Grab your kids and get ready
for some fun at this evening storytime. This program offers some fun stories and crazy crafts. Everyone welcome. For information call 519-255-6770, Ext. 6620.

For information call 519-255-6770, Ext. 6620.

Wednesday, October 17, from 6:30 pm to 7:00 pm, Riverside Library.

This club meets every month
to discuss a movie, explore the history of cinema, and allow film fans a chance to connect and share ideas.

To register call 519-255-6770, Ext. 3351.

Saturday, October 20, from 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm, Central Library.

Game Of Thrones Festival
invites all visitors including
the Whitewalkers and Wildlings to our Fandom Bash at Westeros for fun games, trivia and craft. Dress as your favorite GoT character and step into the world of Dragons, Direwolves and Children of the Forest.

Open to all ages. For registration call 519-255-6770 x 3320
Contact Jolanta at 519-255-6770 x3320

Saturday, October 27, from 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm, Central Library, Fred Israel Auditorium.

Aretha Franklin Legacy Honoured

Aretha Franklin has passed away at the age of 76. Her contributions to R&B, Soul and Motown have been immeasurable, and the extent of her influence can’t be overstated. To honour the legacy of this Motown great, all branches of Windsor Public Library will feature information displays on her life, her music and her commitment to the City of Detroit. Search for information on the life of Aretha Franklin in our catalogue by clicking here.  ...
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Seminole Branch Receives Some TLC

Windsor residents who haven’t stopped by Seminole Branch recently are in for a pleasant surprise when they return.  New shelving, new flooring, a new external book drop and new seating provide a welcoming environment to area customers looking to ‘beat the heat’ and at the same time check out the many resources available which inform, entertain and educate. Representatives from the City of Windsor and Windsor Public Library gathered at the branch on Thursday, August 16 to officially reveal the renovations. Windsor Mayor and Library Board Continue Reading...
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Throwback Thursday

The Canadian Bank of Commerce building was located on the south-east corner of Ouellette Avenue and Riverside Drive and is this week’s Throwback Thursday picture. This photograph was taken sometime in the 1920s showing the four flour structure that has the banking facilities for the Canadian Bank of Commerce. In 1961 the Canadian Bank of Commerce was merged with the Imperial Bank of Canada to form the Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce. This building was eventually replaced with the current 15 storey office tower in 1974 Continue Reading...
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Throwback Thursday

This week’s Throwback Thursday Pic travels back in time 155 years ago to 1863. Today’s photograph shows the commercial district of the Town of Windsor in the middle of the nineteenth century. Windsor became a town in 1858 and was incorporated as a village in 1854 with the arrival of the railway. The picture shows Sandwich Street(today Riverside Drive) as it was before the arrival of the automobile with plenty of traffic of the horse and buggy kind, travelling along the dirt street. If you would Continue Reading...
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Throwback Thursday

The Windsor Star building located at the corner of Ferry and Pitt Streets, was the home of Windsor’s daily newspaper from 1923 until 2013. This picture was taken sometime in the early 1930s showing “The Star” sign on top of the building. At the time the paper was called “The Border Cities Star”, in 1935 would become “The Windsor Daily Star” and finally “The Windsor Star”. Today “The Windsor Star” is located in the old Palace movie theatre at Ouellette and University. The old building was Continue Reading...
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