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JASA Hosts Annual Veterans Celebration

BY AMANDA MOSES Every year, JASA Starrett Senior Center hosts a patriotic concert for Veterans Day. Throughout the years, the center has had a dedicated group of veterans who have…

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November is National Native American Heritage Month

BY AMANDA MOSES Since the turn of the century, various political figures in the United States have attempted to commemorate a day that recognizes the significant contributions Native Americans have…

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Thanksgiving Day Facts

Thanksgiving Day History: The first Thanksgiving was celebrated between the Pilgrims and the Indians in 1621. That first feast was a three day affair. Life for the early settlers was difficult. The fall…

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Students Walk for A Cure

By Amanda Moses On October 20th, Frederick Douglass Academy (FDA) VIII participated in their annual breast cancer walk around Spring Creek Towers (SCT). Close to 100 sixth, seventh, and eighth…

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Building a Brand in a Mobile First World

By Amanda Moses Advertising Week in Times Square is an amazing opportunity for businesses, entrepreneurs, and other innovators to build their brand with the help of seminars and panels led…

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New York Film Festival Premieres: Mudbound

By Dean Moses Last issue we reviewed The Meyerowitz Stories (New and Selected), this week we are looking at Mudbound, but what do these two films have in common? They…

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Students Showcase Digital Photography Talent

BY AMANDA MOSES In the last issue of the Spring Creek Sun, we highlighted both a new program developed for Spring Creek Towers’ Teen Central, TC Vision, and a media…

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WWE218 Review

By Dean Moses Game: WWE2K18 Platform:  Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Microsoft Windows Rating: T for Teen Cost: $59.99 The yearly release of sports titles like FIFA or the…

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Spring Creek Senior Partners’ Celebrate National Hispanic Heritage Month

By Pamela Stern National Hispanic Heritage Month is celebrated from mid-September to mid-October as a way to pay tribute to the generations of Hispanic Americans who have positively influenced and enriched our…

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Spring Creek Recreational Fund’s Urban Garden Classroom’s Fall Bounty

By Amanda Moses Students at PS 346 are excited to be back in the Spring Creek Recreational Fund’s (SCRF) Urban Garden Classroom (UGC) to help Garden Educator, Jacqui Roytman, harvest…

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Cosplay and Fun at New York Comic Con!!

By Amanda Moses October is a month of creativity for costume lovers, cosplayers, and comic book aficionados because of New York Comic Con, an annual four-day convention extravaganza at the…

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TC Vision Develops Afterschool Media Club

BY AMANDA MOSES Over the course of the year, Spring Creek Teen Central has been developing TC Vision, a program that aims to enhance member’s awareness of technology, media trends,…

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The New York Film Festival Premieres: The Meyerowitz Stories (New and Selected)

By Dean Moses The New York Film Festival is one of the largest entertainment celebrations in the state. Primarily held at Lincoln Center and brimming with celebrity appearances, the 55th…

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Seniors Help Harvest For Community Food Pantry

BY AMANDA MOSES On October 14th, Sisters With Purpose (SWP) held their bi-weekly food pantry in the Brooklyn Sports Club (BSC), which consisted of bread, cereal, canned and dry goods….