Teen Events

Thursday, February 21
1:00pm - 3:00pm
In the Ladakh region of northern India renowned for its remote mountain beauty, Chuskit is a charismatic ten-year-old girl who eagerly explores the country around her and going to school with her friends. After an accident results in full paralysis of her legs, Chuskit must triumph over adversity.... Read more
Thursday, February 21
5:30pm - 8:30pm
Got a couple Victory Royales under your belt and fancy yourself good at Fortnite? Come prove your skill at our Fortnite Frenzy Solos Tournament hosted by One Up Games and sponsored by Friends of Barrington Library. Friendlies begin at 5:30pm, official tournament brackets start at 6 pm. Space is... Read more
Friday, February 22
2:00pm - 4:00pm
What makes a screenplay work?  How does it evolve from a story on the page to an actual movie?  In this 2-hour class for middle and high schoolers, you will learn the essentials of screenwriting, from the classic 3 act structure to the individual beats that make up scenes.  We will look at examples... Read more
Monday, February 25
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Improv club forming! Join Tom as he teaches us the basics of Improv and gives us a foundation for starting our own club. We plan on meeting the 3rd Monday of each month. No experience necessary! Sponsored by Friends of the Library.
Thursday, February 28
2:00pm - 3:30pm
Join us as we explore virtual reality applications in meditation.  Through our Oculus Go and Rift system, you will find yourself on the beach or viewing mountain vistas while experiencing guided meditation by qualified instructors.  Free and open to all.  Space is limited. Please register below. ... Read more
Thursday, February 28
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Join us as we explore virtual reality applications in meditation.  Through our Oculus Go and Rift system, you will find yourself on the beach or viewing mountian vistas while experiencing guided meditation by qualified instructors. Register using the form below. Free and open to all Space is... Read more
Tuesday, March 05
7:00pm - 8:45pm
Meets the 1st and 3rd Tuesday of the month. (Please note: Groups are now full. If you are interested in forming a new group, please email tanya@barringtonlibrary.org)
Thursday, March 07
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Children and adolescents are exposed to and use technology and electronic devices at home, in school, and in their social environment at an unprecedented rate. This exposure has impacts on their brain development as well as their social emotional development. Come learn about those impacts... Read more
Tuesday, March 12
5:30pm - 7:00pm
Learn how to code a LEGO robot and more! No experience necessary. Free and open to teens in grades 6 to 12Sponsored by Friends of Barrington Public Library
Thursday, March 14
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Make a rainbow squishy or create your own design. Space is limited. Please call 247-1920 ext. 6 or email Tanya@barringtonlibrary.org to reserve your spot. 
Thursday, March 14
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Children and adolescents are exposed to and use technology and electronic devices at home, in school, and in their social environment at an unprecedented rate. This exposure has impacts on their brain development as well as their social emotional development. Come learn about those... Read more
Monday, March 18
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Improv club forming! Join Tom as he teaches us the basics of Improv and gives us a foundation for starting our own club. We plan on meeting the third Monday of each month. No experience necessary!  Free and open to teens in grades 6 to 12Sponsored by Friends of Barrington Public Library
Tuesday, March 19
7:00pm - 8:45pm
Meets the 1st and 3rd Tuesday of the month. (Please note: Groups are now full. If you are interested in forming one please email tanya@barringtonlibrary.org)
Wednesday, March 20
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Feature documentary, Into the Light focuses on Brendan O’Toole, a former Marine, and his struggle to assimilate back into society after returning from war and Dr. Barbara Van Dahlen, founder and president of Give an Hour, as she comes to the... Read more
Monday, March 25
12:00pm - 5:00pm
Drop by anytime to try out a host of virtual reality experiences on our Oculus RIft or one of our Oculus Go's.  Free and open to teens in grades 6 to 12.
Thursday, March 28
6:30pm - 9:00pm
What does it mean to be American? How do Americans from diverse backgrounds understand and shape the American creed? What is your family's American story?  Barrington Public Library is hosting a screening of the PBS documentary film American Creed, followed by a Community... Read more
Thursday, March 28
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Children and adolescents are exposed to and use technology and electronic devices at home, in school, and in their social environment at an unprecedented rate. This exposure has impacts on their brain development as well as their social emotional development. Come learn about those impacts... Read more
Tuesday, April 02
7:00pm - 8:45pm
Meets the 1st and 3rd Tuesday of the month. (Please note: Groups are now full. If you are interested in forming a new group, please email tanya@barringtonlibrary.org)
Tuesday, April 09
5:30pm - 7:00pm
Learn how to code a LEGO robot and more! No experience necessary. Sponsored by Friends of the Library.
Thursday, April 11
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Hear firsthand from individuals struggling with addiction and follow the cutting-edge work of doctors and scientists as they investigate why addiction is not a moral failing, but a chronic, treatable medical condition.  Discussion following the film will be led by Tommy Joyce of the East Bay... Read more
Monday, April 15
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Improv club forming! Join Tom as he teaches us the basics of Improv and gives us a foundation for starting our own club. We plan on meeting the 3rd Monday of each month. No experience necessary! 
Tuesday, April 16
4:00pm - 5:30pm
Tuesday, April 16
7:00pm - 8:45pm
Meets the 1st and 3rd Tuesday of the month. (Please note: Groups are now full. If you are interested in forming one please email tanya@barringtonlibrary.org)
Sunday, April 28
2:00pm - 4:00pm
A program for parents, teens and other community members by the RI  National Alliance of Mental Illness (NAMI) coincides with a performance by Barrington High student's band, The Developments, for teens.  Pharmacists Teach®, a CVS sponsored program for both adults... Read more
Sunday, May 05
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Four Legs To Stand On is a modern American story. This story exposes the secrecy that shrouds the topic of addiction. Opening up to this problem and highlighting the importance of support and family are the goal and the hope.     Made possible by a Rhode Island... Read more
Tuesday, May 07
7:00pm - 8:45pm
Meets the 1st and 3rd Tuesday of the month. (Please note: Groups are now full. If you are interested in forming a new group, please email tanya@barringtonlibrary.org)
Thursday, May 09
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Compassion is an essential ingredient for growing relationships.  When we learn to listen with compassion - with openness, sensitivity and without an agenda - we build trust, are more understanding of other people's experiences, and deepen our relationships. This will be an interactive class, with... Read more
Tuesday, May 14
5:30pm - 7:00pm
Learn how to code a LEGO robot and more! No experience necessary. Sponsored by Friends of the Library.
Monday, May 20
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Improv club forming! Join Tom as he teaches us the basics of Improv and gives us a foundation for starting our own club. We plan on meeting the 3rd Monday of each month. No experience necessary! 
Tuesday, May 21
7:00pm - 8:45pm
Meets the 1st and 3rd Tuesday of the month. (Please note: Groups are now full. If you are interested in forming one please email tanya@barringtonlibrary.org)