New York, NY 10011
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Family Storytime: Clement Clarke Moore Park Storytime!Thursday, June 8 | 3:30 PM
Family Storytime: Clement Clarke Moore Park Storytime!Thursday, June 15 | 3:30 PM
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Online Film Discussion: The World to Come (Pride Month)Thursday, June 22 | 4 PM
Online Book Discussion: Like Water for Chocolate by Laura Esquivel (Mexican Literature in Translation)Wednesday, June 28 | 4 PM
Let's Talk Cooking with Mercedes: Mexican CookingThursday, June 29 | 4 PM
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Opened in 1906, the Muhlenberg Library is one of the 65 branches built from funds given to New York City by Andrew Carnegie. Designed by esteemed architects Carrere and Hastings, the library has served the Chelsea area for nearly a century. The branch—an elegant three-story, brick and limestone structure—is named for William Augustus Muhlenberg, the first rector of Chelsea's Church of the Holy Communion.Learn more about this location Learn about capital construction projects at this location