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Thursday, September 19,

5:30 p.m.

LGBTQ OPEN MIC

Seaside Library

116-15 Rockaway Beach Blvd

Members of the LGBTQ community and allies are welcome to take the mic and share songs, poetry, etc.

 

Sep. 20, 21, 27, 28,

Oct. 4, 5, 8 p.m.

Sep. 22, 29, Oct. 6, 2 p.m.

RTC PRESENTS: THE GREAT GATSBY

See the Rockaway Theatre Company’s latest production of The Great Gatsby. For tickets, see www.rockawaytheatrecompany.org

 

Saturday, September 21,

9 a.m. to 11 a.m.

INTERNATIONAL COASTAL

CLEANUP

Breezy Point Tip

Join JBRPC to help clean up the beach on the Breezy Point tip. Parking will be available at Fort Tilden with a shuttle taking volunteers to the cleanup area. For more info see jbrpc.org/events

 

Saturday, September 21,

10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

INTERNATIONAL COASTAL

CLEANUP

North Channel Bridge, BC

Come join the National Park Service and participate in the Ocean Conservancy’s International Coastal Cleanup. Call 718-318-4340 for more information.

 

Saturday, September 21,

11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

FALL DUNE PLANTING

Beach 44th

Join RWA in planting shrubs and grasses to reinforce the dunes. Community service hours available for students.

 

Saturday, September 21, 11 a.m.

COASTAL EXPLORATION

Beach 59th Playground

Join the Urban Park Rangers on Rockaway Beach to explore the ecological diversity of our coastal shorelines.

 

Saturday, September 21, 12 p.m.

POSEIDON’S PARADE

Beach 106th to 94th Boardwalk

Wear your best nautical garb and participate or watch from the sidelines! Head to Poseidonsparade.com to register.

 

Saturday, September 21,

2 p.m. to 5 p.m.

RBAF SKATE/PIZZA PARTY

Bayswater Park

701 Bay 32nd Street

Join Rockaway Beach Autism Families for a skating session and pizza party. Bring helmets and pads.

 

Saturday, September 21, 2 p.m.

PITCH A TENT

Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge

Learn how to set up a tent without damaging it or yourself.

 

Monday, September 23, 7 p.m.

YOUTH SERVICES COMMITTEE

Queens Law Associates Office

1857 Mott Ave

Discuss education, Rockaway Strong Organization, State Testing results and more.

 

Wednesday, September 25,

7:30 p.m.

100 PCT COMMUNITY COUNCIL

Knights of Columbus

333 Beach 90th Street

Address concerns with the NYPD. Speakers from school safety, boy scouts and more.

 

Tuesday, September 24,

1:45 p.m.

SELF MARKETING SENIORS

Seaside Library

116-15 Rockaway Beach Blvd.

For seniors 50+. Learn about self marketing your job search no matter your age. 10 strategies to create a more effective job search.

 

Tuesday, September 24, 5:30 p.m.

PREPARING FOR CENSUS 2020

PS 183

245 Beach 79th Street

Join Rockaway Women for Progress for a free informational event on the upcoming 2020 Census. For more info, email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

Weekends, 12 p.m. to 4 p.m.

RAA PRESENTS ARTSPLASH

sTudio 7 Gallery, Fort Tilden

See a collection of artworks presented by local artists. Open weekends through November 10.

 

Weds.,Thurs.,Fri., 8 a.m.

BEACH YOGA

Beach 105th Street

Join Soupy for a yoga class.

 

Saturdays, 11 a.m.

READ TO COCO

Seaside Library

116-15 Rockaway Beach Blvd.

Coco can’t read, but he is a great listener! Come and read to Coco the therapy dog. Children in grades K to 4 can sign up to read approximately 15 minutes each during the R.E.A.D. session. Space is limited and preregistration is required. Call 718-634-1876 to register. Saturdays through Oct. 5.