Category Archives: Programs

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...
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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...
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Seed Lending Library Opening at Central

  Due to the overwhelming success of the seed lending library at our Forest Glade Branch, we are excited to announce that a seed lending library is now coming to our Central Branch. This past summer as our patrons who frequent the downtown branch know, we opened a demonstration garden (pictured) on our balcony fronting Ouellette, thanks to Councillor and Library Board member, Rino Bortolin. The next step is now...
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February Rave Reviewed

It was another great Rave Reviews session, and we saw a few new faces this month.  Miss Kate is away, so I got the opportunity to step into the group again…and can I just say how much fun this hour a month is, and how much I miss it (and the lovely ladies who attend and crack me up!).  We were joined by Sue, our Self-Publishing Facilitator, and we brought...
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Stay on Track with Dr. Harrison Oake

We’re almost a month into 2017 and, if you’re anything like us, you’re trying your best to hang on to those New Year’s resolutions! Many of us have health-based resolutions such as eating healthfully, exercising more or focusing less on the daily stresses of life. Here at WPL we know that it can be quite challenging to stick with these healthy habits once the shine wears off the New Year!...
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How-To Workshops 2017: Train Your Brain

We learned all kinds of great skills in our 2016 ‘How-To’ Workshops including painting, bookbinding and yoga. Fans of the workshop series can rest assured that 2017 will bring even more chances to learn fun and informative skills. On Saturday, February 11, we’re kicking off this year’s offerings with something that everyone can use – a fitness session for your brain! We’ve invited Mind Strong founder Chelsea Wade in to...
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