Beach Reads: Staff Suggest Summer Picks
Saturday, June 30 at 10:30 am in the Magazine Room It's that time of year again, when your Beebe Librarians gather to give you their recommendations for what to read this summer. This time we'll be chatting about Upcoming Fiction, ...
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Traveling Poetry Emporium
Saturday, June 23 from 10:00 - 12:00 at the Wakefield Farmer's Market Have you always wanted a poem written just for you? The Traveling Poetry Emporium will be joining us at the library's first pop-up session at the Farmer's market ...
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Crafting Calm: Paper Flower Bouquet
Thursday, May 24 at 7:00 pm Crafting Calm is part of our Building Resilience series for adults. This monthly program, led by local crafting legends Marianne Snow and Mary Taggart, is based on the premise that making things with your ...
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Author Talk: The Two Most Important Days with Sanjiv Chopra and Gina Vild
Tuesday, May 22 at 7:00 pm What are the two most important days in your life? "The day you are born and the day you find out why," Mark Twain famously wrote. The search for happiness is hardwired in our DNA ...
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Author Talk: New England's General Stores with Ted Reinstein
Tuesday, May 15 at 7:00 pm The general store, as old as America itself, harkens back to a simpler time and a more innocent and rural nation. The general store conjures a country-like place where kids come in to by ...
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Building Resilience: Crafting Calm - Paper Wreaths
Thursday, April 19 at 7:00 pm Crafting Calm is part of our Building Resilience series for adults. This monthly program, led by local crafting legends Marianne Snow and Mary Taggart, is based on the premise that making things with your ...
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Women in World Jazz
Saturday, April 14 at 2:00 pm Women in World Jazz presents an educational performance for the whole family featuring an international ensemble of all-female performers showcasing music from around the world. The concert features musical styles from Cuba's cha cha ...
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The Last Warlord: The Life and Legend of Dostum
Wednesday, April 11 at 7:00 pm Author Brian Glyn Williams will discuss his new book, The Last Warlord: The Life and Legend of Dostum. Williams was an adviser to the new film, '12 Strong: The Declassified Story of the Horse ...
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Exploring New England Habitats - A Diversity of Wildlife
Tuesday, March 20 at 7:00 pm New England is blessed with a wide variety of habitats that support an amazing diversity of wildlife. During this richly illustrated presentation, Bill will take you for photographic visits to many of these extraordinary ...
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Anxious Kids, Anxious Parents
Tuesday, March 27 at 7:00 pm Please join us (and many other Wakefield businesses and institutions) at Galvin Middle School where Lynn Lyons will present "Anxious Kids, Anxious Parents: Strategies to Interrupt the Worry Cycle." Lynn is a globally recognized ...
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