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August 2018

ABBEY TRIVIA NIGHT

August 25, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Abbey Hall (next to Abbey Museum), 1 – 63 The Abbey Place, Caboolture
Caboolture, QLD 4510 Australia
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Free – $15.00

Calling all Trivia Tragics! Unlock your knowledge and support the Abbey Museum! Abbey Trivia is back on the 25th August 2018. Registration from 6:00pm; questions begin at 6.30pm. This is a fund-raising evening of fun for all the whole family. Cost $15 per adult; school aged children – free! Enjoy a delicious light supper, lucky door prizes and raffles. All welcome – come with a group or join a group on the night!

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September 2018

PICNIC AT PEMBERLEY

September 8, 2018 @ 11:30 am - 4:00 pm
Abbey Museum of Art & Archaeology, 1/63 The Abbey Place
Caboolture, Queensland 4510 Australia
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$2.00 – $35.00

Mr Fitzwilliam Darcy requests the pleasure of your company at A Picnic at Pemberley, in the stunning grounds of the Abbey Museum and Church to partake in an afternoon of elegance and grace. Bring a picnic lunch or pre-purchase a hamper to enjoy in the gardens. Find amusement in games such as pall-mall, the game of graces, battledore and archery. Then find a partner to dance with on the lawn, Dance Kaleidoscope will assist if you don't know the dances.…

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KIDS DIG IT! – ORIENTAL FAMILY FUN

September 24, 2018 @ 9:30 am - September 28, 2018 @ 3:00 pm
$2.00 – $25.00

Monday 24th September - Friday 28th September During this school holidays the Abbey Museum will offer our young visitors the opportunity to explore the ancient Orient, focusing on China, Japan, India and Burma (now known as Myanmar). This family event offers a variety of hands-on and engaging activities that will keep kids and their parents busy, including: Digging up ancient treasures in our Mini Archaeological Dig Learning the art of Archery Playing ancient games - some of which will look…

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October 2018

ARCHAEOLOGICAL EVIDENCE FOR THE MISSIONS OF ST PAUL

October 27, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
$10.00 – $40.00

Presentation & Annual Lunch By Dr Amelia Brown      St. Paul (Saul, Paul of Tarsus) was one of the most energetic travellers and characters in early Christianity, originating from Tarsus (modern Turkey) and travelling throughout the Roman Empire.  He was an unlikely influencer of the spread of Christianity in the Roman world driving the transformation of Rome from a pantheistic (several religions) to monotheistic empire.  He himself transformed from persecuting Christians as a result of an epiphany on the Road to…

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November 2018

ABBEY TRIVIA NIGHT

November 10, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Abbey Hall (next to Abbey Museum), 1 – 63 The Abbey Place, Caboolture
Caboolture, QLD 4510 Australia
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Free – $15.00

Calling all Trivia Tragics! Unlock your knowledge and support the Abbey Museum! Abbey Trivia is back on the 10th November 2018. Registration from 6:00pm; questions begin at 6.30pm. This is a fund-raising evening of fun for all the whole family. Cost $15 per adult; school aged children – free! Enjoy a delicious light supper, lucky door prizes and raffles. All welcome – come with a group or join a group on the night!

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A MEDIEVAL CHRISTMAS

November 24, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
$2 – $40.00
Medieval Christmas

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December 2018

ABBEY OPEN DAY & BOUTIQUE CHRISTMAS MARKETS

December 8, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

The Abbey Museum, the Abbey Church and St Michael's College invite you the the Abbey Open Day and Boutique Christmas Market. The Museum will have free admission, and the Church will be open with Father George ready to answer any questions. The beautiful grounds will host a selection of boutique market stall so you can do all of your Christmas shopping. Keep the kids entertained with our Victorian Era crafts and games, including: Making Victorian Christmas Crackers Making Paper Chain…

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January 2019

Kids Dig It! Stone Age Family Fun

January 14 @ 9:30 am - January 18 @ 3:00 pm
Abbey Museum of Art & Archaeology, 1/63 The Abbey Place
Caboolture, Queensland 4510 Australia
$2.00 – $25.00

Monday 14th - Friday 18th January 2019  Plan ahead with our Program & Map! Break up the holiday "I'm bored" complaints and discover what life was like before iPads, computers, written text and plastic. Stone Age Family Fun will encourage kids to use the first technology and tools humans created. Get hands on with activities like: mini archaeological digs archery survival challenge - how long would you survive when you have to hunt and gather your food? Stone Age bling -…

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February 2019

Happily Ever After – Celebrating Jane Austen’s ‘Pride and Prejudice’

February 23 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Abbey Museum of Art & Archaeology, 1/63 The Abbey Place
Caboolture, Queensland 4510 Australia
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$10.00 – $15.00

Happily Ever After: Celebrating Jane Austen’s 'Pride and Prejudice' by Susannah Fullerton, OAM, FRSN, Literary Lecturer, Author and Literary Tour Leader Pride and Prejudice can claim to be the world’s favourite novel. It was first published in 1813 and since then it has delighted readers around the world. In her presentation Susannah Fullerton will tell how this book first came to be written, the struggle to get it published and what the first reactions of readers were like. She will look at…

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March 2019

Abbey Trivia Night

March 9 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
$15.00

Calling all Trivia Tragics! Unlock your knowledge and support the Abbey Museum! Abbey Trivia is back on the 9th March 2019. Registration from 6:00pm; questions begin at 6.30pm. This is a fund-raising evening of fun for the whole family. Cost $15 per adult; school aged children – free! Enjoy a delicious light supper, lucky door prizes and raffles. All welcome – come with a group or join a group on the night!

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