Coney Island this week: Winter Wonderland Laser Show, community board meeting, and more

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Here’s a complete rundown of what’s happening in Coney Island this week:

License Committee Meeting

When: Monday at 6:30 p.m. (Call CB13 office at 718-266-3002 to see if the meeting is still going on)

Where: 1201 Surf Avenue, 3rd Fl.

60th Precinct Community Council Monthly Meeting

When: Monday at 7:30 p..m.

Where: Community Board Office at 1201 Surf Ave., 3rd Fl.

Community Board #13 General Board Meeting

When: Wednesday at 7 p.m.

Where: NY Aquarium Educational Hall at 602 Surf Avenue

Community Education Council 21 Monthly Meeting

When: Wednesday at 7 p.m.

Where: Call 718-232-2161 to find out the location.

Coney Island Museum

When: Saturdays 12 p.m. – 6 p.m. and Sundays 2 p.m. – 6 p.m.

Where: 1208 Surf Ave.

The museum’s post-Labor Day schedule is in effect. Head to the Coney Island Museum to check out “Five Cents to Dreamland: A Trip to Coney Island,” an exhibit presented in conjunction with the New York Transit Museum to showcase historical collections. Plus, the museum is highlighting parts of its Permanent Collection.

Coney Island Winter Wonderland

When: Saturday and Sunday at 2 p.m. and 4 p.m.

Where: Coney Island USA

Coney Island USA will host a family-friendly Winter Wonderland 3D Laser Light and Video Show the 16th and 17th. Tickets for the laser show costs $12 per person per show. Santa Land and the Holiday Market are free. The laser shows include 3D glasses, tickets to take a selfie with Santa, a pre-show performance by Serpentina, and a virtual thrill ride.

Coney Island History Project

Where: 3059 West 12th St., at the entrance to Deno’s Wonder Wheel Park

The Coney Island History Project is open throughout the year for oral history interviews by appt. and on weekends for walking tours. The walking tours are $20 and reservations are required. Check out their eventbrite page for tickets.

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