Seniors/60+

March Program for Seniors and All Ages

Nadine Stewart on “Traffic Lights of Chic: American Millinery and American Style 1937-1947″

Wednesday, March 12

PLACE:  Mezzanine of the South Wing

LUNCH ($7.00) at 12:15 p.m.

PROGRAM: 1:00 to 2:00 p.m.

ENTER through the gate on Fifth Avenue.

SIGN UP  …

March Program for Seniors and All Ages

Program to be announced in the bulletin

Wednesday, March 19

PLACE:  Mezzanine of the South Wing

LUNCH ($7.00) at 12:15 p.m.

PROGRAM: 1:00 to 2:00 p.m.

ENTER through the gate on Fifth Avenue.

SIGN UP  by the preceding Wednesday on poster in …

March Program for Seniors and All Ages

Bill Entriken on the “Vesper Service of Music: Beethoven Mass in C” scheduled for Sunday, March 30

March 26

PLACE:  Mezzanine of the South Wing

LUNCH ($7.00) at 12:15 p.m.

PROGRAM: 1:00 to 2:00 p.m.

ENTER through the gate on Fifth …

The Marie Sibilla “Aging Well” Lecture Series

with Letty Cottin Pogrebin
 founding editor of Ms. Magazine, writer, lecturer, and social justice activist

Being a Friend to a Friend Who is Sick

Thursday, March 20

PLACE – Parlor  on 2nd floor of the Mellin-Macnab Building …

Mass in C – Beethoven: Lecture/Demonstration

in preparation for Vesper Music Service
Monday, March 24
7:00pm

Led by Dr. Entriken

Dr. Entriken will lead a Lecture/Demonstration Class on the Mass in C by Beethoven.  The Mass in C will be performed at …

The Marie Sibilla “Aging Well” Lecture Series

Hospital Emergency Rooms and the Geriatric Patient
Thursday, February 20
6:45 p.m.

with Ula Y. Hwang, M.D., M.P.H., Investigator, Departments of Emergency Medicine and Geriatrics, Mount Sinai School of Medicine

PLACE – Parlor on 2nd floor of the …

December Programs for Seniors

December 4th  “Two Weeks of Mountaineering in Alaska” with new FPC member Nate Kempner. (For this week only, lunch will be in the Parlor of the Mellin-Mcnab Building.)

December 18th  A program of …

The Marie Sibilla “Aging Well” Lecture Series


Series resumes on Thursday, October 17,
 in the parlor
Mark your calendar for this event featuring Ashton Applewhite on “THIS CHAIR ROCKS: How Ageism Warps Our View of Long Life.”  Ms. Applewhite encourages people …

Fall Programs for Seniors and All Ages

Lunch Programs for Seniors Returns to Wednesday in September
The Senior Forum at First is pleased to announce that the weekly lunches for seniors will return to its original schedule of …

60+ Circle

June 7  Showing of the 2012 version of Les Miserables

June 14      FPC member Elaine Chen-Nash and her husband Charles will give a report (including photographs) on their recent trip to Myanmar.

After June …

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May 3     FPC choir member Kathleen Brown, Executive Director at the New York City Ballet  on working at the NYC Ballet

 

May 10   Showing the film Lincoln (will run until …

The Marie Sibilla “Aging Well” Lecture Series

Global Warming:
Avoiding the Worst, Managing the Rest
Dr. Michael Oppenheimer, Professor of Geosciences and International Affairs, Princeton University
Thursday, April 18
in the Morrow Room …

60+ Circle

April 5        Showing the Oscar winning, Best picture of 2012, ARGO, starring Ben Affleck.  Please note that the film will run until 2:45 p.m.

April 12       Reginald Taylor, faithful participant …

Marie Sibilla “Aging Well” Lecture Series

Sleep Disorders with Nitin K. Sethi, M.D., Assistant Professor of Neurology, NY-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical
Thursday, February 21 in the Morrow Room of the South Wing
Light Supper—6:00 p.m. ($7.00 charge)  …

60+ Circle

February 1        FPC member Virginia Baron on her recent trip to Vietnam

February 8       A travelogue by FPC member Martha Ferry on her recent trip to Ethiopia

February 15     …

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January 11       Showing of The Artist, an award winning silent film

January 18       Olivia Deurr, social worker for The Caring Community/Greenwich House  will speak on Housing options     …

60+ Circle Now On Fridays

The 60+ Circle
Weekly Lunch Program for Seniors
NOW on FRIDAYS 
 
Schedule for November 2012
 
November 2nd –
FPC member Sorrel Ann Alburger will report on the church’s
recent mission service trip to Cuba
 
November 9th –
FPC member …

Featured in the New York Times: Aging Well

The Aging Well Lecture from Thursday, October 18, “What’s Wi-Fi and Do I Really Need a Smartphone?” was featured in the New York Times!  Click below for the link:

In a …

THE MARIE SIBILLA “AGING WELL” LECTURE SERIES

Common and Uncommon Foot Problems: How You Walk and Why with Dr. Paul N. Greenberg, podiatrist in private practice

Thursday, September 20
in the Morrow Room of the South Wing
Light

THE 60+ WEDNESDAY CIRCLE September Program

September 19 Fashion in the Nineteenth Century
by FPC member Nadine L. Stewart, fashion historian
who has taught at the Fashion Institute of Technology
and elsewhere

September 26 The Age of the Universe
by FPC member Michael …

THE 60+ WEDNESDAY CIRCLE June Program

June 6       FPC member Gina Harpole, who teaches at NYU, will discuss Renaissance and Reformation history

June 13      Showing of PBS program featuring original clips from Broadway favorites such as Evita, Fiddler

Overnight Trip to Stony Point Center

a conference center of the PC(USA)
Wednesday, July 11–Thursday, July 12
Sponsored by The 60+ Circle Committee
Location:  Stony Point, New York (Rockland County)

Getting There and Back:  Short Line bus roundtrip …

THE MARIE SIBILLA “AGING WELL” LECTURE SERIES

The Benefits of Psychotherapy for Older Adults
Thursday, May 17 in the Mellin-Macnab Parlor, 2nd floor
Patricia Tidwell, Ph.D., LCSW, a psychotherapist who has been in practice since 1996

THE 60+ WEDNESDAY CIRCLE May Program

May 2:  A representative of Visiting Nurse Service of New York on “How to Prevent Falls

May 9:  Showing of Woody Allen’s most recent film, Midnight in Paris

May 16: A podiatrist will discuss …

THE 60+ WEDNESDAY CIRCLE April Program

April 4:             No lunch, no program
April 11:          Nutritionist Alice Kaufman
April 18:             Speaker to be announced
April 25:          FPC member David Wolfe on restoring and living in an old beach-front home
PLACE:  Mezzanine …

The Marie Sibilla “Aging Well” Lecture Series

HOW TO COMMUNICATE WITH YOUR DOCTORS
& NEGOTIATE THE HEALTH CARE SYSTEM
Andrew Epstein, M.D.
Hertzberg Palliative Care Institute,
Brookdale Department of Geriatrics & Palliative Medicine at Mount Sinai Medical Center…

THE 60+ WEDNESDAY CIRCLE March Program

March 7:  Presentation on Iraqi art by Mel Lehman, Director of Common Humanity, a not-for-profit that aims to move past clichés and stereotypes

March 14:  Report on last month’s FPC mission service trip to Peru, by participant …

The Marie Sibilla “Aging Well” Lecture Series

Film screening: How To Die In Oregon
Thursday, February 16 in the Esther Morrow Room of the South Wing
followed by a discussion with Jennifer Stelwagon, MD—psychiatrist and FPC

THE 60+ WEDNESDAY CIRCLE February Program

February 1:   Boyd Johnson III, FPC member and attorney,
will give an overview of his time as a Federal prosecutor, focusing on a few of the high-profile matters he oversaw as Deputy U.S. …

Exploring Our Faith, Winter-Spring 2012

The new Educational Ministries brochure is now available for programs beginning on Sunday, January 15! Click here for the PDF version, or stop by the Mellin-Macnab …

The Marie Sibilla “Aging Well” Lecture Series

End-of-Life Issues (including specifics applicable to new york state)
Thursday, January 19 in the Mellin-Macnab Parlor, 2nd floor
The Rev. Martha R. Jacobs, author and certified Chaplain since 1998

THE 60+ WEDNESDAY CIRCLE January Program

January 4:              No lunch, no program
January 11:            FPC member Virginia Baron on “Searching for Peace in Bethlehem: Stories of Nonviolence
January 18:            Nicole Berger, Site Coordinator of P.S. 226 at FPC, on Autism
January 25:            Tour …

THE 60+ WEDNESDAY CIRCLE December Program

December 7:                Georgia Pease will report on the mission service trip to Cuba.

December 14:             Bill Entriken will present a program of Christmas music.

December 21:             No lunch, no program.

December 28:             No lunch, …

The Marie Sibilla “Aging Well” Lecture Series

Life Unlimited: The Quest for Physical Immortality
Thursday, November 17 in the Mellin-Macnab Parlor, 2nd floor
Edward Franco, MS—Author of Life Unlimited: A Timeless Approach to Aging and Longevity

Topics covered

THE 60+ WEDNESDAY CIRCLE November Program

November 2: Virginia Baron, FPC member and long-time advocate for world peace, will speak on peacemaking through nonviolence

November 9: FPC member and actor Michael Clay will be joined by his colleagues …

The Marie Sibilla “Aging Well” Lecture Series

Thursday, October 20 at 6:00 p.m.
What Exactly Is Old Age?
Betty Lim, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Geriatrics at Mount Sinai Hospital

People of all ages are welcome to attend this series, …

THE 60+ WEDNESDAY CIRCLE October Program

Wednesdays at 12:00 p.m.
Mezzanine Room, South Wing

OCTOBER 2011 schedule
October 5: FPC member Ellen Taylor will report on her recent trip to Indonesia, where she grew up.

October 12: A …

FPC Education Fall 2011 Brochure

To find out about exciting new learning opportunities this fall, take a look at our Educational Ministries brochure!

The Marie Sibilla “Aging Well” Lecture Series

“Aging Well” Returns on Thursday, September 22!
Please join us for the first “Aging Well” event of the fall:
Co-authors Tom Cathcart and Daniel Klein
on Aging and Humor

Many …

THE 60+ WEDNESDAY CIRCLE September Program

Wednesdays at 12:00 p.m.
Mezzanine Room, South Wing
(enter at 12th Street)

September’s Program:
September 21
Hear You Best:
Hearing, Hearing Loss, & Hearing Aides

Arnold Kahgan, MS, Audiologist
September 28
Presentation on

Overnight Trip to Stony Point Center – A conference center of the Presbyterian Church

Thursday, July 21 and Friday, July 22
Sponsored by The 60+ Circle Committee
Location: Stony Point, New York (Rockland County)

Getting There & Back: Short Line bus roundtrip to/from …

THE 60+ WEDNESDAY CIRCLE Weekly Lunch Program

June 1:       Film on Dietrich Bonhoeffer, renowned German theologian    executed in1945 for participating in the attempt to kill Hitler

June 8:       Visit to studio of artist and FPC member Bonnie Woit

June 15:     Travel

The Marie Sibilla “Aging Well” Lecture Series

FOR THE LIVING OF THESE DAYS:
Lessons Death Has Taught Me about Living
The Rev. Dr. Jon M. Walton, Senior Pastor of the First Presbyterian Church

THE 60+ WEDNESDAY CIRCLE Weekly Lunch Program

Program for May

May 4:        A dramatic reading from Anton Chekhov by FPC’s own Michael Clay and two other professional actors

May 11:      Presentation by FPC member and expert Gail Langsner on the capacities …

THE 60+ WEDNESDAY CIRCLE Weekly Lunch Program for Seniors

THE 60+ WEDNESDAY CIRCLE Weekly Lunch Program for Seniors
LUNCH ($5.00) at 12:15 p.m.
PROGRAM 1:00