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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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Jan, 2019

Calm Hearts Calm Minds

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Yoga storytime has returned to Dalby! Children aged 6 – 11 can come to the Library to stretch, breathe and meditate the stresses of school away each Tuesday from 3.30pm – 4.30pm between 5 February and 26 March 2019. It is well known that yoga has benefits for all ages including: building capacity for managing stress and difficult emotions, improving concentration and increasing confidence and positive body image. These sessions will be relaxing but fun so click here to book in. To keep up to date with what’s on connect with […]

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Jan, 2019

Storytime for Bubs – STARTING SOON!

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Your baby needs the best start possible. Chinchilla, Dalby and Wandoan Libraries will begin Storytime for Bubs in February. During our Storytime for Bubs sessions we sing lots of songs, share stories, and introduce learning games and sensory experiences. Storytime is a friendly and relaxed session with the aim of encouraging your baby’s development and supporting you in being your child’s first and most important teacher. Did you know that 90%of a child’s brain development happens in the first 5 years? Sharing stories and rhymes, signs, talking and playing with your […]

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Jan, 2019

#STEAMSquad is starting in TARA!

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Great news Tara residents! #STEAMsquad is coming to a branch near you! #STEAMSquad is an after school program for children aged 7-12 years old.  Each week children participate in Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math activities in a fun, hands-on environment. Our aim is to give ALL children the opportunity to experience tomorrow’s skills, today. Some of our sessions may include: science experiments, art projects, engineering challenges, learning how to code, or using a robot. Our #STEAMSquad program is extremely popular in Dalby and Chinchilla, and we are really excited to […]

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Jan, 2019

Storytime at Jandowae Library

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Exciting news for our Jandowae families… Storytime will now be held on the 2nd and 5th Wednesday of the month at the Jandowae Library! Storytime will kick off on Wednesday 30 January from 10- 11am with music, dancing, craft and stories.  The theme for January is Dinosaurs, and the story this month is I’m a dirty dinosaur by Janeen Brian and Ann James. Storytime is best suited to children aged 5 & under. So come along and join Mrs Taylor for storytime at the Jandowae Library!

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Jan, 2019

Back to School

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As we all know the school holidays have gone too quickly and it is nearly time to go back to school. Here are our top tips for going back to school- #1- Review school material and information… Make sure you know the where and when of drop offs, bus timetables and new classrooms to ensure a smooth transition into the school year. Review the book list & uniform list and shop for school supplies. A new school year can mean new technology- if you need a helping hand with the tech that […]

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Jan, 2019

#STEAMSquad 2019

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Registration opens at 9am on Monday 4 February! #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 Math 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 divided into groups depending on their age and abilities, allowing staff to target the skills […]

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Jan, 2019

Kanopy- free movie streaming

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We love movies so we’re pumped to introduce our free movie streaming service, Kanopy. Kanopy lets you stream up to 10 movies per month, absolutely free. All you need is your library card. visit www.wdrc.kanopy.com/ Create an account Enter your library card number and pin (last 4 digits of card number) Enjoy 10 movies per month, absolutely free! Don’t forget we have a whole e-library for you to enjoy! Check out BorrowBox, RB Digital, and StoryBox Library to access books, audiobooks, magazines and kids stories online and absolutely free!

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Dec, 2018

Kids on Tour

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Experience and explore contemporary art with the popular Kids On Tour workshops from the Gallery of Modern Art, Brisbane. Workshops will be held at the Lapunyah Art Gallery, Chinchilla, and are FREE! Bookings are essential. Suitable for all ages (preschool and younger children must be accompanied by an adult).   Workshops will be held on: Monday 14 January, 10.30-11.30am Tuesday 15 January, 10.30-11.30am Wednesday 16 January, 10.30-11.30am Friday 18 January, 10.30-11.30am   Contact the Art Gallery on 4668 9908 or lapunyah@nulloutlook.com for bookings or more information  

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Dec, 2018

Wandoan in February

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Want something to do this February? Why not try something new and get reacquainted with old friends or make some new friends? February 2 — Nominations close for 2019 Showgirl and Ambassador competition February 2  —  Noonga Old Time Dance music by Sound Elite evening starts at 8.00pm – Bar operating, novelty dances and Raffles- Supper supplied February  7 —  Baby Rhyme Time for Bubs with Karen.  Come join us for a singalong. February 11 —  Starting today through to the March 1 we will have a Photo Preservation Station here at the library […]

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