2011-05-11 / Community Calendar

Gazette Calendar Of Events

Calendar compiled by Susan Cleary

Memorial Day
May 30, 11 a.m., Whitestone Veterans Memorial
Association-VFW Memorial Day Parade,
Whitestone Memorial Field, 149th Street/15th
Drive; 718.767.4323.
Community Meetings
Dates & times are subject to change, call to confirm. Associations
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 21, 1 p.m., Woodhaven Residents’ Block;
Woodhaven/Richmond Hill Ambulance Corp.,
78-15 JamaicaAve.
Jun. 8, 7 p.m., United Forties Civic; St. Teresa
Parish Center, 50-22 45th St., Woodside;
917.535.0516.
Clubs
May 18, 7 p.m., Clinton Democratic Club;
Vallone & Vallone, 25-59 Francis Lewis Blvd.,
Flushing; 718.428.7285.
Community Boards
Jun. 15, Sep. 14, Oct. 11, Nov. 9, Dec. 14, Board
8; Hillcrest Jewish Center; Union Turnpike, Fresh
Meadows; 718.264.7895.
Community Councils
May 16, Jun. 20, 110th Police Precinct; VFW
Hall, 51-11 108th St., Corona.
May 24, Jun. 28, 107th Police Precinct, Parsons
Boulevard, Flushing.
Community Education Councils
May 19, 6:30 p.m., District 30; P.S. 78, 48-09
Center Blvd., LIC.
May 26, 8 p.m., District 26; M.S. 67, 51-60
Marathon Pkwy., Room B44A, Bayside;
718.631.6927.
Jun. 1, 7 p.m., District 25; 30-48 Linden Pl.,
Room 407, Flushing; 718.281.3786.
Other
May 15, 9:30 a.m., Kew Forest-Woodside-Loitz
Post 250; Rego Park Jewish Center, 97-30 Queens
Blvd., Rego Park; 718.297.7711.
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, 5:15 p.m., Queens Library Insurance
Committee; 5:45 p.m., Finance & Investment; 6
p.m., Building & Grounds; 6:15 p.m., Board of
Trustees, Central Library, Robert Groh Board
Room, 89-11 Merrick Blvd., Jamaica;
718.990.0700.
May 16, 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.
May 17, 9:30 a.m., Queens Borough Cabinet,
Queens Borough Hall, Second Floor, President’s
Conference Room, 120-55 Queens Blvd., Kew
Gardens; 718.286.2900.
May 18, 12:30 p.m., AARP Chapter 2889; Elks
Lodge, 82-20 Queens Blvd.; 718.639.8497.
May 18, 8 p.m., Queens County Bird Club, Alley
Pond Environmental Center, 228-06 Northern
Blvd., Douglaston; 718.366.8895.
May 18, Flushing Camera Club; Flushing
Hospital, Auditorium, 146-05 45th Ave.;
718.749.0643.
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 22, NYC Dept. Consumer Affairs, 4th
Annual Shred Fest, Vincent Daniels Square, 51 St.
& 43 Ave; Flushing Meadows Corona Park
Parking lot: 111 St between 54 & 56 Aves; Roy
Wilkins Park Parking lot, 177 St. & Baisley Blvd;
Juniper Valley Park, 71St & 62 Dr near Brennan
Field, visit www.nyc.gov/shredfest or call 311.
May 24, 7:30 p.m., Greater Woodhaven
Development Corporation; St. Thomas the
Apostle School, 87-49 87th St., Woodhaven.
May 25, 1 p.m., Woodhaven Cultural &
Historical Society; Emanuel United Church of
Christ, 91st Avenue; 718.845.3385.
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
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; May
12-Sep. 2011, Within The Emperor’s Garden: The
Ten Thousand Springs Pavilion; May 14,
Storytelling with David Gonzalez; Aesop Bops!;
May 20, 3rd Annual Tap Extravaganza; May 21,
Rakonto World Premiere Concert; May 24, U.S.
Navy Band Northeast; Jun. 4, Hot Peas’N Butter;
St. Luke’s Chamber Ensemble Subway Series &
Food Drive; Jun. 5, Laura Leon, Pianist.
MoMA/P.S. 1
22-25 Jackson Ave., LIC; 718.784.2084: May 12-
Aug. 1, Francis Alys; May 12-Aug. 8, Laurel
Nakadate: Only The Lonely; May 12-Aug. 14,
Ryan Trecartin: Any Ever.
Museum of the Moving Image
35th Avenue/36th Street, Astoria; 718.784.0077:
daily, “The Red Balloon” ongoing, May 12- 15,
Dolls vs. Dictators, Spring Training; May 12-Jun.
12, Real Virtuality; May 12-Jul. 17, City Glow;
May 14-15, Pelada (10+).
Queens College
Kissena Boulevard @ LIE; 718.997.3818: May
12-May 27, Tommy Mintz, Cheap Shots|Made In
China: Bicyclists and Pedestrians, Mansheng
Wang: Art & Artlessness; May 12-15, Student
Choreography Showcase; May 12-Jun. 30,
“EXPRESS+LOCAL NYC Aesthetics” Art
Exhibit; 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,
QCVocal Ensemble and Baroque Ensemble; May
22, Sari Gruber & Cameron Stowe; May 26,
CUNY DMARecital.
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.
Queens Theatre in the Park
Most events take place in Flushing Meadows-
–Corona Park, venues & ticket prices vary, call
718.760.0064 for information: May 14-15,
Soledad Barrio & Noche Flamenca; May 21,
Regina Carter: Reverse Thread; May 24, 2011
Annual Gala; May 28, “Seussical”.
Others
May 12-21, APAC, “The Human Comedy”;
Good Shepherd U.M. Church, 30-44 Crescent St.,

Astoria; tickets, 866.811.4111.
May 12-25, 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.
May 12-Jun. 13 Thalia Spanish Theatre,
Bilingual Theatre, Movement & Dance for
Children; May 12-Jun. 20, Bilingual Theatre for
Young/Beginning Actors; May 12-Jun. 19, “No
Problemo, Amigo”, 41-17 Greenpoint Ave.,
Sunnyside; 718.729.3880.
May 12 to Jun. 26, Socrates Sculpture Park, May
14, Rock, Paper Scissors; May 12-Aug. 7, Vista;
May 21, Indigo Kids; Sundays, adult workshop
series “Skills for Resourceful City Living”, rain or
shine, space limited; May 28, Garden of Objects,
register at 718.956.1819.
May 13-14, Strikingly Different
Productions/Jamaica Center for Arts & Learning,
“The Journey”, 161-04 Jamaica Ave.; RSVP
646.807.4511.
May 13-15, The Anthropology Museum of the
People of NY, speakers & performances @
Queensborough C.C., for information call,
718.428.5650.
May 13-15, 20-22, The Andrean Players,
“Annie”; St. AndrewAvelino Church, Flushing.
May 14, Seaburn Bookstore, Book signing The
Political Diary of a Rising Son by George
Onuorah.
May 14, Queens Symphony Orchestra, Final
Concert: The Voice; 718.570.0909.
May 14, York College, 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/.
May 14, 28, Italian Charities of America,
Saturday Dance, refreshments; Mon. & Fri.,
Dance with Instructions $10, 83-20 Queens Blvd.,
Elmhurst; 718.478.3100.
May 15, Bella Italia Mia, The Story of Ronzoni
Macaroni; Christ the King H.S., 68-02
Metropolitan Ave., Middle Village; 718.426.1240.
May 15, LeHavreArt League, 10thArts & Crafts
Show, Clubhouse, 168-68 9th Ave., Whitestone;
718.767.2277.
May 19, United Community Civic Association,
“Gasland”, free; Lexington School for The Deaf,
26-26 75th St., East Elmhurst.
May 21, NY Metropolitan Country Music
Association, Mother’s Day Dance, Savannah Sky;
Glendale Memorial Building, 72-02 Myrtle Ave.;
718.763.4328.
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.
May 22, Sky View Center, String Quartet, Level
D. 40-24 College Point Blvd., Flushing.
May 22, Gingerbread Players of St. Luke’s
Church, “Cavalleria Rusticana:, donation $12, 85
Greenway South, Forest Hills Gardens;
718.268.7772.
May 23, Astoria Federal Sviangs, “Teach
Children to Save” Essay Contest & Outreach
Program, ages five to 12, 800-ASTORIA.
Wed. nights, Bohemian Hall & Beer Garden,
“Comedyland”, free, 29-19 24th Ave., Astoria;
718.274.4825.
Thurs. nights, Bethany Wild Trio; Novo, 78-23

37th Ave., Jackson Heights; 718.426.7272.
Breakfasts, Lunches, Dinners,
Dances & More
May 12, Powhatan-Pocahontas Regular
Democratic Club 2011 Annual Dinner Dance;
Riccardo’s by the Bridge, 21-01 24th Ave.,
Astoria; 917.716.4540.
May 13, Elmhurst Hospital Center’s Walkway of
Honor Ceremony, Main Building, Employee
Entrance, for information or to RSVP call,
718.334.1259.
May 15, Astoria Restoration Association, Astoria
Spring Festival, 31st Street/Ditmars Boulevard &
21stAvenue, space costs $110 with food/beverage
$150; 718.726.0034.
May 18, Ridgewood Democratic Club/ A.M.
Catherine Nolan, Annual Dinner Dance;
Riccardo’s by the Bridge, 21-01 24th Ave.,
Astoria, reservations $ 75 p.p.
May 19, UFT Distict 26, Fifth Annual Parent-
Educator Alliance, Scholarship Dinner Dance;
Floral Terrace, 250 Jericho Tpke., Floral Park;
send $60 check toMary Vaccaro, UFT Rep, 97-77
Queens Blvd., 5th Floor, Rego Park, 11374.
May 20, Greater Woodhaven Development
Corporation, 32nd Anniversary “Finally Spring”
Dinner Dance, Cordon Bleu Caterers, at 96-01
JamaicaAvenue, $65, 718 805-0202.
May 22, Queens Mamas, New Mama’s Expo, $20
online, a portion of sales go to
www.babybuggy.org; Forest Hills Jewish Center,
106-06 Queens Blvd;
www.Queensmamas.com/expo.
May 22, H.O.P.E. for STROKE/Bruce Cohen
Memorial Walk-A-Thon, Marjorie Post Park,
Unqua Road, Massapequa (Nassau County);
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Ongoing, Animal Rescue, pet adoptions, donations appreciated; 718.224.8629 or 631.420.0425.
Ongoing, Bobbi and the StraysNYPet Rescue&
Adoption, www.bobbiandth
estrays.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
May 14, Jun. 1, 12, Cross IslandYMCA, 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 16, 23, 30, Jun. 7, 14, 21, 28, Jul. 5, 12, 19,
26, The Purpose Center International, seminars,
Motivating You: Entrepreneurship For Beginners
@ Russell Place School Yard, Ascan Avenue;
May 17, 24, 31, Jun. 7, 14, 21, 28, Jul. 5, 12, 19,
26, Compounding Your Self Awareness @
MacDonald Park, Queens Boulevard; May 19,
26, Jun. 2, 9, 16, 24, Jul. 7 14, 21, 28, Aug. 4, 11,
18, 25, Getting Off Line @ Station Square, Burns
Street/71st Avenue, Forest Hills; 718.263.3501,
TheCNetwrk@aol.com.
May 18, NAMI Queens/Nassau, Therapy Dog
Work: TheWonder Of ItAll, 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 Hospital;
718.830.1964.
May 19, Elmhurst Hospital Center Trauma
Services, Wear A Helmet And Stay Smart, free
helmets for children (while supplies last), A1-22
Auditorium, 1st Floor, Main Building, Broadway;
718.334.5724.
Samuel Field Y
May 18, Singles Center, Weds./Rap: “An
Unmarried Woman”, May 19, Personal Growth &
Relationship Group (8 wks); May 25, Weds./Rap:
Discussion “Women Need a Reason, Men Need a
Place,” May 26, Singles Center,
“Separation/Divorce Support” (10 sessions);
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 gmayerhoff@sfy.org;
Mon., Wed., Fri., Medicaid Waiver Afterschool
Program, ages 5 to 21; gym/creative exploration
@ Little Neck; 58-20 Little Neck Pkwy.; general
information, 718.225.6750.
Mount Sinai Queens
Registration and/or appointment may be required,
call 718-267-4333 for time & location information: May 18, Blood Pressure Screening @
Steinway S.C., Dessert with the Pediatrician @
Avalon Riverview Community Room; May 26,
StrokeAwareness Day @ Mt. Sinai Queens; Jun.
1, Blood Pressure Screening @ Dellamonica Jr.
Center for Seniors & Hellenic Cultural Center;
Jun. 16, Rules of the Game: Preventing Sports-
Related Foot Injuries @ Avalon Riverview
Community Room; Jun. 22, Free Prostate Cancer
Screening @ Physician Associates.
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.
OvereatersAnonymous, 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
May 12-15, Bayside Historical Society, Art &
Essay Contest, Building the Throgs Neck Bridge
& Clearview Expressway; to May 15, Art &
Essay Contest; May 21, It’s My Park @ Fort
Totten; May 22, Jazz, Wine & Cheese @ The
Castle; 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 TheHat
Fits, Virtual Exhibit: Take a Cruise Through the
History of Bayside 1639-2000; wwwbaysidehistorical.org, 718.352.1548.
May 21, Greater Astoria Historical, East River
Walking Tour; History Round Table: Honor and
Salute Veterans, 35-20 Broadway, 4th Floor,
Astoria; 718.278.7000.
Jun. 1, Voelker Orth Museum, Bee-Keeping
Course: Get the Buzz on Bees!; 718.359.6227,
www.vomuseum.org.
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
May 12-14, United States Coast Guard, Boating
Safety & Seamanship @ Queensborough
Community College Continuing Education, preregister; 718.281.5538; Jun. 4, New York Safe
Boating @ All Saints Episcopal Church, Great
Neck; information, 917.952.7014.
May 15, Green For Queens Community Earth
Day Fair@ Central Queens Y, 67-09 108th St.,
Forest Hills; 718.268.5011, x. 151.
May 18, QEDC, Queens A Taste Of The World;
Queensboro Plaza to the Waterfront at Sunset;
May 25, #7 Sunnyside to Jackson Heights; information go to www.GeogNYC.com.
May 19, Senator Joe Addabbo Jr., Unclaimed
Funds @ Woodhaven Richmond Hill Senior
Center, 78-15 Jamaica Ave.; 718.497.1630 or
718.738.1111.
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-
1776.
1st, 3rd, 5th Sat., Queens Best Toastmasters
Club, public speaking/communication, free;
Elmhurst Hospital Center, Conference RoomA-1-
15, 79-01 Broadway; call Mark, 718.457.8390.
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; May 18, Queens County Bird Club
Meeting, 718-366-8895.
Queens Botanical Garden
43-50Main St., Flushing; 718.886.3800: May 21,
MillionTrees NYC Street Tree Care Workshop;
May 22, Glass Painting Class; Jun. 1, 8, 15, 22,
29, Jul. 6, 13, 20, 27, Tai Chi for People with
Arthritis or Limited Mobility; Jun. 6, Community
Volunteer Day; Jun. 7, Composting in the City;
Jun. 9, 16th Annual Rose Gala; Jun. 11, The
GreatRosarians of theWorld Lecture XI; Jun. 26,
Summer Solstice Celebration; Jul. 6-Aug. 18,
HSBC Children’s Garden Summer Session.
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 15, Farm
Festival $5 p.p., $2 children six-12.
Queens Zoo
53-51 111th St., Flushing Meadows–Corona Park;
718.271.1500 or go to www.queenszoo.com:
ongoing, Interactive Discovery Center.
Others
May 12-Jun. 3, Roy Wilkins Recreation Center,
Basketball Referee Training For Teens, ages 16-
24, 177th Street/Baisley Boulevard; e-mail
Eric.Wyche@parks.nyc.gov.
May 12-Jun. 18, City Parks Foundation, ages
eight to 12, Get Up & Go! @ Juniper Valley Park,
Juniper Boulevard, register at 718.760.6999.
May 14, MillionTreesNYC Tree Giveaway,
PTA/P.S. 173/Jet Blue @ 174-10 67th Ave., Fresh
Meadows.
May 14, Annual Strawberry Festival @ Highland
Park, Laughing Pizza music, puppets in the park,
games, free; 311.
May 15, Forest Park, Haven for Herpetology,
Strack Pond Forest Park Visitor
Center,Woodhaven Blvd. & Forest Park Dr.,
www.nyc.gov/parks/rangers.
May 22, Urban Park Rangers/NYC Audubon
Society, Hawk Watch @ Astoria Park, register, go
to www.nycaudubon.org or call 212.691.7483.
May 22, NYC 4th Annual Shred Fest @ Vincent
Daniels Square, 51st Sreet/43rd Avenue, Flushing
Meadows–Corona Park, 111th Street/54-56th
Avenues, Roy Wilkins Park, 177th Street/Baisley
Boulevard, Juniper Valley Park, 71st Street/62nd
Drive; 311.
Reunions
Jun. 3-5, BryantH.S. “Blast From The Past”, 50th
anniversary of the 1961 graduating class, contact
dianneorenstein@comcast.net.
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.
May 11, LaGuardia C.C., How to Apply to
CUNY; May 14-22, Alumni Art Exhibition @
Reis Studios Experimental Space, 43-01 22nd St.;

ongoing, courses at Taxi & For Hire Vehicle
Driver Institute; 718.482.5335,
http://ace.laguardia.edu/taxi.
May 15, 21-22, St. Mary’s Afterschool Drama
Guild, Rodgers’ & Hammerstein’s “The King &
I”, 70-20 47th Ave., Winfield Auditorium,
Woodside; 718.672.4848.
Fall 2011, Queens College/NY Society of
SecurityAnalysts, CFA® Exam Prep Courses, for
information go to www.nyssa.org/cfa.
May 14, Queens College/Choral Society &
Orchestra, Spring Concert, Colden Auditorium,
$18-20, 718-793-8080.
Senior Centers: Adult Activities
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.
CCNS/Peter J. DellaMonica S.C., 23-56
Broadway, Astoria; 718.626.1500.
FlushingHouse, 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: KewGardensCommunityCenter, 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 12, “A Face In The
Crowd”; May 16, AARP speaker; May 24,
Belle’s Players; May 25, learn or relearn ballroom
dancing; Jun. 20, art show.
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 dance lessons.
Queens Interagency Council On Aging
Queens Borough Hall, 120-55 Queens Blvd.,
Room 319, Kew Gardens; 718.268.5954; May
18, Creative Aging-Arts Enrichment For All
Seniors, pre-registration advised; Flushing Town
Hall, 137-35 Northern Blvd., Flushing.
Ridgewood OlderAdult 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; Mon.-Fri., lunch, suggested contribution 60+, $1.50, under 60, $3.50.
Sunnyside Community Services Center for
Active Older Adults, 718.784.6173.

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