CUNY Intergenerational Interviews

Tuesday, August 2nd, 2016


 Room 1 (Yalowitz Rm)

(290 9th Ave.)

Graduate students from the CUNY SPS MA in Applied Theatre are excited to return to Penn South for the
sixth year to create an original piece of theatre based on seniors’ stories. At the interview (Tuesday, August 2nd), come share a favorite memory with one of CUNY’s dynamic students. Then, at the performance (Thursday, August 11th), return to see how the students have woven your story into an original piece of theatre.

Film Screening “He Named Me Malala”


July 28, 2016


Room 1 (Yalowitz Rm)

(290 9th Ave.) 

He Named Me Malala- A look at the events leading up to the Taliban’s attack on Pakistani schoolgirl, Malala Yousafzai, for speaking out on girls’ education followed by the aftermath, including her speech to the United Nations.



Thursday, July 21, 2016

12:30 PM

David Smith Garden

Friends and Neighbors join in the garden just outside the Senior Center for our first summer BBQ of the season! Enjoy kosher hot dogs, chicken sausages, fresh salad and cool beverages while basking in the sun or relaxing in the shade of the full grown trees.

Registration at the Front Desk is REQUIRED by 5pm July 19th, and a $3 contribution is suggested.

Drama Club Performance

Wednesday, July 20th, 2016

5:30 PM

Room 1 (Yalowitz Rm) Building 6A

(290 9th Ave)

The Penn South Drama Class will present their final performance for the semester, which includes scenes from Broadway shows and original scenes written by members. Please join us and be astounded and entertained by your friends and neighbors.

Comedy Improv

Thursday, July 12, 2016


Room 1 (Yalowitz Room)

Building 6A (290 9th Ave)

Laugh and be entertained as members of the comedy improv class showcase their wit and humor during a free end-of-semester improv sketch show.

Film Screening – “The Lives of Others”

Thursday, July 14, 2016


 Room 1 (Yalowitz Rm)

(290 9th Ave.)

The Lives of Others – In 1984 East Berlin, an agent of the secret police, conducting surveillance on a writer and his lover, finds himself becoming increasingly absorbed by their lives.

Film Screening “Out of Africa”

Thursday, June 30th 2016


Room 1 (Yalowitz Rm)

(290 9th Ave.)


Out of Africa – In 20th-century colonial Kenya, a Danish baroness/plantation owner has a passionate love affair with a free-spirited big-game hunter.

Movie + Pizza ($3) “Creed”

Wednesday, June 29th 2016


Room 1 (Yalowitz Rm)

(290 9th Ave.)

Creed” – The former World Heavyweight Champion Rocky Balboa serves as a trainer and mentor to Adonis Johnson, the son of his late friend and former rival Apollo Creed.

9/11 Memorial Museum

Tuesday, June 14, 2016

The National September 11 Memorial & Museum is the principal memorial and museum, respectively, commem-orating the September 11 attacks of 2001 (which killed 2,507 civilians, 72 law enforcement officers, 343 fighters, and 55 military personnel) and the World Trade Center bombing of 1993 (which killed six civilians).

Community: Lower Manhattan

        Transportation: Subway

Depart from PSPS 4:00pm sharp!


Please register at the front desk between 9-5

 Or call 212–243–3670 x 5410. Questions to PSPS Volunteer Joan O’Kray.