Central Queens Adult and Senior Center

Commonpoint Queens' Senior programming offers fresh, innovative and engaging programs. We offer social, recreational and educational activities that have been carefully designed for the needs of older

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Commonpoint Queens’ Senior programming aims to offer fresh, innovative and engaging programs for our members. We offer a full range of social, recreational and educational activities that have been carefully designed to address the specific needs of older adults.

Dance for PD Community Class – February 5 at 10:00 a.m.

Mark Morris Dance Group invites you to a Dance for PD Community Class in collaboration with Commonpoint Queens Central Queens. Dance for PD participants explore movement and music in ways that are enjoyable, stimulating, and creative. This class is appropriate for anyone with PD no matter how advanced, regardless of dance experience. With advanced registration, class is offered free of charge to persons with Parkinson’s, their families, friends and care partners.

Free Hearing Screening – February 13 at 11:00 a.m.

The Commonpoint Queens Central Queens Senior Department will be offering free hearing screenings by Dr. Jason Thomas from St. John’s University. Please pre-register by calling Ellen at 718-268-5011 ext. 160

Programs for Winter 2020:

Drama Workshop – Thurs. at 12:45 p.m.

Scott Klavan, our director, has performed on Broadway, Off-Broadway & on TV. He is a lifetime member of The Actors Studio and teaches at the 92nd Street Y. We will even have a public performance!

Hebrew Ulpan – Thurs. at 8:30 a.m.

From beginners through advanced lessons.

Mixed Media, Collage, Painting, & 3 -Dimensional Art – Tues. at 12:15 p.m.

With a variety of materials, participants will make art such as boxes, mosaics, bowls, sculptures, batik and prints. Materials included. With experienced artist and teacher Sandy Izhakoff.

Painting Workshop – Wed. at 12:10 p.m.

With a variety of materials, participants will make art such as boxes, mosaics, bowls, sculptures, batik and prints. Materials included. With experienced artist and teacher Sandy Izhakoff.

Click here for Winter 2020 Cultural Arts and Jewish Heritage Classes

Activities and Programs include a variety of day and evening offerings such as:

  • Daily lunch program
  • Retirement and financial workshops
  • Yoga, Zumba, Pilates, and Balance Training fitness classes
  • Computer, Writing, Poetry, and Memory Workshop
  • Wonderful programs featuring a guest lecturer or author
  • Weekly “P.E.R.C” meeting group for seniors looking to engage in fascinating discussions
  • Jewish cultural experiences and opportunities
  • Volunteer opportunities, such as reading to the children of our Nursery School – a wonderful inter-generational program
  • Variety of small groups led by qualified leaders
  • Monthly “Simcha Parties” to celebrate our members and all of their joyous occasions of the month.

Our programs seek to reach out to those looking to broaden their social, spiritual and cultural horizons. We aim to enrich and enhance the quality of life of all of our members.

For more information please contact Shelly Channan, Director, at [email protected] or call (718) 268-5011 ext. 421

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