“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. To be added to the email list for “Monday Mornings” news, or for more information, please email Robin at email@example.com. Thanks to the Friends of the Beverly Public Library for so generously sponsoring this series.
Upcoming programs (see the Spring 2015 schedule here):
Rich and Poor in America: Causes and Consequences of Growing Inequality
Trends in Tech
From the Ngorongoro Crater to Serengeti National Park: An African Safari
February 23 (no program Feb. 16 – Presidents’ Day)
3D Printing: What’s it All About?
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
January 8 (*second Thursday): The Awakening by Kate Chopin
February 5: Rebecca by Daphne Du Maurier
- Main Library – Evening: held on the 3rd Tuesday of the month from 7:30-9 PM
January 20: Trust Me on This by Donald Westlake
February 17: The Sleepwalkers: How Europe Went to War in 1914 by Christopher Clark
- Farms Branch: held on the 3rd Thursday of the month from 7 – 8:30 PM
January 15: The Rosie Project by Graeme Simsion
February 19: The Invention of Wings by Sue Monk Kidd