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Barbara Arrowsmith-Young on the inner workings of the brain - Fri 21 Feb...

21 February 2020
Readings Bookshop

Fri 21 Feb 2020 at 6:30pm

Poetry Portal Film Night

23 February 2020
Girls on Key
Poetry Portal / Girls on Key Poetry

Girls on Key and The Poetry Portal presents a curated showcase of poetic short films with live spoken word...

Speaking of the Dead: V.C. Andrews - Mon 24 Feb 2020 at 6:30pm

24 February 2020
Readings Bookshop

Mon 24 Feb 2020 at 6:30pm

Spoken Word at Bar Oussou

24 February 2020
Melbourne Spoken Word

A night for the poetic sweepings of the inner north to degenerate into vitriol and confusion.

Future Food

25 February 2020
Yarra Plenty Regional Library
Professor Robyn Warner

Professor Robyn Warner from the University of Melbourne will discuss alternative sources of protein with...

Cilka's journey: Author talk with Heather Morris

25 February 2020
Boroondara Library Service
Heather Morris

Heather Morris, author of The Tattooist of Auschwitz, will discuss her new book, Cilka's journey, in c

Long Litt Woon and The Way Through the Woods - Tue 25 Feb 2020 at 6:30pm

25 February 2020
Readings Bookshop

Tue 25 Feb 2020 at 6:30pm

The Wheeler Centre Storytelling Gala: 2020 Hindsight

25 February 2020
The Wheeler Centre
Alison Lester, Archie Roach, Eddie Ayres, Cate...

In February 2010, the Wheeler Centre introduced itself – and its programme – to Melbourne with its first...

Book Group- Kew

26 February 2020
Boroondara Library Service
Boroondara Library Service

Join our book group to read and discuss interesting and thought provoking books with a group of like-...