Children

Welcome to the Beaman Library Children’s Room.

Our Children’s Room is located on the second floor of the Library and offers a variety of creative learning experiences, as well as, a vast collection of books, audios, games, S.T.E.A.M. tablets, etc. We gladly welcome all children, especially the exuberant ones, where they can be free to be themselves while exploring and learning!

eBooks for Kids

Using your Beaman Library card and the C/WMARS KIDS ebook Collection you can download eBooks and audiobooks for your kids and teens!

Great Links for Kids

Homework resources, encyclopedia links

Upcoming Events for Children

Next 5 Children’s Events

Outdoor Storytime
16 Jul 24
West Boylston
Read and Recycle Story and Craft
17 Jul 24
West Boylston
Scribblebots!
17 Jul 24
West Boylston
Taste of Community
17 Jul 24
West Boylston
Bike Safety Workshop
18 Jul 24
West Boylston

Quicklist by Week

July 14, 2024 - July 20, 2024

Outdoor Storytime - July 16, 2024 at 10:30 am - 11:15 am<br />Read and Recycle Story and Craft - July 17, 2024 at 10:30 am - 11:30 am<br />Scribblebots! - July 17, 2024 at 10:30 am - 11:30 am<br />Taste of Community - July 17, 2024 at 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm<br />Bike Safety Workshop - July 18, 2024 at 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm<br />

July 21, 2024 - July 27, 2024

Outdoor Storytime - July 23, 2024 at 10:30 am - 11:15 am<br />Pet Show - July 23, 2024 at 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm<br />Read and Recycle Story and Craft - July 24, 2024 at 10:30 am - 11:30 am<br />Taste of Community - July 24, 2024 at 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm<br />Stretching and Relaxation with Meredith - July 25, 2024 at 10:30 am - 11:15 am<br />

TumbleBooks - eBooks for Kids!

TumbleBookLibrary is a curated database of children’s ebooks, available by subscription.

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Kanopy Kids

A curated collection of age-appropriate content featuring the best children’s programming, including favorites from PBS Kids, Sesame Street, and more.

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TeenBookCloud

TeenBookCloud is an online collection of ebooks, enhanced novels, graphic novels, videos, and audio books.

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Beaman Library Children's Room YouTube channel

Enjoy storytimes and get samplings of books right from home with Beaman Library Children's Room YouTube channel

First Fridays

Each week Ms Sue will read first chapters of books that are new to our Library! If you are interested in reading further, just request the book. If you need help in making the request, just call the Library!

Children's Room Library News

Libby: The Library Reading App

January 2, 2024

Libby is a free app where you can enjoy ebooks, digital audiobooks, and magazines from your public library. You can stream titles with Wi-Fi or mobile data, or download them…

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Holiday Hours

November 13, 2023

The Library will close at 3:00 p.m. on Wednesday, November 22 and remain closed on Thursday, November 23 so that staff may observe the holiday. The Library will reopen on…

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Veterans Day Closing

October 20, 2023

The Library will be closed on Friday, November 10 and Saturday, November 11 in observance of Veterans Day. The Library will reopen on Tuesday, November 14 at 10:00 a.m.

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Stream for Free with Kanopy

September 29, 2023

Kanopy is a streaming service that offers thoughtful, high quality streaming content. From classic cinema, to award-winning documentaries and new releases, you’ll be sure to find something to watch on…

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Extended Saturday Hours

September 5, 2023

Effective Saturday, September 9, the Library’s Saturday hours will change to 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Thank you to the College of the Holy Cross for this generous gift!

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