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Discover and Learn through FREE special interest workshops and talks at libraries for adults.

To book for events, use the online registration links below or contact any library. Registration is required for all sessions.

Program

ancient wisdom

Ancient Wisdom, Modern Path

Join Venerable Drolkar, a Buddhist nun affiliated with the Langri Tangpa Centre, for a Q&A session as she shares her journey to becoming a nun and how ancient wisdom can apply to modern life.
Library Date Time Bookings
Albany Creek Monday, 10 July 10.00am - 11.00am Register now
Redcliffe Friday, 04 August 2.00pm - 3.00pm Register now

career counselling

Career Counselling

Make a plan to find the job of your dreams in a free one hour one-on-one session with qualified career counsellors from QUT Caboolture.

Library Date Time Bookings
Caboolture Wednesday, 21 June 9.30am - 1.30pm
Deception Bay Wednesday, 26 July 9.30am - 1.30pm
North Lakes Wednesday, 02 August 1.00pm - 5.00pm
Strathpine Wednesday, 12 July 9.30am - 1.30pm
QUT Caboolture Campus Mondays & Thursdays by appointment

cpr

CPR Awareness

Get the confidence to perform cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) while the ambulance is on its way. Gold coin donation to the QAS appreciated. Presented by Queensland Ambulance Service Local Ambulance Committee trainers. 

Library Date Time Bookings
Albany Creek Monday, 24 July 10.00am - 11.30am Register now
Burpengary Friday, 09 June 2.00pm - 3.30pm Register now
North Lakes Tuesday, 08 August 1.00pm - 2.30pm Register now
Strathpine Tuesday, 29 August 10.00am - 11.30am Register now

clutter

Declutter and Be Organised

Learn how to tackle clutter, tips on how to be better organised and strategies to stop clutter entering your life.
Library Date Time Bookings
Arana Hills Wednesday, 12 July 2.00pm - 3.00pm Register now
Bribie Island Wednesday, 19 July 10.30am - 11.30am Register now
Burpengary Friday, 04 August 2.00pm - 3.00pm Register now
Caboolture Wednesday, 16 August 11.00am - 12.00noon Register now
North Lakes Monday, 21 August 1.00pm - 2.00pm Register now
Redcliffe Thursday, 08 June 2.00pm - 3.00pm Register now

Fermenting for Beginners

Learn about the importance of gut health and how to make kombucha, milk kefir, sauerkraut and other fermented delights at home.
Library Date Time Bookings
Arana Hills Monday, 19 June 2.00pm - 3.00pm Register now
Burpengary Friday, 14 July 1.00pm - 2.00pm Join the waitlist
North Lakes Friday, 28 July 1.00pm - 2.00pm Join the waitlist
Woodford Monday, 28 August 10.00am - 11.00am Register now

Find Balance with Energy Medicine

Discover the world of chakras and auras and learn self-care strategies that may contribute to a more balanced life and improved well-being.
Library Date Time Bookings
Arana Hills Wednesday, 19 July 2.00pm - 3.00pm Register now
North Lakes Tuesday, 06 June 1.00pm - 2.00pm Register now
Strathpine Saturday, 08 July 10.30am - 11.30am Register now

small garden

Gardening in Small Spaces

Learn how to grow a great garden on your balcony or patio and how to maximise even the smallest spaces with espalier vertical gardening.
Library Date Time Bookings
Bribie Island Thursday, 31 August 10.30am - 12.00noon Register now
Redcliffe Thursday, 13 July 2.00pm - 3.30pm Register now
Strathpine Saturday, 10 June 10.30am - 12.00noon Register now
Woodford Thursday, 20 July 10.00am - 11.30am Register now

mygov

Get online with myGov

Find out how easy it is to register for myGov and use your online account or Express Plus mobile apps to manage your Centrelink, Medicare and Child Support business. If you are not already registered for myGov please bring photo ID so staff can help link your accounts. Presented by the Australian Government Department of Human Services.    
Library Date Time Bookings
Albany Creek Tuesday, 06 June 1.00pm - 2.00pm Register now
Arana Hills Friday, 18 August 2.00pm - 3.00pm Register now
Bribie Island Thursday, 03 August 10.00am - 11.00am Register now
Burpengary Thursday, 10 August 10.00am - 11.00am Register now
Caboolture Wednesday, 19 July 11.00am - 12.00noon Register now
Deception Bay Wednesday, 14 June 10.00am - 11.00am Event Cancelled
North Lakes Tuesday, 25 July 11.00am - 12.00noon Register now
Redcliffe Thursday, 31 August 1.00pm - 2.00pm Register now
Strathpine Wednesday, 21 June 10.00am - 11.00am Register now
Woodford Friday, 14 July 2.00pm - 3.00pm Register now

linkedin

LinkedIn for Job Seekers

Learn how to use LinkedIn and other social media sites to supercharge your job search, including tips on finding jobs, networking and accessing the hidden job market.
Library Date Time Bookings
Caboolture Wednesday, 30 August 11.00am - 12.00noon Register now
North Lakes Thursday, 15 June 1.00pm - 2.00pm Register now

music movement

Music and Movement for Under 5's

A 30 minute class of dance, musical instrument, bubbles, parachutes, puppets and balls. For children aged 1-5 years and their parents.
Library Date Time Bookings
Albany Creek Monday, 21 August 10.30am - 11.00am Register now
Arana Hills Wednesday, 21 June 11.30am - 12.00noon Register now
Bribie Island Wednesday, 12 July 10.30am - 11.00am Register now
Burpengary Friday, 21 July 10.00am - 10.30am Register now
Caboolture Monday, 28 August 10.30am - 11.00am Register now
Deception Bay Wednesday, 09 August 10.00am - 10.30am Register now
North Lakes Monday, 17 July 11.30am - 12.00noon Register now
Redcliffe Tuesday, 29 August 10.00am - 10.30am Register now
Strathpine Friday, 25 August 10.30am - 11.00am Register now
Woodford Wednesday, 30 August 11.15am - 11.45am Register now

anxiety

Teen Stress and Anxiety

Discover how to identify anxiety and stress in teens and adolescents, support strategies for parents and how and where to get additional help. Delivered in partnership with Youthrive.
Library Date Time Bookings
Albany Creek Thursday, 27 July 2.00pm - 3.00pm Register now
Burpengary Friday, 18 August 2.00pm - 3.00pm Register now
Caboolture Saturday, 29 July 2.00pm - 3.00pm Register now
Redcliffe Saturday, 29 July 10.00am - 11.00am Register now

winter health

Wellness Over Winter

Discover natural ways to strengthen your body's immune system and stay healthy during the winter season.
Library Date Time Bookings
Albany Creek Monday, 19 June 10.30am - 11.30am Register now
Arana Hills Wednesday, 14 June 2.00pm - 3.00pm Register now
Bribie Island Thursday, 22 June 10.30am - 11.30am Register now
Caboolture Tuesday, 11 July 11.00am - 12.00noon Register now
Deception Bay Thursday, 01 June 10.00am - 11.00am Register now
North Lakes Thursday, 13 July 1.00pm - 2.00pm Register now

Wills and Estate Planning

Learn how a valid Will and Enduring Power of Attorney can help you to protect your assets, your family and your future. 
Library Date Time Bookings
Bribie Island Wednesday, 09 August 10.30am - 11.30am Register now
Deception Bay Thursday, 20 July 10.00am - 11.00am Register now
Redcliffe Thursday, 10 August 2.00pm - 3.00pm Register now
Strathpine Tuesday, 06 June 10.00am - 11.00am Register now

The Learning Place artwork

Welcoming Place : Indigenous Plant Use

For the Indigenous people of Australia, the bush functioned as a supermarket. Discover how plants in South East Queensland were used when Gubbi Gubbi man Lyndon shares his cultural knowledge.
Library Date Time Bookings
Deception Bay Thursday, 26 October 10.30am - 12.30pm Register now

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