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
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
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
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.
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.
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.
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.
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!
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
The Red Door of Grace Church Food Pantry will be open to the public on Wednesdays, from 3:30 pm to 6:00 pm. This is a new outreach ministry at Grace Church, working in conjunction with Foodshare and other agencies to provide support to people in need.
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
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!
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.