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Posted: Thursday, November 8, 2001 12:00 am | Updated: 3:38 pm, Mon Jul 11, 2011.


St. John’s University will host an exhibition entitled “Barry and Laini Nemett: Related Works of Father and Daughter,” now through Jan. 4, at the Chung-Cheng Gallery in Sun Yat-Sen Hall at the Queens campus. Gallery hours are Monday to Friday, 10am to 3pm.

The National Art League will hold its 71st annual members’ exhibition now through Nov. 30 at the National Art League Gallery, 44-21 Douglaston Pkwy., Douglaston. A reception and awards presentation will be held on Nov. 18 from 2 to 4 p.m.


Îheatre A La Carte presents “I Hate Hamlet” on Friday and Saturday, Nov. 9 and 10 at 8pm and Sunday, Nov. 11 at 3pm at Community Church of Douglaston, 39-50 Douglaston Pkwy. Tickets are $12. Call 631-4092.

FSF Community Theatre Group presents the musical “Fiorello” on Nov. 10, 11, 17 and 18. Saturday shows at 8pm, Sunday shows at 3pm at Free Synagogue of Flushing, 41-60 Kissena Blvd. Tickets are $13, seniors and children $10. Call 428-8681.

ýickets are available for the Parkside Players fall production of “A Man for All Seasons.” Performance dates are Nov. 17, 18, 23, 24, 25, 30 and Dec. 1. Show times are 8pm on Fridays and Saturdays and 2pm on Sundays. The performances will be held at the Grace Lutheran Church, 103-15 Union Tpke., Forest Hills. Tickets are $10. Call 497-4922.


Theatre Time Productions, 157-46 21 Ave., 2nd fl., Whitestone, is holding open auditions for “Witness for the Prosecution” by Agatha Christie on Thursday, Nov. 8 and Monday, Nov. 12 at 7:30pm. Call 391-8697.

The North Presbyterian Church of Flushing located at 25-33 154 St., is forming an actors group. The church has recently finished refurbishing a small theater and wishes to put together performances for the community. If you are interested in joining call 445-0259.


î free concert by the Julius Grossman Chamber Orchestra will be held on Monday, Nov. 12 at 2pm at the Immaculate Conception Center, 72-00 Douglaston Pkwy. and Wednesday, Nov. 14 at 1:15pm at the Howard Beach Senior Center, 156-45 84 St.


A lecture on Surviving in Today’s Economy will be held on Tuesday, Nov. 13 at 6pm at Roma View, 160-05 Cross Bay Blvd. in Howard Beach. It will feature Raymond Bergen, certified financial planner and Steve Araneo, financial advisor. A buffet dinner will be served. Reservations are a must. Call Carole or Mary at 641-0600.


Country line dancing at Kowalinski Post 4, 61-57 Maspeth Ave., Maspeth, every Monday at 7:30pm. Cost is $5 per person.

ýhe Association for Neurologically Impaired Brain Injured Children Center, 212-12 26 Ave., Bayside is now offering line dancing lessons on Wednesdays, from 7:30 to 9pm. Dance instruction and music by Ira and Ellen. Donation is $6 per person. No partner needed, beginners welcome.

¦merican and Latin ballroom dancing classes are held on Thursdays at 7:30pm and Saturdays at 3pm at All Saints Church, 43-12 46 St., Sunnyside. Cost is $7 per class.

–ree adult choral program ongoing on Tuesdays at 7pm at the Poppenhusen Institute, 114-04 14 Rd., College Point. Call 358-0067 for more information.

ühe National Art League will hold watercolor classes featuring traditional and contemporary techniques, demonstration and critique on Wednesdays at the League Gallery, 44-21 Douglaston Pkwy., Douglaston. Hours are from 9:30am to 12:30pm. Cost is $15 per session. Call 969-1128 for info.

There will be weekly yoga classes held every Tuesday from 6 to 7pm at the North Presbyterian Church, located at 25-33 154 St. in Flushing. For details and reservations, call 747-0941.

Adult salsa dance lessons with instructor Angel Navarro will be held on Wednesdays at 6:30pm beginning Nov. 14 at the Oak Ridge in Forest Park.

ühe Flushing Jewish Community Council and the Korean Immigrant Services are co-sponsoring free ongoing citizenship preparation classes on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 8pm at the Korean Immigrant Services, 136-65 Roosevelt Ave., Flushing. For more information call 359-5400.


The Catholic Widows and Widowers of Queens of St. Kevin’s Church will have its next meeting at St. Kevin’s School Cafeteria, 45-50 195 St. in Flushing on Monday, Nov. 12 at 7:30pm.

©he North Flushing Chapter AARP 4158 meets on Tuesday, Nov. 13 at noon at Church-on-the-Hill, 167-07 35 Ave., Flushing. Entertainment by the Long Island Harmonica Club.

Bell Atlantic Telephone Pioneers of America, Keller Life Member Club will meet on Tuesday, Nov. 13 at 1pm at St. John Vianney Church, 34 Ave. and Union St., Flushing.

ýew Directions, the Professional Young Women’s Chapter of Queens Region of Hadassah will host a discussion, led by Esther Katz of Ohel, on domestic violence issues at its next meeting on Wednesday, Nov. 14 at 7:30pm at the Jewish Center of Bayside Hills, 211-06 48 Ave.

SAFE (Sane Aviation For Everyone) will meet on Thursday, Nov. 15 at 7pm at the Flushing Hospital, 146-01 45 Ave. Agenda: Activity about the Concorde, decibels measured by new machine, strategies in Congress for sustainable aviation and more.


Outdoor Singles continues its hikes. On Saturday, Nov. 10 hike at Kettletown State Park in Connecticut. For more information and reservations call 212-946-1115 or 718-353-5506, 24 hours.

Hike with the Urban Park Rangers at Forest Park, Buddy Monument: Myrtle Ave. and Park Lane South on Saturday, Nov. 10 from 1 to 3pm.


Dr. Ernest Greenberg, a specialist in prostate and breast cancer in his private practice, will discuss the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of prostate cancer at the Reform Temple of Forest Hills, 71-11 112 St. on Wednesday, Nov. 14 at 8pm.

ýhe Queens Breast Health Partnership, Portable Mammography unit will be offering mammography screening at SNAP Senior Center, 80-45 Winchester Blvd., Bldg. 4, Queens Village on Thursday, Nov. 15. If you are a female over the age of 60 and would like to schedule an appointment, call 454-2100 and ask for Elaine or Carla.

A Blood Drive will be held on Thursday, Nov. 15 from 8:15am to 1:45pm at John Bowne High School, 63-25 Main St. in Flushing.

In recognition of November as Diabetes Awareness Month, Jamaica Hospital Medical Center will be hosting a special, free awareness program to help those better manage their diabetes on Saturday, Nov. 17 from 10am to 11:30am in the hospital’s sixth-floor auditorium. Seating is limited so reservations are a must. To RSVP call 206-8404.


Franklin K. Lane HS, Class of ’53 is planning its 50th Reunion. For more information call Barb 224-0612 or e-mail wdickman@ ix.netcom.com.

Jamaica High School, Class of ’82, is planning a 20th class reunion. Send e-mail to http: //www.jamaicahighschool1982.com or jhs82reunion @earthlink.net with any names and numbers of any alumni or if you are an alumni interested in participating in the reunion.

Franklin K. Lane Class of 1982, 20th Class Reunion, April 6, 2002, Long Island Marriott. For more information contact M. Delahanty-Bey at 516-771-4535 or e-mail Margbey@aol.com.

Social Gatherings

ûhe New York Metropolitan Country Music Association will hold a Country-Western dance at the Glendale Memorial Building, 72-02 Myrtle Ave., on Saturday, Nov. 10 at 8:30pm featuring Roadhouse. Doors open at 7:30pm. A dance lesson will be given at 8pm. Entry fee is $12. Adults only will be admitted.

Special Events

ªhe Church of the Resurrection, 85-09 118 St., Kew Gardens will hold its annual Parish Fair on Friday, Nov. 9 from noon to 9pm and Saturday, Nov. 10 from 10:30am to 9pm.

2001 Space Adventure Fair will be held at the Emanuel United Church Jn Woodhaven Blvd. and 91 Ave., Woodhaven on Saturday, Nov. 10 from 10am.

Astronomy programs with Mark Freilich will be held at Alley Pond Environmental Center, 228-06 Northern Blvd. in Douglaston, on Saturdays, Nov. 10 and Dec. 8 at 7pm. Each session is $10 per adult and $7 for children ages 7-12. Call 229-4000.

The Rego Park Jewish Center, 97-30 Queens Blvd. will hold a Murder Mystery Roman Feast (kosher) on Saturday, Nov. 10 at 7:30pm. $25 for members. Call 459-1000.

There will be a pancake breakfast on Saturday, Nov. 10 from 7am to 1pm at Redeemer Lutheran School, 69 Pl. and Cooper Ave. in Glendale. Cost is $5 adults and $2.50 children.

The Sisterhood of the Temple Gates of Prayer is having its annual Scholarship Luncheon on Tuesday, Nov. 13 at noon at the temple, 38-20 Parsons Blvd., Flushing. Entertainment will be provided by Lee Perry. The price is $18 per person.

Irene Mallinger and Hy Auslander will host an open mike night presented by Starbucks Coffee, 41-02 Main St., Flushing on Thursday, Nov. 15 from 7 to 9pm.

Support Groups

The Long Island Chapter of the Alzheimer’s Association, in conjunction with Parker Jewish Institute for Health Care and Rehabilitation in New Hyde Park, will host ongoing support group meetings for adult child caregivers of parents with Alzheimer’s disea­e on the second and fourth Tuesday of each month at 6pm at Parker’s Granat Alzheimer Center. For more information call the Alzheimer Resource Center at Parker at 289-2374.

ûhe Granat Alzheimer Center at Parker Jewish Institute for Health Care and Rehabilitation in New Hyde Park will hold support group meetings for spouses who are caregivers of partners with Alzheimer’s disease. The meetings will be held the second Tuesdmy of the month at 10am and the fourth Wednesday of the month at 2:30pm at the Granat Center. Call 289-2105.

åount Sinai Sexual Assault and Violence Intervention Program announces a free and confidential support group for survivors of domestic violence on Thursday afternoons, to be held in Astoria. Contact Melissa Goodman at 267-4342.

ýount Sinai Hospital Sexual Assault and Violence Intervention Program is offering a free and confidential support group of female survivors of rape and sexual assault. To be held at the Queens District Attorney’s Office in Kew Gardens on Wednesdays from 6 to 7:30pm for 12 weeks. Contact Jagruti Shah at 286-5908.

–ereavement group for seniors will meet on Thursdays at 2pm at the Selfhelp Clearview Senior Center, 208-11 26 Ave., Bayside. Call Carol at 224-7888.

A Christian-based bereavement support group meeting for adults who have lost a loved one will be held at New Life Fellowship Church, 82-10 Queens Blvd., Elmhurst on the 1st and 3rd Mondays of every month.

ýNAP of Eastern Queens, 80-45 Winchester Blvd., Queens Village (Bldg. 4 on the Creedmoor Campus) will begin a bereavement group for seniors who have experienced the recent loss of a spouse or child. The group will meet on Mondays at 1pm. For more information, call Marian at 454-2100.

St. Adalbert’s bereaved parents support group meeting will be held on Thursday, Nov. 8 at St. Adalbert’s Parish Center, 52-40 84 St., Elmhurst, Lower Cafeteria at 7:30pm.

The Queens Independent Living Center, 140-40 Queens Blvd., Jamaica, would like to invite women with disabilities to join them for a new group on Tuesday, Nov. 13 at 6pm.

Support groups are held every third Thursday (Nov. 15) of every month at 7pm at QSAC, 30-10 38 St., 3rd Fl., Astoria.

Senior Activities

¦he Community Education Resource Center meets Monday through Friday at 51-60 Marathon Pkwy., Little Neck, with regular activities for senior citizens. Call 423-8179.

Ongoing creative writing workshop for seniors every Thursday from 10am to noon at Sunnyside Community Services Senior Center, 43-31 39 St. Call Ellen at 786-3157 for more information.

ýnited Hindu Cultural Council, 118-09 Sutter Ave., South Ozone Park has a senior center from 9am to 5pm, Monday to Friday. Vegetarian lunch is served daily. There are classes in yoga, meditation, music and more. For information call 323-8900. Ask for Chan Jamoona or Violet Wynter.

Forest Hills Senior Center, 108-25 62 Dr., open Monday to Friday, 8:30am to 4pm. Join for trips, parties, cards, games and more. The center will be offering the following event on Tuesday, Nov. 13, free flu shots from 9:30am to 1:30pm (60 + years only). For more information call 699-1010.

The Clearview Senior Center, 208-11 26 Ave., Bayside is featuring the following classes: Every last Thursday of each month at 12:30pm play Mah Jong, checkers, chess watch a Chinese movie and Asian activities. Call 224-7888.

èitchell Linden Senior Citizen Club, 26-15 Parsons Blvd., Flushing will have the following event: Wednesday, Nov. 14, “Jekyll and Hyde,” and dining out at the Westchester Broadway Theatre. Call 539-7783 Tuesday and Thursday, 1-3pm.

Welcome to the discussion.