Saturday April 20
Talk on the history of birth control by Dr Ian Cope of the Royal Hospital for Women, and viewing of the exhibition Taking precautions: the story of contraception. Powerhouse Museum, Harris Street, Ultimo, Sydney. 2 - 5 pm.
Saturday July 13
Preparing a display.
Workshop on putting together exhibitions and displays, for small museums on a limited budget. NSW College of Nursing, Hereford Street, Glebe. 10 am - 4 pm.
Wednesday 30 October
Managing a medical museum in the 90s.
Half-day seminar in conjunction with the Museums Australia National Conference. 2 - 5 pm at a venue to be announced, followed by a social gathering. See notice calling for papers elsewhere in this newsletter.
Saturday 7 December
The details of the HMM (NSW) traditional end-of-year talk, tour, and social gathering have yet to be finalised. It will be in the afternoon, and following the success of last year's event it will once again be held in conjunction with the New South Wales Society of the History of Medicine.
HMM members and all interested persons welcome
For more information and confirmation of dates, please contact Megan Hicks
Tel. 02 217 0254
Fax 02 217 0355