Event calendar

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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Crime Book Club

23 June 2021
City of Melbourne Libraries

​2pm to 3pm

Singing Swallows

23 June 2021 to 3 July 2021
TheatreWorks
Romi Kupfer

A beautiful and symbolic representation of a storytelling experience that cannot be replicated.

Lee Kofman - Introduction to Memoir Writers' Workshop

26 June 2021
GRLCEvents
Author Lee Kofman

* Open to writers of all levels, ages and abilities

Queer Book Club

28 June 2021
City of Melbourne Libraries
We read and talk about queer books – broadly defined as those which relate to gay, lesbian, bisexual,...

Queer Book Club

28 June 2021
City of Melbourne Libraries
We read and talk about queer books – broadly defined as those which relate to gay, lesbian, bisexual,...

Anita Heiss - Bila Yarrudhanggalangdhuray

1 July 2021
GRLCEvents
Anita Heiss with facilitator Belinda Duarte

In the lead up to NAIDOC Week, join us for this unique new novel featuring Wiradjuri language throughout,...

Bibliotherapy with State Library Victoria

5 July 2021 to 15 August 2021
State Library Victoria
State Library Victoria

Explore season two of our podcast series for adult listeners designed to offer relaxation, self-care and...

Melbourne Book Club

6 July 2021
City of Melbourne Libraries
We love Melbourne. Every month we read and discuss a book about our fabulous city.
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2021 Foxcroft Lecture: The tree house in Portugal, a book history

13 July 2021
State Library Victoria

What happens when you call on book history to examine the history of gardens?