Floyd Bennet Field Community Gardens

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Friday, September 6,

8 p.m.

STARGAZING

Floyd Bennet Field Community Gardens

Join the Brooklyn Amateur Astronomers Association for stargazing. This program is canceled if overcast.

 

Saturday, September 7,

 8:30 a.m.

BODYSURF CONTEST

Beach 84th Street

Got bodysurfing skills? Put them to the test at the annual contest. Sign up starts at 8:30 a.m., contest starts at 10 a.m. Prizes for the winners. $35 to enter.

 

Saturday, September 7,

9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

3 ON 3 BY THE SEA

St. Francis de Sales Courts

Remember Clare Droesch with some 3 on 3 basketball. Free youth clinic for grades 10 and under at 9 a.m., followed by games by grade. Plus DJs, raffles and more. $50 per player. Register up to 30 mins before game time.

 

Saturday, September 7,

10 a.m.

BREEZY 9/11 REMEMBRANCE RUN

Roxbury to Breezy Memorials

Help remember those who died on 9/11 by participating in the Breezy Point 9/11 Memorial 5k fun run. After-party at the ball field with live music, rides, food and more. To register, head to www.bpremembers911.com

 

Saturday, September 7,

10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

E-WASTE RECYLING EVENT

St. Camillus

99-15 Rockaway Beach Boulevard

Dispose of your e-waste, such as non-working computers, monitors, printers/scanners, keyboards, mice, cables, TVs, VCRs & DVD players, phones, audio/visual equipment, cell phones and PDAs.

 

Sunday, September 8, 8 a.m.

RICHIE ALLEN SURF CLASSIC

Beach 91st Street

Celebrate the life of 9/11 firefighter Richie Allen doing what he loved—surfing.  Kids surf contests begin at 9 a.m., Sign-up at 8 a.m. DJ, food, drinks, prizes and more.

 

Sunday, September 8,

5 p.m. to 8 p.m.

SUNDAY KNIGHTS

Knights of Columbus

333 Beach 90th Street

$25 for live bands, light fare, beer and wine. Music by The Wades, 50/50s and more.

 

Monday, September 9,

8:30 p.m.

LBRB MEETING

Rockaway Retreat House

164 Beach 91st Street

All are welcome to meet with the Ladies of Business Rockaway Beach to discuss issues impacting female businesswomen.

 

Tuesday, September 10,

7:15 p.m.

COMMUNITY BOARD 14

MEETING

Knights of Columbus

Welcome back to the first CB14 meeting after the summer hiatus.

 

Wednesday, September 11, 8:30 a.m.

9/11 MEMORIAL CEREMONY

Tribute Park Beach 116th

Gather at Tribute Park to for the reading of the names of locals who died on 9/11, music and more.

 

Thursday, September 12,

6:30 p.m.

NYPD NYCHA MEETING

Community Center

81-14 Rockaway Beach Blvd

Come to your local Build the Block meeting, focusing on the Hammel Houses and Carleton Manor. Discuss concerns with NCOs.

 

Saturday, September 14,

11 a.m. to 6 p.m.

HONEYFEST

Beach 106th Concession

Enjoy all things honey. Buy honey, watch demonstrations, enjoy a tasting contest and more.

 

Saturday, September 21,

12 p.m.

POSEIDON’S PARADE

Beach 106th to 94th Boardwalk

Wear your best nautical garb and participate or watch from the sidelines! Head to Poseidonsparade.com to register.

 

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

BEACH YOGA

Beach 105th Street

Join Soupy for a yoga class.

 

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.