Placemakers 3: The Making of a Great Public Library
When & Where
Get a behind the scenes look at the design, construction and experience of the New Central Library.
Date & Time
Central Library, John Dutton Theatre
616 Macleod Trail SE, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
About This Event
- Learn how placemaking creates thriving communities
- Meet the people who have transformed East Village
- See how CMLC's placemaking strategy is unfolding
Join CMLC and our special guests:
CALGARY PUBLIC LIBRARY – BILL PTACEK
Calgary Public Library’s CEO reveals how his team is designing meaningful visitor experiences.
STUART OLSON – CARSON KOTNYEK
The NCL is a fascinating and complex build. Stuart Olson Project Manager Carson Kotnyek walks us through it.
CMLC – KATE THOMPSON
CMLC’s VP Projects, Kate Thompson, on how a library brings a community closer.
SNØHETTA – CRAIG DYKERS
Dykers, founding partner of Snøhetta – the NCL’s lead architect – explains how Calgary’s New Central Library will serve the city for the next century.