Wow Reaction to Sneak Peak Tour

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On Friday, May 2, government officials walked alongside media reporters and cameras to get their first glimpse of Halifax Central Library—on the inside.  The resulting reports have nicely captured the excitement of the event.

Global News Halifax: Get a Peek at Halifax's New Library before it Opens
This may have been the only place that mentioned are fabulous green feature, words by Patrick Odell and video story Natasha Pace.

Twitter reporters @fwillick and @natashapace
At this point, you will have to scroll down, but it's worth it.  Pictures and observations from these reporters, Chronicle Herald and Metro respectively, helped tweeters get the vibe.

CBC News Nova Scotia: Halifax Central Library Offers a Sneak Peak Inside
A nice surprise of great shots from one of CBC's Senior Designers, Robert Short.

CBC News at 6: Inside New Central Library (story begins at 2:31)
Paul Withers is a seasoned journalist and his comprehensive content and story flow proved the value of the years.

Chronicle Herald News Release: "New Halifax Library Delivers Wow Factor"
Frances Willick brings a personal touch to what she sees.

CTV: Inside Halifax's Brand New Library Best Shot of the Tour (May 2 edition, TV service provider log-in required, story begins at 11:44)
Best shot of the tour - cameraman Pat Kennedy getting down for the laying of tile in the atrium. 

Metro News Halifax: "Halifax's new 'stunning' library will be a boon for the city, province: MacKay"
Scott MacIntosh

#GoC's: News release
To begin it all, a joint news release was posted on the #GoC's website.


Kasia Morrison
Communications Officer
Halifax Public Libraries
Phone: (902) 490-5852
Cell: (902) 476-8605