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COVID-19 Library Update

March 13, 2020

Effective March 14, 2020 - All Barrie Public Library will be closed out of an abundance of caution due to COVID-19 at both our Downtown and Painswick locations until further notice. 

Seedy Saturday: Get Growing on March 14!

March 10, 2020

Come celebrate the launch of the Barrie Seed Library! Learn about creative landscaping, urban gardening, sustainability, pollinators and more through speaker sessions, interactive activities and vendor expo.

Spark Your March Break! March 14 - 22, 2020

March 2, 2020

It's time to Spark Your March Break! Join us at the Library for school-aged and teen fun every day during the break. With programs, crafts, shows, demonstrations and maker fun, there is something for everyone.

Baby Library Cards available now!

February 21, 2020

Leaving the hospital with a new baby is an exciting and life changing event. But leaving the hospital with a new baby and a new library card? Well, that’s one for the books, literally! A new partnership between the Barrie Public Library (BPL) and...

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Library News

COVID-19 Library Update

March 13, 2020

Effective March 14, 2020 - All Barrie Public Library will be closed out of an abundance of caution due to COVID-19 at both our Downtown and Painswick locations until further notice. 

Seedy Saturday: Get Growing on March 14!

March 10, 2020

Come celebrate the launch of the Barrie Seed Library! Learn about creative landscaping, urban gardening, sustainability, pollinators and more through speaker sessions, interactive activities and vendor expo.

Spark Your March Break! March 14 - 22, 2020

March 2, 2020

It's time to Spark Your March Break! Join us at the Library for school-aged and teen fun every day during the break. With programs, crafts, shows, demonstrations and maker fun, there is something for everyone.

Baby Library Cards available now!

February 21, 2020

Leaving the hospital with a new baby is an exciting and life changing event. But leaving the hospital with a new baby and a new library card? Well, that’s one for the books, literally! A new partnership between the Barrie Public Library (BPL) and...