Senior News

SCT Game Night!

On Thursday, April 15th,  Spring Creek Towers  and IGOTITTOO hosted their very first Zoom Game Night! Residents enthusiastically gathered online for an hour and a half of pure fun.  This…

Spring Creek Senior Partners Host Pop Up Vaccine Site

On March 11th, 12th and 13th, Spring Creek Senior Partners (SCSP) partnered with the Department for the Aging (DFTA) to have a pop-up vaccination site at the Brooklyn Sports Club…

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…

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…