All Brooklyn Public Library locations will be closed on Monday, February 15, 2016 for President's Day.
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|
Brooklyn, NY 11201
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.
If you encounter any difficulties with picking up materials on hold, please contact us at 718-623-7100 during business hours to make alternate arrangements.
For additonal programs and services, please visit nearby branches:
Carroll Gardens Library at 396 Clinton Street at Union Street
Walt Whitman Library at 93 Saint Edwards Street between Myrtle and Park Avenues.
English Sword Dance Festival Performance
Saturday February 13 th @ 1:00 pm
Auditorium , Ground Floor for all ages.
The Festival will feature mystical, stately long sword and lively rapier sword dancing accompanied by live music.
The Friends of the Brooklyn Heights Branch Library
Tuesday February 16, 2016 at 2:00 pm
Afternoon Recital with MELA , songs of the civil rights movement and songs associated with our presidents in honor of President Day and Black History Month
Friends Book Sale every Friday from noon until 2:00 pm. .Please call the branch (718-623-7100) to verify the event.Donations are only accepted during the hours of the book sale.
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
Toddler Time (18-36 months) 10:45 a.m. & 11:15 a.m.
Chess Club (age 5+) at 3:30 p.m.
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!)
Movies, Wii Dance Party, Teen DIY projects & SuperSmash Bros Tournaments 3:30 p.m.
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:
Yes, one auditorium , one smaller meeting space.
Friends of Brooklyn Heights - Deborah Hallen, President
If you would like to join this group, please contact the branch staff or email email@example.com
For more Friends information visit the Friends page.
You can like Brooklyn Heights Library Friends on Facebook too!