Farms Branch

Adult Programs

October Art Show – “Beverly Guild of Artists – The Fall Show” – October 2 – 30

Members of the Guild display a  mixed media show of their works at the library this month. The show includes photographs and paintings in oils, watercolors and acrylics. There will be an “Artists’ Reception” on Tuesday, October 14 from 5:00-8:00 PM. All are welcome to view this lovely exhibit.

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 selection:

October 16: “The Orphan Train”  by Christina Baker Kline

November 20: “An Invisible Thread: The True Story of an 11 Year-old Panhandler, a Busy Sales Executive, and an Unlikely Meeting with Destiny” by Laura Schroff

December 18: “The Art of Hearing Heartbreaks” by Jan-Phillip Sendker

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

Programs for Children

“Pre-School Music with Dara” – Fridays, October 3 and November 6 at 10:45 AM

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

“Tales for Tots” – meets on Wednesdays, at 10:30 AM

For children, from newborn to 24 months, with a parent or guardian.

Fall Story Times run for 8 weeks.

“Who’s Watching You? Owls of the World” – Tuesday, October 7 – 4:00-5:00 PM

For children, 6 years and older. Children will meet six lively owls from New England and beyond in this live owl program. Owl scientists Mark and Marcia will also provide a hooting lesson and tips on how to attract and protect owls. This program is fun – and educational. No registration is necessary.

“A Spooktacular Halloween Encounter” – Thursday, October 23 at 3:30 PM

For children, ages 6-10 years old. Join us for a spooky time, featuring ghastly stories and gruesome activities. *Please register in advance – if you dare!