Library will close at 12:30 pm on Wed, Nov 21 for the Thanksgiving holiday, and reopen Sat, Nov 24 at 9 am.

Adult Events

Thursday, November 15
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Microsoft Excel is a 2-hour class. Learn the main functions by creating a basic budget spreadsheet with charts and formulas. Then, learn about conditional formatting, freezing rows, and using tables. Basic computer skills are necessary for this class. Please note: We will be using Microsoft Excel... Read more
Sunday, November 18
2:00pm - 3:15pm
Naval historian Robert Begin discusses the loss of The USS Quincy. From the ship's launching in 1936 at the Fore River Shipyard to its service during World War II, Begin describes the loss of the ship using accounts by survivors, correspondence with relatives of those lost with the ship, and battle... Read more
Monday, November 19
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, November 19
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
Wednesday, November 21
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, November 21
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
Friday, November 23
10:00am - 12:00pm
Walk off your Thanksgiving meal and spend the morning outdoors at one of Barrington's hidden gems, the Johannis Wildlife Preserve, 32 acres of woodlands, open fields, and saltwater marshes on the Palmer River. Johannis is maintained and protected by the Barrington Land Conservation... Read more
Monday, November 26
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
Tuesday, November 27
10:00am - 12:00pm
Google Drive Basics is a 2-hour class. 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 account to attend.... Read more
Tuesday, November 27
4:00pm - 5:30pm
Rated PG-13 (2018) 1 hour and 34 mins 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. This documentary paints a portrait of the life and work of children's entertainer Fred... Read more
Tuesday, November 27
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Rated PG-13 (2018) 1 hour and 34 mins 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. This documentary paints a portrait of the life and work of children's entertainer Fred... Read more
Wednesday, November 28
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, November 28
4:00pm - 6:00pm
Beginner through advanced writers are welcome to join the library's weekly Cross-Genre Writing Club from Sept 12 to Dec 19. This peer-led writing group will offer a chance to gather with fellow writers, in a supportive environment in which to share your work. Free and open to adults. Space is... Read more
Wednesday, November 28
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.
Thursday, November 29
6:30pm - 7:45pm
Meet the author Lucie Cote Contente for a recipe tasting and signing of her books, Gluten & Gluten-Free Cooking in Perfect Harmony  and Gluten & Gluten Free Cooking in Perfect Harmony Take 2 published by Outskirts Press.... Read more
Thursday, November 29
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Google Drive Basics is a 2-hour class. 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 account to attend.... Read more
Monday, December 03
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, December 03
10:00am - 11:30am
The First Monday Morning of the Month Book Group meets throughout the year, with the exception of Monday holidays when it will meet on the second Monday. Join us to share your current favorite reads and enjoy light refreshments in a casual, friendly atmosphere. New members are always welcome! For... Read more
Tuesday, December 04
10:00am - 12:00pm
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. Registration is recommended.... Read more
Tuesday, December 04
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Back by popular demand! Ready to take the leap? Learn the ins and outs of self publishing for fun and (hopefully) profit with indie published author Rose Grey. Indie publishing has come a long way in the past decade and it is easier than ever to experience the joy of seeing your own work in print.... Read more
Wednesday, December 05
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, December 05
4:00pm - 6:00pm
Beginner through advanced writers are welcome to join the library's weekly Cross-Genre Writing Club from Sept 12 to Dec 19. This peer-led writing group will offer a chance to gather with fellow writers, in a supportive environment in which to share your work. Free and open to adults. Space is... Read more
Thursday, December 06
6:30pm - 8:30pm
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. Registration is recommended.... Read more
Monday, December 10
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
Tuesday, December 11
10:00am - 12:00pm
Learn about these three social media sites, including why each site is popular, how to create accounts, how to share content, how to connect with other users, and how to find help. Visit each site below or download as an app.  Instagram is a... Read more
Tuesday, December 11
6:30pm - 8:00pm
No Rating (2016) Gentrification comes in many forms. On the tiny island of Martha’s Vineyard, where presidents and celebrities vacation, trophy homes threaten to destroy the island’s unique character. 12 years in the making, One Big Home follows one carpenter’s journey to... Read more
Wednesday, December 12
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, December 12
4:00pm - 6:00pm
Beginner through advanced writers are welcome to join the library's weekly Cross-Genre Writing Club from Sept 12 to Dec 19. This peer-led writing group will offer a chance to gather with fellow writers, in a supportive environment in which to share your work. Free and open to adults. Space is... Read more
Wednesday, December 12
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Literary Pairings Book Discussion Group meets the second Wednesday of the Month from 7 to 8:30 pm from September through June. Participants will read an assigned classic one month followed by a contemporary readalike similar in theme, plot and/or characters the following month. Facilitators Nancy... Read more
Thursday, December 13
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Learn about these three social media sites, including why each site is popular, how to create accounts, how to share content, how to connect with other users, and how to find help. Visit each site below or download as an app. Instagram is a... Read more

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