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Ten Pound Pom – Exhibition

The illustrated picture book
11 February to 24 May 2020
The Story Place Gallery

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Kay Poustie Scholarship 2020

Applications for 2020 are now open - entries close 5.00pm 28 February 2020.

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Aboriginal Languages

This new collection is available for loan, supports Aboriginal language learning and encourages the speaking of traditional languages.

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The Value of Libraries

Recent research undertaken by Curtin University identifies both the value and the valuing of libraries.

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Behind-The-Scenes Tour: Peter Williams collection Highlights

20 Feb 2020

Showcasing the artistry and diversity of outstanding Australian picture books.

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Piecing Together Stories of Migration

20 Feb 2020

Free professional learning event for educators, find out how to support your students to piece together stories of migration.

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Education Workshops

17 Feb 2020 to 21 Feb 2020

Discover a world of stories, history and information to support classroom learning.

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Behind-The-Scenes Tour: Highlights of the Dr. Peter Williams collection of illustrations

21 Feb 2020

With illustrations dating from 1970 to the present, the State Library’s Dr.

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