Homecrest Library - Community Directory

All Brooklyn Public Library locations will be closed on Thursday, November 27th for Thanksgiving.

Emergency Numbers:

Police
61st Precinct
2575 Coney Island Avenue
Brooklyn, New York 11223
Front Desk: 718-627-6611
Commander: Vincent Stella

Fire Department
Engine 254 and Ladder 153,
901 Avenue U., 718-965-8254

Post Office
Homecrest Branch
2302 Ave. U
Brooklyn, NY 11229
718-891-7533

Sanitation
District 15, 718-743-6868

Medical
Coney Island Hospital
2601 Ocean Parkway
Brooklyn, NY 11235
718-616-3000

Pharmacy
Goodyear Pharmacy
2584 Coney Island Avenue
718-998-4205
 

Schools:

Public School
P.S. 153, The Homecrest School of Music
1970 Homecrest Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11229
Principal: Carl Santamaria
718-375-4484

Private School
Ahi Ezer Yeshiva (PreK-8)
2433 Ocean Parkway
Brooklyn, NY 11235
Principal: Ms. Friedman
718-648-6100

Windmill Montessori(pre-K-8);
1317 Avenue T
Brooklyn, NY 11229
Principal: Liza Hertzberg
718-375-7973

Brooklyn Chinese Christian Church
2287 E15th Street
Brooklyn, NY 11229
718-934-2346
Pastor: Milton Eng
Director: Julie Zhu

Brooklyn Amity School
2727 Coney Island Avenue
Brooklyn, NY
(718) 891-6100

Our Lady of Grace Catholic School
385 Avenue W
Brooklyn, NY
(718) 375-2081

Daycare/ Preschool
Ahi Ezer Yeshiva (PreK-8)
2433 Ocean Parkway
Brooklyn, NY 11235
Principal: Ms. Friedman
718-648-6100

Windmill Montessori(pre-K-8);
1317 Avenue T
Brooklyn, NY 11229
718-375-7973
Principal: Liza Hertzberg

Brooklyn Chinese Christian Church
2287 E15th Street
Brooklyn, NY 11229
718-934-2346
Pastor: Milton Eng
Director: Julie Zhu

Ms.H. Daycare & Preschool
(718) 616-2301

College/ University
Kingsborough Community College, Rm C124
2001 Oriental Blvd.
(718) 332-3008 fax (718) 648-7232

Adult Education
Kingsborough Community College
2001 Oriental Blvd.
Brooklyn, NY
(718) 332-6900

Social Services:

Social Services
Catholic Charities Dioceses of Brooklyn
2341 Coney Island Avenue, Brooklyn 11223
(Short-term counseling, information and
referrals).

 

Civic and Merchant Groups:

Civic Association
Madison Marine Civic Association
P.O. Box 432
Brooklyn, New York 11229.

Sephardic Community Center
1901 Ocean Parkway,
Brooklyn, New York 11223
Director: Mike Witkes

718-627-4300
 

Community:

Community Board
Community Board #15
Kingsborough Community College
2001 Oriental Boulevard
Brooklyn, New York 11235
(718) 332-3008
e-mail - bklcb15@verizon.net
webpage: http://www.nyc.gov/brooklyncb15
Chair: Theresa Scavo
District Manager: Pearl Burg

Polling Place
To register to vote or to find your polling place
call 212 Vote-NYC (212-868-3692) or
visit http://www.vote.nyc.ny.us
 

Recreation:

Park
William F. Kelly Memorial Park (Avenue S between E. 8th and E. 14th);
Mellett Playground (Avenue V between E. 13th and E. 14th).

Religion:

Houses of Worship
Catholic Charities Dioceses of Brooklyn
2341 Coney Island Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11223
(no telephone).

Beach Haven Synagogue
723 Avenue Z
Brooklyn, NY 11223
718-375-5200

Young Israel of Avenue U
2119 Homecrest Avenue
718-375-6942

St. Marks Roman Catholic Church
2609 East 19th Street
718-891-3100
Pastor: Joseph Grimaldi

Our Lady Of Grace Roman Catholic Church
430 Avenue W
718-627-2020
Pastor: Thomas Leach

Brooklyn Chinese Christian Church
2287 East 15th Street
718-934-2346
Pastor: Milton Eng
Director: Julie Zhu