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Little North Pole Set Up

On Saturday, November 6 at 9 a.m., help bring the magic of Christmas to Rockaway by assisting Joe Mure and his elves in setting up the magnificent Little North Pole display at 144-03 Neponsit Avenue. All help is welcome!

  

Veteran Resource Fair

On Saturday, Novebmer 6 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Veterans are welcome to the Knights of Columbus (333 Beach 90th) for VA health screenings, benefits help, flu shots, counseling and a BBQ. Bring DD214 or VA card. RSVP to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. (212)686-7500 x 4218 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  (347)439-5965.

 

 Dubos Point Cleanup

On Saturday, November 6  from 12 p.m. to 2 p.m., be part of the Respect Campaign and join the Jamaica Bay-Rockaway Parks Conservancy, Surfrider Foundation - NYC Chapter, and NYC Audubon for a beach and marsh cleanup at Dubos Point Wildlife Sanctuary along Jamaica Bay (65-01 Bayfield Ave). Gloves, bags, tools will be provided. Questions? Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

  

Harvest Fest 2021

On Sunday, November 7 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., at 112-08 Rockaway Beach Blvd, House on the Rock is hosting a fall festival featuring crafts, face painting, pony rides, a petting zoo, snacks, inflatables, games, music and more for free. All are welcome.

 

 Climate Change: The Future is Now

On Sunday, November 7 at 10 a.m., head to the Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge to learn about the past, present, and future of climate change in National Parks with a walk to Jamaica Bay’s former “breach” caused by Hurricane Sandy.

 

 Foraging Tour with Steve Brill

On Sunday, November 7 at 10 a.m., head to the RISE Center (58-03 Rockaway Beach Blvd) to meet America's go-to foraging team, "Wildman" Steve Brill and his daughter Violet to learn about foraging in Rockaway. Registration required at: www.riserockaway.org/rise/events/

 

 Community Visioning in Edgemere

On Sunday, November 7 at 12 p.m., meet at the RISE Center (58-03 RBB) for a walking tour of Edgemere where RISE will investigate vacant lots that are soon to be developed as part of a new Community Land Trust in Rockaway. RISE is hosting three Community Forums, November to February 2022 to help the Edgemere community develop a plan for how these spaces should be used as parks, gardens, walking paths, recreational sites, or any other outdoor ideas the community comes up with. Registration required at: www.riserockaway.org/rise/events/

 

 Community Board 14 Meeting

On Tuesday, November 9 at 7:15 p.m., the monthly CB14 meeting will take place virtually on Webex. HPD Updates on Edgemere, Rockawya United updates on the microgrid, Far Rockaway Library construction and more. For access info, see: https://www1.nyc.gov/site/queenscb14/index.page

 

 Junior Ranger Salt Marsh Detectives

On Thursday, November 11 at 1 p.m. at the Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge, children and their families are invited to step into the shoes of a "nature detective” and investigate salt marshes. Dress warmly and wear comfortable shoes as you will be searching for clues along the West Pond Trail to solve the case!

 

 Dance Fitness

On Saturdays at 9 a.m. at Beach 32nd Street and the boardwalk NYC Parks for a free, fun and funky low to medium impact dance fitness class.

 

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