October 2, 2015
To Abbott Library Patrons and the Sunapee Community,
Last week, the Abbott Library Trustees learned that the New Hampshire Library Trustees’ Association selected the Abbott Library as the recipient of the 2015 Library of the Year Award.
The New Hampshire Library Trustees’ President and Board will present the award on Saturday, November 21, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. at the Abbott Library.
Please join us for the presentation!
Thank you to the entire community for all you do to support our library. Together, we have invested in a valuable, community resource.
Terri Jillson White, Chair
Abbott Library Trustees
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This morning at the Sunapee Town Office Meeting Room, Fred Gallup, Chair of the Board of Selectmen; Terri Jillson White, Chair of the Abbott Library Trustees and Melinda S. Flater, Chair of the Abbott Library Foundation met to sign the Tripartite Agreement which will allow construction of the “New” Abbott Library to begin.
In addition, Chairman Gallup signed the contract with Trumbull-Nelson Construction Company who will be serving as Construction Manager of the new Library project. Peter tenant of Tennant-Wallace Architects in Manchester is the architect for the project.
Construction will begin within the next couple of weeks with a completion date in the summer of 2014.
The public will be invited to a ground-breaking ceremony as soon as a date has been selected.