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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.


Week 13


Week 9

Nine weeks into the project.


Week 4

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.


Week 3

                                            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.


Week 2

Preparing for the footings                    Rebar is in place and ready for          Temporary supports under the roof



Demolition begins

Week 1 Feb. 2012


The Patio Area

Pre-construction Nov. 2011                        Side view                                           Front view




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