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Improve your personal and professional listening skills. Author and host of award-winning podcast, Deep Listening, Oscar Trimboli is passionate about using the gift of listening to bring positive change in workplaces.
Join us to hear about the experience of living in three of Ipswich’s heritage residences: Arrochar, The Chestnuts, and Toronto.
Explore how you can grow and select plants for a successful garden in a world impacted by climate change with horticulturalist Paul Plant.
This event is presented by Ipswich Libraries as part of Sustainable Ipswich.
Join Rob Shiels, Curator at The Workshops Rail Museum and discover more about the history and evolution of the major railway workshops across Ipswich.
Beyond the Hero’s Journey is for every writer, who feels there’s more to the story than the narrow confines of traditional writing guides. Led by BAFTA award-winning screenwriter Anthony Mullins.
Explore, play and be mindfully creative as you make your own unique floral hoop.
Explore the intriguing world of DNA testing and discover how these tests can help uncover your family’s history and heritage.
Take Control And Stay Safe Online
Demystify the basics of computers and explore the internet. Learn how to protect your computer and online self with security and privacy tips.
Navigate Your Way Through Technology
Discover free online courses available to help you build your skills across a wide range of topics. Drop in and work at your own pace or learn along with others.
Discover A Treasure Trove Of Online Resources
Explore weekly themed websites and Apps. Uncover your pocket guide to the Internet of things.
Engage And Reminisce About The Past
Delve into Ipswich’s past as we explore the exciting free resources available at ipswichlibraries.com.au including genealogical records, local stories and more.
Create Documents With Style And Flair
Learn how to produce stand out documents using styles and fonts, spelling and grammar, and inserting images.
Take The Frustration Away From Numbers
Create basic formulas, charts, and functions to help budget your spending and savings.
Unwind And Have Some Afternoon Fun
‘Switch’ up your Friday afternoons and take your gaming to the next level with consoles, board games, trivia and more.
Everyday English language classes! Gain your confidence with the use of everyday English. All stages of English learning welcome.
Discover how Library programs can be tailored to suit your school or group. Organise a visit to one of our libraries or have the Public Programming team come to you.
Navigate safely your online resources, platforms, apps and games. Learn the importance of keeping your personal information secure and how to implement a Cyber-safety Plan for your family.
Feast on the rich array of poetry experiences offered for all ages. This annual program features an international poetry writing competition, breakfast, writing workshops and the culminating Awards Presentation.
Every month compete in the ultimate Makerspace Challenge to test your skills and win amazing prizes!
Challenges change regularly and can be completed using the technology and software currently available in the Ipswich Libraries Makerspaces.