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  • Registration is open for: Microsoft PowerPoint Basics on Tuesday, September 25 at 7 pm OR Thursday, September 27 at 10 am. Registration recommended. Click on the link below for class details and to register.
  • Wednesday, September 26 from 6:30 to 8:30 pm in the Residential Properties Meeting Room Listen to a popular podcast while you knit or crochet, then join in the post-podcast community discussion. Bring your own knitting/...
  • Thursday, September 27 at 6:30 pm in the Salem Family Auditorium (Second Floor) Meet the author Vikki Warner for a book presentation and signing of her book, Tenemental published by Feminist Press in 2018. At age 26,...
  • Tuesday, October 2 at 9 am at Atria Bay Spring Village in Barrington Join our librarians for a book preview, highlighting favorite reads from the past year and new titles being published this fall while enjoying...
  • Tuesdays in October beginning 10/2 from 6:30 to 8:30 pm in the Residential Properties Meeting Room. Barrington Public Library invites parents to register for a five-week workshop on The Inner Journey of Being a Parent....

Upcoming Events

Tue, Sep 25
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Learn how to create, edit and save a basic presentation using PowerPoint. Basic computer skills are necessary for this class. Please note: We will be using...
Wed, Sep 26
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...
Wed, Sep 26
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...
Thu, Sep 27
10:00am - 11:30am
Learn how to create, edit and save a basic presentation using PowerPoint. Basic computer skills are necessary for this class. Please note: We will be using...
Thu, Sep 27
6:30pm - 7:45pm
Meet the author Vikki Warner for a book presentation and signing of her book, Tenemental published by Feminist Press...
Mon, Oct 01
10:00am - 11:30am
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. Join...
Thu, Sep 27
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...
Fri, Sep 28
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...
Mon, Oct 01
11:00am - 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...
Tue, Oct 02
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Calling all Hampden Meadows students! Please join School Librarian Mrs. Roy and Children's Librarian Miss Lisa as we collaborate in our first ever Family...
Thu, Oct 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...
Fri, Oct 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...
Tue, Oct 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...
Wed, Oct 03
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. 
Thu, Oct 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...
Tue, Oct 09
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Make a wooden monster decoration for Halloween while listening to some "spooky" music. Space is limited. Please email...
Wed, Oct 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. 
Thu, Oct 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.
Mon, Oct 01
10:00am - 11:30am
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. Join...
Tue, Oct 02
9:00am - 10:30am
Join our librarians for a book preview, highlighting favorite reads from the past year and new titles being published this fall while enjoying breakfast at...
Wed, Oct 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...
Mon, Oct 15
6:30pm - 8:00pm
A book club for those who like to read cookbooks and enjoy a community meal. The group meets monthly on the third Monday night of the month from 6:30 to 8 p.m...
Tue, Oct 16
6:30pm - 7:45pm
Meet the author Karen Donovan for a reading and signing of her book, Aardvark to Axoltol: Pictures From My Grandfather's...
Thu, Oct 25
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Celebrate 200 Years of Frankenstein! 1818-2018. Read the classic and timeless Gothic novel by Mary Shelley. FIrst 10 participants to sign up will receive a...
Fri, Oct 05
1:00pm - 3:30pm
Not Rated (1937) 1 hour and 57 minutes  Black & White Part of librarian Doug Swiszcz's SPENCER...
Tue, Oct 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...
Fri, Oct 12
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Not Rated (1950) 1 hour and 32 minutes  Black & White Part of librarian Doug Swiszcz's SPENCER...
Sun, Oct 14
2:00pm - 5:00pm
Rated PG (2017) 1 hour 43 minutes In celebration of Paddington Bear's 60th Anniversary, follow his transition from the page to the Big Screen...
Fri, Oct 19
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Not Rated (1955) 1 hour and 21 minutes  Color Part of librarian Doug Swiszcz's SPENCER TRACY film...
Thu, Oct 25
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Not Rated (2018)  Come see movies the way they were meant to be seen...on the big screen with amazing surround sound, in the...
Tue, Sep 25
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Learn how to create, edit and save a basic presentation using PowerPoint. Basic computer skills are necessary for this class. Please note: We will be using...
Thu, Sep 27
10:00am - 11:30am
Learn how to create, edit and save a basic presentation using PowerPoint. Basic computer skills are necessary for this class. Please note: We will be using...
Tue, Oct 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...
Thu, Oct 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...
Tue, Oct 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....
Thu, Oct 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....