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Counting down the days
until summer? Come into the
library to make your own aquarium and then you’ll have your very own summer ocean that comes with you. To register call 519-255-6770, Ext. 8800.

Saturday, April 30, from 2:30 pm to 3:30 pm, Seminole Library.

Join us for a fun sensory
storytime for adults with
special needs. Our storytime will include stories, songs, movement and art. For adults with special needs and a support person.

Tuesday, May 3, from 10:30 am to 11:30 am, Riverside Library.

Interested in learning Chess or are you an experienced player? Come play Chess for fun or improve your game for tournament play with the Windsor Chess Club. Players of all ages and abilities are welcome. For information call 519-255-6770, Ext. 6620.

Tuesday, May 3, from 5:00 pm to 8:30 pm, Riverside Library.

WPL to Honour Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women with Faceless Dolls Project

During the week of May 16th – 22nd, the Windsor Public Library will be hosting a special project to bring awareness to the cases of close to 1200 missing and murdered Indigenous women and girls in Canada. In coordination with the Can-Am Indian Friendship Centre and the Métis Nation of Ontario, WPL will be hosting the Faceless Dolls Project. This project will consist of a series of workshops during which we are inviting community members to help create faceless dolls out of felt. Each doll represents one of the Continue Reading...
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A fine voice, indeed.

Congratulations to local student, Enzo Campa, winner of the English Language division of the Poetry in Voice competition sponsored by the Griffin Trust for Excellence in Poetry. Assumption High School’s representative was one of hundreds of students, from more than 870 schools, who traveled to Toronto to demonstrate their recitation skills.  You can listen to the prize winning performers, made available through the CBC website....
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PRINCE – The loss of a great artist and amazing talent.

We lost a remarkable recording artist, musician, actor, songwriter, and mentor.  Prince died Thursday, April 21, 2016 at age 57.  Prince’s music gave a generation joyful dances as well as addressed serious situations such as abuse and alcoholism to name a few. Controversial at times, no one could deny Prince’s unique talents and amazing gifts.  He was a hard working artist.  Thanks for helping us ‘GET THROUGH THIS THING CALLED LIFE.” “Prince is the only recording artist since the Beatles to have a number one song, movie and single Continue Reading...
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Many Voices, Many Lands

Splendid words before an appreciative audience describes a poetry event entitled, “Many Voices, Many Lands”,  held this past Saturday at the Central Branch. Marty Gervais, Poet Laureate for the City of Windsor, got things rolling with his analysis of poetry as a form of storytelling.  He encouraged everyone to be curious about life and to save family stories. Three of his poems from a recent collection were then shared.  Following Mr. Gervais, other local residents took the mic to present poems of their own creation or from a Continue Reading...
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Spark an Interest in Literacy at the SPARK a Change Book-nic!

You’re Invited… to Book Buddy and SPARK a Change’s Book-nic! Book Buddy, with the help of the SPARK a Change organization, is hosting a fun-filled book-nic to help ‘spark’ your interest in children’s literacy! There will be story-time, crafts, board games, and all kinds of fun for everyone. For further information about the SPARK a Change organization and its mandate, follow this link: https://blog.goldenkey.org/2014/08/11/introducing-spark-a-change/ All children and families are welcome, as well as people who are interested in volunteering. The event will be held on April Continue Reading...
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Library Live Children’ s Club Celebrates Beverly Cleary’s 100th Birthday

Here are the Library Live Children’s Club member’s favourite Beverly Cleary Books. Henry Huggins, Henry And Ribsy, Ramona The Brave, The Mouse And The Motorcycle, and Two Times The Fun. Her books are funny, you might laugh too. On Tuesday, April 19, from 5:15 pm to 6:45 pm, we celebrate Earth Day by planting our 13th annual herb garden and giving away starter plants to take home.  ...
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