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Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Wed, April 26
@ 6:30 p.m.
Spring 2017 Curator's Choice - The Lapidus Center for the Historical Analysis of Transatlantic Slavery
For Patron level members ($250 ) or higher The Lapidus Center— funded by a generous $2.5 million gift from Ruth and Sid Lapidus matched by the Library — is the only facility of its kind based in a public research library. The 2014 gift also included 400 rare items of printed material and books and documents continue to be added to the collection, making the Schomburg Center home to one of the world’s premier collections of slavery material. Director Sylviane Diouf will introduce us to the…
Schomburg Center for Research in Black CultureNYPL Supporters
Fri, April 28
@ 7 p.m.
The Library After Hours
Walt Whitman & Ecstatic Poetry
April is National Poetry Monthy, and the next Library After Hours will sound its barbaric yawp over the roofs of the world in a celebration of ecstatic poetry—from Rumi to Walt Whitman to spoken word—with an open house of collections displays, activities, music, films, and food and drink. Walt Whitman and Ecstatic Poetry will feature: One-of-a-kind one display of the Library’s holdings of rare Walt Whitman books, manuscripts, and images A selection of 16mm films highlighting poets and p…
Stephen A. Schwarzman BuildingNYPL Supporters
Mon, May 1
@ 10 a.m.
Friends Double-Discount Week at The Library Shop
From Monday, May 1- Monday, May 8 visit The New York Public Library Shop in the Schwarzman Building on Fifth Avenue and 42nd Street or online to find unique gifts for everyone on your holiday shopping list - and support the Library at the same time. You'll find books for readers of all ages, NYPL jewelry and apparel, and much more Enjoy 20% off your purchases during Double-Discount Week when you you show your Friends membership card or use the special members discount code online. Contact t…
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Library ShopAdults
Tue, May 2
@ 10 a.m.
Friends Double-Discount Week at The Library Shop
From Monday, May 1- Monday, May 8 visit The New York Public Library Shop in the Schwarzman Building on Fifth Avenue and 42nd Street or online to find unique gifts for everyone on your holiday shopping list - and support the Library at the same time. You'll find books for readers of all ages, NYPL jewelry and apparel, and much more Enjoy 20% off your purchases during Double-Discount Week when you you show your Friends membership card or use the special members discount code online. Contact t…
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Library ShopAdults
Wed, May 3
@ 10 a.m.
Friends Double-Discount Week at The Library Shop
From Monday, May 1- Monday, May 8 visit The New York Public Library Shop in the Schwarzman Building on Fifth Avenue and 42nd Street or online to find unique gifts for everyone on your holiday shopping list - and support the Library at the same time. You'll find books for readers of all ages, NYPL jewelry and apparel, and much more Enjoy 20% off your purchases during Double-Discount Week when you you show your Friends membership card or use the special members discount code online. Contact t…
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Library ShopAdults
Thu, May 4
@ 10 a.m.
Friends Double-Discount Week at The Library Shop
From Monday, May 1- Monday, May 8 visit The New York Public Library Shop in the Schwarzman Building on Fifth Avenue and 42nd Street or online to find unique gifts for everyone on your holiday shopping list - and support the Library at the same time. You'll find books for readers of all ages, NYPL jewelry and apparel, and much more Enjoy 20% off your purchases during Double-Discount Week when you you show your Friends membership card or use the special members discount code online. Contact t…
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Library ShopAdults
Fri, May 5
@ 10 a.m.
Friends Double-Discount Week at The Library Shop
From Monday, May 1- Monday, May 8 visit The New York Public Library Shop in the Schwarzman Building on Fifth Avenue and 42nd Street or online to find unique gifts for everyone on your holiday shopping list - and support the Library at the same time. You'll find books for readers of all ages, NYPL jewelry and apparel, and much more Enjoy 20% off your purchases during Double-Discount Week when you you show your Friends membership card or use the special members discount code online. Contact t…
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Library ShopAdults
Sat, May 6
@ 10 a.m.
Friends Double-Discount Week at The Library Shop
From Monday, May 1- Monday, May 8 visit The New York Public Library Shop in the Schwarzman Building on Fifth Avenue and 42nd Street or online to find unique gifts for everyone on your holiday shopping list - and support the Library at the same time. You'll find books for readers of all ages, NYPL jewelry and apparel, and much more Enjoy 20% off your purchases during Double-Discount Week when you you show your Friends membership card or use the special members discount code online. Contact t…
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Library ShopAdults
Sun, May 7
@ 10 a.m.
Friends Double-Discount Week at The Library Shop
From Monday, May 1- Monday, May 8 visit The New York Public Library Shop in the Schwarzman Building on Fifth Avenue and 42nd Street or online to find unique gifts for everyone on your holiday shopping list - and support the Library at the same time. You'll find books for readers of all ages, NYPL jewelry and apparel, and much more Enjoy 20% off your purchases during Double-Discount Week when you you show your Friends membership card or use the special members discount code online. Contact t…
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Library ShopAdults
Sun, May 7
@ 11 a.m.
Young Lions Spring Volunteer Day
Join your fellow Young Lions for a special volunteer day to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Jefferson Market Library. Originally earmarked for demolition in the 1950s, it was the united voices of Village residents that ultimately saved this unique library. The community's handwritten letters, ledgers, and other correspondence form an extensive archive, and over the last two years British multi-disciplinary artist Mark John Smith and Library Manager Frank Collerius have used the archive to…
Jefferson Market LibraryNYPL Supporters
Mon, May 8
@ 10 a.m.
Friends Double-Discount Week at The Library Shop
From Monday, May 1- Monday, May 8 visit The New York Public Library Shop in the Schwarzman Building on Fifth Avenue and 42nd Street or online to find unique gifts for everyone on your holiday shopping list - and support the Library at the same time. You'll find books for readers of all ages, NYPL jewelry and apparel, and much more Enjoy 20% off your purchases during Double-Discount Week when you you show your Friends membership card or use the special members discount code online. Contact t…
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Library ShopAdults
Tue, May 16
@ 6:30 p.m.
Author Talks
Journalism in the Age of Trump, Part 2
A second conversation on the shifting responsibilities, purposes, and even definitions of American journalism—part of a series of programs and podcasts celebrating the 30th anniversary of The New York Public Library’s Helen Bernstein Book Award for Excellence in Journalism. FEATURING PREVIOUS BERNSTEIN AWARD WINNERS Philip Gourevitch, staff writer at The New Yorker Katherine Boo, staff writer at The New Yorker Anand Giridharadas, writer and former New York Times columnist Missed the first c…
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Celeste AuditoriumAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Businesspeople,
College & Graduate Students,
NYPL Supporters,
Teachers,
K-12 Educators,
College/Graduate School Educators,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults,
Teachers
Mon, May 22
@ 6:30 p.m.
Invitation from the Apollo Circle: Rei Kawakubo/Comme des Garçons: Art of the In-Between
Young Lions are invited to a private curatorial presentation and viewing of Rei Kawakubo/Comme des Garçons: Art of the In-Between with Amanda Garfinkel, Senior Research Associate at The Costume Institute of The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Due to limited availability, this program is open to Young Lions members only. Monday, May 22 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. Get on the Wait List **Please note, this event is now at capacity. Active Young Lions may use the link above to register for the Wait Li…
Stephen A. Schwarzman BuildingNYPL Supporters
Thu, June 1
@ 7 p.m.
The Seventeenth Annual Young Lions Fiction Award
Honoring the best of today's young writers. Join us for cocktails, music, and mingling as we toast our five finalists and announce this year's winner. 2017 Young Lions Fiction Award Finalists: Clare Beams, We Show What We Have Learned Brit Bennett, The Mothers Nicole Dennis-Benn, Here Comes the Sun Kaitlyn Greenidge, We Love You Charlie Freeman Karan Mahajan, The Association of Small Bombs Judges: Amelia Gray, Susan Minot, Salvatore Scibona Thursday, June 1, 2017 7 p.m. Cockt…
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Celeste Bartos ForumNYPL Supporters