Whitney M. Young, Jr.
Holidays and Closures
Christmas Day (Observed)Sunday, December 24, 2023Closed All Day
Christmas DayMonday, December 25, 2023Closed All Day
New Year's EveSunday, December 31, 2023Closed All Day
New Year's DayMonday, January 1, 2024Closed All Day
Martin Luther King, Jr. DayMonday, January 15, 2024Closed All Day
Abraham Lincoln's BirthdayMonday, February 12, 2024Closed All Day
George Washington's BirthdayMonday, February 19, 2024Closed All Day
Pulaski DayMonday, March 4, 2024Closed All Day
Easter SundaySunday, March 31, 2024Closed All Day
All Staff Institute DayWednesday, April 24, 2024Closed All Day
Memorial DayMonday, May 27, 2024Closed All Day
JuneteenthWednesday, June 19, 2024Closed All Day
Independence DayThursday, July 4, 2024Closed All Day
Labor DayMonday, September 2, 2024Closed All Day
Thanksgiving DayThursday, November 28, 2024Closed All Day
Christmas DayWednesday, December 25, 2024Closed All Day
About Whitney M. Young, Jr.
- After-hours book return
- Bike rack
- City Bill Payment Kiosk
- Computers (close 30 minutes before the building does)
- Meeting room
- Parking lot
- Study rooms
- YOUmedia Recording Studio (for teens only)
A parking lot is available on the east side of the building. Access the parking lot from 79th Street or Vernon Avenue. The lot has 12 general parking spaces, three accessible parking spaces, two fuel efficient spaces and two carpool parking slots.
Additional parking is available behind building and can be accessed from Vernon Avenue or Martin Luther King Drive.
- Three accessible parking spaces are available in the parking lot on the east side of the building.
- The building is ADA compliant throughout.
- Wheelchair accessible entrance and restrooms.
- Two ADA computer workstations: one for adults and one for children. These workstations feature:
- All CPL computers have Windows 10 Ease of Access accessibility resources for vision, hearing, dexterity, mobility, focus and other related needs.
Wheelchair-accessible computer table
Teacher in the Library
Looking for help with school work? Join other kids and families for out-of-school learning support. Get help from a certified teacher to complete homework and improve study skills. Drop in for homework help and try Teacher in the Library in person.
Schedule is subject to change. Please call to confirm availability.
4 - 6 p.m.
4 - 7 p.m.
4 - 6 p.m.
4 - 7 p.m.