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Senior Theater Acting Repertory welcomes seniors interested in acting. Meetings held Wednesdays and Fridays. For more information, call Ronnie Arond at 718-347-2310 or Stan Guttman at 718-224-2729.

The Barbershop Harmony Society's Queens chapter is expanding its membership. All men who enjoy singing, be they tenors, leads, baritones or basses, are invited to attend rehearsals any Wednesday at 8 p.m. at the school hall at 74-15 175th St., Flushing. 718-468-8416.


The Queens County Farm Museum, 73-50 Little Neck Parkway, Floral Park, holds its annual Holiday Bazaar on Sat., Dec. 1 and Sun. Dec. 2, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. free admission. Holiday gifts, novelties & decorations created by a select group of craft vendors will be displayed and sold throughout the barn complex. Coffee and home baked goods will be available. 718-347-FARM

A Christmas Bazaar will be held on Fri., Nov. 30 from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. and Sat., Dec. 1 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Church of St. Margaret of Scotland, 58-30 193 St., Flushing. 718-357-8544


The Pride of Judea Community Services Center hosts a workshop for Jewish parents and grandparents whose children have intermarried. The workshop, "Building Family Bridges" will focus on fostering communication and Jewish identity in the family. The three-session program will be on Monday evenings Dec. 3, 10, and 17 from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at Pride of Judea Community Services. 243-02 Northern Blvd., Douglaston. 718-423-6200.

The National Art League, 44-21 Douglaston Parkway, Douglaston adds an evening Portrait class to weekly schedule. Dan Slapo, well known representational artist with 3S years as an instructor has brought his drawing & painting class to the NAL. The class will be held every Tuesday evening from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. Dan Slapo has received many awards for his pastel paintings from major competitions, and his work has been published in a number of prestigious publications. Artists at all levels of proficiency are invited to attend. 718-428-1859.

Learn to draw and paint during an instruction workshop Thursdays at Alliance of Queens Artists, 991-10 Metropolitan Ave., Forest Hills from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. 718-520-9842.

Kids' painting workshops held Tuesdays from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. at The Alliance of Queens Artists, 99-10 Metropolitian Ave., Forest Hills. 718-520-9842.

Portrait drawing for novices taught by Esther Kirchevsly at Kew Gardens Community Center, 80-02 Kew Gardens Road, Thursdays from 11 a.m. to noon. 718-268-5960.

Free Drama/Acting Class for Teens, ages 10-17 at The Poppenhusen Instiitute, 114-04 14 Road., College Point. Ages 10-12 from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. and ages 13-17 from 7:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. 718-358-0067.


A Hanukkah concert will be presented Sun. Dec. 9 at 2 p.m. at the Rego Park Jewish Center, 97-30 Queens Blvd., Rego Park, with 40 men and women singing the most beloved music. the concert is in honor of City Council member Karen Koslowitz for her decade of dedicated service to the community. 718-459-1000.

The Congregation, Men's Club and Sisterhood of the Jewish Center of Kew Gardens Hills present the annual joint Hanukkah celebration on Mon. Dec. 10 at 8 p.m. Featuring the Choir of the Conservative Synagogue of Jamaica Estates under the leadership of Cantor Chaim Levy, 71-25 Main St., Flushing. 718-263-6500.

On Sat., Dec. 8, at 8 p.m., the Oueens College Choral Society presents the Christmas portion of Handel's Messiah plus the "Hallelujah Chorus", the Pergolesi/Durante Magnificant, and selections from Bach's Christmas Oratorio. The performance, in Colden Center on campus, will include professional soloists and orchestra. 718-793-8080.

The Flushing Jewish Community Council, 41-60 Kissena Blvd.,sponsors a gala Jewish Music Concert in an afternoon of operatic, popular and Jewish songs performed by "The Three Jewish Tenors on Sun., Dec. 2 at 2 p.m. 718-463-0434.

The five original members of Tesla will appear at Westbury Music Fair on Fri., Dec. 7 at 8 pm in the half round. Tickets: $37.50 and are available at Westbury Music Fair's box office, select Ticketmaster locations and on line at and 631- 888-9000 or 212-307-7171.

Free Youth Choral Group for ages 10-16 The Poppenhusen Instiitute, 114-04 14 Rd., College Point from 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. 718-358-0067.

The Barbara Sfraga Group featuring... Barbara Sfraga, vocals John Hart, guitar Fred Berman, bass at ERAWAN Thai Cuisine, 42-31 Bell Blvd., Bayside on Nov. 26 from 7 p.m. to 11 p.m. 718-428-2112

Dick Fox's Summer Doo-Wop Extravaganza arrives at Westbury Music Fair on Sat., Dec. 8 at 7 p.m. and 10:30 p.m. Tickets are $35 and are available at Westbury Music Fair's box office, most. All shows, dates, and times are subject to change without notice. Applicable tax and service charges are added to each ticket price. 631- 888-9000 or 212-307-7171.

Perfomers sing in groups and as a full chorus Mondays from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. under the direction of Evelyn Castro of the Brooklyn Conservatory of Music at the the Kew Gardens Community Center, 80-02 Queens Blvd. 718-268-5960.


DNA 22 34th Ave., Queens presents DNA Friday on Nov. 23, 30, Dec. 7, 14, 21, 28 and Jan 4, 11, 18, 25, Feb., 1, 8, 15, 22 and March 1 and at 10 p.m. Cost: $20.

ANIBC Center, 212-12 26 Ave., Bayside, offers Line Dance Evenings from 7:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. Doors open at 7:15 p.m. Kicken Up Country. Donation: $6 No partner needed. Dance Instruction and Music by Ira and Ellen. 718-939-4936.

Open house of country line dancing classes at Poppenhusen Institute, 114-04 14th Road, College Point. Come to learn what it's all about. Classes are held Mondays from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. for beginners ($5 a class) and 8 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. for intermediate ($6 per class). Instructors: Ira and Ellen Lengel. 718-358-0067

Society Tempo Ballroom Dancers offer lessons in ballroom, Latin, tango, swing, savoy lindy, salsa, mambo and wedding dances in Floral Park, New Hyde Park, Bayside. 718-891-4209.

Ballroom dancing is held Wednesdays at Charisma Ballroom, 71-46 Main St., Flushing, from 8:30 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. 718-268-2800.

Irish dancing lessons with all-Ireland dancing champion Niall O'Leary are offered at Yeats' Tavern, 42-24 Bell Blvd., Bayside, from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. every Saturday. 212-726-1602.

Ballroom dancing hosted by Community Education Resource Center, 51-60 Marathon Parkway, Little Neck, Fridays at 2 p.m. Admission: $40. 718-423-8179.

Israeli and folk dance class is held Wednesdays from 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. at Sisterhood of Bay Terrace Jewish Center, 209th Street and Cross Island Parkway. Instructors: Rae and George Nemoviche. 718-428-6363.


Susan Wolsborn: Kinesthesia is on display at Queens Museum of Art through Feb. 7 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Admission: $5, $2.50 students and seniors. 718-592-9700

Janet Cardiff Exhibit is on display at P.S. 1 Contemporary Art Center, 22-25 Jackson Ave. Long Island City through Jan. 31 from noon to 6 p.m. "Joe Brainard: A Retrospective" is on display through Nov. 25 from noon to 6 p.m. 718-784-2084.

El Ritmo Latino Del Mundo is on display at Flushing Town Hall 137-35 Northern Blvd, from noon to 5 p.m. through Dec. 30. The exhibit features works that transcends traditional notions of ''Latino'' identity. 718-463-7700

The National Art League holds its 71st annual Members' Exhibition on Nov. 30 at The National Art League Galley, 44-21 Douglaston Parkway Douglaston. The public is invited to attend. 718-428-1859


The Center For Culture, The Afrikan Poetry Theatre, Inc., 176-03 Jamaica Ave., Jamaica presents "The Legacy of Slavery...Artifactual." Gene Peters conducts a lecture and exhibit of slave-period artifacts. All of the items presented are rare, antique and one of a kind. Sat., Dec. 8 from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. - Admission is free. 718-523-3312.

An art auction will take place at Hilllcrest Jewish Center, 183-02 Union Turnpike, on Sat., Dec. 1 at 8:30 p.m. There will also be sports memorabilia. 718-380-4145.

The Ladies Guild of Resurrection Lutheran Church, 44-10 192nd Street, Flushing, holds its annual Christmas Fair on Sat., Dec. I, from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. Handmade crafts, baked goods, plants, and many other holiday items. Everyone is welcome.

Make a beautiful evergreen wreath at the Queens County Farm Museum, 73-50 Little Neck Parkway, Floral Park, Queens on Sat., Dec. 8. All materials are provided, you only need bring a garden shear. Registration required. 347-FARM.


The single parent support group and the Colonial Players theater group host an entertaining evening with outgoing singles of all ages. Games- contests- refreshments. Sat. Dec 8 at 8 p.m., Holliswood Community Church, 82-06 Bell Blvd., Hollis Hills. Donation $10. 718-268-4165.

Cyber Singles meets Thursdays at 9 p.m. at Charisma Ballroom, 71-46 Main St. 718-268-2800.

The Central Queens Y in Forest Hills offers volleyball for singles 22 to 45 on Sunday mornings. 718-268-5011.

The Outdoor Singles activities hotline is 718-353-5506.

Posted 7:28 pm, October 10, 2011
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