5th Annual Queens Writes Weekend
Friday,May 19,2017 to Sunday,May 21,2017
Astoria Book Shop, 31-29 31st St, Astoria, NY 11106
A weekend-long event held at various locations around the borough where participants are inspired to come write for a few hours in local coffee houses, parks, restaurants, homes, art galleries, museums, and other community settings. There are prompts and themes to inspire your writing and every Queens Writes Weekend site is different. Whether you’re a first-time writer or have been writing for years, this event is for you.
Sites include: Astoria Bookshop, Flushing Meadows Corona Park, QED Astoria, Queens Museum, Lewis H. Latimer House and Museum, Doughboy Plaza, Panera Bread Bayside, Queens International Night Market, Wallenberg Square, Diversity Plaza/K2 Delights Cafe, Astoria Park, Queens Center Mall, and Terraza 7. See list with details.
When: Friday, May 19-Saturday, May 21. Times vary by location.
Where in Queens: Across Queens, NY
Admission: $5 suggested donation to go towards Newtown Literary Alliance, the non-profit supporting writers and writing in Queens. Select events will also have journals for sale.