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. 

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Lines start forming at 5th Ave in advance of the event.

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

Accessible entrance available at 42nd Street. 


The Library After Hours written on a solid dark teal background.

The Library After Hours: Arctic Edition

Friday, March 15, 2024, 7 - 10 PM
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