Talks@Willoughby

The Talks@Willoughby program gives you the opportunity to hear authors and other guest speakers talking about their areas of expertise. You will have the opportunity to ask questions and, when the speaker is an author, you can buy their latest book and have your copy signed.

Bookings are required for Talks@Willoughby events.
For more information phone 9777 7900 or email library@willoughby.nsw.gov.au 


Talks@Willoughby presents Michael Robotham speaking about The Secrets She Keeps

The Secrets She Keeps

Wednesday 26 July 2017, 12.30pm to 1.30pm
Book your seat for Michael Robotham

Award winning Australian author, Michael Robotham, returns to Chatswood Library to speak about his gripping new psychological thriller The Secrets She Keeps.

Two women from vastly different backgrounds have one thing in common - a dangerous secret that could destroy everything they hold dear. Both will risk everything to hide the truth, but their worlds are about to collide in a shocking act that cannot be undone. 

Free event, bookings essential.

There is seating for 120 people and limited standing room is available. Seating is on a first come, first served basis. If you require special assistance with seating, please contact the library prior to the event.

Held in Chatswood Library on The Concourse, Lower Ground Floor, 409 Victoria Av, Chatswood.

Lindfield Bookshop will provide copies of the book for sale on the day.


Talks@Willoughby presents Gail Kelly on Life and Leadership

Gail Kelly Live Lead Learn

Tuesday 8 August 2017, 12.30pm to 1.30pm
Book your seat for Gail Kelly

Join us for this very special event with Gail Kelly, the first female CEO of one of Australia’s big four banks, and one of our finest, most innovative thinkers on leadership and workplace culture. Gail will share the inspiring personal story of how she started as a Latin teacher and mother of four (including triplets) to become one of the world’s most prominent business people, as well as give a practical insight into the valuable lessons she’s learned about the importance of leading with courage, putting people first, backing yourself, and placing your family above all things.

Free event, bookings essential. Make sure you receive your booking confirmation number at the time of booking - if you do not receive a booking confirmation number, please contact the Library. If you do not have a booking confirmation you may not be admitted to the event.

There is seating for 120 people and limited standing room is available. Seating is on a first come, first served basis. If you require special assistance with seating, please contact the library prior to the event.

Held in Chatswood Library on The Concourse, Lower Ground Floor, 409 Victoria Av, Chatswood.

Lindfield Bookshop will provide copies of Gail Kelly's book Live Lead Learn for sale on the day.


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