Join us. This club is held once
a month at the library and is designed to spark your imagination and creativity. Ages 8 to 13.

To register call 519-255-6770, Ext. 5400.

Tuesday, May 22, from 4:15 pm to 5:15 pm, Forest Glade Library.

Learn basic keyboard skills
and how to use a mouse to
click, and scroll and explore the web with basic internet searching skills. No experience required. Please register at 519-255-6770 ext 4344.

To register call 519-255-6770 x4434.

Wednesday, May 23, from 2:30 pm to 3:30 pm, Central Library.

The Windsor Public Library
(Central branch) is holding a gigantic book sale on Friday and Saturday, May 25 & 26, from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm.

There will be thousands of titles to choose from. Hardcover books and trade paperbacks will be priced at $2 with mass market and small paperbacks at $1 but you can 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).

There will be a large selection of materials in: Arabic, Chinese, Croatian, German, Hungarian, Italian, Romanian, Russian, Serbian, Spanish and Urdu.

Are you a senior (55+)
who has recently moved to
the area?
Just looking for new pals to add to your circle of friends? 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 seniors.
Feel free to come solo or in a group.

To register call 519-255-6770, Ext. 3310.

Tuesday, May 29, from 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm, Budimir Library.

By The River January Meeting ReBooked

The December 13 meeting of BY THE RIVER, Readers series is now rebooked and will  happen on Wednesday January 17. Urban Farmhouse Press hopes this date works better for your busy holiday schedule and you will attend in the new year, as this meeting will present the published collection of the works of 2016-2017 readers. Place is the same (Ouellette lobby, Central Branch),  & no change to the time (starts 6:30 p.m.).  Free to all to attend....
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Help us “Techorate” our Tree

It’s that time of year when everything that is standing still gets decorated.  This Saturday, December 9 we will be doing just that, but since we are doing it in the Tech Hub, we will be “techorating”!  Make some cool tech and science-based ornaments to hang on our tree or to take home.  All ages welcome, but those under 12 must be accompanied by a caregiver. Join us in the Tech Hub at the Central branch at 2:30....
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Community Connecting Artist at Sandwich Library

Our peaceful place to paint seniors connect with our Thursday Tween Time. We enjoyed hours of creative fun filled programs at Sandwich Library last Thursday. Our seniors demonstrated watercolour painting techniques they had  practiced from the assignments I gave them last week. Tim’s sample technique was left on display by our gorgeous Sandwich Library picture windows. When the tweens came in they started to learn from the seniors’ work with great enthusiasm. At our morning session Bonnie showed the effect of using Windex on her painting while her husband Continue Reading...
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Brian’s Corner – A Sandwich Library Live Children’s Club giving back story

VALUED VOLUNTEERS – Sandwich Library is alive, in part, due to of our enthusiastic, vital, valued, volunteers. I have had a remarkable team of amazing volunteers over the past 20 years. I would like to introduce some of them to you over the next few months. It has only been a few weeks since Brian Stocks started meeting with several of the boys in our SANDWICH Library Live Children’s club. At Brian’s Corner you will find club members conversing over board games, talks about books, doing Continue Reading...
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Scheduled System Maintenance

Due to scheduled system maintenance, access to our Library Catalogue, Online Databases, and Apps will be unavailable from approximately 5:00 pm-5:30 pm on Friday, November 24th. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause....
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Launch of new book by author Fartumo Kusow on December 4

Fartumo Kusow, a Windsor high school English teacher, will mark the launch of her new novel Tale of a Boon’s Wife with a talk at the Windsor Public Library, Central Branch (850 Ouellette Ave), on Monday December 4th from 6:30-8:00pm. Community Living Room, 1st Floor. Kusow fled Somalia just as its years-long civil war was starting. She made her way to Canada, settling in Windsor where she earned an Honours Degree in English Language and Literature and went on to teach for the Greater Essex County District School Board. Set Continue Reading...
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Library To Hold Gigantic Book Sale

The Windsor Public Library (850 Ouellette Avenue) is holding a gigantic book sale on Friday and Saturday, December 1 & 2 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 Continue Reading...
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Free Forms Clinics Return to Central Library

Filling out forms can be a frustrating and difficult task.  Luckily, the St. Clair College Forms Clinic has returned to the Central Library. The Forms Clinic is being run by paralegal students from St. Clair under the supervision of a licensed paralegal professional. They will be available – at no cost –  to assist the public in filling out a variety of forms and applications – government, immigration, business, education, – even some legal forms.   They are strictly here to assist with the completion of such forms, and cannot Continue Reading...
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Did You Get Your Flu Shot?

Flu Clinic, November 23rd, 2017, Central Library, 850 Ouellette Avenue, Fred Israel Auditorium, from 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm. Registration is not required. You must bring your Health Card to get your flu shot....
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Speed Friending is Back at Windsor Public Library!

Have you recently left the college or university scene, recently moved to the area or are just looking for new pals? We know it can sometimes be challenging to meet new people and WPL wants to make it easier for you with Speed Friending!  It’s a fun way to form new connections with other local 20-30 somethings. You’ll enjoy light refreshments while you spend the time getting to know your potential new pals in 5-7 minute lightning segments. We had a blast at our last Speed Friending Continue Reading...
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