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If you’ve ever wanted to work or volunteer for the library, now is your chance! The Barrie Public Library is growing and we are looking to fill several Page positions across our 3-branch system.

Pages are responsible for tasks including pulling holds, maintaining the shelving, filling displays, program set-up, and ensuring public spaces are tidy. Learn more about these positions and apply in person at our first ever BPL Job Fairs this June:

Barrie Public Library Job Fairs details:

  • Dates: Wednesday, June 1, from 4 – 7pm
                Saturday, June 11, from 10am – 1pm
  • Location: Downtown Library, 60 Worsley Street

Those interested in applying should bring an up-to-date resumé and contact information for three employment references. We will be offering on-the-spot interviews on a first-come, first-served basis.

Learn more: 

Volunteer Fair

During the Job Fairs, we will also be interviewing prospective volunteers for library positions and our Barrie Dragon Boat Festival in August. Volunteering with the library is a great opportunity to have fun and get community service hours while having a positive impact on your community.

Volunteer positions we’re looking to fill include: 

  • Summer Reading Club Outreach Assistants
  • Children's Program Assistants
  • Barrie Dragon Boat Festival Event Support 

Learn more:


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