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    The Today Show talks with Sonia Sotomayor, Supreme Court Justice and Hunt’s Point Library patron, about growing up in the Bronx, raised by a single mother after her alcoholic father died, and describes how Nancy Drew books and “Perry Mason” inspired her to become “the most important person in the room.”

    … and Hunt’s Point Library makes an appearance as well!

  2. NYPL’s Hunts Point Library received a surprise visit today from Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor! Justice Sotomayor was visiting her hometown and decided to pay a visit to her old library stomping grounds in the Bronx. The staff from the Library, along with one of our patrons, were pleased to welcome her back to the branch!

    NYPL’s Hunts Point Library received a surprise visit today from Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor! Justice Sotomayor was visiting her hometown and decided to pay a visit to her old library stomping grounds in the Bronx. The staff from the Library, along with one of our patrons, were pleased to welcome her back to the branch!