Adult Events

Monday, July 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, July 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 pm. Participants are asked to bring a dish to share from that month’s cookbook and their own table setting.  Registration is required. Space... Read more
Monday, July 22
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Science, history, and mathematics come alive with a visit from the Starry Messenger who helped show future scientists the way to discover the laws of nature. The Starry Messenger is a dramatic fun filled adaptation of Galileo's short treatise Siderius Nuncius. To many the Universe is a closed book... Read more
Tuesday, July 23
10:00am - 12:00pm
Learn how to download free eBooks, eAudiobooks, and streaming video to your media device. Please bring your library card and fully charged eReading device along with relevant Amazon, Apple, Android, or Barnes and Noble passwords. Attend either Tuesday, July 23 at 10 am OR Thursday, July 25... Read more
Tuesday, July 23
5:30pm - 7:30pm
THIS EVENT IS NOW FULL.  Get an introduction to homeschooling in this workshop for parents presented by ENRICHri, a Rhode Island home education community. The topics discussed include: Homeschooling in Rhode Island: state laws, district policies and what to submit... Read more
Tuesday, July 23
7:00pm - 8:30pm
THIS CLASS IS FULL. To join the waitlist email: jessicad@barringtonlibrary.org Intermediate writers are welcome to join the library's 6-week poetry writing workshop. You will have the opportunity to meet other... Read more
Wednesday, July 24
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, July 24
1:00pm - 3:00pm
The Day the Earth Stood StillRated G (1951) 1 hr 32 mins in black & whiteIncludes pre-film commentary by librarian Doug Swiszcz An alien lands and tells the people of Earth that they must live peacefully or be destroyed as a danger to other planets. Stars Michael... Read more
Wednesday, July 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, July 25
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Learn how to download free eBooks, eAudiobooks, and streaming video to your media device. Please bring your library card and fully charged eReading device along with relevant Amazon, Apple, Android, or Barnes and Noble passwords. Attend either Tuesday, July 23 at 10 am OR Thursday, July 25... Read more
Monday, July 29
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
Tuesday, July 30
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 password, and questions. Attend either Tuesday, July 30 at 10 am OR Thursday, August 1 at 6 pm. Registration not required.... Read more
Wednesday, July 31
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, July 31
1:00pm - 3:00pm
MoonRated R (2009) 1 hr 37 mins Astronaut Sam Bell has a quintessentially personal encounter toward the end of his three-year solitary stint on the Moon, where he, working alongside his computer, GERTY, sends back to Earth parcels of a resource that has helped diminish our planet's... Read more
Thursday, August 01
6:00pm - 8:00pm
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 password, and questions. Attend either Tuesday, July 30 at 10 am OR Thursday, August 1 at 6 pm. Registration not required.... Read more
Monday, August 05
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
Wednesday, August 07
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, August 07
1:00pm - 4:00pm
A Matter of Life and DeathUnrated  (1946) 1 hour and 44 minutes  Color Part of librarian Doug Swiszcz's BETWEEN FANTASY AND REALITY film lecture series, with pre-film commentary. An RAF pilot (David Niven) who cheats... Read more
Wednesday, August 14
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, August 14
1:00pm - 4:00pm
The Ghost and Mrs. MuirUnrated  (1947) 1 hour and 44 minutes  Black & White Part of librarian Doug Swiszcz's BETWEEN FANTASY AND REALITY film lecture series, with pre-film commentary. A headstrong young widow (Gene... Read more
Wednesday, August 14
6:00pm - 8:15pm
Woodstock: Three Days That Defined a GenerationNot Rated (2019) 1 hr 36 mins In August 1969---against a backdrop of a nation in conflict over sexual politics, civil rights, and the Vietnam War---half a million people converged on a small dairy farm in upstate New York to hear a... Read more
Friday, August 16
5:30pm - 8:30pm
Celebrate the summer with a twilight paddle on Hundred Acre Cove. Join guides from Barrington Land Conservation Trust as we paddle around the Cove and up the Runnins River.   The paddle will begin at 5:30 pm and end around sunset. We hope to get a peek at the rising moon as well.   Bring your own... Read more
Monday, August 19
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
Tuesday, August 20
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Reading at the beach or in the backyard on the hammock is a great way to relax in the summer. But what if we told you that at one time in our history, there were fears about the danger of leisurely reading. Would you believe us? Books for Idle Hours: Nineteenth-Century Publishing and... Read more
Wednesday, August 21
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, August 21
1:00pm - 4:00pm
PleasantvilleRated PG-13  (1998) 2 hours and 4 minutes  Color and Black & White Part of librarian Doug Swiszcz's BETWEEN FANTASY AND REALITY film lecture series, with pre-film commentary. Teenage siblings (Tobey... Read more
Monday, August 26
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
Wednesday, August 28
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, August 28
1:00pm - 4:00pm
Midnight in ParisRated PG-13  (2011) 94 minutes  Color Part of librarian Doug Swiszcz's BETWEEN FANTASY AND REALITY film lecture series, with pre-film commentary. A vacationing American (Owen Wilson) is mysteriously... Read more
Wednesday, September 04
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

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