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  • Tuesday, September 27 at 9 am Location: Atria Bay Spring Village at 147 Bay Spring Ave in Barrington Join our librarians for a book preview, highlighting favorite reads from the past year and new...
  • With the kids back in school, it's time for the library to open again on Sundays from 1-5 pm. Sunday hours begin on Sunday, September 11.
  • Wednesday, October 12 at 5:30 pm  Location: Meet at Haines Memorial State Park Join us for our final walk in the Local Walk Series where we will walk through this charming West Barrington community,...
  • Barrington Public Library offers tech help to the community through monthly computer classes and a weekly Tech Help Desk. Tech Help Desk is open every Wednesday from 2 to 4 pm by appointment. It is staffed by Digital...
  • Wednesday, October 5 at 7 pm Location: Senior Center  Meditation allows a person to enter a realm of quietness, calming the mind and bringing peace and clarity into everyday living. Join...

Upcoming Events

Tue, Sep 27
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...
Mon, Oct 03
10:00am - 11:30am
Join us over a cup of coffee, tea and pastry as we discuss and share recommendations for great reads.  New members are always welcome! To join this group,...
Wed, Oct 05
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Meditation allows a person to enter a realm of quietness, calming the mind and bringing peace and clarity into everyday living. Join meditation facilitator...
Thu, Oct 06
10:00am - 11:30am
This is a 3-week class on October 6, 13, & 20 at 10 am (90 mins.) Learn how to use a computer, the internet, search engines, and email, as well as tips...
Wed, Oct 12
5:30pm - 6:45pm
Join us for our final walk in the Local Walk Series where we will walk through this charming West Barrington community, learning the history of Haines Memorial...
Wed, Oct 12
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...

No events of this type currently scheduled.

Thu, Sep 29
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Answer trivia questions to win an exclusive tote bag or calendar and take some peculiar pictures for a chance to win author Ransom Riggs’ new illustrated book...
Tue, Oct 04
7:00pm - 8:45pm
Meets the 1st and 3rd Tuesday of the month. New members welcome.
Thu, Oct 13
6:30pm - 8:00pm
A Monster Maker Workshop with Robert Wohl. 
Mon, Oct 17
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Make a stop moton short using various objects and then upload your movie to our YouTube channel. New members welcome. Meets the third Monday of the month.
Tue, Oct 18
7:00pm - 8:45pm
Meets the 1st and 3rd Tuesday of the month. New members welcome.
Thu, Oct 20
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Watch the original classic from 1922 (FW Murnau's Nosferatu, 95 min.) with snacks and Dracula inspired crafts. "Nosferatu remains to many viewers the most...
Tue, Sep 27
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...
Mon, Oct 03
10:00am - 11:30am
Join us over a cup of coffee, tea and pastry as we discuss and share recommendations for great reads.  New members are always welcome! To join this group,...
Wed, Oct 12
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...
Mon, Oct 24
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 week from 6:30 to 8 p.m....
Mon, Nov 07
10:00am - 11:30am
Join us over a cup of coffee, tea and pastry as we discuss and share recommendations for great reads.  New members are always welcome! To join this group,...
Wed, Nov 09
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...

No events of this type currently scheduled.

Thu, Oct 06
10:00am - 11:30am
This is a 3-week class on October 6, 13, & 20 at 10 am (90 mins.) Learn how to use a computer, the internet, search engines, and email, as well as tips...
Thu, Oct 13
10:00am - 11:30am
This is a 3-week class on October 6, 13, & 20 at 10 am (90 mins.) Learn how to use a computer, the internet, search engines, and email, as well as tips...
Thu, Oct 20
10:00am - 11:30am
This is a 3-week class on October 6, 13, & 20 at 10 am (90 mins.) Learn how to use a computer, the internet, search engines, and email, as well as tips...
Tue, Oct 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...