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FARMERS OVAL CIVIC ASSOC. will meet at Ridgewood Baptist Church, 64-13 Catalpa Ave., Ridgewood.

BUSHWICK CAMPUS FARM will hold Earth Week celebration at 5 p.m. Entrance 400 Irving Ave., Bushwick. Farm and greenhouse tours, cooking and canning demos and more. All invited.

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. Music and Dancing from 3 to 5 p.m. today “It’s the 50s Again!” 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 26

CHRIST THE KING Musical

-CONTINUED FROM PG. 24- Theatre will present Beauty and the Beast today and tomorrow at 8 p.m. and Sunday at 2 p.m. at the Performing Arts Center, 68-02 Metropolitan Ave., Middle Village. Character breakfast on Sunday, April 28 at 11 a.m. For information call 1-718-366-7400.

FOOD DRIVE to benefit Sacred Heart Pantry sponsored by Assemblyman Mike Miller and GCOP until May 9. Drop off sites, 83-91 Woodhaven Blvd., and Sacred Heart Rectory, 83-17 78th Ave., from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

MASPETH HIGH SCHOOL, 54-40 74th St. Maspeth will hold a multicultural potluck dinner with foods from around the world from 6 to 8 p.m. Proceeds to City Harvest, Call 1-718-803-7100 for information.

CENTRAL BROOKLYN JOBS FAIR from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Concord Baptist Church, 833 Marcy Ave., Brooklyn. Sponsored by Assemblymember Annette Robinson.

ST. PANCRAS SCHOOL will hold their 10th annual Supermarket Sweeps at 7 p.m. in the school auditorium, 68-20 Myrtle Ave.

RICHMOND HILL HISTORICAL SOCIETY will hold an open meeting on Forest Hills at 7:30 p.m. at the Leonard Center, corner of 86th Ave. and 112th St., Free admission, refreshments served.

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 more information, call 1-718- 456-2000.

REGO PARK SENIOR CENTER, 93-29 Queens Blvd., will

-CONTINUED FROM PG. 28- 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 Cen- ter, 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, APRIL 27

JUNIPER PARK CIVIC ASSOC. Clean-Up a 10 a.m. Meet at corner of Eliot Ave and 60th Lane, near the closed Casablanca Restaurant. Painting and cleaning, wear old clothes, All volunteers welcome, under 12 years must be accompanied by adult.

OUTDOOR FLEA MARKET FROM 10 a.m. TO 4 p.m. at the Onderdonk House, 1820 Flushing Ave., corner of Onderdonk Ave., Ridgewood. Rain date, Sunday, Apr. 28. For more information call 1-718-456-1776.

JUBILEE CLUSTER PLAYERS will hold auditions for summer production of Les Miserables from 1 to 5 p.m. and Monday, April 29 from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. at the Community United Methodist Church, 78-25 Metropolitan Ave., All roles are open, bring sheet music in your key. For information, call 1-718-894-8654.

SACRED HEART Educational Foundation present “New York Rat Pack” at 7 p.m. Dinner and show at 84-05 78th Ave., Glendale. For more information call 1-718-440-5534.

MASPETH SELF HELP SENIOR CENTER, 69-61 Grand Ave, maspeth will hold a Bagel and Bingo breakfast. For information call 1-718-429-3636.

WOODHAVEN RESIDENTS BLOCK ASSOC. and the 102nd PRECINCT will host a free etching event from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the WRBA office, 84-20 Jamaica Ave., Woodhaven. For information call 1-718-296-3735.

MIDDLE VILLAGE KIWANIS will hold the 2nd Annual Horse and Pony Ride fundraiser from 4 to 6 p.m. at Lynne’s Riding School, 88-03 70th Road, Forest Hills. For more information call 1-718-821-9700.

REDEDICATION of the Jack Curran Gymnasium At Archbishop Molloy High School with a special Players Day ceremony from 11:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the school, 83-53 Manton St., Briarwood. Event will begin around noon with a tailgating event at Stanner Field. Following the baseball game, guests will be invited to the rededication ceremony.

NYC TOUR with Jack Eichenbaum will feature “The World of the #7 Train” from 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. email jackonet@aol.com for information.

CENTER FOR THE WOMEN OF NEW YORK will hold their 26th annual luncheon at noon at the Douglaston Manor Golf Course, 63-20 Commonwealth Blvd., Douglaston, For additional information email centerwny@yahoo.com,

QUEENS UFT and CAPSC will hold a Parent Education Conference from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Sheraton LaGuardia East Hotel, 135-20 39th Ave., Flushing. Breakfast and lunch provided. Open to all parents with children in NYC schools. For information call 1-718-275-4400.

FRIENDS OF MAPLE GROVE CEMETERY, 127-5 Kew Gardens Road, Kew Gardens. will host “Victoriana Day” from 2 to 5:30 p.m. Day will include walking tour, Victorian era funeral social practices, tea with music and more. For additional information call 1-347-878-6614.

GREATER ASTORIA HISTORICAL SOCIETY will hold three lectures in o ne afternoon and all programs are free starting at noon at 35-20 Broadway, 4th floor, Long Island City. For information call 1-718-278-0700. SUNDAY, APRIL 28

MASPETH KIWANIS will hold a Neighborhood Flea Market from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Maspeth

-CONTINUED FROM PG. 31- Federal Bank parking lot, Grand Ave., and 69th St.

ST MATTHIAS LADIES GUILD will hold a card and bunco party from 1 to 4 p.m. in the school auditorium, 58-25 Catalpa Ave., Ridgewood.

AMERICAN MARTYRS Catholic War Veterans Post will hold an indoor garage sale from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Church Hall, Bell Blvd and Union Turnpike, Bayside.

REDEEMER LUTHERAN CHURCH, will hold grocery bingo at 1 p.m. in the parish hall, 69-07 Cooper Ave., Glendale.

RECYCLING DAY from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Forest Park Bandshell parking lot sponsored by Senator Joseph Addabbo and Assemblyman Mike Miller. All electronic equipment (no appliances) will be taken. Paper shredding also available.

QUEENS COUNTY FARM MUSEUM, 73-50 Little Neck Parkway, Floral Park will hold their annual Antique Auto Show from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

QUEENSBOROUGH PERFORMING ARTS CENTER, 222-05 56th Ave., Bayside will present Hal Linden and the Diva Jazz Orchestra at 3 p.m. For information call 1-718-631-6311. MONDAY, APRIL 29

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 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.

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 30

108th PRECINCT COMMUNITY COUNCIL will meet at 7 p.m. at the Sunnyside Senior Center, 43-31 39th St., Sunnyside.

WOODSIDE CIVIC ASSOC. will hold a public discussion (Part III) at 7 p.m. at St Sebastian’s Parish Center, 39-63 57th St., Woodside.

CONGRESSMAN JOSEPH CROWLEY will hold an Open Forum at Lefrak City Public Library, 98-30 57th Ave. Corona at 6:30 p.m. All invited.

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, MAY 1

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, MAY 2

RIDGEWOOD PROPERTY OWNERS AND CIVIC ASSOC. will meet at 7:30 p.m. at I.S. 93, Forest Ave., between Madison and Woodbine St., Ridgewood.

GLENDALE PROPERTY OWNERS ASSOC. will meet at 7:30 p.m. at St Pancras auditorium, Myrtle Ave., and 68th St., 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 the K of C 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, MAY 3

YORK COLLEGE PERFORMING ARTS CENTER, 94-45 Guy Brewer Blvd., Jamaica will present “Dream Girls” today and tomorrow at 7 p.m. and Sunday at 3 p.m. For tickets please call 1-718-262-2840.

FLUSHING TOWN HALL, 137-35 Northern Blvd., will present Cultural Crossroads #3, Jamaica meets Spain at 8 p.m. 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 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.