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History News April-May 2015

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Events of the RHSV are covered in What’s on in History News and other Victorian History in our Events Calendar.

Saturday 16 May: History Victoria Support Group Seminar – Tool Box Topics
When: Registration 9.30 am for 10 am start
Where: Senior Citizens’ Hall, Wellsford Street, Yackandandah, (Behind the Memorial Hall).
Cost: $15 per person includes light lunch and morning tea.
Bookings: office@historyvictoria.org.au ; 9326 9288
In Brief:  A day of practical skills development on information technology, caring for indigenous artefacts, tips for treasurers, websites and Facebook. Read More

All members are advised that the 105th Annual General Meeting of the Royal Historical Society of Victoria Inc. will be held as follows:
Date: Tuesday 19 May 2015
Time: 5.00pm
Place: 239 A’Beckett Street, Melbourne, 3000
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Tuesday 19 May: Public and Private activities in heritage – Introducing Tim Smith Executive Director Heritage Victoria
Speaker: Dr Tim Smith
When: Lecture 5.45 pm
Cost: Members Free/ Non Members $10.00
Bookings: office@historyvictoria.org.au ; 9326 9288
In Brief: Tim will discuss a range of work including online databases, interactive self guided heritage tours, workshops, and innovative 3D scanning of key sites.


Regular RHSV Events Exhibitions: A series of temporary exhibitions are held each year at the Society. Exhibitions are open Monday to Friday 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM. Group bookings are essential – see the Exhibitions page. Lectures: Each month between February and November, lectures are held at the RHSV. Speakers address a wide range of subjects relating to Victorian, Local and Family history.  For more information visit the Lectures page. Podcasts of lectures in MP3 format are made where possible – see the Podcasts Page. Tours: The RHSV conducts introductory tours of its collections for schools, affiliated societies and other community groups. For more information Contact Us.