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Thursday, April 26, 4 p.m.

PENINSULA HOSPITAL SITE

SCOPING MEETING

P.S. 105 Auditorium

420 Beach 51st Street

Learn about and discuss the plans for the residential and commercial 17-building plan at the Peninsula Hospital site.

 

Thursday, April 26,

5 p.m. to 9 p.m.

WILLIAMS PIPELINE FERC

HEARING

Best Western Gregory Hotel

8315 4th Ave, Bay Ride, Brooklyn

Make your public comments about the new proposed natural gas pipeline off Rockaway’s waters.

 

Thursday, April 26, 6:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m.

SPRING SHOPPING SPREE

Belle Harbor Yacht Club

533 Beach 126th Street

Shop from over 40 vendors, entertainment by DJ Comedian Gemini and book signing.

 

Friday, April 27, 7 p.m.

100 PCT COMMUNITY CHILI COOKOFF

Knights of Columbus

333 Beach 90th Street

Taste the best chili and mac and cheese on the Rock. Tickets $20 for adults, kids 12 and under eat free, call Joe at 718-634-4970.

 

Friday, April 27, 8 p.m.

ROCKING OUT FOR AUTISM

Rockaway Brewing Co.

415 Beach 72nd Street

Raise funds for the RB Artistic Families Support Group. Music by The Squid Band, Ras Atiba Reggae Review, Raenna, and Jammin Jon.

 

Friday, April 27, 8:30 p.m.

THE GRAYRIDERS LIVE

Community House

101-19 Rockaway Beach Blvd

Live music.

 

Saturday, April 28, 9 a.m.

CDH 5K

Community House

108-19 Rockaway Beach Boulevard

Run to raise funds and awareness of CDH. Register from 9 a.m. to 10:15 a.m., Diaper Dash at 10:30 a.m., kids race at 10:45 a.m., 5K walk/run at 11 a.m. Pre-register at www.rockapulcorun.com

 

Saturday, April 28, 10 am.

NATURE WALK/SCAVENGER HUNT

Bayswater Park

Bay 32nd Street and Beach Channel Drive Join JBRPC for a nature walk, scavenger hunt and arts and crafts. For more info, see www.jbrpc.org

 

Saturday, April 28,

12 p.m. to 6 p.m.

TASTE OF ROCKAWAY

Various Rockaway Beach Businesses

Try food samples from 23 locations at 28 participating businesses. Tickets $15 in advance, $20 the day of. See RockawayUnion.com for participants and ticket info.

 

Saturday, April 28,

12 p.m. to 3 p.m.

COMPOST GIVEAWAY

Beach 107th and Shore Front

Parkway

Get free compost for your garden.

To pre-register, head to RockawayCivic.com

 

Saturday, April 28, 7 p.m.

SPRING FLING SHOPPING

West End Temple

147-02 Newport Avenue

Shop from more than 40 vendors, raffles, 50/50.

 

Saturday, April 28, 8 p.m.

ARSON WELLES, BLAME MERCURY & VIC THRILL

Rockaway Brewing Co.

415 Beach 72nd Street

ROCK!AWAY! music series kickoff. Doors open at 8 p.m., show starts at 9 p.m.

 

Saturday, April 28, 8:30 p.m.

SIMON & THE ROOFTOPPERS

Thai Rock

375 Beach 92nd Street

Live jazz and blues.

 

Thursday, May 3, 7 p.m.

HEALTH & SOCIAL SERVICES COMMITTEE

St. John's BOCES

510 Beach 20th Street

Discuss possible placement of homeless families in Rockaway.

 

Saturdays and Sundays,

12 p.m. to 4 p.m.

RAA EXHIBIT: THE MAYFLY

sTudio 7 Gallery, Fort Tilden

See the RAA’s latest art exhibit. Multimedia art. Open through May 6.

 

Wednesdays, 6:30 p.m.

COSMIC SALT AT WHIT’S END

97-02 Rockaway Beach Blvd

Live music every Wednesday.

 

Thursdays, 7 p.m. to 9 pm.

ROCKAWAVES RADIO AIRS

Tune in for local music and entertainment during this live radio show. Head to Rockawavesradio.com

 

Thursdays, 8 p.m.

OPEN MIC

Healy’s Pub

10807 Rockaway Beach Dr.

Bring your voice or instrument and show what you got.

 

Daily, 8 a.m. to 4p.m.

RP JASA SENIOR CENTER

ACTIVITIES

106-20 Shore Front Parkway,

Suite 300

Activities for senior citizens including exercise classes, trips, lectures, bingo, knitting, quilting, computer classes, socializing, noon lunch, etc. Free to join. Call Fay or Christina at 718-634-3044 for info.