What to do this weekend in Queens


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FRIDAY, JUNE 22

9:30 a.m. – 12 p.m., the Queens Library’s Jamaica branch, located at 89-11 Merrick Blvd in Jamaica, is holding Microsoft Word classes for everyone. Make your documents stand out with Microsoft Word. Learn to create and save word documents, format text, copy, cut and paste items and insert pictures. To pre-register, call 718-990-5148/5176 or visit the Job Information Center in the library.

SATURDAY, JUNE 23

From 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., an outdoor flea market will be taking place at Big Six Towers hosted by the Big Six Towers NORC Program, which is located at 61-10 Queens Blvd in Woodside. For more information, please contact them at 718-565-6569.

SATURDAY, JUNE 23

At 7 p.m., Queens Community House will host its Second Annual Subway Series Fundraiser at Citi Field, located at 120-01 Roosevelt Avenue in Corona. One hundred and fifty key supporters are invited to attend a Mets vs. Yankees game to watch from inside the ballparks Modell’s Clubhouse. If you or your company would like to be a part of this sponsorship event, contact Dennis Richmond at 718-592-5757.

SUNDAY, JUNE 24

10 a.m. – 5 p.m., on June 24, July 22, August 26, and September 23, there is going to be an Outdoor Flea Market at the Free Synagogue of Flushing, located at 41-60 Kissena Blvd in Flushing. There will be many vendors present at the event. For more information, please call 718-961-0030 or email them at fleamarket@freesynagogue.org.

SUNDAY, JUNE 24

At 1 p.m., there is going to be a festive ceremony for the restoration of historically authentic names of six streets on Douglaston Hill. Refreshments will be served and many people including Councilmember Halloran and Senator Avella will be there. Everyone is invited to come to this significant event. This event will take place at the southwest access to Katherine Turner Richardson Park. For more information, please contact Stuart Hersh by phone at 718-428-1438 or by email at s-hersh@hotmail.com.

SUNDAY, JUNE 24

All day, the Forest Hills Volunteer Ambulance Corps will host a street fair on Austin Street between Continental Avenue and 71st Road in Forest Hills. The event will feature rides, games, food and vendors. Come out and have a great time!