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MARCH 15, 2019


Good Neighbors of Park Slope is an all-volunteer, member-driven organization. All events and activities come from YOU, the members. Please check ACTIVITIES OVERVIEW page of our website to sign up to be put on MAILING LISTS for specific interests.
If you would like to help create a group/activity/event,
please contact andi.gnps@gmail.com and we can help make it happen. 

Groups only happen if members initiate!





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SPRING INTO SPRING
WITH GOOD NEIGHBORS OF PARK SLOPE!

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CIVICS CLASS WITH BEN YEE
Tuesday, March 19th, 10:00 AM
For the last ten years, Ben Yee's passion has been engaging people in the most local decision making of their own government -- exposing some of the most obscure processes in politics and helping communities elect new representatives. Come and hear what he has to say!

Civics Class

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NEW! MOVIE AT NITEHAWK
Wednesday, March 20th, 3:30 PM
Join other Good Neighbors of Park Slope at a movie one afternoon a month at
Nitehawk, and get a FREE POPCORN!
Prospect Park West at 14th St. 

THIS MONTH:
CAPTAIN MARVEL 3:30 Showing
Register here: NITEHAWK MOVIE 

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ESTATE PLANNING: WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW
Tuesday, March 26th, 2:00 PM

Special Guest Speaker, Attorney Joanne Seminara will present a valuable and informative presentation and discussion, on the areas of elder law, estate and trust planning, including estate tax and Medicaid planning, special needs planning and funeral planning. 

Estate Planning

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AFTERNOON SCRABBLE
Wednesday, March 27th, 2:00 PM
Scrabble Afternoon Game
All Levels Welcome!
Register here: Afternoon Scrabble

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PLAY READING - MEMBERS' WORKS
Sunday, March 31st, 6:00 PM
Join us to read works written by our members.  
No experience 
necessary. You may read or listen.
Register here: Play Reading   


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CANASTA
Tuesday, April 2nd, 2:00 PM
 This game is for experienced players
Please contact us for more information if you want to learn.
Register here: Canasta 


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BACK AGAIN! FIRST FRIDAY SIP & SCHMOOZE
Friday, April 5th, 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Join us for a drink and good conversation!
This month drop in to
JOHNNY MACK'S
1114 8th Avenue, between 11th - 12th Streets
Hope to see you there!


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MEMBER AUTHOR TALK - CLIFF ROSENTHAL
Democratizing Finance: 
Origins of the Community Development Financial Institutions Movement
Tuesday, April 9th, 6:00 PM  
Register here:Member Author Talk
  

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WOODSTOCK ANNIVERSARY PARTY!

 Friday evening, May 3rd, 6:30 PM 
50
th Anniversary Celebration of the Woodstock. 
DO YOU HAVE PHOTOGRAPHS? MEMORABILIA? MEMORIES
of the event?  Let us know so we can add them to our event!
Please send information to KAREN PETERLIN
.
Register for the party here: WOODSTOCK ANNIVERSARY PARTY!

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GNPS @ HOME
Sunday, May 5th, 3:00 PM
This is a chance to mingle with a small group of GNPS members at the home of a member. Make new friends in a casual at-home setting. If you are new to Good Neighbors of Park Slope,
this is a great way to talk to other members to see what we are about. Several members of our Board of Directors will be here to answer your questions.
Register here: GNPS @ Home


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GETTING OLD AND GETTING OUT IN NEW YORK CITY
HERB BARDAVID
Tuesday, May 14th, 1:30 PM
Herb Bardavid has been travelling around NYC photographing older people and listening to their stories and publishing them on his blog. 
We are truly fortunate to have arranged for Herb to come talk to us and share his amazing photographs and stories and experiences on his journey to  make the invisible population more visible. 
Register here:  Herb Bardavid

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GNPS ADVOCACY INFORMATION

 PARTICIPATORY BUDGETING
VOTING IS COMING UP AGAIN, MARCH 30th - APRIL 7th.

PLEASE CONSIDER VOTING FOR THIS CAPITAL PROJECT:
“Down Payment” on Elevator at 7th Ave F/G Station 
Location: 7th Avenue/9th St.

(It won't pay for the elevator but it will express our great desire to get one!)

READ MORE ABOUT THE PROJECTS THAT WILL BE ON THIS YEARS' BALLOT: 
Participatory Budgeting 2019

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MANY OTHER THINGS TO DO...
Just look at our Calendar Events & Sign Up and REGISTER for whatever appeals to you! 
If you would like to join an activity that is filled, please let us know, and we can put you on a wait list or start another section if there is enough interest.
Be sure to add your name to the interest group on the Activities Overview page 
to be notified first when activities are scheduled.

WALKING TOURS, LATE BREAKFASTS, LUNCHES OUT, SCRABBLE, 
POKER, BOOK CLUBS
CONVERSACION EN ESPANOL, CONVERSATIONAL ITALIAN, FRENCH CONVERSATION, BRIDGE, GENTLE MOVEMENT, and many others.
JOIN IN THE FUN!











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