Events Listing

Monday, October 21
4:00pm - 6:00pm
REGISTRATION IS FULL. TO JOIN A WAITING LIST EMAIL jessicad@barringtonlibrary.org Beginner through advanced writers are welcome to join the library's 6-week Short Story Writing Workshop. Writing a short story is... Read more
Monday, October 21
5:30pm - 9:45pm
Duplicate bridge event where the players shuffle, the boards are passed around, and players bid adn play. Results are recorded and posted to the website.
Monday, October 21
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Join us for a book signing and reading by local teen author, Coral Isabella Aurora. Her new young adult novel, The Teenager's Guide to Surviving a Horror Film is described as a "horror comedy."  This novel is first installment of the comedy series, The Teenager's Guide. A free... Read more
Monday, October 21
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Every veteran has a story. Barrington Public Library’s Veterans Writing Group is open to all veterans, whether you are a beginning writer or have writing experience. We will cover the basics of writing, progressing to writing prompts in the form of written passages, photos, and... Read more
Tuesday, October 22
3:30pm - 5:00pm
Tuesday, October 22
6:30pm - 8:30pm
THIS SESSION IS FULL. Website Design: A 3-Week Workshop Learn how to determine which website is best for you. Choose from two website... Read more
Tuesday, October 22
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Wednesday, October 23
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, October 23
1:00pm - 4:45pm
A Star Is Born Unrated  (1954) 2 hours and 56 minutes  with one 15-minute intermission Color Part of librarian Doug Swiszcz's JUDY GARLAND:... Read more
Wednesday, October 23
3:15pm - 4:45pm
Wednesday, October 23
4:00pm - 4:30pm
This educational outreach program focuses on teaching kids, ages preschool to second grade, how to stay safe while they Trick or Treat.Safety topics covered include:  Pedestrian skills How to stay visible and alert Traffic signs and rules Safe and unsafe costumes Managing risky situations Free and... Read more
Wednesday, October 23
5:30pm - 8:00pm
Wednesday, October 23
6:30pm - 7:30pm
This is a free, educational presentation on Taxes in Retirement geared towards those retired or about to retire. Use of a meeting room does not in any way constitute an endorsement of the group’s policies or beliefs by the Library.
Wednesday, October 23
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, October 23
6:00pm - 9:00pm
Thursday, October 24
10:00am - 12:00pm
THIS SESSION IS FULL. Website Design: A 3-Week Workshop Learn how to determine which website is best for you. Choose from two website builders, Weebly and Wix, and, through a 3-week workshop, design a basic website that could be ready to publish then or in the near future. Basic... Read more
Thursday, October 24
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Join us for an author reception with apple cider and cookies from 6 to 6:30 pm and an author talk at 6:30 pm. Books will be for sale by Inkfish Books and the author will be signing copies.  In the summer of 2006, journalist Peter Shinkle first heard that his great-uncle Bobby, also... Read more
Thursday, October 24
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Join librarians Katie O'Kane from Primrose Hill School and Lisa Lesinski from Barrington Public Library for the first of four Family Book Club meetings! We will explore some beautifully illustrated books that are considered contenders for the 2020 Caldecott Medal. After four... Read more
Thursday, October 24
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Local environmental community service group, Change for the Better, will be meeting to plan upcoming volunteer events.
Friday, October 25
10:00am - 12:00pm
Friday, October 25
9:00am - 1:00pm
Saturday, October 26 to Sunday, October 27
10:00am - 4:00pm
Take a family hike this October and enjoy a special Story Walk at Sowams Woods, a Barrington Land Conservation Trust property. Stroll this one-mile loop and read "Goodbye Summer, Hello Autumn" by Kenard Pak while you enjoy the beautiful trails of this protected property. The Barrington Land... Read more
Saturday, October 26
1:00pm - 2:00pm
An interactive story time program that can be enjoyed by all ages and abilities with their favorite adult.  Join us for stories, songs and sensory exploration in a warm, accommodating environment. Drop-in, registration not required.  
Monday, October 28
11:15am - 12:15pm
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, October 28
11:00am - 11:30am
Join us on Monday mornings for family-friendly movie shorts. Drop-in, free.
Monday, October 28
4:00pm - 6:00pm
REGISTRATION IS FULL. TO JOIN A WAITING LIST EMAIL jessicad@barringtonlibrary.org Beginner through advanced writers are welcome to join the library's 6-week Short Story Writing Workshop. Writing a short story is... Read more
Monday, October 28
5:30pm - 7:00pm
Monday, October 28
5:30pm - 9:45pm
Duplicate bridge event where the players shuffle, the boards are passed around, and players bid adn play. Results are recorded and posted to the website.
Monday, October 28
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Design your own 3D object using Tinkercad and other similar applications to be printed on our 3D printer. Meets every last Monday of the month. Drop by and create a file. Please note: 3D prints take time to print and participants may have to come back later in the week for their printed object. FOR... Read more
Monday, October 28
7:00pm - 9:00pm

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