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.

Monday, October 7, 21
Tuesday, October 8, 15
Wednesday, October 9, 16
Thursday, October 3, 10, 17
Friday, October 4, 11, 18
+ more dates to come.

From 3:00 pm to 5:30 pm, Seminole Branch.

A monthly get together
for those with any cancer
type and stage, or you may also be new to remission or years into it. A place where we can safely be together with others who know how a diagnosis of cancer affects our minds and spirit. A place to make new friends and share information.
To register, call 519-255-6770, ext. 5400

From 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm, Wednesday, October 9, November 13, Wednesday, December 11, Riverside branch, 6305 Wyandotte Street East.

Moderated by Colleen, a Lung Cancer Survivor.

Measure, stir, and pour to
bake a delicious mug cake.
Ages 3 to 10, with a caregiver.

For information call 519-255-6770, Ext. 6620.

Saturday, October 12, from 11:00 am to Noon, Riverside branch.

If you’re looking to learn
more about some of the accessible features available on modern devices, this is the program for you! Join a supportive group as we share the tools that can make day to day life more accessible, including library resources.
With time for hands on practice with Android and iPad tablets, or bring your own device to learn more.

For information call 519-255-6770, Ext. 4404.

Saturday, October 12, from 10:00 am to Noon, Fontainebleau branch.

Join us for a free short
concert performance by classical composer and guitarist, Jason Grossi, and Windsor Symphony violinist and Concertmaster, Lillian Scheirich. They will perform a triptych of very short works to celebrate the three sections of the new John Muir Branch (stable, addition and firehall). Jason is also the architect of this branch and we are delighted to have him perform in this newly opened space.

For information, call 519-255-6770 x7700.

Saturday, October 12, from 3:00 pm to 3:30 pm, John Muir branch, 363 Mill St.

Join our newest book club
for adults, where we focus
on cozy mysteries. Cozies are light, easy to read, often funny and downplay violence. The book club will meet at Cafe March 21 (480 Pelissier St.) where coffee will be available for purchase. Bring your favourite cozy to discuss and learn about other authors in this genre. A selection of books will be available for check out.

For information call 519-255-6770, Ext. 4439.

Wednesday, October 16, from 11:00 am to Noon, Café March 21, 480 Pelissier Street.

 

Learn about science
through hands on
experiments. All ages, under 10 with a caregiver. Held in the Tech Hub.

For information call 519-255-6770, Ext. 4424.

Wednesday, October 2, 16, 30, from 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm, Central Library.

Join the fun at the library Halloween Monster Mash!

Learn some sweet science facts at our candy science fair, play some games, and design your own Jack O Lantern. Ages 4 to 11.

For information call 519-255-6770, Ext. 4434.

Saturday, October 19, from 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm, Central Library.

 

This club held once a
month at the library is
designed to spark your imagination and creativity.
Ages 8 to 13.

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

Tuesday, October 22, from 4:15 pm to 5:15 pm, Forest Glade branch.

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.

 

Windsor Public Library
and Museum Windsor
proudly presents: Family Trivia Night, on Wednesday, October 23, from 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm at John Muir Library, 363 Mill Street.
Local History Questions, teams of 4.

This is a free family friendly event, but space is limited, so please pre-register by calling 516-253-1812 or visit the Chimczuk Museum (401 Riverside Drive W.) to sign up your team of 4.

Prize for Winning Team!

We are screening the cult classic!

Dress up, bring your props and get ready to enter the time warp with us.

Wednesday, October 30, from 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm, Riverside branch, 6305 Wyandotte Street East.

MUIR BRANCH OFFICIALLY OPEN SATURDAY

The JOHN MUIR branch will be the newest in the Windsor Public Library system when it officially opens Saturday, September 28. The ceremony is scheduled for 1 pm at 363 Mill Street in Sandwich Town. The transformation and commissioning of the 1921 Sandwich Fire Hall and Stable into a stunning 21st. century public library facility is a spectacular example of innovative planning and construction. The iconic state-of-the art facility will be a popular Sandwich destination. The 7,400 sq. ft. branch (1,400 SF basement & 6,000 on Continue Reading...
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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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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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