Brooklyn Heights Library

Mon 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Tue 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wed 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thu 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Fri 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Sat 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sun closed
Brooklyn Heights Library
280 Cadman Plaza West at Tillary St.
Brooklyn, NY 11201
718.623.7100
Directions: Google | HopStop

Library Information


Brooklyn Public Library is committed to providing a high level of service to the Brooklyn Heights neighborhood. For more information about our plans for the Brooklyn Heights Library, please see: Building a Better Brooklyn Heights Library

In 1857, the Mercantile Library Association of the City of Brooklyn established a library in this neighborhood, succeeded by the Brooklyn Public Library. In 1991 the Cadman Plaza West building underwent extensive renovations, which added a new auditorium and other space.
 

Save the Date!   Special Events for Children

Thursday, June 4, 2015 -- 2-4 p.m. -- Summer Reading Open House featuring Miss Nina &The Jumping Jacks.

Friday, June 12, 2015 -- 3:30 p.m. -- Suzi Shelton

 

The Friends of Brooklyn Heights Book Sale takes place each Friday from 12:00 to 2:00 pm. Please bring gently used books and other materials for sale at our branch.  May 29 will be the last sale for the season.  Donations will not be accepted June-October, but will resume along with the sale in October 2015.

Tuesdays:

Babies and Books (0-18 months) at 1:00 a.m. & 1:30 p.m.

Story Play (ages 3-6) at 4:00 p.m

Wednesdays:

Toddler Time (18-36 months) 10:45 a.m. & 11:15 a.m.

Chess Club (age 5+) at 3:30 p.m.

Thursdays:

Preschool Storytime (ages 3-5) at 1:30 p.m.

Science Club and Kids Create (ages 3-5) at 4:00 p.m.  (Lego Club Starts January 15!)

Fridays:

Movies, Wii Dance Party, Teen DIY projects & SuperSmash Bros Tournaments 3:30 p.m.

Saturdays:

First Saturday of each month:  Family Story and Play at 10:45 a.m.

 

Events are subject to change due to holidays and occasional breaks in programming.  Be sure to check our events calendar here to check our daily schedules

 

 

Special Events for Kids:

Tuesday, January 8, 2015 at 4:00 p.m. -- Selina Alko’s Transportation Workshop

 

Save the Date!

Thursday, February 12, 2015 at 4:00 p.m. ­-- Mad Science Workshop

Friday, March 27 at 3:30 p.m. -- The Dad Beats

Friday, May 8, 2015 at 3:30 p.m. -- Bob Basey

Thursday, June 4 from 2-4 p.m. -- Summer Reading Open House

Friday, June 12, 2015 at 3:30 p.m. -- Suzi Shelton

 

Branch Contact Person: Uldis A. Skrodelis
Program & Events:
View all events at Brooklyn Heights Library
Meeting Rooms:

Yes, one auditorium , one smaller meeting space.
Contact library for reservations and policy.

Wheelchair Accessible:
Fully accessible
Friends Group:

Friends of Brooklyn Heights - Deborah Hallen, President

If you would like to join this group, please contact the branch staff or email friends@brooklynpubliclibrary.org

For more Friends information visit the Friends page.

You can like Brooklyn Heights Library Friends on Facebook too!