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

28th Annual Poetry Contest for All Ages
2017 Theme: Alone/Together


Submissions due by Thursday, March 27
Submit poems one of three ways; click here for details


Be sure to include your:
name, address, phone, age, and e-mail;
students be sure to give your home address (not school) and grade



Poetry Awards Ceremony:
28th Annual Poetry Contest for All Ages


Thursday, May 4, at 6:30 pm
Awards in categories K through grade 8, adults, and seniors

Refreshments served




Library Programs

Love Notes with the Swing Fever Trio
Friday, Feb. 10, at 2 pm

Enjoy the music of Gershwin, Porter, Rodgers, Ellington, and more . . . in honor of Valentine’s Day