Harlem River Houses Public Library Branch Tabbed For Expansion

screen_shot_2016-10-27_at_13617_pm-1477589814-8710The Macomb’s Bridge branch of the New York Public Library — located within the Harlem River Houses — has about a fourth as much seating space as a subway car. Continue Reading →

The Poet Kevin Young New Director Of Schomburg Center

kevin young2The poet and scholar Kevin Young has been named director of the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture in Harlem, a division of the New York Public Library and a leading repository for archival materials relating to African and African-American life, history and culture. Continue Reading →

Brewer Ok’s $26 Mil In School Awards From Harlem To Hollis

gale BrewerManhattan Borough President Gale A. Brewer today announced a slate of capital funding awards supporting the borough’s schools, parks, libraries, and community-based nonprofit organizations. Continue Reading →

Spring 2016 Harlem Adult Education Conference – Request for Workshop Proposals

total equity now in harlemAre you a Harlem-based adult-education instructor, learner, program administrator, or researcher? Continue Reading →

NYU’s Dr. Suzanne C. Carothers At The Harlem Adult Education Conference

hqdefaultDr. Suzanne C. Carothers is the key note speaker at the Total Equity Now’s Harlem Adult Education Conference on May 1st, 2015 at Teachers College, Columbia University in Harlem, NY. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Melba Moore Talks On Broadway Black Box (video)

melba moore talksMore, more, more! Harlem diva Melba Moore sat down in March with host of Broadway Black Box, Andrew Shade at the Schomburg Center to talk about her journey in theatre, music, the book Black Broadway and of course more. Continue Reading →