Borough Mayor, Dimitrios (Jim) Beis, Council members, and staff members of the Culture, Sports, Recreation and Social Development Department are excited to announce that the new Pierrefonds Library will officially open its doors to the grand public on Thursday, May 23, 2019, at 10 a.m.
“It is with great pride that I announce the opening date of our new library, which aims for a LEED certification! Finally, residents of my borough will be able to enjoy a third living environment a few steps from their homes. I have no doubt that this new library will be the hotspot of our borough, where families and friends will be able to meet and spend unforgettable moments. Don’t miss our open house! “, stated Borough Mayor Dimitrios (Jim) Beis.
Residents are invited to experience the grand opening
On Thursday, May 23 at 10 a.m., the residents of Pierrefonds-Roxboro are invited to attend the opening of their new library and to visit for the first time this jewel that draws on the best practices from 21st century libraries and trends in innovation, architecture and design. All citizens are expected in large numbers to experience this significant moment!
Open house from May 23 to May 26, 2019
In order to allow as many citizens as possible to discover their new library with its thematic poles and technological equipment, the public grand opening will be held in the form of an open house, starting on Thursday, May 23 and ending on Sunday, May 26.
Schedule of celebratory activities
Thursday, May 23 – 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. (Open house). From 10:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Borough Mayor Jim Beis will be on hand for the opening of the doors.
Friday, May 24 – 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. (Open house)
Saturday, May 25 – 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. (Open house)
Sunday, May 26 – 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. (Open house)
Address: 13555, boulevard de Pierrefonds, Pierrefonds Parking: Pierrefonds library and Borough Hall.
About the new Pierrefonds library
This project is carried out as part of the Programme de rénovation, d’agrandissement et de construction de bibliothèques (RAC) and funded through the Entente sur le développement culturel de Montréal by the Ville de Montréal and the ministère de la Culture et des Communications.