2003-06-25 / Community Calendar

Community Meetings

Boards
Community Meetings Boards

June 30, 7 p.m. Community Boards 1 and 2, informational meeting on conversion of two bridges and one street to one-way traffic, Sunnyside Senior Center, 43-31 39th St., 2nd Floor; 718-533-8773.

Community Councils

June 29, 10 a.m., 112th Precinct Community Council, CPR course, 112th Precinct, 68-40 Austin St.;718-520-9321.

July 2, 8 p.m., Glendale Civilian Observation Patrol (GCOP), 79-03 Myrtle Ave., Glendale; 718-497-1500/2402.

Others

June 29, 1 p.m., New York Finch & Type Canary Club Feather Show, near Belmont Racetrack; 718-967-6899.

Jun 30, 6 to 7:30 p.m., SHHH; Lexington School for the Deaf, 30th Avenue and 75th Street, Jackson Heights; 718-350-3203.

School Board

District 30, July 8, 8:30 p.m.; P.S. 150, 40-01, 43rd Ave., Long Island City; 718-777-4680.

Civil Air Patrol

2nd and 4th Monday, 7 p.m., Falcon Senior Squadron, Federal Express Building 260, North Hangar Road, JFK International Airport; http://users.systec.com/sms90/falcon.falcon.htm.

Thursdays, 3 p.m., August Martin H.S. Cadet Squadron, 156-10 Baisley Blvd., Jamaica; 877-209-0744, ext. 6015.

Fridays, 6:30 p.m., Academy Cadet Squadron, College of Aeronautics, East Elmhurst; 877-377-3849.

Saturdays, 8 a.m., Arts & Business H.S. Cadet Squadron, 105-25 Horace Harding Expwy., Corona; ssgdmp@yahoo.com.

Items of Community Interest.

June 28, 29, Outdoor Singles hikes at selected parks in NJ, NY, CT, PA, call for information; 718-784-7353.

LaGuardia Community College: 43-82 Vernon Blvd., Long Island City; 718-482-5315.

Queensborough Community College: June 27, ESL classes for non-native speakers; June 30 to July 31, summer day camp open house; July 8, information evening for prospective students; ongoing, Holocaust Resource Center and Archives exhibit; Campus Quadrangle ; 718-631-6044.

Arts & Entertainment

June 28, Bella Italia Mia and Council on National Literatures book event, "Two Women Writers on the Italian–American Experience; Christ the King H.S., 68-02 Metropolitan Ave., Middle Village; 718-821-3916.

June 28, Astoria Performing Arts Center "APAC’s Summer Stars" auditions, classes begin July 12; Presbyterian Church of Astoria, 31-30 33rd St.; 718-274-4781.

June 28 to July 19, AQA Gallery"Arts4all" exhibition; 99-10 Metropolitan Ave., Forest Hills; 718-520-9842.

June 25, Forest Hills Library; June 30, Woodside Library, July 1, Briarwood Library; Ken Stuart’s "Celebrate America!";718-896-5845.

American Museum of the Moving Image

June 27, Bronx Barbes; June 28, Chinatown, The Tenant, Ugetsu; June 29, Tess, Bitter Moon, Ugetsu; 718-784-0777, through Oct. 26, DARE interactive installation.

Asian Society and Museum/Asian Cine Vision

To June 29, 26th Asian American International Film Festival: A Peck On The Cheek, Long Life, Happiness and Prosperity, Asakusa Kid, Inner Senses, Tribute And Remembrance, 725 Park Ave., Manhattan; 212-989-1422.

Flushing Town Hall

June 28, Asian Director Shorts: Somewhere Over The Dreamland, Marriage Is A Crazy Thing, Inner Senses, Conduct Zero; June 29, Flavors, Room To Let, 137-35 Northern Blvd., Flushing.

Isamu Noguchi Museum

To Aug. 5, free, afternoon art program for teens, Thursdays only; to Oct. 4., free, art for families, Saturdays only; Noguchi Education Department, 36-01 43rd Ave., Long Island City, 718-204-7088, ext. 203.

MoMA QNS

To Sept. 29, Max Beckmann exhibit, 33rd Street at Queen Boulevard; 212-708-9431.

P.S.1 Contemporary Art Center

June 29, Sight and Insight, An Assemblage of Artists; Signatures of the Invisible; Leo Villareal: Supercluster Lighting matrix; Light-Wing architectural installation; Art Chantry: Greatest Hits, Vol 1. 22-25 Jackson Ave. at 46th Avenue; 784-2084.

Queens Council On The Arts

June 26, Silent Art Auction Benefit, 44-61 11th St., Long Island City; 718-647-3377.

Queens Museum of Art

To Sept. 7, Salvador Dali’s Dream of Venus; to July 19, Harumi Ori: I Was Here exhibition;718-592-9700 for information.

Socrates Sculpture Park

To Aug. 3, "Yard" an exhibit about the private landscape; to Aug. 8, free outdoor art making workshops; 32-01 Vernon Blvd., Long Island City; 718-956-1819.

Thalia Spanish Theatre

To June 29, "We Women Do It Better," 41-17 Greenpoint Ave., Sunnyside ; 718-729-3880.

Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Dances

June 27, Quality Services for the Autism Community (QSAC) silver anniversary dinner dance/silent auction gala; Terrace On The Park, Flushing Meadows–Corona Park; 516-625-0091, reserve early.

Fleas, Fairs, Fundraisers

June 26, Queens Council on the Arts silent art auction, 44-61 11th St., Long Island City; 718-647-3377, ext. 19.

June 27, 28, Astoria Performing Arts Center (APAC) "Broadway Cares" fundraiser; Presbyterian Church of Astoria, 31-30 33rd St., production includes gay themes and adult situations and may not be appropriate for children; 718-278-5925.

July 20, Friends of Community Board 1, 30th Avenue between 29th and 42nd Streets.

July 26, Dutch Kills Civic Association, 36th Avenue between 29th and 35th Streets.

July 31-Aug. 3, Hellenic Orthodox Traditionalist Church of America, St. Markella, 26th Street from 23rd Avenue to Amtrak Trestles.

Aug. 7-10, St. Irene Chrysovalantou Monastery, 23rd Avenue from 35th to 37th Streets, and 36th Street from 23rd Avenue to Amtrak Overpass.

Aug. 14-17, Borgetto Cultural Association, Steinway Street between 25th and 28th Avenues.

Aug. 17, Steinway Street Business Improvement District, Steinway Street between 28th and 35th Avenues.

Sept. 1, 30th Avenue Business Association, 30th Avenue between 29th and 42nd Streets.

Sept. 28, Broadway Astoria Merchants and Professionals, Broadway from Crescent to 42nd Streets.

Oct. 26, 114th Precinct Civilian Observation Patrol, Broadway between 29th and and 47th Streets.

You’ve Gotta Have Park

Alley Pond Environmental Center

June 28, "A Passage Through Time" celebration of Early American history; "Whooo’s Watching Who?" owl-watching expedition; ongoing, Birthday Party Program on Saturdays and Sundays, some after-school and holidays possible, 228-06 Northern Blvd., Douglaston; 718-229-4000.

City Parks Foundation

June 30 to Aug. 14, City Parks Tennis, free, ages 6 to 16 at the following Queens locales: Alley Pond Tennis Center, Astoria Park, Baisley Park, Brookville Park, Crocheron Park, Cunningham Park, Flushing Meadows–Corona Park, Flushing Memorial Field, Forest Park,  Juniper Valley Park, Kissena Park; 718-699-4200.

Cunningham Park

Horace Harding Expressway and Grand Central Parkway; 212-360-1311.

Forest Park

George Seuffert Bandshell, Woodhaven; 718-235-4100.

Queens County Farm Museum

July 9 to Aug. 15, children’s summer program, 73-50 Little Neck Pkwy., Floral Park; 718-347-FARM.

Historicals

Historic New York Tours, ; 646-298-7669.

Queens Historical Society, June 25, the History of Oakland Lake; June 28, tour of the Riker-Lent Homestead; June 29, "Beauty for Ashes" the story of Flushing Meadows–Corona Park; 718-939-0647, ext. 17.

Every Kid Deserves A ‘Y’

Central Queens YM & YWHA, to June 26, swim week; 718-268-5011.

Cross Island YMCA, June 26, "Be A Neighborhood Hero" dinner dance, Caffe on the Green; to Aug. 17, computer learning; check on late registration Bayside; 718-479-0505.

Flushing YMCA, June 28, blood drive, 138-46 Northern Blvd.; 718-961-6880.

PSA

Glen Oaks Volunteer Ambulance Corps Youth Squad is looking for new members between the ages of 14 and 18; 718-347-1637.

American Legion, Blissville Post 727 needs hand-held battery-powered games, videos, books, arts and craft supplies, bubbles, crayons, coloring books and other toys for children in Queens hospitals; 718-786-7649.

Queens Women’s Network Multi-Service Center displaced homemaker programs and womensafe programs, everything in the center is strictly confidential, 161-10 Jamaica Ave., Jamaica; 718-657-6200.

THE CORNER LIBRARY

Adults

June 26

10:30 a.m. Bay Terrace Branch

TAI CHI QI GONG FOR OLDER ADULTS

1:30 p.m. East Elmhurst Branch

EAST ELMHURST QUILTERS

4:30 p.m. Flushing Library

INFOLINQ CLASS IN FRENCH

6 p.m. East Elmhurst Branch

CHESS FOR ADULTS

6:30 p.m. Bay Terrace Branch

AN EVENING OF MUSIC FOR WOODWINDS

Far Rockaway Branch

MEL BLISS REMINISCES

June 27

4:30 p.m. Flushing Library

INFOLINQ CLASS IN ITALIAN

June 28

10:30 a.m. Flushing Library

BOOK DISCUSSION FOR CHINESE :Hu Shi za yi

11 a.m. Flushing Library

BOOK DISCUSSION FOR SPANISH: In stinto de Inez

2 p.m. Flushing Library

KEEPING THE PROMISE? A LOOK AT HONG KONG

June 30

10 a.m. Central Library

STAY WELL EXERCISE

6 p.m. Briarwood Branch

JAZZ OF YESTERDAY, TODAY AND EVERYDAY

Seaside Branch

HISTORY OF AMERICAN THEATER IN SONG

6:30 p.m. Central Library

NEW YORK CITY IN ART

6:30 p.m.Woodside Branch

CELEBRATE AMERICA!

7 p.m. Central Library

POLISH YOUR RESUME!

Steinway Branch

FLUTE COCKTAIL: A FLUTE QUARTET

Kids

June 26

10:30 a.m. Astoria Branch

TODDLER LEARNING IN SPANISH

3:30 p.m. Maspeth Branch

READ THIS...IMAGINE THAT

4 p.m. Laurelton Branch

YOUTH TALK

Queens Village Branch

CHILDREN’S GO CLUB

5 p.m. Laurelton Branch

YOUTH TALK

June 27

10:30 a.m. Maspeth Branch

TODDLER TIME

11 a.m. Jackson Heights Branch

TODDLER LEARNING IN SPANISH

1 p.m. Flushing Library

SUMMER READING CLUB KICK-OFF

Maspeth Branch

PRE-SCHOOL STORYTIME

4 p.m. Howard Beach Branch

POETRY IN THE BRANCHES

Queens Village Branch

CHILDREN’S CHESS CLUB

June 28

10:30 a.m. Central Library

SUMMER READING CLUB KICKOFF & MOVIE

1 p.m. Forest Hills Branch

SCRIPT THEATER WORKSHOP FOR YOUTH

1:45 p.m. Central Library

SUMMER READING CLUB KICKOFF & MOVIE

June 30

3:30 p.m. East Elmhurst Branch

CHESS CLUB FOR YOUTH

4 p.m. Queens Village Branch

CHILDREN’S CHESS CLUB

5 p.m. Laurelton Branch

OPEN MIC NIGHT FOR TEENS


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