2012-07-18 / Community Calendar

Gazette Calendar Of Events

Calendar compiled by Annette Hanze Alberts.

To be considered for the Calendar listing, event info must be received at least two weeks prior to publication. Dates & times are subject to change, call to confirm.

Community Meetings

Clubs
American Legion Post 298
30-61 87 St., East Elmhurst.
1st Mon., 8 pm
American Legion & Ladies Aux. Post
118
89-02 91st St., Woodhaven,
718.846.6116
-2nd/3rd Mon., 8 pm
Federation of Italian American
Organizations of Queens
Wednesday Concerts (7-9:30 pm)
Athens Square Park, 30 St. & 30 Ave.,
Astoria. Info: 718.204.2444,
www.Italianfederation.com • To Aug.
29
-Tony Pasquariello; Simona
Rodano
Jul. 18
-Alba Mazza; Enrico Rubio;
Gianvito Bottalico Jul. 25
-Bruno Macari; Lucia Travaglino
Aug. 1
Flushing Camera Club
Flushing Hospital, Auditorium, 146-
01 45 Ave. (enter Burling St.),
718.749.0643,
www.flushingcameraclub.org • 1st,
3rd & 5th Weds., 7:30 pm
Italian Charities of America: 83-20
Queens Blvd., Elmhurst,
718.478.3100.
-Summer Italian Classes (beginners; $80) To Sept. 11 (14 weeks)
-Saturday Night Dances 8 p.m.-12
a.m.
Jul. 21, Aug. 4, 18
Queens Best Toastmasters Club
Public Speaking / Effective
Communica-tion. Elmhurst Hospital,
Conference Rm. A-1-15, 79-01
Broadway.
1st, 3rd, 5th Sat., 10 am - 12:15 pm
Rego Hills Republican Club 28th
A.D.
Sizzler Restaurant, 100-27
Metropolitan Ave., Forest Hills,
718.275.6005.
Every 3rd Tues., 7:30 pm

Community Boards, Edu. & Pct.
107th Precinct Community Council
71-01 Parsons Blvd., Flushing.
-National Night Out Electchester
Shopping Ctr., Parsons Blvd., Fresh
Meadows • Aug. 7
112th Precinct Community Council
Mtg. 68-40 Austin St., Forest Hills.
Every 3rd Weds., 7:30 pm
Community Bd. 2 Mtg. Sunnyside
Comm. Svcs., 43-31 39 St., Ground
Fl., Sunnyside, info
www.QueensCB.org, 718.533.8773 •
Every 1st Thurs.
Community Bd. 3 Board Mtg. I.S.
227 Louis Armstrong School, 32-02
Junction Blvd. E. Elmhurst,
718.458.2707, www.cb3qn.nyc.gov

Every 3rd Thurs.
Community Bd. 4 Mtg.
VFW Post 150, 51-11 108 St.,
Corona, 718.760.3141 • Every 2nd
Tues.
Community Bd. 9 Mtg. For location
call 718.286.2686 • Every 2nd Tues.
Comm. Educ. Council Dist. 25 Mtg.
30-48 Linden Pl., Rm. 407, Flushing,
confirm 718.281.3786 • 1st Weds., 7
pm
Comm. Dist. Educ. Council 30
Annual Mtg., Election of Council
Officers
28-11 Queens Plaza North, 5th Floor,
Long Island City • Jul. 19, 6 pm
Greater Woodhaven Devel. Corp.
Mtg. St. Thomas the Apostle, 87-49
87 St., First Floor, Woodhaven.
Every 4th Tues., 7:30 pm

General Interest
Animal Shelter/Rescue (Donations
always appreciated):
-Animal Rescue pet adoptions,
718.224.8629 or 631.420.0425.
-Bobbi and the Strays Pet Rescue &
Adoption. Adoption Center, 71-03 80 St.,
Glendale, 718.326.6070,
www.bobbiandthe strays.org /Adopt.aspx.
-Muffin’s Pet Connection helps find
homes for pets. 718.833.7988 or
www.muffins.org.
Battle of the Bands Free auditions.
Resorts World Casino, 110-00
Rockaway Blvd., Jamaica,
rwnewyork.com, e-mail talentscouts@rwnework.com • To Aug.
31
Free Tennis Cncl. Spkr. Quinn, Cncl.
Gennaro-sponsored. Pomonok Park,
65-11 155 St., Flushing. Info
www.nyjtl.org, 347.417.8156.
To Aug. 24, Tues. & Weds., 2-5 pm.
Mets Concerts, Games Citi Field,
Flushing. Info, tix
Mets.com/concerts, 718.507.TIXX.
After games, which start 7:10 pm:
-Daughtry ($28+ incl. game) Jul. 20
-MercyMe Aug. 10.
Queens Borough Board/Cabinet
Joint Mtg.: Expansion of Nat’l
Tennis Ctr.; Waterfront
Revitalization revisions
120-55 Queens Blvd., Kew Gardens,
718.286.3000.
Jul. 18, 5:30 pm (new date)

Support Groups
Al-Anon
21-64 41st St., Astoria; call
718.728.2948
Co-Dependents Anonymous,
Women
85-18 61st Rd., Rego Park,
718.805.1032.
Fridays, 10 - 11:45 am
Domestic Violence
37-63 76 St., Jackson Heights.
call 718.639.8370.
Jovenes (Youth) AA
www.jovenesqueensaa.com. 102- 08
Northern Blvd, Corona, 718.426.7467
Lexington Hearing & Speech
Center
www.lexnyc.org • Hearing testing,
infants to seniors, 718.350.3171.

NAMI (National Alliance on Mental
Illness of Queens/Nassau) How to
best care for a loved one and yourself (open to public, free) Zucker
Hillside Hospital, Sloman
Auditorium, 266 St. & 76 Ave., Glen
Oaks, 718.347.7284 • Jul. 18, 7:30
pm; family support group meets at 6
pm
Narcotics Anonymous
www.westernqueensna.org,
718.962.6244
OCA 85-18 61 Rd., Rego Park,
www.obsessivecompulsiveanonymou
s, 917.443.0355 • Saturdays at 10:30
am
Overeaters Anonymous
www.queensoa.org
42-11 155 St., Flushing Fridays
SMART Recovery
www.smartrecovery.org. 97-29 64
Rd., Rego Park, 212.631.1198
Sundays
Strong Kids Campaign (YMCA)
238-10 Hillside Ave., Bellerose,
718.479.0505.
Women’s Support Group
Kissena Jewish Center, 43-43 Bowne
St., Flushing, info & reg.
718.461.6393.
Alternating Thurs., 10 am

Ar ts & Enter tainment
Barnes & Noble
176-60 Union Tpke., Fresh Meadows,
718.380.7077 / 7000 Austin St.,
Forest Hills.
Weekly Storytimes (Fresh
Meadows):
(Weds. and Sat., 11 am)
Flushing Town Hall
Northern Blvd. & Linden Place,
718.463.7700,
www.flushingtownhall.org.
Jazz Jams ($10/ $0m, students, performers) Aug. 1, 7-10 pm
Free Sunday Concerts 1 pm dance
lessons, 2 pm concerts:
• Jul. 29, Haitian Beats • Aug. 12,
Tango Argentina • Aug. 26, Great
Highland Bagpipes and Mor “The
Pied Pipers of NY”
Members’ Exhibition ($5/ $0m)
To Aug. 19
Theater Camp at the Garden
School in Jackson Heights info
718.335.6363,
info@gardenschool.org.
Collage Art of Louis Armstrong: In
the Cause of Happiness
Sat. & Sun., 12 - 5 pm • Through
2013
LaGuardia Community College
31-10 Thomson Ave., LIC.
718.482.5055,
www.lagcc.cuny.edu/www.laguardiap
erformingarts.org.
Louis Armstrong House (40 min.
tours $10/$7 seniors, students, children/ $0m, children under 4) 34-56
107 Ave.,
Corona, group rates: 718.478.8274.
www.LouisArmstrongHouse.org.
Summer with Satchmo Concert
Series To Aug. 18:
-Hot Jazz/ Cool Garden: Bria

Skonberg Quartet ($15 incl. house
tour)
Jul. 21, 2 p.m.
Museum of the Moving Image
35 Ave. & 36 St., Astoria,
718.784.0077, 718.777.6888.
Ongoing:
-See It Big! (series. $6-$12 includes
museum adm.) To Sept. 9
-Fist and Sword (series)
-Korean Cinema Showcase (series)
-City Glow
-Behind the Screen
Noguchi Museum ($10/ $5 seniors,
student ID/ $0 under 12, NYC public H.S. ID) 9-01 33 Rd., LIC,
718.204.7088, www.noguchi.org.
Timeless Treasures (works from the
40s and 50s) ($5-$10) • To Sep. 9
Summer Nights in the Garden (free)
short films, cash bar, permanent collection galleries open • 1st Fri., 5:30-
8 pm.
Art for Tots (see Education
Programs) ages 2-4, reservations
required.
Jul. 21, 28, 10:30 am
Art for Families (see Education
Programs) ages 5-11, reservations
req’d.
Jul. 22, 29, 10:30 am
Music in the Garden (free w/ museum admission) 2nd Sun., 3 pm
-Andy Akiho (steel pan) Aug. 12
-TBA, Sept. 9.
Open Studio ($5) • 1st Sun.
Isamu Noguchi Catalogue Raisonne
Online: www.catalogue.noguchi.org.
Queens College
65-30 Kissena Blvd., Flushing,
718.997.5000.
Queens Museum of Art
Flushing Meadows Park,
718.592.9700,
www.queensmuseum.org.
Target Passport Fridays:
International Outdoor Film, Dance
& Music series
To Aug. 24, 6:30 pm dance/music, 8-
10 pm film • Jul. 20: Cuba, Jul. 27:
Egypt, Aug. 3: West Indies, Aug. 10:
Taiwan, Aug. 17: Dominican Rep.,
Aug. 24: Puerto Rico.
World’s Fair Panorama of NYC
Ongoing
Queens Theatre
Flushing Meadows-Corona Park
www.queenstheatre.org,
718.760.0064.
Golden Dragon Acrobats ($32+/
family discount code FAM4)
718.760.0686.
To Aug. 4
Queensborough Community
College
Performing Arts Ctr., 222-05 56
Avenue Bayside. Info, tix
718.631.6311, www.visitqpac.org.
Socrates Sculpture Park
32-01 Vernon Blvd., LIC,
718.956.9819, wwwsocratessculpturepark.org.
Civic Action: A Vision for Long
Island City • To Aug. 5.
Saturday Sculpture Workshops
(programs/workshops-kids.php) To
Sept. 29, 12 pm-3 pm (rain/shine) •

Jul. 21, Mud Connections (clay); Jul.
28, Magic Herb Garden
GrowNYC Greenmarket
Sat., to Nov. 17, 8 am-4 pm
Exercise Classes (yoga, capoeira,
Pilates, tai chi) Sat., Sun. to Sep. 30
Outdoor Cinema, Festival of
International Film, Music, Dance
and Food (free) (programs/ outdoorcinema.php) To Aug.
22, 7 pm; films at sunset (rain date
Aug. 29):
-Lemonade Joe (Czech Republic)
Jul. 18
-Her Master’s Voice (United
Kingdom)
Jul. 25
-Senna (Brazil) Aug. 1
-Summer Wars (Japan) Aug. 8
“Folly” Residency and Exhibition
for Emerging Architects and
Designers
To Oct. 21
Summer Outdoor Artmaking
Workshops Info
www.socratessculpturepark.org/educa
tion/artmaking.php.
Weekdays, To Aug. 17, 10 am-12 pm,
1-3 pm
Kayaking, SSP Beach at Hallets
Cove
718.228.9214, www.licboathouse.org.
Sat. & Sun., to Oct. 7, 1-5 pm
York College Music
Concerts almost daily, Info: Music @
York College. 94-20 Guy R. Brewer
Blvd., Jamaica, 718-262-2000.

Others
Bloom Time Holiday Inn Manhattan
View, 39-05 29 St.; Space Realty
Group Gallery, 29-09 39 Ave., LIC •
To Aug. 30
Blue Star Museums Free admission
for active-duty military service members and their families. Info nyc.gov,
or 311.
To Sept. 3
Calpulli Music, Mexican accordion
class ($10 adults/ donation age 10-
18) Astoria School of Fine Arts, 38-
01 23 Ave., 2nd Fl., Astoria,
718.507.2617.
Devil Science Theater 3000 ($5 incl.
popcorn) 47-38 Vernon Blvd., LIC,
347.913.3845 • To Jul. 19
Flux Factory 39-31 29 St., LIC:
-Lehna Huie, Out of Many, One
People
Jul. 21, 22; 6-9 pm
-Newtown Creek: Past, Present,
Future
Jul. 26, 7-9 pm (Third Workshop)
Ladder Series: Staged Reading
Series for new plays ($7) The Creek
and the Cave, 10-93 Jackson Ave.,
LIC, tix www.theplatformgroup.org:
-The Bus Test Jul. 22, 1 pm
-The Perfect Bride Jul. 29, 1 pm
LIC Artists, Summer Art
Exhibition
Sterling National Bank, 30-30 47
Ave., LIC • To Aug. 18
The Wild Party by Andrew Lippa
($18) Secret Theatre Musicals, 44-02
23 St., LIC, tix

www.secrettheatre.com.
To Jul. 28

Free or suggested donation museums: Flushing Town Hall (gallery)
Jamaica Center for Arts and
Learning: (Gallery free at all times)
King Manor Museum
MoMA PS1
Museum of the Moving Image:
(free Fridays 4-8 pm)
Noguchi Museum:
(First Fridays, pay what you wish)
Queens County Farm Museum
Queens Museum of Art
Sculpture Center

Dinners, Dances,
Fundraisers
Astor Room’s Oyster and Beer
Happy Hour ($15 unlim’d oysters
w/ Stella Artois beer) Kaufman
Astoria Studios, 34-12 36 St.,
Astoria, 718.255.1947.
Every Weds., 5-7 pm
Health
Central Queens YM & YWHA 67-
09 108 Street, Forest Hills, 718-268-
5011, www.cqy.org.
Mount Sinai Queens
Health events at various locations,
registration required, 718.267.4333,
(reg. and more events
www.mshq.org/community/ events)
Samuel Field Y
Programs: Adult Ctr., Afterschool,
learning disabled, singles, parents,
space for parties. 58-20 Little Neck
Pkwy., Little Neck, 718.225.6750
www.sfy.org.
Pool Parties for Pre-School
Children with Disabilities and their
Families ($5 per fam.)
RSVP Gerrie Mayerhoff
718.225.6750 or e-mail gmayerhoff@sfy.org. Bay Terrace Ctr. Pool
of SFY, 212-00 23 Ave., Bayside.
Aug. 7; 6-7:30 pm
Wednesday Night Singles ($7m/
$10nm)
(Reservations w/ Ilene Yair
718.225.6750 x236. 2nd, 4th Weds., 7
- 9 pm):
Partner Abuse Counseling Program
Support, referrals to shelter and legal
svcs. Ongoing
Others
No-cost Breast Cancer Screenings
Call 877-628-9090 for appt. Info
www.AmericanItalianCancer.org
-Jul. 20, York College, 94-20 Guy
Brewer Blvd., Jamaica
-Jul. 26, Jos. Addabbo Health Ctr.,
6200 Beach Channel Dr., Arverne.
-Jul. 27, Haitian-Americans United,
221-05 Linden Blvd., Cambria Hts.
-Jul. 28, New Covenant Church, 206-
14 100 Ave., Queens Village.
-Jul. 29, Sikh Cultural Soc., 117-11
97 Ave., Richmond Hill.
Historicals

Bayside Historical Society
Fort Totten Park. For info visit
www.baysidehistorical.org, or call
718.352.1548.
Ongoing exhibits ($3 donation)
Native Bayside; The Castle; If The
Hat Fits; Virtual Exhibit: Take a
Cruise Through the History of
Bayside 1639-2000.
Central Queens Historical
Association
A source for Queens photos not available elsewhere; go to www.CQHA.net
or call 917.376.4496.
Flushing Town Hall
Northern Blvd. & Linden Place,
718.463.7700,
www.flushingtownhall.org.
Greater Astoria Historical Soc.
35-20 Broadway, 4th Fl., Astoria,
718.278.0700, www.astorialic.org.
A Tale of Two Stadiums (photography; $5) Jul. 18, 6 pm
Greater Ridgewood Historical
143-135 37 Ave., Flushing,
718.465.1776.
Open to the public Sat.
King Manor Museum
King Park, Jamaica Ave. at 153 St.,
Jamaica, 718.206.0545,
www.kingmanor.org. Tours &
school/group programs, Thurs. - Sun.
Maple Grove Cemetery
83-15 Kew Gardens Road; The Center
at Maple Grove, 127-15 Kew Gardens
Rd., Kew Gardens, 718.523.1876,
www.friendsofmaplegrove.org.
Jazz Concert: Barbara Rosene, New
Orleans and Jazzy Things ($25/ $20
seniors/$15m) • Jul. 21, 8 pm (wine
and cheese 7:30 pm)
Queens Historical Society
Kingsland Homestead, 143-35 37
Ave., Flushing. 718.939.0647 x17.
www.queenshistoricalsociety.org.
Third Tuesday Movie Matinees
($3/$2 students and seniors/$0m)
Exhibit: Growing Up Queens: A
Study of Childhood in Our Unique
Borough
Others
Poppenhusen Instit. Summer
Concerts ($1) 114-04 14th Road,
College Point, 718.358.0067 • Jul. 22,
4 pm, The Something Special Band
(big band) • Jul. 29, 4 pm, Rick St.
James, Rod Stewart tribute.

Library Highlights
Queens Library
Call 718.990.0700, or visit
www.queenslibrary.org for program
information.
Central Library:
89-11 Merrick Blvd., Jamaica.
-Children’s Library Discovery
Center
Adjacent to Central Library • ongoing
-Summer Reading Program
Children’s Lib. Discovery Ctr.
(Register www.summerreading.org.)
Free Online Training through
Metrix-Learning Solution (adults,
teens) Free training and certification
exams in software. Required registration

sessions:
-Jul. 21, 10:30 am, Far Rockaway Br.
-Jul. 23, 5:30 pm, Arverne Br.
-Jul. 28, 4 pm, Long Island City
(RSVP required, online/phone)
Lincoln Center Local Concerts
(free)
-Hammerstep+DEORO Flushing
Br., 41-14 Main St. • Jul. 21, 2 & 4
pm
-Fascinating Gershwin Forest Hills
Br., 108-19 71 Ave • Jul. 28, 2 & 4 pm
Resources Fair & E-Waste (electronics) Recycling Day Recycling,
games, gardening, eco-crafts, giveaways. Broadway Branch, 40-20
Broadway, LIC.
Jul. 21, 1-5 pm
Woodhaven Book Discussion Group
Woodhaven Br., 85-41 Forest Pkwy.,
718.849.1010 • 3rd Weds., 2 pm

Parks & Recreation
Alley Pond Environmental Center
Pre-register for ALL events.
228-06 Northern Blvd., Douglaston,
718.229.4000, www.alleypond.com.
Children’s nature programs: weekday,
weekend, spring break and afterschool for ages 18 mos. thru high
school; Also avail. for birthday parties. Children’s Programs (ages 18 mos.
thru high school) weekdays, weekend, after school, internships.
Ongoing.
Family & Adult Programs
Hiking Club, Astronomy, Knitting
Young Discoverers - Pond Scum
($24/child) Ages 8-12
Jul. 21, 10:30 am-12:30 pm
Live Wildlife Discovery Program by
Rizzo’s ($10) all ages • Jul. 21, 2 pm
Down by the Bay ($12m/ $18nm)
1:30-3 pm • Jul. 21 ages 3-4 • Jul. 28
ages 5-6
Penny Social/Tricky Play
Fundraiser ($12 incl. 25 chances,
door prizes, refreshments)
Jul. 22, 2 pm (bidding 2:30 pm)
Animal Care Trainee ($21) Ages 8-
12
Jul. 29, 10 am-12 pm
Forest Park Union Tpke. & Park
Lane
Concerts at George Seuffert
Bandshell
Info:
www.nycgovparks.org/parks/forestpa
rk/events/page/2 • To Aug. 9
Swingtime Big Band
Jul. 19, 7:30 pm
Queens Symphony Orchestra
(Cancelled)
Wondrous Stories Jul. 26, 7:30 pm
Birding (nature) Jul. 28, 10 am
Queens Symphony Orchestra
Jul. 29, 5 pm
Swing Sabroso Aug. 2, 7:30 pm
Fort Totten
Fort Totten Visitor Center, Bldg. 502,
North of 212 St. and Cross Island
Pkwy.
Queens Botanical Garden
43-50 Main St., Flushing,

718.886.3800,
www.queensbotanical.org.
The Artist Within: the Urge to
Create Collection of the Jamaica
Estates Assn.
To Sept. 30
Queens County Farm Museum
73-50 Little Neck Pkwy., Floral Park,
718.347.3276, www.queensfarm.org.
Thunderbird American Indian Mid
Summer Pow Wow ($10/ $5 12 and
under/ Weekend Pass: $15/ $7 children) Intertribal Native American
Dance Competition & performances
(narrated) Jul. 27-29: Fri. 6 pm-10
pm; Sat. 10 am-10 pm; Sun. 10 am-5
pm.
Queens Zoo
Interactive Discovery Center
53-51 111 St., Flushing Meadows-
Corona Park; 718.271.1500 or go to
www.queenszoo.com.
Voelker Orth Museum
149-19 38 Ave., Flushing,
718.359.6227, www.vomuseum.org.
Shakespeare in the Garden (free, all
ages) Hip to Hip Theatre Co.
Jul. 26, 7:30 pm Hamlet (105 mins.)
Aug. 16, 7:30 pm Comedy of Errors
(90 mins.)

Others
Astoria Park Lawn Shore Blvd.,
between Astoria Pool and Hell Gate
Bridge, Astoria:
-Waterfront Concert Series by
CALDC Thurs., 7:30 pm:
Jul. 19, Whitley & Hard Times Band,
“Forever Ray” (Ray Charles tribute)
Jul. 26, The 1910 Fruitgum Company
Aug. 2, Roadhouse Band
Aug. 9, Bon Journey (Bon Jovi,
Journey tribute)
Ice Theatre of New York (free, skate
rental $5) World Ice Arena, Flushing
Meadows-Corona Park.
Jul. 21, 28 (7 pm performance, 8-9:50
pm skating session)
Live at the Gantries Gantry Plaza
State Park, www.LiveAtTheGantries.
com.
To Aug. 14 (Tues., 7 pm):
Jul. 24, Tahuantinsuyo (Andean)
Jul. 31, Blue Pipa Trio (Chinese
/American fusion)
Aug. 3, York College Big Band (jazz)
Aug. 14, Christel Rice (Irish flute)
Movies in the Park Sunnyside
Shines. Bring chair/ blanket, snacks.
Noonan Park, Greenpoint Ave. & 43
St., Sunnyside Aug. 3, Footloose 8
pm
NYC Parks Summer Movies: Happy
Feet 2 Cunningham Park, 196 St. &
Union Tpke., Bayside • Aug. 23, 8 pm
PAL Summer Play Streets sports,
arts and crafts, games, music, dance.
At Louis Armstrong Playground,
Marconi Playground, Playground 75,
Rochedale North Playground,
Simeone Park, Travers Park, West
Bourne Playground.
To Aug. 24, M-F, 9 am-5 pm
Puppet Mobile: Bessie’s Big Shot
Addabbo Playground-Tudor Park, 83
St & 133 Ave., Ozone Park • Jul. 22,

1 pm
Shakespeare in the Park in Queens:
Comedy of Errors and Hamlet Hip to
Hip Theatre Co., See schedule:
www.hiptohip.org • Jul. 25-Aug. 18
Summerstage NYC Parks
www.nycgovparks.org/parks/
-Queensbridge Park 41-5 Vernon
Blvd, LIC • Jul. 18, 7 pm, Big Daddy
Kane; Marley Marl • Jul. 19, 7 pm,
War • Jul. 20, 7 pm Liberation Dance
Theater/Jamal Jackson Dance Co.
master class and performance (8 pm)
• Jul. 21, 7 pm, Malcolm Low Formal
Structure/ VON USSAR danceworks
master class, performance by Outlet
Dance Theatre of Brooklyn (8 pm) •
Jul. 24, 7 pm, Full Force; Force MD’s
Johnny Kemp/ Jeff Redd/ Meli’sa
Morgan • Jul. 25, 7 pm, Le’Andria
Johnson/ Trin-I-Tee 5:7/ Brian
Courtney Wilson/ Amber Bullock.
-Springfield Park Springfield Blvd.,
183 St. bet. 145 Rd. and 149 Ave.,
Laurelton. Jul. 26, 7 pm, Tamia • Jul.
27 & 28, 8 pm, Power of the Trinity •
Jul. 29, 4 pm, Summerstage Kids:
Randolph Matthews/ LuckyBob:
Magic Juggling Comedy/ Little Club
Heads Jul. 29, 7 pm, Taj Weekes &
Adowa / Shine & the Moonbeams/
Randolph Matthews Screening:
Africa United.
Travers Park 78 St., betw. 34 Ave. &
Northern Blvd., Jackson Hts.
-Summer Sundays (free) 5 pm
•Jul. 22, Issa Cabrera (Latin jazz) •
Jul. 29, Once Again (instr.
jazz/rock/r&b) • Aug. 5, Calpulli
(Mexican dance co.) • Aug. 12,
Boodoosingh Tassa Drummers (South
Asian)
Western Queens Compost Initiative
Drop off: Greenmarket, 34 Ave. & 77
St., Jackson Hts. • Sun. 9 am-12 pm

School Events, Reunions
Christ the King H.S. Alumni &
Friends Golf Classic Cherry Valley
Club, 28 Rockaway Ave. at 3rd St.,
Garden City. Prize donations and
sponsorships welcome.
Info/reservations 718.366.7400 x272,
e-mail alumni@ctkrhs.org.
Oct. 1, 8:45 am (deadline for reservations, w/payment only, Sept. 24;
deadline for sponsorships Sept. 19)
Soccer Camp Age 6-16, FIAO Soccer
Field, 20 Ave. & 32 St., Astoria, info
ItalianFederation.com, 718.204.2444.
To Jul. 19, 9 am-2 pm
St. John’s Prep Alumni Reunion:
Classes of ‘82, ‘87, ‘92, ‘97, ‘02 • St.
John’s Prep, Astoria, 718.721.7200
x686, email: sjpalumni@stjohnsprepschool.org.
Summer Camps at Wildlife
Conservation Society’s Queens Zoo
Ages 2-17, register now,
www.queenszoo.com, 718.271.7361.
Summer SAT Prep by Revolution
Prep Forest Hills H.S., 67-01 110 St.,
Forest Hills, call for more information 877.738.7737,
www.revolutionprep.com/ instructors/ anthony_ b_ 2. Private tutoring,

scholarships available.
To Jul. 30

Senior Centers, Activities
AARP
Chapter 2889, Elks Lodge, 82-20
Queens Blvd., Rego Park,
718.672.9890. Meetings 1st & 3rd
Weds., 12 pm
Astoria Restoration Assoc.
Help with Home Energy (HEAP)
Grants 31-28 Ditmars Blvd., Astoria,
718.726.0034. • Ongoing
Atria Kew Gardens & Lighthouse
International 117-01 84 Ave., Kew
Gardens, 718.441.0300.
Bayside S.C. 221-15 Horace Harding
Expwy., Bayside.
Benjamin Rosenthal Prince Street
Senior Center Selfhelp Community
Services, 45-25 Kissena Blvd.,
Flushing, 718.886.5777.
Central Queens YM/YWHA S.C.
67-09 108 St., Forest Hills,
718.268.5011.
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.
Flushing-Fresh Meadows Jewish
Center 193-10 Peck Ave., Fresh
Meadows, 718.357.5100.
Forest Hills Senior Center 108-25
62nd Dr., 718.699.1010.
Glenridge S.C. & Advisory Center
59-03 Summerfield St., Ridgewood
718.386.5136
Classic Movie Thursdays
Howard Beach Senior Ctr.
156-45 84 St. (entrance 85 St.),
Howard Beach, 718.738.8100.
Joint Public Affairs Committee for
Older Adults
212.402.1127.
Kew Gardens Community Center
Daily programs: art, cooking, comedy, crafts, dance, ESL, exercise,
films, foreign languages, health, meditation, music, women’s & men’s support & health, writing, self-defense,
etc. Call for schedule: 718.268.5960.
80-02 Kew Gardens Rd., Suite 202,
Kew Gardens.
Belly Dancing, Piano, Exercise, For
Men Only, French classes, call for
schedule.
Peter Cardella Senior Citizen Ctr.
68-52 Fresh Pond Rd., Ridgewood,
718.497.2908/ TTY 718.497.2589
Pomonok Senior Center 67-09
Kissena Blvd., Flushing,
718.591.3377.
Bingo • Mon. & Fri 10 am
Yoga • Thurs. 10 am
Knitting • Fri. 1 pm
Queens Interagency Council On
Aging
(QICA) Queens Borough Hall, 120-
55 Queens Blvd., Room 319, Kew
Gardens, 718.268.5954.
Rego Park Senior Center
93-29 Queens Blvd., Rego Park,

718.896.8511. Free membership,
classes, workshops, case assistance.
Hot lunches served.
Ridgewood Older Adult Center &
Services 59-14 70 Ave., Ridgewood,
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.
Lunch Special Suggested contribution $1.50 age 60+, $3.50 under age
60.
Mon. - Fri.
Sunnyside Community Services
Center for Active Older Adults
43-31 39 St., Sunnyside,
718.784.6173.

Street Fairs, Fleas,
Markets
Astoria Greenmarket 14 St., betw.
31 Ave. & 31 Rd.,
www.grownyc.org/follow. To Nov.
14, 8 am-3 pm (food stamps, benefit
cards, etc. accepted)
Douglaston Greenmarket LIRR
Station, 235 St. & 41 Ave. (food
stamps, benefit cards, etc. accepted)
To Nov. 18 (Sun. 8 am-3 pm)
Farmer’s Markets By HHC
Hospitals
-Elmhurst Hosp. Ctr., 41 Ave., betw.
80 & 81 Sts. • To Nov. 20, Tues, 8
am-5 pm
-Queens Hospital Ctr., 164 St. & 82
Rd., Sidewalk Pavilion under East
Bridge.
To mid Nov., Thurs. 8 am-4 pm
Summer Evenings Concert Series
Northern Wdsd. Coalition. Sgt.
Collins Park, 58 St. & Broadway,
Woodside, info 718.205.1030.
Jul. 19, 26, Aug. 2, 9, 7 pm (Thurs.)
FlicNic in the Street Queens World
Film Festival and Green Alliance,
Travers Park, 78 St. & 34 Ave.,
Jackson Hts., bring chair, picnic • Jul.
20 & 27, dusk (90 mins. international
& American short filmswww.queensworldfilmfestival.com,
www.jhgreen.org., info )
Weekend Walks Free music, arts &
crafts, youth programming. Info
nyc.gov
-Sunnyside Summer Streets
Aug. 4, 11, 18, 25
-Astoria Park Shore Fest Aug. 5, 19
St. Raphael’s Church Flea Mkts.
Vendors invited, ($30/ 10-ft spots)
35-20 Greenpoint Ave., LIC,
718.729.8957.
Aug. 5, Sept. 9, Oct. 7; 9 am - 4 pm
Woodside on the Move Summer
Concert Series: Irish, Latino,
Health Day, Jazz, Swing, Country,
etc. Donors appreciated, call Adrian
Beltran, 718.476.8449 • To Aug. 23
(TBA)

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