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Thursday 12 October, 2017 - 8.00pm - Annual General Meeting

Speaker: Myra Dowling

Topic: Not another bloody stew! Food and Family History

From generation to generation, we pass down food traditions, habits and recipes, as unique as our DNA. In this very personal talk, Mayra Dowling, Local and Family History Librarian will share stories from her family's early food production days, memories of food and some Boroondara food history.

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Thursday 9 November, 2017 – 8.00pm

Speaker: Chris Long

Topic:  Films from the Salvation Army's Limelight Department - Part 2

Chris Long will present the second part of his talk on early Australian films and the role played by the Salvation Army’s Limelight Department which made around 200 films in the early 1900s.

Please stay and join us for a special Christmas supper at the end of this meeting.

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