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JULY 8, 2018
   IT'S SUMMER!

 


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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WANT TO STAY COOL?
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GNPS Artists have done it again!
Brooklyn Waterfront Artists Coalition (BWAC)
Summer Show Salon Gallery

features 30 of our members!

combined


PLEASE VISIT AND ENJOY!
Opening Reception Saturday July 28th 1-6 PM
Show continues every Saturday and Sunday 1-6 PM
until Sunday, August 19th.

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SECOND COFFEE
MONDAY, July 9th, 10-12 (drop in any time!)
(and 2nd Monday of each month)
Uptown Roasters - Back Room
7th Avenue between 10-11 Streets

An opportunity to mingle with old and new friends. Casual, friendly, no agendas. No need to register, but you can register if you want to receive a reminder Second Coffee - 7/9/2018
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AFTERNOON SCRABBLE
TUESDAY, July 10th
2:00 PM (new day & time!)

Come and enjoy an afternoon of games and friendship!
Scrabble

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AFTERNOON "TEA"

THURSDAY, July 26th, 3:30 PM
Uptown Roasters - Back Room

7th Avenue between 10-11 Streets
An opportunity to mingle with old and new friends. Casual, friendly, no agendas.
Great coffee, great beer, great wine,
oh yeah, and tea!
No registration necessary, but you can register if you want a reminder Tea
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Next ORGANIZING MEETING
FOR MEMBER BUDDY SYSTEM

WEDNESDAY, August 1st, 2:30 PM
Are you interested in having someone check-in with you regularly?
If so, come to this meeting to plan how this system would work.
This meeting will help us move forward with this project which could provide peace of mind 
for a 
number
 of our members who live alone. 
Register here:

BUDDY SYSTEM MEETING

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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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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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OTHER WAYS TO STAY COOL...
Register on the Calendar Events & Sign Up page.


MONDAYS, every week
3:30 PM
AFTERNOON FRIENDLY POKER GAME
For members who have skill and ability to play but are open to suggestions for improving!

MONDAYS, every week
7:00 PM
MINDFUL MEDITATION
The meditation approach is mindfulness, learning to be present with both our mental and physical experiences.

MONDAY afternoons
1:00 PM
CONVERSACION EN ESPANOL
Come join us for an afternoon session in conversational Spanish! Ability to converse in Spanish is required.

TUESDAYS, every week
10:30 AM
PHOTO GROUP
Weekly meetings to work on photo images and post processing. New members always welcome. Bring your photos on a memory stick.

SUNDAY, July 29th
afternoon

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.



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.

FRIENDLY POKER GAME, POKER LEVEL II, SCRABBLE, BRIDGE and more...

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and DON'T FORGET TO CHECK OUR WEBSITE:  
Community ResourcesFind out about all kinds of services that are available for seniors in our community and the city and state.

Bulletin & Wish Board:  Check out this page to find out what our members are offering or searching for.

Member Resource ExchangeNeed information on reliable service-providers recommended by other members?  Check out this page! And send in your recommendations of service people that you think are great.

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.



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