Category Archives: Programs

Library How To Festival Will Enlighten and Amuse

Are you looking for something interesting, informative and amusing to do as summer winds down? Do you want to learn new skills to impress friends and family?  If so, the Windsor Public Library has just the event for you. On Saturday, September 8, the HOW TO FESTIVAL is scheduled from 11 am through 3 pm – rain or shine – at the Fontainebleau Branch (3030 Rivard Avenue) of Windsor Public...
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Finding Nemo Rescheduled

The scheduled screening of FINDING NEMO last week at Sandpoint Beach (10,300 Riverside Drive East) was cancelled.  It has been rescheduled  – weather permitting – to Friday, August 24  – same location – with the screening set to begin around 9:30 pm. We apologize for any inconvenience....
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Test Your Windsor Trivia Knowledge…

Do you think you know everything there is to know about Windsor? If you do, or think you do, you’ll want to mark August 16 on your calendar.  That’s when you get to show off your knowledge at the Windsor Wisdom Trivia Competition. Windsor Public Library and Museum Windsor invite you to join likeminded individuals at the Phog Lounge (157 University Avenue West) on Thursday, August 16 from 7 to...
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Family Friendly Movies To Be Screened Outside This Summer

With the end of the school year fast approaching, parents across Windsor will be looking for fun activities which appeal to the whole family – and if they’re free, so much the better! Thanks to City of Windsor Ward Funds provided by councillors Bortolin, Kusmierczyk and Marra, Windsor Public Library recently purchased a state-of-the-art movie projection system to screen family friendly movies outside – at parks, community centres and other...
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Summer Programs 2018 at Your Windsor Public Library

School’s almost out and that means that summer programming at Windsor Public Library is on the way! We have loads of fun programs planned for your littles (and not so littles) this year. WPL staff at all branches will be hosting programs designed to keep children and teens engaged and entertained during the summer months. We’ll be offering everything from escape rooms to DIY ice cream to STEM programs to...
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Christopher Paul Curtis To Talk at Central Library

Internationally renowned children’s author and friend of Windsor Public Library Christopher Paul Curtis will be at Central Library (850 Ouellette Avenue) on Saturday, March 24 to speak about his award-winning novels and talk about his journey from autoworker to bestselling author.  The event is suitable for both adults and children and will begin at 2 pm. Mr. Curtis will also talk about his new book, The Journey of  Little Charlie. Christopher Paul...
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March Break Activities At Your Library

Your neighbourhood library is the perfect place to enjoy March Break activities. The Windsor Public Library’s 2018 Children’s March Break Program begins Saturday, March 10 at community libraries across Windsor. Each year, thousands of children come to public libraries to play, read and learn about all the resources available to them free of charge. March Break activities run through Saturday, March 17. “Windsor Public Library is the perfect March Break destination...
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Sandwich Branch Black History Book Challenge Concludes

The 2018 Library Live Children’s Black History Book Challenge ended last week with 113 books enjoyed by the more than 100 participants who packed the Sandwich Branch. At the end of the event a list of the top 30 books and CDs was generated. Here are the top 10.  A full list can be viewed here.       Viola Desmond Won’t Be Budged – by Jody Nyasha Warner All Aboard! Elijah...
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63 People Came In From The Cold To Create At Sandwich Library, Thursday, February 1

Click on READ MORE and take a look at the fun photos of our first THURSDAY FAVOURITE FEBRUARY CRAFTS.   Thanks to everyone who helped to make SANDWICH LIBRARY a real warm place of creativity all day yesterday.  Sandwich Library, like all Windsor Public Libraries, has a terrific collection of  books, DVDs, and magazines on various crafts and hobbies.  Every Thursday this month our programs will be highlighting this collection. 28 ADULTS,...
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Fabric Swap at Sandwich Library Thursday, February 1, 2018

Thank you to our library live community and Windsor Public Library staff for your generous donations. Thank you also to my amazing teens volunteers for sorting, folding and packaging all the donated fabrics. We now have 2 large bins of fabrics to share with the community at large. Please stop by Sandwich Library, Thursday, February 1 from 10:30am to 12:00 pm. I will be demonstrating some of our favourite crafts....
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