2010-10-06 / Community Calendar
Gazette Calendar Of Events
Dates & times are subject to change, call to
Oct. 13, 7 p.m., United Forties Civic; St.
Teresa’s, Auditorium, 50-22 45th St.,
Oct. 18, Malba Gardens Civic; Holy Trinity
Rectory, RSVP malbagardens.blogspot.com.
Oct. 21, 7:30 p.m., sharp, United
Community Civic; Augustana Lutheran
Church, 69-05 Ditmars Blvd., Astoria
Oct. 7, 7:30 p.m., Southwest Queens
Democratic; The Venetian Terrace, 86-15
114th St., Richmond Hill; 347.409.1983 or
Oct. 13, 7:30 p.m., Maspeth Republicans;
The Kowalinski Post, 61-57 Maspeth Ave.
Oct. 20, 7 p.m., Clinton Democratic; Vallone
& Vallone LLP, 25-59 Francis Lewis Blvd.,
Oct. 21 @ Young Israel of Queens Valley,
141-55 77th Ave., Kew Gardens Hills; Nov.
18, Dec. 16, 8 p.m., sharp, John F. Kennedy
Regular Dems of Queens; Margaret Tietz
Center, 164-11 Chapin Pkwy., Jamaica;
718.298.7800, x. 0.
Oct. 7, Nov. 4, 7 p.m., Board 2; Sunnyside
Community Services, 43-31 39th St., Ground
Oct. 12, 7:45 p.m., Board 9, Richmond Hill
Public Library, 118-14 Hillside Ave. (enter on
Babbage St.), Richmond Hill; 718.286.2686.
Oct. 13, 7:30 p.m., Board 5; Christ the King
H.S., Cafeteria, 68-02 Metropolitan Ave.,
Middle Village; 718.366.1834.
Oct. 13, Nov. 10, Dec. 22, 7:30 p.m., Board
8; Hillcrest Jewish Center, Union Turnpike,
Fresh Meadows; 718.264.7895.
Oct. 13, Nov. 10, Dec. 8, 7:45 p.m., Board 6,
80-02 Kew Gardens Rd., Kew Gardens;
Community Education Councils
Oct. 21, Nov. 18, Dec. 16, 6:30 p.m., District
30, call for location information,
Nov. 3, Dec. 1, 7 p.m., District 25, 30-48
Linden Pl., 4th Floor Conference Room 407,
Oct. 7, 5:30 p.m., Queens Library
Administrative Commitee, Central Library,
Formal Conference Room, 89-11 Merrick
Blvd., Jamaica; 718.990.0700.
Oct. 7, 28, Nov. 18, Dec. 9, 30, 10:30 a.m.,
Borough President Land Use, Borough Hall,
B.P’s Conference Room, 120-55 Queens
Blvd., 2nd Floor, Kew Gardens; call
Oct. 8, 9 a.m., Queens Interagency Council
On Aging, Queens Borough Hall, Room 213,
120-55 Queens Blvd., Kew Gardens;
Oct. 12, Nov. 9, Dec. 14, 6:30 p.m.,
Ravenswood Lions Club; Riccardo’s, 21-01
21st Ave., Astoria.
Oct. 12, 6 p.m., Department of City
Planning; NYU Rosenthal Pavilion;
Oct. 18, Nov. 15, Dec. 13, 5:30 p.m.,
Borough Board; B.P.’s Conference Room,
2nd Floor, Borough Hall, 120-55 Queens
Blvd., Kew Gardens; 718.286.2860.
Oct. 19, Nov. 16, Dec. 14, 9:30 a.m.,
Borough Cabinet; B.P.’s Conference Room,
2nd Floor, Borough Hall, 120-55 Queens
Blvd., Kew Gardens; 718.286.2860.
Oct. 20, Flushing Camera Club, 7:30 p.m.;
Flushing Hospital, Auditorium, 146-01 45th
Oct. 25, 4:30 p.m., Queens Borough Public
Library, technology committee; 5:45 p.m.
finance and investment committee; 6 p.m.,
buildings and grounds committee; 6:15 p.m.
board of trustees, Central Library, 89-11
Merrick Blvd., Jamaica.
•1st Monday of the month, 8 p.m.,
American Legion Post 298, 30-61 87th St.,
Arts & Entertainment
Barnes & Noble
176-60 Union Tpke., Fresh Meadows,
718.380.7077; Tues.. @ 10:30 a.m./Sat. @
11 a.m., weekly storytimes; Oct. 9, Beauty of
Autumn Storytime; Oct. 11, Open Mic
Poetry Night; Oct. 12, World of Jon Scieszka
Storytime; Oct. 19, Poetry Writing
Workshop; Oct. 21, A Playwright’s
Workshop; Oct. 23, Halloween Storytime.
Flushing Town Hall
137-35 Northern Blvd., Flushing;
718.463.7700, x. 222: ongoing, Jazz Live!;
Oct. 15, Wycliffe Gordon Sextet; Oct. 16-
Sep. 2011, Within The Emperor’s Garden:
The Ten Thousand Springs Pavilion; Oct. 16-
Nov. 14, Endangered Art/ists-China; Oct. 17,
Musical Mayhem, Polygraph Lounge; Oct.
22, Dynamite Dumplings With Dr. Chou;
Chembo Corniel; Oct. 30, Revitalizing
Traditional Ethnic Art Forms in China, 1st
Annual International Halloween-Remixed
Costume Party; Oct. 31,
Museum of the Moving Image
35th Avenue/36th Street, Astoria;
718.784.0077: daily, “The Red Balloon”
ongoing, “Behind the Screen”, The Living
Room Candidate: Presidential Campaign
22-25 Jackson Ave., LIC; 718.784.2084:
Oct. 7-Oct. 18, 12th Annual Warm Up Music
Series: Greater New York; art, artist studios,
performance, film, music exhibitions, $10
suggested donation, go to
Kissena Boulevard @ LIE; 718.997.3818:
Oct. 7-Nov. 30, 15th Annual Queens College
Chamber Music, live concert series; Oct. 6,
Jewish Lecture Series.
222-05 56th Ave., Bayside, 718.631.6262:
Oct. 10, Capitol Steps; Oct. 16, Bye Bye
Birdie; Oct. 17, Madama Butterfly; Oct. 23,
Wind Serenades; Oct. 24, Like Father, Like
Son!, An Orthodox Kibbutz in Northern
Queens Museum of Art
Flushing Meadows–Corona Park, New York
City Building, program information;
718.592.9700: ongoing, tours, permanent
collections, World’s Fair Panorama of the
City of New York; Oct. 23, BOO!, We'll
Scare The Art Out Of You!
Queens Theatre in the Park
Most events take place in Flushing
Meadows –Corona Park, venues & ticket
prices vary, call 718.760.0064 for information;
Oct. 7- 8, Oct. 11-30, In The Heights;
Oct. 9, Rumplestiltskin, Eva Ayllón; Oct. 16,
167 Tongues; Oct. 16, 17, Lar Lubovitch
Dance Company; Oct. 23, Jackie Mason;
Oct. 24, Tsidii: To The Rising Sun; Oct. 29-
Nov. 7, One Ride.
Oct. 7, Guys From Queens Network Party;
Ravel Rooftop, 8-08 Queens Plaza South,
Oct.7-10, Flux Factory, FLUXSOLUS, 39-
31 29th St., LIC.
Oct. 7-Oct. 24, Noguchi Museum, First
Fridays: California Scenario: The Courage of
Imagination installation’ Oct. 10, Second
Sundays: The Geology of Sculpture, donations
welcome, 9-01 33rd Rd., LIC;
Oct. 7-29, Kwija Lee Cho & Nam Chun Cho
Couple Exhibition “A Wonderful World;
International Center, 50 W. 23rd St., 7th
Floor, Manhattan; gallery 212.255.9555,
Nam Chun Cho 718.721.1244.
Oct. 7-Nov. 7, Thalia Spanish Theatre,
COLOMBIA passion & soul, 41-17
Greenpoint Ave., Sunnyside; 718.729.3880.
Oct. 7-Dec. 21, Turkish Cultural Center of
Queens, Turkish & ESL language classes, 43-
49 45th St., Sunnyside; 718.482.8263.
Oct. 7-Mar. 6, 2011, Socrates Sculpture Park
EAF10: 2010 Emerging Artist Fellowship
Exhibition, Vernon Boulevard/Broadway,
Oct. 16, Green Space Studio, Stringdance +
Media/Christy Walsh; Oct. 17, Fertile
Ground, multiple artists, 37-24 24th St., Suite
301, LIC; 718.956.3037.
Oct. 19-Dec. 14, Topaz Arts, Our Side,
Cultural Identity Writing Workshop, 55-03
39th Ave., Woodside; www.topazarts.org.
Oct. 22-24, Astoria/LIC Film Festival Fan
Awards; astorialicff.com, cmictv.com,
email@example.com, tickets @ astorialicff.
Oct. 23, Italian Charities of America, Italian
Night/Saturday Dance, 83-20 Queens Blvd.,
Oct. 24, Seaburn Books/Queens Gazette,
Astoria Poetry Slam; Athens Square Park,
30th Avenue, Astoria; 718.784.2224.
Oct. 28-Nov. 13, Astoria Performing Arts
Center, 10th Anniversary Season,
“MilkMilkLemonade” @ Good Shepherd
United Methodist Church, 30-44 Crescent
St., Astoria; 917.562.5670.
Nov. 20, NY Metropolitan Country Music
Assn., Inc., Neil Scott Johnson; Dec. 11,
Gunsmoke; Glendale Memorial Building,
72-02 Myrtle Ave.; 718.763.4328.
•Wed. nights, Bohemian Hall & Beer
Garden, “Comedyland”, free, 29-19 24th
Ave., Astoria; 718.274.4825.
Breakfasts, Lunches, Dinner-
Dances, Fleas, Fairs,
Oct. 7-15, City View Pharmacy, “Art for a
Cause”, 10% of sale price goes to Ronald
McDonald House Greek Division, 23-07
Astoria Blvd., Astoria; 718.545.2550.
Oct. 10, Greater Woodhaven Development
Corporation, 30th Annual Wonderful
Woodhaven Street Festival 2010, Jamaica
Avenue/80th Street/Woodhaven Boulevard;
Oct. 14, Sunnyside Community Services,
35th Anniversary Celebration; Studio Square,
Oct. 14, Sunnyside Community Services,
35th Anniversary Gala hosted by Citi Bank;
Studio Square, LIC; 212.793.5234.
Oct. 15, B.P. Helen Marshall, Queens
College Business Forum Breakfast; business.
firstname.lastname@example.org or 718.997.2920.
Oct. 16, St. Luke School, 100th Anniversary
Gala Celebration & Benefit; North Hills
Country Club, Manhasset; 516.997.1950.
Oct. 16, Greater Jamaica Development
Corporation, Downtown Jamaica 9th Annual
Harvest Festival, Jamaica Avenue/160th
Oct. 18, Christ the King H.S., 14th Annual
CK Alumni & Friends Golf Classic, donations/
sponsors welcome; Cherry Valley Club,
Garden City 718.366.7400, x. 272.
Oct. 23, Queens Symphony Orchestra, Wind
Serenades @ Queensborough Performing
Arts Center; 718.326.4455.
Oct. 24, Brulene Cooperative, flea market,
vendors wanted, Jackson Heights;
Oct. 24, Dutch Kills Civic Association,
Annual Street Fair, 36th Avenue; Nov. 5, 30th
Year Anniversary Dinner Dance;
Oct. 29, 114th Civilian Observation Patrol,
Inc., 30th Year Anniversary Awards Dinner &
Dance; Riccardo’s Catering Inc. 21-01 24th
Ave., Astoria, ticket donation $65;
•Ongoing, Animal Rescue, pet adoptions,
718.224.8629 or 631.420.0425.
•Ongoing, Muffin’s Pet Connection, helps
find homes for pets, donations appreciated;
718.833.7988 or www.muffins.org.
•Sundays, Animal Center of Queens, adopt a
homeless dog or puppy, cat or kitten, nonprofit,
no-kill organization, 89-10 Eliot Ave.,
Rego Park; 718.424-3340 or
Oct. 9, Transcanada/Riis Settlement, Asthma
Screening, Queensbridge Houses, LIC;
718.784.7447, x. 118.
Oct. 20, NAMI Queens/Nassau; Zucker
Hillside Hospital, Sloman Auditorium, 76th
Avenue/266th Street; 718.470.8100.
Mount Sinai Queens
Registration and/or appointment is required,
call 718-267-4333 for time & location information:
Oct. 7, The Flu and You: Vaccine
Update @ JVL-Dimotsis-Vallone S.C.; Oct.
12, 19, YOGA for the Fabulous 50s and
Beyond! @ Crescent Tower; Oct. 20, The
ABCs of Missing Vitamins @ Margaret Mary
Head Start; Oct. 21, Men’s Health Below the
Belt @ Astoria Homeowners, Tenants &
Business Civic Assoc.; Oct. 26, Preventing
Breast Cancer: What You Need To Know @
Crescent Tower; Oct. 27, Make the Most Out
of Your Doctor Visits @ Hellenic Cultural
Center in Greek & English.
Other Health Services
•Al-Anon: Good Shepherd Methodist
Church, 30-44 Crescent St., Astoria,
718.728.5182; St. Mark’s Episcopal Church,
Parish House, 2nd Floor, Jackson Heights,
718.335.7379; Steinway Reformed Church,
21-64 41st St., Astoria, 718.728.2948. Call
• Co-Dependents Anonymous, women only,
Fridays; Resurrection Ascension Pastoral
Center, Father Feely Hall, 85-18 61st Rd.,
Rego Park; 718.805.1032.
• Domestic Violence; American Family
Community Services, 37-63 76th St., Jackson
• F.E.G.S. Health & Human Services, Partners
in Caring bereavement/older adult spousal
loss, 97-45 Queens Blvd., Rego Park,
718.896.9090, x. 243.
•Jovenes Queens Group, alcoholics anonymous,
free, 102-08 Northern Blvd., Corona;
• Mammograms, Mondays, Community
Healthcare Network’s Helen B. Atkinson
Health Center, 81 W. 115th St., Manhattan;
•OCA, Saturdays, Resurrection Ascension
Church, Feely Hall, 85-18 61st Rd., Rego
Park; www.obsessive compulsiveanonymous.
•Overeaters Anonymous, Fridays; Unity
Center of Flushing, 42-11 155th St.,
•The Public Policy and Education Fund of
New York, health coverage Web site, go to
• Sakhi for South Asian Women support group
meetings, weekends; for information call
212.714.9153, x. 108.
•Samuel Field YM&YWHA, Project Child
Afterschool Program & Social Skills Groups
for children with special needs;
718.423.6111, x. 228.
•SMART Recovery; Long Island
Consultation Center to overcome all types of
addictive behavior, Long Island Consultation
Center, 97-29 64th Rd., Rego Park;
•Western Queens Public Information,
Narcotics Anonymous, 718.962.6244 or
Oct. 7-Dec. 15, Greater Astoria Historical
Society, Reading Between the Lines; Oct. 16,
The Stock Market Crash; Oct. 20, Towards
An Understanding of Today’s Activism; Oct.
30, Walking Tour of the Haunted Waters of
the East River, 4th Floor, 35–20 Broadway,
Oct. 7-Jan. 11, 2011, Queens Historical
Society Children’s Exhibit, A Visual History
of Freedom: An Exhibit for Young Learners
& Families; Oct. 14, journalist talk Nassau
Veterans Memorial Coliseum, 143-35 37th
Ave., Flushing; 718.939.0647, x. 17.
Oct. 9-10, Bayside Historical Society, 8th
Annual openhousenewyork Weekend; Oct.
24, Jordi Querol classical piano concert; Oct.
31, Totten Trot 5K Foot Race; ongoing, The
Women of Bayside, Bayside Life: On The
Edge of Modernity, Native Bayside, The
Castle, If The Hat Fits, Virtual Exhibit: Take
a Cruise Through the History of Bayside,
Oct. 10, Greater Ridgewood Historical
Society, Onderdonk House, Annual Fall
Harvest/Pumpkin Patch; Oct. 17, Author
Jason Antos’ history talk & book signing,
Flushing Then & Now; Sat. open to the public,
143-135 37th Ave., Flushing, 718.465-
•Thurs., Fri., Sat., Sun., King Manor
Museum, tours & school/group programs,
Jamaica Avenue/140th Street, Jamaica;
718.206.0545, x. 11.
•Central Queens Historical Association, a
source for Queens photos not available elsewhere;
www.CQHA.net or 917.376.4496.
Items of Community Interest
Now, Sunnyside Community Services, computer
classes, deadline Oct. 12, 43-31 39th
Oct. 7-Nov. 16, NYS SBD/QEDC/CUNY,
Entrepreneurship Development Program;
The Entrepreneur’s Space a Food and
Business Incubator, 36-46 37th St., LIC;
Oct. 7-Dec. 16, American Bolero Dance
Company, children/adult 13-week dance
Oct. 7, Queens Ecnomic Development
Corporation, Discover Queens Restaurant
Oct. 7, Samuel Field Y, 8-week, interpersonal
relationships for couples & singles, $115,
pre-registration required, 58-20 Little Neck
Pkwy., Little Neck; general information 718-
225-6750, x. 243.
Oct. 7, Queens College, Contemporary
China, six lecture/seminar series, $50 per
session, 65-30 Kissena Blvd., Flushing;
Oct. 8, FDNY Fire Prevention @ Elmhurst
Hospital, 79-01 Broadway & HANAC
Lindsey S.C., 27-40 Hoyt Ave; Oct. 9 @
Queens Center Mall, 90-15 Queens Blvd.;
Oct. 9-10, Friends of Maple Grove
Cemetery/Sen. Joseph Addabbo Jr., Spirits
Alive Walking Tour,(rain, The Center. 127-
15 Kew Gardens Rd.); Oct. 16, rain date Oct.
23, Halloween Festival & Contest, 83-15
Kew Gardens Rd., Kew Gardens;
Oct. 12, Peter F. Vallone Sr. Lecture Series:
Port Barrel Spending, Are Earmarks
Kosher?; Baruch College, Library/Tech
Building, Newman Conference Center,
Room 750; 646.660.6827
Oct. 13, B.P. Helen Marshall/Task Force on
Domestic Violence, Angry Women-Battered
Men; Oct. 20, Immigrant Communities in
Queens…; Oct. 27, Spirituality Issues…,
seating limited; Borough Hall, 120-55
Queens Blvd., Room 213, Kew Gardens.
Oct. 13, Queens College, Domestic
Violence: An American Epidemic; Oct. 27,
Survivors Speak Out… @ Rosenthal
Library, Room 230, Kissena Boulevard,
Oct. 17, Nov. 21, U.S. Coast Guard, About
Safe Boating class, Flotilla 12-01 @ Fort
Totten; pre-register @ 917.952.7014 or 12-
Oct. 19, Family Focus Adoption Services,
54-40 Little Neck Pkwy., Suite 4, Little
Oct. 19, Master Billiards & Cafe, The Taste
of Sunnyside, 39-01 Queens Blvd.,
Oct. 23, New York Cares Day, volunteers
wanted to revitalize 100 public schools, registration
Oct. 26, Sterling National Bank, SBA
Programs & Services: How It Can Help
You…, registration required, 89-04 Sutphin
Blvd., Jamaica; 718.725.0325 or elizabeth.
•1st, 3rd, 5th Sat., Queens Best
Toastmasters Club, public speaking/
communication, free; Elmhurst Hospital
Center, Conference Room A-1-15, 79-01
Broadway; call Mark, 718.457.8390.
•Wednesdays, Seaburn Bookstore, English
conversation classes, 33-18 Broadway,
•Forty Plus of New York orientation/tour,
470 Seventh Ave., Manhattan; 212.947.4230.
There are many free events available at
Queens libraries for adults, teens, “tweens”
and kids. For program information, call
718.990.0700: Oct. 9, World Classics
Concert; Oct. 16, Don Unger, Men CAN The
Changing Image and Reality of Fatherhood
in America; Oct. 23, Halloween Blood Fest.
Parks & Recreation
Alley Pond Environmental Center
APEC has many fun and interesting programs
all year long for tots to pre-teens to
adults and Scouts, 228-06 Northern Blvd.,
Douglaston, fees vary, pre-registration
advised, dates & times may change; for program
information, 718.229.4000: daily,
APEC’s Gift Shop purchases benefit APEC;
Oct. 7-8, 12-15, 19-22, 16-29, Toddler Time;
Oct. 7-8, 14-15, 21-22, 28-29, Wee Sprouts;
Oct. 7, 12-14, 18-21, 25-28, Sunny Bunnies;
Oct. 8, 12, 22, 29, Fledglings; Oct. 9, Young
Chefs Halloween Delights; Oct. 16, An
Evening With The Stars; Oct. 16, 23,
Children’s Nature Photography; Oct. 23,
APEC Square Dance, Halloween Festival
(rain date Oct. 24); Oct. 24, APEC Annual
Membership Meeting “Owl Program”; Oct.
29, Nov. 19, The Green Café: “Nature as
Muse” @ APEC, open mic; Oct. 29, 30,
Haunted Lantern Tours; Oct. 30, Make a
Solar Panel (register by Oct. 17).
Queens Botanical Garden
Lovely any time of the year the grounds at
the gardens offer peace and tranquility, volunteers
are always needed and greatly appreciated,
43-50 Main St., Flushing; 718.886-
3800: ongoing, Orientations & Garden Tours
on Sat. & Sun. through summer, free with
admission; Oct. 31, Pumpkin Patch, $10 per
Queens County Farm Museum
Enjoy being outside and taking a walk
around the grounds at the farm, 75-30 Little
Neck Pkwy., Floral Park; 718.347.3276:
weekends to Nov. 7, 3-Acre Amazing Maize
Maze; Oct. 23, Full Moon Harvest
Celebration; Oct. 30-31, Halloween Haunted
House; Oct. 31, Children’s Fall Festival.
53-51 111th St., Flushing Meadows–Corona
Park; 718.271.1500 or go to
www.queenszoo.com: ongoing, Interactive
Oct. 9, Forest Park, “Wildman” Steve Brill
Hunt for Black Walnuts walking tour,
reserve, $10/$15 donation welcome;
914.835.2153 or wildman@
Oct. 24, Urban Park Rangers, fall migration;
Dec. 19, Duck, Duck Goose Tours of Willow
Lake @ Mauro Park, Park Drive East/73rd
Terrace, Kew Gardens Hills; 311.
•Mon.-Thurs., Fall 2010 CityParks
Foundation Seniors Fitness Programs; Mon-
Thurs., Astoria Park, Cunningham Park, Roy
Wilkins and Flushing Meadows–Corona
Oct. 9, Our Lady of Victory, Class of 1970
Reunion; Villa Umberto, Meacham Ave.,
Elmont; email@example.com or
Oct. 9-10, Sewanhaka H.S., 55th Year
Reunion; Ed Broidy, 631.287.1618 or e-mail
Oct. 16, Long Island City H.S., Class of
1985, 25th Reunion, $125 includes everything
pay $100 until June 17; Penthouse 808,
Manhattan; LIC H.S. Class of 1985, P.O.
Box 3502, LIC, NY 11103.
Nov. 20, St. John’s Prep Classes of ’35, ’40,
’45, ’50, ’55, ’60, ’65, ’70 Reunion; The New
York Athletic Club, 180 Central Park South,
Manhattan; 718.721.7200, x. 686.
•Martin Luther H.S., Class Reunion, all grads
especially classes of ’65, ’70, ’75, ’80, ’85,
’90, ’95, ’00 & ’05, admission by donation to
50th Anniversary Challenge or Scholarship
Fund; RSVP 718.894.4000, x. 133 or
School News & Events
Oct. 7-Oct. 12, LaGuardia C.C., GRE Prep
Courses: Analytic Writing; Oct. 7-Oct. 16,
Quantitative Reasoning, Verbal Reasoning,
six 3-hour classes; Oct. 7, Spring Flowering
Bulbs! @ Queens Botanical Garden; Oct. 12,
Start Saving & Get Invested; Oct. 14,
Composting: Hummus to Humus @ Queens
Botanical Garden; Oct. 20, Learn How to
Complete the Common
Application with a Review of the Essay; Oct.
27, How to Apply for Financial Aid and
Scholarships; Oct. 28, Plant Propagation @
Queens Botanical Garden; ongoing, courses
at Taxi & For Hire Vehicle Driver Institute;
31-10 Thomson Ave., LIC; 718.482.5966.
Oct. 10, Immaculate Conception School,
Autumn Auction; Riccardo’s by the Bridge,
$45 includes buffet dinner, donations welcome,
Oct. 16, Nov. 4, Martin Luther School, Fall
Open House for 5th to 8th grade students;
Nov. 11, 20, Academic Excellence
Scholarship Exams, 60-02 Maspeth Ave.;
Oct. 16-17, Department of Education, High
School Fair; Francis Lewis H.S., 58-20
Senior Centers: Activities
.Dated events are listed under the center
Atria Kew Gardens & Lighthouse
International, 117-01 84th Ave., Kew
Bayside S.C., 221-15 Horace Harding
Central Queens YM/YWHA S.C., 67-09
108th St., Forest Hills, call for fees;
718.268.5011: Tues., bereavement group;
Wed., Ethics for Thinking People; Thurs.,
Computer Classes for Adult Seniors; Oct. 12,
Gal Beckerman discussion How Soviet Jews
Won [An] Unlikely Victory; Oct. 20,
Thanassis Cambanis: A Privilege to
Die…Oct. 24, Pathways to Jewish
Connections: A Community Conversation on
CCNS/Peter J. DellaMonica S.C., 23-56
Broadway, Astoria; 718.626.1500; Oct. 8,
Touchstone Health Wii Bowling Tournament
Flushing House, 38-20 Bowne St.; 347-532-
3025 or 718.762.3198.
Glenridge S.C. & Advisory Center
59-03 Summerfield St., Ridgewod
718.386.5136; Thurs., free classic movie,
full hot dinner buffet, $2.50 for seniors, $4.50
Joint Public Affairs Committee for Older
Queens Community House:
QCH: Forest Hills Senior/Community
Center, 108-25 62nd Dr.; 718.699.1010.
QCH: Kew Gardens Community Center,
80-02 Kew Gardens Rd., Ste. 202;
718.268.5960: Mon./Fri., ESL tutoring;
Oct. 15, Joseph Martin piano recital; Oct. 18,
Art Appreciation: Stanford White-American
Architect; Oct. 20, flu shots, registration
required; Oct. 27, Healthy Cooking class.
QCH: Pomonok Center, 67-09 Kissena
Blvd., Flushing; 718.591.3377: ESL tutoring
Mon., Tai Chi; Mon./Tues./Thurs./Fri., calligraphy
lessons; Thurs., yoga, dance lessons.
Ridgewood Older Adult Center &
Services, 59-14 70th Ave.; 718.456.2000.
Selfhelp Austin Street Senior Center, 106-
06 Queens Blvd., Forest Hills; 718.520.8197.
Self-Help Benjamin Rosenthal S.C., 45-25
Kissena Blvd., Flushing; 718.459.5549.
Selfhelp Maspeth, 69-61 Grand Ave.,
Maspeth; 718.429.3636; Sep. 30, Tai Chi
Steinway S.C., 20-43 Steinway St., Astoria;
Sunnyside Community Services Center
for Active Older Adults, 718.784.6173.