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Saturday, December 29,

4 p.m. to 1 a.m

RBQ’S IRISH CHRISTMAS

97-20 Rockaway Beach Blvd.

Head to RBQ’s to catch Notre Dame v. Clemson in the NCAA Playoff game, enjoy an Irish dinner and music by The Highland Rovers starting at 8 p.m.

 

Monday, December 31,

8 p.m.

FAMILY NYE EVENT

House on the Rock Church

91-08 Rockaway Beach Blvd

Join with House on the Rock for a family-friendly New Year’s Eve. Feel free to bring your favorite food (half tray pans only), desserts, snacks or drinks (non-alcoholic only). Live music, games with prizes and lots of fun!

 

Tuesday, January 1,

 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

NEW YEAR’S DAY BEACH WALK

Fort Tilden-Chapel

Start the year off with a brisk walk along the shoreline, dunes and woods of Fort Tilden. Hike to the top of the Battery Harris East hawk watch platform and get great views of the ocean, bay and NY harbor. After the walk, meet at the Rockaway Artists bldg. for coffee, cake and champagne! For more info, call (718) 474-0896 or email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. 2 miles.

 

Tuesday, January 1,

 12 p.m.

POLAR PLUNGES

Various

Take a dip in the ocean to ring in the New Year. Popular plunges at Beach 119th, 127th and 146th Streets.

 

Thursday, January 3,

6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

ULRICH FOR PUBLIC

ADVOCATE

Villa Russo

101-12 Lefferts Blvd.

Councilman Eric Ulrich is running for public advocate. Attend this event to help with his fundraising efforts.

 

Saturday, January 5, 10 a.m.

RESOLUTION WALK

Fort Tilden, Building 1

This guided hike will wind its way around the trails at Ft. Tilden, culminating in views of the ocean and all five boroughs! Call 718-318-4340

to make a reservation, and for directions to the meeting place. Dress warm. 2 miles.

 

Saturday, January 5, 7 p.m.

BUGALOU SERIES: LEX GREY 

St. Camillus

185 Beach 99th Street

Bugalou presents Lex Grey & the Urban Pioneers, plus 3 Sheets to the Wind. For tickets, head to www.bugaloumusic.com or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

Monday, January 7,

7:30 p.m.

LBRB MONTHLY MEETING

160 Beach 94th Street

Meet the ladies of the Ladies of Business of Rockaway Beach. All welcome.

 

Wednesday, January 9,

5 p.m.

PASTA MAKING CLASS

RISE Center

58-03 Rockaway Beach Blvd.

Learn how to make a basic pasta with roasted veggies and enjoy a delicious meal with us. Over dinner, Indy will talk about carbohydrates, sugar and answer any questions you might have! Register at www.rwalliance.org/rwa/events/

 

Wednesdays, 8 p.m.

KARAOKE WEDNESDAYS

Rockaway Brewing Co.

415 Beach 72nd Street

Sing your heart out or be entertained by others.

 

Saturdays, 11 a.m.

SHAPEUP: CARDIO

FOR ADULTS

Seaside Library

116-15 Rockaway Beach Blvd.

Instructor Gloria leads this total body workout that incorporates techniques such as kicks and punches that move to a rapid pace. Wear comfortable clothes and sneakers, bring water.

 

Sunday Jan. 6,

4 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Tuesday Jan. 8,

7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

RTC AUDITIONS

Post Theatre, Fort Tilden

The Rockaway Theatre Company is auditioning for the March/April production of A Comedy of Tenors. For more information, see www.rockawaytheatrecompany.org/auditons