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Get Listening with eAudiobooks

May 30, 2022

June is a time to celebrate audiobooks! Whether you’re commuting, exercising, or doing chores, audiobooks are a great way to catch up on your favourite reads, even if you don’t have time to sit down to read a book. The Barrie Public Library...

BPL Hosting Job Fairs June 1 and June 11

May 25, 2022

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.

Join Town Crier Steve Travers for a free walking tour May 15

May 11, 2022

Exciting news! The City of Barrie's Official Town Crier, Steve Travers, will be hosting a FREE historic walking tour on Sunday, May 15 at 1pm.   Join Steve at Union Cemetery to learn the history of Barrie's early pioneers who helped build...

Moose Hide Campaign Day

May 11, 2022

The Moose Hide Campaign began as a movement of Indigenous and non-Indigenous men and boys who are standing up against violence toward women and children. The inspiration for the campaign came to co-founders Paul Lacerte and his daughter Raven in...