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- The West Roxbury YMCA is offering a that addresses the college essay process, the application process including the common application. Please contact Becky Peluso West Roxbury YMCA Teen Director 857-547-1332 or firstname.lastname@example.org. The college prep class started on Sept. 29 and goes through Nov. 3. Still contact if you missed Sept. 29.
- On Thursday night, Boston Public Schools will hold a public meeting about the five school choice plans they proposed last week to answer questions and to discuss the plan. Ohrenberger School from 6 to 8:30 p.m. The meeting is open to the public.
- Boston Poet Laureate Sam Cornish is hosting a five-week poetry workshop open to all, free of charge. These workshops are held from 3 to 4 p.m. and 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the Copley BPL. Space is limited, call 617-859-2339 to register.
- Fabutique and Top It Off are collecting coats during October to be donated to the Rosie's Place shelter program. Drop off coats at either store on Spring Street.
- Every public school day there is a Homework Assistance Program at the West Roxbury Library for students of all schools. 3:30-5:30 p.m. Free.
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