Friends Show and Tell - When We Were Young - Toys, Dolls and Books of the Past - Thursday, 28 April 2022
A Friends Show and Tell - Toys, Dolls and Books of the Past
with Angela Bannon
When: Thursday, 28 April 2022, 10.30am - 11.30am
Where: Hetzel Lecture Theatre, Institute Building, State Library
A hands-on display of a personal collection of objects connected with childhood, including dolls, toys, books and ephemera. Every item tells a story. Come and share the nostalgia of the times before electronics ruled. Batteries not included.
Angela Bannon has had a long fascination with children’s material culture. Her roles in life have included mother, wife, librarian, teacher, youth worker, public servant and practising artist and some of her other interests include camping, bookbinding and conservation.