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Thursday, June 21,

5 p.m. to 9 p.m.

ROCKAWAY NIGHT MAKERS MARKET

Rockaway Brewing Co.

415 Beach 72nd Street

Music, food and local goods.

 

Friday, June 22, 12 p.m. to 6 p.m.

100 PCT BLOOD DRIVE

92-24 Rockaway Beach Blvd

Give the gift of blood. Age 16-75, 110 lb minimum, no tattoos in last 12 months, bring ID.

 

Fri., June 22, 4 p.m. to 11 p.m.

Sat., June 23, 12 p.m. to 11 p.m.

BIG CITY FOLK MUSIC FESTIVAL

sTudio 7 Gallery, Fort Tilden

Live music from more than 30 bands over 2 days.

 

Saturday, June 23,

9 a.m. to 7 p.m.

ROCKSTOCK & BARRELS FESTIVAL

Beach 90th Street Boardwalk

Surf and skate contest, vendors, live music by Walker, Ecstatic Madmen, Baked Shrimp, Grits, Trick Candles, Phil and Family Band, Indaculture, and the Skells.

 

Sat., June 23 & Sun., June 24,

9 a.m.

FREE BEACH MEDITATION

Beach 67th Street

Free meditation by the sea, led by a Buddhist monk. Donations welcome.

 

Saturday, June 23,

10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

AVOID THE DAY POP-UP BOOKSTORE

Riis Park Beach Bazaar

Read and purchase books, t-shirts, tanks, art and more.

 

Saturday, June 23,

10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

SUMMER FUN, FIT & FABULOUS

Beach 59th Street

A day of fitness and fun with zumba, NYPD precinct tug-o-war, yoga, karate, self-defense, hula hoops, jump rope, refreshments, giveaways and more.

 

Saturday, June 23, 6 p.m.

DYLAN SMITH MEMORIAL

PADDLE OUT

Beach 86th Street

7th Annual paddle out to remember the late Dylan Smith, a hero surfer and lifeguard who died 2 months after rescuing people during Hurricane Sandy. Bring a board and remember his life on the water. T-shirts for sale to benefit FACES (Finding A Cure for Epilepsy & Seizures).

 

Sunday, June 24,

12 p.m. to 3 p.m.

LANDFILL PROJECT EXHIBIT

OPENING

RISE Center

58-03 Rockaway Beach Blvd

An exhibit that explores the Edgemere Landfill and strategies to create and use it for positive impact for Edgemere.

 

Sunday, June 24, 3 p.m.

QUINTET OF THE AMERICAS

sTudio 7 Gallery, Fort Tilden

Live classical music.

 

Monday, June 25, 11 a.m.

CITY COUNCIL MEETING ON BEACH EROSION

250 Broadway, Manhattan

The City Council Parks Committee will hold a public hearing on Rockaway’s eroding beaches.

 

Monday, June 25, 8 p.m.

BAYSWATER CIVIC ASSOCIATION

Bayswater Jewish Center

2355 Healy Ave

RDRC on the Far Rockaway Revitalization, 101 Pct and more.

 

Wednesday, June 27, 6:30 p.m.

ANTI-PIPELINE MEETING

Brooklyn Commons

388 Atlantic Ave

First-ever citywide meeting in the fight against the Williams' pipeline. Refreshments.

 

Wednesday, June 27, 4 p.m.

HEALTHY RELATIONSHIPS

AWARENESS DAY

O’Donohue Park Beach 17th

Resources, dunk tank with NYPD officers, face painting, rock climbing, bouncy house, DJ music, prizes, refreshments.

 

Wednesday, June 27, 7:30 p.m.

100 PCT COMMUNITY COUNCIL

MEETING

Knights of Columbus

333 Beach 90th Street

Precinct updates, cop of the month awards and more.

 

Saturdays and Sundays,

12 p.m. to 4 p.m.

CONUNDRA ART SHOW

sTudio 7, Fort Tilden

See Jason Novetsky’s solo show featuring paintings, drawings and sculpture.

Open weekends through June 24.

 

Saturdays, 8:15 a.m.

YOGA ON THE BEACH

Beach 108th Street

Join for this free yoga class led by Helen Kilgallen.

 

Saturdays, 10:30 a.m.

FREE ZUMBA

Beach 17th Boardwalk

Free zumba fit camp with Maxie. Bring a mat or towel and dumbells.

 

Mon.,Wed.,Fri., 8 a.m.

YOGA ON THE BEACH

Beach 105th Street

Join Kevin Campbell for beach yoga.

 

Tuesdays, 8 p.m.

OPEN MIC

Connolly’s Beach 95th Street

Bring your voice or instruments for open mic hosted by Squid.