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October 18-21, Various Times

ROCKAWAY FILM FESTIVAL

323 Beach 74th Street

4 days of various films, some featuring locals or by local filmmakers. For film info, schedule and tickets, head to Rockawayfilmfestival.com

 

Thursday, October 18,

7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Sunday, October 21,

3 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Monday, October 22,

6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

FALL THRIFT SALE

Bayswater Jewish Center

2355 Healy Ave

Shop Thrifty! Something for
everyone.

 

Friday, October 19, 8 p.m.

HALLOWEEN RADIO BINGO

Knights of Columbus

333 Beach 90th Street

$25 for radio bingo, pub fare, cash bar. $100 for best costume, so dress to impress. For tickets, call or text Jamesy at 917-783-4687.

 

Saturday, October 20,

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, October 20,

11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

SANDY ANNIVERSARY
 PLANTING

Beach 44th Boardwalk

Join the RWA and help plant the dunes to reinforce them for the 6th anniversary of Hurricane Sandy. Community Service hours available. Rain or shine. Dress accordingly.

 

Saturday, October 20,

12 p.m. to 4 p.m.

ROCKAWAY TOO

Knights of Columbus

333 Beach 90th Street (Upstairs)

Rockaway Women will gather to share stories of sexual harassment and sexual assault. This is a safe space for women to speak their truth without judgment. This event is free to Rockaway women. Contact Jill at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

Saturday, October 20,

1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

CHILDREN’S HARVEST

FESTIVAL

Far Rock Farm

385 Beach 45th Street

Music, pumpkin and candy apple decorating, rock climbing, a bouncy house, face painting, cooking demonstrations, performers, giveaways and more.

 

Sunday, October 21,

10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

RAPTORAMA FESTIVAL

Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge

Special program on hawks, owls, falcons, eagles and more.

 

Sunday, October 21,

12 p.m. to 4 p.m.

INKSPLASH OPENING
RECEPTION

sTudio 7 Gallery, Fort Tilden

Come celebrate the RAA’s 10th anniversary of printmaking by viewing prints from a range of artists. Open weekends through November 18.

 

Tuesday, October 23,

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.

 

Tuesday, October 23, 4 p.m.

‘STEAM’ COOKING
WORKSHOP FOR TEENS

Peninsula Library

92-25 Rockaway Beach Blvd.

Free cooking program for teens: 7th-12th grades.

 

Tuesday, October 23, 8 p.m.

JEWISH MUSIC ADULT ED SERIES

Temple Beth-El

201 Beach 121st Street

Discussion on the Jewish influence of music on Broadway. Open to all.

 

Wednesday, October 24, 6 p.m

DE BLASIO TOWN HALL

488 Beach 66th Street

The mayor is coming to town to hear your issues. RSVP at nyc.gov/cd31townhall

 

Saturday, October 27, 6 p.m.

BUGALOU PRESENTS:

LARRY CAMPBELL

St. Camillus Springman Hall

See the Kerry Kearney Band, Larry Campbell and Teresa Williams perform. Tickets for $40 or $50. Available at bugaloumusic.com

 

PENINSULA LIBRARY

STORYTIME

92-25 Rockaway Beach Blvd

Join for various storytimes for kids. Baby and Me, 11 a.m. on Fridays, Toddler Time, 11 a.m. on Wednesdays, Fall Storytime (Ages 4-6) at 3 p.m. on Tuesdays.