Beautiful polished concrete floor to replace the linoleum. New designer ceiling to replace the acoustic tiles. New windows to let in natural light and visually connect to the Garden. New LED lighting to replace the dingy fluorescents. New gorgeous wooden niches on south wall that use some of the exquisite stained glass from the old St. Paul's and Redeemer buildings. Wall panels to absorb sound and add color.
Byllesby Room: Refurbishment
New kitchenette and appliances. New windows. Central air conditioning and fresh-air circulation. New electrical system. Repair and refinish meeting table and chairs. Repair the grandfather clock. New couches and lamps.
Hospitality for Children
We will also improve the environment and experience of children in the spaces they use the most.
Nursery Make it a dedicated space for children rather than the adapted stage it is now. Fresh air circulation (no access to fresh air now). Air conditioning for comfort and to eliminate moisture problems. New furnishings. New LED lighting. Conceal circuit boxes and other electrical equipment. Abatement of any lead and asbestos.
Godly Play Classrooms New windows to improve ventilation and insulation, and to let the kids see outside. Abatement of any lead and asbestos. 2 new single-user restrooms. New gutters will help prevent flooding of the classrooms, which can damage the children's materials.
Children's Chapel Air conditioning! (the Chapel gets extremely hot during the summer)