Library News

Library News

Harry Potter Escape Room

October 30, 2018

Test your courage and quick thinking in our Harry Potter Escape Room; a real-life adventure game in which you and your friends are locked in a room and have to use its elements to solve a series of puzzles, find clues, and escape the room within 20 minutes! All ages event.

Register for OSAP Info Night & Preschool Sign

October 2, 2017

Registration starts on Monday, October 2 for OSAP Information Night and Preschool Sign. Links to these registration forms will be posted on this news item on Monday morning at 10:00 a.m. 

Help shape the future of the Barrie Public Library

September 21, 2017

We're working on a Master Facilities Plan, which will help guide decisions on programming, services, collections and locations. There are a number of ways you can voice your opinion!

Musical Instrument Library

September 18, 2017

We are excited to announce a partnership with Huronia Symphony Orchestra to lend out musical instruments! Our Musical Instrument Library will start with 10 instruments, including guitars, bass guitars, violins and keyboards.

Read 'The Other Einstein' for free!

June 13, 2017

The Other Einstein - selected for Big Library Read Digital Book Club at Barrie Public Library.  Readers can borrow and read this eBook for free without waitlists and holds for two weeks! Be part of the world's biggest online book club!