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Queens & Brooklyn

Community CALENDAR

TODAY
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 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 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 Sat-

urday, 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 more 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. For information, call 1-718-429-3636.
SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 9
WILDLIFE CONSERVATION
SOCIETY Queens Zoo, 111th St.
in Flushing Meadow Corona Park
celebrates Lunar New Year 2013
The Year of the Snake today and
tomorrow from noon to 4 p.m. A
variety of activities and meet-andgreet with the zoo’s boas constrictor and black rat snake.
Refreshments available.
ELMHURST ASIAN LUNAR
NEW YEAR PARADE will begin
at 11:30 a.m. at C.C. Moore
Homestead Park, Broadway and
Elmhurst Ave. March will proceed
along Broadway to St. James
Episcopal Church, Broadway and

Corona Ave.
FRIENDS OF MAPLE GROVE
CEMETERY willl present “Love
Never Dies” at 2 p.m. at the Center at Maple Grove-Celebration
Hall, 127-15 Kew Gardens Road,
Kew Gardens. Tales of loss and
triumph, honoring all the great
love stories gathered and collected from the archives of those
interred at the cemetery.Refreshments will be served.
GREATER ASTORIA HISTORICAL SOCIETY, 35-20
Braodway, 4th Floor, Long Island
City will present the film “Little
Caesar with Edward G. Robinson
at 1 p.m. Free screening.
QUEENSBOROUGH Community College, 222-05 56th Ave.,
Bayside will present “You’ve Got
Hate Mail” at 8 p.m. for mature
audiences. For additional information call 1-718-631-6311.
FLUSHING TOWN HALL,
137-35 Northern Blvd., will pesent
the Ebony Hillbillies at 8 p.m. and
pressent a Lunar New Year
Exhibition from noon to 5 p.m.
Fee charged.
SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 10
BELLA ITALIA MIA will meet at
Christ the King H.S., 68-02 Metropolitan Ave., Middle Village.
Doors open at noon for
social time, music, dancing and
refreshments.
FLUSHING TOWN HALL,
137-35 Northern Blvd., will hold a
Lunar New Year Dance Sampler
at 1 p.m. Free admission.
MONDAY, FEBRUARY 11
104TH PRECINCT COMMUNITY COUNCIL and MIDDLE
VILLAGE PROPERTY OWNERS/ RESIDENTS ASSOC. will
hold a joint meeting at 7:30 p.m.
at St Margaret Parish Hall,
80th St., and Juniper Valley Road,
Middle Village.
GREENPOINT ENVIRONMENTAL Benefits Projects Program will be held from 5 to 8 p.m.
at The Polish & Slavic Center,
176 Java St., Brooklyn.
JOSEPH B. GARITY POST
562, 66-42 Myrtle Ave., Glendale
will meet at headquarters at
7:30 p.m.
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 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 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 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 12
COMMUNITY BOARD 9 will
hold a public meeting and public
hearing at 7:45 p.m. at Kew
Gardens Community Center,
80-02 Kew Gardens Road, Kew
Gardens.
COMMUNITY BOARD 4 will
hold a public hearing and public
meeting at 7:45 p.m.. at the VFW
Post, 51-11 108th St., Corona.
FOREST HILLS COMUNITY
AND CIVIC ASSOC. will meet at
7:30 p.m. at the American Legion
Hall, 107-15 Metropolitan Ave.,
Forest Hills.
VALENTINES FOR VETERANS DRIVE for men and women
hospitalized at St. Albans VA Hospital and NYS Veterans Nursing
Home will be held at Assemblyman Mike Miller’s office, 83-91
Woodhaven Blvd., Woodhaven.
For additional information call
1-718-805-0950.
REDEEMER LUTHERAN
CHURCH, 69-07 Cooper Ave.,
Glendale will hold a Shrove Tuesday Pancake Dinner from 5 to 7
p.m. Fee charged. For information call 1-718-456-5292.
SUNNYSIDE CHAMBER OF
COMMERCE will hold their
monthly meeting at 12:30 at
Dazie’s Restaurant, 39-41
Queens Blvd., Sunnyside.
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 to 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 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.

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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 13
ASH WEDNESDAY
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 the Kew Gardens
Community Center, 80-02 Kew
Gardens Road, Room 202, Kew
Gardens.
106th PRECINCT COMMUNITY COUNCIL will meet at 8
p.m. at station house, 103-53
101st St. Ozone Park.
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 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, FEBRUARY 14
VALENTINE’S DAY
UNITED FORTIES CIVIC
ASSOC will meet at 7 p.m. in St
Teresa’s Parish Center, 50-22
44th St., Woodside, parking off
44th St., adjoining the church.
DUTCH KILLS CIVIC ASSOC
will meet at 7:30 p.m. at the Growing Up Green Charter School, 39-
37 28th St., Long Island City.
104COP (104th Precinct Civilian Observation Patrol) will meet
at 8 p.m. at St Pancras Hall, Myrtle Ave. and 68th St. Glendale.
GLENDALE KIWANIS will hole
their annual Valentine’s Day
luncheon at Edison Place, 71-28
Cooper Ave., Glendale, 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 15
MYRTLE AVE. BID Presidents’
Day Sidewalk Sale begins today
through Monday, Feb. 18 from
Wyckoff Ave., to Fresh Pond
Road.
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.

REMINDER

NYC PUBLIC SCHOOLS have a shortened mid-winter recess to make up for school days lost during and after Hurricane Sandy. Schools will be CLOSED on Monday, Feb. 18, and Tuesday, Feb. 19; schools will REOPEN on Wednesday, Feb. 20.