The Joe and Joan Martin Childrens Learning Center
ABC of the Carolinas Excellence in Construction, Merit Award
LEED Silver Certified
This 160,000-square-foot landmark learning center hosts the Spangler Children‘s Library; the Teen Loft, a library for the teens of Mecklenburg County; Time Warner Tech Central; the Story Lab, a collection of interactive multimedia workstations exploring the arts of narrative; Studio I, an audio/video recording and animation studio; the Hugh McColl Family Theater (seating capacity 570); and the Wachovia Playhouse (seating capacity 250), as well as administrative offices for the Children’s Theatre of Charlotte and library staff. ImaginOn is notable as the first LEED-certified public facility in Mecklenburg County. ImaginOn is certified as a ‘green’ building at the silver level by the U.S. Green Building Council.