Welcome to the Teen Space! From here you can learn about things happening at the Library, new titles that have been added to our collection, and upcoming programs just for teens. If you have any questions, please contact Ms. Jessica at teenprogramming@beamanlibrary.org, call 508-835-3711, or use the chat function available at the bottom of your screen.

Upcoming Events for Teens

Next 5 Teen Events

Bagels and Bye-Byes
30 Sep 23
West Boylston
The Snack Pack
3 Oct 23
West Boylston
Open Play Gaming Event
6 Oct 23
West Boylston
Settlers of Catan
7 Oct 23
West Boylston

Quicklist by Month

Sep 2023

Bagels and Bye-Byes - September 30, 2023 at 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Oct 2023

The Snack Pack - October 3, 2023 at 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Open Play Gaming Event - October 6, 2023 at 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Solar Eclipses with Aldrich Astronomical Society - October 7, 2023 at 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Settlers of Catan - October 7, 2023 at 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Marbleized Pumpkins - October 12, 2023 at 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Zombie Barbie Apocalypse Returns! - October 17, 2023 at 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Cookies 'n Crochet Club - October 24, 2023 at 6:00 pm
Rebel Revolt Spy Mission - October 26, 2023 at 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Nov 2023

Settlers of Catan - November 4, 2023 at 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

New Things at Beaman

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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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Battleship! for Teens

September 1, 2023

Stop by the Library throughout the fall for an opportunity to play the classic naval combat game of Battleship. Instead of a traditional game board, this oversized version of Battleship…

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Button Making for Teens

May 17, 2023

Express your ideas with a button as unique as you! Stop by the Teen Space and use the supplies provided to create your button design. A staff member will press…

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Volunteer at Beaman Library

May 10, 2023

Teens! Volunteer with Beaman Library! A number of volunteer opportunities are available for teens at Beaman Library. While many opportunities will require that you visit the Library, other tasks may…

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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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eBooks for Teens

By using your library card, you can access free digital content, including ebooks, audiobooks, and videos!

Teen Book Lists & Podcasts

Browse the Library’s most recent Young Adult purchases and other recommended titles. Plus check out the podcasts.


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