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.

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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 Adult Lounge is now OPEN!

Monday–Thursday, 12:30 to 4 PM

Bring your cards, games, MahJong tiles, and friends.
The Senior Adult Lounge is open to senior adult members.
Masks are required at all times and social distant guidelines will be adhered to.
We look forward to seeing you there!

This Week’s Schedule:

For additional Community Service events and other events, view our Main Calendar.

 

MONDAY

Chair Yoga with Michelle (In Person)
Monday, February 26th, 8:50 AM

At The Center: Senior Adult Lounge

 

Light Cardio and Pilates with Mandi (In Person)
Monday, February 26th, 10 AM

At The Center: Senior Adult Lounge

 

Israeli Dance with Ora (In Person)
Monday, February 26th, 11 AM

At The Center: Auditorium

 

Women’s Aqua Aerobics (In Person Only)
Monday, February 26th, 12 – 12:45 PM

At The Center: Pool

 

Master Artisans
Monday, February 26th, 12:30 – 3:30 PM

Master Artisans is a senior adult program that educates, coaches, and encourages the development of new artistic skills. Join us to explore past passions and discover new skills.
At The Center: Senior Adult Lounge

 

Beginner’s Hebrew (In Person)
Monday, February 26th, 1:30 PM

Learn the basics of the Hebrew Language and improve your communication skills with Frida Tarrab.
Please RSVP with Aimee at (718) 627-4300
At The Center: Room 206

 

TUESDAY

Zumba with Michelle (In Person)
Tuesday, February 27th, 8:20 – 9:10 AM

At The Center: Senior Adult Lounge

 

Chair Movements w/ Rhythm of Breaths with Hava (In Person)
Tuesday, February 27th, 9:15 – 10:15 AM

At The Center: Senior Adult Lounge

 

Light Conditioning with Mike (In Person)
Tuesday, February 27th, 10:30 – 11:15 AM

At The Center: Senior Adult Lounge

 

Rock Steady Boxing (In Person)
Tuesday, February 27th, 11 AM

For men and women with Parkinson’s disease. No prior boxing experience necessary. The focus is on stretching, strength training, reaction time and balance. Please contact Aldo Oranvil at (718) 258-3300 or [email protected] before attending your first class
At The Center: Room 205

 

Stay Movin’ & Groovin’ with Mike (In Person)
Tuesday, February 27th, 11:20 AM

Join Mike Perez! Focusing on range of motion, balance, and flexibility.
Please RSVP with Aimee at (718) 627-4300
At The Center: Senior Adult Lounge

 

Rock Steading Boxing (Zoom)
Tuesday, February 27th, 12:30 PM

Zoom Code: 83366006163
Password: 622606
Click here to launch Zoom

 

WEDNESDAY

Tai Chi: Arthritis with Ann (In Person)
Wednesday, February 28th, 9 – 9:50 AM

At The Center: Senior Adult Lounge

 

Floor Yoga with Marissa (In Person)
Wednesday, February 28th, 10 – 10:45 AM

At The Center: Senior Adult Lounge

 

Boot Camp with Mike (In Person)
Wednesday, February 28th, 11 AM – 12 PM

At The Center: Room 205

 

Women’s Aqua Aerobics (In Person Only)
Wednesday, February 28th, 12 – 12:45 PM

At The Center: Pool

 

Master Artisans (In Person)
Wednesday, February 28th, 12:30 – 3:30 PM

Master Artisans is a senior adult program that educates, coaches, and encourages the development of new artistic skills. Join us to explore past passions and discover new skills.
At The Center: Senior Adult Lounge

 

THURSDAY

Chair Movements w/ Rhythm of Breaths with Hava (In Person)
Thursday, February 29th, 9 – 10 AM

At The Center: Senior Adult Lounge

 

Drum Exercise with Levi (In Person)
Thursday, February 29th, 10 – 11 AM

A fun and easy to learn class that mixes drums and low intensity exercises to build muscle and burn calories.
At The Center: Senior Adult Lounge

 

Music & Stretch with Levi (In Person)
Thursday, February 29th, 11 AM

At The Center: Senior Adult Lounge

 

Rock Steading Boxing (Zoom)
Thursday, February 29th, 12:30 PM

For Men and Women with Parkinson’s Disease
Zoom Code: 83366006163
Password: 622606
Click here to launch Zoom

 

FRIDAY

Light Cardio and Pilates with Mandi (in-person)
Friday, March 1st, 9 AM

At The Center: Senior Adult Lounge

 

Keep Groovin with Mike (In Person)
Friday, March 1st, 10:10  AM

At The Center: Senior Adult Lounge

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

15 Senior Exercise Classes each week

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, Drum Exercise, Israeli Dance, Zumba, Chair Exercises, Conditioning, Boot Camp, and Women’s Water Aerobics.

Watch for flyers with details and schedule.

MEMBERSHIP FEES

Annual Membership:
Individual: $22/month
Couple: $40/month

• 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.

Application & Use of Bus Rules

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

 

Ari Musoev

Bus Driver

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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

Community Service Programs: Social Groups

Our Community 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
Brain Works
The Merry Women Widows Support Group
New Beginnings for Widows

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

Event Cancellation Policy

Participants may cancel their registration without penalty up until seven (7) days prior to the event or trip. Cancellations received less than seven (7) days before an event or trip will incur a 50% cancellation fee. Cancellations received the day before, the day of, or after an event or trip will not be eligible for a refund or credit.

Contact

For more information, about our Senior Center, contact Ashley Rosen at 718-954-3128 or Aimee Mishaan at (718) 954-3157.

Ashley Rosen

Director of Senior Center / Fitness Center Supervisor

Growing up, Ashley’s grandparents were very much a part of her daily life, even until their last days at the ages of 94 and 95 years old. In fact, she…

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Aimee Mishaan

Senior Adult Department Supervisor

Before coming to the Senior Adult Department Aimee was the Director of Early Childhood Administration. “My passion for children is endless and to see them every day and watch them…

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Events

Bingo & Babka

Mon, Mar 04, 2024

2:00pm - 4:00pm

Trip: Philadelphia Flower Show

Wed, Mar 06, 2024

8:00am - 6:00pm

Trip: NY Historical Society

Tue, Mar 12, 2024

12:00pm - 5:00pm

Senior Purim Party

Wed, Mar 13, 2024

12:30pm - 2:30pm

Ladies Night Out: Masquerade Party

Tue, Mar 19, 2024

6:00pm - 8:30pm

Trip: Eldridge Street Synagogue

Wed, Mar 27, 2024

12:00pm - 5:00pm

Bingo & Baba Ghanoush

Mon, Apr 01, 2024

2:00pm - 4:00pm

Men’s Club: Lunch & Music with Levi

Thu, Apr 04, 2024

12:00am - 11:59pm

Charoset Around the World

Tue, Apr 09, 2024

1:00pm - 3:00pm

Lunch & Show: Gun & Powder

Thu, Apr 11, 2024

10:30am - 5:45pm

Yom Hashoah Candle-Lighting & Movie

Mon, May 06, 2024

1:00pm - 3:00pm

Trip: Brooklyn Botanical Gardens

Wed, May 08, 2024

10:00am - 3:00pm

Mother’s Day Celebration with SBH

Thu, May 09, 2024

12:00am - 11:59pm

Trip: The Mills at Jersey Garden

Wed, May 15, 2024

9:00am - 4:00pm

Men’s Club

Thu, May 16, 2024

1:00pm - 3:00pm

Bingo & Bagels

Mon, May 20, 2024

2:00pm - 4:00pm

Trip: New York Transit Museum

Thu, May 23, 2024

1:00pm - 5:00pm

Trip: Old Westbury Gardens & Mansion Tour

Wed, May 29, 2024

9:00am - 4:00pm

Staff

Ari Musoev

Bus Driver

Ashley Rosen

Director of Senior Center / Fitness Center Supervisor

Aimee Mishaan

Senior Adult Department Supervisor

MONDAY

8:50–9:50 AM: Chair Yoga with Diana, (Zoom & Senior Adult Lounge)

10–11 AM: Light Cardio and Pilates with Mandi (Senior Adult Lounge)

11–11:45 AM: Israeli Dance with Ora (Auditorium)

12–12:45 PM: Women’s Aqua Aerobics (Pool)

 

TUESDAY

9-10 AM: Chair Movements w/ Rhythm of Breaths with Hava (Senior Adult Lounge)

10:15-11:10 AM: Light Conditioning with Michael (Senior Adult Lounge)

11:15 AM –12 PM: Dance with Elena (Room 203)

11:30 –11:45 AM: Hand Yoga with Jamber (Zoom)

 

WEDNESDAY

9–9:50 AM: Tai Chi: Arthritis with Ann (Senior Adult Lounge)

10–10:45 AM: Floor Yoga w/ Marissa (Senior Adult Lounge)

11 AM –12 PM: Boot Camp w/ Michael (Room 205)

12–12:45 PM: Women’s Aqua Aerobics (Pool)

 

THURSDAY

9–10 AM: Chair Movements w/ Rhythm of Breaths with Hava (Senior Adult Lounge)

10 AM–11 AM: Drum Exercise with Levi (Senior Adult Lounge)

11 AM- 12 PM: Music and stretch with Levi (Senior Adult Lounge)

11:30- 11:45 AM: Hand Yoga with Jamber (Zoom) 

 

FRIDAY

9–10 AM: Light Cardio and Pilates with Mandi (Senior Adult Lounge)