5 Things: Brooklyn Public Library Has a New Logo

What you need to know, pre-coffee.

1. It's official: The school bus strike will begin on Wednesday morning. Click here to review the city's plan for helping those affected get to school.

2. Have a singing voice that's destined to impress? You're in luck! The Brooklyn Philharmonia Chorus is looking for new singers. Auditions for the Spring 2013 season will be held at 6:30 p.m. on Jan. 15, 22, and 29 at First Presbyterian Church at 124 Henry St. Program for the Spring 2013 concert includes Schubert's Mass in G, Leonard Bernstein's The Lark and a medley of Stephen Sondheim Broadway show tunes.

3. Brooklyn Public Library is sporting a new logo! Check it out on the library's homepage, and take a look back at some past logos here. How do you think the new one stacks up?

4. Head to Brooklyn Botanic Garden on Saturday, Jan. 27 for "Illumination Celebration," a one day winter festival featuring such events as a hand-stand workshop for grown-ups, lantern-making for families and a moonlight lantern walk with giant puppets and stilt dancers. Click here for more information, and to take a look at the full schedule.

5. Alternate side parking is in effect today.


More »
Got a question? Something on your mind? Talk to your community, directly.
Note Article
Just a short thought to get the word out quickly about anything in your neighborhood.
Share something with your neighbors.What's on your mind?What's on your mind?Make an announcement, speak your mind, or sell somethingPost something
See more »