Events Listing

Wednesday, October 03
2:30pm - 4:00pm
Hold
Wednesday, October 03
4:00pm - 6:00pm
Beginner through advanced writers are welcome to join the library's weekly Cross-Genre Writing Club from Sept 12 to Dec 19. This peer-led writing group will offer a chance to gather with fellow writers, in a supportive environment in which to share your work. Free and open to adults. Space is... Read more
Wednesday, October 03
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Tables and chairs for 35 in a classroom style
Thursday, October 04
1:00pm - 4:00pm
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 at your convenience between the hours of 1 to 4 pm every Thursday afternoon. Drop-in, free.
Thursday, October 04
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Thursday, October 04
7:00pm - 8:00pm
A three-week workshop taught by Julie Gerstenblatt which will teach brainstorming, revising, drafting and editing.  Julie, a local Barrington resident, holds a doctorate in Education from Columbia University and is a published writer.  Learn more about Julie at... Read more
Friday, October 05
9:00am - 4:00pm
Hold
Friday, October 05
11:00am - 11:45am
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.
Friday, October 05
1:00pm - 3:30pm
Not Rated (1937) 1 hour and 57 minutes  Black & White Part of librarian Doug Swiszcz's SPENCER TRACY film lecture series, with pre-film commentary. Tracy won the first of two back-to-back Best Actor Academy Awards for his... Read more
Tuesday, October 09
10:00am - 11:30am
Computer Basics, Part 1: Introduction to the Computer - Learn about and how to use a computer, including the desktop, keyboard, and mouse/touchpad. This is an introductory class for beginners with minimal or no computer experience. Registration is recommended. Register below, or contact the... Read more
Tuesday, October 09
10:00am - 10:30am
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, but not limited to, kids 3-months to 18-months.  Drop-in, free.
Tuesday, October 09
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. Please bring your big person to each session.  Drop-in, free.
Tuesday, October 09
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Make a wooden monster decoration for Halloween while listening to some "spooky" music. Space is limited. Please email Tanya@barringtonlibrary.org or call 247-1920 ext. 6 to reserve a spot. For grades 6-12. Part of our 200 Years of Frankenstein... Read more
Tuesday, October 09
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Barrington Public Library invites parents to register for a five-week workshop on The Inner Journey of Being a Parent. This class is a time to explore with others how being a parent impacts our own inner development.  As our children grow into unique human beings, we gain our own opportunity to... Read more
Tuesday, October 09
6:30pm - 7:30pm
The Downtown Providence Parks Conservancy has released a short film produced by local filmmaker Jamie McGuire entitled Public Memory/Public Spaces about their efforts to restore the Soldiers and Sailors Monument located in Kennedy Plaza.  Come and view the film... Read more
Tuesday, October 09
6:30pm - 9:00pm
Hold
Tuesday, October 09
7:00pm - 9:00pm
Hold
Tuesday, October 09
7:30pm - 8:30pm
Hold
Wednesday, October 10
10:00am - 10:45am
Stories, songs and activities for kids 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, October 10
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 but not limited to kids 3 to 18 months.  Drop-in, free.
Wednesday, October 10
2:00pm - 4:30pm
A Drop in program. An old fashioned parlor game. Stop by and leave your mark. Part of our 200 Years of Frankenstein Celebration. 
Wednesday, October 10
4:00pm - 6:00pm
Beginner through advanced writers are welcome to join the library's weekly Cross-Genre Writing Club from Sept 12 to Dec 19. This peer-led writing group will offer a chance to gather with fellow writers, in a supportive environment in which to share your work. Free and open to adults. Space is... Read more
Wednesday, October 10
6:30pm - 9:00pm
Need projector, podium and microphone
Wednesday, October 10
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Tables set up meeting style in a square or a U-shape with chairs for 35.
Wednesday, October 10
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Literary Pairings Book Discussion Group meets the second Wednesday of the Month from 7 to 8:30 pm from September through June. Participants will read an assigned classic one month followed by a contemporary readalike similar in theme, plot and/or characters the following month. Facilitators Nancy... Read more
Wednesday, October 10
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Hold
Thursday, October 11
1:00pm - 4:00pm
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 at your convenience between the hours of 1 to 4 pm every Thursday afternoon. Drop-in, free.
Thursday, October 11
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Computer Basics, Part 1: Introduction to the Computer - Learn about and how to use a computer, including the desktop, keyboard, and mouse/touchpad. This is an introductory class for beginners with minimal or no computer experience. Registration is recommended. Register below, or contact the... Read more
Thursday, October 11
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Learn the art of making hand painted animation cells and leave with a "monstrous" piece of art. Part of our 200 Years of Frankenstein.
Thursday, October 11
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Join Professor Emeritus and RI jazz legend, Lloyd Kaplan for a two-part lecture titled, "Women in Jazz" on Thursdays, October 11 and 18. He will feature female instrumentalists who have traditionally been ignored and discriminated against throughout  history and will offer musical examples of some... Read more

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