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A Walk Through Evergreen Cemetery

1:00pm - 2:30pm
Teens, Adults, Everyone
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Teens, Adults, Everyone
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 18
Event Details:
Join us as we stroll through the history of Barrington and learn about its early settlers, captains of industry and, of course, our veterans. Meet at the main entrance on Dundee Avenue in Barrington. Register. Safety precautions will be in place ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

What Does Test Optional Really Mean?

7:00pm - 8:15pm
Teens, Adults
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual Program
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 96
Event Details:
Quest College Consultant Thomas Jaworski will cover a step by step guide when applying to college with or without standardized test scores. Register. Virtual.   ...

Disclaimer(s)

Virtual Programs

Registered participants will receive an email with a link to join the virtual program. Programs can be accessed from a computer, tablet, or mobile phone. First-time participants may need to download and run the free software upon joining a program. For this reason, we recommend joining a few minutes early.

This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Elementary" group.
This event is in the "Middle School" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Teaching Garden Workday

9:30am - 11:00am
Children, Elementary, Middle School, Teens, Adults
Library Branch: Barrington Area Library
Room: BALibrary Teaching Garden
Age Group: Children, Elementary, Middle School, Teens, Adults

Disclaimer(s)

Outdoor COVID Disclaimer

Safety precautions will be in place for outdoor programs including adjusted capacity and physical distancing. Masks are encouraged for ages 2 and up at outdoor programs.

This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Everyone" group.

3D Printed Jack-o-Lantern

6:00pm - 7:30pm
Teens, Adults, Everyone
Registration
Library Branch: Barrington Area Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults, Everyone
Program Type: Arts & Crafts/Maker, Technology Topics
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 3
Event Details:
Use Tinkercad to create a 3D printed Jack-o-Lantern. For those unable to attend this in-person program, a pre-recorded video tutorial will be provided. Use your BALibrary card to register. ...

Disclaimer(s)

Indoor COVID Disclaimer

Safety precautions will be in place for indoor programs including adjusted capacity and physical distancing. During programs, masks are required at all times for ages 2 and up, regardless of vaccination status.

 

MakerLab Program

Use of the MakerLab and its equipment is reserved for Barrington Area Library cardholders.

This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Elementary" group.
This event is in the "Middle School" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Teaching Garden Workday

9:30am - 11:00am
Children, Elementary, Middle School, Teens, Adults
Library Branch: Barrington Area Library
Room: BALibrary Teaching Garden
Age Group: Children, Elementary, Middle School, Teens, Adults

Disclaimer(s)

Outdoor COVID Disclaimer

Safety precautions will be in place for outdoor programs including adjusted capacity and physical distancing. Masks are encouraged for ages 2 and up at outdoor programs.

This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Library Board of Trustees Meeting

7:00pm - 9:00pm
Teens, Adults
Library Branch: Barrington Area Library
Room: Meeting Room Side A
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Community/Nonprofit
Event Details:
Regular monthly meeting of the library's Board of Trustees. The meeting will take place in Meeting Room, Side A. See the meeting notice and agenda on the library website as these documents become available. Committee meetings often take place pr...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

How to Prepare for the Rising Cost of College

7:00pm - 8:15pm
Teens, Adults
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual Program
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 100
Event Details:
Join Thomas Jaworski of Quest College Consulting as he discusses ways for teens and parents to prepare for the rising cost of college. Register. Virtual. ...

Disclaimer(s)

Virtual Programs

Registered participants will receive an email with a link to join the virtual program. Programs can be accessed from a computer, tablet, or mobile phone. First-time participants may need to download and run the free software upon joining a program. For this reason, we recommend joining a few minutes early.

This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Library Board of Trustees Meeting

7:00pm - 9:00pm
Teens, Adults
Library Branch: Barrington Area Library
Room: Meeting Room Side A
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Community/Nonprofit
Event Details:
Regular monthly meeting of the library's Board of Trustees. The meeting will take place in Meeting Room, Side A. See the meeting notice and agenda on the library website as these documents become available. Committee meetings often take place pr...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Digital Holiday Cards with Google Drawings

9:00am - 9:00pm
Teens, Adults, Everyone
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual Program
Age Group: Teens, Adults, Everyone
Program Type: Arts & Crafts/Maker, Technology Topics
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 37
Event Details:
Follow along as Digital Services Specialist, Ken, provides a video with step-by-step instructions on how to create a personalized digital holiday card using Google Drawings. Add pictures & text to create a fun design to send to your friends and f...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Library Board of Trustees Meeting

7:00pm - 9:00pm
Teens, Adults
Library Branch: Barrington Area Library
Room: Meeting Room Side A
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Community/Nonprofit
Event Details:
Regular monthly meeting of the library's Board of Trustees. The meeting will take place in Meeting Room, Side A. See the meeting notice and agenda on the library website as these documents become available. Committee meetings often take place pr...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Library Board of Trustees Meeting

7:00pm - 9:00pm
Teens, Adults
Library Branch: Barrington Area Library
Room: Meeting Room Side A
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Community/Nonprofit
Event Details:
Regular monthly meeting of the library's Board of Trustees. The meeting will take place in Meeting Room, Side A. See the meeting notice and agenda on the library website as these documents become available. Committee meetings often take place pr...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Library Board of Trustees Meeting

7:00pm - 9:00pm
Teens, Adults
Library Branch: Barrington Area Library
Room: Meeting Room Side A
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Community/Nonprofit
Event Details:
Regular monthly meeting of the library's Board of Trustees. The meeting will take place in Meeting Room, Side A. See the meeting notice and agenda on the library website as these documents become available. Committee meetings often take place pr...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Library Board of Trustees Meeting

7:00pm - 9:00pm
Teens, Adults
Library Branch: Barrington Area Library
Room: Meeting Room Side A
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Community/Nonprofit
Event Details:
Regular monthly meeting of the library's Board of Trustees. The meeting will take place in Meeting Room, Side A. See the meeting notice and agenda on the library website as these documents become available. Committee meetings often take place pr...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Library Board of Trustees Meeting

7:00pm - 9:00pm
Teens, Adults
Library Branch: Barrington Area Library
Room: Meeting Room Side A
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Community/Nonprofit
Event Details:
Regular monthly meeting of the library's Board of Trustees. The meeting will take place in Meeting Room, Side A. See the meeting notice and agenda on the library website as these documents become available. Committee meetings often take place pr...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Library Board of Trustees Meeting

7:00pm - 9:00pm
Teens, Adults
Library Branch: Barrington Area Library
Room: Meeting Room Side A
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Community/Nonprofit
Event Details:
Regular monthly meeting of the library's Board of Trustees. The meeting will take place in Meeting Room, Side A. See the meeting notice and agenda on the library website as these documents become available. Committee meetings often take place pr...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Library Board of Trustees Meeting

7:00pm - 9:00pm
Teens, Adults
Library Branch: Barrington Area Library
Room: Meeting Room Side A
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Community/Nonprofit
Event Details:
Regular monthly meeting of the library's Board of Trustees. The meeting will take place in Meeting Room, Side A. See the meeting notice and agenda on the library website as these documents become available. Committee meetings often take place pr...