LJLA Events

“No Need to Whisper” Mornings

Feb 7, 2017

“No Need to Whisper” Mornings

Were you taught to whisper when in a library? “No Need To Whisper” Mornings: Drop in every Tuesday from 10.30.  Free coffee, tea, biscuits and games at the library. Come alone, with a friend or with little ones. Enjoy rummy tiles or card games, scrabble or puzzles, watch a DVD, read a magazine or just mingle – and you don’t have to be a library member.

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Jonathan Sacks Books Group

Oct 1, 2017

Jonathan Sacks Books Group

Join the Lamm Jewish Library and Professor Steven Prawer for a book discussion focusing on the works of Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks, a global religious leader, philosopher and author of more than 25 books – a moral voice of our time. First Sunday of the month from August to November, 2 pm (August 6th; September 3rd; October 1st; November 5th) At the Lamm Jewish Library of Australia. Our October 1st book is The Great Partnership:  God, science and the search for meaning Coffee, tea and biscuits provided. Booking essential! Please let us know if you are attending by calling 03-9272-5611 or email info@ljla.org.au by the Thursday prior to the date. Parking on site and ramp access available....

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Jonathan Sacks Books Discussion

Nov 5, 2017

Jonathan Sacks Books Discussion

Join the Lamm Jewish Library and Professor Steven Prawer for a book discussion focusing on the works of Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks, a global religious leader, philosopher and author of more than 25 books – a moral voice of our time. First Sunday of the month from August to November, 2 pm (August 6th; September 3rd; October 1st; November 5th) At the Lamm Jewish Library of Australia. Our last book, on 5th November is The Home We Build Together: Recreating Society Coffee, tea and biscuits provided. All welcome but please let us know if you are attending by calling 03-9272-5611 or email info@ljla.org.au by the Thursday prior to the date. Parking on site and ramp access...

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Bram Presser: The Book of Dirt

Dec 3, 2017

Bram Presser: The Book of Dirt

            Join author Bram Presser as he discusses The Book of Dirt, a heart-warming novel about love, family secrets, and Jewish myths. Presser began writing the novel after seeing an article in the local community paper that purported to tell a very different version of his grandfather’s fabled Holocaust story. He subsequently embarked on a seven-year search across four continents to uncover the truth. Come along to hear Presser discuss his search, and where it led him. Chaired by Michael Cohen, this will take place on Sunday, 3rd December, 2 pm at the Lamm Jewish Library of Australia, 304 Hawthorn Road, Caulfield. Please RSVP before Monday, 27th November so that we can accommodate all...

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Little Lamm Activity Club

Aug 28, 2016

Little Lamm Activity Club

Calling all children 5 to 10 years old! Come to the LAMM Jewish Library of Australia, 304 Hawthorn Road, South Caulfield on Sunday 28th August, 2.30 to 4pm and enjoy a variety of fun puzzles and activities. Craft activities, Pirates, Fairies, Space Critters, Magic Paper, Word Search, Spot the Difference, Crossword Puzzles… No charge, but bookings essential. Please call 9272 5611 or email...

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Sholem Aleichem: Love, Struggle and Change

Jun 19, 2016

Sholem Aleichem: Love, Struggle and Change

Sunday June 19, 2:30-4pm: A FREE AFTERNOON OF MUSIC & READINGS: Sholem Aleichem’s characters At the Lamm Jewish Library of Australia – The Long Room From the originator of Fiddler on the Roof, with songs Sunrise Sunset and Tradition,  other songs and bittersweet tales of Sholem Aleichem, translated and loved all over the world. Join in the FREE musical performance and English readings of the master’s stories, featuring fab fiddler Ernie Gruner, klezmer diva Freydi Mrocki, raconteuse Danielle Charak, Jake Dessauer, Andew Firestone and Ben Easton. This event is co-presented by the Kadimah and the Lamm Jewish Library and is part of the City of Glen Eira Storytelling...

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