Bebop Beats in Beverly

Picture of kids with instruments.

Fridays, 10:30-11:30 AM, March 1-May 31
Sohier Room
Free parent/child playgroup for children of all ages.

A fun-filled hour of songs, stories, and family friendly activities!

CFCE of the North Shore is funded by the Massachusetts Department of Early Education and Care awarded to Peabody Public Schools.



Spring Story Times are in session and will run through the week of May 5. Days and times are listed below.

Hen Reading to Chicks

Story Time Room
Story Time Sessions are as follows:
Babies and Books (0-18 months): Tuesdays at 9:30 AM and 12:30 PM and Wednesdays at 10 AM
Toddler Story Time (18 months-3 years): Tuesdays at 10:30 and 11:15 AM and Wednesdays at 9:15 AM
Preschool Story Time (3-5 years):Wednesdays at 10:45 AM and Thursdays at 1:15 PM
For story time descriptions, please click here.


Science Squad

Image of spaghetti from the top by Pixaby user padrinan

Thursday, April 25, 3:30 PM.
For Grades 1-5
Arts & Crafts Room

Can spaghetti hold weight? Can it hold the weight of a book? What if it is laid vertically like a bridge? Can you build a tower on it? Do you know the answers? Join us at Science Squad to test your hypothesis!


Thank you to the Friends of the Beverly Public Library for sponsoring this program!



Saturday Story Times

Kids On Books

Saturday, April 27
Story Time Room

Baby & Toddler Story Time Ages 0-2 9:30 AM

Preschool Story Time (with craft) Ages 3-5 10:30 AM





Graphic Novel Book Club

Cover of Recess Warriors: Hero is a Four-Letter Word by Marcus Emerson

Wednesday, May 8, 4 PM
Sohier Room
For Grades 3-6
Copies of the book are available in the Children’s Room.

Our book this month is Recess Warriors: Hero is a Four-Letter Word by Marcus Emerson. Each meeting there will be discussion and an activity centered around the graphic novel of the month.




LEGO Club for Grades PreK-5

Image of LEGOs

Thursday, May 9, 3:30-4:30 PM.
Sohier Room
PreK-Grade 5

Join us for an afternoon of building!

Thank you to the Friends of the Library for sponsoring this program!




Musical Mornings with Miz Liz

Woman Playing the Piano

Saturday, May 11, 10 AM
Sohier Room

Join us for a fun, interactive mix of children’s sing-a-long music and literature! The half-hour program is geared toward children aged 0-5 and their parents and caregivers. All are welcome.

Thank you to the Friends for funding this program!




A Little Night Music & Rhyme

Colorful ukuleles in a line.

Thursday evenings at 6:30 PM
Story Time Room
For families and kids under 5 (or so)

Join us for musical rhythmic fun! Dancing, shaking, moving and singing!

Thank you to the Friends of the Beverly Public Library for supporting this program!


Personalized Reading List for Kids

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Looking for a new series like Diary of a Wimpy Kid? Are you a parent trying to find pirate picture books for your preschooler? Try our new Personalized Reading List for Kids! All you need to do is answer a few questions such as who your favorite authors are and what types of books you like to read. Based on your responses one of our children’s librarians will create a list just for you!
Please click here to fill out a form.