Library News

Library News

Celebrate Culture Days with BPL

September 24, 2021

This fall, experience arts and culture like never before with Ontario Culture Days! From September 24 to October 24, we invite you to explore the Barrie Public Library's programs and celebrate the diversity of Simcoe County with...

Online Genealogy Fair 2021

September 16, 2021

Many Canadians are discovering a growing interest in their family heritage. Their quest can be simple in the beginning, but often it becomes the work of a lifetime. If you’re one of those people interested in their family history...

Job Searchers, Rejoice!

September 13, 2021

Finding a job can be difficult, especially in this economy. We have put together a variety of programs and resources to help you secure that job you've had your eye on...

Vaccination Receipts and the Library

September 9, 2021

Starting September 22, proof of vaccination will be required for many non-essential settings, such as indoor dining, bars, concerts and sports events. Staff at both library locations can help you book your vaccination AND/OR print your vaccine receipt - and we’ll waive the printing fee!

Get Creative at BPL Comic Con!

September 2, 2021

Creativity can be expressed in all sorts of different ways. It can be through music, dance, design, writing, and so much more! This year BPL’s Comic Con® would like to nurture your artistic talent through a number of exciting artistic...