Fields Corner Branch Library

Morning Matinee January | Jan 7-28

Come watch movies in the Community Room. In January Fields Corner Branch will be screening films set in the Civil Rights Era. 

When: Thursdays Jan 7-28 10:30 AM - 1:30 PM

Where: Fields Corner Branch, 1520 Dorchester Ave, Dorchester MA 



  • Jan 7: Hairspray
  • Jan 14 : Lee Daniels' "The Butler"
  • Jan 21: Selma
  • Jan 28: The Help

Computers for Beginners | Jan 6 - 27

This four-week course is for those with little or no computer experience. Space is limited to 8 people. Please call the library and speak with Emily to register.

When : Wednesdays Jan 6-27

Where: Fields Corner Branch, 1520 Dorchester Ave, Dorchester MA 

To register call 617) 436-2155

Gingerbread House Crafternoon | Dec 23

Join Fields Corner Branch for a fun gingerbread house decorating party. The pre-assembled, frosted gingerbread house, candy will be provided. Decorating tips plus guidance from local artist Leslie MacWeeney.  All ages are welcome; pre-registration is required. Contact the library at 617.436.2155 to register.


When: Wed Dec 23, 2:30 – 5:30 P.M

Where: Fields Corner Branch, 1520 Dorchester Ave, Dorchester, MA 02122

Winter Tales | Dec 30

Join the Fields Corner Library at Chill On Park During School Vacation Week for the December Story Hour Featuring Winter Tales and Holiday Cookies.

When: Wed Dec 30 6-7pm

Where: Chill on Park, 142 Park St, Dorchester, MA

Hatha Yoga | Dec 8

Integral Yoga Instructor Alicia Zipp joins Fields Corner Branch Library in the Community Room for free sessions of Hatha Yoga. Beginners are welcome!

When: Tuesday December 8, 2015, 6:30 – 7:45 P.M.

Where: Fields Corner Branch of the Boston Public Library,  1520 Dorchester Ave, Dorchester, MA

For more info call the branch or Alicia Zipp at 617-908-8176


Midweek Matinee: Planes, Trains, and Automobiles | Nov 25

Come watch Planes, Trains, and Automobiles: a comedy film written, produced and directed by John Hughes. The film stars Steve Martin as Neal Page, a high-strung marketing executive, who meets Del Griffith, played by John Candy, an eternally optimistic, outgoing, overly talkative, and clumsy shower curtain ring salesman who seems to live in a world governed by a different set of rules. They share a three-day odyssey of misadventures trying to get Neal home to Chicago from New York City in time for Thanksgiving dinner with his family. Rated R.


When:  Nov 25 2:30pm - 4:30pm

Where: Fields Corner Branch of the Boston Public Library 1520 Dorchester Ave, Dorchester, MA 02122


Homework Help | Nov 24

Boston Public Library locations offer free after-school homework help and mentorship provided by high-achieving high school students. Open to students in grades K-8. No registration required. Homework Help is not available on BPS holidays, early-release days, or long weekends,

Locations: Adams Street Branch, Uphams Corner Branch, Codman Square Branch, Fields Corner Branch & Lower Mills Branch. 

When: Tuesday, November 24, 2015, 3:30 – 5:30 P.M.

Ornament Making Workshops | Nov 17-19 & 24

Create an ornament to hang from the Fields Corner community tree. Local artist Leslie MacWeeney will join in to guide participants in the creation of the ornaments. 

Dates & Times:

Tuesday, November 17, 5:30-6:30pm

Wednesday, November 18, 3:30pm-5:30pm

Thursday, November 19, 3:30pm-5:30pm

Tuesday, November 24,  5:30pm-6:30pm


Fields Corner Branch of the Boston Public Library

1530 Dorchester Ave, Dorchester, MA


Registration is suggested

Open to ALL ages. 

Contact number: 617-436-2155

November Story Hour | Nov 19

Join the Fields Corner Library and Chill on Park for the Folk Tales for Fall Story Hour. Taste of homemade ice cream pie, jelly roll ice cream treats, hot chocolate, hot caramel apple cider,  & delicious pecan squares. 


When: Thursday, November 19 6-7pm

Where: Chill on Park 142 Park St, Dorchester


Midweek Matinee: Free Birds | Nov 18

Come watch Free Birds. This movie is about two turkeys from opposite sides of the tracks who put aside their differences and team up to travel back in time to get turkey off the holiday menu for good. 

When: Wedmesday Nov 18 2:30pm-4:30pm

Where: Fields Corner Branch of the Boston Public Library 1520 Dorchester Ave, Dorchester, MA 02122




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