New York Nonprofit Media reported our senior centers double as cooling centers in the summer to help members of the community beat the heat. Click here to read all about the fun activities we offered this weekend to those who were looking to relax and avoid the heatwave.
Our very own, Arnold Nelson was named NY1’s New Yorker of the Week. We are ecstatic for Arnold as he truly deserves this recognition. He always walks the halls of our Leonard Covello Senior Program with a wide smile on his face. Often coming in on his days off to gladly help out, his dedication to our seniors is extraordinary. Thanks, Arnold not only for your continued hard work but for also the joy you bring to others. Click here to watch Arnold’s interview with NY1’s Pat Kiernan.
A special exhibit called Covello@PS109 Making Art Work is currently featured at El Barrio’s Artspace PS109 from Friday June 21, 2019 – Sunday, June 30, 2019. The instillation displays stunning artwork by older East Harlem residents and professional senior artists. City Limits covered our opening ceremony last Friday, June 21. Join us at El Barrio’s Artspace PS109 ( 215 East 99th Street New York, NY 10029) before the exhibit is over on June 30, 2019.
Fox5 News at 5pm featured the Carter Burden Network on their New York Minute segment. Friday, June 21, 2019 from 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. was the opening day of a special exhibit featuring stunning artwork by Carter Burden Network older East Harlem residents at East Harlem's cultural center El Barrio’s Artspace PS109. Called Covello@PS109 Making Art Work, the installation runs from Friday June 21, 2019 – Sunday, June 30, 2019.