Due to a staffing shortage at the Library we will need to alter our hours of operation.  

Today and Thursday May 19th -- open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. 
Friday May 20th -- open 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Saturday May 21st and Monday May 23rd -- CLOSED

We hope to resume normal hours on Tuesday May 24th. Should anything change we will be sure to send another update. 

We appreciate your cooperation and patience as we work through this shortage!
Barrington Public Library


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Children's Library

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Additional programs available to children

Dolly Parton Imagination Library

1000 Books Before Kindergarten

Dolly Parton's Imagination Library

A free book program for children birth to age five. This program is co-sponsored by the Barrington School Foundation. 

*Paper copies of the application are also available at the Library.

1000 Books Before Kindergarten

Studies show that families who read aloud to their children from infancy strengthen their child's language skills and build their vocabulary earlier.

*Paper copies of the application are also available at the Library.


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Libby by Overdrive

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hoopla

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Made possible by generous donations from the Friends of the Barrington Library group and other local donors.