Senior Appreciation Day Set For May 6
Councilman James Sanders, Jr. is hosting a Senior Appreciation Day on Tuesday, May 6, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., for the senior residents of the Thirty-first Council District. It will be held at the Beach Club, located at 129 Beach 116 Street.
Sanders said that he wanted to honor the seniors of his council district for their contributions to the Rockaway community.
Healthfirst has agreed to sponsor this event, which will provide information, speakers, and activities that will enhance the quality of life for the seniors living in Rockaway.
Information will be provided by programs and city agencies that address the concerns and issues relevant to the senior population. Health screenings will be available.
Frank Dell and the NY Connection, a well-known jazz group, will entertain the seniors. A lunch will be served.
The keynote speaker, Robert V. Levine, President and CEO of Peninsula Hospital Center, will address the need for quality health care for seniors.