2012-08-10 / Community

Art And Crafts Fun At JASA

Marie Bell Marie Bell Members at JASA’s Roy Reuther Senior Center have been enjoying arts and crafts projects on Friday afternoons.

Seniors made beautiful silk flower arrangements in clay pots. Another popular project was wooden 5x7 frames that the seniors got to decorate. They painted the frames first with fast drying paint and then decorated with colorful self-adhesive foam shapes, stickers, scrap book decorations and small silk flowers. There is nothing like an arts and crafts project to make you feel young again. Everyone was smiling!

Founded in 1968, JASA (Jewish Association Serving the Aging) provides social, recreational, health, housing, cultural and educational programs for 53,000 older adults per year – regardless of their race, religion, or ethnicity – to help sustain them in their homes and communities and to offer opportunities for a better quality of life. Services are available in Manhattan, Queens, Brooklyn, Bronx, Nassau and Suffolk Counties. Please contact Sydney Lombardi at 718-471-3110 to learn more about programming and upcoming activities at JASA’s Roy Reuther Senior Center.

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