sept 2018
Movie Mondays

Movies shown on  Mondays   

1:00PM - 3:00PM


September 10-Lady Bird
September 24-Proud Mary
No Movie
September 3 or 17





Individual Benefit Reviews

Benefits in Brief:

Attention New and Experienced Retirees!  As a retiree your benefits are different than when you were working full time.  The many benefits that you have are a result of collective bargaining and your many years of service.  Make the most of the benefits that you have and don’t leave money on the table because of lack of knowledge.   We are here to help.  Come to the benefit workshops and find out more! September 6 -Supplemental Benefit Overview from 11:00am-1:00pm


















Computer  Classes  /   Learn to Swim   /   Aqua Fit

Reminder Computer Classes!

Tuesday 10am-12pm
Using your Andriod SmartPhone and Tablet.

Tuesday 1pm-3pm
 Using  Your Iphone and Ipad

Thursday 10am-2pm
Photos with Smart Phone andTablet Excursions in NYC andBeyond!



Join In on the Fun with Fellow Retirees


All Events you must call to RSVP!


Events are held at the Retiree

Division located at

97 Hudson Street.

Checks and money orders should be mailed to:

CWA Local 1180

Retiree Division.

ATTN: Monthly Events

6 Harrison Street,

NY, NY 10013


September 2018

Weekly  Workshops


Mondays September 10, 17, 24-Intro to Computers and Windows10: Making life easier with your computer -Wouldn’t you like to: Create a flyer or newsletter? Pay parking tickets online? Know where your UPS and FedEx packages are? Go to free concerts & events in NYC? Come learn all this, and more!  Time:10:00am-12:00pm


Mondays September 10, 17, 24-Your Mac and You -Finally, a class just for Mac users! You'll learn the Mac way of doing things (which is much simpler than Windows),including email, photos, cool apps, music, iCloud, backing up, and much more! Time: 1:00pm-3:00pm


Tuesdays September 11, 18, 25-Take Control of Your Android Smartphone and Tablet- We cover setting up your device, installing great apps and MUCH more.Time:10:00am-12:00pm


Tuesdays September 11, 18, 25-Yoga- Keep your mobility, strength and flexibility. Join the Yoga class.Time: 11:00am- 12:30pm


Tuesdays September 11, 18, 25- Dance with Margaret-Enjoy ballroom dancing and learning new steps. Time: 1:00pm -2:00pm


Tuesdays September 11, 18, 25-Take Control of Your iPhone & iPad-Learn to setup your device, use iCloudbackup, Apple Music, Face Time, Find-my-iPhone, and more! Time:1:00 pm-3:00pm


Tuesdays September 4, 11, 18, 25- Stretch with Irene-for a greater range of motion.
Time: 2:00pm -3:00pm


Wednesdays September 5, 12, 26-The Art of Walking-This ingenious class adds a twist to maintaining good posture and walking skills. Your body and mind will benefit. Time: 2:00pm -3:00pm


Fridays September 7, 14, 21, 28-Zumba-Rhythm dance and aerobics, choreographed to all
types of music. Time: 10:30am -11:30am


Fridays September 7, 14, 21, 28-Stretch and Toning with Irene. Time: 11:30am -12:30pm


Fridays September 7, 14, 21, 28-Line Dancing with Phoenix -Come learn the latest line dancing steps while stimulating your brain and your muscles. Time: 2:00pm – 3:00pm





 Seminars and Events

Thursday September 6 -Supplemental Benefit Overview- New and experienced retirees join us for a complete overview of the supplemental benefits provided by CWA 1180 and an open discussion regarding Medicare and your other benefits. Time: 11:00 am- 1:00 pm    Fun benefit giveaways !  Refreshments served


Wednesday September 12-NEW SEMINAR: Do-it-Yourself Computer Maintenance Tips So You Don’t have to Call Geek Squad-Is yourcomputer running slow? Are strange things showing up your screen? We’ll show you how to clean out the junk your computer’s been accumulating, protect against viruses FOR FREE. Time:10:00 am -2:00pm


Wednesday September 12-Broadway Show-Once on this Island - The plight of real-world communities struck by natural disasters adds a powerful emotional charge to the revival of this captivating 1990 musical fairy tale. The resourceful design team and cast of expressive, vocally gifted performers, creates a joy-filled Caribbean escape on Broadway! Location: Circle in the Square 50th Street (Btwn Bway & 8th) Time:2:00pm  Price: $55.00


Thursday September 13-Bus Trip-Apple Picking, BBQ Chicken Lunch and Wine tasting –  Join us for a BBQ lunch at Weeds Farm located in Marlboro, NY, pick apples from the tree or bins, take a hayride, wine tasting or just sit and enjoy the country side. Departure time: 9:00am sharp! Approximate return time: 6:00pm Price: $65.00  includes lunch, wine tasting and a quarter bushel of apples                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            


Thursday September 13 -Photography Trip to Governor’s Island, NY-Once a military fort that protected New York, and now an idyllic New England trip with Statue of Liberty views, Governors Island is big enough to not feel crowded, but definitely bustling with city’s longest slide, bike rides, car-free promenades, an annual outdoor art carnival, and even waterfront dining. Lots to explore and photograph! MEETING AT THE GOVERNORS ISLAND FERRY TERMINAL at 10 South Street (left of the Staten Island Ferry Terminal) at 10:10am and taking the 10:30am ferry. Fare is $3.00 (round trip). Returning on 5pm ferry


Wednesday September 19-NEW SEMINAR: How to Backup your Computer, Tablet or Smartphone-Backup, backup! Is it really important? Are your precious photos, legal, financial and other documents important? Absolutely! We’ll show you easy and low-cost ways to make safe copies of your data separately from your computer. Time 10:00 am -2:00pm


Wednesday September 26-Sell your stuff on Amazon, eBay and Craigslist-Want to unload an old CD collection or jewelry? Learn how to SAFELY &SECURELY set up an online account, display your items online, fulfillorders and, of course, collect the money! Time 10:00 am -2:00pm


Thursday September 27 -Fall Foliage Photography trip to Cold Spring, NY A visit to Cold Spring is the perfect way for New Yorkers to flirt with small-town America. The Cold Spring Historic District is famous its many well-preserved 19th-century buildings. It also offers a wide variety of shops and tasty restaurants, as well as splendid views of the Hudson river. MEET AT GRAND CENTRAL TERMINAL (42nd St.& Park Ave) at 9:20am and take THE 9:43am TRAIN TO COLD SPRING. Fare each way: $9.50(seniors), $14.50 (adults).  Return trip: 4:20pm to Grand Central.


Thursday September 27-Benefit Review: Dental Benefits -Join us for an overview of the Dental Plans offered by CWA Local as1180. There are two plans to choose from, CWA Local 1180 Scheduled Dental Plan and Dentcare Health Plex, Which one do you have? Come and find out more. Time: 11:00 -1:00 pm    Refreshments provided.


Friday September 28-Restaurant Club -Victor’s Café-Victor’s Café is the evolution of Cuban Cuisine. The Cuban  dishes are a combination of authentic dishes and new creation all prepared using fresh ingredients along with herbs and spices to intensify flavors. There’s less frying and more grilling, sautéing and pan-frying making dishes healthier and lighter without taking away taste. Location: 236 West 52nd Street (between 8th & Broadway)Time:1:00pm   Prefixed Price: $40.00 






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The Retiree Division's entrance is located at 97 Hudson Street in Lower Manhattan. We are in the building of 6 Harrison Street (with the Local and the Benefit offices) on the first floor.  Click below for turn by turn directions from your home.  Be sure to check if you are traveling by public transportation or by car.  
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Out of Area: 1-800-801-2882
Mail: CWA Local 1180 Retiree Division
           6 Harrison St.
           New York, NY 10013
Office Location: 97 Hudson St. NY, NY 10013
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