Events

Apr
3
Mon
Volunteer Orientation for local Food Pantries + Feeding Programs
Apr 3 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

Kingston Volunteer Orientation
Monday April 3rd, 2017, 10-11:30am
Family of Woodstock, Inc., 39 John Street, Kingston

Ellenville Volunteer Orientation
Tuesday May 2nd, 10-11:30am
Family of Ellenville, 21 Canal St, Ellenville

Would you like to help increase access to nutritious foods in your own communities? If so, please join us for one of the following upcoming Volunteer Orientations: Monday April 3rd, 2017, 10-11:30am at Family of Woodstock, Inc., 39 John Street, Kingston, or Tuesday May 2nd, 10-11:30am, Family of Ellenville, 21 Canal St, Ellenville. Family of Woodstock, Inc. is proud to partner with local food pantries, soup kitchens, and feeding programs to recruit, train and manage volunteers to build the capacity of food pantries and related hunger relief initiatives in Kingston and throughout the County. The Kingston Orientation will include presentations by Angel Food East, Caring Hands Soup Kitchen, People’s Place Food Pantry, and the Rondout Valley Growers Association Farm to Food Pantry Program. The Ellenville Orientation will include opportunities to assist with the Family of Ellenville Community Garden, Hotline, Food Pantry and Farm to Food Pantry Program. You’ll learn about the many opportunities to help support and grow local initiatives to address food insecurity and improve the quality of food available to those in need in our community.

To register or for more information please email volunteers@fowinc.org
or call 845-331-7080×157

Learn more about our Glean Team:

The Glean Team

Locate your local food pantry in Ulster County:

Food Pantries

or in Greene County:
https://www.google.com/maps/d/viewer?mid=1hjfvU7nXtH3MvCjRiBYxJHg6zsY&usp=sharing

Apr
22
Sat
“Not Your Mama’s Home Show” @ Marbletown Community Center (3564 Main St • Stone Ridge)
Apr 22 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm

“NOT YOUR MAMA’S HOME SHOW”
On April 22, 2017 from 11:00am until 4:00pm
Marbletown Community Center (3564 Main St • Stone Ridge)

Shop your favorite specialty producst ALL in one place. A portion of the proceeds will go towards Child Care Connections’ Provider Appreciation Day!

The Amazing Vendors:Mary Kay, Tastefully Simple, PartyLite Candles, Pampered Chef, Premier Designs, Naturally Bewitched Jewelry, LuLaRoe, Arbonne, Deeja’s Body Nectar, Carrie’s Creative Crafting Corner and Jewelry, Scarves, Handbags & More by Lorraine Carpino.

$2.00 Admission
Raffle Prizes from your favorite Vendors
50/50 Raffle
Refreshments

Learn more about Child Care Connections:
http://www.ccconnectionsny.org

Apr
25
Tue
Family of Ellenville Community Garden Work Day
Apr 25 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm

Please join us for a
Family of Ellenville Community Garden Work Day

Tuesday April 25th, 2017, 10am-3pm
Family of Ellenville, 221 Canal Street, Ellenville

Volunteers of all ages are needed to help get the Family of Ellenville Community Garden ready for planting, and to help the garden grow all season long. We will be kickstarting this effort with a Community Work Day Tuesday April 25th, 2017, 10am-3pm. If you have tools – shovels, bow rakes and leaf rakes, work gloves, please do bring them along. We are also seeking donations of compost, mulch and seedlings. If you can help out please call James Rios, Garden Manager, at (845) 647-2443 x301 or email volunteers@fowinc.org. Thank you!

May
2
Tue
Volunteer Orientation for local Food Pantries + Feeding Programs
May 2 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

Kingston Volunteer Orientation
Monday April 3rd, 2017, 10-11:30am
Family of Woodstock, Inc., 39 John Street, Kingston

Ellenville Volunteer Orientation
Tuesday May 2nd, 10-11:30am
Family of Ellenville, 21 Canal St, Ellenville

Would you like to help increase access to nutritious foods in your own communities? If so, please join us for one of the following upcoming Volunteer Orientations: Monday April 3rd, 2017, 10-11:30am at Family of Woodstock, Inc., 39 John Street, Kingston, or Tuesday May 2nd, 10-11:30am, Family of Ellenville, 21 Canal St, Ellenville. Family of Woodstock, Inc. is proud to partner with local food pantries, soup kitchens, and feeding programs to recruit, train and manage volunteers to build the capacity of food pantries and related hunger relief initiatives in Kingston and throughout the County. The Kingston Orientation will include presentations by Angel Food East, Caring Hands Soup Kitchen, People’s Place Food Pantry, and the Rondout Valley Growers Association Farm to Food Pantry Program. The Ellenville Orientation will include opportunities to assist with the Family of Ellenville Community Garden, Hotline, Food Pantry and Farm to Food Pantry Program. You’ll learn about the many opportunities to help support and grow local initiatives to address food insecurity and improve the quality of food available to those in need in our community.

To register or for more information please email volunteers@fowinc.org
or call 845-331-7080×157

Learn more about our Glean Team:

The Glean Team

Locate your local food pantry in Ulster County:

Food Pantries

or in Greene County:
https://www.google.com/maps/d/viewer?mid=1hjfvU7nXtH3MvCjRiBYxJHg6zsY&usp=sharing

May
6
Sat
6th Annual I Love My Park Day
May 6 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

Join us for the 6th Annual I Love My Park Day event. On Saturday May 6th over 100 NY state parks, historic sites and public lands across the state will be hosting #ILoveMyParkDay volunteer projects: http://ow.ly/kGaW30a4Yue Registration is now open — find an event near you: http://ow.ly/Tjfd30a51fI

Hudson Valley sites include:

Bannerman Island
Beaver Pond Campground – Harriman State Park
Franklin D. Roosevelt State Park
Minnewasksa State Park Preserve (as well as Sam’s Point Area of Minnewaska State Park Preserve)
Olana State Historic Site
Old Croton Aqueduct State Historic Park
Rockefeller State Park Preserve
Roosevelt-Vanderbilt National Historic Sites
Staatsburgh State Historic Site
Stony Kill Farm and Environmental Education Center
Taconic State Park- Copake Falls
Trailside Museums & Zoo, Bear Mountain State Park
Walkway Over the Hudson

May
10
Wed
Youth Anger Management
May 10 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Family of Woodstock’s Spring & Fall Youth Anger Management groups have been scheduled.
Signup is not necessary, but participants must select one group and attend all five sessions.

Spring Group:

Dates: May 10th, 17th, 24th, 31st, and June 7th
Time: 4:00 – 5:00 PM
Open to: Youth ages 13-18
Location: Family of Woodstock First Floor Conference Rm., 39 John St., Kingston. Contact/Questions: Jonas Bers (845) 647-2443 x115

Fall Group:

Dates: Nov. 1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd, 29th
Time: 4:00 – 5:00 PM
Open to: Youth ages 13-18
Location: Family of Woodstock First Floor Conference Rm., 39 John St., Kingston. Contact/Questions: Jonas Bers (845) 647-2443 x115

Nov
1
Wed
Youth Anger Management
Nov 1 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Family of Woodstock’s Spring & Fall Youth Anger Management groups have been scheduled.
Signup is not necessary, but participants must select one group and attend all five sessions.

Spring Group:

Dates: May 10th, 17th, 24th, 31st, and June 7th
Time: 4:00 – 5:00 PM
Open to: Youth ages 13-18
Location: Family of Woodstock First Floor Conference Rm., 39 John St., Kingston. Contact/Questions: Jonas Bers (845) 647-2443 x115

Fall Group:

Dates: Nov. 1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd, 29th
Time: 4:00 – 5:00 PM
Open to: Youth ages 13-18
Location: Family of Woodstock First Floor Conference Rm., 39 John St., Kingston. Contact/Questions: Jonas Bers (845) 647-2443 x115