Monday Mornings
Cup of Coffee“Monday Mornings” is a free lecture series for seniors that runs annually in the spring and fall months at the main library. Programs run from 9:30-10:30 AM in the Sohier Room. Light refreshments are available 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 Fall 2015 series begins on Monday, September 14. View the schedule.

Sign up for the “Monday Mornings” email list here. Upcoming programs:

October 12
Columbus Day – NO PROGRAM

October 19
In the Shadow of JFK: The Rise of Beatlemania in America – Aaron Krerowicz, Beatles scholar

October 26
Design Psychology for a Calmer Nurturing Home – Linda Varone, Design Psychology Consultant

November 2
We Are Market Basket – Grant Welker, Lowell Sun

Questions? Please email


Book Discussion Groups
We offer a few 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 a digital audiobook or eBook via OverDrive. Search our catalog, or ask our Reference staff for assistance (978-921-6062 or

  • Main Library – Evening: held on the 3rd Tuesday of the month from 7:30-9 PM
    October 20: The Boys in the Boat by Daniel Brown
    November 17: Napoleon by Paul Johnson
  • December 15: TBD