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For full details of What's On, visit our Events Calendar.

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REMINDER: Noosaville Library is closed for refurbishment

While Noosaville Library is closed for refurbishment you can still borrow books and attend programs at our temporary library locations. These include sites at Noosa Leisure Centre and Noosa Civic Centre. For more information phone us or visit our refurbishment page.

       
   

Tech help 

Got tech troubles? Visit one of our informal tech help sessions to ask questions, and improve your skills and confidence in using technology. 
Free. No bookings required.
Cooroy Library: 9-11am Tuesdays

Noosa Community Support: 10am-noon Wednesdays

       
   

Babes in arms

Babies love the sound of your voice. Rhymes and songs are great for growing baby brains! Sessions involve 30 minutes of songs, rhymes and finger plays to encourage literacy and language development for infants.
Free. Bookings preferred. Book here
10-10.30am during term time 
The J Noosa (The Deck Room): Tuesdays
Cooroy Library: Thursdays

       
   

Storytime

Storytime is a program designed for preschool aged children and their parents or carers. Each 45 minute session consists of singing, rhyming, reading and age relevant creative play. Parents/carers join in with the children to encourage language and listening skills, promote attention and curiosity, and develop your child’s manual ability and creativity. 
Free. No need to book. 
10-10.45am during school term time.
Cooroy Library: Wednesdays 
Noosa Leisure Centre: Fridays

       
   

Come and see the space!

If you think you’d like to attend one of the makerspace workshops or perhaps become a member but want to find out more, then come along and check out the space, technology and chat to other members! If you like what you see and decide to become a member, you can register your interest by sending an email to libraryevents@noosa.qld.gov.au  
Every Wednesday from 2-4pm

       

   

Robotics mobile showcase

Visit the Mobile Library from the 1st to the 8th of the month and explore the world of robotics. Free. No need to book. Check our website or in branch for the Mobile Library timetable.

       

   

Pink precinct fun trail

Have fun and raise money and awareness for the National Breast Cancer Foundation. Join the trail around Cooroy, spotting pink clues. It's not a race, just a fun morning out! Celebration and prize-giving afterwards at the hall. Register early at Cooroy Library (from 1 October) or on the day at the starting line.
Gold coin donation. 
Cooroy Memorial Hall, Maple Street 
Saturday 20 October, 8.30am for a 9am start. More details

       

   

Spinal health workshop

Gain an understanding of the anatomy and physiology of your spine with Adam from Life Enhancing Chiropractic. Learn how to take care of your spine.
Free. Bookings required. Book here
Cooroy RSL: 10-11.30am Wednesday 3 October

       

   

Don't despair, come and repair!

Join us on the first Thursday of the month to mend your clothes. Take up a hem, stitch a button, fix a patch, don’t throw away your damaged clothes, mend them instead! 
Free. No bookings required. Ages 16+. 
Cooroy Makerspace: 9.30am-11.30am Thursday 4 October

       

   

DNA: Another tool in the genealogist's toolbox

An introduction to using DNA to find family, including step-by-step case studies, presented by well-known family historian, Kerry Farmer. 
Free. Bookings required. Book here
Cooroy Genealogical Society, 17 Emerald Street:
10-11.30am Friday 5 October

       

   

Cooroy rooftop cinema

The Greatest Showman is presented by Starry Nights Outdoor Movies in partnership with Noosa Library Service. For all ages. BYO chair or blanket. 
Gold coin donation. No bookings required.
Cooroy Library Rooftop: from 6.30pm Friday 5 October

       
       

   

Download eBooks on your tablet

Learn to use your tablet to download a thrilling eBook and eAudiobook. Discover the joys of Borrow Box, RB Digital and Wheelers eLibrary resources.
Free. Bookings required. Book here
Cooroy: 10-11am Monday 8 October
BYO tablet

       
   

Tablet and phone help

Do you want to make the most of your device? Learn the basics, tips, tricks, hints, and features. BYO tablet or phone if you have one.
Free. Bookings required.
iPad and iPhone:
Cooroy Makerspace: 10-11.30am Wednesday 10 October. Book here
Android tablet and phone:
Noosa Leisure Centre: 1-2.30pm Friday 19 October. Book here

       

   

Make a take-home make-up/pencil case

Learn the basics of sewing in this fun hands-on workshop. Learn to cut out a pattern, use a sewing machine, rotary cutter and more!
Free. Ages 18+ Bookings required. Book here
Cooroy Makerspace: 9.30-11.30am or 12.30-2.30pm Thursday 11 October

       

   

Discover the night sky

Join us for a night of stargazing with Wappa Falls Observatory. All equipment supplied. Please note that this is a weather-dependent event.
Free. All ages. Bookings required. Book here
Cooroy Library: 6-8pm Friday 12 October

       
   

Make your own jewellery

Design your own unique take-home jewellery using Tinkercad and then print it using the 3D printers! .
Free. Ages 18+ Bookings required. Book here
Cooroy Makerspace:
9.30-11am Saturday 13 October

       

   

Tiny houses and eco villages

Find out about tiny houses and how they may be the key to creating connected and sustainable communities for the future. Presented by Jimmy Hirst from polkadot tiny houses.
Free. Bookings required. Book here
Cooroy RSL: 10-11.30am Wednesday 17 October

       

   

Virtual reality - Try it out!

Experience the latest in virtual reality by exploring various apps using the VR VIVE headset and accessories. No previous VR experience requried. 
Free. Ages 16+. Bookings required. Book here
Cooroy Makerspace: 9.30-11am Thursday 18 October

       

   

Sunshine Coast Open House

A free public event that celebrates the region's architecture and offers behind-the-scenes access to some of the Coast's iconic buildings. The Cooroy Library and Cooroy Lower Mill Boiler House and Kilns are participating in the open house this year with a guided tour of each facility.  
Free. Register on the day at Cooroy Library.

Tour starts at Cooroy Library at 10am, followed by a tour of Lower Mill Boiler House and Kilns at 10.30am.
Saturday 20 October

       
   

Intro to cybersafety

Are you safe online? Do you know if you are accessing a malicious email or website? Learn about cybersafety and how to keep yourself safe online. Find out about threats that can harm your devices and identity and ways you can protect yourself.
Free. Bookings required. Book here
Cooroy Makerspace: 10-11.30am Wednesday 24 October

       
   

Make a tote bag

Learn the basics of sewing by making a simple take-home tote bag. Learn how to cut out a pattern and use a sewing machine during this hands-on three hour workshop. Use the basic fabric supplied or bring your own.
Free. Bookings required. Ages 16+  Book here
Cooroy: 9.30am-1.30pm Thursday 25 October

       
   

Under the Lino book launch

The surprise discovery of Commonwealth Bank passbooks and some 1940s money under the lino of an old Queenslander has uncovered stories of murder, fraud, grave robbery and brothels. Brisbane writer Caylie Jeffrey shares these stories and discusses the collaborative history project that is contributing to the ongoing research. Morning tea provided.
Free. Bookings required. Book here
Tait Duke Community Cottage, Earl St, Tewantin:
11am-12.30pm Thursday 25 October

       

   

Robotics club

We have LittleBits, Makey Makeys, and more! Have you got something else you’d like to share? Bring it along!
Free. Bookings required. Book here
Ages 7+ 3.30-4.30pm
Cooroy Library: Thursday 25 October
Noosa Leisure Centre: Friday 26 October

       
   

Intro to online shopping

Discover how to find things to buy online and how to make payments over the Internet. BYO device. 
Free. Bookings required. Book here
Noosa Leisure Centre:
1-2.30pm Friday 26 October

       
   

Make your own luggage tag

Design and 3D print a useful luggage tag in this hands-on beginners workshop. For Seniors. Strong computer skills required
Free. Ages 50+ Bookings required. Book here
Cooroy Makerspace:
9.30-11am Saturday 27 October