Adult Programs

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Paint Your Pet Night with Rebecca Maloney

Friday, February 23, 2018

6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

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Come join us for Paint your Pet Paint Night, step-by-step instruction by resident professional artist Rebecca Maloney and all materials included, apron and 11 x 14 canvas!

Bring a friend and sip on your favorite beverage. The program registration fee for this event is $55.

Please register by February 19th to reserve your spot.  After you register, please email a high quality photo of your pet to Rebeccamaloneyart@gmail.com

*One pet/animal per photo, in good natural lighting please!

This program is full! Thank you for your interest. We will offer more adult workshops like this in the future!

South Windsor Cultural Arts Concert

Sunday, February 25, 2018

3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

The South Windsor Cultural Arts Presents

A Concert With Jasper Quartet

At First Congregational Church

993 Main St. in South Windsor

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*This concert is free and open to the public. Donations are welcome.

South Windsor Historical Society Program

Sunday, March 4, 2018

2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Connecticut Women’s Hall of Fame, “Celebrating 300 Years of Connecticut’s Remarkable Women”, a program and an exhibit of photographs and biographies. Learn about well-known CT women like Ella Grasso, Katherine Hepburn, Marion Anderson and more! This program is co-sponsored with Wood Memorial Library & Museum.

Speakers usually last about an hour with questions and refreshments following. This program is open to the public. Registration is not necessary. Suggested donation is $3.00 for members of the South Windsor Historical Society and Wood Memorial Library or $5.00 for the general public.

Wednesday Afternoon at The Wood Spring Series: Julia Child

Wednesday, March 21, 2018

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

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Delvena Theatre Company

Enjoy an afternoon learning about Julia Child’s life – from her privileged childhood in California when she had no interest in food, except for eating what the family’s private chef prepared – to becoming one of the culinary legends of all time.

The audience will have the opportunity to view Julia on the set of The French Chef television show. This is sure to be an amusing and fun experience!

The cast will open up for discussion regarding Julia Child during the reception following the performance.

 

Space is limited and pre-registration is required. This performance is for adults.  The program registration fee for this event is $15 per person:

 

Or, you can register for the Wednesday Afternoon Fall Series (2 shows) for $25 per person:
 


 

South Windsor Cultural Arts Concert

Sunday, March 25, 2018

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

The South Windsor Cultural Arts Presents

A Concert With Violinist, Chloe Kiffer

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South Windsor Cultural Arts Concert

Sunday, April 8, 2018

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

The South Windsor Cultural Arts Presents

A Concert With Pianist, Quynh Nguyen

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South Windsor Historical Society Program

Thursday, April 12, 2018

7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Lisa Saunders presents “Civil War Letters of a Union Private and His Wife”, Private Charles McDowell and his wife, Nancy, wrote letters telling of bullets, hangings, prostitutes, venereal disease, typhoid fever, lying injured on the battlefield for days, “clever women” , and the court marshaling of a cow.

Speakers usually last about an hour with questions and refreshments following. This program is open to the public. Registration is not necessary. Suggested donation is $3.00 for members of the South Windsor Historical Society and Wood Memorial Library or $5.00 for the general public.

Wednesday Afternoon at The Wood Spring Series: Albert Einstein

Wednesday, April 18, 2018

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

alberteinsteinEnjoy an afternoon with George Capaccio as Albert Einstein. George Capaccio’s one-person performance as Albert Einstein is a great way to learn about this extraordinary individual and the ideas that have revolutionized physics and forever changed how we understand space, time and gravity. Reception will follow the performance.

Space is limited and pre-registration is required. This performance is for adults.  The program registration fee for this event is $15 per person:

Or, register for Wednesday Afternoon Spring Series (2 shows) for $25 per person:

South Windsor Historical Society Program

Thursday, May 10, 2018

7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Beth Lapin will discuss Connecticut Gypsies and the mysterious deaths of the King of the Gypsies and his wife, Mrs. Victoria Williams, who was found dead on the railroad tracks in East Hartford in the late 19th century.

Speakers usually last about an hour with questions and refreshments following. This program is open to the public. Registration is not necessary. Suggested donation is $3.00 for members of the South Windsor Historical Society and Wood Memorial Library or $5.00 for the general public.

South Windsor Historical Society Program

Thursday, June 14, 2018

7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Joe Ouellette presents “Ford & Edison’s Excellent Camping Adventures, between 1914 and 1924, “The Vagabonds”, Ford, Edison, Firestone, Burroughs & a US President toured the Eastern US in Ford cars, camping.

Speakers usually last about an hour with questions and refreshments following. This program is open to the public. Registration is not necessary. Suggested donation is $3.00 for members of the South Windsor Historical Society and Wood Memorial Library or $5.00 for the general public.

South Windsor Historical Society Program

Sunday, September 16, 2018

2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Diana McCain presents “The Lyman Family of Lyman Orchards: Historical Fiction as a Portal to the Past”, conveys life in CT between 1741-1871, highlighting the Lyman Family in the American Revolution and the abolitionist movement.
Speakers usually last about an hour with questions and refreshments following. This program is open to the public. Registration is not necessary. Suggested donation is $3.00 for members of the South Windsor Historical Society and Wood Memorial Library or $5.00 for the general public.

South Windsor Historical Society Program

Thursday, October 25, 2018

7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Bev York presents “The WWI Diary of Dr. Jessie Weston Fisher” , a CT doctor in Paris describing the war, with narration and music by Rick Spencer. This Program is co-sponsored with Friends of Wood Memorial Library & Museum.

Speakers usually last about an hour with questions and refreshments following. This program is open to the public. Registration is not necessary. Suggested donation is $3.00 for members of the South Windsor Historical Society and Wood Memorial Library or $5.00 for the general public.