Mercer County Adoption Day
Friday November, 22, 10:00 am at Patriots Theater, Trenton, NJ
We will celebrate all families who have adopted children since the previous year's event. Speakers will include judges and adopting parents. Generous vendors will be present including the mascot of the local Trenton Thunder minor league baseball team who will create balloon animals as well as a Pirate Princess character donated by My FairyTale Dream (www.myfairytaledream.com) who will assist the kids with temporary tattoos.
National Adoption Day
Saturday November, 16, 9:00 am at 2nd Judicial District Court - Children's Court
National Adoption Day Celebration
Friday November, 22, 5:00 pm at 918 East Pear, Deming NM
Come join us to celebrate the adoptions that finalized this year that created forever families for our children in foster care.
National Adoption Day Event
Friday November, 22, 4:00 pm at 3rd Judicial District Courthouse
On this special day we will be finalizing the adoptions of six children and celebrating a total of 32 finalizations for 2013.
National Adoption Day
Monday November, 25, 10:00 am at Roosevelt County Courthouse, 109 W. 1st., Portales, New Mexico, 88130
The Ninth Judicial District Court will finalize adoptions and have entertainment and educational activities. Our event will happen throughout the day on November 25, 2013 at the Roosevelt County Courthouse, located at 109 W. 1st, Portales, NM. Please contact the Court for further details.
National Adoption Day
Monday November, 25, 10:00 am at 109 W. 1st St., Portales, NM, 88130
The Ninth Judicial District Court covers both Curry and Roosevelt Counties in New Mexico. The Curry County event has been combined with the Roosevelt County event this year. The combined event will happen throughout the day on November 25, 2013 at the Roosevelt County Courthouse, located at 109 W. 1st St., Portales, NM. The Court will finalize adoptions from both counties and have entertainment and educational activities. Please contact the Court for further details.
National Adoption Day - Ramstein Air Force Base, Germany
Saturday November, 16, 10:20 am at Ramstein Air Force Base, Germany
Books and information are available at the Ramstein Air Base Library.
Steuben County Adoption Celebration
Friday November, 22, 11:00 am at Steuben County Office Complex
We will be celebrating past and future adoptions at the County Office Complex in Bath as part of National Adoption Day.
Boo at the Zoo
Saturday October, 26, 10:00 am at The Bronx Zoo
The Family Fun Day Event will be celebrated at the Bronx Wild Life Conservatory ‘Boo at The Zoo’ event on Saturday, October 26, 2013. Attendees will include newly adoptive families with their adopted and biological children. Attendees will be given an all-access pass to special rides and attractions throughout the day such as the 4D Theater, Jungle World, Shuttle Rides, Wild Asia Monorail, Children’s Zoo, Congo Gorilla Forest, Butterfly Garden, Bug Carousel, and the new Dinosaur Safari. Boo at the zoo is a pre-Halloween event. Families can choose to have their child(ren) wear costumes for the occasion!
Kings County Family Court Adoption Day
Thursday November, 21, 9:00 am at 330 Jay Street Brooklyn NY
National Adoption Day is a collective national effort to raise awareness of the more than 100,000 children in foster care waiting to find permanent, loving families. This annual, one-day event has made the dreams of thousands of children come true by working with policymakers, practitioners and advocates to finalize adoptions and create and celebrate adoptive families. With help of the Adoption Day Committee, chaired by The Honorable Franc Perry, Kings County Family Court is thrilled to set aside November 21st as our day for Judges, Court Staff, Attorneys, Child Welfare Agencies, and Advocates to come together to partake in this ongoing effort.
Celebrating Forever Families
Saturday November, 16, 4:00 pm at 1787 Genesee St.
Spaghetti Dinner, Family Photos, Awards/Presentations/Reflections
Adoption Awareness through the Media
Friday November, 1, 12:00 am at
Chemung and Steuben Counties are jointly collaborating to do a television commercial campaign to air in November. It is anticipated the commercials will bring awareness to our communities that November is "National Adoption Month", as well as to recruit new families to the adoptive and foster parent process. In addition to identifying a local need for foster and adoptive resources, the commercial would also highlight the "Heart Gallery", promoting adoption awareness on a more regional level.
Adoption Day 2013
Friday November, 22, 1:00 pm at Cortland County Courthosue
We will be celebrating the finalization of 9 children from foster care. The children will be treated to goodie bags, a balloon maker and arts and craft table as well as punch and cookies.
Chemung County National Adoption Day
Friday November, 22, 3:00 pm at Chemung County, NY
Chemung County will be having an adoption celebration on November 22, 2013. The community will be celebrating those families that have adopted or are anticipated to adopt by the end of 2013. It is anticiapted that four adoptions will be finalized on this date.
Adoption Month Open House
Thursday November, 21, 5:00 pm at Chemung County Department of Social Services Building
An Adoption Open House will be held on November 21, 2013. This event is aimed at educating the community about adoption services and raising the awareness of the huge need for adoptive homes. In addition, the open house will focus on recruitment of homes for teens and large sibling groups a population that desperately needs resources. The event will be supplemented with local efforts which include newspaper advertising and PSAs released to the media identifying that November is National Adoption month. Children that are awaiting forever home in Chemung County, will be featured at this event as well. Information on how to become certified foster/adoptive families will be provided as well.