Youth Services & Education Committee Meeting
On Thursday, February 17 at 7 p.m., Community Board 14’s Youth Services & Education Committee meets online. There will be updates on schools, updates on school construction and discussions on legislation efforts on swim safety courses. For login info, see the Announcements tab at: https://www1.nyc.gov/site/queenscb14/index.page
Edgemere Community Visioning Forum
On Saturday, February 19 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. attend the third Forum for the Edgemere Community Visioning Process to engage Edgemere residents and stakeholders in creating a Community Agreement for the use of nearly 60 vacant lots. The goal of this Forum is to prioritize solutions and identify next steps. To receive the Zoom link, register online at: www.riserockaway.org/rise/events/
Laru Beya Beach Cleanup
On Saturday, February 19 from 12 p.m. to 2 p.m., join Laru Beya Collective on Beach 67th Street for a beach cleanup. Water, snacks, bags, and gloves will be provided, but try to bring your own water bottles/cups to help reduce the carbon footprint! The clean-up will be focused on the boardwalk, surrounding streets (B 62nd, B 67th, B 69th, B 73rd, etc.) and sidewalks.
Team Sister Strong Fundraiser
On Saturday, February 19 from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m., head to RBQ on Beach 98th to help support the O’Sullivan family’s Team Sister Strong fundraiser for LLS. Joanne Smith and Suzanne Culleton will be behind the bar while The Locals play some tunes. 50/50 and more.
Who is the National Park Service?
On Sunday, February 20 at 10 a.m., head to the Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge to join a park ranger to explore the history and mission of the National Park Service, both nationally and in New York City. Reservations are required, please call (718) 318-4340.
100 Precinct Community Council
AOH St. Patrick’s Dance
On Saturday, February 26 from 7 p.m. to 11 p.m., head to the Knights of Columbus (33 Beach 90th) for a night of live entertainment by Fool’s Night Out, open bar and buffet. Tickets are $75. For info, contact John Fahy at 917-359-1936.
BCVFD Installation Dance
On Saturday, February 26 at 7 p.m., join the Broad Channel Volunteer Fire Department at 209 Cross Bay Blvd for their Annual Officer’s Installation Dinner as they install the 2022 Chiefs and Officers. Tickets are $45 per person. Includes buffet dinner, beer, wine, soda, dessert and coffee. For tickets Call Jill at 917-995-2390 or Donna at 917-863-4984
Rockaway St. Patrick’s Day Parade
Save the date! The 47th Queens County St. Patrick’s Day will be Saturday, March 5 at 1 p.m. starting at Beach 130th and Newport Ave.