Library dazzles patrons

It offers new technology and an airy look Some boxes are still unpacked. A few books are being catalogued before getting stacked on shelves. An item or two, such as window blinds, are on order. Outside, workmen are getting ready to pave a parking lot. Not everything is completely done yet, but the new Zephyrhills Public Library is open for business and humming with activity – in … [Read more...]

Zephyrhills to pay $500k more for library

The Zephyrhills City Council got an unwelcome lump of coal in their Christmas stocking after finding out the stately brick and stone library they were expecting was going to cost them a lot more money. And none of them were very happy about it. The council hired the architectural firm Harvard Jolly and contractor A.D. Morgan after they presented an 8,500-square-foot facility next to the … [Read more...]

New Zephyrhills library will offer more choices for patrons

Edward Bent will soon bring his young stepdaughter, Calee Heinlein, to a place stocked with more children’s stories than it ever has had. That’s because city officials in Zephyrhills plan to build a new public library to replace the one that’s just north of city hall on Eighth Street. Replicating an architectural style of the early 1900s, the new library will be twice as large as the one … [Read more...]