- Rare Book Discovery Day on Saturday 19th July (11.00am - 2.00pm), to which visitors may bring up to three items for discussion and appraisal by a panel of informed professionals. This is being held at Activity Room A, Melbourne Museum;
- a presentation by Richard Overell (Rare Books Librarian, Monash University) called 'Dust Jackets - You Can Judge a Book by its Cover', which is being held at the Melbourne Athenaeum at 6.00pm on 22nd July. Richard will explore the art of jacket design from the 1860s to the present. His presentation coincides with an exhibition of dust jackets at Matheson Library, Monash University. Bookings to attend his presentation are required; and
- Retro Story Time: an opportunity for you to share with your child the stories you loved while you were growing up. Stories will be read by staff from the Melbourne Library Service (various times and locations).
See the website for full details.