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  • Thursday, September 8 at 6 pm   Take a late summer stroll through the Barrington Harbor District. In the 1860's Allen C, Mathewson, a Providence jewelry maker, returned to his native Barrington and...
  • The library will close at 8 pm Monday thru Thursday in July and August.
  • As summer comes to a close and with autumn around the corner, enjoy the cool fresh weather with a two-part qigong workshop, an ancient style of exercise and energy originating in China. In this workshop we will explore...
  • Barrington Public Library offers tech help to the community through monthly computer classes and a weekly Tech Help Desk. Tech Help Desk is open every Wednesday from 2 to 4 pm by appointment. It is staffed by Digital...
  • Registration is now open for: Microsoft Word Basics on September 13 at 10 am Microsoft Excel Basics on September 20 at 10 am Microsoft PowerPoint Basics on September 26 at 7 pm Register and find more information through...

Upcoming Events

Thu, Sep 08
10:00am - 11:30am
This is a 3-week class on September 8, 15, & 22 at 10 am (90 mins.) Learn how to use a computer, the internet, search engines, and email, as well as tips...
Thu, Sep 08
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Take a late summer stroll through the Barrington Harbor District. In the 1860's Allen C, Mathewson, a Providence jewelry maker, returned to his native...
Mon, Sep 12
9:00am - 10:00am
As summer comes to a close and with autumn around the corner, enjoy the cool fresh weather with a two-part qigong workshop, an ancient style of exercise and...
Mon, Sep 12
10:00am - 11:30am
Join us over a cup of coffee, tea and pastry as we discuss and share recommendations for great reads.  New members are always welcome! To join this group,...
Tue, Sep 13
10:00am - 11:30am
Learn the basics of creating and formatting a document. Basic computer skills are necessary for this class. Registration is required. 
Wed, Sep 14
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Classics, or those of an historical nature, are "paired" the following month with a contemporary or lesser-known work related by theme, setting and/or...
Tue, Sep 06
9:30am - 9:00pm
Sign-ups begin for Mother Goose and Booklook Storytimes. Spots fill up quickly so don't delay.  All storytimes begin the week on Monday, September 12. Mother...
Tue, Sep 13
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Come to a spook-tacular show complete with mysterious magic wands, haunted jack ‘o lanterns, Dracula skulls, ghosts, goblins, Frankenstein and more. ...
Tue, Sep 06
7:00pm - 8:45pm
Meets the 1st and 3rd Tuesday of the month. New members welcome.
Tue, Sep 13
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Celebrate the beloved, bizarre and wholly imaginative author Roald Dahl's 100th birthday with a film, The WItches (1990, PG, Running time 90 min.),...
Mon, Sep 19
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Make a stop moton short using various objects and then upload your movie to our YouTube channel. New members welcome. Meets the third Monday of the month.
Tue, Sep 20
7:00pm - 8:45pm
Meets the 1st and 3rd Tuesday of the month. New members welcome.
Tue, Oct 04
7:00pm - 8:45pm
Meets the 1st and 3rd Tuesday of the month. New members welcome.
Mon, Oct 17
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Make a stop moton short using various objects and then upload your movie to our YouTube channel. New members welcome. Meets the third Monday of the month.
Mon, Sep 12
10:00am - 11:30am
Join us over a cup of coffee, tea and pastry as we discuss and share recommendations for great reads.  New members are always welcome! To join this group,...
Wed, Sep 14
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Classics, or those of an historical nature, are "paired" the following month with a contemporary or lesser-known work related by theme, setting and/or...
Mon, Sep 19
6:30pm - 8:00pm
If you enjoy reading cookbooks for fun and not just for nourishment, then come and join Reading in the Kitchen, a Cookbook Club at Barrington Public Library. ...
Mon, Oct 03
10:00am - 11:30am
Join us over a cup of coffee, tea and pastry as we discuss and share recommendations for great reads.  New members are always welcome! To join this group,...
Wed, Oct 12
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Classics, or those of an historical nature, are "paired" the following month with a contemporary or lesser-known work related by theme, setting and/or...
Mon, Nov 07
10:00am - 11:30am
Join us over a cup of coffee, tea and pastry as we discuss and share recommendations for great reads.  New members are always welcome! To join this group,...

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Thu, Sep 08
10:00am - 11:30am
This is a 3-week class on September 8, 15, & 22 at 10 am (90 mins.) Learn how to use a computer, the internet, search engines, and email, as well as tips...
Tue, Sep 13
10:00am - 11:30am
Learn the basics of creating and formatting a document. Basic computer skills are necessary for this class. Registration is required. 
Thu, Sep 15
10:00am - 11:30am
This is a 3-week class on September 8, 15, & 22 at 10 am (90 mins.) Learn how to use a computer, the internet, search engines, and email, as well as tips...
Tue, Sep 20
10:00am - 11:30am
Learn the main functions by creating a basic budget spreadsheet with charts and formulas. Basic computer skills are necessary for this class. Registration is...
Thu, Sep 22
10:00am - 11:30am
This is a 3-week class on September 8, 15, & 22 at 10 am (90 mins.) Learn how to use a computer, the internet, search engines, and email, as well as tips...
Mon, Sep 26
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Learn how to create, edit and save a basic presentation using PowerPoint. Basic computer skills are necessary for this class. Registration is required.