Press Releases

2013
Jan 1 2013 BROOKLYN PUBLIC LIBRARY’S EIGHTH ANNUAL POWERUP! BUSINESS PLAN COMPETITION AWARDS ENTREPRENEURS MORE THAN $25,000 ON TUESDAY, JANUARY 10, at 6 PM
2012
Sep 13 2012 Brooklyn Public Library Opens Renovated Park Slope Branch
Aug 30 2012 Brooklyn Public Library Launches Fashion Illustration Exhibition for the Fall Season
Jun 27 2012 BROOKLYN PUBLIC LIBRARY HONORED AS TOP INNOVATOR
Jun 26 2012 BROOKLYN PUBLIC LIBRARY APPLAUDS RESTORATION OF FUNDING
Jun 7 2012 BROOKLYN PUBLIC LIBRARY’S “DREAM BIG” SUMMER READING PROGRAM KICKS OFF THURSDAY, JUNE 7
Jun 1 2012 BROOKLYN PUBLIC LIBRARY HAS BEEN AWARDED A $100,00 GRANT FROM THE FINANCIAL INDUSTRY REGULATORY AUTHORITY (FINRA) INVESTOR EDUCATION FOUNDATION AND THE AMERICAN LIBRARY ASSOCIATION AS PART OF THE NATIONWIDE SMARTINVESTING@YOURLIBRARY® PROGRAM
May 22 2012 BROOKLYN PUBLIC LIBRARY AND LOCAL ARTIST KATHRYNE HALL COME TOGETHER TO TRANSFORM CORTELYOU LIBRARY
May 22 2012 BROOKLYN PUBLIC LIBRARY AND LOCAL ARTIST KATHRYNE HALL COME TOGETHER TO TRANSFORM CORTELYOU LIBRARY
Apr 26 2012 BROOKLYN PUBLIC LIBRARY COMPETES FOR $250,000 PARTNERS IN PRESERVATION GRANT
Apr 18 2012 A Day In The Life
Mar 30 2012 BROOKLYN PUBLIC LIBRARY’S CARRIE BANKS RECEIVES LIBRARY JOURNAL’S PRESTIGIOUS “MOVERS & SHAKERS 2012” AWARD
Mar 29 2012 BROOKLYN PUBLIC LIBRARY AND BROOKLYN INDUSTRIES OFFER A LIMITED EDITION T-SHIRT FOR ANNUAL LIBRARY FUNDRAISING CAMPAIGN
Mar 13 2012 NEW YORK CITY COUNCIL HEARING ON THE PRELIMINARY BUDGET
Mar 7 2012 eSPRESSO BOOK MACHINE® comes to BROOKLYN PUBLIC LIBRARY
Mar 1 2012 BROOKLYN PUBLIC LIBRARY LAUNCHES FOURTH ANNUAL SUPPORT OUR SHELVES FUNDRAISING DRIVE
Feb 14 2012 ‘RELEASED WITH CONVICTION’ EXHIBITION TO OPEN THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 23 AT BROOKLYN PUBLIC LIBRARY’S CENTRAL LIBRARY
Jan 6 2012 BROOKLYN PUBLIC LIBRARY’S 8th ANNUAL POWERUP! BUSINESS PLAN COMPETITION AWARDS ENTREPRENEURS MORE THAN $25,000 ON TUESDAY, JANUARY 10 at 6pm
2011
Dec 22 2011 Carnegie Corporation Awards $5 Million Grant to New York City’s Public Library Systems
Dec 12 2011 “MADE IN NY” INDUSTRY SERIES EXPLORES HOW TO BREAK INTO THE FILM AND TELEVISION INDUSTRY
Oct 11 2011 BROOKLYN PUBLIC LIBRARY CELEBRATES ITS 15th ANNUAL GALA “MASQUERADE BOWL” AT WILLIAMSBURG'S BROOKLYN BOWL
Sep 22 2011 New York City Kids and Teens to Start a New Chapter at Their Local Libraries
Aug 22 2011 BROOKLYN PUBLIC LIBRARY YOUTH LITERACY PROGRAM RECEIVES $50,000 GRANT FROM WALMART
Aug 16 2011 BROOKLYN PUBLIC LIBRARY NAMES LINDA E. JOHNSON AS PRESIDENT & CEO
Aug 11 2011 BROOKLYN PUBLIC LIBRARY TO EXPAND LIBRARY HOURS AT BRANCHES ACROSS THE BOROUGH
Jun 30 2011 BROOKLYN PUBLIC LIBRARY APPLAUDS CITY LEADERS FOR RESTORATION OF FUNDING
Apr 6 2011 May 2011 Events at Brooklyn Public Library
Mar 24 2011 BUDGET TESTIMONY OF BROOKLYN PUBLIC LIBRARY
Mar 18 2011 BROOKLYN PUBLIC LIBRARY REOPENS FORT HAMILTON LIBRARY
Mar 8 2011 BROOKLYN PUBLIC LIBRARY LAUNCHES THIRD ANNUAL SUPPORT OUR SHELVES FUNDRAISING DRIVE