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The Library After Hours


Astor Hall is dramatically lit and filled with mingling people during The Library After Hours

Join us at the Stephen A. Schwarzman Building on select Fridays for the city's most cerebral happy hour. The Library After Hours features music, snacks and drinks, performances, and behind-the-scenes access to the Library’s collections.

March 23: Starry Messengers
April 20: Revolutionary Journalism

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Lines start forming at 5th Ave in advance of the event. Entrance is admitted on a first come, first serve basis, until the space is full, regardless of registration status.

The Library After Hours is made possible with the generous support of Mahnaz Ispahani Bartos and Adam Bartos.

Accessible entrance available at 42nd Street. 


March 23: Starry Messengers

Friday, March 23, 2018, 7 - 9 p.m.