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Harris Learning Library 10th Anniversary

Events Photos

Brooke Shields Hallmark Movie Set

Mum's The Word, starring Brooke Shields and Beau Bridges, was filmed in North Bay in October and November 2015.

Brooke Shields Hallmark Movie Set

Carpe Noctem At The Library

This event happens once per semester and invites students to study, get research support, have snacks, make buttons, and, most importantly, stay at the Library till midnight! 

Carpe Noctem At The Library

Carpe Noctem Snacks

Because nobody can be expected to think on an empty stomach!

Carpe Noctem Snacks

Carpe Noctem Button Making

Students were invited to create their own buttons with the Library's button maker. 

Carpe Noctem Button Making

Carter TV Show Set

Carter, starring Jerry O'Connell, was filmed in and around North Bay during the summer of 2017.

Carter TV Show Set

Culture Days

Culture Days is is a national celebration of arts and culture. At the end of each September, millions of people attend thousands of free participatory arts and culture events across the country. Culture Days programs invite the public to get hands-on and behind-the-scenes to highlight the importance of arts and culture in our communities.

Culture Days

First Robotics Competition Staging Area

The Library was used as a staging area for the First Robotics Competition. The competition is an intense three-day event showcasing robots developed and operated by 35 teams of high school aged students from all over Ontario.

First Robotics Competition Staging Area

Freedom To Read Week

Freedom to Read Week is an annual event that encourages Canadians to think about and reaffirm their commitment to intellectual freedom. 

Freedom To Read Week

Grand Opening Ceremony

June 25, 2011

Grand Opening Ceremony

Library Lovers' Month

The entire month of February is dedicated to the people who love whole buildings devoted to the reading, housing, organizing, categorizing, finding, studying and otherwise loving books. 

Library Lovers' Month

National Canadian Film Day

National Canadian Film Day is a massive one-day, coast-to-coast-to-coast celebration of Canadian cinema. 

National Canadian Film Day

St. John Ambulance Therapy Dogs

These wonderful pups (and their amazing humans) began visiting the Library in 2017. Since staff and students alike could be found in the Library atrium surrounded by wagging tails, these days became known as "Waggin' Wednesdays."

St. John Ambulance Therapy Dogs

St. John Ambulance Therapy Dogs

One of the regulars, Dexter!

St. John Ambulance Therapy Dogs

Wampum Belt Beading Sessions

Indigenous artist, Brenda Lee, leads a Wampum Belt beading workshop. These sessions provided a great opportunity to experience wampum belt beading and learn about the importance of wampum belts and the role they played in the history of Canada. These sessions began in 2016.

Wampum Belt Beading Sessions

Wampum Belt Beading Sessions

Wampum Belt Beading Sessions