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Greater City usually meets at the Queens Botanical Garden (except for our annual hoilday party).

Time: 7:30pm first Wednesday of the month (except Jan. & Feb.)
Free admission, free refreshments, free on-street parking (after 7pm)
Bowl Show (limit 2 entries per member); door prize (members only)
Fish, aquatic plants, and aquarium items auction (open to all)

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Directions

Queens Botanical Garden
134-20 Dahlia Ave 
(the 43-50 Main St entrance will not be available) 
Flushing, NY 11355

By Bus
From the Bronx, Jamaica, or Flushing: take the Q44 or Q20

By Train
No. 7 subway or Long Island Rail Road (Port Washington line) to Main Street/Flushing, then take the Q44 or Q20 bus, or walk 8 blocks south to the Queens Botanical Garden.

By Car
Via Midtown Tunnel:
Tunnel to Long Island Expressway (East) to Exit 23 Main Street. Turn left onto Main Street. Follow to Dahlia Avenue and turn left. Dahlia Avenue becomes Crommelin Street. On street parking is free after 7pm.

Via Triborough Bridge:
Bridge to Grand Central Parkway to Long Island Expressway (East). Follow directions from Midtown Tunnel.

From Queens, Brooklyn, and Staten Island:
Belt Parkway or Jackie Robinson Parkway to Van Wyck Expressway to Exit 12A (College Point Boulevard). Follow College Point Boulevard to Blossom Avenue. Make right. Blossom Avenue becomes Crommelin Avenue.

From Long Island:
Long Island Expressway (West) to Exit 23 Main Street. Make right turn on Main Street. Follow to Dahlia Avenue and turn left on Dahlia Avenue. Dahlia Avenue becomes Crommelin Street.

From New Jersey:
New Jersey Turnpike to George Washington Bridge I-87 south to Triborough Bridge. Follow directions from Triborough Bridge.

From Upstate and Connecticut:
Throgs Neck Bridge to Clearview Expressway to Long Island Expressway (West). Follow directions from Long Island.

To enter the Queens Botanical Garden for our meeting, use the service entrance at 134-20 Dahlia Avenue. The service entrance is located near the corner of Main Street (the Main Street entrance will be locked and not available for use). The Dahlia Avenue service entrance has a gate which will be closed BUT UNLOCKED. You must RE-CLOSE THE GATE BEHIND YOU.  Turn right and walk to the building. You will see a door on the right side of the building (the side facing Dahlia Avenue). If the door is locked, use the buzzer mounted on the wall to the left of the doorway to summon a security guard who will open the door for you.

No parking is currently available on the grounds of the Queens Botanical Garden at the time of our meetings. On street parking is free after 7pm.