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Luminary lectures at the library

Gold Coast Libraries offers a diverse and exciting range of free programs and events for all interests and ages. There is something for everyone.

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Luminary lectures

'Luminary lectures at the library' is a lecture series presented by academics across a range of interesting fields, that aims to connect our wider Gold Coast community with cutting edge research and information from the world of academia.

Our free, monthly lectures and discussions will be facilitated by academics and experts in their fields, and will cover a diverse range of content from the sciences, digital art, health sciences, engineering and more.

Come along, learn and connect with those who share similar interests and enjoy a lecture in a relaxed library environment. Whether you are a student, or just have a general interest in the topic, there will be something for everyone.

Upcoming events

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Chasing the holy grail: the quest for living longer

Will we have a future where old age isn't associated with chronic disease and ill health? As we age and enter the later years of our life we begin to be beseiged with diseases such as cancer, dementia, osteoporosis and arthritis. But why does it have to be this way? Join Professor Derek Richard and hear how Queensland scientists are developing a pill to stop these diseases, which will enable us to live out our lives to the fullest.

Wednesday 13 November, 6.30pm to 7.30pm at Runaway Bay Library.

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