Jane Woollard will be the guest speaker for Eltham District Historical Society's Annual General Meeting on Wednesday 13th April at 8.00pm.
She will talk about her recently released book: Laughing Waters Road. This book has recently been added to the local history collection at Eltham Library.
Jane who was the local history officer at the Shire of Nillumbik has a detailed knowledge of the history of the area. She has an extensive background as a writer, theartre director and teacher. She has woven together the experiences and art making of more than eighty artists, who since 2001 have been in residence at Laughing Waters in Birrarung Road and Riverbend, together with Wurundjeri, European and family histories to create an evocative account of a very special place in Eltham.
Eltham District Historical Society meet at the Eltham Senior Citizen's Centre, Library Place, Eltham.