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This weekend — 18–19 August 2018

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Seniors Art & Craft Expo - Seniors Week 2018
18 Aug 10.00am - 3.30pm Toorbul
A day-long exhibition and demonstration of arts and crafts by community members.
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Saturday 26 May - Sunday 19 August

Exhibition: The streets we live in
10.00am - 4.00pm Redcliffe Free
As we drive in our cars and walk around our neighbourhood we are surrounded by signposts to our history.

Saturday 26 May - Monday 5 November

Imaginarium: Eye Spy
10.00am - 4.00am Redcliffe Free
Eye Spy invites you to step into an interactive, impermanent space, to explore your sight and discover your senses.

Imaginarium: Eye Spy
10.00am - 4.00pm Redcliffe Free
Eye Spy invites you to step into an interactive, impermanent space, to explore your sight and discover your senses.

Friday 1 June - Sunday 26 August

Exhibition: Showtime!
10.00am - 4.00pm Whiteside Free
Loved by generations, local shows continue to be a highlight of the annual calendar. Showtime! takes a look at the essence of this eternal crowd pleaser.

Self-paced activities: Sideshow alley - Bean bag toss!
10.00am - 3.00pm Whiteside Free
The bean bag toss game is all about concentration, good aim, and lots of enthusiasm!

Self-paced activities: Sideshow alley - Bobs Jaffa roll!
10.00am - 3.00pm Whiteside Free
To win at Jaffa roll bobs you must roll your Jaffa (provided) through the archway - the highest point wins!

Self-paced activities: Sideshow alley - Puppet Show!
10.00am - 3.00pm Whiteside Free
Come and enjoy this great opportunity for imaginative play using an array of puppets at our puppet show, or make your own!

Sideshow Alley Children’s program - July school holidays
10.00am - 3.00pm Whiteside Free
This special series takes in all the fun of the sideshow alley experience, with something for all the family.

Tuesday 17 July - Saturday 18 August

Jamie's Ministry of Food Mobile Kitchen
Newport
Learn to make delicious, simple and affordable meals from scratch through hands on cooking. J

Wednesday 25 July - Wednesday 31 October

Tax Help Program
All Free
If you need help to lodge your tax return, you may be eligible for the Tax Help program, a free and confidential voluntary service to help people complete their tax returns online using myTax. Tax Help is offered annually from July to October at Albany Creek, Caboolture and North Lakes libraries. Session times vary at each location. Appointments are essential and bookings can be made at any library.

Saturday 28 July - Saturday 18 August

About Me Collage: Art Diary Entry
10.00am - 3.30pm Redcliffe Free
Artists use art diaries to record and explore ideas such as themes, mediums (materials) or artistic principles (line, shape and colour).In this activity you will create your own diary entry by exploring images and words that say something about yourself.

Drawing the Human Form
10.00am - 3.30pm Redcliffe Free
Learning how to realistically draw the human form has long been a cornerstone of art training. Since the Renaissance, traditional art academies have had a strong focus on life drawing and drawing from models.

Exhibition: Tyson Evans Scholarship 2018
10.00am - 4.00pm Redcliffe Free
This year’s exhibition celebrates the twentieth year of the Tyson Evans Scholarship.

Exquisite Corpse: Create your own Hybrid
10.00am - 3.00pm Redcliffe Free
Exquisite Corpse is the name of a game that was played in the 1920s by the Surrealist and Dada artists. Each person adds to a drawing by connecting into the last person’s drawing, but they can only see where the last drawing ends.

Tuesday 31 July - Saturday 1 September

Foyer Exhibition: Catherine Reason Macauley
10.00am - 4.00pm Redcliffe Free
Catherine is a Brisbane based artist who was born in Bundaberg and grew up in the various Queensland towns of Baffle Creek, Mt Sylvia and Peachester.

Wednesday 1 August - Monday 27 August

Our Time
9.00am - 4.00pm Redcliffe Free
This annul exhibition features a selection of artwork by members of various classes from 'U3A Redcliffe.'

Saturday 4 August - Saturday 22 September

Exhibition: People Like Us
9.00am - 4.00pm Caboolture Free
People Like Us captures universal aspects of the contemporary human condition in film, animation, digital and interactive art.

Saturday 4 August - Saturday 1 September

Window Exhibition: Carmel Lumley
10.00am - 4.00pm Strathpine Free
Carmel’s work evokes the meditative sensation one has when beach combing.

Friday 10 August - Sunday 4 November

Exhibition: Winston Family Heritage Collection
10.00am - 3.00pm Bribie Island Free
On public display for the first time, long-forgotten images and movies provide a fascinating insight into daily and holiday life on Bribie Island in the early 1900s.

Saturday 11 August - Saturday 18 August

Science Week Craft Table
12.00midnight - 12.00noon Redcliffe Free
Little hands will love exploring simple science. Glue it, colour, it, create it and take it home. Best for ages 0-5 years.

Saturday 11 August - Saturday 10 November

Exhibition: Black Dog, Blue Butterflies
10.00am - 4.00pm Strathpine Free
In Australia over 45% of the population will experience mental health issues at some stage of their lives.

Wednesday 15 August - Saturday 8 September

Hub Exhibition: Sharon Sutcliffe - Paperbark
9.00am - 4.00pm Caboolture Free
The works in this exhibition are a response to the resilient ancient trees which grow along creek banks, remnant bushland, and lakes edge close to artist Sharon Sutcliffe’s home.

Saturday 18 August - Friday 24 August

Book Week
All Free
Find Your Treasure: Celebrate Book Week with exciting author and illustrator visits, a writing workshop for adults, storytimes, fun activities and competitions.

Book Week Storytime
All Free
Enjoy hearing stories selected from the Children’s Book Council of Australia (CBCA) Short List 2018. Saturday 18 Aug - Friday 24 Aug.

Book Week Treasure Hunt
Caboolture Free
Follow the clues and collect props to receive your special treasure! Ideal for Grades 1-6. Opening hours.

Book Week Treasure Hunt
Strathpine Free
Follow the clues and collect props to receive your special treasure! Ideal for Grades 1-6. Opening hours.

Pirate Craft Tables
Albany Creek Free
Keep little hands busy with pirate themed activities. Glue it, colour it, create it and take it home.

Pirate Craft Tables
Caboolture Free
Keep little hands busy with pirate themed activities. Glue it, colour it, create it and take it home.

Pirate Craft Tables
North Lakes Free
Keep little hands busy with pirate themed activities. Glue it, colour it, create it and take it home.

Saturday 18 August

Arana Bridge Club - Free bridge lessons
10.00am - 12.00noon Ferny Grove
Free bridge lessons for beginners. The course comprises 9 lessons followed by 3 sessions where players will receive help with play.

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

Auditions - Seussical Jr
Redcliffe Free
We are looking for talented young people with a passion for singing and dancing to audition for this colourful and fun filled musical.

Book Week: It’s a Pirates Life
10.30am - 11.30am Redcliffe Free
Come dressed as your favourite storybook pirate as we read books, sing songs and go on a treasure hunt in the museum.

Celebrating Seniors
10.00am - 2.00pm Caboolture Free
Show casing the activities provided by Caboolture U3A for the over 50's in our community.

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!

Curator tour of People Like Us
12.00noon - 12.30pm Caboolture Free
View People Like Us under the guidance of the curator of the exhibition, Dr Felicity Fenner.

Curatorial Masterclass with Felicity Fenner
12.30pm - 3.15pm Caboolture Free
Join us at Caboolture Regional Art Gallery for an exclusive curatorial masterclass with Felicity Fenner, curator of exhibition People Like Us.In this masterclass Fenner will delve into finer detail about the practice of curating contemporary exhibitions. The complexities and issues that arise in contemporary curating will be examined through the lens of People Like Us.

Environmental Adventure for Kids: Aquatic Explorers
9.00am - 11.00am Redcliffe Free
Be a water bug detective. Join the team to explore what creatures live in the waters of Redcliffe and learn how to help them survive.

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

Fermenting Fun: Learn to Make Yoghurt
12.00noon - 1.00pm Albany Creek Free
Kerris from Fermented Betty shows how easy it is to make your own dairy based yoghurt packed with extra probiotics.

Full day event: Art and technology immersion
10.00am - 3.15pm Caboolture Free
Art and technology intersect to transform the Caboolture Hub as it celebrates National Science Week 2018 and the opening of exhibition People Like Us.

Ladies. Lets Golf - 4 Week Group Clinics Level 1
Caboolture
Group clinic for women interested in starting a pathway to learn how to play golf.

Organic Gardening
2.00pm - 3.30pm Caboolture Free
Organic gardening expert, Phil Ryan, will share tips to help get your organic garden underway and share advice to keep your established garden flourishing.

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.

Redcliffe Art Society Members' Exhibition 2018
10.00am - 3.00pm Redcliffe Free
Striking creativity from the enthusiastic members of the Redcliffe Art Society Inc.

Robots, Virtual Reality and 3D Experience
8.00am - 2.00pm Caboolture Free
Discover, learn play and imagine with new technology by test driving some robots, experiencing virtual reality (VR) and viewing 3D printing.

RSPCA Dakabin's 2018 Cupcake Day Party
9.00am - 3.00pm Dakabin Free
Come along and check out our pawsome, fun-packed activities - indulge in some goodies baked with love for an amazing paws - and at the same time, you'll be helping the fight against animal cruelty.

SafeTALK Suicide Prevention Workshop
1.00pm - 4.30pm Caboolture
Participation is open to anyone (over 17) who is keen to gain valuable skills to help keep their friends and family safe from suicide.

Screening of Ether Antenna by Michael Candy
11.00am - 11.30am Caboolture Free
Inspired by Buddhist tales and set to the tune of Pauline Anna Strom’s astral electronic soundscapes; Ether Antenna is a short film following the journey of some 10 robot characters through Nepal.

Senior's Art and Craft Expo
10.00am - 3.00pm Toorbul
Expo displaying a variety of arts and crafts, viz painting, wood turning, mosaicing, floral art and card making.

Seniors Art & Craft Expo - Seniors Week 2018
10.00am - 3.30pm Toorbul
A day-long exhibition and demonstration of arts and crafts by community members.

Strathpine Flea Market
6.00am - 12.00noon Lawnton Free
New and pre loved items, food stalls, jumping castle. We also have a hairdresser, waxing, massage and eyebrow threading. We are a pet friendly market with dog wash and treats.

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

The Hills Plant Fest
9.30am - 11.30am Arana Hills Free
The Hills District & Bunya Garden Competition is celebrating 50 years. Drop in to pick up a free plant, meet past winners, and get inspiration for your own garden.

Vinyasa Flow Yoga
Mango Hill
Beginners Vinyasa Flow Yoga.

Volunteer-led tour of People Like Us
10.00am - 10.30am Caboolture Free
View People Like Us under the guidance of gallery volunteers who will highlight the new technologies being used by artists to playfully articulate the human experience.

Woody Point Wellness Day
8.30am - 1.00pm Woody Point Free
We are dedicated to the health and well-being of all community members, and have teamed up with an array of amazing local talent to bring this unique event to you.

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

Sunday 19 August

Come and try Gateball at Deception Bay
2.00pm - 5.00pm 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.

Ladies. Lets Golf - 4 Week Group Clinics Level 1
Caboolture
Group clinic for women interested in starting a pathway to learn how to play golf.

Redcliffe Art Society Members' Exhibition 2018
10.00am - 3.00pm Redcliffe Free
Striking creativity from the enthusiastic members of the Redcliffe Art Society Inc.

Vinyasa Flow Yoga
Mango Hill
Beginners Vinyasa Flow Yoga.

World Helicopter Day - Brisbane
9.00am - 1.30pm Rothwell Free
One of a series of global events held on the day to celebrate the helicopter industry.


 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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