Canadians recognize Remembrance Day every November 11. It emphasizes the memory of fallen soldiers and those who continue to fight. The following books are part of the Library’s local history collection and gives a glimpse into the lives of local families.Read MoreLocal History Collection Highlights: Remembrance Day
From wizards to dragons, the best fantasy books often deal with the struggles found in real life and provide ways to overcome them. We hope you enjoy discovering the different worlds in these seven fantasy books.Read MoreFantastic Fantasy Reads
The Bracebridge Library is seeking proposals from qualified companies or contractors to provide daily cleaning and sanitation services at the new Coulson Family Bracebridge Library.Read MoreCalling all Cleaning Companies: Request for Proposal Now Open!
Ontario Public Library Week is only a few days away, and the Bracebridge Library is excited to celebrate with you! From October 16 to October 21, the Bracebridge Library has organized lots of fantastic events to show their appreciation for their community and welcome those who are new to the Library.Read MoreCelebrate Ontario Public Library Week with the Bracebridge Library!
Thanksgiving is a time of reflection, a time to be thankful, and a time for gathering with friends and family. These books will not only provide some holiday inspiration, but they will also help elevate your Thanksgiving game!Read MoreBooks to Upscale & Ease Your Thanksgiving
The Bracebridge Library has many great children’s books written by Indigenous authors. These books invite us to honour and celebrate the beauty and importance of Indigenous culture in Canada.Read More8 Children’s Books by Indigenous Authors
Self-care can mean many different things to different people. For some, it could be a bath or taking a mindful moment. We've curated some great self-care books to help draw comfort and inspiration from.Read MoreBooks for Self-Care
If you are currently experiencing reading fatigue, fear not! We have compiled a list of six short but satisfying stories under 300 pages!Read MoreShort YA Reads: Under 300 Pages
Is your child starting kindergarten? Here are a few examples of encouraging and informative books available at the Bracebridge Library to help your little one shake away those first day jitters and get ready for school.Read MoreBooks for Back to School
Have you ever given thought to how your mind works? These books help readers connect with their mind and learn new strategies that will help tackle anxiety and stress.Read MoreMind Over Matter – Top Reads
You have just finished reading a book and you loved it… Now what? When you are looking to find your next great read, look no further than the library!Read MoreRead-Alike: Book Recommendations
Rainbow Book Club is a safe space created to help support and connect local LGBTQ2S+ teens and allies. Here are their top reads for 2023. Happy Pride!Read MoreRainbow Book Club 2023 Top Reads
The 2023 Adult Summer Reading Challenge theme is Mysteries! Your log book has provided eight great book recommendations, but just in case eight books aren’t enough, here are some more great options that are sure to keep you guessing all summer long.Read MoreAdult Summer Reading Challenge – More Great Mysteries!
The award-winning Party in the Park event is back for its second year, and you’re invited! Join the Bracebridge Library on Friday, June 2, from 4 - 7 pm at Memorial Park for an evening packed full of fun. FREE EVENTRead MoreYou’re Invited to Party in the Park!
World Migratory Bird Day 2023 is May 13. The Bracebridge Library has all the resources you need to help you appreciate birds – including birding backpacks, field guides, gardening and water-themed books.Read MoreCelebrate World Migratory Bird Day!
The great debate: which is better… the book or the movie? Many great movies are adaptations of great books; think of Forest Gump, Hidden Figures, Harry Potter, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory and countless others. What do you prefer?Read MoreBooks vs Films
The Bracebridge Library has lots of new books that will be arriving on our shelves shortly. Here are a few that need to be on your radar!Read More2023 New Books We Can’t Wait For
The Bracebridge Library is excited to announce that it will be migrating to a new integrated library system (ILS) on Thursday, April 20, 2023. Library services will be limited from April 17-19 for the migration's final data load. Circulation will be limited to checkouts and borrower registrations.Read MoreNew Integrated Library System