Are you a teen who loves
to write or who needs help developing their writing skills?
Join our writing program open to teens 12 to 17. The group will explore different genres and styles of writing. We will provide writing exercises and help you develop your writing skills.

To register call 519-255-6770, Ext. 4434.

Wednesday, September 18 & 25, from 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm, Central Library.

Please be advised that
tonight’s showing of
Disney’s COCO has been
re-scheduled for next week, (Friday September 20th) due to the threat of severe thunderstorms moving into the area.

We’re sorry for any inconvenience this might cause.

Let’s get messy!
Make some slime!
Ages 10 and up.

For information call 519-255-6770, Ext. 5000.

Saturday, September 21, from 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm, Fontainebleau Library.

Children join us for a fun
time learning and playing chess with Teen Volunteers. Duplo and regular Lego will also be available to stay and play.

To register call 519-255-6770, Ext. 7700.

Saturday, September 28, from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm, Muir Library.

Grab your helmet, jump
on your bike and head over
to the library for an afternoon of fun! Meet WILMA, our library outreach bicycle, learn bike safety and repair skills from Bike Windsor-Essex, cycle a smoothie, get your helmet checked, and create some crafty bling for your wheels! Ages 5 to 12.

To register call 519-255-6770, Ext. 5500.

Saturday, September 28, from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm, Chisholm Library.

Free workshop presented
by WETech Alliance.

Bring your own laptop, powercord and a mouse. Ideal for teens 12-17.

For more details or to register, go to http://tiny.cc/cyancz

Wednesday, October 23, from 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm, Riverside Library.

 

OUTDOOR MOVIES CONCLUDE FOR THE SUMMER

The last outdoor movie of the summer season is scheduled tomorrow evening – weather permitting.  We’ll be screening the Disney movie, COCO, in the park behind West Gate Public School at 1275 Campbell Avenue.  Fun and games begin at 6:30 pm, with the movie scheduled to start around 7:30 pm. Families planning on attending should bring their own lawn chairs, blankets and refreshments.  Alcoholic beverages are not permitted. See you at the movies next year!...
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Winter Hours

All locations of Windsor Public Library will change to WINTER HOURS on MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 16, 2019. Winter hours come into effect on the third Monday in September. Additionally, Sunday hours of operation (1-5 pm) for Central, Budimir and Riverside libraries come into effect SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 22, 2019. CHECK OUT OUR WINTER HOURS HERE....
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THROWBACK THURSDAY

With the recent opening of the new John Muir Branch on September 3 and the scheduled Grand Opening on Saturday September 28, this week’s Throwback Thursday looks at another library opening in the city’s west end. Ambassador Library opened in 1972 at Ambassador Plaza Shopping Centre on Huron Church Road, which replaced the old Sandwich Library on Mill Street. This photograph shows the public celebrating the grand opening of Ambassador Library. This branch would close when Bridgeview Library opened in June 2002. If you would like Continue Reading...
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Election Buzz and Bias: be media smart!

Countdown to Election Day has begun. Claims and counter-arguments in traditional and social media bombard you daily. How can you separate the hype and “fake news” from the facts? Veronique Mandal, Co-ordinator and Professor of Journalism and Media Convergence at St. Clair College will share some of her expertise this coming Sunday, September 22. This presentation will be held at the Central Branch, starting at 2:30 p.m....
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Rescheduling of Coco

Please be advised that tonight’s showing of Disney’s COCO has been re-scheduled for next week, (Friday September 20th) due to the threat of severe thunderstorms moving into the area. We’re sorry for any inconvenience this might cause....
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10,000 Dogs and Other Assorted Creatures

It takes a special person to be an animal control officer – for more than 30 years!  Imagine the stories that person could tell. If you were not able to attend the presentation on September 7 by Carlo Rossi, author of “10,000 Dogs, and Other Assorted Creatures”, he and his creative team of Tim Williamson and Susan Vesala will repeat their talk at the Riverside Branch this Saturday September 21, starting at 2:30 p.m.  In addition to animal stories, the team will speak about the process Continue Reading...
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