Welcome to the Friends of the West Roxbury Branch Library

The Friends is a volunteer organization that raises funds to provide and enrich adult and children’s programming, enhance the physical space and gardens of the library, and promote awareness of library events and services to the people of West Roxbury and the surrounding communities. We encourage you to become a member of the Friends!

Friends’ Programs

Save the Date: December 8
Details to be announced



American Mah Jongg for All
Four-week course—back by popular demand

Saturdays: Nov. 5, 12, and 19 and Dec. 3 from 11 am to 12:30 pm
Space is limited
Please pre-register: jtc123@comcast.net or 617-699-1668



Library Programs


In the Gallery
Brook Farm: Then and Now

Paintings, prints, maps, and photos of West Roxbury’s historic Brook Farm site.
Exhibition runs through October.



West Roxbury Historical Society Presentation
Richard Draper on the Draper Family


Thursday, October 27, at 7 pm


Historic maps by Keith Davison
Title search help from Martin Keogh

Free and open to all