On Saturday, November 2, First Town Downtown and Windsor Federal Savings invite you to Windsor Center from 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM for some ghoulish treats and fun at Nightmare on Broad Street! Windsor businesses will be giving out treats to the youngsters and there will be Halloween activities! Broad Street will be closed to traffic. Free to the public. Call 860-247-8982 or go to www.FirstTownDowntown.org for more information.
Each December on National Wreaths Across America Day, our mission to Remember, Honor and Teach is carried out by coordinating wreath-laying ceremonies at Arlington National Cemetery, as well as at more than 1,600 additional locations in all 50 U.S. states, at sea and abroad. Join us for the American Legion's Wreaths Across America fundraiser at Geissler's in Windsor and sponsor a veterans’ wreath. Donations will be accepted throughout the day.
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.
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."
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.
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.
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.
House of books and games presents a drop in game day. Play a game or two with your kids, husband, wife, partner, friends! Put your phone in a time out zone and enjoy the faces in front of you. I will bring a selection of family style board games for all age ranges. This event is free, just pop in and play a game. You are welcome to bring your own snacks. The games will be for sale at the end of the event if you would like to purchase one. (This time I will make sure my device is working ) Our gracious hosts would like to ask that people park on the left side of th
Dr. Matthew Raider, a clinical physician, will present a workshop, The Healing Power of Meditation, on how meditation can improve our physical, mental and spiritual health. This evening you will have a chance to practice this simple technique that can reduce stress, enhance relaxation and promote inner growth. This program will be from 6:30 to 8:30 PM on Tuesday, October 29. Free. Please call (860) 285-1918 to register or register online at windsorlibrary.com.
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.
Please join us each month for coffee and conversation to promote information sharing, camaraderie, and education as to benefits and entitlements Veterans may be eligible for.
The Coffee Hour will be led by Wayne I. Rioux, Veterans Liaison for Hartford Health Care at Home. Wayne is an Army Vietnam Era Veteran and a retired Connecticut State Police Lieutenant. Wayne brings 6 years of experience in sharing information and assisting Veterans with benefits, entitlements, including financial assistance. WHEN: 4th Thursday of each month, 8:30 AM. WHERE: Windsor Senior Center, Café Lounge
Learn to Crochet is offered on Tuesdays from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM every week at the Main Library. This is an informal, drop-in group of crocheters who are happy to teach others how to crochet in a welcome, comfortable setting on our mezzanine. No registration or previous experience necessary. Free. 860-285-1918.