Join us for enjoyable conversation. Meet new
people and make new friends while enjoying a cup of coffee/tea and sweet treats.

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

Tuesday, November 19, from 11:30 am to 12:30 pm, Fontainebleau branch.

Join us for a poetry
workshop with Mary Ann Mulhern, Poet Laureate of Windsor, a city she proudly calls home. Each participant is asked to bring in a copy of one of their poems.

Space is limited to 10 adults. Registration is required. To register contact Janet at 519-255-6770 at extension 7700, or email Janet at jbrown@windsorpubliclibrary.com.

Thursday, November 28, from 1:30 pm to 3:30 pm, John Muir branch.

Muir Makers – Sew
cushion covers, table
runners and more.

Learn the basics of hand and machine sewing while making practical things. Make One Take One, is the spirit of giving. The program will focus on making one to give and making one to keep. Each week a new craft will be on display for you to do. All supplies provided.
Limit: 6 persons. To register, call Ms. Janet C. Brown at 255-6770 ext. 7700 or email Janet at jbrown@windsorpubliclibrary.com.

Every Thursday from Nov. 14 to Dec. 12, John Muir Library.

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, November 13, Wednesday, December 11, Riverside branch, 6305 Wyandotte Street East.

Moderated by Colleen, a Lung Cancer Survivor.

Library To Hold Gigantic Book Sale

The Windsor Public Library is holding a gigantic book sale on Friday and Saturday, November 1 and 2, from 9 AM to 5 PM at all library branches and Central Library. There will be thousands of titles to choose from, covering all genres of reading and viewing tastes.  Hardcover books and trade paperbacks will be priced at $2 with mass market and small paperbacks at $1 but we’re encouraging everyone to pick up a plastic bag and fill it with books for only $2 or fill Continue Reading...
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Throwback Thursday

Market Day! This week’s Throwback Thursday Pic was taken circa 1935, showing vendors selling their produce on the Windsor Market grounds. Windsor’s Farmers Market was located at the corner of Chatham Street East and McDougall Avenue. The structure in this image was constructed in the late 1920s, replacing a smaller building located on the same property. Around the turn of the 21st Century the market was demolished to make way for the new Casino Windsor building. If you would like to view other historic images of Continue Reading...
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Throwback Thursday

Do you remember Epps Sportsman’s store and Western Textiles both located on Chatham Street West? This week’s Throwback Thursday Pic was taken circa 1975 looking north east on Chatham Street West with the Dominion Public Building (future home of Central Library) in the background. Also found in this picture is Flowers by Lalare, located east of Epps. If you are interested in viewing other historic images that can be found in your community archives, please visit our digital exhibit “Windsor’s History and Pictures” which can be Continue Reading...
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Muir Branch Opens

The JOHN MUIR BRANCH is the newest in the Windsor Public Library system when it OFFICIALLY opened Saturday, September 28. The 1 pm ceremony at 363 Mill Street in Sandwich Town was attended by close to 300 local library lovers who were in awe of the transformation and commissioning of the 1921 Sandwich Fire Hall and Stable into a stunning 21st. century public library facility. The 7,400 sq. ft. branch (1,400 SF basement & 6,000 on 1st and 2nd floors) designed by architect Jason Grossi of Continue Reading...
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