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Apr, 2019

Create at Dogwood

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Create at Dogwood MiniMakers Reverse Garbage Workshop Mini Beasts, Bugs and Creepy Crawlies Saturday 27 April, 10.30am-12.00pm For school aged children. $5 per child Children of all ages are fascinated by nature and love creepy crawlies. In this workshop we will be making riveting invertebrates, enthralling arthropods and curious crustaceans. Using community collected bottle tops and collage techniques and an array of salvaged materials, this touring workshop series from Woolloongabba will inspire creativity with the team from Reverse Garbage providing cardboard circles, bendy wire, microfiche (for wings) and foam pieces together with non-toxic […]

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Apr, 2019

Storytime for Toddlers at Miles

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Art and language fun is the aim of Storytime for Toddlers.  Sessions are especially beneficial for children between 18 months and 4 years. Storytime for Toddlers will focus on talking, playing, singing and reading. 14 May – @ the Library – In a Certain Light 28 May – @ the Gallery – Goldilocks and the Three Bears Bookings are essential. P: 4628 5330 E: miles.library@nullwdrc.qld.gov.au Looking for a Storytime session closer to you? Click here for details of Storytime in our other branches.

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Apr, 2019

Miles Writer’s Group

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Do you have a desire to express yourself through the written word? Join a local group of enthusiastic writers who set writing challenges each month and then share their results in an atmosphere of good humour and support. The group meet on the third Tuesday of each month at 5pm at the Windsor Hotel. All members are free to follow their own project and enjoy support from the group. New writers welcome by contacting Roxy Bidgood at ribidgood@nullgmail.com

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Apr, 2019

Now Showing ~ Wanton, Wild & Unimagined

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Wanton, Wild & Unimagined by Alison McDonald John Mullins Memorial Art Gallery Wanton,Wild & Unimagined is a playful exhibition of sculptured recycled plastics that stirs the imagination and evokes environmental reflection. By converting masses of everyday objects into visually aesthetic conceptual discoveries, McDonald’s artwork communicates the optimism in regenerating rubbish, whilst raising questions about the relationship we have with plastic and its supposed sustainability. A travelling exhibition organised by Umbrella Studio contemporary arts, toured by Museums & Galleries Queensland. This project has been assisted by the Australian Government’s Visions of Australia program; and supported […]

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Apr, 2019

Miles Bookclub

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Miles Bookclub will meet 10am, Saturday 4 May 2019 to discuss Prodigal Summer by Barbara Kingsolver “Prodigal Summer weaves together three stories of human love within a larger tapestry of lives inhabiting the forested mountains and struggling small farms of southern Appalachia. At the heart of these intertwined narratives is a den of coyotes that have recently migrated into the region. Deanna Wolfe, a reclusive wildlife biologist, watches the forest from her outpost in an isolated mountain cabin where she is caught off-guard by Eddie Bondo, a young hunter who comes to […]

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