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The New York Public Library will be closed from May 23 through May 25 in observance of Memorial Day.

Take a Break and Enjoy a Bite at the Library


 Jonathan BlancPhoto: Jonathan BlancWhether you're visiting an exhibition or doing some research, you can now enjoy a cup of coffee and a bite to eat in the inspiring atmosphere of the Stephen A. Schwarzman Building. NYPL is partnering with 'wichcraft to bring you hand-crafted sandwiches, coffee, snacks, and other refreshments in Astor Hall and the central corridor on the second floor. If you're a Friend of the Library, make sure to bring your membership card to enjoy a 10 percent discount.

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