All Brooklyn Public Library locations will be closed on Monday, February 15, 2016 for President's Day.
|Mon||10:00 am - 6:00 pm|
|Tue||1:00 pm - 8:00 pm|
|Wed||10:00 am - 6:00 pm|
|Thu||10:00 am - 8:00 pm|
|Fri||10:00 am - 6:00 pm|
|Sat||10:00 am - 5:00 pm|
Brooklyn, NY 11216
Marcy Library began life under a different name and in a different location. The Tompkins Park Free Library, located in the center of its verdant namesake, opened on June 6, 1899, in a pretty Grecian-style shelter with windows on all sides and an alcove for sorting books. The branch was assimilated into the new borough-wide system in 1901. A library historian of the era noted that “because of the building’s small size, it was considered desirable to have a small librarian and, for many years, petite Miss Edith Patridge filled that role.” By 1969, the community had outgrown the diminutive branch, and a new Marcy Library opened at its current location in March of that year.
|Branch Contact Person:||Marcia McGibbon|
Program & Events:
Monday, February 8, 2016 10:00 am
Monday, February 8, 2016 11:00 am
Tuesday, February 9, 2016 1:30 pm
Tuesday, February 9, 2016 3:30 pm
Tuesday, February 9, 2016 4:00 pm
If you would like to start a Friends Group here, please contact the branch staff or email email@example.com
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