Adult Events

Tuesday, January 21
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 21 at 10 am OR Thursday, January 23 at 6:30 pm. This tech class... Read more
Tuesday, January 21
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Loving Vincent: The Impossible DreamNo Rating (2019) 1 hr  Loving Vincent: The Impossible Dream is a documentary that recalls a 10-year journey that brought the world's first fully painted feature film to the cinema screen. The potential for a truly groundbreaking yet completely... Read more
Tuesday, January 21
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Loving Vincent: The Impossible DreamNo Rating (2019) 1 hr  Loving Vincent: The Impossible Dream is a documentary that recalls a 10-year journey that brought the world's first fully painted feature film to the cinema screen. The potential for a truly groundbreaking yet completely... Read more
Wednesday, January 22
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 22
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, January 23
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 21 at 10 am OR Thursday, January 23 at 6:30 pm. This tech class... Read more
Monday, January 27
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, January 27
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 27
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, January 28
10:00am - 12:00pm
Great Decisions is a national, civic-education program from the Foreign Policy Association that inspires participants to learn about the world. The Library's annual group discussion series is led by Carl Cira. Participants will receive a briefing booklet with twice-monthly readings. Each meeting... Read more
Tuesday, January 28
10:00am - 12:00pm
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
Wednesday, January 29
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 29
6:30pm - 7:45pm
Over the course of a calendar year, journalist Dan Szczesny explored the history and mystique of New England's tallest mountain in his book, The White Mountain: Rediscovering Mount Washington's Hidden Culture (published by Hobblebush Books, 2018). But Mount Washington is... Read more
Thursday, January 30
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
Saturday, February 01
9:00am - 9:30am
Join our GoodReads online book discussion club, A Universe of Stories. One book will be selected per month that the group can read and discuss. Titles will be available from the public access catalog. Discussion questions will be uploaded midway during each month, which can continue past the month'... Read more
Monday, February 03
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
Wednesday, February 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, February 05
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Have you wanted to create a Bullet Journal but are not sure where to start? Have you thought that you need to do all the beautiful doodling, sketching and drawing, or use washi tape, stickers and stamps in creative ways? Bullet Journaling isn't about how creative you can be. It is... Read more
Friday, February 07
10:30am - 11:15am
Narrated by Academy Award-nominated actor David Strathairn, Great Decisions brings you eight half-hour documentaries, each tackling a different challenge facing America today. The series features over 100 of the most important figures in international affairs and U.S. foreign policy to provide... Read more
Sunday, February 09
2:00pm - 3:15pm
Sailing Towards My Father is a one-man play about Herman Melville (1819-1891), the American author best known for his whaling epic Moby-Dick. Written and directed by Carl A. Rossi and performed by Stephen Collins. The play chronicles ... Read more
Monday, February 10
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, February 10
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
Monday, February 10
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Try out one of the many awesome mechanical machines that will be on hand. Typing has never been this fun!
Tuesday, February 11
10:00am - 12:00pm
Great Decisions is a national, civic-education program from the Foreign Policy Association that inspires participants to learn about the world. The Library's annual group discussion series is led by Carl Cira. Participants will receive a briefing booklet with twice-monthly readings. Each meeting... Read more
Tuesday, February 11
10:00am - 12:00pm
Learn the basics of creating and formatting a document. Then, we will look at how to create tables and columns, insert graphics, and modify templates. Basic computer skills are necessary for this class. Please note: We will be using Microsoft Word 2016. Register for either Tuesday, February... Read more
Wednesday, February 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, February 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, February 13
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Meet the author Jill Farinelli for a presentation and reading of her book The Palatine Wreck: The Legend of the New England Ghost Ship published by University Press of New England in 2017. Two days after Christmas in 1738, a British merchant ship traveling from the... Read more
Thursday, February 13
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Learn the basics of creating and formatting a document. Then, we will look at how to create tables and columns, insert graphics, and modify templates. Basic computer skills are necessary for this class. Please note: We will be using Microsoft Word 2016. Register for either Tuesday, February... Read more
Tuesday, February 18
10:00am - 12:00pm
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 2016. Register for either... Read more

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