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An Evening with Andrea Elliott

7:00pm - 8:30pm
Adults
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Library Branch: Virtual Program
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Discussion, Community/Nonprofit
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 100
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A collaboration between 40 Illinois libraries Andrea Elliott is a Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter with the New York Times. Her first book, The Invisible Child, is a non-fiction narrative of a young woman and her family navigating homelessness, bet...

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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 "Adults" group.
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Library Branch: Barrington Area Library
Room: BALibrary Lawn
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Discussion
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 14
Event Details:
America in 1954 isn’t a safe place for two girls in love, and nobody knows this better than Lily and Kath, who navigate their feelings - and fears - in Red-Scare Chinatown.  ...

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Indoor COVID Disclaimer

Masks for the public are now optional, but recommended, at the Barrington Area Library. Library staff will continue to wear masks when working in public areas. The Library will continue to prioritize safety precautions during indoor programs, including reduced capacity and physical distancing.

 

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 "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Barrington Area Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Discussion, Community/Nonprofit
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Event Details:
In collaboration with Courageous Community Join us to discuss the multiple award-winning title How the Word is Passed: A Reckoning with the History of Slavery in America by Clint Smith. ...

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Indoor COVID Disclaimer

Masks for the public are now optional, but recommended, at the Barrington Area Library. Library staff will continue to wear masks when working in public areas. The Library will continue to prioritize safety precautions during indoor programs, including reduced capacity and physical distancing.

 

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

An Evening With Michelle Zauner

7:00pm - 8:00pm
Teens, Adults
Library Branch: Virtual Program
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Book Discussion
Event Details:
Rescheduled from Wednesday, May 18, 2022. Fresh off a tour with her band Japanese Breakfast, author/songwriter/guitarist Zauner joins a conversation exploring the intersection of food, culture, family, identity, and loss, lovingly chronicled in he...

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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 "Adults" group.

LIT: Day Zero

7:00pm - 9:00pm
Adults
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Library Branch: Barrington Area Library
Room: BALibrary Lawn
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Discussion
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Details:
Faced with a robot revolution, nannybot Pounce must protect his eight year old human charge, Ezra, as they travel through the suburbs to safety.  ...

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Indoor COVID Disclaimer

Masks for the public are now optional, but recommended, at the Barrington Area Library. Library staff will continue to wear masks when working in public areas. The Library will continue to prioritize safety precautions during indoor programs, including reduced capacity and physical distancing.

 

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.
Registration
Library Branch: Barrington Area Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Book Discussion
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 18
Event Details:
Join Adult Services Librarians to discuss The House in the Cerulean Sea by TJ Klune. Register. Meeting Room. ...

Disclaimer(s)

Indoor COVID Disclaimer

Masks for the public are now optional, but recommended, at the Barrington Area Library. Library staff will continue to wear masks when working in public areas. The Library will continue to prioritize safety precautions during indoor programs, including reduced capacity and physical distancing.