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Hebrew story time – שעת סיפור

Mar 27, 2019

Hebrew story time – שעת סיפור

שעת סיפור בעברית בספריה בהנחיית אורית ברנד ביום רביעי האחרון בכל חודש, 10:30 Hebrew Storytime Last Wednesday of the month at 10.30 Free, all welcome -בתודה ענקית לאורית ו B for U

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Little Lamm Playtime

Mar 7, 2019

Little Lamm Playtime

10:30 every Thursday: Calling all children 0-3 years old! Come along for music, story time, toys, craft and Shabbat or holiday activities   Free to all, so come and try! No booking necessary. Parking on site and ramp access

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Crafty Ladies

Feb 5, 2019

Crafty Ladies

Sewing, collage, card making, painting, art, scrapbooking – or do your own thing! First Tuesday of the month (but no session during Pesach or on Cup Day) 1.00pm – 3.00pm At the Lamm Library, 304 Hawthorn Rd, Caulfield. Light refreshments provided Materials at cost ($5 or less) Bookings preferred. 92725611 or info@ljla.org.au

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New multi-purpose room!

Feb 6, 2019

New multi-purpose room!

The refurbishment of this room has been proudly made possible by Wolf & Dora Rajcher Memorial Fund. It is now almost ready for meetings, quiet reading or research, film screenings or lectures.

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“No Need to Whisper” Tuesday Club

Jan 15, 2019

“No Need to Whisper” Tuesday Club

Were you taught to whisper when in a library? “No Need To Whisper” Club: 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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Zumba Gold

Jan 31, 2019

Zumba Gold

Ladies only Fitness sessions for the young at heart. Gentle dance classes where you can move at your own pace. Thursday mornings, 10.30-11.15 304 Hawthorn Rd, South Caulfield. Cost $6 non members, $5 members Enquiries 92725611 or info@ljla.org.au

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Book Club: We Are All Completely Beside Ourselves

May 27, 2019

Book Club: We Are All Completely Beside Ourselves

by Karen Joy Fowler, the author of worldwide bestseller The Jane Austen Book Club: you can’t choose your family, but they can make choices for you. Big, life-defining choices. Winner of the 2014 PEN/Faulkner Award for Fiction. ***Shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize 2014*** Rosemary’s young, just at college, and she’s decided not to tell anyone a thing about her family. So we’re not going to tell you too much either: you’ll have to find out for yourselves, round about page 77, what it is that makes her unhappy family unlike any other. Rosemary is now an only child, but she used to have a sister the same age as her, and an older brother. Both are now gone – vanished from her life. There’s something unique about Rosemary’s sister, Fern. And it was this decision, made by her parents, to give Rosemary a sister like no other that began all of Rosemary’s trouble. So now she’s telling her story: full of hilarious asides and brilliantly spiky lines, it’s a looping narrative that begins towards the end, and then goes back to the beginning. Twice. It’s funny, clever, intimate, honest, analytical and swirling with ideas that will come back to bite you. We hope you enjoy it, and if, when you’re telling a friend about it, you do decide to spill the beans about Fern – it’s pretty hard to resist – don’t worry. One of the few studies Rosemary doesn’t quote says that spoilers actually enhance...

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Book Club: Our souls at night

Jun 24, 2019

Book Club: Our souls at night

by Kent Haruf ‘I loved Our Souls at Night’ David Nicholls This is a love story. A story about growing old with grace. Addie Moore and Louis Waters have been neighbours for years. Now they both live alone, their houses empty of family, their quiet nights solitary. Then one evening Addie pays Louis a visit. Their brave adventures form the beating heart of Our Souls at Night, Kent Haruf’s exquisite final...

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