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Queens & Brooklyn

Community CALENDAR

TODAY
FARMERS OVAL CIVIC
ASSOC will meet at 7:30 p.m. at
Ridgewood Baptist Church, 64-13
Catalpa Ave., Ridgewood.
CURES (Civics United For
Railroad and Environmental Solutions) will hold an open meeting at
7 p.m. at St. Pancras auditorium,
Myrtle Ave. and 68th St.,
Glendale.
NYC DEPT. OF ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION, City
Council Member Karen Koslowitz
and Community Board 6 will
sponsor a Town Hall Meeting on
flooding problems in the neighborhoods at 7:45 p.m. at the Forest Hills Jewish Center, 106-06
Queens Blvd., Forest Hills.
METROCARD VAN will be
available from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30
p.m. at Ridgewood Older
Adult Center, 59-14 70th Ave.,
Ridgewood.
ITALIAN-AMERICAN CANCER FOUNDATION will hold nocost breast cancer screening at
the office of Councilman Peter F.
Vallone, 22-45 31st St., Astoria.
GLENDALE KIWANIS will
meet at Zum Stammtisch, Myrtle
and Cooper aves., at 12:30 p.m.
MASPETH KIWANIS will meet
at 12:15 p.m. at Connolly’s
Corner, Maspeth.
RIDGEWOOD OLDER ADULT
CENTER, 59-14 70th Ave., welcomes new members 60 years of
age or older. Weekdays between
9 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Many programs and meals daily. For more
information, call 1-718-456-2000.

RIDGEWOOD Library, 20-12
Madison St. will hold the Art of
Candle Design: Holiday Workshop for adults at 5 p.m.
WOODHAVEN Library, 85-41
Forest Parkway will hold Spanish
and English Love Songs at 4 p.m.
RICHMOND HILL Library,
118-14 Hillside Ave., will hold
Wearable Art Jewelry Design:
A Jewelry-Making Workshop at
3 p.m
SUNNYSIDE Library, 43-06
Greenpoint Ave will hold The Art
of Candle Design: Holiday Crafts
Workshop for adults at 1 p.m.
REGO PARK SENIOR CENTER, 93-29 Queens Blvd., will
hold various programs. For more
information, call 1-718-896-8751.
RIDGEWOOD-BUSHWICK
SENIOR CENTER, 319 Stanhope
St., will hold various programs.
For additional information, call
1-718-366-3038.
PETER CARDELLA SENIOR
CENTER, 68-52 Fresh Pond Rd.,
Ridgewood, will hold various programs. For more information, call
1-718-497-2908.
SUNNYSIDE SENIOR CENTER, 43-31 39th St., will hold various programs. For more
information, call 1-718-392-6944.
SELF-HELP MASPETH Senior Center, 69-61 Grand Ave., will
hold beading, jewelry and bingo.
Hot lunch at noon. Transportation
available. For more information,
call 1-718-429-3636.
MIDDLE VILLAGE Adult Center, 69-10 75th St., will hold arts

and crafts at 10 a.m., sit and be
fit at 1 p.m, Tai-Chi-Chuan at
10:15 a.m. For more information,
call 1-718-894-3441.
THE WOODSIDE CLINIC, 61-
20 Woodside Ave., provides support groups, human services, day
activity program, food pantry,
meals-on-wheels and senior assistance program. For more information, call 1-718-779-1234.
SUNNYSIDE COMMUNITY
SERVICES, 43-31 39th St., will
hold various programs. For more
information, call 1-718-784-6173,
ext. 112.
FOREST HILLS SENIOR
CENTER, 108-25 62nd Dr., will
hold various programs, plus hot
lunch. For more information, call
1-718-699-1010.
FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 28
GLENDALE/ MASPETH
UNITED METHODIST CHURCH,
66-14 Central Ave., Glendale will
hold a Super Fall rummage sale
from 2 to 7 p.m, today and tomorrow frin 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
RIDGEWOOD DEMOCRATIC
CLUB will meet at 7:30 p.m. at
headquarters, 60-70 Putnam
Ave., Ridgewood.

BOY SCOUT TROOP 28
meets every Friday at 7 p.m. at St.
John’s Lutheran Church, 86-20
114th St. in Richmond Hill. All
boys age 10-1/2 to 17 are welcome. For more information, call
1-718-478-5747.
GIRL SCOUTS K to 3rd grade
meet from 5 to 6 p.m. Grades 4
and up meet from 7 to 8:15 p.m.
United Methodist Church, 91
Richmond St., between Etna St.
and Ridgewood Ave., Cypress
Hills.
BOY SCOUTS Troop and
Pack 233 meet at 7 p.m. at St.
Brigids School, 438 Grove St,
near St. Nicholas Ave., Brooklyn.
All boys in grades 1 and up are
welcome. For information call
1-718-827-7377.
GIRL SCOUTS meet at 7 p.m.
at St. Brigid’s School,
438 Grove St., near St. Nicholas
Ave., Brooklyn.
RIDGEWOOD OLDER ADULT
CENTER, 59-14 70th Ave., welcomes new members 60 years of
age or older. Weekdays between
9 a.m. and 4;30 p.m. Meals daily.
For additional information, call
1-718-456-2000.
REGO PARK SENIOR CENTER, 93-29 Queens Blvd., will
hold various programs. For more information, call 1-718-896-8751.

RIDGEWOOD- BUSHWICK
SENIOR CENTER, 319 Stanhope
St., will hold various programs.
For additional information, call
1-718-366-3038.
PETER CARDELLA SENIOR
CENTER, 68-52 Fresh Pond Rd.,
Ridgewood, will hold various programs. For more information, call
1-718-497-2908.
MIDDLE VILLAGE Adult Center, 69-10 75th St., will hold aerobics to music at 9 a.m., watercolor
painting at 9 a.m. For more information, call 1-718-894-3441.
THE WOODSIDE CLINIC, 61-
20 Woodside Ave., provides support groups, human services, day
activity program, food pantry,
meals-on-wheels and senior assistance program. For more information, call 1-718-779-1234.
FOREST HILLS SENIOR
CENTER, 108-25 62nd Dr., will
hold various programs, plus hot
lunch. For more information, call
1-718-699-1010.
MASPETH SELF-HELP SENIOR CENTER, 69-61 Grand Ave.,
Maspeth will hold exercise and
bingo. Hot lunch at noon. Transportation available. For information, call 1-718-429-3636

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 29
WOODHAVEN RESIDENTS’
BLOCK ASSOC will hold a special forum on the defunct Rockaway Branch rail line and
proposed plans to reactivate the
line. Meeting will feature presentations on pros and cons of the
plan. The tracks runs through
parts of Woodhaven and Richmond Hill. Meeting is at 1 p.m. at
the Queens Tabernacle, 86-03
96th St., Woodhaven. All invited.
FRIENDS OF RIDGEWOOD
LIBRARY will host a “Fun Day” at
the library, 20-12 Madison St. off
Forest Ave. Flea market table,
book table, Kids craft table, fire
engine and more. Day goes from
9:30a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
7th ANNUAL KATHY TUGAW
Breast Cancer Walk at Juniper
Valley Park, Middle Village.
Registration at 11 a.m., walk
starts at noon,
FREE OUTDOOR CONCERT
from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Shops at
Atals Park, 8000 Cooper Ave.,
Glendale sponsored by Senator
Joe Addabbo and Assemblyman
Mike Miller.
REDEEMER LUTHERAN
SCHOOL, 69-26 Cooper
Ave.,Glendale will hold an indoor
flea market from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Open to the public. Free
admission.
CYPRESS HILLS Local Development Corp will hold a Homeowners Fair at the Cypress
Hills-Fulton St., Senior Citizens
Center, 3208 Fulton St., Cypress
Hills from 11 am. to 2 p.m. Lots of
exhibits and information.
FLUSHING TOWN HALL,
137-35 Northern Blvd will hold
their 150th Anniversary from 1 to
5 p.m. Make decorative fans and
dance cards from the Civil War
ballroom, fee charged.
CUB SCOUTS PACK 368 will
hold registration from grades 1 to
5 from 10 a.m. to noon at the
Parish center of St. Paul’s Curch,
98-16 55th Ave., Corona.
NYC TOURS with Jack
Eichenbaum will feature “Renaissance in Newtown Creek” from
1 to 3 p.m.
SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 30
QUEENSBOROUGH PERFORMING ARTS CENTER will
present Dionne Warwick in Concert at 3 p.m. at Queens Borough
Community College, 222-05 56th
Ave., Bayside. For information
call 1-718-31-6311.
YORK COLLEGE PERFORMING ARTS will present the Royal
Dancers and Drummers of Burundi at 4 p.m. at the college, 94-
45 Guy R. Brewer Blvd., Jamaica.
MONDAY, OCTOBER 1
COMET CIVIC will meet at 7
p.m. at Bethzatha Church, 85-20
57th Ave., Elmhurst. All welcome.
BOY SCOUT TROOP 96 and
Pack 67 meet at 7:30 p.m. at
Blessed Sacrament Church, 198
Euclid Ave., Cypress Hills.
All boys in grades 1 and up are
welcome. For information call
1-718-827-7377.
RIDGEWOOD OLDER ADULT
CENTER, 59-14 70th Ave., welcomes new members 60 years of
age or older. Weekdays between
9 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Meals daily.

“Sit in a Chair” Yoga at 1 p.m. Art
Class at 12:45 p.m. All materials
supplied. Many programs. For information, call 1-718-456-2000.
REGO PARK SENIOR CENTER, 93-29 Queens Blvd., will
hold various programs. For more
information, call 1-718-896-8751.
RIDGEWOOD-BUSHWICK
SENIOR CENTER, 319 Stanhope
St., will hold various programs.
For additionalinformation, call
1-718-366-3038.
PETER CARDELLA SENIOR
CENTER, 68-52 Fresh Pond Rd.,
Ridgewood, will hold various programs. For more information, call
1-718-497-2908.
SELF-HELP Maspeth Senior
Center, 69-61 Grand Ave., will
hold computer classes in Windows, Internet, e-mail and other
programs. Wellness program will
be held at 5:30 and 6:30 p.m.
Massages by appointment, fee
charged. For more information,
call 1-718-429-3636.
MIDDLE VILLAGE Adult Center, 69-10 75th St., will hold aerobics and arts & crafts at 10:30
a.m., bingo at 10:15 a.m., singing
group at 12:30 p.m., Yoga at
1 p.m., computer training, beginners, intermediate and advanced
levels from 1 to 5 p.m.. For more
information, call 1-718-894-3441.
THE WOODSIDE CLINIC, 61-
20 Woodside Ave., provides support groups, human services, day
activity program, food pantry,
meals-on-wheels and senior assistance program. For more information, call 1-718-779-1234.
FOREST HILLS SENIOR
CENTER, 108-25 62nd Dr., will
hold various programs, plus hot
lunch. For more information, call
1-718-699-1010.
MASPETH SELF HELP SENIOR CENTER, 69-61 Grand Ave.,
Maspeth will hold exercise,
needlepoint, embroidery, bingo,
Wii Video Games. Hot lunch at
noon. Transportation available.
Call 1-718-429-3636.
TUESDAY, OCTOBER 2
OUR NEIGHBORS CIVIC
ASSOC will meet at 7 p.m. at
Christ Lutheran Church Parish
Center, 101 Ave and 87th St.,
Ozone Park.
OZONE PARK Library, 92-24
Rockaway Blvd., will hold Computers: An Introduction for adults
at 11 a.m.
SOUTH OZONE PARK Library, 128-16 Rockaway Blvd will
hold Basic Computer Skills for
Seniors at 10 a.m.
SUNNYSIDE DRUM CORPS
meets every Tuesday at 6 p.m. at
All Saints Church, 43-12 46th St.,
Sunnyside, one block off Queens
Blvd. Boys and girls ages 7 to 17
are invited to join. For information,
call 1-718-786-4141.
NYC DEPT OF BUILDINGS
holds Homeowner’s Night from
4:30 to 5:30 p.m. at Queens Borough Hall, 120-55 Queens Blvd.,
1st Floor, Kew Gardens. Plan examiners will be available to answer technical questions
regarding permits and applications for one and two-family
homeowners only. First come,
first served.
ST. MARGARET’S Boy Scouts
meet every Tuesday from 7:30 to
9 p.m. at 79th Pl. and Juniper Valley Rd., Middle Village. Boys 11
through 18 years old welcome.

GLENRIDGE ALANON, Family and Friends of Alcoholics, will
meet at Trinity Reformed Church,
Palmetto St. and 60th Pl.,
Ridgewood. Beginners meet at
7:30 p.m., Regular meeting at
8:10 p.m.
ALCOHOLICS Anonymous will
meet at 8 p.m. at Grace Lutheran
Church, 21st Ave. and 32nd St. in
Astoria. For more information, call
1-718-520-5021.
RIDGEWOOD OLDER ADULT
CENTER, 59-14 70th Ave., welcomes new members 60 years of
age or older. Weekdays between
9 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Meals daily.
For additional information, call
1-718-456-2000.
REGO PARK SENIOR CENTER, 93-29 Queens Blvd., will
hold aerobics from 9 to 10 a.m.,
and an afternoon tea dance from
1:15 to 3:15 p.m., plus other programs. For more information, call
1-718-896-8751.
RIDGEWOOD-BUSHWICK
SENIOR CENTER, 319 Stanhope
St., will hold various programs.
For additional information, call
1-718-366-3038.
PETER CARDELLA SENIOR
CENTER, 68-52 Fresh Pond Rd.,
Ridgewood, will hold various programs. For more information, call
1-718-497-2908.
SELF-HELP MASPETH Senior Center, 69-61 Grand Ave., will
hold bingo, Tai Chai, staywell and
other programs. For more information, call 1-718-429-3636.
MIDDLE VILLAGE Adult Center, 69-10 75th St., will hold sit
and be fit at 1 p.m. For more information, call 1-718-894-3441.
THE WOODSIDE CLINIC, 61-
20 Woodside Ave., provides support groups, human services, day
activity program, food pantry,
meals-on-wheels and senior assistance program. For more information, call 1-718-779-1234.
FOREST HILLS SENIOR
CENTER, 108-25 62nd Dr., will
hold various programs, plus hot
lunch. For more information, call
1-718-699-1010.
FOREST HILLS JEWISH
CENTER, 106-06 Queens Blvd.,
presents Drop-In Play group for
new parents, infants and small
children every Thursday from 10
a.m. to noon and Israeli Folk
Dancing from 8 to 10 p.m.
WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 3
WOODSIDE Library, 54-22
Skillman Ave will hold Basic Computer Training classes for all ages
at 10:30 a.m.
HOWARD BEACH Library,
92-06 156th Ave., will hold
Overeaters Anonymous at 11 a.m.
104TH PRECINCT EXPLORERS will meet today and every
Wednesday at 4:30 p.m. at the
104th Precinct stationhouse,
Catalpa Ave. off Fresh Pond
Road, Ridgewood. The program,
a division of the Boy Scouts of
America, is open to boys and girls
ages 13 to 17 to enjoy various activities and learn about police procedures. For more information,
call 1-718-386-2486 from 10 a.m.
to 6 p.m.
NAR-ANON, self-help support
group for anyone affected by a
loved one’s use/abuse of drugs
will meet at 7:30 p.m. in the basement of Church in the Gardens,
50 Ascan Ave., at Greenway
North, Forest Hills. For informa-

tion, call 1-800-984-0066.
RIDGEWOOD OLDER ADULT
CENTER, 59-14 70th Ave., welcomes new members 60 years of
age or older. Weekdays between
9 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Meals daily.
For additional information, call
1-718-456-2000.
REGO PARK SENIOR CENTER, 93-29 Queens Blvd., will
hold line and ballroom dancing
from 1:15 to 2:30 p.m., plus various programs. For more information, call 1-718-896-8751.
RIDGEWOOD-BUSHWICK
SENIOR CENTER, 319 Stanhope
St., will hold various programs.
For additional information, call
1-718-366-3038.
PETER CARDELLA SENIOR
CENTER, 68-52 Fresh Pond Rd.,
Ridgewood, will hold various programs. For more information, call
1-718-497-2908.
MIDDLE VILLAGE Adult Center, 69-10 75th St., will hold aerobics to music at 9:15 a.m.
Computer training, beginners, intermediate and advanced levels
from 1 to 5 p.m. For more information, call 1-718-894-3441.
THE WOODSIDE CLINIC, 61-
20 Woodside Ave., provides support groups, human services, day
activity program, food pantry,
meals-on-wheels and senior assistance program. For more information, call 1-718-779-1234.
SELF-HELP MASPETH Senior Center, 69-61 Grand Ave., will
hold exercise, dancing, choral
group and bingo. Hot lunch at
noon. Transportation available.
For additional information, call
1-718-429-3636.
FOREST HILLS SENIOR
CENTER, 108-25 62nd Dr., will
hold various programs, plus hot
lunch. For more information, call
1-718-699-1010.
THURSDAY, OCTOBER 4
RIDGEWOOD PROPERTY
OWNERS AND CIVIC ASSOC
will meet at 7:30 p.m. at IS 93,
Forest Ave., between Woodbine
and Madison Sts., Ridgewood.
GLENDALE PROPERTY
OWNERS ASSOC will meet at
7:30 p.m. at St. Pancras Parish
Hall, Myrtle Ave and 68th St.,
Glendale.
COMMUNITY BOARD 2 will
hold a public hearing and public
meeting at 7:30 p.m. at
Sunnyside Senior Center, 43-31
39th St., Sunnyside.

COMMUNITY BOARD 10 will
hold a public hearing and public
meeting at 7:45 p.m. at the K of C
Hall, 135-45 Lefferts Blvd., South
Ozone Park.
GLENDALE KIWANIS will
meet at Zum Stammtisch, Myrtle
and Cooper aves., at 12:30 p.m.
MASPETH KIWANIS will meet
at 12:15 p.m. at Connolly’s
Corner, Maspeth.
RIDGEWOOD OLDER ADULT
CENTER, 59-14 70th Ave., welcomes new members 60 years of
age or older. Weekdays between
9 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Many programs and meals daily. For more
information, call 1-718-456-2000.
REGO PARK SENIOR CENTER, 93-29 Queens Blvd., will
hold various programs. For more
information, call 1-718-896-8751.
RIDGEWOOD-BUSHWICK
SENIOR CENTER, 319 Stanhope
St., will hold various programs.
For additional information, call
1-718-366-3038.
PETER CARDELLA SENIOR
CENTER, 68-52 Fresh Pond Rd.,
Ridgewood, will hold various programs. For more information, call
1-718-497-2908.
SUNNYSIDE SENIOR CENTER, 43-31 39th St., will hold various programs. For more
information, call 1-718-392-6944.
SELF-HELP MASPETH Senior Center, 69-61 Grand Ave., will
hold beading, jewelry and bingo.
Hot lunch at noon. Transportation
available. For more information,
call 1-718-429-3636.
MIDDLE VILLAGE Adult Center, 69-10 75th St., will hold arts
and crafts at 10 a.m., sit and be
fit at 1 p.m, Tai-Chi-Chuan at
10:15 a.m. For more information,
call 1-718-894-3441.
THE WOODSIDE CLINIC, 61-
20 Woodside Ave., provides support groups, human services, day
activity program, food pantry,
meals-on-wheels and senior assistance program. For more information, call 1-718-779-1234.
SUNNYSIDE COMMUNITY
SERVICES, 43-31 39th St., will
hold various programs. For more
information, call 1-718-784-6173,
ext. 112.
FOREST HILLS SENIOR
CENTER, 108-25 62nd Dr., will
hold various programs, plus hot
lunch. For more information, call
1-718-699-1010.