Government

Ledding Library

Pacific Northwest color selections and furnishings create a warm, vibrant atmosphere that welcomes community members to the heart of Milwaukie.

Client: Ledding Library
Location
: Milwaukie, Oregon
Size
: 20,000 square feet
Date
: January 2020
Market
: Civic / Government

Overview:

The brand new Ledding Library in Milwaukie, Oregon accomplishes far more than just housing books. The Ledding Library is the epicenter for community engagement and connection for the people living in Milwaukie.

Located on the edge of downtown’s greenbelt, this library was designed to bring people together and bring the outdoor scenes and colors, indoors.

Goal:

With large, floor-to-ceiling windows offering scenic views of local wildlife, forests, and wetlands, our goal was to select furniture, finishes, and colors, that complimented the Pacific Northwest themed library. Equally important, we wanted to provide furnishings that would be cozy for guests and durable for crowds.

Scope:

Seating & Reading Foyer
Computer Lab Resource Center
Research & Study Tables
Teen Center
Children’s Center
Family Storytelling Center
Community Room: seating and tables for 50
3 Conference Rooms
14 Employee Workstations & Private Offices
Employee Breakroom
Employee Wellness Room
3 Service Desks

Featured Products:

Teen Center
:
Davis, Modo Bench
Watson, Seven Table
Eko Contract, Soft Mobile Ottomans
Byrne, Vesta Mobile Power Unit

Seating & Reading Foyer
:
Keilhauer, Luno Lounge Chairs
Keilhauer, Celia Lounge Chairs
Fredericia, Pon Wood Side Table
Artifort, Balans Wood Coffee Table
Bernhardt, Apel Ottoman
Byrne, Vesta Mobile Power Unit
Nienkamper, HSC Dining Height Chairs
Bernhardt, Solem Dining Height Tables

Project Partners:

Architect & Design Firm: Hacker Architects
General Contractor: Swinerton
Photography: Jenny Mano Price

Help Desk

Our team members at PacificWRO are library-card-carrying enthusiasts. We have helped furnish community libraries, university libraries, high school libraries, and private libraries across the Pacific Northwest.

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