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Thurs, December 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.

 

Thurs, December 13,

 6:30 p.m

REGULAR DEMOCRATIC CLUB PARTY

104-04 Rockaway Beach Blvd

Dr. Geraldine Chapey hosts a holiday party featuring all local Democrat elected officials. Food and drinks. All welcome. Parking available.

 

Thurs, December 13,

7 p.m.

RB AUTISM FAMILIES HOLIDAY PARTY

Knights of Columbus

333 Beach 90th Street

Celebrate with Rockaway Beach Autism Families with food, gifts, friends and fun. Plus free raffles and gifts.

 

Friday, December 14,

6 p.m.

MOVIE NIGHT WITH SANTA

St. Camillus Auditorium

185 Beach 99th Street

Watch Home Alone with Santa Claus.  Plus plenty of snacks available! Free, but a donation of a new unwrapped toy is recommended. Hosted by the 100th PCT Community Council.

 

Friday, December 14,

7:30 p.m.

UNDERSTANDING TODAY’S

ANTISEMITISM

West End Temple

147-02 Newport Ave

Join for Shabbat services as the temple welcomes speaker Kenneth Stern, speaking on today’s anti-Semitism. RSVP by calling 718-634-0301 or emailing This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

Friday, December 14,

7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

STARGAZING

Floyd Bennett Field Garden

Go stargazing with the Brooklyn Amateur Astronomers Association. Canceled if overcast. Dress warmly!

 

Saturday, December 15,

10 am. to 1 p.m.

WINTER BIRD WALK

Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge

Join naturalist Don Riepe for a presentation and walk around the ponds to see winter birds. For info and reservations, call 718-474-0896; email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

 

Saturday, December 15,

12 p.m. to 4 p.m.

NURTUREU WELLNESS HOLIDAY OPEN HOUSE

165 Beach 116th Street, Upstairs

Meet NurtureU’s new wellness providers & learn about services. Plus music, snacks, service demos, raffles & more.

 

Saturday, December 15, 9:30 a.m.

SANTA RUN 5K

Beach 116th Boardwalk

Santa Suit pick up and day of registration is at Rockaway Gliders Fitness - 114-04 Beach Channel Drive from 9:30 to 10:45 a.m. Run starts at 11 a.m. on the boardwalk. Post run party with great Rockapulco Gold Beer, music and fun at Rockaway Gliders after the run. $40 for adults, $15 for kids 14 & under. All participants get a Santa suit. Register at rockapulcorun.com

 

Saturday, December 15,

6 p.m.

CAROLING ON THE BOARDWALK

Beach 94th Street

Join House on the Rock Church for a night of caroling. Hot chocolate and cookies available. All are welcome.

 

Sunday, December 16,

2 p.m.

INVASIVE PLANT WREATH

MAKING

Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge

Take a walk out onto the trails to help

remove invasive species, then turn them into

wreaths to take home with you!

 

Tuesday, December 18,

12 p.m. to 6 p.m.

BLOOD DRIVE

100th Precinct

92-24 Rockaway Beach Blvd

Give the gift of blood! Ages 16-75, minimum weight 110 lbs, no new tattoos in the past 12 months. For more info, contact Officer Moore at 718-318-4233.

 

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 through December 16.