Join the Friends

Printable Membership Form

Join or Renew your membership online

Your membership dues contribute to the library in the following ways (view a more complete list):

  • Programs for children, teens and adults, including:
    • Summer Reading Program
    • Improv Club
    • LEGO Robotics
    • Diorama contest
    • Cookbook Club
    • Field trips
    • Wii gaming
    • and much more
  • Museum Pass Program
  • Books (large-print & audio), movies, and digital books (eBooks & eAudio)
  • Contribution of $25,000 to A New Chapter Upstairs Second Floor Renovation project
  • Film series – in 2018 we screened Hidden Figures, La La Land, A Man Called Ove, and more!

Membership is an affordable way to support our community! Dues start at $10/year. Memberships and donations are tax deductible to the extent allowed by law.

Join Online

Printable Membership form

Donate

Book donations are temporarily suspended until further notice. (last update 11/13/2020)

Monetary donations are also welcome, and will be used along with membership dues to support Library programming. Any amount is appreciated and helpful – please change the quantity in the box to adjust your total!

$5 Donation

$5.00

Donation

Donate to support the Friends of the Barrington Public Library

$5.00

$25 Donation

$25.00

$100 Donation

$100.00

Thank you for your support!

Shop

The Friends have a variety of books available at the Daily Book Sale, located on the main floor of the Library, next to the Reference desk. A small selection of titles from the Daily Book Sale is also available to purchase online!


Our Annual Book Sale is a major fundraiser for the Friends.

Cotton masks

Show your support of the library with this 3-ply cotton mask. $15 includes shipping or local Barrington delivery.

$15.00

Playing cards

Purchase a deck of playing cards and enjoy 54 photographic images of Barrington’s iconic places and scenic views! Sold at the Library’s circulation desk for $10, or order online and have them shipped. Price includes shipping. HOLIDAY SPECIAL: Purchase four decks and we’ll add a free fifth deck to your delivery!

$12.50

Playing cards

Purchase a deck of playing cards and enjoy 54 photographic images of Barrington’s iconic places and scenic views! Sold at the Library’s circulation desk for $10, or order online and have them shipped. Price includes local Barrington delivery. HOLIDAY SPECIAL: Purchase four decks and we’ll add a free fifth deck to your delivery!

$10.00

Book bag

We have new Friends book bags, now available for sale  at the Circulation desk in the library for $8.00! The bag, which is a sturdy canvas, shows off the new Friends of the Barrington Public Library logo, designed by Barrington resident Peter Nilsen, an art director and artist. Peter has published a number of fly fishing books and is president of the Rhody Fly Rodders. Price includes shipping.

$15.00

Book bag

We have new Friends book bags, now available for sale  at the Circulation desk in the library for $8.00! The bag, which is a sturdy canvas, shows off the new Friends of the Barrington Public Library logo, designed by Barrington resident Peter Nilsen, an art director and artist. Peter has published a number of fly fishing books and is president of the Rhody Fly Rodders. Price includes local Barrington delivery.

$8.00