Things to Do

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Community Cleanup

On Saturday, March 26 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m., join the Jamaica Bay-Rockaway Parks Conservancy and Surfrider Foundation - NYC Chapter for a cleanup at Rockaway Community Park (Almeda Ave. and Beach 58th St) and help remove debris from this important shoreline! Gloves, bags, tools will be provided. Questions? Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

Marine Wildlife First Responder Training

On Saturday, March 26 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., head to the RISE Center (58-03 Rockaway Beach Blvd) to join the Atlantic Marine Conservation Society for hands-on First Responder Training! Learn about what to do if you see a sick, injured or deceased seal, sea turtle, dolphin or whale on a beach in your neighborhood. Masks required. To register, visit www.riserockaway.org/rise/events/

 

National Park Service History

What do our national parks mean to us? On Saturday, March 26 at 1 p.m., head to the Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge and join a ranger to explore the history and mission of the National Park Service. 

 

100th Precinct Community Council

On Wednesday, March 30 at 7 p.m., the 100th Precicnt Community Council will holds its next meeting on Zoom. Hear updates from the precinct and address concerns. For Zoom acces info, email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

 

Free Kids Surf Lessons

On Saturdays starting April 2, from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m., join Lou Harris on Beach 109th for free surfing lessons for kids and teens ages 4 to 16. Register online at: https://bsarockaway.org/ 

 

Community Cleanup

On Sunday, April 3 at 10 a.m., join Rock Lean n Clean under the bridge by Beach Channel High School for a cleanup. Gloves and bags provided. Community service hours available. For more info, follow @Rockleannclean on Instagram.

 

Spring Half Marathon or 5K

Save the date. On Saturday, April 16, Rockaway Track Club is hosting a spring half marathon and 5K. Check in at Cuisine by Claudette (143 Beach 116th Street) starting at 8 a.m. The runs begin at 9:30 a.m. on the boardwalk. Medals, t-shirts and smoothies for all participants. Pre-register at: www.rockawaytc.org/ 

 

Fitness Class at Rise

On Mondays at 11 a.m., join Ann Fosteris for a free fitness class at RISE (58-03 Rockaway Beach Blvd). All levels welcome. Masks required.

 

Thursday Chair Yoga

On Thursdays at 10:30 a.m., certified yoga instructor Ruth Graves is offering a free chair yoga class at RISE (58-03 Rockaway Beach Blvd. All are welcome! From beginners to seasoned practitioners.

 

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