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105 Ramsdell Lane
Barrington, NH 03825

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  • Wee Play! Sensory Play Time! 
    Geared for 6-36 month olds and caregiver
    Registration will open September 3rd
    Sensory Play Time will be on Fridays at 10:30 am
    starting 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 PM
    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, Aug 27th 1:30 - 2:15 PM
    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 will be on: 
    Mondays @ 4 pm 
    Tuesdays @ 10:30 &
    Wednesdays @ 10:30
    Registration opens September 3rd!

  • 15 Minute Meals

    WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 4, 6:00—7:00 PM

    Children's Room, Barrington Public Library, 105 Ramsdell Lane, Barrington, NH

    We all want to eat well but our busy schedules often keep us from taking the time to cook healthy meals. Join chef Liz Barbour to learn how to use your pantry and your local market to create and prepare delicious, healthy meals in 15 minutes. Enjoy a cooking demonstration of 2 recipes and samples for all to taste.

  • Brown Bag Book Group- The Radium Girls: The Dark Story of America's Shining Women by Kate Moore

    Monday, August 26th 12:00 - 1:15 PM
    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.

  • Enjoy a multimedia presentation on Loons with Biologist Caroline Hughes on Thursday, September 19, at 5:30 pm. Suitable for all ages, this show will be the closest you'll get to a loon without getting wet! Caroline works with the Loon Preservation Center as their Volunteer and Outreach Coordinator.

  • September's Art Exhibit

    ChildVoice was founded in 2006 to restore the voices of children
    silenced by war in northern Uganda.
    At that time, more than 30,000 children had been abducted
    by the Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA) and forced to become  soldiers. 
    The exhibit features photos from three photographers. 
    The photos are of war-affected girls in Uganda that ChildVoice serves.  
    More information about ChildVoice may be found here.


    Introduction to Sketching

    Thursday, August 29, 5:30—6:45 pm
    Learn to create a visual diary of small moments at home, as well as travel days out in the wider world. This class will require registration for each individual session. For more information click here.

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.


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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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