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What's Going on in Windsor

October 3 - 10, 2019
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Egypt Info Night
Thursday, Oct 10, 2019

Egypt Info Night
Egypt!
You are invited to travel with our tour group to Egypt in the spring 2020!

Please join us for an informational meeting, to learn about our exciting trip to Egypt!
Thursday, October 10, 2019 we will meet in the Ludlow room at the Windsor Town Hall from 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm.


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
Heritage Brick Installation
Saturday, Oct 5, 2019

Heritage Brick Installation
On October 5, the latest crop of First Town Downtown Heritage Bricks will be installed into the brick patio on the green across from Central Street. Come join us from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM to celebrate some of the people who make Windsor a wonderful place to live.

Bricks are engraved to celebrate anniversaries, birthdays, graduations and other occasions as well as to to honor those who have gone before us. All bricks purchased or gifted over the last few months will be brought together and laid into the patio for future generations to enjoy.

Call 860-247-8982 or go to www.firsttowndowntown.or
Art Demonstration
Tuesday, Oct 8, 2019

Art Demonstration
Please join us on Tuesday, October 8, at 7:00 pm for a free water color demonstration by Audrey Carroll Prucnal.
"Since entering the liberating world of watercolor and becoming an avid fly fisherman, my painting passion has turned to nature, landscapes, and wildlife. I have been privileged to fish many picturesque rivers and, in all these places, have had a close up view of nature’s brilliance, enabling me to incorporate their spirit first hand into my artwork."

The Windsor Palette and Brush Club is sponsored by the Town of Windsor’s Department of Recreation and Leisure Services, and it hold
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.

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.
Cut the Cord
Monday, Oct 7, 2019

Cut the Cord
What does life without cable look like? Are you ready to Cut the Cord? Join us at the Windsor Public Library and hear from a staff member who has made the change. We’ll talk about the differences between streaming services and broadcast options. Drop in to Meeting Room 1 from 7:00 to 8:00 PM on Monday, October 7 and get your questions answered for free. 860-285-1918.
Windsor C.A.R.E.S Socktober
Tuesday, Oct 1, 2019

Windsor C.A.R.E.S Socktober
C.A.R.E.S will be collecting NEW winter socks throughout October to be distributed this holiday season to those in need. NEW socks can be dropped off at the Social Services office at the LP Wilson Community Center.
spookley-movie-night-on-the-farm

2019 Health Fair & Flu Shot Clinic
Thursday, Oct 3, 2019

2019 Health Fair & Flu Shot Clinic
Flu shots for Windsor residents age 50+ and disabled adults age 18+ are available at the Windsor Senior Center's Health Fair & Flu Shot Clinic on Thursday, October, 3, 2019. The fair runs from 8:30 AM to 12:00 PM and there will be many free health screenings and services, demonstrations, giveaways, and over 35 vendors! Please call 860-285-1992 for more information, see our attached flyer, and contact the Windsor Health Dept. at 860-285-1824 if you need a flu shot form and for information on insurance coverage. Hope to see you at the fair!
National Pierogi Day
Tuesday, Oct 8, 2019

National Pierogi Day
National Pierogi Day is Tuesday, October 8th. Come celebrate at The Tavern at Keney Park with a Hand Made Pierogies. Serving from 12:00 pm-8:00 pm for reservations please call 860-757-0658
ArtSpace Opening Reception
Wednesday, Oct 9, 2019

ArtSpace Opening Reception
On Wednesday, October 9, from 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM, there will be an Opening Reception to see the magnificent works of art being created by our patrons and light refreshments will be served. Open to the public, so please join us! Free.

In celebration of National Arts and Humanities Month, an exhibition of paintings created by patrons of the Windsor Senior Center in the "Painting with Christine" art class will be presented during the month of October, 2019, at the Windsor Public Library "ArtSpace."

Windsor Public Library ArtSpace, 323 Broad Street, Windsor, CT
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.
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

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!
Cello Concert
Thursday, Oct 3, 2019

Julie Ribchinsky, cellist and Professor of Music at Central Connecticut State University, will present a Cello Concert at the Main Library which features the autumnal D minor Suite as well as Golijov’s, Omaramour and the tangos and music of Carlos Gardel. Come hear how the technique and musical soul of the cello emerged from past to present. This concert will be performed on Thursday, October 3 from 7:00 to 8:00 PM. Free. 860-285-1918.

Events

Blood Pressure Screening POSTPONED
1st Wednesdays at Senior Center located at LP Wilson Community Center.
PPP Loan Forgiveness Webinar
Jun 3 at Zoom Webinar
Virtual Trivia Night
Jun 3 at online
Board of Directors Mtg
Jun 9 at online
Business After Hours
Jun 10 at House of Books and Games, 1073 Palisado
Virtual Trivia Night
Jun 10 at online
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
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
Blood Pressure Screening POSTPONED
1st Wednesdays at Senior Center located at LP Wilson Community Center.
B.P. Educational Sessions
Jul 1 at Windsor Town Hall
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