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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

Have A Heart for Mary's Place
All of February at Local Area Businesses
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
FREE Genealogy Support Group
Mar 1 at Windsor Historical Society
Traditional and Modern Community Dan
Mar 1 at Windsor High School Cafeteria
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
Mar 2 at The Tavern at Keney Park.. 171 Windsor Avenue Windsor CT 06095
Friday Night Lights
Mar 2 at Community Center at 330 Windsor Avenue
Cross-country Skiing & Snowshoeing
Saturdays and Sundays at Northwest Park, 145 Lang Road, Windsor, CT 0695
Hearth Cooking Demo & Cookie Deco!
Mar 3 at Windsor Historical Society
It's the Windsor Feud!
Mar 3 at Windsor Town Hall and live on Win-TV and Win-TV.org
Northwest Park Coffeehouse Concert
Mar 3 at Northwest Park Nature Center 145 Lang Road Windsor CT
Steak Dinner
Mar 3 at The Tavern at Keney Park.. 171 Windsor Avenue Windsor CT 06095
Weekend Workshop: Custom Wood Signs
Mar 3 at Windsor Public Library
Cross-country Skiing & Snowshoeing
Saturdays and Sundays at Northwest Park, 145 Lang Road, Windsor, CT 0695
The Breakfast Club & Brunch All Day
Sundays at The Tavern at Keney Park, 171 Windsor Avenue Windsor CT 06095
Senior Citizen Day at Menchie's
Mar 5 at Menchie's Frozen Yogurt
Talk & Toys
Mar 5 at Windsor Public Library
Young Artists After School Program
Mar 5 at Windsor Art Center Studios
It's the Windsor Feud!
Mar 3 at Windsor Town Hall and live on Win-TV and Win-TV.org
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