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What's Going on in Windsor

February 6 - 13, 2020
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The Windsor Feud
Saturday, Feb 29

The Windsor Feud
The Windsor Feud is a live game show fundraiser held by the Windsor Chamber of Commerce in support of its community, education and business programs, all to support Windsor. Saturday, February 29, 2020 from 5 to 9 p.m. Join our live studio audience or watch from home on Win-TV or windsorcc.org!

Pledge online now or call 860-285-1883 as you watch the show to support your favorite team, the charity of their choice, and the Chamber!

Good sports from ten teams answer funny, challenging questions while wearing imagina
Black History Month Movie Night
Friday, Feb 7

Black History Month Movie Night
Join the Windsor Human Relations Commission in celebrating Black History Month by attending a free screening of the 2019 film, Harriet.

The extraordinary tale of Harriet Tubman's escape from slavery and transformation into one of America's greatest heroes, whose courage, ingenuity, and tenacity freed hundreds of slaves and changed the course of history. Staring Cynthia Erivo and Leslie Odom, Jr. RATED PG-13.

Windsor Town Hall - 6:30 pm - Free Admission and refreshments
Editing Videos on Your Smart Phone
Tuesday, Feb 11

Editing Videos on Your Smart Phone
Learn to use the app Quik to create short videos to promote your small business, non-profit or personal use. iPhone or Android. Must have a smart phone to participate.

The Workshop meets at WIN-TV's studio in the L.P. Wilson Community Center.
Registration: $25
Sign up at win-tv.org
Jazz Guitar Concert with Eric Elias
Sunday, Feb 9

Jazz Guitar Concert with Eric Elias
Jazz Guitar Concert with Eric Elias
Presented by Connecticut Guitar Society

Sunday • February 9 • 2pm • at Windsor Art Center
CGS Member/WAC members: $15.00
Non-Members: $20.00 • Student: $10.00
Purchase tickets online at ctguitar.org or pay at the door

Eric Elias is one of America's outstanding young guitarists. Whether performing as a soloist or with small combos, Eric presents a blend of jazz, blues, and folk music. He has been described as having a folk and world music sound with a "straight ahead" style. Playing at clubs and festivals, Eric has toured from London to Toronto and acros
Blood Pressure Workshop
Wednesday, Mar 4

Blood Pressure Workshop
In conjunction with monthly blood pressure screenings, several informational blood pressure programs will be offered.

The first talk is on March 4th from 1:00 - 3:00 pm called Blood Pressure Classifications & Importance of Blood Pressure Control presented by Atique Azam Mirza MD, Cardiologist who works with several regional hospitals. The talk will take place at L.P. Wilson Community Center
599 Matianuck Ave, Windsor, CT .

* Please follow this link below to pre-register on Town of Windsor website. There is no charge for these programs:
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Genealogy Support Group 2.6.20
Thursday, Feb 6

Genealogy Support Group 2.6.20
Join us on Thursday, February 6, 2020 from 5:30 PM to 7 PM in the Society’s library for our Genealogy Support Group (moved from October 3). Just starting out? Experienced but stumped? Want access to Ancestry.com? Family history researchers find that historical artifacts and documents become pieces of a complex and fascinating puzzle that shows you where you came from and who you are. Inevitably, experienced as well as inexperienced genealogists hit snags. Society staff members have been helping family history researchers – beginners and experts for many years. Most genealogy researchers are he
CT Native Americans Before Casinos
Wednesday, Feb 12

CT Native Americans Before Casinos
Many Connecticut residents know that Native Americans lived here before the early seventeenth century onset of European settlement. Did they disappear after the Pequot War of 1637 to re-emerge in the 1980’s with the building of Foxwoods Casino? Or were they always here? On Wednesday, February 12, 2020 at 7 p.m., please join us at Windsor Historical Society for a fascinating presentation by Dr. Jason Mancini, Executive Director of Connecticut Humanities. Mancini has explored account books, military, customs, and maritime records, town records, land records, narratives and literature such as The
Swap Meet of 2020
Saturday, Feb 8

Swap Meet of 2020
On February 8th, 8 am to 1 pm, the Vintage Radio & Communications Museum will hold its first Swap Meet of 2020. This is an event where collectors of vintage communications equipment from all over the Northeast come together to show their collections. There will be plenty of opportunities to sell, swap, trade or just look and learn from these experienced collectors. This meet will be the second event held in our new, spacious Multipurpose Room. The museum will be open throughout the meet so visitors will get a chance to tour the exhibits as well. The museum is located at 115 Pierson Lane i
HBG RPG Nights - Postponed
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HBG RPG Nights - Postponed
Have you ever wanted to play a game like Dungeons and Dragons, aka Role Playing Games (RPG)?
Did you play in high school and want to start again?
Do you want to try out new systems without spending the money on the materials?
Come to our RPG nights at the Bean.
This is a free event but please bring a nonperishable food item for the Windsor Food Bank.
Registration is required through the Town of Windsor Recreation Department; click here to register.
The coffee shop will be closed so please bring your own snac

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Cabin Fever Festival
Saturday, Feb 8

Cabin Fever Festival
This wonderful winter event for the whole family will include a large bonfire, a chance to meet & greet the CT Valley Siberian Husky Club dogs, real pelts and skulls for you to see up close, and a live raptor show as we learn about local wildlife and how they adapt to the cold. The winter fun continues with kids’ contests, games, and prizes. Refreshments will be for sale. Children age 2 and under are Free. $3.00 per person (Windsor residents), $5.00 per person (non-residents). Call 860-285-1886 for more information.”
Job Application -POSTPONED
Monday, Feb 10

Job Application -POSTPONED
Looking for one on one help with your job application? Look no further than the Main Library. Job Application Appointments are for half an hour from 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM on Monday, February 10. Please call 860-285-1925 to reserve your spot.
Open Skate at Loomis Chaffee
Sunday, Feb 9

Open Skate at Loomis Chaffee
Public hours for open skate at the Loomis Chaffee ice rink. Bring your own skates. Helmets and facemasks required for hockey.

Open to residents of Windsor, Loomis Chaffee alumni and members of the Loomis Chaffee community and their families.

February 9
• 1-2:30 Open Hockey
• 2:45-3:45 Open Skate

February 16
• 12-1:30 Open Hockey
• 1:45-3 Open Skate

February 23
• 1:00-2:00 Open Skate
• 2:15-3:00 Open Hockey
Valentines Day Dinner
Friday, Feb 14

Valentines Day Dinner
Join us for a 3 course lobster dinner on Valentine's day for only $36 per person. If you don't enjoy lobster, you can substitute for a 14oz NY grilled sirloin. Reservations are Required. 860-758-0658
Cut the Cord
Monday, Feb 10

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, February 10 and get your questions answered for free. 860-285-1918.

Events

Take Out And Win
Now at Windsor Restaurants
WinWag Photo Contest 2020
through May 29 at online
Graphic Novel Book Club
May 26 at on zoom
Re-opening of ASHLEY'S Distinctive
May 26 at ASHLEY'S Distinctive Jewelry & Gifts
Virtual Trivia Night
Wednesdays at online
Veterans Coffee Hour POSTPONED
4th Thursdays at Windsor Senior Center, 599 Matianuck Avenue, Windsor, CT
Blood Pressure Screening POSTPONED
1st Wednesdays at Senior Center located at LP Wilson Community Center.
Awards, Dinner & Dancing POSTPONED
Jun 5 at Hartford/Windsor Marriott, 28 Day Hill Road
Board of Directors Mtg
Jun 9 at online
B.P. Educational Sessions
Jun 10 at Windsor Town Hall
Business After Hours
Jun 10 at House of Books and Games, 1073 Palisado
HBG RPG Nights - Postponed
monthly at The Bean @ 226
Programs Committee Mtg
Jun 15 at online
Tourism Committee Meeting
3rd Tuesdays at online
Lunch Program - 60+ Delivery/PickUp
Weekdays at The Senior Center
Veterans Coffee Hour POSTPONED
4th Thursdays at Windsor Senior Center, 599 Matianuck Avenue, Windsor, CT
Drop in Adult Games Postponed
Jun 27 at Luppoleto Brewery, 20 Main St Windsor Locks
Blood Pressure Screening POSTPONED
1st Wednesdays at Senior Center located at LP Wilson Community Center.
B.P. Educational Sessions
Jul 1 at Windsor Town Hall
HBG RPG Nights - Postponed
monthly at The Bean @ 226
Board of Directors Mtg
Jul 14 at online
Programs Committee Mtg
Jul 20 at online
Lunch Program - 60+ Delivery/PickUp
Weekdays at The Senior Center
Tourism Committee Meeting
3rd Tuesdays at online
Veterans Coffee Hour POSTPONED
4th Thursdays at Windsor Senior Center, 599 Matianuck Avenue, Windsor, CT
Drop in Adult Games Postponed
Jul 25 at Luppoleto Brewery, 20 Main St Windsor Locks