Are you ready for some storytelling from Gregg Dreise at Mary Cairncross Scenic Reserve on January 12?

Are you ready for some storytelling from Gregg Dreise at Mary Cairncross Scenic Reserve on January 12?


1-7 Lost Treasure Market, 9am-5pm, Maleny Community Centre

1-18 BRVA New Year Exhibition, 9.30-4pm St Mary’s Hall, Montville

2 Bookings open for the January SC Libraries program: 5475 8989

4  SRC Station – Create your own SRC mascot, board game or anything you want! Ages 2+, free, 9.30am-11am Maleny Library, 10am-11am Beerwah Library

6 Maleny Dance Academy Open Day, Presbyterian Hall, 12 Cedar Street,  Maleny

8,12 Ozobot Pacman, learn to program an Ozobot to play Pacman style games. Activity suitable for ages 8+. To avoid disappointment be aware the age limit is strictly monitored. Free, but bookings essential. Beerwah Library: Jan 8 9.30-10.30am, 11am-noon, Nambour Library: Jan 12, 9.30-10.30am and 11am-noon

8, 15 Activity Day – Word finds, puzzles and colour-ins to keep you entertained. All ages, free, Beerwah, Nambour and Maleny Library 9am-5.30pm, Kenilworth Library 2pm-5pm

9 Sonic Explorers Ages 8 -17, 9.30am and noon,  Mary Cairncross Scenic Reserve

9, 11 Battle Bots – With your teammates learn to code and battle a Ezrobot and become the champion Robot Overlord. Activity suitable for ages 10+. To avoid disappointment be aware the age limit is strictly monitored. Free, but ookings essential. Beerwah Library: Jan 9, 9.30-11am, Nambour Library: Jan 11, 9.30-11am

10 Bird Scratchings, Ages 8 -12,  9.30am and noon, Mary Cairncross Scenic Reserve, by Karen Shaw

10 Fuzzy Furry Friends Puppet Show – Join Gem Gem and the Fuzzy Furry friends on an exciting, musical, fun-filled adventure! All ages. Beerwah Library: 9.30-10.30am, free, bookings essential.

10 Game Station game on retro style. Come in and discover pacman, sega and Wii gaming. Free activity suitable for ages 7+.  Nambour and Maleny Library: 9.30-11am

10-18 Build and decorate a kite so you can really enjoy the summer, ages 5+, free, bookings essential. Jan 10: Kenilworth Library 10.30am-noon, Maleny Library Jan 11, 9.30-11am, Nambour Library: Jan 17, 9.30-11am, Beerwah Library Jan 18, 10-11am

11 Be a Satin Bowerbird Ages 6 – 17, 9am and 11.30am by local artist Miles Allen, Mary Cairncross Scenic Reserve

11,17  Free Big Games, lifesize games for the whole family to enjoy, Beerwah Library Jan 11: 2-3.30pm, Kenilworth Library Jan 17: 10.30-11.30am

11, 25 Fix It Café, 9am till 2pm, Maleny Neighbourhood Centre

12 Birds Storytelling Ages 4 – 12, 9.30am and noon, Mary Cairncross Scenic Reserve by Gregg Dreise

13 U3A Open Day, University of the Sunshine Coast, Sippy Downs

15 Snake Boss – meet Julia Baker, Animal Planet’s Snake Boss and her reptile friends. Activity suitable for ages 5+., free, bookings essential. Nambour Library: 9.30-10.30am, Maleny Library: 3-4pm

16, 18 Summer Storytime free for the whole family to enjoy, suitable for all ages.

Maleny and Beerwah Library: Jan 16, 6pm-6.30pm, Nambour Library: Jan 18, 6pm-6.30pm

17 Robot Mouse, code the robot to run the maze and find the cheese. Activity suitable for ages 6+, free. Bookings essential. Maleny Library: 9.30-10.30am and 11am-noon

17 Eckankar Tewantin, CWA Hall, 6-7.30pm, Jennifer: 0429 957 989

19-21 Ginger Flower and Food Festival, Yandina

22 School resumes

26 Australia Day events including Big Apex Breakfast, Citizenship Ceremony, Aussie Day Expo, Maleny Showgrounds

26 Remembrance Ceremony, 10- 11am, RSL Maleny

26 Montville Village Association Australia Day Breakfast, from 7-8am

26-28 Australian Film Festival, Maleny Community Centre

27 Belli Community Hall Old Time Dance

28 Hang Space event and launch of Boomerang Bags Maleny, 9am to 3pm, at 20 Coral Street Maleny.

31 Mary Cairncross Scenic Reserve workshop: Birds behaving badly: Living alongside birds in urban environments (free, 3 – 4.30pm) by Professor Darryl Jones, Griffith University


7 Eckankar Maleny Neighbourhood Centre, weekly Wednesdays 6-7.30pm, Jennifer: 0429 957 989

11 Sunshine Coast Asian Food Festival, Spicers Tamarind Retreat

14 Valentine’s Day

15-19  Dance Holiday Workshop, Heartspace Performing Arts Centre, 0403 091 200

24 2018 Flame Hill annual grape ‘Stomp’