The Week in Windsor: Nov. 18-25
Pickleball players will meet at 9 a.m. Sunday, Nov. 18, at the Hiram Lewis Park courts, 9680 Brooks Road. There’s another free drop-in session at 5 p.m. Tuesday (Nov. 21). Pickleball is one of the fast-growing sports in America, played with a paddle and a wiffle-like ball on a court smaller than tennis. For more information, contact the Parks & Recreation Dept. at 838-1260.
On Tuesday, Nov. 20, the Windsor library hosts “Read to a Dog” 3-4 p.m. in its Forum Room, 9291 Old Redwood Highway, Bldg. 100. Owners bring dogs to listen while youngsters read stories. For more information, call 838-1020.
The library has two planned activities on Wednesday, Nov. 21. At 10:30 a.m., there’s story time for infants. Library personnel will sing songs and recite rhymes and stories. Then at 11:30 a.m., it’s story-time hour for ages 2-5.
Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church will celebrate a bilingual Thanksgiving Mass at 9 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 22, at 8400 Old Redwood Highway. Worshippers can bring the wine or cider that will be served with their holiday meal and have it blessed. For more information, call 837-9157.
For those wanting a round of golf before their holiday meals, Windsor Golf Club is holding its annual Thanksgiving Turkey Shoot. Tee off time is 8:30 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 22. The cost is $65. In addition to 18 holes of golf, participants receive a sleeve of Titleist ProV1 balls, continental breakfast, use of a motorized cart and range balls. Reserve a spot for the shotgun start at windsorgolf.com or 838-7888. The course is located at 1320 19th Hole Dr.
The third annual “Small Business Saturday” will be celebrated on Saturday, Nov. 24. Consumers are urged to support locally-owned stores on this day, which is situated on the calendar between Black Friday and Cyber Monday.
— Howard Senzell