Events Listing

Monday, July 16
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Beginner through advanced writers are welcome to join the library's 6-week Poetry Writing Workshop. Come and meet other writers and exchange ideas in a supportive, creative environment. Students will receive individualized attention, including feedback on their writing from workshop participants... Read more
Tuesday, July 17
10:00am - 11:30am
Learn the basics of Facebook, including setting up an account, friend requests, groups, pages, and privacy, on Tuesday, July 17 at 10 am. You do not need a Facebook account to attend the class. To create a Facebook account, you need an active and valid email account. Registration... Read more
Tuesday, July 17
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Program like a sound engineer using software tools to modify voices and/or design a beat box. Learn to use drag and drop "code blocks" to create animations and sounds. 
Tuesday, July 17
6:30pm - 8:00pm
As we head outdoors to hike in the woods and fields or to work and play in our yards, we need to be aware of the presence of ticks. Ticks like damp, shady, leafy areas, where they can wait for a person or an animal to come into direct contact with them. That contact can lead to a tick bite and tick... Read more
Tuesday, July 17
7:00pm - 8:45pm
Meets the 1st and 3rd Tuesday of the month. (Please note: Groups are now full. If you are interested in forming one please email tanya@barringtonlibrary.org)
Wednesday, July 18
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, July 18
1:00pm - 2:45pm
Not Rated (1951) 78 minutes Black & White Directed by Charles Crichton. Starring Alec Guinness, Stanley Holloway. Join librarian Doug Swiszcz for his lecture series CHUCKLES, GIGGLES & GUFFAWS, a sampling of classic comedies from the '40s, '50s, '60s, and '70s. A meek bank... Read more
Wednesday, July 18
4:00pm - 6:00pm
Beginner through advanced writers are welcome to join the library's 6-week Turning Memories into Memoirs: A Writing Workshop. Come to write and share your memoirs within a supportive environment.  Part of each class will focus on an aspect of writing to enhance your skills. Class 1:  Giving and... Read more
Wednesday, July 18
6:00pm - 7:00pm
There's something for everyone in this fun-filled program:  a read aloud, songs, stories and weather tips.  Read by the author, hear all about  Schmitty's tale of overcoming obstacles and not listening to  naysayers.   Free entry tickets will be available for pick-up in the Children's Dept. on... Read more
Thursday, July 19
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Learn the basics of Facebook's privacy and security settings, including passwords, timeline and tagging, blocking, and visibility, on Thursday, July 19 at 6:30 pm. This class is for active Facebook users. It is recommended to create a Facebook account prior to attending this class... Read more
Friday, July 20
10:00am - 10:30am
Start your day with stories, songs and a short movie.  For all ages and communities.  Drop-in, free.  Registration not required.
Monday, July 23
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, July 23
5:45pm - 8:00pm
Cool off in our air conditioned auditorium and watch the 2007 musical, Across the Universe (PG-13, 2 hours and 13 minutes). Singing encouraged! "The songs of the Beatles provide the sonic framework for this musical tale of romance, war and peace. When young British worker Jude (Jim Sturgess) sets... Read more
Tuesday, July 24
10:00am - 11:30am
Learn how to navigate, customize, and be able to use your iPhone and/or iPad in whatever capacity you'd like. Bring your fully-charged device, Apple ID and password, and questions. Register for either Tuesday, July 24 at 10 am OR Thursday, July 26 at 6:30 pm. This tech class is... Read more
Tuesday, July 24
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Laugh out loud at Joe's collection of true stories about humanity's universal language: music! * All attendees (entering grades 6-12) will receive a scratch ticket for a chance to win a treat on the spot! 
Wednesday, July 25
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, July 25
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Rated G (1968) 105 minutes Color Directed by Gene Saks. Starring Walter Matthau, Jack Lemmon. Join librarian Doug Swiszcz for his lecture series CHUCKLES, GIGGLES & GUFFAWS, a sampling of classic comedies from the '40s, '50s, '60s, and '70s. Neil Simon's classic comedy about... Read more
Wednesday, July 25
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Don't miss this high-quality, vaudevillian styled circus variety show.  Full of laughs and incredible tricks, this non-stop energy show also includes exciting acts such as gravity defying juggling, amazing balloon twisting and balloon magic.  Free entry tickets will be available for pick-up in the... Read more
Wednesday, July 25
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Listen to a popular podcast while you knit or crochet, then join in the post-podcast community discussion. Bring your own knitting/crochet projects and the library will provide the podcast and light refreshments.  Free and open to adults of all ages. No instruction is provided.
Thursday, July 26
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Learn how to navigate, customize, and be able to use your iPhone and/or iPad in whatever capacity you'd like. Bring your fully-charged device, Apple ID and password, and questions. Register for either Tuesday, July 24 at 10 am OR Thursday, July 26 at 6:30 pm. This tech class is... Read more
Friday, July 27
10:00am - 10:30am
Start your day with stories, songs and a short movie.  For all ages and communities.  Drop-in, free.  Registration not required.
Monday, July 30
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, July 30
1:30pm - 2:30pm
Learn about Chinese culture in this fun-filled, enriching program with awesome arts and crafts, interactive stories, games, and more! Make your own animal puppet based off the Twelve Chinese Zodiacs, get crazy with all sorts of Giant Panda activities, and make & customize your unique stamps!  ... Read more
Monday, July 30
5:45pm - 8:00pm
Cool off in our air conditioned auditorium and watch the 2003 musical, School of Rock (Rated PG, 1 hr. 49 minutes).   "When his band votes him out due to his embarrasing musical antics, Dewey has to make the rent somehow. After intercepting a call for his substitute-teacher roomie Ned, Dewey finds... Read more
Tuesday, July 31
1:00pm - 3:00pm
The Greatest Showman celebrates the birth of show business, and tells the story of a visionary who rose from nothing to create a spectacle that became a worldwide sensation.  Fun for the entire family.  Come enjoy the film in our air-conditioned Salem Family Auditorium, with comfortable seats and... Read more
Tuesday, July 31
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Learn about the art of Henna and leave with a beautiful, one of a kind tattoo. Limited to the first 20 participants. Call 247-1920 ext. 310 to reserve a space. 
Wednesday, August 01
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, August 01
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Rated G (1972) 94 minutes Color Directed by Peter Bogdanovich. Starring Barbra Streisand, Ryan O'Neal, Madeline Kahn, Kenneth Mars, Austin Pendleton. Join librarian Doug Swiszcz for his lecture series CHUCKLES, GIGGLES & GUFFAWS, a sampling of classic comedies from the '40s, '... Read more
Friday, August 03
10:00am - 11:00am
A fun, energetic intro to self-defense. This is a hands-on, active showcase that will get kids off of their butts and learning skills that will boost their confidence and discipline.  Free entry tickets will be available for pick-up in the Children's Dept. on Wednesday, August 1.  They will be... Read more
Monday, August 06
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

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