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THURSDAY, MARCH 21
Best Seats Ever: The Female Lounge
- Diversity, hip-hop, R&B, pop, dance,
spoken word performances, you
name it. Colorwex Studios is holding
a hip-hop, poetry and soul concert
series to continue this women’s history
month. The theme is “the future is
female” and it starts with Cocktails and
Conversation followed by an intimate
live show. To end it off , there will be a
Meet and Mingle Aft er Party. Guests
will receive three complimentary
drinks for the speciality cocktail
menu. There will also be light bites
and diff erent fun activities such as
When: Thursday, March 21, from 8
to 11 p.m.
Where: Colorwex Studios, 34-60
48th St., Long Island City
Conversation with Your Councilman
- Councilman Robert Holden wants to
provide the community with updates
on urgent matters in his district and
his aspiring future legislation. Held in
Middle Village, inside his district offi ce,
he’s continuing his popular town hall
style meetings for the fi rst time 2019.
He will also answer questions that the
audience may have about concerns in
When: Thursday, March 21 from
6:30 to 8 p.m.
Where: 64-69 Dry Harbor Road,
FRIDAY, MARCH 22
Raymond & Miguel & Alex Matos -
Alex Matos and Raymond and Miguel
are coming to perform in Woodside at
Mamajuana Cafe. Go and enjoy a night
of dancing, laughing, and a whole lot
more. Raymond and Miguel present
their humor and make you laugh until
your abs start to hurt. Alex Matos will
perform his famous salsa music that
will have the dance fl oor is fi lled.
When: Friday, March 22 at 9 p.m.
Where: Mamajuana Cafe, 33-15 56th
Cost: Prices TBD
SATURDAY, MARCH 23
Family Fun Saturday in Kew
Gardens - Dedicated to the children
of Celebration Hall in Kew Gardens
is holding a “Tres Reinas” Concert
followed by a movie screening of
Pixar’s “Up.” The concert is a familyfriendly
performance by a Forest
Hills based trio of musician moms.
The movie screening will provide with
snacks and water.
When: Saturday, March 23, Concert
from 4 to 5 p.m., screening at 5 p.m.
Where: The Center at Maple Grove
Cemetery, 127-15 Kew Gardens Rd., Kew
SUNDAY, MARCH 24
She’s On Point: A Celebration of Girls
in Sports - Women’s History Month
continues with She’s On Point as they
celebrate female athlete achievements
and introduce young girls and boys
to sports at Al Oerter Recreation
Center. A variety of sports clinics
and demonstrations ranging from
traditional to alternative sports are
occurring thanks to partnerships with
local colleges, sports organizations and
contributions of NYC Parks Public.
Professional athletes and coaches have
also been invited to talk about their
pathway to their career in sports.
When: Sunday, March 24 from noon
to 3 p.m.
Where: Al Oerter Recreation Center,
131-40 Fowler Ave.
MONDAY, MARCH 25
Astoria Women’s Improv Show - Go
and join the local ladies of Astoria in
Q.E.D. as they perform an improv that,
well, you wouldn’t expect but will have
you hysterical. These women have just
completed the level one Hallet’s Cove
Theater improv class. So go and see
what they have whipped up. As they
put it, it’s a performance of local lady
When: Monday, March 25 from 8 to
Where: Q.E.D., 27-16 23rd Ave.,
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 27
St. John’s Soul Cypher - St. John’s
University is having its fi rst-ever soul
cypher. It’s an intimate night where
artists will present their stories
through their creative talents. You
can also be considered to be a part of
the experience and share your story
by sending in your submissions. Find
your artistic voice.
When: Wednesday, March 27 from
7:30 to 10 p.m.
Where: St. John’s University Little
Theatre 8000 Utopia Pkwy., Jamaica
Contact : soulcypher2019
• ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS
meets every Tuesday at 8 p.m. at
Grace Lutheran Church, 21st Avenue
and 32nd Street, Astoria. For more
information, call 718-520-5021.
• NAR-ANON, a self-help support
group for those affected by a loved
one’s drug abuse, meets every
Wednesday at 7:30 p.m. in the
basement of the Church of the
Gardens, 50 Ascan Ave., Forest
Hills. For more information, call
• MASPETH TOWN HALL hosts a
monthly bereavement group every
second Wednesday of the month
from 2:30 to 4 p.m., 53-37 72nd St.,
Maspeth. Light refreshments and
handouts will be provided. For
more information, call 718-335-
• ST. MARGARET TROOP 119 meets
every Tuesday from 7 to 9:15 p.m. at St.
Margaret Parish Hall, 66-05 79th Place,
Middle Village. For more information,
• BOY SCOUT TROOP 28 meets every
Friday at 7 p.m. at St. John’s Lutheran
Church, 86-20 114th St., Richmond Hill.
All boys ages 10 1/2 to 17 are welcome.
For information, call 718-478-5747.
• SUNNYSIDE DRUM CORPS meets
every Tuesday at 6 p.m. at All Saints
Church, 43-12 46th St., one block off
Queens Boulevard, Sunnyside. Boys and
girls ages 7 to 17 are invited to join. For
more information, call 718-786-4141.
• CUB SCOUT TROOP 106 meets
every Friday from 7:30 to 8:30 p.m.
at Trinity Lutheran Church, 81st
Street between Penelope Avenue and
Juniper Boulevard South, Middle
Village. For more information, email
• CUB SCOUT PACK 383 meets
every Wednesday from 7 to 8 p.m. at
St. Pancras Pfeifer Hall, Myrtle Avenue
and 68th Street, Glendale. For more
information, call 718-938-2073.
ONGOING SENIOR PROGRAMS
• RIDGEWOOD OLDER ADULT
CENTER, 59-14 70th Ave., Ridgewood,
welcomes new members 60 years of
age and older every weekday. For more
information, call 718-456-2000.
• RIDGEWOOD-BUSHWICK SENIOR
CENTER, 319 Stanhope St., Bushwick,
holds various programs every day. Call
718-366-3083 for more information.
• PETER CARDELLA SENIOR
CENTER, 68-52 Fresh Pond Road,
Ridgewood, holds breakfast and lunch
every weekday, as well as a variety of
programs. For more information, call
• SELF-HELP MASPETH SENIOR
CENTER, 69-61 Grand Ave., holds
beading, jewelry and other programs
daily. Hot lunch served at noon.
Transportation available. For details,
• MIDDLE VILLAGE ADULT CENTER,
69-10 75th St., off ers recreation and
fi tness classes, including zumba, yoga
and computers. Daily transportation,
bingo and hot lunches. Scheduled bus
trips available. For more information,
• REGO PARK SENIOR CENTER,
93-29 Queens Blvd., holds a variety
of programs every day. For more
information, call 718-896-8751.
• SUNNYSIDE SENIOR CENTER, 43-
31 39th St., holds programs daily. Call
718-392-6944 for more information.
Queens World Film Festival - Today is the opening night for the Queens
World Film Festival at the Museum of the Moving Image and Kaufman
Astoria Studios until the 31st. Join the show on opening night to see what
the festival has in store throughout the week. It’s a time that welcomes all
ideas and turns those that make people turn away into something for people
When: Thursday, March 21, at 7:30 p.m.
Where: Museum of the Moving Image Sumner Redstone Theater, 36-01 35th
Cost: Prices vary
Photo courtesy of the Queens World Film Festival