Great Neck Social Center Events This May

Nassau County Legislator Ellen W. Birnbaum (center) commemorates National Volunteer Month at the Great Neck Social Center by presenting Certificates of Recognition to individuals who give selflessly all year long, including volunteers and board members.

Cinco de Mayo Party

Celebrate the holiday on Friday, May 3, at noon.

Fear of Falling?

Project Independence will offer seven sessions of Stepping On with Janet Golan for free on Wednesdays, May 8, 15, 22 and 27, and June 5, 12 and 19, from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. Guest speakers include a physical therapist, a vision specialist and an expert on safely getting around in the community; register at 516-869-6311.

Veterans Social Club

Join the Veterans Social Club, families and friends on Friday, May 10, at 2 p.m. Learn about Safe Banking for Seniors for free, and enjoy coffee and a treat courtesy of Atria Great Neck.

This Is Womanspace

Decades ago, a group of seasoned seniors began its exemplary operation for independence and equality. The group continues to seek and find stimulation in memory-writing class on Mondays at 1 p.m. and mind-aerobics discussions on Wednesdays at 1 p.m. Stop in to see if you would enjoy becoming a member of this with-it women’s group.

World in Depth

If you want to go one step deeper into political and social antics, come to the free gatherings of active, alert men and women for fascinating talks on Thursdays at 2 p.m. Discussions are kept on topic by talented moderators, such as Martin Bomser, John Mulvey, Stan Dacher, Dana Epifan and an occasional guest; free.

Movie Day

Enjoy a film on Thursday, May 17, at 10:15 a.m.

More Free Activities

• Dr. Herb plays piano classics and show-business tunes on Mondays and Fridays at 10:45 a.m.

• Nurses offer blood pressure testing and consultations on Mondays and Fridays at 10 a.m.

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