Events for recovery center planned

JOHNSTOWN — The following is for the Rob Constantine Recovery Community and Outreach Center, 86 Briggs St., Suite 6, according to a news release.

Sunday and Monday: The center is closed for the Labor Day holiday.

∫ Sept. 9, 23, and 30: From 1 to 4 p.m. football at the center

∫ Sept. 16: At 10 a.m. hike to Hope Falls. Free event and lunch provided. Must RSVP by Sept. 11.

∫ Sept. 30: At 10 a.m. hike to Vroomans Nose. Free event and lunch provided. Must RSVP by Sept. 25.

∫ Sept. 10, 17, 24: At 6 p.m. all recovery meeting. All who struggle with addiction, are affected by addiction, and/or support the recovery lifestyle are welcome. All pathways of recovery are embraced.

∫ Sept. 4, 11, 18, 25:

— From 6 to 7:30 p.m. open hours. The center has bumper pool, games, television and conversation in a substance free setting, the news release stated.

— At 6 p.m. Yoga. Gentle yoga postures to provide relaxation to the mind, body, and spirit. Free event.

— At 7:30 p.m. Men’s Support Group. Open to all men looking for open conversation and support in their recovery or that of a loved one.

∫ Sept. 5, 12, 19, 26:

– At 6 p.m. women’s support group. Open to all women looking for open conversation and support in their own recovery or that of a loved one.

— At 6 p.m. family support group. A group open to anyone with a family member, friend, or loved one who is in recovery or struggling with substance use disorder.

∫ Sept. 6, 13, 20, 27: From 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. young in recovery — an all recovery meeting format that supports people in or seeking recovery by empowering them to obtain stable employment, secure suitable housing, and continue and complete their educations. The center also advocates on the local and state levels for better accessibility of these services and other effective recovery resources. All are welcome; not just for young people.

∫ Sept. 6: From 4 to 6 p.m. recovery art show reception to celebrate Recovery Awareness Month at the Fulton County Chamber of Commerce.

∫ Sept. 7 and 21: From 5 to 6:30 p.m. Creative coffee house. All are welcome for coffee, snacks, and creativity through all forms of artistic expression.

∫ Sept. 8:

— From 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. believe in recovery festival, a family event at Trail Station Park, Gloversville.

— From 6 to 8 p.m. Open mic night at Mohawk Harvest Cooperative Market. Come and perform or support this free event sponsored by the RCRCOC, the news release stated.

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