Events Listing

Thursday, March 21
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Learn how to protect yourself from scams, dangers, and misinformation in the online environment. Includes how to create strong passwords, evaluate websites, and customize your web browser options. Registration is recommended. Register below, or contact the Reference Desk at 401-247-1920 x2. If you... Read more
Thursday, March 21
6:30pm - 8:45pm
Thursday, March 21
7:00pm - 9:00pm
Friday, March 22
11:00am - 11:30am
Set aside some time on Friday mornings for a little bit o' fun. We'll delve into stories, movies, music, crafts and/or games. Activities may change weekly. For kids of all ages. Drop-in, free.
Saturday, March 23
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Laurie MacDougall, the founder and executive director of REST (Resouces, Education, Support, Together)  will lead this workshop on administering Naloxone to reverse an overdose of opioids.  Space is limited. Register using the form below or call 401-247-1920 x2. Free and open to all Made... Read more
Sunday, March 24
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Barrington Preservation Society and Barrington Public Library invite you to enjoy an afternoon performance by The Vox Hunters. Self-proclaimed seekers and singers of old songs, cultivators of local music, and chronic multi-instrumentalists, Armand Aromin and Benedict Gagliardi... Read more
Monday, March 25
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, March 25
9:00am - 9:00pm
It's that time again! Create a diorama using peeps as the main focus. It should be based on a book title or scene from a book. One entry per family or individual. Please do not put your name on the diorama. Prize packs will be awarded to one of each of the following groups. 10 and under, 11-17 and... Read more
Monday, March 25
11:00am - 11:30am
Join us on Monday mornings for family-friendly movie shorts. Bring your favorite blanket and get comfy with your kids. Films are age-appropriate with a softer volume setting. Drop-in, free.
Monday, March 25
12:00pm - 5:00pm
Drop by anytime to try out a host of virtual reality experiences on our Oculus RIft or one of our Oculus Go's.  Free and open to teens in grades 6 to 12.
Monday, March 25
1:00pm - 3:00pm
PG (2018) 1hr and 52 minSix years after the events of Wreck-It Ralph, Ralph and Vanellope, now friends, discover a WiFi router in their arcade, leading them into a new adventure.  Free for all communities. Limited to 105 seats. 
Monday, March 25
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Every veteran has a story. Barrington Public Library is starting a pilot program for veterans to write down and share their experiences within a safe, supportive environment so their stories and experiences will never be forgotten. Participants will meet on a biweekly basis... Read more
Monday, March 25
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Tuesday, March 26
8:30am - 1:00pm
Tuesday, March 26
9:30am - 10:00am
Simple stories, songs and rhymes for our youngest patrons. Interactive fun and board book sharing time for big and small people alike at the end of each session. Recommended, but not limited to, kids 3-months to 18-months.  Drop-in, free.
Tuesday, March 26
11:00am - 11:30am
Engaging stories, songs and movement designed especially for our wiggle worms. Appropriate for toddlers 18-months+ who are ready for longer stories and interactive participation. Please bring your big person to each session. Drop-in, free.
Tuesday, March 26
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Meet the architect and author Katie Hutchison for a presentation of her latest book The New Cottage, published by Taunton Press in 2018. The mere thought of "cottage" puts the mind at ease, as a cottage is where life is simple, comforting, and true... Read more
Tuesday, March 26
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Computer Basics, Internet, & Search Engines: Learn about and how to use a computer, including the desktop, keyboard, and mouse/touchpad, and the Internet, including how to access and navigate a web browser and use search engines. This is an introductory class for beginners with minimal or no... Read more
Tuesday, March 26
7:00pm - 9:00pm
Wednesday, March 27
10:00am - 12:00pm
Wednesday, March 27
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, March 27
10:00am - 10:30am
Stories and activities for ages three to five years. Relevant themes, critical thinking and interactive participation will be emphasized in this story time, as we prepare your little ones for school by reading, listening and following directions. Drop-in, free.
Wednesday, March 27
11:00am - 11:30am
Simple stories, songs and rhymes for our youngest patrons. Interactive fun and board book sharing time for big and small people alike at the end of each session. Recommended but not limited to kids 3 to 18 months.  Drop-in, free.
Wednesday, March 27
1:00pm - 3:30pm
Murder on the Orient ExpressRated PG-13 (2017) 1 hour and 54 minutes  Color Part of librarian Doug Swiszcz's MURDER AT THE MOVIES film lecture series, with pre-film commentary. Agatha Christie's Hercule Poirot must decide... Read more
Wednesday, March 27
1:30pm - 3:30pm
Wednesday, March 27
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Hang out with Quincy and Lisa --an amazing therapy dog team--and learn first-hand how much patience it takes to be a therapy dog. Educational facts and unstructured Quincy cuddle time are included in this interactive program. Only 12 spaces available, register today!
Wednesday, March 27
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Beginner through advanced writers are welcome to join the library's 6-week Science Fiction/Fantasy Writing Workshop. Have you ever wanted to write a science fiction or fantasy story but are not sure how to begin?  This workshop goes beyond general writing techniques and instead... Read more
Wednesday, March 27
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.
Wednesday, March 27
7:00pm - 8:00pm
We are forming a new Lions Club in Barrington. This is an opportunity to become a charter member of the club. You do not need to be a Barrington resident to be a member of this club. During the meeting you will have the opportunity to meet other members and discuss possible club projects. We... Read more
Wednesday, March 27
7:00pm - 8:30pm

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