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Community CALENDAR

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. Ridgewood. Candidates Night for Queens Borough President position,

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 the K of C Hall, 135-45 Lefferts Blvd., South Ozone Park.

SENATOR JOSEPH ADDABBO will host a Small Business Seminar at the American Legion Hall, 107-15 Metropolitan Ave., Forest Hills from 7 to 8:30 p.m.

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 CENTODAY TER, 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, APRIL 5

GLENDALE/ MASPETH UNITED METHODIST CHURCH, 66th Pl. and Central Ave., Glendale will hold a Spring Rummage sale from 2 to 7 p.m. today and from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. tomorrow.

FLUSHING TOWN HALL, 137- 35 Northern Blvd will present Erasing Borders exhibit today through May 12. Also Brazil meets India at 8 p.m. with dance lessons at 7 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. 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 pro- grams. 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. SATURDAY, APRIL 6

RGMVM LITTLE LEAGUE annual parade to open the season will be held on Myrtle Ave to Seither Stadium, Woodhaven Blvd. starting at 11 a.m.

ASSEMBLYMAN MIKE MILLER and the 104th POLICE PRECINCT will host an anti-theft program to register cell phones, bikes, tablets and laptops as well as VIN etching for cars. All free from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at St. Pancras school parking lot, 68- 20 Myrtle Ave., Glendale.

SACRED HEART TWIRLERS will host their 10th annual twirling competition with eight twirling organizations from Queens and Brooklyn from 8:30 a.m. to noon at Sacred Heart, 84-05 78th Ave., Glendale.

KUPFERBERG CENTER FOR THE ARTS will present Bill Cosby at 8 p.m. at Colden auditorium at Queens College, off exit 23 on the L.I.E. For information call 1-718- 793-8080.

YORK COLLEGE Performing Arts Series will present Camp Logan at 3 and 7 p.m. at the college, 94-45 Guy R. Brewer Blvd., Jamaica. SUNDAY, APRIL 7

ALLIED VETERANS of Ridgewood and Glendale will hold their annual dinner dance from 3 to 7 p.m. at the Brewery Keenan Heisser American Legion Post 1815, 68-01 Cooper Ave., Glendale.

QUEENSBOROUGH PERFORMING ARTS CENTER, 222- 05 56th Ave., Bayside will present “Tamburitzans” dances, music and songs of East European culture at 3 p.m. For information call 1-718- 631-6311.

FLUSHING TOWN HALL, 137- 35 Northern Blvd., will present Drawing Workshop at 1 p.m. MONDAY, APRIL 8

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

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 additional 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, APRIL 9

FOREST HILLS COMMUNITY AND CIVIC ASSOC. will meet at 7:30 p.m. at American Legion Hall, 107-15 Metropolitan Ave., Forest Hills.

COMMUNITY BOARD 4 will hold a public hearing and public meeting at 7 p.m. at Flanders Field Post, 51-11 108th St., Corona.

COMMUNITY BOARD 9 will hold a public hearing and public meeting at 7:45 p.m. at Villa Russo Il Palazzo, 101-12 Lefferts Blvd., Richmond Hill.

COUNCIL MEMBER KAREN KOSLOWITZ will hold an information meeting on homeowners who have received as lien sale against their home from 5:30 to 7 p.m. at her office,118-35 Queens Blvd., 17th floor, Forest Hills.

83rd PRECINCT will hold a Gang Workshop from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Bushwick Campus, 400 Irving Ave. between Putnam Ave. and Woodbine St., Brooklyn. For additional information call 1-719-574-1697.

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, APRIL 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. 80-02 Kew Gardens Rd., Room 202, Kew Gardens.

106th PRECINCT COMMUNITY COUNCIL will meet at the 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 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, APRIL 11

GLENDALE PROPERTY OWNERS ASSOC. and 104COP will hold a combined meeting at 7:30 p.m. at St Pancras Parish Hall, Myrtle Ave and 68th St., Glendale.

UNITED FORTIES CIVIC ASSOC. will meet at 7:30 p.m. at St. Teresa Church, 50th Ave., and 45th St., Woodside.

TASTE OF RIDGEWOOD featuring over 20 restaurants will be held at the Ridgewood YMCA, 69-02 64th St., off Fresh Pond Road and Catalpa Ave., from 6:30 to 10 p.m.

PS119, 74-01 78th Ave., Glen dale will hold an American Red Cross Blood Drive from 2 to 7 p.m. in the auditorium.

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, APRIL 12

QUEENS CHAMBER OF COMMERCE Legislative Committee in partnership with St. John’s University will host a Candidates Forum for Queens Borough President at St John’s, 8000 Utopia Parkway, D’Angelo Center 4th floor. 8 a.m. breakfast/registration, 8:30 a.m. program, free parking moderated by Rocco Vertuccio of NY1. For 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 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.