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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.
GLENDALE KIWANIS will hold
Past Presidents Day at Zum
Stammtisch restaurant, Myrtle
Ave. and 70th St., at 6:30 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 28
PARKSIDE PLAYERS will
present “The 39 Steps” today and
tomorrow at 8 p.m. at Grace
Lutheran Church, 71st Road and
Union Turnpike, Forest Hills.
QUEENS CHAMBER OF
COMMERCE and the Health &

Business Alliance will hold a networking opportunity from 9 to 10
a.m. at the Bulova Center, 75-20
Astoria Blvd., Suite 140, Jackson
Heights. Refreshments, free parking. For more information, call
1-718-898-8500.
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
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 aero-

bics 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, MARCH 2
GREATER RIDGEWOOD
HISTORICAL SOCIETY will hold
a Wine Tasting Party at 5 p.m. at
the Onderdonk House, 1820
Flushing Ave., Ridgewood. For
more information and tickets call
1-718-456-1776.
QUEENS BOTANICAL GARDEN, Main Street, Flushing will
open its Intergenerational Garden. Local gardening enthusiasts
can cultivate their own plots. A
free open house will be held from
10 a.m. to noon. Open to all ages.
YORK COLLEGE, 94-45 Guy
Brewer Blvd., Jamaica will present Alberta Hunter Drama series
at 3 and 7 p.m.
SUNDAY, MARCH 3
ST. PAT’S FOR ALL PARADE
will be held starting at 2 p.m. from
the corner of Skillman Ave. and
47th St., and march through
Woodside and Sunnyside,
GLENDALE KIWANIS will host
their 27th annual Pancake Breakfast from 7:30 a.m. to noon at St.
Pancras School, Pfeifer Hall, 68th
St. and Myrtle Ave., Glendale.
FOREST HILLS SYMPHONY
ORCHESTRA 49th Season concert will be held at 2 p.m. at Forest Hills Jewish Center, 106-06
Queens Blvd., Forest Hills. For information call 1-718-374-1627.
NYC TOURS with Jack
Eichenbaum will feature Flushing’s Chinatown from 11 a.m. to 1
p.m. For information where to
meet contact Jac at:
jaconet@aol.com.
ST MICHAEL’S CEMETERY,
72-02 Astoria Blvd., East
Elmhurst will host a Music festival at 2 p.m. at the All Souls
Chapel. For information call 1-
718-278-3240.
FLUSHING TOWN HALL,
137-35 Northern Blvd., will present a Lunar New Year Celebration
with Chinese Poetry at 6:30 p..m.
Free admission.
MONDAY, MARCH 4
COMET CIVIC will meet at 7

p.m. a Bethzatha Church of God,
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 one and up are
welcome. For information, call 1-
718-827-7377.
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.
“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, MARCH 5
LIBERTY PARK HOMEOWNERS ASSOC. will meet at 8 p.m.
at the Serbian Assoc. of NY (formerly Welcome Inn), 72-54 65th
Pl., Glendale.
FLUSHING TOWN HALL,
137-35 Northern Blvd., will present American Composer’s Orchestra at 1 p.m. Free admission.
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 are
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.
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, MARCH 6
A.A.R.P. CHAPTER 2889 will
meet at noon at the K of C Hall,
69-60 Grand Ave, Maspeth. New
members 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 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, MARCH 7
RIDGEWOOD PROPERTY
OWNERS AND CIVIC ASSOC.
will meet at 7:30 p.m. at I.S. 93,
Forest Ave., between Woodbine
and Madison St., Ridgewood.
GLENDALE PROPERTY
OWNERS ASSOC. will meet at
7:30 p.m. at St. Pancras Parish
Center, 68th St., and Myrtle Ave.,
Glendale.
COMMUNITY BOARD 2 will
hold a public hearing and public
meeting at 7 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 K of C
Hall, 135-45 Lefferts Blvd., South
Ozone Park.
QUEENS CHAMBER OF
COMMERCE will hold their Business Person of the Year Awards
at Terrace on the Park Penthouse, 52-11 111th St., Flushing.
Restoration at 6 p.m. program at
7:30 p.m. For information call
718-898-8500.
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, MARCH 8
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 additional
information, call 1-718-429-3636.