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4 Things for You to Do in New York City's Neighborhoods This Week

African literature, Cinco De Mayo and Scottish actor Alan Cumming are on our radar this week.

Jamaica »

Queens Library Fills Void After Closure of City's Last Sheet Music Store

The library features the largest circulating collection of sheet music in the city.  

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6 Things For You to Do in New York City's Neighborhoods This Weekend

Revisit a classic Depeche Mode album, visit the New Museum's Triennial and explore Tom Wolfe's archives.

Jamaica »

Library Cards Are Connecting Queens Residents to Wi-Fi

Cardholders can now check out Wi-Fi devices at several branches, including Jamaica and Forest Hills.

Bed-Stuy »

Brooklyn Libraries Loan Out Free Wi-Fi Hot Spots

Cardholders can get Internet access at home for up to one year with the library's mobile hot spots.

Midtown »

Where to Watch Classic and Favorite Films in NYC this Week

We show you where to catch movies every day of the week.

East Harlem »

East Harlem's Aguilar Library to Close for Six Months

The library on 174 East 110th Street will close on November 3, while its HVAC system is upgraded.

Ditmas Park »

Who Used to Live in Your Apartment? Here's How to Check

New York's librarians share tips on how to research your home's past.

Flushing »

Get Out and Do This: Smorgasburg and a Talk by Malcolm Gladwell

The week's most interesting events are here for you in one handy guide.

Midtown »

Stop Building Towers That Darken Central Park, Locals and Officials Say

Attendees of a packed public forum called for new zoning regulations and a moratorium on skyscrapers.

Midtown »

Open Forum Welcomes Debate on Skyscrapers Rising Near Central Park

The Wednesday night panel will address infrastructure, landmarks and shadows cast by the giant towers.

Upper West Side »

Get Out and Do This: Beer Week, Johnny Cash's Guitar and the Real Pooh Bear

The week's most exciting events are here for you in one handy guide.

Jamaica »

Stringer Plans to Audit All of City's Public Libraries

The comptroller announced the audit Wednesday, amid a controversy over the Queens Library's spending.

Midtown »

Get Out And Do This: Holiday Trivia, Gainsbourg and Group Guitar

The week's most exciting events are here for you in one handy guide.

Midtown »

NYPL Hosts 'Scary Stories' for Grown-Ups at Fifth Ave. Branch

Listen to readings of Shirley Jackson's "The Lottery" and Stephen King's "The Boogeyman" at 7 p.m.