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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.
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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.
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Events

WHS Reusable Shopping Bags
Dec 31, 2020 at Windsor High School Project Graduation
Paintings & Drawings by Cathy Doocy
Jan 23 at Windsor Art Center
Winter Tree ID Hike
Jan 25 at Northwest Park
Oscar Nominee Series
Jan 26 at Windsor Public Library
Young Naturalists Winter Hike
Jan 26 at Northwest Park
Cold Blooded Hibernators
Jan 27 at Northwest Park
Full Moon Hike
Jan 28 at Northwest Park
Virtual Nature Trivia
Jan 29 at Northwest Park
HBG has expanded!
Jan 30 at 1073 palisado ave
Ice Harvesting in New England
Jan 30 at Northwest Park
Tickborne Illness Support Group
Jan 30 at LP Wilson Community Center, 599 Matianuck Ave. Windsor, CT
Virtual Business Roundtable
First and Third Mondays at online
National Frozen Yogurt Day
Feb 2 at Menchies, 1095 Kennedy Rd
Oscar Nominee Series
Feb 2 at Windsor Public Library
Valentine's for Veterans
Feb 5 at Drop off at LP Wilson Community Center, 599 Matianuck Ave. Windsor, CT.
Alzheimer's Support Group
Feb 9 at Kimberly Hall North 1 Emerson Dr. Windsor CT 06095 (via zoom)
Board of Directors Mtg
Feb 9 at online
Oscar Nominee Series
Feb 9 at Windsor Public Library
Tickborne Illness Support Group
Feb 13 at LP Wilson Community Center, 599 Matianuck Ave. Windsor, CT
Programs Committee Mtg
Feb 15 at online
Talk without Text
Feb 15 at Your home
Virtual Business Roundtable
First and Third Mondays at online
Oscar Nominee Series
Feb 16 at Windsor Public Library
Tourism Committee Meeting
3rd Tuesdays at online
Windsor Women In Business
Third Wednesdays at online
Lunch Program - 60+ Delivery/PickUp
Weekdays at The Senior Center
Virtual Business Roundtable
First and Third Mondays at online
Board of Directors Mtg
Feb 9 at online
Programs Committee Mtg
Feb 15 at online
Virtual Business Roundtable
First and Third Mondays at online
Tourism Committee Meeting
3rd Tuesdays at online
Windsor Women In Business
Third Wednesdays at online
WHS Reusable Shopping Bags
Dec 31, 2020 at Windsor High School Project Graduation
WHS Reusable Shopping Bags
Dec 31, 2020 at Windsor High School Project Graduation
Paintings & Drawings by Cathy Doocy
Jan 23 at Windsor Art Center
Winter Tree ID Hike
Jan 25 at Northwest Park
Oscar Nominee Series
Jan 26 at Windsor Public Library
Young Naturalists Winter Hike
Jan 26 at Northwest Park
Cold Blooded Hibernators
Jan 27 at Northwest Park
Full Moon Hike
Jan 28 at Northwest Park
Virtual Nature Trivia
Jan 29 at Northwest Park
WHS Reusable Shopping Bags
Dec 31, 2020 at Windsor High School Project Graduation
Paintings & Drawings by Cathy Doocy
Jan 23 at Windsor Art Center