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Mar, 2019

Military History Workshop – Chinchilla

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Do you have family that served in the military? Would you like to know more about their service history but don’t know where to start? To commemorate ANZAC Day, Chinchilla Library is holding a workshop to help you research your family’s military history. During the two hour session you will be introduced to online resources such as nominal rolls, embarkation rolls, service records, unit war diaries, and photographs,where you can find out information about your relative’s military service. You will be provided with an information sheet with links to the […]

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Mar, 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 April 11 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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Mar, 2019

Dungeons & Dragons

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Solve puzzles, combat beasts, create your own adventure. If you enjoy role playing games, reading fantasy novels, or playing board games our Dungeons & Dragons night might be for you. Dalby Library will be hosting a Dungeons & Dragons night for all players from complete beginners to experienced adventurers on Saturday 6 April 6.00pm – 10.00pm. Dungeons & Dragons is a world-wide popular tabletop fantasy role playing game. Adopt a character and work as a team to solve puzzles, combat beasts, and create your own adventure. For more information on […]

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Mar, 2019

World Science Festival

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Science is the foundation of the world around us, it explains everything from the air we breathe to the site you are reading this on. Through interactive events, discussions and activities, the World Science Festival aims to open the minds of those both young and old to the wonders of science. Chemistry, physics, biology, coding, robots, whatever takes your interest there is bound to be an activity for you. So why not come and learn something new? Join us for the Chinchilla Community day! 30 March 2019 at the Chinchilla […]

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Mar, 2019

Moonie Storytime

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Storytime is held at the Moonie Library in conjunction with the Moonie Playgroup. Our next session with Sheridan will be Thursday 28th March from 9:30am. Our Storytime for Kids sessions are carefully planned to enhance early literacy skills, and feature stories, songs, and fun craft activities based around a monthly theme. Storytime for Kids is best suited to children aged 3–5, but everyone is welcome. For more info, call us at 1300 COUNCIL or email us at moonie.rtc@nullwdrc.qld.gov.au  

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Mar, 2019

Book Sale at Dalby Library

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Friends of Western Downs Libraries is all set to hold its much anticipated annual book sale. Come on down to Dalby Library at MyALL 107 to pick up a stack of great reading material to keep the whole family entertained over the Easter holidays. Books, magazines, CDs and DVDs are all up for grabs so gather your bags and boxes to bag some bargains and support your local library. Details at a Glance: What: Friends of Western Downs Libraries book sale When: Friday 5 April 9am – 5pm and Saturday 6 […]

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Mar, 2019

It’s Showtime in Jandowae!

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Looking for a great family event this weekend? Come and have fun at the 31st Annual Jandowae and District Show on the 23rd of March 2019. There’s plenty of entertainment for the whole family to enjoy like amusement rides, barrel races, face painting, the famous farmers challenge, laser clay pigeon shooting, music and much more. Catch up with family and friends, wander through the pavilions and check out local artistic and culinary masterpieces and farm produce at this great local event!

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Mar, 2019

Create at Dogwood

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Create at Dogwood MiniMakers Reverse Garbage Workshop Mini Beasts, Bugs and Creepy Crawlies Saturday 27 April, 10.30am-12.00pm For school aged children. $5 per child Children of all ages are fascinated by nature and love creepy crawlies. In this workshop we will be making riveting invertebrates, enthralling arthropods and curious crustaceans. Using community collected bottle tops and collage techniques and an array of salvaged materials, this touring workshop series from Woolloongabba will inspire creativity with the team from Reverse Garbage providing cardboard circles, bendy wire, microfiche (for wings) and foam pieces together with non-toxic […]

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Mar, 2019

Miles Bookclub

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Miles Bookclub will meet 10am, Saturday 6 April 2019 to discuss The Day of the Triffids by John Wyndham In 1951 John Wyndham published his novel The Day of the Triffids to moderate acclaim. Fifty-two years later, this horrifying story is a science fiction classic, touted by The Times (London) as having “all the reality of a vividly realized nightmare.” Bill Masen, bandages over his wounded eyes, misses the most spectacular meteorite shower England has ever seen. Removing his bandages the next morning, he finds masses of sightless people wandering the city. He […]

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Mar, 2019

Now Showing ~ Wanton, Wild & Unimagined

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Wanton, Wild & Unimagined by Alison McDonald John Mullins Memorial Art Gallery Wanton,Wild & Unimagined is a playful exhibition of sculptured recycled plastics that stirs the imagination and evokes environmental reflection. By converting masses of everyday objects into visually aesthetic conceptual discoveries, McDonald’s artwork communicates the optimism in regenerating rubbish, whilst raising questions about the relationship we have with plastic and its supposed sustainability. A travelling exhibition organised by Umbrella Studio contemporary arts, toured by Museums & Galleries Queensland. This project has been assisted by the Australian Government’s Visions of Australia program; and supported […]

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