Parks & Public Safety Committee Meeting

On Thursday, September 23 at 7 p.m., CB14’s Parks Committee will hear from the Mayor’s Office and the Army Corps of Engineers on Contract 2 regarding replenishments, dunes, ADA crossovers and more. For access info, see the Announcements page on:  


Quiet Contemplation

On Saturday, September 25 at 11 a.m., head to Beach 94th and the boardwalk as Rev. Dr. Nancy Gahles will lead a quiet contemplation around the labyrinth. She will create an interfaith circle to send silent prayers and raise vibrations to the Divine.


Poseidon’s Parade

On Saturday, September 25 at noon, grab your nautical garb and head to the boardwalk at Beach 106th Street to join

Movies Under the Stars: Deep Blue Sea

On Thursday, September 16 at 7:15 p.m., bring a blanket or chair and head to the Beach 94th Street Plaza to watch Deep Blue Sea under the stars.


Mobile Fitness

On Saturday, September 18 at 9 a.m., join NYC Parks near the stage at Beach 17th Street for free fitness classes including spin and group exercise classes. Bring a water bottle!


Rockaway Irish Festival

The Rockaway Irish Festival is September 18 and 19. Head to St. Camillus (Beach 99th

Sunrise Paddle

On Friday, September 3 at 6 a.m., head to the Floyd Bennett Field Seaplane Ramp and greet the day with an energetic paddle to see the sun rise. Kayaks, personal floatation devices, and paddles will be provided.  Space is limited; call 718-758-3671 to make a reservation.



On Saturday, September 4 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m., meet up at Rockaway's Veterans Memorial on Rockaway Beach Blvd between B94-B95 St. Come to draw and hear about the history and artists behind

NYPD Community Camping in the Park

On Thursday, August 19 at 5 p.m., join the 101st Precinct Community Affairs Unit for a night of family camping in Bayswater Park. There will be games, conversation, food, music, fun and s’mores! Parents must attend. Bring your own tent. Contact Det. Duhaney for more info at 917-353-0149.


Riis Landing Beginner Paddle

On Friday, August 20 at 1:30 p.m., head to Riis Landing for a day of kayaking fun. Paddlers at every skill level will enjoy time on the

Movies Under the Stars: Jaws

On Thursday, September 9 at 7:30 p.m., bring a blanket or chair and head to the Beach 94th Street Plaza to watch Jaws under the stars.


Women’s Night Out

On Thursday, September 9 from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m., head to the Rockaway Beach Surf Club (302 Beach 87th Street) for a night of shopping fun local vendors, drinking and conversation with Diane Cardwell, author of “Rockaway: Surfing Headlong into a New Life,” which is being adapted into a Netflix film.


St. Rose of Lima Carnival

From 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. on Thursday, August 26 - Saturday, August 28, and 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. on Sunday, August 29, head to St. Rose of Lima (130 Beach 84th Street) for rides, food, raffles, games and more.


3 on 3 By the Sea

On Friday, August 27 starting at 12 noon, in the St. Francis de Sales schoolyard, the 3 on 3 By The Sea basketball tourney will take place in honor of Clare Droesch. It's a fun day with people coming in from all over to see old friends and/or to

Jamaica Bay Shorebird Festival

On Saturday, August 14 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., head to the Jamaica Day Wildlife Refuge for a day of appreciating local shorebirds. Enjoy birdwatching at the East Pond, a hike around the West Pond, a puppet show and more programming for kids and adults alike. Wear boots, bring binoculars. For more info and complete schedule go to or call Don Riepe at (718) 474-0896 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 


Skills Paddle

On Wednesday August 18 at 1:30

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