What's on today at SLQ

What's on today,
Monday 21 Aug, 2017

Calendar of SLQ events, exhibitions and more, at our South Bank building and around Queensland today.

Business Studio lunch box forums

Business Studio lunch box forums 2017

Each fortnight, hear from inspiring entrepreneurs and business leaders as they share their insights on a variety of business related topics.

When Every second Wednesday, 12.30pm–1.15pm, Feb–Nov 2017

Where Business Studio, level 1, State Library

Free

Bookings required

Kaylah Truth

Don't Just Count Us, Let Us Count!

50 years after the 1967 referendum, reflect on this historic milestone through the eyes of performing arts students and their creative responses.

When 5 May 2017 - 1 Oct 2017

Where kuril dhagun, level 1, State Library

Free

BWF crowd shot

Brisbane Writers Festival 2017

Celebrate local and international authors with our annual five-day literary love affair!

When 6 Sep 2017 - 10 Sep 2017

Where Meet at Reception, level 1, State Library

Prices vary

Freedom Then, Freedom Now

Freedom Then, Freedom Now

From citizenship, censorship and the collective good to marriage, miniskirts and mortgages — this reflective exhibition explores freedoms won and lost in Queensland.

When 5 May 2017 - 1 Oct 2017

Where Philip Bacon Heritage Gallery, level 4, State Library

Free

Wed Play Day

Wednesday Play Day

Come along to Wednesday Play Day for a deeper experience of the Digital Futures Lab.

When 10 May 2017 - 25 Oct 2017

Where SLQ Gallery, level 2, State Library

Free

Digital Futures Lab

Digital Futures Lab

Discover the Digital Futures Lab, a free interactive experience which is part studio, part game space, part exhibition.

When 11 Feb 2017 - 21 Jan 2018

Where SLQ Gallery, level 2, State Library

Free

Wayne Denning

Game Changers: In conversation with Wayne Denning

Join Queensland business leader Wayne Denning for an evening of insightful and inspiring conversation.

When Thu 31 Aug, 06:00 pm

Where SLQ Auditorium 1, level 2

Free

Bookings required

Awards and competitions

Awards and competitions

SLQ proudly hosts a number of awards and competitions, including Young Writers Award, Queensland Literary Awards and Siganto Foundation Artists' Books Fellowships.

Major events and exhibitions

Major events and exhibitions

Find out more about our exhibitions and other major events – festivals, workshop and talk series, open days and children's holiday programs.

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