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.

 

 

  •  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

 

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  •  6-13-14

 

“Inspired Objects: Metalworking through the Ages”

                                              Opening Reception and Sale

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  •  6-7-14

 

Tour the Farmington River Power Company and

                                                       Rainbow Fish Ladder

 

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  •  5-30-14

 

“This is Where” Facebook Photo Contest

 

 

Winners

  •  5-15-14

 

Connecticut’s State Parks:  A Tour and History

 

 

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  •  4-26-14

 

Hearth and Home House Tour

 

 

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  •  4-23-14

 

A Survey of Connecticut Residential Architecture

 

 

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  •  4-6-14

 

A Ride to Remember:  Bus Tour of Windsor’s

                                               Palisado Green and Town Center

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  •  4-3-14

 

Lunch and Learn: A Pop History of Connecticut

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  •  3-13-14

 

Second Annual Shad Derby Trivia Contest

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Winners

  •  3-4-14

 

From Memory to Memoir:  Writing Your Life Story  - Session 6 -

Editing and Tips on Publication

 

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  •  3-2-14

 

Complete and Successful Living:  The Remarkable Lives of Loomis and Chaffee Women

 

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  •  2-25-14

 

From Memory to Memoir:  Writing Your Life Story  - Session 5 -

From Memory to Memoir:  Using Pictures, Documents and the Rest

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  •  2-9-14

 

Looking Back:  The Greatest Hits of the State Archaeologist

 

 

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  •  2-17-14

 

Candle-Dipping on President's Day

 

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  •  2-11-14

 

From Memory to Memoir:  Writing Your Life Story  - Session 4 - Deciding Theme and Structure

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  •  2-4-14

 

From Memory to Memoir:  Writing Your Life Story  - Session 3 -

Focusing on Defining Moments

 

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  •  1-28-14

 

From Memory to Memoir:  Writing Your Life Story  - Session 2 -

Mining a Childhood Memory for the Jewels, Working with Memories

 

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  •  1-21-14

 

From Memory to Memoir:  Writing Your Life Story  - Session 1 -

Why You Want to Write Your Life Story and Quieting Your Inner Critic

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  •  1-20-14

 

Martin Luther King Day focus on Community and Social Media

 

 

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  •  1-18-14

 

Saturday Afternoon at the Movies

 

 

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  •  1-9-14

 

Building Bridges:  Exhibition Opening

 

 

Artist's Work

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  •  12-3-13

 

Lunch and Learn:  Strong-Howard House Connection

 

 

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  •  11-22-13

 

Pre-Holiday Auction

 

 

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  •  11-17-13

 

Significant Objects Writing Contest

 

 

Winners

  •  11-12-13

Crafting a Breakfast Table: Woodworking Demonstration

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  •  10-22-13

 

What People’s Belongings Can Tell You

 

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  •  10-5-13

 

Free Public Opening:  Strong Howard House, Parlor and Store

 

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  •  9-26-13

 

The Curse:

Big-Time Gambling’s Seduction of a Small New England Town

 

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  •  9-22-13

 

A Ride to Remember:  Bus Tour of Windsor’s Historic Sites

 

 

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  •  9-20-13

 

The Heritage of Windsor Cabinet Makers Comes to Life

 

 

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  •  9-15-13

 

Constitution Celebration

 

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  • 8-13&14-13

Strong-Howard House Work Weekend

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  •  7-27-13

 

Tour of Riverside Cemetery

 

 

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  •  7-14-13

 

Two Tables Reunited: