Brooklyn Heights Library - Community Directory

All Brooklyn Public Library locations will be closed on Sunday, April 20 for Easter Sunday.

Emergency Numbers:
Police
84th Precinct
301 Gold Street
(718) 875-6811
 
Fire Department
Engine 205, Ladder 118
74 Middagh St

Engine 207, Ladder 110,
172 Tillary St
Engine 224
274 Hicks St

 
Post Office
G.P.O. Main Branch
271 Cadman Plaza East
(718)834-3000
 
Sanitation
Sanitation Department
District Office
Brooklyn North 2
465 Hamilton Avenue
(718) 768-4105
Pick-up Days: Mon, Wed, and Fri
Recycle Days: Wed
 
Medical
Long Island College Hospital
339 Hicks Street
(718) 780-1000
 
Pharmacy
Duane Reade Drugs
44 Court Street
(718)852-1082
 
 
Schools:
Public School
 
Region 8
Carmen Farina,Regional Superintendent
Community School District 13
131 Livingston Street
(718) 935-3900

The Brooklyn International HS
49 Flatbush Avenue Extension, 4th Fl
(718) 643-9315

Freedom Academy HS
116 Nassau Street
(718) 694-8357

George Westinghouse Vocational & Technical HS
105 Tech Place
(718) 625-6130

P.S. 8 Robert Fulton School (K-6)
37 Hicks Street
(718) 834-6740

Science Skills Center HS
49 Flatbush Avenue Extension, 1st Fl
(718) 243-9413

 
Private School
 
Argyrios Fantis Parochial School (Pre-K-8)
195 State Street
Tel.: (718) 624-0501

Brooklyn Friends School (Pre-K-12)
375 Pearl St
(718) 852-1029

Brooklyn Heights Montessori School (Pre-K-8)
185 Court Street
(718) 858-5103

EXPLORE Charter School
250 Jay Street
(718)858-7339
Grades K-5

Mary McDowell Center for Learning
20 Bergen St
(718) 625-3939
Special education for children aged 5-ll with learning disabilities

Packer Collegiate Institute
(Pre-K - 12)
170 Joralemon St
(718) 875-6644

St. Ann's School (Pre-K - 12)
129 Pierrepont St
(718) 522-1660

St. Charles Borromeo
21 Sidney Place
(718) 625-1177

 
Daycare/ Preschool
 
The Children's Room
131 Hicks St
(718) 624-0386

Gan-Playgroup
Brooklyn Heights Synagogue
131 Remsen St
(718) 522-2070

Brooklyn Heights Montessori School
185 Court Street
(718) 858-5100

Grace Church School
254 Hicks St
(718) 624-4030

Innovative Learning Center
(Infant-5 years old)
50 Monroe Place
(718) 624-7520

Just Wee Two
(14 mos-3 1/2 years old)
Congregation Mount Sinai
250 Cadman Plaza West
(516) 433-0003 or
(800) 404-2204

Kiddie Korner
117 Remsen St
(718) 596-4840
Jewish Preschool for children 6 months through 5 years

Plymouth Church School
75 Hicks St
(718) 624-9385

 
 College /University
 
Brooklyn Law School
250 Joralemon St
(718) 625-2200

CUNY New York City College of Technology
300 Jay St
(718) 260-5000

Polytechnic University
333 Jay St
(718) 260-3600

St. Francis College
180 Remsen St
(718) 522-2300

 
Adult Education
 
Brooklyn Bureau of Community Service
285 Schermerhorn St
(718) 310-5600

Brooklyn Learning Center
142 Joralemon Street
(718) 935-0400

CUNY New York City College of Technology
Division of Continuing Education
300 Jay St
(718) 260-5757

 
 
Social Services:
Social Services
BFFY St.Charles Jubilee Senior center
55 Pierrepont Street
Brooklyn, N.Y. 11201
(718) 855-0326

Brooklyn Heights Center for Counseling
142 Joralemon St., Suite 4CD
Brooklyn, N.Y. 11201
(718) 935-9313

Brooklyn Legal Services Corp.
105 Court St.
Brooklyn, N.Y. 11201
(718) 237-5500

Brooklyn Psychiatric Center, Inc.
189 Montague St., Suite 418
Brooklyn, N.Y. 11201
(718) 875-5625

Catholic Charities of Brooklyn
Brooklyn West Family Center
191 Joralemon St.
Brooklyn, N.Y. 11201
(718)722-6002

Community Counseling & Mediation
185 Montague St.
Brooklyn, N.Y. 11201
(718) 802-0666

Heights and Hill Community Council Services
160 Montague Street
Brooklyn, N.Y. 11201
(718)596-8789

 
 
Civic and Merchant Groups:
Civic Association
Brooklyn Bridge Park Coaliton
334 Furman St.
(718) 802-0603

Brooklyn Heights Association
Alexandra Bowie , President
55 Pierrepont Street
(718) 858-9193
www.TheBHA.org

 
 
Community:
Community Board
Community Board No. 2
350 Jay Street, 8th Floor
Brooklyn, N.Y. 11201-2908
(718) 596-5410
Fax: (718) 852-1461
Chair - Ms. Shirley A. McRae
District Manager - Mr. Robert Perris
Other Branches Served: Business Library, Clinton Hill, Walt Whitman
 
Polling Place
To register to vote or to find your polling place call 212 Vote-NYC (212-868-3692)or visit http://www.vote.nyc.ny.us/index.jsp
 
 
Recreation:
Park
Brooklyn Heights Promenade

Columbus Park, Cadman Plaza and Tillary Street

Empire-Fulton Ferry State Park

Harry Chapin Park
Columbia Hts, Middagh, Cranberry & Willow Sts

Pierrepont Playground
Brooklyn Heights Promenade, Pierrepont Pl, Montague St

 
 
Religion:
Houses of Worship
Assumption of the
Blessed Virgin Mary Church
55 Cranberry St
(718) 625-1161

Brooklyn Heights Synagogue (Reform)
131 Remsen St
(718) 522-2070

Congregation B'Nai Avraham (Orthodox)
117 Remsen St
(718) 802-1827

Congregation Mount Sinai (Conservative)
250 Cadman Plaza West
(718) 875-9129

Danish Seaman's Church
102 Willow St
(718) 875-0042

First Presbyterian Church
124 Henry St
(718) 624-3770

First Unitarian Church
50 Monroe Place
(718) 624-5466

Grace Church
254 Hicks St
(718) 624-1850

Mt. Calvary Bible Baptist Church
124 Henry St
(718) 777-3088

Our Lady of Lebanon Maronite Cathedral
113 Remsen St
(718) 624-7228

Plymouth Church of the Pilgrims (Congregational)
Orange and Hicks Streets
(718) 624-4743

St. Ann's and the Holy Trinity Church
122 Montague St
(718) 875-6960

St. Charles Borromeo Church
21 Sidney Place
(718) 625-1177

St. Constantine & Helen Cathedral
64 Schermerhorn St
(718) 624-0595

Zion German Evangelical Lutheran Church
125 Henry St
(718) 625-2276

 
 
Special Events:
Yearly Events
Atlantic Antic Street Festival
Third or last Sunday in September
Sponsored by the Atlantic Avenue Local Development Corporation
(718) 875-8993

Brooklyn Friends School Crafts Fair
December 6
Held on Pearl St./Willoughby St.
(718) 852-1029

Cranberry Street Fair
Third Saturday in October
(718) 522-4969

Kids Day
1st Thursday in June
Sponsored by the Rotunda Gallery, 33 Clinton St.

Montague Street Arts Festival
Usually held in October on Montague St. between Hicks and Court St.
Sponsored by the Brooklyn Heights Association

Plymouth Church Yankee Fair
November 15, 10-3 P.M. at 75 Hicks St.
(718) 624-4743

Plymouth Church Yankee Gala
November 15, 6:30-10:00 P.M. at 75 Hicks St.
(718) 624-4743