Calendar of events

Week starting Monday 2 October 2017

Monday 2nd

Digital Futures Lab

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

Duty and Care

Discover scrapbooks, letters, photographs and postcards from SLQ's First World War collections, preserved as powerful examples of women's wartime experiences.

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.

The Corner wild things

Come down to The Corner and play your way through our interactive environment carefully prepared for children aged 0–8 years.

The Salon Electric

A celebration of neon signs in Queensland and the Asia Pacific.

Tuesday 3rd

Digital Futures Lab

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

Duty and Care

Discover scrapbooks, letters, photographs and postcards from SLQ's First World War collections, preserved as powerful examples of women's wartime experiences.

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.

The Corner wild things

Come down to The Corner and play your way through our interactive environment carefully prepared for children aged 0–8 years.

The Salon Electric

A celebration of neon signs in Queensland and the Asia Pacific.

Tim Jackman - Hickory Dickory Rock

Get ready as Tim Jackman hickory dickory rocks The Corner!

QLF Crowd Giving 2017

Be part of an evening of persuasive pitches, philanthropy, and the power of collective funding.

Wednesday 4th

Digital Futures Lab

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

Duty and Care

Discover scrapbooks, letters, photographs and postcards from SLQ's First World War collections, preserved as powerful examples of women's wartime experiences.

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.

The Corner wild things

Come down to The Corner and play your way through our interactive environment carefully prepared for children aged 0–8 years.

The Salon Electric

A celebration of neon signs in Queensland and the Asia Pacific.

Wed Play Day

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

Thursday 5th

Baby and mother reading

Come and join the fun at Baby Play, and make the most of your baby’s first 5 years!

Digital Futures Lab

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

Duty and Care

Discover scrapbooks, letters, photographs and postcards from SLQ's First World War collections, preserved as powerful examples of women's wartime experiences.

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.

Rhyme Time at The Corner

Get into the rhythm of rhyme time every Thursday at The Corner.

The Corner wild things

Come down to The Corner and play your way through our interactive environment carefully prepared for children aged 0–8 years.

The Salon Electric

A celebration of neon signs in Queensland and the Asia Pacific.

Tim Jackman - Hickory Dickory Rock

Get ready as Tim Jackman hickory dickory rocks The Corner!

ODI lecutre

Join Open Data Institute Queensland (ODI) experts at this lunchtime lecture to find out what open data is and how to unlock its value for yourself or your business.

conservation clinic

Receive personalised, expert advice on how to care for your personal treasures.

Hack the evening

The Edge is hosting weekly meet-ups for all those who want to apply your skills to building interactive installations.

Washi paper necklaces

Expert local crafter Barbara Vine shares her wisdom in a practical introduction to creating your own washi paper medallion necklace.

Friday 6th

Digital Futures Lab

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

Duty and Care

Discover scrapbooks, letters, photographs and postcards from SLQ's First World War collections, preserved as powerful examples of women's wartime experiences.

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.

The Corner wild things

Come down to The Corner and play your way through our interactive environment carefully prepared for children aged 0–8 years.

The Salon Electric

A celebration of neon signs in Queensland and the Asia Pacific.

Saturday 7th

Dr Karl

Explore science, the future and beyond in a family-friendly talk with Dr Karl Kruszelnicki at Fun Palace.

Fun Palace

Let your imagination take over at Fun Palace, a free event for families offering hands-on activities and experiments celebrating the arts and sciences.

State Library of Queensland

Take a self-guided tour of SLQ and explore our award-winning architecture and bustling community spaces.

Learn to Code workshops

Extend your programming skills into areas essential for developing robust applications.

Digital Futures Lab

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

Duty and Care

Discover scrapbooks, letters, photographs and postcards from SLQ's First World War collections, preserved as powerful examples of women's wartime experiences.

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.

Learn to Code workshops

Learn Java skills across a broad range of introductory programming techniques.

Tania Schafer presenting a workshop on finding family history resources at SLQ, 2017

Learn about the importance of digitisation and the essential skills to keep your precious family photos safe.

The Corner wild things

Come down to The Corner and play your way through our interactive environment carefully prepared for children aged 0–8 years.

The Salon Electric

A celebration of neon signs in Queensland and the Asia Pacific.

Tim Jackman - Hickory Dickory Rock

Get ready as Tim Jackman hickory dickory rocks The Corner!

Illustrator

Take your graphic skills to the next level in this intermediate Illustrator course

Illustrator

Take your graphic skills to the next level in this intermediate Illustrator course.

Skateboard

Get acquainted with the CNC Router as you select a design, prepare files, and cut your own custom skateboard deck!

Sunday 8th

Digital Futures Lab

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

Duty and Care

Discover scrapbooks, letters, photographs and postcards from SLQ's First World War collections, preserved as powerful examples of women's wartime experiences.

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.

The Corner wild things

Come down to The Corner and play your way through our interactive environment carefully prepared for children aged 0–8 years.

The Salon Electric

A celebration of neon signs in Queensland and the Asia Pacific.

Skateboard

Get acquainted with the CNC Router as you select a design, prepare files, and cut your own custom skateboard deck!

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