What’s On in Annerley and the Nearby Suburbs This Week?

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Wondering what to do for the week? Check out this week’s activities below.

 

Tuesday, 25 and Friday, 28 July 2017 (10:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.)

First 5 Forever Toddler Time

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Sing, dance, and clap along with other toddlers and their parents. This pre-literacy event is ideal for little ones aged one to two years old.

Venue: Fairfield Library @ Fairfield Gardens Shopping Centre, 180 Fairfield Rd, Fairfield

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Tuesday, 25 to Wednesday, 26 (11:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.)

and Friday, 28 (12:00 p.m. – 12:30 p.m.) July 2017

First 5 Forever Babies, Books and Rhymes

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Nurture your baby’s language and social skills with songs and action rhymes. This activity is recommended for babies aged up to one year old.

Venue: Fairfield Library @ Fairfield Gardens Shopping Centre, 180 Fairfield Rd, Fairfield

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Tuesday, 25 (12:00 p.m. – 12:30 p.m.),

Friday, 28 (11:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.), and

Saturday, 29 (9:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.) July 2017

First 5 Forever Children’s Storytime

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Ideal for kids aged two to five years old, this event consists of a fun interactive session with stories, songs, and mark-making activities.

Venue: Fairfield Library @ Fairfield Gardens Shopping Centre, 180 Fairfield Rd, Fairfield

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Wednesday, 26 July 2017 (1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.)

Book Chat

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Whether you’ve read or haven’t yet read Annah Faulkner’s “Last Day in the Dynamite Factory”, this is a fun chat session that’ll spark your interest.

Venue: Fairfield Library @ Fairfield Gardens Shopping Centre, 180 Fairfield Rd, Fairfield

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Wednesday, 26 July 2017 (3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.)

FBI: Fairfield Book Investigators Kids’ Club

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Jeremy Strong’s “Laugh Your Socks Off” will be the subject for this session’s investigation. Kids aged six to 11 years old are invited to join the fun!

Venue: Fairfield Library @ Fairfield Gardens Shopping Centre, 180 Fairfield Rd, Fairfield

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Thursday, 27 July 2017 (9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.)

Tai Chi for Health

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Feeling old and weary? Come and join in this “gentle exercise for complete fitness.” This GOLD event is for FREE and highly recommended for ages 50 years and over.

Venue: Brisbane Corso Park, 323 Brisbane Corso, Yeronga

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Thursday, 27 July 2017 (5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.)

Fandom Haven: Harry Potter

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Whether you’re from the house of Gryffindor, Slytherin, Hufflepuff or Ravenclaw, you’re welcome to attend this event. Harry Potter fans are called upon to gather around and celebrate author J.K. Rowling’s birthday. There will be trivia, games, and giveaways galore!

Venue: Annerley Library, 448 Ipswich Rd, Annerley

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Thursday, 27 July 2017 (6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.)

Know Your Numbers!

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Listen to Kerry Dutton as she tells you the importance of numbers in aligning your goals and focusing on a future strategy. Ms Dutton is a chartered accountant, money motivator, and founder of Think180Degrees.

Venue: Annerley House (Annerley & District Community Centre), 8 Waldheim St, Annerley

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Friday, 28 July 2017 (2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.)

Online Safety and Security Basics

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A part of Brisbane Libraries Tech Connect workshop, this event will help you protect yourself against malwares and viruses. Other lessons include creating strong passwords and making safe online payments.

Venue: Fairfield Library @ Fairfield Gardens Shopping Centre, 180 Fairfield Rd, Fairfield

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Saturday, 29 July 2017 (9:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.)

First 5 Forever Toddler Time

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Just like the 25th July activity in Fairfield stated above, this fun session in Annerley will make you and your baby “sing, dance, and clap” along with other toddlers and parents.

Venue: Annerley Library, 448 Ipswich Rd, Annerley

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Saturday, 29 July 2017 (11:45 a.m. – 12:45 p.m.)

Beginner Swimming Program for Adults

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It’s never too late to learn something. For persons aged 16 years and over, come along and “get ready to conquer” the waters!

Venue: Yeronga Park Pool, 55 School Rd, Yeronga

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Saturday, 29 July 2017 (1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.)

Growing Australian Native Plants

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Green thumbs are called to stop by for an afternoon of discussing the country’s native flora with horticulturalist Brian Sams. Know how to choose the right plant for the right spot. Learn how to care for them, too, to ensure their longevity.

Venue: Annerley Library, 448 Ipswich Rd, Annerley

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Sunday, 30 July 2017 (8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.)

Tai Chi Qigong

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Feel calm, relaxed, and rejuvenated with this invigorating activity that works effectively for both your body and mind.

Venue: Robinson Park, 65 Ashby St, Fairfield

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