Upcoming events

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This weekend — 20–21 October 2018

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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.

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.

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 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.

Saturday 25 August - Sunday 18 November

Exhibition: Dancing in fetters - the culture of convict dance
10.00am - 4.00pm Redcliffe Free
When we think of convicts, we don’t tend to think of music and dance. But dance was an integral part of everyday life and one of the most popular forms of recreation in the early colony. Convicts danced to escape the drudgery and harshness of their existence.

Friday 31 August - Sunday 9 December

Exhibition: The streets we live in
10.00am - 2.00pm Whiteside Free
As we drive in our cars and walk around our neighbourhood we are surrounded by signposts to our history.

Self-paced activities: The streets we live in
10.00am - 3.00pm Whiteside Free
The self-paced program is an interactive experience to stimulate curiosity about the community and places around us. Children and families can enjoy a self-led discovery about their own neighborhoods, using the activity book and street cut outs and paper crafts.

Tuesday 4 September - Sunday 4 November

Self-paced activities: Decorate a frame
10.00am - 3.00pm Bribie Island Free
Create a fun and colourful frame to display your favourite image or drawing.

Self-paced activities: Hand colour photographs
10.00am - 3.00pm Bribie Island Free
Hand-colour photographic images to make them bright.

Self-paced activities: I Spy
10.00am - 3.00pm Bribie Island Free
Explore the Winston Family Heritage Collection exhibition and complete the fun activities in the booklet.

Saturday 29 September - Saturday 24 November

Exhibition: Balnhdhurr
10.00am - 4.00pm Caboolture Free
Balnhdhurr- A Lasting Impression celebrates twenty years of onsite print production at the Yirrkala Print Space in the Buku-Larrnggay Mulka Art Centre.

Saturday 29 September - Saturday 3 November

Window Exhibition: Vanessa Bertagnole
10.00am - 4.00pm Strathpine Free
Vanessa’s work is concerned with the elusiveness of memory and mediated forms of communication.

Tuesday 2 October - Saturday 27 October

Foyer Exhibition: Vivien Harris
10.00am - 4.00pm Redcliffe Free
Capturing the beauty of the local region of Redcliffe Peninsula, as well as the world beyond.

Wednesday 3 October - Friday 26 October

Expression of interest: The Keeper - collectors and their collections
Redcliffe Free
Are you an avid collector? Then Redcliffe Museum wants to hear from you.

Friday 19 October - Sunday 28 October

Moreton Bay Region Youth Art Awards
Strathpine Free
Celebrate the achievements of the young artists of the Moreton Bay Region aged between five and eighteen years at this colourful annual event.

Friday 19 October - Saturday 1 December

Exhibition: As far as the eye can see
10.00am - 4.00pm Redcliffe Free
As far as the eye can see celebrates the contemporary topography of both landscape and printmaking.

Saturday 20 October

Aquatic explorers
9.00am - 11.00am Eatons Hill Free
Be a Unitywater "Waterbug Detective" on this cool family activity! Join the team to see what kind of creatures are hiding in our waterways and the things we can do to help them survive.

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.

Bribie and District Woodcrafters Association Annual Exhibition and Competition
9.00am - 4.00pm Banksia Beach
The Bribie and District Woodcrafters 2018 Annual Competition and Exhibition will be held in the Matthew Flinders Gallery for a week during October.

Bribie Island Triathlon Series
Bribie Island
Bribie Island Triathlon is a triathlon series with a long history of more than 36 years.

Children's Week Family Day
10.00am - 3.00pm urpengary
Come along and enjoy plenty of family activities.

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.

Find Time to Write with Lauren Loos
10.30am - 11.30am Redcliffe Free
Be inspired to find the time to write your NaNoWriMo novel by author Lauren Loos. Lauren manged to find time to write her first novel, Perfect Lives, while juggling the pressures of raising children and a demanding day job. Lauren shares tips for finding time to write in busy lives.

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.

Gardening with Butterflies and other Beneficial Be(e)ings
10.00am - 12.00noon Bribie Island Free
Learn to control pests on vegetables and other garden plants naturally. Use butterfly host plants to encourage pest-destroying predators and parasites. Presented by Helen Schwencke from Earthling Enterprises.

High Tea
9.30am - 11.30am Beachmere
High tea to support local breast cancer support group Be Uplifted.

Living Gems Caboolture - Open Day
10.00am - 2.00pm Caboolture Free
Celebrate the new season with a morning tea in our award-winning country club. Tour ten spectacular new homes that showcase quality and affordability.

Makers Workshop: Resin jewellery
10.30am - 1.30pm Whiteside
Learn how to make beautiful resin jewellery with Sandgate artist Deborah Price.

MMADD Festival 2018
10.00am - 4.00pm Narangba Free
MMADD (Music, Media, Art, Dance, Drama) Festival is an annual community event, hosted by Narangba Valley State High School that showcases our vibrant local Arts community.

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.

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.

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

Sunday 21 October

Bribie and District Woodcrafters Association Annual Exhibition and Competition
9.00am - 4.00pm Banksia Beach
The Bribie and District Woodcrafters 2018 Annual Competition and Exhibition will be held in the Matthew Flinders Gallery for a week during October.

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.

Moreton Bay Wetlands Expo
10.00am - 2.00pm Deception Bay Free
Marine environmental education for the whole family.

RAMSAR 25 - Love your wetlands
10.00am - 2.00pm Deception Bay Free
This mini festival includes groups such as ReefCheck, CoralWatch and the UQ Biodiversity Show, with touch and feel tanks of ocean and estuary creatures.

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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