Health

Tour of Spring Creek Towers Vaccination Center

By Amanda Moses Get ready to roll up your sleeves because eligible New York residents can now get their COVID-19 vaccine at 1310 Pennsylvania Avenue (1st floor). The vaccination site…

Maimonides Medical Center Returns for Second Dose

Earlier this month, some 1,000 Spring Creek Towers (SCT) residents received their first dose of the Pfizer vaccine at a pop-up vaccination site staffed by Maimonides Medical Center at the…

Vegetables and Homemade Pasta-Voila!

By: Pamela Stern Garden Educator, Jacqui Roytman has teamed up with Sensei Parnel Legros to teach the Starrett Judo Club’s judokas about nutritional content in the foods that they eat…

Garden Basics

By Amanda Moses Garden Educator, Jacqui Roytman continues to cook up fun lessons with students in the Starrett Judo Club online and their parents! Every Monday from 5 pm to…

Spring Creek Towers Hosts Pop-Up Vaccine Site

By Amanda Moses The lower level of the Brooklyn Sports Club (BSC) has been a shell of its former self since the dawn of the pandemic. What was once a…

Spring Creek Senior Partners Mask Distribution

Spring Creek Senior Partners hosted another successful mask giveaway on February 25 distributing KN95 masks to more than 350 Spring Creek Towers (SCT) residents. In addition to receiving 10 masks…

DIY Herb Garden in a Carton

By Amanda Moses Every Tuesday Garden Educator Jacqui Roytman hosts a garden-based, nutritional session with students in the Starrett Judo Club online. From 4 pm to 5 pm, Roytman joins…

Judo Students Learn About Gardening and Nutrition

Garden Educator, Jacqui Roytman and Judo Coach, Parnel Legros are teaming up to provide nutritional lessons to judokas (judo students) and their families.  Every Tuesday from 4 pm to 5…

Judokas Advance in Belt Promotions

By: Pamela Stern The Starrett Judo Club judoakas (students) have made great strides in their training during the pandemic. Discipline, determination and hard work all lead to level advancement and…

Walking For A Cure

By Pamela Stern Abe Stark Primary School’s (PS) 346 wanted to continue their annual acknowledgment of Breast Cancer Awareness month, where students, staff and the members of the PTA participated…

COVID-19 Testing Site at Spring Creek Towers!

BY AMANDA MOSES Earlier this month, a COVID-19 testing site has opened in Spring Creek Towers to help protect your health, family, and community. Testing and tracking is a necessary…

Spring Creek Senior Partners Hosts Mask and Farmer’s Market Voucher Distribution

On September 30th, Spring Creek Senior Partners (SCSP) hosted a mask and Farmer’s Market Voucher distribution outside of their office at 160 Schroeders Ave. Both the coupons and masks were…

COVID-19: Community Conversations Mental Health, Equity and Resilience on Oct 8th

The Covid-19 pandemic is a global shared traumatic experience that disrupts and affects our families, friends and communities. In NYC and nationally, people of color are disproportionally affected by COVID-19….

Judokas Sizzling Summer Lessons

By: Pamela Stern The Starrett City Judo Club students are virtually practicing and strengthening their Judo moves this summer. Additionally, they are having lessons about nutrition and how to prepare…

Free COVID-19 Testing Mobile Site at SCT

NYC Health+ Hospitals and Gotham Health East New York have been offering free COVID-19 testing at a temporary mobile site in the Brooklyn Sports Club’s parking lot from June 29th…