The recently opened Effingham Public Library will host a Grand Reopening Ceremony tomorrow (Friday, October 16). The doors will open for the ceremony at 5:00pm, with a ribbon cutting at 6:00pm. The event will feature programs for kids and families. The reopening event is being held in conjunction with the Downtown Chili Fest. The library will have its normal operating hours leading up to the event.
The library’s new location at 200 North Third Street in the former Fifth Third Bank building officially opened on September 16th after a nine month renovation period. The former location, known as the Helen Matthes Library, is now officially for sale.