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Thursday, June 28,

6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

ROCKAWAY LGBTQ RECEPTION

Child Center of New York Cornerstone

57-10 Beach Channel Drive

In honor of Pride, the LGBTQ community and supporters are invited for an evening of books, giveaways, resources, food and more.

 

Thursday, June 28, 8 p.m.

OUTDOOR MOVIE: STAR WARS

THE LAST JEDI

Beach 17th and Seagirt Blvd

Bring a chair or towel and enjoy this free movie outdoors.

 

Friday, June 29,

5 p.m. to 7 p.m.

BEACH CLEANUP

Beach 106th

Join Ocean Action Research for a beach cleanup. Participants get a free drink at Caracas after.

 

Friday, June 29,

6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

LOUIS ARMSTRONG ETERNITY BAND CONCERT SERIES

Peninsuala Library

92-25 Rockaway Beach Blvd

Grammy Award nominee David Ostwald and his ensemble The Louis Armstrong Eternity Band  celebrate the 50th Anniversary of Louis Armstrong’s ‘What a Wonderful World.’

 

Saturday, June 30,

 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

COMMUNITY BOATHOUSE

OPENING

Beach 88th and the Bay

Celebrate the opening of the boathouse with a free kayak session. Boats and paddleboards available.

 

Saturday, June 30,

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 30,

12 p.m. to 6 p.m.

PEACEFEST

Beach 54th Street

Free bouncy house, game truck, massages, zumba, cotton candy, DJ, giveaways and more.

 

Saturday, June 30, 3 p.m.

CARIBBEAN CARNIVAL PREVIEW

Beach 21st Street Plaza

Get a sneak peak of August’s Carnival featuring brightly colored costumes, steel pan drummers and moko jumbies and a press conference by Senator Sanders.

 

Saturday, June 30, 6 p.m.

QUEENSBORO DANCE FESTIVAL

Beach 17th Street Boardwalk

See a variety of dance companies perform.

 

Sunday, July 1, 12 p.m. to 4 p.m.

FOOTPRINTS IN THE SAND BOOK SIGNING

Breezy Point Activity Center

Get a copy of this historical account of Breezy Point and have it signed by the authors.

 

Monday, July 2, 6:30 p.m.

ROCKAWAY UNIFIED-FAMILIES TOGETHER

Beach 94th Performance Space

Rockaway Women for Progress lead a non-partisan event to support humane treatment of border children and reunification with their families. Children will have an opportunity to write letters and draw pictures to send.

 

Wednesday, July 4, 8:30 p.m.

FESTIVAL OF COLOR

Rockaway Beach Surf Club

302 Beach 87th Street

Wear white! Everyone gets a colored powder packet, which will be tossed into the air at the end of the countdown, covering everyone in a sea of neon colors.

 

Thursday, July 5, 8:30 a.m.

FREE BEACH MEDITATION

Beach 67th Street

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

 

Thursday, July 5, 7:30 p.m.

ADULT EDUCATION CLASS

Temple Beth-El

201 Beach 121st Street

Rabbi Malki leads a discussion on Interfaith Marriage. All welcome.

 

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, 7:30 p.m.

SUNSET YOGA BY THE BEACH

Beach 94th Street

Bring a mat or towel and join Helen Kilgallen for this free yoga class.

 

Tuesdays, 8 p.m.

OPEN MIC

Connolly’s

Beach 95th Street

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