Kicking off with Celebrating the Art of Lucy Boyd Beck on Sun 5 July, historian and author Colin Smith, and Council's Gallery Curator Diane Soumilas discuss the art and life of Lucy Boyd Beck (1916-2009). Celebrated in Colin's new publication it coves her important contribution to 20th century Australian Art and the Boyd family property Open Country, Murrumbeena.
Sun 12 July is one for the pre-school kids in Nearly the Beatles with Professor Silly's kids musical comedy rock. The Kazoos, touted as the challengers to The Wiggles throne by The Herald Sun, are one of Australia's most acclaimed and widely toured children's performance acts, so let the kids be the judge of that.
Milk Bars, Mixed Lollies and Memories on Sun 19 Jul is a special event with radio and TV broadcaster Libbi Gorr as she chats with illustrator, photographer, design teacher and unofficial milk bar historian Eamon Donnelly. Author of The Milk Bars Book, Eamon's will chat about his unusual obsession with the humble Australian milk bar; so take a trip down memory lane in a time capsule of a vanishing suburban icon.
Lucky last event on Sun 26 Jul, check out Captivating Honest Comedy with multi-award winning singer, songwriter and comedian Jude Perl. Set to her catchy and well-crafted songs, it's going to be hilarious and brutally honest lyrics with this local amazing muso.
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