Events

The Library is here to help you learn and connect with your community through our wide array of free events, programs, classes, book clubs, and more. Please check listings to confirm if a program is in-person, online, or outdoors.

If you have any questions about the events listed below, please contact the branch for more information. See here for service updates at the Library.

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11 events found.

Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Sat, March 9
@ 1 PM
THRILLING! AMAZING! The Gotham Pulp Collectors Club is NYC's premier discussion group preserving the popular fiction of the early Twentieth Century. If you collect, read, or are just interested in classic Pulp magazines and you live in or near NYC, you want to know about the Gotham Pulp Collectors Club. We are pulp readers and collectors who meet once a month to talk about our favorite subject: popular fiction magazines from the first half of the 20th century. We discuss what we've been readin…
Mulberry Street Library
Community Room
Adults
Mon, March 11
@ 5:30 PM
Write Now! A Writer's Collective is a monthly workshop co-led by Mulberry Street Library staff designed as a space to write and think creatively. We send out the prompts ahead of time, but by no means should you come prepared with anything polished. The point is to generate a piece of writing in the space of the workshop and encourage others to do the same. We aim to make a welcoming and generative community for writers in New York and beyond, and to foster an ongoing creative practice. This ev…
Mulberry Street Library
Community Room, LL2
Adults
Tue, March 12
@ 2 PM
Online
Color, craft, and chat with the staff of the Mulberry Street Library from the comfort of your own home. Chat about the books you are reading, the shows you are watching, and discuss whatever is on your mind. Who says that you can't be social while practicing social distancing? This event will take place over Google Meet. Most online programs, including all programs hosted via Google Meet, provide closed captioning. If you would like to confirm ahead of the program or have a specific accessibili…
OnlineAdults
Wed, March 13
@ 5:30 PM
Poetry Programming
Are you brand new to poetry and looking to hone your craft? Or are you a seasoned writer looking for a space to share and discuss your work? Join Mulberry Street Library staff for a new, in-person poetry writing workshop and craft talk! You will have the opportunity to share your own poetry to discuss and receive feedback. This workshop will help writers of all skill levels grow as poets in a collaborative and supportive environment. Before the workshop, please email a copy of the poem you'd l…
Mulberry Street Library
Community Room
Adults
Sat, March 16
@ 2 PM
Book Discussion Group
The history of LGBT+ literature is extensive, but if you’re anything like us, getting to all those classics can sometimes be a challenge. That’s why staff from the Mulberry Street Library invite you to discuss an LGBT+ themed book either published in or written about a historical period! This month, we’ll discuss Sister Outsider: Speeches and Essays by Audre Lorde, which is available as a physical book, e-book, or e-audiobook with your Library card. “In this charged collection of fifteen essa…
Mulberry Street Library
Community Room, LL2
Adults,

Book Lovers,

College & Graduate Students
Tue, March 26
@ 5:30 PM
Come and "Jam" with us as we celebrate(virtually) the iconic life and music of Michael Jackson's on Tuesday March,26,2024 @5:30-7pm Tune in and Turn it Up "is an online music trivia program that celebrates each month a different Artist's Body of work in music. We do this by sharing and recommending books written about them as well as their CD's and DVD's, milestones and achievements and more.
Mulberry Street LibraryAdults
Wed, March 27
@ 5:30 PM
Join Lower East Side Harm Reduction Center and the Alliance for Positive Change at the Mulberry Street Library for a free overdose prevention training. This event will take place in-person at the Mulberry Street Library in our Community Room on Lower Level 2. Please note that this branch does not currently have a public restroom. Registration is recommended but not required, participation is first come, first served.
Mulberry Street Library
Community Room LL2
Adults,

50+,

College & Graduate Students,

Persons Without Homes
Thu, March 28
@ 10 AM
Online
Want to read more poetry, but don’t know where to start? Not sure you know how to really read poetry? Join Mulberry Street staff on the last Thursday of every month to discuss a few poems! Here are the poems we’ll discuss at our March meeting: ‘His Eye on The Sparrow’ by Airea D. Matthews ‘The Flock’ by Cheryl Dumesnil ‘Anthropocene: A Dictionary’ by Jake Skeets Poems are available online via the Poetry Foundation and Academic of American Poets websites. Registration is required to rece…
Mulberry Street Library
Online via Google Meet
Adults,

50+,

Book Lovers,

College & Graduate Students
Thu, March 28
@ 1 PM
TechConnect
This program is located at Mulberry Street Library in the Community Room LL2. Explore more advanced features of Microsoft Excel. Topics include using formulas and functions, data sorting and conditional formatting. Please be advised there are no public restrooms at this location.
Mulberry Street LibraryAdults
Fri, March 29
@ 1 PM
Join the staff of the Mulberry Street Library for a free, in-person, afternoon movie at the library -- "The Holdovers" (2023). Disagreeable schoolteacher, Paul Hunham, ends up staying at school during Christmas break to supervise holdover students who can't travel home for the holidays. Troublemaker Angus and head cook Mary build an unexpected bond with Paul on campus. Together, they go through hilarious adventures, celebrating the holidays in their own unique way. Nominated for five Academy A…
Mulberry Street LibraryAdults
Thu, April 4
@ 6 PM
Book Discussion Group
Reading keeps us connected. Join us for a neighborhood book club at the Mulberry Street Library! The New York Public Library continues partnering with WNYC to present a book club experience! Each month, we will read a new title leading up to a live conversation, in-person or online, with the author and Alison Stewart, host of WNYC's All of It. The conversation will be followed a week later by a book discussion IN PERSON and ONLINE at the Mulberry Street Library. (The author will NOT join…
Mulberry Street Library
Online
Adults,

Book Lovers