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Weekend Events Canceled

November 1, 2012

Due to Hurricane Sandy this weekends events will be canceled. Friday, Poetry: Winning Hearts and Minds Saturday, Talk: American Musical Theater: Cultural Mirror and Read More

Lifetime Achievement Award dinner for Perry & Gladys Rosenstein

October 11, 2012

In the spirit of community, we have postponed the Bergen Museum of Art & Science Lifetime Achievement Award dinner so that our guests and supporters can recover from the recent storm with their families and friends. New Date : Wednesday, Nov 28th, 2012 at the Il Villaggio in Carlstadt, NJ Read More

Puffin President & Executive Director Honored for work…

September 27, 2012

The Bergen Museum of Art & Science 2012 Life Time Achievement Award in the Arts recipients are Perry Rosenstein and Gladys Rosenstein in recognition of their accomplishments fostering the arts and culture in Bergen County. The award commemorates and acknowledges the Rosenstein’s life time body of work enriching the community Read More

Int’l Day of Peace Celebration

September 18, 2012

Dear Friends: You are invited to join us and other members of the Teaneck community who are lovers of Peace, on Friday, September 21st at 4P.M.as we walk 2 miles from the Puffin Foundation Ltd in Teaneck to the United Methodist Church in Leonia. The program at the Puffin Foundation Read More

Voter Registration Forms

August 28, 2012

Voter registration forms are available at the Puffin Foundation offices. Stop by during business hours and get Read More

Activist NY on NY1

May 15, 2012

Activist New York A new exhibit is taking an in-depth look at New York’s history as the center of important social movements from civil rights to religious freedom. Activist New York is the inaugural exhibition in The Puffin Foundation Gallery, which is dedicated to the ways in which ordinary New Read More

ALBA SPEECH HONORING KATE DOYLE AND FREDY PECCERELLI

May 14, 2012

FOR THE PAST 27 YEARS WE AT THE PUFFIN FOUNDATION HAVE SOUGHT TO LEVEL THE PLAYING FIELD SO THAT WOMEN, CHILDREN, YOUNG PEOPLE, THE WORKING CLASS AND ALL THE UNDERSERVED PEOPLE IN OUR SOCIETY HAVE BEEN ABLE TO FIND A HAVEN IN OUR FOUNDATION. WHERE HELP OF ALL KINDS IS Read More

Summer Art Classes

May 1, 2012

Pre-registration required Email “This class puts a spotlight on the creative process with fun, stimulating exercises in words, movement, the visual arts, drama, photography, music and more. We look at each person’s “signature” style, exercise the imagination and explore personal perspectives towards daring new expressive results. We will paint, Read More

“O Wholly Night…” -Second Performance Added

January 24, 2012

O Wholly Night & Other Jewish Solecisms We are no longer taking reservations for Saturday January 28th Due to popular demand a second showing has been added on March 18th at 4:00pm! To get reservations for March email Sunday, March 18, 4:00pm Theater: O Wholly Night and Other Jewish Read More

Puffin donation helps Teaneck restart literacy program

January 4, 2012

“A $120,000 donation from the Puffin Foundation will allow the school district to reinstate a summer literacy and math program that was eliminated this year because of budget cuts, officials said. ‘I think it might be one of the largest donations – without a grant attached to it – that Read More