Project Schedule

  • Spring 2017 - Existing building demolition.
  • Summer 2017 - city of Venice ARB review and approval.
  • Summer 2017 - Completion of construction documents.
  • Summer 2017 - Bidding and permitting.
  • Fall 2017 - Start of construction.
  • Fall 2018 - Anticipated construction completion.

Venice Library at the Hamilton Building

260 N. Nokomis Ave.

Expanded hours:

  • Monday, Tuesday and Thursday 10 a.m.-8 p.m.
  • Wednesday, Friday and Saturday 10 a.m.- 5 p.m.


  • SCAT bus stop one block away.


Venice Library Opening

Herald Tribune - "Planning commission gives OK to new library site plan".

Venice Resident, William H. Jervey, Jr. donates $1 Million for Venice Public Library Endowment Fund

Group picture of Venice Library staff with Dr. William H. Jervey

Venice Library Update

Updated on 09/21/2018 2:23 PM

Images of the William H. Jervey, Jr. Venice Library construction