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Melbourne is full of literary activity with something happening every night of the week. Explore the calendar below, use the category tags to focus in on what you like or use our search box to zero in on your interests.

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Maria Takolander - Trigger Warning

31 July 2021
Maria Takolander

**BOOKED OUT** but please join the wait list in case we are able to increase audience capacity

Melbourne Book Club

3 August 2021
City of Melbourne Libraries
We love Melbourne. Every month we read and discuss a book about our fabulous city.

Parenting Workshop Connecting Through Stories to Build Resilience in our...

5 August 2021
Andy McNeilly and Rich Bolus

Andy McNeilly (Connecting with Your Kids) and Rich Bolus (Dad Mindset Show) will focus on the importance...

FrankTALK with Keith Banks

5 August 2021
Frankston City Libraries
Keith Banks

From the bestselling author of Drugs, Guns & Lies, comes Keith's story of what it was really like

What to Expect When You're Immigrating

5 August 2021
Wyndham City Libraries
NASH in conversation with Bruno Lettieri

Come and hear a discussion of immigrant perspectives with Sri Lankan born author and illustrator NASH in...

Writing A Family History

6 August 2021
Eastern Regional Libraries
James Twycross

Join us to be inspired by local author James Twycross' new book.

Eliza Henry-Jones: Writing and Creativity

6 August 2021
Whitehorse Manningham Libraries
Eliza Henry-Jones

Join award winning author Eliza Henry-Jones as she discusses creativity, her journey to publication and...

State Council Meeting (7 Aug 2021)

7 August 2021
School Library Association of Victoria

SLAV State Council meetings in 2021 will be held at the Abbotsford Convent or online as decided by the...

Tony Park - Blood Trail

10 August 2021
Tony Park

In Tony's 19th thriller "Blood Trail", written during lockdown, fictitious characters deal w