Past Events

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Book launch: Pictures in My Heart

Launch

Saturday 21 March, 6-8pm

Join us for the launch of the book Pictures in My Heart

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Love a Good Yarn: knitting and crochet from Nanna to now

Temporary exhibition
Bookings are required for groups

21 March - 31 August 2015

Join us for an exhibition about knitting and crochet

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Whispered Shadows

Performance

Sunday 1 March 2015, 3pm

Shakuhachi (bamboo flute) recital by Anne Norman
A slow unfolding of spell-binding music: zen flute meditations, improvisations,
poems and original compositions.
With guest Artist:
Ryszard Pusz on percussion

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Migration Museum Knit-Off

Special event
Bookings are required for groups

Sunday 15 February 2015 1-4pm

To celebrate the first weekend of the 2015 Fringe we’re inviting crafters to come to the Migration Museum and create a knitted or crocheted piece that reflects the theme of ‘Journeys’.

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All about Al-Ahwaz

Special event

Saturday 7 February, 1-4pm

Explore the culture of Al-Ahwaz

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Mount Renouf - A Truly Unbelievable History

Exhibition

From 12 January to 8 March 2015, Monday to Fridays 10am - 5pm, Weekends 1pm - 5pm.

The Migration Museum will host an intriguing exhibition staged by an unlikely bunch of ‘local historians’ as it plays its part in this year’s Fringe Festival. Enter stage left (of field) the town of Mount Renouf and behold its unbelievable history, on display from Monday 12 January.

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Build the City - this school holidays

School holiday activity
Bookings are required for groups

Monday 5 January - Sunday 18 January 11am-3pm Monday - Friday; 1-4pm weekends

Join us as we build the City of Adelaide from the ground up in miniature, using found and recycled objects.

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Interned: Torrens Island, 1914-1915

Exhibition

An exhibition developed by the Migration Museum in partnership with Flinders University.

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Found Sounds Family Fun

School holiday activity
Bookings are essential

Wednesday 8 October and Thursday 9 October, 10.30-11.45am

Music workshop for 5-10 year olds

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Conversations with Regina: A celebration of the remarkable life of Regina Zielinski

Exhibition

27 September 2014 to 9 January 2015

At the age of 18, Regina, a Jewish girl from Poland, escaped from Sobibor, the Nazi death camp where 250,000 Jews perished, her family among them.

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