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

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.

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 28, from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm, Muir Library.

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.

 

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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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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Central Library Elevator service

The Central Library at 850 Ouellette is currently without elevator service as we await parts. If attending this branch and needing assistance, please see staff at first floor service desks for access to materials or services on the 2nd floor. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause our patrons....
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Throwback Thursday

This week’s Throwback Thursday Pic is of portion of the Norwich Block on Ouellette Avenue at Riverside Drive. The photograph shows the old Toronto Dominion Bank on the corner, Monfortons, Collins Formal Wear and the Gown Shop. Taken in 1975, the block was demolished in the early 2000s to make way for the new Chrysler Office Tower. The Toronto Dominion Bank façade was meticulously removed and each of the blocks numbered, with a plan to reuse in another location. As of this date the façade is Continue Reading...
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