The public is invited to participate in community forums with the architects designing the Brookville and New Lebanon Branches of the Dayton Metro Library. There will be two sessions for each location. Session One will focus on the community, process, timeline and building site. Session Two will focus on conceptual designs for each facility. Sessions take place at each Library location:
Brookville Branch Library, 425 Rona Parkway Drive, 937-496-8922
Session 1: Wednesday, Sept. 3, 7:00-8:30 p.m.
Session 2: Wednesday, Oct. 1, 7:00-8:30 p.m.
New Lebanon Branch Library, 715 W. Main Street, 937-496-8948
Session 1: Thursday, Sept. 4, 7:00-8:30 p.m.
Session 2: Thursday, Oct. 2, 7:00-8:30 p.m.
Both Libraries will include features such as:
• Quiet reading areas
• Enhanced technology including more public computers and upgraded WiFi connectivity
• Multiple rooms of varying size for tutoring, group study, programs and meetings
• Dedicated space for children including story and program rooms
Dayton Design Collaborative/John Poe Architects is the architect of record for both locations. They will work with Group 4 Architects who bring extensive library expertise to the projects.
These facility improvements are part of the Dayton Metro Library's system-wide facilities upgrade made possible by voter supporter of a bond issue in 2012. For more information, visit the Facilities section of DaytonMetroLibrary.org or call the Library at 937-463-2665.