The grand opening celebration and ribbon cutting ceremony for the new Sam Gary Branch Library will be held on Saturday, August 11, 2012, including remarks by city dignitaries and family-friendly entertainment.
9 a.m. — Branch Opens
9:45 a.m. — Music performance by Jonny 5 of Flobots
10 a.m. — Ceremonial Ribbon Cutting and remarks by Mayor Michael B. Hancock, Councilman Herndon and other City and Library leaders
10:40 a.m. — Music performance by Jonny 5 of Flobots
11 a.m. — Reception in the Community Room with refreshments
1 p.m. — Ann Lincoln: Juggling, magic, comedy and more!
3 p.m. — HawkQuest: Birds of Prey
5 p.m. — Branch Closes
Throughout the Day — Family crafts including button making, paper airplanes and puppets.