Thanks to the Friends of Western Carteret Public Library!
The Dream is now a reality thanks to the hard work and dedication of the
Friends of Western Carteret Public Library!
Follow the building progress of the new Youth Services Programming room.
September 11,2012 Ribbon Cutting Ceremony
Gathering for the Ceremony Children preparing to cut the Ribbon
Inside the new room Program information displays
Children and attendees enjoying refreshments provided by Food Lion
and the Friends of WCPL
June 1, 2012
(view looking toward the stage and storage room) (view from the stage area)
(another view from the far corner near the exit door) (view looking toward the emergency exit and rest room)
May 2012 We are getting very excited to see the interior of the new addition begin to come together.
Below you can see the progress that has occurred just over the last couple of weeks.
The interior framing, electrical, Sheetrock and insulation have The painting, ceiling tiles and
a reinforced support beam with been installed. You can see the light fixtures are in place.
the HVAC unit installed. support beam is fully independent.
Nine weeks into the project.
Framing has begun. Below you can see the difference
The first 2 pictures below show the same area shot on 2 separate days. in roof height before the tie-in of old and new.
The last two photos of week 3 give you a sense of the space that will be added.
The room will extend beyond the original roofline to include the old walkway area.
The Concrete truck has arrived and the slab if poured and finished.
Preparing for the footings Rebar is in place and ready for Temporary supports under the roof
Week 1 Feb. 2012
The Patio Area
Pre-construction Nov. 2011 Side view Front view