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Tuesday, September 20, 2016

Upcoming Daily Schedule Of Events At The Carter Burden Roosevelt Island Seniors Center, Special Events Too - ADA Celebration, Fresh Food For Seniors, Emergency Preparation, Donation Drive For Children's Clothing & Metro Card Van

There's alot going on at the Carter Burden Center For The Aging program at the Roosevelt Island Senior Center.

For instance, today learn about the facts and myths of hearing loss.

Below is the upcoming daily schedule of events, including lunch, at the Carter Burden Roosevelt Island Senior Center:
The Roosevelt Island Senior Center

A Program of the Carter Burden Center for the Aging

Address: 546 Main Street; Phone: 212-980-1888

Our updated schedule:


10:00 Zumba

1:00 Ping Pong

1:00 Jewelry Making


10:00 Computers

10:30 Salsa

11:30 Blood Pressure

1:00 Paint & Sculpt


9:30 Hunter Nursing Program

9:30 Seated Yoga

10:30 Health Is Wealth (Fitness)

1:00 Art Workshop

1:00 Bridge

1:30 Scrabble


10:00 Computers

10:30 Zumba

12:30 Movie & Discussion

1:00 Knit & Crochet

2:00 Birthday Celebration (every 3rd Thursday)


9:30 Forever Young (Fitness)

10:30 Computers

1:00 Seated Yoga & Dance

1:00 Art Workshop

1:00 Korean Social
Special Events at the Center:

Art Workshop Installation & Reception - Wednesday, September 28th, 2:30PM-4:00PM

Emergency Preparedness w/ Senator Serrano’s Office & The American Red Cross - Wednesday, September 28th, 11:00AM-2:00PM

Donation Drive for Children & Youth Foundation  - Wednesday, September 28th, 9:00AM-5:00PM

American Disabilities Act (ADA) Celebration - Thursday, September 29th, 4:00PM-7:00PM

Fresh Food for Seniors Sign Up, $8 per bag of fresh produce - Monday & Tuesday, October 3rd & 4th, 11:00AM-1:00PM; bag pick is Wednesday, October 12th, 3:00PM-5:00PM

Every 2nd Monday, from 11:00AM-12:30PM, the MetroCard Van will be outside the Senior Center to help seniors sign up for reduced-fair MetroCards
More information on the Carter Burden Center for the Aging Roosevelt Island Senior Center available at their web site and at the Roosevelt Island Seniors Facebook Page.

Below is video from July 29 meeting of Carter Burden Center Executive Director Bill Dionne and Roosevelt Island program director Lisa Fernandez with Roosevelt Island seniors to review the Senior Center Survey of needs and wishes

as well as the hiring and firing of instructors

for popular programs.

If you are over the age of 60, check out the Carter Burden Center for the Aging Roosevelt Island Seniors Center. 

Also, if you would like to volunteer at the Senior Center, let them know as well.