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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

Socktober - winter sock collection
thru December at Windsor Social Services, LP Wilson Community Center, 599 Matianuck Avenue
Windsor Art Ctr Holiday Art & Craft
Dec 8 at Windsor Art Center, 40 Mechanic St, Windsor
Learn to Crochet
Tuesdays at Windsor Public Library
Youth In Action 2018 - 2019
Tuesdays at 330 WIndsor Ave Community Center
Fencing Class
Dec 19 at LP Wilson Community Center
Bring Your Gadgets to the Geeks
Dec 19 at Windsor Public Library
Ukulele for Beginners-B
Dec 19 at Windsor High School J113
Down South Saturdays
Saturdays at The Tavern at Keney Park
Dr. Curry & Santa Christmas Party
Dec 22 at Wilson Fire Department- 50 Pine Lane
"Winter Solstice Full Moon Hike"
Dec 22 at Northwest Park & Nature Center, 145 Lang Road, Windsor, CT
The Breakfast Club & Brunch All Day
Sundays at The Tavern at Keney Park, 171 Windsor Avenue Windsor CT 06095
Fencing Class
Dec 24 at LP Wilson Community Center
Youth In Action 2018 - 2019
Tuesdays at 330 WIndsor Ave Community Center
Fencing Class
Dec 26 at LP Wilson Community Center
Vacation Camp
Dec 26 at 330 Windsor Avenue
Down South Saturdays
Saturdays at The Tavern at Keney Park
Open Skate at Loomis Ice Rink
Dec 30 at Loomis Chaffee Ice rink
The Breakfast Club & Brunch All Day
Sundays at The Tavern at Keney Park, 171 Windsor Avenue Windsor CT 06095
Fencing Class
Dec 31 at LP Wilson Community Center
New Years Eve Happy Hour
Dec 31 at The Tavern at Keney Park
New Years Day Brunch at The Tavern
Jan 1, 2019 at The Tavern at Keney Park.. 171 Windsor Avenue Windsor CT 06095
Youth In Action 2018 - 2019
Tuesdays at 330 WIndsor Ave Community Center
Fencing Class
Jan 2, 2019 at LP Wilson Community Center
Bring Your Gadgets to the Geeks
Jan 2, 2019 at Windsor Public Library
Progressive Whist Games--55 & Older
Jan 2, 2019 at Windsor Senior Center
Windsor Business Connections
1st Wednesday unless noted
Little Picassos
Jan 3, 2019 at Windsor Public Library
Square Dancing--55 & Older
Jan 3, 2019 at Windsor Senior Center
Taco Bar Thursdays
Jan 3, 2019 at The Tavern at Keney Park
Yoga--55 & Older
Jan 3, 2019 at Windsor Senior Center
All Day Happy Hour Fridays
Jan 4, 2019 at The Tavern at Keney Park
Book Babies
Jan 4, 2019 at Windsor Public Library
Free Playgroup
Jan 4, 2019 at Clover Family Resource Center
Tai Chi for Beginners--55 & Older
Jan 4, 2019 at Windsor Senior Center
Tai Chi Intermed & Advanced-Seniors
Jan 4, 2019 at Windsor Senior Center
Prime Rib Buffet
Jan 5, 2019 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
Fencing Class
Jan 7, 2019 at LP Wilson Community Center
Shape Up & Work Out--55 & Older
Jan 7, 2019 at Windsor Senior Center
Sit, Stretch & Groove
Jan 7, 2019 at Windsor Senior Center
Tai Chi Intermed & Advanced-Seniors
Jan 7, 2019 at Windsor Senior Center
Chair Yoga--55 & Older
Jan 8, 2019 at Windsor Senior Center
Learn to Crochet
Jan 8, 2019
Youth In Action 2018 - 2019
Tuesdays at 330 WIndsor Ave Community Center
Fencing Class
Jan 9, 2019 at LP Wilson Community Center
Bring Your Gadgets to the Geeks
Jan 9, 2019 at Windsor Public Library
Business After Hours
Jan 9, 2019 at Tavern at Keney Park
Nutrition for Pain--55 & Older
Jan 9, 2019 at Windsor Senior Center Cafeteria
Shape Up & Work Out--55 & Older
Jan 9, 2019 at Windsor Senior Center
Sit, Stretch & Groove
Jan 9, 2019 at Windsor Senior Center
Alzheimer's Support Group
2nd Thursdays at Kimberly Hall North
Square Dancing--55 & Older
Jan 10, 2019 at Windsor Senior Center
Taco Bar Thursdays
Jan 10, 2019 at The Tavern at Keney Park
Yoga--55 & Older
Jan 10, 2019 at Windsor Senior Center
All Day Happy Hour Fridays
Jan 11, 2019 at The Tavern at Keney Park
Book Babies
Jan 11, 2019 at Windsor Public Library
Free Playgroup
Jan 11, 2019 at Clover Family Resource Center
Shape Up & Work Out--55 & Older
Jan 11, 2019 at Windsor Senior Center
Tai Chi for Beginners--55 & Older
Jan 11, 2019 at Windsor Senior Center
Tai Chi Intermed & Advanced-Seniors
Jan 11, 2019 at Windsor Senior Center
Prime Rib Buffet
Jan 12, 2019 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
Fencing Class
Jan 14, 2019 at LP Wilson Community Center
Shape Up & Work Out--55 & Older
Jan 14, 2019 at Windsor Senior Center
Sit, Stretch & Groove
Jan 14, 2019 at Windsor Senior Center
Tai Chi Intermed & Advanced-Seniors
Jan 14, 2019 at Windsor Senior Center
Chair Yoga--55 & Older
Jan 15, 2019 at Windsor Senior Center
Jan's Sewing Hour
Jan 15, 2019 at Windsor Public Library
Learn to Crochet
Jan 15, 2019
Windsor Junior Woman's Club Meeting
Jan 15, 2019 at Union Street Tavern in Windsor Center
Youth In Action 2018 - 2019
Tuesdays at 330 WIndsor Ave Community Center
Fencing Class
Jan 16, 2019 at LP Wilson Community Center
Bring Your Gadgets to the Geeks
Jan 16, 2019 at Windsor Public Library
Evening Bingo--55 & Older
Jan 16, 2019 at Windsor Senior Center
Progressive Whist Games--55 & Older
Jan 16, 2019 at Windsor Senior Center
Senior Open House--55 & Older
Jan 16, 2019 at Windsor Senior Fitness Center
Shape Up & Work Out--55 & Older
Jan 16, 2019 at Windsor Senior Center
Sit, Stretch & Groove
Jan 16, 2019 at Windsor Senior Center
Botanical Illust. Poster Hanging
Jan 17, 2019 at Windsor Public Library
Senior Foot Clinic--55 & Older
Jan 17, 2019 at Windsor Senior Center
Square Dancing--55 & Older
Jan 17, 2019 at Windsor Senior Center
Taco Bar Thursdays
Jan 17, 2019 at The Tavern at Keney Park
TVCA Networking
Jan 17, 2019 at Spare Time Entertainment
Yoga--55 & Older
Jan 17, 2019 at Windsor Senior Center
All Day Happy Hour Fridays
Jan 18, 2019 at The Tavern at Keney Park
Book Babies
Jan 18, 2019 at Windsor Public Library
Free Playgroup
Jan 18, 2019 at Clover Family Resource Center
Shape Up & Work Out--55 & Older
Jan 18, 2019 at Windsor Senior Center
Tai Chi for Beginners--55 & Older
Jan 18, 2019 at Windsor Senior Center
Tai Chi Intermed & Advanced-Seniors
Jan 18, 2019 at Windsor Senior Center
Botanical Illust. Poster Hanging
Jan 19, 2019 at Windsor Public Library
Prime Rib Buffet
Jan 19, 2019 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
Fencing Class
Jan 21, 2019 at LP Wilson Community Center
Chair Yoga--55 & Older
Jan 22, 2019 at Windsor Senior Center
Learn to Crochet
Jan 22, 2019
Youth In Action 2018 - 2019
Tuesdays at 330 WIndsor Ave Community Center
Fencing Class
Jan 23, 2019 at LP Wilson Community Center
Bring Your Gadgets to the Geeks
Jan 23, 2019 at Windsor Public Library
Shape Up & Work Out--55 & Older
Jan 23, 2019 at Windsor Senior Center
Sit, Stretch & Groove
Jan 23, 2019 at Windsor Senior Center
Ukulele for Beginners-B
Jan 23, 2019 at Windsor High School J113
Senior Foot Clinic--55 & Older
Jan 24, 2019 at Windsor Senior Center
Square Dancing--55 & Older
Jan 24, 2019 at Windsor Senior Center
Taco Bar Thursdays
Jan 24, 2019 at The Tavern at Keney Park
Yoga--55 & Older
Jan 24, 2019 at Windsor Senior Center
All Day Happy Hour Fridays
Jan 25, 2019 at The Tavern at Keney Park
Book Babies
Jan 25, 2019 at Windsor Public Library
Free Playgroup
Jan 25, 2019 at Clover Family Resource Center
Shape Up & Work Out--55 & Older
Jan 25, 2019 at Windsor Senior Center
Tai Chi for Beginners--55 & Older
Jan 25, 2019 at Windsor Senior Center
Tai Chi Intermed & Advanced-Seniors
Jan 25, 2019 at Windsor Senior Center
Prime Rib Buffet
Jan 26, 2019 at The Tavern at Keney Park
Downton Abbey Inspired Tea
Jan 27, 2019 at Windsor Public Library
The Breakfast Club & Brunch All Day
Sundays at The Tavern at Keney Park, 171 Windsor Avenue Windsor CT 06095
Fencing Class
Jan 28, 2019 at LP Wilson Community Center
Monday Morning Book Club
Jan 28, 2019 at Windsor Public Library
Shape Up & Work Out--55 & Older
Jan 28, 2019 at Windsor Senior Center
Sit, Stretch & Groove
Jan 28, 2019 at Windsor Senior Center
Tai Chi Intermed & Advanced-Seniors
Jan 28, 2019 at Windsor Senior Center
Chair Yoga--55 & Older
Jan 29, 2019 at Windsor Senior Center
Learn to Crochet
Jan 29, 2019
Oscar Nominee Series
Jan 29, 2019 at Windsor Public Library
Youth In Action 2018 - 2019
Tuesdays at 330 WIndsor Ave Community Center
Fencing Class
Jan 30, 2019 at LP Wilson Community Center
Bring Your Gadgets to the Geeks
Jan 30, 2019 at Windsor Public Library
Shape Up & Work Out--55 & Older
Jan 30, 2019 at Windsor Senior Center
Sit, Stretch & Groove
Jan 30, 2019 at Windsor Senior Center
Square Dancing--55 & Older
Jan 31, 2019 at Windsor Senior Center
Taco Bar Thursdays
Jan 31, 2019 at The Tavern at Keney Park
Yoga--55 & Older
Jan 31, 2019 at Windsor Senior Center
Book Babies
Feb 1, 2019 at Windsor Public Library
Free Playgroup
Feb 1, 2019 at Clover Family Resource Center
The Breakfast Club & Brunch All Day
Sundays at The Tavern at Keney Park, 171 Windsor Avenue Windsor CT 06095
Fencing Class
Feb 4, 2019 at LP Wilson Community Center
Chair Yoga--55 & Older
Feb 5, 2019 at Windsor Senior Center
Learn to Crochet
Feb 5, 2019
Oscar Nominee Series
Feb 5, 2019 at Windsor Public Library
Youth In Action 2018 - 2019
Tuesdays at 330 WIndsor Ave Community Center
Fencing Class
Feb 6, 2019 at LP Wilson Community Center
Bring Your Gadgets to the Geeks
Feb 6, 2019 at Windsor Public Library
Progressive Whist Games--55 & Older
Feb 6, 2019 at Windsor Senior Center
Windsor Business Connections
1st Wednesday unless noted
Little Picassos
Feb 7, 2019 at Windsor Public Library
Square Dancing--55 & Older
Feb 7, 2019 at Windsor Senior Center
Yoga--55 & Older
Feb 7, 2019 at Windsor Senior Center
Book Babies
Feb 8, 2019 at Windsor Public Library
Free Playgroup
Feb 8, 2019 at Clover Family Resource Center
The Breakfast Club & Brunch All Day
Sundays at The Tavern at Keney Park, 171 Windsor Avenue Windsor CT 06095
Fencing Class
Feb 11, 2019 at LP Wilson Community Center
Cut the Cord
Feb 11, 2019 at Windsor Public Library
Chair Yoga--55 & Older
Feb 12, 2019 at Windsor Senior Center
Learn to Crochet
Feb 12, 2019
Oscar Nominee Series
Feb 12, 2019 at Windsor Public Library
Youth In Action 2018 - 2019
Tuesdays at 330 WIndsor Ave Community Center
Fencing Class
Feb 13, 2019 at LP Wilson Community Center
Bring Your Gadgets to the Geeks
Feb 13, 2019 at Windsor Public Library
Business After Hours
Feb 13, 2019 at Spare Time
Alzheimer's Support Group
2nd Thursdays at Kimberly Hall North
Square Dancing--55 & Older
Feb 14, 2019 at Windsor Senior Center
Yoga--55 & Older
Feb 14, 2019 at Windsor Senior Center
Book Babies
Feb 15, 2019 at Windsor Public Library
Free Playgroup
Feb 15, 2019 at Clover Family Resource Center
Macrame Plant Hanger Workshop
Feb 16, 2019 at Windsor Public Library
The Windsor Feud
Feb 16, 2019 at Windsor Town Hall