Farms Branch

Adult Programs

March Art Show: “Beyond Borders” – March 3 – 30 IMG_20150209_102722

Local artists JoAnn Fossa, Christina Fossa, Suzanne Nichelson and Sarah Wonson will show their paintings, mixed media and fiber arts at the library this month. “Beyond Borders” is a multi-generational and multimedia presentation by a mother/daughter and a grandmother/granddaughter team of artists. The art represents their explorations of fiber, acrylic collage, printing, ink, and graphite. Each artist uses new methods to push her art of  to new levels – beyond the borders of her past work. An “Artist’s Reception” takes place on Thursday, March 26 from 6-8 PM. All are invited to enjoy the show and meet the artists.

“Singing and Signing”: A Multi-Generational Music Program – Thursdays, April 2, 16 and 30 at 10:30 AM

This program is for pre-school children and seniors. Wendy and Vicki will lead the lively singing and signing. We’ll sing and learn signing to favorite songs. Wendy plays guitar and Vicki is a dramatic sign language instructor. “Optimistic Voices”, a senior choir, will also perform. No registration is necessary. Fun for all ages!

Farms Book Discussion Group

Our Book Discussion Group meets on the third Thursday of each month from 7 to 8:30 PM.

New members are always welcome. Come once or as many times as you wish.

Book selections:

March 19: “A Train in Winter: An Extraordinary Story of Women, Friendship, and Resistance in Occupied France” by Caroline Moorehead

April 16: “A Star for Mrs. Blake” by April Smith

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

Programs for Children

“Pre-School Music with Dara” – Friday, April 3 at 10:45 AM

Join Dara for lively, interactive musical entertainment each month. For children, 18 months-5 years old. All are welcome.

Spring Story Times 

“Preschool Story Times” –  meet on Monday mornings, beginning March 23

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, beginning March 25

This session meets is for  babies and toddlers – up to 24 months – and a parent or caregiver.

Spring Story Times run for 8 weeks.