BBQ

Thursday, August 18th, 2016 at 12:30pm

 David Smith Garden

Friends and Neighbors join in the garden just outside the Senior Center for our second 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 August 16th, and a $3 contribution is suggested.

Parkinson’s Partners

Wednesday, August 17 & 31 2016

11:00 AM

Kagle Room (Building 6B)

(280 9th Ave)

 

Parkinson’s Partners is a new peer support group for people living with the disease. Come and be supported in a safe space to connect with others and learn about resources in the community. If you have any questions or would like to sign up please speak with the Front Desk at 212-243-3670.

Knowing Your Body Series: Body Maintenance – What is Normal?

Tuesday, August 16th, 2016 at 11:30am

 Room 1 (Yalowitz Rm) (290 9th Ave.)

Led by Marie Claire Roberts Ph.D., MS, RN from Pace University. When should you seek medical attention? Be active in how to care for your body as it ages. Learn about the needs of your body and when to determine if it’s a medical issue.

Transportation Alternative (Pedestrian Safety)

Thursday, August 4th, 2016

2:30pm

 Room 1 (Yalowitz Rm)

(290 9th Ave.)

Join Transportation Alternatives to talk about walking safety in NYC. We’ll discuss your rights as pedestrians, practical strategies for keeping yourself safe, and ways you can get involved in pushing for street redesigns that make streets safer for everyone

Film Screening “Something’s Gotta Give”

Wednesday, August 3rd, 2016

5:30pm

 Room 1 (Yalowitz Rm)

(290 9th Ave.)

Something’s Gotta Give – A swinger on the cusp of being a senior citizen with a taste for young women falls in love with an accomplished woman closer to his age.

CUNY Intergenerational Interviews

Tuesday, August 2nd, 2016

3:30pm

 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”

Thursday,

July 28, 2016

2:30pm

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.

 

BBQ

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

11:45am

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.