Join us for Chuggington
stories, a themed activity and
be entered in a draw for a chance to win two tickets to “Chuggington Live” on April 11th at the WFCU Centre.

Thursday April 2, 2015, from 10:30 am to 11:00 am, Forest Glade Library, 3211 Forest Glade Drive.

Ages 0-6.

All locations of the Windsor
Public Library will be closed
from Friday, April 3, to Monday, April 6. Regular hours resume on Tuesday, April 7.

April is poetry month. We are reading, writing, acting and painting poetry. Join us for a terrific creative time. Ages 3 to 12. For more information call 519-255-6770, Ext. 4579.

Tuesday, April 7, from 5:00 pm to 6:30 pm, Central Library.

From NFB’s collection of documentaries, “Danny”.
This profile tells the story of how Danny Williams, Premier of NFLD from 2003 to 2010, took on prime ministers and big oil to ensure that benefits from the province’s natural resources flowed back to its people. Run time: 85 min. For more information call 519-255-6770, Ext. 4434.

Wednesday, April 8, from 10:30 am to Noon, Central Library.

Calling all aspiring pilots or
those who just like to have fun.
A day of building whirly bird helicopters and paper airplanes awaits. Will yours fly or just look awesome? For more information call 519-255-6770, Ext. 5500.

Saturday, April 11, from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm, Remington Park Library.

A gentle, slow paced
stretching class that
introduces postures, breathing exercises and meditation. Bring your own yoga mat. For more information call 519-255-6770, Ext. 3310.

Tuesday, April 14, from 7:30 pm to 8:30 pm, Budimir Library.

In recognition of Earth Day
this month, we will be re-using papers and learning the art of Iris Folding, while creating a bookmark to take home. Ages 18 and up.
Please register at  519-255-6770 x4434

Wednesday April 15, from 10:30 am to 11:30 am, Central Library, Teen Zone Area.

 

Library Live Children’s Club
will explore the earth in
action by investigating what causes earthquakes, hurricanes, tornadoes and other natural events. Ages 4 to 12. To register call 519-255-6770, Ext. 4579.

Saturday, April 18, from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm, Central Library.

Help us celebrate Earth Day
by planting seedlings that
you can take home and plant in your own gardens. For more information call 519-255-6770, Ext. 5000.

Tuesday, April 21, from 4:00 pm to 4:45 pm, Fontainebleau Library.

Celebrate National
Astronomy Day at the library.
A fun-filled day of moon art, building a space shuttle and other spacey crafts will keep us reaching for the stars. For more information call 519-255-6770, Ext. 5500.

Saturday, April 25, from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm, Remington Park Library.

 

Guest Blogger Kay Douglas on Reading to Inspire

We’re back once again with your monthly Guest Blogger feature. For our March blog we invited Douglas Marketing Group founder and president, Kay Douglas to blog for us. She shares her recommended books for success in business as well some personal favorites . Kay is also the author of her very own book!  KAY DOUGLAS: READING TO INSPIRE Thank you for the opportunity to share my reading and library experience. As a business woman I have used the library for data, records, insight, partnership and a Continue Reading...
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What’s Cooking at WPL

Staff love nothing more than to offer a good suggestion to our patrons. Cookbooks are one of the most in demand books at WPL, so as a result staff brainstormed and thought we would go to the next step to provide Reader’s Advisory on these items. We can’t recommend a cookbook if we haven’t tried the recipes. So we thought it was best to get cooking and then we can tell the customers what was delicious and presentable and what fell flat and tasted like road Continue Reading...
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Scrabble Tournament

Have fun with words.  Join us for our first Scrabble tournament Words with Windsorites, hosted by the ‘XPress Self-Publishing Lab. We have arranged for some celebrity wordsmiths like Christopher Paul Curtis, Paul Vasey, Rino Bortolin and others, to be challenged by you in a fun and friendly game of Scrabble.  The event will be moderated by CBC’s Tony Doucette, and will be full of good-natured competition.  In addition to bragging rights, the winners will be awarded prizes. This is a chance to show young people in our community Continue Reading...
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What WPL is reading: March

What a difference a month makes! The sun is shining, the snow is gone, and people like me are no longer hibernating in a blanket fort. We are getting ever closer to being able to sit with the window open or in the backyard with a nice book. As always, there is a lot to read and more coming soon. So here is what we at Windsor Public Library have been reading. Maybe you’ll find your next read here?     Rob: Mort by Terry Pratchett (also available as Continue Reading...
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Story Time with Chuggington

Join us this Thursday morning (April 2nd) from 10:30-11:00 at Forest Glade Library for Chuggington stories, crafts, and a chance to win a set of tickets to Chuggington Live at the WFCU on April 11th! This program is free for children 0-6, and registration is not required. You can get into the spirit by watching Season 1 – Season 4 of Chuggington on Hoopla! All ABOARD!  ...
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