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Pine Rivers Christmas Carols Cancelled
16 Dec 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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Tuesday 6 November - Saturday 5 January

Hub Exhibition: Mary Elizabeth Barron - Under foot
10.00am - 4.00pm Caboolture Free
The beauty in the often less appreciated and noticed natural wonders beneath our feet are the source of inspiration for this body of work.

Friday 9 November - Sunday 3 February

Exhibition: Going Away
10.00am - 3.00pm Bribie Island Free
It’s holiday time and Bribie Island is the place to go: sun, sand, fresh air and a relaxed pace. Bribie has long been a popular holiday destination, but what is it that makes Bribie so special?

Saturday 17 November - Saturday 19 January

Exhibition: The Weaving Room
10.00am - 4.00pm Strathpine Free
A space that explores both traditional and contemporary approaches to weaving.

Monday 19 November - Saturday 15 December

Self-paced activities: Free weaving daily
10.30am - 3.30pm Strathpine Free
Join us at the gallery to discover the joy of weaving with a range of activities introducing weaving to beginners of all ages

Wednesday 21 November - Wednesday 19 December

Diversity
9.00am - 4.00pm Redcliffe Free
Kim Mancini's painting style truly exemplifies the metropolitan Queensland lifestyle.

Saturday 24 November - Sunday 17 February

Exhibition: Smiley comes home - The lives of Colin Petersen
10.00am - 4.00pm Redcliffe Free
A musical prodigy at 7. An international child actor at 11. In the Bee Gees at 21. Colin returns to the Redcliffe peninsula where it all began.

The Beat
10.00am - 4.00pm Redcliffe Free
Come and discover ways in which we interact with music in the Imaginarium. Explore the rhythm, increase the tempo, play the drums and find your beat.

Saturday 1 December - Sunday 23 December

Close knit Christmas tree
8.00am - 9.00am Bribie Island Free
Can you guess how many hand-crafted decorations are displayed on the tree? Enter the competition at the museum, with a prize for the most accurate guess!

Self-paced activities: Christmas craft
Bribie Island Free
Children are invited to work on a Christmas craft activity to take home.

Surfing elf by the seaside
Bribie Island Free
One of the elves has escaped the North Pole for a seaside summer holiday and he is missing in the Bribie Island Seaside Museum. Can you help find him?

Saturday 1 December - Wednesday 6 February

Exhibition: 5, 10, 15, 20: anniversary acquisitions
10.00am - 4.00pm Caboolture Free
Five artworks. Tenth birthday of Moreton Bay Regional Council. 15 Artists annual prize. Celebrating 20 years of acquisitions

Exhibition: Adorn
10.00am - 4.00pm Caboolture Free
Adorn combines images and selected objects of personal significance ranging from those which embellish the body through to those that enhance lifestyle.

Exhibition: Adorning
10.00am - 4.00pm Caboolture Free
In Adorning, artists Adam Anderson, Deborah Eddy and Sancintya Simpson explore the process of adornment through contemporary video works.

Saturday 1 December - Saturday 29 December

Window Exhibition: Christopher McLeod
10.00am - 4.00pm Strathpine Free
The Australian landscape dominates the people and events featured in this series.

Thursday 6 December - Saturday 5 January

Foyer Exhibition: Ruby Purple
10.00am - 4.00pm Redcliffe Free
Outback Connections is an exhibition revealing Ruby Purple’s conceptual process and how she designs and creates artworks from natural grasses, paper and found materials.

Friday 7 December - Monday 17 December

Create+Review
All Free
Are you passionate about Woodford Folk Festival? Share that creative energy with us in a 25-word review of a book that reflects any element of this iconic Queensland festival. You could win a day pass for two people to the Woodford Folk Festival!

Friday 7 December - Friday 25 January

Reasonable and Necessary: prints and artist books by Artel artists
10.00am - 4.00am Redcliffe Free
Reasonable and Necessary, curated by Lynne Seear, includes Artel prints and artist books, which are both refreshingly unpretentious and exceedingly skilled. Artel and Cascade Place are programs run by CPL (Choice, Passion, Life) in Redcliffe. These programs support the development of a positive and participatory cultural identity for people with profound and complex disabilities

Friday 7 December - Saturday 26 January

Self-paced Activities: Fast-art Christmas fun
10.00am - 3.30pm Redcliffe Free
A Christmas workshop of art and fun for all the family to enjoy, with self-paced activity stations that allow you to add your own unique finishing touches to your gift giving.

Monday 10 December

Artisans Guild Caboolture and District - Watercolour class
10.00am - 12.30pm Burpengary
Watercolour class with Rob Thomas.

Come and try Gateball at Deception Bay
6.00pm - 9.00pm Deception Bay
Come and learn to play Gateball! This is a form of croquet played in teams and suitable for all ages (6-96) and for all fitness levels.

Focus Tennis Academy School Holiday Tennis Clinics
8.00am - 12.00noon Redcliffe
Focus Tennis Academy run school holiday tennis clinics for kids aged 5-13 across our Beginner Red to Performance Squad levels.

Making Christmas gift tags
2.30pm - 3.30pm Strathpine Free
Make a collection of gift cards to brighten up your gifts.

Monday painting group
10.30am - 1.00pm Strathpine Free
The Monday Painters Group is a free untutored painting group that meets most Mondays at the Pine Rivers Art Gallery to paint together and be inspired by the exhibitions in the gallery.

Readiculous
3.30pm - 4.30pm Caboolture Free
Are you in Grades Prep - 3? Want to read, share, and talk books, program new technologies and review the latest films and magazines? Join Readiculous to swap and recommend books, meet friends and play games. Have the chance to win prizes and get free reservations too!

Robots for Beginners
10.30am - 12.00noon Strathpine Free
Family fun for everyone! Find out how to program a Blue Bot robotic device in this hands on workshop for all ages.Places limited. Registration essential. Facilitated by our friendly library staff.

Study Room
3.30pm - 4.30pm Caboolture Free
Receive research assistance, free computer time and printing to help complete your assignments. For school students. No bookings required.

Monday 10 December - Monday 31 December

The Close Knit Tree
10.00am - 4.00pm Redcliffe Free
Try and guess how many beautiful handmade ornaments are on the tree and find the ornaments that are hiding around the museum.

Monday 10 December - Tuesday 11 December

Steps Dance Centre - Sweet Dreams
7.00pm Redcliffe
Steps Dance Centre is proud to present their 2018 concert 'Sweet Dreams'.

Tuesday 11 December

Artisans Guild Caboolture and District - Gretas Craft Group
9.30am - 10.30am Burpengary
The craft group is a group of ladies that enjoy being together doing their craft and swapping ideas. Morning tea is provided.

Aussie Christmas craft activities
10.30am - 3.30pm Strathpine Free
Make decorations with an Aussie twist…lots to make. Cute koala tree hangers, sleigh-pulling kangaroos, wattle garlands and Australian bush angels.

Bribie Arts Centre 30th anniversary Festival of Free Art
9.00am - 4.00pmBribie IslandFree
A week long programme of come and try art demonstrations, workshops, talks and performances to celebrate the various art and craft practices at the Bribie Island Community Arts Centre, to mark its 30th Anniversary in December.

Bribie Island Library Knitters Group
10.00am - 12.00noon Bribie Island Free
If you enjoy knitting and would like to meet new friends, come along and join the Bribie Island Library Knitters group.

Community immunisation clinic
1.30pm - 3.30pm Albany Creek Free
Council’s immunisation clinics provide free vaccinations to eligible residents as recommended by the National Health and Medical Research Council. If you are not eligible for free vaccination, Council can also provide some vaccines at cost.

Community immunisation clinic
9.30am - 11.30am Deception Bay Free
Council’s immunisation clinics provide free vaccinations to eligible residents as recommended by the National Health and Medical Research Council. If you are not eligible for free vaccination, Council can also provide some vaccines at cost.

Computers for Beginners
9.30am - 11.30am Caboolture
Sign up for individual classes designed to introduce people to basic computing skills and the Internet. Small class sizes take the stress away from learning and all participants get their own training booklet to take home.

Focus Tennis Academy School Holiday Tennis Clinics
8.00am - 12.00noon Redcliffe
Focus Tennis Academy run school holiday tennis clinics for kids aged 5-13 across our Beginner Red to Performance Squad levels.

Mahjong Group
9.30am - 12.00noon North Lakes Free
Mahjong Group is open to everyone, young and old wanting to learn this ancient Chinese game.

Marvel Vs DC Party
4.00pm - 6.00pm Caboolture Free
Two universes collide in this end of year break up extravaganza. Come along dressed as your favourite Superhero to participate in group challenges and to win prizes. Prep - Grade 12.Facilitated by our friendly library staff. Bookings essential.

Special Needs Taekwon-Do Classes
5.30pm - 7.00pm Lawnton
Classes are designed to cater for children and adults with additional needs who want to learn a self defence martial art.

Study Room
3.30pm - 4.30pm Caboolture Free
Receive research assistance, free computer time and printing to help complete your assignments. For school students. No bookings required.

Wednesday 12 December

Bribie Arts Centre 30th anniversary Festival of Free Art
9.00am - 4.00pmBribie IslandFree
A week long programme of come and try art demonstrations, workshops, talks and performances to celebrate the various art and craft practices at the Bribie Island Community Arts Centre, to mark its 30th Anniversary in December.

Discover the eLibrary
2.00pm - 4.00pm Burpengary Free
Discover the range of free eBooks, eAudiobooks and eMagazines available through the library. BYO device, tablet or smartphone.

Focus Tennis Academy School Holiday Tennis Clinics
8.00am - 12.00noon Redcliffe
Focus Tennis Academy run school holiday tennis clinics for kids aged 5-13 across our Beginner Red to Performance Squad levels.

Free activity: UFO projects mornings
10.30am - 12.00noon Strathpine Free
Bring your unfinished textile projects for a little inspiration and join like-minded people in a morning of stitching, weaving, and conversation.

Learn to use Ancestry.com
9.30am - 11.30am Caboolture Free
Did you know your library card is really a secret key to unlocking the past. Learn how you can start your family history research.

Life Drawing Classes
6.30pm - 8.30pm Banksia Beach
Learn techniques, applications and materials for drawing the human form with tutor and art educator Geoff Ginn.

Little drummer
10.30am - 11.30am Redcliffe Free
Bring your youngest ones into The Beat to ‘drum’ a painting. Be warned - it could get messy!

Origami Christmas decorations
10.30am - 3.30pm Strathpine Free
Make origami present toppers, boxes and decorations for Christmas

Readiculous
3.30pm - 4.30pm Arana Hills Free
Are you in Prep - Grade 3? Want to read, share, and talk books, program new technologies and review the latest films and magazines? Join Readiculous to swap and recommend books, meet friends and play games. Have the chance to win prizes and get free reservations too!

Study Room
3.30pm - 4.30pm Caboolture Free
Receive research assistance, free computer time and printing to help complete your assignments. For school students. No bookings required.

Summer
10.00am - 3.00pm Redcliffe Free
Inspired by all things summery, the members of the Redcliffe Art Society have a vibrant new exhibition for you.

Thursday 13 December

Artisans Guild Caboolture & Districts - The Thursday Painters
9.30am - 12.30pm Burpengary
A paint together group organised by Artisans Guild Members, Robyn Cutler and Dawn Gallagher.

Bribie Arts Centre 30th anniversary Festival of Free Art
9.00am - 4.00pmBribie IslandFree
A week long programme of come and try art demonstrations, workshops, talks and performances to celebrate the various art and craft practices at the Bribie Island Community Arts Centre, to mark its 30th Anniversary in December.

Computers for Beginners
2.00pm - 4.00pm Bribie Island Free
Sign up for individual classes for computer beginners, designed to introduce people to basic computing skills and the Internet. Small class sizes take the stress away from learning and all participants get their own training booklet to take home.

Conversational English Group
9.00am - 12.00noon Caboolture Free
CEG is a friendly and relaxed group for speakers of other languages that supports individuals to improve their English speaking skills. Understand Aussie sayings, jokes, pronunciation, meet new people and have a lot fun as you learn.NB: Excludes 4th Thursday each month from December 2018.

Conversations in Caboolture
3.30pm - 5.00pm Caboolture Free
Today, every corner of the Earth needs sustainable development and all of us are called to play a part in it.

Festive Adorning
6.00pm - 8.00pm Caboolture Free
Make your personal statement this Christmas by adorning yourself with handmade accessories, inspired by our exhibition, made by you and crafted with sustainable materials.

Introduction to Tablets
1.00pm - 3.00pm Arana Hills Free
Learn the basics of using your Android tablet, including apps, email and the internet. BYO tablet. Not suitable for iPad users.

Knitting for the Needy
10.00am - 12.00noon Arana Hills Free
If you enjoy knitting and would like to meet new friends and contribute to the community join our Knitting Group.

Optical illusion Christmas decorations
10.30am - 3.30pm Strathpine Free
Make some eye-popping Christmas decorations to decorate your tree or gift wrap.

Study Room
3.30pm - 4.30pm Caboolture Free
Receive research assistance, free computer time and printing to help complete your assignments. For school students. No bookings required.

Summer
10.00am - 3.00pm Redcliffe Free
Inspired by all things summery, the members of the Redcliffe Art Society have a vibrant new exhibition for you.


Today

Friday 14 December

Artisans Guild Caboolture & District - Mixed Media Art Class
10.00am - 12.30pm Burpengary
Mixed Media Art Class with Chris Edwards.

Books Make Cooks
9.30am - 12.00noon Arana Hills Free
From sourdough to soufflés Books Makes Cooks inspires you to find the perfect cuisine for any occasion. Are you tired of hearing 'What's for dinner'? Meet other home cooks to share inspiration, methods and recipes.

Books Make Cooks
10.30am - 12.00noon Redcliffe Free
From sourdough to soufflés Books Makes Cooks inspires you to find the perfect cuisine for any occasion. Are you tired of hearing 'What's for dinner'? Meet other home cooks to share inspiration, methods and recipes.

Bribie Arts Centre 30th anniversary Festival of Free Art
9.00am - 4.00pmBribie IslandFree
A week long programme of come and try art demonstrations, workshops, talks and performances to celebrate the various art and craft practices at the Bribie Island Community Arts Centre, to mark its 30th Anniversary in December.

Early Colonial Dance
7.30pm - 9.30pm Samford
Everyone is welcome and all the dances are taught on the night.

Mahjong Group Booked Out
9.30am - 12.30pm Bribie Island Free
Mahjong Group is open to everyone, young and old wanting to learn this ancient Chinese game.

Making Christmas gift tags
2.30pm - 3.30pm Strathpine Free
Make a collection of gift cards to brighten up your gifts.

Making Rainbows
North Lakes
Parents participate with their children in the program, singing and playing instruments and other fun props.

Music Box North Lakes
9.00am - 10.15am North Lakes
Music Box focuses on fun participation for children through songs and physical movement which assists in a child's cognitive development and motor skills.

Pasifika Playgroup
10.00am - 12.00noon Deception Bay
Come and visit Pasifika Playgroup every Friday for families with children ages 0 - 5 years old for a great morning to make new friends, develop new skills, and play time. 

Robots for Beginners
2.00pm - 3.30pm Strathpine Free
Family fun for everyone! Find out how to program a Blue Bot robotic device in this hands on workshop for all ages.Places limited. Registration essential. Facilitated by our friendly library staff.

Study Room
3.30pm - 4.30pm Caboolture Free
Receive research assistance, free computer time and printing to help complete your assignments. For school students. No bookings required.

Summer
10.00am - 3.00pm Redcliffe Free
Inspired by all things summery, the members of the Redcliffe Art Society have a vibrant new exhibition for you.

Friday 14 December - Sunday 24 February

Exhibition: Hidden in Plain View
10.00am - 4.00pm Whiteside Free
From the stunning D’Aguilar Range, to the lush seagrass meadows of the Pumicestone Passage, the Moreton Bay Region is home to a diverse range of environmental and geographical wonders. Ancient and modern landscapes host flora and fauna that thrive within their unique ecosystems.

Self-paced activities - Masks and creepy critters
10.00am - 3.00pm Whiteside Free
Get creative using a mix of upcycled materials and media to make your own creepy critter masks and creatures.

Saturday 15 December

Artisans Guild Childrens Art Classes
10.00am - 12.00noon Burpengary
Art classes for children.

Breakaway Inc. Cent Auction
10.00am Redcliffe
Come and win yourself a Christmas Bargain! Vouchers, toys, kitchenware, tools, electronics, jewelry and loads more on offer.

Bribie Arts Centre 30th anniversary Festival of Free Art
9.00am - 4.00pmBribie IslandFree
A week long programme of come and try art demonstrations, workshops, talks and performances to celebrate the various art and craft practices at the Bribie Island Community Arts Centre, to mark its 30th Anniversary in December.

Citipointe Redcliffe Christmas Lights Family Concert
6.00pm - 8.00pm Clontarf Free
Come and join us to celebrate the festive season at the Citipointe Redcliffe Christmas Lights Family Concert.

Come and Try Synchronised Swimming with Neptunes
8.00am - 10.00am Albany Creek
Neptunes Synchro run free ‘Come and Try’ sessions throughout the year, to encourage the next generation of synchro superstars to dive into our sport!

Feel Good Yoga Class
8.00am - 9.15am Narangba
Yoga class for health and well-being guided by qualified yoga teacher Karen Parker.

Festive Adorning
10.00am - 11.30am Caboolture Free
Make your personal statement this Christmas by adorning yourself with handmade accessories, inspired by our exhibition, made by you and crafted with sustainable materials.

Food Trucks at the Village Green
4.00pm - 9.00pm Caboolture Free
Come and enjoy a s'mores of evening eating as Caboolture's new Village Green plays host to winter geasting with gourmet food trucks and live music.

Free Swimming Lessons for Children - Lawnton
11.45am - 12.15pm Lawnton Free
Caboolture Neighbourhood Centre - Community Action for a Multicultural Society (CAMS) invites people from culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) background to free swimming lessons for children. Ages 1-3yrs (with career/adult in pool) and ages 3-6yrs.

Parkrun Warner Lakes
6.30am - 8.30am Warner
Parkrun organise free, weekly, 5km timed runs around the world. They are open to everyone, free, and are safe and easy to take part in.

Petrie parkrun
7.00am - 8.30am Petrie Free
Free weekly 5 km run/walk held every Saturday morning.

Poetry Creation Station
9.00am - 1.00pm Bribie Island Free
Stop by our Poetry Creation Station and let your inner poet shine. Containers with cut out words from various printed media will be available as well as blank paper. Grades 8-12.Facilitated by your friendly library staff. No bookings required.

Redcliffe parkrun
7.00am - 8.15am Redcliffe Free
Redcliffe parkrun is a free weekly 5km run - it's you against the clock.

Strathpine Flea Market
6.00am - 12.00noon Lawnton Free
Strathpine Flea Market is run on behalf of Strathpine State School P&C Association.

Summer
10.00am - 3.00pm Redcliffe Free
Inspired by all things summery, the members of the Redcliffe Art Society have a vibrant new exhibition for you.

The Australian Army Band Christmas Concert Booked Out
11.00am Redcliffe
Enjoy classic holiday tunes with the Australian Army Band to get you into the festive spirit.

Yoga Class
8.00am - 9.00am Redcliffe
Bring a mat and come and relax, unwind and rejuvenate with yoga.

Sunday 16 December

Bribie Arts Centre 30th anniversary Festival of Free Art
9.00am - 4.00pmBribie IslandFree
A week long programme of come and try art demonstrations, workshops, talks and performances to celebrate the various art and craft practices at the Bribie Island Community Arts Centre, to mark its 30th Anniversary in December.

Citipointe Redcliffe Christmas Lights Family Concert
6.00pm - 8.00pm Clontarf Free
Come and join us to celebrate the festive season at the Citipointe Redcliffe Christmas Lights Family Concert.

Come On Ring Those Bells!
2.30pm Deception Bay
The Redcliffe City Choir will perform an afternoon of Christmas Songs and Carols.

Hidden in Plain View - Family Fun Day
10.00am - 1.00pm Whiteside Free
Bring your family along to celebrate the opening of our latest exhibition, Hidden in Plain View. Featuring a wildlife presentation by Geckos Wildlife, a treasure hunt, and a picnic, bring a friend and a fellow nature lover to enjoy the day.

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

Summer
10.00am - 3.00pm Redcliffe Free
Inspired by all things summery, the members of the Redcliffe Art Society have a vibrant new exhibition for you.


 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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