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Farm to Food Pantry Apple Processing 10:00 am
Farm to Food Pantry Apple Processing
Apr 3 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Volunteers needed Wednesday April 3rd from 10am-3pm at Ulster County Community Action, 70 Lindsley Avenue, Kingston for a Farm to Food Pantry apple processing. We will be making apple sauce from apples donated by Greiner[...]
Home Maintenance 101 – Independent Living Program 3:30 pm
Home Maintenance 101 – Independent Living Program
Apr 3 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
F A M I L Y O F W O O D S T O C K I N D E P E N D E N T L I V I N G P[...]
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Kingston Volunteer Orientation for Local Hunger Relief Organizations 12:00 pm
Kingston Volunteer Orientation for Local Hunger Relief Organizations
Apr 8 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
National Volunteer Week Volunteer Orientations for Local Hunger Relief Organizations when: Monday April 8th 2019, 12-1:30pm where: Everette Hodge Community Center 15-21 Franklin St, Kingston, NY when: Wednesday April 10th 2019, 11am-12:30pm where: Community Action[...]
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Catskill Volunteer Orientation for Local Hunger Relief Organizations 11:00 am
Catskill Volunteer Orientation for Local Hunger Relief Organizations
Apr 10 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
National Volunteer Week Volunteer Orientations for Local Hunger Relief Organizations when: Monday April 8th 2019, 12-1:30pm where: Everette Hodge Community Center 15-21 Franklin St, Kingston, NY when: Wednesday April 10th 2019, 11am-12:30pm where: Community Action[...]
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Teen Circles at Family of New Paltz 3:30 pm
Teen Circles at Family of New Paltz
Apr 16 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Family of Woodstock’s Adolescent Services Presents: Teen Circles Ages 11-17Every 3rd Tuesday @ Family of New Paltz Starting October 16th at 3:30 51 N. Chestnut St. New Paltz, share stories, empower each other, eat pizza![...]
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Carol Goodman reading & conversation 3:00 pm
Carol Goodman reading & conversation
Apr 28 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Join Carol Goodman, in conversation with Nina Shengold, to discuss her new novel The Night Visitors. Ms. Goodman, who attended Family’s Crisis Hot Line training and is now a volunteer at Family, will discuss how[...]
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28
Sun
Carol Goodman reading & conversation
Apr 28 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm

Join Carol Goodman, in conversation with Nina Shengold, to discuss her new novel The Night Visitors. Ms. Goodman, who attended Family’s Crisis Hot Line training and is now a volunteer at Family, will discuss how working at Family influenced the writing of her novel. Proceeds from sales of The Night Visitors at this event will be donated to Family.

The Golden Notebook, 29 Tinker Street, Woodstock: Sunday, April 28, 2019 at 3:00 pm.

May
4
Sat
I Love My Parks Day @ Sites throughout the Hudson Valley and beyond
May 4 all-day

More than 135 state parks, historic sites and public lands host I Love My Park Day. Registration for 2019 is now open! View participating events/locations and register on the map, or register using the regional lists below the map.

I Love My Park Day, held the first Saturday in May, attracts thousands of volunteers from across the state to participate in cleanup, improvement, and beautification events at New York State parks and historic sites. Join us to celebrate New York’s park system by cleaning up park lands and beaches, planting trees and gardens, restoring trail and wildlife habitat, removing invasive species, and working on various site improvement projects.

Hudson Valley Sites:
Bannerman Island
Beaver Pond Campground – Harriman State Park
Clarence Fahnestock State Park
Cornish at Hudson Highlands Park
Franklin D. Roosevelt State Park
Hoyt House/The Point (Mills Norrie State Park)
Lake Taghkanic State Park
Little Stony Point HHSP
Mills Norrie State Park
Minnewaska State Park Preserve
Old Croton Aqueduct State Historic Park
Rockefeller State Park Preserve
Sam’s Point Area of Minnewaska State Park Preserve
Staatsburgh State Historic Site
Sterling Forest
Taconic State Park- Copake Falls
Trailside Museums & Zoo, Bear Mountain State Park
Walkway over the Hudson State Historic Park

More info & Registration:
https://ptny.wufoo.com/forms/z9yv2jm1hzqbax/

May
11
Sat
Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive
May 11 all-day

when: Saturday May 11, 2019
where: Your mailbox or local food pantry

Leave a bag of food for your mail carrier on May 11!
Or you can drop it off at your local post office or nearest food pantry.

Please donate these
non-perishable food items:

pasta – dry milk – peanut butter – cereal – rice – canned fruit – canned meats – vegetables –
soup – stew – snacks – nuts – crackers – condiments – evaporated/condensed milk

*** Please no glass jars, expired items, or open packages ***

Volunteers (age 12+) also needed in Kingston from 3pm until approximately 6:30pm & to help deliver donations to Family’s shelters and food pantries once all the donated items have been sorted, boxed and weighed. To volunteer, please email volunteers@fowinc.org, or call Beth at 845-331-7080×157.

Youth Mental Health First Aid Training
May 11 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

when: Saturday May 11, 2019, 9am-5pm
where: Christ’s Lutheran Church
26 Mill Hill Rd, Woodstock

Why Youth Mental Health First Aid?
Youth Mental Health First Aid teaches you how to identify,
understand and respond to signs of mental illnesses and
substance use disorders. This 8-hour training gives adults who
work with youth the skills they need to reach out and provide initial support to adolescents (ages 12-18) who may be developing a mental health or substance use problem and help connect them to the
appropriate care.

64.1%
of youth with major
depression do not
receive any mental
HEALTH TREATMENT.

1 in 5
teens & young adults
lives with a mental
HEALTH CONDITION.

5.13%
of youth report having
a substance use or
ALCOHOL PROBLEM.

WHO SHOULD TAKE IT
• Teachers
• School staff
• Coaches
• Camp counselors
• Youth group leaders
• Parents
• People who work with youth

WHAT IT COVERS
• Common signs and symptoms of mental illnesses in this age group, including:
• Anxiety
• Depression
• Eating disorders
• Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)
• Common signs and symptoms of substance use.
• How to interact with an adolescent in crisis.
• How to connect the adolescent with help.

The course will teach you how to apply the ALGEE action plan:
• Assess for risk of suicide or harm
• Listen nonjudgmentally
• Give reassurance and information
• Encourage appropriate professional help
• Encourage self-help and other support strategies

To register call 845-679-2485 or email tcooper@familyofwoodstockinc.org

Youth Mental Health First Aid Training May 11

May
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Tue
Teen Circles at Family of New Paltz
May 21 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm

Family of Woodstock’s Adolescent Services Presents:

Teen Circles
Ages 11-17Every 3rd Tuesday @ Family of New Paltz
Starting October 16th at 3:30
51 N. Chestnut St. New Paltz,
share stories, empower each other, eat pizza!
What is a Community Circle?

“Circles” are group activities where all participants come together to engage in authentic dialogue. It encourages community and relationship building by offering participants the opportunity to share thoughts, feelings, insights and concerns, and to deeply listen to others without judgment, in a supportive atmosphere.

Questions? dkatz@familyofwoodstockinc.org

Jun
18
Tue
Teen Circles at Family of New Paltz
Jun 18 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm

Family of Woodstock’s Adolescent Services Presents:

Teen Circles
Ages 11-17Every 3rd Tuesday @ Family of New Paltz
Starting October 16th at 3:30
51 N. Chestnut St. New Paltz,
share stories, empower each other, eat pizza!
What is a Community Circle?

“Circles” are group activities where all participants come together to engage in authentic dialogue. It encourages community and relationship building by offering participants the opportunity to share thoughts, feelings, insights and concerns, and to deeply listen to others without judgment, in a supportive atmosphere.

Questions? dkatz@familyofwoodstockinc.org

Jul
16
Tue
Teen Circles at Family of New Paltz
Jul 16 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm

Family of Woodstock’s Adolescent Services Presents:

Teen Circles
Ages 11-17Every 3rd Tuesday @ Family of New Paltz
Starting October 16th at 3:30
51 N. Chestnut St. New Paltz,
share stories, empower each other, eat pizza!
What is a Community Circle?

“Circles” are group activities where all participants come together to engage in authentic dialogue. It encourages community and relationship building by offering participants the opportunity to share thoughts, feelings, insights and concerns, and to deeply listen to others without judgment, in a supportive atmosphere.

Questions? dkatz@familyofwoodstockinc.org

Aug
20
Tue
Teen Circles at Family of New Paltz
Aug 20 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm

Family of Woodstock’s Adolescent Services Presents:

Teen Circles
Ages 11-17Every 3rd Tuesday @ Family of New Paltz
Starting October 16th at 3:30
51 N. Chestnut St. New Paltz,
share stories, empower each other, eat pizza!
What is a Community Circle?

“Circles” are group activities where all participants come together to engage in authentic dialogue. It encourages community and relationship building by offering participants the opportunity to share thoughts, feelings, insights and concerns, and to deeply listen to others without judgment, in a supportive atmosphere.

Questions? dkatz@familyofwoodstockinc.org

Sep
17
Tue
Teen Circles at Family of New Paltz
Sep 17 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm

Family of Woodstock’s Adolescent Services Presents:

Teen Circles
Ages 11-17Every 3rd Tuesday @ Family of New Paltz
Starting October 16th at 3:30
51 N. Chestnut St. New Paltz,
share stories, empower each other, eat pizza!
What is a Community Circle?

“Circles” are group activities where all participants come together to engage in authentic dialogue. It encourages community and relationship building by offering participants the opportunity to share thoughts, feelings, insights and concerns, and to deeply listen to others without judgment, in a supportive atmosphere.

Questions? dkatz@familyofwoodstockinc.org

Oct
15
Tue
Teen Circles at Family of New Paltz
Oct 15 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm

Family of Woodstock’s Adolescent Services Presents:

Teen Circles
Ages 11-17Every 3rd Tuesday @ Family of New Paltz
Starting October 16th at 3:30
51 N. Chestnut St. New Paltz,
share stories, empower each other, eat pizza!
What is a Community Circle?

“Circles” are group activities where all participants come together to engage in authentic dialogue. It encourages community and relationship building by offering participants the opportunity to share thoughts, feelings, insights and concerns, and to deeply listen to others without judgment, in a supportive atmosphere.

Questions? dkatz@familyofwoodstockinc.org