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SPECIAL EVENTS


                                             VICTORIA READS:
                                             STORIES THAT MATTER
                                             To celebrate Australia Reads, Public Libraries
                                             Victoria presents Victoria Reads: Stories that
                                             matter; a magical evening with a stellar line-
                                             up of famous Victorian faces as they share
                                             their favourite memories of reading and the
                                             books they love the most.
                                                                            BOOK
                                                                            NOW
                                             TUE 14 SEP, 7-8.30PM
                                             Online via Zoom







       EXHIBITIONS
















       RESPITE DESPITE
       An exhibition exploring the idea of pausing   SURPRISE!
       for those in need of respite despite   THE STORY OF POP-UP BOOKS
       circumstances – ‘Care B ‘n B’. Architectural
       students from RMIT were challenged to   For 40 years, Ken and Jane Rookes have
       design respite cabins responding to different   collected over 2000 pop-up books and cards,
       conditions of decline enabling dignified   spanning more than 100 years, from the late
       living in place, in this instance Heathcote.   19th century to present day. Enjoy a very
       In partnership with Heathcote Dementia   special selection showcasing the story of
       Alliance.                             pop-up and moveable books, with themes
                                             including history, science, the natural world,
       WED 1-THU 30 SEP                      fairy tales, classic stories, education, pop
       Heathcote Library                     culture and art.
                                             See page 25 for an opportunity to learn the
                                             pop-up craft.
                                             MON 4-SAT 30 OCT
                                             Bendigo Library

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