2011-03-30 / Community Calendar

Gazette Calendar Of Events

Calendar compiled by Susan Cleary

Community Meetings

Dates & times are subject to change, call to confirm. Associations
Apr. 7, 7:30 p.m., United Community Civic;
Augustana Lutheran Church, 69-05 Ditmars
Blvd., Astoria Heights; 718.932.5415.
Apr. 13, 8 p.m., Whitestone Veterans Memorial
Assn., 10-20 Clintonville St., Whitestone;
718.767.4323.
Apr. 14, May 12, Jun. 9, 7:30 p.m., Dutch Kills
Civic; Growing Up Green Charter School, 39-37
28th St., LIC; 718.786.2049.
Apr. 14, May 12, Jun. 8, 7 p.m., United Forties
Civic; St. Teresa Parish Center, 50-22 45th St.,
Woodside; 917.535.0516.
Clubs
Apr. 7, 7:30 p.m., Clinton Dems/Benjamin
Rosenthal S.C., Rosenthal Self-Help Senior
Services Auditorium, 45-25 Kissena Blvd.,
Flushing; Vallone & Vallone, 718.428.7285.
Apr. 28, 8 p.m., JFK Regular Dems of Queens;
Jewish Center of KGH, Main Street, Flushing.
Community Boards
Apr. 5, May 17, 7 p.m., Board 1; Astoria World
Manor, 25-22 Astoria Blvd.; 718.626.1021.
Apr. 11, 7 p.m., sharp, Board 7; Union Plaza
Care Center, 33-23 Union St., Flushing;
718.359.2800.
Apr. 12, 7:30 p.m., Board 4; Elks Lodge 878, 82-
20 Queens Blvd., Elmhurst; 718.760.3141.
Apr. 13, May 11, Jun. 15, Sep. 14, Oct. 11, Nov.
9, Dec. 14, Board 8; Hillcrest Jewish Center;
Union Turnpike, Fresh Meadows; 718.264.7895.
Community Councils
Apr. 18, May 16, Jun. 20, 110th Police Precinct;
VFWHall, 51-11 108th St., Corona.
Apr. 26, May 24, Jun. 28, 107th Police Precinct,
Parsons Boulevard, Flushing.
Community Education Councils
Apr. 6, May 4, Jun. 1, 7 p.m., District 25; 30-48
Linden Pl., Room 407, Flushing; 718.281.3786.
Apr. 14, 4:30 p.m., UFT Rally To Save Our
Schools; Queens Borough Hall, 120-55 Queens
Blvd., Kew Gardens.
Other
Apr. 6, 12:30 p.m., AARP 2889; Elks Lodge
Annex, 82-20 Queens Blvd., Elmhurst.
Apr. 10, May 15, Jun. 12, Jul. 10, Aug. 14, Sep.
18, Oct. 16, Nov. 13, Dec. 11, noon, Bella Italia
Mia; Christ the King H.S., dates subject to weather/ school functions, 68-02 Metropolitan Ave.,
Middle Village; 718.426.1240.
Apr. 11, 5:30 p.m., Queens Borough Board,
Queens Borough Hall, Second Floor, President’s
Conference Room, 120-55 Queens Blvd., Kew
Gardens; 718.286.2900.
Apr. 11, 25, 8 p.m., Whitestone VFW Post 4787,
19-12 149th St., Whitestone; 718.746.0540.
Apr. 13, 3:30 p.m., Queens Library,
Administrative Committee of the Board of
Trustees, Central Library Formal Conference
Room, 89-11 Merrick Blvd., Jamaica;
718.990.0700.
Apr. 28, May 19, Jun. 16, Jul. 7, 28, Aug. 18,
Sep. 8, Oct. 6, 27, Nov. 17, Dec. 8, 29, 10:30
a.m., Queens Borough Land Use, Queens
Borough Hall, Second Floor, President’s
Conference Room, 120-55 Queens Blvd., Kew
Gardens; call 718.286.2860 to confirm date 10
days in advance.
May 24, 7:30 p.m., Greater Woodhaven
Development Corporation; St. Thomas the
Apostle School, 87-49 87th St., Woodhaven.

1st Monday of the month, 8 p.m., American Legion Post 298, 30-61 87th St., East Elmhurst.

Arts & Entertainment

Barnes & Noble
176-60 Union Tpke., Fresh Meadows; 718.380-
7077: 3rd Tues. monthly, Poetry Writing
Workshop; Tues./Sat., Weekly Storytimes; Apr.
2, Poetry in Your Pocket Storytime; Apr. 6, Jesse
Ventura, author and former governor, 63
Documents the Government Doesn’t Want You to
Read; Apr. 11, Open Mic Poetry Night; Apr. 13,
Educator Open House; Apr. 16, Spring Is In
TheAir Storytime, Springtime Children’s Flower
Craft; Apr. 20, NOOK Night; Apr. 23, Earth Day
Storytime, Earth Day Craft.
Flushing Town Hall
137-35 Northern Blvd., Flushing; 718.463.7700,
x. 222: Mar. 31, Culture Blending in Ceramic
Arts; Mar. 31-Sep. 2011, Within The Emperor’s
Garden: The Ten Thousand Springs Pavilion;
Apr. 3, Solo For Gold + Blue, The Parker
Quartet; Apr. 9, Jazz & Poetry Day with David
Leonhardt; Apr. 10, What’s Old Is New Again,
Salon Sunday with Tibor Cervenak; Apr. 16,
Cervenak Exhibition Lecture; Apr. 21, Flushing
Council on Culture and The Arts Annual Gala;
Apr. 29, Queens Jazz Orchestra: Fantastic Four +
Cornucopia; Apr. 30, Sung With Words, Student
Art Exhibition.
MoMA/P.S. 1
22-25 Jackson Ave., LIC; 718.784.2084: Mar.
31-Apr. 4, The Talent Show: Feng Mengbo. The
Logic of Association; Mar. 31-May 2, Sergej
Jensen, Modern Women: Single Channel, Maya
Deren-At Land; Mar. 31-Aug. 8, Laurel
Nakadate: Only The Lonely; May 8-Aug. 1,
Francis Alys; May 8-Aug. 14, Ryan Trecartin:
Any Ever.
Museum of the Moving Image
35th Avenue/36th Street, Astoria; 718.784.0077:
daily, “The Red Balloon” ongoing, “Behind the
Screen”, Real Virtuality, Dolls vs. Dictators, City
Glow; Mar. 31-Apr. 10, Dolls vs. Dictators;
Mar. 31-Jun. 12, Real Virtuality; Mar. 31-Jul.
17, City Glow; Apr. 2-10, The Master, the Rebel,
the Artist…; Apr. 2-May 15, Spring Training;
Apr. 8-10, Havana Film Festival New York; Apr.
15-May 2, Fashion in Film Festival…; Apr. 27,
Writing in Treatment…; Apr. 29-May 1, Tales
from the New Chinese Cinema; Daily Listings:
Apr. 1, An Evening with Kelly Reichardt; Apr. 2,
River of Grass, Boxing Gym, Xala, River of
Grass, Madame Brouette, Wendy and Lucy,
Touki Bouki; Apr. 2, 3, Boxing Gym; Apr. 3, Old
Joy, Moolaadé, Yoole The Sacrifice; Apr. 4,
Roundtable at Columbia University; Apr. 9,
Badou Boy, Tableau Ferraille; Apr. 9-10, Hoop
Dreams (ages 12+); Apr. 10, Le Franc, Faat Kiné,
Teranga Blues; Apr. 16-17, Step into Liquid
(ages 10+); Apr. 23-24, Racing Dreams (10+);
Apr. 30, May 1, The King of Kong: A Fistful of
Quarters (10+), May 7-8, Dogtown and Z Boys
(10+), May 14-15, Pelada (10+).
Queens College
Kissena Boulevard @ LIE; 718.997.3818: Mar.
31, Culture Blending In Ceramics Art, Faculty
Recital; Mar. 31, Apr. 1-29, Express + Local:
NYC Aesthetics; Mar. 31-May 27, Tommy
Mintz, Cheap Shots|Made In China: Bicyclists
and Pedestrians, Mansheng Wang: Art &
Artlessness; Apr. 1, An Evening of Choral
Music; Apr. 1-3, Cool Beats Jazz Festival; Apr.
2, Afro-Semitic Experience; Apr. 4, Long Island
Composers Alliance; Apr. 5, QC New Music
Group; Apr. 6, Brass Studio Recital; Apr. 7,
Chinese in the United States; Apr. 7-10, Two
Gentlemen of Verona; Apr. 8, Piano Majors
Recital; Apr. 9, The Midtown Men; Apr. 10
Takás Quartet; Apr. 11, Voice Majors Recital;
Apr. 13, QC Orchestra; Apr. 16, Apr. 14-17, Two

Gentlemen of Verona; Apr. 17, Alice in
Wonderland Follies; Apr. 27, Evening Readings:
Peter Carey, Alumni Recital.
Queensborough Community College
222-05 56thAve, Bayside; 718.631.6262: Apr. 2,
John Pizzarelli & The Swing Seven; Apr. 10,
Betty Buckley: Broadway by Request!; Apr. 23,
Russian National Ballet: “Sleeping Beauty”.
QueensMuseum ofArt
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; Mar. 31,
20th Hermes Expo @ Flushing
Meadows–Corona Park; Apr. 2-3, @ Tropicana,
Atlantic City; www.HermesExpo.com or
610.446.1463.
Queens Theatre in the Park
Most events take place in Flushing Meadows-
–Corona Park, venues & ticket prices vary, call
718.760.0064 for information: Apr. 2, The Afro-
Semitic Experience, Apr. 9-10, RIOULT; Apr.
16, Charlotte’s Web, Christine Ebersole/Billy
Stritch in Concert; Apr. 22-May 1, Neil Berg’s
Broadway Showstoppers.
Others
Mar. 31-Apr. 12, greg m stowell, solo photo
exhibit; Lety’s Cafe & Bakery, 77-07 37th Ave.,
Jackson Heights; 718.507.6539.
Mar. 31-Apr. 24, Noguchi Museum, Second
Sundays: “On Becoming an Artist, Isamu
Noguchi and His Contemporaries, 1922-1960”;
9-01 33rd Rd., LIC; 718.204.7088.
Mar. 31-Apr. 24, TheAmoralists, “Bring Us The
Head Of Your Daughter; P.S. 122, 9th Space
Theater, 150 1stAve., Manhattan.
Mar. 31-May 25, LIC Artists: In The Eye Of The
Beholder; Holiday Inn Manhattan View, 39-05
29th St. & Space Realty Group, 29-09 39th Ave.,
LIC.Apr. 1, American Bolero Dance Company,
“Tablao Flamenco”, Auditorium Centro Español,
41-01 Broadway, Astoria; 718.392.8888 or
917.288.7996.
Apr. 1-3 Thalia Spanish Theatre,“Flamenco &
Indian Music & Dance”, Apr. 2-Jun. 18,
Bilingual Theatre, Movement & Dance for
Children; Apr. 4-Jun. 20, Bilingual Theatre for
Young/BeginningActors, 41-17 GreenpointAve.,
Sunnyside; 718.729.3880.
Apr. 1-May 1, Topaz Arts, Sketchie:…Artists
with Developmental Disabilities, 55-03 39th
Ave., Woodside; 718.505.0440.
Apr. 2, St. John’s University, Voices of Victory
Concert; Emanuel United Church of Christ, 93-
12 91st Ave., Woodhaven; 718.849.1153.
Apr. 2, Woo Films, 4th Annual Film/Video
Contest; Hollis Woods Community Church, 82-
06 Bell Blvd., Queens Village; reservations,
718.916.6037.
Apr. 2, 16, 30, Italian Charities of America,
Saturday Dance, refreshments; Mon. & Fri.,
Dance with Instructions $10, 83-20 Queens
Blvd., Elmhurst; 718.478.3100.
Apr. 3, Queens Symphony Orchestra, Giuseppe
Verdi’s “Rigoletto”, Queens College, LeFrak
Concert Hall, 65-30 Kissena Blvd., Flushing;
718.326.4455.
Apr. 4, York College, YC Blue Notes @ Queens
College, Jazz At The Chapel film series; Apr. 8,
Maia Quartet @ PAC; Apr. 11, YC Foundation
Benefit; Apr. 29, YCMusic Club Dance Feat,
YC Big Band @ HPE Building; Apr. 30,
YorkJam 2011 @ Academic Core, 3D01, 94-20
Guy R. Brewer Blvd., Jamaica; for information
go to http://www.myspace.com/, yorkcollegebluenotes or http://www.ohny.org/.

Apr. 8-10, Richard Holbrook Sings Burton;
Metropolitan Room, 34 W. 22nd St., Manhattan;
212.206.0440.
Apr. 8-10, 15-17, Dance Entropy, Fifth Annual
“Green Space Blooms”, Green Space Studio, 37-
24 24th St., Ste. 301, LIC;
www.GreenSpaceStudio.org.
Apr. 9, NY Metropolitan Country Music
Association, Easter Dance, Stoney Creek, 72-02
MyrtleAve., Glendale; 718.763.4328.
Apr. 10, SkyViewCenter, Jazz Trio, LevelD, 40-
24 College Point Blvd., Flushing.
Apr. 11, A.M. Edward Braunstein, Northeast
Queens Photo Contest, grades six-12, 213-33
39th Ave., Ste. 238, Bayside, information;
718.357.3588.
Wed. nights, Bohemian Hall & Beer Garden,
“Comedyland”, free, 29-19 24th Ave., Astoria;
718.274.4825.
Thurs. nights, Bethany Wild Trio; Novo, 78-23
37thAve., Jackson Heights; 718.426.7272.
Mon.-Sun., Jackson Heights Art Club, classes
for children and adults, day or evening;
718.926.9821.

Breakfasts, Lunches, Dinner- Dances & More

Apr. 1, Pomonok Senior Center Bake Sale &
Fundraiser, volunteers and paper-plastic plates,
cups, cutlery needed, 67-09 Kissena Blvd.,
Flushing.
Apr. 2, Astoria Civic Association, Judge Charles
J. Vallone Scholarship Fund @ Riccardo’s;
718.545.5353.
Apr. 2-9, C.M. Daniel Dromm/Elmhurst
Hospital Center, “Eat Elmhurst” Restaurant
Week; for information go to
www.eatelmhurst.com.
Apr. 7, LaGuardia C.C., Three-day fundraiser for
Japan, 31-10 Thomson Ave., E-Building Atrium,
LIC.
Apr. 9, Italian Charities of America, flea market,
refreshments served; 83-20 Queens Blvd.,
Elmhurst; 718.478.3100.
Apr. 10, Panpaphian Association, H.A.L.O.
Foundation, charity event to benefit children with
retinoblastoma; Cavo, 42-18 31st St., Astoria;
646.209.6233.
Apr. 16, Christ the King Regional H.S., 2011
Hall of Fame Awards Dinner, reserve by Apr. 11;
718.366.7400, x. 272.
Apr. 17, Cross Island YMCA, Breakfast with the
Easter Bunny, arts, crafts, games, photos, 238-10
Hillside Ave., Bellerose; 718.551.9336.
Ongoing, Animal Rescue, pet adoptions, donations appreciated; 718.224.8629 or
631.420.0425.
Ongoing, Bobbi and the Strays NY Pet Rescue
& Adoption,
www.bobbiandthestrays.org/Adopt.aspx, donations appreciated, Adoption Center, 71-03 80 St.,
Glendale; 718. 326.6070.
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, non-profit,
no-kill organization, donations appreciated, 89-
10 Eliot Ave., Rego Park; 718.424-3340 or
www.acq.petfinder.com.
Health

Mar. 31, Flushing YMCA, Zumba Fitness® for
P.S. 21, 138-46 Northern Blvd., Flushing;
718.961.6880.

Mar. 31-Apr. 15, C.M. Eric Ulrich, flu shot
vouchers, free, 93-06 101stAve, Ozone Park, 98-
16 Rockaway Beach Blvd.; 718.738.1083.
Apr. 8, Central Queens YM/YWHA, Yoga for
New Moms and Baby, $180 n.m., 67-09 108th
St., Forest Hills; 718.268.5011.
Apr. 12, 30, Family FocusAdoption Services, 54-
40 Little Neck Pkwy., Ste. 4, 718.224.1919.
Apr. 6, QSAC/NYC Council, 3rd Annual Autism
Conference, 25-09 Broadway, Astoria; 718.7-
AUTISM, x. 1516.
Apr. 16, May 14, Jun. 1, 12, Cross Island
YMCA, summer camp open house; Apr. 18-21,
Splash Week; Jun. 5, Building Strong Kids Mini
Triathalon; ongoing, Cross Island YMCA,
Strong Kids Campaign, 238-10 Hillside Ave.,
Bellerose; 718.479.0505.
Apr. 30, Center for theWomen of New York,
24th Annual Luncheon, silent auction, raffles,
prizes; Douglaston Manor, 63-20
Commonwealth Blvd., Douglaston;
718.224.6566.
Samuel Field Y
Apr. 6, Wednesday Nite Rap: “…Happily
Single…Couples World”; Apr. 7, “The
Emotional Impact of Separation/Divorce”;
Mon., Wed., preschool programs, kids with
developmental disabilities, ages 3 to 5; call
718.225.6750, x. 262 or gmayerhoff@sfy.org;
Mon., Magic: Learn & Play @ Bay Terrace;
Mon., Wed., Fri., Medicaid Waiver Afterschool
Program, ages 5 to 21; Wed., gym/creative exploration @ Little Neck; general information,
718.225.6750.
Mount Sinai Queens
Registration and/or appointment may be required,
call 718-267-4333 for time & location information. 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 for information.
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
Heights; 718.639.8370.
Drug Problems? Call Narcotic Anonymous,
718.962-6244 or go to
www.westernqueensna.org.
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;
718.426.7467.
Mammograms, Mondays, Community
Healthcare Network’s Helen B. Atkinson Health
Center, 81 W. 115th St., Manhattan;
212.360.2565.
OCA, Saturdays, Resurrection Ascension
Church, Feely Hall, 85-18 61st Rd., Rego Park;
www.obsessivecompulsiveanonymous.org,
917.443.0355.
Overeaters Anonymous, Fridays; Unity Center
of Flushing, 42-11 155th St., Flushing.
The Public Policy and Education Fund of New
York, health coverage Web site, go to
www.NYConsumerHealth.org.

Sakhi for South Asian Women support group
meetings, weekends; for information call
212.714.9153, x. 108.
SMART Recovery; Long Island Consultation
Center to overcome all types of addictive behavior, Sundays, Long Island Consultation Center,
97-29 64th Rd., Rego Park; 212.631.1198,
www.smartrecovery.org.
Tai Chi, Saturdays, Cheng Man Ching Tai Chi
Assoc., 87-10 Liberty Ave., Ozone Park;
ozoneparktaichi@yahoo.com.
Historicals

Mar. 31-May 15, Bayside Historical Society, Art
& Essay Contest, Building the Throgs Neck
Bridge & Clearview Expressway; Apr. 10, The
Life and Times of the Civil War Soldier; Apr. 13,
Lecture: Flushing Then & Now; Apr. 16, Easter
Crafts & Storytime; to May 15, art & essay contest; ongoing, Historic Lawrence Cemetery Tour,
free, 216th Street/42nd Avenue;
www.baysidehistorical.org; 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 1639-2000; wwwbaysidehistorical.org, 718.352.1548.
Apr. 2, Greater Astoria Historical, Screening:
“The Power and the People (1898-1918)”; Apr. 9,
History Roundtable: Sisters of Compassion; Apr.
11, At the Eve of History: 150th Anniversary of
the CivilWar; Apr. 30, East River Walking Tour,
35-20 Broadway, 4th Floor, Astoria; 718.278.700.
Apr. 6, May 4, Jun. 1, Voelker Orth Museum,
Bee-Keeping Course: Get the Buzz on Bees!;
718.359.6227, www.vomuseum.org.
Apr. 13, Woodhaven Cultural & Historical,
Physicians & Poets on Long Island, tour Walt
Whitman House & lunch, $83; Lindenhurst,
information, 631.226.3992.
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

Mar. 31-Apr. 15, C.M. Leroy Comrie, free flu
shot vouchers 113-43 Farmers Blvd., St. Albans;
718.776.3700, 311 or nyc.gov/flu.
Mar. 31-May 14, United States Coast Guard,
Boating Safety & Seamanship @
Queensborough Community College Continuing
Education, pre-register; 718.281.5538; Apr. 30,
About Boating Safely @ Queensborough
Community College, Kids College.
Apr. 28, May 26, Jun. 30, Queens Chamber of
Commerce/QEDC/NYCSBS, minority/womenowned business enterprise program certification
seminars, free, registration required @
info@queenschamber.org or 718.898.8500.
April-June, Socrates Sculpture Park, Sundays,
adult workshop series “Skills for Resourceful
City Living”, rain or shine, space limited, programs are from April 3 to June 26, register at
718.956.1819.
Weds., Seaburn Bookstore, English conversation classes, 33-18 Broadway, Astoria;
718.267.7929.
Forty Plus of New York orientation/tour, 470
Seventh Ave., Manhattan; 212.947.4230.
Fri., QPTV, Heidi Harrison Chain, “All About
Queens”, weekly, Channel 34 TWC, Fios,
Channel 82 RCN; Sat., Channel 56 TWC, Fios,

Channel 84 RCN.
Sat., Greater Ridgewood Historical, open to the
public, 143-135 37th Ave., Flushing, 718.465-
1776.
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.

Library Highlights

There are many free events available at Queens
libraries for adults, teens, “tweens” and kids. For
program information, call 718.990.0700: Apr. 4,
Yikes! More School?; Apr. 16, College Fair; for
more information call,
718.359.1102/718.990.0704.

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; Spring Sat., Help Eradicate Invasive
Plants in Wetlands; Apr. 9, Mad Scientists:
Microscopic Studies; Apr. 9, 30, Egg-citing
Animals; Apr. 10, Spring Bird Walk; Apr. 16, An
Evening With The Stars;
Queens Botanical Garden
43-50 Main St., Flushing; 718.886.3800.
Queens County Farm Museum
Enjoy being outside and taking a walk around the
grounds at the farm, 73-50 Little Neck Pkwy.,
Floral Park; 718.347.3276: Apr. 9, 10, 16, 17,
Children’s Carnival, $10 p.p.; Apr. 23, Barnyard
Easter Egg Hunt, $5 p.p..
Queens Zoo
53-51 111th St., Flushing Meadows–Corona
Park; 718.271.1500 or go to
www.queenszoo.com: ongoing, Interactive
Discovery Center.
Others
Apr. 9, MillionTreesNYC Tree
Giveaway/JetBlue @ P.S. 140, 166-01 116th
Ave., Jamaica; Apr. 16, MTNYC/American
Express @ BowneHouse Historical Society, 37-
01 Bowne St., Flushing.

School News & Events

Apr. 1-3, 8-10, Christ the King Regional H.S.,
CKMusical Theatre Group: “The Phantom of the
Opera”; www.ctkrhs.org; Apr. 16, 2011 Hall of
Fame Awards Dinner & Dance, reserve by Apr.
11; 718.366.7400, x. 272 or x. 330.
Apr. 2, Queens Paideia School, open house, 44-
02 23rd St., LIC; 718.361.0070.
Apr. 9, Martin Luther H.S., Academic Talent
Expo, grades 3 to 8, 60-02 Maspeth Ave.;
718.894.4000.
Apr. 9, Saint Sebastian PTA, supermarket bingo,
$25 at the door, ages 21+, Auditorium, 39-76 58th
St., Woodside.
Apr. 14, UFT Rally To Save Our Schools;
Queens Borough hall, 120-55 Queens Blvd., Kew
Gardens.
Ongoing, LaGuardia C.C., How to Apply to
CUNY, courses at Taxi & For Hire Vehicle Driver
Institute; 718.482.5335,
http://ace.laguardia.edu/taxi; Mar. 31,
Accounting Open House; Apr. 7, Pharmacy
Technican Certification Preparation, 3-Day
Fundraiser for Japan; Apr. 13, Alcohol &
Substance Abuse Counselor Training, 29-10
ThomsonAve., LIC.
Apr. 16, Christ the King H.S., 2011 Hall of Fame

Awards Dinner (see Christ the King H.S. in
Breakfasts, Lunch, etc. for info.).
Apr. 16, Immaculate Conception School,
Breakfast with the Easter Bunny, $7 adults/$5
children three-13, 21-63 29th St., Astoria;
347.215.0154 or e-mail ahop537123@aol.com.
Fall 2011, Queens College/NY Society of
SecurityAnalysts, CFA® Exam Prep Courses, for
information go to www.nyssa.org/cfa.

Senior Centers: Adult Activities

Meet & greet, play games, learn another language, take advantage of support, counseling &
respite services, training, education & assistance,
health seminars & programs, dancing, entertainment, balance training, Nintendo & Wii (at select
centers), & much more—all available at your
local center, most Mondays through Fridays. Get
involved in your community, volunteer your talents and call the center nearest you for program
information. Dated events are listed under the
center where held.
Atria Kew Gardens & Lighthouse
International, 117-01 84th Ave., Kew Gardens;
718.441.0300.
Bayside S.C., 221-15 Horace Harding Expwy.,
Bayside.
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, Adult Beginner Ballet Classes;
Thurs., Computer Classes for Adult Seniors,
Adult Dance Power Movement Class; Mar. 31,
Apr. 7, 14, 28, May 5, Write (or Re-write!) Your
Narrative; Mar. 31-Apr. 12, Project Posterity,
share your life story, age 55+; Apr. 4, Senior
Fitness for Spring; Apr. 7, Kosher White Wine
Tasting, adults, register early.
CCNS/Peter J. DellaMonica S.C., 23-56
Broadway, Astoria; 718.626.1500.
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 non-seniors.
Joint Public Affairs Committee for Older
Adults, 212.402.1127.
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:
Mondays, AARP tax consultation, Mon./Fri.,
ESL tutoring, 4th Wed., For Men Only; Mar. 31,
Sy Weber Travel Presentation.
QCH: Pomonok Center, 67-09 Kissena Blvd.,
Flushing; 718.591.3377: ESL tutoring Mon., Tai
Chi; Mon./Tues./Thurs./Fri., calligraphy lessons; Mon./Wed, beginners English classes;
Thurs., yoga, Fri., tango, pasodoble, cha cha
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.
Steinway S.C., 20-43 Steinway St., Astoria;
718.728.8472:
Sunnyside Community Services Center for
Active Older Adults, 718.784.6173.

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