The Club was established in 1912 with the purpose of providing both stimulation and relaxation for the thoughtful woman.
Membership is open to women who are University qualified, or have distinguished themselves in the arts, drama, literature, journalism, education, business or community services.
The Vision Statement for The Lyceum Club is:
“To create a viable and sustainable environment for the intellectual, artistic, social and professional enrichment of our members.”
This has been extended as follows:
Membership: We will seek to attract women of talent, creativity and energy, who reflect diverse backgrounds and walks of life.
Environment: The Club will provide an environment which is welcoming, safe, comfortable and conducive to the enrichments of members’ intellectual, artistic, social and professional lives.
Activities: Club activities will be challenging, informative and entertaining. The Program will reflect the diverse needs and interests of members and take into account members’ personal and professional commitments.
Facilities: The Club will be an attractive and comfortable place. Facilities will accommodate a range of events as well as members’ needs for dining, accommodation, relaxation and celebration.