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Comics In Color: Comics for and About People of Color

Saturday, March 24, 3 p.m.
Grove Hall Branch

Teens and adults can meet and talk with others about comics by and about people of color. Presented by LunchTime ComiX and Studio Vexer.


Goodbye to Clutter

Monday, March 26, 6:30 p.m.
Charlestown Branch

Rhea Becker provides decluttering tips, techniques, and exercises and shows you how to take charge of your stuff to get your home or office organized.


Author Talk – Redemption: Martin Luther King Jr.’s Last 31 Hours

Tuesday, March 27, 6 p.m.
Rabb Hall, Central Library in Copley Square

Author Joseph Rosenbloom draws on dozens of interviews as well as on recently released documents to explore the last fateful hours of Martin Luther King Jr.’s life.



South End Writes Presents Byron Rushing

Tuesday, March 27, 6:30 p.m.
South End Branch

Representative Byron Rushing speaks about “My Life and Debt at the Massachusetts State House.” Presented by the Friends of the South End Library.


Community Meditation

Wednesday, March 28, 4:30 p.m.
South End Branch

Poornima Kirby leads a free weekly Sahaja Meditation class for all levels of ability to relieve stress and bring balance.