The Teen Advisory Board (TAB) is Now Accepting Applications!

Interested in helping plan and run teen programs, select books and suggest improvements to teen services?  Apply to join TAB today!  Click here for the application and contact Meghan at karasin@noblenet.org with any questions.

Teen events are only for those in grades 6 – 12.


22nd Annual Teen Poetry Contest

The 22nd Annual Teen Poetry Contest is now open and entries are accepted until 4PM on March 2, 2018.

After the poems are checked to see if they meet the guidelines, they are submitted to a panel of judges, who are local published poets.  Finalists are contacted in mid-April.  To learn more and submit your poems, visit our Poetry Contest page.



February Events


Pizza & A Movie: The Hunger Games

Thursday, February 15, 2018, 3:45 – 6PM
Sohier Room

Join us for The Hunger Games on the big screen…with free pizza!


Chocolate Olympics

Wednesday, February 21, 2018, 2 – 4PM
Sohier Room

Can’t get to PyeongChang for the Olympics?  Come the the Beverly Public Library for an afternoon of chocolate competitions.  M&M sorting, relay races and more.  Bring your appetites and your friends.


March Events

Question Marks

Teen Trivia

Wednesday, March 7, 2018, 3:45-5PM
Sohier Room

Let your inner nerd shine! Grab some friends and show off how smart you are.  Teens will answer a variety of questions from topics as varied as cheese and the NFL.  Depending on how many participants we have, we’ll make teams or compete individually.  Prizes for the top scores and of course snacks for everyone.


Pizza & A Movie: Justice League

Thursday, March 15, 2018, 3:45 – 6PM
Sohier Room

Join us for Justice League on the big screen…with free pizza!


Pizza Book Club: Rebel of the Sands by Alwyn Hamilton

Monday, March 26, 2018, 3:45-4:45pm
Sohier Room

Read a great book, discuss it, and eat free Pizza! Pizza Book Club is open to teens in grades 6-12, but is especially good for middle school. (Briscoe students: Ask your ELA or Reading teacher if Pizza Book Club can fulfill your independent reading requirement.) Our book this quarter is Rebel of the Sands by Alwyn Hamilton. Pick up a copy at the circulation desk on the 2nd floor of the library. This event requires registration. Click here to sign up.