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By The Times/Ledger

Boy Scouts

Boy Scout Troop 109 meets every Tuesday at P.S.165 from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. September thru June. Entrance on 70th Ave. between 150th Street and Kissena Boulevard, Flushing. All boys age 11 and up are welcome to join the fun. 718 544-4259

Choirs

The Children's Choir at Good Shepard Lutheran Church, 201-03 29 Ave., Bayside will meet on Thursdays from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 Children through grade 6. 718-352-7644.

Classes

The Flushing Library 41-17 Main St., presents Infolinq class in English on Thurs., Feb. 17 at 10 a.m. Learn about the Library's on-line catalog to search for authors, titles and subjects, on the 2nd floor. 718-661-1200.

Flushing Library, 41-17 Main St., presents Infolinq class in Italian, At IRC, 3rd Floor on Fri. Feb. 18 at 4:30 p.m. Learn about the Library's on-line catalog available in Italian in the International Resource Center, 3rd floor 718-661-1200.

The Central Library, 89-11 Merrick Blvd., Jamaica, presents Introduction to Word Processing on Sat., Feb. 19 at 10 a.m. This workshop will cover the essentials of using Microsoft Word. Preregistration is required at the Cyber Center Reference Desk. 718-990-0781.

Clubs

To help immigrants overcome their communication barriers in English, the Humanist Center of Cultures of Jackson Heights is organizing a free weekly Multicultural Conversation Club. Tho club will meet every Sunday from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. at the Queens Public tibrary, 35-51 81st St. and 37th Avenue in Jackson Heights. 718-937-8185.

Dances

Poppenhusen Institute, 114-04 14th Road, College Point, presents Country Line Dancing on Monday, for beginners from 6:45 p.m. to 7:45 p.m. Intermediate from 7:45 p.m. to 9:15 p.m. at Poppenhusen Institute. Admission: $5, 46. 718-358-0067.

The Long Island Singles hosts an afternoon of socializing, and Social Dancing 50+, every Wednesday and Friday from noon to 4 p.m. featuring the best danceable ballroom dance music, offering coffee, bagels, pastries, allafternoon, a free lesson for beginners and advanced, a nice wood dance floor and introductions, for a $6 donation at the NCI Club, 800 Jericho Turnpike, New Hyde Park. Social Orientation for new members will be held Wednesdays and Fridays at noon for Singles Widowed, Divorced and Separated. Gentlemens' attendance appreciated. Call 718-891-4209.

Dinner

A Junior Congregational Shabbat dinner and services, designed for children in grades two through five, will be held at The Reform Temple of Forest Hills, 71-11 112 St., on Friday evening Feb. 18 at 6 p.m. Cost: $8, $5. 718-261-2900.

Events

Outreach Project is seeking support for its eighth Annual Bowl-A-Then to fight alcohol and substance abuse. Individuals or groups who bowl, or those who would like to make a contribution, will help raise funds for the organization's many treatment programs for adolescents, adults and women with children. Participants, who will be asked to collect pledge dollars for every pin they knock down at the event. All bowlers will receive a free gift. Those who raise at least $200 in pledges will receive an Outreach Project sweatshirt. Those raising between $50 and $90 will receive an Outreach Project T-shirt and those who collect between 80 and $99 will receive an Outreach Project water bottle.Registration: $11.The Outreach Bowl-A-Then will be held Sat., March 4, at 12:45 p.m., at Brunswick Woodhaven Lanes, Metropolitan Avenue and Woodhaven Boulevard, in Glendale. 718-847-9233.

The Boy Scouts of Holy Family's Troop 55 in Fresh Meadows are planning to have their first Eagle Scout Court of Honor for fellow scout Michael Schwartzberg, who is only 13 years old. This event will be held on Sat., March 18 from 10 a.m. to noon in the school hall of Holy Family Romman Catholic School, located at 74-15 175 St., Fresh Meadows. 718-454-0796.

Festivals

Queens Recreation present a Free A Winter Festival on Fri. Feb. 25 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Roy Wilkins

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