15 Aug

An Evening with Peter Singer

Hear the activist and world's most influential living philosopher, Peter Singer, in conversation.

8 May

Stencil Art Workshop

Learn how to create quirky stencil art on canvas with street artist N20.

22 May

Geoffrey Robertson – It's No Longer Hypothetical

An insightful evening with the human rights judge and barrister.

26 Mar - 29 Oct

Society of Women Writers Victoria

Sharpen your writing skills and meet other writers in these workshops.

22 Feb - 22 Nov

Queer Book Club

A book club for those who are curious or passionate about queer books.

19 Aug - 22 Aug

Australasian Quilt Convention

See the best quilts and learn new techniques.

15 Aug - 31 Jul

75th Anniversary of the End of World War II

Activities, stories and exhibitions reflecting on WWII.

11 May

The Popes and the Jews: A Lecture by Paul Forgasz

Events leading to the shift in Jewish-Christian relations in 1965.

27 Apr - 22 Jun

Digital Art Class - Patterns in our Earth

Tap into unlimited inspiration from Museum Victoria’s diverse collection in this class.

9 May

Mother's Day Champagne Lunch at the Botanical

Discover the story of the Great Dames of Champagne.

8 Jun

La Mama Poetica June

Features a range of poets from across Australia.

13 May

Henschke Hill of Grace '16 Launch

Come and celebrate the release of the Henschke 'Hill of Grace' 2016 vintage.

6 May

Discover Vivaldi's Four Seasons

Gain insights into one of classical music's most popular concertos.

2 May - 30 May

Sunday Night Yin Yoga

Enjoy the slower pace of a yin yoga session.

13 Apr - 8 Jun

Seeing Eye Dogs Puppy Carer Information Session

Could you care for a future seeing eye dog this year.

28 Nov - 31 May

MetaScent Perfumer's Workshop

Create your own perfume to discover the ultimate expression of individuality.

21 Jul

The Legacy of Ancient Greek Architecture in Melbourne

Christopher Gribbin explores the influence of Ancient Greek architecture in Melbourne.

15 Sep

Daniel Cottier's Aesthetic of Beauty: Lyon, Cottier & Co

Art historian Andrew Montana discusses the work of Daniel Cottier for The Johnston Collection.

21 May

Sushi Masterclass and Omakase Dinner

Sushi masterclass followed by omakase dinner and matching premium drinks.

15 May

Ruth Crow Corner, Lorna Hannan

Get together with experts and others to plan for the climate change emergency.

11 Aug

Building Melbourne: Australia Modern with Hannah Lewi

Hear from Hannah Lewi, taking about her book Australia Modern.

8 May

Twelve Twisted Tales – Book Launch

Listen to twisted stories at this free book launch at a rock 'n' roll pub.

25 Feb - 3 Jun

Calm in the City Morning Meditation

Free morning mindfulness and meditation sessions at Fed Square.

28 Jun - 6 Jul

Shakespeare Workshops

Take Shakespeare’s greatest tragedy and convert it into a comedy. 

17 Feb - 17 Nov

Classics Book Club

A book club for people who want to read or re-read the classics.

5 Feb - 10 Dec

French Club

Immerse yourself in French culture, improve your French Language skills and make new friends.

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26 May

Jewels of The Louvre with Sylvia Sagona

A lecture exploring highlights of the Louvre's collection.

12 May

Melbourne Circle: The Psychogeography of the Suburbs

Nick Gadd's illustrated lecture about Melbourne’s lost histories.

9 Jun

Building Melbourne: Beaumaris, a Mid-Century Destination

Fiona Austin's talk on Beaumaris's mid-century architecture.

22 Sep

Daniel Cottier's Aesthetic of Beauty: Cottier Abroad

A discussion of the work of Daniel Cottier in the UK and US, by art historian Andrew Montana.