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END Trip

The Office of Student Leadership and Activities hosts Explore Next Door (END), a series of events that take place in the fall and spring semester open to undergraduate students. These trips seek to introduce students to the cultural wealth of New York City, and provide them with an opportunity to connect with their fellow students, faculty and administrators outside of the classroom. The Museum of Modern Art is a place that fuels creativity, ignites minds, and provides inspiration. With extraordinary exhibitions and the world's finest collection of modern and contemporary art, MoMA is dedicated to the conversation between the past and the present, the established and the experimental. Sign-Up NOW for a FREE Trip to MOMA!

The fall END trips are open only to new registered first-year and new transfer undergraduate students. If you attended an END trip during Welcome Week you are not eligible to attend a trip during the fall semester. Students are required to pay a $10 deposit to hold their spot. Your deposit is refunded when you attend the event. Students must cancel by 9 am three business days before their scheduled event by contacting the Student Leadership Office in 260 Student Center at 516-463-6914.





Event Friday, October 1st, 2010

Interview to Impress-Level 1 12:00 - 1:00p.m. The Career Center Learn the secrets of successful interviews! This workshop highlights the formats and stages of the interview process. A professional career counselor covers specific strategies for effective interviewing in many situations, including on-campus interviews. This workshop is mandatory for all PrideRecruiting participants. Hofstra students and alumni only. To RSVP log on to the Pride Career Management System, under the MyApps Tab of the Portal (myhofstra).

Hispanic Heritage Month: Service Learning Project 3:05 -4:15p.m. October 1-30. Walnut Street Elementary School bilingual After School Tutoring Program, Uniondale. N.Y. Twice a week, Hofstra students can help elementary school students develop self-confidence and assist with homework at Walnut Street Elementary School. For more information contact: Kimberly Rhyan at (516)463-6914.

Fall Fitness Activities: TURBO KICK with Gina 4:00-5:00 p.m. Fitness Center. For more information please and updates view www.hofstra.edu/Recreation or call (516)463-6958

Hofstra Volleyball vs. James Madison University 7:00p.m. Physical Education Building For ticket information, contact the Hofstra box office at 516-HOF-TIXX (463-8499) or log on to GoHofstra.com.

Theater: Intimations for Saxophone 8:00 - 10:00p.m. Black Box Theater, New Academic Building. The Department of Drama presents, Intimations for Saxophone, by Sophie Treadwell, directed by Peter Sander. Portrays a young woman's dreamlike quest for maturity, sexual fulfillment and self-realization in a clueless, alienated and ingrown world. Tickets: $10, $8 senior citizen (over 65) or matriculated non-Hofstra student with ID. One free ticket with current faculty/staff/student HofstraCard. For tickets and more information please contact the John Cranford Adams Playhouse Box Office at (516) 463-6644, Monday-Friday, 11 a.m. - 3:45 p.m.

Karaoke Fridays: Michael Jackson Night. 8:00 p.m.-12:00 p.m. Netherlands North Cafe. Come enjoy free food, free fun, and giveaways! If you have any questions, please contact OSLA at (516) 463-6914.




Friday Saturday, October 2nd, 2010

Fall Fitness Activities: TURBO KICK with Gina 12:00-1:00 p.m. Fitness Center All activities will be held in the Fitness Center. For more information please and updates view www.hofstra.edu/Recreation or call (516)463-6958

VOICE: Vision of Integration, Choice, and Equality 12:00 - 5:00p.m. Multipurpose Room VOICE Day 2010 is an opportunity for students and individuals with disabilities, parents, professionals, employers, and the local community to connect and celebrate diversity. The exposition will include a community fair of agencies and organizations, a film festival, workshops, disability history exhibits, special programming related to transition issues and advocacy, and creative arts performances. Admission to the event is free. For more information, visit hofstra.edu/voice, e-mail voice@hofstra.edu, or call (516) 463-5752.

TENNIS TOURNAMENT 2:00 - 4:00p.m. The Tennis Courts behind the Arena. Come show us what you got! Call 463-6958 or visit us at www.hofstra.edu/recreation for more info!

Hofstra Men's Soccer vs. Georgia State University 7:00p.m. Hofstra Soccer Stadium For ticket information, contact the Hofstra box office at 516-HOF-TIXX (463-8499) or log on to GoHofstra.com.

Free Movie Series: The Twilight Saga - ECLIPSE 7:00 and 9:30 p.m. Student Center Theatre Come see the first free movie of the semester! Win free giveaways and hide your identity like Iron Man by making your very own super hero mask! Enter to win free concessions for the year!

Dept of Drama and Dance Presents "Intimations for Saxophone" 8:00 - 10:00p.m. Black Box Theatre, New Academic Building Presented by Hofstra's Department of Drama and Dance, this play portrays a young woman's dreamlike quest for maturity, sexual fulfillment and self-realization in a clueless, alienated and ingrown world. SHOWTIMES ARE 8 P.M. ON FRIDAY AND SATURDAY; 2 P.M. ON SUNDAY . Tickets: $10; $8 senior citizen (over 65) or matriculated non-Hofstra student with ID. Tickets on sale beginning September 14.

Midnight Movie Series: Twilight 11:59p.m. Student Center Theatre Come experience the magic of the movies with Entertainment Unlimited, The Division of Student Affairs and RSA. Cntact hofstraentertainment@gmail.com.




Saturday Sunday, October 3rd, 2010

Hofstra Volleyball vs. George Mason University 1:00p.m. Physical Education Building For ticket information, contact the Hofstra box office at 516-HOF-TIXX (463-8499) or log on to GoHofstra.com.

Hofstra Women's Soccer vs. University of Delaware 1:00p.m. Hofstra Soccer Stadium For ticket information, contact the Hofstra box office at 516-HOF-TIXX (463-8499) or log on to GoHofstra.com.

Fall Fitness Activities: ZUMBA with Leah 6:00-7:00 p.m. Fitness Center For more information please and updates view www.hofstra.edu/Recreation or call (516)463-6958

Catholic Mass 6:00p.m. Greenhouse (lower level of Mack Student Center). Bring your whole family and your friends, and join the Hofstra Catholic community for Sunday Mass. All are welcome. Refreshments will be served after Mass. Confessions are available before and after Mass. For more information, contact Rosie Scavuzzo, Catholic Campus Minister, at catholic@hofstra.edu or (516) 463-7210.

Free Movie Series: The Twilight Saga - ECLIPSE 7:00 and 9:30 p.m. Student Center Theatre Come see the first free movie of the semester! Win free giveaways and hide your identity like Iron Man by making your very own super hero mask! Enter to win free concessions for the year!




Sunday Monday, October 4th, 2010

Hofstra Celebrates the Holidays: OUTREACH PROJECT Application Deadline! Volunteer Coordinators: Publications, Technology and Business Coordinator, Programming Coordinator (Celebrations), and Community Service Coordinator. Application Deadline: Monday, October 4th. For more information contact Kimberly Rhyan (516)463-6914.

Voices of the Rainbow 10:00a.m.-3:00p.m. (Monday-Friday, October 4-8) Main Dining Room, Mack Student Center Visit the Main Dining Room and add your words or drawings of support for the LGBTQ community. The pieces of the flag will be assembled and hung in the Main Dining Room for the remainder of the month. Contact: Call (516) 463-6914 or e-mail OSLA . Sponsored by the Office of Student Leadership and Activities.

Fall Fitness Activities: TURBO KICK with Gina 5:30-6:30 p.m. Fitness Center All activities will be held in the Fitness Center. For more information please and updates view www.hofstra.edu/Recreation or call (516)463-6958

Blessing of the Animals: 5:00 p.m. Student Center Outdoor Plaza (by the clock at the main entrance). All students, faculty and staff are invited to bring their pets (all are welcome!) for a prayer service and blessing for the pets we love on the feast of St. Francis of Assisi. Presider will be Fr. Joe Fitzgerald, Catholic Chaplain. For more information, contact Rosie Scavuzzo, Catholic Campus Minister, at catholic@hofstra.edu or (516) 463-7210.

Fall Fitness Activities: PILATES with Christine 6:30-7:30 p.m. Fitness Center For more information please and updates view www.hofstra.edu/Recreation or call (516)463-6958

Fall Fitness Activities: BODY SCULPT with Jean 8:30-9:30 p.m. Fitness Center For more information please and updates view www.hofstra.edu/Recreation or call (516)463-6958

Fall Fitness Activities: EPCI ABS with Jean 9:30-10:30 p.m. Fitness Center For more information please and updates view www.hofstra.edu/Recreation or call (516)463-6958




Tuesday Tuesday, October 5th, 2010

Lecture: Toward a Nuclear Weapons-Free World: Progress and Prospects 7:00 - 8:30p.m. Leo A. Guthart Cultural Center Theater, Joan and Donald E. Axinn Library, First Floor. The Hofstra University Center for Civic Engagement presents "Toward a Nuclear Weapons-Free World: Progress and Prospects." Hofstra commemorates the United Nations International Day of Peach and Gandhi's birthday with an annual lecture on nuclear weapons issues by Judith LeBlanc, Peace Action, New York City. A panel discussion by experts will follow, along with a question and answer period. Admission: FREE! For more information please contact Cynthia Bogard at (516) 463-5640.

Fall Fitness Activities: ZUMBA with Leah 7;00-8:00 p.m. Fitness Center For more information please and updates view www.hofstra.edu/Recreation or call (516)463-6958

Fall Fitness Activities: AIKIDO with Jay 9:00-10:00 p.m. Fitness Center For more information please and updates view www.hofstra.edu/Recreation or call (516)463-6958




Wednesday Wednesday, October 6th, 2010

Hofstra Distinguished Faculty Lecture Series: Representations of Teen Sexual Decision-Making in American Popular Culture, 1980-Present. 11:15a.m. - 12:45p.m. (Common Hour) Leo a. Guthart Cultural Center Theatre. Speaker: Lisa Dresner, department of Writing Studies and Composition , Hofstra University. Admission: FREE! For more information contact: The Office of the Provost and Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs at (516)463-5400.

Latino Nation: The Rapid Growth of Our Hispanic American Population 4-5:30 p.m. 143 Sondra and David S. Mack Student Center Join the Office of Multicultural & International Student Programs for desserts and a thought-provoking discussion that will focus on the current population growth in the Latino population in the United States. Sponsored by the Office of Multicultural &International Student Programs and Hofstra Organization of Latin Americans. For more information contact Tineka Brown - Tineka.Brown@hofstra.edu.

Professional Etiquette Dinner 5:30-8:30 p.m. at the Hofstra University Club Join The Career Center for a unique dining event with a three-course dinner and an interactive seminar facilitated by a certified protocol officer and business etiquette expert. Learn how to conduct yourself on interviews and meetings in a dining atmosphere and learn proper networking etiquette. Attendees may be assigned to alumni hosted tables and have the opportunity to network. Open to undergraduate students only. RSVP IS MANDATORY FOR THIS EVENT at The Career Center. Students must drop off a $10 refundable deposit to The Career Center (it will be returned to you the night of the event). Questions? Call The Career Center at 516-463-6060. SEATS ARE LIMITED!

Fall Fitness Activities: TURBO KICK with Gina 5:30-6:30 p.m. Fitness Center For more information please and updates view www.hofstra.edu/Recreation or call (516)463-6958

Faith in God: Why Bother? Every Wednesday at 6:30 p.m. Student Center 213. Every Wednesday we will talk about the hard questions we all struggle with and wonder about, the important consideration of virtue and morality, and why Christian teaching about eternal life is important about how we live today. This Fall we will be joined by Seminarian Dennis Anthony Suglia, veteran of the Marine Corps and Corporate America who will be ordained as a Priest in June. Come to meet new people, have some great discussion and have some free pizza. For more information, contact Rosie Scavuzzo, Catholic Campus Minister, at catholic@hofstra.edu or (516) 463-7210.

Ethics and Human Values Series: Living Responsibly in the Dorms Wednesdays, 7-8:30 p.m. Axinn Library, Lower Level Lounge The Philosophy Department , co-sponsored by Hofstra College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Honors College, Hofstra Task Force on Integrity and responsibility, Center for Civic Engagement. For more information contact: Prof. Kathleen Wallace, the Philosophy Department at (516)463-5612.

Hofstra Men's Soccer vs. Towson University 7:00p.m. Hofstra Soccer Stadium For ticket information, contact the Hofstra box office at 516-HOF-TIXX (463-8499) or log on to GoHofstra.com.

Fall Fitness Activities: PILATES with Christine 6:30-7:30 p.m. Fitness Center For more information please and updates view www.hofstra.edu/Recreation or call (516)463-6958

Fall Fitness Activities: BODY SCULPT with Jean 8:30-9:30 p.m. Fitness Center For more information please and updates view www.hofstra.edu/Recreation or call (516)463-6958

Catholic Mass Every Wednesday at 9:00 p.m. Greenhouse (lower level of Mack Student Center). Take a breather from classes and schoolwork and join the Hofstra Catholic community for mid-week Mass. All are welcome. Confessions are available before and after mass. For more information, contact Rosie Scavuzzo, Catholic Campus Minister, at catholic@hofstra.edu or (516) 463-7210.

Fall Fitness Activities: EPIC ABS with Jean 9:30-10:30 p.m. Fitness Center For more information please and updates view www.hofstra.edu/Recreation or call (516)463-6958




Thursday Thursday, October 7th, 2010

Rosary for Life: Student Center Rosalind Gardens (by the 140 rooms and commuter lounge) at 12:10 p.m. All students, faculty and staff are welcome as the Catholic Life Office kicks off Celebrate Life Month at Hofstra. Join as we pray a rosary said for the intentions of the protection and dignity of all human life. Bring your rosary beads, but we will have extras and prayer guides for you to use if needed. For more information: catholic@hofstra.edu or (516) 463-7210.

Film: Danger: Diabolik - Kapow! Film Festival 8:00- 10:00p.m. Leo A. Guthart Cultural Center Theater, Joan and Donald E. Axinn Library, First Floor. A film screening of "Danger: Diabolik" as part of the Kapow! Film Series, held in conjunction with the Joan and Donald E. Axinn Library symposium Kapow! From Pulp Fiction to Google Books. A discussion will follow. Admission is free. Other films in the series are "The Big Sleep" on September 30 and "Metropolis (2001)" on October 14. For more information, please contact the Axinn Library at (516) 463-5669.

HINT Movie Night: " Mi Familia" 8:00p.m. Location TBA Join HINT (Hofstra International Student Club) for a fantastic night of fun featuring the Hispanic Film "Mi Familia." Enjoy delicious Hispanic food while making new friends. Sponsored by HINT. For More information contact: Omar Jagne - Omar.Jagne@hofstra.edu

Fall Fitness Activities: ZUMBA with Leah 8:00-9:00 p.m. Fitness Center For more information please and updates view www.hofstra.edu/Recreation or call (516)463-6958

Hofstra Concerts: Coffeehouse Performance Series 8:00-11:00p.m. Netherlands Café A series put on by Hofstra Concerts in order to allow students and local musicians to show their talent! Poets, Student Groups, Local bands, Comedy, Dance and so much MORE! Come out to a show, they are FREE! For more information contact: Hofstra Concerts, Room 212, Student Center or call (516)463-6967.

Fall Fitness Activities: AIKIDO with Jay 9:00-10:00 p.m. Fitness Center For more information please and updates view www.hofstra.edu/Recreation or call (516)463-6958




Friday Friday, October 8th, 2010

Transfer Open House 10:00a.m. - 2:00p.m. Student Center Hofstra University cordially invites you to attend our Transfer Open House on Friday, October 8, 2010 Check-in begins at 10 a.m. at the Sondra and David S. Mack Student Center, North Campus. Learn about the spring 2011 application process as well as advisement and financial aid. Please bring transcripts from previously attended institutions for an unofficial credit evaluation and to speak with an advisement dean to determine the applicability of your credits. Admission: FREE! For more information: Call 1-800-HOFSTRA to reserve your place Or emailadmission@hofstra.edu.

Hofstra Field Hockey vs. College of William and Mary 3:00p.m. Hofstra Field Hockey Stadium For ticket information, contact the Hofstra box office at 516-HOF-TIXX (463-8499) or log on to GoHofstra.com.

Fall Fitness Activities: TURBO KICK with Gina 4:00-5:00 p.m. Fitness Center For more information please and updates view www.hofstra.edu/Recreation or call (516)463-6958

Hofstra Women's Soccer vs. Towson University 7:00p.m. Hofstra Soccer Stadium For ticket information, contact the Hofstra box office at 516-HOF-TIXX (463-8499) or log on to GoHofstra.com.

Karaoke Fridays. 8:00 p.m.-12:00 p.m. Netherlands North Cafe. Come enjoy free fun, and giveaways! If you have any questions, please contact OSLA at (516) 463-6914.




Student Picks Coming Soon!

Explore Next Door: Museum of Modern Art. Saturday, October 9, 2010. SIGN UP - Begins, Wednesday, September 29, 2010 at 11:30 a.m. in 260 Student Center. The fall END trips are open only to new registered first-year and new transfer undergraduate students. One trip per student, per semester. If you attended an END trip during Welcome Week you are not eligible to attend a trip during the fall semester. Students are required to pay a $10 deposit to hold their spot. Your deposit is refunded when you attend the event. Students must cancel by 9 am three business days before their scheduled event by contacting the Student Leadership Office in 260 Student Center at 516-463-6914. Any student who fails to cancel within the cancellation period will have to forfeit their deposit.

Donate Blood and Help save 3 Lives! Blood Drive is October 12, 8:30AM-8:30PM in the Plaza Rooms. Every minute of every day, someone needs blood. That blood can only come from a volunteer donor, a person like you who makes the choice to donate. There is no substitute for your donation. When you make a blood donation, you join a very select group. Currently only 3 out of every 100 people in America donate blood. COME OUT AND SHOW YOUR SUPPORT!




Coming Soon Reminders

Be an "A" STUDENT There are many things to think about as you move through your college career. These class programs are designed to help you develop a class identity, realize goals set out at the beginning of your college career and help you stay on track. Be a part of tradition and achieve your objectives!

First Years: ADAPT

  • October 6: 11:30AM-12:30PM Multipurpose Room Major Day

  • October 6: 11:15-12:45PM Career Center Assess Yourself Series: SKILLS
  • October 6: 7:00-8:30PM Lower Level Lounge, Axinn Library Living Responsibly in the Dorms

Sophomores: AIM

  • October 6: 11:30AM-12:30PM Multipurpose Room Major Day
  • October 6: 11:15-12:45PM Career Center Assess Yourself Series: SKILLS

Juniors: ACT

  • October 6: 11:15AM-12:45PM 109 Roosevelt Hall Walt Disney Internship Information Session
  • October 6: 5:30-8:30PM University Club Etiquette Dinner

Seniors: ADVANCE

  • October 6: 9:00AM-4:00PM Career Center Employer Mock Interview Event
  • October 6: 11: 15AM- 12:45PM Career Center Pride Recruiting
  • October 6: 5:30-8:30PM University Club Etiquette Dinner
  • October 8: 9:00AM-4:00PM Career Center Employer Mock Interview Event

* All Career Center events with the exception of fairs, please RSVP on the events feature on PrideCMS, located under MyApps on the Portal.

Blue Leadership Program Over the course of seven weeks, the Blue Leadership Program prepares students to serve in significant campus and community leadership roles, by providing in-depth leadership training. Interactive workshops are presented by Student Affairs administrators and/or guest speakers. Each two-hour workshop equips students with leadership knowledge and tools to succeed as leaders at Hofstra University and beyond. The leadership model for the SERVICE day Series is based on a foundation of theories and processes that cover 12 areas of leadership, including personal development, purpose and vision, collaboration, and service. Participation in the SERVICE day Series (5 hours) is also a requirement. Applications are available in 260 Student Center. If you have questions, please contact the Office of Student Leadership and Activities at (516) 463-6914 or OSLA@hofstra.edu.

All Blue workshops are held on Thursday.

  • September 30, 6-8 p.m.
  • October 7, 6-8 p.m.
  • October 14, 6-8 p.m.
  • October 21, 6-8 p.m.
  • October 28, 6-8 p.m.
  • November 4, 6-8 p.m.
  • Retreat: Saturday, October 9, 9 am-5 p.m


New Groups Available This Fall - The following groups and workshops will be available through the office of Student Counseling for Fall 2010.

Chilling Out: A CBT Approach for Anxiety

This skill-based, psycho-educational group offers a cognitive-behavioral approach for managing anxiety. The focus of the group is primarily on the development of coping strategies to reduce and manage anxiety including panic, worry, or being fearful of social situations. There is encouragement but no pressure for members to talk in group. Students experiencing anxiety that interferes with their daily activities and functioning are a good fit for this group.

This group will meet in the Saltzman Center Thursdays 4:00 to 5:00 pm. Start date: September 30th

Making Peace with Food and Your Body

This group is for students with eating and body image concerns who want to explore, understand and make progress in developing new coping options. The group provides the opportunity for members to give and receive support pertaining to struggles related to food, weight and body image, to identify situations that trigger unhealthy thoughts and behaviors, and to develop healthy and effective coping strategies.

This group will meet in the Saltzman Center Mondays 6:00 to 7:00 pm. Start date: September 27th

Substance Use: Exploring Choices and Change

This group provides an opportunity for students to discuss their relationship to substance use, identify motivations and triggers, and consider making changes in behavior.

This group will meet in the Saltzman Center Wednesdays 3:00 to 4:00 pm. Start date: September 29th

Mindfulness Meditation

Mindfulness Meditation group reminds us to take a moment to pause and appreciate all of the good things in our life both large and small. This is done through a series of educational meetings that center around building the connectiveness of mind, body and feeling.

This group will meet in the Saltzman Center 11:30 am to 1:00 pm. Start date: September 27th

Smoking Cessation

This group which is co-facilitated by the Office of Student Counseling and the Wellness Center offers tobacco cessation support to all students who have the desire to quit smoking. Psychoeducational and cognitive behavior counseling along with information on smoking cessation medications will be provided.

Group meets Wednesdays during common hour in the Student Center Plaza Room 127; Start date: October 13th

Recognizing Your Social Potential

The focus of this workshop is on building skills to initiate and establish new relationships away from home and to improve the quality of existing relationships.

This workshop will meet in the Netherlands Residence Hall, Rm. 107, 6:00 to 7:00 pm. Start date: September 9th

For further information contact Student Counseling Services at (516) 463-6791.




Beyond Hofstra Beyond Hofstra

Friday, October 1st, 2010

"The Marvelous Hairy Girls and the Limits of Femininity" 8:00p.m. Observatory, 543 Union St (between Bond and Nevins Sts.) Gowanus, Brooklyn Tickets: $5.Think shaving is a hassle? Just imagine if you were one of the 50 people diagnosed with a rare genetic abnormality called hypertrichosis universalis, resulting in the body being almost entirely covered in hair. Tonight, Merry Wiesner-Hanks, author of The Marvelous Hairy Girls: The Gonzales Sisters and Their Worlds, discusses the six cases that occurred in the family of Petrus Gonzales during the 16th century. For more information check: http://www.observatoryroom.org.

Central Park Moonlight Ride 10:00p.m. Meet at Columbus Circle, southwest corner of Central Park and 59th St. Subway: A, C, B, D, 1 to 59th St-Columbus Circle. Take in the scenery on this low-impact ride through Central Park, which is suitable for cyclists of all abilities and ages. Afraid of the dark? No worries. Guides at the front and the rear of the group will keep riders safe. FREE!!! For more information: (212)802-8222 or http://www.times-up.org.

Saturday, October 2nd, 2010

The Affordable Art Fair *Starting September 30. Thu-Sat 11:00a.m. - 8:00p.m. Sun 11:00a.m. - 5:00p.m. 7 West New York, 7 W 34th St (between Fifth and Sixth Aves),Midtown East Tickets: $20, seniors and students $15, groups of ten or more $10 each, children 12 and under free. Friday 6-8pm free. Support some starving artists and spruce up your walls without breaking the bank at this art fair, where up-and-coming artists sell works priced between $100 and $10,000. Choose wisely and you might end up buying from the next Rothko. For more information: call (212)777-5218 or check http://www.aafnyc.com.

Amateur Night at the Apollo: Brooklyn Auditions 10:00a.m. - 6:00p.m. Bedford Stuyvesant Restoration Corporation, 1368 Fulton St. Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn Admission: FREE! Brooklyn's homegrown talent-ranging from singers and dancers to comedians, musicians and spoken-word artists-will turn out to compete for $10,000 in cash. Each performer will have 90 seconds to bring down the house. For more information: (718)625-0080 or http://www.brooklynartscouncil.org.

Sunday, October 3rd, 2010

Apple Festival 11:00a.m. - 4:00p.m. Queens County Farm Museum, 73-50 Little Neck Pkwy, Floral Park, Queens. Fall is just around the corner, so celebrate the changing of the seasons by stuffing your face with apples at the Queens County Farm. Watch cider-pressing demonstrations, go on a hay ride and witness the creation of the country's largest apple cobbler. For more information: (718)347-3276 or http://www.queensfarm.org.

Deepavali Festival Noon - 8:00p.m. South Street Seaport, 19 Fulton St (at Front St), Financial District More than 150,000 revelers are expected at the 23rd annual Hindi festival of light organized by the Association of Indians in America, the oldest South-Asian nonprofit in the U.S. Listen to live Bollywood music, and see models cavort in traditional garb during a fashion show. Admission: FREE! For more information: 646-541-5859 or http://www.theaianewyork.org.




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