ARC of Rockland | 25 Hemlock Drive | Congers, NY | 10920 | 845-267-2500

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Collecting School Supplies

ARC volunteers collected school supplies for Rockand County's at-risk students. The supplies were donated for distribution by People to People's Back to School with Dignity project. From left: Robert Barbera, Kristi Conklin and Amy Jacobs.

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The Chefs...

Miraline Rivera, left, and Sadie Mack are pictured at left whipping up a dish for ARC of Rockland's Healthy Recipe Cook-Off sponsored by ARC Residential Services. Entries included Vegetable Lasagna, Chicken Parmesan, Chinese Saute, Pasta Primavera, Shrimp and Shepard's Pie.

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Super cool!

Prime Time Upper School students enjoyed a trip to Bowline Point Park in Haverstraw. Pictured at left: Ansel Rulona enjoys a refrershing dip in the cool, cool water.

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JFS Barbeque

Evette Caminsky, left, and Sharon Abel enjoy the delicious food prepared by volunteers at the annual JFS barbeque at the New City Jewish Center. The annual event is one of several sponsored during the year by Jewish Famly Service for the benefit of people with intellectual and other developmental disabilities.  Thank you JFS!

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William Lora, left, and Jason Allen, right, at Storm King Art Center, Friday, August 22. Widely celebrated as one of the world’s leading sculpture parks, Storm King Art Center has welcomed visitors from across the globe for fifty years. Its 500-acre landscape of fields, hills, and woodlands provides the setting for more than 100 carefully sited sculptures created by some of the most acclaimed artists of our time.

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Donating Bears

Members of ARC's Art in Motion donated handmade Teddy Bears to the Rockland Children's Psychiatric Center. The group made the bears at Above and Beyond Creative Sewing in Nanuet, NY. Pictured from left: ARC Assistant Brian Conklin, Habilitation Specialist Ariana Limandri, Jason Allen, Kyle Minugh, Kristen Guarnieri, Brian Beitch and Matt Scrima.

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Taste of Rockland

Thanks to ARC volunteers from left: Matt Scrima, Brian Beitch and Kyle Minugh. The three helped to deliver A Taste of Rockland Posters to participating restaurants. The gala funderaiser  takes place Sept. 22 at the Hilton Pearl River.

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How Does Your Garden Grow?

Mallory Lungaro, left, and Courtney Raible,  water the garden at their ARC home.  "Garden to table" is the motto of the day.  The  women attest to the benefits of growing one's own vegetables.

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Camping Trip

Students in Cheryl Burke's preschool class pitched a tent for the day. The children sat around a "pretend" campfire and ate hot dogs and s'mores. ARC of Rockland's Prime Time for Kids Early Learning Center is located in New City, NY. For information please call 845.639.2425.