Health

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…

Share Your Thanks During Nurses Week

By Amanda Moses National Nurses week begins on Wednesday, May 6th and ends Tuesday, May 12th. These amazing individuals are on the frontlines of medicine. Nurses are the first people…

Spring Creek Senior Partners Nutrition & Health

BY: PAMELA STERN On April 17th, Spring Creek Senior Partners (SCSP) members started their first virtual Nutrition and Health class on Zoom. This is an online platform that allows individuals…

Starrett City Girl Scouts Donate Cookies to Healthcare Workers

By Amanda Moses On April 4th, the Starrett City Girl Scouts (SCGS) donated ten cases of cookies to healthcare workers at New York Presbyterian Hospital and Memorial Sloan Kettering Hospital…

Virtual Exercise and Nutrition with Coach Legros

BY AMANDA MOSES On Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays, Coach Parnel Legros hosts virtual judo and nutrition lessons for the Starrett Judo Club utilizing the video/audio application, Zoom. Students are ready…

Spring Creek Senior Partners Exercise Classes Go Virtual

BY: PAMELA STERN Spring Creek Senior Partners (SCSP) members started their first virtual Age Perfect and Stronger Longer exercise classes on Zoom this past week, Zoom is an online platform…

Open House at the Brooklyn Sports Club

BY: PAMELA STERN The Brooklyn Sports Club (BSC) held an Open House on Monday, February 17th from 6am to 10pm. This was an opportunity for people who are considering joining…

Students are Making Strides for Breast Cancer

October is Breast Cancer Awareness month, and schools within the Spring Creek Towers’ community are banding together to shed light on this deadly disease by hosting fundraisers for cancer organizations….

October Fun at the Brooklyn Sports Club

BY AMANDA MOSES The Brooklyn Sports Club (BSC) has hosted several spectacular events this month to continue its outreach to new members as well as embrace family fun with a…

Safety Sunday at Spring Creek Towers

The sun was shining and the music was pumping in the basketball courts just outside of the Brooklyn Sports Club (BSC) for “Safety Sunday” on August 4th  sponsored by Jack…

Welcome to the Brooklyn Sports Club

BY AMANDA MOSES On July 28th, the Brooklyn Sports Club (BSC) held an interactive open house for all to enjoy. Attendees were given free access to the facility, which features…