THE HIGH BRIDGE BRANCH IS CLOSED FOR RENOVATION UNTIL FURTHER NOTICEIn 1975, the original Highbridge branch was demolished and rebuilt, and the library reopened to the public on October 25, 1976. Fully accessible to persons who use wheelchairs, the branch houses adult, young adult and children's collections. A meeting room near the front of the library is available for community group meetings as well as library programs.For more information on the branch, click here.
The High Line is a public park built on an historic railroad viaduct elevated above the streets on the West Side of Manhattan.
Housing Works Bookstore Cafe has established itself as a New York downtown institution and tourist destination, hosting many special literary events.
Industry City’s proud tradition of manufacturing lives on in spaces specifically designed for both large and small industrial uses. Industrial spaces feature the property’s trademark oversize windows and high ceilings, along with heavy floor loads and plentiful access to freight elevators and loading bays.
Founded by Dr. Billy Taylor, Jazz Mobile has been active for 45 years, producing free concerts that preserve and propagate jazz, an American art form.
Mon & Wed: 9 am-8 pm Tues & Thurs: 10 am-6 pm Fri & Sat: 10 am-5 pmThis branch of the New York Public Library houses a special collection on New York and Greenwich Village history as well as a large general reference collection and an outstanding collection of picture books, fiction, and reference materials for children.The library has served the Greenwich Village community since opening in 1967. The Victorian Gothic building, a New York City landmark, was designed as a courthouse by architects Frederick Clark Withers and Calvert Vaux and was voted one of the ten most beautiful buildings in America ...
Mon: 12 pm - 8 pm Tues - Thurs: 11 am-6 pm Fri: 1 pm-5 pm Sat: 10 am-5 pmThe Hunt's Point Branch of the New York Public Library, designed by CarrÃ¨re and Hastings and built in the architectural style of 14th-century Florence, features spacious windows and large arches of warm red brick. It was completed in 1929 as the last of the 39 branches built with the gift from Andrew Carnegie. Located on the first floor are the adult collection, an extensive reference collection and a separate area for teenagers. The second floor houses the Children's Room as well as ...
Mon & Tues: 11 am-7 pm Wed & Thurs: 10 am-6 pm Fri & Sat: 10 am-5 pmSet against the backdrop of a vibrant multi-ethnic community in the Northwest Bronx, the Kingsbridge Branch of the New York Public Library has been an integral part of its neighborhood since 1905.For more information on the branch, click here.
The Kite Collective is a team of artisan kite-makers that uses the realm of public arts as its main stage. The group makes kites to reconnect with the environment, community and the self in a way that is playful and transient and to provide nourishment for the mind and spirit.
Klughaus is a contemporary art agency in New York City representing a diverse roster of talented artists with roots in graffiti and street culture. Our artists range from some of the world’s top graffiti artists who are emerging in the world of fine art, to established painters and photographers focusing on contemporary subject matter. Klughaus curates quarterly exhibits for its artists in various event spaces throughout the downtown area. A select sampling of past and present Klughaus artists.