EX LIBRIS 2014 PROGRAM

To view our previous programs, please go to our archives.

The Program is correct at time of printing and subject to change without notice.

Some Ex Libris sessions will have maximum attendance set.

Prior bookings are required for:

Saturday 6 September - Seafood Dinner with Susan Duncan Ph: 5568 2885

Sunday 7 September – Author Talk and Lunch - Fiona Capp Ph: 5568 2891


 

Ex Libris Official Program

View or download the 2014 Official Program here.

 

 

Ex Libris Schedule of Events

or download our Schedule of Events here.

DATE EVENT COST VENUE/TIME
   

THURSDAY-4TH

Garden Meanderings
An enriching experience as Port FairyConsolidated children dig, delve and dibble in words and writing, producing -cameo performances around the terraces of Peter and Jan Condon’s garden.
  Risk Gallery
Osmonds Lane

FRIDAY-5TH

Ex Libris Book Fair Opening Event
An introduction to Festival speakers and panelists
Buy your own drinks, nibbles supplied.
FREE Drill Hall
Bank Street
6-7.30pm
  Performance Poetry at Royal Oak
Enjoy a bistro meal while listening to poetry.
Purchase your own meal Bookings Essential 5568 1018
FREE Royal Oak Hotel
Bank Street
8-9.30pm

SATURDAY-6TH

Ex Libris Book BOOK SALE
Huge range of second hand and antiquarian books, children's books, novels
FREE Drill Hall
Bank Street
10am-4pm
  Beyond the Book
An exhibition by artists who create amazing picture books by Customs House Gallery at Blarney Books & Art.
FREE Blarney Books & Art
James Street
11am-5pm
  Children's Event - 'Come On Down' Matt Porter
Come on down to Port Fairy Library and join Matt Porter as he hosts a session of exciting gameshows based on his book Mr Jackpot and the Stash of Cash. The gameshows will be awesome fun AND teach writing strategies. Matt will also answer questions about writing, publishing and even his own Crazy Relief Teachers experience. So kids, what are you waiting for? Come on down!
FREE

Port Fairy Public Library (CRLC)
Sackville Street
10-11:30am

  A Toast To Publishing: Panel Discussion
Jock Serong, Mick Sowry and Susan Duncan
Tea/coffee and raisin toast provided
$15 Victoria Hotel Lounge
James Street
10.30-12noon
  Dan Brown Book Dunk
Unleash your inner pirate and send a book to Davy Jones's locker. Fun for all ages.
FREE Village Green
Sackville Street
11.30am-12noon
  Author Talk and Lunch - Regina Lane
'Saving St Brigid's Experience' A Q&A session with Fiona Capp. Enjoy a bowl of soup and a bread roll. 5568 2891
$15 Victoria Hotel Lounge
James Street
12.30-1.30pm
  Author Talk - Alan Frost
'The Ocean In History and Story'
This event is made possible by Writers Victoria and the Grace Marion Wilson Trust.
$10 Lecture Hall
Sackville Street
2-3pm
  Author Talk - Jock Serong
'Cast Adrift In A Coastal Town: Jock Serong on Quota'

$10 Victoria Hotel Lounge
James Street
3.30-4.30pm
  Seafood Dinner With Author Susan Duncan
Proudly supported by Deakin University
Bookings essential ph 5568 2885
2 courses - entree and main.
$40 Charlie's On East
4 Hughes Street
6-10pm

SUNDAY-7TH

Ex Libris Book BOOK SALE
Huge range of second hand and antiquarian books, children's books, novels
FREE Drill Hall
Bank Street
10am-4pm
  Author/Illustrator Talk - Roger Haldane
'My Experience of LIfe and Book Illustration'
$10 Victoria Hotel Lounge
James Street
10.30-11.30am
  Beyond the Book
An exhibition by artists who create amazing picture books by Customs House Gallery at Blarney Books & Art.
FREE Blarney Books & Art
James Street
11am-5pm
  Author Talk and Lunch - Fiona Capp
'That Oceanic Feeling'
Bookings essential ph 5568 2891

$25 Victoria Hotel Restaurant / Lounge
Bank Street
12noon-1.30pm
  Stories of Water - Panel
'History, Creativity and Memory' Flows and Catchments
Creative Arts Research Group, Deakin University
Chair: Patrick West, Karen Le Rossignil, Lienors Torre, Simon Wilmot.
FREE Lecture Hall
Sackville Street
1.45-2.45pm
  Artist Talk and Exhibition - Oriel Glennen
'Offerings To The Keeper's Wife'

$10 Blarney Books & Art
James Street
2-3pm
  Men Talking Books
Matt Porter, Derek Guille, Roger Haldane and Larry Votava
Buy your own drink, nibbles supplied
$10 Victoria Hotel Lounge
James Street
3.30-4.30pm