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L o a d i n g

Astronomy: A Student's Journey

September 19 | 10:30AM
Painswick | Massie Family Program Room

Introduction to Ancestry (Reg.)

September 19 | 2:30PM
Painswick | Massie Room

Learn Spanish (Reg.)

September 19 | 7:00PM
Painswick | Massie Family Program Room

Library on the Loose - Holly Community Centre

September 20 | 10:00AM
Holly Community Centre | Holly Community Centre - 171 Mapleton Ave.

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Library News

Big Library Read: July 9-23

July 6, 2018

From July 9-23, all Barrie Public Library users will be able to borrow the eBook format of Cowboy Pride by author Lacy Williams with no wait lists or holds. Inspired by Pride and Prejudice, Lacy Williams has introduced a new dual love story with a Wild West twist.

Updated book list for Battle of the Books

June 20, 2018

The book list for Battle of the Books is ready to go for the upcoming school year! There have been some exciting category changes to this list so be sure to check it out.

Enjoy Hands-on Learning at How-to in 10 Festival

May 28, 2018

Want to learn something new in 10 minutes? Our 4th annual How-to in 10 Festival takes place on Saturday, June 2 from 1-4pm at our Downtown Branch! Local individuals, businesses and groups are teaching hands-on life skills in 10-minute mini sessions.