All Brookline Library locations will be closed Wednesday, June 19 for Juneteenth.

Please note: The Brookline Village Library will be closed on Sundays from June 16 to September 1.

Amy Lowell 150th Anniversary Celebration

Join us to celebrate the 150th anniversary of the birth of Brookline poet Amy Lowell. The Library, along with the New England Poetry Club and Brookline Commission for the Arts, will celebrate Amy Lowell’s life and work with an introduction to her poetry and readings of her poems in the original English, as well as translations into other languages.

Video introduction
Introduction to Amy Lowell by Mary Buchinger
Multilingual reading, featuring the following poets:
  • Jennifer Barber, Brookline Poet Laureate
  • Nidia Hernández
  • John Ambler
  • Deborah Leipziger
  • Jan Schreiber, former Brookline Poet Laureate
  • Zvi Sesling, former Brookline Poet Laureate
  • Judith Steinbergh, former Brookline Poet Laureate


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Monday, February 26, 2024

6:00 pm - 7:30 pm


Brookline Village - Hunneman Hall
361 Washington Street, Brookline, MA 02445, United States


Hunneman Hall is located on the second floor of the Brookline Village Library. To access, use one of the main entrances, which are equipped with ramps and door openers, followed by the elevator in the atrium. This venue is equipped with assistive listening transmitters and devices, available upon request.

Need aids or accommodations? Email our administration team or give us a call at 617-730-2360 for more information.

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