Strategic Planning

The BPL Compass

Third Set of Roundtables

by Gina Perille

Visitors to this blog have known this for a while, but the third set of Compass Roundtables are fast-approaching. They will be held at the following dates and times:

  • Thursday, Aug. 25, Parker Hill Branch, 1497 Tremont Street in Roxbury, 6:00 – 7:00 pm
  • Monday, Aug. 29, Brighton Branch, 40 Academy Hill Road, 6:00 – 7:00 pm
  • Wednesday, Aug. 31, Online Chat on the BPL website,, 6:00 – 7:00 pm

These roundtables are for all residents, citywide, and the conversation is about the whole Boston Public Library, systemwide. The meetings will include the opportunity for members of the community to review and provide feedback on a set of updated outcomes for the library’s strategic plan.

Remember, if you are not able to attend an in-person or online meeting, you are welcome to comment right here on the Compass blog or send an email with your thoughts to