English Practice Groups

word cloud with welcome in many languagesFridays from 11 – 11:45 AM
Fogg Room, Main Library
Attention Adult English Language Learners of all levels! The library offers a weekly English Practice Group. These free gatherings, lead by local volunteers, center around common American English expressions, grammatical curiosities, useful vocabulary, and cultural references.

For more information please contact Allison at 978-921-6062, ext. 2118 or babin@noblenet.org.

Online Learning for Personal and Professional Development

universal classTuesday, April 16 from 10 – 11:30 AM
Sohier Room, Main Library

Interested in learning a foreign language? Would you like to take a course in astronomy, accounting, web development, aromatherapy, or something else? This class will teach you how to use two of the library’s online learning resources, Universal Class and Mango. Participate in structured classes with lessons, homework, and instructor feedback to satisfy your thirst for knowledge. Questions? Please contact Lisa at ryan@noblenet.org.

2019 Spring Book Sale

Our annual Friends of the Beverly Public Library Spring Book Sale begins on Saturday, April 6 and runs through Sunday, April 14 at the main library. The sale will be open daily during regular library hours. Paperbacks are $1, hardcovers $2, and all children’s books are .50 (two for $1).

Do you have items to donate? We’re currently accepting donations of gently used books, movies and music. Donations can be dropped off in the Children’s Room on the ground floor of the main library, or at the Circulation Desk on the 2nd floor. To make book donations easier for you and to help the library, please read our helpful tips.

All sale proceeds benefit the library, and help to pay for things like programs for all ages, our museum pass program, library furnishings, and more. So mark your calendar and make that plan to stock up for summer. Questions? Please call our Reference staff at 978-921-6062, ext. 2177 or email bev@noblenet.org.

April 5: Friends’ Members Only Book Sale Preview

Members of the Friends of the Beverly Public Library are invited to a preview of the annual Friends’ Spring Book Sale on Friday, April 5 from 6 – 8 PM. It’s a wonderful chance to socialize and seek books in a relaxed setting. Regular book sale prices will apply: $2 for hardcovers, $1 for paperbacks, and all children’s books .50 (or 2 for $1). Free refreshments will be provided.

Not yet a member of the Friends? No problem! You can join or renew at the door. Memberships start at $15. Cash and checks accepted – sorry, no credit cards. Questions? Please contact Allison Babin at 978-921-6062, ext. 2118 or babin@noblenet.org.

College Night at the Book Sale!

stack of books$3/Bag or $5/Box with College ID
Thursday, April 11 from 5 – 9 PM
College students! Bring your college ID to our Spring Book Sale tonight and take home books for $3/bag or $5/box. Two rooms full of hardcover and paperback fiction and nonfiction for all ages!

Not a college student? Our book sale is still a great bargain! Regular book sale prices are $1 for paperbacks and $2 for hardcovers, and all children’s books are 2/$1. All sale proceeds benefit the library. Questions? Please call our Reference staff at 978-921-6062 or email bev@noblenet.org.