Mission Hills-Hillcrest Knox Library Grand Opening Book Pass
January 26, 2019
More than two thousand¬†Library¬†supporters gathered in¬† Mission Hills on Saturday to celebrate the opening of the¬†new Mission Hills-Hillcrest/Harley & Bessie Knox¬†Library. Joining business owners and residents from Mission Hills were Mayor Kevin Faulconer, Congresswoman¬†Susan¬†Davis, Assemblymember Todd Gloria and Councilmember Chris Ward.
The opening of the¬†15,000-square-foot¬†community gathering place was preceded by a book pass of¬†the final 200¬†books along the seven block stretch¬†from the old¬†Library¬†to the new.¬†Beginning in February, Mission Hills BID meetings will take place twice each month at the new¬†Library.
Visit¬†HERE¬†to watch a news story on the opening and¬†scroll below to enjoy photos and videos shared by the community from the opening celebration.
The¬†Library¬†Foundation is¬†partnering with the Friends of the Mission Hills-Hillcrest¬†Library¬†on a campaign to ensure excellent programs, advanced technology and robust collections to serve the community. Permanent naming opportunities including space naming, engraved tiles and other recognition are currently available.¬†Learn more¬†HERE¬†or contact¬†Library¬†Foundation Director of Advancement Natalie Ganz¬†by email¬†or at 619-238-6643.
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