Maple Library Renovation Project Update

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Construction activities at the Maple Library Community Centre are progressing. Activities include ceiling installation, wall finish and painting, glazing installation in the quiet study area, carpet, decorative film installation, and many activities associated with the outdoor reading garden. In the next couple of weeks, construction will include the installation of an outstanding ceiling grid, ceiling tiles, baffle installation, and glass installation in the quiet study area. Front foyer work will commence with replacing floor tiles and the leadership structure installation.

Leaf and steam installation
Children’s Area – Glass installation completed
Main Entrance – Sliding door in place
Outdoor Reading Garden – Support posts for the shade structure
Sound baffles on-site awaiting installation
Carpet tile on-site awaiting installation
Reading Garden furniture arrived

Maple Library Renovation Project Update

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Construction on Maple Public Library continues to experience significant progress. The work on wall framing, duct installation, taping, and light fixtures is nearly complete. Installation of the leaf fixture is still in progress and starting to take shape. Work on the Reading Garden has begun as well as the Staff Kitchen and Staff Workroom.

Leaf Installation in Reading Lounge
Leaf stem installation
Leaf installation in Quiet Study Area
Library entrance area
Staff Workroom
Staff Kitchen
Work on pillars has begun
Reading Garden entrance
Reading Garden area
Reading garden – trellis structure preparation work in progress.
Library light installation in progress
Installation of new windows in children’s area is now complete
Installation of new sliding doors complete

Maple Library Renovation Project Update

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Construction work on the Maple Library is progressing well.  Scope of work completed in the last month includes completion of all ventilation and air ductwork as well as the completion of activities related to ceiling painting. Drywalling and taping activities are currently well underway and most recently, the fabrication of the decorative leaf motifs have started to take place in several areas of the library.

Ceiling painting has started
Drywall and taping in Quiet Study Room
Air ductwork completed
Leaf Motif installation
Leaf Motif Installation
Taping progressing in Staff Workroom

Maple Library Renovation Project Update

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The Maple Library renovations are progressing well. Work completed thus far includes addressing demolition deficiencies, fireproofing removal, pouring concrete into plumbing trenches, electrical rough-ins and partitions for new walls within the library area.

The western part of the library and electrical rough-in work in progress
Old children’s area being prepared for a new Reading Lounge area
Tearing down of existing columns in the centre of the library
Trenching work in preparation for electrical in floor boxes
Old fire rating insulation was removed in preparation for open and exposed ceiling
Framing work on the partition between library space and recreation area in progress.
View from library’s main entrance. Framing of staff workroom in progress
View of new reading lounge and new staff kitchenette area being framed

Maple Library Renovation Project Update

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Maple Library renovations continue to make great progress. Check out the images below to catch a glimpse at some of the progress being made.

Maple Library Renovation Project Update

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Maple Library renovations continue to make great progress. Check out the images below to catch a glimpse at some of the progress being made.

The western part of the library.
View from the old manager’s office towards the children’s area.
Children’s Area
Tearing down of existing columns in the center of the library.

Maple Library Renovation Project

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Maple Library continues to undergo renovations. Check out the images below to catch a glimpse at some of the Reading Garden renderings.