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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

Socktober - winter sock collection
thru December at Windsor Social Services, LP Wilson Community Center, 599 Matianuck Avenue
Toys For Tots Drive
Nov 21 at 340 Broad St, Windsor, CT Suite 208
Windsor Art Ctr Holiday Art & Craft
Dec 8 at Windsor Art Center, 40 Mechanic St, Windsor
Alzheimer's Support Group
2nd Thursdays at Kimberly Hall North
"Natural Wreath Making" at NWP
Dec 13 at Northwest Park & Nature Center
Reading Challenge
Dec 13 at Windsor Public Library
Christmas Tree & Holiday Open House
Dec 15 at 234 Kenswick Lane, Windsor
Down South Saturdays
Saturdays at The Tavern at Keney Park
National Wreaths Across America Day
Dec 15 at Windsor Veterans Memorial Cemetery on East St
Christmas Tree & Holiday Open House
Dec 16 at 234 Kenswick Lane, Windsor
The Breakfast Club & Brunch All Day
Sundays at The Tavern at Keney Park, 171 Windsor Avenue Windsor CT 06095
Fencing Class
Dec 17 at LP Wilson Community Center
Monday Morning Book Club
Dec 17 at Windsor Public Library
Learn to Crochet
Tuesdays at Windsor Public Library
Youth In Action 2018 - 2019
Tuesdays at 330 WIndsor Ave Community Center
Fencing Class
Dec 19 at LP Wilson Community Center
Bring Your Gadgets to the Geeks
Dec 19 at Windsor Public Library
Ukulele for Beginners-B
Dec 19 at Windsor High School J113
Down South Saturdays
Saturdays at The Tavern at Keney Park
Dr. Curry & Santa Christmas Party
Dec 22 at Wilson Fire Department- 50 Pine Lane
"Winter Solstice Full Moon Hike"
Dec 22 at Northwest Park & Nature Center, 145 Lang Road, Windsor, CT
The Breakfast Club & Brunch All Day
Sundays at The Tavern at Keney Park, 171 Windsor Avenue Windsor CT 06095
Fencing Class
Dec 24 at LP Wilson Community Center
Youth In Action 2018 - 2019
Tuesdays at 330 WIndsor Ave Community Center
Fencing Class
Dec 26 at LP Wilson Community Center
Down South Saturdays
Saturdays 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
Fencing Class
Dec 31 at LP Wilson Community Center
New Years Eve Happy Hour
Dec 31 at The Tavern at Keney Park
New Years Day Brunch at The Tavern
Jan 1, 2019 at The Tavern at Keney Park.. 171 Windsor Avenue Windsor CT 06095
Youth In Action 2018 - 2019
Tuesdays at 330 WIndsor Ave Community Center
Fencing Class
Jan 2, 2019 at LP Wilson Community Center
Bring Your Gadgets to the Geeks
Jan 2, 2019 at Windsor Public Library
Windsor Business Connections
1st Wednesday unless noted
The Breakfast Club & Brunch All Day
Sundays at The Tavern at Keney Park, 171 Windsor Avenue Windsor CT 06095
Fencing Class
Jan 7, 2019 at LP Wilson Community Center
Learn to Crochet
Jan 8, 2019
Youth In Action 2018 - 2019
Tuesdays at 330 WIndsor Ave Community Center
YPW Meeting
2nd Tuesdays at 261 Broad Street, Windsor
Fencing Class
Jan 9, 2019 at LP Wilson Community Center
Bring Your Gadgets to the Geeks
Jan 9, 2019 at Windsor Public Library
Business After Hours
Jan 9, 2019 at Tavern at Keney Park
Alzheimer's Support Group
2nd Thursdays at Kimberly Hall North
The Breakfast Club & Brunch All Day
Sundays at The Tavern at Keney Park, 171 Windsor Avenue Windsor CT 06095
Fencing Class
Jan 14, 2019 at LP Wilson Community Center
Jan's Sewing Hour
Jan 15, 2019 at Windsor Public Library
Learn to Crochet
Jan 15, 2019
Windsor Junior Woman's Club Meeting
Jan 15, 2019 at Union Street Tavern in Windsor Center
Youth In Action 2018 - 2019
Tuesdays at 330 WIndsor Ave Community Center
Fencing Class
Jan 16, 2019 at LP Wilson Community Center
Bring Your Gadgets to the Geeks
Jan 16, 2019 at Windsor Public Library
Botanical Illust. Poster Hanging
Jan 17, 2019 at Windsor Public Library
Botanical Illust. Poster Hanging
Jan 19, 2019 at Windsor Public Library
The Breakfast Club & Brunch All Day
Sundays at The Tavern at Keney Park, 171 Windsor Avenue Windsor CT 06095
Fencing Class
Jan 21, 2019 at LP Wilson Community Center
Learn to Crochet
Jan 22, 2019
Youth In Action 2018 - 2019
Tuesdays at 330 WIndsor Ave Community Center
Fencing Class
Jan 23, 2019 at LP Wilson Community Center
Bring Your Gadgets to the Geeks
Jan 23, 2019 at Windsor Public Library
Ukulele for Beginners-B
Jan 23, 2019 at Windsor High School J113
Downton Abbey Inspired Tea
Jan 27, 2019 at Windsor Public Library
The Breakfast Club & Brunch All Day
Sundays at The Tavern at Keney Park, 171 Windsor Avenue Windsor CT 06095
Fencing Class
Jan 28, 2019 at LP Wilson Community Center
Monday Morning Book Club
Jan 28, 2019 at Windsor Public Library
Learn to Crochet
Jan 29, 2019
Oscar Nominee Series
Jan 29, 2019 at Windsor Public Library
Youth In Action 2018 - 2019
Tuesdays at 330 WIndsor Ave Community Center
Fencing Class
Jan 30, 2019 at LP Wilson Community Center
Bring Your Gadgets to the Geeks
Jan 30, 2019 at Windsor Public Library
The Breakfast Club & Brunch All Day
Sundays at The Tavern at Keney Park, 171 Windsor Avenue Windsor CT 06095
Fencing Class
Feb 4, 2019 at LP Wilson Community Center
Learn to Crochet
Feb 5, 2019
Oscar Nominee Series
Feb 5, 2019 at Windsor Public Library
Youth In Action 2018 - 2019
Tuesdays at 330 WIndsor Ave Community Center
Fencing Class
Feb 6, 2019 at LP Wilson Community Center
Bring Your Gadgets to the Geeks
Feb 6, 2019 at Windsor Public Library
Windsor Business Connections
1st Wednesday unless noted
The Breakfast Club & Brunch All Day
Sundays at The Tavern at Keney Park, 171 Windsor Avenue Windsor CT 06095
Fencing Class
Feb 11, 2019 at LP Wilson Community Center
Cut the Cord
Feb 11, 2019 at Windsor Public Library