Diabetes – The Eleventh Plague: Dr Jon Taft will talk about the looming epidemic. According to the International Diabetes Federation, the number of people suffering diabetes has skyrocketed. By 2025, it’s estimated that 300 million people worldwide will have diabetes.
Discover how a laughter wellness approach positively affects your physical, emotional and social wellbeing. Presented by Ros Ben-Moshe, one of Australia’s leading laughter wellness and health promotion professionals. A gold coin donation will assist with our Care activities.
The S’lichot program features the movie Gett, a tightly wound, brilliantly acted drama, as an Israeli woman seeking to finalise her divorce from her cruel and manipulative husband finds herself effectively put on trial by her country’s religiously-based marriage laws. The film will be followed by a supper and a candlelight S’lichot service with shofar.
In September/October LBC hosts an exhibition on the Courage to Care ( C2C ) Program, a community outreach initiative of B’nai B’rith Victoria that is currently being delivered in Victorian schools.
Dr Tony Weldon, Chairman of C2C and LBC member will present this session in the identical way it is run for students. MORE INFO
Welcome in the day of rest with our musical Shabbat service. This will be followed by a tasty catered vegetarian “Israeli” Shabbat dinner. Bookings essential for dinner. Book early to avoid disappointment
Judaism in Space! Babylon 5 is a long-running space TV series with well developed plot lines and characters. It’s a must-see for Jewish sci-fi fans, a science fiction show where Jews actually exist in the future. These 2 episodes feature Chanukah celebrated in space and a new dimension in pastoral care.