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Upcoming events at Queensborough

Saturday, May 10, 8:00 p.m.: The Queens Symphonic Band will present “Something Old-Something New-Something Borrowed-Something Blue.” Jeff Hest, Music Director. QCC Theater. Tickets: $10; $8 senior citizens and QCC students. TDF vouchers accepted

Monday, May 12, 7-9 p.m.: Summer Day Camp free OPEN HOUSE. RFK Building. Camp runs Mondays through Thursdays, from June 30 to July 31. Both full and half-day programs are available. Camp’s offerings include sports and fitness, trips, swimming, science, computer, arts and crafts, dance, movement, and academic enrichment. For information, call the Office of Continuing Education at 718-631-6343.

Wednesday, May 14, 1:15 p.m.: “Collegium Musicum Concert.” Barry Goldsmith, Director.

A concert of chamber music by QCC students and faculty. Kurzweil Recital Hall, H-144. Free event. For information, call 718-631-6393.

Thursday, May 15 and Friday, May 16: Dance Workshop: “Art of Motion Dance Company.” Modern dance repertory of QCC staff, students and professional dancers. QCC Theater. Free event. For information, call 718-631-6275.

Thursday, May 15, 10 a.m.-noon: “The Learn and Earn Award and Recognition Ceremony,” hosted by Abilities, Inc. in partnership with Queensborough Community College, CUNY. Student Union Lounge. Free event. For information, call 718-631-6257.

May 16 and 20, 4:30-6:30 p.m.: “Information Evenings for Prospective Students.” Sponsored by the QCC Admissions Office, this evening will provide prospective students and their parents an opportunity to meet with faculty members, discuss programs, and learn more about financial aid. Administration Building, room 210. Students and reservations, call 718-281-5000.

Sunday, May 18, 4 p.m.: “Verdi’s Requiem.” The Queens Symphony Orchestra, The Oratorio Society of Queens and guest soloists Ai-Lan Zhu, soprano; Hadar Halevi, mezzo-soprano; Eduardo Villa, tenor and Alfred Walker, bass, come together to perform composer Giuseppe Verdi”s major work, Requiem. QCC Theater. Tickets: $25 and $20; senior citizens $18.50; children 12 & under $10. For information, call 718-631-6311.

Wednesday, May 21, 10 a.m.-noon: Registration for “The Queens Civics Collaboration of CUNY.” Program offers free English classes to non-native speakers in an open, friendly and supportive environment. Class levels are determined by teachers at registration. Register in person for the Summer Intensive 2003 cycle. Humanities Building, Room H-324. For information call 718-631-6378.

Tuesday, May 27, 7 p.m.: “QCC Honors Convocation.” Medical Arts Building Lobby. For information, call 718-631-6344.

Friday, May 30, 9:30 a.m.: “Queensborough Community College”s 42nd Commencement Ceremony.” Quadrangle on QCC campus. For information, call 718-631-6074.

The College is located at 56th Avenue and Springfield Boulevard, Bayside. (Exit No. 29 on the L.I.E.) and is accessible by public transportation: take the No. 7 train to Main Street, Flushing, followed by the Q27 bus to Springfield Boulevard.

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