Movie Mondays

Movies shown on  Mondays   

1:00PM - 3:00PM


May 1-the Accountant

May 8- Moonlight

May 15-The Medler
May 22-Florence Foster Jenkins





Individual Benefit Reviews

Benefits in Brief:

Did you know you have a Podiatry Benefit? As part of your retiree supplemental benefits from the union, you have a Podiatry Benefit for the retiree and spouse. The Podiatry Benefit covers up to $10.00 a visit for a maximum of four visits per calendar year. To obtain this benefit, call the Fund Office for a Podiatry Claim Form.  The form must be submitted within 90 days of the date of service.










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


May  2017

Weekly  Workshops


Mondays May 8, 15, 22-More Computer Basics Using Windows 10 –Save your favorite websites, read webpages without ads and clutter, use calendar to set appointments and reminders, create simple documents, save and organize your photos, and more! Time:10:00am-12:00pm


Mondays May 1, 8, 15, 22-Chair Dancing - While you sit, you burn calories, tone muscles, and improve flexibility with low impact chair aerobics. Time: 10:30am-12:00pm


Mondays May 8, 15, 22-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 May 2, 9, 16, 23, 30-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 May 2, 9, 16, 23, 30- Yoga- Keep your mobility, strength and flexibility join the Yoga class.Time: 11:00am- 12:30pm


Tuesdays May 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 -Dance with Margaret-Enjoy ballroom dancing and learning new steps. Time: 1:00pm -2:00pm


Tuesdays May 2, 9, 16, 23, 30-Take Control of Your iPhone & iPad-Learn to setup your device, use iCloud backup, Apple Music, Face Time, Find-my-iPhone, and more! Time:1:00 pm-3:00pm


Tuesdays May 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 – Stretch with Irene for a greater range of motion.
Time: 2:00pm – 3:00pm


Wednesday May 3, 10, 17, 24, 31 - 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


Friday May 5, 19, 26-Zumba -dance and aerobics, choreographed to all types of music.
Time: 10:30am-12:00pm


Friday May 5, 19, 26-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

Monday  May 1-Your Retiree Benefits on Your New York City Department of Aging on the Computer – Join the retiree benefits staff and our expert computer staff in our computer lab for a two-hour class on finding information on the New York City Department of Aging website. Find out about what this NYC agency has to offer in the 5 Boroughs! Information about senior centers, SCRIE, Fall Prevention in the home and much more!  Space is limited. Time:10:00am-12:00pm


Wednesday May 3-NEW SEMINAR: Taking Photos with your Camera, Smartphone & Tablet- Want to know how to use you camera and take great photos? Come to this seminar.  Time: 10:00 am- 2:00 pm


Thursday May 4 -Retiree Benefit Overview New Retiree Welcome -Join us for an open discussion regarding benefits, Medicare, supplemental benefits or any benefit related questions.  A complete benefit overview of the supplemental benefits will be provided. A “Welcome Gift” will be given to new retiree’s or “first time visitors” Time: 11:00am -1:00 pm  Refreshments provided


Friday May 5 -Sazon Restaurant -Join fellow retirees for great Puerto Rican cuisine and a great Margarita to celebrate Cinco de Mayo!  Location:105 Read Street Time: 1:00pm  Price: $35


Wednesday May 10-NEW SEMINAR: Facebook and Instagram -- How to, Why to and When to!-Create your Facebook account, and learn to SAFELY connect with family and friends. Instagram is a new way you can turn your photos into art, and share them with your network.Time: 10:00 am- 2:00 pm


Thursday May 11- Legal Benefit Overview and The Four Essential Documents for Retirees  - Enroll in this workshop learn about your Legal Benefits and the four essential documents. Retirees should have in their possession. Time: 10:30 am – 12:30 pm   Lunch boxes available stay for next meeting!


Thursday May 11-Photography trip-Day trip to Philadelphia -- The City of Brotherly Love, and home of the US Constitution. We’ll take the Mega Bus to Downtown Philly, dropping off not far from Reading Terminal Market, where you can choose from a huge variety of cuisines for lunch. Then we’ll stroll around to some of the many Historical sites, including Independence Hall and the Museum of the American Revolution. Meet at 10:00am at 34th St across from Jacob Javits Center (between 11th & 12th Aves.). Round trip ticket is $9.00. Tickets must be purchased in advance on


Thursday May 11- Dept of Aging- Care Giving Support: David Yanofsky, LCSW of the NYC Dept of Aging will be here to present information on all of the programs and resources available for caregivers in the 5 boroughs.  Time: 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm


Friday May 12 -Mother’s Day Luncheon -This luncheon is for any person who is or has had or has been a mother, mentor or caregiver! Time: 1:00pm-3:00pm Price: $5.00.


Wednesday May 17-18 Amishlands, PA featuring Sight & Sound Show  Sold out!


Wednesday May 17-YES, YOUR COMPUTER IS TALKING TO YOU!- Save yourself all that typing by using VIRTUAL ASSISTANTS: Cortana (Windows 10) and Google Now. Get directions, weather, restaurant recommendations and more just by speaking to your PC. Time: 10:00 am- 2:00 pm


Wednesday May 24th - Madava Farms – Home of Crown Maple Syrup. We will have a guided tour and learn  how organic maple syrup is made and bottled followed with a maple syrup tasting. After tour a farm style lunch will be served and complimented with season fresh produce. On the way home stop for a guided tour of Wings Castle.  This house has been featured on extreme homes and other prime time television shows.  Bus Departure 8:30 a m sharp!  Approximate return time: 6:30 pm Price: $65.00 


Wednesday May 24-Sell your stuff on Amazon, eBay and Craigslist-Want to unload an old CD collection or get rid of old jewelry? In this course you’ll learn how to SAFELY & SECURELY set up an online account, display your items online, fulfill orders and, of course, collect money! Time: 10:00 am- 2:00 pm


Thursday May 25-Photography trip-Untermyer Gardens– One of the most celebrated gardens in America. With over 150 acres, the park includes a breathtaking walled garden (featuring the Temple of Love), arresting views of the Hudson River, and much more! In addition to the Gardens we’ll take a brief walking tour of downtown Yonkers and the waterfront, where we’ll have lunch. We’ll meet at Grand Central Station at 10:00am to take Metro North to Yonkers (round trip fare: $11.00 seniors, $16.50 adults), and then the local bus (yes, they take MetroCards) to the Gardens.


Wednesday May 31-Video calling and chatting with Skype and FaceTime- Oprah does it, now you can too! How to setup your account, find your family and friends, and start having long-distance “face-to-face” conversations on your smartphone, tablet or laptop. Time: 10:00 am- 2:00 pm


















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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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