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Caboolture Splash and Movie
19 Jan 5.30pm - 8.30pm Caboolture
Moreton Bay Regional Council’s starlight cinema is coming to Caboolture Swimming Pool for the Caboolture Splash & Movie on Saturday, 19 January.
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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.

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 - 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.

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.

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.

Wednesday 2 January - Thursday 31 January

Create a kite by the seaside
Bribie Island Free
Come along to the Bribie Island Seaside Museum to create your own kite.

Rockin’ with Eric the Emu
Bribie Island Free
Create an Eric the Emu mask and finger puppet and learn some amazing emu facts.

Friday 4 January - Friday 25 January

Don't Be Board Games
Arana Hills
Bring friends and take part in oversized board games around the library. Every Friday in January. All ages welcome.Facilitated by our friendly library staff. Bookings not required.

Saturday 5 January - Friday 1 February

Window Exhibition: Papermakers and Artists of Queensland
10.00am - 4.00pm Strathpine Free
To mark their 25th anniversary, Papermakers and Artists of Queensland have used matchboxes to create mini artist books.

Monday 7 January - Monday 4 February

APT9 Kids on Tour
Various times Bribie Island Free
Young visitors are invited to explore and experience interactive artworks, hands-on and multimedia activities created by artists especially for children and families providing exciting and meaningful insights into contemporary art.The program runs concurrently with the Queensland Art Gallery | Gallery of Modern Art exhibition The 9th Asia Pacific Triennial of Contemporary Art.

Monday 7 January - Sunday 20 January

APT9 Kids on Tour
Various times Whiteside Free
Young visitors are invited to explore and experience interactive artworks, hands-on and multimedia activities created by artists especially for children and families providing exciting and meaningful insights into contemporary art.The program runs concurrently with the Queensland Art Gallery | Gallery of Modern Art exhibition The 9th Asia Pacific Triennial of Contemporary Art.

Monday 7 January - Saturday 2 February

APT9 Kids on Tour
10.00am - 4.00pm Caboolture Free
Young visitors are invited to explore and experience interactive artworks, hands-on and multimedia activities created by artists especially for children and families providing exciting and meaningful insights into contemporary art.The program runs concurrently with the Queensland Art Gallery | Gallery of Modern Art exhibition The 9th Asia Pacific Triennial of Contemporary Art.

Tuesday 8 January - Saturday 2 February

Foyer Exhibition: Nick White
10.00am - 4.00pm Redcliffe
Kat: The Legend of Gnawbonia is an exhibition displaying works from Nick White’s debut novel of the same name.

The Summer Studio
10.00am - 4.00pm Caboolture Free
Get stylish this summer with hands-on workshops, drop-in maker stations and masterclasses to celebrate our summer exhibition Adorn.


Today

Saturday 19 January

Albany Creek Library - grand reopening
10.00am - 12.00noon Albany Creek Free
Reopening of Albany Creek Library. Explore the new look library and enjoy a range of fun activities.

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

Bathroom Band
11.00am - 12.00noon Redcliffe Free
Do you love to sing in the shower? Be the lead singer of a three-piece band and make bathroom inspired instruments to pluck, drum and toot.

Caboolture Splash and Movie
5.30pm - 8.30pm Caboolture
Moreton Bay Regional Council’s starlight cinema is coming to Caboolture Swimming Pool for the Caboolture Splash & Movie on Saturday, 19 January.

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.

Free Swimming Lessons - Caboolture
2.00pm - 2.30pm Caboolture Free
The CAMS program is offering free swimming lessons for children 1-3yrs old (with adult/carer), 3-6yrs old.

Manaakitanga - Sharing Māori Culture
10.00am - 12.00noon Redcliffe Free
Be welcomed and experience Māori hospitality. Suitable for families.

Mini-makers workshop - Succulent terrariums
10.00am - 12.00noon Whiteside
Create a diverse ecosystem using a range of environmental materials to create your very own garden wonderland.

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.

Pokemon Card Tournament
1.00pm - 3.00pm Caboolture Free
Don’t be a Snorlax, bring your deck along to battle in our inaugural Caboolture Library Pokémon Gym Championship. Grades 5-10.Facilitated by our friendly library staff. Registration essential.

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

Redcliffe Rugby Union Information Day
8.30am - 3.00pm Kippa-Ring Free
The Redcliffe Rugby Union Shopping Centre information day is offered to people interested in finding out about joining our club.

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

Strike a Pose
3.00pm - 5.00pm Caboolture Free
Get your best adornments on and join us for a style party to celebrate Adorn. Enjoy a guided tour, time in the exhibition with a special dance time soundtrack, maker tables, fashion parade, games and prizes.

Watercolour Legacy
10.00am - 3.00pm Redcliffe Free
The late John Carr was a talented watercolour artist who for many years passed on his skills and understanding of this medium in classes at Redcliffe Art Society.

Wonderous weavery
10.30am - 3.30pm Strathpine Free
Be inspired by our current exhibition, activities include woven mandalas, paper weaving, mini basket weaving and our giant collaborative wall weaving.

Workshop: Introduction to aluminium plate etching
10.00am - 1.00pm Redcliffe
In this introductory workshop, participants will learn how to make a simple line etching and print it several times. This workshop is aimed at teenagers to adults.

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

Sunday 20 January

Watercolour Legacy
10.00am - 3.00pm Redcliffe Free
The late John Carr was a talented watercolour artist who for many years passed on his skills and understanding of this medium in classes at Redcliffe Art Society.


 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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