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Thursday, April 01 to Thursday, May 13
12:00am - 11:55pm
In honor of National Poetry Month, Barrington Public Library has organized a Dial-A-Poem event running from April 1 - May 13. Call 401-237-0865 anytime to hear a poem recited by a Barrington Public Library staff or community member. A new poem will be uploaded every Thursday... Read more
Thursday, April 01 to Thursday, May 13
12:00am - 11:55pm
In honor of National Poetry Month, Barrington Public Library has organized a Dial-A-Poem event running from April 1 - May 13. Call 401-237-0865 anytime to hear a poem recited by a Barrington Public Library staff or community member. A new poem will be uploaded every Thursday... Read more
Thursday, April 15 to Friday, May 14
12:00am - 11:55pm
National Card & Letter Writing Month (April 1 - May 14) is an annual effort to promote literacy and celebrate the art of letter writing. The writing, sending and receiving of letters, postcards and greeting cards is a traditional that has preserved our nation's history and... Read more
Tuesday, April 20
9:00am - 10:00am
Rhody Radio: RI Library Radio Online is a podcast that brings you voices from your neighbors around the state. Discover local writers, artists, experts, scholars, musicians, and performers from across the Ocean State, and enjoy lectures, stories, and conversations selected for you... Read more
Tuesday, April 20
10:00am - 10:30am
Enjoy stories, songs and socialization in a very safe way. Story Time will be held at the back of the library on the grassy field down near the water. Parking is available in the Senior Center lot. The stairs near the wishing well/playground also will lead you to story time if you park in the... Read more
Tuesday, April 20
11:00am - 12:00pm
Join us (outside) for a Book Chat & Craft during school vacation week. We'll discuss "The Wild Robot" and then craft our own robot hand! Books will be available for check-out at the Circulation Desk beginning April 1. You can also download the digital version... Read more
Tuesday, April 20
11:00am - 12:00pm
Join us (outside) for a Book Chat & Craft during school vacation week. We'll discuss "The Wild Robot" and then craft our own robot hand! Books will be available for check-out at the Circulation Desk beginning April 1. You can also download the digital version... Read more
Tuesday, April 20
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Register to make some art and decorate cookies baked for us by Barrington's own Katrin from Eye Cookies! Will be held outdoors behind the Library near the picnic tables. 
Wednesday, April 21
10:00am - 11:30am
Let's Take it Outside! - Outdoor Tech Class at 10am Join Digital Services Librarian, Siobhan, for an in-person, outdoor learning circle. Bring your iPad or iPhone and we can work together to learn basic functions including answering calls, downloading apps, creating folders, and... Read more
Wednesday, April 21
10:00am - 11:30am
Let's Take it Outside! - Outdoor Tech Class at 10am Join Digital Services Librarian, Siobhan, for an in-person, outdoor learning circle. Bring your iPad or iPhone and we can work together to learn basic functions including answering calls, downloading apps, creating folders, and... Read more
Wednesday, April 21
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Let's play golf! Register to play nine holes of mini-golf at Library Cove! Brought to us by Carnival Party. Low scores will win YA books, snacks and more! 
Wednesday, April 21
2:00pm - 3:30pm
Let's Take it Outside! - Outdoor Tech Class at 2pm Join Digital Services Librarian, Siobhan, for an in-person, outdoor learning circle. Bring your iPad or iPhone and we can work together to learn basic functions including answering calls, downloading apps, creating folders, and... Read more
Wednesday, April 21
2:00pm - 3:30pm
Let's Take it Outside! - Outdoor Tech Class at 2pm Join Digital Services Librarian, Siobhan, for an in-person, outdoor learning circle. Bring your iPad or iPhone and we can work together to learn basic functions including answering calls, downloading apps, creating folders, and... Read more
Wednesday, April 21
7:00pm - 8:30pm
The Mystery & Thriller Book Discussion Group will meet via Zoom for the foreseeable future. Zoom meeting details will be emailed to registrants two days before meetup. The group meets the third Wednesday evening of every month (except July and August) at 7 pm in the Trustee/... Read more
Wednesday, April 21
7:00pm - 8:30pm
The Mystery & Thriller Book Discussion Group will meet via Zoom for the foreseeable future. Zoom meeting details will be emailed to registrants two days before meetup. The group meets the third Wednesday evening of every month (except July and August) at 7 pm in the Trustee/... Read more
Thursday, April 22
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Listen to local jazz musicians Emmett Van Leer and Will Medeiros play as a piano and sax duo at the gazebo.  The two high school-aged musicians have played across the state many times throughout the past couple years in styles ranging from funk fusion, to swing, to the more avant-garde.  Snacks on... Read more
Thursday, April 22
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Celebrate the Earth's natural wonder and beauty with this Earth Day Scavenger Hunt. Search for nature's goodness right in your own yards. Recommended for kids in grades 3-6. The Zoom login link will be emailed to you on the morning of the Scavenger Hunt.
Friday, April 23
11:00am - 11:30am
Enjoy stories, songs and socialization in a very safe way. Story Time will be held on the grassy area adjacent to the back parking lot instead of down near the water. Please abide by all Covid safety requirements: wear your masks and remain at your colored-cone for the duration of the program. The... Read more
Monday, April 26
7:00pm - 8:00pm
As we deepen our understanding of equity, diversity, and inclusion, the Town of Barrington invites you to a virtual conversation with Professor Ibram X. Kendi. The event will be moderated by Barrington Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion Consultant, Adam Mastoon, who will engage... Read more
Monday, April 26
7:00pm - 8:00pm
As we deepen our understanding of equity, diversity, and inclusion, the Town of Barrington invites you to a virtual conversation with Professor Ibram X. Kendi. The event will be moderated by Barrington Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion Consultant, Adam Mastoon, who will engage... Read more
Tuesday, April 27
7:00pm - 8:00pm
The Adults Who Read YA Book Club welcomes adults who enjoy reading without age-limits. Facilitated by retired librarian N. Gregg O'Brien and BPL adult services librarians. Upcoming selections include:  APRIL 27 Thirteen Doorways, Wolves Behind... Read more
Tuesday, April 27
7:00pm - 8:00pm
The Adults Who Read YA Book Club welcomes adults who enjoy reading without age-limits. Facilitated by retired librarian N. Gregg O'Brien and BPL adult services librarians. Upcoming selections include:  APRIL 27 Thirteen Doorways, Wolves Behind... Read more
Wednesday, April 28
10:00am - 11:30am
Let's Take it Outside! - Outdoor Tech Class at 10 am Join Digital Services Librarian, Siobhan, for an in-person, outdoor learning circle. Bring your phone, tablet, or laptop and we can work together to troubleshoot issues you may be having. You can also use this time to brush up on... Read more
Wednesday, April 28
10:00am - 11:30am
Let's Take it Outside! - Outdoor Tech Class at 10 am Join Digital Services Librarian, Siobhan, for an in-person, outdoor learning circle. Bring your phone, tablet, or laptop and we can work together to troubleshoot issues you may be having. You can also use this time to brush up on... Read more
Wednesday, April 28
2:00pm - 3:30pm
Let's Take it Outside! - Outdoor Tech Class at 2 pm Join Digital Services Librarian, Siobhan, for an in-person, outdoor learning circle. Bring your phone, tablet, or laptop and we can work together to troubleshoot issues you may be having. You can also use this time to brush up on... Read more
Wednesday, April 28
2:00pm - 3:30pm
Let's Take it Outside! - Outdoor Tech Class at 2 pm Join Digital Services Librarian, Siobhan, for an in-person, outdoor learning circle. Bring your phone, tablet, or laptop and we can work together to troubleshoot issues you may be having. You can also use this time to brush up on... Read more
Wednesday, April 28
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Back by popular demand, join us for some bingo fun on Zoom!  Win prizes to local businesses while sharing family time with your library community. Online registration begins on April 14. Please indicate how many players in the Spaces Box of the registration form as each... Read more
Wednesday, April 28
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Back by popular demand, join us for some bingo fun on Zoom!  Win prizes to local businesses while sharing family time with your library community. Online registration begins on April 14. Please indicate how many players in the Spaces Box of the registration form as each... Read more
Friday, April 30
11:00am - 11:30am
Enjoy stories, songs and socialization in a very safe way. Story Time will be held on the grassy area adjacent to the back parking lot instead of down near the water. Please abide by all Covid safety requirements: wear your masks and remain at your colored-cone for the duration of the program. The... Read more
Saturday, May 01
9:00am - 9:30am
Join our GoodReads online book discussion group, A Universe of Stories. One book will be selected for two months that the group can read and discuss. Titles will be available from the public catalog. Discussion questions will be uploaded midway during each month. Discussions will... Read more

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