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

Author Talk: Brett Graff
Not Buying It: Stop Overspending and Start Raising Happier, Healthier, More Successful Kids
Wednesday, April 27, at 6:30 pm


Books available for purchase
Refreshments; all are welcome

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27th Annual Poetry Contest for All Ages
Awards Ceremony

Monday, May 2, at 6:30 pm

2016 theme: Mirrors/Windows
Awards in categories K–8, adults, and seniors
Open to all


Library Programs

West Roxbury Library Music Series

The Marks Duo
Austin and Toleith Marks provide vocals with piano.
Thursday, May 5, at 6:30 pm


Sonny and Perley
Crowd favorites return to the West Roxbury Library.
Wednesday, May 18, at 2 pm


Fiber Arts for Adults
Offered in conjunction with
the Eliot School of Fine and Applied Arts


Mondays, March 7 to May 16, 5:30 pm


Projects may include rugs, potholders, ornaments,
or simple keepsakes.
Space is limited; call 617-325-3147 for details.