Events Listing

Wednesday, March 27
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, March 27
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, March 27
1:00pm - 3:30pm
Murder on the Orient ExpressRated PG-13 (2017) 1 hour and 54 minutes  Color Part of librarian Doug Swiszcz's MURDER AT THE MOVIES film lecture series, with pre-film commentary. Agatha Christie's Hercule Poirot must decide... Read more
Wednesday, March 27
1:30pm - 3:30pm
Wednesday, March 27
4:00pm - 5:00pm
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. Limit of 12 spaces. 
Wednesday, March 27
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Beginner through advanced writers are welcome to join the library's 6-week Science Fiction/Fantasy Writing Workshop. Have you ever wanted to write a science fiction or fantasy story but are not sure how to begin?  This workshop goes beyond general writing techniques and instead... Read more
Wednesday, March 27
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, March 28
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, March 28
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, March 28
4:00pm - 4:45pm
Join Miss Lynn for stories, songs, crafts and more! All ages. Drop-in, free.
Thursday, March 28
6:30pm - 9:00pm
What does it mean to be American? How do Americans from diverse backgrounds understand and shape the American creed? What is your family's American story?  Barrington Public Library is hosting a screening of the PBS documentary film American Creed, followed by a Community... Read more
Thursday, March 28
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Children and adolescents are exposed to and use technology and electronic devices at home, in school, and in their social environment at an unprecedented rate. This exposure has impacts on their brain development as well as their social emotional development. Come learn about those impacts... Read more
Friday, March 29
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, April 01
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, April 01
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, April 01
11:00am - 11:30am
Join us on Monday mornings for family-friendly movie shorts. Bring your favorite blanket and get comfy with your kids. Films are age-appropriate with a softer volume setting. Drop-in, free.
Tuesday, April 02
10:00am - 11:30am
THIS DISCUSSION GROUP IS NOW FULL. To be added to the waiting list contact jessicad@barringtonlibrary.org or call 401-247-1920 x7. Great Decisions is a national, civic-education program from the Foreign Policy Association that... Read more
Tuesday, April 02
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, but not limited to, kids 3-months to 18-months.  Drop-in, free.
Tuesday, April 02
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, April 02
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 a new group, please email tanya@barringtonlibrary.org)
Wednesday, April 03
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, April 03
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, April 03
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, April 03
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Beginner through advanced writers are welcome to join the library's 6-week Science Fiction/Fantasy Writing Workshop. Have you ever wanted to write a science fiction or fantasy story but are not sure how to begin?  This workshop goes beyond general writing techniques and instead... Read more
Thursday, April 04
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, April 04
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, April 04
4:00pm - 4:45pm
Join Miss Lynn for stories, songs, crafts and more! All ages. Drop-in, free.
Friday, April 05
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, April 06
9:00am - 1:00pm
This training by Bradley Hosptial/Lifespan gives anyone the skills to help an adult who is developing a mental health problem or experiencing a mental health crisis. It will include a new supplement on opioid mediation awareness.        Space is limited.  Please register below.   Made possible... Read more
Saturday, April 06
9:30am - 4:00pm

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