New Arrivals

New Arrivals Check out some of our recently acquired materials and titles in the running for current literary awards.


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Value Calculator

Value Calculator How valuable is your local library? Use this handy Library Value Calculator.

virtual library

Now FeaturingGreat virtual programs created by staff, including Tech Talks, Special Guests, Story Time & more! And other links useful during pandemic.

Browse the full collection of magazine titles

Check the Library newsletter for programs and events. April 2022

are you awesome

The Library has permanent job opportunities for a part-time Marketing Communications Coordinator and a full-time Children and Youth Services Librarian. View the full job descriptions and closing dates below.

Marketing Communications Coordinator

Children and Youth Services Librarian

The Giving Tree - March 24 - April 22

The Library in partnership with the District of Muskoka Home for Good Project will support youth ages 16-24 who are at risk of or are experiencing homelessness. The Giving Tree is a way for the community to show support by purchasing items needed for their new accomodations. Choose a leaf from the tree at the Library, purchase the item and return it to the Library before April 22.

Easter Book and Bake Sale - Saturday April 9

The Friends of BPL will host an Easter book and bake sale from 10am to 2pm at the Library. Delicious homemade treats and a great selection of near new books will be for sale.

Easter weekend closed

The Library will be closed on Friday April 15 (Good Friday), Saturday April 16 and Monday April 18 (Easter Monday). The book return slot will be open for all returning items. The Library website allows for searching the catalogue, renewing items, placing holds, online resources, downloading ebooks and magazines, program information and registering for virtual programs. Stock up on your books, movies and children's books!

new Library hours!

Curbside Pickup:
Tuesday 9 AM to 1 PM

Open to the public:
Monday 9 AM to 6 PM
Tuesday 1 PM to 6 PM
Wednesday 9 AM to 6 PM
Thursday 9AM to 8 PM
Friday 9 AM to 6 PM
Saturday 9 AM to 4 PM

Library fines resume December 1, 2021
Library fines for late items will resume on Wednesday December 1.
15¢/day overdue for children’s materials
25¢ /day overdue for adult materials

You can receive notice by email for items coming due!  Call 705-645-4171 or email to sign up for email notifications.

Free WiFi Available

free wifi

Access free wifi from the Library parking lot behind the building. No library card or password is required. Bring your own device, go to the network settings, select Library WiFi and connect as a guest.

In accordance with O. Reg. 191/11: INTEGRATED ACCESSIBILITY STANDARDS under Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005, S.O. 2005, c. 11, staff at the Bracebridge Public Library shall provide access to or arrange for the provision of access to accessible materials where they exist, upon request.

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