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September 12 - 19, 2019
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Brown's Harvest Corn Maze & More
through Nov 2

Brown's Harvest Corn Maze & More
Opening Weekend for Browns Harvest's 5 Acre Corn Maze! This year's theme "Wild About the Weather" in recognition of the 40th anniversary of the Oct 3rd Tornado. First weekend only $8/pp, ages 3 and up! Kids' Maze open, too! We'll be making our first batches of Apple Cider Donuts. Mums, pumpkins, jams, syrups, honey, Spookley the Square Pumpkin items, lawn spinners and fall decorations available. Come out to the Farm and enjoy the early Fall weather!

Open Monday - Sunday 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Hayrides Saturday and Sunday 10:30 am - 5:00 pm
Group hayrides available weekdays, by appointment.

Not-so-Golden Life: Gilded Age Wife
Sunday, Sep 15

Not-so-Golden Life: Gilded Age Wife
The Not-So-Golden Life of the Gilded Age Wife: Join well-known speakers Velya Janez-Urban and her daughter Ehris Urban - the Grounded Goodwife - in their second Windsor appearance, as they describe the engrossing, humorous, and sometimes taboo topics faced by women in the Gilded Age. Content is appropriate for older teens and adults. This program starts at 2 pm, Sunday, September 15 at the Oliver Ellsworth Homestead, 778 Palisado Ave. Tickets are $10 at the door or online. Refreshments will be served.

For more information, call 860-688-8717 or email ema@ctdar.org
Movie Night at the Art Center
Friday, Sep 13

Movie Night at the Art Center
Friday • Sept 13 • 6–8 pm Film Friday, THE 13th! Enjoy popcorn and pizza while watching Velvet Buzzsaw a feared critic, an icy gallery owner and an ambitious assistant snap up a recently deceased artist’s stash of paintings — with dire consequences. Rated R. FREE
Egypt!

Egypt!
You are invited to travel with our tour group to Egypt in the spring!

Trip dates: March 10-19, 2020
Duration: 9 days
Price $2,599 (double occupancy)
  • See the Great Pyramids and the Sphinx, one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World
  • Spend 4 nights cruising along the picturesque and historic Nile River
  • Visit the legendary Valley of the Kings, home of the tomb of King Tutankhamen
  • Explore the High Dam and the Temple of Philae in Aswan

Main Street Matters
Wednesday, Sep 18

Main Street Matters
First Town Downtown will hold its Main Street Matters Meeting on September 18th from 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM at the Bean@226. Windsor Police Department will show us how we can protect ourselves and illustrate safety awareness. Free for members. Call 860-247-8982 or go to www.firsttowndowntown.org for more information.
Alzheimer's Support Group
2nd Thursdays

Alzheimer's Support Group
Kimberly Hall offers an Alzheimer's Support group for family members who are a caregiver or have a loved one with a form of dementia. The support group consists of both families caring for someone at home or who have someone in a community. Please feel free to join us to learn more about the disease and how to cope with changes that occur as the disease progresses.

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Home Buyers' Seminar
Monday, Sep 16

Home Buyers' Seminar
Two Realtors, a Mortgage Broker, a Home Inspector, and an Attorney walk into a library. Inside are people interested in buying a home. Come see what happens next.

Monday, September 16, 2019 | 6:30 PM at the Windsor Public Library.
Sandwiches and drinks provided.

Your hosts:
Alton Grange, USN Ret. and Susan King
Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices New England Properties

Presenters (in order of appearance):
Karen Fonteyne - HomeServices Lending, LLC
Brian Piers - Tiger Home Inspections
Mike Deneen - O’Malley, Deneen, Leary, Messina & Oswecki

For more information contact Alton 860-970-2605 or Sus
Wine Bottle BINGO!
Friday, Sep 13

Wine Bottle BINGO!
Wine Bottle BINGO is back on September 13, 2019 @ 7:00 PM.
Play BINGO. | Drink wine. | Win Prizes.
Come play BINGO while raising money for Windsor Education Foundation to fund grants for our public school teachers and students.

Note the new location: Oliver Ellsworth Homestead, 778 Palisado Avenue, Windsor CT

This fundraiser for WEF: Windsor Education Foundation is a 21 and older event.

More information at www.windsoreducationfoundation.org
Pints for Paws
Saturday, Sep 14

Pints for Paws
Join us for our Third Annual Fall Event: Pints for Paws! on Saturday, September 14th from 6:00-8:00 pm at the Thomas Hooker Brewery.
We will have over a dozen raffle prizes available, generously provided by national and local brands and businesses.

ADVANCED TICKET PURCHASE REQUIRED: TICKETS NOT AVAILABLE AT THE DOOR

Included in your ticket:
* Enjoy live music from Josh Scussesl and the Electric Storm from 6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
* Grab a bite at a Baked Potato Bar catered by Dom's Broad Street Eatery (Jumbo Russet Potatoes with assorted toppings including Dom's Famous chili cheddar cheese, bro
Mary's Place 15th Annual Gala
Friday, Sep 13

Mary's Place 15th Annual Gala
The 15th Annual Gala to benefit Mary’s Place, A Center for Grieving Children and Families will be held on Friday, September 13, 2019 at The North House in Avon, CT. This year’s ‘Red Carpet Gala’ will be an elegant evening featuring dinner, dancing, silent auction and spirit pull. Tickets are $100/pp. Corporate and individual sponsorships available. Mary’s Place provides grief support at no cost to children and families throughout Connecticut and Southwestern Massachusetts. For more information and/or to purchase tickets please visit marysplacect.org/gala or call 860-688-9621. The Gala is the C
ABC's of Genealogy Part 1
Thursday, Sep 5

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
Doug Maher Jazz Trio
Thursday, Sep 19

Doug Maher Jazz Trio
The Windsor Public Library welcomes the Doug Maher Trio with Joe McCarthy and Lou Bocciarelli, who will present improvisations on original compositions that are influenced by Jazz, Latin and Americana music. Also featured are unique arrangements of standard songs from the great American songbook. The Doug Maher Jazz Trio will perform on Thursday, September 19 from 7:00 to 8:30 PM. Free. 860-285-1918.
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Diabetic Support Group
Sep 17, 2019

Diabetic Support Group
The Diabetic Support Group meets on the third Tuesday of each month at the L.P. Wilson Community Center, in the All Purpose One room from 11:00 AM to noon. Open to those with diabetes and their family members. Free. RSVP to 860-285-1839.

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Events

Adult Drawing and Painting 101
Mondays thru Dec 16 at Windsor Art Center Studios
Diabetic Support Group
Nov 19 at AP1, LP WIlson Community Center, 599 Matianuck Avenue, Windsor, CT
Intermediate Adult Art
Tuesdays till Dec. 17 at Windsor Art Center Studios
Learn to Crochet
Tuesdays at Windsor Public Library
Nutritionist Talk - Supplements
Nov 19 at Windsor Public Library
Red Door of Grace Food Pantry
Wednesdays at Grace Episcopal Church, 311 Broad St., Windsor, CT
Stillness in Motion - Art Center
Nov 20 at Windsor Art Center
Burgers and Brews
Thursdays at The Tavern at Keney Park
Hot Lunch Program-60&Up
Weekdays at the Senior Center
Programs Committee Meeting
3rd Thursday at Bart's Drive In, 55 Palisado Ave, Windsor
Stillness in Motion - Art Center
Nov 21 at Windsor Art Center
Talk It Up Toastmasters Meeting
Nov 21 at 175 Addison Road, Windsor, CT
WinTech Showcase
Nov 21 at Hilton Garden Inn, 555 Corporate Dr, Windsor
Kids Movie, Craft, and Pizza Night!
Nov 22 at Windsor Art Center Studios
Lobster Fest
Fridays at The Tavern at Keney Park
Old Fashioned Christmas with Clara
Nov 22 at The Music School at Sound Crossing, 101 Palisado Ave. Windsor, CT
31st Annual "Food For Health" Drive
Nov 23 at Dr. George B. Curry of 15 Central Street
Aladdin Jr.
Nov 23 at LP Wilson Community Center
Artist Talk/Panel Discussion
Nov 23 at Windsor Art Center
Big Steak Dinner
Saturdays at The Tavern at Keney Park
Holiday Auction & Dinner!
Nov 23 at The Lodge
Aladdin Jr.
Nov 24 at LP Wilson Community Center
Brunch Buffet
Sundays at The Tavern at Keney Park
Adult Drawing and Painting 101
Mondays thru Dec 16 at Windsor Art Center Studios
Monday Morning Book Club
Nov 25 at Windsor Public Library
Intermediate Adult Art
Tuesdays till Dec. 17 at Windsor Art Center Studios
Learn to Crochet
Tuesdays at Windsor Public Library
Red Door of Grace Food Pantry
Wednesdays at Grace Episcopal Church, 311 Broad St., Windsor, CT
Tacos 7 Trivia
Nov 27 at The Tavern at Keney Park
Veterans Coffee Hour
Nov 28 at Windsor Senior Center, 599 Matianuck Avenue, Windsor, CT
Lobster Fest
Fridays at The Tavern at Keney Park
Big Steak Dinner
Saturdays at The Tavern at Keney Park
Christmas Sampler
Nov 30 at L.P. Wilson
Shop Small with HBG
Nov 30 at House of Books and Games
Small Business Saturday
Nov 30 at Windsor's Small Businesses
Santa Brunch
Dec 1 at The Tavern at Keney Park
Shop Small with HBG
Dec 1 at House of Books and Games
Adult Drawing and Painting 101
Mondays thru Dec 16 at Windsor Art Center Studios
HBG Adult Game Night at LP Wilson
1st Monday at LP Wilson Rec Center
Intermediate Adult Art
Tuesdays till Dec. 17 at Windsor Art Center Studios
Learn to Crochet
Tuesdays at Windsor Public Library
Transportation Committee Meeting
Dec 3 at Chamber office
Red Door of Grace Food Pantry
Wednesdays at Grace Episcopal Church, 311 Broad St., Windsor, CT
WCC Holiday Business Breakfast
Dec 4 at Hartford/Windsor Marriott
Block Printed Gift Wrap Workshop
Dec 5 at Windsor Public Library
Festival of Wreaths
Dec 5 at Kimberly Hall North Building 1 Emerson Dr Windsor
Talk It Up Toastmasters Meeting
Dec 5 at 175 Addison Road, Windsor, CT
A Victorian Country Christmas
Dec 6 at 778 Palisado Ave., Windsor CT
Holiday Open House!
Dec 7 at Therapeutic Solutions - 96 Poquonock Ave, Windsor, CT 06095
Adult Drawing and Painting 101
Mondays thru Dec 16 at Windsor Art Center Studios
Holiday Movie
Dec 9 at Windsor Public Library
Chamber Board of Directors meeting
Dec 10 at Chamber Office
Intermediate Adult Art
Tuesdays till Dec. 17 at Windsor Art Center Studios
Learn to Crochet
Tuesdays at Windsor Public Library
Tourism Committee Meeting
Dec 10 at Chamber office
Ukulele Holiday Benefit Concert
Dec 10 at Windsor High School Auditorium
Ambassadors Committee Meeting
Dec 11 at Chamber office
Red Door of Grace Food Pantry
Wednesdays at Grace Episcopal Church, 311 Broad St., Windsor, CT
Alzheimer's Support Group
2nd Thursdays at Kimberly Hall N.
Card Stamp event to win Gift Cards
Dec 14 at House of Books and Games, Ewe and You, The Bean
Hearth Cooking Class
Dec 14 at Windsor Historical Society
Visit with Santa Claus
Dec 14 at Wilson Fire Department- 50 Pine Lane
Wreath Across America
Dec 14 at Windsor Veterans Memorial Cemetery
HBG Beth Caruso book signing
Dec 15 at House of Books and Games
Adult Drawing and Painting 101
Mondays thru Dec 16 at Windsor Art Center Studios
Monday Morning Book Club
Dec 16 at Windsor Public Library
Monday Morning Book Club
Dec 16 at Windsor Public Library
Diabetic Support Group
Dec 17 at AP1, LP WIlson Community Center, 599 Matianuck Avenue, Windsor, CT
Intermediate Adult Art
Tuesdays till Dec. 17 at Windsor Art Center Studios
Learn to Crochet
Tuesdays at Windsor Public Library
Red Door of Grace Food Pantry
Wednesdays at Grace Episcopal Church, 311 Broad St., Windsor, CT
Programs Committee Meeting
3rd Thursday at Bart's Drive In, 55 Palisado Ave, Windsor
Talk It Up Toastmasters Meeting
Dec 19 at 175 Addison Road, Windsor, CT
Hot Lunch Program-60&Up
Weekdays at the Senior Center
Red Door of Grace Food Pantry
Wednesdays at Grace Episcopal Church, 311 Broad St., Windsor, CT
Veterans Coffee Hour
Dec 26 at Windsor Senior Center, 599 Matianuck Avenue, Windsor, CT
Red Door of Grace Food Pantry
Wednesdays at Grace Episcopal Church, 311 Broad St., Windsor, CT
Talk It Up Toastmasters Meeting
Jan 2, 2020 at 175 Addison Road, Windsor, CT
HBG RPG nights at the Bean
Jan 4, 2020 at The Bean @ 226
HBG Adult Game Night at LP Wilson
1st Monday at LP Wilson Rec Center
Transportation Committee Meeting
Jan 7, 2020 at Chamber office
Ambassadors Committee Meeting
Jan 8, 2020 at Chamber office
Business After Hours
Jan 8, 2020 at Preserve at Great Pond, 2000 Day Hill Rd
Red Door of Grace Food Pantry
Wednesdays at Grace Episcopal Church, 311 Broad St., Windsor, CT
Alzheimer's Support Group
2nd Thursdays at Kimberly Hall N.
Chamber Board of Directors meeting
Jan 14, 2020 at Chamber Office
Tourism Committee Meeting
Jan 14, 2020 at Chamber office
Red Door of Grace Food Pantry
Wednesdays at Grace Episcopal Church, 311 Broad St., Windsor, CT
Programs Committee Meeting
3rd Thursday at Bart's Drive In, 55 Palisado Ave, Windsor
Talk It Up Toastmasters Meeting
Jan 16, 2020 at 175 Addison Road, Windsor, CT