Calendar of SLQ events, exhibitions and more, at our South Bank building and around Queensland today.
Get hands-on with evening craft workshops in the Library Shop — including your old favourites and some new skills.
When Thursdays 15 Sep – 24 Nov, 6pm–8pm
Where Library Shop, level 1, State Library
SLQ is providing educators with a range of professional development opportunities relating to the Queensland experience of the First World War
When 25 August 4.30pm-6.30pm and 15 September 4.30pm-6.30pm
Where Heritage Collections Learning Room, level 4, State Library
Twelve diverse individuals share their stories through objects, photographs, artwork and memories in the Tradition Now exhibition.
When 18 Jun 2016 - 13 Nov 2016
Where Philip Bacon Gallery, level 4, State Library
Awakening South East Queensland historical traditions through contemporary art, Art of the Skins revitalises Aboriginal possum skin cloak making.
When 25 Jun 2016 - 20 Nov 2016
Where SLQ gallery 1, level 2 and kuril dhagun, level 1
Celebrate local and international authors with our annual five-day literary love affair!
When 7 Sep 2016 - 11 Sep 2016
Where Meet at Reception, level 1, State Library
Join us to discuss the decline of human rights in an Australian democracy, in the 2016 Tony Fitzgerald Lecture presented by Professor Gillian Triggs.
When Tue 27 Sep, 07:00 pm
Where SLQ Auditorium 1, level 2
$25, incl. complimentary drinks
Bookings required: griffith.edu.au
Look at your personal treasures and receive advice on how to maximise their longevity.
When Thu 6 Oct, 01:00 pm
Where Meeting Room 1B, State Library
Bookings 3842 9069 | Enquiries 3840 7779
Join us for a special talk in celebration of SLQ’s recent acquisition of Australia’s largest collection of Bee Gees recordings and memorabilia.
When Thu 1 Sep, 06:00 pm
Where SLQ Auditorium 2, level 2
SLQ proudly hosts a number of awards and competitions, including Young Writers Award, Queensland Literary Awards and Siganto Foundation Artists' Books Fellowships.
Find out more about our exhibitions and other major events – festivals, workshop and talk series, open days and children's holiday programs.