May at the Library
All programs take place at the Roslindale Branch Library unless noted. Contact the branch at 617-323-2343.
Special Event! Friends’ Annual Book Sale
Thursday, May 14, 5 to 8pm, Members Reception
Friday, May 15, 10am to 5pm
Saturday, May 16, 9am to 1pm
Books at a bargain—that’s what you’ll find when you come to the Friends’ annual book sale. Consider joining on May 14. You’ll get the first look at the available books and you’ll support your community.
Volunteer at the book sale. We need help setting up, selling books and cleaning up after the sale.
Movie Night: Fiddler on the Roof
Thursday, May 7, 5-8pm (Note start time.) Light refreshments served.
The Early Mic Comedy Open Mic Workshop
Mondays, May 11 and 18, 4-5:45pm. This workshop is great for comics of all levels, including those who are working out their first set or their fiftieth. This is part open mic and part workshop led by Maya May (Boston Comedy Festival, Women in Comedy Festival). Show and go or get on the list:firstname.lastname@example.org
Rozzie Reads Poetry: Featured Poets and Open Mic
Thursday, May 21, 7pm
Roslindale House, Community Room, 120 Poplar Street, Roslindale
Come listen to the poems of Soul Brown and Marlene Znoy, then read one of your own.
Art Reception for Sandra Neves
Saturday, May 23, 10am to 2pm
Artist reception for Sandra Neves whose work will be on display at the branch through May.
Adult Book Discussion–The Invention of Wings by Sue Monk Kidd
Thursday, May 28, 1:30pm
Come discuss this book in a group led by librarian Becky Manos.
The Culture of Israel: Presentation and Discussion
Thursday, May 28, 6-7:30pm
Neil Gupta discusses this subject.
Boston Ballet Taking Steps dance program
Mondays, 4-5pm. Registration required. Call 617-323-2343.
Children in grades 4-8 can learn and experience hip hop, salsa, ballet and other forms of dance in this weekly program.