2016-10-12 / Community Calendar

Gazette Calendar Of Events

Calendar compiled by Annette Hanze Alberts

Dates & times are subject to change. To list your event, send info to qgazette@aol.com, or 42-16 34th Ave, Astoria 11101. SEND TWO weeks prior to the event (this is a WEEKLY paper).


Flushing Town Hall 137-35 Northern
Blvd, Flushing. Tix on sale now:
-In Arts We Trust – Chinese Opera in
New York City ($5 Suggested
Donation/FREE for Members &
Students) Oct 12, 7 pm
-Carnegie Hall’s Neighborhood
Concerts: Kiran Ahuwalia (Free with
online RSVP) Oct 14, 7:30 pm
-Moving for Life DanceExercise for
Health. Info 212-222-1351. Easy yoga,
lite aerobics, strengthening.
Oct 17. 6:30 pm
-Monthly Jazz Jam ($10/FREE for
members, students & jamming musicians) First Wed/month, 7-10 pm
Louis Armstrong House (40 min. tours
$10/$7/free under 4 yrs) 34-56 107 St,
Corona, group rates: 718.478.8274.
-On Exhibit: Hotter Than That - 90
Years of Louis Armstrong and His Hot Five
- Thru October
Mets / Citi Field Events Free Shirt
Fridays, Super Saturdays, Family
Sundays. Season/Partial Plan/Single tix
on sale at Mets.com, 718.507-TIXX.
- Free shirt Fridays
- Super Saturdays Special Giveaways
- Family Sunday Giveaways, pre-game
fun stations for kids
Museum of the Moving Image 36-01 35
Ave, Astoria. 718.777.6888,
718.784.0077, 718.777.6800, more
events: www.movingimage.us.
-Series, Agnès Varda, French New
Wave Director - Sept 25-Oct 16
-Arcade Classics: Video Games from
the Collection thru Oct 23
-Series, Gene Wilder Tribute Oct 9-
Nov 27
-To The Moon and Beyond: Graphic
Films and the Inception of “2001: A
Space Odyssey” At the Amphitheater
Gallery, Mar 4-Nov 13
Noguchi Museum ($10/ $5 seniors, student ID/ $0 under 12, NYC public H.S.
ID) 9-01 33 Rd, LIC, 718.204.7088,
-Another Land: After Noguchi. 12
photographs by Leah Raintree reimagine Noguchi sculptures as distant celestial objects. Runs now thru Jan 9, 2017
Queens College Kupferberg Center for the
Arts, 65-30 Kissena Blvd, Flushing.
-Family Shows Colden Auditorium. Tix &
info kupferbergcenter.org ($20-$25 Adults,
$14 for children 12 & under) On Sale Now:
Bickram Ghosh’s Drums of India Oct 23, 3
pm; Into to the Light by Vanaver Caravan
Dec 18, 3 pm
-Judy Collins - Oct 22, 8 pm, LeFrak
Concert Hall
-Drums of India - Oct 23, 3 pm, Colden
-Piano Guys Tix now avail online.

Dec 2, 8 pm, Colden Auditorium
Queens Council on the Arts 37-11 35
Ave, Astoria
-Queens Arts Fund Grant Applications
Now Open Application Deadline Nov 10.
Attend mandatory application info session.
Guidelines, applications, schedule queenscouncilarts.org/qaf
Queens Museum Flushing Meadows
Park, 718.592. 9700, www.queensmuseum.org.
-Queens Teens Open House Invites
local youths from Queens to use museum
space to nurture their creative tendencies, learn about career opportunities in
the arts, and create a more just world. Art
making & gallery tours. Oct 15, 12-3 pm
-Fall Film Series Oct 19, 26; Nov 2, 9,
16, 2-5 pm
-Rivers As “Quiet Dialogues” and
Other Environmental Perspectives of
Ala Plastica Open A.I.R Art Services
Talk and Workshop How artists engage
community-based economies. Oct 16, 2-
5 pm
-Mierle Laderman Ukeles: Maintenance
Art. Sept 18-Feb 19, 2017
-Nonstop Metropolis: The Remix - Thru
January 1, 2017
-A Passion for Tiffany Lamps - Thru
April, 2018
Resorts World Casino NYC 110-00
Rockaway Blvd, S. Jamaica
-Concerts, Casino
Queensborough Community College
Performing Arts Ctr., 222-05 56 Avenue
Bayside. Info, tix 718.631.6311,
-Masters of the Mind Magic, humor,
interactive. ($29-40) Oct 16, 3 pm
-“As If I Am Not There” Kupferberg
Holocaust Center Cinema Series, Oct 18,
12:10 pm
-The Jacket From Dachau Exhibit on
view Oct 16, (Opening Oct 30, 1 pm)
Socrates Sculpture Park 32-01 Vernon
Blvd, LIC. Info 718-956-1819,
-Queens Food Day Oct 15, 11 am-3 pm
-Halloween Harvest Festival w/Circus
Amok - Oct 29, 11 am-3 pm
-GrowNYC Greenmarket Jun thru Nov
19; Saturdays, 8 am-4 pm
-BIG Reuse Compost Collection Jun
thru Nov 19, Saturdays, 10 am-1 pm
York College 94-20 Guy R Brewer
Blvd, Jamaica
-Arturo Ofarrill & the Afro Latin Jazz
Orchestra Milton G. Bassin Performing
Arts Center. Oct 15, 7 pm
-York College Music Club Showcase
Oct 18, 7 pm
-York College Gospel Chorus
Celebrating the music of Prince. Oct
20, 6 pm
-Working Together Career opportunities fair for the former employees of the
Elmhurst Dairy. Register to attend: conted@york.cuny.edu or call 718.262.2790,
Oct 17, 11 am-3 pm


Apartment For Sale, Tenant Included
($25) In Eng. and Span., call 718.3880 or
visit thaliatheatre.org. Thalia Spanish

Theatre, 41-17 Greenpoint Ave, Sept 23-
Oct 23
Capulli Music A high quality musical
training program. Spaceworks in Long
Island City, 33-02 Skillman Ave, entrance
at 34 St, Sundays from Sept 11-Dec 12;
guitar 2 pm-3 pm, accordion 3 pm, 4 pm
Carol Sudhalter Jazz Info Sudhalter.com
Jackson Heights Community Chorus
(JHCC) Call for Sopranos and Tenors Info
Juan Valencia 917.200.5779.
Fisher Landau Center for Art 38-27 30 th
St, LIC. 718.937.0727 (free adm.)
-Intuitive Regression w/ 75 artworks by
20 artists, incl. Agnes Martin, Ed Ruscha,
Jasper Johns’ screenprints, Sherrie Levine,
Terry Winters. - Aug 18- Nov 28
-Language as Representation, curated by
Nicholas Arbatsky. 14 large-scale paintings
from the collection by Richard Prince, Ed
Ruscha and more. More info call. Sept 8-
Nov 28
Knockdown Center 52-19 Flushing Ave,
Maspeth. Visit knockdown.center for a full
list of events.
-Read My Lips: Loren Britton & Kerry
Downey and Portrait Of A Man: Sabine
Meier Two exhibitions opening Oct 28
Secret Theatre, 44-02 23rd St, LIC. email
info@secrettheatre.com, 718.392.0722.
-Hedda Gabler and The Importance of
Being Ernest Oct 6-16
-LIC One Act Festival Performances Oct
27 through Nov 13
-Queensboro Dance Festival ($15) A
showcase of 27 professional Queens-based
choreographers. Meet-and-greets, events,
businesses, art institutions, dance classes,
outdoor previews. Full schedule, queensborodancefestival.com Oct 18-23
-Secret Children’s Theatre (Children $10;
Adults $15; Family-Pack $40) Rotating
line-up of children’s musicals. Every other
-Rental Space Available For performances
and rehearsals. More info & rates
Jackson Heights Community Chorus
Tues rehearsals. Renaissance Charter
School, 35-59 81 St, Info 917.200.5779.
Tuesday rehearsals 7:30-9:30 pm
Carol Sudhalter Concert Yom Kippur
Service Rabbi Steve Blane. The Bitter End,
147 Bleecker St, Manhattan, Oct 12, 10:30


Briarwood/Kew Gardens Lions Club
Informational Meeting Queens Public
Library, Briarwood Branch, 85-12 Main St.
- Oct 15, 1-2:30 pm
Brownfield Site Public Comment Period
Former Liberty Brass Site, #C241178.
Performed and funded by Curbcut Queens
Blvd LLC, oversight by NYSDEC.
Documents avail: Queens Sunnyside
Library, 718.784.3033, Queens
Community Board 2, 718.533.8773. More
info: dec.ny.gov/cfmx/extapps/derexternal/haz/details.cfm?pageid=&progno=C24
1178. 38-01 Queens Blvd, LIC, Sept 5-Oct
Community Board 2
-Candy Drive Thru Oct 21. Drop off bags

of candy at CB2 office, 43-22 50 St, 2 Fl.
Community Board 6 Mtgs At Christ the
King HS Cafeteria, 68-02 Metropolitan
Ave, Middle Village - Oct 19, 7:30 pm
Community Board 6 Public Meeting Kew
Gardens Community Center, 80-02 Kew
Gardens Rd, Suite 202, Oct 13, 7:45
Community Board 7 Public Hearing &
Mtg Union Plaza Care Ctr, 33-23 Union St,
Flushing, Oct 17, 7 pm
BP Katz Upcoming Events At Queens
Borough Hall, 120-55 Queens Blvd, Kew
Gardens (unless otherwise listed)
-New York State Citizen Preparedness
Corps Training Program Pre-reg req’d at
prepare.ny.gov, Oct 18, St Peter’s
Episcopal Church 137-28 244 St, 7 pm
-Queens Borough Cabinet Topic TBD.
Oct 19, 9:30 am
CM Van Bramer:
-NYC Council Participatory Budgeting
Meeting: Ravenswood Community
Center, 35-40 21 St, Oct 13, 6 pm
-Hispanic Leadership Awards (Free)
RSVP: xperez@council.nyc.gov or
718.383.9566, ext. 1. Thalia Spanish
Theater, Oct 18, 6:30-8:30 pm


44th Annual HANAC Gala
($350/adults, $200/young adults) Man of
the Year: Saky Yakas, Volunteer of the
Year: Eileen Baker. Music by Alpha
Orchestra, black tie. Sponsorships and
journal ads avail (due Sep 30). Visit
hanac.org and follow the Gala 2016 link
for online forms. Info: 917.330.8512 or
646.831.3844. Mandarin Oriental Hotel,
80 Columbus Circle at 60 St, Manhattan,
Oct 21, 7:30 pm
Elmcor Annual Fundraiser For more
information contact 718.651.0096 or
email info@elmcor.org. Terrace on the
Park (52-11 111th St), Nov 4
The Greek Children’s Fund Presents
“Let’s Give the World to the
Children,” Celebrating International
Children’s Day and UNICEF’s 70th
Birthday ($50/children FREE) For tix,
Pres Kitsios, 646.263.0773. Auditorium
Centro Español, 41-01 Broadway, LIC,
Nov 19, 7 pm
The Killing Company Presents:
Halloween For Murder! ($45) For tix
& info call 718.721.7777. Riccardo’s By
The Bridge, 21-01 24 Ave, Astoria, Oct
28, 8 pm
LGDCQ (Lesbian & Gay Democratic
Club of Queens) & CM Dromm
Present Annual Awards Dinner
Honoring Rep. Meng & others ($75 til
Nov 1/ $80 after, door) Checks to
LGDCQ w/ List of attendees to: :GDCQ,
Box 857, Jackson Hts, NY 11372.
Nov 3, 6-10 pm at Portofino Ristorante,
109-32 Ascan Ave, F. Hills
QCH Benefit Gala Qns Community
House. Honors Aramark, CM Dromm.
Blend on the Water, 45-40 Center Blvd.,
LIC. Info QCHGala.org. Nov 9, Red
Carpet & Cocktails 6 pm, Awards,
Dinner at 7 pm.
Save Date: Queens Community House
Annual Gala at Blend on the Water,
LIC. [Info on Programs and Services:

Rego Park Senior Ctr., Beacon Prog.
Summer Camp; Immigration Assistance
Prog, etc QueensCommunityHouse.org]
Nov 9, 6 pm
Save the Date: Sunnyside Community
Svcs Annual Celebration Salutes Gert
McDonald, 100th Birthday; Lily Gavin -
Nov 10
Taminent Regular Democratic Club
85th Anniversary Dinner Dance Tix
$75 avail at reg mtgs. Cocktails at 7 pm,
dinner at 8 pm. To add msg to Dinner
Dance Journal, complete Journal Ad.
Deadline Oct 10. Riccardo’s by the
Bridge, 21-01 24 Ave, Oct 29


Emblem Health Neighborhood Care
206-20 Linden Blvd, Cambria Hts. All
Free; Registr. Req’d 866-539-0999. Full
listing ehnc.com.
-Various: Meditation Made Easy; Self-
Care Tips for Family Caregivers; Men’s
Health & Wellness; Multiple Sclerosis
Support Group; Medicare Seminar;
Rhythm & Flow Yoga; EHNC Partnership;
Low Impact Zumba; Sitting Exercise;
Learn to use your IPAD/Tablet;-Healthy
Eating Series: Sugar, Sugar Everywhere;
Get Fit: High Impact Aerobics Workout;
Relaxing Neck and Shoulder Massage
No-Cost Digital Mammograms &
Clinical Breast Exams American-Italian
Cancer Foundation. Uninsured welcome.
Women age 40+ w/insurance; age 50+ w/o
ins., NYC residents; once annually. Info
and appointment (required) near you
877.628.9090, 9 am-4:30 pm (unless otherwise noted)
Sam Field YM-YWHA 52-20 Little Neck
Pkway, Little Neck. Programs for
Developmentally Disabled preschool children & their families. $5/family, snack incl.
Info at 718.225.6750
-Gym and Creative Exploration.
Wednesdays, 3-4:30 pm
-Sunday Fun Days: Nov 6 &20, Dec 4 &
18; 10:30 am-12 pm
-Veteran’s Day Party, Nov 11, 1-2:30 pm
Travel Warning for Pregnant Women:
Zika Virus May cause birth defects. There
is no vaccine; also sexually transmitted;
may be no symptoms. Info, maps of affected areas: www.nyc.gov/health.


Kingsland Homestead Open House New
York Weekend All exhibits: Toys &
Games From the Attic, Kingsland: Past to
Present, The Victorian Parlor and Aunt
Mary’s Landing. 143035 37 Ave, Flushing,
Oct 15-16, 2:30 pm-4:30 pm
King Manor Fall Festival (free) King
Park, Jamaica Ave. at 153rd St., Jamaica,
718.206.0545, www.kingmanor.org.Make
cornhusk dolls, churn butter, press apple
cider, play historic games, dance like it’s
1805. Bring fall theme fotos to be digitized
by Queens Memory team. Take home free
book from Literacy INC.
Oct 15, 1-4 pm


Queens Library Meeting of the
Buildings and & Grounds Committee
and the Executive Committee of the
Queens Library: 100s of events daily
visit www.queenslibrary.org, click on
programs; call Central Library
718.990.0700 or individual branches.
2016 Autumn Gala Visit queenslibrarygala.org to purchase sponsorships, tix &
to contribute. Melrose Ballroom, 36-08
33 St, Astoria, Oct 26, 6 pm cocktails, 7
pm dinner and program
Astoria Branch 14-01 Astoria Blvd,
-Learn to Crochet Pre-reg req’d:
queenslibrary.org - Oct 15, 11 am-12 pm
Broadway Branch 40-20 Broadway,
-The Color of Frida Puppet Show
Oct 14, 4-5 pm
Elmhurst Library Trailer The final day
of public service will be Oct 14. Mobile
library svc Mon, Wed, Fri 10 am-5 pm
starting Oct 31
Jackson Heights Branch 35-31 81 St,
Jackson Hts.
-Meet Author Cassandra Langer
Presents “Romaine Brooks: A Life”
Oct 15, 3-4 pm
Langston Hughes Library 100-01
Northern Blvd, Corona
-Astoria Big Band Concert
Oct 15, 2-4 pm
Long Island City Branch 37-44 21 St,
-ShapeUp NYC: Cardio Sculpt For
Adults Oct 13, 6-7 pm
-Design Thinking-Historias
Interactivas (In Spanish) Oct 15, 2-4


Alley Pond Environmental Center
(APEC) Pre-register for ALL events.
228-06 Northern Blvd, Douglaston,
718.229.4000, www.alleypond.com.
-Classes Starting for Infants-4 yr olds
Nature-themed lessons: stories, crafts,
walks, live animals.
Mornings, Mid Sept-December
This week: Young Discoverers Club –
As the Leaf Turns, The Nature of Yoga,
Tween/Teen Yoga
-40th Anniversary Weekend: Wine &
Painting Event, Nov 4, 7 pm (adult
only); Out of the Box Event, Nov 5, 7
pm (adult only); APEC’s Annual
Meeting w/ presentation by some children & teens, Nov 6, 2 pm
Hunters Point Park
-Yoga and Meditation Free classes weekly thru Oct. Visit hunterspointparks.org for
sched. Hunters Point South Park, Center
Blvd & 51 Ave
New York State Safe Boating Class
Taught by US Coast Guard Auxiliary
instructors from Flotilla 12-01 at Fort
Totten, Bayside. 8:45 am-4:45 pm. Fee is
$65. Next date, info, 347-336-5866. Reg:
www.uscgaux1201.org/unit_ classes.html
Queens County Farm Museum 73-50
Little Neck Pkway, Floral Pk. For info call
718.347.3276, or visit queensfarm.org.

-The Amazing Maize Maze $10/adults,
$5/age 4-11/3 and under free. Group rates
10+, tix avail. Saturdays & Sundays, Sept
24-Oct 30, 11 am-4:30 pm. 2 add’l “Maze
by Moonlight” evenings, Oct 15 & Oct 22.
Maze will be open until 9 pm. Bring your
Whale and Dolphin Watching in the
Rockaways ($30-40; under age 5 Free)
Departs from Riis Landing, Breezy Point.
Bring regular camera, video camera, binoculars, Tix & available times: www.americanprincesscruises.com/dolphin_ whale_ wa
tching.htm. - Thru Oct


NY Cares Day for Schools Registration
for volunteers now open: 212-228-5000,
info@newyorkcares.org - Oct 22, 9-2pm
Martin Luther School 60-02 Maspeth
Ave, in Maspeth.
-Online Farmer’s Market “Our
Harvest” Delivers produce, meats, dairy,
artisanal. Each order of $25 gets meal
donated to local pantry.


Astoria Greenmarket 14th St, 31st Ave
through 31st Rd. WIC and FMNP accepted, WBT/Food stamps/debt/credit accepted
til 2 pm. Info www.grownyc.org/greenmarket/queens/astoria.
Wednesdays, Thru Nov 16, 8 am-3 pm
Queens Greenmarket Sunnyside
Skillman Ave & 43rd St. Saturdays, 8 am-3


CM Dromm:
-Free Community Legal Services
Appointments 718-803-6373, 37-32 75 St.,
First Floor, Jackson Heights - Wednesdays,
betw. 5 & 8 pm
-Free Citizenship Classes Emerald Isle
Immigration Ctr, 59-26 Woodside Ave. 2nd
floor, Woodside, More Info call/text 646-
545-7214 - Mon, Tues, 6 - 9 pm
-Free English Classes for Adults Queens
Community House, 108-25 62 Dr., Forest
Hills. Info 718-592-5757 ext. 216
-Free Housing Legal Services For
Corona, Corona Heights, Elmhurst, Lefrak
City. Facing eviction, need repairs, roommate issue, Call 718-316-9993 AAFE
Jackson Heights 93-03 Roosevelt Ave, 2R,
Jackson Heights.
-Free Services: Immigration /
Naturalization, Senior Benefits,
Community Health Advocate 93-03
Roosevelt Ave 2R, Jackson Heights;
Flushing Office 133-04 39 Ave., Flushing
Chhaya CDC 37-43 77 St, 2nd Fl.,
Jackson Hts:
-Free Citizenship Application
Assistance Appt, info: 718.478.3848.
3rd Sundays, 2:30-6 pm
-Free Legal Clinics by Legal Aid Soc. &
Chhaya CDC, Sen. Peralta, CM Dromm.
Every 2nd Weds, 4:30-6:30 pm: By
APPOINTMENT 718.478.3848.
Jobs: Queens Workforce 1 Career
Center, 168-25 Jamaica Ave, 2nd Fl,
Jamaica. Info 718.557.6755, www.nycgov/workforce1

New York Irish Center, Pieta House
10-40 Jackson Ave, LIC. Free, professional, confidential, therapeutic
approach to people in crisis.
718.482.0909. Info newyorkirishcenter.org. Also:
-Senior Computer Club Sat., 11-1 pm
-Knit and Natter Club Tues. 11-1 pm
-Senior Lunch Club Weds., 1-4 pm
-NYC Department of Veterans’ Services
NEW & first of its kind Queens Satellite
Office Queens Borough Hall, Ste 222, 120-
55 Queens Blvd. Enhanced accessibility for
veterans to services. Walk-ins welcome.
Info 718.286.2868.
Tues thru Thurs, 10 am- 2 pm
-NYC Small Business Support Center
Business courses, one-on-one help, more.
www.nyc.gov/business, 718.570.8500
QEDC Various locations (RSVP online
www.QueensNY.org/qedc/business/events for all unless otherwise noted):
-Made In Queens (MiQ) Pop-up Store
27-24 Queens Plaza South, ft. new products
every month. Looking for entrepreneurs,
locally made and artisanal crafts, food
products, more, to sell there. Sign up, info


Discounted Taxi Service to Local
Medical, Dental and Clinic
Appointments (By Catherine Sheridan Sr.
Ctr.) 60 yrs+ residing in Middle Village,
Maspeth, Glendale, Ridgewood, Elmhurst,
East Elmhurst, Jackson Heights, Sunnyside
and Woodside. Info 718.779.8305.
Queens AARP Chorus Clearview Self-
Help Ctr, 208-11 26th Ave, Bayside.
Looking for retired people who love to
sing. No auditions necessary. Email:
joroosume@verizon.net. Meets every
Friday, 1 pm
Queens Community House Pomonok
Senior Center, 67-09 Kissena Blvd,
-Origami Art Lessons -Tuesdays, 9 am
-Ballroom Dance Lessons- Tues., 11 am
-Yoga and Meditation In chair or on mat.
Wednesdays, 10:30 am
-Current Events Discussion Group
Wednesdays, 11 am
-Movie Screenings Wednesdays, 1 pm
-Zumba - Thursdays, 9:30 am
-Dear Abby Discussion Group
Thursdays, 11 am
Rego Park Senior Ctr 93-29 Queens
Blvd, 718.896.8511
-Info & Assistance on Medicare: Drug
plans, EPIC, Medicare Advantage, more
- Tues, 10 am- 2 pm

ONGOING (new entries)

CUNY Fatherhood Academy 4-month, 3
day a week program Recruiting Now (free;
ages 18-24; unemployed/underemployed)
LaGuardia Community College, Rm C225,
29-10 Thomson Avenue, LIC. Learn rights
and responsibilities as a father, explore
careers, get work experience, learn about
parenting, earn High school Equivalency
Diploma, and prepare for college. Info

718.730.7336, dspeal@lagcc.cuny.edu
HANAC Western Queens Caregivers
Network Weekly support group, counseling sessions, referrals. Info 718.777.6941
Kiwanis Club of Sunnyside 45-08 Queens
Blvd, Sunnyside. Meets the 2nd and 4th
Wednesday of every month, 6:30 pm. Info
LaGuardia Community College Green
Jobs Training Program Apply
NYC Home-STAT the Homeless
Outreach & Mobile Engagement Street
Action Teams Homelessness prevention
programs, transition and permanent housing. Contact Community Board #2
718.533.8773, qno2@cb.nyc.gov.
NYC Small Business Support Center
Easy access to the services needed to start,
operate and grow your business. Visit
www.nyc.gov/business or call 718-570-
Sunnyside Community Services (free)
Longterm care, in home or adult day care;
applying for Medicaid & other benefits,
Education & caregiver skills, wellness
activities. English/Spanish. 43-31 39th St,
Sunnyside. Info www./scsny.org,
-Social Adult Day Program for people living with Alzheimer’s, dementia, or physical
impariments. Services include; hot lunch,
medication reminders, personal care, music
and art therapy, gentle exercise, yoga, celebrations and special events. To schedule
call Naomi at 718-786-9273
Tree Guard Program To request trees or
protect extant trees. For more info, visit
Veterans Only: Evening College Prep
and GED Classes (free) LaGuardia
Community College, 31-10 Thomson Ave,
LIC. Info Elizabeth Allen at
Vocational Rehabilitation State Education
Department Office of Adult Career and
Continuing Education Services Queens
District Office, 11-15 47th Ave, LIC. For
persons w/ disability & unemployed Info
347.510.3100, www.acces.nysed.gov


Community, Educ., Precinct Boards:

108th Precinct Community Cncl. Mtg.
Sunnyside Community Svcs., 43-31 39
St, ground fl., Sunnyside. Every last
Tues, 7pm
110th Precinct Community Cncl. Mtg.
VFW 150, 51-11 108 St, Corona, info
718.476.9310. Every 2nd Thurs, 7 pm
112th Precinct Community Cncl. Mtg.
68-40 Austin St, Forest Hills.
Every 3rd Weds, 7:30 pm
114th Precinct Community Cncl. Mtg.
Riccardo’s by the Bridge, 21-01 24th
Ave, LIC. Every 4th Tues, 7 pm
Community Bd. 1 Mtg. Astoria World
Manor. Info 718-626-1021. Every 3rd

Community Bd. 2 Mtg.
Info:www.cb2queens.org, 718.533.8773.
1st Thurs, 7 pm
Community Bd. 3 Mtg.
718.458.2707, www.cb3qn.nyc.gov.
Every 3rd Thurs 7:45 pm
Community Bd. 4 Mtg. VFW Post 150,
51-11 108 St, Corona, 718.760.3141.
Every 2nd Tues, 7:30 pm
Community Bd. 5 Mtg: Christ the King
H.S. Cafeteria, 68-02 Metropolitan Ave,
Middle Village, 1st Weds Every other
month, 7:30 pm
Community Bd. 6 Mtg. Kew Gardens
Community Center, 80-02 Kew Gardens
Rd, Ste. 202. Info 718.263.9250, Every
4th Weds, 9:30 am
Community Bd. 7 Mtg. 718.359.2800.
Every 2nd Mon, 7 pm
Community Bd. 9 Mtg. For location
call 718.286.2686 • Every 2nd Tues,
7:45 pm
Comm. Educ. Council 24 Mtg. Info.
718.418.8160, Glendale. Every 4th Tues.
location TBA. 7 pm
Comm. Educ. Council Dist. 25 Mtg.
30-48 Linden Pl., Rm. 407, Flushing, or
P.S. 91 Rm 119, 68-10 Central Ave,
Glendale. Confirm 718.281.3786. Every
1st Weds, 7 pm (Tentative location,
Please Call)
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).


Sunnyside Chamber of Commerce
Luncheons Every 2nd Tues, 12:30
pm.Locations to be determined:
United Forties Civic Assn. 43-22 50th
Street, Woodside. Every 1st Thurs., 7 pm
VFW Post 4787 monthly meeting 19-12
149 St, Whitestone. Every 2nd Mon, 8 pm
VFW, John V. Daniels Jr. Post 2813
montly meeting NEW address: 47-53 43
St, Woodside, 718.335.0700. Every 3rd
Saturday, 2 pm.
Vietnam Veterans of America, Queens
Chapter 32 New location: 19-12 149 St,
Whitestone, 11357, 718.746.3160 (previously at 88-61 76 Ave, Glendale).

General Interest:

ACQC For Undocumented
Immigrants (Advocacy Ctr. of Qns Cty)
Receive a Soc. Sec. Card through the
DACA, Legal, Housing, Health Educ.,
Mental Health, Education, Case Mgmt.,
Food & Nutrition and Syringe Exchange.
Main site 161-21 Jamaica Ave., 6th Fl,
Jamaica, 718-896-2500, (also in
Woodside & Far Rockaway.)
AmericaWorks Recruiting, screening,
support. 16, 228 East 45th Street, New
York,NY10017, www.americaworks.com,
212. 599.5627. Also in Jamaica and Far
Animal Shelter/Rescue (donations
always appreciated):
-Animal Rescue Pet adoptions,
718.224.8629 or 631.420.0425.

-Animals Can’t Talk 718.393.7535,
-Bobbi and the Strays Pet Rescue &
Adoption Center, Atlas Park, 80-36,
Cooper Ave., 718.326.6070, www.bobbiandthestrays.org/Adopt.aspx.
-Kitty Karetakers of Queens Astoria,
Long Island City, Sunnyside, Woodside:
-Muffin’s Pet Connection Helps find
homes for pets. 718.833.7988 or
-www.petfinder.com For further info
Business Assistance Calendar For business owners seeking assistance in skills.
Earth Day NYS DEC new user-friendly
website navigation by topic: Outdoor
Recreation; Animals, Plants, Aquatic Life;
Chemical and Pollution Control; Lands and
Waters; Education; Energy; Permits and
Licenses; Public Involvement and News;
Regulations and Enforcement;
Publications, Forms, Maps, etc. Info visit
Food Pantries (donate/ receive):
-BVM Help of Christians 70-31 48
Ave, Woodside, info 718.672.4848 x11
Thurs 9:30 am-noon (ID required)
-St. Raphael’s Cans and dry food only,
photo ID. Basement Rectory, 35-20
Greenpoint Ave, LIC, 718.729.8957.
Thurs 10:30 am- noon, Sat 1:30-3 pm
-St. Teresa 50-20 45 St, Woodside, info
718.784.2123 x22 • Tues, 6-7pm (Photo
ID Required)
-Community Food Pantry By Queens
Community House & Forest Hills
Interfaith Community, Food Bank for
NYC. Forest Hills Community Center,
108-25 62nd Dr. - Last Wednesday of every
month, 6-8 pm
Free Colonoscopy Screenings The #2
cancer killer. Age 50+, once a decade.
Info for screening American Cancer Soc
Free Legal Clinics by Legal Aid Soc. &
Chhaya CDC, Sponsored by Sen.
Peralta, CM Dromm. 37-43 77 St,
Jackson Hts, 2nd Floor. Every 2nd Weds,
4:30-6:30 pm: Call for appt
Free Medicaid, SNAP Screenings 3rd
Thursdays, Cncl. Ferreras’ ofc 32-33A
Junction Blvd, E. Elmhurst,
Freeze Your Rent Seniors/ disabled in
rent-controlled/stabilized apts freeze rent
below 1/3 your income w/ SCRIE or
DRIE; gives landlord tax credit. Age
62+, on SSI, SSDI, Vets’ Disability.
Total income below $50K. Bring: proof
of income, rent, age. Astoria Restoration
Assn, 31-28 Ditmars Blvd, hrs: M-F, 11
am-4 pm, 718.726.0034.
Jobs for New Yorkers Tens of thousands
of jobs on construction projects by Gov.
Cuomo. www.labor.ny.gov/jobs/regional.shtm.
NYC CERT: Community Emergency
Response Team 10-week training prog ram.
NYC Recovers: Work Progress Program

Qualified service providers needed to
deliver program. Program reimburses
wages paid to hurricane-affected residents
age 16+. Visit www.nyc.gov, NYC
Recovers: Work Progress link.
Office Child Support Assistance (OCSA)
Can help get noncustodial parents’ child
support, help locate them, paternity, court
orders, medical support, collection & medicaid. 32-20 Northern Blvd, 6th Fl.
(Honeywell St. entrance), 718.784.6979.
Riders Alliance Organizing mass transit
riders for affordable fares, service restoration, general improvements. www.ridersny.org., 212-590-9427
Queens Econ. Devel. Corp. Resources for
small business owners, entrepreneurs,
General Queens events. Info 718.263.0546,
Sunnyside Community Svcs.
-Assists in filing Food Stamps applications.
718.784.6173 x110.
-Free training to be Home Health Aide, job
placement. 718.784.6160 x338.
Volunteer Opportunities:
-American Cancer Soc. Queens Ofc. Info
718.2611092 x5523.
-Helping Hands for the Disabled: Be a
Friend Day Pair up for 3 hours w/ a disabled person. 718.606.9712
(Every 3rd Sat)
-Public Benefit Counselor Volunteers age
55+, 212.614.5412, www.cssny.org
Thursday Workshop for Latinas In
Spanish; Info on health & safety issues
for immigrant Latinas: HIV/AIDS,
Domestic Violence, Substance Abuse,
Sexuality, Depression, Self Esteem.
Voces Latinas office, 37-63 83 St., Suite
1B, Jackson Hts - Thurs, noon - 2 pm
Workforce 1 Career Center, Queens
168-25 Jamaica Ave, 2nd Fl., Jamaica,
718.557.6755, www.nyc.gov/workforce1.

Support Groups:

Adult Protective Svcs. For 18 years or
older, mentally/physically impaired;
abused, neglected or exploited. Call 311;
212.630.1853 or www.a069-apscris.nyc.gov/cris.
Al-Anon 21-64 41 St, Astoria,
718.728.2948. Check nycalanon.org for
Co-Dependents Anonymous, Women
85-18 61 Rd, Rego Park, 718.805.1032.
Fridays, 10 - 11:45 am
Domestic Violence 76-05 Roosevelt
Ave, Jackson Heights, 718.639.8370,
Helping Hands for the Disabled: Be a
Friend Day Pair up for 3 hours w/ a disabled person. 1-773-572-6327,
HANAC Western Queens Caregivers
Network For those caring for
Alzheimer’s, dementia, chronic illness
patients. Support, counseling, info, referrals. 718 204-1200
Jovenes (Youth) AA (Spanish Only)
www.jovenesqueensaa.com. 102- 08
Northern Blvd, Corona. Open 24 hrs, 7
days a week. 718.426.7467
Lexington Hearing & Speech Center
Hearing testing, infants to seniors,26-26
75th St,East Elmhurst, www.lexnyc.org,

NAMI (National Alliance on Mental
Illness of Queens/Nassau)
Zucker Hillside Hosp., Sloman Aud., 266
St & 76 Ave, Glen Oaks, 718.347.7284.
Check full list of groups at
Narcotics Anonymous
OCA 85-18 61 Rd, Rego Park, www.
Saturdays at 10:30 am
Queens Community House Caregiver
Support Groups:
-1st & 3rd Mondays, 6-7:30 pm info &
reg: 718.268.5960 x226, 80-02 Kew
Gardens Rd, #202, Kew Gardens.
-2nd & 4th Tuesdays, 1-2:30 pm, info &
reg: 718.268.5960 x226, 80-02 Kew
Gardens Rd, #202, Kew Gardens.
-1st & 3rd Wednesdays, 6-7:30 pm, info
& reg: 718.592-5757 x230, 108-25 62
Dr, Forest Hills.
-Russian Caregiver Education Group
Last Thursday each month, info & reg:
718.592-5757 x247, 108-25 62 Dr,
Forest Hills.
Queens Counseling Svcs. of
Foundation for Religion and Mental
Health 43-43 Bowne St, 1st fl.,
Flushing, 718.461.6393 and
Samuel Field Y 58-20 Little Neck Pkwy,
Little Neck, 718.225.6750 www.sfy.org.
Programs: Adult Ctr., Afterschool, learning disabled, singles, parents, space for
-Early Stage Dementia Care program:
Support group, word games, exercise,
current events, music, trips - Tues &
Thurs, 10 am-2 pm; Caregiver support
for spouses, Weds; Adult child group
Tues. Info 718.225.6750x331 or x243
-Weekday programs for preschool children (ages 3-5) w/ developmental disabilities & their families. Snacks served.
Programs are ongoing & may be joined at
any time. Info & RSVP: 718.423.6111 ext
242: Gym And Creative Exploration -
Mon & Weds, 3-4:30 pm
SMART Recovery
www.smartrecovery.org. 97-29 64 Rd,
Rego Park, 212.631.1198. Every Sun,
11:30 am
Women’s Support Group
Kissena Jewish Center, 43-43 Bowne St,
Flushing, info & reg. 718.461.1871.
Alternating Thurs, 10 am


137-35 Northern Blvd & Linden Pl,
718.463.7700 x222, www.flushingtownhall.org.
718.482.5151, www.lagcc.cuny.edu/
min. tours $10/$7 seniors, students,
children/ $0m, children under 4) 34-56
107 St, Corona, group rates:
718.478.8274. www.LouisArmstrongHouse.org.

MoMA PS1 22-25 Jackson Ave, LIC,
IMAGE 35 Ave & 36 St, Astoria,
718.784.0077, 718.777.6800, www.mov
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. Free
every first Friday
QUEENS COLLEGE 65-30 Kissena
Blvd, Flushing, 718.997.5000.
Aaron Copland School of Music
Concerts almost daily, info
-QC Opera Studio; QC Orchestra; QC
Choral Society, faculty, student
ensembles, alumni, guests (Donation
suggested) Daily schedule www.qc.
cuny.edu/music, 718.997.3800.
-Queens College Evening Readings
See schedule at www.qcreadings.org
-Chamber Music Live to December 11,
10 am; Revelations: Arts Education for
Young People
Check back in Spring 2017 for official
date & time
-Free Social Anxiety Support &
Treatment for Queens Residents QC
Psychological Ctr. Email contact info,
best times, & whether it’s ok to leave a
msg. to QCPC@qc.cuny.edu.
-Godwin-Ternbach Museum 405
Klapper Hall, 718.997.3800, www.qcpages.qc.cuny.edu/godwin-ternbach/.
Flushing Meadows Park, 718.592. 9700,
www.queensmuseum.org. Art access for
those with autism and special needs.Reg:
email mitra@queensmuseum.org.
(schedule online), 718.592.9700.
-Panorama of the City of New York
-World’s Fair Visible Storage
-The Neustadt Collection Of Tiffany
-From Watersheds to Faucets: The
Marvel of NYC’s Water Supply
-Drop-in Family Workshops (free w/
Admission) Second Sundays 1:30-4:30
-Metlife Foundation Second Sundays
for Families
-Free Museum Tours Sun. 2, 3, 4 pm
Flushing Meadows-Corona Park
www.queenstheatre.org, 718.760.0064.
COLLEGE Performing Arts Ctr., 222-
05 56 Avenue Bayside. Info, tix
718.631.6311, www.visitqpac.org.
Queens Symphonic Band Openings for
woodwind, brass, bass and percussion
instrumentalists. No audition required,
sit in on next concert - Begins Sep 9.
Bring your instrument. Info
718.340.8324. Email phizy@aol.com
Rehearsals Wednesdays, 7:15-9:45 pm
32-01 Vernon Blvd., LIC, 718.956.
1819, wwwsocratessculpturepark.org.
Concerts almost daily, 94-20 Guy R.
Brewer Blvd, Jamaica, 718-262-2000.

Arts Other:

Calpulli Music Mexican dance class
and performance. See calpullidance.org
for dates and time.
Forest Hills Symphony Orchestra
Auditions/ rehearsals. Forest Hills
Jewish Ctr., 106-06 Queens Blvd.
www.Fhso.org. Wednesdays, 7:30-10 pm
Greek Folk Dancing Classes (free) 26-
80 30 St, Astoria, info, reg 718.726.7329
- Adults: Saturdays 2-3:30 pm; Children:
Fridays, 6-7 pm
Green Space dance studio, 37-24 24 St,
Italian Language Classes for Kids &
Adults Visit www.Camruco.org for
Registration & class schedule
Laughing Devil Comedy Club 47-38
Vernon Blvd, LIC, 347.913.3845 •
Laughing Devil Presents - best comics in
NY ($20), every Fri & Sat, 8 & 10:30 pm
• She-Devils, Sundays 8 pm ($15) • The
Big Thing ($10) Pros on the rise, every
Weds, 8 pm • Devil Science Theater 3K
($6) Cult films & alcohol & comedians,
every Thurs, 10:30 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 Theatre every Saturday, 2
pm: Princess Particular alternating w/
Pirate Pete’s Parrot ($15/ $10 children/
4-pack $40)
Thalia Spanish Theatre 41-17
Greenpoint Ave, Sunnyside,


FIELD Y 212-00 23 Ave, Bayside,
Early childhopd Education ages 3-5
Mon-Fri, 2-4 pm (science discovery;
cooking; literacy class; yoga class;
music) Customizable times available at
Street, Forest Hills, 718-268-5011,
-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.
CROSS ISLAND YMCA 238-10 Hillside
Ave, Bellerose. See online for afterschool
programs: ymcanyc.org/crossisland. 718-
Cambria Heights. Info www.ehnc.com,
866.539.0999. Most events are RSVP/
Registration required, 646.476.1294.
-Living w/ Diabetes (cooking, medication) - Low-Impact Zumba - Fitness
Workout - Sitting Zumba - Meditation
- Cellphones for Elders - Caregivers
Empowerment Group - Understanding
events at various locations, registration
required, 718.267.4333, (registration and

more events www.mshq.org/ events).
-Prana Yoga for Busy People, Douris
Tower, 27-40 Hoyt Ave South, 2nd Floor
Exercise Room, Astoria. Tuesdays, 6:30
pm. Registration required.
-Gentle Yoga for Everyone Douris Tower,
27-40 Hoyt Ave South, 2nd Floor Exercise
Room, Astoria - Tuesdays, 11 am & noon
(registration required)
-Flu Shots ($15)
45 Main St., Flushing / 174-03 Horace
Harding Exwy, Fresh Meadows. Call for
schedule, pre-registration, 718.670.1695.
Schedule info NYHQ.org events link.
-Support Groups: Diabetes Educ., New
Moms, Look Good-Feel Better Female
Cancer (Cancer Ctr, 56 Ave & 141 St),
Blood Drive, Breastfeeding, Support
Group, (Cancer Ctr), Tai Chi Class; Yoga;
Radication Oncology Patient Education
NO-COST DIGITAL MAMMOGRAMS and Clinical Breast Exams
American-Italian Cancer Foundation.
Regularly comes to various communities.
For women age 50+ w/o insurance; 40+
w/insurance, annual recommended. Call
for info and appointment near you
(required) 877.628.9090.
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 Stage Dementia Care Program:
Support group, word games, exercise,
current events, music, trips - Tues &
Thurs, 10 am-2 pm; Caregiver support
for spouses, Weds; Adult child group
Tues. Info 718.225.6750x331 or x243
-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 3-6; join any
-Monday Magic: Learn & Play ($5 per
family) Little Neck Location.
718.423.6111 ext 242. Mon 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 O-Negative) To donate or organize a drive,
call NYCB 800.933.2566,
Lighthouse Guild Vision + Health
(Jewish Guild Healthcare) Healthcare
services for visually impaired and multi-disabled. Info 800.284.4422, www.lighthouseguild.org
Scan Van Mobile Mammography
appointments required 800.564.6868
NYFAC (NY Families For Autistic
Children) Free Zumba Classes
164-14 Cross Bay Blvd, Howard Beach

Fridays, 7-9 pm , 347.566.3122

Historical Societies:

Fort Totten Park, North of 212 St and
Cross Island Pkwy. For info visit
www.baysidehistorical.org, or call

Parks & Recreation:

AL OERTER RECREATION CENTER 131-40 Fowler Ave, Flushing.
New classes, low-cost membership:
Chair aerobics, wheelchair-friendly
exercise machines, basketball. Kids:
kickball, indoor soccer, flag football,
whiffleball; adults: dodgeball, walleyball, volleyball in evenings.
CTR Pre-register for ALL events.
228-06 Northern Blvd, Douglaston,
718.229.4000, www.alleypond.com.
-Birthday Parties ($250 and up)
Weekends 10-12 pm; 1-3pm, some
weekend evenings and weekdays.
-Children’s Nature Programs (ages 18
months thru high school) weekdays,
weekend, after school, winter recessbirthday parties, internships. Ongoing.
-Family & Adult Programs
Hiking Club, Astronomy, Knitting.
-Nature Education Programs ages 18
mos. - 4 yrs. Now registering for sessions
thru Dec. Call for info.
Animal Care Trainee ages 8-12 (call for
Toddler Time - ages 24-35 months
Fledglings - ages 3-4
APEC Explorers - 2nd-3rd grade


CUNY: NYC College Line
www.NYCCollegeLine.org. Constantly
updated info; Rapid support from professionals; readiness; admissions info;
financial aid; summer internships; visit,
join, or open online forums
31-10 Thomson Ave, LIC, 718.482.7200,
-Free GED Program at Adult Learning
Center, 718.482.5385
-Home to Work Ctr. For displaced
homemakers. Assessment, counseling,
referrals, workshops, computer & vocational training, job search assistance.
-Practical Nurse Program funding
available. 718.609.2130
-Veterans Upward Bound Program:
Free Evening College Prep and GED
classes; Apply GI benefits; Computer
Workshops: Tues & Thurs 6-9:30 pm, Rm
C337. RSVP, limited seating. Elizabeth
Allen 718.482.5386/ 5231.
58-20 Little Neck Pkwy, Little Neck,
Ongoing registration. RSVP, info
718.423.6111 ext 242; email
ASmith@sfy.org. Progs $5 per family:

-Indoor Playground ($7 for one adult,
one child; $2 for each add’l) for age 5
and under, must be w/ adult. climbers,
bridges, balance beam, activities; sneakers required; No registration.
Weds 10:45-11:45 am, 718.225.6750 ext
229, Email CGiancola@sfy.org
-Gym and Creative Exploration ($5
per family; ages 3-5 with developmental
disabilities & their families) Little Neck
- Wednesdays, 3-4:30 pm
-Monday Magic: Learn & Play ($5 per
family; ages 3-5 with developmental disabilities & their families) At Bay Terrace
Ctr, 212-00 23 Ave, Bayside. Mondays
3-4:30 pm

Senior Centers:

Pomonok Senior Ctr. (QCH) 67-09
Kissena Blvd, Flushing, 718.591.3377.
-SNAP screening, applic. assistance,
recertification; age 60+ M-F, 8 am-4 pm
-Care Assistance w/applics, recerts,
SNAP, Medicare, Medicaid; translation
svcs; English, Russian, Spanish. Monday
& Wednesday; 9 am-4 pm (by appt only)
Queens Community House Caregiver
Support Services 108-25 62nd Dr, Forest
Hills. www.queenscommunityhouse.org.
-Monday & Wednesday evenings,
Tuesday afternoons, Groups meet twice
per month. 718.268.5960 ext 226
-Tuesday afternoons, once per month, in
Russian. 718.592.5757 ext 247

AARP Chapter 2889: American Legion
Hall beginning in September, Grand Ave,
Maspeth 718.672.9890. Meetings 1st &
3rd Weds, 12 pm
Help with Home Energy (HEAP)
Grants 31-28 Ditmars Blvd, Astoria,
718.726.0034. Ongoing
Richmond Hill, 718.618.5405.
221-15 Horace Harding Expwy, Bayside.
Community Services, 45-25 Kissena
Blvd, Flushing, 718.886.5777.
67-09 108 St, Forest Hills,
Center for Seniors 23-56 Broadway,
Astoria, 718.626.1500 & 718.278.4432.
FLUSHING HOUSE 38-20 Bowne St,
347-532-3025 or 718.762.3198.
JEWISH CTR. 193-10 Peck Ave, Fresh
Meadows, 718.357.5100.
FOREST HILLS S.C. 108-25 62nd Dr,
155-55 Crossbay Blvd., Howard Beach,
718.738.8100. Mon-Fr, 9 am-4 pm

02 Kew Gardens Rd, Suite 202, Kew
Gardens, 718.997.6000. Open M-F,
10am-4pm. Health, Arts, Taxes,
Medicare, Computers, Workshops,
Lectures. Call for schedule. See website
for recreational activities in the area @
SENIOR CENTER 101-41 91st Street,
Ozone Park (meets monthly, 1st & 3rd
Thursdays in the church basement).
68-52 Fresh Pond Rd, Ridgewood,
718.456.9355, 8 am-4 pm Every day.
-One Stop Social Work, Receive social
services, Every thursday
Visit www.cardellaseniors.org for other
POMONOK S.C. 67-09 Kissena Blvd,
Flushing, Contact Angella at
718.591.3377. Monthly calendar of
Events available online through Queens
Community House website:
108-25 62 Dr, Forest Hills,
718.592.5757. qchnyc.wordpress.com
Eviction Prevention Unit (EPU)
Negotiate w/landlords, identify emergency resources, stabilize long-term living situation.
Free Legal Counseling: Power of attorney, medical proxy designation, advice.
By appointment, call above.
Peer; Caregiver Support Groups
QCH: Forest Hills, Jackson Hts,
Flushing; in English, Spanish, Russian,
Bengali. Info 718.592.5757 x238
-Free Housing Programs: Eviction
Prevention (Court papers/process, advocacy, tenants of foreclosed); Entitlements
SCRIE, Disabled Rent Increase Exempt.
(DRIE); HEAP (heating), Family Eviction
Prevention, Public Benefit Screening;
-Tenant Info/Train/Advocacy: Repair
issues, harassment, rent overcharges, capital improvement; Property Owner
Info/Assist: SCHE, STAR Tax Credit
RSVP 718.268.5960 x226.
QCH Pomonok Senior Ctr 67-09
Kissena Blvd, Flushing, 718.591.3377.
-Movies: Old Faves, New Hits
Wednesdays, 1 pm
-SNAP screening, application & recertification assistance - info 718.591.3377
-Dear Abby discussion group
Thursdays, 11 am
-Men’s Exercise Group w/ professional
trainer (age 60+) space limited, bring
DOCTOR’S NOTE permitting exercise
and use of gym equipment.
Borough Hall, 120-55 Queens Blvd,
Room 319, Kew Gardens, 718.268.5954.
REGO PARK S.C. 93-29 Queens Blvd,
Rego Park, Irina 718.896.8511. Free
membership, classes, workshops, case
assistance. Hot lunches served 12 pm-1
pm in Dining Hall.
& SVCS 59-14 70 Ave, Ridgewood,

106-06 Queens Blvd, Forest Hills,
Flushing, 718.886.5777.
Ave, Maspeth, 718.429.3636
STEINWAY S.C. 20-43 Steinway St,
Astoria. Activities and services nclude:
lunch; social services, educational workshops, chair yoga, meditation and aerobics; line dance and ballroom dance;
lifestyle management classes; oil painting and crafts classes; humor and politics
discussion; sing-alongs and first run
movies. 718.626.1500. Mon-Fri, 8:30
am-4:30 pm

(Hosting All Saints Church, Woodhaven
program) 85-09 118 St, Richmond
Hill/Kew Gardens.
Last Saturday of the month. Call Camille,
ADULTS 43-31 39 St, Sunnyside,
718.784.6173. https://www.scsny.org/

Street Fairs, Flea/Farmers’ Markets

-Astoria Greenmarket 14 St, 31 Ave &
31 Rd • To Nov 18, 8 am - 3pm.
-Corona Greenmarkets
Roosevelt Ave & 103 St. Fridays to Nov
20, 8 am - 3 pm.
-Elmhurst Hospital Greenmarket
41 Ave, 80 & 81 Sts. Tuesdays, to Nov
24, 8 am - 4 pm.
-Forest Hills Greenmarket &
Composting* Queens Blvd & 70th Ave.
Sundays, Year Round, 8 am - 3 pm.
-Jackson Heights Greenmarket &
Composting* 34 Ave & 78 St, Sundays
Year Round, 8 am to 3 pm (Winter hours
8 am. - 2 am.)
-LIC Youthmarket Vernon Blvd betw.
48 & 49 Aves. Vendors wanted, apply
www.nyc.gov/sapo. Saturdays to 9/26
9 pm - 4 pm
-Pomonok Community Farmers
Market Pomonok Neighborhood Center,
67-09 Kissena Blvd, Flushing,
Across from Queens College, Main Gate
• To Nov 25, Wednesdays, 9 am— 4 pm
-Queens Botanical Garden Farmers
Mkt Fridays (see Parks, QBG), To Nov
20, Fridays, 8:30 am – 4 pm
-Queens Urban Market 50-01 2nd St
Hunters Point, Long Island City, Mon-
Sat, 11am - 12am, Sun, 11 am-10 pm.
(718) 433-4995.
-Socrates Sculpture Park GrowNYC
Greenmarket & Composting* (see
Parks, Socrates) Saturdays to Nov 21, 8
am - 4 pm, Compost collected every
Saturday, 8 am - 2 pm
-Sunnyside Greenmarkets &
Composting* Skillman Ave, betw. 42 &
43 Sts, Open Saturdays, Year-round, 8
am - 3 pm.

*Composting tips: freeze food scraps: fruit & vegs, coffee grounds & filters, tea bags, eggshells, nutshells, bread, pasta-no toppings. Please no meat, dairy, bones, or oily foods.

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