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Queens Weekend Calendar: April 29-30

The Soap Box Derby returns to East Elmhurst on Saturday.
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Your weekend calendar: April 29-30

Climate Change Information Workshop — This public workshop on climate change will be led by APEC board member Bill Nieter. Adults and teens are welcome.

When: Saturday, April 29 at 9:30 a.m.

Where: Alley Pond Environmental Center, 228-06 Northern Blvd., Douglaston

Cost: Free

Contact: (718) 229-4000

Website: www.alleypond.com

Soap Box Derby — Stop by and check out the race in East Elmhurst on Saturday.

When: Saturday, April 29, at 9 a.m.

Where: 94th Street and 23rd Avenue, East Elmhurst

Cost: Free

Contact: (718) 468-5144

Website: www.soapboxderby.org/flushing-meadows-nyc

10K Half-court Shootout — You can earn the chance to sink a half-court shot and win $10,000, all while helping Play4Autisim, a local autism awareness group.

When: Saturday, April 29, at 4 p.m.

Where: Middle Village Playground, 79th Street between 69th Avenue and 68th Road

Cost: $20 per ticket or three for $50

Contact: (718) 440-9863

Website: www.play4autism.org

Trinkets-To-Treasures Flea Market — Find one-of-a-kind, retro and vintage items, collectibles, and crafts — all at great prices and super deals!

When: Sunday, April 30 from 10:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Where: Astoria Center of Israel, 27-35 Crescent St., Astoria

Cost: Free to attend

QJOG 2017 Spring Jazz Fest The Queens Jazz OverGround, a collective that promotes jazz performance and education, presents its annual Jazz Fest, a free, daylong series of jazz workshops and performances.

When: Sunday, April 30, from 12 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Where: Flushing Town Hall

Cost: Free

Contact: (718) 463-7700 x222

Website: www.flushingtownhall.org

Community Resource Fair for Senior and Persons with Disabilities — Stop by the St. Kevin Community Center and chat with representatives from approximately 30 different organizations that serve seniors and people of all ages with disabilities. Health information and routine screenings will be available, Interpreters for the deaf will be on hand.

When: Sunday, April 30, at 1 p.m,

Where: St. Kevin Community Center, 45-21 194th St., Flushing

Cost: Free

Contact: Contact Tony LaGattuta at alagattuta@aol.com

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