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Spuyten Duyvil Branch-New York Public Library

Mon - Thurs: 10 am-7 pm Fri: 12 pm-5 pm Sat: 10 am-5 pmThe Spuyten Duyvil Branch of the New York Public Library is located in the Riverdale section of the Bronx, one block west of the Henry Hudson Parkway. Designed by architect Giorgio Cavaglieri, the building opened to the public in August of 1971. A one-story structure, it is accessible to persons who use wheelchairs. The branch's name comes from the Dutch Spuit den Duyvil, loosely translated as the Devil's Spate. This was the name 17th-century Dutch settlers gave to a now extinct waterway separating the northern tip of Manhattan from ...

Tenri Cultural Institute

Tenri Cultural Institute is a nonprofit organization with a mission to promote the study of Japanese language and the appreciation of international art forms. The institute hosts a variety of traditional and contemporary cultural programs in its modern, spacious educational facility, performing arts and exhibition space.

The Drawing Center

The Drawing Center, located in SoHo's historic cast-iron district, exhibits contemporary and historic drawings.

Throg’s Neck Branch-New York Public Library

Mon & Tues: 12 pm-6 pm Wed & Thurs: 11 am-7 pm Fri: 12 pm-5 pm Sat: 10 am-5 pmThe Throg's Neck Branch of the New York Public Library, located at the intersection of East Tremont Avenue and the Cross Bronx Expressway Extension, was opened in September 1974. Fully accessible to persons who use wheelchairs, the one-floor facility houses an adult, young adult and children's collection. A large mural celebrating 'Sesame Street' adorns the north wall of the courtyard adjacent to the children's room. It was painted during the summer of 1977 by a local artist who was assisted by several neighborhood children. ...

Tremont Branch-New York Public Library

Mon: 12 pm-6 pm Tues & Thurs: 11 am-7 pm Wed: 11 am-6 pm Fri: 1 pm-5 pm Sat: 10 am-5 pmServing the South Central Bronx since 1905, the Tremont Branch was designed by Carrère and Hastings. The red brick building is one of the 65 libraries erected with funds given to New York City by Andrew Carnegie. The main floor of the library houses the reference, adult and young adult collections. The second floor is devoted to an expansive children's room and a large programming room.For more information on the branch, click here.

Turtle Bay Music School

Turtle Bay Music School was founded in 1925 to provide high-quality musical instruction and related musical experiences to motivated students of all ages and levels of ability. The school offers affordable private and group instruction for toddlers through adults, as well as public concerts and recitals by faculty and advanced students.

Van Cortlandt Branch-New York Public Library

Mon, Tues & Thurs: 10 am-6 pm Wed: 11 am-7 pm Fri: 12 pm-5 pm Sat: 10 am-5 pmThe Van Cortlandt Branch of the New York Public Library is a cozy one-room, one-floor branch near the Jerome Park Reservoir and historic Van Cortlandt Park. Both the park and the branch owe their names to an early 18th-century New York Mayor, Jacobus Van Cortlandt, whose family owned large tracts of land in the area. The branch opened in 1969, formerly operating out of a tiny apartment in the area, and is fully accessible to persons who use wheelchairs. It houses a small but ...

Van Nest Branch-New York Public Library

Mon - Wed: 10 am-6 pm Thurs: 11 am- 7 pm Fri: 1 pm-5 pm Sat: 10 am-5 pmThe Van Nest Branch of the New York Public Library, which opened in 1967, is an attractive building with a white facade. It is located in a busy commercial area on Barnes Avenue near Lydig Avenue. This one-story facility houses an adult, young adult and children's collection and is partially accessible to persons who use wheelchairs.For more information on the branch, click here.