Join us for the grand reopening of the D.B. Weldon Library on Thursday, Jan. 26 at 10:30 a.m.
Reception – 10:30 a.m.
Begin the celebration in the Weldon Community Room where you’ll hear remarks from the Provost and Vice-President (Academic), Florentine Strzelczyk, and the Vice-Provost and Chief Librarian, Catherine Steeves.
Western’s Writers in Residence, January Rogers and Matthew Dawkins, and former library staff and published poet, John Tyndall, will share a reading from their latest work.
Stick around to enjoy refreshments and light snacks.
Guided tours – 11:30 a.m.
Join library staff on a tour of the new Learning Commons or feel free to explore on your own.
Along the way you’ll have a chance to:
- See how renovation plans evolved over the course of the project
- Meet experts from the Student Services Hub
- Participate in a fun mapping exercise with our User Experience team
- Connect with folks from Western Sustainability
- Check out curated collections and displays
Contact Simon Court, Library Assistant and Event Coordinator.