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Library Courtyard

Library Courtyard


The courtyard added 3,000 square feet of outdoor space to the Northport Library building. It was designed with the flexibility to allow for reading, conversation, Library Cafe seating, children’s storytimes, and library performances and programs. All funds for the Library Courtyard were raised through the generous donations of local businesses, service organizations, and community friends and neighbors.
Two hundred fifty people atttended the official dedication of the courtyard held May 7, 2006. The donor wall was unveiled and recognition given to all of those who have contributed.

Click here for pictures of the construction and completion of the courtyard

 

The Little Prince Statue, unveiled September 16, 2006 in the courtyard of the Northport Public Library, commemorates the internationally loved classic by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry.

If you would like to learn more about The Little Prince and its local connection to author Antoine de Saint-Exupéry by clicking here.

 

The courtyard is open during regular library hours, except in cases of inclement weather.

 

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