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Thursday, June 20, 6:30 p.m.

SONGS OF THE 60s

Peninsula Library

92-25 Rockaway Beach Blvd

Pop/Jazz vocalist Cody Childs performs the music of the 60s featuring the songs of Wilson Pickett, Aretha Franklin, The Beatles, Ben E. King, The Young Rascals, Smokey Robinson, Stevie Wonder, Marvin Gaye and others.

 

Friday, June 21, 6 p.m.

RWA FUNDRAISING DANCE PARTY

Rockaway Brewing Co.

415 Beach 72nd Street

Dance to DJ music from all decades and help raise money for RWA’s summer camp and Aqua 101 program. Raffles and more.

 

Saturday, June 22,

11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

SUMMER KICKOFF

Beach 108th Rink

Enjoy a fun-filled day with inflatables, playmobile, arts and crafts, music, and refreshments.

 

Saturday, June 22,

11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

MEET THE PIPING PLOVERS

Beach 17th Street Boardwalk

From noon to 3 p.m., learn more about these shorebirds and why they’re protected. At 1 p.m., take a walk to view the birds with the Queens County Bird Club.

 

Sunday, June 23, 4 p.m.

THEATER:

THE WIZARD OF OZ

Beach 17th Performance Space

Join Dorothy, the Scarecrow, the Tin Man, and the Cowardly Lion as they come to life in this theatrical performance of the classic movie, The Wizard of Oz. Free.

 

Monday, June 24, 6:30 p.m.

LGBAC WOODWIND

QUINTET

Peninsula Library

92-25 Rockaway Beach Blvd

Lesbian and Gay Big Apple Corps bring performances of classical music, musical theatre, and opera with their Woodwind Quintet and horn ensemble, The Horn All Stars.

 

Tuesday, June 25, 7:15 p.m.

PENINSULA HOSPITAL

REDEVELOPMENT HEARING

Knights of Columbus

333 Beach 90th Street

CB14 will hear from the developers, Arker Companies, on their plan to build 2,200 units at the old Peninsula Hospital site. Arrive early to sign up to speak.

 

Wednesday, June 26,

7:30 p.m.

100TH PRECICT

 COMMUNITY COUNCIL

Knights of Columbus

333 Beach 90th Street

Come out for the executive board elections, plus cop of the month awards, Parks Administrator Eric Peterson and more.

 

Tuesdays, 7 p.m.

FREE ZUMBA WITH LISA G

Far Rockaway HS Campus

8-21 Bay 25th Street

Registration begins at 7 p.m., class begins at 7:30 p.m. Free Zumba workout with Lisa G.

 

Weds.,Thurs.,Fri., 8 a.m.

BEACH YOGA

Beach 105th Street

Join Soupy for a yoga class.

 

Weekends, 12 p.m. to 4 p.m.

STORIES IN PRINT

sTudio 7, Fort Tilden

The RAA’s newest exhibition consists of the printed word to narrative scenes using images, illustrations, symbols and beyond to the mysterious realm of abstraction. Open weekends through June 30.

 

Saturdays, 8:15 a.m.

BEACH YOGA

Beach 108th Street

Join yoga instructor Helen Kilgallen from Ocean Bliss yoga in this beginner Hatha Yoga class. Bring a bottle of water, a mat, and a large towel or blanket. Free.

 

Saturdays, 10 a.m.

BIRDING FOR BEGINNERS

Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge

Join NPS for an introductory nature walk where you will learn the essentials of birdwatching.

 

Saturdays, 10:30 a.m.

ZUMBA FIT CAMP

Beach 17th Boardwalk

Enjoy this dance fitness class with Maxie. Continues through June 29.

 

Sundays, 10 a.m.

FORT TILDEN WALKING TOUR

Fort Tilden Building 1

Join a park ranger for a walking tour of Fort Tilden’s fortifications, and learn about the fort’s role in defending New York Harbor through two world wars and the Cold War.

 

Sundays, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

WALK UP AND PADDLE

Riis Landing

Kayaking for beginners. Open to the public, ages six and up with an adult. No reservation is needed.