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Bus Trip To Arthur Ave., The Bronx
Jul 27 @ 8:30 am – 5:30 pm


                         SATURDAY, July 27, 2019

                PLEASE JOIN US FOR A FUN DAY!!!!

8:30 AM         SHARP DEPARTURE from the Kingston Plaza

9:00 AM             Pick up in New Paltz at the Park & Ride

                                                 JTR Bus

(Park far right side near the Ball Field & Train Station)

10:30 AM       Approximate Arrival – Free time to have Lunch & Shop

(Remember to bring a cooler)

3:30 PM           SHARP DEPARTURE for Kingston

5:30 PM           Approximate — Arrival time back in Kingston

Price per person: $35.00               Limited to 50 PAESANOS!

Please email/Call   Cathy Ellis         845/658 3102

Veronica Kugelman      845/331 8507


MAKE CHECK PAYABLE TO:    Hudson River Valley Tours       Send check by July 1

Mail to: Hudson River Valley Tours,   PO BOX 474,    ROSENDALE, NY, 12472

The Phoenicia International Festival of the Voice @ Phoenicia Festival of the Voice
Aug 3 @ 8:00 pm

Elixir of Love – Italian Opera by Donizetti

A great evening under the stars. Saturday August 3

The Phoenicia international Festival of voice

Designated seating area for UCIAF members (must bring own chair or blanket)

Discount tickets $30

Reservation must be placed & paid for no later than Thursday Aug 1.

Contact: Darlene Bover (845) 331-6562

Make checks payable to UCIAF


Movie Night with $25 Pre-Fix Menu @ Reginato Ristorante
Aug 8 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm

The Bicycle Thief 1948 (Subtitles)

All movies are free and open to the public.  Movies begin at approximately 8pm.

Special Pre-Fix menu @ $25 begins at 6pm.  Wine bottle specials $15.

Reservations: Stephanie @ 845-336-6968

Free popcorn!

Bocce & Family Day @ Robert E. Post Park Pavillion
Aug 24 @ 1:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Saturday, August 24 2019

Bocce & Family Day

Robert E. Post Park Pavillion-Town of Ulster

1:00pm to 6:00pm

Grills are available – charcoal provided


Bocce courts will be available Also a playground, softball field and volleyball

court, (no pets at the park).


RSVP on member Planet or Email

Volunteer to help call Linda Saccoman (845) 339-5330

Fun for your family & UCIAF family


Bus Trip to 9/11 Memorial & Museum
Sep 7 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

BUS TRIP TO 9/11 Memorial & Museum

Saturday, September 7, 2019

8:00 AM       Sharp!   Depart from the Kingston Plaza

8:30AM        Pick up in New Paltz    Park & Ride

10:00 AM     Approx. Arrival at the 9/11 Site

The National 9/11 Memorial & Museum is a memorial and museum commemorating the September 11, 2001 attacks, which killed 2,977 people, and the 1993 World Trade Center bombing, which killed six.

Free time to enjoy the museum (General Admission) and lunch on own

5:00 PM     Depart for Home


Price per person:  $69.00 Adults             $64.00 Children/Seniors (over 65)

****   Guided Tour (60 Min.)   $20 extra per person – Advance purchase only


Please email/Call     Cathy Ellis       845/658 3102/339 5966

Veronica Kugelman      845/331 8507

MAKE CHECK PAYABLE TO:     Hudson River Valley Tours       Send check by August 1MAIL TO:   Hudson River Valley Tours, PO BOX 474, ROSENDALE, NY  12472

Movie Night with $25 Pre-Fix Menu @ Reginato Ristorante
Sep 12 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Perfect Strangers (Subtitles)

All movies are free and open to the public.  Movies begin at approximately 8pm.

Special Pre-Fix menu $25 – begins at 6PM.  Wine bottle specials @ $15.

Reservations: Stephanie @ 845-336-6968

Free popcorn!


September 2019 Membership Dinner @ Ole Savannah
Sep 17 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Please come down by the Rondout and enjoy the beautiful scenery and an evening under the tent adjacent to Ole Savannah.  We will be talking about our Italian festival on October 13th on the Strand/TR Gallo Park.

Buffet Italian dinner and dessert/coffee.  Cost is $27.00 per person including tip and cash bar.

“La Transazione” @ Reher Center
Sep 20 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Friday, September 20th @ 7pm

“La Transazione” at the Reher Center Gallery

Three Italian sister meet their new “arranged” husbands for the first time at Ellis Island in 1893.

Short silent film shot at the Reher Center

Past, present and future tours of Reher’s Bakery at 6 & 6:30pm – reservations required.

Special screening @7pm to be followed by a discussion with the movie maker


Donations for Reher Center Graciously Accepted

Light Food and Refreshments Provided

Sponsored by UCIAF & the Reher Center

Directions: Type 3 Spring street into gps and enter through the courtyard steps


Ulster County Chamber of Commerce Business Recognition Awards Dinner @ Diamond Mills Hotel & Tavern
Oct 24 @ 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm

The Ulster County Regional Chamber of Commerce and the Ulster County Economic Development Alliance annually recognize Ulster County business leaders, businesses and organizations that are leaders in their sectors, have achieved outstanding results, or shown dedication and commitment to furthering business and the quality of life in Ulster County.

Join your fellow chamber members in paying tribute to some of the best and brightest local businesses, business leaders and organizations in Ulster County. This is a night to celebrate their achievements and their successes in improving our local economy and our quality of life.
Congratulations to the 2019 Award Recipients!

Business Person of the Year
Michael Bernholz
Pine Ridge Dude Ranch • Hudson Valley Appraisal Corp.

Business of the Year
Pine Hill • Adirondack • New York

Small Business of the Year 
Bailey Pottery Equipment

Emerging Young Leader
Christopher Bowers
The Reis Group

Tourism Business of the Year
Senate Garage

Commitment to the Community Award
Ulster Literacy Association

The Heritage Award
The Savona Family

Len Cane Heart of Ulster County Award
Tony Marmo
Normann Staffing

Diamond Mills Hotel & Tavern
25 S. Partition Street, Saugerties NY 12477
5:30 Cocktails (open bar)  |  6:30 Dinner & Awards

Pasta Making Workshop For Kids @ Ulster Savings Bank
Nov 9 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Ulster County Italian American Foundation presents a pasta making workshop for kids!  Cost is $10.00 per child and the child must be accompanied by an adult.  Fee can be paid at the door.  Free apron that the child designs (while supplies last).  Proceeds help to support the foundation’s education grants.

For more information, e-mail