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November 9 - 15, 2017
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Windsor Veterans Day Observance
Saturday, Nov 11, 2017

Windsor Veteran’s Day Observance
Saturday, November 11th 10:00 AM Windsor Town Hall
(Note: new time of 10:00 AM)

The Town of Windsor’s Holiday Observance Committee has announced that the annual Veteran’s Day Observance will be held Saturday, November 11, 2017 at 10:00 AM in the Council Chambers at Windsor Town Hall located at 275 Broad Street. The public is welcome to attend.

This year’s speaker is Sergant Daniel Parlapiano, US Army. Parlapiano served 18 years in the Connecticut National Guard. From August 2009 through August 2010, he served in the 1/69 avn Battalion task force havoc, pro
Bids for Kids Fundraiser
Saturday, Nov 11, 2017

The Annual Bids for Kids Auction to benefit St. Gabriel School is Saturday, November 11 at 6:00 pm at Maneely's in South Windsor. Advance tickets discounted. Join us for great food and fun! There will be raffles and amazing auction items. Price includes dinner & dessert. Cash bar.

If you would like to register for tickets, please contact Committee Chairs:
Kristin Hoffman @krissygh70@gmail.com or Sarah Jane Hannigan @ shannigan33@yahoo.com
Free Community Yoga Thursday
Thursday, Nov 9, 2017

Holidays are around the corner. Relax the body, mind and soul! Come enjoy free community yoga with certified yoga instructor Dr. Roberta Garceau on Thursday, November 9th at Grace Episcopal Church in Windsor from 6-7 PM.

This is an all-level class and is RSVP due to space limitations. If you are interested please call and make your reservation – and bring a friend!

Yoga mats are available for use on a first-come basis, so BYO mat if you have one.
Windsor Art Center Opening Exhibit
Saturday, Nov 11, 2017

The Windsor Art Center is excited to be hosting a sculpture show entitled Imagers in Conversation, beginning Saturday, November 11, 2017. The two sculptors featured in this exhibition are Delois Barnes and James Buxton. Both individually and together, their works spark and engage dialogue around societal issues.

The exhibition opens with a free public reception on Saturday, November 11, from 5:00 - 7:00 pm. The exhibition runs through December 23 at The Windsor Art Center, 40 Mechanic Street, Windsor, CT.

An Artist Talk presented by both artists, discussing their creative journey as sculpt
Art Demonstration
Tuesday, Nov 14, 2017

Please join the Windsor Palette and Brush Club on Tuesday November 14 from 6:45 - 8:45 for a
free art demonstration.
We meet at LP Wilson Community Center in the All Purpose Room 1.
A Charcoal Demonstration by Lucianna Heinemann:. A local Windsor artist who has made her lifelong endeavor to teach art for more than 30 years. Ms. Heinemann's charcoal drawings are unique in that they appear abstract. Upon inspection, scenes of idyllic and serene landscapes envelop the observer. "I find that time of day, just before sunset, to be mesmerizing as light dances and shadows grow. I endeavor to insp
Family night at the Tavern
Thursdays

One free kids meal with a purchase of an adult entree or Chefs special of the day. Come enjoy our beautiful view of Keney Park Golf Course with your family!
Turkey and Twenty Drive
Saturday, Nov 11, 2017

Team Blazing Spirits and Team Paragon will be collecting Turkey and Twenties on Saturday, November 11th from 9 am-2 pm on the Eagle green by the Windsor public library. The turkeys and twenties will help the local Windsor Food bank provide meals for the holiday season. You can contact Elyse Carroll at 860-285-8904 for further information or teamparragon571@att.net.
Free Electronics Recycling Event
Saturday, Nov 11, 2017

FREE residential electronics recycling event hosted by Windsor Conservation Commission
Saturday, November 11th 8AM-12 NOON at the Windsor Town Hall.

Residents are encouraged to bring unwanted electronics to drive up collection event.

Accepted items:
Computers, laptops, printers, monitors, TV’s, cell phones, tablets, VCR/DVD player’s small appliances, light bulbs, batteries, and much more.

Unacceptable items:
smoke detectors, Propane tanks, ballasts, paint, appliances with Freon like fridges, freezers, dehumidifiers.
Taco Thursday at the Tavern!
Thursdays

Who said Tacos were only for Tuesdays? Here at the Tavern we do Taco Thursdays all day! Come enjoy $2 Tacos, $2 Coronas, $4 Nachos and $4 margaritas!
Open Studios Hartford in Windsor
Saturday, Nov 11, 2017

Jazz, Art, Food at Windsor Art Center Studios

On November 11, 12 from 11 am – 4 pm Open Studio Hartford will take place at the Windsor Train Station, 35 Central Street. The two day event will feature six award winning artists and artisans and their work: LeaAnn Cogswell, sculpture; Cathy Doocy, paintings; Andres Chaparro, paintings; Joe Sam, mixed media; Charlene Li, pottery; Kassie Huhtanen, pottery; and Robert Noreika, paintings.
From noon – 2 on both days, pianist Alex Nakhimovsky, recording artist, producer, arranger and educator will play some jazz selections. Alex is on the faculty of
#tbt movie series
Thursday, Nov 16, 2017

Join the Main Library for their new #tbt movie series for all of your nostalgic movie viewing from your childhood. This month’s selection features Hook starring Robin Williams, Dustin Hoffman, Julia Roberts. Doors open at 6:15 PM. The film runs from 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM. Free. 860-285-1918.
Red, White & Brew BBQ fundraiser
Wednesday, Nov 15, 2017

Please join us Wednesday, November 15th for a fun evening out, while raising funds to support
our Veterans Programs! Come celebrate America’s heroes with brew and barbeque at our first
annual Red, White, and Brew Barbeque event at Thomas Hooker Brewery in Bloomfield! The
event is 5:30- 7:30 pm and will feature barbeque from Bear’s Smokehouse and fun activities
for all in attendance.

For $45, you will sample all the brews on tap, get a guided tour of the brewery and brewing
process, and take home your souvenir Thomas Hooker Brewing pint glass. All proceeds will go
to support the Veterans & Mil
NEACCE Conference
Monday, Nov 13, 2017

The annual New England Chamber of Commerce Executives (NEACCE) Conference is an opportunity for Chamber executives to expand their professional development while connecting with Chamber professionals to share ideas and best practices. The conference is being held in Windsor, CT this year at the Hartford Windsor Marriott.

Highlights:
* Keynote Speaker: Consul General for New England, David Alward, on the importance of trade between the US and Canada.
* Panel Discussion: Economic Challenges Facing New England States, with speakers from throughout New England
* 60 Ideas in 60 Minutes, a fast p
Free Appraisal Saturdays
Saturdays

Come in to James Selig Estate Jewelry and Antiques on any Saturday and get a free verbal appraisal of your valuables! Come on in. It will be fun!

And browse our website or store for the latest unique items - new items every day!

Events

IGMA Guild Show
Sep 22 at Windsor Marriott 28 Day Hill Rd. Windsor CT 06095
British Wives & the American Rev
Sep 23 at Oliver Ellsworth Homestead
The Breakfast Club & Brunch All Day
Sundays at The Tavern at Keney Park, 171 Windsor Avenue Windsor CT 06095
Tree, Plant & Wild Edibles Hike
Sep 23 at Northwest Park & Nature Center
Cut the Cord
Sep 24 at Windsor Public Library
Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting
Sep 24 at 97 B Pierson Lane
Iceland Trip Document Night
Sep 24 at Town Hall
Monday Morning Book Club
Sep 24 at Windsor Public Library
Park Here - Fly There
Sep 24 at Hampton Inn located at 2168 Poquonock Avenue • Windsor, CT
Learn to Crochet
Tuesdays at Windsor Public Library
“You Asked For It"
Sep 25 at Chamber office
Your Ancestry DNA Results
Sep 25 at Windsor Historical Society
Youth In Action 2018 - 2019
Sep 25 at 330 WIndsor Ave Community Center
Bring Your Gadgets to the Geeks
Sep 26 at Windsor Public Library
Windsor Police Cadets Recognition
Sep 26 at Windsor Town Hall Council Chambers
Fall Yoga at Northwest Park
Sep 27 at Northwest Park, 145 Lang Road, Windsor, CT 0695
Farmers’ Market
Sep 27 at 240 Broad Street
From Jazz to Soul
Sep 27 at Windsor Public Library
Paint Night On the Farm
Sep 27 at Brown's Harvest
Windsor Citizens Academy
Sep 27 at Various Town of Windsor faciliities
Ray of Hope Celebration Bash
Sep 28 at The North House 1 Nod Road Avon, CT 06001
Maple To Table Fundraising Dinner
Sep 28 at Northwest Park
$5 after 5pm Saturdays in September
Sep 29 at The Tavern at Keney Park
Home Alone Safety Class
Sep 29 at 330 WIndsor Avenue Community Center
The Breakfast Club & Brunch All Day
Sundays at The Tavern at Keney Park, 171 Windsor Avenue Windsor CT 06095
Learn to Crochet
Tuesdays at Windsor Public Library
Still Young Book Club
Oct 2 at Tunxis Grill, 3 Tunxis Avenue
Youth In Action 2018 - 2019
Oct 2 at 330 WIndsor Ave Community Center
Bring Your Gadgets to the Geeks
Oct 3 at Windsor Public Library
Heritage Brick Installation
Oct 3 at Brick Patio at Central Street
Windsor Business Connections
1st Wednesday unless noted
Fall Yoga at Northwest Park
Oct 4 at Northwest Park, 145 Lang Road, Windsor, CT 0695
Farmers’ Market
Oct 4 at 240 Broad Street
Free Genealogy Support Group!
Oct 4 at Windsor Historical Society
Mother - Daughter Circle
Oct 4 at 330 WIndsor Avenue Community Center
Parenting 101
Oct 4 at 330 WIndsor Avenue Community Center
Senior Health Fair/Flu Shot Clinic
Oct 4 at Windsor Sr. Ctr. @ LP Wilson Community Ctr., 599 Matianuck Ave, Windsor, CT
Windsor Citizens Academy
Oct 4 at Various Town of Windsor faciliities
Outdoor Family Movie Night
Oct 5 at Brown's Harvest 1911 Poquonock Ave Windsor
World Smile Day
Oct 5 at Menchie's Frozen Yogurt 1095 Kennedy Road Windsor, CT
Chili Challenge
Oct 6 at Windsor Town Green
Grace Church Rummage & Bake Sale
Oct 6 at 311 Broad St., Windsor, CT
Windsor Lions Fall Craft Fair
Oct 6 at Town Greene
The Breakfast Club & Brunch All Day
Sundays at The Tavern at Keney Park, 171 Windsor Avenue Windsor CT 06095
Art Demonstration by Sharon Kokay
Oct 9 at L.P. Wilson Community Center
Essential Oils 101
Oct 9 at Windsor Public Library
Learn to Crochet
Tuesdays at Windsor Public Library
Youth In Action 2018 - 2019
Oct 9 at 330 WIndsor Ave Community Center
YPW Meeting
2nd Tuesdays at 261 Broad Street, Windsor
1918 Spanish Flu & future epidemics
Oct 10 at Windsor Historical Society
Bring Your Gadgets to the Geeks
Oct 10 at Windsor Public Library
Ukulele for Beginners-B
Oct 10 at Windsor High School J113
Alzheimer's Support Group
2nd Thursdays at Kimberly Hall North
Fall Yoga at Northwest Park
Oct 11 at Northwest Park, 145 Lang Road, Windsor, CT 0695
Farmers’ Market
Oct 11 at 240 Broad Street
Mother - Daughter Circle
Oct 11 at 330 WIndsor Avenue Community Center
Parenting 101
Oct 11 at 330 WIndsor Avenue Community Center
Windsor Citizens Academy
Oct 11 at Various Town of Windsor faciliities
"You Asked For It"
Oct 11 at Chamber office
Young Professional's Escape Room
Oct 12 at AdventurEscape Room in Windsor Locks
ARC Babysitters Training Class
Oct 13 at 330 WIndsor Avenue Community Center
Choose your own adventure sale
Oct 14 at House of books and games
The Breakfast Club & Brunch All Day
Sundays at The Tavern at Keney Park, 171 Windsor Avenue Windsor CT 06095
Healthy Minds
Oct 16 at Windsor Public Library
Learn to Crochet
Tuesdays at Windsor Public Library
Magic of Communication
Oct 16 at Windsor Public Library
Vlogging 101: Vlog like a superstar
Oct 16 at Windsor Community Television at LP Wilson Community Center
Windsor Junior Woman's Club Meeting
Oct 16 at Union Street Tavern in Windsor Center
Youth In Action 2018 - 2019
Oct 16 at 330 WIndsor Ave Community Center
Bring Your Gadgets to the Geeks
Oct 17 at Windsor Public Library
You Asked For It
Oct 17 at Chamber office
Fall Yoga at Northwest Park
Oct 18 at Northwest Park, 145 Lang Road, Windsor, CT 0695
Farmers’ Market
Oct 18 at 240 Broad Street
Mother - Daughter Circle
Oct 18 at 330 WIndsor Avenue Community Center
Parenting 101
Oct 18 at 330 WIndsor Avenue Community Center
Windsor Citizens Academy
Oct 18 at Various Town of Windsor faciliities
Flashlight Maze
Oct 19 at Browns Harvest 1911 Poquonock Ave Windsor
Wine & Whiskey Tasting
Oct 19 at The Tavern at Keney Park
The Breakfast Club & Brunch All Day
Sundays at The Tavern at Keney Park, 171 Windsor Avenue Windsor CT 06095
Cut the Cord
Oct 22 at Windsor Public Library
Monday Morning Book Club
Oct 22 at Windsor Public Library
Color Odyssey
Oct 23 at Windsor Public Library
Healthy Minds
Oct 23 at Windsor Public Library
Learn to Crochet
Tuesdays at Windsor Public Library
Youth In Action 2018 - 2019
Oct 23 at 330 WIndsor Ave Community Center
Bring Your Gadgets to the Geeks
Oct 24 at Windsor Public Library
Candidates Night
Oct 24 at Windsor Town Hall
Park Here - Fly There
Oct 24 at Hampton Inn located at 2168 Poquonock Avenue • Windsor, CT
Mother - Daughter Circle
Oct 25 at 330 WIndsor Avenue Community Center
Parenting 101
Oct 25 at 330 WIndsor Avenue Community Center
Silk'n Sounds
Oct 25 at Windsor Public Library
Windsor Citizens Academy
Oct 25 at Various Town of Windsor faciliities
Flashlight Maze
Oct 26 at Browns Harvest 1911 Poquonock Ave Windsor
Color Odyssey
Oct 27 at Windsor Public Library
Flashlight Maze
Oct 27 at Browns Harvest 1911 Poquonock Ave Windsor
The Breakfast Club & Brunch All Day
Sundays at The Tavern at Keney Park, 171 Windsor Avenue Windsor CT 06095
Credit Score Lunch and Learn
Oct 30 at 360 Federal Credit Union
Healthy Minds
Oct 30 at Windsor Public Library
Learn to Crochet
Tuesdays at Windsor Public Library
Youth In Action 2018 - 2019
Oct 30 at 330 WIndsor Ave Community Center
Nightmare on Broad Street
Oct 31 at Windsor Town Center
Mother - Daughter Circle
Nov 1 at 330 WIndsor Avenue Community Center
Parenting 101
Nov 1 at 330 WIndsor Avenue Community Center
Windsor Citizens Academy
Nov 1 at Various Town of Windsor faciliities
St. Gabriel School Open House
Nov 4 at St. Gabriel School 77 Bloomfield Ave. Windsor
The Breakfast Club & Brunch All Day
Sundays at The Tavern at Keney Park, 171 Windsor Avenue Windsor CT 06095
Fencing Class
Nov 5 at LP Wilson Community Center
Healthy Minds
Nov 6 at Windsor Public Library
Learn to Crochet
Tuesdays at Windsor Public Library
Still Young Book Club
Nov 6 at Tavern at Keney Park, 171 Windsor Ave
Youth In Action 2018 - 2019
Nov 6 at 330 WIndsor Ave Community Center
Fencing Class
Nov 7 at LP Wilson Community Center
Bring Your Gadgets to the Geeks
Nov 7 at Windsor Public Library
Windsor Business Connections
1st Wednesday unless noted
Alzheimer's Support Group
2nd Thursdays at Kimberly Hall North
Mother - Daughter Circle
Nov 8 at 330 WIndsor Avenue Community Center
Parenting 101
Nov 8 at 330 WIndsor Avenue Community Center
The Breakfast Club & Brunch All Day
Sundays at The Tavern at Keney Park, 171 Windsor Avenue Windsor CT 06095
Fencing Class
Nov 12 at LP Wilson Community Center
Essential Oils: Winter Immune Suppo
Nov 13 at Windsor Public Library
Healthy Minds
Nov 13 at Windsor Public Library
Learn to Crochet
Tuesdays at Windsor Public Library
Youth In Action 2018 - 2019
Nov 13 at 330 WIndsor Ave Community Center
YPW Meeting
2nd Tuesdays at 261 Broad Street, Windsor
Fencing Class
Nov 14 at LP Wilson Community Center
Bring Your Gadgets to the Geeks
Nov 14 at Windsor Public Library
Ukulele for Beginners-B
Nov 14 at Windsor High School J113
Mother - Daughter Circle
Nov 15 at 330 WIndsor Avenue Community Center
The Breakfast Club & Brunch All Day
Sundays at The Tavern at Keney Park, 171 Windsor Avenue Windsor CT 06095
Fencing Class
Nov 19 at LP Wilson Community Center
Learn to Crochet
Tuesdays at Windsor Public Library
Windsor Junior Woman's Club Meeting
Nov 20 at Union Street Tavern in Windsor Center
Youth In Action 2018 - 2019
Nov 20 at 330 WIndsor Ave Community Center
Fencing Class
Nov 21 at LP Wilson Community Center
Bring Your Gadgets to the Geeks
Nov 21 at Windsor Public Library