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May the 4th Be With You

 


According to a blog article on the official Star Wars website about the cultural history of the day, 

"...the Star Wars fan holiday on May the 4th each year has no single point of origin. It has no official commencement year, no formal dedication."

However, this day is now widely celebrated in many different ways around the world on May the 4th every year. This year, JCU Library is celebrating in a slightly different way, with hosting the inaugural May the 4th Star Wars Lego Exhibition on the first floor of the Eddie Koiki Mabo Library.

This exhibition, put together by the local Townsville Recognised Lego User Group brings together a unique and varied collection of Star Wars LEGO through the ages.Come and wander through our exhibition, viewing Star Wars sets through the years. Whether you're a fan of Lego, Star Wars, both or neither - this will be a sight to behold.

May the 4th Star Wars Lego Exhibition explores the evolution of Star Wars Lego through the years from the tiny to the mega-sized, from the most recent to the vintage. We have dusted off our member's prized pieces from all over the Galaxy (read: Townsville) to curate a celebration of Star Wars.

May the 4th Star Wars Lego Exhibition will be open to the public from Monday, 25 April until Saturday, 8 May 2022 at Eddie Koiki Mabo Library, JCU.

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