Seward Park Library
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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.
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.
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
Posted November 20, 2012 at 11:19 am
It’s the third Tuesday of November, so you know what that means.
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.
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.