LJLA Events

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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2016 Melbourne Jewish Writers Festival

May 21, 2016

2016 Melbourne Jewish Writers Festival

“As it is Written…” Save the Dates: 21-23 May 2016 Find all about MJWF events here, starting 28 February

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Tel Aviv – City of Dreams

May 3, 2016

Tel Aviv – City of Dreams

A fascinating conversation with artist and City Architect of Tel Aviv Sergio Lerman on Bauhaus in Tel Aviv. An exhibition of Lerman’s beautiful sketches of Tel Aviv Bauhaus buildings will accompany the conversation. Lerman, a member of the Committee for the Preservation of Tel Aviv, a senior lecturer at Shenkar College and a Faculty member of Tel Aviv University will take you to a journey in time like no other… Tuesday 3rd May, 8pm Lamm Jewish Library of Australia, 304 Hawthorn Road, Caulfield South Entry: $10, members/concession $5 (Tea, coffee and biscuits included).  ...

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In One Voice Street Festival – visit us!

Mar 20, 2016

In One Voice Street Festival – visit us!

Visit the library stall at “In One Voice” On Sunday 20 March, we will be at In One Voice, the major Jewish Culture Street Festival, together with Melbourne Jewish Writers Festival  When: 11am to 5pm, Sunday 20 March, 2016 Where: corner of Sinclair and Selwyn St, Elsternwick Congratulations to our cultural partner, In One Voice Festival, for bringing together Australians of all backgrounds along with all members of the Jewish community, regardless of political, social, and religious differences in a celebration of Jewish...

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Purim at the library!

Mar 17, 2016

Purim at the library!

Purim at the Library! Purim At the Lamm Jewish Library ! Celebrate Purim with Smadar & Vered Dress up with your costumes , sing songs, listen to stories, Make masks and more … When? On Thursday ,17th of March 10:00 – 10:40 for ages 2-5 years 11:00 – 11:30 for 5 months –2 years old. For Bookings click here or email us at: veredhar@gmail.com,...

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Philosophy class

Feb 25, 2016

Philosophy class

“If every cell in my body gets replaced over 7 years, will I still be me in 7 years’ time?” “If my goal was to fail and I failed – did I succeed or fail?” “Who am I?” “Do we have free will?” “Does God exist?” “What are numbers?” “What is the meaning and purpose to life?” Discuss these and other age-old questions in a fortnightly Philosophy class at the Lamm Library. Every 3rd Thursday of the month, 10.30 am to 12 noon. Please join us – no experience necessary! Come along with an enquiring mind and a preparedness to engage in respectful discussion and exploration of ideas. There is no charge. Enquiries Cynthia 0403 867...

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