2013-01-02 / 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 FULL WEEKS prior to publication. Dates & times are subject to change, call to confirm. Recurring events are online only.

COMMUNITY MEETINGS

CLUBS
Vietnam Veterans of America, Queens Chapter
32 New location: 19-12 149 St, Whitestone,
11357, 718.830.0037 (previously at 88-61 76
Ave, Glendale).
COMMUNITY BOARDS, EDU. & PCT.
-Community Bd. 7: Review Citywide
Statement of Needs Describes city facilities
which are proposed for siting, closing or expansion for fiscal years 2014-15, part of a fair share
plannning process. Residents of CB 7 are invited
to review these documents at 133-32 41 Rd,
Room 3B, Flushing, 718.359.2800.
M-F, 10 am-4 pm
GENERAL INTEREST
-Home Energy Assistance (HEAP) Grants
Astoria Restoration Assoc. free help w applic. 31-
28 Ditmars Blvd, Astoria, 718.726.0034. [NYC
Human Resources info: 877.472.8411]
-Hurricane Sandy Relief Guide for Businesses
Queens Chamber of Commerce, for local businesses www.queenschamber.org.

ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT

MUSEUM OF THE MOVING IMAGE 35
Ave & 36 St, Astoria, 718.784.0077,
718.777.6800, www.movingimage.us.
-Spacewar! Video Games Blast Off Highly

interactive exhibit
To Mar 3, 2013
QUEENSBOROUGH COMMUNITY COLLEGE Performing Arts Ctr., 222-05 56 Avenue
Bayside. Info, tix 718.631.6311,
www.visitqpac.org.
Blue’s Clues Live ($12/ $40 series/ $10 groups of
20+) (upcoming: Pinkalicious Feb 10, Wizard of
Oz Mar 24, Dora the Explorer: Dora’s Pirate
Adventure Apr 27) Tix Plaza Theatricals,
516.599.6870, www.plaza theatrical.com • Opens
Jan 6, 2 pm
ARTS OTHER
Astoria Symphony Orchestra Diamond
Concert Season (2012-13; Season tickets $65/
$25 door each concert/ $20 door/ $15 student, senior/ under 12 free. $5 extra at door) St. Joseph’s
Catholic Church, 43-19 30 Ave, Astoria,
www.astoriamusic.org
To Jun 2, 2013
How Much Do I Owe You? (exhibit)
Bank of Manhattan Bldg, Clock Tower, 29-27 41
Ave, Queens Plaza North, LIC.
To Mar 13, 2013
Laughing Devil Comedy Club 47-38 Vernon
Blvd, LIC, 347.91.DEVIL
-The Big Thing ($10) Weds, 8 pm
-Afterschool Special ($15) Jan 3, 8 pm
-Devil Science Theater 3K ($5) Thurs 10:30 pm,
schedule: www.DST3K.com
-TruTV’s World’s Dumbest ($20) w/ Mike
Trainor, Scott Sharp, Kevin McCaffrey (Bob and
Tom Show, writer Late Show with David
Letterman, National Lampoon, VH1) • Jan 4, 5; 8
& 10:30 pm

-Black & Blue ($15) Showcases best Black and
Latino comedians
Jan 6, 8 pm
-Queens of Queens ($15) Everything LGBT • Jan
10, 8 pm
LeAp Student Art Exhibition at Citigroup One
Court Square, LIC, weekdays, 9 am-6 pm • To end
of Jan
HEALTH

CENTRAL QUEENS YM & YWHA
67-09 108 St, Forest Hills, 718.268.5011.
-Tai Chi classes ($44m/ $83nm; 11 classes)
Mon, Jan 7, 11:30 am-12:20 pm
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.
-Early Childhood Program ages 2-5 Bay
Terrace, 212-00 23 Ave, Bayside, Bradley
Richman, 718.423.6111 (registration ongoing)
-Ongoing program for developmentally disabled children (ages 3-5; join any time):
-Monday Magic: Learn & Play ($5 per family)
Bay Terrace location: 212-00 23 Ave, Bayside,
718.423.6111. Mon 3-4:30 pm
-Gym and Creative Exploration ($5 per family)
Little Neck location. Weds 3-4:30 pm

PARKS & RECREATION

ALLEY POND ENVIRONMENTAL CTR.
Pre-register for ALL events.
228-06 Northern Blvd, Douglaston,
718.229.4000, www.alleypond.com.
-Animal Care Trainee ($21 per child) ages 8-12

• Jan 5 OR Jan 27, 10 am-12 pm

SENIOR CENTERS, ACTIVITIES

KEW GARDENS COMMUNITY CTR. 80-02
Kew Gardens Rd, Suite 202, Kew Gardens,
718.268.5960. Open M-F, 10am-4pm
-Songwriting Mon, 10 am
-Design T-shirts, bags etc. Mon, 11 am
-Meditation for Relaxation and Health • Thurs,
10 am
-Comedy Workshop Fri, 10 am

COMMUNITY MEETINGS
CLUBS
Vietnam Veterans of America, Queens
Chapter 32 New location: 19-12 149 St,
Whitestone, 11357, 718.830.0037 (previously
at 88-61 76Ave, Glendale).
COMMUNITY BOARDS, EDU. & PCT.
-Community Bd. 7: Review Citywide
Statement of Needs Describes city facilities
which are proposed for siting, closing or expansion for fiscal years 2014-15, part of a fair share
plannning process. Residents of CB 7 are invited to review these documents at 133-32 41 Rd,
Room 3B, Flushing, 718.359.2800.
M-F, 10 am-4 pm
GENERAL INTEREST
-Home Energy Assistance (HEAP) Grants
Astoria Restoration Assoc. free help w applic.
31-28 Ditmars Blvd, Astoria, 718.726.0034.
[NYC Human Resources info: 877.472.8411]
-Hurricane Sandy Relief Guide for
Businesses Queens Chamber of Commerce,
for local businesses www.queenschamber.org.
ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT
MUSEUM OF THE MOVING IMAGE 35
Ave & 36 St, Astoria, 718.784.0077,
718.777.6800, www.movingimage.us.
-Spacewar! Video Games Blast Off Highly
interactive exhibit
To Mar 3, 2013
QUEENSBOROUGH COMMUNITY
COLLEGE Performing Arts Ctr., 222-05 56
Avenue Bayside. Info, tix 718.631.6311,
www.visitqpac.org.
Blue’s Clues Live ($12/ $40 series/ $10 groups
of 20+) (upcoming: Pinkalicious Feb 10,
Wizard of Oz Mar 24, Dora the Explorer:
Dora’s Pirate Adventure Apr 27) Tix Plaza
Theatricals, 516.599.6870, www.plaza theatrical.com • Opens Jan 6, 2 pm
ARTS OTHER
Astoria Symphony Orchestra Diamond
Concert Season (2012-13; Season tickets $65/
$25 door each concert/ $20 door/ $15 student,
senior/ under 12 free. $5 extra at door) St.
Joseph’s Catholic Church, 43-19 30 Ave,
Astoria, www.astoriamusic.org
To Jun 2, 2013
HowMuch Do I Owe You? (exhibit)
Bank of Manhattan Bldg, Clock Tower, 29-27
41Ave, Queens Plaza North, LIC.
To Mar 13, 2013
Laughing Devil Comedy Club 47-38 Vernon
Blvd, LIC, 347.91.DEVIL
-The Big Thing ($10) Weds, 8 pm

-Afterschool Special ($15) Jan 3, 8 pm
-Devil Science Theater 3K ($5) Thurs 10:30
pm, schedule: www.DST3K.com
-TruTV’s World’s Dumbest ($20) w/ Mike
Trainor, Scott Sharp, Kevin McCaffrey (Bob
and Tom Show, writer Late Show with David
Letterman, National Lampoon, VH1) • Jan 4, 5;
8 & 10:30 pm
-Black & Blue ($15) Showcases best Black
and Latino comedians
Jan 6, 8 pm
-Queens of Queens ($15) Everything LGBT •
Jan 10, 8 pm
LeAp Student Art Exhibition at Citigroup
One Court Square, LIC, weekdays, 9 am-6 pm
• To end of Jan
HEALTH
CENTRALQUEENS YM & YWHA
67-09 108 St, Forest Hills, 718.268.5011.
-Tai Chi classes ($44m/ $83nm; 11 classes)
Mon, Jan 7, 11:30 am-12:20 pm
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.
-Early Childhood Program ages 2-5 Bay
Terrace, 212-00 23 Ave, Bayside, Bradley
Richman, 718.423.6111 (registration ongoing)
-Ongoing program for developmentally disabled children (ages 3-5; join any time):
-Monday Magic: Learn & Play ($5 per family)
Bay Terrace location: 212-00 23 Ave, Bayside,
718.423.6111. Mon 3-4:30 pm
-Gymand Creative Exploration ($5 per family)
Little Neck location. Weds 3-4:30 pm
PARKS & RECREATION
ALLEY POND ENVIRONMENTAL CTR.
Pre-register for ALL events.
228-06 Northern Blvd, Douglaston,
718.229.4000, www.alleypond.com.
-Animal Care Trainee ($21 per child) ages 8-
12 • Jan 5 OR Jan 27, 10 am-12 pm
SENIOR CENTERS, ACTIVITIES
KEW GARDENS COMMUNITY CTR. 80-
02 Kew Gardens Rd, Suite 202, Kew Gardens,
718.268.5960. Open M-F, 10am-4pm
-Songwriting Mon, 10 am
-Design T-shirts, bags etc. Mon, 11 am
-Meditation for Relaxation and Health •
Thurs, 10 am
-Comedy Workshop Fri, 10 am
ONGOING; ORGANIZATIONS
(* = new info added)
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
Bella Italia Mia ($5m/ $7nm; special events
more) Christ the King H.S., 68-02
Metropolitan Ave, Paolucci Ctr, 3rd Floor,
Middle Village, 718.426.1240. Monthly mtgs;
lectures; concerts; dinners. Doors open at noon.

Clinton Democratic Club Mtg. Vallone &
Vallone LLP, 25-59 Francis Lewis Blvd,
Flushing, 718.428.7285.
Federation of Italian American
Organizations of Queens 29-21 21 Ave,
Astoria, 718.204.2444,
www.italianfederation.com.
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 (confirm on website)
Queens Best Toastmasters Club
Public Speaking / Effective Communication.
Elmhurst Hospital, Conference Rm. A-1-15,
79-01 Broadway.
1st, 3rd, 5th Sat, 10 am - 12:15 pm Rego Hills
Republican Club 28thA.D.
Sizzler Restaurant, 100-27 Metropolitan Ave,
Forest Hills, 718.275.6005. Every 3rd Tues,
7:30 pm
United Forties Civic Assn. St Teresa Parish
Ctr., 50 Ave & 45 St, Woodside. Every 2nd
Thurs., 7 pm (except 12/12)
VFWPost 4787 monthly meeting 19-12 149
St, Whitestone. Every 2nd & 4th Mon.
Community Boards, Edu. & Pct.
110th Precinct Community Cncl. Mtg. VFW
150, 51-11 108 St, Corona, info 718.426.9112.
112th Precinct Community Cncl. Mtg. 68-40
Austin St., Forest Hills.
Every 3rdWeds, 7:30 pm
114th Precinct Community Cncl. Mtg.
Riccardo’s by the Bridge, 21-01 24thAve, LIC.
Every 4th Tues, 7 pm
Community Bd. 1 Mtg. Info 718-626-1021.
Every 3rd Tues.
Community Bd. 2 Mtg. Sunnyside Comm.
Svcs., 43-31 39 St, Ground Fl., Sunnyside, info
www.QueensCB.org, 718.533.8773 • Every 1st
Thurs, 7 pm
Community Bd. 3 Board Mtg. ,
718.458.2707, www.cb3qn.nyc.gov. Every 3rd
Thurs (call for time and location)
Community Bd. 4 Mtg. VFW Post 150, 51-11
108 St, Corona, 718.760.3141. Every 2nd
Tues.
Community Bd. 5 Mtg: Christ the King H.S.
Cafeteria, 68-02 Metropolitan Ave, Middle
Village
*Community Bd. 6 Mtg. Kew Gardens
Community Center, 80-02 Kew Gardens Rd,
Ste. 202. Info 718.263.9250
Meets every 2nd Weds
Community Bd. 7 Mtg. 718.359.2800
Community Bd. 9 Mtg. For location call
718.286.2686 • Every 2nd Tues.
Comm. Dist. Ed. Council 26 M.S. 67, 51-60
Marathon Pkwy, Room B44A, Little Neck.
Info 718.631.6927, Bayside (meets monthly,
call for info).
Comm. Educ. Council 24 Mtg. Info.
718.418.8160, Glendale. Every 4th Tues,
except Dec. 18. location TBA.
Comm. Educ. Council Dist. 25 Mtg. 30-48
Linden Pl., Rm. 407, Flushing, confirm
718.281.3786. Every 1stWeds, 7 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
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.
Immigration Legal Svcs, Free Cncl. Weprin,
73-03 Bell Blvd, Oakland Gdns. 1st Tues thru
Jun. 4, 2013, 10 am-4 pm (by appointment,
718.468. 0137)
Queens Econ. Devel. Corp. Resources for
small business owners, entrepreneurs, General
Queens events. Info 718-263-0546,
www.queensny.org/qedc/
Greater Woodhaven Devel. Corp. Mtg. St.
Thomas theApostle, 87-40 88 St, Woodhaven.
Every 4th Tues, 7:30 pm
Support Groups
Al-Anon 21-64 41st St, Astoria, 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, 718.639.8370.
Jovenes (Youth) AA
www.jovenesqueensaa.com.102-08 Northern
Blvd, Corona, 718.426.7467
Lexington Hearing & Speech Center
Hearing testing, infants to seniors,
www.lexnyc.org, 718.350.3171.
NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Illness
of Queens/Nassau)
Zucker Hillside Hosp., Sloman Aud., 266 St &
76Ave, Glen Oaks, 718.347.7284.
Narcotics Anonymous
www.westernqueensna.org, 718.962.6244
OCA 85-18 61 Rd, Rego Park, www.obsessivecompulsiveanonymous.org, 917.443.0355.
Saturdays at 10:30 am
Overeaters Anonymous
www.queensoa.org
42-11 155 St, Flushing. Fridays
Queens Counseling Svcs. of Foundation for
Religion and Mental Health 43-43 Bowne St,
1st fl.,Flushing, 718.461.6393.
SMART Recovery
www.smartrecovery.org. 97-29 64 Rd, Rego
Park, 212.631.1198. Sundays
Strong Kids Campaign (YMCA)
238-10 HillsideAve, 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
ARTS
Barnes & Noble
176-60 Union Tpke, Fresh Meadows,
718.380.7077.
-Open Mic Poetry (2nd Mon)
-Weekly Storytimes (Weds and Sat)
Flushing Town Hall
Northern Blvd & Linden Pl, 718.463.7700,
www.flushingtownhall.org.
LaGuardia Community College
31-10 Thomson Ave, LIC. 718.482.5055,
www.lagcc.cuny.edu/
www.laguardiaperformingarts.org.
Louis Armstrong House (40 min. tours
$10/$7 seniors, students, children/ $0m, children under 4) 34-56 107 St, Corona, group
rates: 718.478.8274. www.LouisArmstrong
House.org.
MoMA PS1 22-25 Jackson Ave, LIC,
718.784.2084.
Museum of the Moving Image
35 Ave & 36 St, Astoria, 718.784.0077,
718.777.6800, www.movingimage.us.
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.
-Hammer, Chisel, Drill: Noguchi’s Studio
PracticeArtist-in-Residence weekends:
-Paul Chaleff, Jan 12, 13
-Ayami Aoyam, Mar 9, 10
-Open Studio ($5) • 1st Sun
-Isamu Noguchi Catalogue Raisonne
Online: www.catalogue.noguchi.org.
Queens College:
65-30 Kissena Blvd, Flushing, 718.997.5000.
-Aaron Copland School ofMusic
Concerts almost daily, info 718.997.3800
-Chamber Music Live series ($95 subscription/ free for students, faculty, staff of QC w
ID) LeFrak Concert Hall, info, reservations
718.997.3802.
To Dec 14, 10 am-12 pm
-Godwin-Ternbach Museum 405 Klapper
Hall, 718.997.4747, www.
qcpages.qc.cuny.edu/godwin-ternbach/.
Queens Museum of Art
Flushing Meadows Park, 718.592. 9700,
www.queensmuseum.org.
-World’s Fair Panorama of NYC
Ongoing
-Drop-in Family Workshops (free) Sun 1:30-
4:30 pm
-Caribbean Crossroads of the World
www.caribbeancrossroads.org.
To Jan 6, 2013
-Ada Bobonis: Stages, Mountains, Water To
Jan 6, 2013
Queens Theatre
Flushing Meadows-Corona Park
www.queenstheatre.org, 718.760.0064.
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.
York CollegeMusic
Concerts almost daily, Info: Music @ York
College. 94-20 Guy R. Brewer Blvd, Jamaica,
718-262-2000
Arts Other
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.
Greek Theatre Workshop for Children,
Teens (8-18 yrs; lessons in Greek;
$60/month) 26-80 30 St, Astoria.
Sundays 11:30 am-1 pm thru May 2013
Laughing Devil Comedy Club Live comedy
acts, open mic, Weds-Sun 47-38 Vernon Blvd,
LIC, 347.91.DEVIL,
www.LaughingDevil.com • Devil Science
Theater 3K ($5) Thurs, 10:30 pm,
www.DST3K.com • She-Devils ($20), Sun, 8
pm.
Laughing Devil Development Stage Open
mic, writing workshops, sketches, improv.
Bread Box Cafe, 47-11 11 St, LIC • Thurs 6 &
8 pm
Secret Theatre Musicals, 44-02 23 St, LIC, tix
www.secrettheatre.com.
-Children’s Musicals, altern. Sat 2 pm ($10
children/ $15 adults/ $40 family, 4 tix) Pirate
Pete’s Parrot / Dotty’s Dot
Free hours 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
QueensMuseum ofArt
Sculpture Center
HEALTH
Central Queens YM & YWHA 67-09 108
Street, Forest Hills, 718-268-5011,
www.cqy.org.
-Play Gym Pre-register
-Ballet Classes w. Yana Volkova, Mon and Fri,
ages 5-12, info x500 or e-mail dberman@cqy.org. Register now.
Mount Sinai Queens
Health events at various locations, registration
required, 718.267.4333, (registration and more
events www.mshq.org/ 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.
-Ongoing program for developmentally disabled children (ages 3-5; join any time):
-Monday Magic: Learn & Play ($5 per family)
Bay Terrace location: 212-00 23rd Ave,
718.423.6111. Mon 3-4:30 pm
-Gym and Creative Exploration ($5 per family)
Weds 3-4:30 pm
-Wednesday Night Singles ($7m/ $10nm
refreshments included) Reservations, info
Ilene Yair 718.225. 6750 x236. 2nd, 4th Weds,
7 - 9 pm
-Partner Abuse Counseling Program
Support, referrals to shelter and legal svcs.
Ongoing
Health Other
Blood Donors Needed (Especially ONegative) To donate or organize a drive, call
NYCB 800.933.2566, www.nybloodcenter.org.
No-cost Breast Cancer Screenings Call 877-
628-9090, appointment required. Info
www.AmericanItalian Cancer.org.
Scan Van Mobile Mammography appointments required 800.564.6868
HISTORICAL SOCIETIES
Bayside Historical Society Fort Totten Park,
North of 212 St and Cross Island Pkwy. For
info visit www.baysidehistorical.org, or call
718.352.1548.
-Center for the Women of New York
Women’s history, conference, career education
ctr., 207 Totten Ave, Fort Totten.
-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 Assoc.
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. (see Arts section
for events)
Greater Astoria Historical Soc.
35-20 Broadway, 4th Fl., Astoria,
718.278.0700, www.astorialic.org.
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.
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.
Woodhaven Cultural & Historical Society
Emanuel United Church of Christ, 91st Ave &
Woodhaven Blvd, Woodhaven, 718.846.1907.
LIBRARY
Queens Library
Call 718.990.0700, or visit www.queen slibrary.org for program information.
Central Library
89-11 Merrick Blvd, Jamaica.
Children’s Library Discovery Center
Adjacent to Central Library • ongoing
Woodhaven Book Discussion Group
Woodhaven Branch, 85-41 Forest Pkwy,
718.849.1010. 3rdWeds, 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 (ages 18
months thru high school) weekdays, weekend,
after school, birthday parties, internships.
Ongoing.
-Family & Adult Programs
Hiking Club, Astronomy, Knitting.
FlushingMeadows-Corona Park
Grand Central Pkwy, Whitestone Exwy
between 111 St and College Point Blvd, Park
Drive E / #7 train to Mets-Willets Point Station.
Forest Park Union Tpke & Park Lane
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. (free adm. after 4
pm Sun)
-Fragile Beauty: Jamaica Bay Landscapes
Queens County Farm Museum
73-50 Little Neck Pkwy, Floral Park,
718.347.3276, www.queensfarm.org.
Queens Zoo
-Interactive Discovery Center
53-51 111 St, Flushing Meadows-Corona Park;
718.271.1500 or go to www.queenszoo.com.
-Fall/Winter Education Programs ages 2 -
adult, (see Calendar) To Feb 20, 2013
Voelker Orth Museum, Bird Sanctuary and
Victorian Garden
149-19 38Ave, Flushing,
718.359.6227, www.vomuseum.org.
Western Queens Compost Initiative
Drop off: Greenmarket, 34 Ave & 77 St,
Jackson Hts. Sun 9 am-12 pm
SENIOR CENTERS, ACTIVITIES

AARP
Chapter 2889, Elks Lodge, 82-20 Queens Blvd,
Rego Park, 718.672.9890. Meetings 1st & 3rd
Weds, 12 pm
Astoria RestorationAssoc.
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
80-02 Kew Gardens Rd, Suite 202, Kew
Gardens, 718.268.5960. Open M-F, 10am-
4pm. Stay Well exercise, Yoga , Computer
Lab, French practice, English tutoring,
Choral Group, etc. 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.
ESL for Chinese speakers Tues & Thurs, 9-
10:30 am; Knitting & Crochet now Thurs, 1
pm; Learn Mandarin Chinese Thurs, 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 70Ave, 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 GrandAve, 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 OlderAdults
43-31 39 St, Sunnyside, 718.784.6173.

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