The first in a series of education kits is now available on the website. We hope teachers will use it.
Jill Roe AO, Professor Emerita of Modern History at Macquarie University and one of the Library’s esteemed patrons and generous supporters, died on Thursday 12 January. Tributes are on the Library's Facebook page.
There will be five lunch hour talks this year. Dates are Thursday 16 March, Thursday 22 June, Thursday 17 August, Thursday 12 October, Thursday 23 November. The venue has also changed due to refurbishments at Sydney Town Hall. The new venue is the City of Sydney Library, Customs House, Circular Quay, Sydney.
The Annual Luncheon was a great success. Tanya Hosch was an inspiring speaker. Her speech can be read here.
Date: Thursday 16 March
Speaker: Jane Eeales
Topic: Secrets, Spies and Spotted Dogs
February's newsletter celebrates the volunteers who make the Library possible. An updated Library constitution will be presented to the Annual General Meeting on Thursday 20 April and Library Chair, Jozefa Sobski, explains the reason for this. There are reports on the October lunch hour talk and special Library visits.