2001-03-14 / Community Calendar

Calendar St. Patrick’s Day

St. Patrick’s Day

Mar. 17, St. Patrick’s Church, Long Island City annual St. Patrick’s dinner dance; Riccardo’s, 21-01 24th Ave.; 706-0565 or 729-7396.

Mar. 24, Knights of Columbus St. Patrick’s Day Dinner Dance; 639-2464.

Community Meetings

Mar. 14, 7:30 p.m., Maspeth Republican Club; Kowalinski Post, 61-57 Maspeth Ave.

7:30 p.m., Community Board 5, Greater Ridgewood Youth Council Meeting Hall, 62-10 Myrtle Ave., Glendale; 366-1834.

Mar. 15, 5:45 p.m., Queens Library general session, formal conference room, 89-11 Merrick Blvd., Jamaica; 990-0700.

7:30 p.m., sharp, Community Board 3; meet at I.S. 227, 32-02 Junction Blvd., East Elmhurst; 458-2707.

8 p.m., Community School Board 26; meet at M.S. 74, Room 128, 61-15 Oceania, Bayside; 631-6981.

8 p.m., Queens County Conservative Party, American Legion Continental Post 1424, 107-15 Metropolitan Ave., Forest Hills; 474-3826.

8:15 p.m., North Queens Homeowners Civic Association, Lexington School for the Deaf, 30th Avenue and 75th Street, Jackson Heights.

Mar. 16, 7:30 p.m., Italian Charities of America, 83-20 Queens Blvd., Elmhurst; 478-3100.

Mar. 19, 7:30 p.m., Queens Civic Congress; Kew Gardens Community Center, Suite 202, 80-0-2 Kew Gardens Rd.; 225-2807.

7:30 p.m., Community Board 5; meet at Maspeth American Legion Post, 66-28 Grand Ave., Maspeth; 366-1834.

8 p.m. Queens Mineral Society, New Science Building, Room D235, Queens College Campus, Flushing; 347-6839.

Mar. 20, 7 p.m., Community Board 1; Astoria World Manor, 25-22 Astoria Blvd.; 786-3335.

Mar. 21, 8 p.m., 110th Precinct Community Council,; meet at Elmhurst Hospital Center, 79-01 B’way.; 476-9309.

Mar. 22, 7:30 p.m., Community School Board 24, District Office, 8000 Cooper Ave., Glendale.

7:30 p.m., Community School Board 24, 8000 Cooper Ave., Glendale.

Mar. 23, 8 p.m., Ridgewood Democratic Club, 60-70 Putnam Ave.; 381-6657.

Mar. 27, 8 p.m., 107th Precinct Community Council, 71-01 Parsons Blvd., Fresh Meadows; 969-5100.

Mar. 28, 1 p.m., Woodhaven Cultural & Historical Society, Emanuel United Church, 91st Avenue and Woodhaven Boulevard, Woodhaven; 846-2784.

Items of Community Interest

Mar. 14, LaGuardia Community College on-line computer courses; call 482-5125 or visit www.ed2go.com/lagcc.

Mar. 15, Long Island City Business Development Corporation luncheon at Tennisport and Mar. 28, business breakfast; 786-5300, ext. 21 or visit www.licbdc.org.

Mar. 15, Queens College forum on higher education, Student Union B-22, 4th floor ballroom, for information, call Morgan Feldman at 520-8616 or e-mail at id_mf@hotmail.com; Mar. 16, Poli Sci talk about controlling and reducing corporate subsidies, for information, call Eloiza Morales at (212) 827-0200 and Mar. 24, gala 20th anniversary concert starring 425 children, for information, call 997-5590.

Mar. 15, Jackson Heights Poets; read at Barnes and Noble, 70-00 Austin St., Forest Hills; 424-6494.

Mar. 15, Advance Chapter 588 annual pot roast dinner; Advance Masonic Temple, 21-14 30th Ave., Astoria; 762-9362.

Mar. 15, Queens County Line Democratic Association host candidates for Public Advocate and Boro President; Temple Sholom, 263-10 Union Tpke., Floral Park; 343-6779.

Mar. 18, Nerken Research Center of Parker Jewish Institute for Health Care and Rehabilitation free screenings for peripheral arterial disease, LIJ Hospital, 271-11 76th Ave., New Hyde Park; 289-2100, ext. 4549 or (516) 247-6500, ext. 4549.

Mar. 18, 4:30 p.m., Eleanor Kaimakliotis, Of Martyrs & Gorgons, Vasilis Sarganis, Mia Ali Poeisi, and Eleni Fintrilakis, Litorsi, Lismonias, Athansiades Cultural Foundation Hall, 41-19 31st Ave., Astoria; Mar. 21, 7:30 p.m., Barnes & Noble, 2380 Bell Blvd, Bayside; for information on both events, call 274-1300.

Mar. 18, Women’s Herstory Event, sponsored by Queens Women’s Center and Queens Historical Society, Flushing Library, 2 p.m., free admission. For information, call 793-0672.

Mar. 21, Jackson Heights Community Development Corp informational seminar; Corona Library Branch, 38-23 104th St; 651-6995.

Mar. 21, Woodhaven Library book discussion group, 85-41 Forest Pkwy.; 849-4980.

Mar. 21, Greek Independence Day celebration at Queens Borough Hall, 120-55 Queens Blvd., Kew Gardens.

Mar. 22, Alzheimer’s Association Legal and Financial planning: Medicaid Update; Castle Senior Living, 108-25 Horace Harding Expwy., Forest Hills; (212) 983-0700.

Mar. 23, Queensboro Council for Social Welfare, 10th Annual Reception; Apr. 3, Consumer Protection: Home Repair and Mortgage Fraud and May 1, Eviction Prevention: Tenant’s Rights; meet at Queens Borough Hall, Room 213, 120-55 Queens Blvd., Kew Gardens; 468-8025.

Mar. 26, Queens Toastmaster Club; Queens Borough Hall, lower level, 120-55 Queens Blvd., Kew Gardens; (212) 687-4159, ext. 17.

Mar. 28, The Brandeis Association and the Catholic Lawyers’ Guild 24th annual joint meeting debate the "Rockefeller Drug Laws," Hillcrest Jewish Center, 183rd Street and Union Turnpike, Jamaica Estates; 261-4146, 275-1717, 520-3755 or 460-6093.

Mar. 31, International Association of Administrative Professionals fashion show. For information, call Sue at 358-0078.

Apr. 4, St. Vincent's Catholic Medical Centers-St. John’s Queens heart support group, St. John’s, 90-02 Queens Blvd., Elmhurst.

Now to June 16, the Latin American Cultural Center of Queens cultural bridges program for students between eight and 16, 93-11 34th Ave., Jackson Heights. For information, call 261-7664.

Arts & Entertainment

Mar. 17, Brooklyn Queens Conservatory of Music, "Toujours L’Amour" faculty showcase concert, 42-76 Main St., Flushing; 461-8910 or www.brooklynconservatory.com.

Mar. 18, Reading Of Martyrs and Gorgons; Athanasiades Cultural Foundation, 41-19 31st Ave., Astoria and Mar. 21, Barnes and Noble, Bay Terrace Shopping Center, 2380 Bell Blvd., Bayside.

Mar. 21 and 25, Theatre Arts Center of Jackson Heights open house for teens and childres ages six+ and Mar. 25 auditions for interested singers, actors and dancers. For more information, call (212) 721-1442.

Mar. 24, 8 p.m., soprano Ilana Kochinska recital;Steinway Reformed church, 41st Street and Ditmars Boulevard, Astoria; (212) 579-0932.

Mar. 25, Selfhelp Queensview/North Queensview NORC Program community art show, 33-64 21st St., Long Island City. For information, contact Justine DiPalma at 278-4148.

Mar. 28, Queens Council on the Arts Technical Assistance Workshop, Flushing Library, 41-17 Main St., Flushing, 6 p.m., registration deadline Mar. 23 and May 18 to 20, seeking performance artists now for the Art Frenzy festival. For more information, call 647-3377.

American Museum of the Moving Image

Mar. 17, Hearst’s "Janice Meredith" and Hearst's "Cartoon Studio"; Mar. 18, Hearst’s "Humoresque," and "Back Pay"; Mar. 24, Hearst’s "Quality Street" and "Beverly of Graustark"; Mar. 25, Hearst’s "The Pride of Palomar" and "The Mask of Fu Manchu"; Mar. 30, Moving Image at the DGA Theater in Manhattan, "Blow"; Mar. 31. Hearst’s "Gabriel Over The White House" and "Going Hollywood" and Apr. 1, Hearst’s "The Battle Over Citizen Kane" and "Citizen Kane."

Flushing Town Hall

Mar. 23 Papo Vasquez "Loco for Latin". For information, call 463-7700, ext. 222.

LaGuardia Community College

Mar. 16, Jazz Jam Series and Apr. 21 "City That Drinks The Mountain Sky" and Mar. 23, Queens Jazz Greats. For more information, call 482-5151.

Queens College

Mar. 14, QC Orchestra; Mar. 15, senior piano recital and jazz piano recital; Mar. 16, student violin recital; Nov. 17, NYC Day of Percussion; Mar. 19, alumna recital; Mar. 20, songster Kevin Maynor sings Paul Robeson; Mar. 21, alumna/guest recital and lecture: "Bach Iconography and the Kittle Portrait"; Mar. 22, jazz bass recital, lecture demonstration: Institut für Computer und Electronische Medien (ICEM) and music from Argentina and the Institut für Computer...; Mar. 23, Bach Collegium and student piano recital; Mar. 24th CPSM Gala 20th Anniversary Concert; Mar. 27, graduate student composers concert and Rufus Hallmark with Raymond Erickson ; Mar. 28, DMA organ recital; Mar. 29th, QC choir and chorus, jazz trombone recital and MENC Benefit Concert and Mar. 30, MA in cello recital and BA/MA senior piano recital.

Mar. 18, Russian-American Kids Circus, Colden Center,.

Mar. 21, "The Face of Bach—The Search for the Portrait that Belonged to Kittel" lecture, LeFrak Concert Hall, 4 p.m. For information, call 997-5000.

Mar. 23, "The Accordion as an Icon of Italian-American Culture." call (212) 817-8215.

Queensborough Community College

Mar. 14, "Women and AIDS," yoga and "Kick-Boxing for Women"; Mar. 20, "Women’s Hidden Cancers"; Mar. 21, "Environmental Health Awareness" and "David Holzman, Pianist"; Mar. 23, "Jurys Irish Cabaret" and "Play It Again Sam"; Mar. 24, "Four Arts Festival" and "Queens Symphonic Band"; Mar. 28, "Total Woman’s Fair" and Mar. 31, Mendelssohn’s "Hebrides" and Rossini’s "Barber of Seville."

Queens Museum of Art

Mar. 15, Introduction to Leonardo da Vinci and Italy, Sixteenth Century; Mar. 16, Movies exploring human psychology; Mar. 17, St. Patrick’s Day program; Mar. 19, opening reception Sun K. Kwak: Time and Space #3; Mar. 22, Frans Hals and Holland, Seventeenth Century; Mar. 23, movies exploring human psychology; Mar. 24, painting demonstration by the Jackson Heights Arts Club; Mar. 25, Women’s History Month celebration; Mar. 29, Francois Boucher and France, Eighteenth Century; Mar. 30, movies exploring human psychology and Mar. 31, Forest Hills Symphony Chamber Ensemble and Rockaway Artists Alliance as well as ongoing tours of the Panorama of the City of New York and Sunday family workshops. For information, call 592-9700.

Queens Theatre In The Park

Mar. 16 to 25, "Wit" and Queens Black Cultural Series ; Mar. 17, "Under the Rug"; Mar. 21 to Apr. 1, "Eubie & Me"; Mar. 22 and 24, "Hannah Davis"; Mar. 23, Riase El Show and Mar. 24, "Animal Tales and Dinosaur Scales" and Mar. 31, Momix "Baseball." For information, call 760-0064.

Thalia Spanish Theatre

Mar. 18, 25 and Apr. 1, El Mago de Oz (The Wizard of Oz), 41-17 Greenpoint Ave., Sunnyside; 729-3880.


Mar. 17, 24, 31. New York Metropolitan Country Music Association dance; Glendale Memorial Building, 72-02 Myrtle Ave; 763-4328.

Mar. 10, 18 and 24. Italian Charities of America afternoon and evening dances and dances with instructions, 83-20 Queens Blvd., Elmhurst; 478-3100.


Mar. 25, 2 p.m. St. Agnes H.S., College Point, reunion for all years; special recognition for significant anniversaries. For more information, call S. Pat Koehler, 353-6276; visit St. Agnes at www.stagneshs.org.

Apr. 7. Mary Louis Academy, Jamaica Estates, is having their reunion for class years ending in ones and sixes. For more information, call Sister Joan Killen at 297-2120.

May 19. Teenager in Woodside between 1955 and 1960? For reunion information contact Bill Higgins (800) 691-6002 or e-mail WoodsideReunion@aol.com.

Flushing H.S. Class of 1980 and 1981, all interested grads contact Andre Wayne Maloy at Amaloy1006@aol.com or Noreen Rose at Norsway@aol.com.

Fleas Etc.

Big Apple Depression Glass Club Collectible and Antique Show & Sale, Mar. 31, 9:30 a.m., Queens County Farm Museum,73-50 Little Neck Pkwy, Floral Park; for more information call 591-6655 or (516) 295-3527.

The Last Thrift Sale, Good Shepherd United Methodist Church, Mar. 31, 10 a.m., 30-44 Crescent St., Astoria; for more information, call 728-5182.

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