Events Listing

Thursday, January 24
3:00pm - 9:00pm
Study at the library! We have plenty of comfy spaces and will be offering warm cookies and pizza! Also, special relaxation breaks including, yoga, virtual reality and a visiting therapy dog! Stay tuned for the "time out" times to be announced. Made possible by a RI Foundation Community Grant,... Read more
Thursday, January 24
4:00pm - 4:45pm
Join Miss Lynn for stories, songs, crafts and more! All ages. Drop-in, free.
Thursday, January 24
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Did you receive an eReader or tablet as a gift this holiday season? Let Barrington Public Library show you how to download free eBooks, eAudiobooks, and streaming video to your new device. Please bring your library card and fully charged eReading device along with relevant Amazon, Apple, Android,... Read more
Friday, January 25
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, January 26
3:00pm - 5:00pm
Join us for the opening and dedication of the Jennifer English Gallery.  This new art gallery is made possible by a generous memorial gift from the family and friends of Jennifer English Wiseman.  Jennifer, a Barrington resident, loved to read and loved the library, and those who knew her best felt... Read more
Sunday, January 27
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Join community partners as we kick-off 2019 with a series of discussions and community events promoting emotional well-being as part of the It's Time We Talk series. This kick-off event features mental health superstar, Dr. Barbara Van Dahlen along with a community resource fair. Refreshments will... Read more
Monday, January 28
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, January 28
10:00am - 12:00pm
Snow date for Financial Literacy Roundtable Showcase (scheduled January 14)
Monday, January 28
11:00am - 11:30am
Join us on Monday mornings for family-friendly movie shorts. Bring your favorite blanket, snacks and get comfy with your kids. Films are age-appropriate with a softer volume setting. Drop-in, free.
Monday, January 28
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Don't get lost in downloadables, tablets and video games. Make room and memories with your kids by sharing time playing good old fashioned board games together. Every Monday we'll have an array of activities to explore in a fun, safe environment. Drop-in, free.
Monday, January 28
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, January 28
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Improv club forming! Join Tom as he teaches us the basics of Improv and gives us a foundation for starting our own club. We plan on meeting the 3rd Monday of each month. No experience necessary! 
Monday, January 28
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
Tuesday, January 29
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. Register for either Tuesday, January 29 at 10 am OR Thursday, January 31 at 6:30 pm. This tech class... Read more
Tuesday, January 29
10:00am - 12:00pm
Tuesday, January 29
10:00am - 10:30am
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-months to 18-months.  Drop-in, free.
Tuesday, January 29
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, January 29
4:00pm - 6:30pm
Jazz on Film is a new short course for fans of music and film to explore these mediums in-depth with Dr. Tom Shaker, a retired professor who has focused his career on music and pop culture. This three-week course will take place on Tuesdays, January 29, Feb 5 and... Read more
Tuesday, January 29
7:00pm - 8:30am
Quarterly committee meeting
Wednesday, January 30
10:30am - 12:00pm
Wednesday, January 30
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, January 30
10:00am - 10:30am
Stories, songs and activities for kids 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, January 30
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, January 30
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Join the staff of the Rhode Island State Archives for a genealogy and family history workshop. Learn to identify misinformation, how to search records, and how the State Archives can assist with in-depth family history research. The State Archives is within the Division of Archives... Read more
Thursday, January 31
10:00am - 10:30am
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.
Thursday, January 31
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Get mixed-up and messy with your kids through coloring, painting and creative activities. Simple craft stations will be set-up for you to enjoy at your convenience between the hours of 1 to 3 pm every Thursday afternoon. Drop-in, free.
Thursday, January 31
4:00pm - 4:45pm
Join Miss Lynn for stories, songs, crafts and more! All ages. Drop-in, free.
Thursday, January 31
6:00pm - 7:15pm
Thursday, January 31
6:30pm - 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. Register for either Tuesday, January 29 at 10 am OR Thursday, January 31 at 6:30 pm. This tech class... Read more
Friday, February 01
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.

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