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“Hope”: Brisbane Tolkien Reading Day.

  The Brisbane Tolkien Fellowship celebrated International Tolkien Reading Day at The Logan North Library on Saturday 22nd March. This year’s theme for the event was “Hope”. The group presented a 2 hour program in an informal atmosphere, including readings from J.R.R. Tolkien’s Stories, Songs, poems and a comedy costume romp. (program videos at bottom…

TOLKIEN READING DAY

THE THEME FOR THIS YEAR IS “HOPE”. The Brisbane Tolkien Fellowship will be celebrating, Tolkien Reading Day on Saturday, March 22, at The Logan North Library, from 11:00 a.m. On 25 March fans of The Hobbit, The Lord of the Rings, and the works of J.R.R. Tolkien will join together in a worldwide celebration of…

Brisbane Tolkien Fellowship – March

This year we are hoping to reach more people who love the World of Tolkien, the books, the movies and all things associated. March is Silmarillion Month SECOND BREAKFAST CLUB: The March theme is “The Silmarillion”. We cordially invite you to join us at The Coffee Club, Milton to discuss topics about J.R.R. Tolkien’s World….

Brisbane Tolkien Fellowship – February 2014

Second Breakfast Club: We cordially invite you to join us at The Coffee Club, Milton to discuss topics about J.R.R. Tolkien’s World. Our next discussion group will be on the 23rd February, 11:00 a.m. The Topic for discussion is “The Elves of Middle-earth” This is our monthly “Second Breakfast” meet up at the Coffee Club…

The Climate of Middle Earth

Have you ever wondered what impact climate change would have on the shire? With a new paper released last week you can get a head start. Dan Lunt from Bristol University has applied the climate simulator of the UK’s Met Office to the geography of Tolkien’s Middle Earth. It turns out that in the simulation…

“WORLD’S BIGGEST TOLKIEN/HOBBIT FAN”… Peter Kenny.

“WORLD’S BIGGEST TOLKIEN/HOBBIT FAN”… Peter Kenny. What makes the World’s biggest Tolkien/Hobbit fan? I remember when I was young sitting on the carpet in class as Mr Kenny told the story of “The Hobbit”, showing us pictures and using different voices for the various characters. A teacher for forty years, Peter Kenny often read “The…