New & Noteworthy

  • The Central Library Renovation is now open to the public. Come in and explore the welcoming new space, refreshed collections, and cutting-edge technology. Learn more about the project here.


July23 yoga

Yoga For Older Adults

Saturday, July 23, 10 a.m.
Parker Hill Branch

Earthseed Yoga hosts Saturday yoga classes for adults ages 55 and older.  All experience levels are welcome. Please RSVP with Earthseed Yoga at 857.312.9941.


All-Star Story Time

Monday, July 25, 10:30 a.m.
Faneuil Branch

As part of the BPL’s Summer Reading Program, children exercise their imaginations simply by opening a book. Click here for more All Star Story Times.


Bilingual Story Time

Tuesday, July 26, 10:30 a.m.
Connolly Branch

Children ages 2 – 4 listen to stories, sing songs, and make a simple craft in English and Spanish.


Concerts in the Courtyard: Shirhan Agabeyli

Wednesday, July 27, 6 p.m.
McKim Courtyard, Central Library in Copley Square

Shirhan Agabeyli is a bass player, composer, and singer born in Ukraine who combines influences from Azerbaijan’s traditional music Mugam with the intricate rhythmical structures of jazz harmony.


Crafts and Games

Thursday, July 28, 3:30 p.m.
Dudley Branch

Teens cool off this summer with an afternoon at the library playing board games and working on crafts.