Peninsula-Wide Clean Up
Rockaway Artisans for Mutual Aid
On Saturday, April 24 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., stop by Rockaway Brewing Co. on Beach 72nd Street for a pop-up featuring goods by local artisans to help support Rockaway Mutual Aid.
Spring Bloom Market
On Saturday, April 24 and Sunday, April 25, Betsy’s Bungalow (120-05 Newport Avenue) is hosting a spring market featuring dozens of local vendors. Stop by for those Mother’s Day gifts and more.
Skate Against Sexual Assault
On Sunday, April 25, starting at 12 p.m., GrindTime Skateshop is hosting a group skate along the boardwalk from Beach 90th to Bayswater Skatepark to raise awareness against sexual assault. Meet at GrindTime (90-20 Rockaway Beach Blvd.). There will also be a beginner skate lessons at 2 p.m. at Bayswater Skatepark.
The Gift of Love Cleanup
On Sunday, April 25, join The Gift of Love Inc. for a cleanup at Beach 59th and Rockaway Beach Blvd, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Gloves, bags and masks will be provided. Community service hours available.
Beach Beautification Event
On Sunday, April 25, from 12 p.m. to 2 p.m., join the Green Army for a beach cleanup and planting. Meet at Dredsurfer Grill (16-27 Seagirt Blvd.) Bring masks, gloves, reusable water bottles and lunch for a picnic to follow.
Parks and Public Safety Committee
On Tuesday, April 27, join for the CB14 Parks Committee meeting at 7 p.m. on Zoom. They will discuss construction at the Broad Channel All American Ballfield and beach concession satellite locations for beach gear and rentals. For Zoom access info, see: https://www1.nyc.gov/site/queenscb14/index.page
Fundraiser for Mike Scala
100 PCT Community Council Meeting
Free Cardio Punch Fitness Classes
Join Shape Up NYC for a free cardio punch fitness classes on the boardwalk at Beach 60th Street every Saturday. Classes limited to 10 participants. Face coverings required. Register: www.nycgovparks.org/reg/shape-up-nyc/10668
Senior Writing Workshops
Think you have Covid-19? Find out. To find testing sites, head to Nyc.gov/covidtest or text COVID test to 85548.
The coronavirus vaccine is now open to some New Yorkers in various fields like health care, education, first responders or those ages 65 and older. To find out where you can get vaccinated, head to nyc.gov/vaccinefinder or to make appointments by phone, call 877-VAX4NYC