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

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  • Wee Play! Sensory Play Time! 
    Geared for 6-36 month olds and caregiver
    Sensory Play Time will be on Fridays at 10:30 a.m.
    Sessions start September 20th. 

  • 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

  • Drop-In Preschool Story Time
    hursdays from 11 AM-12 p.m.
    Children 4-6 years old are invited to this drop-in, independent story time to hear stories and do a related craft or activity with Ms Wendy. Session runs September 19  - November 21. Read more here.

  • Seated Yoga & Creative Movement
    with Cindy Simon, M.A., NCC, RMT

    Tuesday, Sept 24th 2:30 p.m.
    Learn stretches, yoga positions, tai chi exercises, and deep breathing while seated in a chair or standing. Registration is required for each session. Visit our event calendar to register or for more information.


  • Wee Read! Story Times are on: 
    Mondays @ 4 p.m. 
    Tuesdays @ 10:30 a.m. &
    Wednesdays @ 10:30 a.m.
    Sessions start the week of September 16th.
    Space still available on Mondays!

  • Know the 10 Signs: Early Detection Matters – presented by the Alzheimer's Association
    Monday, October 7th  at 2 p.m.
    Join us to learn how to recognize common signs of the disease; how to approach someone about memory concerns; the importance of early detection and benefits of a diagnosis; possible tests and assessments for the diagnostic process, and Alzheimer's Association resources.
    Learn more and register here

  • Brown Bag Book Group - Ship Fever by Andrea Barrett 

    Monday, September 30th 12:30 - 1:30 p.m.
    Adults are welcomed to bring a lunch and enjoy chatting about the book on the last Monday of the month from 12-1:15 PM. The library can provide you with copy of the book, email Amy with your name and library card number and we will let you know when your copy has arrived. New members always welcome! Click here to read the full description of the book.

  • ChildVoice Presention (September's Art Exhibit)
    Thursday, Sept. 26, 5:30 p.m.

    Come hear Krista Brown share about the amazing work ChildVoice is doing to empower war-affected girls. Her presentation will include a video of Grace, the girl featured in many of the exhibit photos, speaking about how her life has been transformed through the work of ChildVoice!


    LEGO Club!

    Tuesdays, 4 p.m.

    Kids going into Kindergarten through 4th grade are invited to build LEGO creations each week with Ms. Wendy. 

    This is a free play where kids are encouraged to expand their imaginations! Creations will be displayed in the library (if space allows) 

  • September is library card sign-up month! Have 
    you gotten your card yet?!

  • We’ve switched things up!
    Our DVDs, Blu-Ray Discs and DVD/Blu-Ray Combo sets are now all together on our shelves.
    All collections (Movies & TV Series) are alphabetically arranged by title

For the Barrington Public Library 

 Send Cover Letter & Resume to
Melissa Huette at
Must have at least two work references listed.
 Starting Pay:  $13.01
Basic Duties:  Vacuuming, dusting, mopping, trash and recycling, shoveling, light handyman duties as needed, including occasional painting, small repairs, stripping/waxing floors, cleaning carpets, and other tasks as assigned.

(11 Hours Per Week)
Before or After Library Open Hours- 2+ Hour Shifts, Monday-Friday (Extra weekly hour saved for large projects)
Early Mornings or Evenings...Flexibility to Come in To Shovel Walkway/stairs During Storms a Must!

For complete job description, please click here

Barrington Library Foundation
We're putting faces to our Library's needs!
The Library Foundation is spearheading a new campaign to raise awareness of the deficiencies of our current library building and, with the help of community members of all ages and from all walks of life, to point the way toward a new building that will serve our community long into the future. 
The next Foundation meeting will be held on August 13th at the Lois Lane Community Center at 7pm.
Background on the project and information on how you can become part of the excitement can all be found HERE.


*** Library Board of Trustees Monthly Meeting Rescheduled ***
Tuesday September 24th at 6:30pm in the Library meeting room

Meeting Minutes

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 contact current Board Chair Lindsey Maziarz (

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