Mapleton Library - Community Directory

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

Emergency Numbers:

Police
Precinct #66
5822 16th Ave, Brooklyn 11204
Captain Peter A. DeBlasio
(718) 851-5611
www.nyc.gov/html/nypd/html/precincts/precinct_066.shtml

Fire Department
Engine 247, Battalion 40
1336 60th St, Brooklyn 11219

Engine 282, Ladder 148
4210 12th Ave, Brooklyn 11219

Post Office
Parkville Station
6618 20th Ave, Brooklyn 11204
(718) 236-1789

Sanitation
District 12 Garage
5602 19th Ave, Brooklyn 11204
www.nyc.gov/html/dsny/ or call 311
Refuse pick-up: Monday and Thursday
Recycling pick-up: Monday

Medical
Maimonides Medical Center
4802 10th Ave, Brooklyn 11219
(718) 283-6000
info@maimonidesmed.org
www.maimonidesmed.org

New York Clinic for Pain Management
5911 16th Ave, Brooklyn 11204
(718) 232-2300

New York Methodist Hospital - Mapleton Family Health Center
5923 16th Ave, Brooklyn 11204
(718) 259-6122
www.nym.org

Pediatric Primary Care Service - Maimonides Medical Center
1301 57th St, Brooklyn 11219
(718) 283-3640 or (718) 283-3625
www.maimonidesmed.org/body.cfm?id=183

Pharmacy
Rite Aid Pharmacy
6101 18th Ave, Brooklyn 11204
(718) 236-4214

Silver Rod Drug Store
6404 18th Ave, Brooklyn 11204
(718) 236-5705

Laboratory
Modern Diagnostic Medical Laboratories
5205 New Utrecht Ave, Brooklyn 11219
(718) 837-5222
www.modernlab.org

Sherman-Abrams Laboratory
1466 49th St, Brooklyn 11219
(718) 435-7200
 

Schools:

Public School
P.S. 48, Mapleton School (PreK-5)
6015 18th Ave, Brooklyn 11204
Diane Picucci, Principal
(718) 232-3873
Judy Magenta, Parent Coordinator
(347) 563-4557

P.S. 180, Homewood School (PreK-8)
5601 16th Ave, Brooklyn 11204
Leslie Pagliaro, Principal
(718) 851-8070
Debbie Ragonese, Parent Coordinator
(347) 563-4744

P.S. 226, Alfred De B. Mason School (PreK-8)
6006 23rd Ave, Brooklyn 11204
Stephen Porter, Principal
(718) 256-1118
Fran Marzullo, Parent Coordinator
(347) 563-4658

I.S. 227, Edward Shallow School (6-8)
6500 16th Ave, Brooklyn 11204
Brenda Champion, Principal
(718) 256-8218
Linda Neve, Parent Coordinator
(347) 563-4682

I.S. 223, The Montauk Educational Center (6-9)
4200 16th Ave, Brooklyn 11204
Gertrude Adduci, Principal
(718) 438-0155
Ismael Aguilar, Parent Coordinator
(347) 563-4600

H.S. 505, Franklin D. Roosevelt High School (9-12)
5800 20th Ave, Brooklyn 11204
Geraldine Maione, Principal
(718) 256-1346

H.S. 445, New Utrecht High School (9-12)
1601 80th St, Brooklyn 11214
Dr. Howard Lucks, Principal
(718) 232-2500
Joanne Yacono, Parent Coordinator
(347) 563-4661

Daycare/ Preschool
You can also search for day care accommodations at www.ocfs.state.ny.us/ccfs_facilitysearch/

Angel Star Day Care Center
6803 20th Ave, Brooklyn 11204
(718) 331-7282

Creative Learning Center
6810 20th Ave, Brooklyn 11204
(718) 837-1212

Generation 21 Day Care Center
6709 19th Ave, Brooklyn 11204
(718) 837-8682 or (718) 621-9321

Shira Head Start Gur Council of Jewish Organizations
1975 51st St, Brooklyn 11204
(718) 435-7700

Vincent J. Caristo Child Care Center
5901 13th Ave, Brooklyn 11219
(718) 853-8300

Yeled V'Yalda Head Start
5110 18th Ave, Brooklyn 11204
(718) 871-9100, ext. 124

College/ University
BramsonORT Extension Center
5815 20th Ave, Brooklyn 11204
(718) 259-5300
www.bramsonort.edu
Jewish technical school

Machzikei Hadath Rabbinical College
5407 16th Ave, Brooklyn 11204
(718) 854-8777
4-year private, not-for-profit college

Rabbinical College Ch'san Sofer
1876 50th St, Brooklyn 11204
(718) 236-1171
4-year private, not-for-profit college    

Rabbinical Seminary of M’Kor Chaim
1571 55th St, Brooklyn 11219
(718) 851-0183
4-year private, not-for-profit college

Yeshiva Karlin Stolin Rabbinical Institute
1818 54th St, Brooklyn 11204
(718) 232-7800
4-year private, not-for-profit college

Adult Education
Bensonhurst Council of Jewish Organizations
8635 21st Ave Ste 1B, Brooklyn 11214
(718) 333-1834
(718) 333-1837 fax
nphd.org/bensonhurst
cojobensonhurst1@verizon.net

Federation of Italian-American Organizations of Brooklyn (FIAO)
7403 18th Ave, Brooklyn 11204
(718) 259-2828
(718) 236-4405 fax
fiaob@fiaobrooklyn.org
www.fiaobrooklyn.org

Jewish Community House of Bensonhurst
7802 Bay Pkwy, Brooklyn 11214
(718) 331-6800
(718) 232-8461 fax
www.jchb.org

Social Services:

Social Services
Agudath Israel of America - Southern Brooklyn Community Center
4520 18th Ave, Brooklyn 11204
(718) 435-1300
(212) 797-9000 (main office)

American Italian Coalition of Organizations (Amico) 59th Street Senior Center
5901 13th Ave, Brooklyn 11219
(718) 972-1558
(718) 972-1534 fax

Boro Park Y Senior Center
4910 14th Ave, Brooklyn 11219
(718) 435-3804
(718) 871-7336 fax

Brooklyn Chinese American Association
5000 8th Ave, Brooklyn 11220
(718) 438-0008
(718) 438-8303 fax
bcaspirit@aol.com

(local branch office)
6809 20th Ave, Brooklyn 11204
(718) 331-3088

Catholic Migration Office of the Diocese of Brooklyn/Queens
1258 65th St, Brooklyn 11219
(718) 236-3000
(718) 256-9707 fax
www.catholicmigration.org

Congress of Italian-Americans' Organization (CIAO)
5816 13th Ave, Brooklyn 11219
(718) 436-7270

Council of Neighborhood Organizations
3911 Fort Hamilton Pkwy, Brooklyn 11218
(718) 853-0100

Federation of Italian-American Organizations of Brooklyn (FIAO)
7403 18th Ave, Brooklyn 11204
(718) 259-2828
(718) 236-4405 fax
fiaob@fiaobrooklyn.org
www.fiaobrooklyn.org

Italian Board of Guardians (Catholic Charities)
7808 18th Ave, Brooklyn 11214
(718) 232-4242
(718) 232-6402 fax
nyisibg@aol.com
www.ibgny.org

Ohel Children’s Home & Family Services
4510 16th Ave, Brooklyn 11204 (and other sites)
(718) 851-6300 or (888) 311-OHEL
askohel@ohelfamily.org
www.ohelfamily.org
 

Civic and Merchant Groups:

Civic Association
66th Precinct Community Council
5822 16th Ave, Brooklyn 11204
(718) 851-5601
www.nyc.gov/html/nypd/html/community_affairs/066_pct_community_council.shtml

Bensonhurst Council of Jewish Organizations
8635 21st Ave Ste 1B, Brooklyn 11214
(718) 333-1834
(718) 333-1837 fax
cojobensonhurst1@verizon.net
nphd.org/bensonhurst

Council of Neighborhood Organizations
3911 Fort Hamilton Pkwy, Brooklyn 11218
Vincent Accetta, Executive Director
(718) 853-0100

Congress of Italian Americans Organization (CIAO)
5816 13th Ave, Brooklyn 11219
(718) 436-7270
(718) 686-7090 fax
www.ciaonyc.org

Federation of Italian-American Organizations of Brooklyn (FIAO)
7403 18th Ave, Brooklyn 11204
(718) 259-2828
(718) 236-4405 fax
fiaob@fiaobrooklyn.org
www.fiaobrooklyn.org

Housing
Agudath Israel of America - Southern Brooklyn Community Center
4520 18th Ave, Brooklyn 11204
(718) 435-1300
(718) 435-4882 fax

Catholic Charities, Diocese of Brooklyn - Holy Spirit Apartments
4624 17th Ave, Brooklyn 11204
(718) 722-6008 (general information)
www.ccbq.org

Ohel Children’s Home & Family Services
4510 16th Ave, Brooklyn 11204
(718) 851-6300 or (888) 311-OHEL
askohel@ohelfamily.org
www.ohelfamily.org
 

Community:

Community Board
Community Board 12

Wolf Sender, District Manager
Yussie Rieder, Chairman, Education, Library & Cultural Affairs
5901 13th Ave, Brooklyn 11219
(718) 851-0800
(718) 851-4140 fax
bk12@cb.nyc.gov
www.brooklyncb12.org

Polling Place
P.S. 48
6015 18th Ave, Brooklyn 11204
(718) 232-3880

I.S. 227
6500 16th Ave, Brooklyn 11204
(718) 256-8218

You can also call (866) VOTE-NYC (866-868-3692) or (212) 487-5496 (hearing impaired) or visit www.vote.nyc.ny.us to verify your polling location.

Recreation:

Park
Gravesend Park
18th to 19th Aves, 56th to 58th Sts
 

Special Events:

Yearly Events
18th Ave Children’s Carnival for Passover and Succos

Good Friday procession to Our Lady of Guadalupe Church in April

Procession of Santa Fortunata in July

Santa Rosalia Feast on 18th Ave in late August/early September

Columbus Day Parade on 18th Ave