Adult Events

Monday, December 18
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. Participants are asked to bring a dish to share from that month’s cookbook and their own table setting.  Registration is required. This... Read more
Monday, December 18
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Join us for a holiday book release party as local author Peter Johnson unveils his new book, The Night Before Krampus. First ten partipants to sign up to read a passage on the stage will recieve a free copy. (email tanya@barringtonlibrary).... Read more
Thursday, December 21
6:30pm - 7:30pm
A concert for the winter solstice. Since 1998 -- when Bonfield released his seasonal album WinterNight -- Ken Bonfield has presented seasonal concerts of guitar instrumentals, drawn from traditional arrangements to modern compositions inspired by the Winter Solstice. These well-... Read more
Wednesday, January 03
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.
Monday, January 08
10:00am - 11:30am
Join us every First Monday Morning of the Month as we gather over coffee and pastry to share our favorite books! New members always welcome.
Wednesday, January 10
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Join us each month to relax, renew, and become a part of the present moment. Monthly Meditation runs the second Wednesday of the month from October thru May and includes 30 minutes of meditation and 30 minutes of a book discussion.  Our Monthly Meditation is led by Mary Scannell, a certified... Read more
Wednesday, January 10
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Classics, or those of an historical nature, are "paired" the following month with a contemporary or lesser-known work related by theme, setting and/or characters.... Read more
Thursday, January 11
7:00pm - 8:15pm
Did you receive an eReader or tablet as a gift this holiday season? Let Barrington Public Library show you how to download free eBooks, eAudio, and streaming video to your new device.    Choose a class to attend:  Thursday, January 11 at 7 pm OR Tuesday, January 16 at 10 am... Read more
Tuesday, January 16
10:00am - 11:15am
Did you receive an eReader or tablet as a gift this holiday season? Let Barrington Public Library show you how to download free eBooks, eAudio, and streaming video to your new device.    Choose a class to attend:  Thursday, January 11 at 7 pm OR Tuesday, January 16 at 10 am... Read more
Tuesday, January 16
6:30pm - 7:45pm
Meet the authors Dennis Pratt and Dr. Tom Shaker for a book talk about their new book, A Treasury of Rhode Island Jazz & Swing Musicians. From Providence’s legendary Celebrity Club, the first interracial night club in New England, to the renowned Monday night Big Band... Read more
Thursday, January 18
10:00am - 11:15am
Learn how to access, navigate, and use basic features of Google’s online storage and document services. Bring your laptop or media device and follow along. You do not need a Gmail or Google account to attend. Register for either Thursday, January 18 at 10 am OR Thursday, January 25 at 7 pm... Read more
Thursday, January 18
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Rated PG (2016) 127 minutes Directed by Theodore MelfiStarring: Taraji P. Henson, Octavia Spencer, Janelle Monae, Kevin Costner, and Kirsten Dunst Come see movies the way they were meant to be seen...on the big screen with amazing surround sound in the Library's... Read more
Monday, January 22
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. Participants are asked to bring a dish to share from that month’s cookbook and their own table setting.  Registration is required. This... Read more
Wednesday, January 24
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, January 25
7:00pm - 8:15pm
Learn how to access, navigate, and use basic features of Google’s online storage and document services. Bring your laptop or media device and follow along. You do not need a Gmail or Google account to attend. Register for either Thursday, January 18 at 10 am OR Thursday, January 25 at 7 pm... Read more
Thursday, January 25
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Rated PG-13 (2016) 128 minutes Directed by Damien ChazelleStarring: Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone Come see movies the way they were meant to be seen...on the big screen with amazing surround sound in the Library's newly renovated Salem Family Auditorium. While... Read more
Tuesday, January 30
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Make your very own embroidered piece of art! In this class you will learn four basic hand sewing stitches from which most every design can be fashioned. Learn about readily available and specialty embroidery supplies, how to transfer images to fabric for stitching, and what you can do with... Read more
Monday, February 05
10:00am - 11:30am
Join us every First Monday Morning of the Month as we gather over coffee and pastry to share our favorite books! New members always welcome.
Tuesday, February 06
10:00am - 11:30am
Registration opens January 2 at 9 am. Learn the basics of creating and formatting a document. If time permits, we will also look at how to create tables and columns, insert graphics, and modify templates. Basic computer skills are necessary for this class. Please note: We will be... Read more
Wednesday, February 07
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Classics, or those of an historical nature, are "paired" the following month with a contemporary or lesser-known work related by theme, setting and/or characters.... Read more
Thursday, February 08
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Registration opens January 2 at 9 am. Learn the basics of creating and formatting a document. If time permits, we will also look at how to create tables and columns, insert graphics, and modify templates. Basic computer skills are necessary for this class. Please note: We will be... Read more
Tuesday, February 13
10:00am - 11:30am
Registration opens January 2 at 9 am. Learn the main functions by creating a basic budget spreadsheet with charts and formulas. If time permits, we will learn about conditional formatting, freezing rows, and using tables. Basic computer skills are necessary for this class. Please... Read more
Wednesday, February 14
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Join us each month to relax, renew, and become a part of the present moment. Monthly Meditation runs the second Wednesday of the month from October thru May and includes 30 minutes of meditation and 30 minutes of a book discussion.  Our Monthly Meditation is led by Mary Scannell, a certified... Read more
Thursday, February 15
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Registration opens January 2 at 9 am. Learn the main functions by creating a basic budget spreadsheet with charts and formulas. If time permits, we will learn about conditional formatting, freezing rows, and using tables. Basic computer skills are necessary for this class. Please... Read more
Tuesday, February 20
10:00am - 11:30am
Registration opens January 2 at 9 am. 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 Microsoft PowerPoint 2016. Register for either Tuesday, February 20 at 10 am OR... Read more
Thursday, February 22
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Registration opens January 2 at 9 am. 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 Microsoft PowerPoint 2016. Register for either Tuesday, February 20 at 10 am OR... Read more
Wednesday, February 28
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.
Monday, March 05
10:00am - 11:30am
Join us every First Monday Morning of the Month as we gather over coffee and pastry to share our favorite books! New members always welcome.
Wednesday, March 14
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Join us each month to relax, renew, and become a part of the present moment. Monthly Meditation runs the second Wednesday of the month from October thru May and includes 30 minutes of meditation and 30 minutes of a book discussion.  Our Monthly Meditation is led by Mary Scannell, a certified... Read more
Wednesday, March 14
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Classics, or those of an historical nature, are "paired" the following month with a contemporary or lesser-known work related by theme, setting and/or characters.... Read more

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