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Smells Like Summer Music Festival taking over Forest Park Bandshell this Saturday

Start off your summer with some rock n’ roll this Saturday, June 29 from noon to 5 p.m. in Woodhaven’s Forest Park at George Seuffert Bandshell! Presented by Loss 4 Words Productions, the fourth annual event presents NYC bands like IROC, Harmonic Asylum, and Damaged Goods plus more! The event will be hosted by pro … Continue reading

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Participate in Zumba at the library TONIGHT

ShapeUp NYC instructor Annette will lead this fitness class designed for adults that includes a combination of high and low impact aerobics and incorporates dance moves to the beat of salsa, merengue, and a variety of music. Space is limited. Bring a bottle of water and wear comfortable clothing. Participation is on a first-come, first-served … Continue reading

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Jerry Costanzo concert at Forest Park

Are you still looking for a fun Father’s Day event? Well, you could take dad to see a wonderful local concert. Jerry Costanzo & His Gotham City Swingers will be performing on Sunday, June 16 from 5 to 6:30 p.m. at the George Seuffert Bandshell in Forest Park. The bandshell is located at Forest Park … Continue reading

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The School Sisters of Notre Dame Educational Center for Women wraps 2019 academic year

The School Sisters of Notre Dame Educational Center for Women wrapped up the 2019 academic year with a lovely closing ceremony at Monsignor Mulz Hall on Monday. The School Sisters of Notre Dame have been offering tuition-free education classes for over a decade, and well over 1,000 women have passed through their doors, either learning … Continue reading

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Queens RockFest is coming back to Woodhaven

For the second year in a row, Queens RockFest will take over Forest Park with live bands and fun for everyone! This year, eight bands will perform in addition to food trucks and giveaways. This year’s event will be held on Saturday, July 27 from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. at Forest Park Bandshell and … Continue reading

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“Our Autism Lifestyle” Monthly Meeting to be held at Woodhaven Library

Once a month, “Our Autism Lifestyle”, a parent support network for those who care for loved ones with autism, holds a meeting to share information and support for those families, parents and caregivers in the community. May’s meeting will be moderated by Cheryl Ocampo, MS who is an Autism Training Specialist, ABA Therapist and Parent … Continue reading

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Woodhaven Weekend Happenings (5/10-5/12)

If you plan on staying local for Mother’s Day Weekend, here are some happenings around Woodhaven that you can get into: Friday 5/10: Mother’s Day Event hosted by Woodhaven BID starting at 1 p.m. at Woodhaven-Richmond Hill Senior Citizens Center located at 89-02 91st St. Live music, refreshments and surprises! Samuel Gonzalez from 10 p.m. … Continue reading

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Where to eat in Woodhaven

From New York’s oldest bar to cuisines from around the world, we rounded up some of the most popular eateries in Woodhaven. Mistura Peruana – Peruvian / Seafood – 8423 Jamaica Ave. – A local eatery that’s been serving traditional Peruvian dishes since 2011. Popular dishes include Lomo Saltado, a traditional dish of sauteed steak … Continue reading

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Here’s what’s happening at Woodhaven Library this week

The Woodhaven branch of Queens Library has events scheduled all week for everyone, it doesn’t matter what age! From an open mic for kids aged 8 and up to game days intended for the entire family, you are sure to find an excuse to take a trip to your neighborhood’s library. Here’s what’s happening: 4/29: … Continue reading

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Community Board 9 encourages residents to show up to Public Hearing on the Proposed Kew Gardens jail

Calling all residents who are passionate about what opens in your community! Community Board 9, which covers Woodhaven, Kew Gardens, Ozone Park and Richmond Hill, is hosting the public hearing at Borough Hall this Wednesday at 7 p.m. The hearing will include a presentation from the Mayor’s Office of Criminal Justice, Department of Corrections and … Continue reading

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