The grand opening of the new Austin Public Library is Saturday, October 28 from 10 AM to 6 PM. We discuss many of the exciting features of the library and how you can view them at the grand opening.
Our guests on Shades of Green were:
Kanya Lyons, Public Information Specialist Sr., Austin Public Library Office of Programs and Partnerships (AOPP).
She talks about the grand opening of the new Central Austin Library and some of the exciting features such as special meeting rooms, an outdoor deck for studying and reading, a roof top garden and many other cool features.
Lucia Athens, Chief Sustainability Officer, City of Austin
Lucia Athens is the City of Austin’s first Chief Sustainability Officer. Recognized internationally as an authority on sustainability, she is author of the Island Press book Building an Emerald City: A Guide to Creating Green Building Policies and Programs. She discusses the many eco-friendly and sustainable features of the new library.