Experience the History and Charm of an Old New England Christmas Christmas at the Ellsworths December 1 & 2, 2017 The historic Ellsworth Homestead, located in Windsor, CT, will open its doors for Christmas at the Ellsworths holiday house celebration, sponsored by the Ellsworth Memorial Association and the Connecticut DAR. Built in 1781, this historic architectural gem will be decked out for the holidays with period décor, food and clothing typical of the mid-19th century. The entire home will be open to the public for this festive event. 778 Palisado Ave., Windsor CT Hours: Dec. 1st and 2nd ….
On Friday, December 1 from 6-8 p.m., ring in the holidays at Windsor Historical Society with an exploration of the origins and tastes of some of Connecticut’s favorite beers. Will Siss, the author of Connecticut Beer: A History of Nutmeg State Brewing will share sometimes amusing, sometimes shocking facts about the history of beers and brewing in Connecticut from its roots to today’s explosion of new business. He'll walk attendees through the basics of brewing and provide them with an overview of how Connecticut breweries evolved over time. Grab some popcorn or peanuts and take this opportuni
BINGO for Project Santa! Many families experience financial difficult during the holidays and we want to help! Come out to help the kids in Windsor. Refreshments provided. Thursday December 7 at 7:00 pm, at the Poquonock Fire Department, 1497 Poquonock Ave, Windsor.
Play a few rounds of BINGO while shopping the Thirty-One catalog for all your gifting needs or win them!
Enjoy Brunch Buffet while Santa Strolls table to table to meet the Kids. $1 of every Brunch Buffet will be donated to Citizens for Quality Sickle Cell Care Kids under 10 are $10 Adults are $24 For reservations call 860-757-0658 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Stop into Menchie's Frozen Yogurt on Kennedy Road to check out our Holiday flavors and to Get a FREE $5 Bonus Card when you purchase $25 dollars in Menchie's Gift Cards! They make great stocking stuffers!
Express Employment of Windsor, CT has partnered with our local Toys For Tots and is accepting donations of new, unwrapped toys now through December 4th.
You can bring your donation by our office any time between 8:00am and 5:00pm, Monday-Friday. If you are interested in helping local children in need have a wonderful Christmas then don't hesitate to stop by our office at 340 Broad Street, Suite 208, Windsor, CT.
Every person who donates a toy before December 4th will be given an entry into our raffle for a $25 gift card to Amazon.com.
Drawing will be December 8th, one entry per person.
Join First Town Downtown for a traditional carol sing on the with the Connecticut Yuletide Carolers. Sing along with provided songbooks. * Meet Santa and enjoy refreshments under the giant snow globe on the Windsor Town Green! * All four Windsor fire companies will be competing against each other in the truck decorating contest! * Carol Sing Sponsored by Johnson, Dowe, Brown & Barbarotta. * Refreshments donated by Geissler's Supermarkets and Dunkin' Donuts! * Note: The Torchlight Parade is not happening due to lack of volunteers.
Windsor’s Northwest Park Hosts a Natural Holiday Wreath Making Workshop
Join the staff of Northwest Park on Saturday, December 2nd from 10:00 – 11:30 A.M. for a Natural Holiday Wreath Making Workshop. Make wreaths from provided natural materials during this hands-on workshop recommended for ages 12 and above. Participants will make and decorate a 22 inch frame. The cost is $25.00 for Windsor residents and $30.00 for non-residents. Registration is required. Please visit townofwindsorct.com/recreation to register or call 860-285-1886 for more information. Northwest Park is located at 145
Join us for a Wine Tasting and Raffle to Benefit Connecticut Cat Connection. We are debuting a new line of wines, and each purchase supports our shelter providing, food, warmth, and medical care to abandoned and stray cats in need.
You can sample our 6 new wines, as well as order bottles to arrive just in time for the holidays!
The Hayden Station Fire Company of Windsor will host a Craft Fair in their firehouse at 54 Basswood Road on Saturday, December 2nd from 10am to 3 pm. There’ll be handmade jewelry, scarves, beauty products, and much more.
“Currently 34 Vendors/Crafters have confirmed they are coming and we have space for 40,” said Firefighter Mike Bigda. “So, if you’re interested in a spot, let me know right away since we only have six spaces left.”
This is a perfect time to do your holiday shopping with local Crafters and Vendors like LuLaRoe, Thirty-One, Party Lite, Tupperware, Stampin Up, Paparazzi, and ma
The Bridge Builders Awards are awarded to those individual, organizations and companies that exhibit EXCELLENCE in Human Relations, Cultural and Social Justice and Humanitarian interest in the Windsor community. The Bridge Builders Award have been given to deserving community recipients since 1995. “This is our 22 year and all the Commissioner and Liaison would like to extend a heartfelt thank you for the nominations from the community and welcome all to the ceremony and reception to be held on November 30, 2017 at 6:00 PM in the Town Council Chambers at Town Hall, refreshments will be served