The New Lawrence Public Library|Trina Baker Photography

I went to visit our lovely new Lawrence Public Library today.  What an amazing space for our community! In November of 2010 the citizens of Lawrence voted for a $19 million expansion to the current library. We love to read in LFK. The space is designed to accommodate a variety of community activities and acts as a central meeting place. There’s the “Teen Zone” a teen activity room with video game consoles and crafts, a children’s reading room, a large auditorium for lectures, community computers, self checkout kiosks and of course books. Lot’s of books.  There is also an amazing glass sculpture that hangs above the grand staircase by artist Dierk Van Keppel.  I love that my fellow Lawrencians understood the need to fund this project and in return the received an amazing space for the community. Awesome!

Trina Baker Photography

 

Trina Baker Photography

Trina Baker Photography

 

 

Interior Sculpture Trina Baker Photography

 

Interior Lawrence Library Trina Baker PhotographyTrina Baker Photography Library Scuplture

Trina Baker Photography

Fiction Loop Trina Baker Photos Lawrence Library

Trina Baker Photography Lawrence Library

Fiction shelves Lawrence Public Library Trina Baker PhotosTrina Baker Photography

2 thoughts on “The New Lawrence Public Library|Trina Baker Photography

  1. Quite a place. Our community is in the throes of discussion about library improvement right now and there are many differing opinions as to what and how.

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