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Friday, November 23,

10 a.m. to 12 p.m.

JAMAICA BAY SHORELINE CLEANUP

28-16 Edgewater Road

Join the JBRPC and the American Littoral Society for a bayside cleanup followed by a walk along the shoreline. Tools provided. RSVP by emailing This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

 

Friday, November 23,

 4:30 p.m. to 6 p.m.

SUNSET WALK

Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge

Join a NPS ranger on a walk around the West Pond trail and look for some of Jamaica Bay’s nocturnal creatures.

 

Saturday, November 24,

11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

SANTA PAWS COMES TO TOWN

Rockaway Dog Park

Beach 83rd & Rockaway Freeway

This one’s for the dogs, and their humans. Photo ops with Santa Paws, raffles (prizes & 50/50), music, and off-leash fun. Proceeds support ARF-ARF's mission of a dog-friendly Rockaway.

 

Saturday, November 24,

1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

GINGERBREAD HOUSE

WORKSHOP

Knights of Columbus

Join the Rockaway Civic Association for a gingerbread house-making workshop. Supplies provided. Free for RCA members, $30 for nonmembers. Must RSVP at RockawayCivic.com or 347-244-4537.

 

Saturday, November 24,

7 p.m.

BUGALOU MUSIC:

DESERT HIGHWAY

St. Camillus Springman Hall

185 Beach 99th Street

The Grayriders open for Eagles tribute band, Desert Highway. Tickets at bugaloumusic.com

 

Nov. 23, 24, 29, 30 Dec. 1, 8 p.m.

Nov. 25, Dec. 2, 2 p.m.

RTC PRESENTS “PIPPIN”

Post Theatre, Fort Tilden

See the Rockaway Theatre Company’s latest production. For tickets, call 718-374-6400 or go to www.rockawaytheatrecompany.org/

 

Thurs, 11/29 & 12/13,

6:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m.

BHYC HOLIDAY BOUTIQUE

Belle Harbor Yacht Club

533 Beach 126th Street

Shop for the holidays from dozens of local vendors.

 

Thursday, November 29,

7 p.m.

BEGINNER’S BURLESQUE

The Castle Beach 117th

Join Enchantress Shane for beginner’s burlesque. All women welcome, no experience necessary. No mirrors. $25 suggested donation.

 

Friday, November 30,

6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Saturday, December 1,

 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

BROAD CHANNEL CRAFT FAIR

American Legion Hall

209 Cross Bay Blvd.

Buy jewelry, ornaments, goods, crafts and more. Proceeds benefit the American Legion Comfort Warriors.

 

Saturday, December 1,

12 p.m. to 4 p.m.

MAKERS MARKETPLACE

Building T149, Fort Tilden

Shop crafts, art, jewelry, pottery, embroidery and more.

 

Saturday, December 1, 5 p.m.

B. 116 CHRISTMAS TREE

 LIGHTING

Beach 116th Street

Join for carols, music, treats, and photos with Santa as the Beach 116th Street tree is lit for the season.

 

Wednesday, December 5, 5:30 p.m.

B. 116 MENORAH LIGHTING

Beach 116th Street

Join for the lighting of the Beach 116th Hanukah menorah, along with music, singing, treats and more.

 

Weekends, 11 a.m.

to 3 p.m.

GLIDERS HOLIDAY MARKET

114-04 Beach Channel Drive

Every Saturday and Sunday in the parking lot, there will be vendors selling goods for the holidays. Plus food from the Fit Food Kitchen and the Holiday Dessert Outlet.

 

Weekends,

12 p.m. to 4 p.m.

RAA’S CELEBRATIONS

sTudio 7 Gallery, Fort Tilden

See the RAA’s last art exhibit of 2018. Drawings, paintings, photographs, sculptures, poetry and more by RAA members. Open November 25 through December 16.

 

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.