Open Book Club: The Fire Next Time, James Baldwin

James Baldwin’s 1963 bestselling, impassioned plea to ‘end the racial nightmare’, galvanized a nation and gave voice to the emerging civil rights movement. Told in the form of two intensely personal letters, The Fire Next Time is at once a powerful...

Celebrating Black Excellence: Panel Discussion

Join us for this Simcoe-wide library initiative to celebrate local Black excellence and hear from leaders in our communities. New Tecumseth Public Library has joined forces with six other libraries (Barrie, Collingwood, Innisfil, Midland, Orillia and Ramara) to offer...

Kanopy Club – Children of the Light (2014)

The Story of Desmond Tutu The life story of Nobel Prize winner Desmond Tutu, one of the greatest peacemakers of our time, and his journey during the crucial years of anti-apartheid struggle in South Africa. Also meet five young activists, inspired by Tutu, who are...