Past Programs


    
 

Click on your program choice to read the review.  Images of some of these programs can be found using the links on the right.  More photos are continually being added, so please come back and visit this page at a later date.

 

 

  •  8-23-15

 

Herbs Past and Present:  Truths and Myths

 

 

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  •  8-5-15

 

The story of Windsor’s own historical hero Daniel Bissell

 

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  •  7-11-15

 

Genealogy Road Show

 

 

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  •  6-24-15

 

The Farmington River at All Seasons:  The Art of Light and Water

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  •  6-13-15

  •  6-14-15

As part of Connecticut Open House Day,

“Pretty, Practical, and Popular:  A Pop-Up Presentation of Your    best Wedding Presents”

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  •  5-30-15

 

Tour the Farmington River Power Company and Rainbow Fish Ladder

 

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  •  5-28-15

 

“Up Close and Personal” Facebook Photo Contest

 

 

Winners

  •  5-12-15

 

Five Things Everyone Should Know About the Native American Archaeology of Connecticut

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  •  4-25-15

 

Broad Street Green Architectural Open House

 

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  •  4-11-15

  •  4-12-15

 

Capt. and Mrs. Howard are at Home and Request the Honor of Your Presence

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  •  4-9-15

 

Third Annual Shad Derby Trivia Contest

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  •  3-28-15

  •  3-29-15

 

Capt. and Mrs. Howard are at Home and Request the Honor of Your Presence

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  •  3-14-15

  •  3-15-15

 

Capt. and Mrs. Howard are at Home and Request the Honor of Your Presence

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  •  3-10-15

 

Session 6:  From Memory to Memoir: Writing Your Life Story, Editing your Memoir, Preparing it for Publication, Tips on Self Publishing

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  •  3-8-15

 

Stories from Cherished Hopes and Honorable Ambition:

                   A Centennial History of the Loomis Chaffee School

 

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  •  3-3-15

 

Session 5:  From Memory to Memoir: Writing Your Life Story, Using Pictures, Documents and the Rest

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  •  2-25-14

 

African American Connecticut Explored

 

 

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  •  2-24-15

 

Session 4:  From Memory to Memoir: Writing Your Life Story, Deciding Theme and Structure for your Life Story

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  •  2-17-15

 

Session 3:  From Memory to Memoir: Writing Your Life Story, Focusing on Defining Moments

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  •  2-16-15

 

Make your Own Candle and Build a House

 

 

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  •  2-14-15

 

Happy Valentine’s Day Talk and Workshop

 

 

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  •  2-11-15

 

Volunteer needle-workers needed

 

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  •  2-10-15

 

Session 2:  From Memory to Memoir: Writing Your Life Story, Mining a Childhood Memory for the Jewels, Working with Memories

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  •  2-3-15

 

Session 1:  From Memory to Memoir: Writing Your Life Story, Why You Want to Write Your Life Story and Quieting Your Inner Critic

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  •  1-15-15

 

Building Bridges:  Exhibition Opening

 

 

Artist's Work

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  •  11-21-14

 

Pre-Holiday Auction

 

 

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  •  11-18-14

 

Session 6:  From Memory to Memoir: Writing Your Life Story, Editing your Memoir, Preparing it for Publication, Tips on Self-Publishing

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  •  11-16-14

 

Significant Objects Writing Contest

Winners

  •  11-11-14

 

Session 5:  From Memory to Memoir: Writing Your Life Story, Using Pictures, Documents and the Rest

 

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  •  11-9-14

 

A Ride to Remember:  Bus Tour of Wilson

 

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  •  11-4-14

 

Session 4:  From Memory to Memoir: Writing Your Life Story, Deciding Theme and Structure for your Life Story

 

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  •  11-1-14

 

Early 19th Century Fashion as Reflected in Jane Austen’s Fiction

 

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  •  10-28-14

 

Session 3:  From Memory to Memoir: Writing Your Life Story, Focusing on Defining Moments

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  •  10-22-14

 

Archives Provide Answers to Windsor Mysteries

 

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  •  10-21-14

 

Session 2:  From Memory to Memoir: Writing Your Life Story, Mining a Childhood Memory for the Jewels, Working with Memories

 

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  •  10-15-14

 

Bench donated to honor Mike Rabbett’s 50th Year in Business

 

 

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  •  10-14-14

 

Session 1:  From Memory to Memoir: Writing Your Life Story, Why You Want to Write Your Life Story and Quieting Your Inner Critic

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  •  10-5-14

 

Free Public Opening: 

                   Strong Howard House, Dining Room and Bedroom

 

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  •  10-2-14

 

Strong-Howard House Donors Reception

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  •  9-28-14

 

Tour of Evelyn Longman Batchelder Collections on Loomis Chaffee School Campus

 

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  •  9-27-14

 

DFAW Annual Meeting

 

 

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  •  9-23-14

 

Calling All Guides:

Windsor Historical Society Volunteer Training

 

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  •  9-20-14

 

Connecticut Valley School of Woodworking Open House

 

 

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  •  9-5-14

 

Day of Caring

 

 

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  •  8-24-14

 

Herbs Past and Present

 

 

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  •  7-23-14

 

Metal Clay: A Radical New Way of Working with Precious Metals

 

 

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  •  7-19-14

 

Elm Grove Cemetery Tour

 

 

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  •  6-19-14

 

Connecticut Valley’s Famous Shade Tobacco Industry

 

 

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  •  6-14-14

 

“Inspired Objects: Metalworking through the Ages”

                                               Sale and Demonstration Day