Project Category: In Process

Rice Public Library: In Process

Completed in 1888, Rice Public Library is a landmark in the community, offering a welcoming presence and a remarkable range of public programming. The Library is currently split between two buildings on either side of Wentworth Street in downtown Kittery, the original Rice building and the Taylor Building annex that expanded the collection in 1988…. Read more »

Jesup Memorial Library: In Process

  SA recently completed schematic design for the renovation of this historic library (12,800 SF) on the National Register of Historic Places. The 9,600 SF modern addition will create much needed program space for the library while respecting the library’s original design. The renovation and addition will create a larger children’s area, adult reading areas,… Read more »

Cumberland Historical Society: In Process

Simons Architects worked with the Town of Cumberland on a study that would combine the Cumberland Historical Society (CHS) and the Prince Memorial Library (PML).  The expansion would create a unified community space, provide additional space for PML’s expanding needs, and increase visitorship to CHS.  When all phases are complete, CHS and PML will share… Read more »