There’s more to do at the Library this winter

Winter WO 24 GIF 848x477 FA02 9900000000079e3c


Over 2.25 million people have already walked through our doors this financial year to be inspired by unforgettable experiences at the Library. This is a new visitation record and great milestone!

Join us in escaping the chill and set your imagination alight with a new slate of exciting events. 

Whether it’s a family history workshop or kids event, to an exhibition or a study spot, check out the entire line-up of what’s on for winter and book your tickets today.

Celebrate National Family History Month

Family mid-dance

Want to debunk a family urban legend and not sure where to start? Join us at the Library with events and webinars designed to help you become a pro at uncovering your family’s story.

From a new webinar on navigating newspaper archives to the ever-popular Researching Your Home, there’s something for all family history enthusiasts.

Kids Takeover: After Dark

Talks & Ideas / Vincent Morisset

Kids Takeover is back this season but with a fun twist: it’s happening after hours. Dance in child-friendly raves, explore illuminated art, tour the building by torchlight and so much more. Don’t miss out – book your tickets now.

Kids Takeover: After Dark
Wednesday 3 July, 6.30–9.30pm
State Library Victoria
Free with paid add-on activity

Millie Mak Workshop: Scrunchies and Bags

Millie Mak the Maker cover

What’s old is new in these DIY workshops for kids with author-illustrator team Alice Pung and Sher Rill Ng. Inspired by Alice and Sher Rill’s book Millie Mak the Maker, you’ll get to create one of Millie’s scrunchies or bags with your own flair.

Millie Mak Workshop: Scrunchies and Bags
From Monday 1 July, 10.30–11.30am
Create Quarter
Tickets $10
$8 paid members

Last chance

Don’t miss out on these popular highlights – book your spot now.

Michael Beets

Artefacts: A Virtual Reality Masterclass
Thu 23 May

Explore virtual reality design with this Melbourne Design Week masterclass.

Library Up Late x Rennie Ellis
Fri 7 Jun
Tickets $15

A unique after-dark experience presented in partnership with RISING.

Bundle up at the Library this winter

Discover even more vibrant events happening this season

  • Oceania Luxury Travel Co Luxury Travel Australia Banner 728x90 1