Calendar of Events
Here Come The Holidays
Nov. 24, Alley Pond, celebrate Thanksgiving and learn about Native American Culture, $5 & $10 p.p., registration required, seating limited, 228-06 Northern Blvd., Douglaston; call for fees, 718.229.4000.
Nov. 26, St. Paul the Apostle, Christmas Sale, 98-16 55th Ave., Corona; 718.271.1100.
Nov. 29, Hillcrest Senior Center, pre-Christmas show, singer Dino Rosi, 168-01B Hillside Ave., Jamaica; 718.297.7171.
Nov. 30, Dec. 1-3, Our Lady of Mercy, Holiday Shoppe, 70-01 Kessel St., Forest Hills.
Now to Nov. 30, The Caribbean American Center of New York, 9th Annual "Help A Child Enjoy The Holiday!" collection of new unwrapped toys and clothes, donations welcome; Amalgamated Bank, 158-11 Jewel Ave. & Parsons Boulevard, Flushing; 718.380.7083; Dec. 17, Holiday Party; The Calypso City Entertainment Center, 121-08 Jamaica Ave., Richmond Hill.
Dec. 1, 6:30 p.m., Woodhaven Business Improvement District/Greater Woodhaven Development Corporation "Holidays in Woodhaven Weekend" Christmas tree and Menorah lighting ceremony; Forest Parkway Plaza; Dec. 2, 11:30 a.m., "Welcome Santa to Woodhaven" parade, free goodies and Santa hats, next to LeCordon Bleu Caterers.
Dec. 1, 3, 8-10, Christ the King Regional H.S. and St. Adalbert's Blackfriars Theatre Group present "A Christmas Carol"; Kirwan Performing Arts Center, 68-02 Metropolitan Ave., Middle Village; 718.639.0212.
Dec. 2, Forest Park Holiday Happening, crafts, entertainment, "Nick the Balloonatic" and Santa, two sessions, $4 p.p., tickets on sale Nov. 6, Oak Ridge, Woodhaven; www.nyc.gov/parks or 311.
Dec. 2, Redeemer Lutheran, Christmas Fair, 36-01 Bell Blvd., Bayside; 718.229.5770.
Dec. 2, St. Josaphat's Roman Catholic Church, Christmas Craft Fair, 34-32 210th St., Bayside; 718.224.3051.
Dec. 2, St. Nicholas, Christmas caroling, tree decorating and a visit from Saint Nick, 150-75 Goethals Ave., Jamaica; 718.969.3226.
Dec. 2, Evangelical Lutheran Church of the Resurrection, Annual Christmas Fair, 44-10 192nd St., Flushing; 718.463.4292. Dec. 2, 3, 11 a.m.-4 p.m., Queens County Farm Museum, Holiday Bazaar, free; Dec. 2-24, Christmas tree and poinsettia sale at the farm, proceeds benefit the Farm Museum; Dec. 9, Wreathmaking Workshops, $15 advance payment; Dec. 27-29, Holiday open house, free, 73-50 Little Neck Pkwy., Floral Park; 718.347-FARM.
Dec. 3, Temple Israel of Jamaica, Holiday Bazaar, 188th Street, Holliswood; 718.775.4400.
Dec. 5, Sunnyside Chamber of Commerce, Holiday Tree Lighting, Santa, Sunnyside Drum Corp, hot beverages, dinner at Dazies Restaurant, $30 p.p.; Joe Sabba Park, 49th Street & Queens Boulevard.
Dec. 7+, AQA Gallery End-o'-the-Year Holiday Party and annual Holiday Arts & Finecrafts extravaganza, 99-10 Metropolitan Ave., Forest Hills; 718.520.9842.
Dec. 9, 7 p.m., St. John's University, 19th Annual Christmas Concert, bleacher seating, free, Queens campus, 8000 Utopia Pkwy; 718.990.6161.
Dec. 10, The Sacred Music Chorale of Richmond Hill, Holiday Concert, admission $12-$15, reception to follow; St. John's Lutheran Church, 86-20 114th St., Richmond Hill; 718.849.1437.
Dec. 10 2 p.m., Glen Mohr Chorale, "Christmas in Heaven" musical comedy, goodwill offering requested; St. Brendan's Church, Brooklyn; 718.339.2828; Dec. 17, 4 p.m., Little Sisters of the Poor at Queen of Peace Residence, Queens Village; 718.464.1800; Dec. 27, 8 p.m., St. Ignatius Retreat House; Manhasset; 516.621.8300. Dec. 10, 3 p.m., Goliard Concerts Holiday Concert, A Choral Festival from the Venetian Renaissance & Beyond; church of the Most Precious Blood, 32-40 37th St., Astoria; 718.728.8927.
Dec. 12, 6-10 p.m., The Brandeis Association Holiday Fest, bring new, unwrapped toys or a donation of $10 to Terrace on the Park, Flushing Meadow-Corona Park.
Dec. 14, 17, Rego Park Jewish Center, Chanukkah Celebration, 97- 30 Queens Blvd.; 718.459.1000.
Dec. 15, Temple Beth Sholom, Chanukkah Service, 171-39 Northern Blvd., Flushing; 718.463.4143.
Dec. 15, Reform Temple of Forest Hills Chanukkah Dinner, 71-11 112th St.; 718.261.2900.
Dec. 15, Forest Hills Jewish Center, Chanukkah Service, 106-06 Queens Blvd.; 718.847.7000.
Dec. 16, Jewish Center of Forest Hills, Chanukkah Concert, 53-25 Dry Harbor Rd., Middle Village; 718.639.2110.
Dec. 17, 4 p.m., Oratorio Society of Queens Annual Holiday Concert, $20/$18; Queensborough Community College, Performing Arts Center, 222-05 56th Ave., Bayside; 718.460.0726.
Dec. 24, 25, Church of the Resurrection, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day Mass, 85-09 118th St., Kew Gardens, 718.847.2649.
Dec. 31, Killing Kompany, New Year's Eve Murders!: Papa Razzi, 1500 Jericho Tpke., Westbury, $110 p.p.; 516.877.7744 , 212.772.2590 or 888.SHOOT-EM. Community Meetings Associations Jan. 8, 7:30 p.m., Middle Village Property Owners/Residents Assn.; St. Margaret's Parish Hall, 66-05 79th Pl; 718-894-4114. Boards Dec. 6, 8 p.m., Board 8; Hillcrest Jewish Center, Union Turnpike, Jamaica; 718.264.7895.
Dec. 11, 7 p.m., sharp, Board 7; Union Plaza Care Center, 33-23 Union St., Flushing; 718.359.2800. Clubs Dec. 21, 8 p.m., John F. Kennedy Regular Democratic Club of Queens, Inc.; Margaret Tietz Center, 164-11 Chapin Pkwy., Jamaica; 718.591.8446. Community Councils Nov. 28, 7 p.m., 114th Police Precinct; Riccardo's, 21st Avenue, Astoria. Others Nov. 27, 6 p.m., Hearing Loss Association of Queens at Lexington, 30th Avenue, Jackson Heights; 718.350.3183.
Nov. 29, 1 p.m., Woodhaven Cultural/Historical Society; Emanuel United Church of Christ, 91st Avenue; 718.846.1907.
Dec. 6, 12:30 p.m.,AARP Chapter 2889; First Presbyterian Church of Newtown, 54-05 Seabury St., Elmhurst; 718.639.8497.
Dec. 7, 5:30 p.m., Administrative Committee of the Board of Trustees open session, Central Library, 89-11 merrick Blvd., Jamaica; 718.990.0700. Arts & Entertainment Barnes & Noble Nov. 26, Biscuit Character Appearance, Teen Time: The Book Thief; Nov. 30, Charlotte's Web Storytime; 176-60 Union Tpke., Fresh Meadows; 718.380.7077. Museum of the Moving Image Nov. 24, Up/Down/Fragile; Nov. 25, La Belle Noiseuse; Nov. 26, Joan the Maid; Nov. 29, Rear Window; Dec. 2, Le Pont du Nord, Love on the Ground, Wuthering Heights; Dec. 3, L'Amour Fou; Dec. 6, To Catch A Thief; Dec. 9, Out 1: Episodes 1-4; Dec. 10, Out 1: Episodes 5-8; Dec. 16, 22, Merry-Go-Round, Divertimento; Dec. 17, 24, Out 1: Spectre, The Gang of Four; Dec. 23, Secret Defense; Dec. 23, 29, The Story of Marie and Julien; Dec. 30, 31. Va Savoir, 35th Avenue at 36th Street, Astoria; 718.784.0077. Queens College Dec. 3, Cinema on Sundays: The Legacy of Jedwabne, $5 p.p., LeFrak Concert Hall; Dec. 17, Flushing Savings Bank Family Theater: Babes In Toyland, $12 p.p., Colden Auditorium, Queens College, Flushing; 718-793-8080. Queens Museum of Art Nov. 27, The Twelve Chairs; Nov. 30, Early 20th Century European Art; Dec. 3, Winter Sing Celebration; Heart of Peace Choir and Americas Vocal Ensemble; Dec. 4, A Raisin in the Sun; Dec. 7, Early to Mid-20th Century American Art, Many Shades of Expression in 20th Century Music; Dec. 11, Melvin and Howard; Dec. 14, Walk in the Light, The Lost Tribe, "Light the Parol" Filipino Christmas celebration; Dec. 21, Contemporary Art, donation $5, Flushing Meadows-Corona Park, 311. Queens Theatre In the Park Nov. 24, John Pizzi for Adults; Nov. 25, The Russian-American Kids Circus, An Evening with Faith Prince; Nov. 26, American Theater Arts for Youth "Babes in Toyland", Latin jazz singer Adela Dalto; Nov. 30, Dec. 1, 2, 6-10, Musical Theater "Shangri La"; Dec. 1-10,World Premiere of new musical sequel to "A Christmas Carol, Tim & Scrooge", tickets $18-$34, Dec. 3, Teatro IATI; Dec. 14, Latin Jazz Coalition: Dec. 16, Ben Taylor Band; Dec. 23, Marc Salem: Mind Games Extra; Dec.27, 28, The Nutcracker Ballet for Young Audiences; Dec. 30, Avner the Eccentric, ticket prices vary, Flushing Meadows-Corona Park; www.queenstheatre.org or 718.760.0064. Others Nov. 25, Bella Italia Mia, Inc., "The Theater of Marcellus in Rome", $7 non-members; Christ the King H.S., 68-02 Metropolitan Ave., Middle Village; 718.426.1240.
Nov. 26, Queensborough Community College, "Magic of Jolson", 222-05 56th Ave., Bayside; 718.631.6311.
Nov. 26, Flushing Council on Culture/Arts Curators Talk, The Day of the Dead, 137-35 Northern Blvd., Flushing; 718.463.7700.
Nov. 29, Forest Hills Community/Senior Center, Whitney Museum presents: All Roads Lead to NY; 718.699.1010. Dec. 1, 4, Italian Charities of America, dance with instruction, admission $10; Dec. 2, 16, Saturday dances, refreshments served, 83-20 Queens Blvd., Elmhurst; 718.478.3100.
Dec. 2, Lincoln Center "Family Musik: Fairy Tales", the series continues in 2007 with Tap Tap , Tap Dance Concerto world premiere, and Play Ball, $63 series tickets, Alice Tully Hall, 65th Street and Broadway, Manhattan; call, CenterCharge, 212-721-6500. Dec. 4, LaGuardia Community College, Color Music Chamber Concert; Dec. 15, The Nutcracker, Little Theatre, 47th Avenue, LIC. Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Dances
Nov. 23, Greek-American Homeowners Association Thanksgiving lunch, everything's free, 23-49 31st St., Astoria; 718.545.4046.
Nov. 29, John F. Kennedy Regular Democratic Club of Queens, "Salute to Labor" dinner dance; Terrace On The Park, 52-11 111th St., Flushing Meadows-Corona Park, Flushing; 718.591.8446.
Dec. 19, Forest Hills Community & Senior Center, Christmas- Chanukkah-Kwanzaa luncheon and party; 718.699.1010. Fleas, Fairs, Fundraisers
Dec. 2, Lincoln Center "Family Festival" fundraiser and luncheon followed by a performance of your choice, Alice Tully Hall, 65th Street and Broadway, Manhattan. For specially priced benefit tickets, call 212-875-5763.
Dec. 9 Italian Charities of America, flea market, refreshments served, 83-20 Queens Blvd., Elmhurst; 718.478.3100.
Dec. 16, VFW Flanders Field Post 150, Holiday Fair/Craft Fest, browse the bargains, free admission; VFW Hall, 51-11 108th St., Corona. Health Nov. 24, Forest Hills Community/Senior Center, Living Wills & Healthcare Proxy; Nov. 30, Lecture: Neck & Shoulder Complaints; Dec. 13, Mini Health Fair, Holiday Bazaar & Bake Sale; 718.699.1010. Items of Community Interest
Nov. 28, Greater Woodhaven Development Corporation, MetroCard van, Forest Parkway Plaza, Forest Parkway and Jamaica Avenue; 718.805.0202 or 212.638.7622.
Nov. 29, LaGuardia Community College, online open house for prospective students, www.laguardia.edu/onlineopenhouse, first 50 people to log on will be entered in a raffle; 718.482.5000. Nov. 29, Kew Gardens Community Center, French class; Dec. 4, Discussion" American Artists in Paris; Dec. 11, Discussion: Tiffany Glass, 80-02 Kew Gardens Rd., Suite 202; 718.268.5960.
Nov. 30, Forest Hills Community House, "Remembrance and Renewal", free; Kew Gardens Community Center, 80-02 Kew Gardens Rd., Suite 202; RSVP 718.533.6459.
Dec. 1-22, Flux Factory, "Why Tatlin's Monument to the Third International?", 38-38 43rd St., LIC; 718.707.3362.
Dec. 6, Queens College, Jewish Lecture Series: From Minsk to Manhattan...", Kissena Boulevard, Flushing; 718.997.5730.