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December 2 - 9, 2021
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Windsor Project Santa Toy Drive
Saturday, Dec 4, 2021

Windsor Project Santa Toy Drive
Windsor Project Santa Toy Drive
This coming Saturday, a few friends and I are hosting a toy drive to help support over 200 families in Windsor who are in need of assistance, so their children's letters to Santa do not go unanswered.

Our beloved community of Windsor has a long tradition of coming together to provide for our neighbors who need it the most. It would mean the world to me if you could join us this Saturday and together we will make the 2021 holiday season a memorable celebration for all.

Drop off new unwrapped toys, gift cards or monetary donations at Berkshire Hathaway, 240 Bl
Deck The House Holiday Contest
Thursday, Dec 9, 2021

Deck The House Holiday Contest
Get into the Holiday Spirit with our Deck the House Holiday Light Contest!

Do you think you have one of the best-decorated houses in Windsor, CT this holiday season? Windsor Recreation & Youth Services will be conducting the Third Annual Deck the House: Holiday Light Contest this year! Winners of each prize will win Visa Gift Cards and bragging rights! Applications must be received no later than 12:00 PM (noon) on Thursday, December 9th. Deck the House has no entry fee and is completely free.

Register Now: Click here to Register
Vintage Radio Swap Meet
Saturday, Dec 4, 2021

Vintage Radio Swap Meet
The holiday season is here, and we are all looking for that special man cave or she shed gift for friends and family . What a better place to find that unique gift than at the December 4th swap meet at the Vintage Radio & Communications Museum of CT at 115 Pierson Lane in Windsor, CT. Collectors from all over the Northeast will be there selling vintage communications items like radios, advertising, TVs turntables and the like. This will be in the museum’s recently renovated multi-purpose room. The event runs from 8 am to 1 pm. Admission for the public is free. There is a small fee to re
Acupuncture and Acupressure
Monday, Dec 6, 2021

Acupuncture and Acupressure
The Main Library and Carrie Sawtell, L.Ac. from Many Rivers Community Acupuncture for a talk on Acupuncture and Acupressure for Stress & Anxiety on Monday, December 6 from 6:30 to7:30 PM. This talk will include information about acupuncture, handouts, and a demonstration of acupressure points and how to use them. Registration Requested. Free. 860-285-1918. To register, please visit https://www.windsorlibrary.com/adult/sign-up-for-a-program/
Local Museum Helps with Production of Willie Pep documentary

Local Museum Helps with Production of Willie Pep documentary
The Vintage Radio & Communications Museum of CT located in Windsor, CT was in the right place at the right time to help get the long-delayed production of the story of Willie Pep, Connecticut’s own world featherweight boxing champion, into its final stage. This production, which is being filmed in the Hartford area, has been delayed by a number of things, including the Covid-19 pandemic.

The film is being produced by the Canada-based Blisspoint Entertainment , Leonardo DiCaprio’s Appian Way Productions and Golden Ratio Films in Singapore. Many of the scenes portray Willie’s home with the t
Tickborne Illness Support Group
Dec 4, 2021

Tickborne Illness Support Group
Voices Against Lyme Disease a 501(c)3, based in Windsor, CT is continuing their Support Group for those with a tickborne illness or a family member and friends. This group meets on the first and third Saturday of every month and is free to anyone wishing to join us. We use strict COVID 19 guidelines for our meetings. In addition, to support discussions we also provide up to date research information on tick borne illnesses, awareness and prevention.

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Winter Wonderland
Thursday, Dec 9, 2021

Winter Wonderland
Thursday, December 9
6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
LP Wilson Community Center (Outdoors near tennis courts)
All ages!

Enjoy the holiday lights, trees and inflatables with Santa and his little helpers outside of L.P. Wilson Community Center. Take the opportunity before Santa leaves for the North Pole. Bring your own camera for a free picture with Santa. Work on an arts & crafts project in Santa’s Workshop, see special captions of one of the holiday classics Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer on the tennis courts. There will be hot cocoa and donuts. This event is entirely outdoors and free to attend.

If you
Order a Veterans Wreath by December 10th

Order a Veterans Wreath by December 10th
Carmon Community Funeral Homes of Windsor and Windsor’s American Legion Gray-Dickenson Post #59 will host its annual Wreaths Across America wreath-laying ceremony on Saturday, December 18th at 12 p.m. at the Windsor Veterans Memorial Cemetery on East St. All are invited to attend this special event that will be held on the same day as more than 2,500 similar wreath-laying ceremonies will be held across the U.S., at sea and abroad. Last year, more than 500 wreaths were placed by volunteers in Windsor.

Anyone may purchase $15 wreaths to be placed at the December 18th ceremony and all payments
Holiday Shopping Night at WHS!
Tuesday, Dec 7, 2021

Holiday Shopping Night at WHS!
Stop by Windsor Historical Society on Tuesday, December 7 from 4 to 7 p.m. for Holiday Shopping Night at the Society’s Gift Shop and bookstore. Enjoy a cheery bonfire and hot cider while finding the perfect “Windsor” gift for that special someone or those Windsor friends who are far away this holiday. Browse the Society’s selection of Windsor and Connecticut history books, unique posters and tee shirts, maps, artwork, stoneware, jewelry, and more!
You & Me Time: Stuffies!
Thursday, Dec 2, 2021

You & Me Time: Stuffies!
Join us for You & Me Time at the Windsor Public Library from 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM to create a one-of-a-kind stuffed animal using fabric and string. Plus we’ll have a Hot Chocolate Bar. This event is designed for an adult and a child (age 6+) to create something together. Basic sewing tools and supplies will be used. Registration is required as space is limited. Free. Register at windsorlibrary.com or call 860-285-1914. To register, please visit www.windsorlibrary.com.
Virtual Book Club
Thursday, Dec 9, 2021

Virtual Book Club
Our December discussion will be on Wishin' and Hopin' by Wally Lamb. This month's meeting will be held in person at the Main Library in Meeting Room 1 from 2:00 to 3:00 PM. Books are available at the Lending Desk, one month prior to each meeting.

Registration is not required but if you would like to register please go here: https://www.windsorlibrary.com/adult/sign-up-for-a-program/.
Alzheimer's Support Group
Dec 9, 2021

Alzheimer's Support Group
Currently being held virtually so please contact Kate at Kate.Bartelmo@genesishcc.com for a zoom link?

Kimberly Hall North hosts an Alzheimer's Support Group for anyone taking care of a loved one with Alzheimer's or a related dementia or if you would like to learn more about the disease. The group is open to both members of the community or those who have loved ones at Kimberly Hall.

Kate Bartelmo, is the support group leader she is a MSW, Certified Dementia Practitioner and has been running a support group for over 10 years. The group is affiliated with The Alzheimer's Association.

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Events

Bring Your Gadgets to the Geeks
May 24 at Windsor Public Library 323 Broad Street Windsor, CT
May Business After Hours
May 25 at Windsor Chamber of Commerce office, 261 Broad Street
Advanced Adult Art
May 26 at Windsor Train Station Studios
Book Buzz Event
May 26 at Windsor Public Library 323 Broad Street Windsor, CT
Monthly Veteran's Coffee Hour
May 26 at Senior Center Cafe
First Town Chat
Fridays at 161 Broad Street, Windsor
Second Annual Clothing Drive
May 28 at CT Cat Connection, 40 Stevens Mill Lane, Windsor CT 06995
Snap Back Fitness Boxing
May 28 at Stony Hill School
Open Classroom at the WAC Studios
May 29 at Windsor Train Station Studios
Intermediate II Art for Adults
May 30 at Windsor Train Station Studios
Bring Your Gadgets to the Geeks
May 31 at Windsor Public Library 323 Broad Street Windsor, CT
Advanced Adult Art
Jun 2 at Windsor Train Station Studios
First Town Chat
Fridays at 161 Broad Street, Windsor
Second Annual Clothing Drive
Jun 4 at CT Cat Connection, 40 Stevens Mill Lane, Windsor CT 06995
Tickborne Illness Support Group
Jun 4 at LP Wilson Community Center, 599 Matianuck Ave. Windsor
Open Classroom at the WAC Studios
Jun 5 at Windsor Train Station Studios
WAC Portrait Painting Workshop
Jun 5 at WAC Train Station Studios
Gardens in the Hudson Valley
Jun 6 at Windsor Public Library 323 Broad Street Windsor, CT
Hypertension Workshop
Jun 6 at Video Conference via Zoom
Intermediate II Art for Adults
Jun 6 at Windsor Train Station Studios
Join our new Men's Club!
Jun 6 at Windsor Senior Center
Bring Your Gadgets to the Geeks
Jun 7 at Windsor Public Library 323 Broad Street Windsor, CT
Advanced Adult Art
Jun 9 at Windsor Train Station Studios
Virtual Book Club
Jun 9 at Windsor Public Library 323 Broad Street Windsor, CT
38th Annual Chamber Cares Auction
Jun 10 at Mill Brook Clubhouse, 147 Pigeon Hill Road
First Town Chat
Fridays at 161 Broad Street, Windsor
Second Annual Clothing Drive
Jun 11 at CT Cat Connection, 40 Stevens Mill Lane, Windsor CT 06995
Open Classroom at the WAC Studios
Jun 12 at Windsor Train Station Studios
WAC Portrait Painting Workshop
Jun 12 at WAC Train Station Studios
Intermediate II Art for Adults
Jun 13 at Windsor Train Station Studios
Learn How to Lead Like a Pro
Jun 13 at Windsor Public Library 323 Broad Street Windsor, CT
Windsor Toastmasters Club
Jun 13 at Zoom meeting, possible in-person meeting
Bring Your Gadgets to the Geeks
Jun 14 at Windsor Public Library 323 Broad Street Windsor, CT
Board of Directors Mtg
Jun 14 at online
Advanced Adult Art
Jun 16 at Windsor Train Station Studios
Camino de Santiago Lecture
Jun 16 at Windsor Public Library 323 Broad Street Windsor, CT
First Town Chat
Fridays at 161 Broad Street, Windsor
Second Annual Clothing Drive
Jun 18 at CT Cat Connection, 40 Stevens Mill Lane, Windsor CT 06995
Tickborne Illness Support Group
Jun 18 at LP Wilson Community Center, 599 Matianuck Ave. Windsor
Windsor House Tour is Back!
Jun 18 at Windsor Historical Society
Open Classroom at the WAC Studios
Jun 19 at Windsor Train Station Studios
Intermediate II Art for Adults
Jun 20 at Windsor Train Station Studios
Join our new Men's Club!
Jun 20 at Windsor Senior Center
Programs Committee Mtg
Jun 20 at online
Strawberry Festival and Vendor Fair
Jun 20 at Brown's Harvest 1911 Poquonock Ave
Bring Your Gadgets to the Geeks
Jun 21 at Windsor Public Library 323 Broad Street Windsor, CT
Farmers Market
Thursdays at 240 Broad Street
May Business After Hours
May 25 at Windsor Chamber of Commerce office, 261 Broad Street
38th Annual Chamber Cares Auction
Jun 10 at Mill Brook Clubhouse, 147 Pigeon Hill Road
Board of Directors Mtg
Jun 14 at online
Programs Committee Mtg
Jun 20 at online
Bring Your Gadgets to the Geeks
May 24 at Windsor Public Library 323 Broad Street Windsor, CT
Bring Your Gadgets to the Geeks
May 24 at Windsor Public Library 323 Broad Street Windsor, CT
May Business After Hours
May 25 at Windsor Chamber of Commerce office, 261 Broad Street
Advanced Adult Art
May 26 at Windsor Train Station Studios
Book Buzz Event
May 26 at Windsor Public Library 323 Broad Street Windsor, CT
Monthly Veteran's Coffee Hour
May 26 at Senior Center Cafe
First Town Chat
Fridays at 161 Broad Street, Windsor
Second Annual Clothing Drive
May 28 at CT Cat Connection, 40 Stevens Mill Lane, Windsor CT 06995
Snap Back Fitness Boxing
May 28 at Stony Hill School
Open Classroom at the WAC Studios
May 29 at Windsor Train Station Studios
Intermediate II Art for Adults
May 30 at Windsor Train Station Studios
Bring Your Gadgets to the Geeks
May 31 at Windsor Public Library 323 Broad Street Windsor, CT
First Town Chat
Fridays at 161 Broad Street, Windsor
Second Annual Clothing Drive
May 28 at CT Cat Connection, 40 Stevens Mill Lane, Windsor CT 06995
Snap Back Fitness Boxing
May 28 at Stony Hill School
Open Classroom at the WAC Studios
May 29 at Windsor Train Station Studios