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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

"Tis the Season"
Jun 7 at WINDSOR LOCAL FARMS STANDS
e-Passport to Summer Fun in Windsor
June 22 - Aug 31 at Town of Windsor
Monday Morning Book Club
Jun 25 at Windsor Public Library
Learn to Crochet
Tuesdays at Windsor Public Library
Summer Classic Movie Series
Jun 26 at Windsor Public Library
Summer Lobster Dinner
Jun 26 at The Tavern at Keney Park.. 171 Windsor Avenue Windsor CT 06095
Bring Your Gadgets to the Geeks
Wednesdays at Windsor Public Library
KC Sisters
Jun 27 at Windsor Public Library
Ukulele for Beginners-B
Jun 27 at Windsor High School J113
Yoga at Northwest Park
Wednesdays at Northwest Park, 145 Lang Road, Windsor, CT 0695
Concert on the Green
Jun 28 at Windsor Town Green
Farmers’ Market
Jun 28 at 240 Broad Street
Northwest Park"Nature Book Club"
4th Thurday of the month at Northwest Park, 145 Lang Road, Windsor, CT 0695
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
Summer Classic Movie Series
Jul 3 at Windsor Public Library
Bring Your Gadgets to the Geeks
Wednesdays at Windsor Public Library
Independence Day BBQ
Jul 4 at The Tavern at Keney Park.. 171 Windsor Avenue Windsor CT 06095
Yoga at Northwest Park
Wednesdays at Northwest Park, 145 Lang Road, Windsor, CT 0695
Concert on the Green
Jul 5 at Windsor Town Green
Farmers’ Market
Jul 5 at 240 Broad Street
Live Music on the Patio
Fridays in July at The Tavern at Keney Park, 171 Windsor Avenue Windsor CT 06095
Bottle and Can Drive
Jul 7 at eagle green near Windsor public library
Surf and Turf
Jul 7 at The Tavern at Keney Park.. 171 Windsor Avenue Windsor CT 06095
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
Summer Classic Movie Series
Jul 10 at Windsor Public Library
YPW Meeting
2nd Tuesdays at 261 Broad Street, Windsor
Bring Your Gadgets to the Geeks
Wednesdays at Windsor Public Library
Comedy Night
Jul 11 at The Tavern at Keney Park.. 171 Windsor Avenue Windsor CT 06095
Yoga at Northwest Park
Wednesdays at Northwest Park, 145 Lang Road, Windsor, CT 0695
Alzheimer's Support Group
2nd Thursdays at Kimberly Hall North
Concert on the Green
Jul 12 at Windsor Town Green
Farmers’ Market
Jul 12 at 240 Broad Street
Tour Windsor Rocks!
Jul 12 at TourWindsorCT.org Locations
Community Block Party (Sharshon)
Jul 13 at Sharshon Park- 52 Skitchewaug Street, Windsor, CT 6095
Live Music on the Patio
Fridays in July at The Tavern at Keney Park, 171 Windsor Avenue Windsor CT 06095
Tag Sale - Voices Against Lyme Dis.
Jul 14 at Windsor Town Green
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
Summer Classic Movie Series
Jul 17 at Windsor Public Library
Bring Your Gadgets to the Geeks
Wednesdays at Windsor Public Library
National Hot Dog Day
Jul 18 at The Tavern at Keney Park 171 Windsor Avenue Windsor CT 060
Yoga at Northwest Park
Wednesdays at Northwest Park, 145 Lang Road, Windsor, CT 0695
Concert on the Green
Jul 19 at Windsor Town Green
Farmers’ Market
Jul 19 at 240 Broad Street
Live Music on the Patio
Fridays in July at The Tavern at Keney Park, 171 Windsor Avenue Windsor CT 06095
The Breakfast Club & Brunch All Day
Sundays at The Tavern at Keney Park, 171 Windsor Avenue Windsor CT 06095
Monday Morning Book Club
Jul 23 at Windsor Public Library
Learn to Crochet
Tuesdays at Windsor Public Library
Park Here - Fly There
Jul 24 at Hampton Inn located at 2168 Poquonock Avenue • Windsor, CT
Summer Classic Movie Series
Jul 24 at Windsor Public Library
Bring Your Gadgets to the Geeks
Wednesdays at Windsor Public Library
Intro to Improv Workshop
Jul 25 at Windsor Public Library
Yoga at Northwest Park
Wednesdays at Northwest Park, 145 Lang Road, Windsor, CT 0695
Farmers’ Market
Jul 26 at 240 Broad Street
Northwest Park"Nature Book Club"
4th Thurday of the month at Northwest Park, 145 Lang Road, Windsor, CT 0695
Community Block Party (Lancaster)
Jul 27 at Lancaster Park- 10 Somerset Drive, Windsor, CT 06095
Live Music on the Patio
Fridays in July at The Tavern at Keney Park, 171 Windsor Avenue Windsor CT 06095
The Tavern Luau
Jul 27 at The Tavern at Keney Park.. 171 Windsor Avenue Windsor CT 06095
The Breakfast Club & Brunch All Day
Sundays at The Tavern at Keney Park, 171 Windsor Avenue Windsor CT 06095
All Ages Drum Circle
Jul 30 at Windsor Public Library
Learn to Crochet
Tuesdays at Windsor Public Library
Summer Classic Movie Series
Jul 31 at Windsor Public Library
Bring Your Gadgets to the Geeks
Wednesdays at Windsor Public Library
Ukulele for Beginners-B
Aug 1 at Windsor High School J113
Windsor Business Connections
1st Wednesday unless noted
Concert on the Green
Aug 2 at Windsor Town Green
Farmers’ Market
Aug 2 at 240 Broad Street
FREE Genealogy Support Group
Aug 2 at Windsor Historical Society
The Breakfast Club & Brunch All Day
Sundays at The Tavern at Keney Park, 171 Windsor Avenue Windsor CT 06095
WOW Art Class
Aug 6 at Windsor Art Center, 35 Central Street, Windsor, CT
Learn to Crochet
Tuesdays at Windsor Public Library
Summer Classic Movie Series
Aug 7 at Windsor Public Library
Bring Your Gadgets to the Geeks
Wednesdays at Windsor Public Library
Business After Hours
Aug 8 at New England Dental Center, 250 Lamberton Road
Alzheimer's Support Group
2nd Thursdays at Kimberly Hall North
Concert on the Green
Aug 9 at Windsor Town Green
Farmers’ Market
Aug 9 at 240 Broad Street
Community Block Party (Deerfield)
Aug 10 at Deerfield Park- 70 Colton Street, Windsor, CT 06095
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
Summer Classic Movie Series
Aug 14 at Windsor Public Library
YPW Meeting
2nd Tuesdays at 261 Broad Street, Windsor
Bring Your Gadgets to the Geeks
Wednesdays at Windsor Public Library
Concert on the Green
Aug 16 at Windsor Town Green
Farmers’ Market
Aug 16 at 240 Broad Street
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
Summer Classic Movie Series
Aug 21 at Windsor Public Library
Bring Your Gadgets to the Geeks
Wednesdays at Windsor Public Library
Concert on the Green
Aug 23 at Windsor Town Green
Farmers’ Market
Aug 23 at 240 Broad Street
Northwest Park"Nature Book Club"
4th Thurday of the month at Northwest Park, 145 Lang Road, Windsor, CT 0695
Park Here - Fly There
Aug 24 at Hampton Inn located at 2168 Poquonock Avenue • Windsor, CT