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Get Hooked on Audiobooks This June!

June 1, 2023

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...

Happy Pride Month!

May 31, 2023

Join us at BPL as we celebrate Pride throughout the month with a variety of programs for adults and children.

Celebrate National Indigenous History Month with BPL

May 31, 2023

Every June, Canada celebrates National Indigenous History Month. While this is an opportunity to honour the rich and diverse cultures, voices, experiences and histories of First Nations, Inuit and Métis people, it is important to recognize how far...

Spring Book Sale raises funds for BPL

May 31, 2023

The last weekend of May was very exciting with so much to see and do in our city including visiting the Barrie Public Library’s Big Spring Book Sale at the Downtown location. Booklovers of all ages enjoyed searching through the many tables of...

Celebrate Seniors Month with us in June

May 30, 2023

June is Seniors Month in Ontario! The theme for 2023 is Working for Seniors - a time to recognize the hard work seniors have done all their lives to make Ontario into the great place it is today.