7609 Third Avenue, Bay Ridge, Brooklyn 11209 (map) • 718-333-5782


Office Hours: Monday - Friday: 10 am to 6 pm


ALERT - As of Monday, March 16 our center is closed for all programming to prevent spread of the coronavirus and for the safety and health of us all. See our letter to members. However, staff is available for your questions or any needs at 718-333-5782.

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Bay Ridge Connects Goes Virtual!

Participate from home! Join with a computer or other device

How to Use Zoom

Bay Ridge Connects classes are offered through Zoom, as are many others. Here are 3 sources for using Zoom if it's your first time or you are having problems once you are connected.


Read our written instructions here

Follow a step-by-step with pictures on Senior Planet

See Zoom's "Getting Started" info


Exercise Classes with Bay Ridge Instructors Starting April 1

Join us as the exercise instructors from Bay Ridge Center and Bay Ridge Connects will present their classes live starting April 1. These classes will be on Zoom.

Wednesday, 2 pm Tai Chi for Arthritis with Mary Ann Coughlin

Friday 10:00 am   Seated Tai Chi

Friday 10:30 am   Seated  Strengthening

Friday 11:00 am   Balance

Instructors to be announced for Friday classes

Technology Classes

Starting on Thursday, March 19th, David Dring's technology classes will be taught online on Tuesdays and Thursdays.

To join you need to have:
• an Internet connection
       • a mobile phone, tablet or other computer

It's preferable that you have a webcam, but that's not essential. We hope that you'll join us for a session or more. 

Classes are every Tuesday & Thursday:

11 a.m.
Get Smart with your Smart Phone
goto: https://zoom.us/j/7183335782

1 p.m.
Digital Photography class
goto: https://zoom.us/j/7183335782

If you have any questions about these virtual classes, please contact David at ddring@bayridgecenter.org.


Yvonne Westmoreland poses in front of the storefront. She came up with the name Bay Ridge Connects. Get Connected now!

Made possible through funding from the New York State Office for the Aging and the NYC Department for the Aging.