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.

THROWBACK THURSDAY

This week’s Throwback Thursday Pic is of the East Windsor (formally Ford City) branch of Canadian Bank of Commerce taken circa 1930. In the background is Our Lady of the Lake Roman Catholic Church. The bank was located at 232 Drouillard Road. Build sometime between 1916 and 1919. The bank building no longer stands, and is now a parking lot for a local business. If you would like to view other historic images of Windsor that are found in your community archives, please visit our digital Continue Reading...
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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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