Library News

Library News

Simcoe Reads 2020: Join in on the Adult Summer Reading Fun!

June 15, 2020

Barrie, Bradford West Gwillimbury, Essa, Innisfil and Midland Public Libraries are launching Simcoe Reads as a creative and entertaining way to connect with their members during a time of social distancing. As part of this summer-long reading...

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.

Top 10 of 2016 - Books, Movies, eBooks & more

January 6, 2017

We went through all the data from 2016 and have compiled Top 10 lists for the hottest fiction, non-fiction, movies and more. Check them out and get inspired for some new reads for 2017!

20th Anniversary Celebration of Downtown Branch

November 17, 2016

Our Downtown Branch is turning 20!  We are celebrating the branch's 20th anniversary on Saturday, December 3 from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Drop-in and enjoy live music, cake and refreshments while you browse through photos and items from years past. 

Spin our raffle wheel to win prizes including a chance to win a Kobo eReader!