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Throughout August, we are hosting this free exhibition which accompanies award winning author/historian, Dr Judith Buckrich's new book, The World Is One Kilometre: Greville Street, Prahran, which explores 180 years of life in the area from before European settlement to the present day. Throughout the nineteenth century, Greville Street was the centre of civic activity in Prahran, containing the town hall, courthouse, police station, public library and fire station. The railway station provided easy access to these institutions and the…Find out more »
Friday 16 August and Saturday 17 August 2019 from 10:30am-3:30pm The Friends of the PMI Library are excited to be hosting this two day history showcase exhibiting a number of historical, family history and special interest societies from around Victoria, as part of the PMI's 165th birthday celebrations. This event is perfect for students, historians, genealogists and anyone with an interest in history. The Friends have sourced over $400 in door prizes and show bags including a one year subscription to…Find out more »
We will be closed for the AFL Grand Final Eve Public Holiday. The returns chute will be open. Don’t forget, you can also renew your items online. Image: The National football game for 2, 3, or 4 players . courtesy of State Library Victoria (www.slv.vic.gov.au) Creator: Melbourne : National Game Co.Find out more »
In this workshop, you will learn how you can research family history, travel across the globe with Google Earth, Google Voyager and Google Arts & Culture, all from the comfort of your own living room. Please bring along your own portable device or laptop. Be Connected is an Australian Government initiative aimed at increasing the confidence, skills and online safety of older Australians in using digital technology. As a Be Connected Network Partner, ReadyTechGo will…Find out more »
About We have 2 walks scheduled: Sunday 13 October at 2pm and Wednesday 16 October at 11:00am. Each tour will take approximately 1 hour. Cr Steve Stefanopoulos, Mayor of Stonnington and Vice President of the PMI will take you for a wander along Chapel Street exploring former department stores big and small between Malvern/Commercial Roads and High Street. This walk has booked out quickly in the past, so get in fast to secure your spot on this very popular heritage…Find out more »
About Learn about the multitude of avenues for researching Army, Air force and Navy records available. Breaks will be provided. Important Information Bring along any names or other information you may have for any military personal you wish to research. What do I need to bring? - Laptop or device - Notepad and pen/pencil. - BYO lunch. Alternatively, there are many cafes nearby. Limited spaces available, bookings essential.Find out more »
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