Alison Stuart's novel, The Postmistress is a stunning historical tale of loss, desire and courage that is full of the terror and the beauty of the Australian bush, for readers of The Thorn Birds, The Naturalist's Daughter and The Widow of Ballarat.

Event Date Sunday 21 July, 3:00pm
Event End Date Sunday 21 July, 4:30pm
Location Williamstown Library

 

 

 

 

 

 

For all unpublished writers of fiction, non-fiction and memoir.

Event Date Saturday 27 July, 1:30pm
Event End Date Saturday 27 July, 3:30pm
Location Altona North Community Library

 

 

 

 

 

 

A special storytime to celebrate Aboriginal Children's Day, that will immerse children in indigenous culture through storytelling and art.

Event Date Sunday 4 August, 2:30pm
Event End Date Sunday 4 August, 3:10pm
Location Williamstown Library

 

 

 

 

 

 

Do you love books and talking about books? This session is all about the books you love, hate and are challenged by. Share your ideas and stories.

Event Date Wednesday 7 August, 10:30am
Event End Date Wednesday 7 August, 11:30am
Location Altona Library

 

 

 

 

 

 

12 young members of the Wild Boars soccer club walked into a Thai cave with their coach, and were trapped by a sudden monsoonal downpour.

This is the inspirational story of an amazing group of boys and what can be achieved when the world unites.

Event Date Wednesday 14 August, 6:30pm
Event End Date Wednesday 14 August, 7:30pm
Location Newport Community Hub

 

 

 

 

 

 

Calling all coffee enthusiasts.
Although our love for coffee is unmatched most of us are not familiar with the history of this exotic drink.

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Event Date Wednesday 21 August, 10:30am
Event End Date Wednesday 21 August, 12:00pm
Location Altona North Community Library

 

 

 

 

 

 

For all unpublished writers of fiction, non-fiction and memoir.

Event Date Saturday 24 August, 1:30pm
Event End Date Saturday 24 August, 3:30pm
Location Altona North Community Library

 

 

 

 

 

 

Do you love books and talking about books? This session is all about the books you love, hate and are challenged by. Share your ideas and stories.

Event Date Wednesday 4 September, 10:30am
Event End Date Wednesday 4 September, 11:30am
Location Altona Library

 

 

 

 

 

 

Stalked: the human target is a detailed account of the effects of stalking, which is experienced by a shockingly high proportion of the population and it’s not just celebrities. Rachel Cassidy discusses how to survive a stalker and build a new life of achievement and hope.

Event Date Wednesday 4 September, 6:30pm
Event End Date Wednesday 4 September, 7:30pm
Location Altona North Community Library

 

 

 

 

 

 

Celebrate one of the biggest festivals in Asian culture, the Mid-autumn moon festival as it shines on Hobsons Bay.

Event Date Wednesday 11 September, 4:00pm
Event End Date Wednesday 11 September, 5:00pm
Location Altona Meadows Library and Learning Centre