Far Rock Community Cleanup
Rockawades at Whit’s
Enjoy some dinner entertainment on Saturday, May 1 at 7 p.m. as the Rockawades take the stage at Whit’s End on Beach 97th Street.
Friends in Sound at RBQ
How about some bbq and tunes? On Saturday, May 1 at 7 p.m., Friends in Sound will be playing classic rock and blues at RBQ on Beach 98th Street starting at 7:30 p.m.
Seagirt Community Cleanup
Volunteers are welcome to join at the corner of 5th Street and Seagirt Ave on Sunday, May 2 for a community cleanup along Seagirt Ave from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Join RISE for an online knitalong on Wednesday, May 5 at 2 p.m. All levels welcome. For
login info, see: www.riserockaway.org/rise/events/
Electronics Waste Pickup
Need to get rid of those computers, TVs or other electronics? Stop by Assemblywoman Stacey Pheffer Amato’s office (9516 Rockaway Beach Blvd) Monday through Friday, 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. to drop off your e-waste so it can be disposed. For more info, call 718-945-9550
Community Board 14 Meeting
On Tuesday, May 7, join for the monthly community board meeting at 7 p.m. on Zoom. They will discuss land use and parks issues and more. For Zoom access info, see: https://www1.nyc.gov/site/queenscb14/index.page
Foraging Tour with Steve Brill
On Sunday, May 9, join Wildman Steve Brill to learn about local edible wild greens. Limited to 10 people. Masks required. Register in advance at: www.riserockaway.org/rise/events/
Tarot With Josh
Want to know what the future holds? Every Saturday from 2 p.m. to 7 p.m., Josh Valik will be giving tarot readings ($40) at Mara’s Ice Cream Parlor (92-14 RBB). Walk-ins welcome but reservations preferred. Reach out to @TarotWithJosh on Instagram to reserve.
Fort Tilden Hike
Every Sunday at 10:30 a.m., join a park ranger for a walking tour of Fort Tilden, highlighting the fort's role in the defense of New York City during the 20th Century. Call 718-338-3799 to reserve. Tour will be capped at 10 participants. Social distancing will be maintained. Face mask required.
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
Think you have Covid-19? Find out. To find testing sites, head to www.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 www.nyc.gov/vaccinefinder or to make appointments by phone, call 877-VAX4NYC