ALBANY, N.Y. – The U.S. Committee for Refugees and
Immigrants will be holding its 7th annual World Refugee Day Picnic from noon to
4 p.m. Saturday, in Albany's Washington Park.
The afternoon joins refugee families with volunteers, staff
and community members for a World Refugee Day celebration complete with
international food, cultural performances, pony rides, face painting and games.
The event is co-sponsored by the City of Albany, with significant
support from Albany City Councilmember Dominick Calsolaro.