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What's Going on in Windsor

July 7 - 14, 2022
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WCC Closed for One Week
Monday, Jul 11, 2022

WCC Closed for One Week
The Windsor Chamber of Commerce will be closed for one week starting on July 11 through July 15.
We will reopen July 18. Sorry for any inconvenience. Happy Summer!
Concert: Gene Donaldson & The Sting
Thursday, Jul 7, 2022

Concert: Gene Donaldson & The Sting
First Town Downtown invites you to a concert on the green featuring Gene Donaldson & The Stingrays from 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM. Free. Rain date, July 19. 860-247-8982 or visit www.firsttowndowntown.org.
Upcycled Pollinator Planter Challng
Saturday, Jul 9, 2022

Upcycled Pollinator Planter Challng
The Upcycled Pollinator Planter Challenge is taking place now! July 9 - 22, 2022.

Our creative upcycled pollinator planters will be viewable at their sponsor business locations (thank you, sponsors!) from July 9th to July 22nd.

Planter Map:
https://viewer.mapme.com/windsor-monarch-fest

Vote For Your Favorite:
https://www.firsttowndowntown.org/vote/

Bid on a Planter:
https://facebook.com/firsttowndowntown
Planters are being put up for bid on our Facebook page a few every day - keep an eye on them!

Auction Rules:
https://www.firsttowndowntown.org/programs/the-windsor-monarch-project
Bart's Cruise Night
Wednesday, Jun 29, 2022

Bart's Cruise Night
Family friendly classic car night every Wednesday through the summer from 4:30 pm to Sunset! Live Music by Tony D! New expanded menu at Bart's Drive In Restaurant, 55 Palisado Avenue, in Windsor.

Come check out a huge variety of classic cars, enjoy the music and food, all to benefit Mary's Place!
Saturday Fitness Boxing
Jul 9, 2022

Saturday Fitness Boxing
Saturday Boxing
Summer is here! it’s the time to start investing back into yourself and your health. We all know doing it on your own, lasts for about a couple of days then you are back in the old rut. Try something new! Saturday Fitness Boxing is for anyone who wants to get some stress out while having fun. 50 min of fun boxing cardio drills and more.

Price-$100
Start Date:
7/9/2022- 7/30/2022
8:30am-9:30
Alzheimer's Support Group
Jul 14, 2022

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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Second Annual Clothing Drive
Jul 9, 2022

Second Annual Clothing Drive
The Connecticut Cat Connection will be kicking off it’s second annual clothing donation drive this Saturday, April 23rd, and will run every week through June 18th. C.C.C. works in partnership with Saver’s Thrift stores’ FUNDrive Program,which recompenses the Cat Connection monetarily, for all
collected donations. Items accepted include gently-used clothing, linens, curtains, towels, shoes, belts, back-packs, blankets, pillows and bedding. Donations can be dropped off at the adoption center, located at 40 Stevens Mill Lane,Windsor, CT. Please gather clothes and household textiles in bag
Windsor CC 2022 Golf Tournament
Monday, Sep 12, 2022

SAVE THE DATE!
Join us for an afternoon of golf on Monday, September 12, 2022 at Windsor's own Keney Golf Course located at 171 Windsor Ave in Keney Park. Food, fun, raffles, prizes!

Register to golf!

Keney Park Golf Course is a public golf course located in Hartford, Connecticut and Windsor, Connecticut within Hartford's Keney Park. The first nine holes were designed by eminent golf course architect Devereux Emmet in 1927, with the remaining nine made by City of Hartford engineer Robert ”Jack” Ross in 1931.

Farmers Market
Thursdays

Farmers Market
First Town Downtown’s Farmers Market opening day is June 23rd! The market takes place every Thursday this summer and fall through October 20 at 240 Broad Street. Enjoy a variety of fresh, locally grown produce and specialty items.

Enjoy opening day with musical entertainment by our very own “Tomaca.”

Open from 3:00 pm – 6:30 pm.
Butterfly Paint Party
Saturday, Jul 9, 2022

Butterfly Paint Party
Come to a butterfly paint party on Saturday, July 9, 2022 at Bart's Drive In restaurant at 55 Palisado Avenue in Windsor as part of the Windsor Monarch Festival! Relax and have fun!
2pm - 4:30 pm

$30 per person. RSVP ASAP to 860-573-5796

Irene is introducing a NEW painting JUST for this party! Don't miss it!
DPH Mobile COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic
Tuesday, Jul 12, 2022

DPH Mobile COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic
*On 6/18/22 the CDC endorsed the ACIP recommendation that young children (6 months through age 5) should receive a COVID-19 vaccine. These young children may receive the Moderna vaccine (2 doses) or the Pfizer vaccine (3 doses).

The DPH Mobile COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic will be back in Windsor on Tuesday, July 12, 2022 at the Windsor Main Library for ages 6 months and older. No appointment necessary.
Bottle and Can Drive
Saturday, Jul 9, 2022

Bottle and Can Drive
It is time again in July for Team Paragon and Team Blazing Spirit to have a Bottle and Can Drive. It will be Saturday July 9,2022 at our new build site 20 Williams street ( the old ambulance building ) from 9 am to 2 pm. If you need more information contact Elyse Carroll at 860-285-8904
Virtual Book Club
Thursday, Jul 14, 2022

Join our Virtual Book Club for a lively discussion of Hillbilly Elegy by J. D. Vance. Discussions are held on Zoom on the second Thursday of every month from 2:00 to 3:00 PM. Books are available at the Lending Desk, one month prior to each meeting. Free. 860-285-1918. To register, please visit www.windsorlibrary.com.
Bring Your Gadgets to the Geeks
Jul 12, 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

First Town Chat
Fridays at 161 Broad Street, Windsor
Tickborne Illness Support Group
Oct 7 at LP Wilson Community Center, 599 Matianuck Ave. Windsor
Open Classroom at the WAC Studios
Oct 8 at Windsor Train Station Studios
Bring Your Gadgets to the Geeks
Oct 10 at Windsor Public Library 323 Broad Street Windsor, CT
Board of Directors Mtg
Oct 10 at online
First Town Chat
Fridays at 161 Broad Street, Windsor
Open Classroom at the WAC Studios
Oct 15 at Windsor Train Station Studios
Programs Committee Mtg
Oct 16 at online
Bring Your Gadgets to the Geeks
Oct 17 at Windsor Public Library 323 Broad Street Windsor, CT
First Town Chat
Fridays at 161 Broad Street, Windsor
Tickborne Illness Support Group
Oct 21 at LP Wilson Community Center, 599 Matianuck Ave. Windsor
Open Classroom at the WAC Studios
Oct 22 at Windsor Train Station Studios
Bring Your Gadgets to the Geeks
Oct 24 at Windsor Public Library 323 Broad Street Windsor, CT
First Town Chat
Fridays at 161 Broad Street, Windsor
Open Classroom at the WAC Studios
Oct 29 at Windsor Train Station Studios
Monthly Veteran's Coffee Hour
Oct 30 at L.P. Wilson
Bring Your Gadgets to the Geeks
Oct 31 at Windsor Public Library 323 Broad Street Windsor, CT
First Town Chat
Fridays at 161 Broad Street, Windsor
First Town Chat
Fridays at 161 Broad Street, Windsor
Tickborne Illness Support Group
Oct 7 at LP Wilson Community Center, 599 Matianuck Ave. Windsor
Open Classroom at the WAC Studios
Oct 8 at Windsor Train Station Studios
Bring Your Gadgets to the Geeks
Oct 10 at Windsor Public Library 323 Broad Street Windsor, CT
Board of Directors Mtg
Oct 10 at online
First Town Chat
Fridays at 161 Broad Street, Windsor
Tickborne Illness Support Group
Oct 7 at LP Wilson Community Center, 599 Matianuck Ave. Windsor
Open Classroom at the WAC Studios
Oct 8 at Windsor Train Station Studios