Learn how to log in, check messages and send an
email. Take home instructions on how to register for your own free email account, and learn some basic tips on how to avoid online scams. For beginners.

To register call 519-255-6770, Ext. 3320.

Friday, November 9, from 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm, Central Library.

Now Available!

Instant access to the magazines you know and love in an easy-to-read digital format.
Architecture Digest, Consumer Reports, CR Buying Guide, Hello Canada!, Maclean’s, Rolling Stone, The Writer.

All you need is your library card. To get started, visit your library website or ask your librarian for more information.

Every November,
thousands of writers
around the world congregate at “Come Write In” spaces to pursue their creative dreams of writing the first draft of their novel. Coffee and tea will be provided.

Space is Limited to 20 people at each session.

November 14, 21, 28, from 6:00 pm to 7:45 pm, Sandwich Library.

Join us at the library for a
weekly movie night.
Come watch the first four movies of the Harry Potter series, a new one each week.
All ages welcome, under 10 with a caregiver.

For information call 519-255-6770, Ext. 2200.

Wednesday, November 14, 21, 28, from 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm, Bridgeview Library.

Each week participants
will be provided with
supplies to paint. Join us as we share the joy of painting in a friendly wonderful community space with watercolour and acrylic painting.

All supplies provided along with gentle instruction. Beginners to Advanced welcome.

Thursday, November 15, 22 from 10:30 am to 11:45 am, Sandwich Library.

Make your own snow
globe and get ready for the
cold weather.
Ages 7 to 12 under 11 with a caregiver.

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

Wednesday, November 21, from 4:30 pm to 5:30 pm, Forest Glade Library.

Senior Speed Friending is Back at Central Library

Due to popular demand, Windsor Public Library is excited to be offering another speed friending event for those 55+! Are you new to the City or simply looking to add to your circle of friends? Then this is the perfect event for you! Join us at Central Library on Thursday, November 15 from 6:30-8:00pm for an evening of mingling and an opportunity to make lifelong friendships in a fun and relaxed environment. Feel free to fly solo or in a group, but please register at 519-255-6770 ext.3310 Continue Reading...
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THROWBACK THURSDAY

This coming November 11th is the Centennial anniversary of the Armistice that ended the Great War (World War I). This photograph was taken in 1925 of the Windsor Cenotaph which was located on Giles at Ouellette Avenue.  The Cenotaph was unveiled November 11, 1924. In 1965 the Cenotaph was dismantled and moved to its current location at City Hall and was rededicated on November 11th, 1965. If you would like to view this our other historic photographs of Windsor, please visit the library’s digital exhibit “Windsor, History and Pictures” at http://heritage.windsorpubliclibrary.com/index.php. Continue Reading...
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LIBRARY ‘HOLDS’ LIMIT CHANGED

Windsor Public Library is making an adjustment to our customer use conditions which may impact heavy users and particularly those of you who use our ‘Holds’ feature which is available to card holders with access to their accounts online. Effective today (November 5), we are changing our Holds procedure: we are capping the number of holds which can be applied to a library card at 80.  This change is being made to address ongoing systems issues which we need to resolve. We highly recommend you take Continue Reading...
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Throwback Thursday

As part of the Centennial ending the fighting of the Great War (World War I), this weeks Throwback Thursday pic is of a military encampment. Taken around 1915, this photograph shows the tents of the 33rd and 34th battalion, location unknown. This military camp would be where new recruits camped while training and waiting to be sent overseas to the battlefields of Europe.  If you are interested in this picture or other historic photographs of Windsor, please visit our digital exhibit ‘Windsor’s, History and Pictures’ at http://projects.windsorpubliclibrary.com/digi/index2.php....
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Library Branches To Close Thursday, November 1

All branches of Windsor Public Library will be closed Thursday, November 1 to provide an opportunity for staff development and training. Central Library (850 Ouellette Avenue) will open as scheduled from 9 am to 9 pm. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause. Library resources and materials are available 24/7 at www.windsorpubliclibrary.com...
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