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1 FebFantastic Beasts Scavenger Hunt

Starts: 01 Feb 2018 10:00 am
Ends: 01 Feb 2018 05:30 pm
Location: Earlville Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: 4044 3766

Join the scavenger hunt at Earlville Library from 1 - 21 February.

Find all the Fantastic Beasts in the library to win points for your chosen Hogwarts House.

Are you a Gryffindor, Hufflepuff, Ravenclaw, or Slytherin?

Find out who is the winner at the House Cup Competition Thursday 22 February 3.30 - 5pm

1 FebEbooks and more!

Ebooks and More
Starts: 01 Feb 2018 10:30 am
Ends: 01 Feb 2018 11:30 am
Frequency: Every month on the 1st Thursday of the month
Location: Manunda Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: 4044 3779

Drop into Manunda Library and learn about our eLibrary and how you can access a huge range of resources from home. Optional:  BYO Android or Apple device.

Sessions are held on the 1st and 3rd Thursday of the month, 10.30 - 11.30am and no bookings required.

1 FebStorytime - Earlville Library

Earlville Library
Starts: 01 Feb 2018 10:30 am
Ends: 01 Feb 2018 11:30 am
Frequency: Every week on Thursday
Location: Earlville Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: 4044 3766

Regular Storytime sessions are held at most Branches of Cairns Libraries. These sessions are aimed at the preschool aged child (3 to 5 years of age).

1 FebStorytime - Edmonton Library

Edmonton Library
Starts: 01 Feb 2018 10:30 am
Ends: 01 Feb 2018 11:30 am
Frequency: Every month on the 1st Thursday of the month
Location: Edmonton Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: 4044 3735

Regular Storytime sessions are held at most Branches of Cairns Libraries. These sessions are aimed at the preschool aged child (3 to 5 years of age).

2 FebHartbeeps Babies (Ages 6 wks - 12 mths) | Earlville Library

f5f Hartbeeps
Starts: 02 Feb 2018 10:15 am
Ends: 02 Feb 2018 11:00 am
Location: Earlville Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL: Email f5f@cairns.qld.gov.au

Join us for a fun, interactive 45 minute class of singing, puppets and props to encourage rich interactions between parent and baby.

Hartbeeps is for parents and pre walker bubs aged 6 weeks to 12 months.

2 FebConversation Cafe @ Stratford Library

Conversation Café Stratford
Starts: 02 Feb 2018 10:30 am
Ends: 02 Feb 2018 11:30 am
Frequency: Every month on the 1st Friday of the month
Location: Stratford Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: 4044 3733

Join us at Stratford Library for some good company and interesting conversations. Light refreshments provided.

All welcome!

2 FebHartbeeps Toddlers (Ages 1- 5 yrs) | Earlville Library

f5f Hartbeeps
Starts: 02 Feb 2018 11:15 am
Ends: 02 Feb 2018 12:00 pm
Location: Earlville Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL: Email f5f@cairns.qld.gov.au

Come along and share in the fun as we use music, drama, dance and creative play set to fun nursery rhymes and familiar lullabies to prepare young minds for a lifetime of learning. 

Hartbeeps Toddlers is for busy toddlers aged 1 - 5 years and their little siblings.

2 FebLEGO Mania - Manunda Library - During School Term Only.

LEGO Mania
Starts: 02 Feb 2018 03:30 pm
Ends: 02 Feb 2018 04:30 pm
Frequency: Every week on Friday
Location: Manunda Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: 4044 3779

Come join in the free fun of building with LEGO.

At Manunda Library every Friday 3:30-4:30pm

This program does not run during school holidays.

2 FebLEGO Mania - Smithfield Library - During School Term Only

LEGO Mania
Starts: 02 Feb 2018 03:30 pm
Ends: 02 Feb 2018 04:30 pm
Frequency: Every week on Friday
Location: Smithfield Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: 4044 3711

Come join in the free fun of building with LEGO.

At Smithfield Library every Friday 3.00pm-4.00pm.

This program does not run during school holidays.

3 FebFree Fall

Starts: 03 Feb 2018 11:00 am
Ends: 03 Feb 2018 12:00 pm
Location: City Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: Phone: 4044 3720

Join us for a Book Launch with the regions best writers.

Entry is FREE and no booking required.

Supporting the Tropical Writers Inc. Cairns.

5 FebMessy Play (Ages 1 - 5 yrs) | Manunda Library

Starts: 05 Feb 2018 10:15 am
Ends: 05 Feb 2018 11:00 am
Location: Manunda Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL: Email f5f@cairns.qld.gov.au

Come and join us for Messy Play which will be themed around a storybook for each session. Messy Play is an important part of early education. It offers many opportunities for learning and development including: physical, communication & language, personal - emotional & social, intellectual, mathematical and creativity. Come dressed for messy fun!

5 FebMessy Play (Ages 1 - 5 yrs) | Manunda Library

Starts: 05 Feb 2018 11:15 am
Ends: 05 Feb 2018 12:00 pm
Location: Manunda Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL: Email f5f@cairns.qld.gov.au

Come and join us for Messy Play which will be themed around a storybook for each session. Messy Play is an important part of early education. It offers many opportunities for learning and development including: physical, communication & language, personal - emotional & social, intellectual, mathematical and creativity. Come dressed for messy fun!

6 FebSplash & Sing Babies (Ages 6 - 12 mths) | Tobruk Pool

Starts: 06 Feb 2018 09:30 am
Ends: 06 Feb 2018 10:00 am
Location: Tobruk Memorial Pool, Sheridan St, Cairns.
Web:
Email:
Contact: BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL: Email f5f@cairns.qld.gov.au

Experience the magic of our popular rhyme time sessions with your child at the pool. This interactive session includes stories, rhymes and active movement songs for young children.

Ideal for babies aged 6 - 12 months. It is expected that each child is accompanied by a parent or guardian in the water. Join us after at our poolside pop-up library.

6 FebSplash & Sing Toddlers (Ages 1 - 4 yrs) | Tobruk Pool

Starts: 06 Feb 2018 10:00 am
Ends: 06 Feb 2018 10:30 am
Location: Tobruk Memorial Pool, Sheridan St, Cairns.
Web:
Email:
Contact: BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL: Email f5f@cairns.qld.gov.au

Experience the magic of our popular rhyme time sessions with your child at the pool. This interactive session includes stories, rhymes and active movement songs for young children.

Ideal for toddlers 1 - 4 years. It is expected that each child is accompanied by a parent or guardian in the water. Join us after at our poolside pop-up library.

6 FebBaby Rhyme Time - Earlville Library

Earlville Library
Starts: 06 Feb 2018 10:30 am
Ends: 06 Feb 2018 11:30 am
Frequency: Every month on the 1st Tuesday of the month
Location: Earlville Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: 4044 3766

Regular Baby Rhyme Time sessions are held at several Branches of Cairns Libraries. Baby Rhyme Time is an interactive, fun program specifically for children from birth to 2 years.

6 FebStorytime - Gordonvale Library

Gordonvale Library
Starts: 06 Feb 2018 10:30 am
Ends: 06 Feb 2018 11:30 am
Frequency: Every month on the 1st Tuesday of the month
Location: Gordonvale Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: 4044 3778

Regular Storytime sessions are held at most Branches of Cairns Libraries. These sessions are aimed at the preschool aged child (3 to 5 years of age).

6 FebStorytime - Smithfield Library

Smithfield Library
Starts: 06 Feb 2018 10:30 am
Ends: 06 Feb 2018 11:30 am
Frequency: Every week on Tuesday
Location: Smithfield Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: 4044 3711

Regular Storytime sessions are held at most Branches of Cairns Libraries. These sessions are aimed at the preschool aged child (3 to 5 years of age).

7 FebMessy Play (Ages 1 - 5 yrs) | Stratford Library

Starts: 07 Feb 2018 09:45 am
Ends: 07 Feb 2018 10:30 am
Location: Stratford Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL: Email f5f@cairns.qld.gov.au

Come and join us for Messy Play which will be themed around a storybook for each session. Messy Play is an important part of early education. It offers many opportunities for learning and development including: physical, communication & language, personal - emotional & social, intellectual, mathematical and creativity. Come dressed for messy fun!

7 FebStorytime - City Library

City Library
Starts: 07 Feb 2018 10:30 am
Ends: 07 Feb 2018 11:30 am
Frequency: Every week on Wednesday
Location: City Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: 4044 3720

Regular Storytime sessions are held at most Branches of Cairns Libraries. These sessions are aimed at the preschool aged child (3 to 5 years of age).

7 FebStorytime - Manunda Library

Manunda Library
Starts: 07 Feb 2018 10:30 am
Ends: 07 Feb 2018 11:30 am
Frequency: Every month on the 1st Wednesday of the month
Location: Manunda Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: 4044 3779

Regular Storytime sessions are held at most Branches of Cairns Libraries. These sessions are aimed at the preschool aged child (3 to 5 years of age).

7 FebMessy Play (Ages 1 - 5 yrs) | Stratford Library

Starts: 07 Feb 2018 10:45 am
Ends: 07 Feb 2018 11:30 am
Location: Stratford Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL: Email f5f@cairns.qld.gov.au

Come and join us for Messy Play which will be themed around a storybook for each session. Messy Play is an important part of early education. It offers many opportunities for learning and development including: physical, communication & language, personal - emotional & social, intellectual, mathematical and creativity. Come dressed for messy fun!

8 FebHistoric Cairns Chinatown Miniatures

Starts: 08 Feb 2018
Ends: 08 Feb 2018
Location: City Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: 4044 3720

Step back in time to the 1880’s and explore a miniature version of Cairns Historic Chinatown created by local historian Col Walter.

Find it in the Reference Room from 8 - 28 February.

Obtain insights on the historic importance of the artefacts in the Cairns Museum ‘Deep Roots' exhibition opening Friday 16 February 5pm – 6.30pm.

Check out the full Chinese New Year program.

8 FebHartbeeps Babies (Ages 6 wks - 12 mths) | Hambledon House

f5f Hartbeeps
Starts: 08 Feb 2018 09:45 am
Ends: 08 Feb 2018 10:30 am
Location: Hambledon House (next to Edmonton Library)
Web:
Email:
Contact: BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL: Email f5f@cairns.qld.gov.au

Join us for a fun, interactive 45 minute class of singing, puppets and props to encourage rich interactions between parent and baby.

Hartbeeps is for parents and pre walker bubs aged 6 weeks to 12 months.

8 FebiPhone Basics and Beyond

iPhone Class Icon
Starts: 08 Feb 2018 10:00 am
Ends: 08 Feb 2018 01:00 pm
Location: City Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: FULLY BOOKED

iPhone Workshops – Website

Want to develop your iPhone Skills. Join us at the City Library to familiarise yourself with its many functions including tips and tricks to help you navigate your iPhone with ease.

8 FebBaby Rhyme Time - Smithfield Library

Smithfield Library
Starts: 08 Feb 2018 10:30 am
Ends: 08 Feb 2018 11:00 am
Frequency: Every month on the 2nd Thursday of the month
Location: Smithfield Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: 4044 3711

Regular Baby Rhyme Time sessions are held at several Branches of Cairns Libraries. Baby Rhyme Time is an interactive, fun program specifically for children from birth to 2 years.

8 FebHartbeeps Toddlers (Ages 1- 5 yrs) | Hambledon House

f5f Hartbeeps
Starts: 08 Feb 2018 10:45 am
Ends: 08 Feb 2018 11:30 am
Location: Hambledon House (next to Edmonton Library)
Web:
Email:
Contact: BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL: Email f5f@cairns.qld.gov.au

Come along and share in the fun as we use music, drama, dance and creative play set to fun nursery rhymes and familiar lullabies to prepare young minds for a lifetime of learning. 

Hartbeeps Toddlers is for busy toddlers aged 1 - 5 years and their little siblings.

12 FebHartbeeps Babies (Ages 6 wks - 12 mths) | Stratford Library

f5f Hartbeeps
Starts: 12 Feb 2018 10:15 am
Ends: 12 Feb 2018 11:00 am
Location: Stratford Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL: Email f5f@cairns.qld.gov.au

Join us for a fun, interactive 45 minute class of singing, puppets and props to encourage rich interactions between parent and baby.

Hartbeeps is for parents and pre walker bubs aged 6 weeks to 12 months.

12 FebHartbeeps Toddlers (Ages 1- 5 yrs) | Stratford Library

f5f Hartbeeps
Starts: 12 Feb 2018 11:15 am
Ends: 12 Feb 2018 12:00 pm
Location: Stratford Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL: Email f5f@cairns.qld.gov.au

Come along and share in the fun as we use music, drama, dance and creative play set to fun nursery rhymes and familiar lullabies to prepare young minds for a lifetime of learning. 

Hartbeeps Toddlers is for busy toddlers aged 1 - 5 years and their little siblings.

13 FebSplash & Sing Toddlers (Ages 1 - 4 yrs) | Tobruk Pool

Starts: 13 Feb 2018 08:30 am
Ends: 13 Feb 2018 09:00 am
Location: Tobruk Memorial Pool, Sheridan St, Cairns.
Web:
Email:
Contact: BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL: Email f5f@cairns.qld.gov.au

Experience the magic of our popular rhyme time sessions with your child at the pool. This interactive session includes stories, rhymes and active movement songs for young children.

Ideal for toddlers 1 - 4 years. It is expected that each child is accompanied by a parent or guardian in the water. Join us after at our poolside pop-up library.

13 FebSplash & Sing Babies (Ages 6 - 12 mths) | Tobruk Pool

Starts: 13 Feb 2018 09:30 am
Ends: 13 Feb 2018 10:00 am
Location: Tobruk Memorial Pool, Sheridan St, Cairns.
Web:
Email:
Contact: BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL: Email f5f@cairns.qld.gov.au

Experience the magic of our popular rhyme time sessions with your child at the pool. This interactive session includes stories, rhymes and active movement songs for young children.

Ideal for babies aged 6 - 12 months. It is expected that each child is accompanied by a parent or guardian in the water. Join us after at our poolside pop-up library.

13 FebSplash & Sing Toddlers (Ages 1 - 4 yrs) | Tobruk Pool

Starts: 13 Feb 2018 10:00 am
Ends: 13 Feb 2018 10:30 am
Location: Tobruk Memorial Pool, Sheridan St, Cairns.
Web:
Email:
Contact: BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL: Email f5f@cairns.qld.gov.au

Experience the magic of our popular rhyme time sessions with your child at the pool. This interactive session includes stories, rhymes and active movement songs for young children.

Ideal for toddlers 1 - 4 years. It is expected that each child is accompanied by a parent or guardian in the water. Join us after at our poolside pop-up library.

13 FebPaper Quilling

Starts: 13 Feb 2018 10:30 am
Ends: 13 Feb 2018 11:30 am
Location: Earlville Library
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Email:
Contact: BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL: 4044 3766

Learn the delicate art of paper quilling.

Join us at this free event celebrating Library Lovers' Day.

Library Lovers’ Day is a chance for everyone to reconnect with the library and share the library love.

13 FebStorytime - Stratford Library

Stratford Library
Starts: 13 Feb 2018 10:30 am
Ends: 13 Feb 2018 11:30 am
Frequency: Every month on the 2nd Tuesday of the month
Location: Stratford Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: 4044 3733

Regular Storytime sessions are held at most Branches of Cairns Libraries. These sessions are aimed at the preschool aged child (3 to 5 years of age).

14 FebIT Hour - Earlville Library

The IT Hour
Starts: 14 Feb 2018 10:30 am
Ends: 14 Feb 2018 11:30 am
Frequency: Every month on the 2nd Wednesday of the month
Location: Earlville Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: 4044 3766

Drop into Earlville Libraries IT Hour with your IT questions and we'll do our best to assist you. Sessions are held on the 2nd Wednesday of the month, 10.30 - 11.30am and no bookings required.

14 FebLove Songs in the Library

Starts: 14 Feb 2018 01:00 pm
Ends: 14 Feb 2018 02:00 pm
Location: City Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: 4044 3720

Be serenaded by local trio ‘After 5’ this Valentine’s Day.

‘After 5’ are well known for their unique and sultry combination of contemporary jazz and soul classics.

Move over St Valentine’s because 14 February is also Library Lovers’ Day and Cairns Libraries are celebrating.

14 FebOrigami Envelopes

Starts: 14 Feb 2018 03:00 pm
Ends: 14 Feb 2018 05:00 pm
Location: Edmonton Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: 4044 3735

Create your own origami envelope at this free workshop.

Celebrate Library Lovers' Day and write a lovely letter to place inside.

Library Lovers’ Day is a chance for everyone to reconnect with the library and share the library love.

14 FebMinecraft Hour of Code

Starts: 14 Feb 2018 03:30 pm
Ends: 14 Feb 2018 04:30 pm
Location: Gordonvale Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL: Phone 4044 3778

Learn coding or develop your skills in the popular virtual world of Minecraft. Explore the Cairns Minecraft gaming platform.

Hour of Code is a global movement introducing millions of young people worldwide to computer science, inspiring them to learn more.

15 FebHartbeeps Babies (Ages 6 wks - 12 mths) | Smithfield Library

f5f Hartbeeps
Starts: 15 Feb 2018 10:15 am
Ends: 15 Feb 2018 11:00 am
Location: Smithfield Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL: Email f5f@cairns.qld.gov.au

Join us for a fun, interactive 45 minute class of singing, puppets and props to encourage rich interactions between parent and baby.

Hartbeeps is for parents and pre walker bubs aged 6 weeks to 12 months.

15 FebBaby Rhyme Time - Stratford Library

Stratford Library
Starts: 15 Feb 2018 10:30 am
Ends: 15 Feb 2018 11:00 am
Frequency: Every month on the 3rd Thursday of the month
Location: Stratford Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: 4044 3733

Regular Baby Rhyme Time sessions are held at several Branches of Cairns Libraries. Baby Rhyme Time is an interactive, fun program specifically for children from birth to 2 years.

15 FebEbooks and more!

Ebooks and More
Starts: 15 Feb 2018 10:30 am
Ends: 15 Feb 2018 11:30 am
Frequency: Every month on the 3rd Thursday of the month
Location: Manunda Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: 4044 3779

Drop into Manunda Library and learn about our eLibrary and how you can asses a huge range of resources from home. Optional: BYO Android or Apple device.

Sessions are held on the 1st and 3rd Thursday of the month, 10.30 - 11.30am and no bookings required.

15 FebHartbeeps Toddlers (Ages 1- 5 yrs) | Smithfield Library

f5f Hartbeeps
Starts: 15 Feb 2018 11:15 am
Ends: 15 Feb 2018 12:00 pm
Location: Smithfield Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL: Email f5f@cairns.qld.gov.au

Come along and share in the fun as we use music, drama, dance and creative play set to fun nursery rhymes and familiar lullabies to prepare young minds for a lifetime of learning. 

Hartbeeps Toddlers is for busy toddlers aged 1 - 5 years and their little siblings.

16 FebRemembrance Poppy Workshop

Poppy Craft
Starts: 16 Feb 2018 10:00 am
Ends: 16 Feb 2018 01:00 pm
Location: Manunda Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: 4044 3779

Share craft and stories while having fun making poppies!

Poppies will be donated to the Australian War Memorial.

Wool and needles supplied or bring your own. Beginners welcome.

16 FebHartbeeps Babies (Ages 6 wks - 12 mths) | Earlville Library

f5f Hartbeeps
Starts: 16 Feb 2018 10:15 am
Ends: 16 Feb 2018 11:00 am
Location: Earlville Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL: Email f5f@cairns.qld.gov.au

Join us for a fun, interactive 45 minute class of singing, puppets and props to encourage rich interactions between parent and baby.

Hartbeeps is for parents and pre walker bubs aged 6 weeks to 12 months.

16 FebHartbeeps Toddlers (Ages 1- 5 yrs) | Earlville Library

f5f Hartbeeps
Starts: 16 Feb 2018 11:15 am
Ends: 16 Feb 2018 12:00 pm
Location: Earlville Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL: Email f5f@cairns.qld.gov.au

Come along and share in the fun as we use music, drama, dance and creative play set to fun nursery rhymes and familiar lullabies to prepare young minds for a lifetime of learning. 

Hartbeeps Toddlers is for busy toddlers aged 1 - 5 years and their little siblings.

16 FebStories of Saga Land and the Vikings

Starts: 16 Feb 2018 11:30 am
Ends: 16 Feb 2018 02:30 pm
Location:
Web:
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Contact:

Viking history comes alive with best-selling author Kári Gíslason at the lunch event on Friday 16 February 2018 at the Shangri-La Hotel on the waterfront, where the Cairns Tropical Writers Festival will be held later in 2018.

Book now for writers on the Waterfront lunch and discover stories of Saga Land and the legendary Vikings of Iceland.

16 Feb3D Fireworks

Starts: 16 Feb 2018 03:30 pm
Ends: 16 Feb 2018 04:30 pm
Location: City Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: 4044 3720

Create your own virtual fireworks display at the City Library!

Personalize a free colouring page and create a message of good luck and prosperity for the New Year. Watch it come to life in 3D!

Watch the real fireworks and cultural performances at the Lagoon Plaza on the Cairns Esplanade later in the evening from 6.30pm - 7.30pm.

Check out the full Chinese New Year program.

19 FebMessy Play (Ages 1 - 5 yrs) | Manunda Library

Starts: 19 Feb 2018 10:15 am
Ends: 19 Feb 2018 11:00 am
Location: Manunda Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL: Email f5f@cairns.qld.gov.au

Come and join us for Messy Play which will be themed around a storybook for each session. Messy Play is an important part of early education. It offers many opportunities for learning and development including: physical, communication & language, personal - emotional & social, intellectual, mathematical and creativity. Come dressed for messy fun!

19 FebStorytime - Babinda Library

Babinda Library
Starts: 19 Feb 2018 10:30 am
Ends: 19 Feb 2018 11:30 am
Frequency: Every month on the 3rd Monday of the month
Location: Babinda Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: 4067 1112

Regular Storytime sessions are held at most Branches of Cairns Libraries. These sessions are aimed at the preschool aged child (3 to 5 years of age).

19 FebMessy Play (Ages 1 - 5 yrs) | Manunda Library

Starts: 19 Feb 2018 11:15 am
Ends: 19 Feb 2018 12:00 pm
Location: Manunda Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL: Email f5f@cairns.qld.gov.au

Come and join us for Messy Play which will be themed around a storybook for each session. Messy Play is an important part of early education. It offers many opportunities for learning and development including: physical, communication & language, personal - emotional & social, intellectual, mathematical and creativity. Come dressed for messy fun!

20 FebSplash & Sing Toddlers (Ages 1 - 4 yrs) | Tobruk Pool

Starts: 20 Feb 2018 08:30 am
Ends: 20 Feb 2018 09:00 am
Location: Tobruk Memorial Pool, Sheridan St, Cairns.
Web:
Email:
Contact: BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL: Email f5f@cairns.qld.gov.au

Experience the magic of our popular rhyme time sessions with your child at the pool. This interactive session includes stories, rhymes and active movement songs for young children.

Ideal for toddlers 1 - 4 years. It is expected that each child is accompanied by a parent or guardian in the water. Join us after at our poolside pop-up library.

20 FebSplash & Sing Babies (Ages 6 - 12 mths) | Tobruk Pool

Starts: 20 Feb 2018 09:30 am
Ends: 20 Feb 2018 10:00 am
Location: Tobruk Memorial Pool, Sheridan St, Cairns.
Web:
Email:
Contact: BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL: Email f5f@cairns.qld.gov.au

Experience the magic of our popular rhyme time sessions with your child at the pool. This interactive session includes stories, rhymes and active movement songs for young children.

Ideal for babies aged 6 - 12 months. It is expected that each child is accompanied by a parent or guardian in the water. Join us after at our poolside pop-up library.

20 FebSplash & Sing Toddlers (Ages 1 - 4 yrs) | Tobruk Pool

Starts: 20 Feb 2018 10:00 am
Ends: 20 Feb 2018 10:30 am
Location: Tobruk Memorial Pool, Sheridan St, Cairns.
Web:
Email:
Contact: BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL: Email f5f@cairns.qld.gov.au

Experience the magic of our popular rhyme time sessions with your child at the pool. This interactive session includes stories, rhymes and active movement songs for young children.

Ideal for toddlers 1 - 4 years. It is expected that each child is accompanied by a parent or guardian in the water. Join us after at our poolside pop-up library.

20 FebIntroduction to iPads

TechKnow
Starts: 20 Feb 2018 10:30 am
Ends: 20 Feb 2018 01:00 pm
Location: MANUNDA LIBRARY
Web:
Email:
Contact: Bookings Essential: 4044 3727

FREE technology training!

Learn new skills, get connected and take the first step to better tech knowledge.

Sign up for Be Connected and discover how being online can add new experiences to your life.

20 FebMinecraft Hour of Code

Starts: 20 Feb 2018 03:30 pm
Ends: 20 Feb 2018 04:30 pm
Location: Edmonton Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL: Phone 4044 3735

Learn coding or develop your skills in the popular virtual world of Minecraft. Explore the Cairns Minecraft gaming platform.

Hour of Code is a global movement introducing millions of young people worldwide to computer science, inspiring them to learn more.

21 FebMessy Play (Ages 1 - 5 yrs) | Stratford Library

Starts: 21 Feb 2018 09:45 am
Ends: 21 Feb 2018 10:30 am
Location: Stratford Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL: Email f5f@cairns.qld.gov.au

Come and join us for Messy Play which will be themed around a storybook for each session. Messy Play is an important part of early education. It offers many opportunities for learning and development including: physical, communication & language, personal - emotional & social, intellectual, mathematical and creativity. Come dressed for messy fun!

21 FebMessy Play (Ages 1 - 5 yrs) | Stratford Library

Starts: 21 Feb 2018 10:45 am
Ends: 21 Feb 2018 11:30 am
Location: Stratford Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL: Email f5f@cairns.qld.gov.au

Come and join us for Messy Play which will be themed around a storybook for each session. Messy Play is an important part of early education. It offers many opportunities for learning and development including: physical, communication & language, personal - emotional & social, intellectual, mathematical and creativity. Come dressed for messy fun!

22 FebHartbeeps Babies (Ages 6 wks - 12 mths) | Hambledon House

f5f Hartbeeps
Starts: 22 Feb 2018 09:45 am
Ends: 22 Feb 2018 10:30 am
Location: Hambledon House (next to Edmonton Library)
Web:
Email:
Contact: BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL: Email f5f@cairns.qld.gov.au

Join us for a fun, interactive 45 minute class of singing, puppets and props to encourage rich interactions between parent and baby.

Hartbeeps is for parents and pre walker bubs aged 6 weeks to 12 months.

22 FebiPhone Basics and Beyond

iPhone Class Icon
Starts: 22 Feb 2018 10:00 am
Ends: 22 Feb 2018 01:00 pm
Location: City Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: FULLY BOOKED

iPhone Workshops – Website

Want to develop your iPhone Skills. Join us at the City Library to familiarise yourself with its many functions including tips and tricks to help you navigate your iPhone with ease.

22 FebBaby Rhyme Time - City Library

City Library
Starts: 22 Feb 2018 10:30 am
Ends: 22 Feb 2018 11:00 am
Frequency: Every month on the 4th Thursday of the month
Location: City Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: 4044 3720

Regular sessions are held at several Branches of Cairns Libraries. Baby Rhyme Time is an interactive, fun program specifically for children from birth to 2 years.

22 FebConversation Cafe @ Smithfield Library

Conversation Café
Starts: 22 Feb 2018 10:30 am
Ends: 22 Feb 2018 11:30 am
Frequency: Every month on the 4th Thursday of the month
Location: Smithfield Library
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Contact: 4044 3711

Join us at Smithfield Library for some good company and interesting conversations. Light refreshments provided and coffees are available for purchase. All welcome!

22 FebHartbeeps Toddlers (Ages 1- 5 yrs) | Hambledon House

f5f Hartbeeps
Starts: 22 Feb 2018 10:45 am
Ends: 22 Feb 2018 11:30 am
Location: Hambledon House (next to Edmonton Library)
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Contact: BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL: Email f5f@cairns.qld.gov.au

Come along and share in the fun as we use music, drama, dance and creative play set to fun nursery rhymes and familiar lullabies to prepare young minds for a lifetime of learning. 

Hartbeeps Toddlers is for busy toddlers aged 1 - 5 years and their little siblings.

22 FebFantastic Beasts House Cup Competition

Starts: 22 Feb 2018 03:30 pm
Ends: 22 Feb 2018 05:00 pm
Location: Earlville Library
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Contact: 4044 3766

Are you a Gryffindor, Hufflepuff, Ravenclaw, or Slytherin?

Come dressed in your House colours or as your favourite Harry Potter character for a chance to win a prize.

Compete in a series of 4 challenges using Sphero robots, creativity and your knowledge of the Fantastic Beasts.

Join the scavenger hunt in the library from 1 - 21 February.

26 FebHartbeeps Babies (Ages 6 wks - 12 mths) | Stratford Library

f5f Hartbeeps
Starts: 26 Feb 2018 10:15 am
Ends: 26 Feb 2018 11:00 am
Location: Stratford Library
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Contact: BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL: Email f5f@cairns.qld.gov.au

Join us for a fun, interactive 45 minute class of singing, puppets and props to encourage rich interactions between parent and baby.

Hartbeeps is for parents and pre walker bubs aged 6 weeks to 12 months.

26 FebHartbeeps Toddlers (Ages 1- 5 yrs) | Stratford Library

f5f Hartbeeps
Starts: 26 Feb 2018 11:15 am
Ends: 26 Feb 2018 12:00 pm
Location: Stratford Library
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Contact: BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL: Email f5f@cairns.qld.gov.au

Come along and share in the fun as we use music, drama, dance and creative play set to fun nursery rhymes and familiar lullabies to prepare young minds for a lifetime of learning. 

Hartbeeps Toddlers is for busy toddlers aged 1 - 5 years and their little siblings.

27 FebSplash & Sing Toddlers (Ages 1 - 4 yrs) | Tobruk Pool

Starts: 27 Feb 2018 08:30 am
Ends: 27 Feb 2018 09:00 am
Location: Tobruk Memorial Pool, Sheridan St, Cairns.
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Contact: BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL: Email f5f@cairns.qld.gov.au

Experience the magic of our popular rhyme time sessions with your child at the pool. This interactive session includes stories, rhymes and active movement songs for young children.

Ideal for toddlers 1 - 4 years. It is expected that each child is accompanied by a parent or guardian in the water. Join us after at our poolside pop-up library.

27 FebSplash & Sing Babies (Ages 6 - 12 mths) | Tobruk Pool

Starts: 27 Feb 2018 09:30 am
Ends: 27 Feb 2018 10:00 am
Location: Tobruk Memorial Pool, Sheridan St, Cairns.
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Contact: BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL: Email f5f@cairns.qld.gov.au

Experience the magic of our popular rhyme time sessions with your child at the pool. This interactive session includes stories, rhymes and active movement songs for young children.

Ideal for babies aged 6 - 12 months. It is expected that each child is accompanied by a parent or guardian in the water. Join us after at our poolside pop-up library.

27 FebSplash & Sing Toddlers (Ages 1 - 4 yrs) | Tobruk Pool

Starts: 27 Feb 2018 10:00 am
Ends: 27 Feb 2018 10:30 am
Location: Tobruk Memorial Pool, Sheridan St, Cairns.
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Contact: BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL: Email f5f@cairns.qld.gov.au

Experience the magic of our popular rhyme time sessions with your child at the pool. This interactive session includes stories, rhymes and active movement songs for young children.

Ideal for toddlers 1 - 4 years. It is expected that each child is accompanied by a parent or guardian in the water. Join us after at our poolside pop-up library.

27 FebBaby Rhyme Time - Manunda Library

Manunda Library
Starts: 27 Feb 2018 10:30 am
Ends: 27 Feb 2018 11:00 am
Frequency: Every month on the 4th Tuesday of the month
Location: Manunda Library
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Contact: 4044 3779

Regular sessions are held at several Branches of Cairns Libraries. Baby Rhyme Time is an interactive, fun program specifically for children from birth to 2 years.

27 FebGet to KNOW your device

TechKnow
Starts: 27 Feb 2018 10:30 am
Ends: 27 Feb 2018 01:00 pm
Location: MANUNDA LIBRARY
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Contact: Bookings Essential: 4044 3727

FREE technology workshop!

Bring your own device and get introductory level support from a qualified trainer on how to use it.

Sign up for Be Connected and discover how being online can add new experiences to your life.

27 FebMinecraft Hour of Code

Starts: 27 Feb 2018 03:30 pm
Ends: 27 Feb 2018 04:30 pm
Location: Edmonton Library
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Contact: BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL: Phone 4044 3735

Learn coding or develop your skills in the popular virtual world of Minecraft. Explore the Cairns Minecraft gaming platform.

Hour of Code is a global movement introducing millions of young people worldwide to computer science, inspiring them to learn more.

28 Febfirst5forever Community Storytime | Tobruk Memorial Pool

Starts: 28 Feb 2018 09:00 am
Ends: 28 Feb 2018 10:30 am
Location: Tobruk Memorial Pool, Sheridan St, Cairns.
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Our lovely first5forever mobile library is popping up all over the city to bring you free, family fun storytimes that will engage your little one in talking, singing, reading and playing.

This interactive session included stories, rhymes and active movement songs for young children.  Ideal for children aged 6 months to 4 years.


It is expected that each child is accompanied by a parent or guardian in the water.

BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL - REGISTER HERE.

28 Febfirst5forever Community Storytime | Tobruk Memorial Pool

Starts: 28 Feb 2018 10:00 am
Ends: 28 Feb 2018 11:30 am
Location: Tobruk Memorial Pool, Sheridan St, Cairns.
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Our lovely first5forever mobile library is popping up all over the city to bring you free, family fun storytimes that will engage your little one in talking, singing, reading and playing.

This interactive session included stories, rhymes and active movement songs for young children.  Ideal for children aged 6 months to 4 years.


It is expected that each child is accompanied by a parent or guardian in the water.

BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL - REGISTER HERE

28 FebSeed Library - Stratford Library

Seed Library
Starts: 28 Feb 2018 03:00 pm
Ends: 28 Feb 2018 04:00 pm
Frequency: Every month on the 4th Wednesday of the month
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What is a Seed Library?

A Seed Library is a collection of seeds available for the public to grow in their own garden. Come join us for the monthly seed swap!

Library Guides on How to Use the Seed Library, How to Save Seeds and seed donation labels for printing can be accessed here.

PLEASE NOTE: This event will not be held on 25 April 2018.