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Community CALENDAR

TODAY

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. FRIDAY, OCTOBER 5

A.A.R.P. GLENDALE CHAPTER 4123 will meet at 11 a.m. at the Greater Ridgewood Youth Council, 59-03 Summerfield St., Ridgewood. New members are welcome.

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 more 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., will offer flu shots to all members who have Medicare Part A and Part B. Most other insurance plans are accepted as well at 9:30 a.m.. The center welcomes new members 60 years of age or older. Weekdays between 9 a.m. and 4;30 p.m. 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.

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, OCTOBER 6

SACRED HEART SCHOOL ASSOC. will hold an Oktoberfest from 1 to 5 p.m. in the school au- ditorium, 84th St., and 78th Ave., Glendale. For information call 1-718-417-3009.

RIDGEWOOD OLDER ADULT CENTER, 59-14 71st Ave., off Forest Ave., Ridgewood will hold and indoor flea market from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Refreshments available. Free admission.

WOMEN’S CLUB of Trinity-St Andrew’s Lutheran Church, 60th St., and 60th Ave., Maspeth will hold a Harvest Festival and Flea market from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.

CHURCH OF THE RESURRECTION, 85-09 118th St., Kew Gardens/Richmond Hill will hold the Blessing of the Pets at 11 a.m. All pets are welcome.

MOUNT OLIVET CEMETERY Grand Ave., Maspeth will hold a walking tour “Moments in Time” from1to3p.m.ledbySupt. David Gigler. Refreshments at conclusion of tour. For information call 1-718-326-1777.

MAPLE GROVE Cemetery will host Spirits Alive from 2 to 5 p.m.anda7p.m.eveningproduction at a site to be selected in Maple Grove. For further information call 1-718-497-1630.

SUNNYSIDE Library, 43-06 Greenpoint Ave., will present a screening of “Warriors of Qiugang” at 2:30 p.m. Discussion follows film.

QUEENS COUNTY FARM MUSEUM, 73-50 Little Neck Parkway, Floral Park will hold “Pick Your Own Pumpkin today and tomorrow from 11 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

ST PAUL’S International Lutheran Church will hold their 6th annual International Fall Fair from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the corner of 263rd St and Union Turnpike, Floral Park. Lots of things to do. SUNDAY, OCTOBER 7

GREATER RIDGEWOOD HISTORICAL SOCIETY will hold a Harvest Festival at the Onderdonk House, Flushing and Onderdonk Avenues, Ridgewood from noon to 4 p.m. Lots to do. Fun for all.

QUEENS COUNTY FARM MUSEUM, 73-50 Little Neck Parkway, Floral Park will hold their annual Apple Festival from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Free admission.

TOWN HALL meeting on the Immigration Deferred Action Program sponsored by Congress- woman Carolyn Maloney and Congressman Luis Gutierrez from 11a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at LaGuardia Community College, entrance on Van Dam St., and 47th Ave., LIC.

QUEENSBOROUGH PERFORMING ART CENTER, 222- 05 56th Ave., Bayside will present Pat Cooper and the Wise Guys of Comedy at 3 p.m. For nformation call 1-718-631-6311.

FLUSHING TOWN HALL, 137-35 Northern Blvd., will present Traditional dance: Pacific Coast of Colombia at 1 p.m. MONDAY, OCTOBER 8 COLUMBUS DAY OBSERVED

MIDDLE VILLAGE PROPERTY OWNERS /RESIDENTS ASSOC will meet at 7:30 p.m. at St. Margaret’s Parish Hall, 79th Pl., and Juniper Valley Road.

NYC TOURS with Jack Eichenbaum will present “Corona Circuit” from 1 to 3 p.m. Go to http://mas.org/tours/ for further information.

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. Formore 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 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 more 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 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 9

SUNNYSIDE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE will hold a luncheon meeting at 12:30 p.m. at Dazies, 39-41 Queens Blvd., Sunnyside.

COMMUNITY BOARD 4 will hold a public hearing and public meeting at VFW Post 150, 51-11 108th St. Corona.

WOODSIDE Library, 54-22 Skillman Ave., will hold a Job Readiness program at 6 p.m. Help with resumes, cover letter, search for jobs and more.

SOUTH OZONE PARK Library, 128-16 Rockaway Blvd, will hold Basic computer skills for seniors at 10 a.m.

SUNNYSIDE Library, 43-06 Greenpoint Ave will hold computer classes at 11:30 a.m.

HOWARD BEACH Library, 92- 06 156th Ave will host the national Multiple Sclerosis Society Support Group at 1 p.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 10

COMMUNITY BOARD 5 will hold a public hearing and public meeting at 7:30 p.m. at Christ the King H.S. 68-02 Metropolitan Ave., Middle Village.

COMMUNITY BOARD 6 will hold a public hearing and public meeting at 7:45 p.m. at Kew Gardens Community Center, 80-02 Kew Gardens Road,, Kew Gardens.

106th PRECINCT COMMUNITY COUNCIL will meet at the station house at 8 p.m. at 103-53 101st St. Ozone Park.

HOWARD BEACH Library, 92-06 156th Ave., will hold Game Day for Teens and Tweens at 4 p.m. ALSO; Overeaters Anonymous at 11 a.m.

SOUTH OZONE PARK Library, 128-16 Rockaway Blvd. will host the Knit and Crochet Club at 1 p.m. Beginners and advanced welcome.

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 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 information, 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 11

UNITED FORTIES CIVIC ASSOC will meet at 7 p.m. at St Teresa’s Parish Center, 50th Ave., and 45th St., Woodside.

104COP will meet at 8 p.m. at St. Pancras auditorium, Myrtle Ave., and 68th St., Glendale.

GLENDALE KIWANIS will hold Italian Night dinner from 6:30 to 9 p.m. at the Glendale Memorial Building, 72-02 Myrtle Ave., Glendale.

GLENDALE Library, 78-60 73rd Pl., Book Discussion Club will meet at 5:30 p.m. Discussion on “The Help”.

OZONE PARK Library, 92-24 Rockaway Blvd., will hold introduction to computers at 5:45 p.m. all adults welcome.

FOREST HILLS Library, 108- 19 71st Ave., will host Recovery International at 2:30 p.m.

WOODSIDE Library, 54-22 Skillman Ave will hold computer tutoring with New York Cares at 5:45 p.m.

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., wel- comes 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. FRIDAY, OCTOBER 12

MASPETH TOWN HALL, 71st St. off Grand Ave will host an exhibition from the Irish American Heritage Museum for two weeks sponsored by Assemblywoman Marge Markey.

WOODHAVEN Library, 85-41 Forest Parkway will hold Game Day for all ages at 4:30 p.m.

FLUSHING TOWN HALL, 137-35 Northern Blvd., will hold the Opening Reception for the Korean Traditional Illuminated Sutra Exhibition from 6 to 8 p.m.

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 more 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.