Fri, May 07, 10:00am - 10:30am
Online
Join Sara as she highlights the Netflix edition of current trendy books in our Teen section.

Fri, May 07, 10:00am - 11:00am
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 short stories.

Fri, May 07, 2:00pm - 2:15pm
Online
Looking for your next great read? Join us as staff discuss It's All Relative by A.J. Jacobs.

Sat, May 08, 12:00pm - 12:30pm
Online
Join Ruby to make something special for someone you love!

Sat, May 08, 1:00pm - 1:30pm
Online
Register by May 8 and pick up your kit starting May 11! Made by teens, for teens so register today and pop into the library to pick up your loot.
This event is full

Sat, May 08, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Online
Have fun playing Pokémon with other junior players while sharpening your game strategy over the Zoom platform.

Sun, May 09, 12:00pm - 12:30pm
Online
How much do you know about the 1960s? Test your decade knowledge with this play at home trivia challenge!

Sun, May 09, 1:00pm - 1:30pm
Online
Join Katrin as she helps you plan a tea party. Learn how to pair your food and tea and make decorations. Perfect inspiration for a mother's day celebration.

Sun, May 09, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Online
Join Sara to learn to make a simple sewn mug sleeve. Safely hold your hot mug with both hands and breathe in that freshly steeped tea!

Tue, May 11, 10:00am - 10:30am
Online
Join us online for songs, rhymes, activities, and lots of early literacy fun!!

Tue, May 11, 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, May 11, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Online
Join BPL and Ontario Ancestors OGS as we showcase genealogy tools, tips and tricks, and collections. Come prepared with questions you've found during your own genealogy adventures.

Tue, May 11, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
BPL In The City
Need help with technology? Let a Barrie Public Library Tech Coach help you! Join us in person or virtually.

Rescheduled
Tue, May 11, 3:15pm - 4:15pm
New date Friday, May 14, 10:00am - 11:00am
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 short stories.

Tue, May 11, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Online
Learn Spanish basics with this free program, in partnership with the Barrie Latin Resource Centre.
Registration is now closed

Wed, May 12, 10:00am - 10:30am
BPL In The City
Join us online for a circle time focused on developing your baby's early literacy skills through stories, bounces and rhymes.

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

Wed, May 12, 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, May 12, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
BPL In The City
Need help with technology? Let a Barrie Public Library Tech Coach help you! Join us in person or virtually.

Wed, May 12, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Online
Join Sara as she interview's Barrie's resident psychic and tasseomancer Madame Butterfly! Find answers to all of your "brewing" questions about the art of tea-leaf reading!

Thu, May 13, 10:00am - 11:15am
BPL In The City
Writing your first business plan is a major step in putting your small business on the map. Register

Thu, May 13, 10:00am - 10:30am
Online
Join Kym as she reads an ice fishing mystery featuring a grumpy penguin, a troupe of curious onlookers, and a surprise ending!

Thu, May 13, 11:00am - 11:30am
Online
Shake, count, and add your way to a fun game of chicken and eggs.

Thu, May 13, 11:00am - 12:00pm
BPL In The City
Need help with technology? Let a Barrie Public Library Tech Coach help you! Join us in person or virtually.
This event is full

Thu, May 13, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Online
Join fellow musicians and practice your ukulele skills from the comfort of your home.

Thu, May 13, 2:00pm - 2:30pm
Online
Join Laura as she chats with members of the City of Barrie's Anti-Racism task force.

Thu, May 13, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Online
Jonny Sun discusses the essay collection Goodbye, again with actor Kevin Vidal about being creative in a chaotic world and what it means to belong.

Fri, May 14, 10:00am - 10:30am
Online
Join Katherine as she talks about some great Non-Fiction Reads for school-aged kids.

Fri, May 14, 10:00am - 11:00am
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 short stories.

Fri, May 14, 2:00pm - 2:15pm
Online
Looking for your next great read? Join us as staff discuss We Had to Be Brave and We Must Not Forget by Deborah Hopkinson.