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Advocacy Activities


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Join our team to help spread the word about Senior Citizen Rent Increase Exemption (SCRIE).
Coordinator:
Lynne Ornstein

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please add your name to the email list (arrow to the right), to be notified when we schedule talks. If you would like to be on the committee to help schedule events, please contact the coordinator
Coordinator:
Andi Peretz

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Join this group if you'd like to learn more about reverse mortgages for coop owners. We'll keep you informed about the status of the NYS legislation and invite you to a meeting to discuss how we can influence the legislation to strengthen protections for coop owners.
Coordinator:
Irene Talbott

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Add your name to this list if you are interested in receiving information from other members about Social Activism Events happening in our area. You will be sent emails about these events which will include information about the member to contact for more information, and/or to join the event. To send an email to others on this list please email goodneighborsofparkslope@gmail.com, and it will be sent out for you.
Coordinator:

Social Activities - Active

This is a list of social activities that have formed and are active or very close to being active. If you are interested in any of these groups, please click on the arrow and sign up. This will make sure you are on the mailing list and receive advance notice of this group's activities. If you have questions or suggestions, please notify andi.gnps@gmail.com

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Small group discussion about problems of aging, sharing ideas about dealing with changes in our lives and discussing practical solutions to problems, caregiving and self-help. This is not a therapy group as there will be neither interpretations nor delving into intrapsychic issues. Group to begin meeting in fall 2017. Please add your name to the list to be notified of scheduling.
Coordinator:
Sara Sloan

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Art Classes to be taught by local artists. Please click on the arrow to add your name to the email list to be notified when these are scheduled.
Coordinator:
Iris Lipner

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Please add you name to the list and you will be contacted to attend an organizational meeting to plan an art show for the fall. Artists and non-artists needed to plan this event.
Coordinator:
Andi Peretz

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Very "slo-mo, lo-impact" basketball group forming. No games...yet. Practice passing, dribbling, layups and shooting from the foul line. If you are interested, please click on the arrow to add your name to the email list.
Coordinator:
Ellen Fenton

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Coordinator:

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If you are interested in LEARNING to play bridge, please click on the arrow to the left, and add your name to the mailing list. You will be notified when classes will begin.

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If you know how to play and would like to get together with others for a regular game, please click on the arrow to the right and add your name to the mailing list. You will be notified when a game is scheduled.

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Are you interested in learning or playing canasta? Please click on the arrow to the right to add your name to the email list and we will be in touch.
Coordinator:
Andi Peretz

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GNPS has a Caregivers Support Group. It is an informal 'talking circle' where people can feel free to share their thoughts, concerns and useful suggestions to other caregivers. Please go to the Calendar Events & Sign Up to register and find out where we will meet next time. Questions or comments contact mimidaponte@gmail.com Please check the calendar for our next meeting or contact us for more information.
Coordinator:
Suzanne Nicoletti

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Seeking other interested people who want to play chess. We have started setting up games and please contact us if you are interested in playing.
Coordinator:
Greg Otis

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Keep those language skills sharp!. Join us for a session of French conversation. Click on the arrow to the right to be on the mailing list to receive advance notice of when we are meeting.
Coordinator:
eric breitbart

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If you are interested in creating or joining a conversational language group, please contact the coordinator with what you are looking for and add you name to this list. Click on the arrow to the right
Coordinator:
Andi Peretz

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Join us for our discussions in Spanish as we practice our language skills. Add your name to our list to be notified first when our sessions are planned.

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Do you like to dance? We are looking for people who like to dance and we can form a group. We have the sound system and if you have the desire, we can find a space. Please click on the arrow to the right and add your name!

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If you are interested in joining a small group of other GNPS members for a quiet breakfast/lunch/dinner/happy hours in Park Slope, sign up here and you will be the first to be notified when outings are planned. We'll usually plan at locations along Fifth and Seventh Avenues with a few surprise locations in between. Check the calendar and the What's Happening box on the Home Page to see what is scheduled and sign up thru the calendar if you can join us!
Coordinator:
Andi Peretz

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We have 2 folk singing groups. Please contact us if you wish to be put on a wait list to join if both are full. Click on the arrow to the right to be put on mailing list for announcements.
Coordinator:
Sandy Haber

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iPEST is Important Political, Economic and Social Topics. We are a group that meet to discuss the important topics of our society. Please click on the arrow to add your name to our mailing list to be notified of our events as they happen.
Coordinator:
Ellen Raider

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We will have one group for those who would like to knit/crochet with others, and one for those who want to learn with a teacher. Please contact the coordinator to say which you prefer.
Coordinator:

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Please contact the coordinator or check the calendar to sign up for regular mah jong game that is starting. All levels welcome
Coordinator:
Andi Peretz

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If you would like to learn this popular game. Please sign up here and we'll be in touch.

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Looking for a way to deal with life's stress? Have you tried meditation? Please add your name to the email list if you would like to be kept up-to-date with our meditation group's schedule.
Coordinator:
Frannie Hoff

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Looking for a group to go to the movies with? maybe grab a bite after and discuss? Click on the arrow to the right and add your name to be notified of upcoming movies as soon as decisions are made.
Coordinator:

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This is a once a month gathering of people who like to swap funny stories and jokes. Please add your name to the email list if you would like to be notified when the meetings are scheduled.
Coordinator:
Mel Spain

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Looking for other people who may be interested in forming a photography group. If interested, please click on the arrow on the right and add your name. Once we have a few interested people, we can meet and discuss, or you can email me your suggestions.
Coordinator:
Van Brody

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Yes, the game your dad used to play! If interested in learning, please sign up here to be added to the mailing list to be notified of classes
Coordinator:
Andi Peretz

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If you already know how to play and would like to get a regular game going, please sign up here.
Coordinator:
Andi Peretz

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Please click on the arrow to the right to add your name to be on the email list to be notified of when this group will meet. We will read both plays by our members as well as existing plays. No experience necessary, meeting once a month.
Coordinator:
James Williams

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Please click on the arrow to the right to add your name to our email list of people who are interested in our poetry workshop. Read your poetry and discuss in a casual and friendly environment. You will be notified of future meetings.
Coordinator:
Bonnie S BILLET

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Two regular poker games have been created. One is for people who are still learning and one is for more experienced players. Please check calendar or contact coordinator for more information
Coordinator:
James Williams

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Please sign up here if you are interested in learning the various games, how to bet, etc. These will be lessons for the novice. Click on the arrow to the right to be notified of when classes begin.
Coordinator:

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To be on the Scrabble mailing list you should sign up here. To join us for our next game, please go to the Events Calendar, click on the next Scrabble Club date and sign in. Space may be limited. All Levels Welcome!!
Coordinator:
Andi Peretz

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Looking for other people interested in learning or playing shuffleboard - either as a one time activity or as an ongoing group. Please sign up here if you are interested
Coordinator:
Andi Peretz

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If you are interested in joining other single people to talk, share and laugh, please add your name to the email list by clicking on the arrow to the right.
Coordinator:
Andi Peretz

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Tai Chi is on hold until we find a new instructor. If you are interested in receiving email when we have scheduled our next session, please click on the arrow to the right and add your name.
Coordinator:
Andi Peretz

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If you would like to be put on the mailing list to receive advance notice of when we receive theater tickets, please click on the arrow to the right and add your name.
Coordinator:
Andi Peretz

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Interested in trying to organize a volleyball game? We can try to organize one game and if it's successful can try to schedule more. Please add you name here.

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We meet Sunday Mornings at Grand Army Plaza and PPW at 8:30. To be added to the email list to be notified of changes to our schedule, or so we can contact you if we have announcements, please click on the arrow to the right and add your name.
Coordinator:
Linda P Brown

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If you would like advance notice of scheduled walking tours in and around NYC, please click on the arrow to the right and add your name to our email list.
Coordinator:
Andi Peretz

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If you are interested in being notified about classes, please click on the arrow to the right and add your name. You will then receive advance notice of yoga classes.
Coordinator:
Andi Peretz

Social Activities - Pending

This is a list of groups that may form, once we have enough interested members to form a group. Please sign up here to be notified of updates. Please contact Andi Peretz at andi.gnps@gmail.com with all your suggestions!

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Looking for others to ride with! Lets form a GNPS riding group!

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Interested in taking day trips to areas outside the city or places inside the city? Please let us know if you'd be interested in helping to organize! Please sign in and we'll try to get some trips organized. Suggestions welcome!

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Looking for people who share your love of games? Let us know! What kinds of games are you interested in.

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Please let us know if you are interested in being on a committee to get speakers on any topics to give talks to members.

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This is a mailing list for people who may be interested in performing. See above THEATER OUTINGS if you are interested in going to the theater

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Would you like to tap into the Brooklyn home brew culture and see what they are coming up with? Are you interested in wine tastings? Sign up here and lets find out what's brewing in Brooklyn!
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