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Kids Events

Wednesday, July 07 to Friday, August 20
12:00am - 11:55pm
Stroll the Gazebo grounds behind the library (at your own leisure) and read Oddbird, a charming story about learning how to fit in while celebrating your own uniqueness. Take it a step further and enter our Oddbird Raffle. Think about what makes you unique... Read more
Saturday, July 24
10:00am - 4:00pm
July 2021 Book Sale - Join the Friends at our July Summer Book Sale! Thousands of titles in every genre imaginable, DVDs, CDs, old and rare books – we have something for everyone. All proceeds benefit the library. Located in the Collis Family Gallery (library second floor). July 23rd, 10:00... Read more
Sunday, July 25
10:00am - 2:00pm
July 2021 Book Sale - Join the Friends at our July Summer Book Sale! Thousands of titles in every genre imaginable, DVDs, CDs, old and rare books – we have something for everyone. All proceeds benefit the library. Located in the Collis Family Gallery (library second floor). July 23rd, 10:00... Read more
Wednesday, July 28
11:00am - 2:00pm
Stop by our NEW Summer Reading Station (OUTSIDE) and share what you are reading with one of the Barrington Public Library Summer Reading Crew Members. Snap a selfie in our photo booth, paint a pet rock, or design a bookmark! We'll be sitting at the... Read more
Wednesday, July 28
7:30pm - 9:30pm
Join us Wednesday, July 28 at 7:30 pm on the Library Grounds for an Outdoor Community Movie Night and watch the Academy Award-winning animated feature film Soul. The film is 1 hour and 47 minutes. Rated PG. Released in 2020.  This program is in partnership with the Bay... Read more
Thursday, July 29
11:00am - 2:00pm
Stop by our NEW Summer Reading Station (OUTSIDE) and share what you are reading with one of the Barrington Public Library Summer Reading Crew Members. Snap a selfie in our photo booth, paint a pet rock, or design a bookmark! We'll be sitting at the... Read more
Thursday, July 29
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Meet a variety of exotic animals and learn about wildlife conservation in this outdoor animal program. Don't miss this fun and unique learning experience guaranteed to be enjoyed by all! Registration opens on June 23; limited spaces available. For all ages.RAIN DATE: JULY... Read more
Friday, July 30
10:00am - 11:00am
Spend a day in the life with our library fishermen friend Kevin. Participants will make fishing poles, touch bait, learn about sun safety and climb aboard the kayak. Recommended for kids ages 6+. Registration opens on July 16; limited spaces available.   This... Read more
Wednesday, August 04
11:00am - 2:00pm
Stop by our NEW Summer Reading Station (OUTSIDE) and share what you are reading with one of the Barrington Public Library Summer Reading Crew Members. Snap a selfie in our photo booth, paint a pet rock, or design a bookmark! We'll be sitting at the... Read more
Thursday, August 05
11:00am - 2:00pm
Stop by our NEW Summer Reading Station (OUTSIDE) and share what you are reading with one of the Barrington Public Library Summer Reading Crew Members. Snap a selfie in our photo booth, paint a pet rock, or design a bookmark! We'll be sitting at the... Read more
Thursday, August 05
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Ray Ward shares his fascinating array of reptiles and amphibians and keen knowledge with us in this outdoor animal program. Registration opens on July 28; limited spaces available. For all agesTHIS EVENT WILL BE HELD INDOORS (MASKS... Read more
Wednesday, August 11
11:00am - 2:00pm
Stop by our NEW Summer Reading Station (OUTSIDE) and share what you are reading with one of the Barrington Public Library Summer Reading Crew Members. Snap a selfie in our photo booth, paint a pet rock, or design a bookmark! We'll be sitting at the... Read more
Thursday, August 12
11:00am - 2:00pm
Stop by our NEW Summer Reading Station (OUTSIDE) and share what you are reading with one of the Barrington Public Library Summer Reading Crew Members. Snap a selfie in our photo booth, paint a pet rock, or design a bookmark! We'll be sitting at the... Read more
Thursday, August 19
4:00pm - 4:45pm
A whimsical and interactive outdoor music show that includes guitar, harmonica and original singing-along songs, dancing and imaginative play. Registration opens on August 11; limited spaces available. For all ages.  Will Parker is a children's songwriter... Read more
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