Community Hub and Resource Centre

Events

Author Talk: Diane Armstrong

Oct 28, 2020

Author Talk: Diane Armstrong

Diane is a child Holocaust survivor. An award-winning freelance journalist, she has written six bestselling books which have been published in seven countries. Her latest novel is set in Australia, Hungary, and Israel and is based on an astonishing true story.

read more

Book Club: Upcoming meetings

Oct 7, 2020

Book Club: Upcoming meetings

Please join us on Zoom when we discuss these intriguing books:

Monday 12 October, 10.30 am: The Elegance of the Hedgehog by Muriel Barbery.

Monday 26 October, 10.30 am: City of Friends by Joanna Trollope

Monday 30 November, 10.30 am: The Scapegoat by Daphne du Maurier

Please email info@ljla.org.au to receive the Zoom details.

read more

New e-audiobooks now available

Aug 3, 2020

New e-audiobooks now available

With the help of Glen Eira Council’s generous grant, the following e-audiobooks have been added to our collection and are available free of charge to library members:
Heartburn, by Nora Ephron;
Foreskin’s Lament, by Shalom Auslander;
Sabbath’s Theater, by Philip Roth;
Here I Am, by Jonathan Safran Foer;
Daniel Deronda (Classic Drama), by George Eliot.
More are being added – please check our catalogue page for new e-books and e-audiobooks which you can borrow online.

read more

Breaking News: You can now borrow books!

Jun 3, 2020

Breaking News:  You can now borrow books!

We’re all in it together but we’re also here for you!

To support our community, we will be starting a ‘Click and Collect’ service from Monday the 18th of May.

How will this work..

read more

Online events and services

Apr 8, 2020

Online events and services

Dear library members and friends,
While the library building is closed, we are working to provide online events and services to our community…

read more

Library Closure

Mar 23, 2020

Library Closure

Dear Friends of the Library,

During these challenging times, everyone here at the Library is thinking of our community and sharing your concern about the rapidly changing COVID-19 situation.

Based on the direction from the Victorian government …

read more

Cancelled: Morning Melodies: Steve Van

Mar 18, 2020

Cancelled: Morning Melodies: Steve Van

To our wonderful seniors –  Please join us for a delightful melodic morning On the 3rd Wednesday of each month Steve Van will entertain us on March 18 from 11 am Morning tea is provided Bookings preferred – 9272 5611 or book@ljla.org.au   Gold coin donation

read more

Cancelled: Gentle Strengthening Class

Mar 2, 2020

Cancelled: Gentle Strengthening Class

Join us for a low-impact, low-to-moderate intensity class suitable for all ages and abilities Led by a personal trainer who has delivered over 5,000 sessions  to people of all ages, abilities, fitness levels, shapes and sizes. These classes are designed so that you can go at your own pace  and enjoy the benefits to your strength, bone density, cognition, mood and overall health. No experience or equipment required Cost $5 from 16th March

read more

Cancelled: Hebrew Story Time – שעת סיפור בעברית

Feb 17, 2020

Cancelled: Hebrew Story Time – שעת סיפור בעברית

ביום שני השלישי בכל חודש בשעה 10.30 בהנחית אורית ברנד Hebrew Story Time  on the 3rd Monday of every month, 10.30 am (17 Feb,16 Mar, 20 Apr, 18 May, 15 June..) Please book on 03-92725611 or book@ljla.org.au Cost: Free

read more

Cancelled: Baby Playgroup

Jan 13, 2020

Cancelled: Baby Playgroup

Every Monday from 13th January, 10:30 Suitable for babies up to 12 months Come along with bubs and relax and chat with other  mums. Bottles are fine but please no food. Just drop in – no need to RSVP ENQUIRIES: info@ljla.org.au or 92725611 Gold coin donation appreciated

read more