AIA of Columbia honors Richland County’s John Hughes Cooper Library with Merit Award

WHAT: Cooper Grand Opening Celebration

WHEN: 10 a.m. – noon., Wednesday, July 19

WHERE: Richland Library Cooper
5317 North Trenholm Road
Columbia, SC 29206

WHO: The event is free and open to the public.

WHY: In November 2013, Richland County residents passed a
$59 million bond referendum that will enhance library facilities
over the course of the next few years.


Experience your new library! The community is invited to commemorate the completion of the newly renovated Richland Library Cooper (5317 North Trenholm Road) during a grand opening celebration from 10 a.m. – 12 p.m., Wednesday, July 19. It includes activities, music and a ribbon-cutting ceremony. If you can’t make the celebration, don’t worry. The library is open until 9 p.m.

For questions, please contact Emily Stoll at 803-587-3637 or email

Source: Cola Daily, Terry Ward