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Celebratory Open House

Celebratory Open HouseThanks to all who came to our open house on Friday, September 25th, 2009 from 4-7 pm ! If you were unable to attend please stop in and take a tour, or just wander on your own – you’ll discover a whole new re-energized library ready to serve you. Explore the dynamic new light filled interiors, browse our new books and media collections, relax in our redesigned lounges, click around in our dedicated computer center, hang out in the new teen space, and explore the new Children’s Department.  

The Library Before AND After the Summer 2009 Renovation

Through a collection of photos this site shows the progress of the renovation of the Main Level & Lower Level Children's Area.  Learn about the History of the Project here.

Thank you to these companies who did major work for the renovation:

General Contractor - Glenn H. Johnson Construction Company

Construction Management/Library Owner's Rep – Art Barnes

Architect – Garnett Architects

Design – ReedDesign Group

MEP Engineer – MEP Consultants

Demolition – Safe Environmental Corporation

Steel – S & B Builders

Millwork – Woodworking & Veneering, Inc.

Roofing – Sullivan Roofing, Inc.

D/F/H – Anderson Lock Co.

Drywall/Carpentry – Tidal Construction Services, Inc.

Acoustical – Airtite Contractors

Flooring – Midwest Floor Covering, Inc.

Painting – Ascher Brothers

Plumbing – Hartwig Plumbing & Heating

HVAC – Elgin Sheet Metal Company

Electric – J.J. Jones Electric


Slideshow of Before & After Renovation Pictures

Slideshow

Former Magazine Shelving
Former Magazine Shelving
Former Magazine Shelving
New Magazine shelving by West Side lounge area
New Magazine shelving by West Side lounge area

New Magazine shelving by West Side lounge area


Former Microfilm Reader & PC Area
Former Microfilm Reader & PC Area
Former Microfilm Reader & PC Area
1 of Former Public Computer Areas
1 of Former Public Computer Areas
1 of Former Public Computer Areas
Another Former Public Computer Area
Another Former Public Computer Area
Another Former Public Computer Area
Third Former Public Computer Area
Third Former Public Computer Area
Third Former Public Computer Area
Newly Created Family PC Area
Newly Created Family PC Area
Newly Created Family PC Area
New Public Computer Area
New Public Computer Area
New Public Computer Area
Former Standup Internet Express Computer Area
Former Standup Internet Express Computer Area
Former Standup Internet Express Computer Area
New Standup Internet Express Computer Area
New Standup Internet Express Computer Area
New Standup Internet Express Computer Area
Former Circulation Desk
Former Circulation Desk
Former Circulation Desk
New Circulation Desk
New Circulation Desk
New Circulation Desk
Former teen area
Former teen area
Former teen area
New teen area
New teen area
New teen area (now with wireless access)
Former Gallery Wall
Former Gallery Wall
Former Gallery Wall
Section One of Power Wall
Section One of Power Wall
Section One of Power Wall
Section Two of Power Wall
Section Two of Power Wall
Section Two of Power Wall
Section Three of Power Wall
Section Three of Power Wall
Section Three of Power Wall
Former AV Area
Former AV Area
Former AV Area
New AV Area
New AV Area
New AV Area
Lower Level: Former display case
Lower Level: Former display case
Lower Level: Former display case
Lower Level: Newly painted display case
Lower Level: Newly painted display case

Lower Level: Newly painted display case


Lower Level: Former Children's Kits/AV Area
Lower Level: Former Children's Kits/AV Area
Lower Level: Former Children's Kits/AV Area
Lower Level: New Children's Kits/AV Area
Lower Level: New Children's Kits/AV Area
Lower Level: New Children's Kits/AV Area
Lower Level: Former Entrance to Children's Area
Lower Level: Former Entrance to Children's Area
Lower Level: Former Entrance to Children's Area
Lower Level : New Entrance to Children's Area
Lower Level : New Entrance to Children's Area
Lower Level : New Entrance to Children's Area
Lower Level: Former children's computer area
Lower Level: Former children's computer area

Lower Level: Former children's computer area


Lower Level: Another Former children's computer area
Lower Level: Another Former children's computer area
Lower Level: Another Former children's computer area
Lower Level: New children's computer area
Lower Level: New children's computer area
Lower Level: New children's computer area
Lower Level: Former Children's Reference Desk
Lower Level: Former Children's Reference Desk

Lower Level: Former Children's Reference Desk


Lower Level: New Children's Reference Desk
Lower Level: New Children's Reference Desk
ower Level: New Children's Reference Desk
Lower Level: Former Children's Play Area
Lower Level: Former Children's Play Area
Lower Level: Former Children's Play Area
Lower Level: New Children's Play Area With Lounge
Lower Level: New Children's Play Area With Lounge
Lower Level: New Children's Play Area With Lounge
Former Meeting Room Stage area when it was Little Library
Former Meeting Room Stage area when it was Little Library
Former Meeting Room Stage area when it was Little Library
New Meeting Room Stage area with track lighting
New Meeting Room Stage area with track lighting
New Meeting Room Stage area with track lighting
Former Information Desk
Former Information Desk
Former Information Desk
New Information Desk
New Information Desk
New Information Desk
Former carpeted stairs to Lower Level
Former carpeted stairs to Lower Level
Former carpeted stairs to Lower Level
New Stairs to Lower Level
New Stairs to Lower Level
New Stairs to Lower Level
Former Office of Business Mgr & Executive Assistant
Former Office of Business Mgr & Executive Assistant
Former Office of Business Mgr & Executive Assistant
Newly-made office for Business Manager
Newly-made office for Business Manager
Newly-made office for Business Manager
New area for Executive Assistant
New area for Executive Assistant
New area for Executive Assistant
Former Study Carrels
Former Study Carrels
Former Study Carrels
New Study Carrels
New Study Carrels
New Study Carrels

Library Logo

Former & New Library Logo



Celebratory Open House shows former Library logo




New Library Logo is unveiled




New Library Logo


New Floorplans


Related Pages

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Former Children's Area & Main Level
July-Sep Work
History of Reno...
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