The Arts

Libraries & Readings


372 5th Ave., Brooklyn, NY 11215. 718-499-9884. Select from a wide range of programs, such as our Storytelling & Bookmaking workshop or a customized workshop. Field trips and workshops are now booked by lottery. Free.

Brooklyn Public Library, Central Library Learning Center

10 Grand Army Plaza, Brooklyn, NY 11238. 718-230-2100. To schedule a tour: 718-230-2232. Free.

Queens Central Library

89-11 Merrick Blvd., Jamaica, NY 11432. 718-990-0700. Guided Tours. Free.

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture

515 Malcolm X Blvd. at 135th St., New York, NY 10037. 212-491-2265. Sponsors programs, exhibitions and performances related to the history and culture of peoples of African descent. Fee.

The Scholastic Store - Book Factory

557 Broadway, New York, NY 10012. 212-343-6166. Reserve in advance. A Klutz Book Factory at the Store is available for classroom field trips and offers a learning workshop that provides cardboard, wire bindings, 3-D materials and other supplies so students can create their own books. Fee.