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Book Club: The Unfinished Palazzo

Feb 26, 2018

Book Club: The Unfinished Palazzo

The Unfinished Palazzo by Judith MacKrell – to be presented by Geraldine. Judith Mackrell brings to life the history of Venice’s mysterious and idiosyncratic Palazzo Venier dei Leoni, “the Unfinished Palazzo,” through the lives of three of its most eccentric, passionate, and rule-breaking residents—Luisa Casati, Doris Castlerosse, and Peggy Guggenheim.

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Rabbi Sacks Book Discussion

Feb 4, 2018

Rabbi Sacks Book Discussion

After last year’s very successful book groups with Steven Prawer, we will continue with a new Rabbi Sacks title in February: Lessons in leadership : a weekly reading of the Jewish Bible. Sunday February 4th at 2.00pm – 3.30pm Come along and join in the discussion at the Lamm library – it’s free to all. Let us know if you are planning to come so that we will have some ideas of...

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Book Sale

Feb 11, 2018

Book Sale

With the children back to school perhaps you have more time to read? Any reason is good for stocking up on some great books now. Come along on Sunday 11th February  1.30pm -5pm at the library   Most books at $2 or less – grab a bargain!

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Happy Hanukkah and summer holidays

Dec 14, 2017

Happy Hanukkah and summer holidays

The library will close on Thursday 21st December, 1pm and re-open on Monday 15th January 2018, 10am. We wish you Happy Hanukkah and safe, relaxing holidays....

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Book Club: The Girl on the Train

Aug 28, 2017

Book Club: The Girl on the Train

A 2016 movie, based on Paula Hawkins‘ 2015 novel Commuter Rachel Watson (Emily Blunt) catches daily glimpses of a seemingly perfect couple, Scott and Megan, from the window of her train. One day, she witnesses something shocking unfold in the backyard of the strangers’ home. Rachel tells the authorities what she thinks she saw after learning that Megan is now missing and feared dead. Unable to trust her own memory, the troubled woman begins her own investigation, while police suspect that Rachel may have crossed a dangerous...

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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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