Monday Mornings
Cup of Coffee“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; all adults are welcome to attend. Thanks to the Friends of the Beverly Public Library¬†for sponsoring this series.

The Spring 2015 series has concluded. The Fall 2015 series will begin on September 14, 2015. Would you like to receive the fall schedule when it comes out, or other “Monday Mornings” news? Sign up for the email list HERE. Questions? Please email


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

  • Main Library – Daytime: held on the 1st Thursday of the month from 1-2:30 PM
    May 7: Some Luck by Jane Smiley
    June 4: Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn