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Queens & Brooklyn

Community CALENDAR

TODAY
QUEENS CHAMBER OF
COMMERCE will hold the 2012
annual Building Awards at 6 p.m.
at LaGuardia Marriott Hotel,
102-05 Ditmars Blvd., Elmhurst.
GLENDALE KIWANIS will
meet at Zum Stammtisch restaurant, Myrtle Ave. and 70th St., at
12:30 p.m.
MASPETH KIWANIS will meet
at Connolly’s Corner restaurant,
Grand Ave. and 72nd St., at
12:15 p.m.
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, JANUARY 18
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.
Andrews 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. Brigid Catholic Academy,
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 Catholic Academy,
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 more
information, call 1-718-429-3636.

SATURDAY, JANUARY 19
WOODHAVEN RESIDENTS
BLOCK ASSOC. will hold a Town
Hall meeting at 1 p.m. at the Volunteer Ambulance Corps, 78-15
Jamaica Ave., Woodhaven.
ANTI-THEFT VIN ETCHING
PROGRAM sponsored by the
102nd Precinct and Assemblyman Mike Miller from 10 a.m. to 1
p.m. at Miller Office, 83-91 Woodhaven Blvd.. Will register cell
phones, bikes, tablets, laptops

and cars for free.
SUNDAY, JANUARY 20
BLOOD DRIVE sponsored by
St. Margaret Church and the New
York Blood Center will be held
from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. at St. Margaret Parish Center, Juniper Valley Rd. and 80th St., Middle
Village.
LATIN AMERICAN CULTURAL CENTER OF QUEENS,
35-30 35th St., Astoria will hold
free art classes from 4 to 6 p.m.
MONDAY, JANUARY 21
MARTIN LUTHER KING DAY
CHECK with your local senior
center. Some may be closed for

the holiday.
110th PRECINCT COMMUNITY COUNCIL will meet at
7 p.m. at VFW Hall, Post 150,
51-11 108th St., Corona.
NEWTOWN CIVIC ASSOC
will meet at 8 p.m. at Elmhurst
Memorial Hall, 88-24 43rd Ave.,
Elmhurst.
CATHOLIC DAUGHTERS OF
AMERICA, St. Rose of Lima
Chapter will hold a card party at
noon at the Ridgewood Youth
Council, 59-03 Summerfield St.,
Ridgewood. Admission includes
refreshments.

TUESDAY, JANUARY 22
COMMUNITY EDUCATION
COUNCIL 24 will hold a business
meeting at 6 p.m. and calendar
meeting at 7 p.m. at IS, 70-02
54th St.. Maspeth.
114th PRECINCT COMMUNITY COUNCIL will meet at
7 p.m. at Riccardo’s, 21st Ave.,
Astoria.
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
Troop 119 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 OLDERADULT
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 chi, 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, JANUARY 23
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.
Flu shots available at 10 a.m..
Call or sign up. For more 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

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
-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, JANUARY 24
GLENDALE KIWANIS will
meet at Zum Stammtisch restaurant, Myrtle Ave. and 70th St., at
12:30 p.m.
MASPETH KIWANIS will meet
at Connolly’s Corner restaurant,
Grand Ave. and 72nd St., at 1
2:15 p.m.
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 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.
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 Censtrategies.

ter, 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, JANUARY 25
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.
Andrews 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.
Brigid Catholic Academy, 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 Catholic Academy,
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 more information, call 1-718-429-3636.