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Council event — November 2017

A maximum of one month of previous events are available.

Narangba Movie in the Park
4 Nov 4.00pm - 8.30pm Narangba Free
Moreton Bay Regional Council’s starlight cinema is coming to Norfolk Lakes Park for the Narangba Movie in the Park.
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QSEC Horse Home Show
4 Nov 8.30am Caboolture
Get ready for an integrated, multidiscipline program focusing on the horse, the rider, training and performance to get the 2017 equestrian season kick-started.
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Job Seeking Skills
7 Nov 4.00pm - 5.00pm Albany Creek Free
Learn how to write your resume, cover letter and selection criteria to get results and make a great impression at your next job interview.
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Deception Bay Movie in the Park
17 Nov 5.00pm - 8.30pm Deception Bay Free
Moreton Bay Regional Council’s starlight cinema is coming to Deception Bay Sports Centre for the Deception Bay Movie in the Park.
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Moreton Bay Region Business Excellence and Innovation Awards and Conference Series
17 Nov 10.00am - 5.00pm Eatons Hill
Come along and support the rising stars of the business community at the Business Moreton Bay Region Conference Series event, incorporating the awards presentation lunch for the Moreton Bay Region Business Excellence and Innovation Awards.
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Official Opening: Ferny Hills Indoor Heated Program Pool
18 Nov 9.00am - 12.00noon Ferny Hills Free
Join Moreton Bay Regional Council on Saturday 18 November for the official opening of the Ferny Hills Indoor Heated Program Pool.
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Family Fun Day
26 Nov 10.00am - 1.00pm Whiteside Free
Bring your family along to our Family Fun Day to celebrate the opening of our latest exhibition, Oh the fun we had!
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Pine Rivers Park Christmas Carols
26 Nov 3.00pm - 8.00pm Strathpine Free
Pine Rivers Park Christmas Carols brings families all the joyful entertainment with an extra sprinkling of Christmas magic.
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Re-purposed Plastics: macramé plant hanger workshop with Kay S Lawrence
29 Nov 12.00noon Redcliffe Free
Learn how to re-purpose plastic bags by creating plarn (plastic yarn) and develop it into a macramé plant hanger to take home.
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Meet Jelena Dokic
30 Nov 12.30pm - 1.30pm North Lakes Free
Jelena Dokic discusses her story of survival, as told in Unbreakable, with co-author Jessica Halloran. Hear how she survived as a refugee, twice. How she survived on the tennis court to become world No. 4. But, most importantly, how she survived her father, Damir Dokic, the tennis dad from hell.
Find out more »

Meet Peter FitzSimons
30 Nov 3.00pm - 4.00pm North Lakes Free
Discover the iconic Australian exploration story of Burke and Wills, as brought to life by Peter FitzSimons, Australia's storyteller. Note: This event will be held in the Community Centre Hall on Level 2, 10 The Corso, North Lakes
Find out more »

Saturday 16 September - Saturday 11 November

Exhibition: Disruptive Patterns
Strathpine Free
Camouflage has its roots in nature and art. This exhibition explores the work of three artists - Kathryn Blumke, Julian Thompson and Jemima Wyman - and their fascination with the hidden and the revealed.

Friday 29 September - Sunday 19 November

Exhibition: Signs of the Times
Whiteside Free
We are surrounded by signs and symbols. Over time, symbols have gone in and out of fashion. Some have endured, others faded away, and new symbols have emerged.

Saturday 30 September - Friday 3 November

Window exhibition: Mental Health Week
Strathpine Free
The Art for Art’s Sake recovery art group was established in May 2012. As a group they specialise in giving isolated or marginalised individuals within our community a place to safely interact with others.

Friday 6 October - Sunday 26 November

Exhibition: War at Sea - The Navy in WWI
Bribie Island Free
War at Sea highlights the contribution the Royal Australian Navy (RAN) made in the ‘war to end all wars.’

Tuesday 17 October - Saturday 11 November

Kiyotsune Ken Kikkawa - Somewhere in Between
Caboolture Free
A collection of ceramic works ranging from sculptures to functional items by Kiyotsune Ken Kikkawa.

Monday 23 October - Friday 1 December

Donate a Book Appeal
All Free
Help make a difference to a child with the gift of a book. Place a new book or gold coin donation in the collection box at any Library.

Wednesday 25 October - Monday 20 November

“Outside” Exhibition
9.00am - 4.00pm Redcliffe Free
An exhibition of fresh designs in homewares and holiday accoutrements inspired from the history, colour and culture of the Moreton Bay Region.

Saturday 28 October - Saturday 27 January

Exhibition: The Glass Houses
Caboolture Free
Long before Lt James Cook sighted them from the Endeavour, the Glass House Mountains have stood as silent sentinels, silhouetted against the sky.

Wednesday 1 November

Art Time
10.30am - 11.00am Caboolture Free
Gallery staff and volunteers will guide children in discovering the stories within the works on display and in creating their own masterpieces.

Redcliffe Peninsula Poets
10.00amRedcliffe
Sit back and relax as the sweet words of the Redcliffe Peninsula Poets entertain you.

Friday 3 November

Australian Native Bee Workshop Cancelled
9.00am - 3.00pm Burpengary
Learn more about our Australian Native Stingless Bee, Learn how to maintain your hive and how to split the hives.

Dance Direction Queensland Presents Kiburi
Various times Redcliffe
Dance Direction Queensland Presents Kiburi

Friday 3 November - Saturday 2 December

Creation Station: pom pom creatures
10.00am - 3.00pm Redcliffe Free
Using a combination of yarn and recycled materials, design your own unique creature by creating a pom pom as a base.

Exhibition: Material Matters - Kay S Lawrence
10.00am - 4.00pm Redcliffe Free
At the heart of this exhibition is the exploration of ‘women’s work’ - needlework techniques and other textile techniques aligned with females, including embroidery, knitting, crochet, and binding.

Saturday 4 November - Saturday 2 December

Window exhibition: Jamie and Savannah Congdon
Strathpine Free
Redcliffe painter Jamie Congdon and his daughter Savannah collaborate to explore the plight of the homeless in Brisbane to create a series of paintings inspired by Savannah’s photographic images

Saturday 4 November

Dance Direction Queensland Presents Ready Set Dance
12.00noon Redcliffe
Dance Direction Queensland's Junior show Ready Set Dance

Narangba Movie in the Park
4.00pm - 8.30pm Narangba Free
Moreton Bay Regional Council’s starlight cinema is coming to Norfolk Lakes Park for the Narangba Movie in the Park.

QSEC Horse Home Show
8.30am Caboolture
Get ready for an integrated, multidiscipline program focusing on the horse, the rider, training and performance to get the 2017 equestrian season kick-started.

Sunday 5 November

Karen Jacobi Dance and Cheer
5.30pm Redcliffe
Karen Jacobi Dance and Cheer Presents the 29th Annual Recital - 'Dreams'

SEQ Futsal Premier League
10.00am - 4.00pm Morayfield Free
Come and support Moreton Bay's own Peninsula Futsal in the Premier Futsal League competition.

Monday 6 November

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 and be inspired by the current exhibition.

Tuesday 7 November

Job Seeking Skills
4.00pm - 5.00pm Albany Creek Free
Learn how to write your resume, cover letter and selection criteria to get results and make a great impression at your next job interview.

Mabels Surprise & Sixty Six Pounds Eleven and Tuppence
Various times Redcliffe
World Premiere for "Mabels Surprise" & "Sixty Six Pounds Eleven and Tuppence" are being shown at The Redcliffe Cultural Centre.

Wednesday 8 November

Art Time
10.30am - 11.00am Caboolture Free
Gallery staff and volunteers will guide children in discovering the stories within the works on display and in creating their own masterpieces.

Heritage Talk - Railways in the First World War
10.00am - 11.00am Whiteside Free
Join Jeff Hopkins-Weise and Rob Shiels as they delve into railways of the ‘Great War’.

The Tap Pack Booked Out
7.00pm Redcliffe
After playing to sold out houses and rave reviews around the country and the world, with upcoming seasons in London and Berlin, Australia's newest and hottest tap dance sensation is coming to Redcliffe this November.

Women’s Work: Looking at the traditional role of women in domestic craft
10.30am - 11.30am Redcliffe Free
Join museum staff to explore objects and wearables from the Moreton Bay Region Museum Collection and discuss the traditional role of women’s craftmaking in the home.

Friday 10 November

Visiting speaker - Ian Jempson CEO Qld Maritime Museum
10.30am - 11.30am Bribie Island Free
In conjunction with our current exhibition War at Sea - The Navy during WWI we invite you to join us in welcoming our guest speaker Ian Jempson CEO Queensland Maritime Museum.

Saturday 11 November

Create: Kokedama - Christmas Edition with Janmaree Lowe
2.00pm - 3.30pm Caboolture
Learn the art of Kokedama making in this exciting Christmas themed workshop with Janmaree Lowe, Curator of Love Handmade Markets. 

Desley Donaldson Ballet Academy presents Clara's Dream and Variety 2017
Various times Redcliffe
Desley Donaldson Ballet Academy Presents Clara’s Dream & Variety 2017

SEQ Futsal Premier League
9.00am - 5.00pm Morayfield Free
Come and support Moreton Bay's own Peninsula Futsal in the Premier Futsal League competition.

Tuesday 14 November - Saturday 16 December

Abe Tongia - Me'a Masani: Something surpassingly beautiful
Caboolture Free
A series of artworks inspired from the architecture of Oceania, and Tongan arts and crafts.

Tuesday 14 November - Wednesday 15 November

Rhythms of Ireland Booked Out
7.30pm Redcliffe
Ireland’s most celebrated show, The Rhythms of Ireland, will return to Australia in 2017 on their worldwide “10 Year Anniversary Tour”.

Wednesday 15 November - Saturday 27 January

Oh darling, let's be adventurous!
9.00am - 3.00pm Caboolture Free
Lounge in the Long Gallery, take in the long view, and pen a letter to a love. Post your letter anonymously in an envelope on the wall.

Wednesday 15 November

Art Time
10.30am - 11.00am Caboolture Free
Gallery staff and volunteers will guide children in discovering the stories within the works on display and in creating their own masterpieces.

Free Career Counselling
1.00pm - 5.00pm North Lakes Free
Make a plan to find the job of your dreams in a free one hour one-on-one session with qualified career counsellors from QUT Caboolture.

Thursday 16 November

Create: Nature in Print with Sandra Pearce
10.00am - 12.00noon Burpengary
This workshop will explore the creative printmaking technique of monoprinting using leaves, stencils and other found materials to create one-of-a-kind and often unexpected images.

John McSweeney and Lucky Starr Show
2.00pm Redcliffe
Australian music legend Lucky Starr teams up with Australian performer of the year John McSweeney for a afternoon of music and entertainment not to be missed

Friday 17 November - Saturday 20 January

Exhibition: Talking Points - Reddy Arts Textile Group
Strathpine Free
Talking Points comprises the work of 13 textile artists. Taking a lateral approach, such as that championed by the creative thinker Dr Edward De Bono, the artists individually selected a quirky word to inspire their art making.

Friday 17 November

Broadway to Pavarotti
7.30pm Redcliffe
‘Broadway to Pavarotti’ is a tribute to some of the best loved popular Broadway Songs and Opera Favourites.

Deception Bay Movie in the Park
5.00pm - 8.30pm Deception Bay Free
Moreton Bay Regional Council’s starlight cinema is coming to Deception Bay Sports Centre for the Deception Bay Movie in the Park.

Moreton Bay Region Business Excellence and Innovation Awards and Conference Series
10.00am - 5.00pm Eatons Hill
Come along and support the rising stars of the business community at the Business Moreton Bay Region Conference Series event, incorporating the awards presentation lunch for the Moreton Bay Region Business Excellence and Innovation Awards.

Saturday 18 November

Official Opening: Ferny Hills Indoor Heated Program Pool
9.00am - 12.00noon Ferny Hills Free
Join Moreton Bay Regional Council on Saturday 18 November for the official opening of the Ferny Hills Indoor Heated Program Pool.

Monday 20 November

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 and be inspired by the current exhibition.

Tuesday 21 November

Battle of the Sexes
8.00am Redcliffe
Academy Award winning actress Emma Stone and Steve Carell serve up a fun and outrageously entertaining spectacle in Battle of the Sexes.

Wednesday 22 November - Tuesday 19 December

“Inspirational Connections” Exhibition
9.00am - 4.00pm Redcliffe Free
“Inspirational Connections” is a compilation of works by artists aware of the importance in preserving and caring for our environment; appreciating life, our oceans, and the creatures within.

Wednesday 22 November

Art Time
10.30am - 11.00am Caboolture Free
Gallery staff and volunteers will guide children in discovering the stories within the works on display and in creating their own masterpieces.

Between the Tides: Information session
10.30am - 11.30am Redcliffe Free
Join members of the Carte Blanche Art Collective to learn how artists and community members can become involved in the Between the Tides festival.

Friday 24 November - Sunday 25 February

Exhibition: Oh the fun we had
Whiteside Free
During the late 1800s and early 1900s, life could be tough. People faced many challenges building homes, working the land and raising families in early townships.

Saturday 25 November

Create: Nature in Print with Sandra Pearce
10.00am - 12.00noon Burpengary
This workshop will explore the creative printmaking technique of monoprinting using leaves, stencils and other found materials to create one-of-a-kind and often unexpected images.

Reilly Dance Academy
Various times Redcliffe
Reilly Dance Academy Presents Dance Upon a Dream

Shibori and hand dyeing demonstration
1.00pm - 2.30pm Strathpine Free
Reddy Art Textile Group members Alison Charlton and Ryl Robertson will talk about how to achieve the best results with each method of shibori and demonstrate their favourite methods.

Sunday 26 November

Family Fun Day
10.00am - 1.00pm Whiteside Free
Bring your family along to our Family Fun Day to celebrate the opening of our latest exhibition, Oh the fun we had!

Pine Rivers Park Christmas Carols
3.00pm - 8.00pm Strathpine Free
Pine Rivers Park Christmas Carols brings families all the joyful entertainment with an extra sprinkling of Christmas magic.

Sunday 26 November - Monday 27 November

JAM Performing Arts
Various times Redcliffe
JAM Performing Arts proudly presents Just Dance 2017

Monday 27 November

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 and be inspired by the current exhibition.

Monday 27 November - Tuesday 19 December

Redcliffe Santa Sleigh
5.30pm - 8.30pm Redcliffe Peninsula Free
Santa Claus is coming to town for the annual Redcliffe Santa Sleigh.

Wednesday 29 November

Art Time
10.30am - 11.00am Caboolture Free
Gallery staff and volunteers will guide children in discovering the stories within the works on display and in creating their own masterpieces.

Artist Talk with Kay S Lawrence
10.30am - 11.30am Redcliffe Free
Material Matters artist Kay S Lawrence will be presenting a relaxed artist talk in the gallery space.

Re-purposed Plastics: macramé plant hanger workshop with Kay S Lawrence
12.00noon Redcliffe Free
Learn how to re-purpose plastic bags by creating plarn (plastic yarn) and develop it into a macramé plant hanger to take home.

Sit and Sew with the Reddy Arts Textile Group
10.30am - 11.30am Strathpine Free
Meet the artists and chat to them about how they create their works. Why not bring along a UFO (un-finished-object) and join them.

The Mountain Between Us
Various times Redcliffe
Stranded after a tragic plane crash, two strangers must forge a connection to survive the extreme elements of a remote snow covered mountain.

Thursday 30 November

Meet Jelena Dokic
12.30pm - 1.30pm North Lakes Free
Jelena Dokic discusses her story of survival, as told in Unbreakable, with co-author Jessica Halloran. Hear how she survived as a refugee, twice. How she survived on the tennis court to become world No. 4. But, most importantly, how she survived her father, Damir Dokic, the tennis dad from hell.

Meet Peter FitzSimons
3.00pm - 4.00pm North Lakes Free
Discover the iconic Australian exploration story of Burke and Wills, as brought to life by Peter FitzSimons, Australia's storyteller. Note: This event will be held in the Community Centre Hall on Level 2, 10 The Corso, North Lakes


 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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