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Around the World: Philippines

November 20 | 7:00PM
Downtown Branch | Angus Ross Room

Financial Planning for Retirement

November 22 | 7:00PM
Painswick | Massie Family Program Room

Learn Spanish

November 22 | 7:00PM
Painswick | Huronia Room

Advanced Internet: Narrowing the Search

November 23 | 2:30PM
Downtown Branch | Georgian Room

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Library News

Musical Instrument Library

September 18, 2017

We are excited to announce a partnership with Huronia Symphony Orchestra to lend out musical instruments! Our Musical Instrument Library will start with 10 instruments, including guitars, bass guitars, violins and keyboards.

Tinker Lab Summer Hours

July 7, 2017

Our Tinker Lab is open for the summer! Join us for fun with robots, K'NEX, animation, 3D printing, circuits and more. Hours vary by location: Downtown BranchMON: 10 am - 6 pmTUES & WED: 9:30 am - 8 pmTHURS - SAT: 9:30 am - 5 pmSUN: 12 - 5 pm...

Update for Zinio e-Magazine App

June 27, 2017

The mobile app, Zinio for Libraries, is being updated and re-branded as RBdigital. The Zinio website will be unavailable during this update from Monday 26 June 8pm EDT to Tuesday 27 June, 10am EDT. Current users of the app will get a notification to...

English Conversation Circle Summer Dates

June 26, 2017

Due to popular demand, we've added 3 English Conversation Circle dates through the summer! Join us June 26, July 24 and August 28 from 7:00 - 8:30 p.m. at our Downtown Branch. 

Read 'The Other Einstein' for free!

June 13, 2017

The Other Einstein - selected for Big Library Read Digital Book Club at Barrie Public Library.  Readers can borrow and read this eBook for free without waitlists and holds for two weeks! Be part of the world's biggest online book club!