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  • The popular on-demand film streaming service Kanopy is now available for free at Barrington Public Library. Library card holders can access Kanopy and sign up to start streaming films instantly by visiting ...
  • Wednesday, December 19 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, December 20 at 6:30 pm in the Salem Family Auditorium. PG-13 (1988) 1 hour 41 minutes. Decorate cookies and drink hot cocoa while watching this "modern classic."  In this modern take on Charles Dickens' "A...
  • Borrow a Binge Box from your library! Binge Box Check out one of our Binge Boxes and get 4 movies for 3 weeks! Binge watch movies featuring your favorite performers like Meryl Streep or Marilyn Monroe. Or movies based...
  • Upcoming tech classes:  Digital Storage & the Cloud on Thursday, January 10 at 6:30 pm.Getting Started with eZone on Thursday, January 17 at 10 am OR Thursday, January 24 at 6:30 pm.iPhone & iPad Basics on ...

Upcoming Events

Mon, Dec 17
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....
Mon, Dec 17
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 pm....
Wed, Dec 19
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....
Wed, Dec 19
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, Dec 19
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...
Mon, Dec 24
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....
Tue, Dec 18
10:00am - 11:00am
In the midst of your holiday hustle and bustle, stop by the Kids Room and decorate some cookies with us (while supplies last).  Drop-in from 10 to 11 am.
Wed, Dec 19
10:00am - 11:00am
Embrace the cozy comforts of winter by enjoying seasonal stories, a winter’s tale short film and festive crafts with us. Kids will take away yummy goodies for...
Thu, Dec 20
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Decorate a holiday ornament with your child to enjoy for years to come. Register online or by calling (401)-247-1920 x4. Limited to 15 spaces. Recommended for...
Thu, Dec 27
11:00am - 12:00pm
Tip your hat to the dynamic musical performance of Johnny the K. Your kids will devour the engaging songs, movement and of course all the hats! Limited to 75...
Fri, Dec 28
11:00am - 12:00pm
A low-key, no pressure animal adventure for children and adults. Dave takes pride in helping people feel more comfortable with the animals he presents. Free...
Mon, Jan 07
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...
Mon, Dec 17
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Improv club forming! Join Tom as he teaches us the basics of Improv and gives us a foundation for starting our own club. We plan on meeting the 3rd Monday of...
Tue, Dec 18
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...
Thu, Dec 20
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Decorate cookies and drink hot cocoa while watching this "modern classic." Scrooged  PG-13 (1988) 1 hr 41 mins "In this modern take on Charles Dickens' "A...
Thu, Dec 27
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Stop in anytime between 6 and 8 and make some shrinky dinks! Conceived by two housewives in the early 1970's, shrinky dinks were all the rage. Come witness the...
Tue, Jan 08
5:30pm - 7:00pm
Learn how to code a LEGO robot and more! No experience necessary.
Tue, Jan 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...
Mon, Dec 17
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 pm....
Mon, Jan 07
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...
Wed, Jan 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...
Tue, Jan 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...
Mon, Jan 28
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 pm....
Mon, Feb 04
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, Dec 20
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Decorate cookies and drink hot cocoa while watching this "modern classic." Scrooged  PG-13 (1988) 1 hr 41 mins "In this modern take on Charles Dickens' "A...
Mon, Jan 07
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...
Mon, Jan 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...
Mon, Jan 28
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...
Tue, Jan 29
4:00pm - 6:30pm
Jazz on Film is a new short course for fans of music and film to explore these mediums in-depth with Dr. Tom Shaker, a...
Mon, Feb 04
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...
Thu, Jan 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...
Thu, Jan 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...
Thu, Jan 24
6:30pm - 8:30pm
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...
Tue, Jan 29
10:00am - 12:00pm
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...
Thu, Jan 31
6:30pm - 8:30pm
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...