Teen Events

Monday, March 18
9:00am - 9:00pm
It's that time again! Create a diorama using peeps as the main focus. It should be based on a book title or scene from a book. One entry per family or individual. Please do not put your name on the diorama. Prize packs will be awarded to one of each of the following groups. 10 and under, 11-17 and... 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
9:00am - 9:00pm
It's that time again! Create a diorama using peeps as the main focus. It should be based on a book title or scene from a book. One entry per family or individual. Please do not put your name on the diorama. Prize packs will be awarded to one of each of the following groups. 10 and under, 11-17 and... 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
Monday, April 01
9:00am - 9:00pm
It's that time again! Create a diorama using peeps as the main focus. It should be based on a book title or scene from a book. One entry per family or individual. Please do not put your name on the diorama. Prize packs will be awarded to one of each of the following groups. 10 and under, 11-17 and... 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)
Monday, April 08
9:00am - 9:00pm
It's that time again! Create a diorama using peeps as the main focus. It should be based on a book title or scene from a book. One entry per family or individual. Please do not put your name on the diorama. Prize packs will be awarded to one of each of the following groups. 10 and under, 11-17 and... Read more
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 Thomas Joyce of the East Bay... Read more
Saturday, April 13
11:00am - 2:00pm
Barrington Public Library invites patrons to return library materials for fine-forgiveness on Saturday, April 13 and to join us for Civic Saturday activities.  Libraries are...essential to the functioning of a democratic society...libraries are the great symbols of the freedom of the... Read more
Monday, April 15
9:00am - 9:00pm
It's that time again! Create a diorama using peeps as the main focus. It should be based on a book title or scene from a book. One entry per family or individual. Please do not put your name on the diorama. Prize packs will be awarded to one of each of the following groups. 10 and under, 11-17 and... Read more
Monday, April 15
1:00pm - 3:00pm
2018 PG 2h 10minDecades after her original visit, the magical nanny returns to help the Banks siblings and Michael's children through a difficult time in their lives.
Monday, April 15
6:00pm - 8:30pm
Make a beautiful "scalemaille" bracelet using your choice of colors. No experience necessary. Space is limited. Please register by emailing Tanya@barringtonlibrary.org or calling 247-1920 ext. 6. FOR GRADES 6 thru 12. 
Tuesday, April 16
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Every poem is a puzzle. In honor of national poetry month. Stop by and piece together words & birds with puzzle nerd and artist Sarah Jane Lapp. With PIE (while supplies last) For more info on the artist, please visit her website here
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)
Thursday, April 18
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Sew your own Knight and Dragon feltie. Pick form an assortment of colors to give it your own unique touch. Space is limited. Please call 247-1920 x 6 or email Tanya@barringtonlibrary.org to save a spot.
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)