12:00 am
Queens County Bird Club presents “The Invasion of the Tree Snatchers”. NYC Parks educator Jason Stein will discuss the challenges that non-native plants pose to healthy forests. Non-native vines such as bittersweet and porcelainberry are pulling down, strangling, and covering over young trees throughout our region, turning our parks into “vinelands” instead of healthy forests.
Alley Pond Environmental Center
10:30 am
Are you seeking a job with good benefits, where you can make a difference while building a career? The City of New York has more than 80 agencies with 300,000 employees and opportunities in nearly every occupation. Learn more about these opportunities at a New York City Civil Service Jobs Information Session, on Wednesday, October
Commonpoint Queens Central Queens
Oct 16 @ 11:15 am – 12:15 pm
11:15 am
Fun and Fitness for 55+ seniors in Forest Park Seuffert Bandshell! Relax, rejuvenate and recharge your body and spirit with this uplifting and calming exercise!  
Forest Park
Oct 16 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
1:30 pm
Come and explore energies! This is a weekly event presented by Dee Rao Walker to bring together senior citizens through exercise and dance!
Bayside Senior Center
6:00 pm
​Join us for a free weekly American Sign Language class for adults! Class begins October 16 and meets Wednesdays from 6 to 8 pm at M.S. 216 in Fresh Meadows. Beginners are welcome!​ Space is limited; please register by calling 718-445-6983 or email ssterling@commonpointqueens.org.​ Class will be taught by Samantha Sterling, MSW, Outreach Coordinator of
M.S. 216 George J. Ryan
6:00 pm
Food has always been central to the Jewish experience. Whether it’s challah on Shabbat, Israeli hummus, or lox and bagels at the local deli, food is a key way Jews over the centuries have forged their relationships and strengthened their communities in difficult times. Food is the way we commemorate our most joyous celebrations, and
Commonpoint Queens Central Queens
10:00 am
Do you have a dream of starting a business? Then join us at Commonpoint Queens Central Queens on Friday, October 18 from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm for a Starting a Business After Retirement Workshop! Special guest speaker Man-Li Lin, Economic Development Specialist for the U.S. Small Business Administration will offer advice to help you
Commonpoint Queens Central Queens
3:15 pm
Join Yonatan Arnon and Kobi Goodwin in an interactive, engaging theatre-movement workshop in celebration of Sukkot. Children and parents will come together under our Sukkah at Commonpoint Queens Central Queens to soften our landing into Shabbat, our day of rest, in an embodied way inspired by live Jewish chanting and music. Join us for dancing
Commonpoint Queens Central Queens