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Council event — July 2016

A maximum of one month of previous events are available.

Rodeo Roundup
2 Jul 5.00pm Caboolture
Dust off those belt buckles, polish the boots and don't forget your cowboy hat - its rodeo time! 
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Wicked
29 Jul - 14 Aug 7.00pm - 10.30pm Redcliffe
PREPARE TO BE SPELLBOUND! Awe- inspiring ans spectacular, WICKED is the untold story of the witches of OZ.
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Friday 29 April - Sunday 17 July

Exhibition: The Finishing Touch
10.00am - 4.00pm Bribie Island Free
The Finishing Touch is a journey into the world of embroidery and crochet, and the doilies, beaded covers and table linen once popular in many Australian homes. 

Friday 13 May - Sunday 31 July

Exhibition: Surprising Stories About Ordinary things
10.00am Redcliffe Free
Our museum collection has a range of objects from bottles discarded as trash to treasured heirlooms handed-down from generation to generation.

Wednesday 18 May - Saturday 9 July

Exhibition: LOVE...more than a four letter word
10.00am - 4.00pm Caboolture Free
This exhibition showcases a selection of emerging and established artists who examine the complex feelings, states and attitudes we know as love. 

Saturday 4 June - Saturday 16 July

Exhibition: Offshoots - A Florilegium from the Cairns Botanic Gardens
10.00am - 4.00pm Strathpine Free
Offshoots: A Florilegium from the Cairns Botanic Gardens is a selection of botanical illustrations by Julie McEnerny with a special focus on plants of ecological or cultural significance. 

Friday 17 June - Saturday 23 July

Exhibition: RASarts - Exhibition of Excellence 2016
10.00am - 4.00pm Redcliffe Free
RASarts: Exhibition of Excellence 2016 promotes the creativity of the region through a collection of work that reflects the richness and diversity of local artists.

Tuesday 21 June - Saturday 16 July

Exhibition: The Doubting Philosopher - David Adams
9.00am Caboolture Free
David Adams’ work has been inspired by his study of ancient Greek mythology and philosophy.

Saturday 25 June - Sunday 10 July

School Holiday Program
Bribie Island Free
Across the school holidays the Bribie Island Seaside Museum will be running free children's self-paced activities based on a mini exhibition theme - Drafting and Writing tools.

Friday 1 July

G.A.M.E: Creepy Crafts
2.00pm - 3.30pm Strathpine Free
Make monsters, spiders, bats and other creepy crawlies.

School Holiday Wooden Workshop: Comic Book or magazine holder
10.00am - 12.30pm Whiteside
Assemble your own comic book/magazine holder from wooden materials.

Workshop: Hearts and Flowers Origami
10.00am - 11.30am Caboolture Free
The whole family can make these easy origami creations!

Saturday 2 July

G.A.M.E: Creepy crafts
10.00am - 3.30pm Strathpine Free
Make monsters, spiders, bats and other creepy crawlies.

Rodeo Roundup
5.00pm Caboolture
Dust off those belt buckles, polish the boots and don't forget your cowboy hat - its rodeo time! 

Sunday 3 July - Sunday 10 July

NAIDOC Week Celebrations
Various
NAIDOC (National Aboriginal Islander Day of Celebration) celebrates the history, culture and achievements of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and is an opportunity to recognise the contributions that Indigenous Australians make to our country. 

Monday 4 July

G.A.M.E: Still life Drawing
Strathpine Free
Spend some time drawing some still life arrangements. The gallery has a wide collection of objects to inspire you. 

Monday Painting Group
10.30am - 1.00pm Strathpine Free
Every Monday the gallery hosts a free adults painting group where participants with a range of experience come together to paint.

Workshop: Decorated Fans of Love
10.00am - 11.30am Caboolture Free
The fans in our exhibition are decorated with romantic scenes, come along to this workshop to construct and decorate your own folding fan.

Tuesday 5 July

Community immunisation clinic
1.30pm - 3.30pm Kallangur
Council operates immunisation clinics in a range of easily accessible locations to protect the community against infectious diseases such as whooping cough, measles, diphtheria, meningococcal C and mumps.

G.A.M.E: Humpty’s Adventures
10.30am - 11.30am Redcliffe
Come and help create the story of Humpty Dumpty through a series of problem solving activities. 

G.A.M.E: Still life Drawing
Strathpine Free
Spend some time drawing some still life arrangements. The gallery has a wide collection of objects to inspire you. 

Wednesday 6 July - Monday 1 August

MBAC Xmas in July
8.30am - 4.30pm Stage Door Gallery Free
20 artists presenting paintings, photography, pottery, sculptures, jewellery, wood, shell, mosaic, textile, cards, local authors books...

Wednesday 6 July

Eye In the Sky
7.30pm - 10.30pm Redcliffe Cultural Centre
Col. Katherine Powell, a military officer in command of an operation to capture terrorists in Kenya, sees her mission escalate when a girl enters the kill zone riggering an international dispute over the implications of modern warfare.

G.A.M.E: Dragon Day
10.30am - 3.30pm Strathpine Free
Dragons are featured in mythology from the four corners of the Earth. Did you know there are different ones from different countries?

Pants Down Circus Rock
2.00pm - 3.30pm Redcliffe Cultural Centre
Pants Down Circus ROCK! is a high-voltage all-ages show set to a pumping rock soundtrack and packed full of death-defying stunts. Imagine the greatest rock band ever, as a circus. It’ll shake you all night long

Thursday 7 July

G.A.M.E: Ani-morphia
10.30am - 3.30pm Strathpine Free
What has a fluffy tail, long legs, wings and a mane….anything you want! Come to the gallery to create your own free standing animals using our range, or creating your own.

G.A.M.E: Humpty’s Adventures
10.30am - 11.30am Redcliffe
Come and help create the story of Humpty Dumpty through a series of problem solving activities. 

The Fairies - Let's Party!
11.00am - 1.00pm Redcliffe Cultural Centre
The Fairies - Lets Party

Workshop: Friendship Bracelets
10.00am - 11.30am Caboolture Free
Friendship bracelets are a lot easier to make than you might think! Come and make one with your best friend.

Friday 8 July

G.A.M.E: Wild Wings
Strathpine Free
Take a long look at wings. Create wings inspired by birds, butterflies, insects, angels and fairies. 

Friday 8 July - Sunday 28 August

Exhibition: Exposing the Silhouette
10.00am Whiteside Free
Fashion is notoriously fickle. Over recent decades hemlines have regularly gone up and down, and waist lines have alternated between being well defined - or not.

Saturday 9 July

G.A.M.E: Wild Wings
Strathpine Free
Take a long look at wings. Create wings inspired by birds, butterflies, insects, angels and fairies. 

Workshop: Creating your own Diary Comics using Satire
9.30am - 12.30pm Whiteside
Love cartoons, comics, anime or Manga? Find out how to create your own with help from a professional comic book artist.

Sunday 10 July

G.A.M.E: Story and Play - Aboriginal Lore
10.30am - 11.00am Redcliffe Free
Come and join us for stories, songs and games as we explore Dreamtime Stories. 

Monday 11 July

Monday Painting Group
10.30am - 1.00pm Strathpine Free
Every Monday the gallery hosts a free adults painting group where participants with a range of experience come together to paint.

Tuesday 12 July

Community immunisation clinic
1.30pm - 3.30pm Albany Creek
Council operates immunisation clinics in a range of easily accessible locations to protect the community against infectious diseases such as whooping cough, measles, diphtheria, meningococcal C and mumps.

Community immunisation clinic
9.30am - 11.30am Deception Bay
Council operates immunisation clinics in a range of easily accessible locations to protect the community against infectious diseases such as whooping cough, measles, diphtheria, meningococcal C and mumps.

Foster Florence Jenkins
10.00am - 12.30pm Redcliffe Cultural Centre
Convinced of her own talent, the voice Florence heard in her head was beautiful, while to everyone else it was hilarious and awful.

Wednesday 13 July

Heritage Talk: Writing Turrwan, a Historical Novel about Tom Petrie’s Early Years by Richard Carroll
10.00am - 11.00am Whiteside Free
The Novel Turrwan - with insights into the Petrie family, Tom's Reminiscences of Early Queensland, the dilemma facing a white person writing about Indigenous people and their culture, and a brief look at self-publishing.

Thursday 14 July

The Jungle Book
10.00am - 12.30pm Redcliffe Cultural Centre
An all-new live-action epic adventure about Mowgli (newcomer Neel Sethi), a man-cub who’s been raised by a family of wolves. But Mowgli finds he is no longer welcome in the jungle when fearsome tiger Shere Khan (voice of Idris Elba), who bears the scars of Man, promises toeliminate what he sees as a threat.

Friday 15 July

Elton John Experience
7.30pm - 10.30pm Redcliffe Cultural Centre
With impressive costumes, production and video backdrops, this production replicates as closely as possible the experience of an Elton John concert today, highlighting the showmanship,virtuosic piano playing and crowd engagement that you would expect from this iconic performer.

Saturday 16 July

Ruthless
7.00pm - 10.00pm Redcliffe Cultural Centre
A musical theatre that incorporates music, art, drama and dance, this story illustrates a kind of beauty accentuated through courage, kindness and a heart to help those in need.

Vertical Garden Design
9.00am - 11.30am Eatons Hill Free
Discover the Akeko Vertical Garden system, made from recycled timber and natural materials.

Monday 18 July

Monday Painting Group
10.30am - 1.00pm Strathpine Free
Every Monday the gallery hosts a free adults painting group where participants with a range of experience come together to paint.

Tuesday 19 July - Saturday 13 August

Exhibition: Moreton and beyond - Fine Monochrome Print Group
9.00am - 10.00am Caboolture Free
Portfolios of prints by nine members of the Fine Monochrome Print Group. 

Tuesday 19 July

Community immunisation clinic
1.30pm - 4.30pm North Lakes
Council operates immunisation clinics in a range of easily accessible locations to protect the community against infectious diseases such as whooping cough, measles, diphtheria, meningococcal C and mumps.

Community immunisation clinic
9.30am - 11.30am Redcliffe
Council operates immunisation clinics in a range of easily accessible locations to protect the community against infectious diseases such as whooping cough, measles, diphtheria, meningococcal C and mumps.

Eddie the Eagle
10.00am - 12.30pm Redcliffe Cultural Centre
The movie details the inspiring exploits of Michael Edwards, better known as “Eddie the Eagle,”the most famous ski jumper in British history. The film’s portrayal of Edwards’ never-say-dieapproach to the sport, celebrates the human spirit and resilience in the face of extraordinary odds and challenges.

Heritage talk: Centenary of the Battle of Fromelles
10.30am - 11.30am Redcliffe Free
The Battle of Fromelles, is regarded as the worst day in Australia’s military history.

Wednesday 20 July - Saturday 20 August

Exhibition: This Place Of Ours - works from the collection
9.00am Caboolture Free
This exhibition brings together a selection of works from the Moreton Bay Regional Council Art Collection. 

Wednesday 20 July - Thursday 21 July

Whisky Tango Foxtrot
7.30pm - 12.30pm Redcliffe Cultural Centre
In 2002, cable news producer Kim Barker (Tina Fey) decides to shake up her routine by taking a daring new assignment in Kabul, Afghanistan. Dislodged from her comfortable American lifestyle, Barker finds herself in the middle of an out-of-control war zone.

Thursday 21 July

Food for Thought: Stop Frame Animation for YouTube and Instagram with Tyronne Curtis
6.00pm - 8.00pm Redcliffe Free
Learn how to use your tablet or smartphone to make stop motion animations. 

Friday 22 July - Saturday 3 September

Exhibition: A Conversation about Portraiture
10.00am - 4.00pm Strathpine Free
A Conversation about Portraiture explores the many different approaches to portraiture, from the traditional through to non-figurative, more informal approaches to the genre.

Exhibition: Karike Ashworth - Lamentation
10.00am - 4.00pm Strathpine Free
This exhibition delicately addresses the uncomfortable subject of illness and death.

Friday 22 July - Sunday 2 October

Exhibition: Voyages Botanical
10.00am Bribie Island Free
Explore multi-award winning artist Christine Johnson's tribute to the untamed treasures of Australia's vast native flower garden. 

Friday 22 July

Melbourne City Ballet presents Romeo & Juliet Booked Out
7.30pm - 9.30pm Redcliffe
The tale of two star-crossed lovers is brought beautifully to stage with the power of movement giving ‘words’ to Shakespeare’s masterpiece.

Sunday 24 July

G.A.M.E: Mystery Box - Story Stones
10.30am - 11.30am Redcliffe Museum
Story Stones. Learn about the Dreaming and the symbols and meanings that are entwined with this time and tradition. 

PetSmart Microchipping
9.00am - 12.00noonCaboolture
Council offers microchipping sessions

Monday 25 July

Monday Painting Group
10.30am - 1.00pm Strathpine Free
Every Monday the gallery hosts a free adults painting group where participants with a range of experience come together to paint.

Tuesday 26 July

Community immunisation clinic
1.30pm - 4.30pm Strathpine
Council operates immunisation clinics in a range of easily accessible locations to protect the community against infectious diseases such as whooping cough, measles, diphtheria, meningococcal C and mumps.

Wednesday 27 July

Artist talks: Leonard Brown, Marian Drew, Yvonne Milss-Stanley and Cameron Eaton
10.30am - 12.00noon Caboolture Free
Leonard Brown, Marian Drew, Yvonne Milss-Stanley and Cameron Eaton will discuss their links to the Moreton Bay Region and the development of their current practice.

Thursday 28 July

Game LANd
3.30pm - 5.00pm Caboolture Free
LAN party at the library! A LAN (local area network) party is when computers are connected together so we can play multiplayer computer games, against up to 12 people, in the same place. Ages 13-17.

Friday 29 July

Griffin Reserve Tree Planting
8.30am - 12.30pm Griffin Free
Come and join in the native planting at the Griffin Environmental Reserve. 

Friday 29 July - Saturday 20 August

Exhibition: Tyson Evans Scholarship 2016
10.00am - 4.00pm Redcliffe Free
This exhibition showcases finalists in the Tyson Evans Scholarship program. 

Friday 29 July - Sunday 14 August

Wicked
7.00pm - 10.30pm Redcliffe
PREPARE TO BE SPELLBOUND! Awe- inspiring ans spectacular, WICKED is the untold story of the witches of OZ.

Sunday 31 July

National Tree Day
9.00am - 11.00am Various Free
National Tree Day- Australia’s largest community tree-planting event - is a special day for the community to come together and enhance our local environment by planting native trees and shrubs.


 Disclaimer:
This calendar is provided by Moreton Bay Regional Council as a community service. As community events are provided by organisers and may change without notice, we advise you to contact organisers directly to confirm details. While every effort is made to ensure this calendar is current and up to date, Council takes no responsibility for the accuracy of the listings, nor does it endorse any community event unless expressly stated.

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