Friends Events

Enjoy exclusive Friends events including curator talks on the Library’s collections, bi-monthly book club, exhibition viewings, and specialist talks.

Forthcoming events for Friends
(click on the link for booking details)

Curator’s Choice: Best Dressed
Join us for an exclusive evening with fashion historian, Margot Riley, Curator, Research and Discovery.
With the focus on fashion in the State Library's 'Paintings in the Collection' exhibition (opening on 4th October), come along and find out which portraits have made it onto the Library’s Best Dressed list.  
24 October, 6 - 7.30pm, Friends Room
https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/curators-choice-best-dressed-tickets-49371423256

The Reading Lounge: Bookclub for Friends
This month's book is Mullumbimby by Melissa Lucashenko
2 November,  3 - 4pm, Friends Room
https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/reading-lounge-book-club-for-friends-tickets-49371819441

Most events from the Library's public event program are free or have a discounted price for Friends members. You can book online, by phone on 02 9273 1593 or email Friends@sl.nsw.gov.au with any enquiries.

 


 

Friends Events

Group of women sitting at a white clothed table in room full of guests

Literary Lunch, Wentworth Sofitel Hotel, September 2015 

Literary Lunch, Wentworth Sofitel Hotel, September 2015
Group of women sitting at a white clothed table in room full of guests

Literary Lunch, Wentworth Sofitel Hotel, September 2015 with Jennifer Byrne, Geraldine Doogue, Dr Alex Byrne and Andrew Tink

Literary Lunch, Wentworth Sofitel Hotel, September 2015 with Jennifer Byrne and Geraldine Doogue
Man and woman holding wine bottle

Taylors Wine Tasting event, June 2015

Taylors Wine Tasting event, June 2015
Two women holding up "Pulp" books

Friends Relaunch event April 2015

Friends Relaunch event April 2015
Three women at an event

Friends Relaunch event April 2015

Friends Relaunch event April 2015
Woman standing between two men in front of large sign

V&A Exhibition July 2015

V&A Exhibition July 2015
Friends at V&A exhibition

Contact the Friends Office