PROGRAMS FOR ADULTS

Special Events

Thu 10/23 5:30 PM : An(other) Evening of Tango! at Main Library, Hunneman Hall more ›

Thu 10/30 7:00 PM : Wendy's Journey on the Pacific Crest Trail at Main Library, Hunneman Hall more ›

Sat 11/8 1:30 PM : Second Saturday Senior Social at Main Library, Conference Room more ›

image

Mon 11/10 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM: An Evening Tea with Gail Carriger at Main Library, Hunneman Hall more ›

Midday Movies at Putterham

Wed 10/22 1:29 PM: Romancing the Stone more ›

Senior Cinema at Coolidge Corner

Today, 1:30 PM: Le Weekend more ›

Brookline Poetry Series

Sun 11/16 1:30 PM: Afaa Michael Weaver at Hunneman Hall, Main Library more›

South Brookline Senior Social at Putterham

Weekly Meetings starting Fri 9/19 through Fri 10/24 at 10:30 AM

 

PROGRAMS FOR CHILDREN

image

StoryWalk® at Winthrop Park!

Special Events for Children

Today, 3:00 PM: Family Fall Festival at Main Library, side lawn more ›

Sat 10/25 10:29 AM: Saturday Special at Main Library, Hunneman Hall more ›

Sat 10/25 2:30 PM: Weekend Storytime at Main Library, Rabbit Hole more ›

Tue 10/28 3:30 PM: Halloween Party! at Coolidge Corner branch library more ›

Ongoing Activities

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

Kids blog

image

TumbleBooks - E-Books for E-Kids

 

PROGRAMS FOR TEENS

Manga and Anime Club

First Tuesday of each month at Main Library, Hunneman Hall

 

DISCUSSION GROUPS FOR READERS

NEW! Brookline Community Book Groups

Main Library Book Group

Mon 11/3 7:00 PM: Jesmyn Ward, Men We Reaped (2013),   more ›

Mystery Book Discussion Group at Main Library

Tue 10/21 1:00 PM: Denise Mina, Garnethill (1998), more›

Coolidge Corner Book Group

Mon 10/27 2:15 PM: Gabrielle Zevin, The Storied Life of A.J.Fikry: a novel (2014), more ›

Read and Meet Book Group

Thu 11/20 7:00 PM: Jeannette Walls, The Glass Castle (2005), more ›

image

Panels and Pages Book Group: Graphic Novels

Thu 11/6 7:00 PM: Boxers and Saints, more ›

A Taste of Poetry

Thu 11/6 12:00 PM: The poems of Adrienne Rich, more ›

 

EXHIBITS & PERFORMANCES


Exhibits

9/4-11/3: Anne Clark’s Textile Creations more ›

image

9/4-11/3: Eduardo del Solar’s Birds of the Americas
• Viewing: Thursday, Oct. 23, 5-8:30 PM more ›

9/4-11/3: Jill Winitzer’s One-of-a-Kind Treasures more ›

10/1-11/30: Domestic Workers, a photo exhibition by Mario Quiroz more ›

10/1-10/31: African Masks more ›


Brookline Library Music Association concerts in Hunneman Hall

Sun 11/9 2:30 PM: Trio Soul K, clarinet, piano, cello more ›
















Online Services including magazine and newspaper indexes, with much full-text
Download Audiobooks from Overdrive
Consumer Reports
HeritageQuest & Proquest Obituaries: Genealogy research tools
Naxos Music LibraryNaxos Jazz
Mango Languages: Online ESL and foreign language tutorials • Mango In-Library Link
Download eBooks to a Kindle: handout, video
How to copy Overdrive eBooks to your Nook
See also our Brookline Newspaper Indexes
ESL Conversation Groups
Fall 2014 schedule:
  • Main: Tuesday, 7:00-8:00 PM
  • Coolidge Corner: Thursday, 10:30-11:45 AM
  • Putterham: Thursday, 10:30 AM-12:00 PM (starting Oct. 9).
Sponsored by the Friends of the Brookline Library.
image
Book Sale Specials This Week
Social sciences • biography • poetry • lit crit: 50¢ each
1st floor, Main Library.
Useful/Related Links
Friends of the Brookline Public Library & Booksale
Town of Brookline web site
Digital Commonwealth: Scanned Photos from the Brookline Room
Minuteman Library Network
Brookline Sister City Project
Mystery Writers of America, New England Chapter
The Today Show: Libraries lend a hand in tough times
At the Brookline libraries in the Brookline TAB
Minuteman Libraries Helping Job Seekers
Massachusetts One-Stop Career Centers
Brookline Community Aging Network