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Please note: Due to new Library policy, e-bikes, e-scooters, and electronic transportation devices are not permitted inside any NYPL location. This does not apply to mobility aids.
Featured Programs at Pelham Parkway Van Nest Library
Check out the fantastic FREE programs we have at our branch!
For TeensSee All
Monday, December 11 | 3:30 PM
Thursday, December 14 | 4 PM
Monday, December 18 | 3:30 PM
For AdultsSee All
Wednesday, December 13 | 11 AM
Wednesday, December 13 | 3 PM
Thursday, December 14 | 3 PM
About the Library
The Pelham Parkway-Van Nest branch of The New York Public Library is a modern building with a distinctive facade. It is located around the corner from the busy shopping district on Lydig Avenue. This one-story facility houses adult, teen, and children's collections, as well as extensive World Languages collections, featuring books in Albanian, Arabic, Bengali, Russian, Spanish, Urdu, and many other languages. Programs and classes for people of all ages are offered daily in the glass-enclosed community room.Learn more about this location Learn about capital construction projects at this location