Adult Programs

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Adult Programming 2024

Service Canada

Service Canada will be at the library on Tuesday, June 4, 2024.

The following services will be offered: employment insurance, Canadian pension plan, guaranteed income supplement, social insurance number, passport application intake. 

Please contact the library to secure an appointment. 

Walk-ins will be seen on a first come basis.

Contact the library to book a time, call 613-756-2000 or email


Author Charlotte Gibson


Meet the author Charlotte Gibson

Charlotte will be discussing her book Running with Unicorns about being a caregiver to her sister with mental illness. 

Saturday, June 8, 1:30pm 

at the Barry’s Bay Legion. 

Click the image for more information. 


Community Employment Services

Algonquin College’s Community Employment Services has pop ups at the library twice a month! Contact CES to book an appointment or drop by to see an employment counsellor. Get help with job searching, resume writing, updating skills and more! 

Contact CES at 613-628-1700 or

CES is at the library from 1pm to 3pm. Upcoming dates:

May 30, 2024

June 13, 2024

June 27, 2024



Adult Walking Group – Spring 2024

Every Friday at 1pm, drop by the library to walk with a group of other adults who want to keep fit this winter and meet new people.
Enjoy a warm drink afterwards at the library!
Please sign in at the front desk. You will be asked to complete a waiver before participating. 


Book Club

Our adult Book Club meets the first Thursday of the month, at the Library, at 10am.

This club is FULL. If you are interested in book club, please contact the library to join a wait list. If there is enough interest, we will start a second club.

*We have book club copies to borrow for your book club! Inquire at the front desk.