Past Adoption Events & Culture Camps
The following list of events have already occurred. However, many of them are annual, bi-annual, or quarterly, so please follow the links to their respective websites to see when they will next be held.
If you have an event you would like us to list here, please send it to email@example.com.
|02/27/10||St. Paul, MN||AdopSource presents Adopted the Movie screening & discussion with Nancy Kim Parsons||United States|
Admission: $20; $15 for AdopSource members.
Address: Hoa Bien Vietnamese Restaurant 1105 University Avenue West.
Venue phone: 651.647.1011.
Come see a viewing of ADOPTED and the new educational segment “Infertility: A Complicated Loss” with co-producer Nancy Kim Parsons. The film will be followed by a panel discussion with Ms. Parsons, Peggy Studaker, social worker and adoptive parent, and Cheri Register, the author of “Beyond Good Intentions”.
Cost is $20 per person which includes dinner and a free 2009 MNTRFF shirt (while supplies last). Paid AdopSource members will receive a $5 discount.
2:00pm – Registration
2:30pm – ADOPTED screening, followed by panel discussion
4:45pm – Infertility: A Complicated Loss, followed by Q&A
6:00pm – Dinner (including vegetarian options)
*RSVP by February 19 by emailing: firstname.lastname@example.org
|11/14/09||Minneapolis||Minnesota Transracial Film Festival||United States|
Address: Oak Street Cinema.
On Sat Nov 14, ADOPTED kicks off a full day of films and readings that showcase transracial and transcultural voices from the adoption community at the first Minnesota Transracial Film Festival.
|11/12/09||Portland, OR||Adoption Mosaic presents ADOPTED||United States|
Address: Doernbecher Childrens Hospital.
In honor of Adoption Awareness Month, Adoption Mosaic is hosting a light dinner and a special screening of ADOPTED, followed by a discussion with Dr. Ally Burr-Harris, child psychologist, and Astrid Dabbeni, executive director of Adoption Mosaic. *CEUâ€™s and CLEâ€™s are available pending approval.
- When: November 12th | 5:30-9:00 pm (dinner served at 5:30pm, film begins at 6pm)
- For advanced registration, buy tickets online, and more info about this event go to: www.adoptionmosaic.org
|10/24/09||Ossining, NY||FCCNY-Westchester Presents ADOPTED at The Ossining Public Library||United States|
|Time: 1:30pm. Admission: $10. Address: 53 Croton Avenue. Venue phone: (914) 941-2416 . Families with Children from China of Greater New York – Westchester Chapter presents a screening of ADOPTED at the Theater in the Ossining Public Library. The screening will be followed by Q & A with filmmakers Nancy Kim Parsons and Barb Lee, facilitated by Dr. Amanda Baden. A short viewing of the companion film We Can Do Better will also be shown. DVDs will be for sale after the film. Registration opens at 1:15pm, Film starts promptly at 1:30PM. Register online at: http://www.fccny.org . For more info contact: email@example.com|
|05/09/09||Seattle, WA||Wing Luke Asian Museum: 719 South King Street||United States|
|Time: 1:00pm. Admission: $15.00. Join Asian Adult Adoptees of Washington and the Wing Luke Asian Museum of the documentary â€œAdopted,â€ followed by a Q&A with the filmâ€™s Co-Producer, Nancy Kim Parsons. Clips from the filmâ€™s accompanying educational DVD will also be shown. Film screening: 1:00 – 2:30 p.m. Q&A and clips from teaching guide: 2:45 – 4:00 p.m. For more information, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.|
|04/23/09 - 04/25/09||Cleveland, OH||American Adoption Congress 30th Annual Conference||United States|
|03/21/09||Maplewood, NJ||CHILDREN’S PLAYSHOPS: THE JANE BROWN EVENTS FOR ADOPTIVE FAMILIES||United States|
|Address: South Mountain YMCA 13 Jefferson Avenue. Children’s Playshops are appropriate for adopted children 5 years of age and older, and for new as well as previous participants. The Playshop sessions are comprised of multi-sensory activities. Participants engage in creative movement, plays, drawing, writing, talking, and tug-o-wars. To register, go to www.fccny.org For more information, contact Alan Levine at email@example.com FCCNY as an organization offers the Jane Brown Adoption Playshops at the request of our members as one of many offerings, has no financial interest in Jane Brown Adoption Playshops, and does not take a position with respect to or bear any responsibility for their scope, content or impact.|
|03/21/09||Maplewood, NJ||PRE-TEEN AND TEEN ADOPTIONSHOP: JANE BROWN EVENTS FOR ADOPTIVE FAMILIES||United States|
|Address: South Mountain YMCA: 13 Jefferson Avenue. PRE-TEEN AND TEEN ADOPTIONSHOP Children 10 yrs and above should sign up for the Pre-Teen/Teen AdoptionShop…limited to 25 participants. To register, go to www.fccny.org For more information, contact Alan Levine at firstname.lastname@example.org FCCNY as an organization offers the Jane Brown Adoption Playshops at the request of our members as one of many offerings, has no financial interest in Jane Brown Adoption Playshops, and does not take a position with respect to or bear any responsibility for their scope, content or impact.|
|03/20/09||Maplewood, NJ||PARENT WORKSHOP: JANE BROWN EVENTS FOR ADOPTIVE FAMILIES||United States|
|To register, go to www.fccny.org For more information, contact Alan Levine at email@example.com FCCNY as an organization offers the Jane Brown Adoption Playshops at the request of our members as one of many offerings, has no financial interest in Jane Brown Adoption Playshops, and does not take a position with respect to or bear any responsibility for their scope, content or impact.|
|02/23/09 - 02/25/09||Cambridge, MA||CFFC 4th International Conference on Post Adoption Services||United States|
|11/23/08||New York City, NY||28th Annual APC Adoption Conference||United States|
|11/02/08||Deerfield, IL||Midwest Adoption Conference||United States|
|11/01/08||Piscataway, NJ||New Jersey’s “Let’s Talk About Adoption” Conference||United States|
|10/24/08 - 10/25/08||New York City||St. JohnÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s Biennial Conference||United States|
|09/24/08 - 09/28/08||Charlotte, NC||20th Annual International Conference on Attachment and Bonding||United States|
|08/29/08 - 09/01/08||Fraser, CO||Chinese Heritage Camp||United States|
|08/22/08 - 08/24/08||Queensville, ON||6th Annual Korean Culture Camp (Sponsored by the Korean Canadian Children’s Association)||Canada|
|08/10/08 - 08/16/08||Ann Arbor, MI||Sae Jong Camp 2008||United States|
|08/08/08 - 08/10/08||Cedar Falls, IA||IIA International Retreat||United States|
|08/07/08 - 08/10/08||Fraser, CO||Fillipino Heritage Camp||United States|
|08/07/08 - 08/10/08||Fraser, CO||Vietnamese Heritage Camp||United States|
|08/06/08 - 08/08/08||Cedar Falls, IA||KAMP (Korean Adoption Means Pride) 2008||United States|
|08/01/08 - 08/03/08||Fraser, CO||Chinese Heritage Camp Too||United States|
|08/01/08 - 08/03/08||Seoul||G.O.A.’L 10th Anniversary Celebration & Annual Conference||Korea (South)|
|07/31/08 - 08/02/08||Ottawa, ON||NACAC (North American Council on Adoptable Children)||Canada|
|07/26/08 - 07/29/08||Fraser, CO||Latin American Heritage Camp||United States|
|07/24/08 - 07/27/08||Scotts Valley, CA||Ethiopian Heritage Camp 2008||United States|
|07/24/08 - 07/27/08||Fraser, CO||Russian/Eastern European/Central Asian Heritage Camp||United States|
|07/19/08 - 07/22/08||Fraser, CO||Korean Heritage Camp||United States|
|07/18/08 - 07/20/08||Chicago, IL||KAAN Conference 2008||United States|
|07/17/08 - 07/20/08||Fraser, CO||African/Caribbean Heritage Camp||United States|
|07/17/08 - 07/20/08||Fraser, CO||Cambodian Heritage Camp||United States|
|07/14/08 - 07/18/08||Roselle, IL||Hands Around The World Culture Camp||United States|
|07/10/08 - 07/13/08||Fraser, CO||Indian/Nepalese Heritage Camp||United States|
|03/21/08 - 03/22/08||Maplewood, NJ||PLAYSHOPS: THE JANE BROWN EVENTS FOR ADOPTIVE FAMILIES||United States|
|Address: South Mountain YMCA 13 Jefferson Avenue.|