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April 2007 Issue
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Friends of the University of Adelaide Library

Event: 'A warrant to the Great Wardrobe for your Majesty's Maundy'

The Barr Smith Library holds an original warrant signed by Queen Elizabeth I on 16 March 1579. Dr Helen Payne's presentation on this document, its context and significance, offers a fascinating glimpse into the tradition of the Maundy ceremony held on Easter Thursday, as it was both prepared for and practised at Elizabeth's court.

Date: Thursday 19 April
Time: 1.05pm
Venue: Ira Raymond Exhibition Room, Barr Smith Library, North Terrace Campus, University of Adelaide
Cost: Seating is limited - admission is free and open to the public
RSVP: by Tuesday 17 April to Karen Hickman, phone (08) 8303 4064,

John Bray Law Chapter

Event: Big Band Dance with the Adelaide Art Orchestra, Conductor Timothy Sexton, Vocalist Johanna Allen and a Ballroom Dancing Show. BYO Supper and Drinks.
Date: Saturday 5 May
Time: 7.00pm for 7.30pm start
Cost: $65 per person $45 students/concession
Venue: Bonython Hall
Enquiries: to or phone (08) 8303 6356

West Malaysia Chapter

Event: Alumni Reunion Dinner in conjunction with the University's convocation in Kuala Lumpur
Venue: Orchid Room, Royal Lake Club (Jalan Chedrawasih, Taman Tasek Perdana, Kuala Lumpur)
Date: Sunday 22 April
Time: pre-dinner drinks served 7.30pm for an 8.00pm start
Cost: RM70 / RM65 (Life Member)
Contact: Robert 0192 330 277, Kong Sing 03 7982 4312, Edmond 0193 809 788, email

Event: Brewery visit to Guinness Anchor Berhad Observe the production of beer/stout followed by a session of beer/stout tasting. First come basis - limited to 25 persons.
Date: Thursday 17 May
Time: 4pm-6.30pm
Cost: Life members free,others: RM5.00
Venue: Guinness Anchor Berhad Brewery, Shah Alam, Selangor
RSVP: before 14 April, contact Robert 0192 330 277, Edmond 0193 809 788,

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