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APRIL 21, 2018
   WILL IT EVER GET WARM?!

 


Good Neighbors of Park Slope is an all-volunteer, member-driven organization. All events and activities come from YOU, the members. Please check ACTIVITIES OVERVIEW page of our website to sign up to be put on MAILING LISTS for specific interests.
If you would like to help create a group/activity/event,
please contact andi.gnps@gmail.com and we can help make it happen. 

Groups only happen if members initiate!





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WARM UP WITH GNPS!







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Join us for some fun!! There is still time to register!

GNPS SPRING FLING
 REGISTER

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THURSDAY, MAY 3rd, 7-9 PM
Camp Friendship Hall

LIVE ENTERTAINMENT BY "THE ECLECTICS"!!
DELICIOUS SNACKS AND DRINKS
PLEASE CONTRIBUTE YOUR FAVORITE DECADENT DESSERT!
My Decadent Dessert

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SHARE & SUPPORT NEWS
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Share & Support.
Please CALL to register for this program at (929) 352-5708.

For more information about services that are available, click
Request A Volunteer.

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READINGS BY OUR MEMBERS
TUESDAY, April 24, 6:00 PM
Come support our members as they read their published and as yet unpublished works!
Another fabulous evening of our members sharing their writings.
Open to the public and plan to be impressed!
Readings

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MEET OUR COMMUNITY RESOURCES:
American Cancer Society

WEDNESDAY, April 25th, 3:00 PM
Hopefully you will never need their services, but wouldn't it be
valuable to have this information if you need it?
Come meet our new neighbors on 5th Avenue and find out what they do for the community and how they help people whose lives have been affected by cancer.
REGISTER

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ADVANCE DIRECTIVES: WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW

THURSDAY, April 26 12:30
Free lunch to those who register!
NewYork Presbyterian Brooklyn Methodist Hospital
and Good Neighbors of Park Slope
present  
Planning for the Future: Advance Directives
Guest Speaker: Dr. Michael Zablow, MD
Attending Geriatrician and Palliative Care Specialist 

REGISTER


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PLAY READING: The Trysting Place, by GNPS member Mimi D'Aponte
SUNDAY, April 29th, 6:00 PM
Join us for this interesting event.  You may read or listen.
No experience necessary.
Click for more information and to register: Play Reading

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MEET OUR COMMUNITY RESOURCES:
BINGO at Prospect Hill Senior Services Center

TUESDAY, May 15th, 2:00 PM
Learn about this amazing community center, followed by a
fun afternoon of Bingo with our friends at Prospect Hill.  
Find out more about our hosts and win prizes!

REGISTER


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FUNERAL PLANNING
TUESDAY, June 5th, 2:00 PM
General information everyone should know!
Presentation will be by our friends at Duffy's Funeral Home.
This is an informational presentation and not a sales pitch.  Good Neighbors of Park Slope
does not endorse, promote or advertise for any private business.
However some of our local businesses do presentations of general interest for our members.
REGISTER

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GNPS ART SHOW
CHOCOLATERIA, 228 7th Avenue
March 20 - June 1
Come in and check out what our artists have done!

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NEW COMMUNITY POLICING PROGRAM!!

PARK SLOPE NOW HAS NEW POLICE OFFICERS WHO 
WANT TO GET TO KNOW US AND HEAR OUR CONCERNS.

Park Slope has been divided into 4 sectors (A, B, C & D), and each sector has
2 officers assigned to meet the residents, listen to our concerns and develop
solutions! Each sector will be having meetings throughout the year that we can attend,
and we can invite the officers to meetings that we organize as well.

FIND OUT WHICH SECTOR YOU ARE IN BY CLICKING HERE:

MY POLICING SECTOR
(Be sure to insert your FULL address, including "Brooklyn, NY" and zip code)

You will then be able to register your email address to 

receive invitations to future sector meetings.

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IMPORTANT SURVEY:  Good Neighbors of Park Slope and NewYork-Presbyterian Brooklyn Methodist Hospital are working together to prevent FALLS.  If you have a story to share, we'd love to hear from you.  Your personal information will not be shared.  When I Fell Survey


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AND MORE FUN GATHERINGS
TO WARM YOU UP...
Register on the Calendar Events & Sign Up page.



THURSDAY, April 26th,
7:30 PM
FOLK SINGING GROUP
Enjoy singing with others.  This group meets the last Thursday of each month.

SUNDAY, April 29th,
2:00 PM
SUNDAY AFTERNOON AT THE MOVIES
Join other Good Neighbors to see a new movie and perhaps have a snack or drink together after. The name and location of the movie will be sent to everyone who is on the Activities Overview Movie Club list. No registration is necessary.

FRIDAY, May 4th, 
4:30 PM
FIRST FRIDAY SIP AND SCHMOOZE! 
Cocktails and Conversation, on the first Friday of the month. Happy Hour at a local restaurant. Please join us! No need to register for this one, just stop by. THIS MONTH WE WILL BE AT PROVINI, 1302 8th Avenue, at 13th Street.

THURSDAY, May 10th,
1:00 PM

BUBBLE SQUAD WORKSHOP
Have fun learning to blow bubbles! As members of the GNPS Bubble Squad we will attend Park Slope community events to blow bubbles and teach others how to do it.  Let's fill Park Slope with the joy of blowing bubbles!


MONDAY, May 14th,
10:00 - 12:00 Noon

SECOND COFFEE at Uptown Roasters.
An opportunity to mingle with old and new friends.
No registration necessary...just show up!

PLEASE CHECK CALENDAR FOR SCHEDULE AND GROUP OPENINGS.
BOOK CLUBS:  CLASSICAL FICTION, CONTEMPORARY FICTION (3 groups), NON-FICTION
Ongoing groups meet monthly.  Check the Calendar to see what they are reading and join one that appeals to you. If the group you would like is full, please let us know.
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GAMES, GAMES, GAMES!

Games are posted on the calendar. Please check the calendar for dates. If you are interested in joining but the group is full, please contact us or the host to request to be put on the wait list. You must register for each session you plan to attend so that we know who to contact if there are any last-minute changes and to make sure we don't have too many or too few people showing up.  Please go to the Calendar of Events and Sign Up to register for the date and activity you can attend.

CHESS CLUB, CANASTA, FRIENDLY POKER GAME, POKER LEVEL II, SCRABBLE, MAH JONG, BRIDGE and more...

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MOVEMENT AND MEDITATION
Check the Calendar of Events and Sign Up for more information about our movement groups and to register.
MINDFUL MEDITATION, THROUGH GENTLE MOVEMENT WE FIND HEALTH,
NIA, SUNDAY MORNING WALKING GROUP.
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FRIDAYS,  Potluck Dinner for Singles.

 Please contact Sharon at  goldzweigs@coned.com for more information.

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DON'T FORGET TO CHECK OUR WEBSITE:  
Bulletin & Wish Board:  Check out this page to find out what our members are searching for, like Jean who is seeking a loving home for her multi-colored Love Birds, who come complete with cage and starter bird seed. See Pet Adoption Needed.

Senior Discounts:  On this page check out the many opportunities to get DISCOUNTS from local businesses, just for being a senior! All have been recommended by our members.

Community Announcements:  Do you want to know what is going on in our community outside of GNPS? Check our Community Announcements page often!



If you are having any difficulty using this site please call us at 917-947-9121
 
 
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