About Town

Find events, meetings and other goings-on taking place in your community this week.

Welcome to About Town, Douglaston-Little Neck Patch’s 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 hold its next meeting on May 7 at 7:30 p.m. in the auditorium of Bayside’s M.S. 158.

Community District Education Council 26 will meet on May 2 at 7 p.m. at M.S. 74 in Little Neck. Students from local schools will put on a ballroom dance performance during the meeting.

Check back this coming weekend for previews of both meetings.


On Monday, there will be a dinner sponsored by the at Bayside’s Bourbon Street to .

The Douglaston Little Neck Library will offer its weekly that day as well.

The Samuel Field Y will host a workshop titled “” on Wednesday.

City Councilman Mark Weprin, D-Oakland Gardens, will host a Wednesday evening that will include discussion on property taxes and foreclosure.

On Thursday, comedian will perform at Douglaston’s .

The Udalls Cove Preservation Committee will host its on Saturday. The event will also include the debut of , a site in Udalls Cove where local residents can watch birds and fish.

The Bayside-Whitestone Lions Club will on Francis Lewis Boulevard on Saturday.

The Deepdale Pool will host open houses on Saturday and Sunday. Regular pool season begins after Memorial Day.

We’d love to hear from you. If you have any news tips for Douglaston or Little Neck, please email them to the editor at nathan.duke@patch.com.


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