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Frederick Rose Auditorium

The auditorium is within Cooper Union's new building - 41 Cooper Square - a technologically advanced academic facility on the east side of Third Avenue between 6th and 7th Streets. Designed by 2005 Pritzker Prize-winning architect Thom Mayne of Morphosis, the nine-story, full-block building replaced more than 40 percent of the academic space at the college with state-of-the-art classrooms, laboratories, studios and public spaces.

George Bruce Branch-New York Public Library

Mon & Wed: 12-7 pm Tues & Thurs: 10 am-6 pm Fri & Sat: 10 am-5 pmGeorge Bruce was an enterprising young Scotsman who sailed to the United States before he was 15. Eventually settling in New York, he became a well-known typefounder and inventor of printing machinery. In 1877, Bruce's daughter Catherine contributed $50,000 for a library building and books, in memory of her father. Completed in 1888, the original George Bruce Library was located on 42nd Street. When it was sold in 1915, the proceeds were used to build the present-day, handsome brick and sandstone Carrère and Hastings-designed building on ...

Great Hall, The Cooper Union

The Great Hall of The Cooper Union has stood for more than a century as a bastion of free speech and a witness to the flow of American History and ideas. When the hall opened in 1858, more than a year in advance of the completion of the institution, it quickly became a mecca for all interested in serious discussion and debate of the vital issues of the day.

Hamilton Fish Park Branch-New York Public Library

Mon & Wed: 10 am-6 pm Tues & Thurs: 10 am-8 pm Fri & Sat: 10 am-5 pmThe many large windows in the tan brick facade of the Hamilton Fish Park Branch make the interior a bright and cheerful space. The air-conditioned branch, built in 1961, is arranged on one floor, with adult, teenage, and reference book collections to the right of the entrance and a Children's Room to the left. An auditorium, that seats 75, is available for community use by application to the librarian. The branch and its neighborhood park are both named for Hamilton Fish (1808-93), the distinguished American ...

Hudson Guild

With art exhibits, theater productions and programs for seniors as well as Head Start day care, Kindergarten, afterschool, teen and mental health programs, the Hudson Guild enriches the community in and around the Chelsea area.

Hudson Park Branch-New York Public Library

Mon & Wed: 10 am-6 pm Tues & Thurs: 12 pm-8 pm Fri & Sat: 1 pm-5 pmTucked away in a quiet corner of the West Village, the Hudson Park Branch of the New York Public Library has served the community since 1906. The poet Marianne Moore worked in the library as an assistant from 1921 to 1925, meeting the literary needs of Village residents and opening the world of books to thousands of neighborhood children. Housed on the first floor are books for all age groups available for borrowing, as well as periodicals, books-on tape, and children's videos. An adjoining eight-sided ...