Calendar of events

Week starting Monday 1 January 2018

Monday 1st

Christmas Beetles

Discover State Library’s 60 super-sized Christmas beetles.

Summer Reading Club 2017

Win great prizes and get your wildest imagination firing by reading up a storm this summer.

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.

Summer Festival 2017 - Imagination Playscape & Storytime

The Imagination Playscape is a space for children under 12 and their parents, carers and friends, to design, create and build together, with special Storytime sessions also held throughout the day.

Jabu Birriny

In Jabu Birriny, Yarrabah artists share stories through vibrant prints, intricately woven vessels and textured ceramics that celebrate and embody the land and sea.

Magnificent Makers

Magnificent Makers is a curious exploration of innovation and invention in Queensland from the late 1800s to the present day.

Summer Festival 2017 - Play Publishing House

Author, illustrate and publish your very own picture book at the Play Publishing House, a hands-on creation station for all ages to enjoy.

Summer Festival 2017 - Story Lab Arcade

Tech meets play in the Story Lab Arcade, a 21st century playground in the Digital Futures Lab!

Summer Festival 2017 - Tech Play Pop Up

Drop by the Tech Play Pop-Up to experience technology that gets you moving, thinking, planning, scanning, and most importantly, playing!

Summer Festival 2017 - The Corner

Explore the colourful array of interactive resources from the high-tech to low-tech and tactile. There is something for everyone under the rainbow of Colour My World.

The Salon Electric

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

Tuesday 2nd

Christmas Beetles

Discover State Library’s 60 super-sized Christmas beetles.

Summer Reading Club 2017

Win great prizes and get your wildest imagination firing by reading up a storm this summer.

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.

Summer Festival 2017 - Imagination Playscape & Storytime

The Imagination Playscape is a space for children under 12 and their parents, carers and friends, to design, create and build together, with special Storytime sessions also held throughout the day.

Jabu Birriny

In Jabu Birriny, Yarrabah artists share stories through vibrant prints, intricately woven vessels and textured ceramics that celebrate and embody the land and sea.

Magnificent Makers

Magnificent Makers is a curious exploration of innovation and invention in Queensland from the late 1800s to the present day.

Summer Festival 2017 - Play Publishing House

Author, illustrate and publish your very own picture book at the Play Publishing House, a hands-on creation station for all ages to enjoy.

Summer Festival 2017 - Story Lab Arcade

Tech meets play in the Story Lab Arcade, a 21st century playground in the Digital Futures Lab!

Summer Festival 2017 - Tech Play Pop Up

Drop by the Tech Play Pop-Up to experience technology that gets you moving, thinking, planning, scanning, and most importantly, playing!

Summer Festival 2017 - The Corner

Explore the colourful array of interactive resources from the high-tech to low-tech and tactile. There is something for everyone under the rainbow of Colour My World.

The Salon Electric

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

Summer Festival 2017 - We-e-publish

Use the WePublish app and an iPad to write and illustrate your very own picture book or comic.

Tim Jackman - Hickory Dickory Rock

Get ready as Tim Jackman hickory dickory rocks The Corner!

Summer Festival 2017 - We-e-publish

Use the WePublish app and an iPad to write and illustrate your very own picture book or comic.

Summer Festival 2017 - We-e-publish

Use the WePublish app and an iPad to write and illustrate your very own picture book or comic.

Wednesday 3rd

Christmas Beetles

Discover State Library’s 60 super-sized Christmas beetles.

Summer Reading Club 2017

Win great prizes and get your wildest imagination firing by reading up a storm this summer.

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.

Summer Festival 2017 - Imagination Playscape & Storytime

The Imagination Playscape is a space for children under 12 and their parents, carers and friends, to design, create and build together, with special Storytime sessions also held throughout the day.

Jabu Birriny

In Jabu Birriny, Yarrabah artists share stories through vibrant prints, intricately woven vessels and textured ceramics that celebrate and embody the land and sea.

Magnificent Makers

Magnificent Makers is a curious exploration of innovation and invention in Queensland from the late 1800s to the present day.

cyanotypes

*SOLD OUT* Create your own beautiful cyanotype prints using a specially treated paper and the sun.

Summer Festival 2017 - Play Publishing House

Author, illustrate and publish your very own picture book at the Play Publishing House, a hands-on creation station for all ages to enjoy.

Summer Festival 2017 - Story Lab Arcade

Tech meets play in the Story Lab Arcade, a 21st century playground in the Digital Futures Lab!

Summer Festival 2017 - Tech Play Pop Up

Drop by the Tech Play Pop-Up to experience technology that gets you moving, thinking, planning, scanning, and most importantly, playing!

Summer Festival 2017 - The Corner

Explore the colourful array of interactive resources from the high-tech to low-tech and tactile. There is something for everyone under the rainbow of Colour My World.

The Salon Electric

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

Summer Festival 2017 - We-e-publish

Use the WePublish app and an iPad to write and illustrate your very own picture book or comic.

White Gloves

Explore the inventions displayed in the Magnificent Makers exhibition, then don your white gloves to touch other precious objects.

Summer Festival 2017 - We-e-publish

Use the WePublish app and an iPad to write and illustrate your very own picture book or comic.

Summer Festival 2017 - We-e-publish

Use the WePublish app and an iPad to write and illustrate your very own picture book or comic.

Thursday 4th

Christmas Beetles

Discover State Library’s 60 super-sized Christmas beetles.

Summer Reading Club 2017

Win great prizes and get your wildest imagination firing by reading up a storm this summer.

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.

Summer Festival 2017 - Imagination Playscape & Storytime

The Imagination Playscape is a space for children under 12 and their parents, carers and friends, to design, create and build together, with special Storytime sessions also held throughout the day.

Jabu Birriny

In Jabu Birriny, Yarrabah artists share stories through vibrant prints, intricately woven vessels and textured ceramics that celebrate and embody the land and sea.

Magnificent Makers

Magnificent Makers is a curious exploration of innovation and invention in Queensland from the late 1800s to the present day.

Summer Festival 2017 - Play Publishing House

Author, illustrate and publish your very own picture book at the Play Publishing House, a hands-on creation station for all ages to enjoy.

Summer Festival 2017 - Story Lab Arcade

Tech meets play in the Story Lab Arcade, a 21st century playground in the Digital Futures Lab!

Summer Festival 2017 - Tech Play Pop Up

Drop by the Tech Play Pop-Up to experience technology that gets you moving, thinking, planning, scanning, and most importantly, playing!

Summer Festival 2017 - The Corner

Explore the colourful array of interactive resources from the high-tech to low-tech and tactile. There is something for everyone under the rainbow of Colour My World.

The Salon Electric

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

Summer Festival 2017 - We-e-publish

Use the WePublish app and an iPad to write and illustrate your very own picture book or comic.

Tim Jackman - Hickory Dickory Rock

Get ready as Tim Jackman hickory dickory rocks The Corner!

Summer Festival 2017 - We-e-publish

Use the WePublish app and an iPad to write and illustrate your very own picture book or comic.

Summer Festival 2017 - We-e-publish

Use the WePublish app and an iPad to write and illustrate your very own picture book or comic.

Hack the evening

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

Friday 5th

Christmas Beetles

Discover State Library’s 60 super-sized Christmas beetles.

Summer Reading Club 2017

Win great prizes and get your wildest imagination firing by reading up a storm this summer.

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.

Summer Festival 2017 - Imagination Playscape & Storytime

The Imagination Playscape is a space for children under 12 and their parents, carers and friends, to design, create and build together, with special Storytime sessions also held throughout the day.

Jabu Birriny

In Jabu Birriny, Yarrabah artists share stories through vibrant prints, intricately woven vessels and textured ceramics that celebrate and embody the land and sea.

Magnificent Makers

Magnificent Makers is a curious exploration of innovation and invention in Queensland from the late 1800s to the present day.

Summer Festival 2017 - Play Publishing House

Author, illustrate and publish your very own picture book at the Play Publishing House, a hands-on creation station for all ages to enjoy.

Summer Festival 2017 - Story Lab Arcade

Tech meets play in the Story Lab Arcade, a 21st century playground in the Digital Futures Lab!

Summer Festival 2017 - Tech Play Pop Up

Drop by the Tech Play Pop-Up to experience technology that gets you moving, thinking, planning, scanning, and most importantly, playing!

Summer Festival 2017 - The Corner

Explore the colourful array of interactive resources from the high-tech to low-tech and tactile. There is something for everyone under the rainbow of Colour My World.

The Salon Electric

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

Summer Festival 2017 - We-e-publish

Use the WePublish app and an iPad to write and illustrate your very own picture book or comic.

Summer Festival 2017 - We-e-publish

Use the WePublish app and an iPad to write and illustrate your very own picture book or comic.

Summer Festival 2017 - We-e-publish

Use the WePublish app and an iPad to write and illustrate your very own picture book or comic.

Saturday 6th

Christmas Beetles

Discover State Library’s 60 super-sized Christmas beetles.

Summer Reading Club 2017

Win great prizes and get your wildest imagination firing by reading up a storm this summer.

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.

Summer Festival 2017 - Imagination Playscape & Storytime

The Imagination Playscape is a space for children under 12 and their parents, carers and friends, to design, create and build together, with special Storytime sessions also held throughout the day.

Jabu Birriny

In Jabu Birriny, Yarrabah artists share stories through vibrant prints, intricately woven vessels and textured ceramics that celebrate and embody the land and sea.

Magnificent Makers

Magnificent Makers is a curious exploration of innovation and invention in Queensland from the late 1800s to the present day.

Summer Festival 2017 - Play Publishing House

Author, illustrate and publish your very own picture book at the Play Publishing House, a hands-on creation station for all ages to enjoy.

Summer Festival 2017 - Story Lab Arcade

Tech meets play in the Story Lab Arcade, a 21st century playground in the Digital Futures Lab!

Summer Festival 2017 - Tech Play Pop Up

Drop by the Tech Play Pop-Up to experience technology that gets you moving, thinking, planning, scanning, and most importantly, playing!

Summer Festival 2017 - The Corner

Explore the colourful array of interactive resources from the high-tech to low-tech and tactile. There is something for everyone under the rainbow of Colour My World.

The Salon Electric

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

Summer Festival 2017 - We-e-publish

Use the WePublish app and an iPad to write and illustrate your very own picture book or comic.

Tim Jackman - Hickory Dickory Rock

Get ready as Tim Jackman hickory dickory rocks The Corner!

Summer Festival 2017 - We-e-publish

Use the WePublish app and an iPad to write and illustrate your very own picture book or comic.

Summer Festival 2017 - We-e-publish

Use the WePublish app and an iPad to write and illustrate your very own picture book or comic.

Sunday 7th

Christmas Beetles

Discover State Library’s 60 super-sized Christmas beetles.

Summer Reading Club 2017

Win great prizes and get your wildest imagination firing by reading up a storm this summer.

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.

Summer Festival 2017 - Imagination Playscape & Storytime

The Imagination Playscape is a space for children under 12 and their parents, carers and friends, to design, create and build together, with special Storytime sessions also held throughout the day.

Jabu Birriny

In Jabu Birriny, Yarrabah artists share stories through vibrant prints, intricately woven vessels and textured ceramics that celebrate and embody the land and sea.

Magnificent Makers

Magnificent Makers is a curious exploration of innovation and invention in Queensland from the late 1800s to the present day.

Summer Festival 2017 - Play Publishing House

Author, illustrate and publish your very own picture book at the Play Publishing House, a hands-on creation station for all ages to enjoy.

Summer Festival 2017 - Story Lab Arcade

Tech meets play in the Story Lab Arcade, a 21st century playground in the Digital Futures Lab!

Summer Festival 2017 - Tech Play Pop Up

Drop by the Tech Play Pop-Up to experience technology that gets you moving, thinking, planning, scanning, and most importantly, playing!

Summer Festival 2017 - The Corner

Explore the colourful array of interactive resources from the high-tech to low-tech and tactile. There is something for everyone under the rainbow of Colour My World.

The Salon Electric

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

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