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Jul, 2019

Wandoan Bookclub

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Love a good book and enjoy sharing your thoughts on the book? Wandoan Library has our very own Bookclub and our next get together will be on Thursday August 8 at 3.30 pm. Looking for a Bookclub closer to you? Click here for details of Bookclubs at our other branches.

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Jul, 2019

Recovering the Past

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Come along to the Meandarra ANZAC Memorial Museum to experience our new exhibition: RECOVERING THE PAST Wednesday 24 June to Sunday 25 August 2019 A poignant photographic exploration of the physical and psychological consequences of war, by London based photographer Ian Alderman. Proudly sponsored by the Meandarra/Glenmorgan RSL Sub-Branch For more information contact Meandarra ANZAC Memorial Museum on 46656147 or email us at meandarra.museum@nullwdrc.qld.gov.au Photo credit: #Flanders 6950, Digital photographic print on archival paper, 594 x 841mm, 2018

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Jul, 2019

Meandarra Museum Volunteers Wanted

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Do you have a passion for research or perhaps a flair for arranging and displaying artefacts? The Meandarra ANZAC Memorial Museum volunteer group is always looking for new members. Our dedicated volunteers devise and construct our new exhibitions, ensure the museum is open for visitors on weekends, and assist with cleaning and maintenance of our precious artefacts. There is no minimum time commitment – we welcome anyone with an interest in our museum! If this sounds like something for you, please contact the Meandarra ANZAC Memorial Museum on 4665 6147, email meandarra.museum@nullwdrc.qld.gov.au or contact […]

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Jul, 2019

What’s on in Meandarra?

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Are you looking for something to do at Meandarra Library? Check out the list below to find out what is happening in our wonderful space. July 22 – Storytime for Kids at Meandarra Library happens at 10.30am – Suitable for children up to 5 years. Everyone welcome. Other events happening in our district: June 24 to August 25 – Recovering the Past exhibition at Meandrarra ANZAC Memorial Museum. For more information email meandarra.museum@nullwdrc.qld.gov.au July 19 – Official opening of Recovering the Past at Meandarra ANZAC Memorial Museum at 1pm. Everyone […]

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Jul, 2019

Miles Bookclub

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Miles Bookclub will meet 10am, Saturday 2 August 2019 to discuss The Burial by Courtney Collins. It is the dawn of the twentieth century in Australia and a woman has done an unspeakable thing. Twenty-two-year-old Jessie has served a two-year sentence for horse rustling. As a condition of her release she is apprenticed to Fitzgerald ‘Fitz’ Henry, who wants a woman to allay his loneliness in a valley populated by embittered ex-soldiers. Fitz wastes no time in blackmailing Jessie and involving her in his business of horse rustling and cattle […]

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Jul, 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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Jul, 2019

Safe Space Curated by Christine Morrow

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Safe Space brings together three-dimensional art works by twelve contemporary Australian artists that explore psychological aspects of physical space. It features a range of figurative elements and narrative themes with social, and sometimes political, resonances. Many of the works in this exhibition take as their point of departure: the human body, its dimensions, the spaces it occupies, the narratives that contain it and the theatre or spectacle that unfolds around it. Participating Artists: Abdul-Rahman Abdullah, Alex Seton, Claire Healy + Sean Cordeiro, David Cross, Franz Ehmann, Karla Dickens, Keg de Souza, […]

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Jul, 2019

Call out to Western Downs Artists’

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Call Out to Western Downs Artist’s 2019 Western Downs Regional Artist’ Exhibition | Inside Out John Mullins Memorial Art Gallery 21 October – 10 December 2019 The John Mullins Memorial Art Gallery is proudly sponsored by Murilla Hardware Supplies Artists who live and/or work in the Western Downs Regional Council area are invited to submit work in any media to the 2019 Western Downs Artists’ Exhibition in response to the exhibition theme. Inside Out invites artists to reflect on their personal arts practice by looking ‘in’, to connect with their essence of […]

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Jul, 2019

Recognition by Penny Eamer

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On the Curved Wall Recognition An exhibition of paintings and drawings by Penny Eamer Recognition celebrates an artist’s subconscious recognition of design, composition, line & form, that often lie hidden within our everyday life. EXHIBITION DATES 29 June – 20 August 2019 Image caption: Penny Eamer | Iron lace 2018 | Watercolour and pen and ink on watercolour paper | 42cm x 56cm

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Jul, 2019

Drone Coding: Search and Rescue

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National Science Week is coming up and STEM Punks are on their way to Western Downs Libraries. STEM Punks will be holding a series of drone coding workshops at libraries and schools around the region in August. Kids will learn about block based coding and how to program a drone to complete a search and rescue mission! Parents and guardians; coding is more fun with friends! We’d encourage you to join in with your child on all the search and rescue coding fun! Introduce your kids to the wonders of […]

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