Events - Barrett Memorial Library

Weekly Programs for Kids and Teens

Summer Reading Programs 
Register at the library beginning Friday, June 5th. Prizes are awarded for reading from June 5 - August 4.
"Every Hero Has a Story" - 11 years and younger
"Unmask" - ages 12-16 years old 

Summer kick-off - Special Presentation!  Science Alliance presents "Super Reptomania" Tuesday, June 9, 10 am

Monday LEGOS and Beads: ages 7 & up, 1:30-3:00. June 8 - August 3.  Let your imagination soar!

Tuesday Story Times: ages 2-5, 6-8, 9-11 years old.  Three story groups organized by age, crafts to follow 10 am

Wednesday Wii and XBOX Games: 1:30 - 3:00, June 10 - August 5

Thursday StoryWagon Performers: Starting time 1:30 
Curt Strutz: Silly Science Spectacular, June 25 
Lou Lepore: Comedy Magic, July 9 
Dana McCarthy: Jump Up! Family Music, July 16 
David Stokes: Naturalist/Humorist, July 23  
Jim Hyatt: Amphibians and Reptiles, July 30

Thursday Teen Book Club: ages 12-16 Select weeks at 11:00 am. June 25, July 16, August 13

Thursday Movies (for Children)
Starting time: 3:00 June 11, June 18, July 2, Aug 6, Aug 13

Thursday Rock Paper Scissors Club ages 8 & up
Starting time: 3:00 June 11- August 6
Create projects from simple, recycled materials.


Check our calendar for specific dates and activities. 

Programs for Adults

Blood Drive and Bone Marrow Registry Drive July 24th 11:30-4:30.  Stop in and sign up to be on the bone marrow registry.  It only takes a few minutes and a quick swab of your mouth.  Be a Hero and donate blood while you are here. 
Scrabble Club:
Wednesdays: 10:00am-noon.
Knitting Circle:
Wednesdays: 1:00-3:00.  All skill levels are welcome – please bring a project to work on. Groups meet in the library.
"What Are Teens Reading?" book group meets the third Wednesday of the month at 7:00pm.  This group is for parents to read and review teen books.  Stop by the library to pick from a great selection of YA books.
Saturday Morning Book Club
Meets the second Saturday of the month at 10 am. Come join us to read and discuss a new book each month.

Great selection of used books for sale!

All programs are free and open to the public

Call 245-2709 or e-mail: