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Library Branch: Virtual Program
Age Group: Teens, Adults, Everyone
Event Details:
Young people and their families are invited to an inspiring evening with best-selling, award-winning, children’s and young adult author and poet Kwame Alexander. Virtual. Register. Please note that this program will be presented live without a rec...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Second Fridays: Easy to Love

7:00pm - 8:15pm
Teens, Adults, Everyone
Registration
Library Branch: Barrington Area Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults, Everyone
Program Type: Music
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 61
Event Details:
Celebrated jazz vocalist Elaine Dame views Valentine’s Day through the prism of Cole Porter’s masterful musical expression. Register. Meeting Room. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
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Library Board of Trustees Meeting

7:00pm - 9:00pm
Teens, Adults
Library Branch: Barrington Area Library
Room: Zimmerman Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Event Details:
Regular meeting of the Library Board of Trustees. Takes place in the Zimmerman Room on the mezzanine level. Agenda and meeting notice may be found on the Library website: https://www.balibrary.org/library-board ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Begin Your College Search

7:00pm - 8:00pm
Teens, Adults
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual Program
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 54
Event Details:
Finding the right college means finding the best academic, social, and financial fit for college-bound students. Thomas Jaworski of Quest College Consulting provides high school families with advice on the stressful search process, including how to v...
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Fandom Fest

11:00am - 4:00pm
Children, Birth to PreK, Elementary, Middle School, Teens, Adults, Everyone
Library Branch: Barrington Area Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Children, Birth to PreK, Elementary, Middle School, Teens, Adults, Everyone
Event Details:
Fandom Fest is back! Celebrate Jedi, Whovians, Avengers, Trekkies, heroes, and even villains with a full artist alley, cosplayers galore, epic photo ops, cool crafts, and, new this year, live music! Get a free airbrush tattoo, join the super scavenge...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Everyone" group.
Library Branch: Virtual Program
Age Group: Teens, Adults, Everyone
Event Details:
Meet a small group of ladies who represent the 600,000 Black women who fled lives as domestics and sharecroppers to work in factories and U.S. government offices during World War II. These patriotic pioneers share wartime memories, recounting their b...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Everyone" group.
Library Branch: Virtual Program
Age Group: Teens, Adults, Everyone
Event Details:
Meet a small group of ladies who represent the 600,000 Black women who fled lives as domestics and sharecroppers to work in factories and U.S. government offices during World War II. These patriotic pioneers share wartime memories, recounting their b...

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.
This event is in the "Everyone" group.

National Craft Month-Accordion Keepsake Book

2:00pm - 4:00pm
Teens, Adults, Everyone
Registration
Library Branch: Barrington Area Library
Room: Meeting Room Side A
Age Group: Teens, Adults, Everyone
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Event Details:
Make an easy mini photo book or journal using folded papers, stickers and laser-etched medallions.  Register.  Meeting Room. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Everyone" group.

National Craft Month-Accordion Keepsake Book

6:00pm - 8:00pm
Teens, Adults, Everyone
Registration
Library Branch: Barrington Area Library
Room: Meeting Room Side A
Age Group: Teens, Adults, Everyone
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Event Details:
Make an easy mini photo book or journal using folded papers, stickers and laser-etched medallions.  Register.  Meeting Room. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Second Fridays: Luck O’ The Irish

7:00pm - 8:15pm
Teens, Adults, Everyone
Registration
Library Branch: Barrington Area Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults, Everyone
Program Type: Music
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 86
Event Details:
Tri-L-Co Music entertains with sounds, singalongs, and stories from the old sod! Irish baritone Gavin Coyle teams with multi-instrumentalists Carlyn Lloyd and Jon Warfel. Register. Meeting Room. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Barrington 220 School Board Candidate Forum

10:30am - 12:00pm
Teens, Adults
Registration
Library Branch: Barrington Area Library
Room: Virtual
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Community/Nonprofit
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 128
Event Details:
In collaboration with the League of Women Voters of the Palatine Area A moderated forum featuring Barrington 220 School Board candidates. Registrants may submit a question. Questions are subject to review & editing by an LWV team. For lo...
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: Zimmerman Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Event Details:
Regular meeting of the Library Board of Trustees. Takes place in the Zimmerman Room on the mezzanine level. Agenda and meeting notice may be found on the Library website: https://www.balibrary.org/library-board ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Everyone" group.
Library Branch: Virtual Program
Age Group: Teens, Adults, Everyone
Event Details:
Meet a small group of ladies who represent the 600,000 Black women who fled lives as domestics and sharecroppers to work in factories and U.S. government offices during World War II. These patriotic pioneers share wartime memories, recounting their b...

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.

Introduction to Photoshop

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Teens, Adults
Registration
Library Branch: Barrington Area Library
Room: Conference Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts/Maker, Technology Topics
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
Learn to change and improve your images by using the spot removal tools, selection tools, and adjustment layers. Register. Conference Room ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Take-And-Make: Creativebug Macrame Keychains

All Day 3/18 - 3/19
Teens, Adults
Library Branch: Barrington Area Library
Room: Business & Technology Center
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts/Maker
Event Details:
Craft from the comfort of home with Creativebug. Kit includes everything you need, follow the link on the instructions to get started. Ages 14 and up. No registration required. Pickup from the Business and Technology Desk while supplies last. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Yoga for Teens

11:00am - 12:00pm
Teens
Registration
Library Branch: Barrington Area Library
Room: Zimmerman Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 17
Event Details:
Relax and enjoy the many benefits of yoga with registered instructor Karen Fotopoulos. Please dress comfortably and bring a mat. Register. Zimmerman Room. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Decorative Beehive

2:00pm - 4:00pm
Teens, Adults
Registration
Library Branch: Barrington Area Library
Room: Meeting Room Side A
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts/Maker
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Event Details:
Buzz over and create a charming beehive to sweeten up your space. Register. Meeting Room. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Decorative Beehive

6:00pm - 8:00pm
Teens, Adults
Registration
Library Branch: Barrington Area Library
Room: Meeting Room Side A
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts/Maker
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Event Details:
Buzz over and create a charming beehive to sweeten up your space. Register. Meeting Room. ...
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: Zimmerman Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Event Details:
Regular meeting of the Library Board of Trustees. Takes place in the Zimmerman Room on the mezzanine level. Agenda and meeting notice may be found on the Library website: https://www.balibrary.org/library-board ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Volunteer Connection LIVE

1:00pm - 4:00pm
Teens, Adults
Registration
Library Branch: Barrington Area Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Community/Nonprofit
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 99
Event Details:
In collaboration with Barrington Area Volunteer Connection The Barrington Area is home to a wealth of local non-profits, making a world of difference. Volunteer Connection LIVE combines Volunteer Match, Donation Day, and a Community Fair, allowing...
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: Zimmerman Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Event Details:
Regular meeting of the Library Board of Trustees. Takes place in the Zimmerman Room on the mezzanine level. Agenda and meeting notice may be found on the Library website: https://www.balibrary.org/library-board ...
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: Zimmerman Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Event Details:
Regular meeting of the Library Board of Trustees. Takes place in the Zimmerman Room on the mezzanine level. Agenda and meeting notice may be found on the Library website: https://www.balibrary.org/library-board ...
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: Zimmerman Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Event Details:
Regular meeting of the Library Board of Trustees. Takes place in the Zimmerman Room on the mezzanine level. Agenda and meeting notice may be found on the Library website: https://www.balibrary.org/library-board ...
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: Zimmerman Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Event Details:
Regular meeting of the Library Board of Trustees. Takes place in the Zimmerman Room on the mezzanine level. Agenda and meeting notice may be found on the Library website: https://www.balibrary.org/library-board ...