Calling all Barrington Grimm family members! Do you know this lovely lady? A quick search of Ancestry Library Edition reveals that there were Grimms in the Barrington area beginning in the 1890s. If you can help us identify her, please contact Kate at the library: kmills@balibrary.org












Barrington's Independence Day celebrations have always been a special occasion, then and now. Here's a photo of a past 4th of July parade with a float from the Washington School.




Welcome to Yesterday & Today:  Life in the Barrington Area!  Do you remember being part of the Library's Vacation Reading Club like these kids?  Are YOU one of these kids?  Drop me a line with your memories of summer reading at the library and check back here often for the latest genealogy news and views, our historical photos, and tidbits of Barrington history.  
Email Kate at kmills@balibrary.org