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Up-cycled Planter Challenge

Up-cycled Planter Challenge
A Unique Event Coming to Windsor This Summer! Create an Up-Cycled Planter Challenge, JULY 2 – 11, 2021

Local businesses and individuals are invited to sponsor an artist/garden designer, who will create an up-cycled planter that will bring monarch butterflies to our community. Your sponsor fee of $60 will provide plants, potting soil, and signage that will credit both sponsor and planter designer. All of the materials used for these planters will be up-cycled by the artist or purchased from local Windsor businesses.

During the week July 2 -11, 2021, these unique planters will be showcased outside of sponsor businesses around Windsor and the Center. The public will be encouraged to visit these business locations, in order to vote for their favorite planter. At the end of the week, we will offer an online auction, so that the public will have the opportunity to purchase one of these unique planters for their own yard. This event promises to bring foot traffic to sponsor businesses, while we educate the public about the vital importance that monarch butterflies play in our environment. It will also showcase up-cycling ordinary objects into beautiful and useful artwork.

If you would like to sponsor a planter for display outside of your business, please fill out the attached form and return it with your check by April 30, 2021. If you have any questions about the project, please contact: Suzanne Urban (suzanneurbandesigns@gmail.com).


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First Town Downtown
Contact: Jane Garibay
161 Broad Street | 860-247-8982
Windsor, CT 06095
http://www.firsttowndowntown.org
info@firsttowndowntown.org


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Farmers Market
Thursdays at 240 Broad Street
Monthly Veteran's Coffee Hour
Jun 30 at L.P. Wilson
First Town Chat
Fridays at 161 Broad Street, Windsor
Second Annual Clothing Drive
Jul 2 at CT Cat Connection, 40 Stevens Mill Lane, Windsor CT 06995
Tickborne Illness Support Group
Jul 2 at LP Wilson Community Center, 599 Matianuck Ave. Windsor
Open Classroom at the WAC Studios
Jul 3 at Windsor Train Station Studios
Join our new Men's Club!
Jul 4 at Windsor Senior Center
Bring Your Gadgets to the Geeks
Jul 5 at Windsor Public Library 323 Broad Street Windsor, CT
Bart's Cruise Night
Jul 6 at Bart's Drive In
Farmers Market
Thursdays at 240 Broad Street
First Town Chat
Fridays at 161 Broad Street, Windsor
2022 Windsor Monarch Festival
Jul 9 at Windsor Center
Butterfly Paint Party
Jul 9 at Bart's, 55 Palisado Avenue
Saturday Fitness Boxing
Jul 9 at Stony Hill School
Second Annual Clothing Drive
Jul 9 at CT Cat Connection, 40 Stevens Mill Lane, Windsor CT 06995
Open Classroom at the WAC Studios
Jul 10 at Windsor Train Station Studios
Bring Your Gadgets to the Geeks
Jul 12 at Windsor Public Library 323 Broad Street Windsor, CT
Board of Directors Mtg
Jul 12 at online
DPH Mobile COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic
Jul 12 at Windsor Main Library, 323 Broad St, Windsor, CT
Bart's Cruise Night
Jul 13 at Bart's Drive In
Farmers Market
Thursdays at 240 Broad Street
Virtual Book Club
Jul 14 at Windsor Public Library 323 Broad Street Windsor, CT
First Town Chat
Fridays at 161 Broad Street, Windsor
Saturday Fitness Boxing
Jul 16 at Stony Hill School
Second Annual Clothing Drive
Jul 16 at CT Cat Connection, 40 Stevens Mill Lane, Windsor CT 06995
SRL Irish Dance Academy Performance
Jul 16 at Windsor Public Library
Tickborne Illness Support Group
Jul 16 at LP Wilson Community Center, 599 Matianuck Ave. Windsor
Open Classroom at the WAC Studios
Jul 17 at Windsor Train Station Studios
Join our new Men's Club!
Jul 18 at Windsor Senior Center
Programs Committee Mtg
Jul 18 at online
Starry Night Doodle Fun
Jul 18 at Windsor Public Library 323 Broad Street Windsor, CT
Bring Your Gadgets to the Geeks
Jul 19 at Windsor Public Library 323 Broad Street Windsor, CT
Chess & Connections
Jul 20 at Windsor Senior Center Cafe
Farmers Market
Thursdays at 240 Broad Street
First Town Chat
Fridays at 161 Broad Street, Windsor
Saturday Fitness Boxing
Jul 23 at Stony Hill School
Open Classroom at the WAC Studios
Jul 24 at Windsor Train Station Studios
Bring Your Gadgets to the Geeks
Jul 26 at Windsor Public Library 323 Broad Street Windsor, CT
Farmers Market
Thursdays at 240 Broad Street
First Town Chat
Fridays at 161 Broad Street, Windsor
Monthly Veteran's Coffee Hour
Jul 30 at L.P. Wilson
Saturday Fitness Boxing
Jul 30 at Stony Hill School
Tickborne Illness Support Group
Jul 30 at LP Wilson Community Center, 599 Matianuck Ave. Windsor
Farmers Market
Thursdays at 240 Broad Street
Monthly Veteran's Coffee Hour
Jun 30 at L.P. Wilson
Farmers Market
Thursdays at 240 Broad Street
Monthly Veteran's Coffee Hour
Jun 30 at L.P. Wilson
First Town Chat
Fridays at 161 Broad Street, Windsor
Second Annual Clothing Drive
Jul 2 at CT Cat Connection, 40 Stevens Mill Lane, Windsor CT 06995
Tickborne Illness Support Group
Jul 2 at LP Wilson Community Center, 599 Matianuck Ave. Windsor
Open Classroom at the WAC Studios
Jul 3 at Windsor Train Station Studios
Join our new Men's Club!
Jul 4 at Windsor Senior Center
Bring Your Gadgets to the Geeks
Jul 5 at Windsor Public Library 323 Broad Street Windsor, CT
Bart's Cruise Night
Jul 6 at Bart's Drive In
Farmers Market
Thursdays at 240 Broad Street
First Town Chat
Fridays at 161 Broad Street, Windsor
Second Annual Clothing Drive
Jul 2 at CT Cat Connection, 40 Stevens Mill Lane, Windsor CT 06995
Tickborne Illness Support Group
Jul 2 at LP Wilson Community Center, 599 Matianuck Ave. Windsor
Open Classroom at the WAC Studios
Jul 3 at Windsor Train Station Studios