Independence Neighborhood Center

Maria Rodriguez

Program Director of Independence Neighborhood Center

718-388-9242

Site Address:

114 Taylor Street, Brooklyn, NY 11249

Center Activity Calendar

Independence January 2021 Schedule/Links


Monday

10am Balance Exercise w. Simone

12pm Recipe Swap w. Maria & Lilly

1:30pm Arts & Crafts w. Alberto

2pm Cosmetology w. Victoria

3pm Latin Dance w. Jovan


Thursday

9 – 12:30 (Pantry 1/7 & 1/21)

11am Meditation w. Dee

11pm Guess that Tune w. Patricia

1pm Hairstyles w. Victoria

2pm Bingo w. Maria & Lilly

Tuesday

10am Zumba w. Gerri

11am Chair Yoga w. Merielle

12:30pm Visual Arts w. Mariano

1:30pm Arts & Crafts w. Victoria

2pm Stretch Bands w. Nathaniel


Friday

10am Breakfast w. Staff

11am Chair Yoga w. Merielle

12pm Stress Relief Painting w. Victoria

1pm Stretch w. Willie

1pm Latin Dance w. Jovan

2pm Devise Discussion w. Jasmine

Wednesday

10am Balance Exercise w. Simone

11:30am Cooking w. Maria & Staff

12:30pm Music w. Willie

1pm Jeopardy MPAA

2pm Stretch Bands w. Nathaniel

2pm Device Discussion w. Jasmine



Links

Monday

Balance Exercise w. Simone - https://www.milldev.org/monday#h.edw6ydch0djt

Recipe Swap w. Maria & Lilly - https://www.milldev.org/monday#h.kv1ff59dku1b

Arts & Crafts w. Alberto - https://www.milldev.org/monday#h.1wdzb2q8niyp

Cosmetology w. Victoria - https://zoom.us/j/91973484617?pwd=S25OcW12cFZQTmhwSmJHSXhpNWtFdz09

Latin Dance w. Jovan - https://www.milldev.org/monday#h.omj12tegi3j


Tuesday

Zumba w. Gerri - https://www.milldev.org/tuesday#h.yx9per3f24o6

Chair Yoga w. Merielle - https://zoom.us/j/97182017624?pwd=b2tBZVgydGpkaHNGZXAvQ0pZRnM3dz09

Manicures w. Arelis - https://www.milldev.org/tuesday#h.l88wlutbcyle

Visual Arts w. Mariano - https://www.milldev.org/tuesday#h.eccec49pvxum

Arts & Crafts w. Victoria - https://www.milldev.org/tuesday#h.z9hqex9k0fxm

Stretch Bands w. Nathaniel - https://www.milldev.org/tuesday#h.ftbw205lm8rd


Wednesday

Balance Exercise w. Simone – https://www.milldev.org/wednesday#h.px38u5g3i1g4

Cooking w. Maria & Staff – https://www.milldev.org/wednesday#h.cicpa7p3nj0n

Music w. Willie - https://zoom.us/j/98974335712?pwd=bHJndTNoeTRUTXhVS1ovOTZxdFVGUT09

Jeopardy MPAA – https://www.milldev.org/wednesday#h.8mr8y3io9wvd

Stretch Bands w. Nathaniel – https://www.milldev.org/wednesday#h.8mr8y3io9wvd

Device Discussion w. Jasmine & Kevin – https://www.milldev.org/wednesday#h.u3y1bg886sg3




Thursday

Meditation w. Dee – https://www.milldev.org/thursday#h.cjrpppjbvyj0

Guess that Tune w. Patricia – https://www.milldev.org/thursday#h.2sxir9w52jnj

Cooking w. Diane & Miriam - https://www.milldev.org/thursday#h.4qpdxrgobero

Hairstyles w. Victoria – https://www.milldev.org/thursday#h.zf3gzqypo7g3

Bingo w. Maria & Lilly – https://www.milldev.org/thursday#h.gnnzfl61wi3n


Friday

Breakfast w. Staff - https://www.milldev.org/friday#h.m06fkra44zwq

Chair Yoga w. Merielle - https://zoom.us/j/97182017624?pwd=b2tBZVgydGpkaHNGZXAvQ0pZRnM3dz09

Stress Relief Painting w. Victoria - https://zoom.us/j/98277690673?pwd=ZmpJL0tmOXh0Z2t2TTcyNEt4cDZVZz09

Stretch w. Willie - https://www.milldev.org/friday#h.u08loz6t2gft

Latin Dance w. Jovan - https://www.milldev.org/friday#h.gkz2xtaw0lvk

Device Discussion w. Jasmine - https://www.milldev.org/friday#h.e9tygyjhdnxa



Advisory/Important Meetings

CENTER CLOSED - New Year’s Day 1/1

Pantry/Compra 1/7 & 1/21

Advisory/Volunteer/Member Conference Call 1/6 & 1/20 @ 1pm

(Call: 712-832-8330 Access Code: 261 1772)

Elder Abuse Presentation 1/13 @ 11am

https://zoom.us/j/9115935257

(To call in +1 929 205 6099 Meeting ID: 911 593 5257)

CENTER CLOSED – Martin Luther King Jr. Day 1/18

Winter Home Safety Presentation 1/19 @ 2pm

https://zoom.us/j/94895074757?pwd=ZGF2Y21DWUNrUXd6eGwyYXdTVTl4QT09

(To call in +1 929 205 6099 Meeting ID: 948 9507 4757, Passcode: 996358

Nutrition Presentation w. Maria Jensen from Woodhull Hospital 1/27 @ 1:30pm

https://zoom.us/j/97226468550?pwd=Yml0b0owZ1VoeVZJWGZXVWlZOUVwUT09

(To call in +1 929 205 6099 Meeting ID: 972 2646 8550, Passcode: 105093)

Staff/Hosts

Alberto Perez (Arts & Crafts w. Alberto)

Tel: (347) 780-6946 Email: Luisduarte2120@gmail.com


Mariano Henestrosa (Visual Arts w. Mariano)

Tel: (646) 204-0148 Email: mariano.f.henestrosa@gmail.com


Merielle Moffatt (Chair Yoga)

Tel: 425-503-7456 Email: meriellemoffatt@gmail.com






🎄 Happy Holiday's w/ Independance ! 🎄

Happy Birthday Elsie Mayer and Sylvia Rosen!

Ms. Elsie, in the checked jacket, turned a respectable 108 this year. Ms. Sylvia broke into triple digits at 100!

Happy birthday to you both and we look forward to seeing you for a long time!

FOURTH OF JULY

Puerto Rican Pride BBQ

DOT Grandparents Safety Day


Visual Arts

Visual Arts Workshops/classes from the SU CASA program through the Brooklyn Arts Council.

Sandal Making Class

Valentine's Day Party

Willie Saves the Day!

Willie Perkins, employee of Independence Neighborhood Center, receives an award for his heroic action during Ms. Elsie's 107 birthday celebration on December 21, 2018. An aid worker was enjoying her lunch when she started to show signs of choking, that's when Willie jumped into action and used his knowledge of First Aid Response and performed the Heimlich on her and saved her life! Hip hip hooray, Willie saved the day!

Miss Elise Turns 107 Years Young!

Millennium Development at Independence Neighborhood center threw participant, Elsie Mayer, a 107th birthday party.

Sip & Paint Class

Arts & Crafts Class

Our arts & crafts class meets every Wednesday and Friday. Shown here are our active adults sewing a teddy bear