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Summer Saturday Hours
During the months of June, July, and August the Library’s Saturday hours will change to 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Thank you to the College of the Holy Cross for funding the Library’s Saturday summer hours!
Beaman Browser Summer 2024
Memorial Day
Read, Renew, Repeat with Beaman Library This Summer!
MA Teen Choice Book Award Nominees

Summer Saturday Hours

By Jessica Wright | May 27, 2024 | Comments Off on Summer Saturday Hours

During the months of June, July, and August the Library’s Saturday hours will change to 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Thank you to the College of the Holy Cross for funding the Library’s Saturday summer hours!

Beaman Browser Summer 2024

By Jessica Wright | May 22, 2024 | Comments Off on Beaman Browser Summer 2024

Memorial Day

By Jessica Wright | May 11, 2024 | Comments Off on Memorial Day

The Library will be closed Saturday, May 25 in observance of Memorial Day. The Library will reopen on Tuesday, May 28 at 10:00 a.m.

Read, Renew, Repeat with Beaman Library This Summer!

By Jessica Wright | May 10, 2024 | Comments Off on Read, Renew, Repeat with Beaman Library This Summer!

This summer, our summer reading theme is “Read, Renew, Repeat,” a simple reminder to embrace the magic of stories, learning, and growth. At our Library, we believe in fostering a sense of wonder and community, and we’ve lined up an exciting array of events and programs to spark your imagination. From engaging storytelling events for…

MA Teen Choice Book Award Nominees

By Jessica Wright | April 18, 2024 | Comments Off on MA Teen Choice Book Award Nominees

The Massachusetts Teen Choice Book Award Committee has announced the list of 21 nominees (of books for young adults/teens) for the 2024 book award! This is the only award in the Bay State that invites students in grades 7-12 to vote for their favorite recently published books. This list has been specially curated by a…

The Tiny Art Show

By Jessica Wright | April 15, 2024 | Comments Off on The Tiny Art Show

The Tiny Art Show is currently on display in the Teen Space! Next time you visit the Library, take a moment to view the work created by our talented teen patrons. Art will be on display throughout the month of May.

The Golden Ticket

By Jessica Wright | April 1, 2024 | Comments Off on The Golden Ticket

Ongoing in April and May “Wouldn’t it be something, Charlie, to open a bar of candy and see a Golden Ticket glistening inside!” (Dahl, 1964, p. 21). During the months of April and May books in the Teen collection will have Golden Tickets hidden inside. If a Golden Ticket is found inside an item you…

New Catalog Look!

By Jessica Wright | March 5, 2024 | Comments Off on New Catalog Look!

The CW MARS catalog has a new look! You can now access your CW MARS account by visiting http://wboylston.cwmars.org/. This new catalog will provide patrons with a more powerful, yet streamlined, experience. If you have questions about the new catalog, you may refer to this FAQ page or contact a library staff member for help!

Beaman Browser Spring 2024

By Jessica Wright | March 1, 2024 | Comments Off on Beaman Browser Spring 2024

Love Your Library

By Jessica Wright | February 1, 2024 | Comments Off on Love Your Library

February is Love Your Library Month! Write us a note about what you love about our Library! We will share a selection of notes with our locally elected officials. Valentines and valentine mailboxes will be available in the Library throughout the month of February.