Events

With the 10th anniversary of ‘r kids Family Center, it was time to celebrate. Supported by the entire neighborhood, ‘r kids lobbied city government to close lower Dixwell Avenue for the first time in 20 years.

Upcoming Events

November 16, 2016

Ragtime The Musical

A special performance to benefit ‘r  kids Family Center

Join ‘r kids Family Center for this special benefit performance Ragtime – The Musical.  Square Foot Theatre is an intimate BYO cabaret experience.  Doors open at 6:30pm.  Bring food and drink and relax before the show.

Date: Wednesday, November 16, 2016
Time: 7:30 PM Tickets: $40
Doors open at 6:30
The Square Foot Theatre
950 Yale Avenue
Wallingford, CT 06492

For information, contact ‘r kids Family Center at 203.865.5437 or email rkids@rkidsct.org

For tickets: http://www.eventbrite.com/e/ragtime-the-musical-a-special-performance-to-benefit-r-kids-family-center-tickets-27852856644

 

Past Events

August 21 – August 29 2015 – CT Open 50/50 Project

You can catch all the excitement of the 2015 Connecticut Open and help raise money for ‘r kids Family Center by purchasing tickets for the CT Open through ‘r kids Family Center.

By purchasing your tickets for the CT Open through ‘r kids, 50% of your total net purchase will go back to ‘r kids.

It’s that easy!

You can purchase tickets online at www.ctopen.org, please use code CO15RKFC or by phone at 203-776-7331.

When ordering please remember to use code CO15RKFC.

 November 13, 2014 – Adult Adoptees and Adult Parents

November is national Adoption month.  ‘r kids Family Center hosted an evening of story telling, great music, food and much more at the Lyric Hall in New Haven, CT.

 

September 19, 2014 – Rite Aid $10,000 Check Presentation

‘r kids Family Center was selected to participate in Rite Aid’s KidCents Program and to receive a $10,000 unrestricted donation.

 ‘r kids Family Center was selected to participate in Rite-Aid’s KidsCents Program and to receive a $10,000 unrestricted donation.

Left to right: Bobby Singh, Rite Aid, Dr. Robert Windom, Chairperson, ‘r kids Board, Melissa Whitson, ‘r kids Board Member, Cindy Fernandes, Office Manager, ‘r kids, Courtney Robinson, MSW at ‘r kids, Randi Rubin Rodriguez, Executive Director, ‘r kids, Mike Barrett, Rite Aid, Unknown.

 

September 10, 2014 – CHEFA Grant Award Ceremony

CHEFA presented a grant to ‘r kids Family in the amount of $10,000.

 CHEFA presented a grant to ‘r kids Family in the amount of $10,000.

Left to right:  Sal Decola, ‘r kids Board member, Randi Rubin Rodriguez, Executive Director, ‘r kids, Unknown, Enna Garcia, Program Director, ‘r kids and Cindy Fernandes, Office Manager, ‘r kids.

 

July 14, 2014 – Meet Author John Warley

‘r kids Family Center hosted an evening with author John Warley at the Mitchell Branch Library.  He discussed his new novel, “A Southern Girl”, a story inspired by his experience as an adoptive father about the life-changing power of transracial adoption.

‘r kids Family Center hosted an evening with author John Warley at the Mitchell Branch Library. He discussed his new novel, “A Southern Girl”, a story inspired by his experience as an adoptive father about the life-changing power of transracial adoption.‘r kids Family Center hosted an evening with author John Warley at the Mitchell Branch Library. He discussed his new novel, “A Southern Girl”, a story inspired by his experience as an adoptive father about the life-changing power of transracial adoption.

 

May 14, 2014 – Alex and Ani – Charity for Design

‘r kids Family Center hosted Alex and Ani in a “Charmed for Charity” event in which 15% of the sales was donated to ‘r kids Family Center.

‘r kids Family Center hosted Alex and Ani in a “Charmed for Charity” event in which 15% of the sales was donated to ‘r kids Family Center.