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

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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 tolibraryevents@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.

       

   

Retirement Strategies

It’s never too soon to start planning and making informed choices about life after work. Cesar from UP Financial Planners helps you gain insight into key financial topics such as superannuation, investment and risk concepts and estate planning.
Free. Bookings required. Book here.
Cooroy RSL: 10-11.30am Wed 1 August
Noosa Leisure Centre: 1-2.30pm Fri 3 August

       

   

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. Bookings required. Ages 16+.  Book here
Cooroy Makerspace (Cooroy Library): 9.30am-11.30am Thursday 2 August

       

   

Paint in a Virtual World

Experience the latest in virtual reality! Immerse yourself in Tilt Brush and paint a new 3D world. Explore the virtual reality VIVE headset and accessories. Designed for people with a creative eye. No experience in virtual reality needed. If you wish to take your artwork home with you, you will need to bring a USB. Age 16+
Free. Bookings required. Book here
Cooroy Makerspace: 2-3.30pm Friday 3 August

       

   

Make Your Own Key Chain - 3D Printing Workshop

Experience the world of 3D printing in this fun, hands-on beginners workshop. You will be guided through the basics of the design and printing process of a 3D key chain that you will even be able to take home with you. Age 18+
Free. Bookings required. Book here.
Cooroy Makerspace:

9.30-11am Friday 3 August
3.30-5.30pm Friday 17 August

 

       

   

Social Media for Family History

An overview of how social media can be used to enrich your research for free. Discover how to use Facebook, Pinterest, Instagram and Twitter to find genealogy information and get family history help.
Free. Bookings required. Book here.
Cooroy-Noosa Genealogical Society
17 Emerald Street, Cooroy
10-11.30am Mon 6 August

       

   

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 6 August
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 Wed 8 August. Book here.
Android tablet and phone:
Noosa Leisure Centre: 1.30-3pm Fri 17 August. Book here.

       
   

Make a Take-Home 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 to suit your style.
Free. Bookings required. Ages 16+  Book here
Cooroy: 9.30am-1.30pm Thursday 9 August

       
   

Make Your Own Charm

Design a unique take-home charm using Tinkercad and then print it using the 3D printers! For high school aged students aged 12 years and over.
Free. Bookings required. Book here.
Cooroy Makerspace:
3.30-5pm Wed 15 August

 

       
   

Scientific Slime

Join Mia and Amy and explore chemical reactions and sensory science with this fun-filled and fabulous slime making workshop. For Ages 8+
Free. Bookings required. Book here.
3.30-5pm Wed 15 August

 

       
   

Stories for Young Scientists

A special storytelling session followed by a chance to experience sensory science through a scientific discovery walk.
Free. No need to book
Cooroy Library: 10-11am Wed 15 August

       
   

3D Printing Demonstration

A basic overview of the 3D design and printing process. See the 3D printers in action!
(Demonstration only)
Ages 18+ No need to book.
Cooroy Makerspace:
2-3.30pm Thurs 16 August

       
   

Make a Luggage Tag

Design and 3D print a useful luggage tag in this hands-on beginners workshop. For Seniors. Strong computer skills required
Free. Bookings required. Book here.
Cooroy Makerspace:
9.30-11.30am Fri 17 August

       
   

Getting the Most Out of the Genealogist

An introduction to “The Genealogist”, an alternative to Ancestry and Findmypast. Learn how to search effectively to get the most from this source and enhance your family history. A Family History Month event. *Also advertised as a Seniors Week Event.
Free. Bookings required. Book here.
Cooroy-Noosa Genealogical Society:
17 Emerald Street Cooroy
10-11.30am Mon 20 August

       
   

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 22 August

       
   

Make Your Own Jewellery

Learn the basics of the 3D design and printing process by designing your own pendant using Tinkercad and then 3D printing it! For ages Ages18+
Free. Bookings required. Book here.
Cooroy Makerspace: 9.30-11am Fri 23 August

       
   

Seniors Week Celebrations

Celebrate Seniors Week with tea and cake at
your local library. All welcome! No need to book.
Cooroy Library: Tea from 10.15am then Many More Four Jazz perform from 10.30am Tue 21 August
Noosa Leisure Centre: Tea from 10.30am Fri 24 August

       
   

Researching Your South African Family History

Discover the key sources, research strategies and tips and tricks for finding the South Africans in your family tree.
Free. Bookings required. Book here.
Cooroy-Noosa Genealogical Society
17 Emerald Street, Cooroy
10-11.30am Mon 27 August

       
   

Create a Cushion Cover

Learn how to use a sewing machine, create a pattern, and more during this four hour hands-on workshop.
Ages 16+ Free. Bookings required. Book here.
Cooroy Makerspace:
9.30am-1.30pm Thurs 30 August

       

   

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 30 August
Noosa Leisure Centre: Friday 31 August

       
   

Introduction to Social Media

Do you have a Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram account? Want to know what social media platforms are out there and how to use them? Learn about the most popular social media platforms, who is using them, and how to join. BYO device and questions.
Free. Bookings required. Book here.
Noosa Leisure Centre 1.30-3pm Friday 31 August