On December 8, 2016, Sarasota County Libraries updated citizens on the planning progress for the new Venice Public Library in a series of public meetings at the Venice Community Center.
1 2 Friends President Deborah Kostroun, and Venice Public Library Manager Ann Hall, joined county and city dignitaries and partners for the ceremonial first turn of dirt for our new Venice Public Library! Area philanthropist and the new library namesake, Dr. William H. Jervey, Jr. was also a ceremony participant. (Photos . . .