2007-06-13 / Community Calendar

Calendar of Events

Compiled By Susan Cleary

Independence Day

Jun. 29, CALDC, 25th Anniversary Waterfront Independence Day Celebration with The Tommy Dorsey Orchestra and Grucci fireworks; 718.728.7820.

Flag Day

Jun. 14, 11 a.m., Swearing-in ceremony for new citizens, Queensborough Community College Humanities Building Theater, 222-05 56th Ave., Bayside; 718.281.5591. 2 p.m., Central Queens Historical Assn.-Flushing Cemetery Flag Day Ceremony, Flushing Cemetery, 163-06 46th Ave.; 917.376.4496.

Community Meetings

Associations Jun. 14, 7:30 p.m., Middle Village Maspeth Civic; Our Lady of Hope Auditorium, 61-21 71st St.

Jun. 14, Sep. 13, 7:30 p.m., Dutch Kills Civic, St. Patrick's School Hall, 39-28 28th St., Long Island City; 718.786.2049. Boards Jun. 13, 7:30 p.m., Board 5; Greater Ridgewood Youth Council Meeting Hall, 62-10 Myrtle Ave., Glendale; 718.366.1834.

Jun. 13, 7:30 p.m., Board 6; Queens Community House, 108-25 62nd Dr., Rego Park; 718.263.9250.

Jun. 14, Sep. 13, 9:30 a.m., Board 1; Kaufman Astoria Studio Cafe, 34-12 36th St., Astoria; 718.786.3335.

Jun. 19, Sep. 18, 7 p.m., Board 1; Astoria World Manor, 25-22 Astoria Blvd.; 718.786.3335.

Sep. 4, 7:30 p.m., Board 4; VFW Post 150, 51-11 108th St., Corona; 718.760.3141. Clubs Jun. 13, 7:30 p.m., Maspeth Republican Club; Kowalinski Post, Upstairs, 61-57 Maspeth Ave.

Jun. 21, 7:30 p.m., JFK Regular Democratic Club of Queens, Margaret Tietz Rehab Center, 164th St.; 718.592.8446.

Jun. 27, 7 p.m., sharp, Frank Kenna Republican Club of Astoria, 23-63 Steinway St.; 917.867.7919. Community Councils Jun. 19, Sep. 18, 8 p.m., 115th Precinct, 92-15 Northern Blvd., Jackson Heights.

Jun. 26, 7 p.m., 108th Precinct; Sunnyside Community Services, 43-31 39th St., 2nd Floor. Community Education Councils Others Jun. 16, 10 a.m.; Jun. 26, 7 p.m., Family Focus Adoption Services, 54-40 Little Neck Pkwy., Suite 4, Little Neck; 718.224.1919.

Jun. 17, 9:30 a.m., Jewish War Veterans Post 250; Rego Park Jewish Center, 97-30 Queens Blvd., Rego Park; 718.297.7711.

Jun. 18, 8-9:30 a.m., LICBDC; MetLife Building, Queens Plaza, LIC; 718.786.5300, ext. 27. Jun. 18, Jul. 9, 5:30 p.m., Queens Borough Board, 120-55 Queens Blvd., Second Floor, Borough President's Conference Room, Kew Gardens; 718.286.3000.

Jun. 19, 9:30 a.m. Queens Borough Cabinet, 120-55 Queens Blvd., Second Floor, Borough President's Conference Room, Kew Gardens; 718.286.3000.

Jun. 20, 6 p.m., NYSDOT BQE Reconstruction Project; White Castle Headquarters, 69-01 34th Ave., Woodside; 718.424.4157.

Jun. 21, 5:45 p.m., Queens Library Board of Trustees; Formal Conference Room, 89-11 Merrick Blvd., Jamaica; 718.990.0700.

Jun. 20, 7 p.m., sharp, Jackson Heights Beautification Group Garden Club; Community Church, 35th Avenue; 718.651.7745.

Jun. 25, 6 p.m., Hearing Loss Association of Queens, Lexington School for the Deaf, 30th Avenue, Jackson Heights; 718.350.3183.

Jun. 30, 1 p.m., New York Connecting Railroad Society, 5 p.m., Greater Astoria Historical Society; rs301@juno.com.

Arts & Entertainment

Astoria Performing Arts Center(APAC) Jun. 16, 23, "The Game Plan", musical for 3- to 9-year-olds, Variety Boys & Girls Club, 21-12 30th Rd., Astoria; 781.393.7505, www.APACNY.org. Barnes & Noble +Tuesdays & Thursdays, Weekly Storytimes, Jun. 14, P.S. 173 Read-Aloud; Jun. 15, Thinkfun Game Night; Jun. 18, Poetry Writing Essentials; Jun. 19, Booksigning: Rafe Martin and Dr. Fishman & Dr. Small; Jun. 16, Fran The Clown; Jun. 22, Booksigning: Jim Benton; Jun. 23, Booksigning: Ralph Kiner; Jun. 28, Summertime Storytime, 176-60 Union Tpke., Fresh Meadows; 718.380.7077. Museum of the Moving Image June 17, "Considering Horror" panel discussion; June 23, Horror Films from the 1970s to Today series, "The Hills Have Eyes", 1977 version, 2 p.m., 2006 version, 4 p.m., 35th Avenue at 36th Street, Astoria; 718.784.4520. P.S. 1 Contemporary Art Center Jun. 24, Young Architects Program: Liquid Sky/Organizing Chaos; International and National Projects 8-artist exhibition; to Sep. 10, The Slimy Trail of Slug and Snail; to Sep. 24, Tunga, Laminated Souls, Jim Shaw: The Donner Party, Organizing Chaos, 22-25 Jackson Ave., LIC; www.ps1.org, www.wps1.org., www.moma.org. Queens College To Jul. 30, Light to Dark: Paintings and Works on Paper, Art Center; 718.997.3770; fees vary, call the School of Music for other performances, 65-30 Kissena Blvd., Flushing; 718.793.8080. Others Jun. 15, LaGuardia Community College, Jazz Jam Finale, 47th Avenue, LIC; 718.482.5151.

Jun. 15, 16, Topaz Arts, "ascendance" 'The Soundless Music by Yoko Ono' dance performance, $10, reserve, 55-03 39th Ave., Woodside; 718.505.0440. Jun. 16, Queens Museum of Art, Corona Cares (offsite); Jun. 17, 5th Annual Queerin' Queens Pride Celebration; Jun. 17, E=MC3, John McEuen & Sons, Bodles Opera House, 29 Main St., Chester, NY; 845.469.4594. Jun. 24, Inti Raymi Festival of the Sun, New York City Building, Flushing Meadows Corona Park; 718.592.9700. Jun. 17, Thalia Spanish Theatre, Ballet Mestizo with Grupo Musical; to Jun. 24, Baño De Damas, 41-17 Greenpoint Ave., Sunnyside; 718.729.3880.

Jun. 19, Queens Community House, Belle's Players; Jun. 20, Hemingway's, A Moveable Feast, 80-02 Kew Gardens Rd., Suite 202.

Jun. 21, Socrates Sculpture Park Summer Solstice Celebration, Broadway and Vernon Boulevard, Long Island City; 718.956.1819, ext. 12, or es@socratessculpturepark.org. Jun. 22, KIDS FIRST! Film Club: Angelina Follows Her Dream; Jun. 23, Compost Critters, Live Sing-A-Long; Jun. 24, Above and Below the Pond, Reel Fun: Shrek 2; Tuesdays, Sandy Seashore Snapshots, $9; to Sep. 2, Exhibit: AirPlay, 11 Davis Ave., Garden City; 516.224.5800.

Jun. 23, Italian Charities of America, Saturday Dances, 83-20 Queens Blvd., Elmhurst.

To Jun. 23 Alliance of Queens Artists "Exploring a World of Art; AQA Gallery & Art Center, 99-10 Metropolitan Ave., Forest Hills,; 718.520.9842.

Jun. 30, Bella Italia Mia, Cav. Irma B. Jaffe, PhD book review, $7 n.m.; Christ the King H.S., 68-02 Metropolitan Ave., Middle Village; 718.426.1240.

To Jul. 8, Art-O-Mat, Hope Is The Thing With Feathers, 46-46 Vernon Blvd., LIC.

To Aug. 5, L.I.C., NYC artists exhibition, Socrates Sculpture Park, 32-01 Vernon Blvd; 718.699.0005, ext. 342.

To Aug. 24, NYC Department of Education, grades K to 12, "P. S. Art 2007"; Tweed Courthouse, Manhattan.

Breakfasts, Luncheons, Dances, Dinners, Fleas, Fairs, Fundraisers

Jun. 14, Sunnyside Chamber of Commerce luncheon, $18 p.p.; Dazies Restaurant, 39-41 Queens Blvd.; 718.482.6053.

Jun. 15, Preconstruction Fundraiser for Fort Totten, $50 p.p., RSVP; 718.793.0672.

Jun. 16, Italian Charities of America flea market, refreshments, 83- 20 Queens Blvd., Elmhurst.

Jun. 20-24, St. Antonio Abate Society of Castrofilippo, Ditmars between 35th and 38th Streets, three blocks, four days.

Jun. 23, Friends of the Queens Library, Ridgewood branch fundraiser/flea market, table rentals will be donated to the library; 917.597.2903.

Jun. 26, 107th Police Precinct Community Council annual dinner dance, $50 p.p.; The Reception House, 167-17 Northern Blvd., Flushing; 718.463.1600.

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