Events Listing

Tuesday, October 16
8:30am - 10:30am
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Tuesday, October 16
10:00am - 11:30am
Computer Basics, Part 2: Internet & Search Engines - Learn about the Internet, including how to access and navigate a web browser and use search engines. Registration is recommended. Register below, or contact the Reference Desk at 401-247-1920 x2. If you choose to bring your laptop, please... Read more
Tuesday, October 16
12:00pm - 3:00pm
We would like the usual set up for the gallery.  Our speaker will need the podium, screen, microphone and extension cords in the auditorium.  
Tuesday, October 16
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 16
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 16
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 16
6:30pm - 7:45pm
Meet the author Karen Donovan for a reading and signing of her book, Aardvark to Axolotl: Pictures From My Grandfather's Dictionary published by Etruscan Press in 2018. An eclectic series of tiny stories and essays, the book is a collaboration of text and... Read more
Tuesday, October 16
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Tyna, felter extraordinaire, will lead us in this one session class where participants will leave with a monster of their very own. Space is limited. Please call 247-1920 ext. 6 or email Tanya@barringtonlibrary.org to reserve a spot. For grades 6-12... Read more
Tuesday, October 16
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Hold
Tuesday, October 16
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)
Tuesday, October 16
8:00pm - 9:00pm
Wednesday, October 17
9:00am - 11:00am
View the golden glow of Fall with a relaxing kayak paddle on Hundred Acre Cove. Experience this special place where the marsh grass turns gold, crimson and bronze. The Cove is home to important wildlife and numerous water birds. Terrapin turtles, great blue herons and snowy egrets are often found... Read more
Wednesday, October 17
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, October 17
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 17
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 17
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 17
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 17
6:30pm - 7:45pm
Meet the illustrator R.W. Alley to celebrate the 60th anniversary of the iconic Paddington Bear which exhibited as "Paddington Comes to America" at the Eric Carle Museum earlier this year. R.W. Alley was commissioned to illustrate a new series of... Read more
Wednesday, October 17
5:30pm - 6:30pm
Hold
Thursday, October 18
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 18
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Computer Basics, Part 2: Internet & Search Engines - Learn about the Internet, including how to access and navigate a web browser and use search engines. Registration is recommended. Register below, or contact the Reference Desk at 401-247-1920 x2. If you choose to bring your laptop, please... Read more
Thursday, October 18
7:00pm - 9:00pm
Friday, October 19
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 19
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Not Rated (1955) 1 hour and 21 minutes  Color Part of librarian Doug Swiszcz's SPENCER TRACY film lecture series, with pre-film commentary. Tracy plays John J. Macreedy, a one-armed veteran of World War II who arrives by train in a... Read more
Saturday, October 20
9:00am - 10:30am
Head table with 5 seats and table arranged in U with 25 chairs.
Sunday, October 21
1:30pm - 3:00pm
Annual Meeting & Concert Following a brief Friends of the Library annual meeting scheduled for 1:30 pm, will be an afternoon performance by the Atwater-Donnelly Trio with a unique and thrilling blend of traditional American and Celtic folk music and percussive dance from 2 to... Read more
Monday, October 22
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, October 22
1:30pm - 3:00pm
Monday, October 22
4:00pm - 6:00pm
Beginner through advanced writers are welcome to join the library's 6-week Fiction Writing Workshop. Do you have a story to tell? Now’s the time to move your idea from inspiration to page. This workshop will explore the craft of fiction through writing exercises. Each session focuses on an element... Read more
Monday, October 22
4:00pm - 5:30pm

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