It's Germane

The John Jermain Library's Weblog

From the Roof

1 Comment

The view from the rooftop (the flat roof on which the dome sits) of the John Jermain Memorial Library is gorgeous looking north or west (nice sunsets too). While we don’t get up there very often (it requires climbing a possibly 100-year old ladder, and passsing through a very confining, but thankfully short vertical passageway, at the end of which you have to hoist yourself up using your arms), whenever there’s an excuse many of us enjoy the opportunity to survey the Village from on high. During the recent survey of the building’s condition, preparatory to beginning construction, I was offered the chance to document the work in photographs, and while I was up there, I took a few shots of the surrounding area. Granted, it was a rather dismal gray day, but in spite of the weather, the photos manage to reveal what truly lovely community our library surveys.

Looking west, we were surprised to find that we were able to catch a glimpse of the Lance Cpl. Jordan Haerter Veteran’s Memorial Bridge.

— Eric Cohen

One thought on “From the Roof

  1. the roofing is nicely done. i can tell. its our job.. 😉

What do you think?

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s