Brooklyn Public Library

Brooklyn Public Library

Brooklyn, Iowa, United States
Brooklyn United States

The Brooklyn Public Library (BPL) is the public library system of the borough of Brooklyn, in New York City. It is the fifth largest public library system in the United States. Wikipedia

Brooklyn Public Library
Brooklyn, Iowa, United States
Brooklyn United States

The Brooklyn Public Library (BPL) is the public library system of the borough of Brooklyn, in New York City. It is the fifth largest public library system in the United States. Wikipedia

Jul 31, 9:28 AM

You''re a wizard, Harry! We''re celebrating Harry Potter and J.K. Rowling''s birthday today starting at noon at Central Library''s Youth Wing. Swing by for a day of wand making, spellbook inscribing, fortune telling and more! The event will culminate in a dramatic reading of scenes from Cursed Child by librarians and volunteers! #acciobooks

Jul 28, 0:40 PM

Sneakers for Social Justice: The Capsule Collection is a showcase of the iconic ""Chuck Taylor"" All-Star Converse sneakers specially customized by local high school students who saw art as a tool for social justice and youth empowerment. The students explored social justice issues (personal to them or experienced by others) and creatively translated their viewpoints, ideas and opinions onto the sneakers using a variety of mediums. Check out the sneakers on display in Central Library''s Youth Wing, and see our Stories for a close-up of the kids'' amazing work!

Jul 27, 11:03 AM

For today''s #tbt, we pay tribute to the Kosciuszko Bridge, which was dismantled on Wednesday. Fun fact: there''s no definitive way to pronounce Kosciuszko, so whatever you''ve been saying is probably right! Learn more about the bridge by checking out @brooklyncollection''s blog post visit the link the bio!

Jul 26, 2:56 PM

Today''s #wednesdaywisdom, courtesy of Central Library''s majestic front gate. A much-needed reminder that an open book can open many doors.