The Library will be closed on Sunday, May 26 and Monday, May 27 in observance of Memorial Day.

Kids Events

Wednesday, May 29
3:30pm - 4:30pm
Hang out with Quincy and Lisa --an amazing therapy dog team--and learn first-hand how much patience it takes to be a therapy dog. Educational facts and unstructured Quincy cuddle time are included in this interactive program. Only 12 spaces available. Register today!
Thursday, May 30
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Get mixed-up and messy with your kids through coloring, painting and creative activities. Simple craft stations will be set-up for you to enjoy between the hours of 1 to 3 pm every Thursday afternoon. Drop-in, free.
Friday, May 31
11:00am - 11:30am
Set aside some time on Friday mornings for a little bit o' fun. We'll delve into stories, movies, music, crafts and/or games. Activities may change weekly. For kids of all ages. Drop-in, free.
Saturday, June 01
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 a story, song and sensory exploration in a warm, accommodating environment. Drop-in, registration not required.  
Monday, June 03
11:00am - 11:30am
Join us for classic, family-friendly movie shorts based on popular children's picture books. Bring your favorite blanket and get comfy with your kids. Drop-in, free.
Wednesday, June 05
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Experiment with UV Beads and learn about the importance of safe sun exposure. Free and open to kids in grades 1-5 Space is limited. Register using the form below. 
Thursday, June 06
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Get mixed-up and messy with your kids through coloring, painting and creative activities. Simple craft stations will be set-up for you to enjoy between the hours of 1 to 3 pm every Thursday afternoon. Drop-in, free.
Friday, June 07
11:00am - 11:30am
Set aside some time on Friday mornings for a little bit o' fun. We'll delve into stories, movies, music, crafts and/or games. Activities may change weekly. For kids of all ages. Drop-in, free.
Monday, June 24
4:00pm - 5:30pm
Bang away with Rhode Island Bucket Drummers as they kick-off the 2019 Summer Reading Program: "A Universe of Stories." Enjoy an ice cream social, bucket drumming demo, and sign-up for the newly designed Passport Summer Reading Adventure!  Made possible by the Friends of Barrington Public... Read more
Wednesday, June 26
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Launch yourself into another galaxy in this Space Passport Program complete with five mission stations, robots, and a green screen.  Participants will solve missions that include challenges, obstacles and riddles. Each quest immerses you in a collaborative, hands-on STEAM exploration! Free and open... Read more
Friday, June 28
11:00am - 12:00pm
Blast into orbit with an exciting and educational circus variety show all about the solar system! Learn about the sun, planets, orbits, the moon, gravity, light waves, and the vastness of space. Each topic is explored in a fun and engaging way using a variety of circus props including hula hoops,... Read more
Tuesday, July 02
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Learn to illustrate pages for your very own book with Rebecca Killian (Miss Becky) of Mermaid Masterpieces. Registration begins Monday, June 17. Sign-up online or by calling (401) 247-1920 x4. For ages 6+ please; limited spaces available.  Made possible by the Friends of Barrington Public... Read more
Wednesday, July 10
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Explore the mysterious realm of reptiles and learn about their importance in the natural. Ray Ward shares interesting facts about his cast of characters including Chunky The Dancing Lizard and Baby Shelly The Flipping Turtle. One thing is for certain, you're in for a wild time! Free entry tickets... Read more
Tuesday, July 16
10:00am - 11:00am
Friday, July 19
11:00am - 12:00pm
Rock-a-Baby is an interactive music program for infants, toddlers and their grown-ups. Jam along wih the stars of the show – puppets Rhythm, Melody and Harmony. Children experience everything from Beethoven and Bach to rap and rock! Free entry tickets are available (first-come-first-serve; while... Read more
Tuesday, July 23
10:00am - 11:00am
Tuesday, July 23
5:30pm - 7:30pm
Get an introduction to homeschooling in this workshop for parents presented by ENRICHri, a Rhode Island home education community. The topics discussed include: Homeschooling in Rhode Island: state laws, district policies and what to submit 101 reasons families choose to homeschool... Read more
Wednesday, July 24
6:00pm - 7:30pm
This high energy, interactive magic show is sure to please both the young and young at heart! Family entertainment at its best including comedy, audience participation, special surprises and everyone's favorite “LIVE” magic bunny, Presto! Be a part of this magical celebration as we experience “A... Read more
Monday, July 29
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Feel Good Circus is an upbeat, fun-filled circus program that entertains, interacts, and gets the audience involved. Watch Acacia dazzle in a whirlwind of hula hoops, juggle and spin a variety of props to feel good music. Free entry tickets are available for pick-up beginning Monday, July 22 (first... Read more
Tuesday, July 30
10:00am - 11:00am
Tuesday, August 06
10:00am - 11:00am
Tuesday, August 06
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Create an epic painting with Miss Becky from Mermaid Masterpieces. Relax, laugh and create in this step-by-step paint party. It's the perfect way to cool off and release your inner artist! Registration begins on July 23. Sign-up online or by calling: (401) 247-1920 x4. Only 15 spots available. For... Read more
Thursday, August 08
4:00pm - 5:30pm
Tuesday, August 13
10:00am - 11:00am
Tuesday, August 20
10:00am - 11:00am