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The New York Public Library will be closed on Monday, October 12 in observance of Columbus Day.

Library Lunch


Wednesday, April 13, 2016, noon-2 p.m.

For over 30 years, the annual Library Lunch has brought together the Library's friends and family to hear engaging and thought provoking speakers. On such themes as “The Making of the Making of a President: Politics as Art”, “New York Then and Now: 1911-2011”, and “A Conversation on the Classics”. Speakers have included prominent authorities from a wide range of fieldsNora Ephron to Salman Rushdie, Fran Leibowitz to Russell Simmonsand moderators such as Charlie Rose, Diane Sawyer, and David Remnick. The Library Lunch is generously sponsored by Asprey and The New Yorker is our Literary Partner. For more information, please contact or 212.930.0889. 

2015 Library Lunch Co-Chairs

Mahnaz Ispahani Bartos, Louise Grunwald, Shala Monroque,
Daisy Prince, David Remnick, Zibby Right

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