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This week: Free Dental Day for families in Astoria

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This week there's alot going on for families to participate in within Western Queens, including a day dedicated towards free dental care, an anti-bullying workshop, another origami class, a showing of a new children's musical called "Pedro Pan", and much more!

Pedro Pan at the Chain Theater: Feb. 3-9 at 11 a.m.

Description: This is the world premiere of a new children's musical called "Pedro Pan". It's about a young boy from Cuba, who is sent to live in the U.S. by his parents, due to uprisings in Havana in 1962. Based on a true story, "Pedro Pan" is a bilingual performance.

Age: Kids aged 4-7

Price: Tickets start at $12

Location: The Chain Theater- 21-28 45th Rd Long Island City, NY 11101

Telephone: 800-838-3006

Website: THE TRUF

Exploring Nature with Your Child: Feb. 3 at 11 a.m.

Description: Toddlers and their caregivers can discover the natural world through stories and nature-themed art projects.

Age: Kids aged 4 and below

Price: Free

Location: Long Island City library- 37-44 21 St. Long Island City, NY 11101

Telephone: 718-752-3700

Stop the bullying! Let's be kind to each other: Feb. 3 at 5 p.m.

Description: This workshop, headed by Delicia Davis, is dedicated towards helping adults learn how to stop bullying between kids at school and on the playground; registration not required.

Age: Adult

Price: Free

Location: Corona library- 38-23 104 Street Corona, NY 11368

Telephone: (718) 426-2844

Drawing Club: Feb. 5 at 4 p.m.

Description: Beginning this Wednesday, teens can learn about new drawing techniques in this weekly class, as well as polish up on any old ones; no registration required.

Age: Teen

Price: Free

Location: Long Island City library- 37-44 21 Street Long Island City, NY 11101

Telephone: (718) 752-3700

Origami Workshop: Feb. 6 at 2 p.m.

Description: Learn origami in three classes; conducted by Zifan Liang

Age: All ages

Price: Free

Location: Woodside library- 54-22 Skillman Avenue Woodside, NY 11377

Telephone: (718) 429-4700

Free Dental Day at Steinway Family Dental Center: Feb. 7 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Description: Free cleanings, exams, and x-rays will be done by appointment only.

Age: All ages

Price: Free

Location: Steinway Family Dental Center- 32-50 Steinway Street Astoria, NY 11103

Telephone: 718-728-3314

Website: Steinway Family Dental Center



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