2011-08-10 / Community Calendar

Gazette Calendar Of Events

Calendar compiled by Susan Cleary

Community Meetings
Dates & times are subject to change, call to
confirm.
Clubs
Aug. 18, 8 p.m. JFK Regular Dems of
Queens, Inc.; Jewish Center of Kew Gardens
Hills, 71-25 Main St., KGH.
Community Boards
Aug. 16 Community Board 8, Queens Health
Fair, 2 - 6 p.m. Cunningham Park parking lot,
197th St. and Union Turnpike.
Aug. 24 Community District Education
Council 26 Public meeting follows business
meeting which starts at 6:30 p.m., M.S. 172,
room 115, 81-14 257th St., Floral Park,
718.631.6927.
Sep. 20, 7 p.m. Board 1; AstoriaWorld Manor,
25-22Astoria Blvd.; 718.626.1021.
Sep. 14, Oct. 11, Nov. 9, Dec. 14 Board 8;
Hillcrest Jewish Center; Union Turnpike,
Fresh Meadows; 718.264.7895.
Other
Sep. 11, 7:30 p.m. Greater Woodhaven
Development Corporation; St. Thomas the
Apostle School, 87-49 87th St., First Floor,
Woodhaven.
Aug. 14, Sep. 18, Oct. 16, Nov. 13, Dec. 11,
noon 102nd Pct. Community Meeting at Bella
Italia Mia; Christ the King H.S., dates subject
to weather/school functions, 68-02
Metropolitan Ave., Middle Village;
718.426.1240.
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.
Sep. 19, 9:30 a.m. Queens Borough Cabinet,
Queens Borough Hall, Second Floor, B.P.
Conference Room. Kew Gardens;
718.286.3000.
1st Mon. of the month, 8 p.m. American
Legion Post 298, 30-61 87th St., East
Elmhurst.
2nd/3rd Mon., 8 p.m. American Legion &
A.L. LadiesAuxiliary Post 118, 89-02 91st St.,
Woodhaven; 718.846.6116, leave a message.
Arts & Entertainment
Barnes & Noble
176-60 Union Tpke., Fresh Meadows;
718.380.7077: 3rd Tues. monthly, Poetry
Writing Workshop; Tues./Sat. Weekly
Storytimes: Aug. 20 Clifford story & visit, 11
a.m and 11:30 a.m.; Aug. 30 Back to School
story time, 10:30 a.m.; Aug. 17 Nook Night
intro; Aug. 31 Nook & Bookfair Open House,
3:30-5:30 p.m.
Flushing Town Hall
137-35 Northern Blvd., Flushing;
718.463.7700, ext. 222: Culture Blending in
Ceramic Arts; To Aug. 15 Nancy Grossman:
Heads; To Aug. 17 Tai-chi: The Ultimate
Excercise; To Sep. 12, Francis Alys: A Story
of Deception; To Sep., Within The Emperor’s
Garden: The Ten Thousand Springs Pavilion;
To Sep. 11 Member Exhibition: Revealing the
Source;
MoMA/P.S. 1
22-25 Jackson Ave., LIC; 718.784.2084: To
Sep. 3 Saturdays, Warm Up 2011, experimental music outdoors, $15; To Sep. 3 Ryan
Trecartin: Any Ever, Annual Outdoor Music
Series.

Museum of the Moving Image
35th Avenue/36th Street, Astoria;
718.784.0077, 718.777.6888,
www.movingimage.us/films/ daily, City
Glow; To Sep. 30 Timepiece, short film by Jim
Henson; Weds. to Aug. 24 Outdoor Cinema
2011 at Socrates Sculpture Park, International
film, music, dance and food, 7 p.m., weather
permitting: Aug. 10 At the Edge of Russia,
Aug. 17 Biutiful, Aug. 24 Silent Film Fest; To
Aug. 13, Errol Morris’ America; To Jan. 16,
2012 Jim Henson’s Fantastic World; Aug. 14
The Dark Crystal; Aug. 20, 21 Muppets Take
Manhattan; Aug. 27, 28 Muppet Treasure
Island 1 p.m. Aug. 15 - Sept. 2 Media Camp,
to register call 718.777.6820 or email education@movingimage.us.
Queens College
Kissena Boulevard at LIE; call 718.997.3818
for information.
Queensborough Community College
222-05 56th Ave., Bayside; call 718.631.6396
for information.
QueensMuseum ofArt
Flushing Meadows–Corona Park, New York
City Building, call 718.592.9700 for program
information: ongoing, tours, permanent collections, World’s Fair Panorama of the City of
New York, Target Passport Fridays, 6:30 p.m.
International outdoor film, dance, music
series.To Sept. 9 Deadline Open call to submit
art work for Queens International 2012 show
at the Queens Museum of Art, visit
www.queensmuseum.org.
Queens Theatre in the Park
Most events take place in Flushing Meadows-
–Corona Park, venues & ticket prices vary, call
718.760.0064 for information. To Aug. 21 A
Jew Grows In Brooklyn $44.55.
Socrates Sculpture Park
32-01 Vernon Blvd. (at Broadway), LIC;
718.956.9819; Aug. 13, 14, 21, 28 Float: Field
of Dreams, art and performance, 1-5 p.m. rain
or shine. To Aug. 19 Summer Outdoor
Artmaking Workshops; Aug. 20-26 Odysseus
at Hell Gate Puppetmaking workshops by
PAW (Processional Arts Workshop),
teens/adults, registration required at
www.superiorconcept.org.; Aug. 28
Puppetscape Performance 5 p.m.; To Aug. 21
The (S) Files-El Museo del Barrio Biennial
Event; To Sept. 11 Performance/Recital series
(Metropolitan Opera; Shakespeare; Odysseus
at Hell Gate; Tribute to Jerome Kern); To Sep.
25 Fitness [in the Park], yoga, capoeira, pilates,
tai chi; To Oct. 9 Kayaking; To Nov 19
GrownNYC Greenmarket.
Others
Aug. 11 Astoria Park Lawn, Waterfront
Concert Series 2011, 7:30 p.m., 21st St. &
Hoyt Ave., Astoria.
Aug. 11 York College Summer Jazz:
Graduation atAcademic CoreAtrium; Aug. 15
York Big Band at Freshman Orientation.
www.york.cuny.edu or Music @ York College.
Aug. 13, 14 Jubilee Cluster Players present
Stop theWorld, IWant to Get Off , Community
United Methodist Church, 75-27 Metropolitan
Ave. Middle Village. $15 adults, $10 children;
718.894.8654, www.jcplayers.com.
Aug. 12, 13 Shakespeare’s The Two
Gentlemen of Verona, Beyond Theatre
Ensemble, The Secret Theatre, 44-02 23rd St.,
LIC, $18, 866.811.4111,
www.secrettheatre.com.
To Aug. 27 Summer Streets for Sunnyside
Shines, 46th St. betw. Queens Blvd. and

Greenpoint Ave.,
www.sunnysideshines.org/events/summerstre
ets2011.
Aug. 21 Dance of Argentina, concert, lesson,
tango show 1:15 p.m., Flushing Town Hall,
137-35 Northern Blvd., Flushing,
www.flushingtownhall.org.
Aug. 10, 24 Musical tribute to the Four
Seasons; Jimmy Sturr, 7:30 p.m., Main Office
Parking Lot, 69th St. & GrandAve., Maspeth.
To Sept. 4 Summer Film Festival, Greek
Cultural Center in Astoria: Aug. 12, 13
Thanasis Veggos’ films, Quiet Days of August,
and It’s a Long Road, inGreek, 6 p.m., Aug. 14
- Sept. 3 Sat., Sun. Elia Kazan films:
Boomerang, Gentleman’s Agreement, Pinky,
Panic in the Streets, Baby Doll, A Face in the
Crowd, all in English, 6 p.m. Sept. 4 Greek
American filmmakers, GCC, 26-80 30th St.,
Astoria, 718.726.7329.
Aug. 14 Cellist Ashley Bathgate, Noguchi
Museum, Music in the Garden, 3 p.m., $10, $5
seniors and students with ID, Free under age
12 and public high school students with ID.
718.204.7088, www.noguchi.org.
To Aug. 16 Gantry Plaza State Park, Live at
the Gantries, www.liveatthegantries.com, 7
p.m., 4-09 47th Rd., LIC.
ToAug. 18 Shakespeare plays in eight Queens
Parks, Othello and Much Ado About Nothing
by Hip to Hip Theatre Co., 917.669.5324,
www.hiptohip.org
ToAug. 25 Jazz Thursdays. Aug. 18 MioSotis;
Aug. 25 Bruce Wayne & The Soul
Messengers. 7 p.m., 70th Road & Queens
Blvd., Forest Hills. 718.268.6565,
www.jazzthursdays.com.
Aug. 19 LaGuardia Performing Arts Center
free concert by pianist Jon Urrutia and percussionist Mauro Satalino, 7 p.m., LPAC Little
Theatre at 31-10 Thomson Ave., LIC,
718.482.5151.
Aug. 20 Jazz concert, 2 p.m., $10, Louis
Armstrong House Garden, 34-56 107 St.,
Corona, 718.478.8274.
Aug. 15-19 and Aug. 22-26: Summer Art
Workshops for Youth (ages 8-13), Aug. 26
Children’sArt 3-18 SkillmanAve., Sunnyside,
www.sunnysideartworks.info or call
718.482.9079.
To Aug. 25 Art by AHRC Cyril Weinberg
Adult Day Center at LIC Public Library, 37-44
21 St., 718.752.3700.
To Aug. 27 American Dream, art by Sung Ho
Choi, Space Womb Gallery, 22-48 Jackson
Ave., LIC, 917.670.1342,
www.spacewomb.com.
Aug. 28 Free dance classes at Great Neck Art
Center Dance Dept. Open House, 9:30 a.m. -
1:45 p.m., 113 Middle Neck Rd., Great Neck,
www.greatneckarts.org, 516.829.2570.
Aug. 30 Workshop on applying for artist
grants, through Queens Arts Fund, Crossing
Art Gallery, Queens Crossing Mall, ground
floor, 136-17 39th Ave., at Main St., Flushing,
6 p.m., www.queenscouncilarts.org,
347.505.3019, application deadline October 5.
To Aug. 31 Italian Nights, Aug. 10 Extasy’s
Marty Hroncich, Aug. 17 Filippo & Friends
(of Armonia), Aug. 24 Franky Hollywood
(formerly of I Reggio del Sole), Aug. 31
Damir& Joe. Athens Square Park, 30th St. and
30th Ave., Astoria. 718.204.2444 or
www.italianfedera-

tion.com/italian_ nights_ 2011.
Wed. Bohemian Hall, “Comedyland”, free,
29-19 24th Ave., Astoria; 718.274.4825.
To Sept. 10 Photography and collage by
Edwin Cadiz and others, Flushing Town Hall,
137-35 Northern Blvd.
Breakfasts, Lunches, Dinners,
Dances & More
Aug. 28 orOct. 30 Dinner, dance, wine tasting
with Bella Italia Mia, Magnanini Winery,
Ulster County, $75 includes bus ride, reservations: Eleanor, 718.457.4816.
To Nov. 12 Noshwalks Culinary Walking tours
along 7 line, $49; call 212.222.2243 for information. Health
ToAug. 12 Cross Island Y Summer Day Camp
Inclusion, Session II; Ongoing Strong Kids
Campaign, 238-10 Hillside Ave., Bellerose;
718.479.0505.
Aug. 18, 25 The Purpose Center International,
seminars Getting Off Line at Station Square,
Burns Street, 71st Avenue; 718.263.3501,
TheCNetwrk@aol.com.
Mount Sinai Queens
Registration and/or appointment may be
required, call 718.267.4333 for time & location information:
Samuel Field Y
58-20 Little Neck Pkwy., pre-registration generally required; call 718.225.6750 for information: Wednesday Nite Rap, 45+: Aug. 10
Discussion of movie, Summertime $9; Aug. 17
Speaker Cara Mayrick, “I love you, you’re perfect, but...” 7:30 p.m. $9; Aug. 24, discuss
Some Like It Hot with Irwin Pfeffer, 7:30 p.m.
$9.
Couples Services: Personal
Growth/Relationship Group with
Assertiveness Training, starts Aug. 23, 8
weeks, $115, pre-register.
Singles Services: Starting Aug. 16 The
Emotional Impact of Separation and Divorce
10 sessions, 7:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. $130, preregister. Early Childhood Program:
Mon. Magic: Learn & Play at 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 at Little Neck;
Other Health Services
Aug. 20 Sen. Joseph Addabbo Blood Drive,
NewYork Blood Center, Busmobile in front of
RiteAid, 65-35Woodhaven Blvd., Rego Park,
9 a.m. - 3 p.m., 800.688.0900.Donors get free
CD.
Al-Anon: Good Shepherd Methodist Church,
30-44 Crescent St., Astoria; call 718.728.5182;
St. Mark’s Episcopal Church, Parish House,
2nd Floor, Jackson Heights; call
718.335.7379; Steinway Reformed Church,
21-64 41st St., Astoria; call 718.728.2948 for
information.
Co-Dependents Anonymous, women only,
Fridays; Resurrection Ascension Pastoral
Center, Father Feely Hall, 85-18 61st Rd.,
Rego Park; call 718.805.1032.
Domestic Violence; American Family
Community Services, 37-63 76th St., Jackson

Heights; call 718.639.8370.
Drug Problems? Call Narcotic Anonymous,
call 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; call
718.896.9090, x. 243.
Jovenes Queens Group, alcoholics anonymous, free, 102-08 Northern Blvd., Corona;
call 718.426.7467.
Mammograms, Mondays, Community
Healthcare Network’s Helen B. Atkinson
Health Center, 81W. 115th St., Manhattan; call
212.360.2565.
OCA, Saturdays, Resurrection Ascension
Church, Feely Hall, 85-18 61st Rd., Rego
Park; go to
www.obsessivecompulsiveanonymous.org, or
call 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; call 212.714.9153, x. 108
for information .
SMART Recovery; Long Island Consultation
Center to overcome all types of addictive
behavior, Sundays, Long Island Consultation
Center, 97-29 64th Rd., Rego Park; call
212.631.1198, or go to
www.smartrecovery.org.
Tai Chi, Saturdays, ChengMan Ching Tai Chi
Assoc., 87-10 Liberty Ave., Ozone Park; go to
www.ozoneparktaichi@yahoo.com.
Historicals
Aug. 14 Queens Historical Society, traditional
craft workshops, free, pre-registration
required; 718.939.0647, x. 17 for information.
To Aug. 31 Growing Up Queens exhibit, $3,
Kingsland Homestead, 143-35 37th Ave,
Flushing.
Ongoing, Bayside Historical, outdoor
swing/jazz concert; 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; go to wwwbaysidehistorical.org or call 718.352.1548.
Thurs., Fri., Sat., Sun. King Manor
Museum, tours & school/group programs,
Jamaica Avenue/140th Street, Jamaica;
718.206.0545, x. 11.
Sat. Greater Ridgewood Historical, open to
the public, 143-135 37th Ave., Flushing,
718.465.1776.
Central Queens Historical Association, a
source for Queens photos not available elsewhere; go to www.CQHA.net or call
917.376.4496.
Items of Community Interest
To Dec. 18 Green Markets, Skillman Avenue-
42nd/43rd Streets, Sunnyside; To Dec. 19
34th Avenue-77th/78th Streets, Jackson
Heights; www.grownyc.org.
Aug. 11 Center for the Women of New York
Summer Social Fundraiser to benefit Fort
Totten restoration, 6:30 p.m.- 9:30 p.m.,
Clearview Park Golf Course, 202-12 Willets
Point Blvd., Bayside. $25/$30 includes cocktail, drink and hors d’oeuvres; 50/50 raffle. For
info call 718.793.0627.

Aug. 12 Hoops for Autism, QSAC Day
School, 12-10 150th St., Whitestone, for info
or volunteering, 718.728.8476, ext. 1411, or
email dnemeth@qsac.com.
Aug. 14 U.S. Coast Guard, About Safe
Boating at Fort Totten, all classes require preregistration, call 917.952.7014 for information
or e-mail Mike Kaffe, 12-01@verizon.net.
Aug. 14 Summer Craze Car Show, the Shops
at Atlas Park, 80th St. & Cooper Ave.,
Glendale.
Aug. 14, Sept. 18, Oct. 16, Nov. 13, Dec. 11
Bella Italia Mia, cultural events at Christ the
King H.S., 68-02 Metropolitan Ave., Paolucci
Center, Door #10, 3rd Floor, Middle Village,
718.426.1240, freewebs.com/bellaitaliamia.
Aug. 27-Sept. 11 2011 U.S. Tennis Open Jobs,
register online www.amerivents.com, click
Talent Registration.
J.H.S. 141, Class Of 1947 Reunion is being
planned for September, rsvp Connie
Karagrozis 718.721.2076.
Fri. QPTV, Heidi Harrison Chain, “All
About Queens”, weekly, Channel 34 TWC,
Fios, Channel 82 RCN; Sat. Channel 56 TWC,
Fios, Channel 84 RCN.
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.
Tues. Free ESL Classes at Seaburn Bookstore,
33-18 Broadway, Astoria, 347.642.3805.
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.
Sun. Animal Center of Queens, adopt a homeless dog or puppy, cat or kitten, non-profit,
donations appreciated, 89-10 Eliot Ave., Rego
Park; 718.424.3340 or
www.acq.petfinder.com.
Library Highlights
There are many free events available at
Queens libraries for adults, teens, “tweens”
and kids. Call 718.990.0700 for program information. Aug. 11 Administrative Committee of the
Board of Trustees of Queens Borough Public
Library will meet in open session, 5:30 p.m.,
Formal Conference Room, Central Library,
89-11 Merrick Blvd., Jamaica, 718.990.0700,
www.queenslibrary.org.
Aug. 15 Laws that Protect the Environment,
6:30 p.m., Queens Library at Broadway, 40-20
Broadway, LIC, 718.721.2462.
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; Call 718.229.4000 for program information: daily, APEC’s Gift Shop
purchases benefit APEC; Mon. Knitting
Circle;
Aug. 17 Puppets in the Park: “Bessie’s Big

Shot”; at Alley Pond Park, 76th Ave. off
Springfield Blvd. www.nyc.gov/parks or
718.352.4793.
Aug. 13 Animal Care Training, ages 8-12 -
pre-register, ages 5-6 $18/$23. Wet and Wild,
water table fun, animals, craft $12/$17, preregister; Aug. 13 Young Chefs - Taco Time,
ages 7-11, 10:30 a.m. - 12 p.m., $18, $23 limited space, pre-register 718.229.4000. Aug. 20,
ßAug. 25 Blood Drive, 2-8 p.m., call
718.229.4000 ext 200 for appointment.
Queens Botanical Garden
43-50 Main St., Flushing; 718.886.3800: To
Aug. 18 HSBC Children’s Garden Summer
Session; Music in the Garden: Aug. 13 Korean
traditional music and dance, Aug. 27 Chinese
music, dance and opera, Sept. (date TBD),
Oct. 1 Hindu music and dance from India.
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.
Queens Zoo
53-51 111th St., Flushing Meadows–Corona
Park; 718.271.1500 or go to
www.queenszoo.com; ongoing, Interactive
Discovery Center.
Others
Aug. 11 Astoria Park Lawn, Waterfront
Concert Series 2011, 21 St. & Hoyt Ave.,
Astoria, 7:30p.m.
Aug. 11, 15, 18 Free movies: Rent, Despicable
Me, Grown Ups, 8 p.m., Cunningham Park,
enter parking lot on Union Tpke. and 196th
Place. Sponsored by Councilmember Weprin,
call his office for info, 718.468.0137.
Aug. 14 Orienteering with map and compass,
12 p.m. Forest ParkVisitor Center, Woodhaven
Blvd., and Forest Park Dr.,
www.nyc.gov/parks/rangers.
Aug. 14, 16, 31 Curious Frog Theatre Co. performs Shakespeare: Two Gentlemen of Verona,
Aug. 14 at Queensbridge Park 4 p.m. and Aug.
16 at JuniperValley Park 7 p.m.; Julius Caesar
Aug. 31 at Queensbridge Park 7 p.m. for more
info visit www.curiousfrog.org.
Aug. 13, 14 Hong Kong Dragon Boat Festival,
Meadows Lake, Flushing Meadows-Corona
Park, 9-5p.m. rain or shine, www.hkdbfny.org.
Aug. 14 Astoria Park Shore Fest, 12-7 p.m.
“Taste the Neighborhood”, Aug. 21 Astoria
Music Now IV; Shore Blvd. fromAstoria Park
to Ditmars Blvd.,
www.astoriaparkshorefest.yolasite.com.
Aug. 16 Live at the Gantries, blues music by
Matthew Snow and The Way it Was, 7 p.m.
Gantry Plaza State Park,
www.liveatthegantries.com, 4-09 47 Rd., LIC,
7p.m.
Aug. 27 Family camping, 6 p.m., Cunningham
Park, Fresh Meadows, 718.846.2731.
www.nycgovparks.org/parks/cunninghampark
/events/2011/08/27/family-camping, by lottery, register by Aug. 17.
Sun. to Aug. 28 Summer Sunday at the Park,
concerts, 5 p.m., Travers Park, 78 St. &
Northern Blvd., Jackson Heights.
Aug. 30 Queens Day, 12 p.m., 7 p.m., honoring World Police and Fire Games, Gantry
Plaza State Park, 4-09 47 Rd., LIC.
Starting Aug. 4 Tickets available for Andrea
Bocelli’s Sept. 15 Central Park concert, at
Queens Theater in the Park, Flushing

Meadows-Corona Park, forwww.BocelliCentralPark.com.
School News & Events
Ongoing, LaGuardia C.C., courses at Taxi &
For Hire Vehicle Driver Institute;
718.482.5335, http://ace.laguardia.edu/taxi.
Aug. 23, 25, 30, Sept. 1, Oct. 4, 6, 11, 13, Nov.
1, 3, 8, 10 Information sessions, 10 a.m. - 12
p.m., for Green Job Training from Sept. -
JSenior Centers: Adult Activities
MAtria 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. Weds. to Aug. 24 Learn
Hebrew, $50, register 718-268-5011 ext.160.
www.centralqueensy.org.
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
Adults, 212.402.1127.
Kew Gardens Community Center, 80-02
Kew Gardens Rd., Ste. 202; 718.268.5960:
Mon. Jody Oliver writing workshop, Artwork
to Ready-To-Wear, learn Facebook, pre-registration required; Mon./Fri. Dancercise, ESL
tutoring, Wed. Jim Slim,
knit/crochet/needlepoint crafts; 2nd Wed. listening pleasures; Thurs. Tai Chi, meditation
with Ronnie, conversational French; 4th Wed.
For Men Only, Medicare Q&A, by appointment, English tutoring; Started Jul. 18
“falling” classes, 8 weeks, 2 hours each.
Queens Community House:
QCH: Forest Hills Senior/Community
Center, 108-25 62nd Dr.; 718.699.1010.
QCH: Pomonok Center, 67-09 Kissena
Blvd., Flushing; 718.591.3377: ESL tutoring;
Mon. Tai Chi, walking club, line dance lessons; Mon./Tues./Thurs./Fri. calligraphy lessons; Mon./Wed. beginners English classes;
Thurs. yoga, Fri. tango, pasodoble, cha cha;
Mon.-Fri. Ping Pong/Pool Room.
Queens Interagency Council On Aging
Queens Borough Hall, 120-55 Queens Blvd.,
Room 319, Kew Gardens; 718.268.5954.
Ridgewood Older Adult Center & Services,
59-14 70th Ave.; 718.456.2000.
SelfhelpAustin 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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