What’s On

Read through our collection of articles about Lalor Living & Learning Centre’s News, Events and Projects

Going green!

We are very pleased to be improving our recycling and waste reduction efforts at LLLC. Thanks to the City of Whittlesea, we now have a large green food waste bin  to complete our bin set. Meanwhile, inside the centre, we have red, yellow and green bins with stickers...
What’s on in the holidays?

What’s on in the holidays?

While our regular English and Computer classes and our new youth programs take a break during the school holidays, LLLC is still open and running a number of regular programs. These include: Monday Neighbourhood Connections & Thursday Brunch Our wonderful Monday...

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Computers for the terrified?!

Computers for the terrified?!

 Tailored Computer courses for every level & ability I recently heard the story of a woman who had been too scared to join a computer course because she was such a beginner. But when she saw a course called Computers for the Terrified, she thought - that is the...

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Become a changemaker!

Brand new course for anyone interested in establishing a community group or local activity; to gather your neighbours together to create an exciting new project; or to advocate for change to address a local community issue! 10 weeks course, Thursdays from the 22 July,...

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LLLC on Instagram!

LLLC on Instagram!

Thanks to our wonderful Victoria University Social Work students, we are growing our social media presence on Facebook and now on Instagram. Check out our Instagram for our new page and stay tuned for some lovely staff, volunteer and participant profiles.  And...

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Youth Hub Tuesdays & Thursdays at LLLC!

We've listened to the community and we know there's a need for drop-in activities for young people in Lalor. Our wonderful uni students are onto it and welcome you to join us every Tuesday and Thursday from 3-6pm. 

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Learn to paint & draw with Ildiko!

Learn to paint & draw with Ildiko!

 Greetings! My name is Ildiko, and I am a volunteer at Lalor Living and Learning Centre. The centre has started two Art Classes, one for adults  (Wed 9.30-11.30am) and another for teenagers (Thurs 4-6pm)  and I am very happy to be involved the group. I introduce...

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Learning English is fun at LLLC

Learning English is fun at LLLC

Everyone enjoys food! And what a great way to practice your English while having fun cooking Anzac biscuits! Lots of creative and fun learning opportunities at LLLC. If you are wanting to improve your English language or improve your literacy - why not join in the fun...

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Loving our Computer classes!

Loving our Computer classes!

Gina has attended Lalor Living and Learning centre for (quite some time) and has already completed a couple of our computer courses. She has come back to complete another computer course as she feels her generation didn’t have the opportunity to grasp onto technology....

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Making a Difference

Making a Difference

Keep Lalor Beautiful! I’ve been riding my bike from the Inner North  to Epping & Lalor for over 6 years. Unfortunately litter gets worse as I travel further north and quite overwhelming in Lalor. So, what do I do about it? Two simple things make a difference! ...

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We now have a coffee machine & free community internet access!  Please drop in and say hello! We are keen to meet you and hear from you about your visions for Lalor and how the team at LLLC can help you achieve them. 

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New classes on offer at LLLC  Lalor Living & Learning Centre is offering free English classes for people seeking asylum. Saturdays from 9-11am starting on Saturday 30 April. Please let your friends know about this wonderful opportunity.   

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We all love our new Signage!

We all love our new Signage!

It was great to see our new LLLC sign go up over night. Thank you so much Barry Plant! And thank you to our wonderful English class students who posed for one of photos! Here they are again enjoying their increased profile!

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What a beautiful exhibition!

But it's time to collect your artwork If you can't find your art on the fences, please come to the LLLC office between 9-4pm Monday to Thursday as we have collected some works to protect them.  We hope you enjoyed the wonderful art both inside and outside LLLC.  It...

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New activity groups at LLLC

New activity groups at LLLC

Join our new low cost activities starting from 31 January 2022 - just $20 a term to cover room hire, tea and coffee. Conversational English - Mondays at 1.30pm Painting & Drawing group - Wednesdays from 9.30am to 12 noon. Knitting Group - for beginners to advanced...

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Multicultural Arts Festival held March 2022

Multicultural Arts Festival held March 2022

The LLLC, Thomastown Neighbourhood House, Lalor and Thomastown Libraries, both Trader's Associations, City of Whittlesea, Links Community Garden, Westgarth Town Association and many others all joined forces to host the highly successful Multicultural Community Arts...

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