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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.

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
Windsor Business Connections
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

Events

e-Passport to Summer Fun in Windsor
June 22 - Aug 31 at Town of Windsor
Tour Windsor Rocks!
through Aug 23 at TourWindsorCT.org Locations
Local Artist Art Exhibit
through Labor Day
2018 Annual Mums Sale
Aug 3 at Windsor Woman’s Club
Learn to Crochet
Tuesdays at Windsor Public Library
Summer Classic Movie Series
Aug 14 at Windsor Public Library
YPW Meeting
2nd Tuesdays at 261 Broad Street, Windsor
Bring Your Gadgets to the Geeks
Wednesdays at Windsor Public Library
Prime Rib Buffet
Aug 15 at The Tavern at Keney Park.. 171 Windsor Avenue Windsor CT 06095
Concert on the Green
Aug 16 at Windsor Town Green
Farmers’ Market
Aug 16 at 240 Broad Street
Surf and Turf
Saturdays in August at The Tavern at Keney Park, 171 Windsor Avenue Windsor CT 06095
Blessing of the Animals
Aug 19 at Palisado Green on Palisado Ave. Windsor, CT 06095
The Breakfast Club & Brunch All Day
Sundays at The Tavern at Keney Park, 171 Windsor Avenue Windsor CT 06095
China Trip Orientation
Aug 20 at Windsor Public Library
Learn About Our China Trip
Aug 20 at Town Hall
Learn to Crochet
Tuesdays at Windsor Public Library
Summer Classic Movie Series
Aug 21 at Windsor Public Library
Bring Your Gadgets to the Geeks
Wednesdays at Windsor Public Library
Yoga on the Green
Aug 23 at Windsor Town Green
Concert on the Green
Aug 23 at Windsor Town Green
Farmers’ Market
Aug 23 at 240 Broad Street
Northwest Park"Nature Book Club"
4th Thurday of the month at Northwest Park, 145 Lang Road, Windsor, CT 0695
Park Here - Fly There
Aug 24 at Hampton Inn located at 2168 Poquonock Avenue • Windsor, CT
Study Spencer Repeating Rifles!
Aug 24 at Windsor Historical Society
Surf and Turf
Saturdays in August at The Tavern at Keney Park, 171 Windsor Avenue Windsor CT 06095
The Breakfast Club & Brunch All Day
Sundays at The Tavern at Keney Park, 171 Windsor Avenue Windsor CT 06095
Monday Morning Book Club
Aug 27 at Windsor Public Library
Learn to Crochet
Tuesdays at Windsor Public Library
Mobile Mammography
Aug 28 at Windsor Town Hall, 275 Broad Street, Windsor
Summer Classic Movie Series
Aug 28 at Windsor Public Library
Bring Your Gadgets to the Geeks
Wednesdays at Windsor Public Library
Farmers’ Market
Aug 30 at 240 Broad Street
The Breakfast Club & Brunch All Day
Sundays at The Tavern at Keney Park, 171 Windsor Avenue Windsor CT 06095
Learn to Crochet
Tuesdays at Windsor Public Library
Still Young Book Club
Sep 4 at Union Street Tavern, 20 Union Street
Bring Your Gadgets to the Geeks
Sep 5 at Windsor Public Library
Ukulele for Beginners-B
Sep 5 at Windsor High School J113
Windsor Business Connections
1st Wednesday unless noted
Farmers’ Market
Sep 6 at 240 Broad Street
Wine Bottle Bingo
Sep 7 at Northwest Park Pavilion, Windsor, CT
Serial Surface Design Paint Play
Sep 8 at Windsor Art Center, 40 Mechanic Street, Windsor, CT 06095
Windsor Fife & Drum Parade & Muster
Sep 8 at Windsor Town Green
The Breakfast Club & Brunch All Day
Sundays at The Tavern at Keney Park, 171 Windsor Avenue Windsor CT 06095
Keeping You & Your Heart Healthy
Sep 10 at Windsor Town Hall, 275 Broad Street, Windsor
Learn to Crochet
Tuesdays at Windsor Public Library
YPW Meeting
2nd Tuesdays at 261 Broad Street, Windsor
Bring Your Gadgets to the Geeks
Sep 12 at Windsor Public Library
Financial Talk with John Sheerin
Sep 12 at LP Wilson Community Center, All Purpose One Room
Alzheimer's Support Group
2nd Thursdays at Kimberly Hall North
Farmers’ Market
Sep 13 at 240 Broad Street
Jan's Sewing Hour
Sep 13 at Windsor Public Library
Connect with Spirit Under the Stars
Sep 14 at Brown's Harvest
The Breakfast Club & Brunch All Day
Sundays at The Tavern at Keney Park, 171 Windsor Avenue Windsor CT 06095
Learn to Crochet
Tuesdays at Windsor Public Library
TVCA Table Top Expo
Sep 18 at La Notte, 17 Thompson Rd, East Windsor
Bring Your Gadgets to the Geeks
Sep 19 at Windsor Public Library
Farmers’ Market
Sep 20 at 240 Broad Street
Windsor Citizens Academy
Sep 20 at Various Town of Windsor faciliities
Free Film Friday
Sep 21 at Windsor Art Center, 40 Mechanic St, Windsor, CT 06095
Touch-A-Truck
Sep 22 at Brown's Harvest
British Wives & the American Rev
Sep 23 at Oliver Ellsworth Homestead
The Breakfast Club & Brunch All Day
Sundays at The Tavern at Keney Park, 171 Windsor Avenue Windsor CT 06095
Cut the Cord
Sep 24 at Windsor Public Library
Monday Morning Book Club
Sep 24 at Windsor Public Library
Park Here - Fly There
Sep 24 at Hampton Inn located at 2168 Poquonock Avenue • Windsor, CT
Learn to Crochet
Tuesdays at Windsor Public Library
Bring Your Gadgets to the Geeks
Sep 26 at Windsor Public Library
Farmers’ Market
Sep 27 at 240 Broad Street
From Jazz to Soul
Sep 27 at Windsor Public Library
Windsor Citizens Academy
Sep 27 at Various Town of Windsor faciliities
Ray of Hope Celebration Bash
Sep 28 at The North House 1 Nod Road Avon, CT 06001
Maple To Table Fundraising Dinner
Sep 28 at Northwest Park
Take Apart Workshop
Sep 29 at Windsor Public Library
The Breakfast Club & Brunch All Day
Sundays at The Tavern at Keney Park, 171 Windsor Avenue Windsor CT 06095
Learn to Crochet
Tuesdays at Windsor Public Library
Still Young Book Club
Oct 2 at Tunxis Grill, 3 Tunxis Avenue
Bring Your Gadgets to the Geeks
Oct 3 at Windsor Public Library
Windsor Business Connections
1st Wednesday unless noted
Farmers’ Market
Oct 4 at 240 Broad Street
Windsor Citizens Academy
Oct 4 at Various Town of Windsor faciliities
Chili Challenge
Oct 6 at Windsor Town Green
Windsor Lions Fall Craft Fair
Oct 6 at Town Greene
The Breakfast Club & Brunch All Day
Sundays at The Tavern at Keney Park, 171 Windsor Avenue Windsor CT 06095
Essential Oils 101
Oct 9 at Windsor Public Library
Learn to Crochet
Tuesdays at Windsor Public Library
YPW Meeting
2nd Tuesdays at 261 Broad Street, Windsor
Bring Your Gadgets to the Geeks
Oct 10 at Windsor Public Library
Ukulele for Beginners-B
Oct 10 at Windsor High School J113
Alzheimer's Support Group
2nd Thursdays at Kimberly Hall North
Farmers’ Market
Oct 11 at 240 Broad Street
Windsor Citizens Academy
Oct 11 at Various Town of Windsor faciliities