Celebrate Woodbourne Library’s first day back in operation! Rediscover the expanded and renovated Woodbourne Library, along with its new features, at this event for all ages. Get a commemorative Library Card at the re-opening of Woodbourne Library while supplies last. This event is free and open to the public. Please join us in thanking our generous sponsors of this event! View photos of the Fundraising Gala!
|Sunday, September 23, 2018||Public Grand Opening|
|12:30 - 1:00 PM||Flag Dedication (with assistance from the VFW Post 9550 and Centerville Youth Winds).|
|1:00 - 3:00 PM||Music, strolling performers and mascots, demontrations of new Library features, artists, raffles, and light refreshments.|
|3:00 - 5:00 PM||Normal business hours continue.|
With feedback solicited in a series of community forums, Woodbourne Library has been expanded by approximately 10,000 sq. ft. and completely renovated. It was designed to meet the needs of Library users now and in the future, while retaining the Mid-century Modern elements that make it an architectural treasure.
Come see how we have:
In the summer of 2017, artists with ties to the Miami Valley were invited to propose newly created artworks, of any medium, that would reflect the communities of Centerville/Washington Township and the Modernist tradition of Woodbourne Library. From nearly 50 submissions, a committee of local citizens with artistic knowledge and expertise and Library Trustees commissioned these four original works of art to adorn Woodbourne Library. Special thanks to these artists for helping make the Library even more interesting and beautiful.
Thanks to the support of local businesses, attendees will have chances to win themed gift baskets including:
Please join us in thanking these individuals and local businesses for supporting Woodbourne Library's Public Grand Opening!
If you have questions or comments, please contact Georgia Mergler, event coordinator, at firstname.lastname@example.org.