Painswick Branch

48 Dean Avenue

Barrie, ON L4N 0C2

Phone: 705.728.1010




Monday 9:30am - 5pm
Tues, Wed, Thurs, Fri 9:30am - 9pm
Sat, Sun 9:30am - 5pm


Painswick Branch

Our Painswick Branch is located in the south end of Barrie, near the corner of Big Bay Point Road and Yonge Street. The building and facilities are fully accessible.

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Services and Amenities

Wi-Fi is available for free throughout the building.  There is no password – just connect to the Barrie Public Library network and accept the user agreement.

Room Rental
The Massie Family Community Room is currently unavailable for rent by the public for groups of three or more. We are offering bookable spaces for one or two people to work or study.

Other Services
Photocopying and printing is available in black & white or colour at a cost of 20 cents per page. Scanning to email is also available. Computers are available for 60 minutes per day for library card holders. We do not offer fax service. Learn more about our services offered at both branches.

Getting Here

Barrie Transit
The bus stops closest to the Painswick library are:

Bike racks are available for securing your bicycle outside both out front and behind the library.


Free parking is available behind the library.