Jay Johnston, Executive Director of the Farmington Libraries, invites residents of Farmington and neighboring communities to attend the grand reopening of the Barney Library on Monday, April 22, 2013. A formal ceremony will take place at 9:00 a.m., including a ribbon cutting and refreshments.
The ceremony will also include special recognition of the library response team who acted quickly to address the maintenance emergency that first necessitated the closing of the library. These members are: Mike Andreas, Chair of the FVGLA Board, Andy Baron, Head of the Library Board of Trustees, Kathy Lescoe, Barbara Knibbs, Steven McMahon, Bernie Dayton and Susan Porter. Mr. Johnston will also pay tribute to past individuals who have contributed to the Barney Library legacy.