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.

 

Local History is On the Move!

On Monday September 16, 2019, Windsor Public Library’s Local History and Genealogy collections will be available at 3312 Sandwich Street, the site of the former Sandwich branch of WPL. The Archives will remain at 850 Ouellette, but all of our microfilm collections are coming to Sandwich. This week, collections are being packed and moved, and so are temporarily inaccessible.  Our apologies for inconvenience.  The Local History staff can be reached at 255-6770 x 4437, or by email at localhistory@windsorpubliclibrary.com....
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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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CHANGE TO LYNDA.COM

Lynda.com will be migrating to LinkedIn Learning on September 18, 2019. What does this mean to current Lynda.com customers? On September 18, 2019, WPL will migrate its Lynda.com platform to the new LinkedIn Learning platform. The new platform will not be available on that day. Once the upgrade is complete, customers who sign in to Lynda.com will be automatically redirected to LinkedIn Learning. Please note – you will need a LinkedIn profile and your library card to log in. If you don’t have a LinkedIn profile, Continue Reading...
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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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Throwback Thursday

This week’s Throwback Thursday Pic is taken in 1925 from the stenographer’s room located at Hiram Walker’s and Sons Limited head office. Hiram Walker’s and Sons was established in 1858 in Walkerville Ontario. Today’s busy office looks completely different than it did in 1925 when the only piece of technology was the manual typewriters on the desks. If you are interested in viewing more historical photographs found in your Windsor’s Community Archives, please visit our digital exhibit “Windsor’s History and Pictures” at http://heritage.windsorpubliclibrary.com/...
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