Teen Events

Tuesday, October 23
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Watch Tim Burton's film, Frankenweenie (PG, 2012, ! hr. 27 min.) while making (and eating) Frankenkrispies. Space is limited. Please email tanya@barringtonlibrary.org or call 247-1920 ext. 6 to reserve your spot. For grades 6-12. Part of our 200... Read more
Wednesday, October 24
2:00pm - 4:30pm
A Drop in program. An old fashioned parlor game. Stop by and leave your mark. Part of our 200 Years of Frankenstein Celebration. 
Thursday, October 25
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Celebrate 200 Years of Frankenstein! 1818-2018. Read the classic and timeless Gothic novel by Mary Shelley. FIrst 10 participants to sign up will receive a free copy. We will discuss the book while decorating and eating chocolate brains on Thursday, October 25 (which kicks off our Frankensein Week... Read more
Monday, October 29
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Join us for two nights of Frank! Celebrating 200 Years of Frankenstein.  Monday, watch Frankenstein (1931, 2hrs) with pre-film commentary by Librarian Doug Swiszcz. Costumes encouraged! "This iconic horror film follows the obsessed scientist Dr. Henry Frankenstein (Colin Clive) as he attempts to... Read more
Tuesday, October 30
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Second night of Frank! Celebrate 200 Years of Frankenstein. Watch Young Frankenstein (1974, 1 hr. 46 min.) with pre-film commentary by Librarian Doug Swiszcz. Costumes encouraged!!  "Respected medical lecturer Dr. Frederick Frankenstein (Gene Wilder) learns that he has inherited his infamous... Read more
Wednesday, October 31
9:00am - 5:00pm
200 Years of Frankenstein culminates with a nation wide read aloud of the novel, Frankenstein; or, The Modern Prometheus by Mary Shelley written in 1818. Live streaming from the Library of Congress in Washington, DC Sponsored by the Keats Shelley Asssociation and their FrankenReads initiative that... Read more
Wednesday, October 31
2:00pm - 4:30pm
A Drop in program. An old fashioned parlor game. Stop by and leave your mark. Part of our 200 Years of Frankenstein Celebration. 
Friday, November 02
6:30pm - 9:00pm
Friends of the Barrington Public Library will hold its Annual Used Book Sale on Fri, Nov 2 through Tues, Nov 6 in the Collis Family Gallery on the second floor of the library. New this year is the library location, we will now accept credit cards and an extra two days of bargains!... Read more
Tuesday, November 06
9:00am - 9:00pm
Celebrate 20 years of Harry Potter with 12 hours of your favorite films. Stay tuned Muggles for the line-up...
Tuesday, November 06
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, November 08
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Learn the basics of green screen technology, a technique used in films to create spectacular effects. 
Thursday, November 08
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Stop by anytime between 7 and 8:30 with your written College Essay and have expert Julie Gerstenblatt give it a look over! For more information on Julie, click here.
Tuesday, November 13
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Celebrate 20 years of Harry Potter magic with us, muggle style! 
Thursday, November 15
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Muggle mania continues as we await the upcoming film release of the Fantastic Beasts 2.  Join us as we create a feast fit for a beast. Register online or by calling 401-247-1920 x4. Recommended for grades 5 and up.
Monday, November 19
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, November 20
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)
Friday, November 23
10:00am - 12:00pm
Walk off your Thanksgiving meal and spend the morning outdoors at one of Barrington's hidden gems, the Johannis Wildlife Preserve, 32 acres of woodlands, open fields, and saltwater marshes on the Palmer River. Johannis is maintained and protected by the Barrington Land Conservation... Read more
Tuesday, December 04
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, December 18
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)
Tuesday, January 01
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, January 15
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)
Tuesday, February 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)
Tuesday, February 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)
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)
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)
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 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)
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)
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)