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Feb, 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. 19 Feb – @ the Library – Ahoy There! 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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Feb, 2019

APT9 Kids on Tour

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APT9 Kids on Tour ****ONE DAY ONLY*** Saturday 23 February 2019, 10am – 1pm The Queensland Art Gallery | Gallery of Modern Art (QAGOMA) brings the interactive project APT9 Kids on Tour to Dogwood Crossing, Miles. This FREE program will run concurrently with QAGOMA’s exhibition, ‘The 9th Asia Triennial of Contemporary Art’ (APT9) and APT9 Kids. The activities have been developed by the Children’s Art Centre in collaboration with artists.  Families are invited to explore and experience diverse contemporary art styles from Australia, Asia and the Pacific including interactive and virtual […]

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Feb, 2019

Now Showing ~ Boss Drovers

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Boss Drovers A Queensland Art Gallery | Gallery of Modern Art Touring Exhibition John Mullins Memorial Art Gallery A touring exhibition of works by Robert MacPherson, one of Australia’s most highly regarded contemporary artists, now in the QAGOMA Collection. Works will be accompanied by a tailor-made digital interactive titled Drover Muster to encourage audience participation and engagement with the artist’s concepts and content. The exhibition will be opened by Roma drover Bill Little, who has undertaken one of Australia’s last great long-distance droving ventures, Brinkworth’s Great Cattle Drive. Join us around the yarning […]

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Feb, 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 Miles Library. 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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Feb, 2019

Miles Bookclub

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Miles Bookclub will meet 10am, Saturday 2 March 2019 to discuss Open City by Teju Cole. Feeling adrift after ending a relationship, Julius, a young Nigerian doctor living in New York, takes long walks through the city while listening to the stories of fellow immigrants until a shattering truth is revealed. An opportunity to meet with friends, expand your reading experience, and discuss your favourite book.  Engage your passion for reading in a relaxed, friendly, and welcoming environment. Looking for a Bookclub closer to you? Click here for details of Bookclubs at our other […]

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Feb, 2019

Now Showing ~ Mulga Bill’s Bicycle

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Mulga Bill’s Bicycle Darling Downs Textile Art Group Participating Artists: Gillian Knott, Sue Schmidt, Jenny Burgess, Sandra Tessmann, Noelle Hodges, Hilary Fogerty, Margie Creek, Elizabeth Schmidt, Robyn Anderson, Jan Scudamore and Kaye Joyce A collection of eleven panels created by members of the Darling Downs Textile Art Group illustrating Banjo Patterson’s famous verse Mulga Bill’s Bicycle. Arranged in sequence, each panel brings a different set of lines to life, narrating through simple imagery to add momentum and dramatic effect. Using predominately textile fibre medium, various forms of fabric manipulation are […]

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