The fundraising is underway for a brand new residence for the Hartford Public Library. Director Stephanie Daniels tells WSJM Information the aim is to interrupt floor in September on a brand new facility situated on East Avenue, the location of the previous Crimson Arrow Elementary College. They should elevate $300,000 after the acquisition of grants and help from Bonna VanDerlyn.
“Bonna has graciously donated $1.three million, and I acquired a Nationwide Endowment for the Humanities grant for $400,000,” Daniels mentioned. “So we now have $1.7 million and the mission goes to price us $2 million so we have to elevate $300,000.”
The brand new facility can be named the Artwork and Bonna VanDerlyn Group Middle and Hartford Public Library after the homeowners of the native Harding’s. Because the fundraising will get underway, Daniels says they’re holding a classic sale on the library July 22 by way of July 27. Out there can be classic clothes and hats, jewellery, and antiques. Daniels says anybody can come to the library and purchase an merchandise to assist out. Extra occasions can be held later.