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Events at The Women’s Library

With Women’s Library still closed because of the pandemic, we have introduced online activities of interest to women. Join us at these events to support our cause and (virtually) meet new people. Keep an eye on this page as details will be added closer to the event dates.


October 2020 – Book Club Online via Zoom

Thursday 29 October from 19:00

Femist Classic Book Discussion | Free Event

The Women’s Library’s first virtual Book Club, the Feminist Classics Book Club, starts on 29 October with Virginia Woolf’s A Room of One’s Own. Join us for a social discussion about the author, her writing, and why this book has endured.

Register now and we will send you details about how to join the session using Zoom on your phone or computer.


October 2020 – Film Club Online via Zoom

Sunday 11 and 25 October from 18:00

Film ClubFilm Viewing and Discussion | Free Event

The Women’s Library Film Club has been a fantastic success so we have decided to open it up to supporters as well as members.

Each fortnight, Annaliese Legge, Committee Member and Volunteer Coordinator at The Women’s Library, selects a female-focussed film that has been written or directed by a woman, for us to watch and discuss. All films are available on Australian free-to-air televison. Watch the film any time during the week and then join the discussion that starts at 18:00 on Sunday evening.

Register now and we will send you details about how to join the session using Zoom on your phone or computer.


August 2020 – Online via Zoom

Author TalkFriday 7 August from 19:00

Book Launch | Free Event

Join us for the launch of  Denise Thompson’s new book Masculinity and the Ruling of the World. This online event is presented by the Feminist Legal Centre and The Women’s Library.

Make a booking on Humantix and we will send you details about how to join the session using Zoom on your phone or computer.

 


May 2020 – Online via Zoom

Author TalkThursday 28 May from 19:00
Author Talk
Join us for a great conversation with Alice Mantel, the author of Every Woman’s Guide to Retirement. This  online event is presented by the Older Women’s Network and The Women’s Library.

Make a booking on Humantix and we will send you details about how to join the session using Zoom on your phone or computer.


Future Event

Suzanne Valadon PrintDate to be advised from 6:00pm
Small charge to participate
Socialise and Sketch at The Women’s Library – an evening of free expression, drawing from life in a friendly female environment. Bring paper and pencils and we’ll provide the snacks.


Stock images by
Estée Janssens and Sander Dalhuisen