Senior News

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…

Free Masks Donated to the SCT Community

On July 30th, Spring Creek Senior Partners (SCSP) hosted a mask distribution outside of 1390 Pennsylvania Avenue (adjacent to the Spring Creek Shopping Center’s parking lot).   Over 14,000 masks were…

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…

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…

Spring Creek Senior Partners’ Health Fair

BY: PAMELA STERN Spring Creek Senior Partners (SCSP) held their annual health fair on Friday, February 21st in the Brooklyn Sports Club’s gym from 11am to 2pm. This health fair…

JASA Seniors Learn to Tie-Dye

BY AMANDA MOSES JASA Starrett Seniors Center’s members are reliving the 1960s with an old-school psychedelic style, tie-dye. The process of tie-dye, also known as “tied-and-dyed,” is a technique that…

Senator Persaud Hosts Medicare Talk

BY AMANDA MOSES On February 20th, New York State Senator Roxanne Persaud and the nonprofit organization, AARP, hosted a “Senior Medicare Talk” at the Brooklyn Sports Club (BSC) from 4pm…

JASA Kicks Off Holidays with a Birthday Bash

BY AMANDA MOSES On December 18th, JASA Starrett Senior Center kicked off the holiday season with their quarterly birthday party in the lower level of the Brooklyn Sports Club (BSC)…

A Jovial Celebration with Spring Creek Senior Partners

BY AMANDA MOSES On Thursday, December 12th, Spring Creek Senior Partners (SCSP) reined in the holidays with a festive party in the Brooklyn Sports Club’s (BSC) gymnasium. “Our theme for…

JASA Hosts Annual Veterans Day Extravaganza

On November 13th, JASA Starrett Senior Center decorated the Brooklyn Sports Club’s (BSC) Aspen room in the grand old stars and stripes in celebration of Veterans Day. Every year, the…

Crocheting the Fabric of Kindness

BY AMANDA MOSES The Vandalia Sensational Seniors are interlocking the fabric of kindness one strand at a time with their crochet club (at the Vandalia Senior Center). Under the guidance…

Seniors Explore Latin Culture

BY AMANDA MOSES On October 11th, Spring Creek Senior Partners (SCSP) celebrated National Hispanic Heritage Month with their annual Latin cultural presentation by HUD Service Coordinator, Denise Ruiz. National Hispanic…

JASA’s Annual Rosh Hashanah Celebration

BY AMANDA MOSES On September 26th, JASA Starrett Senior Center kicked off the Jewish New Year with their annual Rosh Hashanah party in the lower level of the Brooklyn Sports…

SCSP Tastes International Flavors At Cultural Festival

On August 28th, the rhythm and rhyme of Jamaican, Latin, Russian, and other cultures could be heard and felt at Spring Creek Senior Partners’ (SCSP) Annual International Cultural Festival in…

JASA Celebrates Its 40th Anniversary

BY AMANDA MOSES On August 15th, JASA Starrett Senior Center celebrated 40 years of dedicated service to the Spring Creek Towers’ (SCT) community in the lower level of the Brooklyn…