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from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., with
two more classes scheduled
at later dates. There is no
instruction during this class; it
is intended for people who
have sewing projects to work
on. Registration is not required,
but space is limited. Adults
18 and older are allowed to
attend. The Jamaica location is
at 89-11 Merrick Blvd. For more
information, visit the Queens
TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 27
15 At the Terrace On
the Park, the Queens
Centers for Progress presents
an Evening of Fine Food
from 6 to 9:30 p.m. Over
40 Queens-based restaurants,
wine and spirits, and specialty
food destinations are contributing
to the event. Casino
tables, entertainment, auctions
and celebrity presentations will
also be featured. It costs $135
per person to get in. The event
is located at 52-11 111th St.,
Flushing. For more information,
16 The Queens Library
presents the Drop Off Your
Food Scraps with the NYC
Compost Project. The program
will go from 8 to 11
p.m. The project will involve
transforming organic disposals
into a nutritious plant food.
Registration is not required.
For more information, visit the
Queens Library website.
WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 28
17 Come join us to celebrate
a joyous Purim
at the Rego Park Jewish
Center. At 6:30 p.m. you will
hear the Megillah reading led by
Rabbi Romiel Daniel. After the
reading, there will be refreshments
and music provided.
Come in a costume if you wish.
The Rego Park Jewish Center is
located at 97-30 Queens Blvd.,
Rego Park. For more information,
18 Free Citizenship
Classes are being
offered at the Queens Library
(Elmhurst Location). From 10
a.m. to 1 p.m., you will learn
everything you need to know
about American history, government
and culture to help
you pass your citizenship exam.
Students should have a copy of
their green card when they register.
You can register by calling
718-278-4303. The class runs
for 12 weeks. Classes are held
at 86-07 Broadway., Elmhurst.
The Samuel Field Y Presents the Spring Carnival. Bounce house castles, indoor slides, face painting, a magic show
and plenty more fun stuff will be featured. The carnival will take place from 1 to 3:30 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 25.
Tickets are only $15 per family, and only $5 per child over the age of two. Samuel Field Y is located at 58-20 Little
Neck Pkwy. For more information, call 718-225-6750 or visit www.sfy.org.
The Queens Library (East Flushing location) is offering an AARP Defensive Driving course from noon to 6 p.m. on
Monday, Feb. 26. The course is available to all people who have a valid NYS Driver’s License. Taking the class will
qualify most drivers for lower insurance payments. Make sure to check with your insurance provider before taking
the course. The East Flushing location is at 196-36 Northern Blvd.