2010-04-14 / Features

The Pulpit

The Pulpit Compiled by Susan Cleary

Times and dates are subject to change. Please call event sponsors to confirm.

All Nations Baptist:

•Sunday, 2:30-5:30 p.m., for three months, free English classes which have already begun, registration required, limited space, 86-76 80th St., Woodhaven; 718.296.2025.

**** All Saints’:

•Apr. 17, Saturday, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Rummage sale, bargains, refreshments.

•Jun. 12, Saturday. Vendors wanted for strawberry fair in Sunnyside, call for information.

•Tuesdays, 6 p.m. Join the Sunnyside Drum Corps Marching Band, boys/girls ages 7-17; band information. 43-12 46th St., Sunnyside; for appointment, call 718.784-8031.

**** Annunciation of the Blessed Virgin Mary Ukrainian Catholic:

•Sunday Mass, 9 a.m. English; 10:30 a.m. Ukrainian, 171-12 Underhill Ave., Fresh Meadows; 718.463.5943.

**** Astoria Center of Israel:

•Apr. 17, May 1, 15, Jun. 12, 26. Adult Bat Mitzvah classes.

•Apr. 18. Blood drive •Apr. 25. Yom Ha-Atzma’ut, $10 n.m.

•May 2, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Trinkets to Treasures sale.

•May 7, Friday. Kosher/dairy/parve pot-luck dinner followed by Kabbalat Shabbat.

•May 18, 6-9 p.m. Shavuot Learning Session “Dine & Drash”, $5 n.m

•Monday/Tuesday, JASA hot breakfast/lunch program, $1.25, call 718.956.8977.

•Monday, 6, 7, 8 p.m. Learn to Dance, beginner tap, basics of jazz, ballroom, $15 per class.

•Saturdays, 9:30 a.m. Shabbat services, followed by Kiddush, 27-35 Crescent St.; 718.278.2680.

**** Atonement Lutheran:

•Apr. 17, May 15, Saturday. Flea market.

•Universal Pre-kindergarten, children born in 2005, call for information.

•Sunday worship, 10:15 a.m., English; Sunday school, 11 a.m.; Sunday worship, noon-1:30 p.m., Spanish Telugo (CSI), 87th Street/31st Avenue; 718.639.6074.

**** Augustana Evangelical Lutheran:

•Mon.-Fri. pre-school, Wednesdays Boy Scout Troop 70, Thursdays Intercessory Prayers, Fridays Baton Twirling, Sunday School 9:15 a.m., Sunday service, 10:30 a.m., 69-05 Ditmars Blvd., East Elmhurst; 718.728.1199.

**** Bayside Jewish Center:

•Apr. 26, Monday, 2:30 p.m. Lecturer Doug Leblang.

•Tuesday evenings, 7-10 p.m., practice Hebrew letters; study the prayer book, Kabbalah & Zohar, 203-05 32nd Ave.; 718.352.7900.

**** Bethany Lutheran:

•Sunday services, 9:30 a.m. English; 11:11 a.m. emerging adults; corner of 48 Ave and 91 Place; 718.592.3107; Sunday worship, 1:30 p.m. Indonesian; 917.683.0722.

•See interior woodwork at www.frankwalterwoodsculptor carver.com

**** Chabad of Rego Park:

•Sundays, 9:30 a.m., beginner-friendly services; discussion, refreshments follow.

•Sundays, 6 p.m., study program for women 18-30, 62-38 99th St., Rego Park; e-mail rabbieli@ chabadrego.org.

**** Church In The Gardens:

•Apr. 15, Thursday. Film series, “The Power of the Community…”

•Apr. 25, Sunday, 1-4 p.m. Annual Green for Queens Earth Day Fair @ Central Queens YM/YWCA, Forest Hills

•Jun. 5, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Library & Archives Committee book sale @ Thrift Shop.

•Tuesdays, 7:30-8:30 p.m. Second Tuesday each month, CIG book discussion group.

•Fridays, 8:30-9 p.m. Young Adult Ministry, “Friday Night Lights” group meditation sessions, last Friday of every month; 718.268.6704, 50 Ascan Ave.; 718.261.0736.

**** Colonial Church of Bayside:

•Fridays, 7 p.m. Recovery support group, 54-02 217th St., church office entrance, Bayside; 917.880.5693.

**** Community Church of Douglaston:

•Apr. 16-17, 23-24, 30, May 1, 8 p.m.; Apr. 18, 25, May 2, 3 p.m. Theatre A La Carte, “Murder on the Nile”, $14/$12, 39-50 Douglaston Pkwy.; 718.631.4092.

**** Emanuel United Church of Christ:

•Apr. 17, Saturday, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Indoor flea market, books, jewelry, spring plants & baked goods, refreshments/lunch available, vendors wanted, 93-12 91st Ave., Downstairs Hall, Woodhaven; 718.849.1153.

**** (Episcopal) Church of the Redeemer:

•Thursdays, 7 p.m., yoga classes, all levels, bring yoga mat, water, call for information, 30-14 Crescent St., Astoria; 718.278.8093, www.redeemer-astoria.org.

**** Forest Hills Jewish Center:

•Apr. 19, Monday, 7:30 p.m. Gala Zimriyah for Yom Ha‘Atz’Mut.

•Six-week bereavement support group begins mid- April; 718.896.9090, x. 243 or 718.263.7700, x. 223.

•Mon., 7:45 p.m., adult education Zohar: The Book of Splendor, $100 n.m.; Tues., 8 p.m., fee, open bridge, Tues,/Thurs., 9:30-11 a.m., Mommy & Me Program; Wed., 8-9:30 p.m., indoor soccer; 8-10 p.m., Israeli folk dancing, $10 n.m. & more, call for program information; Thurs., following morning Minyan, Talmud class, $10 n.m.; 8 p.m. following Minyan. Yoga basics, six-week series, $60 n.m., $80 drop-ins; Sun., bimonthly, 12:30-2 p.m., youth group for third grade children, youth lounge, $20 thru May, call x. 215.

•Operation Isaiah food collection & City Harvest food pantry collection, non-perishable food stuff, Kosher preferred.

•Operation Support Our Troops, individual-sized packages of toiletries, new or gently used Beanie Babies, CDs, DVDs, electronic & video games, 106- 06 Queens Blvd., Forest Hills; 718.263.7000.

**** Free Synagogue of Flushing:

•Apr. 18, Sunday, 3 p.m. Third Annual Interreligious Choral Festival.

•Apr. 21, 28, Wednesdays, 7:30-9:30 p.m. “The Bible As History”

•Tuesdays, 7:30 p.m. Mindfulness Meditation.

•Fridays, 8 p.m. Erev Shabbat services, social hour & refreshments to follow.

•Saturdays, 10:30 a.m. Torah study, 41-60 Kissena Blvd.; 718.961.0030.

**** Good Shepherd United Methodist:

•Apr. 15, Thursday, 7:30 p.m. Prayer group.

•Apr. 18, Sunday, 5 p.m. Word Alive: Change the World.

•Apr. 24, Saturday. “Sleepout to End Malaria”, for information go to http://www.umc.org/site/apps/nlnet/content3.aspx?c=l wL4KnN1LtH&b=5558173&ct=8043925

•Apr. 25, Sunday. Change the World Worship, Ad Council after worship.

•May 6, Thursday. Children of Eden begins.

•Thursday, 7:30 p.m. Prayer services.

•Sunday, 9 a.m. choir rehearsal, sanctuary; 10 a.m. service, sanctuary; 11:15 a.m. fellowship, downstairs; 11:30 a.m; third Sunday of the month, 5 p.m., Word Alive, sanctuary. Bible study and discussion, Sunday school, 30-44 Crescent St., Astoria; 718.728.5182.

**** Grace Lutheran of Astoria:

•Wednesdays. 9 a.m., morning prayer in the chapel with Queens Lutheran School.

•Sundays, 9 a.m. Children’s Church; 10 a.m. Holy Communion, 31-20 21st Ave., Astoria; 718.728.0093.

**** Hillcrest Jewish Center:

•Apr. 18, Sunday, 9:30 a.m. Schlein breakfast lecture, “The Quality of Mercy is not Strained…”.

•Apr. 25, Sunday, 9:30 a.m. Anderman/Feder breakfast lecture, “Rebranding Israel…”.

•May 23, Sunday. Israel Day Parade.

•Jun. 13, Sunday. Cantor Moti Fuchs concert.

•OHR Chadash religious school; for information call 718.591.5353 or 718.380.4145, x. 32.

•Shabbat mornings, 10:30 a.m, Cool Shul songs, prayer and fun for kids 2-8 and their parents, library.

•Monday-Friday daily services in Ferkauf Chapel, 6:45 a.m., 8:30 a.m. and 7 p.m., call center.

•Saturday, 10:30 a.m. Kindershul, children ages 2- 7 and their parents.

•Sundays, joint youth program, 2nd to 12th grades, call for information, 183-02 Union Tpke. Flushing; 718.360.4145.

**** Hollis Hills Jewish Center:

•Apr. 25, Sunday, noon-2 p.m. Open house for nursery school & summer camp, 210-10 Union Tpke.

**** Incarnation Parish:

•Oct. 11-20, 10-day pilgrimage. Visit the Holy Land “Journey to the Land of Incarnation”, $2,686 p.p., trip insurance $189 extra, single-room supplement extra, first-rate hotels, breakfast/dinner each day, 89-43 Francis Lewis Blvd., Queens Village; 718.465.8534.

**** Our Lady of Angels:

•Apr. 24, Saturday, 7:30 p.m. Fr. Jerry Jecewiz, The Conjuring Clergyman “Priesto!” Magic Show, $10, 44-04 Skillman Ave., Sunnyside; 718.392.0011.

**** Our Lady of Grace:

•Apr. 18, Sunday, 9 a.m.-2:30 p.m. 4r Health, Safety, Business Expo, free for seniors, caregivers and adults of all ages, 158-20 101st St., Howard Beach; frostbiz@aol.com

**** Queen of Peace:

•Wednesdays, 8:30 a.m. Daily Mass.

•Saturdays, 8:30 a.m., 5 p.m. Daily Mass.

•Sundays, 8:30 & 11 a.m. Daily Mass, 141-26 77th Ave., Kew Gardens Hills; 718.380.5031.

**** Reform Temple of Forest Hills:

•Apr. 18, Sunday, 10:30 a.m. Sisterhood breakfast & make-up demonstration, reservations are required.

•Apr. 22, Thursday, noon. Horizons Club, ages 55+, “A World of Opera”.

•Apr. 23, Friday, 8 p.m. Yom Ha’Atzmaut, Israeli Independence Day.

•Apr. 25, Sunday, 10 a.m. Fourteenth Annual Telsey Lecture “Retrieving the Holocaust Billions”. $20 includes brunch.

•May 6, Thursday, noon. Second Horizons Club, ages 55+, The Wolf of the Kremlin…, , $3 p.p.

•Wednesday, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Duplicate bridge games, lesson & light lunch, 71-11 112th St., Forest Hills; 718.261.2900.

**** Rego Park Jewish Center:

•May 2, Sundays. Film festival: “Crossing Delancey”; Jun. 6, “The Pawnbroker”, refreshments, $5 p.p.

•Tuesdays, 7:15 p.m. Bingo, doors open at 6 p.m., $3 admission includes 12 games, snack bar, cash prizes.

•Wednesdays, 12:30-2:30 p.m. Yiddish Vinkel, $2 p.p.

•Thursdays, 1:30-2:30 & 3:30-5:30 p.m. Tai Chi classes; English & citizenship class.

•Saturdays, 9 a.m. Shabbat services.

•Boy/Girl Scouts registration, $10 per year, call Michael Horowitz 516.526.2492, 97-30 Queens Blvd., Rego Park; 718.459.1000.

**** St. Andrew Avellino:

•Apr. 23, 24, 25, 30, May 1, May 2, Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays, 2 or 8 p.m. The Andrean Players, Cinderella, 158th Street, Flushing; Christine, 718.460.3072.

**** St. George’s Coptic Christian Orthodox:

•Sundays, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Donate winter clothing; coats, gloves, scarves, shoes, and blankets for those in need, 38-25 31st St., LIC; 718.784.8279.

**** St. Jacobus Lutheran:

•Sunday, 10 a.m. Service followed by coffee hour, children’s Sunday school, adult Bible study.

•Year-round, Rainbow Christian Pre-school, 7:30 a.m.-6:30 p.m., 718.335.3361 for information, 72-01 43rd Ave., Woodside; 718.424-2307.

**** St. Josaphat’s R.C.:

•Apr. 18, Sunday, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Flea market, Polish bake sale, call Steve for information @ 718.224.3052, Parish Hall, 34-32 210th St., Bayside; 718.229.1663.

**** St. Mark’s Episcopal:

•Tuesdays, 8:30 p.m., Jackson Heights Al-Anon, Parish House, 2nd Floor, 33-50 82nd St., Jackson Heights; 718.457.1511.

**** St. Mel’s R.C.:

•Wednesdays, 7:30-9:30 p.m. Join the adult choir, rehearsals in sanctuary choir suite for noon Sunday mass, 26-01 154th St., Flushing; 718.886.0201.

**** St. Nicholas of Tolentine R.C.:

•Daily Mass, 150-75 Goethals Ave, Jamaica Estates; 718.969.3226.

**** St. Raphael’s:

•May 2, Sunday, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Outdoor flea market, 10-foot areas $30, 35-20 Greenpoint Ave., LIC: 718.729.8957.

**** Shalom Baptist:

•Thursday, 1:30 p.m. “Coffee Hour Bible Study”.

•Friday, 7 p.m. Worship, service, fellowship, “New Beginnings: A Study of the People of Genesis”, 104-60 Queens Blvd., Suite B-2, Forest Hills; 646.752.1427.

**** Sunnyside Reformed:

•Sundays, 10:30 a.m., Sunday school; 11 a.m., Sunday service, fellowship hour follows; 1st Sunday Holy Communion, 48-03 Skillman Ave.; 718.426.5997.

**** Trinity Lutheran:

•Sundays, 10:30 a.m. Eucharist; third Sunday every month healing service, 31-18 37th St., LIC; 718.278.0036.

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