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Culture Days will return September 20 – October 13, 2024.

Open Stage Night with the Barrie Folk Society


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Barrie Public Library Painswick Branch

48 Dean Avenue

Barrie, ON

Directions: Our Painswick Branch is located in the south end of Barrie, near the corner of Big Bay Point Road and Yonge Street. The building and facilities are fully accessible.



Offered in English.

Wheelchair accessible.


Join the Barrie Folk Society, a not-for-profit organization that cares about the growth and nurturing of the folk/roots music movement in our community, as they share their passion for acoustic music.

Open Stage: Performers (solo or groups) will have the opportunity to perform a three-song set (15 minutes max). There will be 10 guaranteed spots available. At the conclusion of the 10 performances the host will apportion the remaining time among those that have not yet performed and/or give others a chance for extra songs.

Members of the community are encouraged to come out and be part of our audience. Enjoy an evening of musical entertainment for FREE!



Barrie Public Library

The Barrie Public Library serves a population of 140,000 residents in Barrie, Ontario. We have three locations: Downtown, Painswick and Holly.

Barrie Public Library...where community comes together.

Our Values


We care about and respond to the needs of our community and our colleagues. We have unique interests, experiences and passions, and we bring these to work every day. We engage with our community and welcome everyone.


We are interested, inquisitive and committed to exploring new ideas and considering fresh perspectives. It is our curiosity and creative thinking that will ensure we continue to succeed. We use our imaginations to exceed expectations.


We believe in collaboration, inclusion, and diversity. Through partnerships and community engagement, we seek opportunities to cooperate and build connections. We share.

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