JungOck Chang turned her attention to art when she left teaching in NYC public schools. She cultivated her interest in Minhwa, a style of Korean traditional folk painting and spent the past six years studying and painting. Her images draw on Minhwa’s long pictorial tradition.
This exhibition will be running from September 22 to November 18
Summer is over – no worries “swing into fall fitness” to maintain your perfect beach body. Across the boroughs, City Parks Foundation is kicking off its 2018 Fall Sports Program for seniors this month. This Fall, 500 seniors in 26 neighborhood parks and recreation centers are able to participate in FREE programs in yoga and fitness walking instruction. Registration for all programs are now open online and in-person at each park site.
New 2018 Artist Co-Op exhibition at Jamaica Center for Arts and Learning opens next Thursday. JCAL’s Artist Co-Op is an annual exhibition featuring emerging and mid-career artists from around the borough of Queens and NYC. The goal of the exhibition seeks to reflect the diversity, talent, and quality of work in the Visual Arts of Queens.
The exhibition includes photography, painting, mixed media works and sculpture by 12 emerging and mid-career artists. Open to the public.
Opens October 10, 2018 7 pm and runs through January 10, 2019 at Miller Gallery.
Hours: Mon – Sat 10am – 6pm
Join Inkhay and Río Mira for a mash-up of South American musical traditions. Río Mira’s cultural identity is rooted in the Pacific Coast of Ecuador and Colombia, with the marimba playing a unifying role in the ensemble’s sound. Inkhay celebrates the Indigenous music of Ecuador, Bolivia and Peru, with the woodwind instruments of the Andes Mountains. Come and dance!
FRI | OCT 19 | 7 PM (DANCE LESSON) & 8 PM (CONCERT)
$16/$10 Members & Students/FREE for Teens
From the summer through to autumn our outdoor beer garden party at Bohemian is the best way to spend a Friday night. No matter the time of year, it’s always party season at Bohemian. Enjoy the warm weather in this alfresco space filled with hundreds of partiers dancing to our three live DJs!
Your 3 live DJs are spinning all night:
DJ 1 (Green): Top 40 Dance Hits
DJ 2 (Red): 80’s, 90’s & 2K Throwbacks
DJ 3 (Blue): Hip Hop, Latin
Your experience includes:
• A Pair of Quiet Events Headphones
• Glow in the Dark Gear
• 3 Live DJ’s battling for your attention
• Massive outdoor garden
• Rain or shine. We take the party indoors!
• Dress code: Casual
What to bring:
• Valid ID
• You MUST have a credit or debit card for the check-in process. If the headphones are NOT returned, there will be a $100 charge to your credit or debit card after the event.
• No need to print your ticket, just show the code on your phone or they will have your name at the door.
How it works:
When you arrive you’ll receive a pair of special wireless headphones. You can adjust the volume and choose between up to three DJ’s with a flip of a switch. Each headset has a color LED that shows what channel you are listening to. It’s super social; you’re in control of the music! There’s no loud music that you have to talk over. Plus, there’s no ringing in your ears when you leave!
FAMILY WORKSHOP (AGES 10+)
Join Master Teaching Artist Pepe Santana for a workshop on Andean Culture and instrument-making. Learn the history of Andean Culture, traditions and music, while Pepe instructs you in making a pentatonic panpipe and learning how to play it. Then check out his personal collection of Andean instruments in our gallery.
SAT | OCT 20 | 11:30 AM | FAMILY WORKSHOP (AGES 10+)
$25/$20 Members & Students/FREE for Teens
(all panpipe supplies included; Teens pay supply cost only)
Live music concert featuring performers from the Art Song Preservation Society, Associated Chamber Musicians and Artists, Associated Chamber Music Players, New York Piano Meetup and community musicians.
Free parking on cemetery grounds: enter the gate at 129th St. & Kew Gardens Rd.
Light refreshments and see our World War I Exhibit
RSVP kindly requested to firstname.lastname@example.org or leave a message at 347-878-6614