Park Slope Library - Community Directory

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

Emergency Numbers:

Police
Police Precinct #78
718 636-641
65 6th Ave.

Fire Department
#78 Precinct-Squad #1
65 6th Ave.
(718) 636-6411
(718) 636-1700 or 911(to report fire)

Post Office
Van Brunt Station
272 Ninth St.
(718) 768-8589

Sanitation
District #6
127 2nd Ave.
(718) 768-5795
Pick Up days-Tues.& Fri.(early AM)
Recycling Day- every other Tues.(6th-13th Street)
Monday (5th Ave.& 9th Street)

Medical
New York Methodist Hospital
6th St. and 7th Ave.
(718) 780-3000 (general info.)
(718) 780-3010 (patient info.)
Park Slope Volunteer Ambulance Corp.
501 6th Ave.
Emergency Dispatch
(718)832-3333

Pharmacy
CVS Pharmacy
341 9th St.
(718)499-3332
Neergaard Pharmacy (open 24 hours)
454 5th Ave.
(718) 768-0600

Laboratory
Methodist Hospital
(718) 780-3000
Lab Corp. of America
456 5th Ave. Bet. 9th and 10th St.
(718)369-4507

Schools:

Public School
Community School District #15
P.S.10 (Pre-5th)
511 7th Ave.
(718 330-9290

Public School
P.S. 39 (pre K -5th grade)
417 6th Ave.
(718) 330-9310

Public School
P.S. 107
1301 8th Ave.
(718) 330-9340
(pre-5th)

Public School
P.S. 124
515 4th Ave.
(718) 330-9320
(pre-5th)

Public School
P.S. 321
180 7th Ave.
(718)330-9395

Public School
P.S. 369 (Special Ed)
383 State St.
(718)852-1701

Public School
Middle Schools
M.S. 51
350 5th Ave.
(718)330-9315
M.S. 88
544 7th Ave.
(718) 330-9325
John Jay High School
237 7th Ave.
(718) 788-1514

Private School
Berkeley Carroll School
181 Lincoln Place
(middle-upper grades)
712 Carroll St.
(718) 789-6060 x213 (upper school)
(718) 638-1703 (lower school)
Beth Elohim Day School
Garfield Pl. & 8th Ave.
(718) 768-3814) x254
Bishord Ford High School
500 19th St.
(718)965-6400
Holy Name Roman Catholic (boys)
241 Prospect park West
(718) 857-3341/3474
Montessori School of New York
105 8th Ave.
(718) 857-3341/3474
Park Slope Christian Academy
98 5th Ave.
(718) 638-9363
Poly-Prep Woodward school
50 Prospect Park West
(718) 768-1103
St. Augustine-St. Xavier
763 President St.
(718)857-2559
St. Savior's Elementary School
701 8th Ave.
(718) 768-8000
St. Saviour High School
590 6th St.
(718) 768-4406
St. Thomas Aquinas
211 8th Ave.
(718) 768-9007

Daycare/ Preschool
Beansprouts Nursery School
410 6th Ave. and 454 6th Ave.
(718) 965-8573
Berkeley Carroll School
712 Carroll St.
(718) 638-1703
Children's Day Camp
701 Carroll St.
(718)638-1703
Children's House of Park Slope
421 7th Ave.
(718) 499-5667
Mission of Today World of Children
298 6th Ave.
(718) 768-4203
Montessori School of New York
105-109 8th Ave.
(718) 857-3341/3474
Montessori Peaceable School
33 7th Ave.
638-1614
OTSAR Early Childhood Center
2324 West. 13th St.
(718) 399-0397 (special needs)
Park Slope Child Care Collective
186 St. John St.
(718) 399-0397
Park Slope Toddler Center
446 6th Ave.
(718) 965-8573 (office of Bean and Special Sprouts)
Beth Elohim Nursery School
169-170 8th Ave.
(718)499-6208
Sunshine Play School
828 President St.
(718) 636-9702
YMCA Day Care
357 9th St.
(718) 768-7100
Huggs-A-Day School
763 President St.
(718) 230-5255
Berkeley-Carroll Childcare
515 6th St.
(718) 768-4873

Daycare/ Preschool
Chai Tots Preschool
70 Prospect Park West
Brooklyn, NY 11215
http://www.chaitotspreschool.com
718 499 0836

Adult Education
Brooklyn College
Adult & Continuing Ed.
Bedford Ave. & Campus Road
(718 951-5184
John Jay School
237 7th Ave.
(718) 788-1514 (Night program)
Justiceworks Community Job Traing for Women
1012 8th Ave.
(718) 499-6704
Open Book
421 5th Ave.
(718) 965-9473
 

Social Services:

Social Services
Brooklyn Public Library's Education & Job Information Center
(see Web Page Link)

The Arab-American Family Support Center
150 Court St. 3rd Floor
Brooklyn, NY 11201
(718) 643-8000 x19
Contact: Stephanie Harad
Offer Literacy, ESOL, and Civics classes for adults

Social Services
MEDICAL CENTERS

Park Slope Family Health Center of Lutheran Medical Group
220 13the St. (between 4th & 5th)
(718)832-5980
WIC (women,infants and children) Program
(718)832-5986

GROUP HOMES

Good Shepherd Group Homes
262 9th St
Brooklyn,NY 11215

Jacquelin Hernandez Adult Day Health Center
At Cobble Hill Nursing Home,Inc.
380 Henry St
(718)855-2050

Juvenile Non-Secure Detention
114 6th Avenue
Brooklyn,NY 11215

Pius XII Group Care Residence
114 the Avenue
Brooklyn,NY 11215

SENIOR CITIZENS

55+ Club
611 8th Ave
(718)768-4055

Golden Age Club of St Francis Xavier
763 President St
(718)857-5391

Park Slope Geriatric Day Center
199 14th St
(718)499-7701

Park Slope Senior Center
463 7th St
(718)832-3726

Prospect Hill Senior Center
(718)499-9574

Raices (Roots)(Hispanic)
30 Third Ave.
(718)643-0232

Senior Citizen Home Assistance Program
121 6th Ave, Suite 1501
(212)431-9700

YOUTH ORGANIZATIONS

Children and Youth Development Services
421 5th Ave (718)768-9700
441 4th Ave (718)788-4800

Project Reach Youth
199 14th St
671 5th Ave
(718)768-0778
Services for at-risk low income youth (ages 3-21)

HUMAN SERVICES

Brooklyn Aids Task Force
502 Bergen St.
(718)622-2910

Park Slope Christian Help Inc.
200 4th Ave
(718)237-2962
Soup kitchen and used clothes

Confederation Organizations Hispannas de Park Slope
686 6th Ave
Brooklyn,NY 11215

Good Shepherd Services
237 7th Ave (718)768-5315
441 4th Ave (718)788-0666
462 4th Ave (718)788-8897

Brooklyn Aids Task Force
502 Bergen St
(718)622-2910

Women in Self Help
421 5th Ave
(718)768-9700

Juvenile Non-Secure Detention
114 6th Avenue
Brooklyn,NY 11215

Park Slope Women's Center(in Armory 14th St)
1402 8th Avenue
(718)832-0506 or 0507

SHELTERS

Battered Women Park Slope Safe Home Project
P.O. Box 429
Van Brunt Station,NY 11215
(718)499-2151

Battered Women's Shelter (in Armory 14th & 15th St)
1402 8th Avenue
(718)832-0506 or 0507

SPECIAL NEEDS FACILITIES

Juvenile Diabetes Foundation
332 9th St
(718)965-0095

Civic and Merchant Groups:

Civic Association
Park Slope Civic Council
514 12th St.
(718)832-8227
5th Ave. Merchant Association
647 5th Ave.
Park Slope Chamber of Commerce
119 7th Ave.
(718) 789-1659

Community:

Community Board
CB #6
250 Baltic St.
Bklyn, N.Y. 11201
(718) 643-3027
Chair: Jerry Armer
District Manager: Craig Hammerman
Other Branches Served by CB #6: Carroll Gardens;Red Hook;Pacific

Polling Place
New York City Board of Elections
1 800-FOR-VOTE
(212) 868-3692

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
Prospect Park
Info. (718)965-8999
Special Events (718)965-8913
Wollman Skating Rink (718)282-1226
Wildlife Center (718) 399-7339
Tennis Center(718)438-1200
Boat Rentals (718)282-7789
Volunteers
(718)965-8960
Brooklyn Center for Urban Environment(BCUE) (718)788-8549

Religion:

Houses of Worship
Park Slope Jewish Center
1320 8th Ave.
(718) 768-1453
Egalitarian/Conservative

Congregation Beth Elohim
Garfield & 8th Ave.
(718) 768-3814
Reform
Congregation B'nai jacob
8th Ave. & 14th St.
(718) 965-0298
Modern Orthodox

Brooklyn Ethical Culture Society
53 Prospect Park West
(718) 768-2972

Chabad of Park Slope
70 Prospect Park West
Brooklyn, NY 11215
http://www.chabadparkslope.com
718 965 9836

Houses of Worship
All Saints Episcopal Church
7th Ave. & 7th St.
(718) 768-1156
Brooklyn Tabernacle
290 Flatbush Ave.
(718) 783-0942
Mission for Today
298 6th Ave.
(718) 768-4203
Park Slope Community Church
251 12th St. (bet. 4th and 5th Ave.)
(718)965-1582
Park Slope United Methodist Church
6th Ave. & 8th St.
(718) 768-3093
St. Augustine's Roman Catholic Church
116 6th Ave.
(718) 783-3132
Holy Name Roman Catholic Church
245 prospect Park West
(718) 768-3071
Kimisis Theotokou(Greek Orthodox)
224 18th St.
(718)788-0152
St. Savior Roman Catholic Church
611 8th Ave.
St. Thomas Aquinas Roman Catholic Church
249 9th St. (4th Ave.)
(718) 768-9471
Old First Reformed Church
126 7th Ave.
(718) 638-830
St. John-St. Matthew Emanuel Lutheran Church
283 Prospect Ave.
(718) 768-0528

Special Events:

Yearly Events
5th Ave. Fair-Early June
7th Ave. Fair-late June
Halloween Parade Oct. 31
Annual Blood Drive-November
You Gotta Have Park-Mid June