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Council event — March 2015

A maximum of one month of previous events are available.

Clean Up Australia Day
1 Mar Various times Various Free
Join us and roll up your sleeves to help clean up a local park, reserve, waterway or a council-controlled roadside.
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Gallipoli
12 Mar 7.30pm Redcliffe
Gallipoli - A Manual of Trench Warfare takes place in a sandbagged trench at Gallipoli, 1915 and puts a perspective on the Great War’s legend of heroism.
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ANZAC Once Upon a War Time - Displays
27 Mar - 31 Dec All Free
This year libraries will be delivering a broad range of activities, programs and resources to commemorate the region’s participation in World War I, including displays - accessible during library opening hours.
Find out more »

Sunday 7 December - Sunday 1 March

Exhibition: Nursery Rhymes Exposed
Whiteside
Come and explore the wonderful world of nursery rhymes with scenes recreated from many of your favourites.

Friday 6 February - Sunday 29 March

Exhibition: Behind the Lines
10.00am - 4.00pm Redcliffe Free
The powerful political weapon of caricature is used to its best effect in Behind the Lines 2014, where the first year of a new government is scrutinised and sketched by the country’s best cartoonists.

Saturday 7 February - Saturday 11 April

Exhibition: Construct: Celebrating Queensland sculpture
Caboolture Free
The first in a series of exhibitions curated to demonstrate the depth and diversity of artistic practice of living Queensland sculptors

Tuesday 10 February - Saturday 7 March

Exhibition: I knew it was wrong but I did it anyway - Cameron Eaton
Caboolture Free
Cameron Eaton’s exhibition “I knew it was wrong but I did it anyway” responds to his expanding awareness of a simultaneous existence as both consumer and resource.

Wednesday 25 February - Sunday 29 March

The 8th Day - Exhibition
8.30am - 4.30pmRedcliffe

Friday 27 February - Sunday 17 May

Exhibition: Remembrance: The Australian War Memorial
Bribie Island Free
This exhibition explores why this building has become a place of meaning for hundreds of thousands of Australians

Saturday 28 February - Wednesday 20 May

Exhibition: Shaun Tan's The Lost Thing: From book to film
Redcliffe Free
From book to film goes behind-the-scenes to reveal how the popular book came to life as an animated film.

Sunday 1 March

Clean Up Australia Day
Various times Various Free
Join us and roll up your sleeves to help clean up a local park, reserve, waterway or a council-controlled roadside.

International Women's Day - Be Inspired
10.00am - 1.00pm Redcliffe Cultural Centre
Soroptimist International Moreton North Inc. invites you to join them celebrate International Women’s Day 2015.

Unbroken
2.00pm Redcliffe Cultural Centre
An epic drama that follows the incredible life of Olympian and war hero Louis “Louie” Zamperini who, along with two other crewmen, survived in a raft for 47 days after a near-fatal plane crash in WWII—only to be caught by the Japanese Navy and sent to a prisoner-of-war camp.

Monday 2 March - Tuesday 31 March

Foyer Exhibition: Monica Batiste
9.00am - 5.00pm Redcliffe Free
Monica Batiste is a yoga instructor as well as an artist.

Wednesday 4 March

G.A.M.E: Wednesday Art Time
10.30am - 11.00am Caboolture Free
Art Time is a free weekly program that introduces young children to the stories and fun that can be discovered in works of art

LOUD @ the Library
3.30pm - 4.30pm Caboolture Free
LOUD is a great time at the Library for 13-17 year olds. Hang with mates and play computer and console games. Listen to music or join in activities while enjoying a snack and drink.

Mid-Morning Showcase: Down Lovers' Lane
10.00am Redcliffe Cultural Centre
Regular duo Joan Wilkie and David Judd invite you to join them for a stroll down Lovers' Lane.

Unbroken
7.30pm Redcliffe Cultural Centre
An epic drama that follows the incredible life of Olympian and war hero Louis “Louie” Zamperini who, along with two other crewmen, survived in a raft for 47 days after a near-fatal plane crash in WWII—only to be caught by the Japanese Navy and sent to a prisoner-of-war camp.

Thursday 5 March - Saturday 11 April

Exhibition: Creative Power: The Art of George Baldessin
10.00am - 4.00pm Strathpine Free
The exhibition includes a selection of prints and drawings and is curated by Tess Edwards Baldessin, the artist’s widow.

Friday 6 March

Exhibition opening: Emporium
10.00am - 11.00am Whiteside Free
Please join us at Pine Rivers Heritage Museum for the official opening of Emporium: Inside Albury’s most famous department store.

Lissa & NeeNee Adventure Time!
10.30am - 11.20am Redcliffe Cultural Centre
Best friends Lissa and NeeNee are an all-singing, all-dancing duo, pumped to share their swinging, funky tunes. Perfect for children 0-8 and their families.

Mayoral Prayer Breakfast
6.45am - 8.30am Kallangur
Everyone is warmly invited to attend this event to join together in collective prayer for the region's families, youth, government and all for our nation as a whole.

Sweet, Sour & Saucy
7.30pm Redcliffe Cultural Centre
Join self-appointed “experts on love” Barbara and Barry for well-intentioned, yet questionable advice through talk back radio and a unique mix of sweet, sour andsaucy songs of yesteryear.

Friday 6 March - Sunday 26 April

Exhibition: Emporium
Whiteside Free
Emporium presents a revealing look at the phenomenal rise of the department store, the advent of ready-to-wear clothing and the proliferation of image-based advertising during the 20th century.

Saturday 7 March

Gold - The Ultimate Abba Show
8.00pm Redcliffe
Happy Days Records are thrilled to present them once again in 2015 for their new show celebrating the 40th Anniversary of Mamma Mia.

The Australian Army Band
11.00am - 12.30pm Redcliffe Cultural Centre
Performing a great selection of classic big band tunes, rousing marches and contemporary hits - this concert never fails to delight audiences of all ages.

Sunday 8 March

Into The Woods
2.00pm Redcliffe
Into the Woods is a modern twist on the beloved Brothers Grimm fairy tales in a musical format that follows the classic tales of Cinderella, Little Red Riding Hood, Jack and the Beanstalk, and Rapunzel-all tied together.

Monday 9 March

Workshop: Photography
9.30am Caboolture
This 3 hour photography workshop and follow up class will guide you through the key features of your camera. 

Tuesday 10 March - Saturday 4 April

Exhibition: Aaron Butt - Rapture
Caboolture Free
Inspired by Prue Gibson’s book Rapture of Death, Aaron Butt’s solo exhibition broadens the term rapture to encompass his fascination with particular objects and images and his subjective responses to this visual stimuli. 

Wednesday 11 March

G.A.M.E: Wednesday Art Time
10.30am - 11.00am Caboolture Free
Art Time is a free weekly program that introduces young children to the stories and fun that can be discovered in works of art

Into The Woods
7.30pm Redcliffe
Into the Woods is a modern twist on the beloved Brothers Grimm fairy tales in a musical format that follows the classic tales of Cinderella, Little Red Riding Hood, Jack and the Beanstalk, and Rapunzel-all tied together.

The Heritage Talks: The Petrie family, by Peter Connell
10.00am - 11.00am Whiteside Free
Explorers, pioneers, builders, graziers, monumental masons, and politicians, the Petrie family have had a long and lasting impact on the development of Brisbane and beyond.

Under 5's Teddy Bears' Picnic
9.00am - 12.00noon Deception Bay Free
Join Cr Greer, Cr Flannery and the Deception Bay Child and Family Alliance at the Under 5's Teddy Bears' Picnic in March. There will be a range of free activities to explore, three hours of stage entertainment AND a teddy bear parade.

Thursday 12 March

Gallipoli
7.30pm Redcliffe
Gallipoli - A Manual of Trench Warfare takes place in a sandbagged trench at Gallipoli, 1915 and puts a perspective on the Great War’s legend of heroism.

Friday 13 March

Workshop: Metaphysics a journey of soul
9.30am - 11.00am Caboolture
You may not be able to control external circumstances but you can learn to train your mind to find positive growth, enabling you to be happy no matter what life throws at you.

Saturday 14 March

Workshop: Amazing millinery - top hats
12.30pm - 1.30pm Whiteside
The top hat once had many names: beaver hat, high hat, silk hat, cylinder hat, chimney pot hat or stove pipe hat! 

Workshop: Free Bicycle Skills and Maintenance
Various times Strathpine Free
Learn correct bicycle set up, maintenance, safety and cycle skills.

Sunday 15 March

Story and play: Let's go fly a kite
10.30am - 11.00am Redcliffe Free
Learn about traditions and values from Japan. How is a Bento box different from your lunch box, what toys are different and what is their traditional style of clothing.

Monday 16 March

Workshop: Photography
9.30am Caboolture
This 3 hour photography workshop and follow up class will guide you through the key features of your camera. 

Tuesday 17 March

Food for Thought: Creating successful crowd funding campaigns
6.00pm - 8.00pm Strathpine Free
Find out how to fund your project through crowd sourcing and crowd funding.

Wednesday 18 March

G.A.M.E: Wednesday Art Time
10.30am - 11.00am Caboolture Free
Art Time is a free weekly program that introduces young children to the stories and fun that can be discovered in works of art

Thursday 19 March - Sunday 12 April

Saturday Night Fever
7.30pm Redcliffe
Saturday Night Fever is a stage version of the extraordinarily successful 1977 movie starring John Travolta.

Friday 20 March

Business Networking Lunch: Lindy Chamberlain Booked Out
11.45am - 2.00pm North Lakes
Lindy Chamberlain will share her story and how she moved on by learning from the experiences of life.

Saturday 21 March

Activity: Imaginary menagerie (adults)
1.00pm - 2.30pm Strathpine Free
Be inspired by the works of George Baldessin and come to the gallery to make prints of strange animals with Karl deWaal. 

Activity: Imaginary menagerie (kids)
11.00am - 12.00noon Strathpine Free
Be inspired by the works of George Baldessin and come to the gallery to make prints of strange animals with Karl deWaal. 

Floor Talks and Panel Discussion: Charles Robb, Stephen Newton, James and Eleanor Avery
9.30am Caboolture
Caboolture Regional Art Gallery is pleased to invite you to the second series of artist talks for con│struct: Celebrating Queensland Sculpture.

Healthy Horses, Healthy Water - Grazing and Catchment workshop for Horse Keepers
9.00am - 12.30pm Dayboro Free
Effectively managing your pasture will improve your horse’s health, save you time and money, place you in the best possible position to cope with dry times and contribute to the health of your property and the environment.

Workshop: Free Bicycle Skills and Maintenance
Various times Brendale Free
Learn correct bicycle set up, maintenance, safety and cycle skills.

Wednesday 25 March

Connect to your creek week: Planting Lagoon Creek
9.00am - 11.00am Griffin Free
If you want to help improve Lagoon Creek please come along and plant a tree.

G.A.M.E: Wednesday Art Time
10.30am - 11.00am Caboolture Free
Art Time is a free weekly program that introduces young children to the stories and fun that can be discovered in works of art

Thursday 26 March

Game LANd
3.30pm - 5.00pm Caboolture Free
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 27 March - Thursday 31 December

ANZAC Once Upon a War Time - Displays
All Free
This year libraries will be delivering a broad range of activities, programs and resources to commemorate the region’s participation in World War I, including displays - accessible during library opening hours.

Friday 27 March

The Hub Unplugged
5.00pm - 8.00pm Caboolture Free
In support of local talented musicians, “The Hub Unplugged” allows musicians to perform 3 songs in a 15 minute time slot of their choice.

The Hub Unplugged
5.00pm - 8.00pm Caboolture Free
In support of local talented musicians, “The Hub Unplugged” allows musicians to perform 3 songs in a 15 minute time slot of their choice

Saturday 28 March

Connect to your creek week: Hays Inlet Cleanup
8.00am - 10.00am Griffin Free
Join in a creek‐side rubbish collection for connect to your creek week.

Earth Hour 2015: Raptor Vision
5.30pm - 7.30pm Burpengary Free
Come and join the team at CREEC to have your opportunity to hold an owl and see these magnificent creatures flying in the natural environment.

Mystery Box: Koinobori
12.30pm - 1.30pm Redcliffe
Learn about Japanese culture and then make a miniature Koinobori, carp shaped windsock, in celebration of the traditional Japanese celebration of children’s day.

Workshop: Free Bicycle Skills and Maintenance
Various times Deception Bay Free
Learn correct bicycle set up, maintenance, safety and cycle skills.


 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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