Attend an Event

Upcoming Events

Attending an event is one of the most fun ways you can give. Each year, we hold two major fundraising events—the Farm Dinner in the fields of Katchkie Farm and the Art of Cooking gala in New York City. Attending events are an opportunity to celebrate our students and supporters while growing future programs. Join us at an event to get involved today!

July 11, 2020
Farm Dinner – Katchkie Farm 

Join us for an evening of cocktails and dinner in the fields of Katchkie Farm. Farm Dinner provides crucial funds for our year-round food education programs in Columbia County.

Save the date for Saturday, July 11th, 2020.

Past Events

December 16, 2019
Latke Festival – New York City

The 11th Annual Latke Festival will be a holiday tasting of one of our favorite treats — Latkes!  100% of the proceeds from this event benefit our students. Save the date for December 16, 2019.

Tickets Here

November 19, 2019
Art of Cooking – New York City

The Sylvia Center works in high-need, high-potential communities to teach young people how to enjoy, prepare, and speak up for healthy food. Sylvia Center students become positive role models and help grow healthier communities. Join us at our annual fall benefit event in New York City. Art of Cooking provides critical support for our NYC programs for youth, teens and families.

More info here.  You can purchase your tickets here.

October 19, 2019

Fall Harvest Day – Katchkie Farm

Gather as a community to celebrate the changing of the season! We will harvest our Learning Garden and fire up the wood oven to make treats. Enjoy a beautiful fall day, filled with fun family activities. This is a free community event open to the public. All ages welcome. See flyer here.

12PM – 3PM

July 13, 2019
Farm Dinner – Katchkie Farm

On Saturday, July 13th, please join us at Katchkie Farm for The Sylvia Center’s Farm Dinner: Where Cooking Grows! We invite you to share in an exquisite meal in the fields of Katchkie Farm, and enjoy an evening of garden tours, cooking demonstrations, and community gathering. Your support of the Farm Dinner ensures more children and teens grow confidence in the kitchen and establish healthy habits that last a lifetime.

More information here. Photos from the event here.


June 13, 2019

Fork & Whisk Cocktails – New York City

Come for a craft cocktail demonstration paired with delicious eats and learn about how The Sylvia Center is a part of a movement to develop the next generation of healthy eaters, cooks, and advocates that can fundamentally change the future of food. Photos from the event here.

Thursday, June 13
6:30pm – 8:30pm

More past events here.