New & Noteworthy

  • Free art & architecture tours of the Central Library in Copley Square are offered once each day.
  • Boston Public Library's Collections of Distinction represent the most outstanding, expansive, and renowned of the library's holdings. Read about one today: Sacco & Vanzetti.
  • The Boylston Street entrance to the Central Library in Copley Square is closed in conjunction with ongoing renovations of the Johnson building. Please enter the Central Library via Dartmouth Street and follow project progress via this link.

Events

Nov29yoga

Gentle Yoga

Saturday, November 29, 9:30 a.m.
South Boston Branch

Local instructors teach this beginner’s gentle yoga class. Comfortable clothes, a water bottle, and a towel or yoga mat are recommended. 

Dec1

Author Talk with James W. Russell

Monday, December 1, 7 p.m.
Commonwealth Salon, Central Library in Copley Square

James W. Russell talks about his book Social Insecurity: 401(k)s and the Retirement Crisis. 

Dec2yoga

Yoga Story Time

Tuesday, December 2, 10:30 a.m.
Honan-Allston Branch

Children ages 2-5 accompanied by an adult caregiver learn kid-friendly yoga poses and listen to stories.

Dec2database

US History Databases

Tuesday, December 2, 11 a.m.
Commonwealth Salon, Central Library in Copley Square

A demonstration on how to use Boston Public Library databases to research United States history.

Dec3craft

Crafty Afternoon with Sherry

Wednesday, December 3, 1 p.m.
Grove Hall Branch

Tweens and teens are invited to make a fun craft.