Get cozy by the fireplace
and enjoy a coffee while colouring or solving a crossword. Light refreshments and all supplies provided.

For information call 519-255-6770, Ext. 5500.

Friday, January 24 & 31, from 10:00 am to noon, Chisholm Library.

Drop in after school and
choose from a variety of different STEAM resources to create and have fun at the library. Ages 4 to 12.

For information call 519-255-6770, Ext. 8800.

Friday, January 24 & 31, from 3:00 pm to 5:30 pm, Seminole Library.

Drop by our new Local
History Branch and we will
show you how to use City Directories and other great resources to learn the age and history of your house.

Saturday, January 25, from 10 am to 1 pm and Monday, February 10, from 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm.

Local History Branch, 3312 Sandwich Street.

Learn what 3D printing is
and how you can use it. Participants will learn the basics of 3D printing and will make a simple personalized keychain. Participants are encourage to make a Tinkercad account prior to the program at Tinkercad.com.

Limit 8. Ages 8 to 12. To register call 519-255-6770, Ext. 3300.

Saturday, January 25, from 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm, Budimir Library.

Join us for a reading by Windsor’s Youth Poet
Laureate Samantha Badaoa.

For information call 519-255-6770 x7700.

Monday, January 27, from 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm, John Muir Library (Stable Room)

Join us for a weekly movie
night. This month we are watching classic winter tales. All ages, under 10 with a caregiver.

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

Wednesday, January 29, from 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm, Bridgeview Library.

Drop-by after school
to play with and create Lego masterpieces.

For information call 519-255-6770, Ext. 8800.

Wednesday, January 29, from 3:30 pm to 7:30 pm, Seminole Library.

Pop in for afternoon tea,
with talks on a variety of subjects from Anime, to decluttering techniques, to holistic health,  and so much more.

Bring your library card, there will we wonderful books and DVDs to check out, take home and enjoy.  All are welcome.

For information contact Ms. Janet Brown 519-255-6770, ext. 7700.

Friday, January 31, from 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm, John Muir Library.

GRAND OPENING FOR BUDIMIR EXPANSION SET FOR FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 14

The community is invite to attend the Grand Opening of the new, renovated and expanded Budimir Branch on Friday, February 14. The fun and games begin at 1 pm. The 6,000 sq. ft renovation and expansion began in the spring last year.  Design of the $3.5 million project was finalized in May with plans providing more customer space, additional resources and added technology.  Please make time to attend and experience the new Branch and help us celebrate the Grand Opening on Valentine’s Day in style!...
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THROWBACK THURSDAY

This week’s Throwback Thursday Pic is part of our continuing series of photographs during the month of January showing the construction of the Paul Martin Building (Dominion Public Building), and future home of Central Branch of the Windsor Public Library. This photograph taken on December 24th, 1932 is looking south along Ouellette Avenue, shows the concrete for the basement had been poured and the framing for the ground floor had begun. In the background is the Windsor Business College building on Chatham Street, and the Canada Continue Reading...
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Rave Reviewed: January 2020

This month Rave Reviews returned after a brief hiatus. Rave Reviews has long been one of my favourite programs because I love talking about books! There’s something so lovely about sharing books we’ve loved and discussing what we love in books, what sticks with us, and what we look for. I always find the conversations leave me feeling inspired and am constantly jotting down notes of books I need to check out for myself! As much as I love sharing my book choices I love hearing Continue Reading...
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THROWBACK THURDAY IS BACK!

The first Throwback Thursday Pic of the new year is of the early days of construction on the Dominion Public Building now know as the Paul Martin Building. Construction started in 1932 as way to help relieve the growing unemployment situation caused by the worsening depression. This photograph was taken on September 24, 1932 as part of series of images showing the progress in the building’s construction. At the end of January 2020, the building will be the new temporary home of Windsor Public Library’s Central Continue Reading...
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WPL CELEBRATES 125 YEARS

To celebrate 125 years of library service to the community, WPL is featuring photographs from the local history collection and community archive. On a daily basis for the balance of December, we will present an interesting and unique image of our city, which we hope will fascinate and entertain. The Riverside Public Library became a branch of the Windsor Public Library system on annexation of the town of Riverside in 1966.  The original Riverside library opened in 1939, and the building pictured was constructed in 1955, Continue Reading...
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