Seward Park Library

Seward Park Library a Recipient of Capital Grant for 2016

Posted June 24, 2015 at 5:14 am

Yesterday morning, Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer announced the recipients of her office’s 2016 Capital grant awards. $30 million was awarded to, among others, 92 schools, 9 CUNY/SUNY campuses, 16 public parks, and 5 public libraries. Some of that cash investment is headed to the Lower East Side. Of particular note, is the inclusion of […]

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Seward Park Library Closing for ‘Branch Improvements’ Through the End of January

Posted January 12, 2015 at 5:10 am

Starting Wednesday, the Seward Park branch of the New York Public Library will temporarily close for a quick makeover. The month-long renovation project will address cosmetic issues within the century-old Lower East Side facility. We are told that modifications include replacing the floors, installing new furniture, and overall painting. All on the main level, as […]

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‘LES Heritage Film Series’ Returns with Unpublished Rebecca Lepkoff Photos

Posted October 7, 2013 at 10:21 am

The über-popular “LES Heritage Film Series” returns next Tuesday for its third season at the recently-landmarked Seward Park Library.  This first installment of the 2013-2014 program includes both a 16-millimeter film and photograph component. Legendary chronicler Rebecca Lepkoff will present a series of her prints from the streets of the Lower East Side between 1930 […]

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LPC Grants Landmark Status to Seward Park Library

Last modified June 26, 2013 at 9:19 am

The Landmarks Preservation Commission first decided it would hear the case for the Seward Park Library back in December.

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LPC Calendars Seward Park Library for April 2 Hearing

Posted March 25, 2013 at 6:18 am

As previously reported, the Seward Park branch of the New York Public Library is up for landmark consideration.

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LPC Calendars Bialystoker Nursing Home and Seward Park Library Calendared

Posted December 12, 2012 at 6:09 am

Bright and early yesterday morning, the Landmarks Preservation Commission voted to “calendar” applications for both the Bialystoker Nursing Home and the Seward Park Library.

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LPC Will Hear Cases for Bialystoker, Seward Park Library Landmarking

Posted December 10, 2012 at 6:48 am

The Landmarks Preservation Commission is holding its second public hearing of December tomorrow morning for a new crop of landmark considerations

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LES Heritage Film Series Returns to Seward Park Library with “Desperately Seeking Susan”

Posted November 20, 2012 at 11:19 am

It’s the third Tuesday of November, so you know what that means.

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Lower East Side Heritage Film Series: Jarmusch’s “Permanent Vacation”

Posted June 19, 2012 at 11:19 am

Even though season 2 of the original LES Heritage Film Series concluded last week, its monthly 80s spinoff screening continues tonight with the work of a cult icon.

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Lower East Side Heritage Film Series Ends 2nd Season Tonight

Posted June 5, 2012 at 11:29 am

The second successful season of the Lower East Side Heritage Film Series draws to a close tonight.

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