Our groundbreaking ceremony was held Wednesday, January 18th at 11:30am at the Great Oak Road new Library site, 49 Great Oak Road! Check out this week’s progress:
Moving in chairs!
Boxes filling the Children’s Department.
Installing the computer table.
January 25, 2018
Main entrance and basement stairs
children’s area main floor
Children’s craft room
December 21, 2017
View of adult area from the side door.
Circulation Workroom and Offices
Small meeting rooms with dividable wall not yet installed.
Large meeting room.
December 6, 2017
View of front of library-parking lot and building
View of right side basement door
View of back of library
View of large meeting room looking towards front parking lot
Radiant heat flooring in children’s craft room
View of adult area looking towards fireplace
View of adult space looking towards staff workroom from fireplace side.
October 25, 2017
View from front parking lot
Front sidewalk near adult area
Exterior Siding Sample
Back of adult area of building
Back of building looking at Children’s Craft room
Interior of Children’s room from front to back
Inside adult area looking towards back of building
September 28, 2017
September 21, 2017
September 7, 2017-Framing taking shape.
August 17, 2017-Wooden framing going in!
August 3, 2017
Adult Area with trusses
Children’s Area from front to back
June 29 2017
Steel framing installation-June 29, 2017
View from the back of the Adult Area
View from the back left corner -Children’s Dept. June 29, 2017
View towards the parking area June 29, 2017
May 2, 2017:
Looking from our front entrance back over the adult section.
View of the work on the basement walls in adult area.
Back wall safety stairs in place.
Footings for the children’s area.
February 24, 2017:
Digging in for the library basement on February 24, 2017
January 18th (Groundbreaking Day!)
Oxford Selectman Jeff Haney, First Selectman George Temple, Bob Farnum of the Library Building Committee and Selectman Kathy Johnson break ground for the new library on Great Oak Road in Oxford.
Library Director Dawn Higginson digs in to the Groundbreaking Ceremony!
Library Staff are all smiles at Groundbreaking!
The Library Building Committee eager for the ceremony to begin!
How You Can Help/Donate:
- If you’d like to make a pledge via cash or check visit our Pledge Page
- To donate to our Friends of the Library via their PayPal account, click the donate button below
New Library Questions:
If you have any questions about progress or how you can help you can call us at (203) 888-6944 or e-mail our Library Director, Dawn Higginson, at email@example.com