Library News

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Internet and Computers Update

July 10, 2024

Beaman Libary’s internet and computers are being serviced this Friday, July 12 from 10:00-11:00 a.m. Please plan your in-library computer use for after 11:00 a.m. or call ahead to find out if the internet is working.

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July 4

June 20, 2024

The Library will be closed on Thursday, July 4 in observance of Independence Day. The Library will reopen on Friday, July 5 at 10:00 a.m.

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June 5, 2024

The Library will be closed on Wednesday, June 19 in observance of Juneteenth. The Library will reopen on Thursday, June 20 at 10:00 a.m.

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Summer Saturday Hours

May 27, 2024

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!

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Beaman Browser Summer 2024

May 22, 2024
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Memorial Day

May 11, 2024

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.

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Read, Renew, Repeat with Beaman Library This Summer!

May 10, 2024

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…

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MA Teen Choice Book Award Nominees

April 18, 2024

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…

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The Tiny Art Show

April 15, 2024

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.

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The Golden Ticket

April 1, 2024

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…

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