Community Wellness

Current & Upcoming

Mental Health & Wellness 101 – Online

Aug 20, 2020 12:00PM—Aug 20, 2020 1:00PM

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Take part in the Mental Health Association in New York State Inc. (MHANYS) Capital Region Project AWARE.  This project provides free training to individuals who work with or support community members in Albany, Rensselaer, Saratoga, or Schenectady County. Over the next three years, MHANYS will train individuals across Albany, Rensselaer, Saratoga, and Schenectady Counties. Participants will improve their mental…

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Coping Creatively: SCH

Sep 21, 2020 10:00AM—Sep 21, 2020 12:00PM

137 State Street, Schenectady, NY

This group is for adults interested in using art and creativity as coping tools for dealing with depression, anxiety, or other mental health issues. The goals of the group are: Play. A necessity for health and happiness. Process. Get lost in the act of art-making, find yourself as you engage with your creativity. Practice. Art techniques for…

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Coping Creatively: SCH

Oct 05, 2020 10:00AM—Oct 05, 2020 12:00PM

137 State Street, Schenectady, NY

This group is for adults interested in using art and creativity as coping tools for dealing with depression, anxiety, or other mental health issues. The goals of the group are: Play. A necessity for health and happiness. Process. Get lost in the act of art-making, find yourself as you engage with your creativity. Practice. Art techniques for…

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Coping Creatively: SCH

Oct 19, 2020 10:00AM—Oct 19, 2020 12:00PM

137 State Street, Schenectady, NY

This group is for adults interested in using art and creativity as coping tools for dealing with depression, anxiety, or other mental health issues. The goals of the group are: Play. A necessity for health and happiness. Process. Get lost in the act of art-making, find yourself as you engage with your creativity. Practice. Art techniques for…

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Erasing Spaces and Faces: The Legacy of Urban Renewal in Saratoga Springs

Oct 17, 2021 2:00PM—4:00PM

The Frederick Allen Elks Lodge 69 Beekman Street Saratoga Springs, NY 12866

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Join us at The Frederick Allen Elks Lodge, one of the last standing Black establishments in Saratoga, for a series of open mic events where we invite members (current or past) of Saratoga Springs neighborhoods affected by urban renewal to share their stories, poems, songs and artwork of displacement and gentrification. The first hour of this program will…

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Lets Grow Better Together: SCH

Oct 20, 2021 4:00PM—5:00PM

Schenectady Urban Farms Fehr Avenue Schenectady, NY 12305

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Let’s Grow Better Together is a youth support group combining visual art with the art of tending the land. THIS GROUP MEETS AT SCHENECTADY URBAN FARMS ON FEHR AVENUE. Open to all LGBTQIA+ folks in grades 7-12. For more information, email luca.createstudios@gmail.com Wednesdays, 4-5pm Pre Registration Recommended Grades 7-12 ***Attendees (and parents) must wear masks for…

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Coping Creatively: SS

Oct 22, 2021 7:00PM—9:00PM

70 Beekman Street, Saratoga Springs, NY, 12866

This group is for adults interested in using art and creativity as coping tools for dealing with depression, anxiety, or other mental health issues. The goals of the group are: Play. A necessity for health and happiness. Process. Get lost in the act of art-making, find yourself as you engage with your creativity. Practice. Art techniques for…

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American Politics & Community Today: SS

Oct 25, 2021 5:00PM—6:00PM

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What does it mean to be an American in the 21st Century? What does a model American do, and what responsibilities do Americans have to their communities and each other? This workshop series will explore these questions and more through the lens of Ralph Ellison’s writing, group discussion and community art-making. Attend any of the…

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Lets Grow Better Together: SCH

Oct 27, 2021 4:00PM—5:00PM

Schenectady Urban Farms Fehr Avenue Schenectady, NY 12305

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Let’s Grow Better Together is a youth support group combining visual art with the art of tending the land. THIS GROUP MEETS AT SCHENECTADY URBAN FARMS ON FEHR AVENUE. Open to all LGBTQIA+ folks in grades 7-12. For more information, email luca.createstudios@gmail.com Wednesdays, 4-5pm Pre Registration Recommended Grades 7-12 ***Attendees (and parents) must wear masks for…

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Coping Creatively: SS

Nov 05, 2021 7:00PM—9:00PM

70 Beekman Street, Saratoga Springs, NY, 12866

This group is for adults interested in using art and creativity as coping tools for dealing with depression, anxiety, or other mental health issues. The goals of the group are: Play. A necessity for health and happiness. Process. Get lost in the act of art-making, find yourself as you engage with your creativity. Practice. Art techniques for…

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Past | Archive

Lets Grow Better Together: SCH

Oct 13, 2021 4:00PM—5:00PM

Schenectady Urban Farms Fehr Avenue Schenectady, NY 12305

Coping Creatively: SCH

Oct 11, 2021 10:00AM—12:00PM

Coping Creatively: SCH

Oct 08, 2021 7:00PM—9:00PM

70 Beekman Street, Saratoga Springs, NY, 12866

Lets Grow Better Together: SCH

Oct 06, 2021 4:00PM—5:00PM

Schenectady Urban Farms Fehr Avenue Schenectady, NY 12305

Lets Grow Better Together: SCH

Sep 29, 2021 4:00PM—5:00PM

Schenectady Urban Farms Fehr Avenue Schenectady, NY 12305