New library breaks ground today
Submitted by Marshfield Library & Community Center Capital Campaign
MARSHFIELD — The groundbreaking ceremony for the new Everett Roehl Marshfield Public Library will be at 11 a.m. today at the corner of Maple Avenue and Veterans Parkway in Marshfield. The public is invited to attend.
The 30-minute event will include brief remarks by several speakers, including Mayor Chris Meyer; Lori Belongia, Marshfield Public Library director; Jean Swenson, president of the Marshfield Public Library Board of Trustees; Jean Doty, chair of the city’s Library and Community Center Committee, which has overseen the project since 2012; Bill Hocking, co-chair of the Building Connections Capital Campaign; and Amber Kiggens-Leifheit, executive director of the Marshfield Area Community Foundation, which has served as fiscal agent for the fundraising campaign.