Get Started On Your Resolutions at George Bruce Library

George Bruce Library and NYPL have resources to help you learn new skills, meet reading goals, and much more.

Maggie Barrows
January 09, 2023

Start building new habits for the new year at George Bruce Library! Head to 518 West 125th Street to explore the books, learn new skills, connect with your community, and much more. 

George Bruce Library, and all NYPL locations, will be closed on January 16 in honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Day.

Upcoming Events

Open play time for children under 3 in the children's room is available from Monday to Saturday! Check hours available every day

Computer basics lessons for adults are back. Sign up in person or by calling 212-662-9727 to register for the one-on-one sessions on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Fridays at 12:15 pm, or for the open lab hour on Fridays at 2:00 pm.

— Planning to learn a new skill this year? Crochet & Chat in person on January 21 and 28 at 2:00 pm, and virtually on January 11 and 25 at 2:00 pm.

— Enjoy Family Storytime on Tuesdays at 12:30 pm.

Game on! Kids ages 5 and up can play board games on Tuesdays at 4:00 pm, video games on Wednesdays at 4:00 pm, and join the Lego club on Thursdays at 4:00 pm.

College prep: ask questions about college, work on your applications, learn about schools, and more at College and Career Pathways on Thursdays at 3:00 pm.

Practice your English with the English Conversation Group on January 10 and January 24 at 4:00 pm.

Job search: get up to speed on the fundamentals of job searching on January 18 at 2:00 pm.

Check the times for more recurring virtual and in-person events, such as open book discussion hours, lounge sessions for teens, ART hours for kids, chess clubs for adults and teens, and more on the George Bruce Library's event listings


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