Sneak a peek! North Huntsville Library construction update
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When: February 3 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Mayor Tommy Battle, North Huntsville Library Campaign Chair Kim Lewis, Huntsville Public Library Executive Director Laurel Best, major donors and friends will hold a construction update on Monday, Feb. 3, at the site of the new North Huntsville Public Library on Sparkman Drive. The outdated Bessie K Russell branch, occupying just 1,700 square feet, is making way for a new 19,000-square-foot facility. Designed to meet the information-seeking needs of residents, it will have state-of-the-art technology, a café, children’s reading areas, interactive literacy center and a makerspace for entrepreneurs.
Best of all, the library will be located next to a new City park which will feature walking trails, pickleball courts, multi-purpose fields, pavilion and children’s play areas.
WHO: Mayor Tommy Battle, City Council President Devyn Keith, North Huntsville Library Campaign Chair Kim Lewis, Huntsville Public Library Executive Director Laurel Best, major donors and library friends
WHAT: News conference and construction update at the North Huntsville Library
WHEN: Monday, Feb. 3, 2 p.m.
WHERE: North Huntsville Library and Berachah Park construction site, 3011 Sparkman Drive NW, Huntsville, AL 35810.
MEDIA ALERT: Media should plan to arrive no later than 15 minutes prior to the start of the news conference. Media parking will be available in the lot adjacent to the Bessie K Russell Library.