A reopening celebration is deliberate on the Aptos Department Library 1-5 p.m. Feb. 4. (Stephen Baxter — Santa Cruz Native)
The Aptos Department Library is ready to reopen with a Feb. 4 celebration occasion with dwell music, speeches and library actions.
A $14 million, 12,408-square-foot undertaking began on the library at 7695 Soquel Drive in Could 2022. It now has a group room, teen-only house and patio, an grownup studying room and patio, two group classrooms, a youngsters’s room, a youngsters’s studying backyard and shows from the Aptos Historical past Museum.
The 2016, county voter-approved Measure S bond measure paid for the undertaking together with $496,342 raised by Buddies of the Santa Cruz Public Libraries. Measure S additionally paid for renovations and development at a number of different Santa Cruz public libraries.
After the Feb. 4 occasion, the Aptos Department Library’s hours are anticipated to be 10 a.m. to six p.m. Monday by Thursday and 10 a.m. to five p.m. Saturdays.
Patios and a group room are a part of the brand new Aptos Department Library. (Stephen Baxter — Santa Cruz Native)