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.

Click for Tumble Book Library

Kanopy Kids

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

Click for Kanopy Kids

TeenBookCloud

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

Click for TeenBookCloud.com

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

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March 10, 2023

OverDrive app users, changes are coming! The legacy OverDrive app will soon be discontinued, and you’ll need to switch to Libby, OverDrive’s newer reading app. You can still use the…

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New Event Registration Procedure

February 4, 2023

With our new website, a new event registration system has been introduced, allowing patrons to register for upcoming programs and events online. We are very excited about this new tool,…

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1000 Books Before Kindergarten

October 31, 2022

To participate, register your child(ren) in the 1000 Books Before Kindergarten reading challenge by visiting Beaman Library’s Beanstack page. Then, visit Beaman Library, borrow Beaman Library books, and read them to your…

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Summer Reading Program 2022: Read Beyond the Beaten Path

June 3, 2022

  This summer, Read Beyond the Beaten Path with Beaman Library’s Summer Reading Program! To get started, visit Beaman Library’s Beanstack website and register for the Summer Reading Challenge for your age…

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Kanopy Now Available!

March 11, 2022

Good News! Beaman Library has just added nearly 30,000 movies and other videos that inspire, educate and entertain, from Kanopy. Free to cardholders who live in West Boylston*, Kanopy’s unique…

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