Festivities at the new Mendenhall Valley Public Library at Dimond Park will run from 11:30 a.m. until 3 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 7.
Friday was the last children’s storytime at the old location.
“They’re going to have a completely different view of how the library functions,” Barbara Berg says.
Friends of the Juneau Public Libraries presented an oversize check for $775,000 to the Juneau Assembly on Monday.
The city and borough of Juneau is looking for artists to design, produce, and install public art in the new Mendenhall Valley Public Library
Juneau Parks and Recreation Director Brent Fischer says the city cannot afford to operate an ice rink at Dimond Park in the Mendenhall Valley. In a presentation to the Juneau Assembly Committee of the Whole Monday, Fischer cited declining use at the city’s only current indoor ice facility – Treadwell Arena – plus the cost…