Take Your Child to the Library Day!

Cover of We Are In a Book by Mo Willems

Saturday, February 7, 2015

Join us for one of two story times!
0-2 years old at 9:30 AM
3-5 years old at 10:30 AM (with craft)

Special Raffle!*
Visit the library and enter for a chance to win Elephant and Piggie and a copy of We Are In a Book by Mo Willems.
*On Saturday, February 7, 2015 only!!


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

Let It Snow With Elsa

Carole from Parties by Carole as Princess Elsa

Join us for stories, sing-a-longs, dancing, games and a red carpet coronation with everyone’s favorite princess, Elsa. Children are welcome to come in costume!

Wednesday, February 18, 2015, 11AM

Brought to you by Coordinated Family & Community Engagement Program and the Beverly Public Library.

Funded by a grant from the Massachusetts Department of Early Education and Care awarded to Peabody Public Schools.

The Realm of Readers: the 4th and 5th Grade Book Club

Cover of The Lost Children by Carolyn Cohagan

Our next meeting will be on Tuesday, January 27, 2015, at 3:15 PM. Please finish reading The Lost Children by Carolyn Cohagan. Copies are available in the Children’s Room. New members are always welcome. Members will receive copies of our next book, Mrs. Frisby and the Rats of NIMH by Robert O’Brien. Don’t forget your library card!

To register please call 978-921-6062 or register online by clicking here. The club will meet on the 2nd & 4th Tuesdays of the month unless otherwise noted.


Winter Story Times are currently in session and will run through the week of February 22, 2015. Days and times are listed below.

Hen Reading to Chicks

Story Time Sessions are as follows:
Babies and Books: Tuesdays at 9:30 AM and Wednesday at 10 AM
Toddler Story Time: Tuesdays at 10:30 and 11:15 AM and Wednesdays at 9:15 AM
Preschool Story Time: Wednesdays at 10:45 AM and Thursdays at 1:15 PM
For story time descriptions, please click here.
No registration required.


Winter After School Programs are currently in session and will run through the week of February 22, 2015. Days and times are listed below.

Image of math and science ideas coming out of a book.

What’s the Big Idea: Math and Science Story Time will meet on Wednesdays at 3 PM. (will not meet on Wednesday, February 18)
No registration required.
For children ages 4-6.
Based on the What’s the Bid Idea? program created by Mother Goose Programs (Vermont Center for the Book) this story time incorporates math and science into a story time and activity.


Comet Lulin

Science and Astronomy Club will meet on Thursdays at 3 PM. (will not meet on Thursday, February 19)
For Grades 1-5, No registration required.

This winter we will be examining comets and meteors!

Thank you to the Friends for supporting our programs!

Musical Mornings with Miz Liz

Woman Playing the Piano

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. No registration required.
Saturday, February 28, 2015, 10 AM

Thank you to the Friends for funding this program!