Farms Branch

Special Featured Events

May Art: “Perspectives” by George Martin
Showing: May 2-30

George Martin returns to the library with a selection of his landscape oil paintings, featuring marsh clouds, meadow paths, and stoned shores. There will be an “Artist’s Reception” on Saturday, May 5 from 2-4 PM.

Library Lawn Party
Saturday, June 2 from 1-3 PM

Join us for our annual party on the library lawn. We will feature entertainment, a book sale, games and crafts for children, and ice cream sundaes for all! Learn about summer reading activities for children. The Lawn Party is sponsored by the Friends of the Beverly Farms Library.
* Note: The Lawn Party goes on rain or shine ~ we’ll bring the party indoors in case of rain. *


 

 

Adult Programs

Knit, Crochet & Embroider at the Library
Thursday, May 3 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.

Singing and Signing
Tuesdays, May 15 and 29 at 10:30 AM
Fun for all ages! This program is for pre-school children and seniors. We’ll sing and learn signing to favorite songs. Wendy plays the guitar and Vicki is a sign language professional. No registration is necessary.

 

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.

Book selections:
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

Singing and Signing
Tuesdays, May 15 and 29 at 10:30 AM
Fun for all ages! This program is for pre-school children and seniors. We’ll sing and learn signing to favorite songs. Wendy plays the guitar and Vicki is a sign language professional. No registration is necessary.

Pre-School Music with Dara
Thursday, May 17 at 10:30 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.
* Please note: This is a new date for Dara’s program. *

Tales for Tots
Mondays at 10:30 AM

For children newborn to 24 months.
Join us for stories with a parent or caregiver. Session runs March 26-May 14
* Please register in advance. *

Toddler Time
Wednesdays at 10:30 AM
For children, ages 2 years to 3 1/2 years old.
Join us for stories and activities, with a parent or caregiver. Session runs March 28-May 16
* Please register in advance. *

Spring Story Time
Mondays at 11:15 AM
For children, ages 3 1/2 years to 5 years old.
This session is an independent story time, featuring stories, crafts & activities. Session runs March 26-May 14
* Please register in advance. *