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Chinese poetry reading evening with Ouyang Yu

20 June 2019
Boroondara Library Service
Ouyang Yu

Come and listen or share your own original poem in this Chinese poetry reading evening with Ouyang Yu.

Megan Blandford at Wodonga Library

21 June 2019
Wild Dingo Press
Megan Blandford

'I'm Fine (and other lies)' is Megan Blandford's story of postnatal depression, publish

Story Lounge: Murder

26 June 2019
Yarra Plenty Regional Library
Whittlesea Library

Enjoy a great Murder Mystery? Have a favourite author?

Charles Kingsford Smith: King of the air - Author talk with Ann Blainey

27 June 2019
Boroondara Library Service
Ann Blainey

Author Ann Blainey talks about her new book on the life of Charles Kingsford Smith, King of the air.

History of the English language

4 July 2019
Boroondara Library Service

Follow the evolution of the English language from the earliest known roots to the massively influential...

A Walk on the Mean Streets: An exploration of the 1880s Melbourne of...

6 July 2019
Melbourne Rare Book Week
Presented by Melbourne Library Service, Lucy...

Bookings Required
Saturday 6 July11:00am-12:00pm

Views from Outsiders: Cooking and culture in European crime fiction

9 July 2019
Melbourne Rare Book Week
Melbourne Library Service, Chris Browne

Bookings Required

Australian Poetry Slam heat

9 July 2019
Boroondara Library Service
Australian Poetry Slam

Australian Poetry Slam is a live literary performance program where the audience decides the champion.

Collecting Useful Books

9 July 2019
Melbourne Rare Book Week
The Melbourne Athenaeum Library, Richard Overell

Bookings Required