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Colonie Senior Service Centers to Hold 2nd Annual Rusty Tool Throw Down

Posted Wednesday, April 25, 2018 in Happenings

Colonie Senior Service Centers to Hold  2nd Annual Rusty Tool Throw Down

in Collaboration with the Albany Barn arts incubator


Colonie - On Saturday, May 12, 2018 from 12:00 – 3:00 PM, the CSSC’s Tool Box, in collaboration with the Albany Barn, will host the 2nd Annual Rusty Tool Throw Down, a timed arts competition where local artists square off head-to-head to create a one-of-a-kind works of art using common hand tools and hardware available for sale at the Tool Box. A panel of distinguished local artists will judge the pieces. The event is FREE and open to the public. There will be giveaways and other activities taking place throughout the competition.


The Tool Box, located at 1693 Central Ave. in Colonie, is a used tool thrift store operated by a dedicated team of CSSC volunteers who accept tool donations of all kinds: hand and power tools, garden equipment, hardware and more. Proceeds from these tool sales benefit Umbrella of Colonie, CSSC’s home maintenance program.


For Further information of the 2nd Annual Rusty Tool Throw Down and/or the Tool Box, please call (518) 459-2857 ext. 311


Diane Conroy-LaCivita

Executive Director

6 Winners Circle, Albany, NY 12205








Main Office Numbers:
Communications Office: 518.459.2857ext.337
Development Office: 518.459.2857ext.304
Finance Office: 518.459.2857ext.306

Program Support Numbers:
Beltrone Living Center: 518.459.2711 | Sheehy Manor: 518.782.2350 | King Thiel Senior Community: 518.429.6292 | Bright Horizons Adult Day Services: 518.459.7967 | Transportation Services: 518.459.6064 | Umbrella of Colonie: 518.459.7152 | Senior Dining: 518.459.2857ext.303 | RSVP of the Capital Region: 518.459.2857ext.308 | Health and Wellness: 518.459.2857ext.308 | Driver Fitness Centers: 518.459.2857ext.326 | Tool Box: 518.608.4758


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