The Library After Hours: Pride

Join the Stephen A. Schwarzman Building for the city’s most cerebral happy hour.

Celebrate World Pride at the Library! Explore the history of LGBTQ civil rights following the 1969 Stonewall Riots through the Library’s exhibition Love & Resistance: Stonewall 50, plus enjoy curator talks, readings by special guests, a literary drag show, and more. 

The Library After Hours Pride edition will include:

  • After hours access to the Library’s exhibition Love & Resistance: Stonewall 50, featuring photographs, documents, ephemera, and more that illustrate the themes of nightlife, love, activism, and the queer press.
  • Curator talks with Jason Baumann
  • A literary drag show
  • Photographer Naima Green discusses her project, “Pursuit”
  • Readings by special guests from the Library’s vast LGBTQ archives
  • 16mm films
  • Games, coloring, and puzzles
  • DJ
  • ​Food & drinks available for purchase

21+ | ID required | #NYPLafterhours











When: Fri., Jun. 21, 2019 at 7:00 pm
Where: New York Public Library—Stephen A. Schwarzman Building
476 Fifth Ave.
917-275-6975
Price: Pay-what-you-wish; $15 suggested
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Join the Stephen A. Schwarzman Building for the city’s most cerebral happy hour.

Celebrate World Pride at the Library! Explore the history of LGBTQ civil rights following the 1969 Stonewall Riots through the Library’s exhibition Love & Resistance: Stonewall 50, plus enjoy curator talks, readings by special guests, a literary drag show, and more. 

The Library After Hours Pride edition will include:

  • After hours access to the Library’s exhibition Love & Resistance: Stonewall 50, featuring photographs, documents, ephemera, and more that illustrate the themes of nightlife, love, activism, and the queer press.
  • Curator talks with Jason Baumann
  • A literary drag show
  • Photographer Naima Green discusses her project, “Pursuit”
  • Readings by special guests from the Library’s vast LGBTQ archives
  • 16mm films
  • Games, coloring, and puzzles
  • DJ
  • ​Food & drinks available for purchase

21+ | ID required | #NYPLafterhours

Buy tickets/get more info now