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Jul
17
Fri
RUPCO Presents Community Showcase: Sasha Finley
Jul 17 – Sep 4 all-day

RUPCO presents
Community Showcase with Resident-artist & painter
Sasha Finley
Acrylics, Watercolors & Lithographs
Exhibit hangs in the Woodstock Commons Community Room
Free and open to the public. All are welcome.
Showing through September 4th
For more information: (845) 706-2342

Jul
29
Wed
First-time Homebuyer Class: Part 2
Jul 29 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

This second of two class meetings includes a segment on legal issues around home purchasing and ownership, realtor relationships, Home Energy assessments for your home and funding available through NYSERDA to implement energy efficiency upgrades, and The Big Day: preparing for closing. Food and refreshments will be served. These classes are sponsored in part by RUPCO, NeighborWorks America and local banks.

This three-hour session places you on the path to homeownership and is required if you are seeking grant assistance through RUPCO and certain banks. Cost is $75 for the two-part series, paid at Class #1. Please RSVP to Joanna (845) 331-9860 ext. 220 or sign up online at http://rupco.org/homeownership-need-help-with-homeownership/workshops/

Ulster County: First Time Home Buyers Classes
Jul 29 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

2 Main Street, Kingston, NY, United States

Presentation on the NYSERDA GJGNY Home Energy assessment Program.

First time home buyers will learn how to save energy and lower their utility bills when buying a new home.

Aug
4
Tue
Area 1: Maritime Museum Community Workshop
Aug 4 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Kingston Home Port and Education Center
at the Hudson River Maritime Museum,
50 Rondout Landing

The Hudson River Maritime Museum—which is going solar this summer–hosts a Community Workshop for Solarize Kingston on Tuesday, August 4. Find out why a solar array on the roof of the Museum will allow for expanded programming in innovative ways. Solarize Kingston, a non-profit community program, is making solar electricity simpler and more affordable for homes and small businesses this summer. Meet the local companies who do the work, and get your questions answered. Folks from RUPCO will be present to answer your questions about low-cost financing which will likely result in monthly payments lower than your current utility bill. Free. Refreshments will be served.
For more info, call John Wackman at 646-302-5835 or go to www.Solarize-HudsonValley.org

Lana Chassman
Director of Public Relations
Hudson River Maritime Museum
50 Rondout Landing
Kingston, NY 12401
T: 845.338.0071, ext. 15
lchassman@hrmm.org
www.hrmm.rog

Aug
12
Wed
First-time Homebuyer Workshop: Getting Started
Aug 12 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

This orientation class is the first step to joining RUPCO’s HomeOwnership Program. The hour-long information session outlines the HomeOwnership Center’s programs and the path to homeownership. FREE. Please RSVP to Joanna (845) 331-9860 ext. 220 or sign up online at http://rupco.org/homeownership-need-help-with-homeownership/workshops/

Aug
14
Fri
Lace Mill Ribbon Cutting & Block Party
Aug 14 @ 11:00 am – 8:30 pm

Click here for more details: http://rupco.org/news-events/events/the-lace-mill-block-party/

Aug
20
Thu
Area 1: The Lace Mill Welcomes Solarize Kingston
Aug 20 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

The Lace Mill
165 Cornell Street, Kingston

RUPCO hosts Solarize Kingston at its new Lace Mill apartments for a Community Workshop about solar energy. Not only is The Lace Mill development benefiting from a large solar array on its roof—the largest in the City—it also incorporates state-of-the art energy efficiency in every aspect of its design. Solarize Kingston, a non-profit community program, is making solar electricity simpler and more affordable for homes and small businesses. Meet the local companies who do the work, and get your questions answered. Folks from RUPCO will answer your questions about low-cost financing which will likely result in monthly payments lower than your current utility bill. Free.

Aug
24
Mon
First-time Homebuyer Workshop: Getting Started
Aug 24 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

This orientation class is the first step to joining RUPCO’s HomeOwnership Program. The hour-long information session outlines the HomeOwnership Center’s programs and the path to homeownership. FREE. Please RSVP to Joanna (845) 331-9860 ext. 220 or sign up online at http://rupco.org/homeownership-need-help-with-homeownership/workshops/

Aug
30
Sun
Area 5: Solarize Warwick Workshop
Aug 30 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

One McFarland Drive, Warwick, NY 10990

Sustainable Warwick will conduct a workshop for those interested in installing a solar system for their home. The workshop will include a thorough presentation of the financing options available. Representatives of the three solar providers will be present. The discussion will be moderated by the Project Manager and the Program Manager of Solarize Hudson, a 3-year, 6-county project that partners municipalities, community organizations and local solar installers to expand the market for solar electric energy in the Hudson Valley.

Click here to register: http://www.albertwisnerlibrary.org/FORMS/register1.php?eventID=5070
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Sep
7
Mon
RUPCO Offices Closed in observance of Labor Day
Sep 7 all-day


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