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Meet the Author: Lilly Skurnik OAM; with The Colours of life.

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Waverley Library

32 - 48 Denison St

Bondi Junction, NSW 2022

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Lilly Skurnik OAM is the daughter of Polish Jewish immigrants who grew up living behind a shop ‘Skurnik
Ladies Fashions’ at 161 King Street Newtown in the 1930/40s. At the age of 14, Lilly was tragically struck
down blind when doctors discovered a tumor on her brain.Although the operation to remove it was successful, Lilly
woke up blind.
Lilly’s memoires are testament to the rich fulfilling and productive life she’s lived. Her joiede vivre shines through in
her book The Colours of Life, living blind, as she shares her memoires with us for this special event at Waverley Library. ‘A Memoire of a remarkable woman who is blind, but only on the outside’.
There will be a Q&A session after the talk Bookings essential at eventbrite.com.auor call 9083 8777
Books available for sales and signing at the event.

Free parking for first 2 hours when you validate your ticket.

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