2017-07-12 / Community Calendar

Gazette Calendar Of Events

Calendar compiled by Bronwyn Davila.

Dates & times are subject to change. SEND INFO TWO WEEKS PRIOR to the event (this is a WEEKLY paper) to qgazette@aol.com, or 42-16 34th Ave, Astoria 11101.

ARTS/ ENTERTAINMENT/ SPORTS:

Flushing Town Hall 137-35
Northern Blvd. visit flushingtownhall.org for a full list of events.
-Taking it to the Streets: 1950s NY
Through the Lens of Flushing
Photographer Frank Oscar Larson
($5 Suggested Donation/Free
Members & Students) Ongoing
exhibit
LIC Arts Open 44-02 23 St, #321,
LIC. More info at licartsopen.org
Live At The Gantries! Every
Tuesday night, Gantry Plaza State
Park
-Alex Cummings Ensemble:
Straight Ahead Jazz Jul 18, 7 pm
MoMA PS1 22-25 Jackson Ave, LIC
-The Jim Henson Exhibition
Opening reception. Jul 18, 9:30 am-1
pm
-After-Hours Viewings of James
Turrell’s Meeting! ($20), every Mon
beginning May 8
-Warm Up 2017 Landmark 20th season begins July 1. Tix on sale now for
all events, including ltd $98 pkg/10
dates. Call 718.784.2084 x 0 for
advance tix. LIC residence w/ proof
of residency in ZIPs 11101-11109
receive 1 free ticket.
Tix $18 adv., $22 day-of; MoMA
Members $16; MoMA PS1+
Members $13. Info & purchase at
mo.ma/1998package
The Noguchi Musuem 32-37 Vernon
Blvd, LIC
Queens College 65-30 Kissena Blvd
Queens Museum Flushing Meadows
Park, 718.592.9700, www.queensmuseum.org
-Passport Thursdays Outdoor
International Dance, Music and
Film Series: Philippines Jul 13, 7-10
pm
-What Will Be Different?: A
Conversation on Artist-Activists in
a Changing America Jul 15, 2-4:30
pm
-Free Drop-In Family Workshops
Saturdays, 1-4 pm
-Free Guided Tours 2 PM (English),
3 pm (Spanish, 4 pm Panorama of the
City of New York Tour (English)
-Never Built New York: Dare To
Dream Back the project on
Kickstarter & get special ltd. edition
rewards incl. 3D printed models used
on the Panorama, a blueprint form the

1939 World’s Fair, signed copies of
the Never Built New York book &
more. Sept 17-Feb 18 2018
-Poems of Light: A New New
Yorkers Workshop w/ Sol Aramendi.
May 15-Jul 10, 10 am-12 pm
-Nine: 2017 Studio Program
Exhibition Apr 9-Aug 27
-Anna K.E.: Profound Approach
and Easy Outcome Apr 9-Feb 18,
2017
-Ronny Quevedo: no hay medio
tiempo/there is no halftime Apr 9-
Aug 13
-A Passion for Tiffany Lamps Thru
April, 2018
-Adopt-A-Building on the Famed
Panorama ($50-$1000) Info
718.592.9700 x 141, or dw@queensmuseum.org. Ongoing
Queensborough Community
College 222-05 56 Ave, Bayside
Queens Council On The Arts
Socrates Sculpture Park 32-01
Vernon Blvd, LIC. Info 718-956-
1819, socratessculpturepark.org
-Socrates Farmers Market Summer
Saturdays, 8 am-4 pm
-Free Yoga In The Park Every Sat &
Sun
Queens Museum New York City
Building, Flushing Meadows Corona
Park
Queens Composers Ft works
Immigrant Dreams by Carlo Nicolau
& International Express by Quentin
Chiappetta, in homage to the 7 train
-Big Time Summer Art Thing for
Kids Reg. now for Jul-Aug sessions.
Programs incl. Poster Art, The Doodle
Factory, Inflatable Pavilions &
Extraordinary Sculptures from
Ordinary Trash.
-Marinella Senatore: Plaza
Universale/Social Stages Apr 9-Jul
30
-Nine: 2017 Queens Museum Studio
Program Exhibition Apr 9-Aug 27
-Anna K.E.: Profound Approach
and Easy Outcome Apr 9-Feb 18,
2018
-Ronny Quevedo: no hay medio
tiempo/there is no halftime Apr 9-
Aug 13
-Commonwealth: Water For All
Thru Jul 30
“Under The Hood” ($10) Artist
workshop understanding the elements
of an effective budget. Queens
Council on the Arts, 37-11 35 Ave, Jul
13, 6 pm
York College 90-24 Guy R. Brewer
Blvd, Jamaica

ARTS OTHER:

Bouzouki Lessons Technique, scales

and history of rebetika. Greek
Cultural Center, 26-80 30 St, Astoria,
Saturdays 12-2 pm
Flux Factory 39-31 29 St, LIC. Info
at fluxfactory.org
-Humorgus Smorgasbord
Application deadline Jun 15. Recieve
stipends. Exhibition dates Sept 6-19
QED Astoria 27-16 23 Ave, Astoria.
Tix & info at qedastoria.com
This week: America’s Sweethearts,
Neato Edito, My First Time: A Stand
Up and Storytelling Show
“Rhinoceros” Adaptation of the
absurdist classic by Eugene Ionesco.
Astoria Park, Jul 29, Aug 5, 12 & 19,
4 pm
Rite of Summer Music Festival
Governor’s Island, NY
-Pamela Z Nolan Park, Jul 8, 1 &3
pm
-Contemporaneous Nolan Park, Aug
12, 1& 3 pm
The Secret Theatre 4402 23 St, LIC.
Info secrettheatre.com
-“Pirate Pete’s Parrot” and
“Princess Particular” ($10
Children/$15 Adults) alternating
weekends, sched online, 2:30 pm
-Broadway Summer Camp Reg. at
secrettheatre.com. Jul 10-Aug 4, separated by weeks.

COMMUNITY MTGS, EVENTS:

Central Queens Y 67-09 108 St,
Forest Hills
Community Board 5 Public
Hearing and Board Meeting Chirst
the King High School (CNL Room,
Door #10, 3 Fl), 68-02 Metropolitan
Ave, Jul 12, 7:30 pm
Free Immigration Services in
Queens Spons. by CM Dromm &
New Immigrant Community
Empowerment (NICE). Info at
cuny.edu/citizenshipnow, appointments at 212.652.2071. 71-29
Roosevelt Ave, Mondays 9 am-5 pm
Grace Institute Administrative
Professional Program’s Evening
Health Care Sector 8 wk program.
Info, open houses, start dates, graceinstitute.org or email
admissions@graceinstitute.org
Greater Flushing Chamber of
Commerce Presents: Greenmarket
WIC, SNAP/EBT, debit & credit
cards accepted. Kissena Blvd &
Maple Ave, Wednesdays Jul 5-Nov
22, 8 am-4 pm
Italian Nights 2017 Feat. the
Inoculated Canaries Band Youth
Night. Athens Square Park, 30 St &
30 Ave, Jul 5-Aug 30, Wednesdays 7-
9 pm
BP Katz All events at Queens

Borough Hall (12-55 Queens Blvd)
unless otherwise listed.
-Yesterday & Today In partnership
w/ Kupferberg Center for Arts &
NYC Parks. MacNeil Park,
Poppenhusen Ave bet. 146 & 147
Aves in Springfield Gardens, Jul 16, 6
pm
-Dr K’s Mowtown Revue
Springfield Park, Springfield Blvd
bet. 146 & 147 Sts, Jul 16, 6 pm
Kiwanis Club of Sunnyside will
meet the 2nd and 4th Wednesday of
every month at Sidetracks 45-08
Queens Blvd., Sunnyside 6:30 pm
LICity/Astoria Lions Club will meet
second Tuesday of the month at the
Irish Center 1040 Jackson Ave, LIC, 7
PM
Long Island City Partnership
NYC Department of Buildings
Homeowners and Residents Night
120-55 Queens Blvd, Tuesdays at 4 &
7 pm
Pheffer Amato Mobile Office Hours
-Lindenwood Shopping Center 82-
35 153 Ave, Jul 19, 3-6 pm
QEDC Workshop Alert
-Money for Your Business: Come
Meet the Lenders Jul 12, 6 pm
Queens Greenmarket: Sunnyside
Skillman Ave & 43 St, Saturdays, 8
am-3 pm. Visit grownyc.org for info
“Saving Jamaica Bay” A
Documentary Screening Bungalow
Bar, 377 Beach 92 St, Jul 20, 8 pm
Vocational Rehabilitation For the
disabled & unemployed. Info at
347.510.3100, or acces.nysed.gov
Whitestone Fall In House Football
League ($250) For info and to register contact whitepointyouthfootball@aol.com or John McArdle at
347.322.0374

HEALTH:

Free Prostate Cancer Screenings
Sen Addabbo & Integrated Medical
Foundation for men over age 40 NOT
previously diagnosed w/ prostate cancer, w/ or w/o insurance. Bring self-addressed envelope & photo ID.
Screenings incl. PSA blood test.
Space is ltd., schedule an apt at
718.4971630 or 66-85 73 Pl
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)
-Ecuadorian Consulate 24-15
Queens Plaza N, Jul 12

-Emerald Isle Immigration Center
5926 Woodisde Ave, Jul 13
-Office of Council Member Barry
Grodenchik Key Food Parking Lot,
214-14 73 Ave, Jul 14
-Happiness Adult Day Care Center
49-03 69 St, Jul 20
-Brian Barnwell 54-11 31 Ave, Jul 20
-Saints Joachim & Ann Roman
Catholic Church 218-26 105 Ave,
Jul 22
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.

HISTORICAL SOCIETIES:

Kingsland Homestead Presents:
Independence Day Picnic ($15 presale/$ 20 door) For tix visit patrioticpicnic.eventbrite.com or call
718.939.0647. 143-35 27 Ave, Jul 8,
1-4 pm
Lewis H Latimer House Museum
Leavitt St & 137 St, Apr 15-Aug 6
-“Light Spectrum” At Lewis H.
Latimer House Museum
Public Art Sculpture: “Light
Spectrum,” A Beacon Lewis H
Latimer House Musuem, Leavitt St &
137 St, Thru Aug 6

LIBRARY SYSTEM:

Google CS First
-Fashion and Design Club Glen
Oaks, 256-04 Union Tpk, Jul 10 - Jul
20 (Mon - Thurs), 1-2 pm
-First Club Ozone Park, 92-24
Rockaway Blvd, Jul 10 - Aug 21
(Mon), 3:30-4:30 pm
-First Club: Social Media Queens
Village, 94-11 217 St, Jul 11 - Jul 21
(Tues & Fri), 11 am-12 pm
-Game Design Forest Hills, 108-19
71 Ave, Jul 11 - Aug 9, 11 am-1 pm
Queens-Wide Anti-Discrimination
Training Register at projectreachnyc.org or 917.749.6116. Queens
Library at Corona, 38-23 104 St
Queens Library: 100s of events
daily visit www.queenslibrary.org,
click on programs; call Central
Library 718.990.0700 or individual
branches.

PARKS & RECREATION:

Alley Pond Environmental Center
(APEC) Pre-register for ALL events.
228-06 Northern Blvd, Douglaston
This week: Adventure Time: Slimy,
Slippery Snails, Alley ECO club:
Make a Splash, Star Gazing Wonders

– Astronomy Night, Novel Nights
Flushing Meadows Corona Park By
the Unisphere
-Salsa Warriors Dancing Jul 12, 7-9
pm
-Passport Thursdays: Philippines
Jul 13, 7-10 pm
-New York Road Runners Open
Run 111 St, near Zoo. Jul 13, 7-8 pm
-In Search of Something Special
Playground for All Children (111 St),
Jul 16, 1-4 pm
New York State Safe Boating Class
($65) Taught by US Coast Guard
Auxiliary instructors. Recreational
boaters & PWC Operators. Info 347.
336.5866, reg at
uscgaux120.org/unit_classes.html. 1
day, 8 hrs. Flotilla 12-01, Fort Totten
Park, Jul 8, 8:45 am-4:45 pm
Open Run In Astoria Park Bag
check is not provided. Open to all
ages, experience levels, walkers,
strollers & dogs, all welcome!
Saturdays, 9 am
Seasonal Farmstand at Queens
County Farm Museum Info at
718.347.3276. 73-50 Little Neck
Pkway, May 17-Nov, Weds-Fri, 11
am-3 pm, Sat & Sun 11 am-5 pm

SCHOOLS, CLASSES:

5 Boro Lacrosse Boys High School
Program Info at bomberslacrosseclub@aol.com, 917.282.8638 or
bomberslacrosse.com
Asphalt Green Summer Day Camp
(Prices vary by session & age)
Registration open now at asphaltgreen.org for 5 sessions from Jun 29-
Aug 18, 8:30 am-4:30 pm M-F. 4 /12-
15 yrs, UES & Battery Park City locations. Certified Home Health Aide
Training 3-wk program, open house
Mon & Tues, 1st 2 wks/month. Info at
718.784.6160
Dwarf Giraffe Athletic League Tee
Ball Registration For kids ages 4 &
5. Register in person at the DG building (149-50 15 Rd, Whitestone) or
online at dwarfgiraffe.com. All games
played at Harvey Park, season began
on Apr 8
Educational Opportunities The
State Education Depart. Continuing
Education Services Vocational
Rehabilitation if you have a disability,
or unemployed visit
www.acces.nysed.gov.
Grace Institute (Free) Women transition back into the workforce. For
training program and info www.graceinstitute.org/admissions@graceinstitute.org.
Italian Charities of America Italian

Classes For Adults ($60/10 weeks)
Beginner, intermediate & advanced.
83-20 Queens Blvd. More info
718.478.3100. Begins Mar 7, 7 pm
LaGuardia Community College
NYC Residents veterans 60 or older
may attend college for a small fee. For
more info 718-482-5386
Sunnyside Up Free Pre-
Kindergarten Students must be 4 yrs
old, born in 2013. Call 718.784.6173
ext 410 or email prek@scsny.org.
Whitepoint Cheer Squad Spring
and Fall Cheer Program For details
& registration visit whitepointyouthfootball.com.
Woodside On The Move Adult
Computer Classes Basic computer
skills. Reg at 718.476.8449 ext 16.
Mondays for 12 wks, 5:30-7:30 pm &
Wednesdays 3-5 pm

SENIORS:

Met Council’s Project Metropair:
Free Home Repairs Svcs incl: bathtub grab bars, smoke & Carmon
monoxide detector, door locks, window locks & screens, railings, light
bulbs, sinks & faucets, holes, cracks
& dents in wall, winterizing windows,
more. Required: 60+ yrs, NYC resident, show financial need. Info at
212.453.9542, 212.453.9607 or
metropair@metcouncil.org
Queens AARP Chorus Looking for
retired people to sing at nursing
homes and AARP chapters. Meet
every Fri @ 1 pm. Clearview Self
Help Center, 208-11 26 Ave, Bayside
The Samuel Field Y 58-20 Little
Neck Pkway, Little Neck
-The Early Stage Memory Care
Program Daily Support Group Info
at 718.225.6750, ext 331. Tues &
Thurs, 10 am-2 pm
Technology Classes For Seniors
(Free) Available to all Queensbridge
residents. Mon/Wed: Beyond the
Basics (in Spanish), Computer Basics.
Tues/Fri: Beyond the Basics,
Financial Literacy, Social
Networking. Queensbridge Jacob A.
Riis Senior Center, 10-25 41 Ave, LIC

STREET:

Queens Greenmarket Sunnyside
Saturdays Skillman Ave & 43 St. 8
am to 3 pm. Textile & rechargeable
battery recycling 9 am to 1 pm
Food Scrap Collection (by big! compost) 10 am to 1 pm. Info at
grownyc.org

ONGOING EVENTS; ORGANIZATIONS

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, NY 10017, www.americaworks.com, 212. 599.5627. Also in
Jamaica and Far Rockaway
Animal Shelter/Rescue (donations
always appreciated):
-Animal Rescue Pet adoptions,
718.224.8629 or 631.420.0425.
-Animals Can’t Talk 718.393.7535,
animalscanttalk@aol.com
-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: 7186707221, kittykaretakers@gmail.com
-Muffin’s Pet Connection Helps find
homes for pets. 718.833.7988 or
www.muffins.org.
-www.petfinder.com For further info
Business Assistance Calendar For
business owners seeking assistance in
skills. www.queensbp.org.
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 www.dec.ny.gov
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
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 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 Colonoscopy Screenings The
#2 cancer killer. Age 50+, once a
decade. Info for screening American
Cancer Soc 800.227.2345.
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 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
718.478.3848.
Free Medicaid, SNAP Screenings
3rd Thursdays, Cncl. Ferreras’ ofc 32-
33A Junction Blvd, E. Elmhurst,
718.651.1917.
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.
HANAC Western Queens
Caregivers Network. Weekly support
group, counseling sessions, referrals.
Info 718.777.6941
Jackson Heights Community

Chorus Tues rehearsals. Renaissance
Charter School, 35-59 81 St, Info
917.200.5779. Tuesday rehearsals
7:30-9:30 pm
Jobs for New Yorkers Tens of thousands of jobs on construction projects
by Gov. Cuomo. www.labor.ny.gov/jobs/regional.shtm.
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 CERT: Community
Emergency Response Team. 10-week
training.
www.nyc.gov/html/oem/html/get_ inv
olved/cert.shtml.
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.
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 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 Business courses, one-on-one
help; Easy access to the services
needed to start, operate and grow your
business. Visit www.nyc.gov/business
or call 718-570-8500
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.
QEDC (Queens Econ. Devel. Corp.)
Resources for small business owners,
entrepreneurs, General Queens
events. Info 718.263.0546,
www.queensny.org/qedc/ (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
www.madeinqueens.nyc/
Riders Alliance Organizing mass
transit riders for affordable fares,
service restoration, general improvements. www.ridersny.org., 212-590-
9427
Sunnyside Community Svcs. (free)
-Assists in filing Food Stamps applications. 718.784.6173 x110; Free
training to be Home Health Aide, job
placement. 718.784.6160 x338;
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,
718.906.0660;
-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
www.nycparkstreeguard.com
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
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
Workforce 1 Career Center, Queens
168-25 Jamaica Ave, 2nd Fl., Jamaica,
718.557.6755, www.nyc.gov/workforce1.

LAGUARDIA COMMUNITY
COLL.
31-10 Thomson Ave, LIC,
718.482.7200,
www.laguardia.edu/acereg.
-CUNY Fatherhood Academy 4-
month, 3 day a week program
Recruiting Now (free; ages 18-24;
unemployed/underemployed)
LAGCC, 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
-Free GED Program at Adult
Learning Center, 718.482.5385
-Green Jobs Training Program
Apply www.greenworkforcenyc.org,
718.663.8407
-Home to Work Ctr. For displaced
homemakers. Assessment, counseling, referrals, workshops, computer &
vocational training, job search assistance. 718.482.5166.
-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.
-Practical Nurse Program funding
available. 718.609.2130
-Veterans Only: Evening College
Prep and GED Classes (free) Info
Elizabeth Allen at 718.482.5386 /
5231, www.lagcc.cuny.edu/veterans.

SAMUEL FIELD Field YM &
YWHA 58-20 Little Neck Pkwy,
Little Neck, 718.225.6750.
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

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