Arts and Entertainment

Activities to Help Beat the Quarantine Blues

BY AMANDA MOSES The COVID-19 pandemic has put a huge pause on life in New York City for over six months. Our daily routines and social activities have been halted,…

Digital Summer Fun

By Amanda Moses • CampComputer: There are still a few weeks left of summer, so it’s with great anticipation that kids who are stuck at home can try a new…

Virtual Educational Opportunities and Fun Programs

Downtown Brooklyn: Have you ever wanted to take ballet, or tap dance lessons, boxing, pilates or yoga? You can do all that or take virtual cooking lessons or join a…

Spring Creek Youth Symphony Ends The Year On A High Note

By Pamela Stern The Spring Creek Youth Symphony (SCYS) and the Abe Stark Primary School (PS) 346’s in school band culminated the school year with a virtual End of the…

Enter the TC Zone Online!

By Amanda Moses Spring Creek Towers’ (SCT) Teen Central (TC) has always been a safe and educational social hub for middle schoolers and high school students in the community.  Throughout…

Virtual Educational Opportunities and Fun Programs

By Pamela Stern Brooklyn Botanic Garden: Virtually connect with nature, and yourself and practice yoga during these special wellness sessions with yoga instructor Sarah Schumann. Experience the beauty and tranquility…

Virtual Brooklyn-Based Entertainment

• Brooklyn Public Library has been offering a wide variety of fun virtual programming while they remain closed during the pandemic. On July 1st, they will be featuring an African…

Virtual Educational Opportunities and Fun Programs

New York State Senator Roxanne Persaud: The senator has been working to bring literacy, social justice awareness, and education to families as they shelter in place during the pandemic. On…

Continuing the Digital Fun

National Park Service’s latest virtual exhibit features the children’s story Horseshoe Crab’s Crown and images of last year’s gallery on the Horseshow Crab Festival. According to the website: “This exhibit,…

Spotlight on Free Online Activities

The New York Philharmonic: This infamous organization is hosting a virtual European Tour from May 11th to May 21st, which will feature past clips of their performances in London, Cologne,…

Free Virtual Exhibits, Activities, and Fun

By Amanda Moses National Park Service is hosting virtual exhibits at the Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge for nature enthusiasts to enjoy. Spring Creek Sun’s, Dean Moses, also has his photos…

Spring Creek Youth Symphony Music Lessons Go Virtual

BY AMANDA MOSES Once a week the Spring Creek Youth Symphony meet with their instructors for one-on-one sessions. In addition, the students participate in group Music Theory lessons. The Spring…

A Spotlight on Fun Virtual Programs

BY AMANDA MOSES Due to COVID-19, it is important that we stay at home, so that we help stop the spread of the coronavirus. There are plenty of free digital…

Free Websites and Applications to Use While You Stay At Home

By Amanda Moses Due to current events, it’s important that we stay at home so that we help stop the spread of the Coronavirus (COVID-19).  Libraries, businesses, and various organizations…

Senior Artists Shine at JASA

BY AMANDA MOSES “You are never too old to learn something new,” a saying usually uttered by teachers to their students, but it’s not often that we are able to…