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April 2017 Library News and Events

April 2017 Library News & Events All programs take place at the Roslindale Branch Library and are free of charge unless noted otherwise.  The library will be closed on Monday, April 17 in observance of Patriot’s Day.  Call the branch at 617-323-2343 for more information.  Learn more at friendsofroslindalelibrary.org. Rozzie Reads Poetry Read More

Book Review: The Story of Ruby Bridges

Book Review: The Story of Ruby Bridges By Constance Martin Plot: This is a children’s version of the real story about Ruby Bridges, a six-year-old African American who integrated the all-white William Frantz Elementary School in New Orleans in 1960. Each day she had to walk by angry, vicious protesters Read More

March 2017 Library News and Events

March 2017 Library News and Events All programs take place at the Roslindale Branch Library and are free of charge unless noted otherwise.  Call the branch at 617-323-2343 for more information.  Learn more at friendsofroslindalelibrary.org. Yarn and Craft Book Sale Come buy some of the best yarn in Boston in our annual fundraiser. Read More

Books about Irish Heritage

Books about Irish Heritage St. Patrick’s Day is almost here, and we are celebrating Irish literary traditions. Check out this booklist that features books either by well-known Irish authors and/or about the Irish experience. The books are grouped for adults, teenagers and children and can be borrowed from the Roslindale Read More