New & Noteworthy

  • The Central Library in Copley Square will be closed on Sunday, April 19, and all Boston Public Library locations will be closed on Monday, April 20, in observance of Patriots' Day.
  • Our Boston Marathon library guide contains useful resources for visitors and Marathon supporters as well as resources to assist with Marathon research.
  • This summer the Bibliocycle - the library's bike and book trailer outreach program - will make stops around Boston. Want the Bibliocycle to visit your organization or event? Request a visit.

Events

April21accountsafety

Online Account Safety

Tuesday, April 21, 2:30 p.m.
Tech Classroom, Central Library in Copley Square

As part of Money Smart Week, learn how to make your online accounts as secure as possible. Click here for more Money Smart Week events.

April21garden

Children’s Gardening

Tuesday, April 21, 3 p.m.
Egleston Square

Children ages 6-12 make a gardening project to take home. Groups, please call ahead.

April21investing

Basics of Investing

Tuesday, April 21, 6 p.m.
Commonwealth Salon, Central Library in Copley Square

As part of Money Smart Week, the Boston Security Analysts Society explores the basics of an investment plan. Click here for more Money Smart Week events.

April22science

Dr. Can-Do Science Experiments

Wednesday, April 22, 2 p.m.
Faneuil Branch

Children ages 12 and younger participate in inquiry-based, hands-on science experiments.

April22money

Money Smart Week: Story and Craft

Wednesday, April 22, 3:30 p.m.
Children’s Library, Central Library in Copley Square

Children ages 4-7 and a caregiver enjoy stories and songs about saving and make a piggy bank craft to take home. Click here for more Money Smart Week events.