College Centenary Events
This year we celebrate 100 years of Edmund Rice Education at St Laurence’s College. As part of the celebrations Old Boys are invited to participate.
Calendar of Centenary Events in 2015
An official Calendar comprising all Centenary events for 2015 at the College can be viewed online here.
Also, refer to the Centenary section of the College website www.slc.qld.edu.au/centenary/events.
Of special note are the Old Boys Reunion on September 9 in Melbourne and September 10 in Sydney.
Centenary History Book
To celebrate the Centenary, the College history has been written.
After more than two years researching, interviewing, collating material, sourcing images and writing the text, author and current principal Ian McDonald, tells the story of the rich tapestry and history at St Laurence’s College while highlighting the Laurie’s community (both past and present), the architecture and history by decade, with photos and so much more.
The book, ’It is good for us to be here’, will be officially launched on Thursday 27 August, 2015 at an evening event. The evening will including light refreshments, an opportunity for you to purchase a copy of the publication and get it signed by the author. Following the official launch, the book will be available from the Lauries Shop at the College for purchase. Tickets to this event will be available via the Centenary Events page on the College website from Term 3, 2015. For information on the official book launch event, please contact the College on (07) 3010 1111.