Barrington Public Library is OPEN with limited hours, capacity, and services. Learn more.

Home

  • October Virtual Tech Classes are now open for registration! Our October classes will focus on Google Basics - Gmail, Google Drive, and Google Photos. All classes will be held virtually via Zoom.
  • Join librarian Ben Hanley for Tea & Book Chat: Virtual Book Discussion on Monday, October 5 at 3 pm via Zoom. Grab a cup of tea (or glass of wine – we won’t judge) and join a come-as-you-are virtual book chat on...
  • Rhody Radio: RI Library Radio Online is the latest offering from Rhode Island public libraries. Rhody Radio is a weekly podcast that brings you voices from your neighbors around the state. Enjoy lectures, stories and...
  • New platform to read digital magazines!  Flipster offers an easy, browse-able reading experience. Browse magazines by category as well as perform searches for specific periodicals. An online newsstand provides a...
  • New digital platform for Barrington card holders available now!  hoopla digital provides online and mobile access to ebooks, audiobooks, comics, music, movies, and TV series. With hoopla and your valid library card...

Upcoming Events

Wed, Sep 30
10:00am - 11:30am
Virtual Tech Class at 10 am via Zoom Learn about all the free resources and databases you have access to as a Rhode Island resident and/or...
Mon, Oct 05
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Tea & Book Chat: A Virtual Book Discussion GroupFirst Monday of the Month at 3 pm on Zoom (unless otherwise noted) Grab a cup of tea (or...
Tue, Oct 06
7:30pm - 8:30pm
As the days grow shorter and cooler, it can mean only one thing: it's time to get stitching!  Join librarian Jessica D'Avanza on Zoom for a 1/2 hour of...
Wed, Oct 07
10:00am - 11:30am
Virtual Tech Class at 10 am via Zoom Gmail is Google's free online email service. Learn how to create an account, send and receive email,...
Wed, Oct 14
10:00am - 11:30am
Virtual Tech Class at 10 am via Zoom Learn how to access, navigate, and use basic features of Google’s online storage and document services...
Wed, Oct 14
7:00pm - 8:30pm
THIS GROUP IS FULL. Please contact Ben Hanley at bhanley@barringtonlibrary.org or 401-...
Tue, Oct 06
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Led by Rick Morin of Rhythm Room, kids will create their own music with everyday household items in a fun, imaginative way. This exploration of sound is a...
Fri, Oct 09
10:00am - 4:00pm
Take a family stroll this October and enjoy a special Story Walk at Sowams Woods (NOT Sowams School), a Barrington Land Conservation Trust...
Wed, Oct 14
11:00am - 12:00pm
An outdoor, interactive musical story time presentation with children's author Julie Garnett. Sing songs that have become books and read books that have become...
Wed, Oct 14
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Join us for a Virtual Q&A Book Chat with author of the Ascendance Series, Jennifer Nielsen. Be ready to ask her about all of your favorite characters in...
Wed, Oct 21
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Join Miss Lisa on Zoom and chat about William Ritter's latest release, "The Unready Queen," Book Two of The Oddmire Series. We'll share ideas, play a kahoot...
Thu, Oct 22
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Stroll the library grounds with Barrington Land Conservation Trust educators and discover natural treasures in your own town. Participants will explore the...
Tue, Sep 29
3:30pm - 4:30pm
Play Bring Your Own Book! All you need is a book. ANY book you have laying around. Players search through books for text to take out of context using the...
Tue, Oct 06
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Join us for our first oudoor film! Beetlejuice (Rated PG, 1988 1 hr. 26 min.). With an introduction by our own film buff librarian Doug Swiszcz. PLEASE...
Mon, Oct 19
6:30pm - 7:30pm
"Night and day. Summer and winter. Seedtime and harvest. Life and death. That's what Halloween is, all rolled up into one" (Bradbury). A book that holds a...
Mon, Oct 05
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Tea & Book Chat: A Virtual Book Discussion GroupFirst Monday of the Month at 3 pm on Zoom (unless otherwise noted) Grab a cup of tea (or...
Wed, Oct 14
7:00pm - 8:30pm
THIS GROUP IS FULL. Please contact Ben Hanley at bhanley@barringtonlibrary.org or 401-...
Wed, Oct 21
7:00pm - 8:30pm
The Mystery & Thriller Book Discussion Group will meet via Zoom for the foreseeable future. Zoom meeting details will be emailed to registrants two...
Wed, Oct 21
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Join Miss Lisa on Zoom and chat about William Ritter's latest release, "The Unready Queen," Book Two of The Oddmire Series. We'll share ideas, play a kahoot...
Tue, Oct 27
7:00pm - 8:00pm
The Adults Who Read YA Book Club is a brand new book club for adults who enjoy reading without age-limits. Facilitated by retired librarian N...
Mon, Nov 02
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Tea & Book Chat: A Virtual Book Discussion GroupFirst Monday of the Month at 3 pm on Zoom (unless otherwise noted) Grab a cup of tea (or...

No events of this type currently scheduled.

Wed, Sep 30
10:00am - 11:30am
Virtual Tech Class at 10 am via Zoom Learn about all the free resources and databases you have access to as a Rhode Island resident and/or...
Wed, Oct 07
10:00am - 11:30am
Virtual Tech Class at 10 am via Zoom Gmail is Google's free online email service. Learn how to create an account, send and receive email,...
Wed, Oct 14
10:00am - 11:30am
Virtual Tech Class at 10 am via Zoom Learn how to access, navigate, and use basic features of Google’s online storage and document services...
Wed, Oct 21
10:00am - 11:30am
Virtual Tech Class at 10 am via Zoom Google Photos is a photo and video storage and sharing service. Learn how to access, navigate, organize,...
chat loading...