The Windsor Public Library
(850 Ouellette Avenue) is holding
a gigantic book sale on Friday and Saturday, May 26 & 27 from 9 AM to 5 PM.

There will be thousands of titles to choose from, covering all genres of reading and viewing tastes. Hardcover books and trade paperbacks will be priced at $2 with mass market and small paperbacks at $1 but we’re encouraging everyone to pick up a plastic bag and fill it with books for only $2 or fill a cardboard box for $5 (we supply the bags and boxes).  Audio cassettes and DVDs are priced at $3 and magazines are two for a dollar.

Mayday celebrations
continue with a month long indoor fair. Join us for active stories, a booknic, games, crafts and other activities. Ages 4 to 12.

To register call 519-255-6770, Ext. 4579.

Tuesday, May 2, 9, 16, 23 & 30, from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm, Central Library.

Have you just left the university/college scene,
recently moved to the area or are just looking for new pals? We know it can be hard to meet new people and we want to make it easy for you! This low-key event will be a fun  way to form new connections with other local 20-30 year olds.

Feel free to come solo or in a group but please pre-register. Age 18-35.

Please call to register: 519-255-6770, Ext. 3310 or e-mail jcakmak@windsorpubliclibrary.com or lpieczonka@windsorpubliclibrary.com

Help us celebrate the official Launch of our seed library
with a fun afternoon of gardening activities.

For all ages. For information call 519-255-6770, Ext. 4517.

Saturday, June 3, from 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm, Central Library.

The library is all aflutter
with all things butterfly! Metamorphosize paper into delicate 3-D artwork and let your imagination take wing. Age 5 to 12.

For information call 519-255-6770, Ext. 5500.

Saturday, June 3, from 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm, Remington Park Library.

Put your baking skills to the
test! Bake and enjoy our
30 second brownie. Ages 6 and up.

To register call 519-255-6770, Ext. 5000.

Wednesday, June 7, from 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm, Fontainebleau Library.

Children & teen volunteers
meet to learn to play chess.
X-box games, Duplo Lego and a variety of board games are also available.

Ages 4 to 12. To register call 519-255-6770, Ext. 4579.

Saturday, June 10, from 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm, Central Library.

Like to surprise dad with a customized beautiful card,
join us at the library to make your own card.

For information call 519-255-6770, Ext. 2200.

Saturday, June 10, from 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm, Bridgeview Library.

Join us for an informal
discussion of all things
writing. All levels and genres welcome.

For information call 519-255-6770, Ext. 4603.

Tuesday, June 13, from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm, Self-publishing Lab, Central library.

Each month we’ll explore
a few Apps that we think you’ll enjoy and we’ll open up the floor for you to share some of your favourites with the group. Beginners welcome.

To register call 519-255-6770, Ext. 4424.

Wednesday, June 14, from 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm, Riverside Library.

Let the sun shine through
your colourful kite flying
on our windows! Ages 6 and up.

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

Thursday, June 15, from 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm, Fontainebleau Library.

Spaceships, aliens & planets
galore! This crafty program
will explore the universe and other dimensions beyond!

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

Saturday, June 17, from 2:30 pm to 3:30 pm, Seminole Library.

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If you have ever wondered about the kinds of services the library has to offer, now you can discover some of the coolest places in your library – through YouTube. Check out our fun new series of videos and learn how we can help with your Genealogy searches, what’s up with the Bookmobile, why  we are so proud of our Auto Archives, Tech Space, Children’s Programming and more. There are also tutorials available on the nitty gritty of getting a library card, or renewing items or placing holds online. Check Continue Reading...
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Later this year, construction will begin on a $2,518,000 heritage project designed to renovate the 1921 Sandwich Fire Hall and stable on Mill Street into a public library. City and library staff have scheduled an OPEN HOUSE to discuss concepts and options for the library project. Construction on the new John Muir Branch is scheduled to begin in late summer 2017 and be completed in the fall of 2018. WHEN:  Wednesday, May 10, 2017 6:30-8 pm WHERE: Windsor Public Library – Sandwich Branch 3312 Sandwich Street, Windsor, ON Continue Reading...
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