2013-02-08 / Community

Happenings

SANDY SESSIONS

Project Sandy Far Rockaway
FEMA Assistance, Goods
and Food Distribution
1414 Central Avenue,
Far Rockaway, NY
7 Days a week, starting at 12:30 pm

Free Sandy Relief Flea Market
Goods and Food Distribution
110-02 Rockaway Beach Blvd
Sunday 1:00-4:00 pm

Food Distribution
City Harvest non-perishable grocery
boxes of food distributed.
First Congregational Church of
Rockaway Beach (320 Beach 94th St.)
Wednesdays for residents whose last
names end A-M
Thursdays N-Z
Fridays & Saturdays for those who
missed their day
9:00 a.m.-12:00 pm all days

COMMUNITY MEETINGS

Community Board 14
Army Corps of Engineers will be
attending. Scholars Academy
(320 Beach 104th Street)
February 12th 7:15 pm

Belle Harbor Property Owners
Association
The Belle Harbor School
(400 Beach 135th Street)
February 20th 7:00 pm

State Sen. James Sanders, Jr.
Far Rockaway Listening Tour
Share your concerns, ideas
and questions with Sen. Sanders
Far Rockaway High School
Auditorium
(8-21 Bay 25th Street)
February 21st 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

100th Precinct Community
Council
Knights of Columbus
(333 Beach 90th Street)
February 27th 7:00 pm

Rockaway Civic General
Meeting & Elections
Belle Harbor Yacht Club
Beach 126th Street
March 7th 7:00 pm

JUST FOR FUN

Rockaway St. Patrick’s Day
Parade
March 2nd 1:00 pm

A Day at The Races
Sponsored by
Msgr. William F. Burke
Rockaway Council #2672
Donation includes admission,
program, beer, soda and hot dogs.
Knights of Columbus
(333 Beach 90th Street)
February 10th
Doors open at 2:00 pm

Texas Hold’em Poker Tournament
Benefits Dayton Towers Pre-School,
Knights of Columbus
(333 Beach 90th Street)
Friday, February 22nd
Check-in, 7:00pm, Starts 8:00pm

St. Patrick’s Day Dance
Live Music by Johnny Murphy
& The Clubmen
Tickets: call 718-634-8229
St. Camillus School Auditorium
(Beach 99th Street)
March 3rd, 3:00-7:00 pm

MUSIC & ARTS

Artist and former RAA President
Geoff Rawling’s new exhibition,
“Media Blend”
A collection of Mixed Media works
Brooklyn Library Kings Highway
Branch (2115 Ocean Avenue,
off Kings Highway)
Open during library hours through
February 15th

Children's Movement for Creative
Education's Art Relief Caravan
Project
Art workshop for ages 5-13.
Painting, collages & snacks
Smallwater HQ (183 Beach 96th)
February 9th 12:00 pm-2:00 pm

Material for the Arts (MFTA) hosts
a workshop for Rockaway Artists
Alliance (RAA)
Create your own original works of art.
33-00 Northern Boulevard, 3rd Floor
Long Island City, NY
February 22 4:30-7:30

A Night of Irish Music with Emish
A Band Of Rogues
Donation to benefits Breezy Point
Co-op & Fire Dept.
Connolly’s Pub (121 West 45th St.,
New York, NY 3rd floor)
Friday March 1st, 8:00 p.m.

Exhibition: “Sandy: Before And
After” Presented by National Park
Service
Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge Visitors
Center (Cross Bay Boulevard,
Broad Channel)
Open Daily Through March 31st

BROAD CHANNEL EVENTS

Broad Channel Athletic Club
Jamaica Bay Little League 2013
Registration
BCAC Building
(125 Crossbay Blvd)
February 9th &10th
10:00 am -12:00 pm

SENIOR HAPPENINGS

JASA Senior Center
(106-20 Shore Front Parkway)
Hot Lunch every day, 12:00 pm
Mondays
Opera Movies, 10:00 am
Yoga, 11:00 am
Fun with Tricia, 1:00 pm
Tuesdays
Dancing, 10:00 am
Aerobics, 11:00 am
Bingo, 1:00 pm

Wednesdays
Walking Class/Health Lectures,
11:00 am
Knitting Club, 11:00 am
Computer Lab, 1:00 pm
Thursdays
Art Classes, 10:00 am
Aerobics @ 11:00 am
Bingo, 1:00 pm
Fridays
Knitting Club, 10:00 am
Tai Chi, 11:00 am
Movies, 1:00 pm

Young Israel of Wavecrest and
Bayswater Senior League
(2716 Healy Ave, Far Rockaway)
Mondays
Computer Class, 10:45 am
Tuesdays
Senior Fitness, 10:30 am
Yoga, 11:15 am
Wednesdays

Computer Class, 10:00 am
Thursdays
Crafts Class, 10:30 am
Fridays
Bingo, 10:30 am

SCHOOL EVENTS

West End Temple Nursery School
& Free UPK Registration
Registration Now Open
Contact
West-EndUPK@WestEndTemple.org
917-853-4350 or 347-840-3710

LIBRARY HAPPENINGS

Far Rockaway Branch
(1637 Central Ave.)

Social Media for Beginners
Saturdays March 2nd, 2:00 pm

Computer Boot Camp
Wednesdays, February 13th & 27th,
11:00 am

Creating Flyers in Microsoft Word
Thursdays, February14th, March
14th, 1:30 pm

Job Search Strategies and
Resume Writing
Saturdays, February 16th, March
16th, 2:00 p.m.

The Wave is looking to build on our
calendar. Have an event that might
be of interest to our readers? We’re looking for Sandy-related happenings,
donation events, important community
meetings, music and art events, fun
gatherings, Gateway events, Parkssponsored events, Senior happenings
and other ideas.
Contact editor@rockawave.com

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