Adult Programs

February Art Show – “Journeys” – February 2-27

There are many kinds of journeys, physical, artistic and spiritual among them. Suzanne Nichelson, JoAnn Fossa and Christina Fossa explore them in fiber, paint, collage and mixed media. Join the artists for an “Artists’ Reception” on Tuesday, February 16 from 6-8 PM. All are invited to enjoy the show and meet the artists.

“Cradles to Crayons/Boston Bruins PJ Drive” – February 1 to March 1

The Beverly Farms Library is participating in the PJ Drive this year. We are collecting new pajamas that will be given to children in the Commonwealth to keep them feeling warm and safe. The pajamas will be distributed through the “Cradles to Crayons” organization. You may drop off new children’s pajamas, all sizes, at the Farms Library this month. For more information the Cradles to Crayons organization please check their website:  http://www.cradlestocrayons.org/boston/2016bruinspjdrive

“Knit, Crochet & Embroider @ the Library” – next meeting -s Thursday, March 3 – 7-8:30 PM.

We will meet the first Thursday of each month. This program is for adults who enjoy all kinds of handwork or fiber arts. Bring your project, meet with other crafters, 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.

Book selections:

February 18: “A Tale of Two Cities” by Charles Dickens

March 17: “Letters from Skye” by Jessica Brockmole

April 21: “The Greater Journey: Americans in Paris” by David McCullough

Books may be picked up in advance at the Beverly Farms Library.

Programs for Children

“Music with Dara” – Friday, March 4 at 10:45 AM

Join Dara each month at the Beverly Farms Library for lively, interactive musical entertainment. The show is geared for children, ages 18 months to 5 years. All are welcome.

“Celebrate Chinese New Year” – Tuesday, February 9 at 3:30 PM

For children, ages 6-10 years old. It’s the Chinese “Year of the Monkey”.  Join the fun with a special celebration. We’ll have stories, crafts, and activities. *Please register in advance.* Other “Years of the Monkey” include: 1920,1932,1944,1956,1968,1980,1992,2004.

“Winter Story Times” – meet on Mondays

Session I, for children ages 2-3 1/2 years old, meets at 10:30 AM.

Session II, for children ages 3 1/2-5 years old, meets at 11:15 AM. *Please register in advance for Session II.*

“Tales For Tots” – Wednesdays at 10:30 AM images_story

For children, up to 24 months. We’ll have stories, songs, fingerplays for children, accompanied by a parent or caregiver. We encourage parents and babies to stay for playtime after the program.