“RISING TIME” AN EXHIBITION AND TALK AT THE MATTHEWIS PERSEN HOUSE SEPTEMBER 2-23

Written by Mike Rice on Aug 20th, 2017 in News and Events | Comments Off on “RISING TIME” AN EXHIBITION AND TALK AT THE MATTHEWIS PERSEN HOUSE SEPTEMBER 2-23

August 21, 2017 “RISING TIME” AN EXHIBITION AND TALK BY THE REHER CENTER FOR IMMIGRANT CULTURE AND HISTORY AT THE MATTHEWIS PERSEN HOUSE Address:74 John St, Kingston, NY 12401 Exhibit Hours:Saturdays September 2, 9, and 16 from 10am–2pm or by Appointment Curator’s Talk:September 9th, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m EXHIBITION DESCRIPTION September 2, the Reher Center for Immigrant Culture and […]

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FIFTH ANNUAL KINGSTON MULTICULTURAL FESTIVAL MOVES INDOORS-Sunday, June 4th, 1 to 5 pm, Andy Murphy Midtown Neighborhood Center

Written by Mike Rice on May 19th, 2017 in News and Events | No Comments

Due to the strong possibility of rain for the afternoon, the fifth annual Kingston Multicultural Festival is moving indoors to the Andy Murphy Midtown Neighborhood Center, 467 Broadway, Kingston, NY.    Join the party, June 4, from 1 to 5 p.m, for an afternoon featuring live ethnic music and dance, multicultural handicrafts, children’s activities,  food and drinks. The free event, […]

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BUS TRIP TO ELLIS ISLAND -MAY 2OTH

Written by Mike Rice on May 1st, 2017 in News and Events | No Comments

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IMMIGRANT GIFTS TO AMERICA

Written by Mike Rice on May 1st, 2017 in News and Events | No Comments

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MY ITALIAN HEROES

Written by Mike Rice on Mar 12th, 2017 in News and Events | No Comments

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SUNDAY LIST PROJECT

Written by Mike Rice on Mar 12th, 2017 in News and Events | No Comments

Did you ever shop at the Reher Bakery or have their breads and rolls delivered to your home?  Do you remember how the Reher’s welcomed customers when they came in the door, or what kind of vehicle the brothers drove to make home deliveries?  Can you recall the smells that greeted when you first stepped through the door, or the […]

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REHER CENTER’S 4TH ANNUAL KINGSTON MULTICULTURAL CENTER TAKES IT INDOORS

Written by Mike Rice on Jun 13th, 2016 in News and Events | No Comments

4TH ANNUAL KINGSTON MULTICULTURAL FESTIVAL DEFIES THE RAIN- Sunday, June 5th. Despite the rain, despite the gloom, a bright and festive atmosphere filled the Andy Murphy Midtown Neighborhood Center when the 4th annual Kingston Multicultural Festival moved the party indoors.  The last minute change of venue from the usual T.R. Gallo Park due to a weather forecast that refused to […]

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KINGSTON MULTICULTURAL FESTIVAL- EVENT DETAILS

Written by Mike Rice on May 29th, 2016 in News and Events | No Comments

  4th annual Kingston Multicultural Festival June 5 Free celebration of community at Andy Murphy Midtown Neighborhood Center to feature music, dance, ethnic food and children’s fun. KINGSTON — The fourth annual Kingston Multicultural Festival, at Andy Murphy Midtown Neighborhood from 1 to 5 p.m., June 5, will feature live ethnic music and dance, multicultural handicrafts, children’s activities, food and […]

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LA VOZ MAGAZINE FEATURES REHER CENTER PROGRAMS IN MAY ISSUE

Written by Mike Rice on May 3rd, 2016 in News and Events | No Comments

La Voz, Bard’s Spanish-language publication covering Hispanic culture and news in the Hudson Valley, featured the Reher Center and two of its upcoming  programs– Immigrant Gifts to America and the Kingston Multicultural Festival–in its May 2016 issue.  You can link to the article in English or in Spanish.  La Voz has been a strong supporter of the Kingston Multicultural Festival […]

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SAVE THE DATE: KINGSTON MULTICULTURAL FESTIVAL- June 5, 1 TO 5 p.m., T.R. Gallo Park

Written by Mike Rice on Apr 25th, 2016 in News and Events | No Comments

The Reher Center’s  annual multicultural festival may have changed its name– from the Kingston Community Block Party to the Kingston Multicultural Festival–but the nature of this family friendly event remains the same, and the date is just around the corner. Join us the first Sunday in June, June 5th, from 1 to 5 p.m., in T.R. Gallo Park, Kingston’s waterfront park, […]

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