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What's Going on in Windsor

October 17 - 24, 2019
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Meet the Candidates--Town Council
Wednesday, Oct 23

Meet the Candidates--Town Council
All are welcome to meet your local candidates for Town Council in a moderated debate sponsored by the League of Voters and the Windsor Chamber of Commerce. Audience will have opportunity to ask questions.
Wednesday October 23 from 6:00 pm to 8:30 pm in the Town Council Chambers at the Windsor Town Hall. Please use rear entrance.
Meet the Candidates--School Board
Thursday, Oct 24

Meet the Candidates--School Board
All are welcome to meet local candidates for the Board of Education in a moderated debate sponsored by the League of Women Voters and the Windsor Chamber of Commerce. Audience will have opportunity to ask questions.
Thursday October 24 from 6:00 pm to 8:30 pm in the Town Council Chambers at the Windsor Town Hall. Please use rear entrance.
Co-existing with Bears
Tuesday, Oct 22

Co-existing with Bears
Concerned about Bears and other wildlife in your backyard and neighborhood? The Windsor Conservation Commission is sponsoring a FREE Public Forum on CO-EXISTING WITH BEARS. Here's your chance to learn the facts and ask questions on Tuesday, October 22, 6:30-8:30 pm at the Windsor Public Library, Broad Street, Windsor, CT.

Attend to learn what you need to do for your safety and wildlife. Well known expert on wildlife and CT State Director of the Humane Society of the United States Annie Hornish, will share her experience and knowledge on the topic of bears and welcomes questions on other wil
Windsor Art Center Movie Night
Friday, Oct 18

Windsor Art Center Movie Night
•Free Film Friday • The B-Side: Elsa Dorfman’s Portrait Photography
Enjoy an old fashion movie night with popcorn and pizza!, Friday October 18th 6:00-8:00, Free,
Located in Windsor, Connecticut, the Windsor Art Center is a nonprofit organization that promotes the visual and performing arts and presents visual art exhibits showcasing the works of a variety of artists working in diverse media and genres and hailing from throughout New England and beyond. Artist “talks” and children’s activities complete the annual programming. There is no charge to visit the gallery or the on-site gift shop w
CHR Open House
Thursday, Oct 17

CHR Open House
Join CHR to celebrate our new office space at our Open House.
Thursday, October 17 from 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm.

Take a tour of our new location ,2 Waterside Crossing, Suite 401 Windsor, while getting the chance to meet new people from the community.

Drinks and light snacks will be served.
Windsor Garden Club October Meeting
Monday, Oct 21

Windsor Garden Club October Meeting
We are back to our regularly scheduled monthly meetings at LP Wilson!
Please join us at our October meeting for to take a virtual walk through the lens of Karen Bussolini, a widely-published garden photographer, speaker, writer, NOFA-Accredited Organic Land Care Professional and eco-friendly garden coach. A gardener as long as she can remember, Karen trained as a painter and had a career as an architectural photographer before turning her attention entirely to gardens. Her work explores the many ways gardening connects us to our place on earth and to each other. Karen is a member of The Ecolog
Hot Lunch Program-60&Up
Weekdays

Hot Lunch Program-60&Up
Hot lunches for people age 60 and above are provided by CRT and served at the Senior Center Monday through Friday at noon. Please make a reservation by noon the previous day by calling 860-285-1843 or sign up when you’re at the Senior Center. Please make a $2.50 donation if you can. Cost of lunch for guests under age 60 is $5.00. If you need to cancel, please let us know so we can give the meal to someone else.

Add To Calendar: 11/21
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

Shred Day
Saturday, Oct 19

Shred Day
Free shred day on Saturday, October 19, 2019 from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm at Windsor Federal Savings
Windsor Center “Loan” Office located at 270 Broad Street, (Enter on Elm Street), Windsor Center
Please Bring a Non-perishable Food item to Benefit the Windsor Food Bank!

Free to customers and the general public. There is a two box/bag limit per person; staples do not have to be removed but all documents must be taken out of folders and binders. For further information, please email mwalker@windsorfederal.com.
3rd Annual Great History Hunt!
Saturday, Oct 19

3rd Annual Great History Hunt!
On Saturday, October 19, 2019 from noon to 4 PM, grab friends and family and head to Windsor Historical Society for our Great Windsor History Hunt!  Pick up your book of clues at the Society, your passport to discovering a fascinating array of historic sites in Connecticut’s oldest town plus a little history along the way. Clues in hand, head out in your car to start looking. Once you have found each site, snap a picture of your group onsite with your cell phone.  When finished, return to the Society to have photos checked. If you found all the sites, you’ll be placed in a drawing for some nea
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.

Kids Movie, Craft, and Pizza Night!
Friday, Oct 18

Kids Movie, Craft, and Pizza Night!
Oct. 18th 6-8:30pm

$22 per child ($20 member's price)

Movie: Up

Make your own hangable “Up” balloon house while watching the movie!
4 Part Quilting Workshop
Oct 23, 2019

4 Part Quilting Workshop
Join us at the Windsor Public Library from 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM for a 4-Part Quilting Workshop. Participants will learn the basics of quilting and go from beginner to finished product (a table runner) over 4 weeks. Please plan to attend all 4 sessions (October 23, 30, November 6, 13). For complete details, see windsorlibrary.com. Registration is required. Free. 860-285-1920.

Add To Calendar: 11/13
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

Events

November Food Drive at Many Rivers
Nov 11 at 3 Barnard Lane, Suite 205, in Bloomfield
Chamber Board of Directors meeting
Nov 12 at Chamber Office
Intermediate Adult Art
Tuesdays till Dec. 17 at Windsor Art Center Studios
Learn to Crochet
Tuesdays at Windsor Public Library
Mobile Mammography
Nov 12 at Windsor Town Hall
Tourism Committee Meeting
Nov 12 at Chamber office
4 Part Quilting Workshop
Nov 13 at Windsor Public Library
Ambassadors Committee Meeting
Nov 13 at Chamber office
Business After Hours
Nov 13 at Webster Bank, Broad St, Windsor
Game Dinner
Nov 13 at The Tavern at Keney Park
Red Door of Grace Food Pantry
Wednesdays at Grace Episcopal Church, 311 Broad St., Windsor, CT
Burgers and Brews
Thursdays at The Tavern at Keney Park
Alzheimer's Support Group
2nd Thursdays at Kimberly Hall N.
Beth Caruso and The Salty Rose
Nov 14 at Windsor Public Library
Lobster Fest
Fridays at The Tavern at Keney Park
WHS Drama Presents "CLUE"
Nov 15 at Windsor High School. 50 Sage Park Road. Windsor, CT. 06095
Big Steak Dinner
Saturdays at The Tavern at Keney Park
Dom's Fundraiser for Food Pantry
Nov 16 at Dom's Broad St. Eatery, 330 Broad St., Windsor, CT 06095
Student and Faculty Recital
Nov 16 at First Church Meeting House, 107 Palisado Ave.
Student and Faculty Recital
Nov 16 at First Church in Windsor, 107 Palisado Ave.
Turkey and Twenty Drive
Nov 16 at eagle Green by Windsor Public Library
Vendor & Artisan Fair: SagePark PTO
Nov 16 at Sage Park Middle School - 25 Sage Park Road
WF&FB Fundraiser at ACE
Nov 16 at WINDSOR ACE HARDWARE 296 Broad St.
Brunch Buffet
Sundays at The Tavern at Keney Park
Yoga Paint Party
Nov 17 at Wabi-Sabi Yoga & Wellness Center
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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.