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  • Friday, April 27 at 1 pm in the Salem Family Auditorium Captain Underpants: The First Epic Movie Rated PG (2017) 1h 29 minutes Looking for something to do while the kids are out of school?  Come to the library for...
  • Monday, April 30 from 1 to 2 pm (Residential Properties Meeting Room, 2nd Floor). We all want to maintain the independence and freedom that comes with aging safely at home. Learn steps you can take today to remain...
  • Friday, May 4 from 8 to 10 am at Brickyard Pond in Barrington The Ocean State Bird Club is once again partnering with the Barrington Public Library to bring a bird walk to the East Bay! We’ll walk the road to the pond...
  • Registration is open for: Microsoft Word Basics on Tuesday, May 8 at 10 am OR Thursday, May 10 at 7 pm.Microsoft Excel Basics on Tuesday, May 15 at 10 am OR Thursday, May 17 at 7 pm.Microsoft PowerPoint Basics on...
  • Borrow a Launchpad, Roku, or Hotspot from your library! Barrington Public Library now has Launchpads, Rokus, and Hotspots available for you to borrow.  Playaway Launchpad Check out our Playaway Launchpad tablets, pre-...

Upcoming Events

Thu, Apr 26
10:00am - 12:00pm
This three-session course targets beginners who wonder how to get started researching their families; those who began their search and need guidance to...
Thu, Apr 26
7:00pm - 8:30pm
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...
Thu, Apr 26
6:30pm - 7:45pm
Meet the author Harle Tinney for a book presentation and signing of her book, The Ghosts of Belcourt Castle...
Mon, Apr 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....
Mon, Apr 30
1:00pm - 2:00pm
We all want to maintain the independence and freedom that comes with aging safely at home. Learn steps you can take today to remain safely in your home as you...
Tue, May 01
10:00am - 11:30am
Great Decisions is a national, civic-education program from the Foreign Policy Association that inspires participants to learn about the world. The group...
Fri, Apr 27
1:00pm - 2:30pm
Rated PG 90min (2017) “Two overly imaginative pranksters named George and Harold hypnotize their principal into thinking he'...
Wed, May 09
9:00pm - 1:00pm
Barrington Public Library will be closed from 9 am to 1 pm on Wednesday, May 9 for an annual staff meeting.
Tue, May 08
5:30pm - 7:00pm
Learn coding and more with Bill and Co. New members welcome. Meets every second Tuesday.
Mon, May 14
7:00pm - 8:30pm
IMPROV Club.  We will meet every second Monday of the month. No experience necessary. New members welcome.
Wed, May 16
6:00pm - 8:15pm
 Watch the 10th highest grossing movie of all time!  (Rated PG-13, running time 2hrs and 15 min.)  "After the death of his father, T'Challa returns home to the...
Mon, Jun 11
7:00pm - 8:30pm
IMPROV Club.  We will meet every second Monday of the month. No experience necessary. New members welcome.
Tue, Jun 12
5:30pm - 7:00pm
Learn coding and more with Bill and Co. New members welcome. Meets every second Tuesday.
Mon, May 07
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.
Wed, May 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...
Mon, May 21
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...
Mon, Jun 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.
Wed, Jun 13
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...
Fri, Apr 27
1:00pm - 2:30pm
Rated PG 90min (2017) “Two overly imaginative pranksters named George and Harold hypnotize their principal into thinking he'...
Fri, May 11
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Not Rated (1958) 96 minutes Black & White  Directed by Stanley Kramer.  Join librarian Doug Swiszcz for another of his lecture series on...
Fri, May 18
1:00pm - 3:30pm
Not Rated (1961) 128 minutes Black & White  Directed by Daniel Petrie. Co-starring Ruby Dee, Claudia McNeil, Diana Sands. Join librarian...
Fri, May 25
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Not Rated (1963) 94 minutes Black & White  Directed by Ralph Nelson. Join librarian Doug Swiszcz for another of his lecture series on...
Fri, Jun 01
1:00pm - 3:15pm
Not Rated (1965) 105 minutes Black & White  Directed by Guy Green. Co-starring Elizabeth Hartman, Shelley Winters, Wallace Ford. Join...
Fri, Jun 08
1:00pm - 3:15pm
Not Rated (1967) 110 minutes Color Directed by Norman Jewison. Co-starring Rod Steiger, Lee Grant. Join librarian Doug Swiszcz for another of...
Thu, Apr 26
7:00pm - 8:30pm
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...
Tue, May 08
10:00am - 11:30am
Learn the basics of creating and formatting a document. If time permits, we will also look at how to create tables and columns, insert graphics, and modify...
Thu, May 10
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Learn the basics of creating and formatting a document. If time permits, we will also look at how to create tables and columns, insert graphics, and modify...
Tue, May 15
10:00am - 11:30am
Learn the main functions by creating a basic budget spreadsheet with charts and formulas. If time permits, we will learn about conditional formatting, freezing...
Thu, May 17
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Learn the main functions by creating a basic budget spreadsheet with charts and formulas. If time permits, we will learn about conditional formatting, freezing...
Tue, May 22
10:00am - 11:30am
Learn how to create, edit and save a basic presentation using PowerPoint. Basic computer skills are necessary for this class. Please note: We will be using...