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BPL Online Genealogy Fair

October 1, 2020

Interested in your family history and ready to move beyond what you can learn from your relativesMeet the experts at our two-day Online Genealogy Fair

Simcoe Reads Champion Crowned

September 30, 2020

Five Simcoe County libraries squared off against each other this summer through Simcoe Reads. The live debate took place on September 29 on Rogers TV with five champions duking it out in this cover-to-cover competition. One was crowned the winner! 

Free to Browse, Borrow and Return

August 17, 2020

The Barrie Public Library looks forward to welcoming everyone back for in-person visits at their locations. Library spaces and services have been updated to support the health, safety and comfort of all visitors.