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A Midsummer Night’s Tea Party (Library Lovers’ Day)

A Midsummer Night’s Tea Party (Library Lovers’ Day)

Date & Time

February 14, 2020 - 2:30 pm to 3:30 pm

Members, celebrate Library Lovers’ Day with our enchanting Midsummer Nights’ Tea Party.

Join us for a magical afternoon, filled with lovely company and a delicious afternoon tea spread.

Just watch out for Puck!

Come in Theme

We encourage you to come along as any A Midsummer Night’s Dream character or something suitably Shakespearian.

There will be a prize for Best Dressed, and all members who come dressed in theme will get two tickets in the Lucky Door Prize — an extra chance to win!

SMSA Members Only — Free


Bookings Essential


Image: Edwin Landseer, Scene from A Midsummer Night’s Dream. Titania and Bottom (1848-1851), oil on canvas, 82.0 × 133.0 cm, National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne, Felton Bequest, 1932, National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne

“I know a bank where the wild thyme blows,
Where oxlips and the nodding violet grows,
Quite over-canopied with luscious woodbine,
With sweet musk-roses and with eglantine.”
― William Shakespeare, A Midsummer Night’s Dream


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What’s On at SMSA

Date & Time

February 14, 2020 - 2:30 pm to 3:30 pm


Sydney Mechanics' School of Arts, Pitt Street, Sydney NSW, Australia

Tom Keneally Centre

280 Pitt Street Sydney NSW 2000

Level 3


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We are home to a unique collection of books, a highlight being our Mystery and Crime section.

Able to borrow from the Tom Keneally Centre

We are honoured to be the home of Tom Keneally’s personal collection of books, many of which have been used as research for his own works.

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