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Doors Open: Cornish Library

Check out this historic Cornish Library during Doors Open! You will discover the many ways the library has changed with the times, from its opening in 1915 to a community hub that provides wifi, a seed library, early literacy programming and so much more. Guided drop-in tours will run every 30 minutes starting at 10 am with the last tour at 4:30 pm. Tours will be approimately 15 minutes with a maximum of 10 guests. Regular library services will also be available. Learn more about Heritage Winnipeg's Doors Open at doorsopenwinnipeg.ca.

Saturday, May 25, 2024
10:00AM - 5:00PM
Cornish Library
  For Adults  
  For Seniors  
Programs and events at Winnipeg Public Library are always free.

Public Program Registration Guidelines

  • An email address is required to register for all programs. If you do not have an email address, register by calling or visiting any Library branch.
  • Duplicate registrations for the same name will be cancelled.
  • The Library reserves the right to limit the number of program attendees.
  • Family programs including Baby Rhyme Time, Toddler Time, Family Story Time, and 3-5 with a caregiver programs are an opportunity for caregivers to participate together with their child in the program.
  • School age programs are for children ages 6-8, 6-12, or 9-12. Children attend on their own unless otherwise indicated. Teen programs are for Grades 7-12.
  • Programs with children ages 11 and younger require a caregiver to remain in the library during the program. In the absence of a caregiver, the Library does not assume responsibility for a child.
  • Children are not supervised by library staff outside of the program space (e.g. washroom breaks or leaving the program early exit from the program).
  • Children of all abilities are welcome to attend Library programs. If the child requires the support of a caregiver to participate in a program, please speak with staff.
  • Online library programs use Zoom. Please familiarize yourself with Zoom before the program.