Chavurah Lunch – August

Saturday 25 August, 12:20pm

Guest speaker Dr Patricia Fenner, a member of LBC and a Senior Lecturer & Co-ordinator, Master of Art Therapy, School of Psychology and Public Health. Patricia will talk about her work in the arts and health. Please bring a plate of non-meat food to share.

Pop Up Shabbat

Friday 31 August, 6-8pm

Join us for a Shabbat experience in North Fitzroy library with challah-making, pot-luck vegetarian meal, songs and traditional blessings.We welcome everyone with a Jewish heritage or connection; please invite your friends and family. Please bring a non-meat dish to share for dinner. Book on


Saturday 1 September, from 7pm

Join us for S’lichot, starting with LBCinema’s screening of an existential comedy-drama A Hologram for the King with Tom Hanks, followed by supper and an inspirational service with shofar as we prepare for the upcoming High Holy Days. This is a powerful and moving service which will conclude around 10pm.

HoS Study Session: Tuning the Heart

Sunday 16 September, 3pm

Maimonides talks about ‘Tuning the Heart’ – preparing ourselves to be receptive to the season of Repentance. LBC House of Study presents a study session led by Israeli student Rabbi Dahlia Shaham. Dahlia’s professional background is in international law, policy research and political risk assessment.
A small note donation would be appreciated.

Jewish Jam – August

Sunday 12 August, 4:30pm
Enjoy Jewish and popular music at this month’s 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.