Adult Programs

January Art: Local New England – Photography
Showing: January 3-30
Michael Hubley will exhibit his photography in the Conrad Lecture Hall this month. Michael is a self-taught nature photographer whose work has won him prestigious awards. His technique allows him to take an ordinary scene and transform it into an extraordinary image. All are invited to view Michael’s show.

Knitting for Charity
We are inviting all handcrafters to knit or crochet a warm winter item for a child or adult in need. Items can be dropped off at the Beverly Farms Library during the months of December and January. The items will be donated to Beverly Bootstraps and will be given away free to needy adults and children. All donations should be new items.

Knit, Crochet & Embroider at the Library
Thursday, February 8 from 7-8:30 PM
Adult handicraft group meets the first Thursday of each month. The program is open to all who enjoy handwork or fiber arts. Bring your project, meet other crafters and share ideas. No instruction is provided.

Farms Book Discussion Group: Our Book Discussion Group meets on the third Thursday of each month from 7:00 to 8:30 PM. New members are always welcome. Come once or as many times as you wish.

Image result for the wright brothers by david mcculloughBook selections:
January 18: “The Wright Brothers” by David McCullough
February 15: “Maggie, a Girl of the Streets” & “The Red Badge of Courage” by Stephen Crane

March 15: “A Gentleman in Moscow” by Amor Towles
April 19: “The 100-Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out the Window and Disappeared ” by Jonas Jonasson
May 17: “At the Edge of the Orchard” by Tracy Chevalier
June 21: “Hillbilly Elegy: A Memoir of a Family and Culture in Crisis” by J.D. Vance
* Books may be picked up in advance at the Beverly Farms Library. *



Children’s Programs

Music with Dara
Rescheduled to Tuesday, January 16 at 11:30 AM
Dara visits the library each month for a lively, interactive musical program.
The show is
geared for children, ages 18 months – 5 years. All are welcome.

Winter Wonderland Adventure
Thursday, January 18 from 3:30-4:30 PM

Children, 6-11 years old, can join in the frosty fun at the library. We’ll have snowy stories, cool crafts and activities, then warm up with a cozy snack near our special “fireside”.
* Please register in advance. *

Tales for Tots
Mondays at 10:30 AM, beginning January 8
For children newborn to 24 months.
Join us for stories with a parent or caregiver. Session runs January 8-March 12
* Please register in advance. *

Image result for winter readingToddler Time
Wednesdays at 10:30 AM, beginning January 10
For children, ages 2 years to 3 1/2 years old.
Join us for stories and activities, with a parent or caregiver. Session runs January 10-February 28
* Please register in advance. *

Winter Story Time
Mondays at 11:15 AM, beginning January 8
For children, ages 3 1/2 years to 5 years old.
This session is an independent story time, featuring stories, crafts & activities. Session runs January 8-March 12
* Please register in advance. *


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