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.

  • Brown Bag Book Discussion Group:
    Curious Charms of Arthur Pepper by Phaedra Patrick

    December 17 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...

  • Gingerbread House Competition
    Voting will be done by the community between December 10th-15th. The winning houses in two categories: Family/Children or Adult, will be announced December 17th and will each receive a gift certificate to The Christmas Dove!
     Read more here...

  • 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

Paper Craft for Adults: 3D Paper Snowflakes
December 13 from 5-6 PM
Adults are invited to make these festive 3D paper snowflakes for the holidays. Adult art classes are geared for patrons 18 years old and up. Read more and register here...

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

Public Notice
Our public computers will not be available December 13th between 11:30 AM to 1 PM for software upgrades. Thank you for your patience while we work on improving our systems.

'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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