The Grimke Sisters and Women’s Suffrage

Saturday, September 28, 2019 at 1:30pm. Barbara Berenson, will present, Votes for Women: Massachusetts Leadership in the Woman Suffrage Movement. Barbara’s talk will pay special attention to Hyde Park’s Grimke sisters and their role in the suffrage movement. Location: Weld Hall, Hyde Park Public Library, 35 Harvard Ave, Hyde Park, MA 02136

Come to the HP Library for some local history  that makes us  proud . Event sponsored by the Hyde Park Historical Society.cropped-Hyde-Park-Historical-Society-Front-Banner-and-Logo-5


Help us empty the  Friend’s storeroom of books, DVDs and CDs so we can  restock  with recently donated items.          books

This GIVE AWAY  runs from Wednesday September 18th (11AM) until Wednesday, September 24th (3PM). Bring your own bags and boxes.   Check out the tables outside of Menino Hall, the store room next to MH, and the FHPL shelves on the 1st floor.


Although everything is free, please consider helping out with a small donation. Put the money in the locked box on the 1st floor. Thank you and spread the word.

Library hours: Monday and Thursday 12-8PM, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday 10-6PM, Saturday 9-5PM










Listen to the Candidates 9-9-2019

met the candidates

The following Candidates for the District 5  Boston City Council seat have said YES to attending the Sept 9, 2019 forum sponsored by the Friends of the Hyde Park Library.

Ricardo Arroyo
Marie Esdale Farrell
Cecily Graham
Justin Murad
Alkia Powell
Jean-Claude Sanon
Mimi Turchinetz

TIME: 6:30-8:00, PLACE: Blue Hills Catholic Collaborative audtitorium on 20 Como Road in the Readville section of Hyde Park. Parking and ramp entrance in the rear of the building.