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May, 2019

Colour me Happy at Jandowae Library

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Find out how colours affect our mood.  Relax and unwind with friends.  Come and join us to de-stress with a ‘Colour me happy’ colouring in session! Get your creative juices flowing and relax with morning tea and a colouring in. At a glance…. When: Tuesday 18 June, 9.30am–11.30am Where: Jandowae Library Cost: FREE, includes a light morning tea All ages are welcome, from the very young through to the young at heart. Work together to bring out your creativity and take your artworks home with you. Bookings are required by […]

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May, 2019

Now Showing ~ Remembering Marie Makin

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On the Curved Wall Remembering Marie Makin A retrospective of the work of Marie Makin The Makin family have lovingly curated an exhibition of their late mother Marie’s work. This year marks the 35th anniversary since Marie’s passing and the exhibition brings together artwork from family and friends demonstrating a life full of passion for art. EXHIBITION DATES 4 May – 24 June 2019 @ Dogwood Crossing, Miles RSVP – ALL WELCOME Wednesday 1 May 07 4628 5330 dogwood.crossing@nullwdrc.qld.gov.au Image caption: Marie Makin | Angophora Costata | Water colour on […]

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May, 2019

Create at Dogwood

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Create at Dogwood MiniMakers Clay Workshop with Karen Gaskell Cheeky Chooks Saturday 8 June, 10.30am-12.30pm For school aged children. $5 per child Read more To book call 4628 5330 or email dogwood.crossing@nullwdrc.qld.gov.au Dabble at Dogwood Alcohol Ink Workshop with Jean Dwyer COLOUR YOUR WORLD Saturday 15 June, 9am-4pm For teens and adults. $30 per person Read more To book call 4628 5330 or email dogwood.crossing@nullwdrc.qld.gov.au

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May, 2019

Anzac Slice, quilts and ‘potty ideas’ – This month in Better Homes and Gardens!

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How quickly the year is rolling along! May’s weather is getting cooler and the family’s appetite for wholesome meals may be rising as the temperature drops. You can find fabulous recipes for tantalising dishes, sure to please even the toughest critics from page 89 – 94. On Page 111 you can find directions to turn everyone’s favourite Anzac biscuits into a delicious slice, filled with caramel, and topped with cream, banana and passionfruit! Mouthwatering! Do you enjoy patchwork quilting? Pages 44 – 50, have quilts to take you right through […]

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Apr, 2019

STEAM Storytime at Chinchilla

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Chinchilla is changing up their Storytime sessions, and introducing a Storytime STEAMSquad! Storytime for Toddlers is held every Friday at 9.30am, at the Chinchilla Library. But for the LAST Friday of March, April and May, we will run Storytime STEAMSquad instead. Our upcoming themes: 26 April – Ocean 31 May – Robots   STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math) learning happens naturally every day as children explore, play and try new things.  When children play, they explore and build skills and theories about the world. Come along and have […]

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Apr, 2019

#STEAMSquad

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Registration opens at 9am on Tuesday 23 April! Term 2 of STEAMSquad will run for 6 weeks from 7 May – 12 June. #STEAMSquad is an after-school program for children aged 7–12, held at Chinchilla, Dalby and Tara Libraries. Each week children participate in Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Maths activities in a fun, hands-on environment. Our aim is to give ALL children the opportunity to experience tomorrow’s skills, today. Due to popular demand, this year we will have a Junior #STEAMSquad (7–8) and Senior #STEAMSquad (9–12). Children will be […]

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Mar, 2019

Storytime for Kids with Karen and Chris

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Come in and join the fun at our Storytime for Kids! Karen or Chris will be singing, reading a fantastic story, and making some great craft to take home. Our next Storytime is May 15 2019 Time: 9.30-10.30am Storytime for Kids is best suited to ages 3–5 years, but everyone is welcome. Enquiries to 1300 COUNCIL or wandoan.library@nullwdrc.qld.gov.au Looking for Storytime at a branch near you? Click here for other Storytime sessions.

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Mar, 2017

Are you a ‘Crafty Cat’?

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Thursdays are Making Days at Bell Community Centre! The Bell Art Group has Painting Days on Thursdays, and the studio is open to arty people of all persuasions. Whether you’re a beginner or experienced crafter, you’re welcome to join in. Bring your own craft projects or just come for a ‘yarn’. When: Each Thursday from 9.00am Where: The studio, Bell Bunya Community Centre, 71 Maxwell Street Bell 4408 For more details, contact Ruth at bellbunyacommunitycentre@nullgmail.com.

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Sep, 2016

Lynda.com for Everyone!

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Did you know that as a Western Downs Libraries member, you can join Lynda.com for free? THAT’S RIGHT! All you have to do is click here and create a free account using your library card – it’s that easy! Lynda is a huge website specifically designed to help you improve your skills. If you want to learn about Windows 10, Microsoft Excel, Powerpoint, or anything else computer-related, they have that! Maybe you are more of a creative soul? Lynda can help with that too. From photography tutorials to courses in the […]

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