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Free events in Melbourne
Melbourne has so much going on, and there are always plenty of events that are free. You may still need to book, however, so check individual events for details.

Hindi Storytime at Library at The Dock - Friday 09 February 2018 to Saturday 29 June 2019 - Kids & family

Hindi Storytime at Library at The Dock

9 Feb 2018 - 29 Jun 2019, Library at The Dock
Namaste! Come and enjoy Hindi Storytime and explore the love of books and language learning.
EcoCity Storytelling Night IV - Wednesday 14 February 2018, 6pm to 8pm - Talks & workshops

EcoCity Storytelling Night IV

14 Feb 2018, Library at the Dock
Join this fun and innovative storytelling night and hear eight local legends share their vision for a more sustainable Melbourne.
History of the River Cruise - Saturday 24 February 2018, 9:50am to noon - Talks & workshops

History of the River Cruise

24 Feb 2018, Central Pier
Melbourne Library Service and Classic Cruises take you on a fascinating history cruise through City of Melbourne’s waterways.
Summer Reading Scoop - Wednesday 28 February 2018, 6pm to 7pm - Talks & workshops

Summer Reading Scoop

28 Feb 2018, Kathleen Syme Library and Community Centre
Come along for an ice cream and a chat about books at Kathleen Syme Library.
From the Streets of Melbourne - Tuesday 09 January 2018 to Saturday 03 February 2018 - Exhibitions

From the Streets of Melbourne

9 Jan 2018 - 3 Feb 2018, City Library
Nancy D Lane creates quirky, imaginative wall sculptures from the metal, wood and tiles she collects from the streets and laneways of Melbourne.
Fluxus and Beyond - Wednesday 28 March 2018, 6pm to 7:45pm - Exhibitions

Fluxus and Beyond

28 Mar 2018, City Library
Join a revisting of Fluxus performances and see new work inspired by the movement.
Stephanie Howden - As You Are  - Tuesday 30 January 2018 to Saturday 10 February 2018 - Exhibitions

Stephanie Howden - As You Are

30 Jan 2018 - 10 Feb 2018, Fortyfivedownstairs Inc
As You Are features life-size portraits and explores the subtleties of physical expression through body language, attitude and sartorial choices.
Sit 'n' Stitch - Friday 16 February 2018 to Friday 17 August 2018 - Talks & workshops

Sit 'n' Stitch

16 Feb 2018 - 17 Aug 2018, City Library
Interested in learning some new skills and meeting new people? Join the Embroiderers Guild of Victoria for monthly drop-in afternoons of crafts.
Pale Rush/Jess Milne - Tuesday 09 January 2018 to Sunday 28 January 2018 - Exhibitions

Pale Rush/Jess Milne

9 Jan 2018 - 28 Jan 2018, Loop Project Space & Bar
Pale Rush is a recent body of work by Jess Milne that explores the landscape of the Mornington Peninsula.
Travel Sketching with Alissa Duke - Saturday 24 February 2018 to Saturday 21 April 2018 - Tours & cruises

Travel Sketching with Alissa Duke

24 Feb 2018 - 21 Apr 2018, East Melbourne Library
Learn tips and techniques on travel sketching as you join artist Alissa Duke on an inspirational walk around East Melbourne.

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