Teens

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

Nintendo Switch Drop-In Gaming
19 Jul 24
West Boylston
Origami Fidget Toy
23 Jul 24
West Boylston
Nintendo Switch Drop-In Gaming
26 Jul 24
West Boylston
Magic: The Gathering, Commander Format
27 Jul 24
West Boylston
Nintendo Switch Drop-In Gaming
2 Aug 24
West Boylston

Quicklist by Month

Jul 2024

Nintendo Switch Drop-In Gaming - July 19, 2024 at 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm<br />Origami Fidget Toy - July 23, 2024 at 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm<br />Nintendo Switch Drop-In Gaming - July 26, 2024 at 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm<br />Magic: The Gathering, Commander Format - July 27, 2024 at 9:30 am - 11:30 am<br />

Aug 2024

Nintendo Switch Drop-In Gaming - August 2, 2024 at 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm<br />Open Play After Hours Gaming Event - August 2, 2024 at 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm<br />Diamond Painting - August 6, 2024 at 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm<br />Nintendo Switch Drop-In Gaming - August 9, 2024 at 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm<br />Summer Reading for Teens Ends - August 16, 2024 at 10:00 am - 11:00 am<br />Nintendo Switch Drop-In Gaming - August 16, 2024 at 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm<br />

New Things at Beaman

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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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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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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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