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Whats On : May 2008
*Cantonese introduction to the internet - Friday 16 May 1 Oam-12noon. Basic introduction to the internet and some of the special features of our catalogue. Basic mouse skills essential. *09 Chinese character inputting method - Wednesday 7 May 10am- 12noon. Participants are required to have some computer knowledge and know how to write in Chinese. *Cantonese introduction to photoshop - Saturday 3 May.10am- 12noon. Participants are required to have some computer knowledge and know how to write in Chinese. Bookings essential. Flights of fantasy *Flights of fantasy - Welcoming afternoon tea - Tuesday 6 May 4 pm. Join us for a special children's afternoon tea and stay for our pantomime. Bookings essen ial. Flights of fantasy - Pantomime - Brock's tale - Tuesday 6 May 4.30 pm Join Brock and his brothers on their quest to become knights and meet some amazing characters along the way... *Flights of fantasy - Drawing workshop - Wednesday 7 May 4pm. Practice sketching weird and wonderful creatures. For young people aged 12+. . Flights of fantasy - Storytelling - Saturday 10 May 10am..Join us.for a special fantasy storytelling se.ssl :>n. Flights of fantasy - Face painting - Saturday 10 May 11 am-1 pm. A special face painting session. *Flights of fantasy - Puppet show - Friday 16 May 10am. Watch traditional (and not so traditional) puppet theatre stories. Live in the Libraries Live in the Libraries: Wonders and secrets of the harp - Thursday 29 May 10am. Performing on o chestral. harps, Sebastian and Sayo Llpma will present a program of angelic musIc favourites. Special interest groups Tai Chi - Saturdays 10am-12noon, In the community meeting room. (07) 3403 2590 Bollywood Musical History of Bollywood- Monday 19 May 10.30am. A fun se.ssion of Bollywood music and. dance ':'11th Roushini. Learn why Indian movies are called Bollywood, who the Bollywood pinups are and be introduced to the famous Kapoor family. Come dressed in your best sari or borrow and learn how to tie one from Roushini's colourful collection. Children's events Babies, Books and Rhyme - Babies - Fridays 10-10.30am. Learn action rhymes and songs that help teach your little ones new language skills. Ideal for babies aged up to 12 months. Babies, Books and Rhymes - Toddlers - Wednesdays 10-10.30am. Learn action rhymes, songs and stories. Ideal for children aged 12 months-2 years. Children's story time - Tuesdays 10-10.30am. Ideal for children aged 2-4years. Classes and workshops *Introduction to eLibCat and library tour - Thursday 11 am-12noon. Discover the full range of books, magazines, videos and C.Ds in your library. Enjoy an informative tour and learn how to access the online library catalogue, eLibCat, place holds and renew your books. *Introduction to computers - Wednesday 7 May 10.30-11.30am. Learn basic computer terms and how to use the mouse and keyboard. *Introduction to the internet - Wednesday 21 May 10.30-11.30am. Learn how to find websites, use search engines and browse popular websites. *Introduction to email - Wednesday 28 May 10.30-11.30am. Learn how to join a free email service if you don't have an email account. *Manage your email - Friday 16 May 10.30-11.30am. Learn how.to send and receive email and organlse your email account. Coffee 33 * Coffee 33 author talk - Monday 12 May, 10am. Late last year a delightful book called Coffee 33 was produced by Robert Chapman and Ross Allen. The book contains photographs and information about 33 of Brisbane's coffee shops together with a small poe about each location. It is a charming and very professional work. Robert and Ross will host this author talk. Bookings essential. Special Interest Groups *Saturday book club - Saturday 17 May 10am-12noon. * Big book club - Saturday 10 May 1 0-12noon. Read and discuss Unpolished gem by Alice Pungo Wall of art - Community art on display. The art wall is designed to encourage and expose local artists' work, free of charge.