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Juneteenth at The New York Public Library

Explore all NYPL has to offer—from book lists and resources to free events for all ages—to commemorate Juneteenth.

Spotlight

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  • Author Talks & Conversations

  • Exhibitions

  • Kids & Teens

  • Other Events

  • Get Well at SNFL! Free Yoga, Crafts, Music & More

    Sat, Jun 22 | 11 AM–4 PM

    Stavros Niarchos Foundation Library (SNFL)

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  • Michael Stipe: Portraits of Now

    Tues, Jun 25 | 7 PM

    Stephen A. Schwarzman Building & Online

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  • Discover Summer at the Library

    Ongoing

    Participating Locations

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  • Get Well at SNFL! Free Yoga, Crafts, Music & More

    Sat, Jun 22 | 11 AM–4 PM

    Stavros Niarchos Foundation Library (SNFL)

    Three people stretching.
  • Michael Stipe: Portraits of Now

    Tues, Jun 25 | 7 PM

    Stephen A. Schwarzman Building & Online

    Michael Stipe headshot; book cover of Even the birds gave pause

Staff Picks

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In the Collection

  • Brown Neon

    Raquel Gutierrez

    AdultNonfiction
    brown neon by raquel gutierrez
  • Castle Rock Kitchen

    Theresa Carle-Sanders

    AdultNonfiction
    castle rock kitchen by theresa carle-sanders
  • The Mystery Writer

    Sulari Gentill

    AdultFiction
    the mystery writer by sulari gentill
  • Raiders of the Lost Heart

    Jo Segura

    AdultRomance
    raiders of the lost heart by jo segura
  • Anita de Monte Laughs Last

    Xochitl Gonzalez

    AdultFiction
    anita de monte laughs last by xochitl gonzalez
  • Rebel Girl: My Life as a Feminist Punk

    Kathleen Hanna

    AdultNonfiction
    Rebel Girl: My Life as a Feminist Punk
  • My Beloved Monster

    Caleb Carr

    AdultNonfiction
    My Beloved Monster
  • Hunted

    Abir Mukherjee

    AdultFiction
    Hunted by Abir Mukherjee
  • City of Laughter

    Temim Fruchter

    AdultFiction
    City of Laughter
  • Ten Bridges I've Burnt

    Brontez Purnell

    AdultNonfiction
    Ten Bridges I've Burnt
  • First Person: Why Libraries Are Important for Teens

    "As a society, we must understand the importance of libraries in molding the future of our youth."

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  • First Person: Communities Have Flourished With Libraries. It’s Time to Stop Stunting Our Growth.

    A Teen Civics Ambassador explains why funding libraries is vital to his community.

     


     

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