Last week we were fortunate enough to spend a few minutes with Jack McEneny -- former state Assemblyman, unofficial Albany historian, and genuinely nice guy....
Visit us and find out everything your library has to offer! Renovations added a parking lot, and an expansion in the back included an elevator to make the place handicapped-accessible.
February 20, 2019 Adult Services. We need more public spaces like it. Architecturally, it reminds me of 19 Dove St at the corner of Washington which I believe used to be part of the Albany Library System as well.
Comments The renovations look great! Many thanks to all of the Albany Public Library supporters out there!
And we're going to miss you all so much. We'd really like you to take part in the conversation here at All Over Albany.
Thanks Paula! The new and renovated branch libraries are becoming true neighborhood destinations. Once you got inside, you didn't want to leave. The Howe Library.
This beautiful library is also now truly the gathering point for the South End. We're eliminating barriers to access at Albany Public Library! But alongside the glass walls and contemporary styling of most branches is a bit of old Albany: Named for an Albany school principal, the John A. Albany Public Library is Growing Readers!
Albany , architecture. Working on AOA over the past decade has been a life-changing experience for me and it's shaped the way I think about so many things.... She describes it as a welcoming place, full of stories that thrilled her imagination.
If winter ever gets its act together and drops more snow on us, there will be sidewalks to shovel. Astrophysics for People in a Hurry.NY Libraries: Fund Them Properly
And it turned out better than we could have... Built-in benches line the wall in the children's room. We're hosting several events honoring African American History! I vaguely remember the interior as being very elegant - when I was very little, there were some small art classes for children there.