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361 Lewis Ave. at Macon St.
Brooklyn, NY 11233
Fully accessible
B15 B25 B26 B46
A C
718.573.5606
Managing Librarian
LaMeane Isaac, NLS
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Beautiful, historic Macon Library is one of the best preserved Carnegie branches in Brooklyn. Opened in 1907, the two-story, Classical Revival-style building retains its original fireplaces, oak paneling, alcoves and wooden benches, along with the warm charm that has welcomed patrons for more than one hundred years. The Dionne Mack-Harvin Center, Macon Library's African American Heritage Center, contains material on African American history and culture as well as the "Preserving Footsteps" collection. A landmark in the heart of a richly historic neighborhood, Macon Library is primed to continue serving patrons for many years to come.

Friends of Macon Library

Friends of Macon Library is a group of organized volunteers who help our neighborhood library through advocacy, fundraising and promotion. If you are interested in becoming a Friend of Macon Library, ask a staff member for details or email [email protected] for more information.

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