Blood Pressure Screening
Tuesday, March 8 10:30AM
sponsored by Park Gardens Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation.
Pick up your Raffle Book Now
Fees: 1 ticket $2, Book of 10 tickets $18, buy ten books for $180 for Special recognition & gift. Drawing: Tuesday, April 12 at 12:45 pm.
Dancing with Juan Ortega
Tuesday, March 8 1:15PM
Oldies, Latin, Ballroom, Cha-Cha, Line Dancing and more.
Project Renewal: Scan Van - free screening
Wednesday, March 23rd 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
FREE mammograms for eligible women
Please call 1-800-564-6868 for an appointment
Luncheons | Trips | Films | Lectures | Concerts | Classes
Events | Trips | Films | Lectures | Concerts | Classes
Madison Square Garden All Access Tour
Wednesday, March 16th
Sign up begins February 2nd
Guided tour of the arenas, lounges, locker rooms, suites, historical memorabilia & more. Lunch at Mr. Broadway, kosher deli. Bus departs from the Y at 9:30 am for an early lunch followed by a 2:00 pm tour. $35 plus pay on your own for lunch. After February 16th price increases to $45.00 plus lunch.
Whitney Museum of American Art
Wednesday, April 13
Guided Tour of the Exhibition on Portraiture of The Whitney’s Permanent Collection. We will also see exhibits on other floors on our own. Time permitting we will visit The High Line (public park built on a historic freight rail line) as well as Chelsea Market. Leaving the Y at 11:45 AM, lunch 11:15AM at the Center. Not included in price. Returning approx. at 5:30 PM. Cost: $50 - After March 22, $60. Advance Registration is required for all Trips and Special Events. Registration is at the Welcome Desk (718) 548-8200 X225 or call Vicki at (718) 548-8200 X204.
Events | Luncheons | Films | Lectures | Concerts | Classes
Movie: The First Wives Club
Friday, March 4 10:00AM
with Bette Midler, Goldie Hawn and Diane Keaton.
Thursday, March 10 1:15PM
With Meryl Streep
Movie: Take me out to the ball game
Friday, March 18 10:00AM
with Frank Sinatra, Gene Kelly and Esther Williams.
Tuesday, March 22
with Saoirse Ronan, Domnall Gleeson, Emovy Cohen
In this charming love story based on the best-selling novel, a young Irish immigrant travels to New York and is torn between two countries and two men.
Tuesday, March 29
with Sylvester Stallone, Michael B Jordan, Tessa Thompson
Adonis Johnson never knew his famous father, world heavyweight champion Apollo Creed, who died before he was born. Still, there’s no denying that boxing is in his blood.
Events | Luncheons | Trips | Lectures | Concerts | Classes
New Class: Hebrew for Beginners
Wednesdays, 11:00 am
Taught by Senior Center member Avigdor Gargy and based upon the Israeli Ulpan method of teaching. Please bring pencil and paper.
Lecture: Lyndon B. Johnson and the Jews
Thursday, March 3 10:30AM
Led by Morris Friedberg, Sr. Center Member
Lecture: Presidents’ Wives
Tuesday, March 8 10:30AM
Led by Marilyn Kaufman, historian. In celebration of Womens’ History Month.
Lecture: You Be the Judge
Wednesday, March 9 1:15PM
Immigrant Jews and Jewish courts. You can be the plaintiff, defendant, and jury. Facilitated by Barry Feldman, historian.
Lecture and Slides: The One and Only Mae West
Tuesday, March 15 10:15AM
Led by Pierre Montiel, film historian.
Lecture and Hearing Screening
Thursday, March 1710:30AM
Tips to help you hear better with Lynn Kase, audiologist.
Lecture: Tuskegee Airmen: Men who Changed the World
Tuesday, March 22 10:30AM
Led by Roscoe C Brown Jr., Tuskegee Airman and former Squadron Commander of the 100th Fighter Squadron of the 332nd fighter group.
Lecture: Keeping Seniors Safe from Neglect & Abuse
Thursday, March 24 10:30AM
Led by Laura Radensky, Executive Director of Cohme.
Lecture and Slides: How to Manage Osteo-Arthritis
Thursday, March 31 10:30AM
Led by Dr. Neil Moskovitz, Physical Therapy at Rehabilitation Associates in Riverdale. Specific exercises will be demonstrated.
Events | Luncheons | Trips | Films | Concerts | Classes
Concerts, Parties and Music Workshop
Thursday, March 3 1:00PM
Concert with Mitch Kahn, vocals and piano. Standards, Hebrew, Yiddish, and show tunes.
Concert: Chaim Zadok
Friday, March 11 10:30AM
International songs on keyboards and vocals.
Ray Levine Concert Series
Tuesday, March 15 1:15PM
Boris Kurganov and Misha Romanov, jazz duo.
Klezmer Purim Concert
Thursday, March 24 1:00PM
with David Glukh Duo, accordion and piano. We will be giving out Purim treats.
Events | Luncheons | Trips | Films | Lectures | Classes
Wednesdays 9:30 am -11:30 am
Events | Luncheons | Trips | Films | Lectures | Concerts
Sports and speciality classes
NEW: Line Dance Tuesdays, 11:00 am Bereavement Group
Fridays February 5 through March 25: 1:00pm
Come and join our group if you have experienced the loss of a loved one these past 3 months and seek emotional support and comfort. We are here to manage the overwhelming feelings that accompany grief. The group will meet on eight consecutive Fridays. Participation will be limited to a minimum of 3 and maximum of 10 people. If you have any questions about the group process or wish to register contact: Pat O’Malley, LMSW by email: email@example.com or call (718)548-8200 x224.
NEW ongoing bi-weekly classes
Self Defense for Seniors
Fridays, 10:30 am
Specially designed for older bodies. All levels, standing, seated and no experience necessary. Taught by Bruce McKenna, teacher and practitioner of the martial arts for over 40 years.
Fridays, 10:30 am
If you haven’t already tried it, now is a chance to work off those holiday inches -- in advance! Standing, seated, all levels and no experience necessary. Taught by Cornell Hammond with great music.