Our Events

Special Event

The 2023-2024 New York City Book Awards Ceremony

Thursday, May 2, 2024 - 6:00 PM | Members' Room (6:00 PM reception for members and guests, RSVP required) and Livestream (6:30 PM, open to all) | free of charge

The Library honors this year's New York City Book Awards winners at a reception and presentation. Light refreshments are offered at 6:00 PM, with the presentation of awards beginning at 6:30 PM.

Limited space is available for members at the in-person ceremony. To register, contact the Events Office.

This year's winners and more general information can be found here.

The 2023-2024 New York City Book Awards are generously underwritten by Ellen M. Iseman. The 2023-2024 Hornblower Award is generously underwritten by Jenny Lawrence.

At or shortly after 6:30 PM, the live video will be available below. For best results, click on "Watch on YouTube" within the video frame to watch it directly on YouTube.