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Upcoming Events

Sat, August 26
12:00am - 12:00pm
Sun, September 24
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Wed, October 04
5:30pm - 7:00pm

Story Times

All Story Times begin Monday, September 11.
Booklook Registration begins Tuesday, September 5. 

Mother Goose
Mondays & Tuesdays at 10am
Thursdays at 11am
Stories, songs, rhymes and board-book sharing time.  For newborns to 23-months with caregiver.  Drop-in, registration not required.

Wednesdays at 10am
Stories, songs, rhymes and a short film.  For 2 to 3-year olds with caregiver. Registration begins Tuesday, Sept. 5 at 9:30am. Sign-up online, in person or by calling the Children’s Dept. Limited to 12 spaces.

Multi-Age Story Time
Mondays at 11am; Thursdays at 4pm
Fridays at 10am
Stories, songs and a short film.  For birth to 6 years.  Drop-in, registration not required.

Craft Time
Tuesdays at 11am & Wednesdays at 1pm
Crafts and stories for kids 3+.  Big people hands are always welcome but not necessary.  Limited to 12 spaces.  Registration required.

After School Activity Fun
Tuesdays: Sept. 12 & Oct. 17 at 4pm
Stories come to life through hands-on crafting, cooking or role-playing activities. Themes will change monthly.  Ages 6+.  Registration required.  Limited to 12 spaces.




Library News

Click on the "Featured Book Lists" link in the drop-down menu above for your child's school reading lists and/or recommendations.  If Barrington's... read more
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