Gazette Calendar Of Events
May 30 11 a.m., Whitestone Veterans Memorial
Association-VFW Memorial Day Parade,
Whitestone Memorial Field, 149th Street/15th
Dates & times are subject to change, call to
Apr. 28, 7:30 p.m., FDR Dems; Chabad of NE
Queens, 212-12 26th Ave., Bayside;
May 12, Jun. 9, 7:30 p.m., Dutch Kills Civic;
Growing Up Green Charter School, 39-37 28th
St., LIC; 718.786.2049.
May 12, Jun. 8, 7 p.m., United Forties Civic;
St. Teresa Parish Center, 50-22 45th St.,
Apr. 28, 8 p.m., JFK Regular Dems of Queens;
Jewish Center of KGH, Main Street, Flushing.
May 18, 7 p.m., Clinton Democratic Club;
Vallone & Vallone, 25-59 Francis Lewis Blvd.,
May 5, 7 p.m., Board 2; Sunnyside Community
Services, 43-31 39th St., Ground Floor;
May 11, Jun. 15, Sep. 14, Oct. 11, Nov. 9, Dec.
14, Board 8; Hillcrest Jewish Center; Union
Turnpike, Fresh Meadows; 718.264.7895.
May 16, Jun. 20, 110th Police Precinct; VFW
Hall, 51-11 108th St., Corona.
May 24, Jun. 28, 107th Police Precinct, Parsons
Community Education Councils
Apr. 28, 7 p.m., District 26; M.S. 74, 61-15
Oceania St., Auditorium, Bayside.
May 4, Jun. 1, 7 p.m., District 25; 30-48 Linden
Pl., Room 407, Flushing; 718.281.3786.
May 19, 6:30 p.m., District 30; P.S. 78, 48-09
Center Blvd., LIC.
Apr. 28, 7 p.m., District 26, M.S. 74, 61-15
Oceania St., Auditorium, Bayside.
Apr. 28, 4:30 p.m., Queens Library, Finance &
Investment special session; 5:45 p.m., Finance
& Investment; 6 p.m., Building & Grounds @
T. Groh Board Room; May 5, 5:30 p.m.,
Administrative Committee of the Board of
Trustees, Formal Conference Room, Central
Library, 89-11 Merrick Blvd., Jamaica;
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 4, 12:30 p.m., AARP Chapter 2889; Elks
Lodge, 82-20 Queens Blvd., Elmhurst;
May 4, 6:30 p.m., B.P. Helen Marshall, R.E.
Tax Assessments for Queens Co-Ops; Queens
Borough Hall, Central Jury Room, 120-55
May 4, 18, Flushing Camera Club; Flushing
Hospital, Auditorium, 146-05 45th Ave.;
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.
May 16, 5:30 p.m., Queens Borough Board,
Queens Borough Hall, Second Floor, President’s
Conference Room, 120-55 Queens Blvd., Kew
May 17, 9:30 a.m., Queens Borough Cabinet,
Queens Borough Hall, Second Floor, President’s
Conference Room, 120-55 Queens Blvd., Kew
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; May
7, Celebrating Moms Storytime; Mother’s Day
Children’s Craft; May 9, Open Mic Poetry
Night; May 11, NOOK Night; May 14,
Discussion/Signing: Images of America Series;
May 17, Poetry Writing Workshop; May 19,
Jamaica Day School of St. Demetrios Pajama
Storytime; May 26, P.S. 135 Poetry Night..
Flushing Town Hall
137-35 Northern Blvd., Flushing; 718.463.7700,
x. 222: Culture Blending in Ceramic Arts; Apr.
28-Sep. 2011, Within The Emperor’s Garden:
The Ten Thousand Springs Pavilion; Apr. 29,
Queens Jazz Orchestra: Fantastic Four +
Cornucopia; Apr. 30, Sung With Words, Student
Art Exhibition; May 3, Asian Pacific American
Heritage Month Town Hall Meeting; May 7,
Time to Dance FCCA Fundraiser; May 14,
Storytelling with David Gonzalez; May 21,
Rakonto World Premiere Concert.
22-25 Jackson Ave., LIC; 718.784.2084: Apr.
28-May 2, Sergej Jensen, Modern Women:
Single Channel, Maya Deren–At Land; Apr. 28-
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”, Apr. 28-May 1, Tales From The New
Chinese Cinema; Apr. 28-May 2, Fashion in
Film Festival; Apr 28-May 15, Dolls vs.
Dictators, Spring Training; Apr. 28-Jun. 12,
Real Virtuality; Apr. 28-Jul. 17, City Glow;
Daily: Apr. 30, The King of Kong…, Oxhide II,
Disrorder, Single Man; May 1, The King of
Kong…, City Of Life And Death, Thomas Mao,
Winter Vacation; May 7-8, Dogtown and Z
Boys (10+), May 14-15, Pelada (10+).
Kissena Boulevard @ LIE; 718.997.3818: Apr.
28-May 27, Tommy Mintz, Cheap Shots|Made
In China: Bicyclists and Pedestrians, Mansheng
Wang: Art & Artlessness; May 1, Joel Fan &
Friends, QC Chamber Choir Concert; May 2,
BA Flute Students Recital; May 3, Faculty
Reading, Forgotten Borough: Writers Come to
Terms With Queens; May 4, QC Brass
Ensemble; May 5, QC Wind Ensemble; May 6,
Opera Night; May 6-7, A Scent of Time; May 7,
2011 Annual Gala; May 8, Recital; May 9, Mon
Lecture; May 10, QC New Music Group; May
11, Beethoven’s Missa Solemnis, QC Gamelan
Ensemble; May 11-15, Student Choreography
Showcase; May 13, QC Nota Bene Ensemble;
May 14, QC Choral Society 70th Annual Spring
Concert; May 17, Electronic Music Studio
Concert; May 18, QC Saxophone Studio
Recital, QC Vocal Ensemble and Baroque
Ensemble; May 22, Sari Gruber & Cameron
Stowe; May 26, CUNY DMA Recital.
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
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. 28-May 1,
Neil Berg’s Broadway Showstoppers; May 7,
Bruce Vilanch & The Bev Leslies; May 14-15,
Soledad Barrio & Noche Flamenca; May 21,
Regina Carter: Reverse Thread; May 24, 2011
Annual Gala; May 28, “Seussical”.
Apr. 28-May 1, Topaz Arts, Sketchie:…Artists
with Developmental Disabilities, 55-03 39th
Ave., Woodside; 718.505.0440.
Apr. 28-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; 718.392.8888 or 917.288.7996.
Apr. 28-Jun. 13 Thalia Spanish Theatre,
Bilingual Theatre, Movement & Dance for
Children; Apr. 28-Jun. 20, Bilingual Theatre for
Young/Beginning Actors; May 6-Jun. 19, “No
Problemo, Amigo”, 41-17 Greenpoint Ave.,
Apr. 29, York College, YC Music Club Dance
Fest, YC Big Band @ HPE Building; Apr. 30,
YorkJam 2011 @ Academic Core, 3D01; May
2, Workshop @ PAC, May 6, Graduate’s Dinner
@ Academic Core 2D01; May 7, Summer Jazz
Program Auditions @ PAC; May 12, YC Big
Band @ Cuny Jazz Festival; May 14, YC
Summer Jazz Program Auditions; May 15,
CUNY Choral Festival @ Academic Core
Atrium; May 18, YC Big Band Spring Concert
@ PAC; May 21, YC Blue Notes Spring
Concert @ PAC, 94-20 Guy R. Brewer Blvd.,
Jamaica; for information go to
www.yorkcollegebluenotes or www.ohny.org/.
Apr. 30, May 14, 28, Italian Charities of
America, Saturday Dance, refreshments; May 7,
flea market; Mon. & Fri., Dance with
Instructions $10, 83-20 Queens Blvd., Elmhurst;
May 1, Sky View Center, Pianist Recital; May
22, String Quartet, Level D. 40-24 College Point
May 5-21, APAC, “The Human Comedy”;
Good Shepherd U.M. Church, 30-44 Crescent
St., Astoria; tickets, 866.811.4111.
May 6, American Bolero Dance Company,
Tablao Flamenco; Auditorium Centro Español,
41-01 Broadway, Astoria; 718.392.8888 or
May 8, Astoria Music Society/Symphonc Choir,
Haydn Fest!; St. Joseph’s Catholic Church, 43-
19 30th Ave., Astoria;
May 11, United Community Civic Association,
free viewing, “Gasland”; Lexington School for
the Deaf, 26-26 75th St., East Elmhurst;
May 13-14, Strikingly Different
Productions/Jamaica Center for Arts &
Learning, “The Journey”, 161-04 Jamaica Ave.;
May 13-15, The Anthropology Museum of the
People of NY, speakers & performances @
Queensborough C.C., for information call,
May 13-15, 20-22, The Andrean Players,
“Annie”; St. Andrew Avelino Church, Flushing.
May 14, Seaburn Bookstore, Book signing The
Political Diary of a Rising Son by George
May 21, NY Metropolitan Country Music
Association, Mother’s Day Dance, Savannah
Sky; Glendale Memorial Building, 72-02 Myrtle
May 21, 22, Jackson Heights Art Club, Annual
Art Exhibit; St. Mark’s Church, 33-50 82nd St,
Main Level, Jackson Heights; 718.426.9821;
Mon.-Sun., classes for children and adults, day
or evening; 718.926.9821.
•Wed. nights, Bohemian Hall & Beer Garden,
“Comedyland”, free, 29-19 24th Ave., Astoria;
•Thurs. nights, Bethany Wild Trio; Novo, 78-
23 37th Ave., Jackson Heights; 718.426.7272.
Breakfasts, Lunches, Dinners,
Dances & More
Apr. 28, Queens Chamber of Commerce, 99th
Installation Reception, Worlds Fair Marina
Restaurant, 1 Worlds Fair Marina, Flushing;
May 2, 12th Annual Frank Tempone Golf
Outing; North Hills Country Club; May 10,
Albany Bus Trip; Bulova Corporate Center,
West Wing, $60 roundtrip, 718-898-8500.
Apr. 29, VFW Post 2813, Ladies Auxiliary,
Fundraiser, 52nd Street/Queens Boulevard;
Apr. 29, CAUSE-NY/LaGuardia C.C., The
Impact of Health Care Reform on Queens;
Queens Public Library, 41-17 Main St.,
May 1, (rain May 15), Kiwanis Club of
Maspeth, Neighborhood Flea Market, $30 nonrefundable donation, $10 refundable cleanup
fee; Maspeth Federal Parking Lot;
May 1, Alley Pond Environmental Center, Walk
For APEC, $10 per walker, benefits APEC’s
funding goal, 228-06 Northern Blvd.,
Douglaston; 718.229.4000, x. 0.
May 3, Samuel Field Y, dinner at Strawberry’s
Grill, support autism services, reservations,
718.517.8787, information, 718.225.6750, x.
May 12, Powhatan-Pocahontas Regular
Democratic Club 2011 Annual Dinner Dance;
Riccardo’s by the Bridge, 21-01 24th Ave.,
May 15, Astoria Restoration Association,
Astoria Spring Festival, 31st Street/Ditmars
Boulevard & 21st Avenue, space costs $110 with
food/beverage $150; 718.726.0034.
May 19, UFT Distict 26, Fifth Annual Parent-
Educator Alliance, Scholarship Dinner Dance;
Floral Terrace, 250 Jericho Tpke., Floral Park;
send $60 check to Mary Vaccaro, UFT Rep, 97-
77 Queens Blvd., 5th Floor, Rego Park, 11374.
•Ongoing, Animal Rescue, pet adoptions, donations appreciated; 718.224.8629 or
•Ongoing, Bobbi and the Strays NY Pet Rescue
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
Apr. 30, NY Blood Center/Queens Center,
“Bravest vs. Finest” Blood Drive, Lower Level,
Macy’s Wing, 90-15 Queens Blvd., Elmhurst;
Apr. 30, Family Focus Adoption Services, 54-
40 Little Neck Pkwy., Ste. 4, 718.224.1919.
Apr. 30, Center for the Women of New York,
24th Annual Luncheon, silent auction, raffles,
prizes; Douglaston Manor, 63-20
Commonwealth Blvd., Douglaston;
May 1-3, Flushng YMCA, Flyers swim team
tryouts, ages six-18, 138-46 Northern Blvd.,
Flushing; 718.961.6880, x. 131.
May 14, Jun. 1, 12, Cross Island YMCA, summer camp open house; Jun. 5, Building Strong
Kids Mini Triathalon; ongoing, Cross Island
YMCA, Strong Kids Campaign, 238-10 Hillside
Ave., Bellerose; 718.479.0505.
May 18, NAMI Queens/Nassau, Therapy Dog
Work: The Wonder Of It All, Sloman
Auditorium, Zucker Hillside Hospital, 76th
Avenue/266 Street, Glen Oaks; 718.470.8100.
May 19-20, North Shore-LIJ Health System,
free skin cancer screening @ Forest Hills
Samuel Field Y
May 4, Rap: “High Noon”; Mon., Magic: Learn
& Play @ Bay Terrace; Mon., Wed., pre-school
programs, kids with developmental disabilities,
ages 3 to 5; call 718.225.6750, x. 262 or email@example.com; Mon., Wed., Fri., Medicaid
Waiver Afterschool Program, ages 5 to 21;
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
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
•Domestic Violence; American Family
Community Services, 37-63 76th St., Jackson
•Drug Problems? Call Narcotic Anonymous,
718.962-6244 or go to
•F.E.G.S. Health & Human Services, Partners in
Caring bereavement/older adult spousal loss,
97-45 Queens Blvd., Rego Park, 718.896.9090,
•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;
•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
•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;
•Tai Chi, Saturdays, Cheng Man Ching Tai Chi
Assoc., 87-10 Liberty Ave., Ozone Park;
Apr. 28-May 15, Bayside Historical Society,
Art & Essay Contest, Building the Throgs Neck
Bridge & Clearview Expressway; 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;
Apr. 30, Greater Astoria Historical, East River
Walking Tour; May 2, The Bridges of Queens;
May 7, Screening, New York: A Documentary;
May 21, History Round Table: Honor and
Salute Veterans, 35-20 Broadway, 4th Floor,
Apr. 30, Greater Ridgewood Historical Society,
Walking Tour, Mt. Olivet Cemetery, for information call, 718.326.1777; May 1-2, Spring
Cleanup at the Onderdonk House, 18-20
Flushing Ave.; 718.456.1776.
May 1, Roosevelt Island Historical Society,
Cherry Blossom Walk, reservations, mailto: firstname.lastname@example.org or
May 4, Jun. 1, Voelker Orth Museum, Bee-
Keeping Course: Get the Buzz on Bees!;
•Thurs., Fri., Sat., Sun., King Manor Museum,
tours & school/group programs, Jamaica
Avenue/140th Street, Jamaica; 718.206.0545, x.
•Central Queens Historical Association, a source
for Queens photos not available elsewhere;
www.CQHA.net or 917.376.4496.
Items of Community Interest
Apr. 28-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; May 1, About Boating Safety @ Fort
Totten; Jun. 4, New York Safe Boating @ All
Saints Episcopal Church, Great Neck; information, 917.952.7014.
Apr. 28, May 26, Jun. 30, Queens Chamber of
Commerce/QEDC/NYCSBS, minority/womenowned business enterprise program certification
seminars, free, registration required @
email@example.com or 718.898.8500;
May 11, Business Card Exchange @ Strawberry
Sports Grill, 45-15 235th St., Douglaston; May
24, Queens Business Expo & Breakfast @ Citi
Apr. 30, conEdison, Go Green Earth Day &
Every Day, Lower East Side Ecology Center @
Sunnyside Community Services, Queens
Boulevard/43rd Avenue; www.conEd.com.
Apr. 30, C.M. Jimmy Van Bramer, Community
Clean-up Day in Woodside, 61st
Street/Roosevelt Avenue; 718.383.9566.
May 1, Senator Joe Addabbo Jr., Free Recycling
Day @ Forest Park, George Seuffert Bandshell
Parking Lot; May 19, Unclaimed Funds @
Woodhaven Richmond Hill Senior Center, 78-
15 Jamaica Ave.; 718.497.1630 or
May 3-July, Purpose Center International,
Motivating People Back To Work Seminars,
Tuesdays; Mac Donald Park, Queens
Boulevard, Forest Hills; 718.263.3501.
May 4, Queens College/NY Society of Security
Analysts, Risk Management Symposium;
SUNY School of Optometry, 33 W. 42nd St.,
May 10, QEDC, Queens A Taste Of The World;
Citi Field, Flushing Meadows–Corona Park;
May 11, Changing Cultures of Queens: A
Walking Anthology, Flushing’s Chinatown;
May 18, Queensboro Plaza to the Waterfront at
Sunset; May 25, #7 Sunnyside to Jackson
Heights; information go to
May 11, UJA/FEGS, Job Fair; Central Queens
YM & YWHA, 67-09 108th St., Forest Hills;
May 14 (rain date May 21), Sunnyside United
Neighborhood Network, graffiti cleanup, 49th
Street/Skillman Avenue; 646.298.8669.
Now, Queens Alliance & Queens Kiwanis
Baseball League, division openings, ages 13-14
and 15-16, call 718.366.7717 or 917.868.5665.
•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-
•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,
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
There are many free events available at Queens
libraries for adults, teens, “tweens” and kids. For
program information, call 718.990.0700.
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. 30,
Egg-citing Animals; May 1, Walk for APEC.
Queens Botanical Garden
43-50 Main St., Flushing; 718.886.3800: May
1, Arbor Festival, free with admission.
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: May 1, 32nd
Annual Antique Auto Show; May 15, Farm
Festival $5 p.p., $2 children six-12.
53-51 111th St., Flushing Meadows–Corona
Park; 718.271.1500 or go to
www.queenszoo.com: ongoing, Interactive
Apr. 28-Jun. 3, Roy Wilkins Recreation Center,
Basketball Referee Training For Teens, ages 16-
24, 177th Street/Baisley Boulevard; e-mail
May 2, City Parks, Senior Fitness @ Astoria
Park, Cunningham Park, Flushing
Meadows–Corona Park, Roy Wilkins Park, call
the Sports Department, 718.760.6999 for more
May 7, MillionTreesNYC Tree Giveaway/NY
Anti-Crime/NY Queens CERT 1/Jet Blue @
Astoria Park, Parking Lot, 19th Street/Hoyt
Avenue North, Astoria; May 14, PTA/P.S.
173/Jet Blue @ 174-10 67th Ave., Fresh
School News & Events
May 10, St. John’s University Commencement
Schedule @ St. Thomas More Church: the
School of Education Doctoral Hooding
Ceremony; May 11, St. John’s College of
Liberal Arts and Sciences Doctoral Hooding
Ceremony; May 14, Baccalaureate Mass; May
15, 141st Commencement Exercises @ SJU,
Great Lawn, Fresh Meadows.
May 17, Evangel Christian School, Performing
Arts Spring Presentation, 39-21 Crescent St.,
LIC; 718.937.9600, x. 2361 or x. 2.
Apr. 29, LaGuardia C.C., Queens Forum, The
Impact of Health care reform in Queens @
Queens Public Library, Flushing, 41-17 Main
St.; May 2-5, Veteran Services Annual Week to
Honor Veterans, E-Building Atrium; May 4,
College Prep Workshop, A Look at Career
Options; May 11, How to Apply to CUNY;
ongoing, How to Apply to CUNY, courses at
Taxi & For Hire Vehicle Driver Institute;
May 15, 21-22, St. Mary’s Afterschool Drama
Guild, Rodgers’ & Hammerstein’s “The King &
I”, 70-20 47th Ave., Winfield Auditorium,
•Fall 2011, Queens College/NY Society of
Security Analysts, 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;
Bayside S.C., 221-15 Horace Harding Expwy.,
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; Apr. 28, May 5, Write (or Re-write!)
Your Narrative; May 2, Zumba begins (7
weeks); May 3, Co-authors Adina
Hoffman/Peter Cole, Sacred Trash…; May 10,
Mark Rosenblum, The Arab Awakening and
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 nonseniors.
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:
Mondays, Jody Oliver workshop, Artwork to
Ready-To-Wear, Mon./Fri., ESL tutoring, 4th
Wed., For Men Only; May 5, Trip to York
College, Spring Wellness Festival; May 10, visit
to the National Museum of the American Indian.
QCH: Pomonok Center, 67-09 Kissena Blvd.,
Flushing; 718.591.3377: ESL tutoring Mon.,
Tai Chi, walking club; Mon./Tues./Thurs./Fri.,
calligraphy lessons; Mon./Wed, beginners
English classes; Thurs., yoga, Fri., tango,
pasodoble, cha cha dance lessons; Mon.-Fri.,
Ping Pong/Pool Room; May 2, 16, free line
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;
Steinway S.C., 20-43 Steinway St., Astoria;
718.728.8472; Mon.-Fri., lunch, suggested contribution 60+, $1.50, under 60, $3.50.
Sunnyside Community Services Center for
Active Older Adults, 718.784.6173.