Category Archives: Programs

Library Live Children’s Clubs Had a Terrific Time Jumping in January

In total 34 children took part in the various gentle indoor challenges during the month of January. After Chess, Lego, Lego Mindstorm, Craft, and Writing Clubs we would gather to stretch and do some indoor physical challenges. Congratulations to you all. Keep warm and healthy. Join us Saturday, February 3, from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm, for our annual Black History Month Challenge. Discover wonderful authors, artists, astronaut, explorers, inventors, scientists and so much...
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Self-Driving Cars – What You Need to Know

The North American Auto show rolls out of town this weekend, but if you haven’t got enough of cars yet, visit us at W.F. Chisholm library, home of the Windsor Public Library Auto Archives, for a talk about the future of cars. Self-driving cars are big news these days, but what will they mean to our community?  How will autonomous vehicles affect our driving, and our industry?  Dr. Peter Frise will share his...
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Skipping The Bitter Cold Away with the Library Live Children’s Club

We are back and beating the winter cold! JUMPING IN JANUARY started with an enthusiastic group of Teens, Teen volunteers, and club members. We gathered in the lower part of the Sandwich Library for our club’s annual fitness challenge. This was done directly after our writing session(featuring the work of A.A. Milne, author of Winnie the Pooh – birthday January 18, 1882,)  Loads of laughter, fun, and fitness discovery were shared by all. So fight the Winter...
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‘Library Live Talks”at Sandwich Library – January 6, 2018

Marina McCarthy, winner of  the Windsor Essex County Senior Games – Tennis Women 65+ gold medal, shared her experiences with club members on how to keep healthy and fit. After today’s first session of Jumping in January children, teens, and SANDWICH LIBRARY patrons were motivated by Ms. McCarthy’s inspiring talk. Library Live Children’s club teen volunteers and club members had just finished 1 minute of continuous skipping challenge. They were tired and more...
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Learn ‘How-To’ Practice Mindfulness This Year

The New Year is upon us and for many folks, the dawn of a new year means making resolutions for a happier and healthier lifestyle. The first ‘How-To’ workshop of 2018 aims to help you achieve this through the practice of mindfulness. For those who might be unfamiliar, mindfulness is the practice of being aware of your body, mind and feelings in the present moment. It’s thought to alleviate stress...
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