Programs and Events

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Upcoming Events

    • 09 Sep 2017
    • 4:00 PM
    • Location to be provided upon registration


    Join FCC 2017-2018 Westchester Girls Alliance

    (mentor and mentee program)

     

    This is the tenth year for the FCC Girls Alliance group.

    The group is targeted for mentors in grades 10-12th and mentees in grades 6-9th.

     

    The group will be focused on the following goals:

    1)    Developing personal relationships between the mentors and mentees.

    2)    Fostering communications so that the mentees establish a positive connection with the mentors.

    3)    Engaging in community service activities that will benefit others as well as develop team work between the mentors and mentees.

    4)    Providing leadership development for the mentors that will benefit them in high school and college.

    These goals will be accomplished by providing a safe, secure environment for communication and participation in a variety of cultural and fun activities with adult supervision.

    Mentors must commit to investing time in establishing relationships with the mentees.  The mentors will take on leadership roles as needed. Community service letters can be provided.

    Events: Expect to have 7- 8 events for the year that will take place on Saturdays or Sundays.

    Kickoff get together:

    Saturday, September 9th 4pm – 6pm

    Location to be provided upon registration

    Additional events will be discussed at the kickoff meeting.

     

    Parent Coordinators:

    Judith Santarsiero,
    judith_santarsiero@conair.com

    Linda Sala,
    lindy1122@aol.com

     

    Getting Involved: Register online at www.fccny.org.

    Preregistration and payment are required.  Registration will close September 7th.

    Membership: Dues for the 2017-18 Girls Alliance program will be $50.00 per family for the year.  You must have a current FCCNY 2017 membership to participate in this program.

    Financial assistance is available: if you feel you cannot afford FCCNY membership and/or this program, please contact Linda at lindy1122@aol.com, Judy at judith_santarsiero@conair.com,  OR Kathy Urbina at FCCNYBrooklyn@aol.com

     

    For further information, contact Judy @ judith_santarsiero@conair.com or Linda @ lindy1122@aol.com

    • 10 Sep 2017
    • 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
    • VAN SAUN COUNTY PARK _ PAVILION I, 216 FOREST AVENUE, PARAMUS, NJ 07652


     

    OCA-Long Island    ●   OCA-New York    ●   OCA-New Jersey    ●  OCA-Westchester & Hudson Valley   ●  FCCNY ●

    Invite you to our

    ANNUAL SUMMER PICNIC

    Hosted this year by OCA-NEW JERSEY CHAPTER

     

    Come join OCA and FCC families for a day of fun - a great way to stay connected and meet other families in your area.  All families welcome!

     

    VAN SAUN COUNTY PARK _ PAVILION I*

    *  Different area from last year.  Park in Area P9

    (look for balloons or OCA and FCC signs, which mark our area)

    216 FOREST AVENUE, PARAMUS, NJ  07652

    SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 10, 2017

    11:00am – 4:00 pm

    (rain or shine – we have a covered pavilion)

    BRING A DISH (with serving utensil) TO SHARE WITH 8 PEOPLE

    OCA & FCC WILL PROVIDE HAMBURGERS & VEGGIEBURGERS, HOTDOGS, DRINKS, WATERMELON AND PAPER GOODS

    All attendees are asked to bring a non-perishable food item for our local food pantry.

    Please support this service project by bringing one item per person.

     

    CRAFTS TABLE, GAMES, BASEBALL/SOCCER FIELDS, TENNIS COURTS, CAROUSEL, PLAYGROUND, PONY RIDES, TRAIN RIDE & WONDERFUL ZOO

     

    For Children:  Clown will make a guest appearance from 12 noon – 3 pm (free face painting, too) Please feel free to bring folding chairs, mahjong games, soccer balls, etc.

    Questions:  Call Virginia Ng at (201) 259-8028 or email: Virginialou@yahoo.com

     

    EVENT IS FREE, BUT ADVANCED REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED (FOR SUPPLY & FOOD COUNT)

    Email Dan Lewis, dlewis987@verizon.net   with your name, number of adults & children (with ages)

     

    Volunteers Needed:  Set Up / Clean Up / Grilling / Games

    Please indicate if you can help for one hour to make our picnic a success and include your phone number so we can contact you.

     

    FROM GW BRIDGE:

    Take Route 4 west, exit at FOREST AVENUE (get in right lane after McDonalds to exit; the former Forum Diner will be on your left).  Make right turn and travel FOREST AVENUE North.  Drive 2 blocks, the entrance to Van Saun Park, especially the sign, this time of year is always obstructed by brush that grew all summer long. Look for a dead end street named Justin Court; the entrance to the park is immediately after. .  Enter Park, proceed to fork in road and bear RIGHT.  Park in Lot “9” which will be on to your right, directly AFTER the baseball field.  Pavilion “I” - Look for red, white and blue balloons or OCA and FCC signs.

     

    FROM TAPPAN ZEE BRIDGE:

    Take 87/287 West to Garden State Parkway South, Exit 165 towards Oradell (going over Parkway, heading East).  At Second light, make a right turn onto FOREST AVENUE.  After 2 lights, make a left turn onto Spring Valley Road.  Follow Spring Valley Road to Continental Ave, and make a right turn.  Entrance for park will be on the right.  Enter park and pass Carousel . Follow road through park, make LEFT turn after the see pavilion F (last years location). Follow road and park in Lot “9” which will be on to your right, directly AFTER the baseball field..  Pavilion “I” - Look for red, white and blue balloons or OCA and FCC signs.

     

    **  Warning:  Please do not make a U turn ANYWHERE in the Van Saun Park area.  Park Police have given out traffic tickets. **

    • 10 Sep 2017
    • 3:00 PM
    • Westchester - Details will be provided upon registration.


    FCC Club P.T. returns for the 2017-2018 year.

     

    This group is open to middle school girls entering 6th, 7th & 8th grade.

     

    The group will be run by Sharon Rowley and Leigh Giusti.

     

    Meetings will be held on the second Sunday of every month from 3 to 5 pm starting September 10th and ending in June. The meeting will be changed to the third Sunday of the month where necessary. Monthly attendance is not necessary but strongly encouraged. 

    Cost is $50 per girl which goes towards supplies, snacks, venues and speaker fees.

    REGISTER online at www.fccny.org

    You must have a current FCCNY 2017 membership to participate in this program. You MUST login to register.

    Problems with membership, logging in, registration? fccny.org/login-tutorial


    This year Westchester FCC Club P.T. is going in a new direction!


    Last year we learned all about volunteerism and showing kindness and empathy towards others. This year we will focus on ourselves. Through a series of field trips and workshops we will explore the concept of self care and wellness including but not limited to:

    *skin and hair care: going to a salon for a hands on workshop specifically tailored to Asian hair and skin

    *fitness and mindfulness: visiting a yoga studio and learning calming techniques

    *nutrition: learning about healthy eating and including preparing and enjoying a healthy snack

    We will also have a few trips just for fun, including a walking tour of Chinatown. A light snack will be provided at each meeting.

    First meeting will be September 10th. Westchester location.  Details will be provided upon registration. Membership is limited so please sign up as soon as possible.

    Questions?  Contact Leigh, leighmcarthurgiusti@gmail.com or Sharon, shrowley@optonline.net 

    We look forward to another year of fun and learning.

    See you in September,

    Leigh and Sharon

    • 15 Sep 2017
    • 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
    • Penn South (details upon registration)
    • 2


    FCC GIRLS CONNECT 2017-2018

    FCC Girls Connect in its 10th Year!!!

     

    This year Zoey Arongino (a participant turned teen mentor) will be running the group!


    Both Yuki & Lisa are the original women who started up the group. Both their daughters have participated and mentored the group which in my opinion is a huge testament to the fact that the group makes a lasting and powerful impression on our girls.  

    FCCNY Girls Connect Program is open to FCCNY girls (from any region) aged 8yrs - 12yrs. This ongoing program will be held monthly, September through May, one Friday per month from 6:30pm - 8:30pm.

    Each month's activities will include a dinner, dessert, a craft project, games, music, and other activities as requested by the participants.

    We also require a few Mentors age 14yrs and older. Mentors also have time to meet and hang out with their peers. We will provide Community Service letters as needed.

    Full series price for each child 8-12yrs: $225 (9 sessions, September through May)  

    Mentors 14yrs and older: $50 registration fee

    You must have a current FCCNY 2017 membership to participate in this program. You MUST login to register.

    Problems with membership, logging in, registration? fccny.org/login-tutorial


    Tentative dates are the following Friday's :

    Sept 15th, Oct 13th, Nov 17th, Dec 8th, Jan 12th or 19th - not sure yet, Feb 9th, March 16th, April 13th, May 11th

    Our VENUE in the Penn South Buildings (details upon registration) - Convenient to the E, C and 1 trains.  

    We can accept limited sign-ups for this program, so please register early.

    There will be NO same-day or at-the-door registration. Registration price includes all activities, snacks & desserts, special events and giveaways. There will be no additional costs during the year.

    Questions? Contact FCCNY Coordinator, Lisa Arongino, 917 670-7692  or larongino@gmail.com or Yuki Okuma, 646-734-1845 or yukiko.okuma@gmail.com

    Financial assistance is available: if you feel you cannot afford FCCNY membership and/or this program, please contact Lisa Arongino, 917 670-7692  or larongino@gmail.com OR Kathy Urbina at FCCNYBrooklyn@aol.com

    • 09 Dec 2017
    • 12:30 PM
    • Metropolitan Opera House, 30 Lincoln Center Plz, New York, NY 10023

    Sorry, but this event is now sold out. You can join the waitlist and we will send you an email when additional spaces become available.

    Join waitlist

    ***FCC GOES TO THE OPERA***

     

    Matinee Performance of Mozart’s The Magic Flute.

     

    A Great Holiday Family Event and Gift Idea!

    Saturday December 9, 2017 at 12:30 PM


    Metropolitan Opera House

    30 Lincoln Center Plz

    New York, NY 10023

     

    “ The Met’s English-language family version of Mozart’s enchanting masterpiece has become one of the city’s essential holiday traditions. Evan Rogister conducts Julie Taymor’s spellbinding production, with special holiday pricing and a 100-minute running time. Nathan Gunn reprises his much-loved portrayal of the bird-catcher Papageno.

    We have reserved 20 Balcony Prime tickets at the group price of $52.50 (regular price $60.50).

    If you are interested, we recommend that you purchase your tickets as soon as possible as we expect to sell out fast.

    Questions? email Marina Contiero at marinac@aol.com. 

    REGISTER at www.fccny.org

    A current FCCNY membership and login is required.  You MUST be logged in to register (upper right).  Problems with membership, logging in, registration? fccny.org/login-tutorial

Past events

13 Aug 2017 FCC Greater New York Family Picnic in Central Park NYC
12 Aug 2017 THE 27th ANNUAL HONG KONG DRAGON BOAT FESTIVAL IN NEW YORK
07 Aug 2017 Holt Adoptee Camp at Camp Louemma, Sussex, NJ
03 Aug 2017 FCCNY YA Career Prep Night in NYC
28 Jul 2017 OUR CAMP CHINA in Black Mountain, NC.
23 Jul 2017 FCC NJ Young Adult Adoptees (18+) Palisades Park Hike
21 Jul 2017 MOCA Dinner with the Curators of Sour, Sweet, Bitter, Spicy Exhibit
20 Jul 2017 ALP webinar-Birth Family Search: How Crazy is This Going to Get?
05 Jul 2017 Free* China Heritage Tour of Beijing for FCCNY Members
30 Jun 2017 New York Asian Film Festival 2017
25 Jun 2017 FCC goes to Charlie and the Chocolate Factory on Broadway
22 Jun 2017 FCCYA: Monthly Eat Up in NYC
20 Jun 2017 THE STORY OF CHINA Premieres on PBS
18 Jun 2017 Egg Rolls, Egg Creams and Empanadas Festival on LES Manhattan
13 Jun 2017 39th annual Museum Mile Festival - FREE admission
11 Jun 2017 Laurel Project End of Year Dance Recital in Chinatown NYC
10 Jun 2017 June 10th 12NOON- FCCNY Private Met Tour. Age of Empires
10 Jun 2017 June 10th 10AM - FCCNY Private Met Tour. Age of Empires
10 Jun 2017 Annual Also-Known-As BBQ in Prospect Park, Brooklyn
09 Jun 2017 CAMP FCC at Camp Ockanickon in Medford, NJ
08 Jun 2017 FCC•AKA•NBC Career Networking Event
06 Jun 2017 China Institute's Gourmet Food Circle to CHINESE TUXEDO, NYC
03 Jun 2017 sold out - June 3rd 10AM - FCCNY Private Met Tour. Age of Empires
03 Jun 2017 MOCA Dragon Boat Family Festival in NYC
22 May 2017 DNA SEARCH: Also-known-as Adoptee Forum for int'l adoptees 18+
21 May 2017 38th Annual Asian Am & Pacific Islander Celebration in NYC Chinatown
20 May 2017 20th Annual Asian Am Heritage Festival in Kensico Dam Plaza,Valhalla, NY
19 May 2017 FCCYA: Monthly Eat Up in NYC
18 May 2017 Adoption Learning Partners live webinar: RAISING BLACK GIRLS
12 May 2017 Teens Take The Met! Ages 13–18 in NYC
11 May 2017 Salesman之死 at the 14th St Y, NYC
11 May 2017 DAI 14th annual Taste of Spring Food & Wine Benefit in NYC
09 May 2017 Chinese Lantern Festival Returns To Franklin Square, Philadelphia, PA
07 May 2017 Free! IMAGINE ELLIS ISLAND Asian American Pacific Islanders Heritage Festival on Ellis Island
05 May 2017 Kick off APA Heritage Month at Asia Society special Leo Bar Happy Hour NYC
01 May 2017 Adoptive Parent Wine & Cheese Night with Nim Tottenham, Ph.D.
27 Apr 2017 FCCYA: Monthly Eat Up in NYC
22 Apr 2017 APC Mini-Conference in Scarsdale, NY
22 Apr 2017 Yale CASPY at Yale University's Linsly-Chittenden Hall, New Haven, CT
21 Apr 2017 FCCNYer Mia Rubin's The SPACE IN-BETWEEN in Brooklyn
20 Apr 2017 CASE April SYF Webinar: Why and When to Address Racial Identity: Parenting Tasks in Transracial Adoptive Families
20 Apr 2017 Screening / Filmmaker Talk: MASTERS IN THE FORBIDDEN CITY at China Institute
12 Apr 2017 TCG's #LegacyLeaders of Color Video Project at MOCA NYC
09 Apr 2017 Nai-Ni Chen Dance Co. at Lackland PAC, Hackettstown, NJ
02 Apr 2017 Join FCC Northern NJ at Glassworks Studio
02 Apr 2017 Columbia CASPY for ages 6 - 13 at Columbia University NYC
01 Apr 2017 “Let’s Talk Adoption” Conference at Rutgers University, Piscataway Township
30 Mar 2017 FCCYA: Monthly Eat Up
30 Mar 2017 LISA SEE: Author Talk at Chappaqua Library
26 Mar 2017 OCA-WHV 10th Rising Stars Concert in Chappaqua, NY
25 Mar 2017 Adoptive Parents Committee NYC Meeting at Saint Francis College, Brooklyn Heights
21 Mar 2017 DAI: Women, Adoption and Family - Reclaiming Our Narrative.
20 Mar 2017 Also-known-as Writing Workshop 3/20 in Manhattan
18 Mar 2017 Pearl River's artist-in-residence series: Louis Chan
07 Mar 2017 The Adoption Tax Credit - Free Adoptive Families Webinar
06 Mar 2017 Also-known-as Monthly Dinner at Joe's Shanghai Midtown NYC
25 Feb 2017 FCC Chinese New Year Party in Warwick, NY
25 Feb 2017 Performing Arts Center of SUNY Purchase College CNY
25 Feb 2017 Also-known-as Family Game Day in Manhattan
24 Feb 2017 FCCYA: Monthly Eat Up
24 Feb 2017 FCC LI Tweens Skate
19 Feb 2017 FCCNY goes to the Guggenheim Museum
11 Feb 2017 FCC CNY Celebration at David Chen's Restaurant in Armonk, NY
11 Feb 2017 Year of the Rooster Celebration! at Brookfield Place New York
11 Feb 2017 FCC Lunar New Year Party at Dynasty Buffet in Saddle Brook, NJ
11 Feb 2017 CPC Brooklyn's Lunar New Year 4715 ‐ Year of the Rooster Celebration
11 Feb 2017 Lunar New Year Celebration 2/11 & 2/12 at Prospect Park Zoo in Brooklyn
11 Feb 2017 MOCA Lunar New Year Family Festival in NYC
10 Feb 2017 Brooklyn Museum Teen Night 2/10: Now You See Me
08 Feb 2017 MOCA Lunar Feast Fest 2017 at The Bowery Hotel NYC
05 Feb 2017 Rooster Shadow Puppet Workshop
05 Feb 2017 FCCNY Marches in Manhattan’s 18th Annual Chinatown Lunar New Year Parade
05 Feb 2017 FCC/OCA USPS 2017 LNY Rooster Stamp issue in West Nyack, NY
05 Feb 2017 The MET Fifth Avenue Lunar New Year Festival: Year of the Rooster
05 Feb 2017 18th Annual New York City Lunar New Year Parade & Festival
04 Feb 2017 FCC / OCALI March in Flushing Lunar New Year Parade in Queens
04 Feb 2017 Yale-China Lunarfest in New Haven, CT
04 Feb 2017 MOCAEATS: Dumpling Making Workshop in NYC
04 Feb 2017 Lunar New Year Celebration at Queens Zoo in Corona, NY
04 Feb 2017 Ring in the Year of the Rooster at the American Museum of Natural History
04 Feb 2017 Charles B. Wang Center Lunar New Year Festival in Stonybrook, NY
04 Feb 2017 China Institute Chinese New Year Celebration, Year of the Rooster
31 Jan 2017 The New York Philharmonic Chinese New Year Concert at Lincoln Center
29 Jan 2017 Lunar New Year Celebration at Staten Island Children's Museum
29 Jan 2017 Madison Street to Madison Avenue on UES Manhattan
29 Jan 2017 Nai-Ni Chen Dance Company LNY Family Performance at NJPAC
29 Jan 2017 Japan Society New Year’s Celebration: Oshogatsu in NYC
29 Jan 2017 IAC in NYC: How to Talk to Your Child about Adoption: Infancy to Age 12 Workshop
28 Jan 2017 Chappaqua Library Chinese New Year Celebration in Chappaqua, NY
28 Jan 2017 Lunar New Year festivities at Pearl River Mart in NYC
28 Jan 2017 Flushing Town Hall Chinese New Year Temple Bazaar
28 Jan 2017 Doll T-shirts for the Chinese New Year in White Plains
28 Jan 2017 Chinese New Year Firecracker Ceremony and Cultural Festival in Sara D. Roosevelt Park NYC
28 Jan 2017 Nai-Ni Chen Dance Company LNY Family Performance at NJPAC
28 Jan 2017 Family Day: Korean New Year at The Korean Society NYC
28 Jan 2017 Asia Society Family Lunar New Year Celebration in NYC
28 Jan 2017 Lunar New Year - Rooster
26 Jan 2017 FCCYA Eat Up / AKA Lunar New Year dinner
22 Jan 2017 ALL TOGETHER NOW (ATN) Adoption Groups at Union Temple in Brooklyn
22 Jan 2017 Brooklyn Center of the Performing Arts LNY Celebration w Nai-Ni Chen Dance Co.
21 Jan 2017 FCC-OCA-CCGN Screening FINDING CLEVELAND
21 Jan 2017 Gladney Center for Adoption invites FCC to CNY Banquet at Jing Fong in NYC
17 Jan 2017 Also-known-as Adoptee Forum: Adoptee as Identity in NYC for 18yrs+
14 Jan 2017 Lunar New Year Celebration at Bronx Museum of the Arts
14 Jan 2017 Chinese culture and cooking class -- Taste of China
04 Jan 2017 FCCYA: Monthly Eat Up
27 Dec 2016 College+ Adoptee Rock Climbing Hangout
11 Dec 2016 OCA Annual Holiday General Membership Meeting in Albertson, NY
10 Dec 2016 Save the date December 10! 2016 NYCCC Open House in NYC
03 Dec 2016 FCC Goes to Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater
26 Nov 2016 College+ Adoptee Ice Skating Hangout
20 Nov 2016 2016 APC Adoption Conference at St. Francis College in Brooklyn
19 Nov 2016 FCC NNJ Game Night in Paramus, NJ
18 Nov 2016 Actress Kristin Davis on Interracial Adoption at The Greene Space NYC
17 Nov 2016 CASE Webinar: Transition from Foster Care to Adoption
15 Nov 2016 Also-known-as Writing Workshop: Open Letter in NYC
14 Nov 2016 Book Launch: Samuel Shem's AT THE HEART OF THE UNIVERSE with moderator Adam Pertman
13 Nov 2016 Rescheduled to Spring 2017: Author Talk: The Complexity of Chinese Adoptee Identities w/Andrea Louie
09 Nov 2016 Also-known-as Adoptee Forum: International Adoption and Racial/Cultural Identity
01 Nov 2016 Touching Home in China: In Search of Missing Girlhoods. Presentation and Q&A by Mother & Daughter
01 Nov 2016 FCCNY Westchester Club P.T.
29 Oct 2016 CASPY at Yale in New Haven, CT
26 Oct 2016 Mah Jongg in Jewish and Chinese Heritage at Museum of Jewish Heritage
24 Oct 2016 Also-known-as Adoptee Forum: Int'l Adoption & Racial/Cultural Identity
21 Oct 2016 OCA-LI's 35th Anniversary Dinner Dance Gala in Flushing, NY
19 Oct 2016 Pact: ADOPTEES SPEAK Screening & Discussion in Brooklyn
18 Oct 2016 NYC Teen Design Fair 2016 at Cooper Hewitt
15 Oct 2016 FCCNY International Pen Pal Program
10 Oct 2016 HERSTORY: Chinese-American Women, 165 Years of Struggle and Success at Chatham Square Branch of the New York Public Library
08 Oct 2016 MOCA's Journey Wall Celebration in NYC Chinatown
04 Oct 2016 Free tickets for FCC to CHINESE VARIETY SHOW at Tribeca Performing Arts Center
04 Oct 2016 Joyce Xi: Racial profiling of Asian American scientists
02 Oct 2016 "Private Danny Chen Way" Public Commemoration at PS 130 NYC Chinatown
01 Oct 2016 March w AKA in 36th Annual Korean Day Parade
25 Sep 2016 CITY OF SCIENCE in Queens
24 Sep 2016 Dr. Oh Myo Kim: Key Lessons for FCC Families from Two Recent Studies on the Racial and Ethnic Identity Development of International and Interracial Adoptees
23 Sep 2016 FCC GIRLS CONNECT
18 Sep 2016 Chef One NYC Dumpling Festival in Sara D. Roosevelt Park, NYC
18 Sep 2016 AACCU International Multi-Arts Festival in Commack, NY
17 Sep 2016 FCCNE: What is it Like to Find your Birth Parents? in Cambridge MA.
17 Sep 2016 MOCA Mid-Autumn Moon Family Festival in NYC
17 Sep 2016 FCC/OCA Mid-Autumn Moon Festival Picnic at Belmont Lake Park in North Babylon, NY
16 Sep 2016 Support Group for Parents
15 Sep 2016 Webinar: Coping Strategies for Anxious Kids, What Parents Need to Know
11 Sep 2016 FCC/OCA ANNUAL SUMMER FAMILY PICNIC in Van Saun Co Park, Paramus, NJ
10 Sep 2016 China institute Mid-Autumn Festival & Open House in NYC
10 Sep 2016 FCC 2016-2017 Westchester Girls Alliance
25 Aug 2016 C.A.S.E. Webinar: IMPACT OF SOCIAL MEDIA ON ADOPTION
13 Aug 2016 ADOPTEEN Adoptstronauts Weekend Retreat in Conifer, CO
13 Aug 2016 MOCA Dragon Boat Family Festival in NYC
11 Aug 2016 OCA’s 10th Annual Hate Crimes Prevention Art Exhibit Opening at MOCA
11 Aug 2016 Holt International Adoptee DAY Camp for ages 5-8yrs & parents at Camp Perlman in Lake Como, PA
07 Aug 2016 Holt International Adoptee Camp at Perlman Camp in Lake Como, PA
06 Aug 2016 New York Hong Kong Dragon Boat Festival in Meadows Lake-Flushing Meadows Corona Park, Queens, NY
03 Aug 2016 ADOPTEEN Camp-Conference at Georgetown University, Washington, D.C. for ages 13+
01 Aug 2016 Laurel Project NYC Chinatown Summer Camp 2016
29 Jul 2016 Camp China in Black Mountain, NC
25 Jul 2016 Camp Friendship CHINA in Stirling, NJ
22 Jul 2016 Dinner Cruise around Manhattan FCC + OCA
22 Jul 2016 OCA Convention B3 Leadership Program for YA
22 Jul 2016 FCC Day at OCA's National Convention in Jersey City
21 Jul 2016 OCA Convention Youth Track
21 Jul 2016 OCA Convention College Program
18 Jul 2016 Camp Friendship KOREA in Stirling, NJ
16 Jul 2016 FCC/OCA Westchester Summer Family Picnic in Yorktown Heights, NY
14 Jul 2016 ADOPTEEN Summer Adoptees Giving Back Orphanage Service Trip to Anhui Province, China for ages 15+
11 Jul 2016 Central NY Chinese Culture Center Camp 7/11 – 7/15 in Syracuse, NY
10 Jul 2016 China Institute Summer Study in China 2016
06 Jul 2016 Free* China Heritage Tour of Beijing for FCCNY Members
03 Jul 2016 Camp Clio in Lyme, CT
03 Jul 2016 PACT Family Camp in Tahoe City, CA
30 Jun 2016 ADOPTEEN Camp-Conference at University of British Columbia in Vancouver, B.C., Canada for ages 13+
26 Jun 2016 Dance to China - NYCCC 42nd Annual School of the Arts Student Recital
25 Jun 2016 Special FCC talk w Prof. Kay Johnson, author of China’s Hidden Children: Abandonment, Adoption, and the Human Costs of the One-Child Policy
24 Jun 2016 KAAN 2016 Conference in Pittsburgh, PA
24 Jun 2016 Xian Orphanage Volunteer Trip w Ming Hua He, director of Chinese Cultural Exchange
23 Jun 2016 NEW! Mandarin Meetup at China Institute: Practice Chinese for FREE!
22 Jun 2016 PACT WEBINAR: Deciding to Adopt a Child of Color
21 Jun 2016 NIGHT AT THE MUSEUMS in Lower Manhattan - FREE!
19 Jun 2016 Egg Rolls, Egg Creams and Empanadas Festival
18 Jun 2016 Laurel Project End of Year Dance Recital at PS124 in NYC Chinatown
15 Jun 2016 PACT WEBINAR: Introducing the Adoption Conversation
11 Jun 2016 FCC to WEST SIDE STORY Papermill Playhouse in Millburn, NJ
10 Jun 2016 Fifteenth Annual Camp FCC at Camp Ockanickon in Medford, NJ
09 Jun 2016 9th Biennial Adoption Conference in Montclair, NJ
09 Jun 2016 China Institute Summer Day Camp/Fall Semester Open House
03 Jun 2016 Forever Families Weekend: Jewish Families Touched by Adoption
03 Jun 2016 NYCCC Free performance 6/3 at Flushing Town Hall & summer classes in Flushing
31 May 2016 Dillon International's Visit China Tour
28 May 2016 ADOPTEEN Adoptstronauts: Moonwalk - Yosemite National Park *for ages 18+*
21 May 2016 FCC Goes to Citi Field - NYMets vs Milwaukee Brewers
21 May 2016 APC meting: The Journey of Open Adoption in Brooklyn Heights
21 May 2016 19th Asian American Heritage Festival in Valhalla, NY
21 May 2016 Seventh Annual Asian American Festival in Port Washington, NY
20 May 2016 Teen Night: Teens Take the Met! for Ages 13–18
19 May 2016 Free AF Webinar: Growing Up as a Transracial Adoptee:What Parents Need to Know
14 May 2016 Eight Annual Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month Celebration
14 May 2016 OCA – WHV Presents 9th Annual Rising Stars Concert in Chappaqua, NY
11 May 2016 "He Named Me Malala" Screening in DUMBO Brooklyn
07 May 2016 OCA LI invites FCC families to Open House Meeting in Albertson, NY
05 May 2016 Changing Landscape: NYSCCC's 27th Foster Care and Adoption Conference in Albany, NY
05 May 2016 ALP Live Webinar: RAISING BLACK BOYS
23 Apr 2016 VOLUNTEER: Good Earth Day in Chinatown
23 Apr 2016 CASPY at Yale: for kids, teens & parents
22 Apr 2016 A Complete Guide To The First-Ever Philadelphia Chinese Lantern Festival
22 Apr 2016 AKA 20th Anniversary in NYC
16 Apr 2016 FCC Dumpling Making II w Virginia Ng President of OCA NJ in Paramus, NJ
16 Apr 2016 CASPY at COLUMBIA Spring 2016
16 Apr 2016 VOLUNTEER: Good Earth Day in Chinatown
16 Apr 2016 Adoptive Parents Committee Mini-Conference in Port Chester, NY
11 Apr 2016 FCC: Identity Matters: Quest for the "Authentic" Self w Dr. Amanda Baden
07 Apr 2016 FREE Screening Straightlaced: How Gender’s Got Us All Tied Up in Brooklyn Hgts
18 Mar 2016 ADOPTEEN Adoptstronauts: Expedition Guizhou, China *for ages 18+*
13 Mar 2016 Nai-Ni Chen Dance Company returns to Flushing Town Hall
09 Mar 2016 Adoptive Families Free Webinar: Parenting the Hurt Child w Regina M. Kupecky, LSW
08 Mar 2016 Open House: Director Changzhou, staff Lianyungang, Wuxi & Suzhou in Poughkeepsie, NY
05 Mar 2016 Touching Home in China: A Professional Development Workshop for Grades 6-12 Educators
28 Feb 2016 FCC CNY Celebration at David Chen's in Armonk, NY
28 Feb 2016 Flushing Town Hall: Monkey Mask Decorating Workshop
27 Feb 2016 SOLD OUT! FCC CNY Celebration at 23 Buffet in Pompton Plains, NJ
25 Feb 2016 Music From China & Talujon Percussion at LeFrak Concert Hall Queens College
24 Feb 2016 Lecture & Demonstration: Ballet in China: From Swan Lake to "Red" Ballets
21 Feb 2016 Spence-Chapin Lunar New Year Celebration in South Orange, NJ
21 Feb 2016 Spotlight Asia: Ring in the Year of the Monkey at American Museum of Natural History
21 Feb 2016 Flushing Town Hall: Calligraphy on Chinese Silk Fans
20 Feb 2016 Flushing Town Hall’s 2nd annual Chinese New Year Temple Bazaar
20 Feb 2016 FCC Teen Skin Care & Make-Up Workshop for Girls 13-18yrs
20 Feb 2016 Museum of Chinese in America Lunar New Year Family Festival!
14 Feb 2016 FCC Marches in Manhattan’s 17th Annual Chinatown Lunar New Year Parade
14 Feb 2016 17TH NYC CHINATOWN LUNAR NEW YEAR PARADE & FESTIVAL
13 Feb 2016 FCC / OCA Pre-Parade Breakfast and marching in Flushing's "Year of the Monkey" Lunar New Year Parade
13 Feb 2016 Celebrate Chinese New Year at Central Library in Brooklyn
13 Feb 2016 China Institute Chinese New Year Family Celebration: The Year of The Monkey
11 Feb 2016 Free tkts for FCC: Cultures of China LNY Festival in Tribeca Manhattan
11 Feb 2016 Asians Wear Clothes on the Internet at Asian American Writers’ Wrksp NYC
10 Feb 2016 Tong Ren Tang Chinese New Year Spectacular
08 Feb 2016 Cultural Festival Performance at Queens Crossing, Flushing
08 Feb 2016 Lunar New Year of the Monkey
07 Feb 2016 Lunar New Year of the Monkey Celebration w Nai Ni Chen Dance Company at NJPAC in Newark, NJ
06 Feb 2016 LUNARFEST at Yale in New Haven, CT
06 Feb 2016 MADISON STREET TO MADISON AVENUE in Manhattan
06 Feb 2016 FCC Chinese New Year Celebration in Warwick, NY
06 Feb 2016 FCC / OCA celebrate 2016 LNY Stamp in West Nyack, NY
06 Feb 2016 FCC/New Beginnings CNY Banquet in Lake Ronkonkoma, NY
06 Feb 2016 MOCACREATE: Museum Makeover! in NYC
06 Feb 2016 Chinese New Year at Charles B. Wang Center Theatre in Stony Brook, NY
06 Feb 2016 FCC Goes to New York City Ballet at Lincoln Center
06 Feb 2016 NYCCC 2016 Lunar New Year Celebration in NYC
06 Feb 2016 Lunar New Year of the Monkey Celebration w Nai Ni Chen Dance Company at NJPAC in Newark, NJ
06 Feb 2016 Metropolitan Museum of Art Lunar New Year: Year of the Monkey in NYC
06 Feb 2016 Losar Family Day Himalayan New Year Celebration at Rubin Museum of Art NYC
06 Feb 2016 Asia Society Family Day: Moon Over Manhattan! Celebrate Lunar New Year in NYC
05 Feb 2016 Year of the Monkey New Year Stamp Unveiling in Jamaica, NY
31 Jan 2016 Spence-Chapin Chinese New Year Family Celebration in Manhattan
31 Jan 2016 Nai-Ni Chen Dance Company Lunar New Year Celebration at Brooklyn College
30 Jan 2016 FCC: LET’S TALK about Birth Parents in China
30 Jan 2016 Decoding the Year of the Monkey with the Chinese Almanac at MOCA
30 Jan 2016 Family Day: Korean New Year at Korea Society
30 Jan 2016 WACA 2016 Annual Celebration in New Rochelle, NY
24 Jan 2016 New Year’s Celebration: Oshogatsu at Japan Society
24 Jan 2016 IAC Adoption & the College Admissions Process Workshop
17 Jan 2016 IAC: Living as a Trans-racial Family Formed by Adoption Workshop
16 Jan 2016 FCC Dumpling Making w Virginia Ng President of OCA NJ in Paramus, NJ
16 Jan 2016 Adopteen Midpoint Retreat in Conyers, GA
10 Jan 2016 FCC to George Takei ALLEGIANCE in NYC
19 Dec 2015 NYCCC School of the Arts Open House in NYC
13 Dec 2015 Lotus Travel Winter Break China Homeland Heritage Tour
12 Dec 2015 Also-Known-As Teen Networking Event: Connecting Across the Ages in Manhattan
11 Dec 2015 Also-Known-As, Inc. Holiday Party in NYC
09 Dec 2015 China Institute Gourmet Cuisine Circle in NYC
01 Dec 2015 Jewish Refugees in Shanghai Photo Exhibit Opening 12/1 in Harrison, NY
22 Nov 2015 APC Adoption Conference at St. Francis College in Brooklyn
21 Nov 2015 OCA/AARP: Navigating the Caregiver’s Maze at MOCA
21 Nov 2015 FIND ME Documentary Film screening at Syracuse University
19 Nov 2015 webinar-Heritage Travel 101: aka: Emotional Planning and Practical Preparations for Birth Country Visits
16 Nov 2015 Lost Lit Adoption Writing Workshop Series in Brooklyn
15 Nov 2015 FCC Bingo & Pizza Party in Paramus, NJ
15 Nov 2015 New Jersey's 34th Annual “Let’s Talk Adoption”Conference at at Rutgers University in Piscataway, NJ
14 Nov 2015 ASPIRE FORUM: Speak Out “Who AM I” for Asian Women in HS & College
14 Nov 2015 FCC goes to Carousel for Kids! in Manhattan
14 Nov 2015 Yale CASPY Fall 2015 in New Haven, CT
10 Nov 2015 Also-known-as Adoptee (ages 18+) Dinner in NYC
08 Nov 2015 FCC Fall Ladies Luncheon in Elmont, NY
05 Nov 2015 Webinar: Sensory Integration and Self-Regulation
03 Nov 2015 China's Millennials: The Want Generation with Eric Fish
28 Oct 2015 IN CONVERSATION: Mimi Sheraton and Gabrielle Hamilton in NYC
27 Oct 2015 Bullying in Disguise:Understanding How Microaggressions Impact Asian Americans & Our Youth
25 Oct 2015 IAC Living as a Trans-racial Family Formed by Adoption Workshop
25 Oct 2015 FCC Fall Festival (aka Halloween Party) in Commack, NY
25 Oct 2015 FCCNE: What do we know about birth parents in China? Adoptee Discussion Wksp in Cambridge, MA
24 Oct 2015 China Institute Book Launch Party & Family Festival
24 Oct 2015 FCC/OCA Anti-bullying Workshop in Manhattan
23 Oct 2015 OCA-Long Island 34th Anniversary Gala & Dinner Dance in Flushing
22 Oct 2015 ADOPTING AN IDENTITY with Lee Herrick, Tracy O’Neill, Matthew Salesses, Sung J. Woo, and Shinhee Han
18 Oct 2015 Autumn Moon Festival & Lantern Parade at Lief Erikson Park in Sunset ParkBrooklyn
17 Oct 2015 BCA China Care LANTERN & SPIRIT FESTIVAL in Hackensack, NJ
16 Oct 2015 Film: OFF THE MENU at NYU Cantor Film Center, NYC
16 Oct 2015 FCC Girls Connect Program 2015-2016 in Manhattan
12 Oct 2015 Asian American Women Writers Reading/ Talk - Marie Myung-Ok Lee & Susan Ito in Brooklyn
06 Oct 2015 AF free webinar: Adoption at School
04 Oct 2015 IAC How to Talk to a Child About Adoption: Infancy to 12 Years
03 Oct 2015 Multinational Cultural Festival of NY in Commack, NY
03 Oct 2015 Poetry & Kite Building Workshop at Poets House, NYC
30 Sep 2015 China Institute Gourmet Cuisine Circle
29 Sep 2015 MOCAEATS: The Essential Techniques of Authentic Chinese Cooking
29 Sep 2015 NYSCCC Fundraiser: TOUGH LOVE Documentary in Manhattan
26 Sep 2015 FCC Mid-Autumn Moon Festival Picnic in Pascone Park, Ardsley NY
26 Sep 2015 FCC Mid-Autumn Festival 2015 at Hammond Museum in North Salem, NY
24 Sep 2015 Free AF Webinar : Adoption Costs—What to Expect and How to Meet Them
20 Sep 2015 FCC Mid-Autumn Moon Festival Picnic in North Babylon, NY
20 Sep 2015 AFCAF/NY Bi-Annual Brooklyn Brunch in Prospect Park
19 Sep 2015 China Institute UES Open House for Children & Adults
19 Sep 2015 MOCA Mid-Autumn Moon Family Festival in Manhattan
12 Sep 2015 Lifebook Workshop with Spence-Chapin Family Services
12 Sep 2015 FCC 2015-2016 Westchester Girls Alliance
12 Sep 2015 China Institute Fall Family Festival in Downtown Manhattan
06 Sep 2015 FCC / OCA Annual Summer Family Picnic in Paramus, NJ
05 Sep 2015 Mid-Autumn Moon Festival in NYC Chinatown
13 Aug 2015 OCA’s 9th Annual Hate Crimes Prevention Art Exhibit Opening
08 Aug 2015 HK Dragonboat Races & Festival in Flushing Meadow Park
02 Aug 2015 Holt Adoptee Camp at Camp Perlman, Lake Como, PA
02 Aug 2015 Chinese American Night 8/2 at Eisenhower Park, East Meadow, NY
23 Jul 2015 Asian American Int'l Film Festival in NYC
22 Jul 2015 AF Expert Q&A Webinar: Parenting After Transracial Adoption w Beth Hall
19 Jul 2015 Join OCA-LI for SAYONARA in NYC
18 Jul 2015 FIRST ANNUAL OCA/FCC WESTCHESTER SUMMER FAMILY PICNIC
17 Jul 2015 TWINSTERS screening at AMC Empire in NYC
14 Jul 2015 Screening of YOU FOLLOW: a search for one’s past in NYC
13 Jul 2015 FCC Dutchess/Ulster Chinese Culture Camp in New Paltz, NY
09 Jul 2015 ALP: Int'l Search & Reunion: w Joy Lieberthal & Susan Soonkeum Cox
02 Jul 2015 Pact Family Camp 2015: Putting It All Together: Adoption, Race & Family
27 Jun 2015 FCC/OCA Long Island Family Dim Sum Get-Together in Flushing
27 Jun 2015 FCCNY Private Tour-CHINA: Through the Looking Glass at The Metropolitan Museum of Art
27 Jun 2015 MOCAFAMILY: Dragon Boat Family Festival in NYC
20 Jun 2015 Also-known-as Summer Kick-Off BBQ
20 Jun 2015 BCA China Care Dumplings Playgroup
16 Jun 2015 China Institute Culinary Program in NYC
14 Jun 2015 FCC BYO Picnic in Belmont State Park
14 Jun 2015 IAC: How to Talk to Kids about Adoption: Infancy to Age 12
13 Jun 2015 FCC Goes to CitiField - New York Mets vs. Atlanta Braves
10 Jun 2015 PACT WEBINAR: What Parents of Adopted Adolescents Need to Know
07 Jun 2015 FCC/OCA Museum of Chinese in America Tour
07 Jun 2015 Egg Rolls & Egg Creams Festival — and introducing Empanadas!
05 Jun 2015 Camp FCC 2015 at Camp Ockanickon, Medford, NJ
05 Jun 2015 Forever Families Weekend for Jewish Families Touched by Adoption
04 Jun 2015 MOCA: Asians Never Fail: Connecting History, Identity, & the Model Minority
30 May 2015 18th Annual Asian American Heritage Festival in Valhalla, NY
24 May 2015 FCC to Ever After: The Enchanting Love Story at Paper Mill Playhouse
20 May 2015 FCC: ADOPTION PARENTING and MENTAL HEALTH PREPAREDNESS: Talking with Your Teen about Depression, Suicidal Thoughts, Anxiety, Eating Disorders, and Other Challenges
18 May 2015 Also-known-as Adoptee Talk: Amanda Baden Hosts Conversation on Race & Identity
17 May 2015 ALL TOGETHER NOW (ATN) Spring 2015
16 May 2015 FCC at Asian-American Festival in Port Washington, NY
13 May 2015 PACT WEBINAR: Transracial Adoption: Breaking the Racial Sound Barrier
08 May 2015 FCCNY Girls Connect in Manhattan
07 May 2015 China: Through the Looking Glass at Metropolitan Museum of Art
07 May 2015 ALP Live Webinar-Identity in Adoption: Mirrors and Windows
03 May 2015 36th Asian American & Pacific Islander Heritage Festival in NYC Chinatown
25 Apr 2015 Sakura Matsuri at Brooklyn Botanic Garden
24 Apr 2015 MOCAFILMS: Sneak Preview of Chinese Couplets
18 Apr 2015 APC 4th Annual Adoption Mini-Conference 4/18 in Scarsdale, NY
18 Apr 2015 Yale CASPY in New Haven, CT
17 Apr 2015 FCCNY Girls Connect in Manhattan
12 Apr 2015 ALL TOGETHER NOW (ATN) Spring 2015
12 Apr 2015 MOCACITIZEN:Uncovering My Family Story with Amy Chin
11 Apr 2015 MOCAFAMILY: Qing Ming Family Festival!
08 Apr 2015 PACT WEBINAR: What Adopted Children Ages Ten to Twelve years old (and their Parents) Need to Know
28 Mar 2015 Spring CASPY at Columbia University
27 Mar 2015 Lecture: Modern Societal Impacts of the Model Minority Stereotype
22 Mar 2015 FCC/OCA Tour w Amy Chin: Chinese American: Exclusion/Inclusion NYC
21 Mar 2015 A Little Day About Adoption in NYC w Pavao & Lowinger
20 Mar 2015 FCCNY Girls Connect in Manhattan
15 Mar 2015 ALL TOGETHER NOW (ATN) Spring 2015
14 Mar 2015 FCC Celebrate the Year of the Sheep in Pompton Plains, NJ
13 Mar 2015 ASIA WEEK NEW YORK A Celebration of Asian Art
10 Mar 2015 FRESH OFF THE BOAT Screening and Talkback
08 Mar 2015 FCC Lunar New Year Party in Armonk, NY
08 Mar 2015 Laurel Project Lunar New Year Show at PS1 in Chinatown NYC
07 Mar 2015 Flushing Town Hall LNY Family Workshops: Asian Fan Dance
05 Mar 2015 FCC 30% discount: The Legend of Mulan at Lincoln Center NYC
01 Mar 2015 Flushing Town Hall LNY Family Workshops: Calligraphy in Queens NY
01 Mar 2015 LNY Celebration of Chinese Traditional Arts in White Plains, NY
28 Feb 2015 New Beginnings: Lunar New Year Festival at Metropolitan Museum of Art
28 Feb 2015 NYCCC at Metropolitan Museum of Art
27 Feb 2015 FCCNY Girls Connect in Manhattan
24 Feb 2015 Nai-Ni Chen Dance Company at Josie Robinson Plaza at Lincoln Center in NYC
24 Feb 2015 NYU screening discussion: FRESH OFF THE BOAT
22 Feb 2015 FCC Marches in Manhattan 16th Annual Chinatown LNY Parade
22 Feb 2015 Spence-Chapin Chinese New Year Family Celebration in NYC
22 Feb 2015 AMAZING MANDARIN Lunar New Year Celebration in Albertson, NY
22 Feb 2015 Losar Family Day: Himalayan New Year Fest at Rubin Museum of Art
22 Feb 2015 China Institute Chinese New Year Family Celebration in NYC
22 Feb 2015 MOCA Walking Tour: Preparing for the New Year in Chinatown
21 Feb 2015 BCA China Care Dumplings Playgroup in Hackensack, NJ
21 Feb 2015 MOCA Walking Tour: Preparing for the New Year in Chinatown
21 Feb 2015 NYCCC at Bronx Museum
21 Feb 2015 FCC marching in Flushing LNY Parade in Queens, NY
20 Feb 2015 NYCCC at Brooklyn Museum
19 Feb 2015 NEW YEAR FIRECRACKER CEREMONY & CULTURAL FESTIVAL
16 Feb 2015 NYCCC at New-York Historical Society Museum & Library
15 Feb 2015 Join OCA/FCC to Celebrate the new LNY stamp in West Nyack, NY
15 Feb 2015 The Confucius Institute Chinese New Year Celebration in Stonybrook, NY
15 Feb 2015 FCC Celebrate the Year of the Sheep in Warwick, NY
15 Feb 2015 MOCA Walking Tour: Preparing for the New Year in Chinatown
15 Feb 2015 NYCCC at Queens Museum of Arts
14 Feb 2015 Lunar New Year Bazaar at Flushing Town Hall
14 Feb 2015 MOCA Walking Tour: Preparing for the New Year in Chinatown
11 Feb 2015 Pact WEBINAR: What Adopted Children Ages Two to Five years old (and their Parents) Need to Know At Different Ages and Stages
11 Feb 2015 Concert: Celebrate Lunar New Year & Valentine's Day Northport, NY
08 Feb 2015 ALL TOGETHER NOW (ATN) Spring 2015
08 Feb 2015 NYCCC at the Children's Museum of the Arts in NYC
08 Feb 2015 NYCCC Martial Arts Workshop at NY Historical Society
08 Feb 2015 MOCA Walking Tour: Preparing for the New Year in Chinatown
07 Feb 2015 China Institute Summer Study in China Open House in NYC
07 Feb 2015 WACA Chinese New Year Celebration in White Plains, NY
07 Feb 2015 FCC Lunar New Year Banquet in Lake Ronkonkoma, NY
07 Feb 2015 A Little Day About Adoption in NYC w Pavao & Lowinger
07 Feb 2015 MOCA Walking Tour: Preparing for the New Year in Chinatown
03 Feb 2015 Year of the Sheep T Shirt Sale - Art to Wear To Support Orphanage Assistance
03 Feb 2015 The World of Extreme Happiness 2/3-3/29 at NY City Center
31 Jan 2015 Korea Society Family Day: Korean New Year in NYC
28 Jan 2015 MODERN FAMILY CENTER AT SPENCE-CHAPIN: Search and Reunion: Where to Begin
26 Jan 2015 Also-known-as Adoptee Talk for 18yrs+ in NYC
25 Jan 2015 Nai-Ni Chen Dance Co LNY Fest at Brooklyn Center for the Performing Arts
25 Jan 2015 JAPAN SOCIETY New Year’s Celebration: Oshogatsu in NYC
18 Jan 2015 Birth Mother search
12 Dec 2014 FCC Girls Connect Program
01 Oct 2014 FCC GUANYIN PROJECT VI 2014-2015
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