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

The Ted D’Amato Chess Club
Chess Classes with Charlie the Chess Master
Sponsored by the Friends
Mondays and Wednesdays
3:30–5:30 pm
All levels of experience welcome!


Co-Sponsored by the Friends

YMCA Health and Wellness Speaker Series

Go Wild, by John J. Ratey, MD
“Free your body and mind from the afflictions of civilization”


January date TBA
West on Centre Restaurant, 1732 Centre Street, West Roxbury


Suggested donation: $25
Books will be available for purchase


Library Programs

To be announced