Mon: 10-6  |   Tues: 10-7  |  Wed: 10-8  |  Thurs: 10-7  |  Fri: 10-6  |  Sat: 10-3        
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Barrington, NH 03825

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The Library Holiday Hours
December 24 and 25
Closed - Christmas Holiday
December 22
Temp. altered hours - 11 AM - 4 PM



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  • Wee Read! Lap-Sit Story Times!
    Geared for 1-3 year olds and caregiver
    Registration begins December 15! 
    The winter session runs January 7th - March 4th! 
    See our online calendar to register your child to save your spot for the whole session and for more information.

  • Announcing the Winners of the Gingerbread House Competition!
    The winner for the Family with Children category is... House #2 "Santa's Magical Workshop" by the Hartford family!
    The winner for Adult category is... House #8 "Up on the Rooftop" by John and Cindy Cafasso!
    As a reminder to all contestants, we ask that you pick up your houses by the end of the day Friday the 21st or they will be either eaten or thrown away.

  • Weekly Knitters
    Every Friday from 4-6 PM
    The library is excited to announce a new weekly knitters group that will meet starting October 5 from 4-6 PM. This informal group of local knitters, crocheters, needleworkers (of all skill level!) that will meet every Friday to learn new skills, and share ideas with others! Bring a project and work together.

  • Mindfulness Workshop
    January 10 from 6 - 7 PM

    Mindfulness is a great way to alleviate stress, develop more creativity, and cultivate more peace in your life. The practice can be added to any lifestyle and can be done anywhere. No special equipment or skills needed! Read more and register here...
    This event is open to library card holders, 18 years or older and registration is required.

  • Manchester Monarchs Barrington Public Library Night!
    The Manchester Monarchs have named January 5th Barrington Public Library night!
    Take the family to this hometown hockey game and $5 of every ticket will be donated to the Barrington Library Campaign. Family. Fun. Philanthropy. It's a hat trick! Click HERE for tickets. 
    Manchester Monarchs vs Reading Royals on January 5th at 6 PM

  • Brown Bag Book Discussion Group:
    Soul of an Octopus by Sy Montgomery

    January 28 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 interlibrary loan. Read more here...

  • Beginning Geneaolgy Workshop
    January 2 at 6 PM

    Have you wanted to start your Family Tree but didn’t know how? Register now for this beginner’s workshop! Blank forms and charts will be provided. Read more and register...
    Brought to you by The Barrington Genealogy Club

Children's Craft: Snowman Ornament
December 20 from 5-6 PM

Children ages 7 and up are invited to celebrate the winter wonderland by making this frosty ornament with Ms. Wendy. Read more and register here...
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!

Click here to read the 2017 Town Report

'Tis the Season of Giving!
Donate to the Barrington Library Campaign during December and be entered in a drawing for a $100 gift card donated by Irving Oil. 
Learn about the plans for the new Barrington Public Library and how to donate, visit

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