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Thursday, September 6,

7:30 p.m.

OUTDOOR MOVIE: A POEM IS

A NAKED PERSON

Beach 94th Street Performance Space

Bring a chair or towel and enjoy Les Blank's first documentary that captures music and other events at Leon Russell's Oklahoma recording studio during a three-year period.

 

September 8 & 9,

10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

BOARDWALK CRAFT &
 GIFT FAIR

Beach 94th Boardwalk

Shop from dozens of vendors.

 

Saturday, September 8,

10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

E-WASTE RECYCLING EVENT

St. Camillus

99-15 Rockaway Beach Blvd

Legally dispose of any unwanted or broken electronics.

 

Saturday, September 8,

10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

BREEZY 9/11 REMEMBRANCE RACE

Race from the Roxbury 9/11

 Memorial to the Breezy Point 9/11 Memorial. Hell or High Water band plays the after-party. Head to

www.bpremembers911.com to register.

 

Saturday, September 8,
10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

FUNDRAISING YARD SALE

88-11 Beach Channel Drive

Mothers Making a Difference is hosting a yard sale to raise money for a well water digging project

for AIDS orphans & street children in Sub-Sahara Africa.

 

Saturday, September 8,

11 a.m.

SHAPEUPNYC:

ULTIMATE CARDIO FOR ADULTS

Seaside Library

116-15 Rockaway Beach Blvd

Gloria leads this total body workout that incorporates techniques such as kicks and punches that move to a rapid pace. Bring water and a towel.

 

Saturday, September 8,
12:30 p.m.

STONE SOUP RECREATED

Edgemere Farm

385 Beach 45th Street

Resident potato grower, Nancy, is bringing Marcia Browns' 1947 Caldecott Winning book, Stone Soup to life by hosting a soup making and eating event.

 

Saturday, September 8,

 4 p.m.

ART SHOW AT ROCKAWAY

RETREAT HOUSE

164 Beach 91st Street

View art exhibit The See Within featuring strange new works from the mind of Carolin Wood.

 

Sunday, September 9, 9 a.m.

RICHIE ALLEN MEMORIAL SURF CLASSIC

Beach 91st Street

Remember Richie Allen with a kids surf contest (registration at 8 a.m.), boogie boarding, paddle boarding, DJ, food, drinks, prizes and more.

 

Sunday, September 9, 6 p.m

SWING BEACH PARTY

Beach 97th Concession

Dance all evening to swing music. Free beginner’s swing lesson.

 

Tuesday, September 11,

8:30 a.m.

9/11 MEMORIAL CEREMONY

Tribute Park Beach 116th

Remember those who were lost with a reading of resident names, placing of roses and acoustic music performances.

 

Tuesday, September 11,

10:30 a.m.

COMPUTER CLASSES FOR

BEGINNERS

Peninsula Library

92-25 Rockaway Beach Blvd

Learn basic computer skills including introduction to computers, how to get an email address, how to write a letter, and how to surf the Internet.

 

Thursday, September 13,

9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

ST. JOHN’S BLOOD DRIVE

510 Beach 20th Street

Help save lives by donating blood. Bring I.D. Must weigh over 110 lbs. Eat and drink water before. For more info, call 201-251-3703.

 

Saturday, September 15,

11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

INTERNATIONAL COASTAL CLEANUP

Beach 59th Boardwalk

Join the RWA and Surfrider to help clean up the beach. Students can receive community service hours.

 

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

YOGA ON THE BEACH

Beach 105th Street

Join Kevin Campbell for beach yoga.

 

Thursdays, 5 p.m.

NOT YOUR MOTHER’S KARAOKE

Riis Park Beach Bazaar

Enjoy a far out night of singing or grab a mic and join in the fun.

 

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