About Town

Check out Patch's new feature that will give you the scoop on all events, meetings and goings-on in the community during the upcoming week.

Welcome to About Town, Douglaston Patch’s new one-stop post for all of the events, meetings, top stories and other important information you need to know about for the upcoming week.

The feature will run every Monday at 6 a.m. If there are any goings-on that we missed, please email the editor at nathan.duke@patch.com or post information in the comment section below and we’ll add the event into our roundup.


Community Board 11 will host its monthly meeting on March 5 at 7:30 p.m. in the auditorium of M.S. 158, located at 46-35 Oceania St. in Bayside.

Agenda items will include a discussion on Michael Bloomberg’s Fiscal Year 2013 budget and CB 11’s annual election of its officers.

Announcements and Stories

This week’s stories will include a wrap-up of the 111th Precinct’s crime statistics for February, a profile of a local cannoli king and a piece on the ’s upcoming show.


Today, will hold its Wee Sprouts and Toddler Time program, while the Douglaston Little Neck Library will have knitting and crocheting.

On Wednesday, the Bell Boulevard branch of the Queens Public Library is offering a class, while the National Art League is holding its weekly .

The is holding its program in the morning.

This Friday, Our Lady of the Blessed Sacrament is hosting night and, on Saturday, the house of worship is holding a .

Linda Mule February 27, 2012 at 01:05 PM
New event - Douglaston Concerts First Sunday Series presents award winning pianist Benjamin Hochman in recital THIS SUNDAY , Sunday, March 4, 2012 at 4 pm. For more information, call (718) 229-2169 or go to douglastonconcerts.org.
Virginia Arnold, LMT February 27, 2012 at 05:32 PM
thank you for posting this, Linda.. I just found this 'Douglaston Patch' site and was wondering if it was actively used in Douglaston.. So good to see this..I will help spread the word.. I always loved the parlor recitals.. now that I am back in the city I look forward to enjoying this once again.. Ginger Arnold


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