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What's on at the North Lakes Library

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by Emilie Jayne (subscribe)
Just a city girl who dreams of dusty trails and endless oceans.
Published September 3rd 2017
Activities for the whole community
The North Lakes Library is open every day of the week, and has a constant supply of creative, social and skill building activities for every member of the community. Here's a list of just a few groups and clubs you can join to make new friends and learn new things:

Author talks and writers group Every now and again the North Lakes Library is lucky enough to have an author stop by
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for a heart to heart on their hard work and achievements, or to celebrate the launching of their new book. Keep checking the Moreton Bay Region Libraries website here for upcoming talks. The Saturday writers group is also worth a look of you're a dab hand with the words yourself.

Kids book clubs Two local book clubs are run out of the North Lakes Library. The Anime club is for all anime and manga lovers from grades 7 to 12, and is by registration. Readiculous is aimed at grades 4 to 6, and encourages kids to talk about books, magazines and new technologies. They can also win challenges and prizes. These clubs are run once a month, check the website for the next date.

Knitting for the needy if you love knitting, making new friends and contributing to the community, then this group is for you! Meet up once a month from 10am and knit for a worthy cause.

Computers and Technologies The North Lakes Library
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offers various classes and clubs for all ages, from beginners looking for some direction with their home computers, to young gamers looking to make friends. Students can take advantage of the libraries free research assistance and computer use, and there is even an introduction to smart phones for new owners. Check out the schedule online to find a class that's right for you.

Genealogy Join the Family History Group and discover a
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new hobby researching your ancestors, or pick up some new techniques to add to your existing research skills.

Hobby groups If you are just looking for a great way to meet new people there are plenty of hobby groups to choose from. Crafts, mah-jong, bridge, English conversation and a current affairs discussion all meet monthly or more regularly.

Babies and toddlers free play, baby rhyme time and story time are a great way to socialise for both mothers and babies. Check the website for regular times.

The North Lakes Library also hosts talks, classes and seminars outside of these activities so make sure you check in regularly for more exciting activities and the chance to develop some newfound skills. The library is located at 10 The Corso, North Lakes. There is parking street side and free parking underneath the building with a disabled friendly lift.
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Why? discover a new hobby or just make new friends
When: 7 days a week
Phone: 3480 9900
Where: 10 The Corso, North Lakes, QLD
Cost: free
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