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Roosevelt Island Library

524 Main Street
New York, NY 10044-0001
(212) 308-6243

Fully accessible to wheelchairs

Library Manager: Nicole Nelson

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In 1976, Dorothy and Herman Reade of Forest Hills, Queens, retired to Roosevelt Island and made it their goal to create a community library. The one-room Roosevelt Island Community Library, run solely by volunteers, served residents for twenty years. In 1997, Roosevelt Island Library became the 85th branch of The New York Public Library.

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Upcoming Events

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10:30 a.m. Baby Story Time
11 a.m. Baby Playtime
3 p.m. Teen Time
Tuesday, April 22, 2014
3 p.m. Teen Time
4 p.m. Board Games for Children
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