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Jan 20 - 27, 2022
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Art from Across The Tracks
thru March 5

Art from Across The Tracks
Last chance to see this exhibit at the Windsor Art Center is Saturday, March 5!

The Windsor Art Center is pleased to announce its upcoming exhibition entitled Art from Across The Tracks: A Celebration of our “Studios” which will run January 15 through March 5, 2022. This exhibition includes works by resident studio artists at Windsor Train Station:

Andres Chaparro- paintings inspired by jazz
LeaAnn Cogswell- representational sculpture of human and animal forms
Cathy Doocy- explorations of composition and color using the vernacular of landscape painting
Michelle Hawran- paintings inspire
POSTPONED: Winter Sowing Workshop
Saturday, Jan 29

POSTPONED: Winter Sowing Workshop
Beat the winter doldrums! You don't need an expensive grow light system or outdoor greenhouse to get a jump spring/summer plants!

On Saturday, January 29 from 3:00 - 4:00 pm, local resident gardener and chairperson of the First Town Downtown Windsor Monarch Project, Suzanne Urban, will show you how to make your own mini-greenhouse and share her own tips on successful winter sowing.

The cost is $20 per person.
Add $10 per additional family member.
Seeds, organic soil and supplies will be provided.

Register early as socially distanced space is limited! We'll be at Bart's Drive In Restaurant
Book Buzz Event
Sunday, Jan 23

Book Buzz Event
Are you a book enthusiast? Do you want to know what the next best book to read is? Are you part of a book club and are looking for the next title to discuss? Join the Main Library in our Meeting Room 1 in person for a Book Buzz Event to discuss books and reading on Sunday, January 23 from 3:00 to 4:30 PM. Registration Required. Free. 860-285-1918. To register, please visit https://www.windsorlibrary.com/adult/sign-up-for-a-program/

Our priority is to provide the best experience possible while following all COVID-19 guidelines and restrictions to keep you and your loved ones safe. Please call
First Town Chat
Fridays

First Town Chat
Stop by FTDT from 11 am to noon on Friday to learn about First Town projects and hear how you can get involved! Our office is located at 161 Broad Street. We look forward to talking with you. Please RSVP at 860-247-8982.

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Winter Aquatics
Jan 29, 2022

Winter Aquatics
Swim lessons will begin on Saturday, January 29th and will continue every Saturday through March 12th. Swim lessons are held at the indoor pool at Windsor High School. Learn this critical lifelong skill from Windsor Recreation Department's finest lifeguards.

When/Where: Windsor High School Indoor Pool. Times vary depending on lessons.
Ages: Varies depending on lesson/activity.

Register at TownofWindsorCT.com/recreation/
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Valentines for Veterans
Monday, Jan 10

Valentines for Veterans
Drop off your homemade Valentine’s for Veterans no later than 5:00 PM on Friday, January 28th and we’ll make sure the cards get distributed to local Veterans’ organizations for Valentine’s Day. This activity can be a teachable moment for youth to learn who veterans are and why they are so important to our community. Cards must be dropped off at L.P. Wilson Community Center by 5:00 PM. 860-285-1946.
Titles, Trees & Towns Part 1
Thursday, Jan 20

Titles, Trees & Towns Part 1
Join long time Society member and researcher Al Boehm for the fascinating story of how changes in the British royal government and the historic Charter Oak incident shaped Windsor’s 17th-century development and doubled the town’s buildable land.

This virtual program is presented in two parts via Zoom on consecutive Thursdays, January 20 and January 27 from 7 to 8 PM.

$5 total for both sessions of the two-part program. Register once for both sessions by visiting our website: https://windsorhistoricalsociety.org/event/titles-trees-and-towns-windsor-and-its-western-lands-part-1/
Needle Felting Workshop
Thursday, Jan 27

Needle Felting Workshop
The Main Library invites you to our Needle Felting Workshop in person from 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM lead by Ewe & You owner Rachel Schuster. We’ll make a short garland of colorful hearts. Registration Required. Free. 860-285-1918. To register, please visit https://www.windsorlibrary.com/adult/sign-up-for-a-program/.

Our priority is to provide the best experience possible while following all COVID-19 guidelines and restrictions to keep you and your loved ones safe. Please call the Reference Desk at 860-285-1918 for updates on our COVID protocols.

Sponsored by Windsor Library Association
Bear's Smokehouse Offers Special for CPA's & Tax Advisors!

Bear's Smokehouse Offers Special for CPA's & Tax Advisors!
Bear's wants to say a special Thank You to all of our local CPA's, & Tax Advisors!

Starting January 15th - April 15th, we are offering 15% off on all catering orders!

Place your order online at bearsbbq.com/catering or give us a call! (860) 785-8772 X4
Be sure to mention the name of the business the order will be going to so we can apply the 15% off.

Offer only valid with Bear's Catering Department. Not valid in Bear's Restaurants & cannot be combined with any other coupon or promotion.
Family Guide for VA’s Basic Pension
Tuesday, Jan 25

Family Guide for VA’s Basic Pension
We will host Patty Servaes of the Elder Benefits Resource Center. In partnership with Stonebrook Village, Patty will share the “Family Guide for the VA’s Basic Pension with Aid & Attendance in Assisted & Independent Living”. Wartime veterans and their surviving spouse may be eligible to receive a non-service connected pension known as Basic Pension with Aid and Attendance or Widow/Death Pension (Aid and Attendance).

Tuesday, January 25 at 9:30 AM during Coffee Connection in the Senior Center Cafe.

Ages: 55 and up.

Call (860) 285-1992 to register.
Bring Your Gadgets to the Geeks
Jan 25, 2022

Bring Your Gadgets to the Geeks
Bring Your Gadgets to the Geeks is back at the Windsor Public Library every Tuesday afternoon between 2:30 PM and 4:30 PM in Meeting Room 2, on the lower level. Drop in with your device and your questions, as always the advice is free.

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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