Story Lab winter 2016

Story Lab LEGO Mindstorms workshop

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Story Lab ramps up for another action packed program of hands-on, minds-on fun and creativity — with workshops in Lego Mindstorms, augmented reality, the art of blogging and more.

Step into the ever popular Story Lab and explore the art of storytelling through a variety of fun digital mediums including workshops in film making, gaming, origami art and robotics. Story Lab will let your imagination run wild, while learning skills and techniques from the experts.

Our workshops are designed to cater for different age groups and learning styles and all materials for each workshop are supplied.

Check out the full list of workshops and activities below or by downloading the printable program  (PDF 1008.5 KB).

Please note, these workshops are for ages 8–16 (see individual events for specific age groups). Parent/carer supervision is not required.

Before attending a workshop, download the information for parents guide  (PDF 218.8 KB), permission form  (PDF 117.1 KB) and the photo consent form  (PDF 70.9 KB).

Venue:
Meet at Reception, level 1, State Library, Stanley Place, South Bank
Cost:
$30 - $60
More information:
Young People and Families
(07) 3840 7927
ypf@slq.qld.gov.au

Program of events

Story Lab unity 3D workshop

Unity 3D for 11-14s (8 Jul)

Meet at Reception, level 1, State Library
Starts 8th Jul 2016, 10am - 3pm

*SOLD OUT* Unity 3D will have you creating cross-platform 3D games and interactive experiences in minutes!

Story Lab augmented reality workshop

Augmented Reality for 8-11s (8 Jul)

Meet at Reception, level 1, State Library
Starts 8th Jul 2016, 10am - 2pm

*SOLD OUT* Bring the physical and virtual world together with augmented reality!

Story Lab songwriting workshop

Songwriting for 11-14s (7 Jul)

Meet at Reception, level 1, State Library
Starts 7th Jul 2016, 10am - 2pm

*SOLD OUT* Learn how to harness your own songwriting using easy to access technology.

Story Lab LEGO Mindstorms workshop

LEGO Mindstorms for 8-11s (7 Jul)

Meet at Reception, level 1, State Library
Starts 7th Jul 2016, 10am - 2pm

*SOLD OUT* In this hands-on workshop, build a LEGO Mindstorms robot and learn to program it with simple programming language.

Story Lab LED origami workshop

LED and Origami Art for 8-11s (6 Jul)

Meet at Reception, level 1, State Library
Starts 6th Jul 2016, 10am - 2:30pm

*SOLD OUT* Light up your artwork by incorporating LED circuit stickers, copper tape and origami elements!

Story Lab build it test it break it workshop

Build it, test it, break it for 11-14s (6 Jul)

Meet at Reception, level 1, State Library
Starts 6th Jul 2016, 10am - 2pm

In this hands-on workshop you will learn the skills and techniques engineers use when designing and testing bridges.

Story Lab LED origami workshop

LED and Origami Art for 11-14s (5 Jul)

Meet at Reception, level 1, State Library
Starts 5th Jul 2016, 10am - 2pm

Light up your artwork by incorporating LED circuit stickers, copper tape and origami elements!

Story Lab songwriting workshop

Songwriting for 8-11s (5 Jul)

Meet at Reception, level 1, State Library
Starts 5th Jul 2016, 10am - 2pm

*SOLD OUT* Learn how to harness your own songwriting using easy to access technology.

Story Lab LED origami workshop

LED and Origami Art for 8-11s (4 Jul)

Meet at Reception, level 1, State Library
Starts 4th Jul 2016, 10am - 2:30pm

*SOLD OUT* Light up your artwork by incorporating LED circuit stickers, copper tape and origami elements!

Story Lab augmented reality workshop

Augmented Reality for 11-14s (4 Jul)

Meet at Reception, level 1, State Library
Starts 4th Jul 2016, 10am - 2pm

Bring the physical and virtual world together with augmented reality!

Story Lab unity 3D workshop

Unity 3D for 11-14s (1 Jul)

Meet at Reception, level 1, State Library
Starts 1st Jul 2016, 10am - 3pm

*SOLD OUT* Unity 3D will have you creating cross-platform 3D games and interactive experiences in minutes!

Story Lab LEGO Mindstorms workshop

LEGO Mindstorms for 8-11s (1 Jul)

Meet at Reception, level 1, State Library
Starts 1st Jul 2016, 10am - 2pm

*SOLD OUT* In this hands-on workshop, build a LEGO Mindstorms robot and learn to program it with simple programming language.

Story Lab write it film it share it workshop

Write it, film it, share it for 8-11s (30 Jun)

Meet at Reception, level 1, State Library
Starts 30th Jun 2016, 10am - 3pm

*SOLD OUT* At this lively and interactive workshop, develop your skills in scriptwriting, editing and film making with the experienced author, actor and filmmaker Tristan Bancks.

Story Lab LEGO Mindstorms workshop

LEGO Mindstorms for 11-14s (30 Jun)

Meet at Reception, level 1, State Library
Starts 30th Jun 2016, 10am - 2pm

*SOLD OUT* In this hands-on workshop, build a LEGO Mindstorms robot and learn to program it with simple programming language.

Story Lab build it test it break it workshop

Build it, test it, break it for 8-11s (29 Jun)

Meet at Reception, level 1, State Library
Starts 29th Jun 2016, 10am - 2pm

*SOLD OUT* In this hands-on workshop you will learn the skills and techniques engineers use when designing and testing bridges.

Story Lab write it film it share it workshop

Write it, film it, share it for 11-14s (29 Jun)

Meet at Reception, level 1, State Library
Starts 29th Jun 2016, 10am - 3pm

*SOLD OUT* At this lively and interactive workshop, develop your skills in scriptwriting, editing and film making with the experienced author, actor and filmmaker Tristan Bancks.

Story Lab adventure writing workshop

Adventure Writing for 11-14s (28 Jun)

Meet at Reception, level 1, State Library
Starts 28th Jun 2016, 10am - 2pm

Learn how to craft your very own adventure tale. Working with acclaimed author Tristan Bancks, discover how he wrote his page-turning CBCA Honour Book Two Wolves. Find out how to use images, video, music, the web, your own life and nature to write a riveting story. This is not just a sit-down writing workshop. The process of creating your characters and story will be an active adventure in itself.

Story Lab build it test it break it workshop

Build it, test it, break it for 8-11s (28 Jun)

Meet at Reception, level 1, State Library
Starts 28th Jun 2016, 10am - 2pm

In this hands-on workshop you will learn the skills and techniques engineers use when designing and testing bridges.

Story Lab adventure writing workshop

Adventure Writing for 8-11s (27 Jun)

Meet at Reception, level 1, State Library
Starts 27th Jun 2016, 10am - 2pm

*SOLD OUT* Learn how to craft your very own adventure tale. Working with acclaimed author Tristan Bancks, discover how he wrote his page-turning CBCA Honour Book Two Wolves. Find out how to use images, video, music, the web, your own life and nature to write a riveting story. This is not just a sit-down writing workshop. The process of creating your characters and story will be an active adventure in itself.

Story Lab build it test it break it workshop

Build it, test it, break it for 11-14s (27 Jun)

Meet at Reception, level 1, State Library
Starts 27th Jun 2016, 10am - 2pm

In this hands-on workshop you will learn the skills and techniques engineers use when designing and testing bridges.

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