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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, 2019

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, 2019

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, 2019

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, 2019

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, 2019

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, 2019

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.

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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, 2019

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, 2019

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, 2019

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.
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

Bring Your Gadgets to the Geeks
Jan 22 at Windsor Public Library
Red Door of Grace Food Pantry
Wednesdays at Grace Episcopal Church, 311 Broad St., Windsor, CT
Bridge-Builder Awards Reception
Jan 23 at Town Hall Council Chambers
Burgers & Brews
Jan 23 at The Tavern at Keney Park.. 171 Windsor Avenue Windsor CT 06095
Veterans Coffee Hour
4th Thursdays at Windsor Senior Center, 599 Matianuck Avenue, Windsor, CT
Lobster Fest
Jan 24 at The Tavern at Keney Park.. 171 Windsor Avenue Windsor CT 06095
Money Matters (& So Does Food)
Jan 25 at LP Wilson Community Center, 599 Matianuck Avenue
Sunday Brunch Buffet
Jan 26 at The Tavern at Keney Park, 171 Windsor Avenue, Windsor CT
Monday Morning Book Club
Jan 27 at Windsor Public Library
360FCU Business Summit 2020
Jan 28 at 360 Federal Credit Union, 191 Ella Grasso Turnpike, Windsor Locks
Learn to Crochet
Jan 28 at Windsor Public Library
Beer, Bourbon, Bacon Dinner
Jan 29 at The Tavern at Keney Park
Bring Your Gadgets to the Geeks
Jan 29 at Windsor Public Library
Red Door of Grace Food Pantry
Wednesdays at Grace Episcopal Church, 311 Broad St., Windsor, CT
Regional Legislative Breakfast
Jan 29 at DoubleTree Hotel, 16 Ella Grasso Turnpike, Windsor Locks CT 06096
Book Buzz Event
Jan 30 at Windsor Public Library
Burgers & Brews
Jan 30 at The Tavern at Keney Park.. 171 Windsor Avenue Windsor CT 06095
Beer, Wine, & Tavern Games Night
Jan 31 at Windsor Historical Society
Lobster Fest
Jan 31 at The Tavern at Keney Park.. 171 Windsor Avenue Windsor CT 06095
WWC Tag & Vendor Sale
Feb 1 at L.P. Wilson Community Center, 599 Matianuck Avenue, Wndsor
Sunday Brunch Buffet
Feb 2 at The Tavern at Keney Park, 171 Windsor Avenue, Windsor CT
Open Skate at Loomis Chaffee
Feb 2 at Loomis Chaffee Ice Rink - Island Road
Super Bowl Munchie Buffet
Feb 2 at The Tavern at Keney Park 171 Windsor Ave, Windsor CT 06095
Learn to Crochet
Feb 4 at Windsor Public Library
Transportation Committee Meeting
Feb 4 at Chamber office
Windsor Center Complete Street
Feb 4 at Windsor Station Apartments, 69 Mechanic St, Windsor
Blood Pressure Screenings
Feb 5 at Senior Center located at LP Wilson Community Center.
Bring Your Gadgets to the Geeks
Feb 5 at Windsor Public Library
Red Door of Grace Food Pantry
Wednesdays at Grace Episcopal Church, 311 Broad St., Windsor, CT
Windsor Business Connection
1st Wednesday at Hampton Inn, 2168 Poquonock Ave
Genealogy Support Group 2.6.20
Feb 6 at Windsor Historical Society
Talk It Up Toastmasters Meeting
1st & 3rd Thursdays at 175 Addison Road, Windsor, CT
HBG RPG nights at the Bean
Feb 8 at The Bean @ 226
Sunday Brunch Buffet
Feb 9 at The Tavern at Keney Park, 171 Windsor Avenue, Windsor CT
Open Skate at Loomis Chaffee
Feb 9 at Loomis Chaffee Ice Rink - Island Road
Cut the Cord
Feb 10 at Windsor Public Library
Job Application Appointments
Feb 10 at Windsor Public Library
Chamber Board of Directors meeting
Feb 11 at Chamber Office
Learn to Crochet
Feb 11 at Windsor Public Library
Tourism Committee Meeting
Feb 11 at Chamber office
Alzheimer's Support Group
2nd Wednesdays at Kimberly Hall North
Ambassadors Committee Meeting
Feb 12 at Chamber office
B.P. Educational Sessions.
Feb 12 at Windsor Town Hall
Bring Your Gadgets to the Geeks
Feb 12 at Windsor Public Library
Business After Hours
Feb 12 at TLD ACE Corporation, 805 Bloomfield Avenue in Windsor
Red Door of Grace Food Pantry
Wednesdays at Grace Episcopal Church, 311 Broad St., Windsor, CT
Valentines Day Dinner
Feb 14 at The Tavern at Keney Park 171 Windsor Ave, Windsor CT 06095
Sunday Brunch Buffet
Feb 16 at The Tavern at Keney Park, 171 Windsor Avenue, Windsor CT
Open Skate at Loomis Chaffee
Feb 16 at Loomis Chaffee Ice Rink - Island Road
Diabetic Support Group
Feb 18 at AP1, LP WIlson Community Center, 599 Matianuck Avenue, Windsor, CT
Learn to Crochet
Feb 18 at Windsor Public Library
Bring Your Gadgets to the Geeks
Feb 19 at Windsor Public Library
Red Door of Grace Food Pantry
Wednesdays at Grace Episcopal Church, 311 Broad St., Windsor, CT
Konmari Presentation
Feb 20 at Windsor Public Library
Programs Committee Meeting
3rd Thursday at Bart's Drive In, 55 Palisado Ave, Windsor
Talk It Up Toastmasters Meeting
1st & 3rd Thursdays at 175 Addison Road, Windsor, CT
Hot Lunch Program-60&Up
Weekdays at the Senior Center
Sunday Brunch Buffet
Feb 23 at The Tavern at Keney Park, 171 Windsor Avenue, Windsor CT
Open Skate at Loomis Chaffee
Feb 23 at Loomis Chaffee Ice Rink - Island Road
Monday Morning Book Club
Feb 24 at Windsor Public Library
Learn to Crochet
Feb 25 at Windsor Public Library
Bring Your Gadgets to the Geeks
Feb 26 at Windsor Public Library
Red Door of Grace Food Pantry
Wednesdays at Grace Episcopal Church, 311 Broad St., Windsor, CT
Job Application Appointments
Feb 27 at Windsor Public Library
Veterans Coffee Hour
4th Thursdays at Windsor Senior Center, 599 Matianuck Avenue, Windsor, CT
The Windsor Feud
Feb 29 at Windsor Town Hall
Sunday Brunch Buffet
Mar 1 at The Tavern at Keney Park, 171 Windsor Avenue, Windsor CT
Traditional and Modern Community Dan
Mar 1 at Windsor High School Cafeteria
Learn to Crochet
Mar 3 at Windsor Public Library
Transportation Committee Meeting
Mar 3 at Chamber office
Blood Pressure Screenings
Mar 4 at Senior Center located at LP Wilson Community Center.
Bring Your Gadgets to the Geeks
Mar 4 at Windsor Public Library
Red Door of Grace Food Pantry
Wednesdays at Grace Episcopal Church, 311 Broad St., Windsor, CT
Windsor Business Connection
1st Wednesday at Hampton Inn, 2168 Poquonock Ave
Windsor Center Complete Street 2
Mar 4 at Jim's Pizza, 124 Poquonock Ave
Talk It Up Toastmasters Meeting
1st & 3rd Thursdays at 175 Addison Road, Windsor, CT
HBG RPG nights at the Bean
Mar 7 at The Bean @ 226
Irish Step Dancing Performance
Mar 7 at Windsor Public Library
Sunday Brunch Buffet
Mar 8 at The Tavern at Keney Park, 171 Windsor Avenue, Windsor CT
Traditional and Modern Community Dan
Mar 8 at Windsor High School Cafeteria
Cut the Cord
Mar 9 at Windsor Public Library
Job Application Appointments
Mar 9 at Windsor Public Library
Art Demonstration
Mar 10 at L.P. Wilson Community Center
Chamber Board of Directors meeting
Mar 10 at Chamber Office
Jolly Beggars
Mar 10 at Windsor Public Library
Learn to Crochet
Mar 10 at Windsor Public Library
Tourism Committee Meeting
Mar 10 at Chamber office
Alzheimer's Support Group
2nd Wednesdays at Kimberly Hall North
Ambassadors Committee Meeting
Mar 11 at Chamber office
B.P. Educational Sessions
Mar 11 at Windsor Town Hall
Bring Your Gadgets to the Geeks
Mar 11 at Windsor Public Library
Business After Hours
Mar 11 at Union Street Tavern, 20 Union Street
Red Door of Grace Food Pantry
Wednesdays at Grace Episcopal Church, 311 Broad St., Windsor, CT
Taste of Windsor
Mar 14 at Loomis Chaffee School
Sunday Brunch Buffet
Mar 15 at The Tavern at Keney Park, 171 Windsor Avenue, Windsor CT
Traditional and Modern Community Dan
Mar 15 at Windsor High School Cafeteria
Diabetic Support Group
Mar 17 at AP1, LP WIlson Community Center, 599 Matianuck Avenue, Windsor, CT
Learn to Crochet
Mar 17 at Windsor Public Library
Bring Your Gadgets to the Geeks
Mar 18 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
1st & 3rd Thursdays at 175 Addison Road, Windsor, CT
Chinese Paper Cutting
Mar 21 at Windsor Public Library
Hot Lunch Program-60&Up
Weekdays at the Senior Center
Mary's Place Wine Tasting
Mar 21 at Farmington Gardens; 999 Farmington Ave, Farmington CT 06032
Sunday Brunch Buffet
Mar 22 at The Tavern at Keney Park, 171 Windsor Avenue, Windsor CT
Traditional and Modern Community Dan
Mar 22 at Windsor High School Cafeteria