Attention 14Y Members: Please note that 14Y’s building will be closed on Wednesday, June 19th, for an important facilities upgrade, in addition to our previously announced program closures for Juneteenth.

SCBL Schedule

June 2024 Schedule

Sirovich Classes and Programs Schedule 

All classes are accessible, free, and led by professional instructors and teaching artists. Each class offers a great opportunity to learn new skills or revisit old pastimes as well as engage with your community.

JUNE 2024 PROGRAM CALENDARS JUNE 2024 MEAL CALENDAR

 

Meal Information

In Person Breakfast

Monday – Friday | 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM
Tickets available for purchase 8:30 AM – 9:30 AM in the 1st floor Auditorium. Dining room opens at 8:30 AM. Members have to exit the dining room at 10:30 AM. Thank you for your cooperation.

In Person Lunch

Monday – Friday | 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
Tickets available for purchase 11:30 AM – 12:55 PM in the 1st floor in the Auditorium. Dining room opens at 11:30 AM. Members have to exit the dining room at 1:30 PM. Thank you for your cooperation.

Pantry

June Pantries
Wednesday, June 5 | 1:45 – 4:00 PM | Auditorium

Please arrive within 5 minutes of your scheduled time. We cannot distribute pantry any earlier than your assigned appointment time. Thank you for your cooperation.

Wednesday, June 12 | 2:00 – 3:00 PM | Conference Room

Alternate pantry with non-perishable food only. Sign up at sirovich@14streety.org or visit the front desk.


Upcoming July Pantry

Wednesday, July 3 | 1:45 – 4:00 PM | Auditorium

July pantry sign up opens Friday, May 31. Email sirovich@14streety.org or stop by the front desk.

 

 

Programs and Special Events

No In Person Dining

We will have Grab and Go in the lobby on Monday, June 17 and Tuesday, June 18. Meals will be available at 12:00 PM on a first-come, first-served basis.

 

Holiday Closure

Center closed for Juneteenth | Wednesday, June 19

 

Third Floor Studios

Art Studio and Ceramic Studio will be closed due to window repairs | Thursday, June 20

No Class

Tai Chi with Annie | Friday, June 7 and June 21
Tech Talk Rebecca | Friday, June 28
No Classes in the Auditorium | Friday, June 21 and Tuesday, June 25
Balance 101 and Tap Dance with Demetra | Monday, July 1

 

On Pause

Open Technology Labs will resume in July
Starting Monday July 1, Open Swim class will be out for the summer season and return in September.
Generations in Harmony with Mariano | Fridays in June

 

 

New June In Person Classes

Music and Memories with Kat

Mondays | 1:00 – 1:50 PM | Lounge 

An interactive music-appreciation session designed to delight and provide cognitive stimulation, Music and Memory will explore how different music evokes memories, sensations, feelings and connection.

 

Dance and Storytelling with Magda  

Mondays | 11:10 AM – 12:30 PM | Auditorium 

Thursdays, June 13, 20, 27 | 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM | Auditorium

No registration required. 

Join dancer and creative aging teaching artist, Magda Kaczmarska, for this dance and storytelling residency. Dance activities can be done seated or standing.

 

Reiki and Meditation with Lyndell and Ruth  

Tuesdays | 1:00 – 2:00 PM | Lounge

Join Lyndell and Ruth for a serene journey of self-discovery and healing through the gentle practices of Reiki and Meditation.

 

Check Your Voter Registration Status! 

Thursdays and Fridays | 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM | Dining Room

Stop by our tables in the dining room to check up on your voter registration status, check your polling sites, file for absentee ballots, and ensure you’re all set for the upcoming election!

 

Self Care and Communal Care with Social Worker Sheryl

Monday, June 3 | 1:00 – 2:00 PM | Conference Room

No registration is required.

In recognition of World Caring Day (6/7), we will learn about the physical and emotional benefits of caring for ourselves and others through big and small acts of kindness.

 

Film Screening of Old Lesbians

Friday, June 7 | 1:00 – 2:00 PM | Lounge

Registration required. Please contact sirovich@14streety.org to secure your spot.

Join in on this afternoon outing to a private screening of Old Lesbians – a documentary short about queer elders preserving their own herstory.

 

Walking Tour: Explore the LGBTQ History of East Village with M

Tuesday, June 11 | 10:00 – 11:00 AM | Meet in the Lobby at 9:50 AM

Join in on this walk-through of East Village and uncover the various landmarks of LGBTQIA+ history! No registration required.

 

Nutrition Workshop: Eat the Vegetable Colors of the Rainbow with Registered Dietician Amelia

Friday, June 14 | 1:00 – 2:00 PM | Lounge 

No registration required.

Join us for a nutrition workshop on eating the vibrant colors of the vegetable spectrum. Light refreshments will be provided.

 

PRIDE Fashion Show

Thursday, June 27 | 1:30 – 3:00 PM | Auditorium 

To walk the runway, email Fiorela at fcaro@edalliance.org.  

Come and celebrate PRIDE with us! Enjoy dance, music, and a fabulous FASHION SHOW! Let your inner fashionista out to play, dressed in vibrant colors, textures, patterns, and fabrics that celebrate PRIDE.

 

Style with PRIDE: Get a Fresh Hair Cut

Friday, June 28 | 3:00 – 4:30 PM | Lounge

Appointments are limited. To sign up, please email sirovich@14streety.org or call 646-395-4534.

Celebrate PRIDE Month with a fresh look at our Style with PRIDE Event! Participants must come with clean, washed hair to receive a complimentary new haircut from our professional stylists.

Talent is Timeless 2024 Information

Come and show your talents!

NYC Aging Talent is Timeless Talent Show Competition

Friday, June 14 | 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM | Sirovich Auditorium

To sign up, please email sirovich@14streety.org.

NYC Aging is excited to host Talent is Timeless, a citywide talent competition celebrating the incredible talents of our older adult community. Showcase your skills in singing, dancing, music, martial arts, comedy, acting, or poetry. We are inviting members of our Sirovich Center for Balanced Living, Project Ore, and our partnering centers—the Weinberg Center for Balanced Living and Co-op Village NORC—to participate in a local round of the competition. Each site will advance 3 winners to the regional round of competition.

Each competitor have to commit to all rounds of the talent show to enter into final showcase.

 

In Person Classes

Mosaic Tiles with Alexandra
9:30 AM – 11:30 AM  | 1ST FL Lounge
To register, email sirovich@14streety.org

 

Open Paint Studio with Sheryl
Starts Monday, May 13 | 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM | Art Studio
Registration is required. To register email sirovich@14streety.org. Space is limited.

This spring, join us for the open painting studio! This is a designated time and space for ongoing creative expression and exploration through painting – using watercolor, acrylic, and/or oil. Materials will be provided. Lifelong artists and aspiring artists are welcome.

 

Strength and Balance with Rob
10:00 AM – 11:00 AM  | 1ST FL Auditorium

No registration needed. Just drop in.

 

Ceramic Session 1 with Nick
10:00 AM – 1:00 PM | 3RD FL Ceramic Studio

This class is for registered ceramic students. Please email Debra at  dmezaros@edalliance.org with any further questions.

 

Beginner Ceramic Session with Nick
1:30 PM – 4:30 PM |  Ceramic Studio

To register email dmezaros@edalliance.org.

 

Jazz Line Dance with Bernard
2:00 PM – 3:00 PM | 1ST FL Auditorium

To register, email sirovich@14streety.org.

 

Balance 101 with Demetra 
3:15 PM – 4:00 PM | 1ST FL Auditorium

To register email sirovich@14streety.org.Only those committed to all 12 sessions should register.

 

Tapping Together with Demetra
4:00 – 5:00 PM | 1ST FL Auditorium

No previous dance experience required. Sneakers or tap shoes welcome! Please click here to register.

 

In Person Classes

Tai Chi Class with Annie 
10:00 AM – 11:00 AM | 1ST FL Auditorium

No registration needed. Just drop in!

 

Ceramic Session 1 with Sherman
10:00 AM – 1:00 PM | 3RD FL Ceramic Studio

This class is for registered ceramic students. Please email Debra at  dmezaros@edalliance.org with any further questions.


“Ticket” Tuesdays

11:30 AM – 1:00 PM | 2ND FL Dining Room

No registration needed. Just drop in!

 

Chinese Dance Group Sessions 1 and 2
1:00 PM – 3:00 PM | 1ST FL  Auditorium

Open to all levels. To register email sirovich@14streety.org


Open Paint Studio
1:30 – 4:30 PM | 3RD FL Paint Studio

To register email sirovich@14streety.org

 

Ceramic Session 2 with Sherman 
1:30 PM – 4:30 PM | 3RD FL Ceramic Studio

This class is for registered ceramic students. Please email Debra at  dmezaros@edalliance.org with any further questions. 


Visual Theater & Playwriting with Concrete Temple Theatre 

 4:00 – 5:30 PM | 1ST FL Auditorium 

Register at the front desk or by emailing sirovich@14streety.org.

 

In Person Classes

Zumba with Jose
10:15 AM – 11:00 AM | 1ST FL Auditorium

To register email sirovich@14streety.org


Knitting Group with Schekira 

1:00 PM – 2:00 PM | 1ST FL Lounge

To register email swilson@edalliance.org or just drop in!


Open Ballroom Dance with Jeannie
1:00 – 3:00 PM | 1ST FL Auditorium

No registration needed. Just drop in.


Brain Games with Dana

2:00 PM – 3:00 PM | 1ST FL Lounge

To register email sirovich@14streety.org or drop in!

In Person Classes

Ceramic Session 1 with Sherman 
10:00 AM – 1:00 PM | 3RD FL Ceramic Studio

This class is for registered ceramic students. Please email Debra at  dmezaros@edalliance.org with any further questions.


Zumba with Fiorela 

11:00 AM – 11:50 AM | 1ST FL Auditorium

To register, please email sirovich@14streety.org


Functional Yoga with at 14Y

10:00 AM – 11:00 AM | 14Y 2nd Community Room

To register, please email sirovich@14streety.org

Asian Choral Group 
1:30 PM – 3:30 PM l 1ST FL Auditorium

To register email sirovich@14streety.org


Ceramic Session 2 with Sherman 

1:30 PM – 4:30 PM | 3RD FL Ceramic Studio

This class is for registered ceramic students. Please email Debra at  dmezaros@edalliance.org with any further questions.


Game Time with Dana

2:00 PM – 3:00 PM | 2ND FL Small Dining Room

To register email sirovich@14streety.org

In Person Classes & Hybrid Classes

Tai Chi with Annie 
10:00 AM – 11:00 AM | 1ST FL Auditorium

No registration needed. Just drop in.


Ceramic Session 1 with Nick 

10:00 AM – 1:00 PM | 3RD FL Ceramic Studio

This class is for registered ceramic students. Please email Debra at  dmezaros@edalliance.org with any further questions.


Tech Talk with Rebecca

11:00 – 12:00 PM | 2ND FL Dining Room

No registration needed. Just drop in.


Ceramic Session 2 with Nick

1:30 PM – 4:00 PM | 3RD FL Ceramic Studio

This class is for registered ceramic students. Please email Debra at  dmezaros@edalliance.org with any further questions.


Alliance Stage Company: Expressive Arts with Cory 

1:00 PM – 2:30 PM | 1ST FL Auditorium/Hybrid

To join, please email the instructor for more information at cmherman@edalliance.org


Open Paint Studio

1:30 – 4:30 PM | 3RD FL Paint Studio

To register email sirovich@14streety.org


Jewelry Making with Phyliss 

2:00 PM – 4:00 PM | Small Dining Room

To register, please email sirovich@14streety.org


Alliance Stage Company: Sirovich Senior Theater with Cory 

2:30 PM – 3:15 PM | 1ST FL Auditorium/Hybrid

To join, please email the instructor for more information at cmherman@edalliance.org


Generations In Harmony
3:15 – 5:00 PM | 1ST FL Auditorium

No previous singing or performing experience required. All ages welcome! To register, email cmherman@edalliance.org.

 

Volunteer With Us!

Are you ready to make a positive impact in your community? We invite you to create a volunteer profile to stay updated on exciting opportunities available at Educational Alliance sites. Whether you’re interested in volunteering at Sirovich or know someone who would be a great fit, we’d love to hear from you! To create a volunteer profile click here.

 

Meal Service Helpers

Monday – Friday | 11:45 AM – 1:00 PM  

Our center serves delicious and nutritious meals to LES’s older adult community daily and needs volunteers to serve food during lunch services.

 

Food Pantry

Held on the first Wednesday of each month

Packing 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM and 1:40 – 4:00 PM

Distribution 1:40 – 4:00 PM

The Sirovich Center holds a food pantry service on the first Wednesday of each calendar month.

Contact M Clayton at mrclayton@edalliance.org to explore various roles that contribute to our mission, such as helping serve lunch, packaging pantry foods, and more. It’s important to note that all volunteers must be vaccinated for COVID-19 to ensure the safety of our community. We look forward to seeing you.

 

Volunteer with Educational Alliance

Educational alliance will be hosting support events for asylum-seekers in the coming weeks and months. If you are interested in volunteering and/or if you are bilingual and interested in supporting volunteer work for this, please sign up here.