June 20, 2018
Bring Your Gadgets to the Geeks
Bring Your Gadgets to the Geeks
How does this thing work? Let our Geeks show you how! Bring Your Gadgets to the Geeks at the Windsor Public Library every Wednesday evening. We will take questions on devices and gadgets of all sizes and functions. No appointment necessary, the Geeks will be available on the Mezzanine from 7PM to 8:30PM weekly, and their advice is free. 860-285-1918.

Making Things in Windsor
Making Things in Windsor
Join us on Wednesday June 20, 2018 from 7 PM to 8PM for a program focused on products made in Windsor. Popular lecturer Bob Bell, former president of the Valley Railroad Company that operates the Essex Steam Train and Riverboat, will give viewers insight on bricks, guns, and other factory-made products made right here in Windsor in a multi-media presentation. Discover where the factories were, what manufacturing processes were involved, and who worked in these industries. And get a sense of some the fascinating products being made in Windsor today. The program follows a short annual meeting. The cost is $6 for adults, $5 for seniors and students, and free to Windsor Historical Society members. For more information, go to windsorhistoricalsociety.org or call 860-688-3813.

Yoga at Northwest Park
Yoga at Northwest Park
Beginning Wednesday, June 20 through July 25 join Blue Moon Yoga for “Summer Yoga in the Park” each Wednesday from 6:30 PM to 7:45 PM. Learn breathing techniques, yoga postures and experience essential oils. You will leave relaxed and energized. Bring a mat and blanket and come experience open flow yoga for all levels. The cost is $10.00 Windsor resident, $15.00 non-resident. Registration is required. Register online at townofwindsorct.com/recreation. Northwest Park is located at 145 Lang Road, Windsor, CT.


Adult Open Gym Pickleball

Adult Open Gym activities run through June 28 at the L.P. Wilson Community Center. Pickleball meets on Monday and Wednesday from 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM free for residents and $2.00 for non-residents. 860-285-1990.




Adult Open Volleyball

Adult Open Gym activities run through June 28 at the L.P. Wilson Community Center. Adult Open Volleyball meets Monday and Wednesday from 7:30 PM to 9:00 PM. Gym passes are $35.00 for adults or $2.00 daily drop in fee. 860-285-1990.




Golden Fellowship Club - 55 & Up

Golden Fellowship Club meets on the third Wednesday of each month at 1:00 PM. We have a short meeting followed by entertainment, refreshments, and social time. (No meetings in July and August.) We also have bus trips to shows with lunch or places of interest. Informational flyers for our trips are located in the Windsor Senior Center. Everyone age 55+ is welcome to join. $5.00 per year. You don’t have to be a member to go on our trips. 860-758-7378 or 860-335-7069 for further information.



Making Things in Windsor

See, Making Things in Windsor, at the Windsor Historical Society from 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM. Popular lecturer Bob Bell, returns focusing on tobacco, bricks, and guns, made right here in Windsor. Discover where the factories were, what manufacturing processes were involved, who worked in these industries, and what’s being made in Windsor today. Program follows short annual meeting. $6.00 adults, $5.00 seniors and students, WHS members free. windsorhistoricalsociety.org or 860-688-3813.



Senior Center Evening Bingo

Join us for Evening Bingo tonight at the Windsor Senior Center. Doors open at 4:00 PM, bingo cards should be purchased before 5:15 PM and the games take place from 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM. Cost per card is $1.00. There will be special prizes and raffles. Refreshments are available. Free. 860-285-1992 to sign up.



Shape Up & Work Out-Ages 55 & Older

Shape Up & Work Out begins today and continues every Monday, Wednesday and Friday through June 27 from 8:30 AM to 9:30 AM at the Senior Center. Improve the health of your heart and lungs and keep your bones strong with this on-going exercise program. Weights are available for your use. Newcomers are welcome anytime. $44.00 or $5.00 per class to drop in. No class June 22. 860-285-1992.



Sit Stretch & Groove-Age 55 & Older

Sit, Stretch & Groove begins today and continues every Monday and Wednesday from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM through June 27 at the Senior Center. This exercise class incorporates balance, stretching, walking, and energetic exercise. Participants can choose to exercise sitting in chairs, if preferred. New participants welcome. $32.00 for session or $5.00 per class to drop-in. 860-285-1992.



Summer Solstice Yoga in the Park

Join Blue Moon Yoga for Summer Solstice Yoga in the Park from 6:30 PM to 7:45 PM. Learn breathing techniques, yoga postures, and experience essential oils. You will leave relaxed and energized. Bring a mat and blanket and experience open flow yoga for all levels. $10.00 Windsor resident, $15.00 non-resident. Registration needed. 860-285-1886.



Senior Center Health Clinic

Visiting Nurse, Blood Pressure & Health Clinic
A nurse from Seabury Care Now is available at the Windsor Senior Center to offer free wellness screenings, including blood pressure and pulse checks, medication reviews, heart and weight monitoring, and nutritional information. Appointments are needed and can be made by calling, 860-285-1992. Rides can be arranged to your appointment by calling Dial-a-Ride at 860-285-1839 two days in advance.

These free clinics are held at the Senior Center on the third Wednesday of each month from 10:30 AM to noon.
May 16 ~ June 20 ~ July 18 ~ August 15




June 21, 2018
Chris Baker Meet and Greet
Chris Baker Meet and Greet
Chris Baker Meet and Greet at Bart's on Thursday, June 21st. Chris Baker, NFL football star, Windsor High graduate, and philanthropist will be at Bart's signing autographs! Come down and say hello! He'll be there from 6:00 - 8:00 pm.

Community Open House of Thanks
Community Open House of Thanks
Congregation Beth Ahm synagogue in Windsor will be closing its doors at the end of June.
We invite the public so stop this event by so we can say, "thank you" for 68 years of friendship and and working relationships.
Featured throughout will be light refreshments and an ongoing video presentation with historic and memorable photos from nearly 70 years of religious and community life.
No RSVPs needed.
Questions? Please call Laura Soll-Broxterman at 860-688-4499


Adult Open Basketball

Adult Open Gym activities run through June 28 at the L.P. Wilson Community Center. Adult Open Basketball meets Tuesday and Thursday from 7:30 PM to 9:00 PM and Sunday from 9:00 AM to noon. Gym passes are $35.00 for adults or $2.00 daily drop in fee. 860-285-1990.




Kiwanis Club

The Kiwanis Club of Windsor meets tonight and every Thursday from 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM at Jim’s Restaurant on Poquonock Avenue. Free. Call 860-683-0653 or windsorkiwanis.org for more information.



Senior Foot Clinic

The Senior Foot Clinic will be held today and again on June 28 from 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM at the Senior Center. $29.00 payable to the nurse. 860-285-1992 for an appointment.



Windsor Art Center Exhibition

The Windsor Art Center presents, Exhibition Small State Inspiration: Connecticut Plein Air Landscapes. The Connecticut Plein Air Painters Society supports and encourages painting directly from nature and provides regular opportunities for members to paint together. This exhibit continues through June 23. Exhibition hours: Thursdays, 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM; Saturdays 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM; Sundays; 11:00 AM to 4:00 PM. 40 Mechanic Street. Free. 860-688-2528, windsorartcenter.org and Facebook.



Windsor Republican Town Committee

The Windsor Republican Town Committee will meet tonight from 7:30 PM until adjournment in the Council Chambers at Town Hall. Free. 860-285-1957.



Yoga Instruction for 55 & Older

Yoga intermediate and beginner level instruction for those 55 and older starts today and continues Thursdays from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM through June 28. You will learn yoga breathing techniques, yoga postures, and relaxation techniques to enhance your quality of life. Breathing and meditation techniques will also be taught. $45.00 for session or $6.00 per class to drop-in. 860-285-1992.



June 22, 2018
e-Passport to Summer Fun in Windsor
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e-Passport to Summer Fun
This year we've made the Passport an e-Passport! You can do it all on your phone! No more forgetting your passport at home!

June 22 - August 31 Summer is a great time for casual dining and family fun! Windsor offers a wide variety of restaurants, shops and fun attractions. Have loads of summer fun going out and eating out with family and friends while earning stamps towards this year's great prizes valued over $500!

Prizes: Restaurant & Attraction Gift Certificates and more!

Get 10 e-Passport stamps and you'll be entered to win one of several great prizes! Here's how to play:

1. Get your e-Passport at the Chamber website by going to http://windsorcc.org/passport and clicking the link to get your Passport an upload your headshot. Add it to your phone's home screen!

2. Get 10 stamps by dining at the restaurants, shopping at our shops and visiting the attractions in the Passport and ask for the Passport code at each location. Enter the codes into your passport and see your new e-stamps appear!

3. When you get 10 stamps you will be automatically into the prize drawing! (Get all the stamps and get a $10 Chamber Gift Certificate too!)

Winners will be notified in early September and will be posted on the website.

Good luck!

Massage Therapy for Seniors

Comfort Touch Massages by Corinne are held at the Windsor Senior Center every Friday between 9:00 AM and 2:00 PM. Massage Therapist Corinne Zukowski is a graduate of CT Center of Massage Therapy, holds a CT LMT License and is fully insured. She will offer full body massage designed specifically for the needs and physiology of seniors; therapeutic massage for joint mobility and to improve posture; Swedish massage to improve circulation; and hands or feet massage. The sessions are anywhere from 15 minutes to 60 minutes, your choice. $1.00 per minute. Call 860-285-1992 for an appointment.




Tai Chi/Qi Gong Beginners - 55 & Up

Tai Chi / Qi Gong for beginners will be held today from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM at the Senior Center and continues each Friday through June 29. Release tension, refine movements, and understand and learn this healing art while you improve muscle tone and balance. $20.00 for session or $6.00 per class to drop-in. 860-285-1992.



Tai Chi/Qi Gong Intermediate-55& Up

Tai Chi / Qi Gong for intermediate starts today and continues every Monday and Friday through June 29. Intermediate class is from 8:00 AM to 9:00 AM. This class incorporates graceful and relaxing movements that can improve your balance, strength and mobility. Men and women of all physical abilities are welcome. $40.00 for session or $6.00 per class to drop-in. No class June 1. 860-285-1992.



June 23, 2018
Lions Club Yoga Fundraiser
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Fun, family friendly yoga for the whole community!

All levels are welcome to join.
Please BYO mats.

Location: Get Baked, 25 Central Street, Windsor Ct
Date: Saturday, June 23, 2018
Time: 1:00 - 2:15
Ticket: Pre-sale $15.00 Day of the event: $20.00

For information or tickets, please contact 860-986-4740

All money earned in this fundraiser will be towards helping Windsor Lions Club.

Jen Daniels, RYT-500, a Connecticut native brings California style to her teaching including: Vinyasa, Flow, Power, Yin, Restorative, Prenatal, Aerial yoga, and Paddle board Yoga. Check her out on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter @joyfuljenyoga and www.joyfuljenyoga.com


Adult Swimming Lessons

Adult Swim Lessons, These lessons are designed especially for beginning adults wishing to overcome their fear of the water or those who want to improve swimming technique and ability. Adult lessons are offered at Welch Pool on Saturdays from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM or 11:00 AM to noon through August 11. $65.00. 860-285-1990.



Artist Shauna Shane Demonstration

Join us at the Windsor Art Center, 40 Mechanic Street, from 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM for a Demonstration with Artist Shauna Shane. Shauna will demonstrate acrylic sponge under-painting. Free. 860-688-2528. windsorartcenter.org and Facebook.



Splish – Splash Program

Splish – Splash is a program exclusively for people with developmental and/or cognitive impairments. The emphasis is on development of swimming skills and increasing range of motion on an individual basis. Splish-Splash meets every Saturday from 10:00 AM to noon through August 11 at the Welch Park Pool and is taught by one of our certified lifeguards. Lessons are a 30 minutes and provide one-on-one instruction. $55.00 per eight week session. 860-285-1990.

10:00 AM to 10:30 AM
10:30 AM to 11:00 AM
11:00 AM to 11:30 AM
11:30 AM to noon




Windsor Art Center Exhibition

The Windsor Art Center presents, Exhibition Small State Inspiration: Connecticut Plein Air Landscapes. The Connecticut Plein Air Painters Society supports and encourages painting directly from nature and provides regular opportunities for members to paint together. This exhibit continues through June 23. Exhibition hours: Thursdays, 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM; Saturdays 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM; Sundays; 11:00 AM to 4:00 PM. 40 Mechanic Street. Free. 860-688-2528, windsorartcenter.org and Facebook.



June 24, 2018
Park Here - Fly There
Park Here - Fly There
Join us for an overnight stay for 7 Nights and receive complimentary parking with complimentary transportation to and from Bradley International Airport
Also receive:
• Complimentary hot breakfast 6 am - 10 am
• State-of-the-art fitness center
• Complimentary high-speed internet access
• 18 minutes from Six Flags New England and other attractions
• 110 spacious recently renovated guest rooms, including accessible rooms
• Heated indoor pool and whirlpool
• 550 sq.ft of newly renovated meeting space with A/V capabilities


The Breakfast Club & Brunch All Day
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Enjoy brunch all day at the Tavern! Breakfast club happy hour all day, delicious brunch and lunch choices!!!

Adult Open Basketball

Adult Open Gym activities run through June 28 at the L.P. Wilson Community Center. Adult Open Basketball meets Tuesday and Thursday from 7:30 PM to 9:00 PM and Sunday from 9:00 AM to noon. Gym passes are $35.00 for adults or $2.00 daily drop in fee. 860-285-1990.




June 25, 2018
Monday Morning Book Club
Monday Morning Book Club
Make this year the year you join the Monday Morning Book Club for a lively discussion of Midnight Rising by Tony Horowitz. Discussions are held at the Main Library on the fourth Monday of every month from 10:30 to 11:30 AM downstairs in Meeting Room 2. Books are available at the Lending Desk, one month prior to each meeting. Free. 860-285-1918.

Adult Open Gym Pickleball

Adult Open Gym activities run through June 28 at the L.P. Wilson Community Center. Pickleball meets on Monday and Wednesday from 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM free for residents and $2.00 for non-residents. 860-285-1990.




Adult Open Volleyball

Adult Open Gym activities run through June 28 at the L.P. Wilson Community Center. Adult Open Volleyball meets Monday and Wednesday from 7:30 PM to 9:00 PM. Gym passes are $35.00 for adults or $2.00 daily drop in fee. 860-285-1990.




Adult Monday Swimming Lessons

Adult Swim Lessons, These lessons are designed especially for beginning adults wishing to overcome their fear of the water or those who want to improve swimming technique and ability. Adult lessons are offered at Welch Pool on Mondays from 7:15 PM to 8:15 PM through August 13. $65.00. 860-285-1990.



Shake & Bake Basketball Camp 6/25

If you are a youngster from 8 to 14 years old, join this session of Shake and Bake Basketball Camp. The camp, which meets from 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM through June 29 at the L.P. Wilson Community Center, will break down this exhilarating sport into FUNdamental skills that all athletes, no matter their skill level, need to succeed. Participants will receive a T-shirt. $145.00. 860-285-1990.



Shape Up & Work Out-Ages 55 & Older

Shape Up & Work Out begins today and continues every Monday, Wednesday and Friday through June 27 from 8:30 AM to 9:30 AM at the Senior Center. Improve the health of your heart and lungs and keep your bones strong with this on-going exercise program. Weights are available for your use. Newcomers are welcome anytime. $44.00 or $5.00 per class to drop in. No class June 22. 860-285-1992.



Sit Stretch & Groove-Age 55 & Older

Sit, Stretch & Groove begins today and continues every Monday and Wednesday from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM through June 27 at the Senior Center. This exercise class incorporates balance, stretching, walking, and energetic exercise. Participants can choose to exercise sitting in chairs, if preferred. New participants welcome. $32.00 for session or $5.00 per class to drop-in. 860-285-1992.



Tai Chi/Qi Gong Intermediate-55& Up

Tai Chi / Qi Gong for intermediate starts today and continues every Monday and Friday through June 29. Intermediate class is from 8:00 AM to 9:00 AM. This class incorporates graceful and relaxing movements that can improve your balance, strength and mobility. Men and women of all physical abilities are welcome. $40.00 for session or $6.00 per class to drop-in. No class June 1. 860-285-1992.



Windsor Toastmasters

Tonight the Windsor Toastmasters will meet at the L.P. Wilson Community Center from 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM. Gain confidence and amaze yourself with what you can accomplish. We will teach you to speak clearly and from the heart in our friendly and relaxed environment. Free. Call Wanda at 860-680-5955 or visit tmwindsorct.toastmastersclubs.org.



June 26, 2018
Learn to Crochet
Learn to Crochet
Learn to Crochet is offered on Tuesdays from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM every week. This is an informal, drop-in group of crocheters who are happy to teach others how to crochet in a welcome, comfortable setting on our mezzanine. No registration or previous experience necessary. Free. 860-285-1918.

Summer Classic Movie Series
Summer Classic Movie Series
The Windsor Public Library features Singin in the Rain starring Gene Kelly, Donald O’Connor, Debbie Reynolds in their Summer Classic Movie Series. This series will run every Tuesday evening from June 26 to August 28. The film runs from 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM. Free. 860-285-1918.

Summer Lobster Dinner
Summer Lobster Dinner
Indulge in a 3 course Summer lobster dinner featuring New England Seafood Chowder 1 1/2 lb Chick Lobster and for dessert a Summer Berry Parfait.
Tickets are $26 and reservations are required for this event call (860)757-0658
Hope to see you there!


Adult Open Basketball

Adult Open Gym activities run through June 28 at the L.P. Wilson Community Center. Adult Open Basketball meets Tuesday and Thursday from 7:30 PM to 9:00 PM and Sunday from 9:00 AM to noon. Gym passes are $35.00 for adults or $2.00 daily drop in fee. 860-285-1990.




Adult Tuesday Swimming Lessons

Adult Swim Lessons, These lessons are designed especially for beginning adults wishing to overcome their fear of the water or those who want to improve swimming technique and ability. Adult lessons are offered at Welch Pool on Tuesdays from 7:15 PM to 8:15 PM through August 14. $65.00. 860-285-1990.



Hearing Clinic at Senior Center

The Senior Center’s Hearing Clinic will be held today from 10:00 AM to noon. Get a hearing test or have minor repairs and cleaning done to your hearing aid by a qualified Hearing Instrument Specialist from Discount Hearing Co. Free. 860-285-1992 for an appointment.



WIN-TV Board of Directors Meeting

The WIN-TV Board of Directors meets tonight from 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM at the L.P. Wilson Community Center. Free. 860-688-2626.



June 27, 2018
Bring Your Gadgets to the Geeks
Bring Your Gadgets to the Geeks
How does this thing work? Let our Geeks show you how! Bring Your Gadgets to the Geeks at the Windsor Public Library every Wednesday evening. We will take questions on devices and gadgets of all sizes and functions. No appointment necessary, the Geeks will be available on the Mezzanine from 7PM to 8:30PM weekly, and their advice is free. 860-285-1918.

KC Sisters
KC Sisters
Come to the Main Library for an enthusiastic, fun concert from the KC Sisters! This is a family band consisting of girls ages 14-21 with dad on piano. All the girls sing and play multiple instruments including violin, cello, guitar, bass, piano and drums. Their shows include multi-harmonized songs, country fiddling, originals and a wide variety of standards from jazz to country to pop to oldies. There is something here for everyone! The band will play from 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM. Free. 860-285-1918.

Ukulele for Beginners-B
If you have taken Ukulele for Beginners - A or picked up a couple of chords and basic strumming on your own, then this is the class for you. We will put the basics together and start you on the road to learning songs and having fun. Come spice up your ukulele techniques and keep strummin'! Prerequisite: Ukulele for Beginners - A class or equivalent.

$45


Yoga at Northwest Park
Yoga at Northwest Park
Beginning Wednesday, June 20 through July 25 join Blue Moon Yoga for “Summer Yoga in the Park” each Wednesday from 6:30 PM to 7:45 PM. Learn breathing techniques, yoga postures and experience essential oils. You will leave relaxed and energized. Bring a mat and blanket and come experience open flow yoga for all levels. The cost is $10.00 Windsor resident, $15.00 non-resident. Registration is required. Register online at townofwindsorct.com/recreation. Northwest Park is located at 145 Lang Road, Windsor, CT.


Adult Open Gym Pickleball

Adult Open Gym activities run through June 28 at the L.P. Wilson Community Center. Pickleball meets on Monday and Wednesday from 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM free for residents and $2.00 for non-residents. 860-285-1990.




Adult Open Volleyball

Adult Open Gym activities run through June 28 at the L.P. Wilson Community Center. Adult Open Volleyball meets Monday and Wednesday from 7:30 PM to 9:00 PM. Gym passes are $35.00 for adults or $2.00 daily drop in fee. 860-285-1990.




Mix It Up Program for 6-9 Year Olds

“Mix it Up” is an exciting, interactive, program for 6 to 9 year old's, filled with a variety of games, sports, and activities. Participants will work in a fun, supportive environment while they “mix it up” with activities like basketball, soccer, kickball, tag games, gym games, and adventure team building activities. Mix it Up will be held at Sharshon Park (rain location is the Community Center at 330 Windsor Avenue) on Wednesdays through August 8 (No class on July 4) from 7:00 PM to 7:50 PM. $55.00. 860-285-1990.



Shape Up & Work Out-Ages 55 & Older

Shape Up & Work Out begins today and continues every Monday, Wednesday and Friday through June 27 from 8:30 AM to 9:30 AM at the Senior Center. Improve the health of your heart and lungs and keep your bones strong with this on-going exercise program. Weights are available for your use. Newcomers are welcome anytime. $44.00 or $5.00 per class to drop in. No class June 22. 860-285-1992.



Sit Stretch & Groove-Age 55 & Older

Sit, Stretch & Groove begins today and continues every Monday and Wednesday from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM through June 27 at the Senior Center. This exercise class incorporates balance, stretching, walking, and energetic exercise. Participants can choose to exercise sitting in chairs, if preferred. New participants welcome. $32.00 for session or $5.00 per class to drop-in. 860-285-1992.



Start Smart Soccer - Ages 3 to 6

Start Smart Soccer is a great way to enhance parent/child bonding through a developmentally appropriate introductory soccer program for children 3 to 6 years old. Parents work together with their children in a supportive environment to create a fun and positive experience while learning the basics of soccer. This class will teach the basic skills like dribbling, passing, kicking, and other fun interactive games. Classes are held on Wednesdays through August 8 (No class on July 4) from 6:00 PM to 6:50 PM at Sharshon Park. The rain location is the Community Center at 330 Windsor Avenue. $55.00. 860-285-1990.



Yoga in the Park

Join Blue Moon Yoga for Yoga in the Park from 6:30 PM to 7:45 PM. Learn breathing techniques, yoga postures, and experience essential oils. You will leave relaxed and energized. Bring a mat and blanket and experience open flow yoga for all levels. $10.00 Windsor resident, $15.00 non-resident. Registration needed. 860-285-1886.