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Winterfest Weekend Fun!


Winterfest Weekend Fun!

We've got lots on tap this weekend! Barrie Winterfest is taking place on February 6, and 7 and we're getting in on the fun at the Downtown branch of the library.

Free Snowman Kit with New Kid's Membership
Saturday and Sunday during library hours
Drop in any time this weekend to sign your kids up for a library card, and take home a snowman kit! These great kits have all you need to decorate your snowman - felt hat and scarf, orange nose and buttons! Free with all new kids memberships. We may not have much snow yet, but it's coming!

Hot Cocoa Trail
Saturday and Sunday during library hours
Warm up with our limited edition Pink Hot Cocoa from our Café (a blend of raspberry and white hot chocolate), as a part of Barrie's 2nd Annual Hot Cocoa Trail. Available this weekend only!

Winterfest Crafts 
Saturday, February 6 from 11am - 4 pm
Sunday, February 7 from 12 - 4 pm

Join us for some crafting fun getting ready for Valentines Day! 

Winterfest Puppet Fun with Pandora's Sox
Saturday, February 6 from 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
The City of Barrie is pleased to present Pandora's Sox puppetry fun. Enjoy a musical puppet show for the whole family!

February Blues XIX Live Performances
Saturday, February 6 from 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
We're excited to be hosting live performances at both branches as a part of February Blues Festival XIX!  We'll have super talented Canadian jazz and blues artists performing at both branches. Painswick will host Richard Whiteman & Trevor Giancola, and Downtown will host The Kene Hyatt Trio feat. Mike Lewis. Join us for an afternoon of great music!

Musical Fun with Jake
Sunday, February 7 from 2 - 2:40 pm
The City of Barrie is pleased to present a musical show by Juno Award winning Jake Differ. Enjoy a lively toe-tapping time in our picture book area.