Events Listing

Wednesday, January 09
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, January 09
2:00pm - 5:00pm
Wednesday, January 09
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Visit with our library guinea pigs, Pot Pie & Squiggles and learn how to properly care for these marvelous pets. Space is limited, register below or call 401-247-1920 x4.
Wednesday, January 09
5:30pm - 6:30pm
Wednesday, January 09
7:00pm - 9:00pm
Wednesday, January 09
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
Thursday, January 10
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. Please bring your big person to each session.  Drop-in, free.
Thursday, January 10
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 at your convenience between the hours of 1 to 3 pm every Thursday afternoon. Drop-in, free.
Thursday, January 10
4:00pm - 4:45pm
Join Miss Lynn for stories, songs, crafts and more! All ages. Drop-in, free.
Thursday, January 10
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Have you heard of the Cloud, but you're not quite sure what that means or where to go to access it? Take a look at some common cloud applications and learn how easy and convenient cloud computing can be. This is an informational session. You can bring your laptop or media device to class. Free and... Read more
Thursday, January 10
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Professional Genealogist Marian Pierre-Louis will share the latest information on personal DNA testing as a tool for exploring your genealogy as well as provide insights into the ways in which DNA testing is currently transforming the field. Marian will discuss the various tests... Read more
Friday, January 11
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.
Monday, January 14
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, January 14
10:00am - 12:00pm
 Financial Literacy Roundtable Showcase (snow date is January 28)
Monday, January 14
11:00am - 11:30am
Join us every Monday morning for family-friendly movie shorts. Bring your favorite blanket, snacks and get comfy with your kids. Films are age-appropriate with a softer volume setting. Drop-in, free.
Monday, January 14
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Don't get lost in downloadables, tablets and video games. Make room and memories with your kids by sharing time playing good old fashioned board games together. Every Monday we'll have an array of activities to explore in a fun, safe environment. Drop-in, free.
Monday, January 14
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Monday, January 14
7:15pm - 9:00pm
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Tuesday, January 15
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, January 15
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, January 15
6:30pm - 8:00pm
n/a
Tuesday, January 15
6:30pm - 7:45pm
Meet the author James Ricci for a book talk and signing of The Newport Bridge published by The History Press in 2018 with a forward by former Governor Lincoln Chafee. Newport is a premier destination, but getting to the city has not always been easy. For... Read more
Tuesday, January 15
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Please join School Librarian Mrs. Roy and Children's Librarian Miss Lisa as they collaborate in the first ever Family Book Club. Each month we'll delve into one of the 2019 Rhode Island Children's Book Award Nominations (RICBA). Register online or call 401-247-1920 x4. Limited to 20 participants... Read more
Tuesday, January 15
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, January 16
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, January 16
10:00am - 10:30am
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, January 16
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, January 16
7:00pm - 9:00pm
Thursday, January 17
10:00am - 12:00pm
Did you receive an eReader or tablet as a gift this holiday season? Let Barrington Public Library show you how to download free eBooks, eAudiobooks, and streaming video to your new device. Please bring your library card and fully charged eReading device along with relevant Amazon, Apple, Android,... Read more
Thursday, January 17
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. Please bring your big person to each session.  Drop-in, free.

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