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Wednesday, May 16
10:30AM – 4PM

Kew Gardens Hills Community Library
72-33 Vleigh Place, Flushing

Join us for a day of free health screenings, a concert, a painting workshop, a program on nutrition, and much more for adults ages 50+.

Meet with 20+ Organizations, including:

  • Ask The Pharmacist – St. John’s University
  • ASPCA – benefits of pets for seniors
  • Caring Kind – Alzheimer’s care
  • DFTA Caring Companions – caring for older adults with chronic conditions in their own homes
  • DFTA Dept for the Aging HIICAP and FIDA – health insurance assistance
  • Diabetes Q&A – St. John’s University
  • Department of Finance (DOF)
  • Department of Health
  • Department of Transportation
  • FDNY Fire Safety
  • Audiologist Emily Esca
  • JASA Leap – Jewish Association Serving the Aging – legal assistance and social services for seniors – elder abuse prevention and intervention program
  • Kew Gardens Hills Friends Group
  • Live On NY Benefits – benefits screenings
  • MTA Metrocards for Seniors
  • North Shore LIJ Cancer Services Program
  • NY Presbyterian Screenings – blood pressure, podiatrist
  • NY State Long Term Ombudsman
  • OHEL Project Heal – creating active and rewarding lives for seniors
  • PEARLS Geriatric Mental Health – treatment for depression in adults 60+
  • Bookmobile
  • QBPL – Mail-A-Book
  • QBPL – New Americans Program
  • QBPL – SPS
  • QBPL – Health Services
  • SMP Senior Medicare Patrol/Live On
  • SNAP Services Now for Adult Persons, an innovative senior center
  • Thrive – Mental Health Roadmap
  • Office of the New York State Comptroller - Unclaimed Funds
  • Flushing Hospital


Healthy Eating for Older Adults

Elissa Meditz, MS, RD, CSO, CDN, outpatient clinical dietitian/nutritionist from Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, leads this program.

Watercolor Project with Richard Estrin

Professional teaching artist Richard Estrin leads this workshop on color theory and the basics of watercolor painting.

Concert: Celebrating Jewish Culture in Music with Irene Failenbogen

Cantor Irene Failenbogen is a singer-songwriter from Buenos Aires, Argentina. She was trained as a Hazzan in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Celebrate Jewish culture in English, Hebrew, Ladino, and Yiddish.

This program is funded, in part, by the Fan Fox and Leslie R. Samuels Foundation.