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2020 Celebration of Stars Awards

2020 Celebration of Stars Each year The Arc of Dutchess celebrates the stars among us by recognizing the change-makers in our community who continuously work to ensure an inclusive environment for everyone who lives and works in Dutchess County. This year, Celebration of Stars is going DIGITAL! Be sure to tune into Facebook and Instagram … Continue reading Mics by Michael

Rec and Teen Club at the Night to Shine Prom

Rec and Teen Club at the Night to Shine Prom On Friday February 7th, The Rec and Teen Club once again participated in the Night To Shine Prom at Mill Creek Caterers in Hopewell Junction sponsored by the Tim Tebow Foundation. It was hosted by Odyssey Church. They got to ride in a limousine, got … Continue reading Rec and Teen Club at the Night to Shine Prom

Great News!

We are merging with the Arc of Sullivan-Orange We are thrilled that as of Saturday, January 25, 2020, The Arc New York (our parent organization) authorized The Arc of Dutchess to pursue unifying with The Arc of Sullivan-Orange. in the months ahead, we will begin the long process of formally merging to create a strong, … Continue reading Great News!

Arlington wrestling team hosts ‘Autism Awareness Match

Arlington wrestling team hosts ‘Autism Awareness Match On Tuesday January 28th, The Arlington High School Wrestling team hosted An Autism Awareness Match to Raise Money for Autism Speaks, as they hosted their rival John Jay East Fishkill. The event was made by Arlington High School wrestling coach Dave Grafmuller who works as a pediatric physical … Continue reading Arlington wrestling team hosts ‘Autism Awareness Match

The Arc of Dutchess appoints new member to the Board of Directors announces 2020 Foundation Board Officers

The Arc of Dutchess appoints new member to the Board of Directors announces 2020 Foundation Board Officers The Arc of Dutchess is happy to announce the addition of Amanda Friedemann to the agency’s Board of Directors, along with the 2020 slate of officers of The Arc of Dutchess Foundation. James Mckenna Assistant Vice President of … Continue reading The Arc of Dutchess appoints new member to the Board of Directors announces 2020 Foundation Board Officers

Rec And Teen Club at the Arlington Ketcham Basketball Game

Rec And Teen Club at the Arlington Ketcham Basketball Game On Wednesday, January 29 the Rec And Teen club travel to Arlington high school for a special pink out basketball game in a fundraiser for the Miles of Hope organization, as Arlington hosted the Roy C Ketcham Indians. They arrived at the end of the … Continue reading Rec And Teen Club at the Arlington Ketcham Basketball Game

Rec and Teen Club at the Harness Racing Museum

Rec and Teen Club at the Harness Racing Museum On Sunday January 12th, The Rec & Teen Club traveled to the Harness Racing Museum and Hall of fame in Goshen New York to learn the history of Harness Racing. They learned about history in the Del Miller timeline exhibit. They even checked out special attractions. … Continue reading Rec and Teen Club at the Harness Racing Museum

ARC Of Dutchess at 2019 Holiday Formal

ARC Of Dutchess at 2019 Holiday Formal Last night everyone from the Arc Of Dutchess celebrated the holiday formal with other agencies at the new venue for this year the Grandview in Poughkeepsie.  They danced through the night and they take pictures at the Photo Booth and they had a great time!!  

Rec and Teen Club at the 2019 Physical Fitness Competition

Rec and Teen Club at the 2019 Physical Fitness Competition On Saturday December 7th, The Rec and Teen Club competed in the 2019 Special Olympics Physical Fitness at the Yonkers Montessori Academy. They did 10 things to exercise, like sit ups, circle run, jump rope, and line jumping. They did great! Congratulations Rec and Teen … Continue reading Rec and Teen Club at the 2019 Physical Fitness Competition

A Rec and Teen Club Thanksgiving

A Rec and Teen Club Thanksgiving On Saturday November 23rd, The Rec & Teen Club had a wonderful potluck to celebrate Thanksgiving. They had dinner and dessert and they said the things they were thankful. They had a wonderful time. They were thankful for their staff and the events they had during the year.

Rec and Teen at the 2019 Special Olympics Bowling Competition

Rec and Teen at the 2019 Special Olympics Bowling Competition On Saturday November 16th, the Rec and Teen Club participated in the Special Olympics Bowling Competition at Pat Tarsio Lanes in Newburgh New York. They bowled getting strikes, spares, splits and gutters. They all did a great job! Congratulations Green Vipers of the Rec and … Continue reading Rec and Teen at the 2019 Special Olympics Bowling Competition

Rec and teen club at New York Museum of history

Rec and teen club at New York Museum of history On Saturday November 2nd the Rec and teen club travels to New York city And went to the natural history museum. They look at exhibits, of animals from North America Asia and Africa. and people from all over the world and even skeletons of dinosaurs. … Continue reading Rec and teen club at New York Museum of history