Brooklyn Heights Library

Mon 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Tue 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Wed 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Thu 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Fri 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Sat 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Sun closed
Brooklyn Heights Library
280 Cadman Plaza West at Tillary St.
Brooklyn, NY 11201
718-623-7100

Library Information


Brooklyn Public Library is committed to providing a high level of service to the Brooklyn Heights neighborhood. For more information about our plans for the Brooklyn Heights Library, please see: Building a Better Brooklyn Heights Library

 

In 1857, the Mercantile Library Association of the City of Brooklyn established a library in this neighborhood, succeeded by the Brooklyn Public Library. In 1991 the Cadman Plaza West building underwent extensive renovations, which added a new auditorium and other space.

 

 

                            

 

 

 

 

 
 
 
 
    
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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  All Children's programming will be on Spring Break from April 21st until May 1 ,2014, with the exception of our Chess Club.

First Five Years Story Time:   Each story session may be full.  This program includes sessions below:

Babies and Books: Tuesdays, 1:30 and 2:00  p.m. 

Disco Time with Yoni , Tues. May 6 @ 10:45 a.m. & May 20 @ 10:45 a.m. . Ages 0-4. 

 Toddler Storytime: Wednesdays at 10:45 and 11:15 a.m. 

Every Thursday @ 2:30 p.m. Pre-K Stories. Ages 3-5.

Every Thursday @ 4:00 p.m. Explore & Create. Ages 4+.

Friday May 9 & May 23 @ 3:30 p.m. Family Film Friday . All ages.

Family Story & Play Sat. May 17 @ 11 a.m. A special Bike the Branches program.

Free tickets required BEFORE each storytime session available at 2nd floor Youth Services Information Desk.

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Game On / Chess: Wednesdays at 3:30 until 4:45 p.m..** Ages 4+.

**Please speak with the Chessmaster regarding registration.

Teen Time @ Brooklyn Heights Library

Wii Gaming , Board Games and much more.

1st & 3rd Fridays of each month , 2nd floor auditorium

4:00 to 5:00 p.m..

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The Friends of Brooklyn Heights Book Sale is now ongoing , Friday at  12:00 to 2:00 p.m. Please bring gently used books and other materials for future sale during these hours only. Thank You.

Branch Contact Person: Uldis A. Skrodelis
Directions:
Subway
2 Subway Line3 Subway Line4 Subway Line5 Subway LineA Subway LineC Subway LineF Subway LineR Subway Line
2 Train to Borough Hall at Court Street & Montague Street
3 Train to Borough Hall at Court Street & Montague Street
4 Train to Borough Hall/Court Street at Joralemon Street
5 Train to Borough Hall/Court Street
A Train to Jay St/Borough Hall - Fulton Mall
C Train to Jay St/Borough Hall - Fulton Mall
F Train to Jay St/Borough Hall - Fulton Mall
R Train to Court Street
Bus

B25 to Montague & Court Street
B26 to Montague & Court Street
B38 to Montague & Court Street
B41 to Montague & Court Street
B51 City Hall to Court Street & Cadman Plaza
B52 to Montague & Court Street

B57 to Livingston Street
B65 to Jay Street
B67 to Jay Street

 

Get directions from Google or HopStop.
Wheelchair Accessible:
Fully accessible
Program & Events:
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Technology Available:

Adult room - 6 computers
Juvenile room - 6 computers
Free WiFi available building-wide

Internet & WiFi: Yes - WiFi info
Building Facts:

2 Floors
Constructed 1962
Renovated 1991

Multilingual Materials: Arabic, Chinese, French, Russian, Spanish
Meeting Rooms:

Yes, one auditorium , one smaller meeting space.
Contact library for reservations and policy.

Copy Machines: Yes
Restrooms: Yes
Bicycle Rack: Yes
Off Hours Book Drop: Yes
Friends Group:

Friends of Brooklyn Heights - Deborah Hallen, President

If you would like to join this group, please contact the branch staff or email friends@brooklynpubliclibrary.org

For more Friends information visit the Friends page.

You can like Brooklyn Heights Library Friends on Facebook too!