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February 2020

Children’s Concert (Featuring Evan from Blissful Monkey Studio) and The Croft School Information Session

February 1, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Free

The Croft School is hosting a free concert suited for children ages 3-5. Come jam with Evan from Blissful Monkey Studio and learn more about The Croft School at this special musical event! This event is free and open to the public.

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April 2020

Postponed: The Remarkable Photos of Leon Abdalian

April 4, 2020 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Free

This event has been postponed. Boston Public Library has cancelled all events through April. This event will be rescheduled for the fall. The photographer Leon Hampartzoum Abdalian was born in 1884 in what was Cilician Armenia, then located in the Ottoman Empire (now modern Turkey). He migrated with his family to the United States in April of 1896 and they eventually settled in Jamaica Plain.  It is believed that he was largely self-taught as a photographer. For most of the…

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November 2021

Friends of the Jamaica Plain Branch Library Annual Meeting

November 18, 2021 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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December 2021

Friends of JP Branch Library Winter Book Sale

December 2, 2021 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until December 3, 2021

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Friends of JP Branch Library Winter Book Sale

December 3, 2021 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until December 3, 2021

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Friends of JP Branch Library Winter Book Sale

December 9, 2021 @ 1:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until December 10, 2021

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Friends of JP Branch Library Winter Book Sale

December 10, 2021 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until December 10, 2021

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January 2022

Wythe & Web: An approach to public art

January 13 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

In this presentation, artist Matthew Hinçman will discuss his latest commission for the City of Boston, Wythe & Web. The presentation will also highlight Matthew's other public art works installed in Jamaica Plain, and how creating works specific to his neighborhood is an integral component of his artistic practice. This will be a hybrid event. Limited in-person seating is available - please reserve a seat by emailing jamaicaplain@bpl.org or register to attend via Zoom using this link: https://us06web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_UZq2eZgrSuyBeXiKmCdFYw This talk…

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Artist Meet-and-Greet with Garrow Throop at JP Branch Library

January 20 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Garrow Throop exhibit Imagination: The Beauty of Light is on view at the Jamaica Plain Branch Library from January 7 through March 2, 2022 on the lower level of the library during regular hours. There will be an artist meet-and-greet with Throop in person from 5:30 to 7:30 pm.

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March 2022

JPHS Documentary Screening about Composer Amy Beach

March 19 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Amy Cheney Beach was born September 5, 1867 in Henniker, NH and became one of the most respected and accomplished American composers of her time. She debuted as a pianist at 17 with the Boston Symphony Orchestra. At age 25 she was commissioned to write a choral piece for the opening of the Women’s Pavilion at the 1893 World’s Colombian Exposition in Chicago. Beach became a national symbol of women’s creative power and was the dean of American women composers.…

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May 2022

Jamaica Plain Library Book Sale

May 6 @ 9:30 am - 5:00 pm

The Friends of the Jamaica Plain Library Spring Book Sale is May 5 - May 7. $2 hardbacks, $1 paperbacks. No scanners and no saving books. May 6: 9:30 am - 5 pm May 7: 9:30 am - noon The library is located at 30 South Street.

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