The library will close for the Thanksgiving holiday on Wed., Nov. 22 at 4:30 pm and reopen on Sat., Nov. 25 at 9 am.

Events Listing

Monday, November 27
1:00pm - 2:00pm
For those dealing with hearing loss, come and learn about the use of assistive technology in public spaces. Barrington Public Library, along with over a dozen other Rhode Island locations now have hearing loop systems, with more locations to come. Learn about this hearing loop... Read more
Tuesday, November 28
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.
Tuesday, November 28
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Rated PG-13 (2016) 132 minutes Directed by Stuart HazeldineStarring: Sam Worthington, Octavia Spencer, Tim McGraw, Aviv Alush, Radha Mitchell 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... Read more
Thursday, November 30
10:00am - 11:30am
Learn the basics of Facebook, including setting up an account, friend requests, groups, pages, and privacy. You do not need a Facebook account to attend the class. To create a Facebook account, you need an active and valid email account. Please register below or call 401-247-1920 x2.
Thursday, November 30
6:30pm - 7:30pm
In this class, we will be creating mandalas that come alive! We will create eye-catching 3D mandalas. All you have to bring for this class is your imagination and your willingness to have fun! This is the last of three workshops about mandalas at the library this fall, led by Candace Nadine Breen.... Read more
Saturday, December 02
10:30am - 11:30am
The Barrington Garden Club invites children in grades 4 through 6 to join them in creating holiday ornaments on Saturday, December 2 from 10:30am - 11:30 am.   Registration begins on Monday, November 20 and is limited to 15 participants.  Please call 401-247-1920 ext. 4 to reserve your space.  Open... Read more
Monday, December 04
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.
Monday, December 04
3:00pm - 4:30pm
Drop in program every first and third Monday. Create something in Tinkercad to be printed on our Makerbot mini printer.
Monday, December 04
6:30pm - 8:00pm
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.
Tuesday, December 05
10:00am - 11:30am
Learn how to take pictures with and manage digital photos on your media device. Class includes how to send photos via email or message, and upload them to social media or a cloud service. Class will look at a few digital storage options, with focus on Flickr and Google Photos. Bring your fully-... Read more
Tuesday, December 05
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Rated PG (2017) 129 minutes Directed by Bill CondonStarring: Emma Watson, Dan Stevens, Luke Evans, Josh Gad, Kevin Kline 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.... Read more
Tuesday, December 05
7:00pm - 8:45pm
Meets the 1st and 3rd Tuesday of the month. New members welcome.
Wednesday, December 06
10:00am - 11:00am
Cooking and crafting activities for kids 3+ with caregiver.   Registration begins on Monday, November 27 and is limited to 12 kids.  Please call to reserve your space:  (401) 247-1920 x4.  Open to all communities, free.
Wednesday, December 06
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, December 07
7:00pm - 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 password, and questions. Registration is required.
Thursday, December 07
6:30pm - 7:45pm
Meet the author Michael De la Pena for a book talk of his FBI-themed suspense series, the Coyote Wars, which De la Pena wrote to show the true nature of the FBI and the teamwork that makes success possible. Book 1: The Coyote Wars (2014... Read more
Monday, December 11
2:00pm - 4:00pm
(2016) Rated PG. 108min.  A hustling theater producer's attempt to save his theater with a singing competition becomes grander than he anticipates.  Come see movies the way they were meant to be seen...on the big screen with amazing surround sound! Recommended for ages 4+.  Free for all communities... Read more
Tuesday, December 12
10:00am - 11:30am
Learn how to protect yourself from scams, dangers, and misinformation in the online environment. Includes how to evaluate websites and create strong passwords. Registration is required. Register below, or contact the Reference Desk at 401-247-1920 x2. If you choose to bring your laptop, please... Read more
Tuesday, December 12
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Meets the second Tuesday of the month. New members welcome. Learn coding and help us build a robot for the teen room. 
Wednesday, December 13
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, December 14
10:00am - 11:15am
Learn the basics of Gmail, including setting up an account, sending and receiving email, privacy, and storage. You do not need a Gmail account to attend the class. To sign up for a Gmail account, you will need to bring a cell phone that can receive text messages, or another active email address... Read more
Thursday, December 14
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Rated R (2017) 120 minutes Directed by Oren MovermanStarring: Richard Gere, Laura Linney, Steve Coogan, Rebecca Hall, Chloë Sevigny 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... Read more
Monday, December 18
3:00pm - 4:30pm
Drop in program every first and third Monday. Create something in Tinkercad to be printed on our Makerbot mini printer.
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
Tuesday, December 19
7:00pm - 8:45pm
Meets the 1st and 3rd Tuesday of the month. New members welcome.
Thursday, December 21
6:30pm - 7:30pm
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-received concerts feature traditional... Read more
Tuesday, December 26
2:00pm - 3:30pm
(2017) Rated PG. 90min.   Gru meets his long-lost charming, cheerful, and more successful twin brother Dru who wants to team up with him for one last criminal heist.  Come see movies the way were meant to be seen... on the big screen with amazing surround sound!  Recommended for ages 4+.  Free for... Read more
Friday, December 29
10:00am - 10:45am
  “The Three Billy Goats Gruff & the Lion and the Mouse.”  Delight in a creative retelling of these beloved classics with a cast of colorful puppets and loads of audience participation.  Recommended for ages 3+  Registration not required to attend.  Free for all communities.
Tuesday, January 02
7:00pm - 8:45pm
Meets the 1st and 3rd Tuesday of the month. New members welcome.
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.

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