Library News

Library News

Library due dates extended until June 30 with no fines

May 11, 2020

During this temporary facility closure, we are taking several steps to ensure library services remain available. All library material due dates and hold expiration dates have been extended until June 30 - there will be no additional fees or fines on your account. You can renew items by phone at 705-728-1010 or online. 

TumbleBook Library – Keeping Kids Reading All Year Round

May 7, 2020

TumbleBook Library includes a curated database of over 1,100 children’s ebooks - animated talking picture books, read-along chapter books, classic kids’ fiction, graphic novels, and even some National Geographic videos.

2020 Barrie Dragon Boat Festival cancelled due to COVID-19

May 1, 2020

With the health and safety of our community top of mind, Barrie Public Library staff have made the difficult decision to cancel this year's 2020 Barrie Dragon Boat Festival. This decision was not made lightly, and we greatly appreciate your patience...