So it's been a while, but we've still been chugging along quietly. With some lovely new volunteers, and a host of events coming up, the reading room's calendar (and blog) is going to get a little busier in the upcoming weeks.
And congratulations to Saskia and Genevieve for a very successful opening last month!
Hard to believe we opened just over 10 months ago...I should probably get something organised for our birthday huh...
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Here's what's coming up at the reading room...
:: Friday 29 April ::
A SILENT AUCTION from 6 - 8pm
Artist Alexander Carletti is creating the exhibition in the 24 hours preceding the opening in one swift creative burst. Drawings and paintings of animals are humans transforming and expected.
Accompanying this one night show... will be an acoustic set by Max Hardy of Menagerie... If you would like to have a sneak peak of what is in store for your ears... please have a listen! a link is provided for your ease ;)
:: Monday 2nd May ::
CHESS NIGHT from 6 - 8pm
Fortnightly on Mondays, come and play chess at the reading room.
:: Wednesday 4th May ::
May Meeting of the Adelaide Feminist Reading Group 6:30 - 8:30
This month, we're reading a more contemporary non-fiction title (to the relief of some, I'm sure), Cordelia Fine's Delusions of Gender: The Real Science Behind Sex Differences, in which the author discusses the uses of neuroscience to justify and entrench sexism.
:: Thursday 5th May ::
Exhibition Opening 6-8pm
Jorge Kenning, Milo Gluth, Madeleine Tex Karutz, Apryll Robertson
4 knights ride through a death defying jungle with nothing but pen in their feeble hands, join them for this exuberant, exciting exhibition featuring T-SHIRT art and goon
:: Thursday 12th May ::
Nature Loves Courage 5 from 6:30 - 9pm
An improvised musical and poetic jam session. Too hard to describe so just come along!
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Thanks everyone for supporting the reading room, keep an eye out for our birthday event.
the reading room
153 hindley st :: adelaide