Location changed to Town Hall Auditorium!
Brookline History- The Ice House and Railroad
Join Brookline History Committee member Eric DiVirgilio as he presents a history of Brookline's Fresh Pond Ice House (the largest under one roof in the world at the time,) and the railroad in Brookline.
Thursday, October 17th at the Brookline Town Hall Auditorium. Elevator access is on the lower level, at the back of Town Hall.
Thursday, October 17th, 6:30 pm, at the Brookline Town Hall Auditorium
Sign up at the Library circulation desk, or by calling 673-3330
The Brookline Public Library now offers Notary Public services at scheduled times-
Mondays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays 10-2, and then Tuesday evenings 4-8.
There will be some Saturdays, as well, call ahead to confirm availability- 673-3330
We are excited to announce that the Brookline Public Library will be open Saturdays during the summer.
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Introducing Two New Book Clubs at BPL!
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Adult Game Days
Brookline Public Library
Mondays -12:30-2:30 pm
Brookline Public Library is calling on all Players!
Cribbage & Mahjong groups meets every Monday at 10:00 am. Contact Julie at the Library. Everyone welcome.
Looking for chess players.
Contact Julie at 673-3330 with questions or to indicate what game you are interested in.
Our Mah Jong group is up and running. We have enough players for 2 groups, and more are welcome!
Check out Brookline Public Library's newest Little Free Library, right in front of our building!
Take a book, leave a book. Enjoy!
Thank you Julie and David Spokane for the generous donation of our 2nd Little Free Library.
It joins our 1st, located at the Brookline Ball Field on Frances Drive, just beyond the concession stand and batting cages. Thank you to the Library Trustees, especially Karen Jew, The Recreation Commission, and Brookline resident Jack Fallon, who built the 1st Library in honor of his Father.
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The Library Board of Trustees can be reached by email at-
Regular meetings of the Library Board of Trustees are generally held on the first Wednesday of each month at 7:30 pm, at the Library.
The next meeting of the library trustees will be Wednesday, November 6th, at 7:30 p.m. at the library.
Any changes to this schedule will be posted here, at the Library and at the Post Office at least 24 hours in advance of any meeting.
Click here to see Trustee meeting minutes.
The next meeting of the Friends of the Brookline Public Library is Wednesday, October 9th, at 7:30 pm at the Library.
Regular meetings of the Friends are generally held on the second Wednesday of each month at 7:30pm. There are no meetings scheduled for July, August or December.
A 501(c)(3) organization, the Friends supplement the official Library budget by providing funds for museum passes, helping to pay for the Summer Reading Program, and providing various other programs or purchases. Primary fundraisers are Book & Bake sales in the spring and fall, and a sweets table at the Christmas Tree Lighting in early December.
For further information please contact Dona Eaton, 673-7526 or email@example.com or inquire at the library.
For more information about Book Donations and The Annual Book Sale, Click on the picture below-