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State Library of Queensland

A Night by the Fire with Aboriginal Storytellers 4 March 2014 6:30 PM - 27 May 2014 7:30 PM 2014-03-04 18:30:00 2014-05-27 19:30:00

State Library of Queensland Cultural Centre
Stanley Place, South Bank
Brisbane

A Night by the Fire with Aboriginal Storytellers The art of storytelling has been practiced and passed down through generations of...

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State Library of Queensland

2014 UQ Architecture lecture series Multiple Dates 2014-05-20 18:00:00 2014-05-20 20:00:00

Auditorium 1 State Library of Queensland
Stanley Place, South Bank
Brisbane

Interested in architectural design? Join us as the Asia Pacific Design Library presents the 2014 UQ Architecture lecture series. There are...

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State Library of Queensland

Design Minds professional development day–introduction to design thinking in education 30 April 2014 8:30 AM - 3:30 PM 2014-04-30 08:30:00 2014-04-30 15:30:00

The Edge Auditorium, Level 1 Cultural Centre
Stanley Place, South Bank
Brisbane

Design Minds encourages knowledge and skills exchange and development in design education; increases the capacity of Queensland teachers to...

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Philip Brophy: De-signing film scores 1 May 2014 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM 2014-05-01 17:00:00 2014-05-01 18:30:00

The Edge Auditorium, The Edge Cultural Centre
Stanley Place, South Bank
Brisbane

Join Experimenta artist Philip Brophy as he discusses the creative process of film scoring, creative collaboration and navigating...

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State Library of Queensland

Wedding Showcase at State Library of Queensland 1 May 2014 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM 2014-05-01 17:30:00 2014-05-01 19:30:00

State Library of Queensland, Queensland Terrace, Level 2 Cultural Centre
Stanley Place, South Bank
Brisbane

State Library of Queensland (SLQ) and Vellum Studios invite you to experience the  Wedding Showcase at State Library of...

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Kissed 1 May 2014 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM 2014-05-01 19:00:00 2014-05-01 20:00:00

The Edge Auditorium, The Edge Cultural Centre
Stanley Place, South Bank
Brisbane

SLQ invites you to an exclusive night with Melbourne based artist Philip Brophy as he performs his live score to Andy Warhol's silent film...

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State Library of Queensland

Now Hear This - Reconcile 2 May 2014 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM 2014-05-02 19:30:00 2014-05-02 21:00:00

slq Gallery, Level 2 Cultural Centre
Stanley Place, South Bank
Brisbane

To fight, to forgive, to forget; come together as stories of reconciliation are shared in the final Now Hear This event at SLQ. Eight...

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State Library of Queensland

Black2School Workshops - May Multiple Dates 2014-05-29 10:00:00 2014-05-29 11:30:00

kuril dhagun, Level 1 State Library of Queensland
Stanley Place, South Bank
Brisbane

Our Dreaming: animating country  Students will tour the exhibition Our Dreaming: animating country in kuril dhagun and talk about the...

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State Library of Queensland

Paper clay beads - from paper strips to finished jewellery 8 May 2014 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM 2014-05-08 18:00:00 2014-05-08 20:00:00

The Library Shop, level 1 State Library of Queensland
Stanley Place
South Brisbane QLD | View map

Join paper artist and jewellery designer Mabina Alaka for a hands on workshop making paper clay beads.  Mabina will show you construction...

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State Library of Queensland

Red Thread Stories - Playback Theatre 9 May 2014 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM 2014-05-09 19:30:00 2014-05-09 21:00:00

slq Gallery, Level 2 Cultural Centre
Stanley Place, South Bank
Brisbane

Playback Theatre is unique improvisational theatre where moments and stories from people's lives are re-enacted or ‘played back’...

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State Library of Queensland

Yarnin' Time at Butter Factory Arts Centre 10 May 2014 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM 2014-05-10 10:30:00 2014-05-10 11:30:00

Butter Factory Arts Centre 10 Maple St Cooroy

Yarnin' Time at the Butter Factory Arts Centre It is believed to be more than 150 years since a traditional bark canoe has been seen on...

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Apple Distinguished Educators iPad Series 14 May 2014 4:30 PM 2014-05-14 16:30:00 2014-06-11 18:30:00

kuril dhagun Level 1
State Library of Queensland
South Brisbane | View map

State Library of Queensland has joined forces with Apple Distinguished Educators to deliver a series of digital skills professional...

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A Night in JOL: First person 20 May 2014 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM 2014-05-20 18:00:00 2014-05-20 19:30:00

John Oxley Library, level 4 State Library of Queensland
Stanley Place, South Bank
Brisbane QLD | View map

Once maligned for being too subjective and personal, the value and importance of oral histories to the story of our contemporary lives and...

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State Library of Queensland

Game Changers: In conversation with Queensland entrepreneur Dimity Dornan 21 May 2014 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM 2014-05-21 18:00:00 2014-05-21 20:00:00

Auditorium 1, Level 2 Cultural Centre
Stanley Place, South Bank
Brisbane

The Queensland Business Leaders Hall of Fame celebrates, records and retells the stories of outstanding Queensland business leaders and...

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2014 UQ Architecture lecture–Townsville 21 May 2014 6:00 PM 2014-05-21 18:00:00 2014-05-21 20:00:00

Thuringowa Library 86 Thuringowa Dr Townsville City QLD | View map

Join us for the first 2014 UQ Architecture lecture series event in Townsville featuring Jinhee Park & John Hong from SsD...

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Libraries embracing makerspaces forum 22 May 2014 9:30 AM - 4:00 PM 2014-05-22 09:30:00 2014-05-22 16:00:00

State Library of Queensland, SLQ Auditorium 1 Cultural Precinct
Stanley Place
South Brisbane QLD | View map

Makerspaces are do-it-yourself community spaces where people can explore their creativity, collaborate, share knowledge and resources, and...

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Paper clay beads - from paper strips to finished jewellery 29 May 2014 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM 2014-05-29 18:00:00 2014-05-29 20:00:00

The Library Shop, level 1 State Library of Queensland
Stanley Place
South Brisbane QLD | View map

Join paper artist and jewellery designer Mabina Alaka for a hands on workshop making paper clay beads.  Mabina will show you construction...

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State Library of Queensland

Black2School Workshops - June Multiple Dates 2014-06-05 12:30:00 2014-06-05 14:00:00

kuril dhagun, Level 1 State Library of Queensland
Stanley Place, South Bank
Brisbane

Our Dreaming: animating country  Students will tour the exhibition Our Dreaming: animating country in kuril dhagun and talk about the...

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A Night in JOL: Queensland Places 17 June 2014 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM 2014-06-17 18:00:00 2014-06-17 19:30:00

John Oxley Library, level 4 State Library of Queensland
Stanley Place, South Bank
Brisbane QLD | View map

The State Library’s collections contain a wide range of material about Queensland places.  Many of these collection items were produced to...

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Talk: The War That Changed Us - Behind the Scenes 8 July 2014 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM 2014-07-08 19:30:00 2014-07-08 20:30:00

Auditorium 1, Level 2 Cultural Centre
Stanley Place, South Bank
Brisbane

Join award-winning historian, author and broadcaster Clare Wright with ABC Head of Factual Phil Craig, as they discuss the making of the...

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Talk: Anti War? Rethinking the Twentieth Century 9 July 2014 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM 2014-07-09 18:30:00 2014-07-09 19:30:00

Auditorium 1, level 2, State Library of Queensland Stanley Place South Brisbane

ANTI WAR? RETHINKING THE TWENTIETH CENTURY From the Boer War to now, it is hardly controversial to say that modern history has been marked...

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A Night in JOL: Art in Queensland 15 July 2014 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM 2014-07-15 18:00:00 2014-07-15 19:30:00

John Oxley Library, level 4 State Library of Queensland
Stanley Place, South Bank
Brisbane QLD | View map

The Johnstone Gallery operated in Brisbane from 1950–72, a seminal time in the development of an audience for contemporary art in...

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Game Changers:In conversation with Queensland entrepreneur Damian Griffiths 23 July 2014 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM 2014-07-23 18:00:00 2014-07-23 20:00:00

Auditorium 1, Level 2 Cultural Centre
Stanley Place, South Bank
Brisbane

The Queensland Business Leaders Hall of Fame celebrates, records and retells the stories of outstanding Queensland business leaders and...

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State Library of Queensland

Paper clay beads - from paper strips to finished jewellery (August) 14 August 2014 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM 2014-08-14 18:00:00 2014-08-14 20:00:00

The Library Shop, level 1 State Library of Queensland
Stanley Place
South Brisbane QLD | View map

Join paper artist and jewellery designer Mabina Alaka for a hands on workshop making paper clay beads.  Mabina will show you construction...

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State Library of Queensland

A Night in JOL: Fashion innovators- then and now 19 August 2014 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM 2014-08-19 18:00:00 2014-08-19 19:30:00

John Oxley Library, level 4 State Library of Queensland
Stanley Place, South Bank
Brisbane QLD | View map

Like many Queensland industries, innovation has been a key factor defining our state’s fashion designers and dressmakers. Designers such as...

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State Library of Queensland

Game Changers: In conversation with Queensland business leader Don Meij 17 September 2014 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM 2014-09-17 18:00:00 2014-09-17 20:00:00

Auditorium 1, Level 2 Cultural Centre
Stanley Place, South Bank
Brisbane

The Queensland Business Leaders Hall of Fame celebrates, records and retells the stories of outstanding Queensland business leaders and...

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State Library of Queensland

Design Minds professional development day–advanced design thinking in education 21 October 2014 8:30 AM - 3:30 PM 2014-10-21 08:30:00 2014-10-21 15:30:00

The Edge Auditorium, Level 1 Cultural Centre
Stanley Place, South Bank
Brisbane

Design Minds encourages knowledge and skills exchange and development in design education; increases the capacity of Queensland teachers to...

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State Library of Queensland

A Night in JOL: The Queensland Homefront 22 April 2014 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

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Much is known and celebrated about the exploits of Australian soldiers during the Great War. Far less is understood of the society they...

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State Library of Queensland

Scratch Animation: Games for 11-14 year olds 16 April 2014 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM

South Brisbane | View Map

Looking for something to do in the school holidays? Come to the State Library of Queensland for one of our Scratch Animation workshops! In...

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State Library of Queensland

Tea & Music: East meets West 15 April 2014 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Brisbane | View Map

Enjoy a morning of song as lyric soprano D’Arne Sleeman, tenor Bernard Wheaton and pianist Mark Leung present a program of light classics...

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State Library of Queensland

Scratch Animation: Games for 8-11 year olds 15 April 2014 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM

South Brisbane | View Map

Looking for something to do in the school holidays? Come to the State Library of Queensland for one of our Scratch Animation workshops! In...

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State Library of Queensland

Workshop: Animating Stories for 9 - 13 year olds Multiple Dates

Brisbane | View Map

Our Dreaming: animating country (14 Dec – 9 Jun) is a State Library program that showcases Queensland’s vibrant Aboriginal and Torres...

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State Library of Queensland

Workshop: Animating Stories for 5 - 8 year olds Multiple Dates

Brisbane | View Map

Our Dreaming: animating country (14 Dec – 9 Jun) is a State Library program that showcases Queensland’s vibrant Aboriginal and Torres...

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State Library of Queensland

Workshop - Making artists’ books with Susan King: Beginners workshop 12 April 2014 9:00 AM - 13 April 2014 5:00 PM

Brisbane | View Map

Want to get started in artists’ books? This two-day beginner workshop uses simple tools and basic structures to start you thinking about...

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State Library of Queensland

Talk: Griffith REVIEW'S Pacific Highways 10 April 2014 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Brisbane | View Map

Griffith REVIEW’s Pacific Highways New Zealand has quietly become a complex Pacific nation with a polyphony of voices. With...

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State Library of Queensland

Scratch Animation: Stories for 11-14 year olds 9 April 2014 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM

South Brisbane | View Map

Looking for something to do in the school holidays? Come to the State Library of Queensland for one of our Scratch Animation workshops! In...

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State Library of Queensland

Scratch Animation: Stories for 8-11 year olds 8 April 2014 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM

South Brisbane | View Map

Looking for something to do in the school holidays? Come to the State Library of Queensland for one of our Scratch Animation workshops! In...

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State Library of Queensland

Workshop - Making artists’ books with Susan King: Masterclass 7 April 2014 9:00 AM - 9 April 2014 5:00 PM

Brisbane | View Map

Join Susan King for a three-day masterclass focused on generating form and content for books. Participants will use writing exercises,...

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State Library of Queensland

Talk - Siganto Foundation artists’ books lecture: This Other Southland 6 April 2014 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Brisbane | View Map

There is always more than one story: about place, about ancestry, about our culture. Susan King’s artist's books express this multiple...

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State Library of Queensland

White Gloves Tour - Light readings: the photograph in artists’ books 6 April 2014 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Brisbane | View Map

Many artists’ books are based on photographs. Photobook commentator Dr Doug Spowart and ALA coordinator Helen Cole have selected...

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State Library of Queensland

Heritage Leaders Workshop: World War One and Anzac Centenary Commemoration 1 April 2014 6:00 PM - 4 April 2014 4:30 PM

Brisbane | View Map

Although we've reached initial capacity for a large portion of the 4 day program of activities, we are endeavouring to increase capacity...

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State Library of Queensland

UR{BNE} Films: The City Dark 30 March 2014 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Brisbane | View Map

UR{BNE} Films is an annual film screening accompanied by critical discussion. It forms part of the wider UR{BNE} Festival program which...

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State Library of Queensland

Kirigami - the gentle art of Japanese paper cutting 27 March 2014 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

South Brisbane | View Map

Join paper artist and jewellery designer Mabina Alaka for a hands on workshop cutting paper in the Japanese style.  Mabina will show you...

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State Library of Queensland

Black2School Workshops - March Multiple Dates

Brisbane | View Map

Our Dreaming: animating country  Students will tour the exhibition Our Dreaming: animating country in kuril dhagun and talk about the...

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State Library of Queensland

Talk: Future Directions for Museums 26 March 2014 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Brisbane | View Map

FUTURE DIRECTIONS FOR MUSEUMS Key figures from Queensland Cultural Precinct as well as an international guest from Christchurch, New...

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State Library of Queensland

Yarn: Stories Spun in Brisbane Storytelling Workshop 22 March 2014 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Brisbane | View Map

Everyone has a story to tell. Delve into the oral tradition of telling true, personal stories and learn how to develop and deliver your...

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State Library of Queensland

Yarnin' Time at Cleveland Library 21 March 2014 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

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Yarnin' Time at Cleveland Library with Matthew Burns Matthew Burns, a Quandamooka man and traditional owner of North Stradbroke Island,...

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State Library of Queensland

Yarn: stories spun in Brisbane - gods and monsters 20 March 2014 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

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Join us for a special Yarn: stories spun in Brisbane event celebrating World Storytelling Day, which this year explores gods and...

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State Library of Queensland

In Conversation with David Mackintosh and Robyn Sheahan-Bright 20 March 2014 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Brisbane | View Map

An informal hour of conversation, where acclaimed author, illustrator and designer David Mackintosh will reveal insights into his 20 years...

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State Library of Queensland

Game Changers: In conversation with Queensland entrepreneur Trent Davis 19 March 2014 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Brisbane | View Map

The Queensland Business Leaders Hall of Fame celebrates, records and retells the stories of outstanding Queensland business leaders and...

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State Library of Queensland

A Night in JOL- Music and libraries: bringing Queensland stories to life 11 March 2014 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Brisbane | View Map

Historical archives can provide a rich source of material for musical endeavours. Musicians can mine old letters, diaries, newspapers...

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State Library of Queensland

My memoir - life writing workshop 8 March 2014 10:00 AM - 2:30 PM

Brisbane | View Map

Learn how to put your story on the page in this life writing workshop with writer, journalist and teacher Kristina Olsson. Discover the...

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State Library of Queensland

Performance: COLOMBIA SOUNDS LIKE THIS - Frente Cumbiero & La Chiva Gantiva 7 March 2014 8:00 PM - 11:30 PM

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Don’t miss this international showcase featuring two of Colombia’s hottest music exports, along with special Brisbane guests Chukale and DJ...

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State Library of Queensland

Talk: COLOMBIA SOUNDS LIKE THIS - Frente Cumbiero & La Chiva Gantiva 7 March 2014 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

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Bandleader and musicologist Mario Galeano Toro talks on the variegated history of Colombian music, from its Afro-Caribbean origins to its...

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State Library of Queensland

Workshop: COLOMBIA SOUNDS LIKE THIS -DJ production workshop & demonstration 6 March 2014 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Brisbane | View Map

DJ production workshop and demonstration Signed to legendary Brooklyn vinyl label Names You Can Trust (NYC), Colombia’s DJ Mario Galeano...

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State Library of Queensland

Design Minds Graphics Professional Development Day–Townsville 3 March 2014 9:30 AM - 4:00 PM

Townsville City | View Map

Due to the overwhelming interest in our Brisbane workshops, we our pleased to announce our first Design Minds workshop in...

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State Library of Queensland

Black2School Workshops - February Multiple Dates

Brisbane | View Map

Our Dreaming: animating country  Students will tour the exhibition Our Dreaming: animating country in kuril dhagun and talk about the...

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