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Community CALENDAR

TODAY
MASPETH HIGH SCHOOL
THEATER presents their production of Shakespeare’s “Romeo
and Juliet” tonight and tomorrow
night, Friday, Feb. 1, at 7 p.m. at
the school auditorium, 54-40 74th
St., Maspeth. Tickets available at
the door. For information,
call 1-718-803-7100 or visit
www.mhstheater.org .
GLENDALE KIWANIS will hold
a membership roundup at California Pizza Kitchen restaurant
at The Shops at Atlas Park, 8000
Cooper Ave., Glendale, at 12:30
p.m. New members welcome.
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, FEBRUARY 1
CHURCH OF THE RESURRECTION, 85-09 118th St., Richmond Hill/Kew Gardens, will hold
a winter treasure bake and book
sale tonight from 6 to 9 p.m.,
tomorrow (Saturday, Feb. 2), from
9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. and
Sunday, Feb. 3, from 11:30 a.m.
to 3:30 p.m.

FRIENDS OF MAPLE GROVE
CEMETERY will begin registration of students in its five-week
“Kids With Cameras” movie
making program. Fee charged.
For additional information, Call
1-347-878-6614.
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, FEBRUARY 2
GROUNDHOG DAY
GLENDALE/ MASPETH
UNITED METHODIST CHURCH,
Central Ave. and 66th Pl., Glendale, will host a pancake breakfast from 7:30 a.m. until noon.
SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 3
FLUSHING TOWN HALL,
137-35 Northern Blvd., Flushing,
will feature a concert by Momenta
Quartet, with special guest Min
Xiao Fen. Admission charged.
For additional information visit
www.flushingtownhall.org.
MONDAY, FEBRUARY 4
COMET (Communities of
Maspeth and Elmhurst Together)
Civic Association will meet at 7
p.m. at Bethzatha Church of God,
85-20 57th Ave., Elmhurst.
GREATER ASTORIA HISTORICAL SOCIETY, 35-20
Broadway, 4th Floor, Long Island
City, will feature A Forgotten New
York Lecture “Kevin Walsh
Presents: The Village of Astoria”
at 7 p.m. For more information,
call 1-718-278-0700 or visit
www.astorialic.org.
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 one and up are
welcome. For more 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 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, FEBRUARY 5
OUR NEIGHBORS CIVIC
ASSOC. of Ozone Park will meet
at 7 p.m. at Christ Evangelical
Lutheran Church Parish Center,
85-15 101st Ave., Ozone Park.
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 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 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 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, FEBRUARY 6
AARP CHAPTER 2889 will
meet at noon at the Knights of
Columbus Hall, 69-60 Grand
Ave., Maspeth. New members
are welcome. This week’s meeting features entertainment by
Diane Templeton.
WOODHAVEN CULTURAL
AND HISTORICAL SOCIETY will
meet at 1 p.m. at Emanuel
United Church of Christ, 91st
Ave., and Woodhaven Blvd.,
Woodhaven.
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 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 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.
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, FEBRUARY 7
RIDGEWOOD PROPERTY
OWNERS AND CIVIC ASSOC.
will meet at 7:30 p.m. at I.S. 93
auditorium, Forest Ave. between
Madison and Woodbine sts.
GLENDALE PROPERTY
OWNERS ASSOC. will meet at
7:30 p.m. at St. Pancras Pfeifer
Hall, Myrtle Ave. and 68th St.
COMMUNITY BOARD 2 will
meet at 7 p.m. at Sunnyside
Community Services, 43-31 39th
St., Sunnyside.
COMMUNITY BOARD 10 will
meet at 7:45 p.m. at Knights of
Columbus Hall, 135-45 Lefferts
Blvd., South Ozone Park.
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, FEBRUARY 8
ART CLUB AND GEAR will
host their Valentine’s Day
“Emerging Artists Group Show”
tonight from 6 to 9 p.m. and Saturday, Feb. 9, from 1 to 6 p.m. at
61-08 Myrtle Ave., Glendale.
Admission and refreshments are
free.
YORK COLLEGE PERFORMING ARTS CENTER, 94-45 Guy
R. Brewer Blvd., Jamaica, will
hold a concert “Spot Light with
Eddie Allen” at 7 p.m. Admission
charged. For more information,
call 1-718-262-2840 or visit
www.yorkpac.com.
MAGGIE’S LITTLE THEATER
will hold auditions for their summer production of the musical Fiddler on the Roof tonight and
tomorrow, Saturday, Feb. 9, from
7:30 to 9:30 p.m. and Sunday,
Feb. 10, from 2 to 4 p.m. at St.
Margaret Parish Hall, 66-05 79th

Pl., Middle Village. All roles open;
come prepared with a song
and sheet music. For
additional information, email
maggieslittletheater@gmail.com.
FLU SHOTS will be administered at the office of Assemblywoman Margaret Markey, 55-19
69th St., Maspeth, from 9:30 a.m.
until noon. An appointment is necessary. For information or to
schedule an appointment, call
1-718-651-3185.
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. Call
1-718-429-3636 for information.