What you'll find

Books on sale are generally donated books which we cannot keep including classics, translations and any item we already have in our collections. There will be some children's books available, but come early for these items as they go fast!

The Library can keep purchased items on hold until the end of the event at 4:00 PM for those shopping in the Back Bay afterwards, but all items must go on the day.

For those who cannot make it, there will be another book sale in the fall. In addition, a selection of books for sale is available year-round by the circulation desk (all at $1 per book); this selection is refreshed monthly.

Photos From Previous Book Sales

Upcoming Events

Wednesday, September 23, 2020 6:30 PM To 8:00 PM

Do you enjoy traveling to France and other French-speaking places? If so, join us for Travel Club.

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Thursday, September 24, 2020 5:30 PM To 6:30 PM

We are continuing our beloved tour en français! After having toured Back Bay and the Boston Public Gardens we will discover French inspiration in the Downtown Crossing area!

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Online Offering

Barre en français

Exercise your body and your vocabulary!

Monday, September 28, 2020 9:00 AM To 10:00 AM

Improve your health and your vocabulary in this online morning barre class!

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