Jan
9
Wed
Monthly Jazz Jam: Celebrating the Legacy of Louis Armstrong @ Flushing Town Hall
Jan 9 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Monthly Jazz Jam: Celebrating the Legacy of Louis Armstrong @ Flushing Town Hall | New York | United States

Open to Jazz students, musicians, and music educators, Monthly Jazz Jams are a fun way to hone your skills and jam with your peers. The house band led by saxophonist Carol Sudhalter opens each jam with the work of Louis Armstrong. All are welcome, regardless of instrument (vocalists, too!). Don’t play? Come listen!

Jan
12
Sat
Four Seasons @ Flushing Town Hall
Jan 12 all-day
Four Seasons @ Flushing Town Hall | New York | United States

“Four Seasons” is a fusion of classical and traditional Chinese aesthetic genres (poetry, music, dance, opera and puppetry) with contemporary shadow theater technique. Conceived and created by the award-winning ensemble, Chinese Theatre Works, it is a vivid, living animation that transcends language and cultural barriers and celebrates the universal cycles of seasons and life passages.

Kids Silent Disco and Parents Bottomless Brunch Party! @ Katch Astoria
Jan 12 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Kids Silent Disco and Parents Bottomless Brunch Party! @ Katch Astoria | New York | United States

Let our Quiet Events DJs’ watch your kids while you enjoy a Saturday afternoon brunch with friends. Katch Astoria is Queens’ Premiere Gastropub offering a huge dance floor for your kids to party & a wide range of drinks and tasty meals for everyone. Just take a look at their Brunch Menu.

Make this your kid’s birthday party or just a fun afternoon with your friends while your kids are entertained by our interactive DJs getting them to sing, dance, and have a great time. We also will have a small arts & crafts table with coloring books, markers, crayons, and other fun activities for the kids to do if they don’t want to join the headphone party.

Don’t worry mom & dad, we also have a music channel for you to dance to too! Our Red throwback channel will be playing your favorite classic sing along songs that will bring you back!

Your 3 Live DJs are spinning kid friendly hits all afternoon:
DJ 1 (Green): Top 40 Dance Hits
DJ 2 (Red): 80’s, 90’s & 2K Throwbacks
DJ 3 (Blue): Hip Hop/R&B

Your Experience Includes:
• A pair of Quiet Events headphones
• Glow in the Dark gear
• 3 live DJ’s battling for your attention

Special notes:
• All ages welcome
• Rain or shine
• Food and drink sold separately
• VIP Birthday Packages available, please contact info@katchastoria.com

Common Questions:
• Do I need headphones? Anyone is allowed into Katch to eat/drink but you need headphones to hear the music & participate in the activities.

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. Jump into a booth or high top and order brunch for you and your family. Upgrade your order with 90 minutes of bottomless drinks!

Jan
13
Sun
Red Envelope Show Drop-in Workshop @ Flushing Town Hall
Jan 13 @ 1:00 pm
Red Envelope Show Drop-in Workshop @ Flushing Town Hall | New York | United States

FTH Teaching/Visual Artist Tina Seligman will lead a drop-in Red Envelope Show workshop. Create your original artwork on a red envelope and hang it on our celebration clotheslines. Materials and red envelopes provided. Maximum 2 per participant.

BHS 18th Annual Winter Art Show @ Bayside Historical Society
Jan 13 @ 2:00 pm
BHS 18th Annual Winter Art Show @ Bayside Historical Society | New York | United States

Bayside Historical Society will hold its 18th Annual Winter Art Show at its home in the Castle in Fort Totten Park, January 13-27, 2019. The show will feature work produced by Queens-based artists, primarily from northeast Queens. Attendees can expect to find a variety of artistic styles and mediums, including representational painting, abstract painting, drawing, mixed media and photography.

The Opening Reception on Sunday, January 13, 2019 at 2:00pm, will include the awards ceremony, gallery talk, and refreshments. The exhibit and reception are open to the public. Viewing hours for the duration of the exhibit will be Thursday & Friday, 10:00 am to 4:00 pm, and Saturday & Sunday, noon until 4:00 pm. Admission is $5.00 per person, or free for BHS members.

OPEN CALL TO ARTISTS:
If you would like to exhibit your work in our show, please visit our site to download the registration form: https://www.baysidehistorical.org/bhs-winter-art-show. The registration deadline is Saturday, December 29, 2018.

Jan
14
Mon
Live Drawing with Models @ Flushing Town Hall
Jan 14 @ 6:00 pm
Live Drawing with Models @ Flushing Town Hall | New York | United States

Draw from a live nude model. Bring your sketch pad with your favorite drawing medium. Each artist will have the opportunity to hone their skills with a series of quick and long poses while listening to music in a relaxing non-judgmental environment. Refreshments and snacks are available to get your creative juices flowing.

Jan
17
Thu
Thursty: An LGBT Silent Disco @ Icon Bar
Jan 17 @ 9:00 pm – Jan 18 @ 1:00 am
Thursty: An LGBT Silent Disco @ Icon Bar | New York | United States

It’s Thirsty Thursday ya’ll! Come celebrate at our brand new party at Icon Bar in Astoria. We’ll be spinning three channels of your favorite hits, from Whitney to Britney! So grab your friends and get ready for a night you won’t remember.

Your 3 Live DJs are spinning all night:
DJ 1 (Green): Top 40/Hip Hop
DJ 2 (Red): 90’s & 2K Throwbacks
DJ 3 (Blue): 70’s & 80’s Hits

Your Experience Includes:
• A pair of Quiet Events headphones
• Glow in the Dark gear
• 3 live DJ’s battling for your attention

Special notes:
• 21+
• Rain or shine
• 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, so you can dance along with those listening to the same DJ as you. It’s super social; just lower the volume or take the headphones off to talk to that girl or guy. There’s no loud music that you have to talk over. Plus, there’s no ringing in your ears when you leave!

Jan
18
Fri
$5 Silent Disco Beer Garden Dance Party @ Katch Astoria
Jan 18 @ 10:00 pm – Jan 19 @ 3:00 am
$5 Silent Disco Beer Garden Dance Party @ Katch Astoria | New York | United States

On January 18th this party train pulls into Katch Astoria. Katch has everything you need for a funtastic Friday night: food, drinks, and lots of room to dance. Grab a bit and shake a leg or just shake both legs; the choice is yours. Katch also has a plethora of tap options and a host of HDTVs to keep you in the game.

This party brings together hundreds of people singing and dancing while 3 live DJs battle for their attention on the main stage. Sounds like an amazing time, right? Make sure you come out and catch a glimpse (pun intended) of the high jinks!

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/R&B

Your Experience Includes:
• A pair of Quiet Events headphones
• Glow in the Dark gear
• 3 live DJ’s battling for your attention
• Jello Shot Specials

Special notes:
• 21+
• Rain or shine
• 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!