Jewish Jam March

Sunday 18 March, 4:30PM

Enjoy Jewish and popular music at our March Jewish Jam Session. Bring an instrument if you have one or your singing voice or just listen, and also a small note donation. No previous performing experience needed and sheet music is always provided.

Israel Awareness Evening

Monday 19 March, 7:30PM

Professor Anthony Luder  is Director of Paediatrics at Ziv Medical Centre, Safed, saving both Syrian and Israeli lives. He will be speaking about Israel’s Response to the Humanitarian Crisis in Syria.

Professor Luder is actively involved with the Israel Movement for Progressive Judaism and is in Australia as part of the UIA Progressive Trust Appeal.
Light supper will be served. Please RSVP to if coming.

Art Exhibition – Travel with Val

Open for viewing 10AM-1:30PM

Our first exhibition for the year, featuring the works of LBC member Val, will be launched on Sunday, 18 February at 2.30pm at the Leo Baeck Art Centre.
Val has travelled widely and created evocative images of what she has seen in many different parts of the world. A selection of these oils and watercolours are available for purchase.

Leo Baeck Annual Lecture

Sunday 4 March, 7:30PM

Topic: Inside the Australia/Israel relationship from WWI, John Monash to the present day.
Guest Speaker Elisabeth Holdsworth is a former intelligence officer, psychologist, essayist, novelist, winner of the inaugural Calibre Award, Raft Fellow 2017, author of If This is a Jew and LBC member.

Chavurah Lunch – February

Saturday 24 February, 12:30PM

Faye Kaufman will be speaking about her studies in Italian and particularly the paper she wrote on the composer Puccini. The talk will also feature Italian wines which are being donated and will be introduced by Enrico Mocellin. Please bring a non-meat dish to share for lunch.