The Whitchurch Stouffville Library and Leisure Centre Renovation and Addition is a 43,000 square foot expansion to the Library, Aquatics and Leisure Centre, with additional renovation work to the existing facility.
The Library expansion renovates the existing Library and includes a 16,000 square foot addition, organizing a mix of collections, lounge and reading spaces around a central natural atrium. The expanded facility includes an enlarged Children’s area and Children’s Program rooms, an Adult Program Room and fireside lounge, a Teen Area and lounge, a Maker space , and a variety of study rooms and dedicated meeting spaces.
The 20,000 square foot Fitness addition includes a new fitness room with a training area, a Cycle –fit studio and a large multipurpose studio. Dedicated change rooms, and a consultation area support the active spaces. A full Gymnasium with a sprung floor complements the training area. The existing Aquatics area will be served by a new viewing gallery flanking the western edge of the pools.
The Latcham Gallery will be incorporated into the Leisure Centre, with a 4000 square foot renovation providing art gallery space, a classroom and education area, and support space.
The Lobby will be expanded to the west, linking all the activities, with a new lounge space overlooking the Park, and opening to an outdoor terrace.