2013-08-07 / Community Calendar

Gazette Calendar Of Events

Calendar compiled by Annette Hanze Alberts.

Dates & times are subject to changeRecurring events are online only (scroll down) To list your event, send info to qgazette@aol.com, or 42-16 34th Ave, Astoria 11101, two weeks prior to the event.

COMMUNITY MEETINGS CLUBS

-Federation of Italian American
Organizations of Queens: Italian
Nights 2013 Wednesdays, To Aug 28, 7-
9:30 pm:
-Aug 7: Salvatore LoPrinzi & Band, contemporary and classic Italian songs.
St. Francis of Assisi Church, 21 Ave &
46 St, Astoria.
-Aug 14: Filippo & Francesca: Italian
faves - dancing/singing along & Simona
Rodano: “La Fata” - children’s musical
adaption of the Fairy. Flushing
Memorial Park, 149 St & Bayside Ave,
Flushing.
-Aug 28: Nicolich: songs/music of Istria
Region; Simona Derosa sings
Neapolitan jazz. St. Joseph Church, 43
St, betw. 30 Ave & 28 Ave, Astoria.

GENERAL INTEREST
-Asm. Braunstein’s Mobile District
Office
-Key Food, Whitestone Shopping Ctr.,
153-55 Cross Island Pkwy • Aug 10, 11
am-1 pm
-Little Neck Plaza, 254 St & Horace
Harding Expwy • Aug 18, 11 am- 1 pm
For more info call 718-357-3588
-Briarwood Action Network Area
Construction Community Meeting
Samaritan Village, 138-02 Queens Blvd,
2nd Floor, Briarwood.
Aug 14, 6:30-8:30 pm
-Medicaid, SNAP Screenings By Cncl.
Ferreras, 32-33A Junction Blvd, E.
Elmhurst, info 718.651.1917.
(Every 3rd Thursday)
-NYC CERT: Community Emergency
Response Team 10-week training program. www.queens1cert.org.
-Office Child Support Assistance
(OCSA) Can help get noncustodial parents’ child support: help locate them;
establish paternity; court orders; medical
support; collection. One Honeywell Ave,
LIC, 718.784.6979.
-QEDC Free Training Course for
Home-Improvement Contractors
Seeking City License (Qualified
Graduates Get $200 off Licensing Fee)
Queens Library for Teens 20-02 Cornaga
Ave, Far Rockaway.
Aug 17, 18 & 25, 10 am-4 pm
-Recycle a BicycleVolunteer Night
Lend a hand, learn basic bike mechanics
(free). LIC Workshop, 5 St & 46 Ave,
Hunters Point,
www.recycleabicycle.org.
Wednesdays 6-8 pm
-US Open Flushing Meadows, Corona
Ave, Flushing. Tix still avail.

www.usopen.org • Aug 26 - Sept 9

ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT

FLUSHING TOWN HALL
137-35 Northern Blvd (Linden Pl),
718.463.7700, www.flushingtownhall
.org.
MoMA PS1 21-25 Jackson Ave., LIC
-Warm Up ($15 adv/ $18 same day)
Outdoor, experimental, live music, DJs
Saturdays, 3-9 pm (thru Sept 7)
MUSEUM OF THE MOVING
IMAGE 36-01 35th Ave, Astoria/LIC
718.777.6888 www.movingimage.us
-Personal Magnificent Obsessions
10 stories of obsessive movie workmanship • To Nov 10
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.
-First Fridays (pay what you wish)
art and film programs, 5-8pm
6 pm- “Center of Attention”
7 pm - Architecture & Design Film Fest.
5:30pm - cash bar w/ wine and beer
-Second Sundays
-Vicky Chow, Canadian pianist
Aug 11, 3 pm
QUEENS COLLEGE 65-30 Kissena
Blvd, Flushing, 718.997.5000.
-Rockin’ Summer ‘60s Show ($40/ $50/
$60) featuring the Lovin’ Spoonful, the
Association, the Cowsills. Kupferberg
Center for the Arts, 65-30 Kissena Blvd,
Flushing, box office: 718.793.8080 •
Aug 10, 8 pm
QUEENS MUSEUM
New York Ave, Flushing Meadows-
Corona Park 718-592-9700,
www.queensmuseum.org.
-Systema Naturae: Ethnobotanic
Revisions & Collective Actions
To Sep 30 (in QMA Parking Lot)
SOCRATES SCULPTURE PARK
32-01 Vernon Blvd., LIC, 718.956.
9819, wwwsocratessculpturepark.org.
-Outdoor Cinema (free) Wednesdays,
films begin at sunset, performances at 7
pm (weather permitting); to Aug 21:
Aug 7: Sugar (Dominican Republic,
2008) Aug 14: The Gleaners and I
(France, 2000)
-Kayaking & Canoeing SSP Beach at
Hallets Cove • Aug 10, 24; 1-4 pm.
-Dance at Socrates
To Aug 31, 3-4:30pm
-Hip to Hip Theater Co., Free
Shakespeare in the Park: Love’s
Labour’s Lost, Aug 11, 5-6:30pm
-Annual Benefit Gala Save the date.
At Waterfront studio of Mark di Suvero
Sept 19, 6:30-9:30pm
-Fitness Classes • Yoga, Sat, 9:30 & 11
am; Sun, 10 am • Tai Chi, Sun, 11 am
-GrowNYC Greenmarket Saturdays;
To Nov 16, 8 am-4 pm
-Workshops for Adults, Teens,
Children For info and registration, visit
www.socratessculpturepark.org.

ARTS OTHER

-Carol Sudhalter Band
Somethin’ Jazz Club, 212 E 52 St, 3rd
Floor, Manhattan • Aug 9, 7-8:45 pm
-Queens’ Mommy, Music, & Me Up to
age 10 (babies too). Music, dance, arts &
crafts, activities and “Instrument Petting
Zoo.” Alley Pond Park, 67 Ave (enter 68
St & Springfield Ave), Douglaston, Aug
21, 10:30 am
-Secret Theatre Musicals 44-02 23
Ave, LIC.
-The Wedding Singer ($18) Aug 9-24
-80s Night • Fridays & Sundays

HEALTH

-Blood Drive by Asm. Braunstein w/
NY Blood Ctr. Bay Terrace Shopping
Ctr., 212 St & 26 Ave. Donate and get (2)
Mets Tix. Info 718.357.3588 • Aug 15,
4-8:30 pm
-EmblemHealth Neighborhood Care
(free) 206-20 Linden Blvd, Cambria
Heights. Must call 646-476-1294 to reg.
-Healthy Living With Diabetes.
Saturdays,
Aug 10, 17, 24, 31, 10:30 am-1 pm
-Summer Fitness Workout. Saturdays,
Aug 10, 17, 24, 31, 5-6 pm
- Low-Impact Zumba.
Aug 7, 12, 14, 19, 21, 26, 28
10:30-11:30 am
-Sitting Exercise. Mondays through Aug
26, 12-1 pm
-Cellphone Literacy for Older Adults
Aug 8, 10:30 am-11:30 am
-Meditation Made Easy, Aug 8, 2-3 pm
-Dining Diversities for Diabetics
Aug 15, 6-7 pm
-Medicare 101 (if special needs, call
800-447.9169; speech/hearing impairments, call 877.444.2786)
Aug 22, 10:30 am-12:30 pm
-Family Caregivers Support Group
Aug 22, 2-3:30 pm
-Understanding Blood Pressure
Medication • Aug 27, 12-1 pm
-Free Dental Screening (ages 2-21)
Aug 28, 30; 2-5 pm
-Mount Sinai Queens Free Health
Events 718.267.4333, www.mshq.org
-Blood Pressure Screening
Aug 7: 9-10 am at Dellamonica Senior
Ctr., 23-56 Broadway, LIC & 10:15-11
am at Hellenic Cultural Ctr., 27-09
Crescent St, LIC.
Aug 14, 10:30-noon: Happy Seniors NW
Astoria, Immaculate Conception
Church, 21-47 29 St, LiC
-On the Way to a Healthier You
Managing high cholesterol, high blood
pressure, diabetes, etc. HANAC JVLDimotsis Vallone Senior Center, 27-40
Hoyt Ave South, Astoria.
Aug 13, 10:30 am
-Breast Health Screening and Education
Women ages 40 and older, free for eligible patients. MSQ Family Health Assoc,
31-60 21 St, Astoria. By appointment
only, call 718.808.7727 • Aug 14, 5-7 pm
-Yoga for over age 50. Douris Tower, 27-
40 Hoyt Ave South, 2nd Fl, Astoria.
Tuesdays thru Aug 27, 11 am & noon
-Next Steps, A Walk/Run for Autism

($25 regist. fee) By QSAC, Astoria Park.
Registration now open at
www.qsac.com/steps. Sept. 21, 8:30 am
(registration); Runners begin 10 am,
Walkers follow.
-No-Cost Digital Mammograms and
Clinical Breast Exams American-
Italian Cancer Foundation, regularly
comes to various communities. Women
age 40+, annual. Call for info and
appointment near you (required)
877.628.9090.
-Queens Centers for Progress (formerly United Cerebal Palsy of Queens)
-Carnival for Developmentally Disabled
Children. Children’s Center, 82-25 164
St, Jamaica Aug 7, 9 am-1:30 pm
-Samuel Field Y
Summer weekday programs for preschool children w/ development disabilities ages 3 - 5 ($5 per family, incl.
snacks). Info, RSVP 718.225.6750 x262,
email asmith@sfy.org. Programs are
ongoing and may be joined any time.
-Blood Drive, YM/YWHA, 58-20 Little
Neck Pkwy, Little Neck, Register to
donate 718-428-5050.
Aug 11, 7:30 am-4:30 pm
-Sickle Cell Community Walk-A-Thon
By Queens Sickle Cell Advocacy
Network
qscanwalkathon2013.eventbrite.com/
718.712.0873 • Sep 15
-St. Mary’s Hospital for Children
29-01 216 St, Bayside

HISTORICAL SOCIETIES

KING MANOR MUSEUM
King Park, Jamaica Ave at 153 St,
Jamaica, 718.206.0545, www.kingmanor.org. Tours & school/group programs, Thurs- Sun.
-Hands-on History: What’s Buzzing at
the Manor? (free) Rufus King had a
special glass beehive so he could watch
bees make honey. Learn about importance of bees, make beeswax candle.
Aug 10, 12-3 pm
-Craftsmen Days (free) Demos of crafts
from 1800s: spinning tinsmithing,
broommaking; traditional music on hammered dulcimer, fiddle.
Aug 16, 17; 12-4 pm
QUEENS HISTORICAL SOC.
Kingsland Homestead, 143-35 37 Ave,
Flushing. 718.939.0647 x17.
www.queenshistoricalsociety.org.
-Walking Tour Around Town • Aug 17,
4-6 pm: Willets Point
ROOSEVELT ISLAND HISTORICAL SOCIETY
-Evoking Edward Hopper’s
Blackwell’s Island (free) Octagon
Gallery, 888 Main St.
-Opening Reception • Aug 12, 5-8 pm
(exhibit runs through Sep 7)

LIBRARY

QUEENS LIBRARY SYSTEM
Call 718.990.0700, individual branches

or visit www.queenslibrary.org for program date and time, and MANY more
events listings near you. Computers
available to the public at every branch
for free.
FRIENDS OF THE QUEENS
LIBRARY Gala Evening fundraiser w/
music & entertainment by DJ Prince
Albert, Gentleman G. Antun’s of
Queens Village. Tix, info 718.990.0817.
Oct 13, 5-9 pm
READINGS ON THE GREEN (Free)
Preschool and older schoolchildren.
Atlas Park, 8000 Cooper Ave, Glendale.
Mondays, 10 am, through Aug. Info:
www.queenslibrary.org/events;
www.shopatlaspark.com
ASTORIA BRANCH 14-01 Astoria
Blvd, LIC, 718-278-2220.
-Family Storytime (in English and
Spanish) • Aug 7; 11:30 am
-Science Club (STEM) (grades 1-6)
Pre-registration required • Aug 7; 2:30
pm
-Learn to Grow Hands-on, all ages start
at 4 w/adult; Organic, plant seeds, transplant, water, compost, harvest.
Mondays, 3:30 pm
-Nature Kids at Astoria in Shakespeare
Garden: learn about mushrooms, soil,
seeds, worms, plants, rainwater.
Thursdays 1:30 pm
BROADWAY BRANCH 40-20
Broadway, Astoria, 718.721.2462.
-Craft Club Free supplies, instruction,
fun • Aug 19; 12:30 pm
-Green Crafts • Aug 30; 3 pm
-Read, Dream, Play: Family Fun Time
Every Weds thru Aug; 11:30 am
-Learn to Grow see info in Astoria
branch • Every Wednesday thru Aug,
5:15
-Read With Me, Read To Me Grades K-
6, one-on-one, 15 mins. at least.
Mondays & Tuesdays, 3 pm
-Weekly Food Waste Drop-Off:
Composting Saturdays 1-3 pm (frozen
food scraps: fruit & veg scraps, coffee
grounds & filters, tea bags, eggshells,
nutshells, bread, pasta-no toppings.
Please no meat, dairy, bones, or oily
foods)
COURT SQUARE 25-01 Jackson Ave,
LIC 718-937-2790.
-Toddler Storytime
Wednesdays, 10:30 & 11:30 am
LEFRAK CITY BRANCH
98-30 57 Ave, Corona, 718-592-7677
-Mario the Magician: Magic and
Music
Aug 12, 6-7pm
LONG ISLAND CITY 37-44 21 St,
LIC, 718.752.3700.
-Making Books Sing: My City Park
Aug 7, 2 pm
-Learn to Grow see Astoria Branch
description • Mondays, 2 pm
-ShapeUp NYC: Stretch and Tone
Low-impact • Mondays, 6:30 pm
-Storytime ages 6-10. Wednesdays, 5
pm
-Weekly Food Waste Drop-Off:
Composting Saturdays, 1-3pm (see
Broadway Branch for info)

-Jeanne Elmezzi Adult Learning Ctr:
Free English and Pre-GED classes.
-Individualized and Advanced Career
Training (I-ACT) Registration required
Weekdays, 9 am
RIDGEWOOD BRANCH
20-12 Madison St, 718-821-4770
STEINWAY BRANCH 21-45 31 Street,
718.728.1965.
-Learn to Grow see Astoria Branch
description • Aug 7, 3:45 pm
-Knitting, Crocheting Club (adult,
teens age 12+) bring your yarn and
needs, share skills • Aug 20, 5:30 pm
-Weekly Food Waste Drop-Off;
Composting (see Broadway branch)
Mondays, 8 am
-Worms in the House! gardening
Wednesdays, 3 pm

PARKS & RECREATION

ALLEY POND ENVIRONMENTAL
CENTER
228-06 Northern Blvd, Douglaston
-APEC Adventure Tour
(ages 18-36 months, $10m/$16nm)
Aug 11, 1:30-2:45 pm
-The Happy Hedgehog Band
($12m/$18nm)
Sep 7, 1:30-3:30 pm (ages 3-4)
Sep 21 - 1:30-3 pm (ages 5-6)
-Storytime Safari
(ages 3-4, 5-7, $12m/$18nm)
Ocean Bonanza, Aug 10, 1:30-3 pm
Bouncing Bunnies, Sept 14, 1:30-3 pm
-Animal Care Trainee
(ages 8-12, $18m/$24nm)
Aug 11, 10-12 pm
ASTORIA PARK 19 Street, betw.
Astoria Park South and Ditmars Blvd.
-CALDC Waterfront Concert Series
Free live performances. Astoria Park
Lawn, Shore Blvd, between Astoria
Pool and Hell Gate Bridge. Thursdays
6:30 pm:
[UPDATED SCHEDULE]
Aug 8, 1910 Fruitgum Company Bon
Journey (tribute to Bon Jovi & Journey)
Aug 15, The Lightyears
-CALDC Movie Night Great Lawn,
Shore Blvd, between Astoria Pool and
Hell Gate Bridge. Mondays, 8:30 pm
[UPDATED SCHEDULE]
-Aug 12, Saturday Night Fever
-Aug 19 Annie
-Aug 26 Juno
-Shore Fest 2013 Games, music, art and
green events on car-free street
-Build It Green!NYC Day • Aug 11
-Big Jam Fest • Aug 18
CUNNINGHAM PARK
Union Trpk & 196 Place, Fresh
Meadows,
Free Movies by Cncl. Weprin, Friends
of Cunningham Park and Queens
Lesbian and Gay Pride Committee,
Films start at 8 pm,bring lawnchairs:
-Aug 8 - The Lorax
-Aug 15 - North by Northwest
-Aug 22 - Les Miserables
-Aug 29 - Kinky Boots
FLUSHING MEADOWS-CORONA
PARK Grand Central Pkwy, Whitestone

Expwy between 111 St and College Point
Blvd
-Hong Kong Dragon Boat Festival
(free) more than 120 dragon boat teams,
food, performances, Meadow Lake
Aug 10-11, 9 am-5 pm
-Citi Field Sleepover ($175 - 200) live
broadcast of Mets vs. Diamondbacks,
food, free September game tickets
123-01 Roosevelt Ave, Flushing
Aug 10-11, 5 pm-8 am
FOREST PARK Union Tpke & Park
Lane, Woodhaven
-Ride the FP Carousel to End
Alzheimers ($10 incl. unlim’d rides,
face-painting, raffle and refreshments; or
$3 indiv. rides; 100% to Alzheimers
Assn.) • Aug 9, 6:30-8:30 pm
-Hunt for Wild Blackberries with naturalist/ author “Wildman” Steve Brill
(sugg. donation: $20 adult/ $10 child
under 12) Call 914-835-2153 24+ hours
in advance to reserve place. visit
www.wildmanstevebrill.com.
• Aug 10, 11:45 am
GANTRY PLAZA STATE PARK
4-9 47th Rd, LIC 718-786-6385
-Live at the Gantries by Kupferberg
Center for the Arts. Betw. 49 and 50
Aves, along East River. Info
www.liveatthegantries.com.
Tuesdays, To Aug 13, 7 pm:
-Aug 13: Gerardo Contino y Los
Habaneros
QUEENS BOTANICAL GARDEN 43-
50 Main St, Flushing, 718.886.3800,
www.queensbotanical.org. (free adm.
after 4 pm Sun)
-Farmers Market Fridays
To Nov 22, 8:30 am-4 pm
-Tony DeMarco Irish fiddler
Aug 10, 6:15-7:45 pm
SOCRATES SCULPTURE PARK
32-01 Vernon Blvd., LIC, 718.956.
9819, wwwsocratessculpturepark.org.
-Kayaking & Canoeing Hallets Cove,
Aug 10, 24; 1-4 pm
-GrowNYC Greenmarket
Saturdays To Nov 16, 8 am-4 pm (Food
Scrap Collection: 10 am-12 pm)
-Fitness Classes • Yoga, Sat, 9:30 & 11
am; Sun, 10 am • Tai Chi, Sun, 11 am
SUMMER STAGE
-Back to the Roots-Kool Herc at
5POINTZ Celebrating 40th Anniv. of
Hip-Hop 5POINTZ, 45-46 Davis St,
LIC • Aug 11, 5 pm
SUMMER STAGE KIDS
-Illstyle & Peace Productions
Queensbridge Park • Aug 8
-The Dirty Sock Funtime Band
Queensbridge Park • Aug 15
TRAVERS PARK 78 Street & 34 Ave,
Jackson Heights
-Summer Sundays in the Park (Free)
music, dance, puppetry and award-winning street theatre • To Aug 25, 3 pm

SCHOOL EVENTS, PROGRAMS

POLICE DEPARTMENT CITY OF
NEW YORK Youth Police Academy,
Ages 10 to 16 • To Aug 16

SENIOR CENTERS, ACTIVITIES

(Full listing online, “Ongoing...”)

KEW GARDENS COMMUNITY
CTR. 80-02 Kew Gardens Rd, Ste 202.
-Free Dance Lessons
Aug 7 & 21, 11am to 12pm
-Comedy Workshop
Mon & Fri, 9:30-10:45 am
-Meditation • Thursdays, 10-11 am
-Belly Dance class • Weds, noon-1
POMONOK SENIOR CENTER 67-09
Kissena Blvd, Flushing, 718.591.3377
-Omkari Yoga mat or chair. Fri 9:30 am
SENIOR SPLASH
water exercise classes, swim instruction
by qualified water instructors, lap swimming, water ballet, & free swim hours.
Regist. at the pool • Astoria Pool 19 St &
23 Dr, Mon/Wed/Fri, 11 am-12 pm • Fort
Totten Pool, 338 Story Ave, Mon/Fri, 10-
11 am • To Aug 23
SENIORS UNITED FOR AN EQUITABLE AMERICA Advocating, uniting for senior rights: Social Security,
Medicare, Senior Centers, more. Middle
Village Adult Ctr., (upstairs computer
room) 69-10 75 St, Middle Village. Info,
Shirley 718.843.7804.
2nd & 4th Thurs, 1-2:30 pm (Aug 8, 22)

STREET FAIRS/FLEA & FARMERS MARKETS

-Astoria Greenmarket 14 St, 31 Ave &
31 Rd • To Nov 20, 8 am-3 pm
-Corona Greenmarkets
Roosevelt Ave & 103 St. Fridays to
November 22, 8 am-3 pm
-Elmhurst Hospital Greenmarket
41 Ave, 80 & 81 Sts. Tuesdays, to
November 26, 8 am-4 pm
-Forest Hills Greenmarket &
Composting* Queens Blvd & 70th Ave.
Sundays, to Dec 29, 8 am-4 pm (Food
Scrap Collection 10 am-12 pm)
-Jackson Heights Greenmarket &
Composting* 34 Ave & 78 St, Sundays
Year Round, 8 am to 3 pm (Food Scrap
Collection from 9 am-12 pm; Textile
Recycling from 9 am-1:30 pm)
-LIC Youthmarket Vernon Blvd betw.
48 & 49 Aves. Vendors wanted, apply
www.nyc.gov/sapo.
To Nov 23, 8 am-8 pm
-Northern Woodside Coalition (NWC)
Summer Concert Series
Sgt. Collins Park, 58th St. & Broadway,
Woodside • Thursdays To Aug 15; 7 pm
-Pomonok Community Farmers
Market Pomonok Neighborhood Center,
67-09 Kissena Blvd, Flushing,
Across from Queens College, Main Gate
• Fridays, 10 am-5 pm (thru Nov.)
-Queens Botanical Garden Farmers
Mkt Fridays (see Parks, QBG)
-Socrates Sculpture Park GrowNYC
Greenmarket & Composting* (see
Parks, Socrates)
-Sunnyside Greenmarkets &
Composting* Skillman Ave, betw. 42 &

43 Sts, Saturdays to Dec 21, 8 am-3 pm
(Food scrap collection, 9 am-12 pm)
-Sunnyside Strolls 46 St, betw. Queens
Blvd & Greenpoint Ave.
Saturdays to Aug 17, noon-7 pm
*Composting tips: frozen food scraps:
fruit & vegs, coffee grounds & filters, tea
bags, eggshells, nutshells, bread, pastano toppings. Please no meat, dairy,
bones, or oily foods.

ONGOING; ORGANIZATIONS

(* = newly added listings)

COMMUNITY MEETINGS CLUBS

American Legion Post 298
30-61 87 St, East Elmhurst.
1st Mon, 8 pm
American Legion & Ladies Aux. Post
118 89-02 91st St, Woodhaven,
718.846.6116. • 2nd/3rd Mon, 8 pm
Clinton Democratic Club Mtg. Vallone
& Vallone LLP, 25-59 Francis Lewis
Blvd, Flushing, 718.428.7285.
Dutch Kills Civic Assn. Mtg. Growing
Up Green Charter School, 39-37 28 St,
LiC. Every 2nd Thurs, 7:30 pm (not Jan,
Jul, Aug)
Environmental Protection Weekly
Pipeline Newsletter accepts announcements, feedback, suggestions newsletter@ dep.nyc.gov.
Federation of Italian American
Organizations of Queens 29-21 21 Ave,
Astoria, 718.204.2444, www.italianfederation.com.
FDNY free fire safety presentations
Minimum two weeks notice required
718.281.3870.
Flushing Camera Club
Flushing Hospital, Auditorium, 146-01
45 Ave (enter Burling St), 718.749.
0643, www.flushingcameraclub.org. 1st,
3rd & 5th Weds, 7:15 pm (confirm on
website)
Greater Woodhaven Devel. Corp. Mtg.
St. Thomas the Apostle, 87-40 88 St,
Woodhaven.
Every 4th Tues, 7:30 pm
Queens Best Toastmasters Club
Public Speaking / Effective
Communication. Elmhurst Hospital,
Conference Rm. A-1-15, 79-01
Broadway.
1st, 3rd, 5th Sat, 10 am - 12:15 pm Rego
Hills Republican Club 28th A.D.
Sizzler Restaurant, 100-27 Metropolitan
Ave, Forest Hills, 718.275.6005. Every
3rd Tues, 7:30 pm
Sunnyside Chamber of Commerce
Luncheons Dazies restaurant, 39-41
Queens Blvd, Sunnyside. Every 2nd
Tues, 12:30 pm.
United Forties Civic Assn. St Teresa
Parish Ctr., 50 Ave & 45 St, Woodside.
Every 2nd Thurs., 7 pm
VFW Post 4787 monthly meeting 19-

12 149 St, Whitestone. Every 2nd & 4th
Mon.
VFW, John V. Daniels Jr. Post 2813
montly meeting 51-27 Queens Blvd,
Woodside, 718.335.0700. Every 3rd
Saturday, 2 pm.
Vietnam Veterans of America, Queens
Chapter 32 New location: 19-12 149 St,
Whitestone, 11357, 718.830.0037 (previously at 88-61 76 Ave, Glendale).
Whitestone Veterans Memorial Assn.
Is seeking donations for annual
Memorial Day Parade, checks payable to
Whitestone Veterans Memorial Assn,
American Legion, 10-20 Clintonville St,
Whitestone, NY 11357.

COMMUNITY BOARDS, EDUC. & PCT.

108th Precinct Community Cncl. Mtg.
Sunnyside Community Svcs., 43-31 39
St, ground fl., Sunnyside.
110th Precinct Community Cncl. Mtg.
VFW 150, 51-11 108 St, Corona, info
718.426.9112.
112th Precinct Community Cncl. Mtg.
68-40 Austin St, Forest Hills.
Every 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. Info 718-626-
1021. Every 3rd Tues.
Community Bd. 2 Mtg. Sunnyside
Comm. Svcs., 43-31 39 St, Ground Fl.,
Sunnyside, info www.QueensCB.org,
718.533.8773 • Every 1st Thurs, 7 pm
Community Bd. 3 Board Mtg.
718.458.2707, www.cb3qn.nyc.gov.
Every 3rd Thurs (call for time and location) Community Bd. 4 Mtg. VFW Post 150,
51-11 108 St, Corona, 718.760.3141.
Every 2nd Tues.
Community Bd. 5 Mtg: Christ the King
H.S. Cafeteria, 68-02 Metropolitan Ave,
Middle Village
Community Bd. 6 Mtg. Kew Gardens
Community Center, 80-02 Kew Gardens
Rd, Ste. 202. Info 718.263.9250
Meets every 2nd Weds
Community Bd. 7 Mtg. 718.359.2800
Community Bd. 9 Mtg. For location
call 718.286.2686 • Every 2nd Tues.
Comm. Educ. Council 24 Mtg. Info.
718.418.8160, Glendale. Every 4th Tues.
location TBA.
Comm. Educ. Council Dist. 25 Mtg.
30-48 Linden Pl., Rm. 407, Flushing,
confirm 718.281.3786. Every 1st Weds,
7 pm
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).

GENERAL INTEREST

AmericaWorks Recruiting, screening,
support. www.americaworks.com, 212.
599.5627.
Animal Shelter/Rescue (donations
always appreciated):

-Amazing Animals Rescue and
Adoptions Whitestone, 718.795.3880.
-Animal Rescue Pet adoptions,
718.224.8629 or 631.420.0425.
-Animal Lovers Rescue and Adoptions
Whitestone, 718.740.3076.
-Animals Can’t Talk 718.393.7535
-Bobbi and the Strays Pet Rescue &
Adoption Center, 71-03 80 St, Glendale,
718.326.6070, www.bobbiandthe
strays.org /Adopt.aspx.
-Francis’ Friends Astoria, 347.393.
3649
-Kitty Caretakers of Queens Astoria,
Long Island City, Sunnyside, Woodside:
718-779-8402, 718.205.1792
-Loving Touch Rescue Flushing,
718.224.8629.
-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.
Hurricane Sandy Relief Guide for
Businesses Queens Chamber of
Commerce, for local businesses
www.queenschamber.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
Forever Graffiti Free Form may be
completed and submitted electronically
at www.nyc.gov/graffitifreeNYC
Food Pantries (donate/ receive):
-BVM Help of Christians 70-31 48
Ave, Woodside, info 718.672.4848 x11
Thurs 9:30 am-noon
-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
Forever Graffiti Free Form may be
completed and submitted electronically
at www.nyc.gov/graffitifreeNYC
Immigration Legal Svcs, Free Cncl.
Weprin, 73-03 Bell Blvd, Oakland Gdns.
1st Tues thru Jun. 4, 2013, 10 am-4 pm
(by appointment, 718.468. 0137)
Jewish Guild Healthcare Vision problems, hearing issues, etc. Info
212.769.6263, www.guildhealth.org.
Jobs for New Yorkers Tens of thousands of jobs on construction projects by
Gov. Cuomo. www.labor.ny.gov/
jobs/regional.shtm.
*Medicaid, SNAP Screenings By Cncl.
Ferreras, 32-33A Junction Blvd, E.
Elmhurst, info 718.651.1917.
Every 3rd Thursday
NYC CERT: Community Emergency
Response Team 10-week training program. www.queens1cert.org.
NYC Recovers: Work Progress
Program Qualified service providers

needed to deliver program. Program
reimburses wages paid to hurricaneaffected 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. One Honeywell Ave, LIC,
718.784.6979.
Rapid Repairs From Hurricane Sandy
damage. Questions on completed work
can be addressed at 212.615.8366, email
RapidRepairsCare@recovery.nyc. gov.
Riders Alliance Organizing mass transit
riders for affordable fares, service
restoration, general improvements.
www.ridersny.org.
Queens Econ. Devel. Corp. Resources
for small business owners, entrepreneurs, General Queens events. Info
718.263.0546, www.queensny.org/qedc/
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
Taxi-Smart Card Alternative to Accessa Ride. City Dept. for the Aging and
Mayor’s Office for People with
Disabilities. Enrollee pays $12.50, for
$100 worth of rides, up to $437.50. Info
212.442.3026, 212.788.2830.
Tuesday Night Cruise ($3 don.)
Benefits St. Mary’s Children’s Hosp,
Bayside. AT: Resorts World Casino VIP
Parking Lot, Rockaway Blvd & 109 St.
Info 917.385.2322, 917.682.5362.
To Nov 12, 5-9 pm
Workforce 1 Career Ctr, LaGuardia
Community College 29-10 Thomson
Ave, Rm C-400, 4th Fl. LiC,
718.609.2130, www.nyc.gov/workforce1. 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.nyc.gov/apsrefer.
Al-Anon 21-64 41 St, Astoria,
718.728.2948.
Co-Dependents Anonymous, Women
85-18 61 Rd, Rego Park, 718.805.1032.
Fridays, 10 - 11:45 am
Domestic Violence 37-63 76 St, Jackson
Heights, 718.639.8370.
-Helping Hands for the Disabled: Be a
Friend Day Pair up for 3 hours w/ a dis-

abled person. 718.606.9712
(Every 3rd Sat)
Emotions Anonymous Victoria Congregational Church, 148 St & 87 Ave,
Briarwood, 718.938.8869.
Weds 7:30 pm
HANAC Western Queens Caregivers
Network For those caring for
Alzheimer’s, dementia, chronic illness
patients. Support, counseling, info, referrals. 718.777.6941.
Jovenes (Youth) AA
www.jovenesqueensaa.com. 102- 08
Northern Blvd, Corona, 718.426.7467
Lexington Hearing & Speech Center
Hearing testing, infants to seniors,
www.lexnyc.org, 718.350.3171.
NAMI (National Alliance on Mental
Illness of Queens/Nassau)
Zucker Hillside Hosp., Sloman Aud.,
266 St & 76 Ave, Glen Oaks,
718.347.7284.
Narcotics Anonymous
www.westernqueensna.org,
718.962.6244
OCA 85-18 61 Rd, Rego Park, www.
obsessivecompulsiveanonymous.org,
917.443.0355. Saturdays at 10:30 am
Overeaters Anonymous
www.queensoa.org
42-11 155 St, Flushing. Fridays
Queens Counseling Svcs. of
Foundation for Religion and Mental
Health 43-43 Bowne St, 1st fl.,
Flushing, 718.461.6393.
SMART Recovery
www.smartrecovery.org. 97-29 64 Rd,
Rego Park, 212.631.1198. Sundays
Strong Kids Campaign (YMCA)
238-10 Hillside Ave, Bellerose,
718.479.0505.
Women’s Support Group
Kissena Jewish Center, 43-43 Bowne St,
Flushing, info & reg. 718.461.6393.
Alternating Thurs, 10 am

ARTS

BARNES & NOBLE 176-60 Union
Tpke, Fresh Meadows, 718.380.7077.
-Open Mic Poetry (2nd Mon)
-Weekly Storytimes (Sat only, 11 am)
FLUSHING TOWN HALL
Northern Blvd & Linden Pl,
718.463.7700, www.flushingtownhall
.org.
LAGUARDIA COMMUNITY COLLEGE 31-10 Thomson Ave, LIC.
718.482.5055, www.lagcc.cuny.edu/
www.laguardiaperformingarts.org.
LOUIS ARMSTRONG HOUSE (40
min. tours $10/$7 seniors, students,
children/ $0m, children under 4) 34-56
107 St, Corona, group rates:
718.478.8274. www.LouisArmstrong
House.org.
MoMA PS1 22-25 Jackson Ave, LIC,
718.784.2084.
MUSEUM OF THE MOVING
IMAGE 35 Ave & 36 St, Astoria,
718.784.0077, 718.777.6800, www.mov
ingimage.us.
NOGUCHI MUSEUM ($10/ $5 seniors,

student ID/ $0 under 12, NYC public H.S. ID) 9-01 33 Rd, LIC,
718.204.7088, www.noguchi.org.
-Hammer, Chisel, Drill: Noguchi’s
Studio Practice Artist-in-Residence
weekends
-Open Studio ($5) • 1st Sun
-Isamu Noguchi Catalogue Raisonne
Online: www.catalogue.noguchi.org.
QUEENS COLLEGE 65-30 Kissena
Blvd, Flushing, 718.997.5000.
Aaron Copland School of Music
Concerts almost daily, info
718.997.3800
-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.
-Godwin-Ternbach Museum 405
Klapper Hall, 718.997.4747, www.
qcpages.qc.cuny.edu/godwin-ternbach/.
QUEENS MUSEUM OF ART
Flushing Meadows Park, 718.592. 9700,
www.queensmuseum.org.
-World’s Fair Panorama of NYC
Ongoing
-Drop-in Family Workshops (free)
Second Sundays 1:30-4:30 pm
-Metlife Foundation Second Sundays
for Families
-Free Museum Tours Sun. 2, 3, 4 pm
QUEENS THEATRE
Flushing Meadows-Corona Park
www.queenstheatre.org, 718.760.0064.
QUEENSBOROUGH COMMUNITY
COLLEGE Performing Arts Ctr., 222-
05 56 Avenue Bayside. Info, tix
718.631.6311, www.visitqpac.org.
Weekend series for children:
($12/ $40 series/ $10 groups of 20+)
Tix Plaza Theatricals, 516.599.6870,
www.plaza theatrical.com.
Wizard of Oz To Apr 27; Dora the
Explorer: Pirate Adventure Apr 27.
Queens Symphonic Band (QSB) Has
openings for all woodwinds & brass.
Rehearsals Weds 7:30-9:30 pm. Info
718.340.8324, email phlzy@aol.com.
SOCRATES SCULPTURE PARK
32-01 Vernon Blvd., LIC, 718.956.
9819, wwwsocratessculpturepark.org.
YORK COLLEGE MUSIC
Concerts almost daily, Info: Music @
York College. 94-20 Guy R. Brewer
Blvd, Jamaica, 718-262-2000

ARTS OTHER

Astoria Symphony Orchestra
Diamond Concert Season (2012-13;
Season tickets $65/ $25 door each concert/ $20 door/ $15 student, senior/ under
12 free. $5 extra at door) St. Joseph’s
Catholic Church, 43-19 30 Ave, Astoria,
www.astoriamusic.org
To Jun 2, 2013
Calpulli Music Mexican accordion class
($10 adults/ donation age 10-18) Astoria
School of Fine Arts, 38-01 23 Ave, 2nd
Fl., Astoria, 718.507.2617.
Greek Theatre Workshop for
Children, Teens (8-18 yrs; lessons in

Greek; $60/month) 26-80 30 St,
Astoria.
Sundays 11:30 am-1 pm thru May 2013
Green Space dance studio, 37-24 24 St,
LiC
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, info
www.DST3K.com.
Laughing Devil Development Stage
Open mic, writing workshops, sketches,
improv. Bread Box Cafe, 47-11 11 St,
LIC • Thurs 6 & 8 pm
Secret Theatre Musicals, 44-02 23 St,
LIC, tix www.secrettheatre.com.
-Children’s Musicals, altern. Sat 2 pm
($10 children/ $15 adults/ $40 family, 4
tix) Pirate Pete’s Parrot / Dotty’s Dot
Thalia Spanish Theatre 41-17
Greenpoint Ave, Sunnyside,
718.729.3880
-Bilingual Theatre / Movement for
children workshop • Clases de
Actuacion, Movimiento y Baile
Bilingue para ninos ($150, discount for
siblings) • Apr 6-Jun 22

FREE HOURS OR SUGGESTED DONATION MUSEUMS:

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

HEALTH

CENTRAL QUEENS YM&YWHA
67-09 108 Street, Forest Hills, 718-268-
5011, www.cqy.org.
-Play Gym Pre-register
-Ballet Classes w. Yana Volkova, Mon
and Fri, ages 5-12, info x500 or e-mail
dberman@cqy.org. Register now.
MOUNT SINAI QUEENS Free health
events at various locations, registration
required, 718.267.4333, (registration and
more events www.mshq.org/ events).
NO-COST DIGITAL MAMMOGRAMS and Clinical Breast Exams
American-Italian Cancer Foundation.
Regularly comes to various communities. For women age 40+, annual recommended. Call for info and appointment
near you (required) 877.628.9090.
SAMUEL FIELD Y
Programs: Adult Ctr., Afterschool, learning disabled, singles, parents, space for
parties. 58-20 Little Neck Pkwy, Little

Neck, 718.225.6750 www.sfy.org.
-Early Childhood Program ages 2-5
Bay Terrace, 212-00 23 Ave, Bayside,
Bradley Richman, 718.423.6111 (registration ongoing)
-Ongoing program for developmentally disabled children (ages 3-5; join any
time):
-Monday Magic: Learn & Play ($5 per
family) Bay Terrace Center, 212-00 23rd
Ave, Bayside, 718.423.6111. Mon 3-
4:30 pm
-Gym and Creative Exploration ($5 per
family) Little Neck, Weds 3-4:30 pm
-Wednesday Night Singles ($7m/
$10nm refreshments included)
Reservations, info Ilene Yair 718.225.
6750 x236. 2nd, 4th Weds, 7 - 9 pm
-Partner Abuse Counseling Program
Support, referrals to shelter and legal
svcs. Ongoing

HEALTH OTHER

Blood Donors Needed (Especially ONegative) To donate or organize a drive,
call NYCB 800.933.2566,
www.nybloodcenter.org.
No-cost Breast Cancer Screenings Call
877-628-9090, appointment required.
Info www.AmericanItalian Cancer.org.
Scan Van Mobile Mammography
appointments required 800.564.6868

HISTORICAL SOCIETIES

BAYSIDE HISTORICAL SOCIETY
Fort Totten Park, North of 212 St and
Cross Island Pkwy. For info visit
www.baysidehistorical.org, or call
718.352.1548.
-Center for the Women of New York
Women’s history, conference, career
education ctr., 207 Totten Ave, Fort
Totten.
-Ongoing exhibits ($3 donation)
-Native Bayside; The Castle; If The
Hat Fits; Virtual Exhibit: Take a
Cruise Through the History of Bayside
1639-2000.
CENTRAL QUEENS HISTORICAL
ASSN. A source for Queens photos not
available elsewhere; go to
www.CQHA.net or call 917.376.4496.
FLUSHING TOWN HALL
Northern Blvd & Linden Place,
718.463.7700, www.flushingtownhall
.org. (see Arts section for events)
GREATER ASTORIA HISTORICAL
SOCIETY 35-20 Broadway, 4th Fl.,
Astoria, 718.278.0700,
www.astorialic.org.
GREATER RIDGEWOOD HISTORICAL 143-135 37 Ave, Flushing,
718.465. 1776. Open to the public Sat.
KING MANOR MUSEUM
King Park, Jamaica Ave at 153 St,
Jamaica, 718.206.0545, www.kingmanor.org. Tours & school/group programs, Thurs- Sun.
MAPLE GROVE CEMETERY
83-15 Kew Gardens Road; The Center at
Maple Grove, 127-15 Kew Gardens Rd,

Kew Gardens, 718.523.1876, www.
friendsofmaplegrove.org.
PAN-MACEDONIAN STUDIES
CENTER 149-14 14 Ave, Whitestone,
718.747.0488.
QUEENS HISTORICAL SOC.
Kingsland Homestead, 143-35 37 Ave,
Flushing. 718.939.0647 x17.
www.queenshistoricalsociety.org.
-Third Tuesday Movie Matinees ($3/$2
students and seniors/$0m)
-Exhibit: Growing Up Queens: A
Study of Childhood in Our Unique
Borough.
WOODHAVEN CULTURAL & HISTORICAL SOC. Emanuel United
Church of Christ, 91 Ave & Woodhaven
Blvd, Woodhaven, 718.846.1907.

LIBRARY

QUEENS LIBRARY SYSTEM
Call 718.990.0700, or visit www.queen
slibrary.org for program information.
Long Island City branch Jeanne
Elmezzi Adult Learning Ctr., 37-44 21
St, LiC. Free English and Pre-GED
class, computer use 718.752.3720.
Central Library
89-11 Merrick Blvd, Jamaica.
-Children’s Library Discovery Center
Adjacent to Central Library • ongoing
Ravenswood Branch Family Literacy
Ctr., 35-32 21 St, LIC.
-GED Preparation for you & Early
Learning Program for your children
(drop-off) Mon-Thurs, 12:30-3:30 pm
Woodhaven Book Discussion Group
Woodhaven Branch, 85-41 Forest Pkwy,
718.849.1010. 3rd Weds, 2 pm

PARKS & RECREATION

ALLEY POND ENVIRONMENTAL
CTR Pre-register for ALL events.
228-06 Northern Blvd, Douglaston,
718.229.4000, www.alleypond.com.
-Children’s Nature Programs (ages 18
months thru high school) weekdays,
weekend, after school, birthday parties,
internships. Ongoing.
-Family & Adult Programs
Hiking Club, Astronomy, Knitting.
FLUSHING MEADOWS-CORONA
PARK Grand Central Pkwy, Whitestone

Expwy between 111 St and College Point
Blvd, Park Drive E / #7 train to Mets-
Willets Point Station.
FOREST PARK Union Tpke & Park
Lane, Woodhaven
FORT TOTTEN Fort Totten Visitor
Center, Bldg. 502, North of 212 St and
Cross Island Pkwy
QUEENS BOTANICAL GARDEN 43-
50 Main St, Flushing, 718.886.3800,
www.queensbotanical.org. (free adm.
after 4 pm Sun)
-Fragile Beauty: Jamaica Bay
Landscapes
QUEENS COUNTY FARM MUS.
73-50 Little Neck Pkwy, Floral Park,
718.347.3276, www.queensfarm.org.
QUEENS ZOO
-Interactive Discovery Center
53-51 111 St, Flushing Meadows-Corona
Park; 718.271.1500 or go to www.queenszoo.com.
-Fall/Winter Education Programs ages
2 - adult, (see Calendar) To Feb 20, 2013
VOELKER ORTH MUS., BIRD
SANCTUARY, VICTORIAN GDN.
149-19 38 Ave, Flushing, 718.359.6227,
www.vomuseum.org.

SCHOOLS

*BAYSIDE HS 32-24 Corporal
Kennedy St, Bayside, 718.229.7600,
www.baysideshighschool.org.
-Updated Student Programs: Digital
Art & Design; Music Performance &
Production; Environmental Engineer ing
& Technology; Humanities & Nonprofit
Management; Computer Programming &
Web Design; Sports Medicine &
Management.
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
LAGUARDIA COMMUNITY COLL.
31-10 Thomson Ave, LIC, 718.482.7244,
www.laguardia.edu/acereg.
-Free GED Program 718.482.5385
-Home to Work Ctr. For displaced
homemakers. Assessment, counseling,
referrals, workshops, computer & vocational training, job search assistance.

718.482.5166.
-Practical Nurse Program funding
available. 718.609.2130
-Veterans Only: 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.

SENIOR CENTERS, ACTIVITIES

AARP Chapter 2889: NEW ADDRESS:
Knights of Columbus Hall, 69-60 Grand
Ave, Maspeth 718.672.9890. Meetings
1st & 3rd Weds, 12 pm
ASTORIA RESTORATION ASSN
Help with Home Energy (HEAP)
Grants 31-28 Ditmars Blvd, Astoria,
718.726.0034. Ongoing
ATRIA KEW GDNS & LIGHTHOUSE INT’L. 117-01 84 Ave, Kew
Gardens, 718.441.0300.
BAYSIDE SENIOR CTR.
221-15 Horace Harding Expwy, Bayside.
BENJAMIN ROSENTHAL PRINCE
STREET SENIOR CTR. Selfhelp
Community Services, 45-25 Kissena
Blvd, Flushing, 718.886.5777.
CENTRAL QUEENS YM/YWHA S.C.
67-09 108 St, Forest Hills,
718.268.5011.
CCNS/PETER J. DellaMONICA S.C.
23-56 Broadway, Astoria, 718.626.1500.
FLUSHING HOUSE 38-20 Bowne St,
347-532-3025 or 718.762.3198.
FLUSHING-FRESH MEADOWS
JEWISH CTR. 193-10 Peck Ave, Fresh
Meadows, 718.357.5100.
FOREST HILLS S.C. 108-25 62nd Dr,
718.699.1010.
GLENRIDGE S.C. & ADVISORY
CTR. 59-03 Summerfield St,
Ridgewood 718.386.5136.
-Classic Movie Thursdays
HOWARD BEACH S.C.
156-45 84 St (entrance 85 St), Howard
Beach, 718.738.8100.
JOINT PUBLIC AFFAIRS COMMITTEE FOR OLDER ADULTS
212.402.1127.
KEW GDNS COMMUNITY CTR. 80-
02 Kew Gardens Rd, Suite 202, Kew
Gardens, 718.268.5960. Open M-F,
10am-4pm. Health, Arts, Taxes,

Medicare, Computers, Workshops,
Lectures. Call for schedule.
-French Conversation Mon, noon
-Dancercize Mon & Fri, 1-2 pm
-Belly Dancing Weds, noon
-Chair Yoga Thurs, 11:30 am
-Floor Yoga Fri, 11 am (bring a mat)
-Latin Dance Aerobics Thurs, 2 pm
-Comedy Workshop Fri, 9:30-10:45 am
NATIVITY B.V.M.—ST. STAN’S
SENIOR CENTER 101-41 91st Street,
Ozone Park (meets monthly, 1st & 3rd
Thursdays in the church basement).
PETER CARDELLA S.C.
68-52 Fresh Pond Rd, Ridgewood,
718.497.2908/ TTY 718.497.2589.
POMONOK S.C. 67-09 Kissena Blvd,
Flushing, 718.591.3377.
ESL for Chinese speakers Tues &
Thurs, 9-10:30 am; Knitting & Crochet
now Thurs, 1 pm; Learn Mandarin
Chinese Thurs, 1 pm.
QUEENS INTERAGENCY COUNCIL ON AGING (QICA) Queens
Borough Hall, 120-55 Queens Blvd,
Room 319, Kew Gardens, 718.268.5954.
REGO PARK S.C. 93-29 Queens Blvd,
Rego Park, 718.896.8511. Free membership, classes, workshops, case assistance. Hot lunches served.
RIDGEWOOD OLDER ADULT CTR
& SVCS 59-14 70 Ave, Ridgewood,
718.456.2000.
SELFHELP AUSTIN ST. S.C.
106-06 Queens Blvd, Forest Hills,
718.520.8197.
SELF-HELP BENJAMIN ROSENTHAL S.C. 45-25 Kissena Blvd,
Flushing, 718.459.5549.
SELFHELP MASPETH 69-61 Grand
Ave, Maspeth, 718.429.3636.
STEINWAY S.C. 20-43 Steinway St,
Astoria; 718.728.8472.
-Lunch Special Suggested contribution
$1.50 age 60+, $3.50 under age 60.
Mon - Fri.
SUNNYSIDE COMMUNITY SVCS
CENTER FOR ACTIVE OLDER
ADULTS 43-31 39 St, Sunnyside,
718.784.6173.

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