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What's Going on in Windsor

October 19 - 25, 2017
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Candidates Night-BOE
Wednesday, Oct 25, 2017

The Windsor Chamber of Commerce and the League of Women Voters invite you to a Windsor Board of Education Candidates Night that will be held on October 25 from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM at WindsorTown Hall. Take this opportunity to meet with candidates running for public office and to ask the tough questions. Open to the businesses and the public. Free. 860-688-5165 or WindsorCC.org.

Windsor Art Center Mini Photo Shoot
Thursday, Oct 19, 2017

Embrace yourself mini photo shoot with Katrina Russo: Thursday, October 19; Friday, October 20; Sunday, October 22. Mini photo shoot for women to help engage and embrace their sense of self confidence. Time slots available. Please call 860-604-7075.

Windsor Art Center kicks off its 10th anniversary celebration with an opening reception for Piece By Piece: selected works from the Mothers In Art (MIA) Artist Collective. This exhibit, which runs from September 16 through October 28, responds to the title question of Jacoba Urist’s May 21, 2015 article in The New York Times, “Why Can’t Great Art
Shred Day at Windsor Federal Saving
Saturday, Oct 21, 2017

Windsor Federal Savings will be holding a Free Shred Day on Saturday, October 21 from 9:00 am - 1:00 pm at the Windsor Center Loan office located at 270 Broad Street in Windsor Center.

Please Bring a Non-perishable Food item to Benefit the Windsor Food Bank!

Free to customers and the general public. There is a two box/bag limit per person; staples do not have to be removed but all documents must be taken out of folders and binders. For further information, please email mwalker@windsorfederal.com.

Benefits of a Good Night's Sleep
Tuesday, Oct 24, 2017

It is a common misconception that sleep needs decline with age. Jo Anne Harrison-Becker, MS will be presenting The Benefits of a Good Night’s Sleep and there is something for everyone to learn about sleep habits and improving them. The seminar will be from 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM at the Main Library. Doors will open at 6:15 PM. Registration is requested. Free. Please call 860-285-1918 to register.
Survive & Thrive/Sage Park Middle
Wednesday, Oct 25, 2017

A Family Engagement Series that will help and support families in Middle School.
This particular series will help families navigate through Sage Park Middle School successfully.
10% More Buying Event
Fri and Sat, Oct. 20 - 21

Bring your gold and silver jewelry, military items, watches, paintings, and collectibles to James Selig Antiques on Friday and Saturday Oct 20 - 21 and we will pay you 10% MORE on everything we purchase from you.

Example, if your items are worth $200, you'll get an extra $20!
NWP Coffeehouse Concert Hot Flashes
Saturday, Oct 28, 2017

The Northwest Park Concert Series will present The Hot Flashes in concert on Saturday, October 28 at 7:30 pm at the Northwest Park Nature Center in Windsor.

The Hot Flashes are an exciting and eclectic group fronted by three female vocalists who have made a name for themselves on the New England music scene and have reunited after a 13 year hiatus to bring their tight vocal harmonies and jazzy acoustic stylings to a number of select venues in the area. The Flashes are Amy Gallatin, who with her expressive soulful singing has made a name for herself both in the US/Canada and overseas, a
Back to the Future Community Cinema
Saturday, Oct 21, 2017

Saturday, October 21, 2017 1:00 pm-3:00 pm

Different community Groups and Organizations recreated different parts of the movie "Back to the Future" and spliced them together for an entertaining hilarious movie!

*Food and refreshments available for purchase
*Prizes for best interpretation, best acting and more!
*Check out our friends at Northampton Community Television and how they created a similar project!

Buy tickets online at https://win-tv.org/anniversary/win-tv-community-cinema or at the door.
"Creatures of the Night"
Saturday, Oct 21, 2017

Windsor’s Northwest Park Hosts
“Creatures of the Night”

Join the staff of Northwest Park on Saturday, October 21th for our annual “Creatures of the Night” from 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM. Take a guided tour on an adventure to find the creatures that are active in the night. While walking along the illuminated trails you will meet up with “animals” that speak on this special night. It won’t be spooky or scary, so bring the family for a night of nature and fun! Treats and other activities provided. The cost is $3.00 (Windsor residents), $5.00 (non-residents). Children two and under are free. T
Wednesday Night Trivia
Wednesdays thru Nov 22

Join us on Wednesday nights for trivia paired with happy hour until we close!! Enclosed terrace with a fire place and a beautiful view of the fall foliage at Keney Park Golf Course.
Robert Noreika Painting Workshop
Saturday, Oct 21, 2017

Robert Noreika shares his signature “fluid” painting method in acrylic.
This workshop works well for the oil painter as well as the watercolorist, and students will experience Robert’s relaxed teaching approach, which has been enjoyed by many students and professional artists through the years. Robert has an incredible ability to spontaneously see the big picture and transfer it onto paper by assessing different values and colors to create a painting.
$125.00 per student • Max enrollment is 15.
Monday Morning Book Club
Monday, Oct 23, 2017

Make this year the year you join the Monday Morning Book Club for a lively discussion of Do No Harm: Stories of Life and Death and Brain Surgery by Henry Marsh. 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. For a list of titles we will be reading this year visit www.windsorlibrary.com 860-285-1918.
Farmers' Market
Thursdays thru Oct 19

The First Town Downtown 2017 Farmers’ Market is gearing up for its 9th season! This well-attended local marketplace in Windsor Center includes locally grown fruits, vegetables, baked goods, herbs, eggs, cheese, skincare products, candles and more.

The Farmers’ Market runs every Thursday June 29 - October 19 from 3:30-6:30pm and is located at 240 Broad Street in the center of Windsor.

Events

Bring Your Gadgets to the Geeks
Sep 19 at Windsor Public Library
Grand Opening & Ribbon Cutting
Sep 19 at Smiles of Windsor LLC
Main Street Matters
Sep 19 at Windsor Art Center located at 40 Mechanic St
Community Read in!
Sep 20 at Windsor Historical Society
Fall Yoga at Northwest Park
Sep 20 at Northwest Park, 145 Lang Road, Windsor, CT 0695
Farmers’ Market
Sep 20 at 240 Broad Street
Plant Nite Fundraiser
Sep 20 at Northwest Park, 135 Lang Rd Windsor, CT
Slim Nation
Sep 20 at Brown's Harvest
Windsor Citizens Academy
Sep 20 at Various Town of Windsor faciliities
Calling All Windsor Men
Sep 21 at Windsor Public Schools
Free Film Friday
Sep 21 at Windsor Art Center, 40 Mechanic St, Windsor, CT 06095
$5 after 5pm Saturdays in September
Sep 22 at The Tavern at Keney Park
Hobbit Day
Sep 22 at Windsor Public Library
IGMA Guild Show
Sep 22 at Windsor Marriott 28 Day Hill Rd. Windsor CT 06095
One Day Special Game Sale
Sep 22 at House of Books and Games
Touch-A-Truck
Sep 22 at Brown's Harvest
Windsor Freedom Trail Walking Tour
Sep 22 at Begins at Archer Memorial AME Zion Church, 320 Hayden Station Road, Windsor
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
Tree, Plant & Wild Edibles Hike
Sep 23 at Northwest Park & Nature Center
Cut the Cord
Sep 24 at Windsor Public Library
Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting
Sep 24 at 97 B Pierson Lane
Iceland Trip Document Night
Sep 24 at Town Hall
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
“You Asked For It"
Sep 25 at Chamber office
Your Ancestry DNA Results
Sep 25 at Windsor Historical Society
Youth In Action 2018 - 2019
Sep 25 at 330 WIndsor Ave Community Center
Bring Your Gadgets to the Geeks
Sep 26 at Windsor Public Library
Windsor Police Cadets Recognition
Sep 26 at Windsor Town Hall Council Chambers
Fall Yoga at Northwest Park
Sep 27 at Northwest Park, 145 Lang Road, Windsor, CT 0695
Farmers’ Market
Sep 27 at 240 Broad Street
From Jazz to Soul
Sep 27 at Windsor Public Library
Paint Night On the Farm
Sep 27 at Brown's Harvest
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
$5 after 5pm Saturdays in September
Sep 29 at The Tavern at Keney Park
Home Alone Safety Class
Sep 29 at 330 WIndsor Avenue Community Center
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
Youth In Action 2018 - 2019
Oct 2 at 330 WIndsor Ave Community Center
Bring Your Gadgets to the Geeks
Oct 3 at Windsor Public Library
Heritage Brick Installation
Oct 3 at Brick Patio at Central Street
Windsor Business Connections
1st Wednesday unless noted
Fall Yoga at Northwest Park
Oct 4 at Northwest Park, 145 Lang Road, Windsor, CT 0695
Farmers’ Market
Oct 4 at 240 Broad Street
Free Genealogy Support Group!
Oct 4 at Windsor Historical Society
Mother - Daughter Circle
Oct 4 at 330 WIndsor Avenue Community Center
Parenting 101
Oct 4 at 330 WIndsor Avenue Community Center
Senior Health Fair/Flu Shot Clinic
Oct 4 at Windsor Sr. Ctr. @ LP Wilson Community Ctr., 599 Matianuck Ave, Windsor, CT
Windsor Citizens Academy
Oct 4 at Various Town of Windsor faciliities
Outdoor Family Movie Night
Oct 5 at Brown's Harvest 1911 Poquonock Ave Windsor
World Smile Day
Oct 5 at Menchie's Frozen Yogurt 1095 Kennedy Road Windsor, CT
Chili Challenge
Oct 6 at Windsor Town Green
Grace Church Rummage & Bake Sale
Oct 6 at 311 Broad St., Windsor, CT
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
Art Demonstration by Sharon Kokay
Oct 9 at L.P. Wilson Community Center
Essential Oils 101
Oct 9 at Windsor Public Library
Learn to Crochet
Tuesdays at Windsor Public Library
Youth In Action 2018 - 2019
Oct 9 at 330 WIndsor Ave Community Center
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
Fall Yoga at Northwest Park
Oct 11 at Northwest Park, 145 Lang Road, Windsor, CT 0695
Farmers’ Market
Oct 11 at 240 Broad Street
Mother - Daughter Circle
Oct 11 at 330 WIndsor Avenue Community Center
Parenting 101
Oct 11 at 330 WIndsor Avenue Community Center
Windsor Citizens Academy
Oct 11 at Various Town of Windsor faciliities
"You Asked For It"
Oct 11 at Chamber office
Young Professional's Escape Room
Oct 12 at AdventurEscape Room in Windsor Locks
ARC Babysitters Training Class
Oct 13 at 330 WIndsor Avenue Community Center
Choose your own adventure sale
Oct 14 at House of books and games
The Breakfast Club & Brunch All Day
Sundays at The Tavern at Keney Park, 171 Windsor Avenue Windsor CT 06095
Healthy Minds
Oct 16 at Windsor Public Library
Learn to Crochet
Tuesdays at Windsor Public Library
Magic of Communication
Oct 16 at Windsor Public Library
Windsor Junior Woman's Club Meeting
Oct 16 at Union Street Tavern in Windsor Center
Youth In Action 2018 - 2019
Oct 16 at 330 WIndsor Ave Community Center
Bring Your Gadgets to the Geeks
Oct 17 at Windsor Public Library
You Asked For It
Oct 17 at Chamber office
Fall Yoga at Northwest Park
Oct 18 at Northwest Park, 145 Lang Road, Windsor, CT 0695
Farmers’ Market
Oct 18 at 240 Broad Street
Mother - Daughter Circle
Oct 18 at 330 WIndsor Avenue Community Center
Parenting 101
Oct 18 at 330 WIndsor Avenue Community Center
Windsor Citizens Academy
Oct 18 at Various Town of Windsor faciliities
Flashlight Maze
Oct 19 at Browns Harvest 1911 Poquonock Ave Windsor
Wine & Whiskey Tasting
Oct 19 at The Tavern at Keney Park
The Breakfast Club & Brunch All Day
Sundays at The Tavern at Keney Park, 171 Windsor Avenue Windsor CT 06095
Cut the Cord
Oct 22 at Windsor Public Library
Monday Morning Book Club
Oct 22 at Windsor Public Library
Color Odyssey
Oct 23 at Windsor Public Library
Healthy Minds
Oct 23 at Windsor Public Library
Learn to Crochet
Tuesdays at Windsor Public Library
Youth In Action 2018 - 2019
Oct 23 at 330 WIndsor Ave Community Center
Bring Your Gadgets to the Geeks
Oct 24 at Windsor Public Library
Candidates Night
Oct 24 at Windsor Town Hall
Park Here - Fly There
Oct 24 at Hampton Inn located at 2168 Poquonock Avenue • Windsor, CT
Mother - Daughter Circle
Oct 25 at 330 WIndsor Avenue Community Center
Parenting 101
Oct 25 at 330 WIndsor Avenue Community Center
Silk'n Sounds
Oct 25 at Windsor Public Library
Windsor Citizens Academy
Oct 25 at Various Town of Windsor faciliities
Flashlight Maze
Oct 26 at Browns Harvest 1911 Poquonock Ave Windsor
Color Odyssey
Oct 27 at Windsor Public Library
Flashlight Maze
Oct 27 at Browns Harvest 1911 Poquonock Ave Windsor
The Breakfast Club & Brunch All Day
Sundays at The Tavern at Keney Park, 171 Windsor Avenue Windsor CT 06095
Credit Score Lunch and Learn
Oct 30 at 360 Federal Credit Union
Healthy Minds
Oct 30 at Windsor Public Library
Learn to Crochet
Tuesdays at Windsor Public Library
Youth In Action 2018 - 2019
Oct 30 at 330 WIndsor Ave Community Center
Nightmare on Broad Street
Oct 31 at Windsor Town Center
Mother - Daughter Circle
Nov 1 at 330 WIndsor Avenue Community Center
Parenting 101
Nov 1 at 330 WIndsor Avenue Community Center
Windsor Citizens Academy
Nov 1 at Various Town of Windsor faciliities
The Breakfast Club & Brunch All Day
Sundays at The Tavern at Keney Park, 171 Windsor Avenue Windsor CT 06095
Fencing Class
Nov 5 at LP Wilson Community Center
Healthy Minds
Nov 6 at Windsor Public Library
Learn to Crochet
Tuesdays at Windsor Public Library
Still Young Book Club
Nov 6 at Tavern at Keney Park, 171 Windsor Ave
Youth In Action 2018 - 2019
Nov 6 at 330 WIndsor Ave Community Center
Fencing Class
Nov 7 at LP Wilson Community Center
Bring Your Gadgets to the Geeks
Nov 7 at Windsor Public Library
Windsor Business Connections
1st Wednesday unless noted
Alzheimer's Support Group
2nd Thursdays at Kimberly Hall North
Mother - Daughter Circle
Nov 8 at 330 WIndsor Avenue Community Center
Parenting 101
Nov 8 at 330 WIndsor Avenue Community Center
The Breakfast Club & Brunch All Day
Sundays at The Tavern at Keney Park, 171 Windsor Avenue Windsor CT 06095
Fencing Class
Nov 12 at LP Wilson Community Center
Essential Oils: Winter Immune Suppo
Nov 13 at Windsor Public Library
Healthy Minds
Nov 13 at Windsor Public Library
Learn to Crochet
Tuesdays at Windsor Public Library
Youth In Action 2018 - 2019
Nov 13 at 330 WIndsor Ave Community Center
YPW Meeting
2nd Tuesdays at 261 Broad Street, Windsor
Fencing Class
Nov 14 at LP Wilson Community Center
Bring Your Gadgets to the Geeks
Nov 14 at Windsor Public Library
Ukulele for Beginners-B
Nov 14 at Windsor High School J113
Mother - Daughter Circle
Nov 15 at 330 WIndsor Avenue Community Center
The Breakfast Club & Brunch All Day
Sundays at The Tavern at Keney Park, 171 Windsor Avenue Windsor CT 06095