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Tuesday, August 27, from 1:30 pm to 3:00 pm, Fontainebleau Library.

Thursday, August 29, from 10:30 am to 11:30 am, Riverside Library.

Friday, August 30, from 10:30 am to 11:30 am, Bridgeview Public Library.

 

 

Join us for a story and a
STEAM related activity.

Fun for ages four and up!
For information call 519-255-6770, Ext. 4434.

Thursday, August 29, from 10:00 am to 11:00 am, Central Library.

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 4, 11, 18 & 25, from 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm, Central Library.

Visit us at the Forest Glade Library and meet our new
laser printer, the Glowforge! Check out all of the cool things we can create. Ages 7 to 14, under 11 with a caregiver.

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

Saturday, September 7, from 11:00 am to 12:30 pm , Forest Glade Library.

Put your baking skills to
the test and make a
delicious back to school brownie. Ages 10 and up.

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

Tuesday, September 10, from 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm, Fontainebleau Library.

Get groovy! Make a tie dye T-shirt. Ages 10 and up.

To register call 519-255-6770, Ext. 5000.

Thursday, September 12, from 3:30 pm to 4:30 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 14 & 28, from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm, Muir Library.

Movie Night Continues With Secret Lives of Pets 2

With summer winding down, parents across Windsor are looking for activities that appeal to the whole family.  Windsor Public Library  has a summer schedule of free family movies at locations across the city. Next up is Secret Life of Pets 2 on Friday, August 23 at Fontainebleau Park (3030 Rivard Avenue).  Fun and games begin at 7 pm, with the movie scheduled to start at sundown. Secret Life of Pets 2 is being screened through the generosity of the Friends of Fontainebleau who are sponsoring the Continue Reading...
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Throwback Thursday

Taken in 1953 at the end of electric train service through the Detroit Railway Tunnel, this week’s ‘Throwback Thursday Pic’ is of two New York Central electric locomotives posing in front of NYC/CPR Windsor train station. These engines were tasked with shuttling passenger and freight trains thought the tunnel between Detroit and Windsor when it opened in 1910. Steam engines could not travel through the tunnel for fear of asphyxiating the train crew and passenger from the smoke and gases admitted from the locomotive. With the Continue Reading...
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Windosr Symphony Orchestra and Windsor Public Library Become Friends of Music

The Windsor Symphony Orchestra (WSO) and Windsor Public Library (WPL) are joining  together to offer a series of lectures aimed at bringing together individuals interested in the arts  – particularly music.  The WSO began the Amici Musicae series in 2016 and each scheduled event incorporates an education component to provide an appreciation for music and the finer points of composition. All lectures will be at Riverside Branch (6305 Wyandotte Street East) of WPL, beginning TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 10.  Each lecture will be two hours in duration and Continue Reading...
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Important Dates

As we near the Grand Opening of our new John Muir Branch (363 Mill Street) in Sandwich, please take note of important dates in the transition from the Sandwich Branch to the new Mill Street location. SATURDAY, AUGUST 24 : Sandwich Branch will close TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 3: Muir Branch will open SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 28: Muir Grand Opening at 1 pm From Monday, August 26 to Saturday, August 31, there will be limited library service in the John Muir Branch Parking Lot from 10 am to 4 Continue Reading...
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Throwback Thursday

This week’s Throwback Thursday Picture is of Queen Alexandra Rose Day (variable dates in June) – On this day, Imperial Order of the Daughters of the Empire (I.O.D.E) chapter including hospital workers, volunteers, and Girl Guides sold artificial roses throughout the Border Cities to raise money for the sanatorium.  Chaperons and assistants were stationed in every city block, while automobiles decorated with flags, pink roses, and bunting covered the outlying districts and the towns of Walkerville, Sandwich and Ford City. If you would like to view Continue Reading...
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