Senior Center

Welcome to the Senior Center

The Center provides an exciting social scene for mature adults of all ages and stages. Socialize with old friends, make new ones, and stay physically, intellectually, and socially active at the crossroads of our community.

Our activity calendar is chock full of cultural and social events. Join discussion groups and sit in on educational seminars. Take off on day trips and enjoy cultural celebrations. Or jump into exercise, dance, and yoga classes. Our members also have access to the Center’s sparkling pool, state-of-the-art fitness center, and a dedicated older-adults lounge.

Transportation to and from the Center is available for seniors and people with disabilities.

Senior Membership

Join our Senior Center and gain access to so many different activities, events, and resources. Our Senior Membership includes:

•Access to the Senior Adult Lounge where you can socialize with old friends, make new ones, and play  cards, Mahjong, backgammon, or chess

Senior Exercise (2nd floor of Fitness Center)

Discussion groups, film showings, and seminars on health related topics

Special member discounts for day trips and overnight excursions

Birthday parties and holiday celebrations

•Attend classes such as Light Cardio & Pilates, Chair Yoga, Gentle Floor Yoga, Israeli Dance, Beginner’s Dance, Chair Exercises, Conditioning, and Women’s Water Aerobics

Watch for flyers with details and schedule.

MEMBERSHIP FEES

Annual Membership:
Individual: $20/month
Couple: $35/month
Administrative fee for first-time members: $10

• You must be 65 years or older.

• Provide proof of age and a written doctor’s note stating your ability and/or restriction to exercise, swim, travel, and participate in Center activities.

To use the swimming pool, there is a one-time only Building Fund required:
Individual: $600
Couple: $800

Transportation

As available, the Center’s handicapped accessible mini-bus may pick up older adults to bring them to and from Center programs and their homes. Our route is between Foster Ave and Ave Z, and between McDonald Ave and Ocean Ave.

Please click below to fill out the bus application.

For schedule information and to make a reservation on a first-come -frst-serve basis, please call in advance: 718-627-4300.

 

Senior Fitness and Exercise

Our Senior Fitness programs are specifically tailored towards seniors to strengthen your bodies, encourage fitness, and promote a healthy lifestyle.

We are currently running the following Senior Exercise programs LIVE on Zoom. Check out our weekly classes below and click on the event to go directly to the Zoom class.

 

< August 2020 >
MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFridaySaturdaySunday
03Light Cardio and Pilates with MandiLight Cardio and Pilates with MandiTime: 10:00 am - 10:30 am
Zoom ID: 621-723-0791
Password: 1
Chair Exercise with HavaChair Exercise with HavaTime: 2:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Zoom ID: 621-723-0791
Password: 1
04Rock Steady BoxingRock Steady BoxingTime: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Fight Back Against Parkinson's!  
Rock Steady Boxing Virtual Class
For Men & Women with Parkinson’s Disease
Taught by Evolve Physical Therapy certified trainers
Zoom ID: 836-0358-8688
Chair Yoga with DianaChair Yoga with DianaTime: 11:30 am - 12:00 pm
Zoom ID: 621-723-0791
Password: 1
05 06Gentle Floor Yoga with DianaGentle Floor Yoga with DianaTime: 9:30 am - 10:00 am
Zoom ID: 621-723-0791
Password: 1
Rock Steady BoxingRock Steady BoxingTime: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Fight Back Against Parkinson's!  
Rock Steady Boxing Virtual Class
For Men & Women with Parkinson’s Disease
Taught by Evolve Physical Therapy certified trainers
Zoom ID: 836-0358-8688
07Light Cardio and Pilates with MandiLight Cardio and Pilates with MandiTime: 10:00 am - 10:30 am
Zoom ID: 621-723-0791
Password: 1
08 09

 

To view our past classes, click here to visit our Senior Exercise Archive!

Senior Lounge

Our Senior Adult Lounge is located on the first floor and is a place where our Senior Adults can socialize, relax, and play games.

We have  card games, Mahjong, backgammon, and chess available for use.

Master Artisans

Our Master Artisans program is focused on being creative, getting hands-on, and learning something new.

We explore different creative outlets such as painting, drawing, baking and more. You do not need to have any previous knowledge or skills for these classes. Classes are structured in order to be engaging and fun for all experience levels.

For more information, contact Ashley Rosen: 718-954-3128

Social Services Programs: Social Groups

Our Social Services department offers special clubs for Seniors to socialize, spend time together, and create friendships. We are currently running the following social clubs:

Men’s Club
Garden Club
New Beginnings, for widows

Click here to visit the Social Services: Social Clubs page to learn more!

Contact

For more information, about our Senior Center, contact Ashley Rosen at 718-954-3128

Ashley Rosen

Director of Senior Center / Fitness Center Supervisor

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Staff

Ashley Rosen

Director of Senior Center / Fitness Center Supervisor