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Mosholu Library

285 East 205th Street (near Perry Ave.)
Bronx, NY 10467
(718) 882-8239

Fully accessible to wheelchairs

Library Manager: Jane Addison-Amoyaw

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The Mosholu Branch will be closed on Saturday-September 20, 2014 for necessary electrical work. The outdoor drop box will remain open for returning materials.

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The Mosholu Branch of The New York Public Library is located on 205th Street, adjacent to Whalen Park and the Perry Avenue exit of the "D" train.The branch's name comes from the Weckguasgeeck Indian word, mosholu, which has been interpreted to mean "smooth stones" or "small stones" and once described a local brook. The one-story structure of modern design which opened in 1955, houses adult, young adult, and children's collections. A 60-seat multi-use meeting room located in the basement of the library is available for community group meetings as well as library programs. A ramp provides access to the building, and an elevator goes to the lower level, where programs are held and wheelchair-accessible public restrooms are located. 

Upcoming Events

Saturday, September 20, 2014
2 p.m. Canceled
Movie Day: Ender's Game
Monday, September 22, 2014
4 p.m. Reading Aloud, Story Time
Tuesday, September 23, 2014
10:30 a.m. Teclado Basico
3 p.m. Gaming Tuesday @ MO
Wednesday, September 24, 2014
3:30 p.m. Teen Tech Time
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