Warwick Girl Scouts keeping busy
WARWICK (June 26) The Girl Scouts of Warwick have been keeping busy this Spring. As Girl Scouts tend to do, their activities ranged from community service to lots of fun activities!
Earlier this spring, many Girl Scouts participated in Warwick Operation Clean Sweep, helping to keep their community beautiful. Girl Scouts handed out trash bags, gloves and donuts, while others went to work picking up trash.
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Daisy, Brownie and Junior Girl Scouts had a great time at Build a Bear at the Galleria at Crystal Run in Middletown. They each got to build their own bear and fill them with love. The bears even got their very own Girl Scout uniforms.
The Warwick Girl Scouts also participated in World Thinking Day, an annual occurrence where the girls reflect on what it means to make an impact on the world and to celebrate being part of the global sisterhood of Girl Scouts and Girl Guides. Another Gold Award event, Nature Awareness, took place at the Albert Wisner Library.
A variety of other activities were enjoyed by the Girl Scouts of Warwick, as each troop plans its own adventures.
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Family Services announces Family Partnership uk canada goose Center Steward
POUGHKEEPSIE (June 15 ) Family Services appointed Kellie Wofford to the newly created position of Family Partnership Center (FPC) Steward.
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The Family Partnership Center, a key program of Family Services and anchor institution in the City of Poughkeepsie, forges partnership and canada goose factory sale collaboration toward a unified approach to human services. Today, 19 nonprofit and related organizations come together under one roof to strengthen individuals, families and the community through service opportunities in primary health care, education, youth services, recreation and cultural activities, emergency services, behavioral health and other services.
looking forward to working with Kellie on building collegiality among us and expanding partnership to the surrounding community, said Brian Riddell, Executive Director of Dutchess Outreach. can’t forget the FPC grew out of the Neighborhood Based Alliance, which targeted resources toward this side of town because of the conditions here.”
Ms. Wofford, a mental health counselor and mentor, takes this role having previously worked at both Nubian Directions and Abbott House in case management and skill building capacities. Ms. Zion Church.
Rondout Lighthouse tours start Father Day weekend
KINGSTON (June 13) HRMM announces that Rondout Lighthouse tours will be starting Father Day Weekend, Saturday, June 16 and Sunday, June 17, 2018.
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Tickets are canada goose outlet online uk $20 for adults and $12 for children (4 12 years). Each child under 12 must be accompanied by an adult. HRMM members will receive a discount on tickets purchased in the museum store (not available for online purchase). Tours last approximately 70 minutes and include a 15 minute boat ride to and from the lighthouse.
Tours are limited to 6 people per time slot and last year tickets sold out quickly, so advanced tickets are strongly recommended for groups of 4 6 people. Over 300 people attended the event which honored a trio of Dutchess County friends who exemplify CCCSDC goal of working toward a more just and caring Dutchess County by providing comprehensive, high quality human services to its neighbors of all religions.
to our generous sponsors and all who supported our efforts by attending the event or providing raffle gifts, we raised over $70,000 this year, said Mary Marshall, Executive Director of Catholic Charities Community Services official canada goose outlet of Dutchess County. funds will go to support our programs and services which canada goose outlet in usa help the homeless, provide food to the hungry, assist the visually impaired, support the newly unemployed, welcoming our new Americans, and help youth through various CYO programs. CCCSDC helps solve the problems of local individuals in need, regardless of religious affiliation, offering a wide array of free and professionally administered direct services to county residents at the main office in downtown Poughkeepsie and throughout the county.
Tribute was paid to Msgr. Joseph Martin, retired pastor from St. Mary in Fishkill, Ms. Honey Jo Kelly, Executive Director of Birthright of Dutchess, and Sr. Roberta Smith, OFM representing the Sisters of the St. Francis of the Neumann Communities who received the first ever Legacy Award to honor their 100 years of service in the Hudson Valley and St. Francis Hospital. The honorees received a framed print of CYO Artist of the Year Annie Vallamattam canada goose black friday sale artwork which was selected from almost 600 entries canada goose outlet store this year.
In addition, four CYO Leaders were honored for their dedicated volunteer commitment to work with the youth throughout Dutchess County: Robert Shea, a volunteer with St. Mary CYO in Wappingers Falls for the past fifteen years; Richard Horvath who retired from the St. canada goose uk shop Martin de Porres basketball program in 2017 after serving 18 years as coach, program director and board member; Mark Joao who has been an important part of the St. Mary Mother of the Church CYO basketball program for the past 15 years; and Jeff Kubala who joined the St. Columba Basketball community in 2001 and spent ten years coaching and assisting in the girls division.
L R: cheap canada goose Mary Marshall, Executive Director of Catholic Charities Community Services of Dutchess County, with honorees Msgr. Joseph Martin, retired pastor from St. Mary in Fishkill, Sr. Roberta Smith, OFM representing
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