Thursday, January 20, 2011

Tenley Library Ribbon Cutting on Monday, Jan 24

Photo of the Tenley library under construction
The Tenleytown Library ribbon cutting ceremony will take place on Monday, January 24, 2011, 10:30 am. The library is located at 4450 Wisconsin Avenue, NW

The new two-story library features separate reading areas for adults, teens and children; a children's program room; space for 80,000 books, DVDs, CDs and other library materials; 32 Mac computers; free wifi; comfortable seating for 200 visitors; a large program room for 100 people; two 12-person conference rooms, 4 quiet study rooms, and more.

The grand opening party will be on Saturday, February 5 from 10 am. to 4 pm.

The building's design includes a number of environmentally sustainable features including a vegetative green roof; countertops, carpeting and other materials with recycled content; low-flow faucets; dual flush toilets; and more. Tours of the library will be offered. For more information, contact Martha Saccocio at Martha.Saccocio at

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