Rock Painting Party- Join us outside the Senior Center on a beautiful spring day to decorate rocks with eye-catching designs and inspiring messages to be distributed within the community. We will provide all the supplies but we need you to provide the artwork and inspiring message. Help us during this special Older American’s Month to spread joy and positivity back into our community! Please sign up by Thursday, May 6 by calling the Senior Center. FREE!
“A Night at the Ballpark"- Come out and catch a ball game! Windsor Little League’s Juniors Baseball team will be playing under the lights at Dunkin Donuts Park, home of the Hartford Yard Goats, on Tuesday May 25 at 6:30 PM. Admission is FREE! Seating is OPEN, however spectators must wear masks and maintain proper social distancing. Concessions will be open, but will be cashless. Call 860-285-1992 for more information, or to book a (limited) seat on Senior Transportation.
Outdoor Ice Cream Social- In celebration of Older American’s Month, please attend on Wednesday, May 26 from 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM. Vanilla ice cream, cherries, chocolate sauce, whipped cream and shots… (or jimmies…or sprinkles! … depending on where you are from!) Be sure to sign up by Wednesday, May 19 as spots will fill up quickly! FREE! Thank you to our sponsor, Bloomfield Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation.
Daytime Mall & Shopping Trips- In an effort to meet your needs, the monthly “Daytime Mall Trips" include drop-offs and pick-ups at nearby stores. (see Windsor Seniors’ Newsletter, page 2, for current dates/times/destinations of trips) Please call 860-285-1846 by noon at least 2 days in advance to sign up for the mall trips.
Evening & Weekend Trips- (RETURNING SOON) The Windsor Senior Center has a variety of evening and weekend trips for your pleasure. Please call 860-285-1992 to sign up. Transportation available from your home; cost of meals and/or fees are your responsibility.
Casino Trips- (RETURNING SOON) Every third Friday of each month, the Windsor Senior Center has a motorcoach bus trip to either Foxwoods Casino or Mohegan Sun (destination and times alternate each month, please call Senior Center for details). Cost is $25.00, which includes coach bus transportation, gratuities, $15 meal coupon, $15 slot play. Sign up in the office, online, or call 860-285-1992, at least 10 days in advance of scheduled trip.
Early Bird Suppers- (RETURNING SOON) Our popular Early Bird Suppers take place the last Tuesday of each month, from 5:00 PM to 6:30 PM. Hosted by Stonebrook Village At Windsor Locks, please sign up in the Windsor Senior Center office, online, or call 860-285-1992. $8.00. Reservations required. Menu varies. (see Windsor Seniors’ Newsletter for menu)
Rise ‘n Shine Breakfasts- (RETURNING SOON) A delicious breakfast is held at the Windsor Senior Center every other month. Reservations required. Limited to 50 people. Free!
Birthday Lunch Celebration- (RETURNING SOON) Come celebrate your birthday at the Windsor Senior Center on the last Wednesday of each month from 11:45 AM to 12:30 PM. Lunch cost is $2.50; Free cake for everyone donated by Geissler’s. Birthday surprise gifts also provided. You must register if it is your birthday to receive a gift. Please call 860-285-1992 to register for your gift, and call 860-285-1843 to sign up for lunch.
AARP Driver Safety Classes- (RETURNING SOON) The Windsor Senior Center holds the Driver Safety Program, hosted by AARP, on the first Monday of every other month, 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM. Anyone age 50 or older may take the class. This course qualifies you for lower insurance rates in CT. $15.00 AARP members / $20.00 non-members. You must register, as class size is limited to 20 students. Please call 860-285-1992 to register.