New & Noteworthy

  • The Central Library in Copley Square will be closed on Sunday, April 5, in observance of Easter.
  • Free art & architecture tours of the Central Library in Copley Square are offered once each day.
  • The library offers digital magazines to borrow and read on your computer, tablet, or smartphone.
  • Try the library’s streaming media service today. Borrow 10 movies, television shows, audiobooks, and albums each calendar month.

Events

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Container Gardening

Tuesday, March 31, 5:30 p.m.
Fields Corner Branch

In this program from ReVision Urban Farm, participants learn how to prepare, pick, and maintain a container garden.

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Author Talk with Jamaica Kincaid

Tuesday, March 31, 6:30 p.m.
South End Branch

Jamaica Kincaid reads from her new book See, Now, Then. Presented by South End Writes.

April1

Feminine Vengeance – Opera’s Leading Ladies

Wednesday, April 1, 6 p.m.
Abbey Room, Central Library in Copley Square

In this musical presentation and lecture, Boston Lyric Opera’s leading ladies perform and explore the unforgettable female roles of Mozart’s Don Giovanni.

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Programming Study Community Meeting

Wednesday, April 1, 6 p.m.
Faneuil Branch

Participate in the design phase for the renovation of the Faneuil Branch by providing feedback on a presentation from the project architects.

April2

Poetry Reading with Paula Bonnell

Thursday, April 2, 6:30 p.m.
West End Branch

For National Poetry Month, Paula Bonnell reads from Before the Alphabet and other recently published poems. Click here for more poetry-themed events.