Press Releases

Mar 16 2017 Sunset Park Library Redevelopment Project Approved by City Council
Mar 13 2017 New Spectrum Learning Lab Boosts Technology Resources, Programming at Bushwick Library
Feb 14 2017 Brooklyn Public Library, Brooklyn Children's Museum Announce Innovative Partnership to Bring Family Library to Crown Heights
Feb 13 2017 Council Member Chaim Deutsch, Brooklyn Public Library Celebrate Reopening of Brighton Beach Library
Jan 29 2017 Brooklyn Public Library, Cultural Services of the French Embassy Host 'A Night of Philosophy & Ideas'
Jan 6 2017 Brooklyn Public Library, Cultural Services of the French Embassy to Host 'A Night of Philosophy & Ideas'
Dec 7 2016 Brooklyn Public Library’s PowerUP! Business Plan Competition Awards More Than $30,000 to Borough Entrepreneurs
Nov 29 2016 Brooklyn Public Library, Assemblymember Joe Lentol, Brooklyn Assembly Delegation Unveil New Technology for All BPL Branches
Nov 9 2016 Council Member Vincent Gentile, Brooklyn Public Library Celebrate Improvements at Dyker Branch
Nov 3 2016 Council Member Vincent Gentile Joins Brooklyn Public Library to Celebrate Reopening of New Utrecht Branch
Oct 22 2016 Brooklyn Public Library Announces Winners of Second Annual Brooklyn Eagles Literary Prize
Sep 30 2016 Brooklyn Public Library Branches Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month
Sep 22 2016 Brooklyn Public Library’s Summer Reading Program Serves Record Number of Students
Sep 15 2016 Bklyn Incubator Funds Second Round of Innovative Programming at BPL Branches
Sep 6 2016 Fall Cultural Season Sets New Course for Brooklyn Public Library
Aug 31 2016 Council Member Mark Treyger Joins Brooklyn Public Library for Reopening of Ulmer Park Branch
Aug 29 2016 Brooklyn Eagles Literary Prize Shortlists Announced
Jul 28 2016 Brooklyn Public Library Opens Interim Brooklyn Heights Branch
Jul 25 2016 Brooklyn Public Library Announces Longlists for Second Annual Brooklyn Eagles Literary Prize
Jul 19 2016 Construction Begins on Park Slope Library Reading Circle and Storytelling Garden
Jun 23 2016 Brooklyn Public Library Wins Knight News Challenge Award to Expand Innovative Telestory Program
Jun 17 2016 Brooklyn Public Library Presents Inaugural Dr. Lucille C. Thomas Award for Excellence in Librarianship
Jun 15 2016 Today’s Teens Are Tomorrow’s Techies at Brooklyn Public Library
Jun 9 2016 Hundreds of Brooklyn Kids Turn Central Library Into Board Game, Playland to Kick Off 2016 Summer Reading
Jun 8 2016 Statement on the Fiscal Year 2017 Budget
Jun 8 2016 Inaugural Ned Vizzini Teen Writing Prize Recognizes New York City’s Next Generation of Literary Talent
Jun 1 2016 Brooklyn Public Library Earns Nation’s Highest Honor for Museums and Libraries
May 9 2016 Brooklyn Public Library Spring Exhibition Season Features Original Work from 2016 BPL Artist-in-Residence
May 5 2016 Brooklyn Public Library Names László Jakab Orsós Vice President of Arts & Culture
Apr 25 2016 Brooklyn Public Library Gears Up for Fourth Annual Bike the Branches