Radio Woodstock Events
Canstruction® JR Hudson Valley, Presented by Poughkeepsie Day School
Friday, January 30, 2015Poughkeepsie Galleria Mall - 2001 South Road, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601Friday, January 30, starting at 4pm is the “build.” This is when all teams will be building their canstructures. Between 5-6pm is when we really expect that all schools will be in active build mode. Saturday, January 31, at 9:30am is the Opening and Press Conference. This is directly following the private Judging. Awards will be announced. January 31 – February 6, during regular mall hours is the public viewing. This is when we are encouraging the community to visit the Galleria to view the canstructures and vote for the People’s Choice Award by placing canned food in a bin next to their favorite structure(s). Saturday, February 7, at 10am is the Canny Awards. Teams will be presented with awards and the People’s Choice Award winner will be announced. What: See amazing canned food structures created by K-12 students and vote for the People’s Choice Award by placing canned food beside the structure(s) you like best. All food collected goes to the Food Bank of the Hudson Valley.
The 4th Annual Chocolate Lovers Brunch
Sunday, February 8, 2015Diamond Mills - Saugerties, NY Guests will enjoy listening to accomplished pianist Andrea Shaut while sipping Mimosas and Bloody Marys and bidding on the fabulous silent auction items. A chocolate inspired brunch will be served and the event will conclude with a spirited live auction hosted by James Cox of James Cox Gallery along with an array of decadent chocolate desserts. Live auction highlights include a private in-home dinner party prepared by Chef Niels Nielson of Frogmore, a personal performance by Simi Stone, a Cape Cod Vacation, a commissioned garden or landscape painting by Mary Anna Goetz and much more. Auction items will be featured online before the event and early bids can be placed at www.myminiauction.com/familyofwoodstock. All funds raised will go towards programs that serve at risk youth including the expansion of children's programming at the Darmstadt Shelter to reduce the number of children living in motels due to homelessness. Please join us for this important cause.