2018-06-13 / Community Calendar

Gazette Calendar Of Events

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.
-Global Mashup: Texas Meets Peru 7
pm dance lesson, 8 pm concert ($16/10)
June 15
-The Emperor’s Nightingale by Pan
Asian Reperatory Theatre. Family-friendly adaptation of Hans Christian
Andersen’s The Nightingale ($10/free
to members & students) 3 pm June 17
-Queens Jazz Orchestra honoring Dr.
Jimmy Heath ($42/$32 members/$20
students) 8 pm June 29
MoMA PS1 22-25 Jackson Ave, LIC
www.moma.org
-Warm Up Summer Music Series, live
& electronic music, every Saturday,
June 30 to Sept. 1.
www.moma.org/warmup Expedited
entry with $99 series purchase for all
ten events.
-Julia Phillips: Failure Detection sculpture exhibition April 15 - September 3
-Projects 108: Gauri Gill photography
exhibition April 13 - September 3
-Fernando Palma Rodriguez exhibition
April 15 - September 3.
-Reza Abdoh video retrospective June 3
- Sept. 3
-Body Armor June 3 - Sept. 3
-Sunset viewings of James Turrell’s
Meeting June 4 - Aug. 27
-Preview of “Hide & Seek” by Dream
the Combine, winner of the Young
Architects Program 5 - 6:30 pm June 26
Museum of the Moving Image screens
“The Workers Cup” in celebration of
the World Cup. 36-01 35 Ave. Astoria
11106. www.MovingImage.us Until
June 17.
Noguchi Museum 9-01 33 Rd at
Vernon Blvd. LIC 718.203.7088
www.noguchi.org
-Free First Fridays: museum admission
free all day. through Sept. Tours of collection highlights & special exhibitions
at 2 in English & Japanese.
-Center of Attention: Conversation
about Oceane Delain’s Belle de Jour,
feat. in “Akari Unfolded: A Collection
by Ymer&Malta” on view through
1/29/19. (free with museum admission)
3:30 - 4:30 pm June 16
-Bang on a Can series performance by
Erik Friedlander’s Black Plebe Trio
(free with museum admission) celebrates outdoor sculpture. Akari:
Sculpture by Other Means on view
through 1/27/19
-Hands-On at Noguchi: Shaping Soft
Stone. View & discuss Noguchi’s stone
works & learn basic technique.
Registration required. Ages 18 & older.
($10 members/$20 non-members,

includes museum admission) 10 am - 6
pm June 17
Queens College Kupferberg Center
for the Arts 65-30 Kissena Blvd,
Flushing. Call 718.793.8080 for more
info or box office. info@kupferbergcenter.org
-The Nutcracker (State Ballet Theatre
of Russia) at Colden Auditorium.
Tickets $23-42 through www.ticketmaster.com . 10 percent discount to
CUNY students with student ID.
Family deals available . Visit or call
box office (718-793-8080) for discounts. December 15
-Duchas: The Drive Within exhibition
of Irish-inspired art. Opening reception
Aug. 4
-Scheherazade with Queens Symphony
Orchestra at LeFrak Concert Hall (free,
reservations recommended) 3 pm June
17
-Louis Armstrong Wonderful World
Free Music Festival - Flushing
Meadows Corona Park. VIP tickets
available. June 21
-Queens College Summer Camp Open
House. Programs in sports & theater,
dance, literature & sciences for ages 5
to 16. New this summer: Computer
Tech Camp focusing on “Coding for the
Future.”
www.queensknights.com/camps or
718.997.2777
Queens Council on the Arts
info@queenscouncilarts.org 37-11 35
Ave,Astoria
www.QueensCouncilArts.org
-QCA’s 2018 Arts Access and New
York’s Grant Programs have increased
grants of $1,000-$5,000 available. Visit
QCA website for more info.
-Queens Art Fund grant supports cultural projects that benefit Queens communities. Application deadline October 25
-ArtSite, QCA’s first public art project,
will award 8 artists with commission to
create temporary public art in Jamaica
& Jackson Heights. Application deadline June 20
-Creative Conversations monthly dinner
meeting to network, organize, meet
community stakeholders. Open to
artists & public. SUNY Educational
Opportunity Center, 158-29 Archer Ave.
Jamaica 11432 from 6 - 8 pm June 20
Queens Museum Flushing Meadows
Park, 718.592.9700, www.queensmuseum.org
-Free Drop-In Family Workshops
Saturdays, 1:30-4:30 pm
-Free Guided Tours 1 pm (English), 2
pm (Spanish), 3 pm Permanent
Collection Tour (English)
-Adopt-A-Building on the Famed
Panorama ($50-$1000) Info
718.592.9700 x 141, or dw@queensmuseum.org. Ongoing.
-Accepting applications for 2018-2020
Studio Program. Info session June 9.
Deadline July 10.
-Mel Chin: All Over the Place
Exhibition. On view through Aug 12.
“Fundreds All Over The Place” project

during the Sunday Family Workshops,
as part of Mel Chin’s exhibit.
-World Cinema & Culture 4-week New
New Yorkers workshop series in
Manhattan. 1:30 - 3:30 pm June 11
-Valerie Green/Dance Entropy present
Utopia followed by Q & A 1 - 2 pm
June 17
-Accepting applications for 2018-2019
Jerome Foundation Fellowship for
emerging artists in NYC. Deadline July
16
-Accepting applications for 2018-2020
Studio Program. Open house on July 9.
Deadline July 10
-Summer Art Camp: Big Time Summer
Art Thing For Kids ages 7 - 11.
Application deadline June 20
Queensborough Performing Arts
Center 222-05 56 Ave. Bayside. To buy
tickets, call 718.631.6311 or visit
www.visitqpac.org.
Socrates Sculpture Park 32-01 Vernon
Blvd, LIC. Info 718.956.1819,
socratessculpturepark.org
-Hiring Now: Paid Curatorial Summer
Intern. Apply online.
-Virginia Overton’s Built on view
through September
-Yoga in the Park (free) 9:30 -10:30 am
& 11 am - Noon Saturdays
-Yoga in the Park 10 - 11 am (free)
Sundays
-Tai Chi in the Park (free) 11 am - Noon
Sundays
-Sculpture in Motion with Little
Animation Studio for kids. 3 pm June 9
-Jazz at Socrates, 6:30 - 8 pm Aug. 9,
July 12 & June 14
-Saturday Sculpture Workshop: Means
of Production/Methods of Repair 12 - 3
pm June 16
-Saturday Sculpture Workshop with
Pam Reyes. Weaving 12 - 3 pm June 16
-Kayaking & Canoeing: LIC
Community Boathouse offers free
kayaking at Hallets Cove, weather permitting. 1 - 4 pm June 17
-Summer Solstice Celebration 5 pm -
dusk. Music, dance, art workshops,
activities. Ritual by Urban Shaman
Mama Donna June 21
York College 94-20 Guy R. Brewer
Blvd, Jamaica. Call 718.262.2000 for
more info

ARTS OTHER:

Carol Sudhalter www.sudhalter.com
-Cleopatra’s Needle June 16
Flux Factory 31-31- 29 St LIC
347.669.1406 www.fluxfactory.org
-WFLX: Flux Factory Radio. Free,
ongoing, listen via link on www.fluxfactory.org
-Kookerville: Solo exhibition by Lexy
Ho-Tai (free).
Keiko Studios June Jam Session.
Performers of all levels & instruments
encouraged to attend. ($10/free for performers) 212-26 Jamaica Ave. Queens
Village 11428. Location is handicap
accessible. 718-465-3456
www.KeikoStudios.com . Tickets at

www.eventbrite.com 7 - 10 pm June 22
Maple Grove performance of
“Finding Uncle Alfio” one-woman
play by Hon. Gloria Coco. Addresses
immigrant child death on Ellis Island
(Free but must reserve) Q & A and
reception after performance Email
info@FriendsOfMapleGrove.org The
Center at Maple Grove Cemetery, 127-
15 Kew Gardens Rd. Kew Gardens
11432. Call 347-878-6614 for resv. &
info. 3 pm June 16
“Moonstruck” screened by Hunters
Point Conservancy
www.HuntersPointConservancy.org at 7
pm June 15
Shakespeare-aoke with the
Gingerbread Players at St. Luke’s
Church, 85 Greenway South, Forest
Hills 11375. Cabaret-style of Bard’s
greatest scenes. ($10 to participate/$5
to be a “groundling,” refreshments
included) 7:30 pm June 30
The Killing Kompany
www.killingkompany.com 888-
SHOOT-EM
-”The Father’s Day Mystery” comedy
murder mystery dinner show at
Riccardo’s, 21-01 24 Ave. Astoria 718-
721-7777 ($45) 8 pm June 15
Jamaica Center For Arts And
Learning (JCAL) 161-04 Jamaica
Ave., four open calls music, and visual
arts for professional development and
residencies JCAL
-Jamaica, Artists Residency & Training
Workshop Series (ARTWorks, Inc.)
-Making Moves Dance Festival 2018
New York City based dance companies
to apply. At Jamaica Performing Arts
Center (JPAC), Set to be held on Sept.
22 & 23
-Choreographer + Composer Residency
starting in Oct. 2018 or Jan. 2019
Jerry Drake & The Front Page Big
Band at Knockout Center, 52-19
Flushing Ave Maspeth 11378. www.jerrydrake.com ($10) 7 pm July 6 & Aug.
3
Long Island City Arts at Plaxall
Gallery, 5-25 46 Ave. LIC 11101
www.licartists.org Now showing at
Plaxall Gallery:
-Gay Pride Dance Party for LIC-A
members 9:30 pm June 15. Plaxall
Gallery. 21+ Check website for details.
June 15
-If your work was displayed as part of
Kultur please return the A-Frame/ Signboard. www.licartsopen.org
-Rock. Paper.Scissors exhibit on view
June 9 - July 1
Long Island City Partnership
www.LICPartnership.org
-Summer Reading Kickoff Festival,
Friends of Court Square Library &
Queens Library Summer Reading, at
Murray Park, 10 am - noon. Contact
Meghan Cirrito to volunteer: 646-246-
3983. June 16
-LIC Summit at Museum of the Moving
Image 8 am - 2 pm June 19
-Make Music New York free musical
celebration at parks in all 5 boroughs.

Dutch Kills Street LIC Block Party
under overpass at Jackson Ave. 5:30 - 9
pm June 21
Louis Armstrong House Museum
“That’s My Home: Celebrating 75
Years of the Armstrongs In Corona” 34-
56 107 St. Corona 11368 Hours: Tues -
Fri 10 am - 5 pm . Weekends 12 - 5 pm.
($0-$10) www.louisarmstronghouse.org
-Free admission to fathers on Fathers
Day June 17
-Family Day: interacive conversation
about jazz, includes Rdd Beans & Rice
plus family activities. June 17
Make Music New York Sign up to perform or host performances at NYC’s
largest 1-day celebration of live music.
Event date Jun. 21.
www.matchny.makemusicday.org.
Newtown Literary Issue 12 Launch
Reading at Nowadays, 56-06 Cooper
Ave. Ridgewood 7 pm June 19
Noshwalks Register at www.noshwalks.com
-June 16: Astoria
-June 23 - Latin American Jackson
Heights
-June 30 - The Bronx
QED 27-16 23 Ave, Astoria
www.qedastoria.com . This week: Burn
Doen The Ground, written & performed
by Kambri Crews; Here’s The Thing
standup; My First Time stanup & storytelling The Secret Theatre 44-02 23 St, LIC.
Visit www.secrettheatre.com or call
718.392.0722 for more info.
-“Pirate Pete’s Parrot” and “Princess
Particular” ($10 children/$15 adults).
Alternating weekends, sched online,
2:30 pm.
Thalia Spanish Theatre, 41-17
Greenpoint Ave, Sunnyside 718-729-
3880 www.ThaliaTheatre.org
-Tango & Flamenco Fusion. Fridays &
Saturdays 8 pm. ($37-$40) Sundays 4
pm May 11 - July 1

COMMUNITY MTGS, EVENTS:

Senator Joseph P. Addabbo, Jr. 718-
738-1111
104th Precinct Community Affairs
Bureau BBQ at 104th Pct. Info
Council@104pcc.org 7 pm June 19
108th Precinct Community Council
meeting at Sunnyside Community
Services, 43-31 39 St. ground fl,
Sunnyside 111047 om June 26
Community Board 1 public meeting
on FY 2020 CapitalExpense submision.
At Astoria World Manor, 25-33 Astoria
Blvd.qn01@cb.nyc.gov or fax 718-626-
1072 for written comments if you are
unable to attend. 6 pm June 19
Community Board 5 monthly meeting
at Christ the King HS, CNL Center,
Third Fl, 68-02 Metropolitan Ave.
Middle Village. Info at 718-366-1834.
7:30 pm June 13
Community Board 6 meeting at Kew
Gardens Community Center, 80-02 Kew
Gardens Rd. Kew Gardens 11415 7:45
pm June 13

Community District Education
Council 30 meeting June 4 meeting
has been rescheduled for 6:30 pm at
PS 149, 93-11 34 Ave, Jackson Heights
11372 June 18
BP Katz All events at Queens Borough
Hall (120-55 Queens Blvd) unless otherwise listed, for more info call
718.286.3000. RSVP & more info at
www.QueensBP.org
-Workshop on How To Respond to
Summonses from NYC Enforcement
Agencies. At Queens Library Flushing,
41-17 Main St. 6:30 - 8:30 pm June 14
-NYS Citizen Preparedness Corps.
Training Program. Pre-register at
www.Prepare.NY.gov . At Flushing
Hospital, 146-01 45 Ave, 5th Floor
Auditorium, Flushing 7 pm June 14
-Homeowners & Tenants Enrollment
Event with NYC Dept. of Finance 10
am - 1 pm June 19
-Pride Month Celebration with Council
Members Daniel Dromm & Jimmy Van
Bramer. 6 pm June 19
-Queens Land Use Public Hearing 10:
30 am June 21
Catholic Migration Services
“NaturalizeNY” promotes & assists
with US citizenship.
www.NaturalizeNY.org or New
Americans Hotline: 800-566-7636
-Monthly meeting at St. Sebastian’s
Parish Center 39-60 57 St. Woodside.
(info 347-472-3500 X109) 7 pm June
27
Dutch Kills Civic Assn. meeting at
Growing Up Green Charter School, 39-
37 28 St. 7:30 pm June 14
Father’s Day Classic Car Show hosted
by Astoria Park Alliance. (free admission, $15 entry fee fo each vehicle)
Owners intersted in entering their vehicles email getinvolved@astoriap arkalliance.org
www.AstoriaParkAlliance.org/events/FathersDayCarShow for info. Shore
Blvd, Adtoria Park, 11 am - 3 pm June
17
Flushing’s World’s Fair three-day
expo features presentations by experts
in tourism, international cuisine &
social media, walking tours & “Passport
to Flushing” with special discounts.
www.WorldsFair.nyc. Tickets through
www.eventbrite.com
-Kickoff event at Sheraton LaGuardia
East Hotel (free) 10 am June 16
Foreclosure Prevention Workshop by
Jamaica Leadership Council &
Neighborhood Housing Services of
Jamaica, at Harvest Room, 90-04 160
St. Jamaica 11432 10 am - noon July 11
Hurricane Relief with Trinity
Lutheran Church Lenten Denial Funds
to go to Food for the Poor: provides
emergency care in Caribbean, S.
America; currently helping Puerto Rico
hurricane victims. Contribute online or
via pew envelope; coin envelopes at
back of church. Info at foodforthepoor.org.
Identity Theft Safety from NYPD
Community Affairs After a data breach

of Equifax, a major credit reporting
agency, website has been set up to help
determine if your information has been
compromised: www.equifaxsecurity2017.com. Visit www.nypdcommunityaffairs.org for up-to-date info from
the NYPD.
Immigration Know Your Rights
Week. Walk-ins welcome; apppointments recommended
-Legal Aid Society re screenings &
legal advice on removal proceedings.
Email iin advance for appt,
immhelp@legal-aid.org. Walk-ins also
welcome. At Jackson Heights Library
35-51 81 St. 6 - 8 pm June 25
-Queens Legal Services Naturalization
Clinic. At Queens Legal Services, 89-00
Sutphin Blvd. Jamaica, 5th fl. 9:30 am -
1 pm Schedule appt. in advance 917-
661-4500 June 26
-MinKwon Center for Community
Action Deferred Action for Childhood
Arrivals (DACA) Clinic. Call in
advance for appt. Eri Cahill 718-460-
5600 X 525 or eri.cahill@minkwon.org
10 am - 5 pm June 27
-Queens Borough President Melnda
Katz Immigration Task Force
Immigration Resource Fair at Queens
Center Mall, Macy’s wing, 4 - 9 pm. 4 -
7:30 pm level 3 Legal clinic on housing
& employment. 4 - 9 pm Organization
resource tables. Walk-ins only. June 28
Kayaking & Canoeing: LIC
Community Boathouse offers free
kayaking at Hallets Cove, weather permitting. 1 - 4 pm June 17
Kiwanis Club of Sunnyside
www.SunnysideKiwanis.org 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 10-40 Jackson Ave, LIC, 7
pm.
LIC Summit to discuss LIC’s changing
landscape with city, state & local officials & business civic leaders at
Museum of the Moving Image
($175/$200/$300) www.longislandcityqueens.com for info. 8 am - 2 pm June
19
Peralta Human & Civil Rights Task
Force Call Sen. Peralta’s district office
in order to join at 718.205.3881. If in
need of assistance, call the Independent
Democratic Conference’s toll-free
emergency hotline for immigration
legal services at 800.213.6385.
Queens Business Expo at Citifield. 10
am - 3 pm (free, sponsorship opprtunities available)
www.QueensChamber.eventbank.com/e
vent/8056 June 21
Queens Chamber of Commerce
www.queenschamber.org 718-898-8500
info@queenschamber.org
-Queens Business Expo, Citi Field 10
am - 3 pm June 21
Queens Economic Development
Corporation 120-55 Queens Blvd,
Suite 309, for more info call

718.263.0546 www.queensny.org
Queens International Children’s
Festival at Jamaica Performing Arts
Center, 153-01 Jamaica Ave. Jamaica
11432. Entertainment & hands-on activities. 12 - 4 pm. www.jcal.org
info@jcal.org June 16 & 17
Queens Night Market in Flushing
Meadows Corona Park on Saturdays,
starting May 5. Free admission.
Sponsors welcome. For more info, visit
queensnightmarket.com.
-Vendor Application now open at
http://bit.ly/qnm-vendor-2018, or email
vendor@queensnightmarket.com.
-Interested performers may apply by
writing to performer@queensnightmarket.com.
-Small business seminars, visit online
for more info
Rain Barrel Giveaways
-South Richmond Hill: Phil “Scooter”
Rizzuto Park, 95 Ave. & 125 St. South
Richmond Hill 11419. (free) Must
reserve in advance by June 18. Office of
Assembly Member David Weprin, 718-
805-2381. Distribution 9:30 - 10:30
am. After 10:30 barrels will be distrubuted on first-come-first-served
basis. While supplies last. June 24
-Glendale: Yeshiva Godola Seminary,
74-10 88 St.Pre-register ar www.nysenate.goc/webforms/free-rain-barrel-giveaway-registration-june-16th Info call
Sen. Addabbo’s office 718-738-1111
Registered pick up 10 am - noon.
Leftover barrels distributed at noon,
first come first served. June 16
Sunnyside-Woodside Lions Club
meets 7 pm last Wednesday of the
month at Grace Church 46-01 43 Ave.
Sunnyside
United Forties Civic Assn. meeeting at
St. Teresa Parish Center, 50-22 44 St.
Woodside 11377. Parking off 44 Street
in yard adjoining church. 7 pm June 21

DINE/DANCE/FUNDRAISERS:

Flushing’s World’s Fair three-day
expo features presentations by experts
in tourism, international cuisine &
social media, walking tours & “Passport
to Flushing” with special discounts.
www.WorldsFair.nyc. Tickets through
www.eventbrite.com
-Kickoff event at Sheraton LaGuardia
East Hotel (free) 10 am June 16
Italian Charities of America 83-20
Queens Blvd, Elmhurst. For info call
718.478.3100. Dinner Dances; Flea
Markets.
-Saturday Night Dance: DJ (classics,
oldies, Top 40, Italian & Spanish
music), food & fun. ($12 at door/$10
for members) Entrance fee includes
food, dessert, coffee & tea. 8 pm - midnight June 16
Reception Honoring Jimmy Van
Bramer at John Brown’s Smokehouse,
10-43 44 Dr. LIC. ($50-$2,500) RSVP
Mohammed Saleheen 212-213-2660
Mohammed@NashbanMansur.com
Ridgewood Democratic Club Dinner

Dance ($75) Riccardo’s By The Bridge
21-01 24 Ave, Astoria 11102
www.RidgewoodDemocraticClub.com
6:30 pm June 14

HEALTH:

American-Italian Cancer Foundation
Mobile, No-Cost Digital
Mammograms & Clinical Breast
Exams Screening Program. No co-pays
required and deductibles are waived.
Women age 40+ w/insurance; age 50+
w/o ins., NYC residents; uninsured welcome. For info and appointment
(required), call 877.628.9090. 9 am-
4:30 pm (unless otherwise noted).
-Joseph Addabbo Family Health Center,
114-39 Sutphin Blvd, Jamaica 11434 at
9 am - noon June 8
-Queens Health Center, 97-04 Sutphin
Blvd. Jamaica 11435 June 13
Blood Donation Opportunities Make
an appointment by downloading the
free Red Cross Blood Donor App, visiting redcrossblood.org, or calling
1.800.733.2767
www.RedCrossBlood.org
Breast Cancer Education Program at
Northwell Health Cancer Institute, 2000
Marcus Ave, 2 fl. conference room,
New Hyde Park (free) Call 516-734-
8727 for info & registration. 6:30 - 9
pm June 13
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 appt at
718.497.1630.
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:

Bayside Historical Society 208 Totten
Ave, Fort Totten. For more info, call
718.352.1548 or email info@baysidehistorical.org.
-Fort Totten Independence Day
Fireworks by Bayside Historical
Society.
www.BaysideHistorical.org/fireworks
(free) 6 - 9:30 pm June 27
Friends of Maple Grove Cemetery
127-15 Kew Gardens Rd., Kew Gardens
info@friendsofmaplegrove.org
www.friendsofmaplegrove.org
Nellie Bly: From Blackwell’s Island
to Well Beyond lecure, Roosevet Island
Historical Society (212-688-4836) at
NYPL branch on Roosevelt Island.
(free) www.rihs.us 6:30 pm June 14
Queens County Farm Museum 73-50
Little Neck Pkwy, Floral Park.
Queens Historical Society Museum
hours Tuesdays, Saturdays & Sundays

2:30 - 4:30 pm. All activities at
Kingsland Homestead, 143-35 37 Ave.
Flushing 11354 unless noted otherwise.
-Path Through History weekend, 11 am
to 1 pm (free) June 16 & 17
-Solar Energy Family Workshop:
assemble a Solar Rover kit, for grades 5
to 8. ($10 per child/parents free) 11 am
to 1 pm July 21
-The Sport of Kings in Queens: 350
Years of Thoroughbred Racing exhibit
to June 30

LIBRARY SYSTEM:

Queens Library: 100s of events daily
visit www.queenslibrary.org, click on
programs; call Central Library
718.990.0700 or individual branches.
-East Elmhurst Library cloesd for renovations starting June 16 until Fall 2018.
Mobile library service available
Thursdays 10 am - 5 pm starting June
21. Nearest branches: Langston
Hughes, Corona, Jackson Heights &
Steinway.
--Building Beats workshop, 4 pm
Sunnyside Library, June 13
-Meet Author Joe DiStefano &
Photographer Clay Williams of “www
Places in Queens That You Must Not
Miss.” Elmhurst Library, 86-07
Broadway 2:30 pm June 23
-Battle of the Bands for ages 13-22 at
Queens College Colden Auditorium,
65-30 Kissena Blvd. Flushing. (free)
Sign up on library site. 3 pm June 30
-Memories of Migration: Community
Story Quilt. Learn how to make quilt
blocks. In English & Mandarin. (free)
Flushing Library, 41-17 Main St. (718-
661-1200) 6:30 - 8:30 pm Tuesdays,
June 5 - Aug. 21
-Summer Reading Kickoff full-day program, music, face painting, ballons, art
& more. Central Library 89-11 Merrick
Blvd. Jamaica 11:30 am
-Blue Pipa music inspired by Chinese
folk, regional operas & Taoist music.
4:30 pm Windsor Park Library June 19
Queens Library “Wonderful World
50” honoring 50th anniv. of Louis
Armstrong’s “It’s A Wonderful World”
-June 14 David Ostwald’s Louis
Armstrong Eternity Band at Flushing
Library June 14
-Documentary Louis Armstrong biography “What A Wonderful World”
Broadway Library 3:30 pm June 19
-Documentary Louis Armstrong biography “What A Wonderful World” 3:3 pm
Hillcrest Library June 21
-Free Music Festival in Flushing
Meadows Corona Park, VIP tickets
available to purchase. June 21
Free DMV Permit Practice Tests
Queens Library card required. Central
Library, 89-11 Merrick Blvd, Jamaica.
Fridays, 9am-12pm.
IDNYC Card at Queens Library. All
New Yorkers are eligible. Benefits: free
membership to over 35 of the city’s
leading cultural institutions, health and
fitness center discounts, prescription

drug discounts, and supermarket discounts at Food Bazaar. Enrollment centers at Central, Flushing, and Long
Island City community libraries.

PARKS & RECREATION:

Alley Pond Environmental Center
(APEC) Pre-register for ALL events.
Visit www.alleypond.com to register for
all events. 228-06 Northern Blvd,
Douglaston. www.alleypond.com
-Summer internships for high school
students. Contact Kasey 718-229-4000
X 211 or KWilding@alleypond.com for
info.
-Adventure Time: Bugs, Bugs, Bugs for
10 - 36 months old with parent participation ($18.per child/parent, one adult
per child) 9:30 - 10:45 am June 16
-Little Cooks: Snake, Rattle, Roll for
ages 5 - 7. ($22 per child) Make vegan
ice cream. 1 - 2 pm June 16
-Page Turners Book Circle for adults
(free) Book of the month: Mozart’s
Starling by Lyanda Lynn Haupt. 6 - 7:30
pm June 20
-Turkish Cooking with Ms. Sila (adults,
$26 per adult) 7 - 8 pm June 22
-Astronomy Night for adults and for
kids ages 9+. ($16 per person) 8 - 10 pm
June 23
-Science in the Park, Science in the
Woods at Alley Pond Park, Springfield
Blvd. & 76 Ave. Ages 7-11 (free) 1-2:30
pm June 23
-Science in the Bay: Little Bay Park by
Utopia Pkwy. entrance near dog park,
Utopia Pkwy. & Cryder’s Lane. Ages 7
- 11 (free) June 24
Council Member Rory Lancman
Family Days. For info call his office at
718-217-4969. 1-4 pm at:
-Pomonok Playground, Kisssena Blvd.
& 65 Ave June 16
-Maura Playground, Park Dr.ive East &
73 Terr. June 17
-Electric Playground, 65 Ave. & 164 St.
June 23
-Captain Tilly Playground, Highland
Ave. & 165 St. June 24
FDR Four Freedoms State Park on
Roosevelt Island: Free public tours
April through Sept. Tours last 2 hours,
available first come first served. 12:30
& 3 pm Thursdays through Sundays
weather permitting. info & schedule
updates 212-204-8831 &
www.fourfreedomspark.org
Flushing Meadows Corona Park
Events for more info call 718.760.6565
www.nycgovparks.org/parks/flushingmeadows-corona-park/events. Bring a
yoga nmay for workouts. All outdoor
workouts weather-permitting.
-Free aerobics workout outdoors at the
Unisphere 8-9 am & 9-10 am
Wednesdays
-Free Zumba workout outdoors 5-6 pm
Wednesdays
-Free full body workouts outdoors at the
Unisphere 9-10 am Thursdays
-Free Boot Camp outdoors at Unisphere
5:30 - 6:30 pm & 6:45 - 7:45 pm

Fridays
-Free Yoga outdoors at Unisphere 8:30 -
9:15 am & 9:30 - 10:30 am Saturdays
Fort Totten Independence Day
Fireworks by Bayside Historical
Society.
www.BaysideHistorical.org/fireworks
(free) 6 - 9:30 pm June 27
Hunters Point Conservancy
www.HuntersPointConservancy.org
shows movie “Moonstruck” at 7 pm
June 15
Jamaica Bay Events & Programs All
events at Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge,
Broad Channel unless stated otherwise.
Volunteering opportunities also available, contact timothy_ farrell@nps.gov
for more info.
-Tours of Hangar B at Floyd Bennett
Field. Open house on Tuesdays,
Thursdays, Saturdays, 9 am-4 pm.
Ranger-led tours on Sundays, 2-4 pm.
-Clean Ocean Action’s 30th Annual
Spring Student Summit Applications
are available at www.cleanoceanaction.org For more info 732-872-0111
Open Run In Astoria Park Bag check
is not provided. Open to all ages, experience levels, walkers, strollers & dogs,
all welcome! Saturdays, 9 am.
Queens County Farm Museum 73-50
Little Neck Parkway, Floral Park
Soccer First Kicks Program for ages
3-6, $195, 10-11 am. Development
League Spring Season, $235, ages 6-13,
12-3 pm Sundays

SCHOOLS/KIDS:

Bayside Little League 2018
Registration The Club House, 25-32
168 St (lower level). Accepts ages 4
through 17 and also offers girls softball.
For info and registration, visit
baysidelittleleague.com.
Bombers Youth Lacrosse Program
Boys and girls K-8 grade, high school
boys and girls, boys youth travel teams,
boys and girls youth travel teams, boys
elite high school travel teams, 1st sticks
beginner classes, and boys and girls
training sessions. Sessions available
year-round with experienced coaching
staff, no parent coaches. For more info
visit bomberslacrosse.com, email
bomberslacrosseclub@aol.com, or call
917.282.8638.
Dwarf Giraffe Athletic League
Baseball & Hockey Registration Ages
4-15. Thursdays 7-8 pm & Sundays 10
am-12 pm. DG Building, 149-50 15 Rd,
Whitestone. Register online at
www.dwarfgiraffe.com or call
718.746.1539.
Eagle Scout Project: Army Supplies
Collection. Personal care supplies will
be shipped to Army troops serving overseas. PeterZirillo@hotmail.com Cash
donations also accepted. End collection
date Jule 25
Grow To Learn NYC, the citywide
school gardens initiative. www.growtolearn.org
-Apply to be a Green Beetz School:

Green Beetz accepting applications
until June 30.
-Citizen Saturdays at Gantry State Park,
pier 4 “Fishing Pier” - Help State Park
Rangers collect important data about
wildlife in & around park. Also includes
oyster monitoring, plant & flower
study, bird watching. Adults & children.
Noon-1:30 Saturdays beginning May 12
Queens International Children’s
Festival at Jamaica Performing Arts
Center, 153-01 Jamaica Ave. Jamaica
11432. Entertainment & hands-on activities. 12 - 4 pm. www.jcal.org
info@jcal.org June 16 & 17
St. Agnes Summer Camp: 13-20 124
St. College Point 11356 718-353-6276
Cheer, Cooking, Basketball, Mixed
Martial Arts. Test prep for admission to
Catholic high schools. www.stagneshs.org camp registration due by June
1.
Summer Internship Alley Pond
Environmental Center for high school
sophomores, juniors and seniors. For
more info call 718.229.4000 ext. 211 or
email kwilding@alleypond.com.
Summer Internships: LIFESCI NYC
Internship program seeks hosts for college and grad students interested in Life
Sciences careers! Application for hosts
at bit.ly/LifeSciNYCHostApp. Call
(609) 480-8742 for more info.
Whitepoint Youth Football & Cheer
program for boys & girls K through
8th grade. Flag football, summer camps,
cheer squad. www.whitepointyouthfootball.com
whitepointfootball@gmail.com 347-
322-0374

SENIORS:

Elder Law Seminar by Ann-
Margaret Carrozza, Esq. How to protect your home & assets. Flushing
House, 38-20 Bowne St. Flushing
11354. Must RSVP: 718-762-3198 2 - 4
pm June 16
Met Council’s Project Metropair:
Free Home Repairs Svcs incl: bathtub
grab bars, smoke & carbon 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
New York Foundation for Senior
Citizens, Inc. helps Seniors enjoy
safer, healthier & more dignified lives
in the home & community. 35 social
service programs, over 900 units of
housing.www.nyfsc.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.
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:

Food Scrap Collection (by Big! compost) 10 am to 1 pm. Info at
grownyc.org
Queens Greenmarket: Sunnyside
Skillman Ave & 43 St, Saturdays, 8 am-
3 pm. Visit grownyc.org for info.
PS/IS 78 PTA Street Fair, Center lvd.
btw. 48 & 49 Avenues. 11 am - 3 pm
June 16
Woodside Worldwide, 61 St. btw.
Woodside & Roosevelt Avenues, 11 am
to 4 pm Aug. 25 & June 23
Long Island City Expo - Single Block
Festival 45 Ave. btw. Jackson Ave. & 23
St. 10 am - 6 pm June 28

ONGOING EVENTS; ORGANIZATIONS

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
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
Breaking Ground: Homeless Get help
for yourself, family, or someone in need
on the street. Call 311 to access shelter
service or send for a mobile outreach
team. For more info visit www.breakingground.org.
Business Assistance Calendar For
business owners seeking assistance in
skills. www.queensbp.org.
Catholic Migration Services Free

legal advice offered at the end of their
Queens tenants monthly meeting. St.
Sebastion Parish Center, 39-60 57 St,
Woodside.
Certified Home Health Aide Training
3-wk program, open house Mon &
Tues, 1st 2 wks/month. Info at
718.784.6160
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
Free Home Repairs for New Yorkers
60 and older. Must be able to show
financial need. For more info: 212-453-
9542 or metropair@metcouncil.org.
ponsored by the Met Council.
Department of City Planning Has created a short video explaining how zoning rules in the floodplain can help
reduce flood risks and support the city’s
long-term vitality. Write to resilientneighborhoos@planning.nyc.gov or
visit www.nyc.gov/floodtextupdate for
more info.
Department of Consumer Affairs:
NYC Free Tax Prep Visit
www.nyc.gov/taxprep.
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
Educational Opportunities The State
Education Depart. Continuing
Education Services Vocational
Rehabilitation if you have a disability,
or unemployed visit
www.acces.nysed.gov.
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.
Free Services: Immigration /
Naturalization, Senior Benefits,
Community Health Advocate. 93-03
Roosevelt Ave 2R, Jackson Heights;
Flushing Office 133-04 39 Ave.,
Flushing
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 Compost Containers for apartment bldgs. of at least 10 stories. 311 or
nyc.gov/organics.
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.
Gas Appliance Amnesty by Plumbing
Foundation, NYC amnesty program to
waive civil, criminal penalties for
improper gas work or appliances in
your building. Info
www.gasamnesty.nyc or call DOB customer service at 212.393.2406.
Gov Cuomo Free App for Veterans
connects veterans & family to jobs,
housing, education, more. Info
www.ny.gov/mobileapps.
Grace Institute (Free) Women transition back into the workforce. For training program and info www.graceinstitute.org/admissions@graceinstitute.org.
-Professional Program’s Evening
Health Care Sector 8 wk programs.
Info, open houses, start dates, graceinstitute.org or email admissions@graceinstitute.org
Grand Opening: Book Culture LIC
Court Square’s first bookstore, Book
Culture LIC, opened at 26-09 Jackson
Ave.
HANAC Western Queens Caregivers
Network. Weekly support group, counseling sessions, referrals. Info
718.777.6941

ICYMI: Health Department Pop-Up
on Queens Plaza North Free, in-person
health insurance enrollment.
Application counselors can help you
sign up for health insurance and SNAP
(food stamp) assistance. Walk-ins welcome, interpretation services available.
25-05 Queens Plaza North near Chase
bank, open Mon-Fri 9 am-4 pm.
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
Military Mondays Veterans seeking
advice concering SSI/SSD benefits,
housing concerns, child support, etc are
invited to call live answer hotline at
917.661.4500 weekdays from 10 am-4
pm for elegibility information and to
make an appointment.
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_involved/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 Buildings
Homeowners and Residents Night
120-55 Queens Blvd, Tuesdays at 4 & 7
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 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
NYS Comptroller’s office unclaimed

funds. Info www.osc.state.ny.us/ouf
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.
Prepare Your Organization for a
Winter Storm Ensure your business is
prepared with “FEMA’s Prepare Your
Organization for a Winter Storm
Playbook.” The free PDF is available
online and provides tools and resources
with instructuins to help you prepare for
inclement weather.
Project Open House by Mayor assists individuals in their homes by removing
small architectural barriers. Visit
www.nyc.gov/html/mopd/open_house/application.shtml
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/
Raccoons in NYC For info on raccoons, rabies, protect your home, pets
call 311 or nyc.gov/health/rabies
Riders Alliance Organizing mass transit riders for affordable fares, service
restoration, general improvements.
www.ridersny.org., 212-590-9427
Sen. Peralta Free Legal Counsel
Starting November, Sen. Peralta’s
office with legal professionals for the
CUNY School of Law’s Community
Legal Resource Network will offer free
legal counsel on immigration and housing. Partnered with the Immigrant
Defense Coalition and Sen. Peralta are
Asian Americans for Equality, Cattholic
Charities of New York, Center for the
Integration and Advancement of New
Americabs, CUNY/Citizenship NOW,
Emerald Isle Immgrant Center, HER
Justice (Manhattan), New York
Immigration Coalition (Manhattan), and
Queens County District Attorney Office
of Immigrant Affairs.
Small Biz Owners: Opportunity to
Request Your No-Cost Compliance
Consultation NYC Department of
Small Business Services offers no-cost
consultations on city regulations.
Advisors will not issue violations of
fines. For more info visit nyc.gov/bizcomplianceconsult or call 311.
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
Sunnyside Up Free Pre-Kindergarten
Students must be 4 yrs old, born in
2014. Call 718.784.6173 ext 410 or
email prek@scsny.org.
Tree Guard Program To request trees
or protect extant trees. For more info,
visit www.nycparkstreeguard.com
Vocational Rehabilitation For the disabled & unemployed. Info at
347.510.3100, or acces.nysed.gov
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
Whitepoint Cheer Squad Spring and
Fall Cheer Program For details & registration visit
whitepointyouthfootball.com.
Whitestone Fall In-House Football
League ($250) For info and to register
contact
whitepointyouthfootball@aol.com or
John McArdle at 347.322.0374.
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
Workforce 1 Career Center, Queens
168-25 Jamaica Ave, 2nd Fl., Jamaica,
718.557.6755, www.nyc.gov/workforce1. World Ice Arena FMCP Aquatics
Center/Ice Rink, near Avery Ave and
131 St in Flushing Meadows Corona
Park. One of the best indoor ice rinks in
the city, bring your own skates or rent a
pair. Skating lessons available, as well
as games of ice hockey or sled hockey.
Fees apply. Open Monday to Sunday,
times vary.

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
-NYC Resident Veterans 60 or older
may attend college for a small fee. For
more info 718-482-5386
-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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