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Windsor Chamber News
October 10, 2017
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Business After Hours

The Windsor Chamber of Commerce’s October Business After Hours will be held on Wednesday, October 11th from 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM, hosted by Hampton Inn located at 2168 Poquonock Avenue. Network with other businesses and learn more about this Windsor Business. There will be a raffle and refreshments. Free to Windsor Chamber members and TVCA Members. $5.00 for non-chamber members. 860-688-5165 or WindsorCC.org.





Ambassadors /Membership Committee

Join one of the most important and exciting committees in the Chamber. Learn about this fun committee, meet the existing members and enjoy breakfast and lively discussion. The Committee meets the second Thursday of the month at 9:30 AM.

Next Meeting - Thursday, February 8

Volunteer Opportunity - If you are interested in being a member of the Ambassadors (formerly the Membership Committee) please call Jane Garibay at 860-688-5165.

MISSION
The purpose of the Ambassadors is to serve as the viable and visible "goodwill arm" of the Chamber.





Businesses Fueling Minds Through Books

Volunteer to Read!

Get involved in the community! We're looking for volunteers from local businesses and the community at large to spend half an hour on October 27, 2017 at 10:00 am reading to students in our Windsor Preschool to Grade 2 classrooms.

Please call the Chamber Office at 860-688-5165 to volunteer or email info@windsorcc.org.

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Auction Beneficiary Application Form

The Auction Committee meets in November to choose the beneficiaries for the next Auction. Please submit your application by October 10th.

Beneficiaries must:

1. Be a Non-profit organization 501(c)(3)

2. Be a Windsor-based organization

3. Be able to purchase a minimum of 20 tickets and solicit up to 20 auction items (for their benefit)
4. Not host their own auction.


Nominate a deserving non-profit today.
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Join the Auction Committee

Join the Auction Committee
The Annual auction is the Chamber's biggest fund raiser of the year, and a major way that the Chamber helps the community.

The Auction committee assembles each year to:
1. Nominate beneficiaries (Fall)
2. Solicit and follow up on donations from membership and the community (January-April)
3. Setup the day of the auction
4. Run the auction
5. Clean up

Joining this committee is a great way to be a help to the Chamber and the community and meet a lot of great people!

To join, call the office at 860-688-5165.






Reverend’s Bar & Kitchen Brings Local Flavor to Newly Renovated Hartford/Windsor Marriott

The Hartford/Windsor Marriott recently completed their year-long renovation process to become the most “Marriott Modern” Hotel in Connecticut, which included the addition of new restaurant, Reverend’s Bar & Kitchen. The hotel and restaurant renovations were completed by MBA Architecture & Interior Design. Reverend’s Bar & Kitchen is located inside the Hartford/Windsor Marriott Airport at 28 Day Hill Road, Windsor, Conn.

“Our team of associates and the local community are excited to welcome Reverend’s Bar & Kitchen to the Hartford/Windsor Marriott,” said Michael Trosin, General Manager. “The r
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Upcoming Events

10/4/17
YPW Connect
10/10/17
You Asked For It - Business Seminar
10/11/17
Business After Hours
10/27/17
Businesses Fueling Minds
11/1/17
Windsor Business Connections
11/1/17
Open House
11/1/17
YPW Connect

Events

Have A Heart for Mary's Place
All of February at Local Area Businesses
Oscar Nominee Series
Feb 20 at Windsor Public Library
$5 Wednesday
Wednesdays at Menchie's Frozen Yogurt 1095 Kennedy Rd Windsor, CT 06074
Bring Your Gadgets to the Geeks
Wednesdays at Windsor Public Library
Business After Hours
Feb 21 at One Emerson Drive
Comedy Night
Feb 21 at The Tavern at Keney Park.. 171 Windsor Avenue Windsor CT 06095
Social Security Benefits
Feb 21 at WCC Office - 261 Broad Street, Windsor
Trivia at Buffalo Wild Wings
Feb 21 at Buffalo Wild Wings in Windsor
Wacky Wednesdays
Feb 21 at The Tavern at Keney Park.. 171 Windsor Avenue Windsor CT 06095
Co Existing with Wildlife
Feb 22 at Windsor Public Library
Windsor Police Community Forum
Feb 22 at Windsor Town Hall - 275 Broad Street
Black History Jeopardy
Feb 23 at Windsor Town Hall, Council Chambers
Book Babies
Fridays at Windsor Public Library
Date Night BOGO 1/2 Off
Fridays at Menchie's Frozen Yogurt 1095 Kennedy Rd Windsor, CT 06074
Fish Fry Friday
Feb 23 at The Tavern at Keney Park.. 171 Windsor Avenue Windsor CT 06095
Wine & Whiskey Tasting
Feb 23 at The Tavern at Keney Park
Cross-country Skiing & Snowshoeing
Saturdays and Sundays at Northwest Park, 145 Lang Road, Windsor, CT 0695
Steak Dinner
Feb 24 at The Tavern at Keney Park.. 171 Windsor Avenue Windsor CT 06095
Police Cadets Spaghetti Supper
Feb 24 at Trinity United Methodist Church
Cross-country Skiing & Snowshoeing
Saturdays and Sundays at Northwest Park, 145 Lang Road, Windsor, CT 0695
Open Skate at Loomis Ice Rink
Most Sundays at Loomis Chaffee Ice Rink - Island Road
The Breakfast Club & Brunch All Day
Sundays at The Tavern at Keney Park, 171 Windsor Avenue Windsor CT 06095
Ballroom Dancing for Beginners
Feb 26 at Windsor High School Cafeteria
Monday Morning Book Club
Feb 26 at Windsor Public Library
Senior Citizen Day at Menchie's
Feb 26 at Menchie's Frozen Yogurt
Talk & Toys
Feb 26 at Windsor Public Library
Vigorous Kripalu Yoga
Feb 26 at Windsor High School J105
Young Artists After School Program
Feb 26 at Windsor Art Center Studios
Oscar Nominee Series
Feb 27 at Windsor Public Library
$5 Wednesday
Wednesdays at Menchie's Frozen Yogurt 1095 Kennedy Rd Windsor, CT 06074
Bring Your Gadgets to the Geeks
Wednesdays at Windsor Public Library
Budget Wkshp for Windsor Residents
Feb 28 at Windsor Town Hall - 275 Broad Street
Community Dancing
Wednesdays at Windsor High School Cafeteria
Harriet Tubman History Performance
Feb 28 at LP Wilson Community Center Auditorium
Prime Rib Buffet
Feb 28 at Tavern at Keney Park 171 Windsor Ave Windsor, CT
Wacky Wednesdays
Feb 28 at The Tavern at Keney Park.. 171 Windsor Avenue Windsor CT 06095
Traditional and Modern Community Dan
Mar 1 at Windsor High School Cafeteria
Book Babies
Fridays at Windsor Public Library
Business After Hours
Feb 21 at One Emerson Drive
Trivia at Buffalo Wild Wings
Feb 21 at Buffalo Wild Wings in Windsor
Windsor Business Connections
1st Wednesday unless noted
Windsor Business Connections
1st Wednesday unless noted
Windsor Chamber Cares Auction
Apr 6 at Maneely's Banquet and Catering - 65 Rye St, South Windsor, CT
Trivia at Buffalo Wild Wings
Feb 21 at Buffalo Wild Wings in Windsor