Tuesday, 15 January 2013

LALOR PUBLIC LIBRARY

Lalor is a suburb of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 18 kilometres north of Melbourne's central business district. Its Local Government Area is the City of Whittlesea. At the 2011 Census, Lalor had a population of 19,873. Lalor is named after Peter Lalor, leader of the Eureka Stockade rebellion and later member of the Victorian parliament.

Lalor Library is situated in the City of Whittlesea in May Road, Lalor.  With 37 public access computers, storytimes, teen nights, a seniors group and 8 different language collections (Croatian, Chinese, Greek, Italian, Polish, Serbian, Spanish, Vietnamese).  In 2006, 63.9% of the population in Lalor spoke a non-English language at home compared to 32.3% who spoke English only. The library is a welcoming community hub and the home of many community activities and cultural events.

This post is part of the Our World Tuesday meme,
and also part of the Ruby Tuesday meme.







10 comments:

  1. A lovely, inviting library.

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  2. What a colorful, fun library! I'd sure want to read there.

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  3. I love libraries. This one is very friendly and inviting.

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  4. It looks so modern compared to the ones here. Very fun!

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  5. A very colorful library. I love all the pictures, especially the 3rd, 4th and 5th.

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  6. Interesting!! Boom & Gary of the Vermilon River, Canada.

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  7. It's really modern! I like the bright interior.

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  8. What a great library and so colorful and bright! I love it! Hope your week is going well, Nick!!

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  9. How wonderful where alike is possible and happening !

    Please have a good Wednesday.

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