About: Miss Kate

Miss Kate is a Public Service Librarian and has been with the Windsor Public Library since 2010. She's passionate about music, children's programming, book clubs, literacy, reference services, blogging, and libraries in general!

Recent Posts by Miss Kate

Special Saturday Crafternoon!

I’m more excited than usual — and that’s saying something — for this Saturday’s Crafternoon. I found an awesome craft on the site My Activity Maker that I’m super excited to share with all of you. We’ll be bringing in one of my favourite books, Robert Munsch’s  the Paper Bag Princess, and bringing it to life with one of most appropriate paper bag puppets of all time! What a fun way to celebrate an...
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Can’t Wait for Seuss!

As you may have heard, a previously unpublished Dr. Seuss Book, What Pet Should I Get?, will be coming out this July. If you like children’s literature half as much as I do you can hardly wait! The book was discovered by Seuss’ widow, Audrey Geisel, in 2013 and, as at least one article suggested, the title sounds a bit like a buzzfeed article. The book features familiar some Seussian characters,...
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Crafternoon’s Cute Critters!

We had a ton of fun here at the Central Library on Saturday, November 22! The kids really let their imaginations run wild making water bottle snowmen and I could not get over their creativity. The results of their efforts were so adorable I just had to share some of my favourites! Are these cute or what?! If you missed this program don’t worry, we have lots of exciting programs...
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Saturday Crafternoon: November 22

Please join us at the Central library for one of my favourite upcycling crafts! We’ll be using recycled materials to make water bottle snowmen. We had a blast making them last year and I’m happy to be able to post a craft made by one of last year’s participants. Crafts involving recycled materials are a great way to teach children about conservation and to emphasize the importance of preserving our...
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Saturday Cinema at Central

It’s once again time for Saturday Cinema at the Central Library. Please join us for our monthly film screening in the Teen Zone area where we’ll be watching the Dreamworks and Aardman film “Flushed Away.” Flushed Away has a 72% fresh rating on Rotten Tomatoes receiving mostly positive reviews.  If you’d like more information on the film you can check out the DreamWorks website for a synopsis and other free content....
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