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.

THROWBACK THURSDAY

This week’s photograph was taken in the early 1910s on Ouellette Avenue looking north from Sandwich Street (today Riverside Drive) towards the Detroit Ferry docks. Located on the north-east corner is the British American Hotel and on the north-west side is the Merchants Bank. Both of these blocks would be demolished by the mid 1970s to make way for the expansion of Dieppe Park. If you are interested in viewing more historic photographs of Windsor and area please visit the library’s digital exhibit “Windsor, History and Continue Reading...
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FINDING NEMO RESCHEDULED

The scheduled screening of FINDING NEMO last week at Sandpoint Beach (10,300 Riverside Drive East) was cancelled.  It has been rescheduled  – weather permitting – to Friday, August 24  – same location – with the screening set to begin around 9:30 pm. We apologize for any inconvenience....
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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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