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PROGRAMS FOR ADULTS

Libraries Are For Everyone

Circulating tablets preloaded with apps featuring assistive technology, support for disabilities and literacy development.

Special Events

Thu 6/23 7:00 PM: Doug Schmolze: the Jazz Age & Beyond at Main Library Lawn more ›

Sat 6/25 1:00 PM: Celebrate Music 2016 - Concert #6 at Coolidge Corner Branch Meeting Room more ›

Today, 2:00 PM: Design & Construct a Family History Book at Main Library, Hunneman Hall more ›

Midday Movies at Putterham

Wed 6/22 1:30 PM: Suffragette more ›

Movie Matinee at Coolidge Corner

Thu 6/23 1:30 PM: STAR WARS: EPISODE VII THE FORCE AWAKENS more ›

Caffe Italiano

Free Italian conversation classes at the Coolidge Corner Branch Library.
Fridays at Noon through June, 24, 2016.

 

PROGRAMS FOR CHILDREN

Special Events for Children

Fri 6/24 1:00 PM: Summer Reading Kickoff @ Putterham at Putterham Library more ›

Tue 6/28 3:00 PM: Summer Reading Kickoff @ Winthrop Sq. Park at Winthrop Sq. Park, Rose Garden more ›

Wed 7/6 4:00 PM: Greg and Axel's Magic Show at Putterham Library more ›

Tue 7/12 3:00 PM: Take a Friendly Look into a Beehive at Main Library, Hunneman Hall more ›

Wed 7/13 3:30 PM: Bang, Shake and Make I at Coolidge Corner Library more ›

Ongoing Activities

Fridays 10:30 AM Friday Flicks! for preschoolers ages 2 and up at Main

Kids blog

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TumbleBooks - E-Books for E-Kids

 

PROGRAMS FOR TEENS

Special Events for Teens

Manga and Anime Club

First Tuesday of each month at Main Library, Hunneman Hall

 

DISCUSSION GROUPS FOR READERS

Main Library Book Group

Mon 6/6 7:00 PM: Paul Yoon, Snow Hunters (2013), more›

Mystery Book Discussion Group at Main Library

Tue 6/21 12:00 PM: Josephine Tey, The Franchise Affair (1949), more›

Putterham/Council on Aging Book Group

Mon 5/23 2:00 PM: Jennifer Lin-Liu, On the Noodle Road (2013), more ›

Read and Meet Book Group

Thu 5/19 7:00 PM: Rainbow Rowell, Eleanor & Park (2013), more ›

A Taste of Poetry

Thu 6/2 12:00 PM: Heid Ellen Erdrich, more ›

 

EXHIBITS & PERFORMANCES


Exhibits

4/28-6/16 : Moughal & Nizam Art by Noureen Sultana at Main Library, Second Floor: The Gallery in Hunneman Hall more ›

6/8-7/15 : Women and Girls Thriving in Brookline at Main Library, First Floor: Emery, Foundation, and Lobby Cases more ›

Brookline Library Music Association concerts in Hunneman Hall







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ESL Conversation Groups
Fall-Winter 2015/16 schedule:
  • Main: Tuesdays, 7:00-8:30pm
  • Coolidge Corner: Thursdays, 10:30-12:00pm
  • Putterham: Thursdays, 10:30-12:00pm (last meeting May 19, resumes in September)
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Friends Book Sale
Plenty of specials, fresh this week! Check out the Friends webpage for details.

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