[et_pb_section][et_pb_row][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text admin_label=”Lola G Profile” background_layout=”light” text_orientation=”left” use_border_color=”off” border_color=”#ffffff” border_style=”solid”]Why Lola G? Lola G Café, is the third coffee library in the country and the first in Minadano. It is named after the owner’s late grandmother “Guillerma Pacquit Viuda de Barazon Y Jalaman” or Lola Giling as she was fondly called by her grandchildren. Despite being illiterate she was able to raise her eight children. Thus, Lola G Café is established in honor of Lola Giling. This is a coffee shop that encourages everyone to love reading while spending quality time with friends and families. We plate with LOVE. Lola G Café is not just your ordinary coffee shop. Aside from the homey ambiance and the books one can just read, we personalized every plate we serve for your beverage with our signature free brownie/sweets on the side. Our line of pasta is a must try and so are the twenty plus signature frappes and best selling coffee servings. You can also donate your old books and get 20% discount coupon in every book donation. You can also donate elementary books, although no discount cards in exchange but Lola G Café will forward these books to public schools in the remote areas.
Lola G Café’s owner, Mr. Joseph Raymond “JR” B. Purganan, founded the group GIYA (Guild of Iligan Young Artists) last April 19, 2015. GIYA holds an art exhibit every other month at Lola G Café in order to showcase the artworks of these young and talented visual artists in Iligan City. GIYA also holds free art workshops to its members in order to develop and enhance their skills and talents when it comes to visual arts. It truly has opened innumerable opportunities to its member artists. Lola G Café is also the home of the first ever Open Mic : Spoken Word Poetry and Acoustic Night in Mindanao. Open Mic is a monthly activity that gives an opportunity to young and talented writers and musicians to showcase and share their talents to a larger crowd. Some of the Open Mic #hugot Videos went viral on social media, reaching up to 700k views. Trully, Lola G Café is a haven and a melting pot of all local artists in Iligan City. It is committed in promoting and upholding the lives of these young, struggling, yet talented and gifted artists.
Lola G Café “The Coffee Library’ is located at Door 8, Chelina Arcade, Tibanga Highway, Iligan City For inquiries, you can contact 223-1215 or 0917-716-1149
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