NYC Library Recommends Books for 2024 Goals

The New York Public Library has curated a list of books to inspire and assist individuals in achieving their various personal goals for 2024.

Feb 27, 2024 at 10:21 AM Community

Brooklyn's Parks Blossom with Lenten Roses, Signaling Spring's Arrival

Hellebores, also known as Lenten roses, are blooming in Brooklyn's parks, signaling the arrival of spring and encouraging residents to enjoy the warmer weather.

Feb 26, 2024 at 1:46 PM Recreation

Successful Pickleball Tournament Raises Funds for Brooklyn YMCA

The Dodge YMCA in Brooklyn hosted a successful Pickleball Tournament to raise funds for YMCA programs, with thirty participants engaging in multiple rounds over a 5-hour period in a round-robin tournament style.

Feb 26, 2024 at 1:18 PM YMCA

Brooklyn Public Library event explores AI's impact on creativity.

The Brooklyn Public Library in New York City will host an event discussing whether artificial intelligence can replicate human creativity and relate to human experiences, exploring the implications of generative AI technologies.

Feb 26, 2024 at 1:17 PM Library

Brooklyn Public Library Offers Free Resume Help in NYC

The Brooklyn Public Library in New York City is providing free resume assistance to help individuals enhance their job prospects in 2024.

Feb 26, 2024 at 12:24 PM Library

Brooklyn Public Library hosts intergenerational debate series in New York.

The Brooklyn Public Library in New York is hosting a debate series called "Bridging the Gap" to bring together teens and older adults to improve their argumentative and public speaking skills while fostering intergenerational connections.

Feb 26, 2024 at 12:14 PM Library

Brooklyn Vienna Ties Indoor Triple Jump Record in Shortsville

Brooklyn Vienna of Red Jacket Schools in Shortsville, NY tied the indoor triple jump school record with a jump of 33 feet 2.75 inches, earning praise from the school community.

Feb 26, 2024 at 12:03 PM Schools

"Brooklyn Public Library Hosts Comedian Camille Harris Performance"

The Brooklyn Public Library in New York City will host a performance by comedian and jazz singer Camille Harris on February 29 at 3:30pm, in a musical event called "Stomp, Clap & Sing" as part of a partnership with Red Hook Coffee Shop, sponsored by Amazon.

Feb 26, 2024 at 10:48 AM Library

Brooklyn College Senior Advocates for More Black Women Therapists

Cherise Chancellor, a senior psychology major at Brooklyn College, is advocating for more Black women in the mental health field to address stigmas and barriers in the Black and Caribbean communities.

Feb 26, 2024 at 10:02 AM University

Brooklyn College student advocates for more Black women therapists.

Cherise Chancellor, a senior psychology major at Brooklyn College, advocates for more Black women in the mental health field by addressing stigmas in Black and Caribbean communities and using her creative talents to make impactful contributions.

Feb 26, 2024 at 10:02 AM College

Brooklyn College Student Advocates for More Black Women Therapists

Cherise Chancellor, a senior psychology major at Brooklyn College, is advocating for more Black women in the mental health field and using her creative talents to make impactful contributions.

Feb 26, 2024 at 10:02 AM University

New York Library Offers Free Accessible Reading Materials for All

The Andrew Heiskell Braille and Talking Book Library in New York offers free accessible reading materials, including audiobooks, for individuals who are blind, visually impaired, or physically unable to read standard print.

Feb 26, 2024 at 10:00 AM Library

"Border Crossings" exhibition at New York Public Library closes soon.

The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts is hosting an exhibition called "Border Crossings" that explores the influence of artists of color, immigrants, and Indigenous communities on modern dance, as well as how inequality has shaped performance art in the 20th century.

Feb 26, 2024 at 9:00 AM Library

NY Public Library Celebrates Library Shelfie Day

Library Shelfie Day is celebrated by taking selfies in front of bookshelves, with the New York Public Library encouraging participation through social media using the hashtag #LibraryShelfie.

Feb 25, 2024 at 6:21 PM Community

Fashion influencer Lyn Slater speaking at New York Public Library.

Fashion and culture influencer Lyn Slater will be discussing her positive outlook on aging at an upcoming event at the New York Public Library, joined by author Chloé Cooper Jones.

Feb 25, 2024 at 3:00 PM Library

Influential Black Feminist bell hooks leaves lasting intellectual legacy.

Bell hooks, a significant Black Feminist, made lasting contributions as a thinker, theorist, and cultural critic over nearly five decades.

Feb 25, 2024 at 1:00 PM Library

Remembering Bell Hooks: Renowned Black Feminist's Lasting Legacy

The text discusses the significant influence of renowned Black Feminist bell hooks as a thinker, theorist, and cultural critic over almost 50 years.

Feb 25, 2024 at 1:00 PM Community

NYPL celebrates multigenerational Black families in children's books.

The New York Public Library is showcasing stories about multigenerational Black families for young readers and encouraging exploration of these narratives with the youngest readers.

Feb 25, 2024 at 10:00 AM Community

NYPL Showcases Multigenerational Black Family Stories for Young Readers

The New York Public Library in New York City is highlighting stories about multigenerational Black families for young readers to engage the youngest audience with these narratives.

Feb 25, 2024 at 10:00 AM Library

"Brooklyn Public Library Hosts Comedian Jazz Singer Event"

The Brooklyn Public Library in New York City is hosting a special event featuring comedian and jazz singer Camille Harris on February 29 at 3:30pm, in partnership with Red Hook Coffee Shop and sponsored by Amazon, promising an interactive and engaging experience for attendees.

Feb 24, 2024 at 6:55 PM Library

NYPL Offers Charming Winnie-the-Pooh Keychains in NYC

The New York Public Library in New York is selling a charming Winnie-the-Pooh keychain at their shop.

Feb 24, 2024 at 4:21 PM Library

New York Public Library Shop Introduces Vibrant Mini Crossbody

The New York Public Library Shop has released a new grass green mini crossbody bag to add a vibrant touch to winter outfits.

Feb 24, 2024 at 4:00 PM Library

NYPL Shop Releases Vibrant Green Mini Crossbody Bag in NYC

The New York Public Library Shop in New York City has introduced a new grass-green mini crossbody bag to liven up winter outfits.

Feb 24, 2024 at 4:00 PM Community

"NYPL Curates 15 Football Romance Novels for Readers"

The New York Public Library has compiled a list of 15 football romance novels for readers to enjoy, titled "Romance Kicks Off: 15 Football Romances to Huddle Up With."

Feb 24, 2024 at 1:00 PM Library

"Romance Kicks Off: 15 Football Romances" - New York

The New York Public Library in New York shared a list of 15 football romance books for readers to enjoy titled "Romance Kicks Off: 15 Football Romances to Huddle Up With."

Feb 24, 2024 at 1:00 PM Community

"NY Public Library showcases forgotten history of World's Fair"

The New York Public Library is showcasing the forgotten history of the 1939-1940 New York World’s Fair by displaying items left behind by visitors.

Feb 24, 2024 at 10:00 AM Community

NYPL offers unique opportunity to explore New York World's Fair

The New York Public Library is providing an opportunity to delve into the overlooked history of the 1939 and 1940 New York World’s Fair through the examination of artifacts left behind by visitors.

Feb 24, 2024 at 10:00 AM Library

NYC Marks #AlligatorsInTheSewersDay Amidst Urban Legend

The New York City Department of Parks & Recreation acknowledges #AlligatorsInTheSewersDay and invites the public to explore the urban legend of alligators in the sewers through expert insights or by visiting Alexander Klingspor's exhibit in Union Square.

Feb 24, 2024 at 12:21 AM Recreation

"Moody Harney Speaks on Oysters in NYC Culture" - Brooklyn

Moody Harney, founder of The Real MotherShuckers and Netflix's High on the Hog, will discuss the influence of oysters on NYC culture and the Black community's role in the oyster industry at the Brooklyn Heights Library on February 24.

Feb 23, 2024 at 6:35 PM Library

Community Baby Shower for Brooklyn Residents on March 15

Brooklyn College is hosting a community baby shower for pregnant moms-to-be in their second and third trimester, featuring games, raffle items, and refreshments on March 15 at 11 a.m. at 2351 Bedford Avenue.

Feb 23, 2024 at 5:06 PM University

Brooklyn Community Baby Shower on March 15th at 11am

The Caribbean Women's Health Association is collaborating with various organizations to host a community baby shower for Brooklyn residents in their second and third trimester, featuring games, raffle items, and refreshments on March 15th at 11 a.m. at 2351 Bedford Avenue.

Feb 23, 2024 at 5:06 PM College

Lunar New Year Celebration at Brooklyn Public Library in NYC

The Nai-Ni Chen Dance Company will be performing a Lunar New Year Celebration at the Brooklyn Public Library featuring traditional dances to welcome the Year of the Dragon.

Feb 23, 2024 at 4:46 PM Library

Mayor Adams breaks ground on Brooklyn's Mary Cali Dalton Center.

Mayor Adams of New York City breaks ground on the Mary Cali Dalton Recreation Center in Brooklyn, the first of its kind in the borough in 14 years, honoring the legacy of former Chief of Recreation Mary Cali Dalton.

Feb 23, 2024 at 4:05 PM Recreation

Ruha Benjamin to Discuss 'Imagination: A Manifesto' in NYC.

Ruha Benjamin will discuss her new book 'Imagination: A Manifesto' in a #LIVEfromNYPL event, focusing on visionary examples and tactics to encourage thinking beyond current limitations and envision a better world, available for registration to attend in person or online.

Feb 23, 2024 at 4:00 PM Library

Harlem Chamber Players to Perform Free Concert at Central Library

The Harlem Chamber Players, a group of professional musicians, are offering a free classical music performance on February 24 at Central Library to bring high-quality music to the Harlem community and beyond.

Feb 23, 2024 at 3:08 PM Library

Brooklyn Public Library celebrates Black History Month with curated list.

The Brooklyn Public Library in New York is promoting Black History Month by sharing a curated list of books on Black history and culture, compiled by the library's librarians.

Feb 23, 2024 at 2:08 PM Library

Schomburg Center Digitizes 17 Daguerreotype Portraits from 1840s-1850s

The Schomburg Center at The New York Public Library has digitized a collection of 17 daguerreotype portraits from the 1840s to 1850s primarily featuring Black subjects, offering a valuable resource for studying early photography of African Americans.

Feb 23, 2024 at 2:00 PM Library

Schomburg Center digitizes 17 daguerreotype portraits from 1840s-1850s.

The Schomburg Center at the New York Public Library has digitized its oldest photos, including 17 daguerreotype portraits from the 1840s to 1850s featuring mostly Black subjects.

Feb 23, 2024 at 2:00 PM Community

Brooklyn Heights Library Hosts Book Chat Event on February 24

The Brooklyn Public Library in New York is hosting a Book Chat event on February 24 at the Brooklyn Heights Library, where attendees are invited to bring a book they enjoyed to recommend to others in order to help people discover their next great read.

Feb 23, 2024 at 1:33 PM Library

"Rhapsody in Red, White & Blue" celebrates Gershwin in NYC.

Adjunct professor Jeffrey Biegel and composer Peter Boyer collaborated on the project "Rhapsody in Red, White & Blue" to celebrate the centennial of George Gershwin's "Rhapsody in Blue."

Feb 23, 2024 at 11:59 AM College

"Brooklyn College duo honors Gershwin with new composition"

Adjunct professor Jeffrey Biegel and composer Peter Boyer collaborated on a special piece called "Rhapsody in Red, White & Blue" to honor the centennial of George Gershwin's "Rhapsody in Blue" after working on it for five years.

Feb 23, 2024 at 11:59 AM University

NYPL releases Lunar New Year reading list for all ages

The New York Public Library, in collaboration with the Asian Pacific American Librarians Association and the Chinese American Librarians Association, has curated a list of recommended books and resources to honor and celebrate the Lunar New Year, focusing on the heritage of Asian American, Native Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander communities across all age groups.

Feb 23, 2024 at 11:00 AM Community

NYPL releases Lunar New Year book list in NYC.

The New York Public Library, in collaboration with the Asian Pacific American Librarians Association and the Chinese American Librarians Association, has curated a list of recommended books and resources to honor the Lunar New Year, focusing on Asian American, Native Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander heritage for all age groups.

Feb 23, 2024 at 11:00 AM Library

Brooklyn Scouts Visit FDNY, Learn About Firefighting and Safety

Firefighters from Ladder 122 in Park Slope, New York, hosted Brooklyn Scouts to educate them about fire trucks, gear, and safety protocols in an effort to inspire and encourage the next generation of first responders.

Feb 23, 2024 at 10:55 AM Fire

NYPL hosts #GetLitWithAllOfIt book club event in NYC

The New York Public Library in New York, NY is hosting a #GetLitWithAllOfIt book club event on February 28 featuring author Tananarive Due, WNYC's Alison Stewart, and a musical performance by Jake Blount, with registration available online or in person.

Feb 23, 2024 at 10:00 AM Community

NYPL to Host Book Club Event with Tananarive Due

The New York Public Library is hosting a book club event on February 28 with author Tananarive Due, WNYC's Alison Stewart, and musician Jake Blount, called #GetLitWithAllOfIt, where attendees can participate online or in person by registering at https://on.nypl.org/thereformatory.

Feb 23, 2024 at 10:00 AM Library

Dodge YMCA in NYC encourages wearing black on February 23

The Dodge YMCA in New York City is promoting the wearing of black on February 23 to honor the struggle for justice and equality and to show unity with those fighting against injustice and prejudice, with the goal of creating a more inclusive environment for all.

Feb 23, 2024 at 8:46 AM YMCA

"Dodge YMCA in Brooklyn Urges Wearing Black on Feb 23"

The Dodge YMCA in Brooklyn is promoting the wearing of black on February 23 to honor the struggle for justice, unity, and equity as a symbol of solidarity and commitment to combating injustice and prejudice.

Feb 23, 2024 at 8:46 AM YMCA

Harlem Chamber Players Perform Free Concert at Central Library

The Harlem Chamber Players offer affordable and accessible classical music performances to the Harlem community and beyond, with a free upcoming concert at Central Library on February 24.

Feb 22, 2024 at 4:01 PM Library

Brooklyn Public Library introduces new merchandise for sale online.

The Brooklyn Public Library in New York City is selling new merchandise through The Shop at BPL to allow residents to support the library and show their love for the borough.

Feb 22, 2024 at 3:05 PM Library

Brooklyn Library Workshop: Learn Sewing Basics on February 24

The Brooklyn Public Library in New York is hosting a workshop on February 24 at the Greenpoint Library to teach sewing machine basics, led by a fiber artist.

Feb 22, 2024 at 2:55 PM Library

Brooklyn College Introduces "Hand Raise" Feature for Student Support

Brooklyn College in New York City has introduced a new feature called "Hand Raise" through Navigate to provide students with support in various areas such as academic advisement, technology issues, financial concerns, emergency grants, health services, and more.

Feb 22, 2024 at 2:35 PM University

NYPL Hosts Frankenstein Short Story Contest for Teens, NYC

The New York Public Library is hosting a Frankenstein Short Story Contest for teenagers inspired by Mary Shelley's novel, encouraging participants to create stories based on their own dreams or nightmares to win a prize of up to $250.

Feb 22, 2024 at 2:00 PM Community

NYPL showcases Black diaspora achievements in New York exhibit

The New York Public Library is hosting an exhibit called #NYPLTreasures for Black History Month, showcasing items that highlight the achievements of the Black diaspora in artistic, literary, musical, and political realms.

Feb 22, 2024 at 12:00 PM Community

Free Tax Help Available at Brooklyn Public Library in NYC

The Brooklyn Public Library in New York City is providing free tax assistance to individuals in preparation for the upcoming tax season, allowing them to schedule appointments for help and get their tax-related queries addressed.

Feb 22, 2024 at 11:20 AM Library

Jumaane Williams Named to "2023 Power of Diversity: Black 100"

Jumaane Williams, a Brooklyn College alumnus and the current New York City Public Advocate, has been named to City and State NY’s “2023 Power of Diversity: Black 100” list for his leadership and contributions to diversity.

Feb 22, 2024 at 10:52 AM University

Brooklyn College President advocates for funding in Albany conference.

President Michelle J. Anderson of Brooklyn College attended a legislative conference in Albany, expressing her commitment to securing funding for the college to support its diverse campus community and educational opportunities.

Feb 22, 2024 at 10:05 AM College

Brooklyn College President advocates for campus funding in Albany.

President Michelle J. Anderson of Brooklyn College attended a legislative conference in Albany, expressing her commitment to securing funding for the college's diverse campus community and educational programs.

Feb 22, 2024 at 10:05 AM University

NYPL creates Pisces reading list for New York City.

The New York Public Library curated a reading list specifically for Pisces zodiac sign individuals to help them escape reality through books due to their emotional and sensitive nature.

Feb 22, 2024 at 10:00 AM Community

Free tax help offered at New York Public Library locations.

The New York Public Library is offering free tax preparation and filing assistance at select locations in New York City to help individuals with their taxes.

Feb 22, 2024 at 9:00 AM Community

FDNY highlights historic Brooklyn fire in #ThrowbackThursday.

On April 28, 1959, FDNY firefighters battled a four-alarm fire in Brooklyn, which is now being highlighted as a #ThrowbackThursday by the department, with further historical insights available on the ThrowbackPodcast.

Feb 22, 2024 at 8:00 AM Fire

"Real MotherShuckers Founder to Speak at Brooklyn Heights Library"

Moody Harney, founder of The Real MotherShuckers, will be speaking at the Brooklyn Heights Library about the influence of oysters on NYC culture and the role of the Black community in the industry.

Feb 21, 2024 at 6:48 PM Library

Dawoud Bey discusses "unseen Black presence" in US landscapes.

Photographer Dawoud Bey will discuss his exploration of the "unseen Black presence" in US landscapes during a livestream event with New York Times writer Siddhartha Mitter, viewable on the New York Public Library's website at 7 PM.

Feb 21, 2024 at 6:00 PM Library

Dawoud Bey discusses unseen Black presence in US landscapes.

Photographer Dawoud Bey will discuss his exploration of the "unseen Black presence" in the US landscapes in a livestream event at the New York Public Library moderated by Siddhartha Mitter.

Feb 21, 2024 at 6:00 PM Community

Dawoud Bey Livestream Event Discusses Black Presence in Landscapes.

Photographer Dawoud Bey will discuss his exploration of "the unseen Black presence" in American landscapes during a livestream event with New York Times writer Siddhartha Mitter.

Feb 21, 2024 at 6:00 PM Community

NYPL's Banned Book Club selects 'The Downstairs Girl'

The New York Public Library announces that their next Banned Book Club pick is 'The Downstairs Girl' by Stacey Lee, available for readers 13 and older in the U.S. to borrow for free on the SimplyE app with no wait times or library card needed.

Feb 21, 2024 at 4:30 PM Library

NYPL's Banned Book Club selects 'The Downstairs Girl'

The New York Public Library is offering the book 'The Downstairs Girl' by Stacey Lee for readers aged 13 and over to borrow for free through their e-reader app SimplyE, with no wait times or library card required, as part of their collaboration with the American Library Association and Unite Against Book Bans to provide access to frequently challenged and banned books.

Feb 21, 2024 at 4:30 PM Community

Brooklyn Heights: Book Chat Event on February 24!

The Brooklyn Public Library in Brooklyn Heights is hosting a Book Chat event on February 24 at 10:30am where attendees are invited to bring a book they recommend to others in order to help participants find their next great read.

Feb 21, 2024 at 4:28 PM Library

BWI's Housing Career Pathways program featured on Univision.

Brooklyn Workforce Innovations' successful Housing Career Pathways training program, in partnership with Housing Opportunities Unlimited (HOU), was featured on Univision, highlighting the program's effectiveness and impact.

Feb 21, 2024 at 3:12 PM Business

Free kid-friendly programs at Brooklyn Public Library in NYC.

The Brooklyn Public Library in New York City provides free kid-friendly programs and events like movies, crafts, board games, and storytimes for families to enjoy.

Feb 21, 2024 at 2:50 PM Library

Night in the Library 2024: Out of Darkness in Brooklyn.

The Brooklyn Public Library in New York City is hosting a free event titled Night in the Library 2024: Out of Darkness on March 16 from 7 pm to 2 am, featuring discussions and performances to help attendees prepare for the future.

Feb 21, 2024 at 2:22 PM Library

NYC Libraries Offer Resources for Grieving Children and Families

New York libraries are providing resources for children, teens, and caregivers to support discussions about loss and offer grief support through books and materials.

Feb 21, 2024 at 2:00 PM Community

NYPL, Brooklyn, Queens Libraries Offer Resources for Grieving Families

The New York Public Library, Brooklyn Public Library, and Queens Public Library are offering resources and books to support children, teens, and caregivers in discussing and coping with grief.

Feb 21, 2024 at 2:00 PM Library

NYC Parks Offers Final Lifeguard Tests in Brooklyn Soon

The New York City Department of Parks & Recreation in Brooklyn is conducting final lifeguard qualifying tests with increased pay and retention bonuses, and interested individuals can register for the tests online.

Feb 21, 2024 at 1:27 PM Recreation

Brooklyn Public Library Celebrates Black History Month with Events

The Brooklyn Public Library in New York is hosting a variety of events and activities throughout February to celebrate Black History Month, including storytimes, movies, and musical celebrations highlighting Black authors, artists, films, and stories.

Feb 21, 2024 at 12:26 PM Library

Brooklyn Kids Week: Winter Break Programs by Urban Park Rangers

The Urban Park Rangers in Brooklyn, New York, are hosting Kids Week programs during winter break, offering children the opportunity to engage in various activities and explore the natural world.

Feb 21, 2024 at 11:58 AM Recreation

Brooklyn College offers $20/hour summer internships with MTA. Apply!

Brooklyn College in New York City is offering a summer internship program in partnership with CUNY and MTA, paying students $20 per hour.

Feb 21, 2024 at 11:05 AM College

Brooklyn College launches $20/hour internship program with MTA.

Brooklyn College in New York City is launching a new internship program in partnership with CUNY and MTA, offering students the chance to earn $20 per hour this summer by applying at cuny.edu/mta.

Feb 21, 2024 at 11:05 AM College

Brooklyn College offers $20/hr internship with CUNY, MTA.

Brooklyn College in New York City is offering a summer internship program in partnership with CUNY and MTA, providing students the opportunity to earn $20 per hour.

Feb 21, 2024 at 11:05 AM University

NYPL Celebrates Black History Month with Events in NYC

The New York Public Library is hosting various events in celebration of Black History Month, including book discussions, author events, concerts, and movie screenings, with more information available on the library's website.

Feb 21, 2024 at 10:00 AM Library

NYPL Celebrates Black History Month in New York City

The New York Public Library in New York City is organizing events for Black History Month, such as book discussions, author events, concerts, and movie screenings, to engage the community in honoring and learning about Black history.

Feb 21, 2024 at 10:00 AM Community

Free pop-up tech workshops for kids in New York City.

The New York City Department of Parks & Recreation is offering free pop-up tech workshops for kids at recreation centers during the winter, providing activities like animating characters, making beats, and building Lego robots in media labs.

Feb 20, 2024 at 1:56 PM Recreation

Free Writers Workshop at Red Hook Library in Brooklyn.

The Brooklyn Public Library in New York is offering a free writers workshop at the Red Hook Library to help writers enhance their skills with a focus on plot, characters, and pacing, supported by Amazon.com.

Feb 20, 2024 at 1:52 PM Library

NYPL celebrates Black History Month with teen poetry picks.

The New York Public Library is celebrating Black History Month by sharing poetry recommendations from their Teen Reading Ambassadors.

Feb 20, 2024 at 12:00 PM Library

Melissa to Lead Mat Pilates Class at Dodge YMCA

Melissa will be leading a Mat Pilates class at Dodge YMCA in New York, NY at 12pm, which was live-streamed on Facebook.

Feb 20, 2024 at 11:59 AM YMCA

Brooklyn College Students Unveil New Mural at Performing Arts Center

A team of student-artists at Brooklyn College created a new mural for the Leonard & Claire Tow Center for the Performing Arts as part of a course, showcasing their hard work and dedication.

Feb 20, 2024 at 11:50 AM University

Brooklyn College students unveil stunning new mural on campus.

Thirteen undergraduate students from Brooklyn College created a new mural at the Leonard & Claire Tow Center for the Performing Arts as part of a course, receiving praise for their hard work and creativity.

Feb 20, 2024 at 11:50 AM College

Brooklyn Public Library hosts sewing machine workshop on February 24.

The Brooklyn Public Library in New York is offering a sewing machine workshop on February 24th at the Greenpoint Library, where participants can learn the basics of sewing machine operation with a fiber artist.

Feb 20, 2024 at 10:51 AM Library

Celebrate Year of the Dragon with dessert cookbooks in NYC.

The New York Public Library in New York, NY recommends using dessert cookbooks to celebrate the Year of the Dragon.

Feb 20, 2024 at 10:00 AM Library

NYPL recommends dessert cookbooks for Lunar New Year celebration.

The New York Public Library suggests dessert cookbooks to mark the Lunar New Year, focusing on the Year of the Dragon.

Feb 20, 2024 at 10:00 AM Community

Authors Reynolds & Kiely to discuss banned book in NYC.

Authors Jason Reynolds and Brendan Kiely will discuss their frequently banned book 'All American Boys' and the importance of the right to read freely in an online talk led by NYPL's Teen Reading Ambassadors on February 21.

Feb 20, 2024 at 9:00 AM Library

Authors Reynolds and Kiely discuss 'All American Boys' in NYC.

Authors Jason Reynolds and Brendan Kiely will be hosting an online talk on February 21 to discuss their book 'All American Boys' and the importance of the right to read freely, led by NYPL's Teen Reading Ambassadors, with registration open to teenagers nationwide.

Feb 20, 2024 at 9:00 AM Community

Students Organize "Buy-Black" Market at Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools

Students at Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools organized a pop-up "Buy-Black" student market to showcase student-run businesses during lunch, paying tribute to the history of "Black Wall Streets" like the now-demolished Brooklyn neighborhood in Uptown.

Feb 20, 2024 at 8:43 AM School

Brooklyn Public Library Closed for Presidents Day in NYC

All Brooklyn Public Library locations in New York, NY will be closed on February 19 for Presidents Day.

Feb 19, 2024 at 10:27 PM Library

Brooklyn College Hosts Event on Comics and Classical Literature

Brooklyn College in New York City will host a lecture by George O'Connor on the connection between comics and classical literature, specifically focusing on the Olympians Graphic Novels.

Feb 19, 2024 at 8:05 PM University

Brooklyn College Hosts "Myth Made New" Event with Author

Brooklyn College in New York City will host an event featuring George O'Connor, a bestselling author and illustrator, discussing the connection between comics and classical mythology on February 20th.

Feb 19, 2024 at 8:05 PM College

NYPL shares 20 book-to-screen adaptations to watch for

The New York Public Library in New York shared a Facebook post about new and upcoming book-to-screen adaptations, featuring a diverse range of genres for viewers and readers to enjoy.

Feb 19, 2024 at 3:00 PM Community

NYPL announces new book-to-screen adaptations in New York City.

The New York Public Library in New York City has announced a variety of new and upcoming book-to-screen adaptations, ranging from science fiction thrillers to Regency romances, offering viewers a diverse selection of content to enjoy.

Feb 19, 2024 at 3:00 PM Library

"Brooklyn Public Library Hosts Book Chat Event" - New York

The Brooklyn Public Library in New York is hosting a Book Chat event where attendees can recommend and discover new books on February 24 at 10:30am.

Feb 19, 2024 at 1:26 PM Library

Brooklyn Public Library Offers Free Resume Help in NYC

The Brooklyn Public Library in New York City is providing free resume assistance to help individuals land their desired job in 2024 by scheduling an appointment at their local library.

Feb 19, 2024 at 12:30 PM Library