Link to October 20 Chicago Tribune article, "Winnetka library survey could determine building’s future:.
Excerpt: Many of the survey’s questions are directed toward why people use – or don’t use – the Winnetka branch library. Preliminary feedback indicates that many community members prefer to peruse books at a bookstore, rather than the library.
That may play a factor in redesigning the library and how it offers its services to patrons; for instance – whether to serve coffee or not. And whether to create a space large enough to host large events, like author appearances.
The survey will also address teens’ needs, and anecdotal feedback shows that young adults would like a place to work on small group projects together with the ability to talk and snack.
Link to Strategic Plan page