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Life-sized Candy Land at Riverside Library on December 27

Come travel through Lollipop Woods, Peppermint Forest, and the Chocolate Swamp as you play a life-sized version of Candy Land. Drop in anytime between 10 and 11:30 am on December 27 at Riverside Library. This will be a life-sized version of Candy Land, in which children will become the game piece and be able to travel the board game. For children and families of all ages. For more information call:...
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Library Live Children’s Club

Tuesday evenings at Central Library are abuzz with exhilarating sounds of excited children eagerly awaiting another adventure with Janet Brown at her Library Live Children’s Club. Janet Brown, Library Services Representative, pictured below, runs the Library Live Children’s Club at Windsor Public Library’s Central Branch, along with the assistance of several high school student volunteers. According to Ms. Janet (as she is often called), the first club started in 2000...
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Windsor Public Library Presents Authors Oppel and Sylvester

BookFest Windsor 2013 takes place November 2 and welcomes more than 25 celebrated authors presenting readings, panel discussions, book signings, and workshops on a variety of genres including novels, biographies, short stories, poetry, graphic novels, and comics. In addition to the program on November 2 at the Capitol Theatre, there are also special BookFest Windsor events at a number of venues including the Central Branch of Windsor Public Library, 850...
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Windsor Public Library Presents Genealogy Workshops

Come out to Windsor Public Library’s Central Branch, 850 Ouellette Avenue, and join others with an interest in family history at two workshops presented by Tom Vajdik, WPL Genealogy and Local History Librarian. Introduction to Genealogy will take place at 7:00 pm on Monday, October 28 in WPL’s Fred Israel Auditorium (lower level of Central Branch, 850 Ouellette Avenue) This workshop will be an introduction to the methodology and cover...
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WPL Launches Go Windsor Book

On September 28, Windsor Public Library will be launching Go Windsor, a book created by young Windsor artists, poets, and storytellers and produced during WPL’s summer programming in its ‘X-Press Self-Publishing Lab. “I think it will be very thrilling to see the children’s faces the first time they see the book,” says Sue Perry, ‘X-Press Self-Publishing Facilitator. “For them, it will be a new experience to have created a story...
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windsormusictangle.com Launches September 14 in Coordination with Phog Phest 5

Windsor Public Library is pleased to announce the launch on September 14 of a new online archival resource visualizing the connections between Windsor bands and musicians throughout the years: windsormusictangle.com. The project is a spinoff of the Windsor Rock Wall at Phog Lounge begun by Tom Lucier in 2011. The web site will provide users with an opportunity to reminisce about bands they enjoyed seeing live, bands they played with,...
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Windsor Public Library’s Back To School Programming for All Ages

Back on Track for School at Central Branch, 850 Ouellette Tuesday, August 20 , Fred Israel Auditorium and Wednesday, August 21, Children’s Area 1:30 – 2:30 pm For ages 5-12. Summer is almost over. Join us as we play a few end-of-summer indoor games. A presentation of library materials and a description of fall programs that will help students when they return to school will follow this activity. Don’t forget...
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World Refugee Day 2013

On December 4, 2000, the United Nations General Assembly adopted a resolution, naming June 20th World Refugee Day, to bring attention to the plight of the world’s refugees and extend to them encouragement, support, and respect. In keeping with humanitarian tradition and international obligations, Canada provides protection to thousands of people each year. World Refugee Day is a time for all to recognize and appreciate the safe, friendly environment of...
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