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What's Going on in Windsor

August 29 - September 5, 2019
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Summer Concerts on the Green
Aug 29, 2019

Summer Concerts on the Green
First Town Downtown invites you to the summer concert series sponsored by Windsor Businesses. Concerts are on Thursday evenings from 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm on the Windsor Town Green and are free to the public.

*Rain dates for all regular concerts are the following Tuesday

Aug 29th Personal Touch - sponsor Don Trinks / Bart's Drive In, Sharon Dillon Rispoli / Berkshire Hathaway and the Windsor High Alumni Blow out Bash (All Classes)

Come out for dinner at one of our local Windsor restaurants and a concert on the green!

Summer Concerts are a 'stampable' page in the Windsor Chamber of Commerce
FTDT Farmers' Market
Thursdays

FTDT Farmers' Market
The First Town Downtown Farmers’ Market will run from June 27 - October 17, 2019 on Thursdays from 3:00 to 6:00 pm (new time) at 240 Broad Street in Windsor Center. This well-attended local marketplace in Windsor Center includes locally grown fruits, vegetables, baked goods, herbs, eggs, cheese, skincare products, candles and more.

On October 17th - Recipe contest to win a Geissler’s gift card

Blood/Cholesterol Reduction Series
Tuesday, Sep 3, 2019

Blood/Cholesterol Reduction Series
The Windsor Health Department will be hosting a series of programs on Blood Cholesterol Reduction on the following dates and times:
Tuesday, September 3, 2019 6:30pm – 8:30pm
Thursday, September 5, 2019 6:30pm – 8:30pm
Monday, September 9, 2019 6:30pm – 8:30pm
Wednesday, September 11, 2019 6:30pm – 8:30pm
You will want to attend each night!

Location: Town Hall, 1st floor
Registration: Go to www.townofwindsorct.com or call 860-285-1823 or X 1824
Financial underwriting from the Connecticut State Department of Public Hea
Now Enrolling (PK - Gr. 8)
thru Sept 1

Now Enrolling (PK - Gr. 8)
St. Gabriel School is still accepting applications for enrollment for most grades. Our summer hours are Monday - Friday, 8am - 3pm. Visit our website for more information and enrollment forms (www. StGabrielSchool.org), or call to learn more or schedule a tour (860-688-6401). Classes start September 4th.
Red Door Food Pantry CLOSED
Wednesdays

Red Door Food Pantry CLOSED
Due to COVID19, The Red Door of Grace Food Pantry is closed until further notice.
ABC's of Genealogy Part 1
Thursday, Sep 5, 2019

ABC's of Genealogy Part 1
Please join us for an illuminating series of sessions introducing people to the ABCs of Genealogy at Windsor Historical Society. The sessions take place September 5, 12, and 18, 2019 from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. Genealogy research can be rewarding and frustrating at the same time. Knowing where to look (it’s NOT all on the internet!) can make your adventure more gratifying and less of a major task.

In three separate sessions led by Dave Robison, free and fee-based websites, libraries, archives, courthouses, and other places to find genealogical resource materials will be discussed. Different typ
Lobster Roll Mania
Saturday, Aug 31, 2019

Lobster Roll Mania
Labor Day Weekend come to The Tavern at Keney Park and enjoy hand picked lobster, on a toasted roll with hot butter, fresh squeezed citrus served with corn on the cob and our homemade kettle chips for only $14.99 reservations are highly recommended. For reservations please call 860-757-0658
Learn to Crochet
Tuesdays

Learn to Crochet
Learn to Crochet is offered on Tuesdays from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM every week at the Main Library. This is an informal, drop-in group of crocheters who are happy to teach others how to crochet in a welcome, comfortable setting on our mezzanine. No registration or previous experience necessary. Free. 860-285-1918.
Bring Your Gadgets to the Geeks
Wednesdays

Bring Your Gadgets to the Geeks
Do you want be as savvy as your kids with your smart phone or tablet? Bring Your Gadgets to the Geeks at the Windsor Public Library any Wednesday evening through November 6th. A Geek will patiently and clearly explain your device and answer your questions. You don’t need an appointment for this free service, drop in anytime between 7:00 PM and 8:30 PM and remember to bring any usernames or passwords that will help us work together successfully.
On Assignment with Jessica Hill
Aug 1-31

On Assignment with Jessica Hill
Photojournalist Jessica Hill has been covering news in Connecticut for 20 years. Jessica grew up in Windsor. She is the daughter of a commercial and news photographer and had the privilege to spend her most formative years coloring with art directors in her coloring books, mixing film fixer in the darkroom for Dad, and breaking down countless studio setups. Jessica graduated cum laude with a BA in Anthropology and a minor in Visual Arts from the University of New Mexico.

Jessica began her career as a correspondent and photographer at the Windsor Journal. She is currently the Photo Editor at
Toastmasters Meeting POSTPONED
1st & 3rd Thursdays

Toastmasters Meeting POSTPONED
Talk It Up Toastmasters is focused on helping you improve your public speaking and leadership skills in a fun and supportive environment. Our club meetings are "learning labs" where you not only hone your skills, you also receive helpful evaluations from experienced members with specific recommendations tailored to your individual needs. We've been around for over 25 years and still going strong!

See website for detailed instructions and directions. We look forward to welcoming you!

Events

Graphic Novel Book Club
Thursdays at Zoom
Windsor Restaurants Live!
Jun 6 at https://www.facebook.com/firsttowndowntown/
Board of Directors Mtg
Jun 9 at online
Virtual Trivia Night
Jun 10 at online
Graphic Novel Book Club
Thursdays at Zoom
Teen Game Day on Zoom!
Jun 12 at Virtual on Zoom
Basics of Fruit Preserving
Jun 13 at Wilson Branch Library, 365 Windsor Avenue, Windsor, CT 06095
HBG Open for Shopping by Appt
Jun 13 at 1073 Palisado Ave, Windsor
HBG RPG Nights - Postponed
monthly at The Bean @ 226
Programs Committee Mtg
Jun 15 at online
Tourism Committee Meeting
3rd Tuesdays at online
Virtual Trivia Night
Jun 17 at online
Graphic Novel Book Club
Thursdays at Zoom
Annual Meeting of Friends of NWP
Jun 21 at Northwest Park Outdoors at the Picnic Pavilion and Field.
Lunch Program - 60+ Delivery/PickUp
Weekdays at The Senior Center
Virtual Trivia Night
Jun 24 at online
Veterans Coffee Hour POSTPONED
4th Thursdays at Windsor Senior Center, 599 Matianuck Avenue, Windsor, CT
Drop in Adult Games Postponed
Jun 27 at Luppoleto Brewery, 20 Main St Windsor Locks
B.P. Educational Sessions
Jul 1 at Windsor Town Hall
Take the Time - Mobile Mammography
Jul 1 at LP Wilson Community Center, 599 Matianuck Ave, Windsor, CT 06095
Virtual Trivia Night
Jul 1 at online
Virtual Trivia Night
Jul 8 at online
HBG RPG Nights - Postponed
monthly at The Bean @ 226
Board of Directors Mtg
Jul 14 at online
Virtual Trivia Night
Jul 15 at online
Programs Committee Mtg
Jul 20 at online
Lunch Program - 60+ Delivery/PickUp
Weekdays at The Senior Center
Tourism Committee Meeting
3rd Tuesdays at online
Virtual Trivia Night
Jul 22 at online
Veterans Coffee Hour POSTPONED
4th Thursdays at Windsor Senior Center, 599 Matianuck Avenue, Windsor, CT
Drop in Adult Games Postponed
Jul 25 at Luppoleto Brewery, 20 Main St Windsor Locks
Virtual Trivia Night
Jul 29 at online