Drop-by after school to play
with and create Lego

For information call 519-255-6770, Ext. 8800.

Wednesday, June 20, from 3:30 pm to 7:30 pm, Seminole Library.

Join St. John Ambulance
therapy dog volunteers for a special meet and greet at the library. Children will learn about the role of therapy dogs, how to safely approach and interact with dogs and a story. Most importantly you’ll get to meet a therapy dog in person.

For information call 519-255-6770, Ext. 8800.

Saturday, June 23, from 2:00 pm to 2:45 pm, Seminole Library.

Celebrate Canada’s Birthday
by creating your very own
confetti popper. Ages 10 and up.

For information call 519-255-6770, Ext. 5000.

Tuesday, June 26, from 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm, Fontainebleau Library.

Visit us at the library for an afternoon of board games and chess. All are welcome.

For information call 519-255-6770, Ext. 5400.

Saturday, June 30, from 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm, Forest Glade Library.

Have you always wanted to make and film your own movie? Join our club! In this program you will learn the basics of movie making, get behind the camera to film scenes and create your own short film. Ages 12 to 17.

To register call 519-255-6770, Ext. 3300.

Tuesday, July 3, from 11:00 am to Noon, Budimir Library.

Join us at the official
opening of our Summer
Programs at Central library.

Learn about our programs, get ready for our reading contests and explore some “big” activities to get you ready for a summer of fun. All ages.

Saturday, July 7, from 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm, Central Library.


With another academic year coming to a close, this week’s Throwback Thursday picture is of St. Mary’s Academy taken during the 1940s. Built between 1927 and 1929 at the south end of Academy Drive in south Windsor, to replace a school located on Park St. East (today the tunnel plaza) in downtown Windsor. Built in a Gothic style, with 5 floors, a chapel, classrooms and accommodations for students. The school was closed in 1971, and after a number of attempts to save the building it was Continue Reading...
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Audiobooks @ WPL

June is audiobook month. If you’ve never tried audiobooks before, now is as good a time as any to get started. Some say audiobooks don’t count as reading? I say who cares! As long as I still find out who dunnit in the end, does it really matter if it’s via eye or ear? I turned to audiobooks as a means of sneaking extra chapters into my jam packed days. Is there any better way to commute to work or clean the house than with a Continue Reading...
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This week’s Throwback Thursday photograph taken sometime after 1865 is of the original St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church, located on the southeast corner of Chatham Street and Victoria Avenue. This church served the local congregation from 1865 to 1883, when a larger brick church was build on the southwest corner of Park and Victoria. This wooden church was moved and used as a Sunday School not far from the new church. Because of declining attendance, the church was closed at the end of August 2016 and the Continue Reading...
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Electronic Library Cards To Be Issued By WPL

If you live in Windsor or Essex County and don’t have a library card, WPL has good news for you! You can get immediate access to all of our online resources without visiting a library branch to obtain a library card – simply register for an eCard and begin browsing a world of information. It’s easy to get an eCard. Complete and submit the online registration form and once approved, you’ll receive an email message containing your library card number and a PIN, which will provide you Continue Reading...
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AutoMate: Online Auto Service & Repair Information

Curious as to whether there are any recalls on your vehicle? Wondering if that repair is really as labour intensive and expensive as they say it will be? Not sure how often you should be safety checking your seat belts and spare tire? When it comes to cars, most of us have a lot of questions. Lucky for us, AutoMate makes it easy to find answers. Automate is an online resource, available to Windsor Public Library cardholders, that provides up to date service and repair information Continue Reading...
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