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104COP (104th Precinct Civilian Observation Patrol) will meet at 8 p.m. at St. Pancras Parish Hall, Myrtle Ave., and 68th St., Glendale.

DUTCH KILLS CIVIC ASSOC. will meet at 7:30 p.m. at Growing Up Green Charter School, 39-37 28th St.

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, MAY 10

GLENDALE KIWANIS will hold their annual Mother’s Day Extravaganza at 6:30 p.m. at St Pancras Hall, 68-02 Myrtle Ave., Glendale. For more information call 1-718-866-5471.

ST MARY GATE OF HEAVEN School will present Disney’s “The Little Mermaid” today and tomorrow at 7:30 p.m. in the school gym, 101-20 105th St. Ozone Park. For information call 1-718- 846-0689.

QUEENS SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA will perform at Flushing Town Hall, 137-35 Northern Blvd. with a free concert at 7:30 p.m. First come, first served.

YORK COLLEGE 94-45 Guy R. Brewer Center, Jamaica will present “Dreamgirls” tonight and tomorrow at 7 p.m. and Sunday at 3 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 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.

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. SATURDAY, MAY 11

104th PRECINCT will host a community wide graffiti clean-up event. from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Precinct is asking volunteers to meet at three locations: Maspeth Memorial Park, 69th St. and Grand Ave; Juniper Valley Park, 80th St., and Juniper Blvd South, and at the station house, 64-02 Catalpa Ave. For information call P.O. Thomas Bell 1-718-386- 2431 or email thomas.bell@nypd.org.

COMMUNITY BOARD 5 will hold a forum for Designing Bicy- cle Treatments in Queens, Board 5. Includes safe routes for bicyclists in Board 5 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the cafeteria of Maspeth High School, 54-40 74th St., between 57th and Grand aves., Maspeth. For information call Board 5 office at 1-718-366-1834.

CHRIST THE KING H.S. will host a Community Day from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the school, 68-02 Metropolitan Ave., Middle Village.

RELAY FOR LIFE, American Cancer Society will hold a card and bunco fundraiser at 1 p.m. at American Legion Post 1815, Brewery-Keenan-Heisser, 68-01 Cooper Ave., Glendale.

CHURCH OF THE RESURRECTION, 85-09 118th St., Kew Gardens/Richmond Hill will hold a Spring Fair from 10 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. Lots of treasures. Cafe open from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.

COMMUNITY BOARD 9, Jamaica Hospital and Kiwanis Club of Ozone Park will hold a Street Fair on 93rd Ave., between 102nd and 104th St., Ozone Park.

JOB FAIR from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at St. Paul the Apostle Church Parish Hall, 98-16 55th Ave., Corona. Sponsored by State Sen. Jose Peralta. For information call 1-718-205-3881.

FLUSHING TOWN HALL, 137-35 Northern Blvd., will hold a Drawing Workshop fro 1 to 4 p.m. Fee charged. At 8 p.m. the annual Tap Extravaganza will be held. SUNDAY, MAY 12 MOTHER’S DAY

FLUSHING TOWN HALL, 137-35 Northern Blvd. will present The Aaron Copland School of Music Guerrilla Arts Ensemble at 2 p.m. Fee requested. MONDAY, MAY 13

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

COMET (Communities of Maspeth and Elmhurst Together) Civic Association will meet at 7 p.m. at the Bethzatha Church of God, 85-20 57th Ave., Elmhurst.

JOSEPH B. GARITY POST 562 will meet at 7:30 p.m. at headquarters, 66-42 Myrtle Ave., Glendale.

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 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, email 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, MAY 14

MASPETH CHAMBER OF COMMERCE will meet at noon at Connolly’s Corner, Grand Ave., Maspeth.

COMMUNITY BOARD 9 will hold a public hearing and public meeting at 7:45 p.m. at The Center at Maple Grove Cemetery, 127-15 Kew Gardens Road, Kew Gardens.

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

TOWN HALL MEETING hosted by City Council Member Elizabeth Crowley and the city Department of Transportation regarding the “Safe Routes To School” safety program will be held at 7 p.m. at St. Stanislaus School Gymnasium, 61-17 Grand Ave., Maspeth.

110th PRECINCT COMMUNITY COUNCIL will hold their annual fundraiser at 6 p.m. at The Grandstand, 85-35 Grand Ave., Elmhurst.

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

TASTE OF QUEENS hosted by the Queens Economic Dev Development Corp featuring culinary offerings from 6 to 9 p.m. at Caesars Club, Citi Field, Flushing Meadows, Corona 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 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. For more 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 pro- grams. 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 15

COMMUNITY BOARD 4 will meet at 6 p.m. at Hope Gardens Senior Center, 195 Linden St., Bushwick.

112th PRECINCT COMMUNITY COUNCIL will meet at 7:30 p.m. at the station house, Yellowstone Blvd., and Austin St., Forest Hills.

INTERMEDIATE SCHOOL 77Q, 976 Seneca Ave will host an Open House for incoming 6th graders and 5th graders from P.S. 239 and P.S. 88. Refreshments at 5:30 p.m. For information call 1- 718-366-7120, ext 2180.

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 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. For more 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 more 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 16

REDEEMER LUTHERAN CHURCH, 69-07 Cooper Ave., Glendale will hold a rummage sale today from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and tomorrow from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Saturday from 10 a.m. to 3 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 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. 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, MAY 17

BOHEMIAN FESTIVAL today, tomorrow and Sunday at the Onderdonk House, 1820 Flushing Ave., off Onderdonk Ave., Ridgewood. Three day, two night camping, live music, food and festivities

RIDGEWOOD DEMOCRATIC CLUB will hold a candidates forum and regular membership meeting at 7:30 p.m. at headquarters, 60-70 Putnam Ave., Ridgewood.

NYC TOURS with Jack Eichenbaum “What’s New in Long Island City” from 5:45 to 8 p.m. Meet at the fare booth on the lowest level on the Queensboro Plaza Station N,Q,7.

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 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. 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.

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.