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at the Holiday Bar for purchase. This event
is mainly outdoors on the covered Terrace
at the Visitor & Administration Building,
Wedding Garden Plaza, Oak Allee and
Noon to 5 p.m.
Queens Botanical Garden
43-50 Main St., Flushing
Admission: Free ($10 parking rate)
8. HANDS ON HISTORY:
ALL THE WORLD’S A (PUPPET) STAGE
Since puppets were a popular holiday gift
for children living in the 19th century, join
King Manor to make your own puppets and
miniature puppet theater. No reservation is
King Manor Museum in Rufus King Park
150-03 Jamaica Ave, Jamaica
SUNDAY, DEC. 5
9. PARADE ON ROCKAWAY
Don’t miss out on the million-light Parade
on Rockaway, the largest Christmas parade
in Queens. See the Dec. 3 Christmas tree
lighting listing for more info about the
three-day Parade on Rockaway event.
142-82 Rockaway Blvd., Rockaway
10. SENSORY FRIENDLY SANTA
Celebrate the Santa magic in a sensitive
environment and support Autism Speaks
with any photo experience purchase.
9015 Queens Blvd., Elmhurst
MONDAY, DEC. 6
11. ROLLER DANCE CLASS FOR
Learn how to roller skate and roller dance in
a mini-group, with a max of four students in
each class. This class is perfect to practice
your skills and receive personalized
feedback from the instructor. Bring your
own skates. Email rollbouncerocksk8@
gmail.com to sign up.
Secret Theatre Academy
50-12 Skillman Ave., Woodside
12. ONE DOLLAR WORKSHOP SERIES
Join the DanceWorks NYC community!
No pre-registration necessary, and
all walk-ins are welcome. Workshops
start with in-person registration.
Choreographers will start with a group
warm-up, followed by a brief dance
combination and then a performance
in groups. The first workshop is heels
with Martha, followed by contemporary
with Tristan. Indoor dance shoes are
required, and don’t forget to bring $1
cash per workshop.
Frank Sinatra School of the Arts
35-12 35th Ave., Astoria
Admission: $1 per workshop
TUESDAY, DEC. 7
13. “FRIENDS” TRIVIA: “THE ONE WITH
THE HOLIDAY ARMADILLO”
Celebrate Christmas and New Year’s Eve all
at once at brunch during “Friends” Trivia:
“The One with the Holiday Armadillo.”
The entire trivia will consist of holidayrelated
episodes and happenings across
all 10 seasons, with a round dedicated to
the episode “The One with the Holiday
Armadillo.” Reservations are required.
31-19 Newtown Ave., Astoria
14. HOLIDAY MEET-AND-GREET WITH
Join in on a casual holiday meet-andgreet
for all Queens arts/cultural
organizations, venues and artists with
the organizational partners of Queens
Rising, a multidisciplinary arts and culture
celebration scheduled for June 2022.
Find out more about how to participate
in Queens Rising as a Queens-based
organization, venue or artist, and make
some new Queens friends along the way.
Happy hour specials are from 6-8 p.m.,
and complimentary appetizers provided by
61-04 Woodside Ave., Woodside
Wednesday, Dec. 8
15. THE SOCIAL DISTANCE COMEDY
SHOW: TOY DRIVE EDITION
Enjoy a night of laughs and giving back
at this comedy show with Drew Fraser.
Showtime starts at 7 p.m. Every participant
is encouraged to also bring a toy for a child
225-07 Linden Blvd., Cambria Heights
16. LATIN JAZZ WORKSHOP
Join in for a night of Latin Jazz with
instructor Skizzo Arnedillo, a workshop
exclusively for December.
Salsa in Queens
34-27 Steinway St., Astoria
Admission: $20 and up