Thanksgiving to Go Dinner

On Thursday, November 25 from 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., Rock & Wrap It Up will have Thanksgiving to go meals. All are welcome. Head to St. John Baptist Church (7405 Rockaway Beach Blvd). Masks required.

 

Far Rock Greek Council Operation Feast

On Thursday, November 25 at 12 p.m., Far Rock Greek Council will be hosting a thanksgiving meal and giveaway at 1033 Beach 20th Street in Far Rockaway. Donations of prepared food, baked goods, canned/dry food, clothes and monetary donations are being collected. Volunteers welcome. For more info, follow Far Rock Greek Council on Facebook and Instagram.

 

Black Friday Jamaica Bay Cleanup

On Friday, November 26 from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. join the Jamaica Bay-Rockaway

Full Beaver Moon Walk

On Friday, November 9 at 6 p.m., head to the Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge for a hike around the Refuge to learn about the name behind the beaver moon and look for signs for wildlife. Space will be limited, so register by calling 718-381-4340.

 

NurtureU Wellness Workshop

On Sunday, November 21 from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m., head to NurtureU Wellness (120-20 Rockaway Beach Blvd) for an afternoon of self discovery, healing and fun. Book signing with Enchantress Shane, a deep dive

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

RBAF Monthly Meeting

On Thursday, October 21 at 7 p.m., Rockaway Beach Autism Families will meet at the Knights of Columbus (333 Beach 90th Street) on the second floor. This meeting will focus on challenging behaviors and strategies that help.

 

100th Precinct Community Council

The next 100th Precinct Community Council’s monthly meeting will be Wednesday, October 27 at 7 p.m. on Zoom. Hear crime stat updates and address concerns. For meeting access info, email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

 

Veterans Day Ceremony

On Thursday, November 11 at 11 a.m., join the American Legion Daniel M. O’Connell Post 272 for a brief ceremony at the Doughboy Monument on Beach 95th Street and Rockaway Beach Blvd. to honor veterans for Veterans Day.

 

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

Shoreline Meditation Hike

On Saturday, October 30 at 11 a.m., head to Beach 32nd Street and the boardwalk to join the Urban Park Rangers for a walk along the shore while meditating and finding inner peace and tranquility to the sounds of crashing waves in the distance.

 

Trunk or Treat

On Friday, October 29, from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m., join the 100th Precinct in the parking lot on Beach 94th Street for a fun Halloween trunk or treat experience.

 

Halloween In the Plaza

On Saturday, October

Sandy Anniversary Cleanup & Shrub Giveaway

On Saturday, October 16 at 12 p.m., head to the RISE Center (58-03 Rockaway Beach Blvd) to help with a community cleanup. Participants will receive a free Dwarf "Jellybean" Blueberry Shrub plant to plant around their home. Students can receive community service hours. Register at: www.riserockaway.org/rise/events/ 

 

Riis Park Open House

On Saturday, October 16 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., head to Riis Park (1423 Rockaway Beach Blvd) to join

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