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October 4 - Vanderheyden Hall - Community Festival

All funds raised will help provide recreational activities for youth, individuals, and families served by the organization.

  1. 10/4/2014
    11 a.m. - 2 p.m.
    Vanderheyden Hall
    614 Cooper Hill Road, Route 255
    Wynantskill, NY 12198
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October 5 - Miles of Hope Breast Cancer Foundation - Community Walk for Breast Cancer

This event, which is Miles of Hope’s flagship fundraiser, helps to support vital services and outreach for people affected by breast cancer within the Hudson Valley.

  1. 10/5/2014
    9 a.m. Registration 10 a.m. Walk
    James Baird State Park
    14 Maintenance Lane
    Pleasant Valley, NY 12569
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October 6 -Capital Region Theological Center - Fall Celebration

Enjoy food, fellowship, a silent auction, and a short program that includes a presentation by keynote speaker Bishop Edward Scharfenberger.

  1. 10/6/2014
    6 - 9 p.m.
    Glen Sanders Mansion
    1 Glen Avenue
    Scotia, NY 12302
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October 10 - Albany Fund for Education - Hall of Fame Dinner

This event recognizes accomplished graduates, exceptional district staff, and community members whose efforts support Albany public schools. Honorees are nominated by the public and selected by a committee of district staff and community members.

  1. 10/10/2014
    6 p.m.
    Italian American Community Center
    257 Washington Avenue Extension
    Albany, NY 12205
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October 10 - St. Jude's Children's Research Hospital - Flash Mob 5K

Participants will be notified after MIDNIGHT, the night before prior to the race when and where to go for you pre-race materials pick-up, the location of the start, and the route. See website for more details.All new membership proceeds from Active.com are donated to St Jude Children's Research Hospital.

  1. 10/10/2014
    Washington Park
    Madison Avenue
    Albany, NY 12210
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October 16 - Community Hospice - Touched by an Angel

This cocktail party, which features scrumptious food and great networking opportunities, helps support important programs and services benefiting Hospice patients and their families.

  1. 10/16/2014
    6 - 8:30 p.m.
    Dance Museum
    99 South Broadway
    Saratoga Springs, NY 12866
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October 16 - Big Brothers Big Sisters - Fall into Spirits

Celebrating the organization's 50th anniversary of serving children in our community, the event will feature live and silent auctions, a photo booth, key raffle, and cigar rolling, along with live music and entertainment. Funds raised will benefit local youth mentoring programs.

  1. 10/16/2014
    6 - 8:30 p.m.
    Pat's Barn
    110 Defreest Drive
    Troy, NY 12144
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October 16 - Siena College - Festa Vino

Taste the world's best wines and sample the Capital Region's finest foods. Net proceeds to benefit Siena Saints Alive! Athletic Fund and special programs at the College.

  1. 10/16/2014
    5:30 - 9 p.m.
    Siena College Marcelle Athletic Complex
    515 Loudon Road
    Loudonville, NY 12211
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October 16 - Commission on Economic Opportunity

The funds raised from this event support the services and programs CEO offers to residents in Rensselaer County who have faced economic hardships and need a helping hand. This year, all proceeds raised will benefit CEO’s Fifth Avenue Project.

  1. 10/16/2014
    5:30 - 9 p.m.
    Hilton Garden Inn
    235 Hoosick Street
    Troy, NY 12180
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October 17 - Albany-Colonie Regional Chamber of Commerce - Bold in Business

Join the Regional Chamber in welcoming New York Times journalist Pamela Ryckman, author of Stiletto Network. Discover how female traits are an advantage in the "new economy".

  1. 10/17/2014
    8 - 10 a.m.
    Hilton Garden Inn
    235 Hoosick Street
    Troy, NY 12180
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October 17 - To Life! - Pink Ball

Help celebrate and support the efforts of Saratoga Hospital and all those who work so diligently to help breast cancer patients in our area.

  1. 10/17/2014
    6:30 p.m.
    Hall of Springs
    108 Avenue of the Pines
    Saratoga Springs, NY 12866
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October 18 - Albany Damien Center - Stylin' FUN-raiser

Hosted by NYC actress and singer Sandra Bargman, this fashion-forward fundraising event will directly support and sustain the vital programs of the Albany Damien Center and help the organization grow to meet the increasing demand for services.

  1. 10/18/2014
    7:30 p.m.
    Taste - Penthouse
    45 Beaver Street
    Albany, NY 12207
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October 20 - Maternity & Early Childhood Foundation - Make Every Moment Count Fall Luncheon

The event will honor former City of Albany Mayor Gerald Jennings for his lifelong interest in ensuring that every child has the opportunity for a healthy and nurturing start so that they are able to reach their full potential.

  1. 10/20/2014
    11:30 a.m.
    Century House
    997 New Loudon Road
    Latham, NY 12110
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October 21 - Schenectady County Chamber - Business Awards Dinner

This event recognizes area businesses and business leaders for their acumen, innovation, and dedication, all of which contribute to our community's well being.

  1. 10/21/2014
    5:30 - 8 p.m.
    Glen Sanders Mansion
    1 Glen Avenue
    Scotia, NY 12302
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October 23 - Center for Economic Growth - Annual Member Meeting

This premiere networking event is a celebration of the year’s successes and a tribute to the organization’s committed and diverse membership.

  1. 10/23/2014
    5 - 8 p.m.
    GlobalFoundries
    400 Stone Break Extension
    Malta, NY 12020
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October 23 - Upper Hudson Planned Parenthood - 80 Years of Choice Gala

Join in celebrating UHPP’s 80th anniversary. The event helps ensure that women, men, and teens continue to receive the critical information and care they need.

  1. 10/23/2014
    6 - 9 p.m.
    Sixty State Place
    60 State Street
    Albany, NY 12077
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October 23 - Ulster County Chamber of Commerce - Business Recognition Awards

Join the Ulster County Regional Chamber of Commerce and the Ulster County Economic Development Alliance as they recognize key area business leaders.

  1. 10/23/2014
    5:30 p.m.
    Wiltwyck Golf Club
    404 Steward Lane
    Kingston, NY 12401
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October 24 - Pride Center of the Capital Region - Gala

Come celebrate the important contributions of this year’s awardees who work hard to empower the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer/questioning (LGBTQ) community. Proceeds benefit the Pride Center of the Capital Region.

  1. 10/24/2014
    6:30 - 9:30 p.m.
    Hilton Albany
    40 Lodge Street
    Albany, NY 12207
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October 25 - Albany Police and Fire Foundation - 5K Walk/Run for Domestic Violence Awareness

Come out and support the Albany Police Department's efforts, in partnership with other domestic violence agencies, to raise awareness about the profound effects of violence and abuse toward men, women, and children.

  1. 10/25/2014
    11 a.m.
    Jennings Landing
    1 Quay Street
    Albany, NY 12207
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October 25 - Anderson Center for Autism - rUndead 5K

Special Olympics NY is proud and honored to be partnering again with Anderson Center for Autism on this event, proceeds from which benefit both organizations.

  1. 10/25/2014
    10:30 a.m.
    Anderson Center for Autism
    4885 Route 9
    Staatsburg, NY 12580
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October 25 - Whitney M. Young Health Foundation - Heroes for Health

Heroes for Health is a 2-mile, superhero-themed obstacle run that raises funds and awareness of the programs and services provided at Whitney Young Health.

  1. 10/25/2014
    9 a.m.
    Propect Park
    65 Prospect Park Road
    Troy, NY 12180
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October 28 - Rensselaer County Chamber of Commerce - Networking Plus Luncheon

The Chamber's Networking Series offers exciting, fast-paced programs that allow you to get connected, develop leads, and build relationships with a variety of business professionals from across the Tech Valley region.

  1. 10/28/2014
    11:30 a.m.
    Franklin Terrace
    126 Campbell Avenue
    Troy, NY 12180
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October 28 - Vanderheyden Hall - Vanderheyden Oktoberfest

Come support Vanderheyden Hall's mission while enjoying eight of Brown's signature beers, along with music and Octoberfest-themed foods. The brewmaster will provide tours of the brewery, and attendees can also bid on exciting auction items.

  1. 10/28/2014
    6 - 8 p.m.
    Brown's Brewing Company
    417 River Street
    Troy, NY 12180
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Free Classes at the Healthy Living Center

Visit the Healthy Living Center at the Hannaford in Albany to learn how you can take the first steps toward a healthier lifestyle.

The Healthy Living Center offers a variety of classes, programs, and workshops led by certified instructors, registered dietitians, and pharmacists from the YMCA, CDPHP, and Hannaford. Topics cover a wide range of areas, including fitness, nutrition, senior health, medication safety, disease management, and more. Membership is not required.

  1. 1/1/2014 - 12/31/2014
    Monday-Friday: 10 a.m. - 2 p.m., and 3-7 p.m.
    Saturday: 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
    Sunday: closed

    Healthy Living Center
    900 Central Avenue
    Albany, NY 12206
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