New & Noteworthy

  • Free art & architecture tours of the Central Library in Copley Square are offered once each day.
  • Try the library’s new streaming media service today. Borrow 10 movies, television shows, audiobooks, and albums each calendar month.
  • On Sunday, April 20: the Dartmouth Street doors of the Central Library will be open exclusively for admittance to the Dear Boston exhibition, 1 – 5 p.m. No other library spaces or services will be available that day.
  • On Monday, April 21: all Boston Public Library locations will be closed in observance of Patriot’s Day.

Events

Apr22

Uno, Dos, Tres Con Andrés: A Bilingual Concert para la Familia

Tuesday, April 22, 10:30 a.m.
Connolly Branch

Andrés Salguero performs music that celebrates Latino heritage and cross-cultural sharing. Click here for upcoming appearances.

Apr23Doyle

Author Talk with Larry Doyle

Wednesday, April 23, 6 p.m.
Orientation Room, Central Library in Copley Square

Larry Doyle discusses his book In Bed with Wall Street: The Conspiracy Crippling Our Global Economy.

Apr23localhistory

Researching Your Jewish Ancestors in Boston Neighborhoods

Wednesday, April 23, 6 p.m.
Commonwealth Salon, Central Library in Copley Square

Learn how to use online and local resources for researching your ancestors from the Jewish neighborhoods of Boston.

Apr24Dwiggins

40th Annual William A. Dwiggins Lecture

Thursday, April 24, 6 p.m.
Rabb Lecture Hall, Central Library in Copley Square

Brenda Danilowitz explores the history and impact of Josef Albers’ landmark publication Interaction of Color.

Apr24healthy

Healthy Eating on a Budget

Thursday, April 24, 6:30 p.m.
Grove Hall Branch

Learn how to eat healthy on a limited budget.