Homecrest Library - Community Directory

Some Brooklyn Public Library locations will be closed on Friday, April 18 for Good Friday. See the list of open library locations.

 

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

Emergency Numbers:

Police
61st Precinct
2575 Coney Island Avenue
Brooklyn, New York 11223
Front Desk: 718-627-6611
Commander: Vincent Stella

Fire Department
Engine 254 and Ladder 153,
901 Avenue U., 718-965-8254

Post Office
Homecrest Branch
2302 Ave. U
Brooklyn, NY 11229
718-891-7533

Sanitation
District 15, 718-743-6868

Medical
Coney Island Hospital
2601 Ocean Parkway
Brooklyn, NY 11235
718-616-3000

Pharmacy
Goodyear Pharmacy
2584 Coney Island Avenue
718-998-4205
 

Schools:

Public School
P.S. 153, The Homecrest School of Music
1970 Homecrest Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11229
Principal: Carl Santamaria
718-375-4484

Private School
Ahi Ezer Yeshiva (PreK-8)
2433 Ocean Parkway
Brooklyn, NY 11235
Principal: Ms. Friedman
718-648-6100

Windmill Montessori(pre-K-8);
1317 Avenue T
Brooklyn, NY 11229
Principal: Liza Hertzberg
718-375-7973

Brooklyn Chinese Christian Church
2287 E15th Street
Brooklyn, NY 11229
718-934-2346
Pastor: Milton Eng
Director: Julie Zhu

Brooklyn Amity School
2727 Coney Island Avenue
Brooklyn, NY
(718) 891-6100

Our Lady of Grace Catholic School
385 Avenue W
Brooklyn, NY
(718) 375-2081

Daycare/ Preschool
Ahi Ezer Yeshiva (PreK-8)
2433 Ocean Parkway
Brooklyn, NY 11235
Principal: Ms. Friedman
718-648-6100

Windmill Montessori(pre-K-8);
1317 Avenue T
Brooklyn, NY 11229
718-375-7973
Principal: Liza Hertzberg

Brooklyn Chinese Christian Church
2287 E15th Street
Brooklyn, NY 11229
718-934-2346
Pastor: Milton Eng
Director: Julie Zhu

Ms.H. Daycare & Preschool
(718) 616-2301

College/ University
Kingsborough Community College, Rm C124
2001 Oriental Blvd.
(718) 332-3008 fax (718) 648-7232

Adult Education
Kingsborough Community College
2001 Oriental Blvd.
Brooklyn, NY
(718) 332-6900

Social Services:

Social Services
Catholic Charities Dioceses of Brooklyn
2341 Coney Island Avenue, Brooklyn 11223
(Short-term counseling, information and
referrals).

 

Civic and Merchant Groups:

Civic Association
Madison Marine Civic Association
P.O. Box 432
Brooklyn, New York 11229.

Sephardic Community Center
1901 Ocean Parkway,
Brooklyn, New York 11223
Director: Mike Witkes

718-627-4300
 

Community:

Community Board
Community Board #15
Kingsborough Community College
2001 Oriental Boulevard
Brooklyn, New York 11235
(718) 332-3008
e-mail - bklcb15@verizon.net
webpage: http://www.nyc.gov/brooklyncb15
Chair: Theresa Scavo
District Manager: Pearl Burg

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
 

Recreation:

Park
William F. Kelly Memorial Park (Avenue S between E. 8th and E. 14th);
Mellett Playground (Avenue V between E. 13th and E. 14th).

Religion:

Houses of Worship
Catholic Charities Dioceses of Brooklyn
2341 Coney Island Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11223
(no telephone).

Beach Haven Synagogue
723 Avenue Z
Brooklyn, NY 11223
718-375-5200

Young Israel of Avenue U
2119 Homecrest Avenue
718-375-6942

St. Marks Roman Catholic Church
2609 East 19th Street
718-891-3100
Pastor: Joseph Grimaldi

Our Lady Of Grace Roman Catholic Church
430 Avenue W
718-627-2020
Pastor: Thomas Leach

Brooklyn Chinese Christian Church
2287 East 15th Street
718-934-2346
Pastor: Milton Eng
Director: Julie Zhu