We want to hear from you!

You can really help the Windsor Public Library Planning Process by sharing how you connect with the main library now and what you dream of for a future library.

Wednesday, March 29, from 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm, Central Library (850 Ouellette Avenue, Main Floor).

Join us as we play with K’NEX
to build some awesome
stuctures.

For more information call 519-255-6770, EXT. 2200.

Wednesday, March 29, from 5:00 pm to 6:00pm, Bridgeview Library.

Join us for a movie!
Popcorn and juice will be
provided. Ages 5 – 10.

For information call 519-255-6770, Ext. 5500.

Wednesday, March 29, from 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm, Remington Park.

Come join our after school homework help club. Get help
with school projects, assignments and math.

Grades 1 through 8.
For information call 519-255-6770, Ext. 2200.

Thursday, March 30, from 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm, Bridgeview Library.

YOUR VOICE MATTERS – WE WANT TO HEAR FROM YOU!

Library Planning Consultant Anne McKay will be at Windsor Public Library (850 Ouellette) on Wednesday, March 29 to hear how the community connects to the central library and gather input on ideas and innovation for a future library.  The session is scheduled from 6:30-8 pm and will be in the Ouellette Lobby on the first floor.  The community is welcome to attend. Together with Architect Jason Grossi of design studio g+G, Ms. McKay has begun community and staff consultations on how best to ‘right size’ the Continue Reading...
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Government Printer Peeks: Winter 2017

Governments, as with people, use the turning of the year to both examine the past and make proposals for the future.  From the first quarter of 2017, I have selected some health and economic reports that either provide a report card of existing conditions or look forward to coming needs. The Advisory Council on Economic Growth hopes combined private and public initiatives will BUILD A HIGHLY SKILLED AND RESILIENT CANADIAN WORKFORCE .   This publication makes reference to an related Australian NEW WORK MINDSET report which Continue Reading...
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WPL partners with artcite inc.

Windsor Public Library is excited to collaborate with Artcite Inc. by temporarily hosting two works of arts as part of Artcite’s Dar’a/Full Circle exhibition. This group exhibition presents the work of artists who address the circle as a motif in their work.  Curator Jamelie Hassan felt that the circle “would make a compelling group exhibition that reminds us of the pervasiveness of the circle found all around us and the circle that we create as community. The idea within the two words “full circle” is of the power of Continue Reading...
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Windsor Public Library Is Now On The Air!

Tune in every Friday at 12:30pm to CJAM 99.1FM for Off the Shelf, Windsor Public Library’s weekly radio program dedicated to discussing books, culture, and what is happening in the world of public libraries. Off the Shelf features author interviews, reading recommendations, and program listings of events happening at the library. This week’s edition will feature an interview with University of Windsor Professor and author Dr. André Narbonne, discussing his writing and his short story collection Twelve Miles to Midnight. Next week we will sit down with Continue Reading...
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Make your Photos Shine!

Do your photos look dull, dark and blurry?  Want them to be crisp, interesting and attractive?  Join us in the Tech Hub on Wednesday, March 15 at 6 pm and learn how lighting can make a difference in your photos.  Lauren Hedges will run through the basics of photography lighting and give you tips to make your photos shine.  Check out her website at www.LaurenHedges.com to see samples of her work.  For more information, call 519-255-6770 ext. 4603....
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Exercise on the Go to Stay on Track

In last month’s Stay on Track workshop we enjoyed learning about how to stay on track nutritionally with naturopathic doctor, Dr. Harrison Oake. He’ll also be joining us for some upcoming programs on additional health-related topics so stay tuned! For this month’s Stay on Track session we’re focusing on keeping fit to stay on track.  We’re excited to share that we’ll be joined by certified personal trainer, Mike Carter of  Refine Fitness Studio. He’ll demonstrate exercises you can do anywhere so you can stay fit and Continue Reading...
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