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Feb, 2020

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 in the Murilla Room. 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, 2020

Miles Bookclub

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Miles Bookclub will meet 10am, Saturday 7 March. Combining epigrammatic brilliance and shrewd social observation, the works collected in Oscar Wilde’s The Importance of Being Earnest and Other Plays are edited with an introduction, commentaries and notes by Richard Allen Cave in Penguin Classics. ‘To lose one parent may be regarded as a misfortune; to lose both looks like carelessness’ The Importance of Being Earnest is a glorious comedy of mistaken identity, which ridicules codes of propriety and etiquette. Manners and morality are also victims of Wilde’s sharp wit in […]

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Feb, 2020

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 12 March 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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Feb, 2020

Library Lovers Day in Jandowae

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Friday the 14th of February… We all know what day that is right? Of Course, it’s Library Lovers Day! No matter whether you visit the library for the books or the video games, the workshops or the DVDs we want to celebrate all the reasons we love our library. Join us at Jandowae Library to celebrate the best things about the library with games, activities and a delicious morning tea. Will you be spending library lovers day with us? Let us know! RSVP here by Wednesday 12 February.

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Feb, 2020

Win tickets to Words Out West Fest

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Library Lover’s Day is coming up and to celebrate we are giving readers a chance to win one of several double ‘day passes’ for Words Out West Fest! Simply borrow a book from any of our Western Downs Libraries Branches from Saturday 1 to Saturday 8 February to go into the draw to win a double ‘day pass’ to Words Out West Fest. Just by borrowing a book you and a friend can enjoy the Saturday or Sunday program for free. Terms and Conditions Winners must be over 15 years […]

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Feb, 2020

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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Jan, 2020

Birding with Bernice at Bell

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The Bell Birdwatching Group have enjoyable and educational excursions each month, spotting wildlife all around the district. If you’d like to join the group, you can contact Bernice Seton (Life Member of Birds Queensland). The group meets on the 3rd Friday of the month. What a great way to learn more about native species, whilst touring the Western Downs region! Contact: Bernice (0427) 631 080, or Ruth bellbunyacommunitycentre@nullgmail.com.

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Jan, 2020

Tara Technology Support: Let us help you enjoy the digital age

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Get help with your technology troubles with one-to-one basic technology support sessions available at Tara Library between 9.30-11.30am each Monday and Tuesday. We tailor each session for your personal needs. For example, we can teach you how to use  your iPad, tablet or laptop. You can also bring along your own device and we will teach you how to achieve the outcomes you want.  Alternatively, you can use our free WiFi to get started. The best part? It is completely FREE. Bookings are essential, so please phone 1300 COUNCIL or email […]

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Jan, 2020

Photo Preservation is Back

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Do you have treasured family photos that you want to preserve? Take the opportunity from Monday 6 January to Friday 31 January 2020 to scan your precious family memorabilia. Chinchilla Library will once again have the photo preservation unit available for you to use. You can digitise: Printed photographs (up to A4 size) Film negatives (35mm, medium format, 4 x 5 inch) Photo slides (35mm) Documents (up to A4 size) The station can be booked for a 2 hour session. Bookings are essential. If you would like to more information or […]

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