For full details of What's On, visit our Events Calendar.
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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.
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
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Newspapers - A Family Album of Stories
Discover your ancestors through newspapers of the past. Learn
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
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
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
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.