Lake Mac Libraries celebrate!
This November Lake Mac Libraries will celebrate the 75th anniversary of free public libraries in New South Wales.
A simultaneous cutting of the birthday cake will take place across the Hunter region to recognise the important role public libraries play in the community.
Mayor of Lake Macquarie, Councillor Jodie Harrison, will join the celebration at Belmont Library on Monday 3 November for the cake cutting ceremony.
“We invite Lake Mac patrons to take part and enjoy a morning tea at their local branch”, said Council’s Library Section Manager, Jo Smith.
“There will also be special displays on the day to mark the 75th anniversary of the Library Act”.To follow the history of Lake Mac Libraries and access photos and oral histories about the service visit http://history.lakemac.com.au/
To find a Lake Mac Library near you visit www.library.lakemac.com.au
75th anniversary of the NSW Library Act
When: Monday 3 November
Where: Belmont Library - 19 Ernest Street, Belmont
Time: 10.30am for cutting of the cake by Mayor of Lake Macquarie, Councillor Jodie Harrison
Thank you Jo Smith from Lake Mac for this submission.