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Seniors - Get Tech Savvy

The Tech Savvy Seniors programs provide fun, free, hands-on technology training for beginners, especially catering for Seniors' needs. This project has received financial assistance from Telstra and the Queensland Government through State Library of Queensland.

View our program for August by clicking here.

       
   

Experiment and Explore in National Science Week 12-20 August

This week aims to encourage an interest in science pursuits among the general public, and to encourage younger people to be fascinated by the world we live in.  Proudly supported by the Advance Queensland Initiative.

To view the program click here

 
       
   

Mobile Stop of the Month

The Mobile Library visits Boreen Point (Borg Park, Orchard Avenue) every Thursday afternoon from 1.30-4pm. On August 3rd and 10th we will be having a special afternoon tea. Enjoy a chat with new friends and ask some of the locals about the area. 
Mobile 2-3.30pm Thursday 3 & 10 August. Free. No bookings required.

       
   

Active Living for a Healthy Heart

Learn about the heart and how to take care of it with the Heart Foundation. Includes tips on active living to prevent heart disease and for detecting a heart attack.

Noosaville 10-11.00am Wednesday 9 August. Cooroy 10-11am Wednesday 16 August
Free. Bookings required. Book here.

       

   

Newspapers - A Family Album of Stories 

Discover your ancestors through newspapers of the past. Learn 
about a variety of online sources for local, national and international 
papers. Get tips for search techniques to improve your success rate. 
Presented by Carmel Galvin. 

Noosaville 1-2.30pm Wednesday 9 August. Free. Bookings required. Book here

       
   

A Brief Introduction to Family History Research

Learn what’s online, useful books to read, the benefits of joining genealogy and family history societies, and how to record and organise your research. Presented by Shauna Hicks. 

Noosaville 10-11am Tuesday 15 August. Free. Bookings required. Book here.

       
   

Building for Retirement

Are you thinking about retirement and wondering what your retirement will look like? Do you choose to cut back your hours or can you retire fully? Learn strategies to maximise your retirement savings and how your income will be generated once you are retired. 

Noosaville 10-11.30am Monday 21 August. Free. Bookings required. Book here

       
   

Estate Planning

Do you have the right type of will? In the next 25 years, people 65 and over will pass their wealth (almost $1.5 billion dollars) to the next generation. Learn how to ensure your assets go to the right people, at the right time and be tax efficient. 

Cooroy 10-11.30am Wednesday 23 August. Free. Bookings require. Book here


 

       
   

Court Records for Family and Local History

Discover the treasures that family and local historians can find in court records including those created by the Supreme Court, Court of Petty Sessions, Licensing Court, Small Debts Court, Coroner’s Court, District Court, Circuit Court, Children’s Court. Presented by Judy Webster.

Cooroy 1-3pm Thursday 24 August Free. Bookings required. Book here

       
   

Robotics Club

Join like-minded creators and explore the world of robotics. Children from ages 8+ can learn and play with robotics and coding resources like LittleBits, Makey Makeys, and more. All levels of robot enthusiasts welcome.Have you got something else you’d like to share? Bring it along! 

Cooroy: 3.30-5pm Friday 25 August 
Noosaville: 3.30-4.30pm Tuesday 29 August 
Free. bookings required. 
Book here

       
   

Writing Your Family History

Do you want to share the family stories you’ve found in researching your family tree? This presenatation will help with what to consider before you start developing a plan. Presented by Pauleen Cass.

Noosaville 1-3pm Wednesday 30 AugustFree. Bookings required. Book here.