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 April 2021 Schedule/Links


Monday

10am Balance Exercise w. Simone

12pm Recipe Swap w. Maria & Lilly

1pm Arts & Crafts w. Alberto

2pm Cosmetology w. Victoria

3pm Paper Crafting w. Lilly


Tuesday

10am Zumba w. Gerri

11am Chair Yoga w. Merielle

12:30pm Visual Arts w. Mariano

1:30pm Dance w. Willie

2:30pm Arts & Crafts w. Victoria


Wednesday

10am Balance Exercise w. Simone

11:30 am Cooking w. Maria & Staff

12:30pm Music w. Willie

1:30 Paper Crafting w. Lilly

3pm Latin Dance w. Jovan


Thursday

10am Zumba w. Gerri

11am Meditation w. Dee

12pm Talent Search w. Monique & Simone

1pm Hairstyles w. Victoria

2pm Bingo w. Maria & Lilly


Friday

10am Breakfast w. Staff

11am Chair Yoga w. Merielle

12pm Stress Relief Painting w. Victoria

1pm Stretch w. Willie

1:30pm Latin Dance w. Jovan

2:30 Nail Design w. Maria


Links

Monday

Balance Exercise w. Simone - https://zoom.us/j/95597800538

Recipe Swap w. Maria & Lilly - https://zoom.us/j/96901776374

Arts & Crafts w. Alberto - https://zoom.us/j/97760858761

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

Paper Crafting w. Lilly - https://zoom.us/j/93823635426?pwd=WmU5Y1hEL0lzNHVvZktJRGNMVjhIdz09


Tuesday

Zumba w. Gerri - https://zoom.us/j/91157835505

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

Visual Arts w. Mariano - https://meet.google.com/wig-krxt-nmq

Arts & Crafts w. Victoria - https://zoom.us/j/96725032928

Dance w. Willie - https://zoom.us/j/96700669546?pwd=Q0hyVnpQWGZrM1BLblFFTmhXd3Uwdz09


Wednesday

Balance Exercise w. Simone – https://zoom.us/j/95597800538

Cooking w. Maria & Staff – https://zoom.us/j/92539640660

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

Paper Crafting w. Lilly - https://zoom.us/j/93823635426?pwd=WmU5Y1hEL0lzNHVvZktJRGNMVjhIdz09



Thursday

Zumba w. Gerri - https://zoom.us/j/91157835505

Meditation w. Dee – https://zoom.us/j/97140590635

Hairstyles w. Victoria – https://zoom.us/j/98152232890

Bingo w. Maria & Lilly – https://zoom.us/j/92047452200


Friday

Breakfast w. Staff - https://zoom.us/j/98936672279

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://zoom.us/j/94719368881

Latin Dance w. Jovan - https://zoom.us/j/93157690989?pwd=eUpBa0FVOWhTdXhDcFNtYTZaQmJydz09

Nail Design w. Maria - https://zoom.us/j/95249166567?pwd=RTNUeURvUzVocEdKTTdoN0o4OXhMdz09


Advisory/Important Meetings

- Let’s Talk Vegetables w. GROW NYC’s Susie Spodek 3/2 @ 2pm

https://zoom.us/j/97186674038

To Call in: 1 929 205 6099 Meeting ID: 971 8667 4038

- Pantry/Compra 3/4 & 3/18

- Advisory/Volunteer/Member Conference Call 3/10 & 3/24 @ 1pm

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

-Daylight Savings – Spring Ahead Saturday March 14th

- Winter Home Safety Presentation 3/16 @ 2pm

https://zoom.us/j/94895074757

To Call in: 1 929 205 6099 Meeting ID: 948 9507 4757 Passcode: 996358

- St. Patrick’s Day Celebration w. DJ Willie 3/17 @ 1 - 3pm

https://zoom.us/j/96068506489?pwd=ZittcDNPcWxreXFKVFpWdWg0N2J4QT09

To Call in: 1 929 205 6099 Meeting ID: 960 6850 6489 Passcode: 898999

-First Day of Spring – Saturday, March 20th

- Elder Abuse Presentation w. T. Orband 3/25 @ 12pm

https://zoom.us/j/94507037269?pwd=TlRaeEZUMEVBbzV3WG9pS0hNcFMzUT09

To Call in: 1 929 205 6099 Meeting ID: 945 0703 7269 Passcode: 719852

- 1st Day of Passover – Saturday, 3/27

- Palm Sunday – Sunday, 3/28


To participate in the Virtual Programming, you need to go to: https://www.milldev.org/virtual-social-programming

Click on the current day, then click on the current time (Classes can only be viewed live on the scheduled day & time).

Then click on the class you wish to view and participate in. Most of the classes are on Zoom or Google Meet so if you do not have it on your device

you must download it first, to open that specific class). Feel free to can call us at the center (718) 388-9242 for a tutorial or any other questions

you may have.





🎄 Happy Holiday's w/ Independance ! 🎄

Through The Years

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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