Center Thoughts

How I Did (and Didn’t) Get Fit this Quarantine

| TUE, AUG 04, 2020

A trendy mindset I’ve noticed is that quarantine is being rebranded as some sort of rejuvenating chrysalis, one that I am supposed to emerge from as a beautiful butterfly with…

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5 Tips to Keep Your Kids Safe this Summer

| TUE, AUG 04, 2020

Amidst all of the measures we have to be taking to prevent the spread of COVID-19, it’s easy to forget that there are still other things out there that can…

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One Of The Center Camp’s Special Ingredients: Harry Chazanoff

| MON, JUL 22, 2019

By Renee Beyda Surely it wasn’t a coincidence that in the winter of 1982, a few months before the new Center on Ocean Parkway and Avenue S opened, Harry Chazanoff…

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Jacques Douek: A Tale of an Egyptian Past and a ‘Centered’ Present

| THU, MAY 30, 2019

By Renée Beyda   “At 13-years-old, I used to travel an hour by bus to buy hundreds of plants to fill our four huge balconies at our apartment in Egypt.…

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Lillian Ebani: The Caring Force Behind So Much Center Fun

| FRI, FEB 01, 2019

By Renée Beyda The next time you drive by Avenue S and Ocean Parkway in Brooklyn, lift your eyes way up high to the third-floor corner of the Sephardic Community…

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