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.
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
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
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.
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!
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
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
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.
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.
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.