The Library will be closed on Sunday, May 26 and Monday, May 27 in observance of Memorial Day.

Events Listing

Saturday, May 25
2:30pm - 4:00pm
Barrington Community Theatre will present a peformance of Shakespeare's Macbeth. The loyal and brave Macbeth is confused when three strange beings confront him after a battle and predict that he shall grow in power to the point of becoming King. Macbeth begins to lose himself (and... Read more
Tuesday, May 28
9:30am - 12:30pm
Kinship Caregiver Training is free but not open to the public. Caregivers reside in the East Bay area and are currently caring for their kin children who were removed from their parents/guardians by the RI DCYF. Relationships to children include: grandparents but also teachers, coaches, mentors,... Read more
Tuesday, May 28
10:00am - 12:00pm
Tuesday, May 28
9:30am - 10:00am
Simple stories, songs and rhymes for our youngest patrons. Interactive fun and board book sharing time for big and small people alike at the end of each session. Recommended for three to 18-months. Drop-in, free.
Tuesday, May 28
11:00am - 11:30am
Engaging stories, songs and movement designed especially for our wiggle worms. Appropriate for toddlers 18-months+ who are ready for longer stories and interactive participation. Drop-in, free.
Tuesday, May 28
3:00pm - 5:00pm
Tuesday, May 28
6:00pm - 8:15pm
This will be a night for the ENICHri Homeschooling community to honor our graduating seniors, and students promoting to the next grade level. We will also honor our Award recipients for the Presidential Volunteer Service Award. We invite our families to celebrate and enjoy this night of excellence... Read more
Tuesday, May 28
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Quarterly steering committee meetings
Wednesday, May 29
10:00am - 12:00pm
Wednesday, May 29
9:30am - 10:30am
This gentle yoga class will help improve your flexibility and body awareness and is peformed from a chair. Meets weekly. Free for Barrington residents. Registration is required through the Senior Center/Center for Adult Enrichment at 401-247-1926. Co-sponsored by the Barrington Senior Center/... Read more
Wednesday, May 29
10:00am - 10:30am
Stories and activities for ages three to five years. Relevant themes, critical thinking and interactive participation will be emphasized in this story time as we prepare your little ones for school by reading, listening and following directions. Drop-in, free.
Wednesday, May 29
11:00am - 11:30am
Simple stories, songs and rhymes for our youngest patrons. Interactive fun and board book sharing time for big and small people alike at the end of each session. Recommended for three to 18-months.  Drop-in, free.
Wednesday, May 29
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Rated PG-13 (2006) 103 minutes Color Part of librarian Doug Swiszcz's NOTHING LIKE A DAME: BRITAIN'S HONORED ACTRESSES film lecture series, with pre-film commentary. Helen Mirren won an Oscar playing Queen... Read more
Wednesday, May 29
2:30pm - 5:30pm
A training program addressing teen suicide run by Bradley Hospital clinicians. The Columbia Protocol, also known as the Columbia-Suicide Severity Rating Scale (C-SSRS), supports suicide risk assessment through a series of simple, plain-language questions that anyone can ask. The answers help users... Read more
Wednesday, May 29
3:30pm - 4:30pm
Hang out with Quincy and Lisa --an amazing therapy dog team--and learn first-hand how much patience it takes to be a therapy dog. Educational facts and unstructured Quincy cuddle time are included in this interactive program. Only 12 spaces available. Register today!
Wednesday, May 29
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Use of a meeting room does not in any way constitute an endorsement of the group’s policies or beliefs by the Library.
Wednesday, May 29
7:00pm - 9:00pm
Thursday, May 30
10:00am - 10:30am
Engaging stories, songs and movement designed especially for our wiggle worms. Appropriate for toddlers 18-months+ who are ready for longer stories and interactive participation. Drop-in, free.
Thursday, May 30
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Get mixed-up and messy with your kids through coloring, painting and creative activities. Simple craft stations will be set-up for you to enjoy between the hours of 1 to 3 pm every Thursday afternoon. Drop-in, free.
Thursday, May 30
4:00pm - 4:45pm
Join Miss Lynn for stories, songs, crafts and more! All ages. Drop-in, free.
Thursday, May 30
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Meets the last Thursday of each month. New members welcome. Place your hold here and join us! The Final Six by Alexandra Monir "Surrounded by strangers... Read more
Friday, May 31
11:00am - 11:30am
Set aside some time on Friday mornings for a little bit o' fun. We'll delve into stories, movies, music, crafts and/or games. Activities may change weekly. For kids of all ages. Drop-in, free.
Saturday, June 01
1:00pm - 2:00pm
An interactive story time program that can be enjoyed by all ages and abilities with their favorite adult.  Join us for a story, song and sensory exploration in a warm, accommodating environment. Drop-in, registration not required.  
Monday, June 03
11:00am - 12:00pm
This gentle yoga class will help improve your flexibility and body awareness and is peformed from a chair. Meets weekly. Free for Barrington residents. Registration is required through the Senior Center/Center for Adult Enrichment at 401-247-1926. Co-sponsored by the Barrington Senior Center/... Read more
Monday, June 03
10:00am - 11:30am
Join us to share your current favorite reads and enjoy light refreshments in a casual, friendly atmosphere. New members are always welcome!  The First Monday Morning of the Month Book Group meets throughout the year, with the exception of Monday holidays when it will meet on the second Monday. For... Read more
Monday, June 03
11:00am - 11:30am
Join us for classic, family-friendly movie shorts based on popular children's picture books. Bring your favorite blanket and get comfy with your kids. Drop-in, free.
Monday, June 03
5:30pm - 9:45pm
Duplicate bridge event where the players shuffle, the boards are passed around, and players bid adn play. Results are recorded and posted to the website.
Monday, June 03
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Every veteran has a story. Barrington Public Library is starting a pilot program for veterans to write down and share their experiences within a safe, supportive environment so their stories and experiences will never be forgotten. Participants will meet on a biweekly basis... Read more

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