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Barrington, NH 03825

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  • Wee Read! Lap-Sit Story Times!
    Geared for 1-3 year olds and caregiver
    The fall session runs September 17th - November 16th! 
    Register your child to save your spot for the whole session.
    See our online calendar to register and for more information.

  • Brown Bag Book Discussion Group:
    Lilac Girls by Martha Hall Kelly

    October 29 from 12 - 1:15 PM
    New members always welcomed! If you need a copy of the book please call 664-9715 or email and we will get you a copy of the book via inter-library loan. Read More Here...

  • Library Museum Pass Programs
    Click here for more information about our Museum Pass Programs 
    The Children’s Museum of New Hampshire 
    Admits 4 people at 50% off. 

    Sponsored by the Friends of the Barrington Library

    Free entry to many NH state parks*.
    Sponsored by the Friends of the Barrington Library and Barrington Recreation Department. *limitations apply

  • New Hampshire Humanities To Go program
    (Not So) Elementary, My Dear Watson
    presented by Ann McLellan

    October 3 at 6 PM

    Explore the origins of Arthur Conan Doyle's famous detective and track his incarnations in literature, film, advertising, and modern media in order to crack the case of the most popular detective. Read More Here...

  • Author Visit - Danny Kuhn
    October 18 at 6pm

    Danny Kuhn will be here to talk about his book Thoreau’s Wound, which includes Barrington and he did some of his research here at the library. Read More Here...

    Looking for a 24/7 go-to guide on everything from changing your car’s spark plugs to knowing if a mechanic’s estimated hours are on track? ChiltonLibrary is an online resource that brings together repair, service, and maintenance information on the most popular vehicles on the road today. 
    Read More Here... 

  • Summer Reading
    Program Highlight
    (Click HERE)

  • Armchair Travel: South Africa
    October 11 at 5:30 PM

    Join Carol Loring as she presents her trip to South Africa, including a Safari in Kruger National Park and Timbavati Game Preserve. If you would like to share your travels with this informal group, contact Melissa at

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  • Toto, the Tornado Kitten Visit
    October 10 from 4-5 PM

    Toto, the Tornado Kitten and his owner/author Jonathan Hall will be at the library to read his two stories, chat, and let people take pictures and play with Toto. Jonathan does not charge a fee for his visits but encourages attendees to bring donations for a local animal shelter. Read More Here...

  • Trustee Alternate Wanted
    Are you eager to help the library? Would you like to be a part of shaping library policies and planning for the future? If so, consider joining the Library Board of Trustees as an Alternate Trustee member. For more information on contact current board President Lindsey Maziarz (


Barrington Library Foundation
THE TIME HAS COME… for Barrington to have a Library/Community Center we can be proud of!

Plans are underway for a new library in Barrington that will serve as an important community gathering place for citizens of all ages. What does the design look like? Where will the new building be situated? How much will it cost? The answers, more background on the project, and information on how you can become part of the excitement can all be found on our new website!

Just Desserts
A Baking Competition and Community Event
Nov. 3 from 4-6 PM
Email Cindy at by October 21 to be a baker. Include your name, dessert and phone number.
Open to Barrington adults, and teen/parent teams.
Tickets will be on sale at the library, $5 each. Read full description here...

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