|FROM THE PRESIDENT…
It’s a very interesting time to be a member of the Lyceum Club. Originally I had planned to write-
Welcome to the August newsletter and the celebration of all that is Greek as part of International Month. Every year we focus on a country and celebrate its traditions and culture by having a series of speakers and events. As a fourth generation Greek-Australian I am proud of the contribution made by Greeks to Australia and its culture and looking forward to the events the Club has arranged this month. More broadly the Greek culture has made a most influential contribution to western culture in all areas of endeavour. So many of our words, ideas and humanitarian beliefs can be traced back to classical and modern Greek thinking.
Unfortunately, given the recent announcement set to lock down Victorians till 19 August, all our plans for International Month are now on hold and I thank the Convenors and staff for postponing our arrangements till later in the year. There have been several changes of Circle Convenors in recent months due to personal
My thoughts are with the members who are currently experiencing lockdown restrictions. Members are
I hope everyone is keeping well.
With my best wishes,