When it comes to learning
about finances, whether it’s understanding the basics of earnings, budgeting or credit, it’s never too late or too early to start.

This is a 4-part series. You are welcome to attend any or all dates!

To register call 519-255-6770, ext.8800.

Monday, September 24, October 15 & 29 from 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm, Seminole Library.

 

Join us for a quiet time at the library colouring or playing
cards and board games.

For information call 519-255-65770, Ext. 5000.

Tuesday, September 25, from 1:30 pm to 2:30 pm, Fontainebleau Library.

Do you love to knit, crochet,
make pom pom crafts?

Join us every Thursday at the library. All supplies provided. Basic introductory instruction given.

To register call 519-255-6770, Ext. 7700.

Thursday, September 27, from 10:30 am to 12:30 pm, Sandwich Library.

Visit us at the library for an afternoon of board games and chess. All are welcome.

For information call 519-255-6770, Ext. 5400.

Saturday, September 29, from 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm, Forest Glade Library.

Improve your listening and speaking skills, make new
friends and exciting conversations. Light refreshments will be available.

Monday, Oct. 1 and Wednesday, Oct. 3, from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm, Central Library.
For information call 519-255-6770, Ext. 4579.

Monday, Oct. 1, from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm, Budimir Library.
For information call 519-255-6770, Ext. 3300.

Tuesday, Oct. 2, from 3:30 pm to 5:30 pm, Bridgeview Library.
For information call 519-255-6770, Ext. 2200.

Drop-by after school to play
with and create Lego
masterpieces.

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

Wednesday, October 3, from 3:30 pm to 7:30 pm, Seminole Library.

Partnership Promotes Water Sustainability

ENWIN, in partnership with the City of Windsor and Windsor Public Library will partner to construct a Demonstration Rain Garden at the Forest Glade Branch. The project concept was proposed by Grade 8 students on the Robotics Team at L.A. Desmarais Catholic Elementary School with support from Ward 7 Councillor Irek Kusmierczyk, and spearheaded by Windsor Public Library and ENWIN. Stay tuned for more details as the project gets underway....
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NEW TEMPORARY LOCATION SELECTED FOR CENTRAL LIBRARY

The Windsor Public Library Board announced the sale of Central Library to the Downtown Mission in February with the building scheduled to change hands at the end of June next year.  Since then we have looked at  over 20 possible temporary sites to house the Central Branch while plans are firmed up for a new permanent downtown location. At the regular June meeting of the WPL Board they unanimously passed a motion to move to a temporary location at 400 City Hall Square East and the Continue Reading...
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FAMILY FRIENDLY MOVIES TO BE SCREENED OUTSIDE THIS SUMMER

With the end of the school year fast approaching, parents across Windsor will be looking for fun activities which appeal to the whole family – and if they’re free, so much the better! Thanks to City of Windsor Ward Funds provided by councillors Bortolin, Kusmierczyk and Marra, Windsor Public Library recently purchased a state-of-the-art movie projection system to screen family friendly movies outside – at parks, community centres and other venues across Windsor.  The system consists of a 25 ft. inflatable screen, projector, top-of-the-line sound system Continue Reading...
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Summer Programs 2018 at Your Windsor Public Library

School’s almost out and that means that summer programming at Windsor Public Library is on the way! We have loads of fun programs planned for your littles (and not so littles) this year. WPL staff at all branches will be hosting programs designed to keep children and teens engaged and entertained during the summer months. We’ll be offering everything from escape rooms to DIY ice cream to STEM programs to more traditional crafts and book clubs. The fun officially kicks off on Saturday, July 7th and Continue Reading...
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THROWBACK THURSDAY

With another academic year coming to a close, this week’s Throwback Thursday picture is of St. Mary’s Academy taken during the 1940s. Built between 1927 and 1929 at the south end of Academy Drive in south Windsor, to replace a school located on Park St. East (today the tunnel plaza) in downtown Windsor. Built in a Gothic style, with 5 floors, a chapel, classrooms and accommodations for students. The school was closed in 1971, and after a number of attempts to save the building it was Continue Reading...
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