“Monday Mornings” is a free lecture series for seniors that runs annually from September through May at the main library. Programs run from 9:30-10:30 AM in the Sohier Room. Light refreshments are served starting at 9 AM. Signup is not required. To be added to the email list for “Monday Mornings” news, or for more information, please email Robin at email@example.com.
See full program descriptions here.
Ansel Adams as Environmentalist
Lance Hidy, Northern Essex Community College
Rich and Poor in America: Causes and Consequences of Growing Inequality
Kevin Beckwith, Salem State University
December 15 (final program of Fall 2014 series)
Annual Holiday Concert
John Archer (vocals) and Dan Murphy (piano)
* Sponsored by the Friends of the Beverly Public Library
Book Discussion Groups
We offer three separate book discussion groups each month. New members are always welcome. Come once or as many times as you wish. Discussion titles are available at the checkout desk. They may also be available on CD, or as an audio or e-book download via OverDrive. Search our catalog, or ask our Reference staff for assistance (978-921-6062 or firstname.lastname@example.org).
- Main Library – Daytime: held on the 1st Thursday of the month from 1-2:30 PM
December 4: Ethan Frome by Edith Wharton
January 8 (*second Thursday): The Awakening by Kate Chopin
- Main Library – Evening: held on the 3rd Tuesday of the month from 7:30-9 PM
December 16: Why Does the World Exist? : An Existential Detective Story by Jim Holt.
January 20: Trust Me on This by Donald Westlake
- Farms Branch: held on the 3rd Thursday of the month from 7 – 8:30 PM
December 18: The Art of Hearing Heartbeats by Jan-Philipp Sendker
January 15: The Rosie Project by Graeme Simsion