Announcing Our Fall Events!

The Library is delighted to announce its full lineup of fall events. Skim through these highlights or click here to browse the complete newsletter.

Registration is required for all events unless otherwise stated. See the newsletter page for any event for full details and registration information.


Exhibitions | Performances | Special Events | Conversations | Poetry | Lectures | Seminars | Technology | The Writing Life | Children's/YA Events



The New York World of Willa Cather

Opening Reception
October 23

Plus members' favorite books - full listings here.


Exhibition Performance: Nancy Harrow, Lost Lady
November 12

The Eleventh Hour, a new play by Cathy Tempelsman
October 2

AMP, a new play by Jody Christopherson
October 29

Click here for full listings.

Special Events

Latino Genre Writers: Diversity in Mystery, Science Fiction, and Horror
September 17

An Evening with David Ives
October 30

Plus elite sommeliers and more - full listings here.


Angela P. Dodson and Brooke Kroeger, Remember the Ladies, and Don't Forget the Gentlemen
September 28

Gretchen Rubin and Bruce Handy, Wild Things and The Four Tendencies
December 7

Click here for full listings.


Mary Stewart Hammond, Entering History
October 16


Erica Wagner, Chief Engineer: Washington Roebling, the Man Who Built the Brooklyn Bridge
September 19

Jeannette Watson, It's My Party: A Memoir
October 18

Plus James Fenimore Cooper, Hemingway, yoga history - full listings here.


Linda Winston, Letters: Exploring the Art and Practice of Corresponding
beginning September 27

Exhibition Seminar: James Kraft, Willa Cather in New York
beginning October 4

Plus Milton, Samuel Butler, Trollope - full listings here.


One-on-One Tech Sessions
beginning October 3

The Writing Life

Live from the Library
October 26

Workshop: The Art of Reading: How to Read Like a Writer with Daphne Merkin
beginning October 3

Daytime Talk Series: Learning from Criticism, Rejection, and Failure with Jonathan F. Putnam
October 10

Plus Prompt sessions, diverse books, finding the right words, and more - full listings here.

Children's/Young Adult

Carol Weston, Speed of Life
November 9

Peter Sís, Robinson
November 29

Plus storytelling and more - full listings here.