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.

 

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 28, from 5:00 pm to 6:30 pm, Central 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 28, from 7:30 pm to 8:30 pm, Budimir Library.

Would you like to improve
your listening, speaking and vocabulary skills? Please join us to discuss different topics and learn about free library services for newcomers to Canada. All adults are welcome. For more information call 519-255-6770, Ext. 4434.

Wednesday, April 29, from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm, Central Library.

Tuesday, April 28, from 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm, Bridgeview Library.

Remembering Sharon, Lois, & Bram

I don’t have a lot of vivid memories from being five years old. Still images of parents, grandparents, and people whom I no longer even have the slightest idea about are largely what remains. Events that were highly formative took place, and yet I don’t necessarily recall the details. Yet, some things did stay with me. Birthday parties, visiting grandparents, aunts and uncles, and other events have stayed in my mind. My first concert for example is something I remember in great detail. It was at Continue Reading...
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What WPL is Reading: April

The temperature is rising, the flowers are growing, and the rain is falling. (I’ll just pretend that I didn’t see any snow yesterday.) April is a nice month, it’s the start of something good. It’s just nice to see the snow go away and the flowers come up. While the weather has been all over the place, the snow on the ground is gone and I say good enough. I have even managed to bring a book outside a few times already. I’m glad I did Continue Reading...
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Sign Up for Five Star Review Talent Night

  On Wednesday, May 13, Budimir Library’s Teen Advisory Group will be hosting its 5th annual talent night and we’re looking for performers. Children and youth of all ages are invited to sign-up for this fun, non-competitive event and all talents are welcome. In past years we’ve been treated to some great talents including: singing, dancing, martial arts, magic, science demonstrations, visual art and reading of original stories and poems. We can’t wait to see what talents await us this year! Family and friends are always Continue Reading...
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Library Hosts Scrabble Tournament

The Self-Publishing Centre at Windsor Public Library is hosting a Scrabble Tournament this Saturday from 1 to 4 pm. Local celebrity ‘wordsmiths’ will be on hand to match wits – and words – with members of the community! Tournament organizers believe that Scrabble is the perfect vehicle to draw attention to literacy, have fun with words and draw attention to the wealth of literary talent in the Windsor area. The MC will be Tony Doucette from CBC Radio. Some of the local celebrities confirmed to participate Continue Reading...
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LIBRARY LIVE CHILDREN’S CLUB – CELEBRATE CANADA BOOK DAY

We are having a special meeting on THURSDAY THIS WEEK.  Children ages 3- 12 and their caregivers join us Thursday, April 23 from 5:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.  Books by Canadian authors like  Paulette Bourgeois (featured in the photo-of Ms. Payne’s Dougall School Class) and Robert Munsch will be on display.  JOIN US and vote for your favourite.  Which book will win the 2015 YOUR CANADA BOOK DAY FAVOURITE....
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LIBRARY LIVE EARTH DAY COMMUNITY GARDEN

Children ages 3-12 and caregivers join us tonight at Central Library from 5:00 p.m. – 6:45 p.m. as we share the joys of gardens.  Each child will be given at least 1 herb plant to take home and grow.  There will also be EARTH DAY crafts, information on RECYCLING, and so much more.  SEE YOU TONIGHT...
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