Mon, Tues & Thurs: 11 am-6 pm Wed: 11 am-7 pm Fri & Sat: 10 am-5 pmThe Allerton Branch of the New York Public Library, which opened in January 1960, was designed by the architectural firm of Hertz and Salerni in conjunction with the New York City Department of Public Works. Fully accessible to persons using wheelchairs, the two-floor brick limestone building houses a medium-sized library of 10,000 square feet. The adult, reference and young adult areas are on the first floor while the children's collection and a separate story-hour room are on the second. There is a 74-seat auditorium in the ...
Mon, Wed, Fri & Sat: 10 am-5 pm Tues & Thurs: 12 pm-7 pmThe library has two public floors, with a children's room and a young adult section, large circulating collections of talking book and braille materials that mirror collections in traditional neighborhood public libraries, specialized audio playback equipment for listening to recorded books and magazines, and adaptive technology. Fiction and nonfiction selections range from classics to bestsellers in many subject areas. There is also a meeting room for concerts, lectures and other special events. Public programs are barrier-free and are open to the public, free of charge.
This is one of several spaces available to rent at the Atlantic Theater Company in Chelsea.
Mon & Tues: 10 am-6 pm Wed & Thurs: 10 am-8 pm Fri & Sat: 10 am-5 pmThe Belmont Branch of the New York Public Library, located in the heart of the 'Little Italy of The Bronx' has been serving its public since 1981. Also known as The Enrico Fermi Cultural Center, the three-floor branch was built as a result of the local community's strong desire and tireless efforts to create a facility dedicated to Italian American heritage. In addition to offering a full range of services for adults, young adults and children, the branch also offers special programming, exhibits, and extensive ...
Mon - Sun: 9 am-9 pmThe Fordham Library Center of the New York Public Library opened to the public in 1923 and the Bronx Reference Center was added to the branch in 1931. The original building was renovated, and the new and expanded Fordham reopened in 1956. The Fordham Library Center closed its doors in November 2005 to pave the way for the bigger and more beautiful Bronx Library Center, which opened January 17, 2006.For more information on the branch, click here.
Mon & Wed: 11 am-7 pm Tues, Thurs: 12 pm-6 pm Fri: 12 pm-5 pm Sat: 10 am-5 pmThe Castle Hill Branch of the New York Public Library, a modern spacious brick building located on Castle Hill Avenue near the corner of Bruckner Boulevard, was opened in July 1981. Fully accessible to persons who use wheelchairs, the one story facility houses an adult, young adult and children's collection. A multi-use meeting room is available for community group meetings as well as library programs.For more information on the branch, click here.
The Center for Architecture Foundation (CFAF) is a nonprofit organization dedicated to promoting public awareness, understanding and appreciation of architecture, design and the built environment through hands-on education programs.
The center is located next to the Harlem Meer. In addition to hosting programs of the Central Park Conservancy, the center also hosts programs and performances of other cultural groups.
Mon & Thurs: 11 am-7 pm Tues & Wed: 1 pm-6 pm Fri: 12 pm-5 pm Sat: 10 am-5 pmThe City Island Branch of the New York Public Library is located in the center of a mile-long island off the coast of the Bronx in the Long Island Sound. It has served City Island since 1911, opening at its current location in 1970. The branch has separate reference and children's sections, and a backyard reading garden for summertime children's story hours. A new community room can accommodate 45 people for programs and meetings. The branch is fully accessible to persons who use wheelchairs. ...
Mon & Wed: 10 am-8 pm Tues & Thurs: 10 am-6 pm Fri & Sat: 10 am-5 pmThe Clason's Point Branch of the New York Public Library, a modern spacious brick building, was opened in May 1974. Fully accessible to persons who use wheelchairs, the one story facility houses an adult, young adult and children's collection. A meeting room at the rear of the library is available for community group meetings as well as library programs.For more information on the branch, click here.