Fri, Mar 05, 10:00am - 10:30am
Online
Join Sarah as she suggests some current trendy books in our Teen section.

Fri, Mar 05, 2:00pm - 2:15pm
Online
Looking for your next great read? Join us as staff discuss The Reason I Jump by Naoki Higashida

Fri, Mar 05, 2:00pm - 2:30pm
Online
Join the Legislative Assembly of Ontario for a virtual tour designed to introduce Ontario's Parliament to English language learners.
Registration is now closed

Fri, Mar 05, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
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Create your own edible oasis with these tips for growing food and herbs in balconies, rooftops and small spaces with Lara Lucretia Mrosovsky.

Sat, Mar 06, 10:00am - 11:00am
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Sing along with us as we learn about the process of photosynthesis.

Sat, Mar 06, 12:00pm - 12:30pm
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Join us for this special series as we learn more about our neighbours, listen to their stories, and celebrate the diversity of Simcoe county. Tune in as staff chat with the staff at UPlift Black.

Sat, Mar 06, 1:00pm - 1:30pm
Online
Dans la forêt, par un jour pluvieux et venteux, quatre amis entrent dans une caverne pour se mettre à l'abri. Ils n'ont pas encore réalisé que la caverne est habitée...

Sat, Mar 06, 2:30pm - 3:00pm
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We asked the experts and City of Barrie Forestry staff shared with us how to best plant a tree and see it grow!

Sun, Mar 07, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
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Join Katrin to make a craft with dried poppies on canvas.

Mon, Mar 08, 10:00am - 10:30am
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Nicole has an adventure for you. Join us and discover her adventure and then go on your own too.

Mon, Mar 08, 10:00am - 11:00am
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Learn why bees matter! Meet the creator behind Adam’s Honey and make a beeswax candle with Holly.

Mon, Mar 08, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Online
It’s the great Canadian book debate...welcome to the 20th edition of CBC’s Canada Reads!

Mon, Mar 08, 12:00pm - 12:30pm
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Join us for this community series as we learn more about our neighbours and listen to their stories. Join us as we chat with staff from the Women and Children's Shelter of Barrie.

Mon, Mar 08, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Online
Ripple of Kindness increases their power to give back to the community together, join us to celebrate womxn’s achievements.

Mon, Mar 08, 12:00pm - 12:30pm
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View these National Film Board selections, and celebrate acts of courage and determination by ordinary women, who have played an extraordinary role in the history of their countries and communities.

Mon, Mar 08, 12:00pm - 5:00pm
Online
Celebrate International Women's Day, and view this year's lineup of seven documentaries by and about women.

Mon, Mar 08, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
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Get ready to do some simple math skills with staff and other kids through Zoom.

Tue, Mar 09, 10:00am - 10:30am
Online
Join us online as BPL staff reads a story, sings some songs and does an activity.

Tue, Mar 09, 10:00am - 10:30am
Online
Seeds of Diversity Canada's Seed Library ensures heritage seeds across Canada are viable & available for future gardeners and farmers. Meet the volunteer team making this happen in a virtual tour.

Tue, Mar 09, 11:00am - 12:00pm
BPL In The City
Need help with a basic family history search? Discover online genealogy tools and local history collections, available at the library.

Tue, Mar 09, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Online
It’s the great Canadian book debate...welcome to the 20th edition of CBC’s Canada Reads!

Tue, Mar 09, 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Online
Notre vie sociale et affective est transformée par le temps passé en ligne. Cette nouvelle dimension de nos rapports apporte son lot de nouveaux enjeux dans nos relations intimes.Register

Tue, Mar 09, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
BPL In The City
Get a jump-start on starting your business. Topics covered include financing, marketing, taxation, regulation and permits, market research and more.Register

Tue, Mar 09, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
BPL In The City
Need help with technology? Let a Barrie Public Library Tech Coach help you! Join us over the phone or virtually via Zoom for some tech guidance.
This event is full

Tue, Mar 09, 3:15pm - 4:15pm
BPL In The City
Join the Library through the City of Barrie's Senior's Centre Without Walls (SCWW) to listen to and discuss some of our favourite stories.

Wed, Mar 10, 10:00am - 10:30am
Online
Bust a move online & join us to dance your cares away with your baby, in this literacy-based circle time which focuses on motor skills, songs, and rhymes.

Wed, Mar 10, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Online
Practice speaking about everyday matters with other beginner learners. Build your French vocabulary and grammar through conversation.

Wed, Mar 10, 11:00am - 11:30am
Online
How do you dress a dragon? Does he wear socks? Find out as Iain reads us "How to dress a Dragon"

Wed, Mar 10, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Online
It’s the great Canadian book debate...welcome to the 20th edition of CBC’s Canada Reads!

Wed, Mar 10, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Online
Practice English, meet new friends, and learn more about life and culture in Canada. Challenge yourself to build your speaking confidence!

Wed, Mar 10, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
BPL In The City
Need help with technology? Let a Barrie Public Library Tech Coach help you! Join us over the phone or virtually via Zoom for some tech guidance.
This event is full

Wed, Mar 10, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
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Learn how to keep your feeder clean for the health of birds visiting your backyard with Kristen Martyn from Wild Birds Unlimited Barrie.

Wed, Mar 10, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
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Learn how to plan for the kind of health and personal care you want in place for the future. Join us as retired nurse Catherine Jones walks us through this process.

Wed, Mar 10, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
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Have you ever wondered how you are going to make it, in university or beyond? Learn how to make a budget and figure out ways to save your money.

Thu, Mar 11, 10:00am - 10:30am
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Join Sarah as she goes on an adventure with bear. Colours, colours everywhere, can you spot them all with bear?

Thu, Mar 11, 11:00am - 11:30am
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In this fun activity-based program, children will complete challenges using basic math skills. This is intended to develop numeracy and patterning skills. Recommended for Grades K-2 .

Thu, Mar 11, 11:00am - 12:00pm
BPL In The City
Need help with technology? Let a Barrie Public Library Tech Coach help you! Join us over the phone or virtually via Zoom for some tech guidance.

Thu, Mar 11, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Online
It’s the great Canadian book debate...welcome to the 20th edition of CBC’s Canada Reads!

Thu, Mar 11, 2:00pm - 3:15pm
BPL In The City
Writing your first business plan is a major step in putting your small business on the map. Register

Thu, Mar 11, 2:00pm - 2:30pm
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Join Laura as she chats with Robert Bowels, founder of the Ontario Master Naturalist Program at Lakehead University.

Thu, Mar 11, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Online
Join fellow musicians and practice your ukulele skills from the comfort of your home.

Thu, Mar 11, 5:30pm - 7:00pm
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Follow the journey of Alain Philoctète, an inspiring, dedicated activist driven by a powerful life force who seeks to pass on his dreams and ideals to his children and future generations.

Thu, Mar 11, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
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Comprenez mieux le phénomène des fausses nouvelles et vous apprenez des trucs qu’utilisent les journalistes pour vérifier l’information.Register

Fri, Mar 12, 10:00am - 10:30am
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Fun facts: Michael Jordan's mom had a trick for helping him grow. There is a poem behind the song "Waving Flag". There is a person known as the Shark Lady. Join us for these facts & more.

Fri, Mar 12, 2:00pm - 2:15pm
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Looking for your next great read? Join us as staff discuss The Red Tent by Anita Diamant

Fri, Mar 12, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
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Dan Rubin explains the basics of seed starting indoors to help extend the growing season.