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Queens Spring Fair @ New York Hall of Science (NYSCI)
Queens Spring Fair @ New York Hall of Science (NYSCI)
May 12 all-day
Queens Spring Fair @ New York Hall of Science (NYSCI) | New York | United States
This family-fun event features midway games and rides for all ages, favorite fair food and World of Wonders old-time sideshow acts under the big top, from sword swallowers and fire eaters to escape artists and other exciting acts. There is no charge for fair admission and the World of Wonders Amazement Show. Ride tickets onsite are
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12:00 am The Sport of Kings in Queens @ Flushing
The Sport of Kings in Queens @ Flushing
May 12 @ 12:00 am – May 13 @ 12:00 am
The Sport of Kings in Queens @ Flushing | New York | United States
Queens has been a major center of thoroughbred horse racing since 1667 when King Charles II of England established here the first race course in his North American Possessions. This exhibition details the history of this amazing sport in Queens from those early days 350 years ago to the present and its concomitant cultural, social and
9:00 am Individual Medley Bootcamp with Olympians @ Flushing Meadow Aquatic Center
Individual Medley Bootcamp with Olympians @ Flushing Meadow Aquatic Center
May 12 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Individual Medley Bootcamp with Olympians @ Flushing Meadow Aquatic Center | New York | United States
The guest coach is Marko Blazevski, who has represented Macedonia at both the 2012 Summer Olympic Games in London and in the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio. In 2012 London Summer Olympics, he presented with the honor of being Macedonia flag bearer during the Opening Ceremony. He has participated in 6 consecutive World Aquatics Championships
11:00 am Community Swim Lessons and Water Safety Training @ Far Rockaway
Community Swim Lessons and Water Safety Training @ Far Rockaway
May 12 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Community Swim Lessons and Water Safety Training @ Far Rockaway | New York | United States
Swim Strong Foundation presents 6th Annual Water Safety Awareness Week Celebration. Families will get a jump on summer with a FREE week of safety and fun and a swim class. There will be CPR training, water safety workshops, and an opportunity to meet 2X Olympian Marko Blazevski and Patterson College Swim Coach Vera Blazevska. Note: Participants must be
12:00 pm Conversation on Immigration at Maple Grove @ Victorian Admin Building at Maple Grove Cemetery
Conversation on Immigration at Maple Grove @ Victorian Admin Building at Maple Grove Cemetery
May 12 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Conversation on Immigration at Maple Grove @ Victorian Admin Building at Maple Grove Cemetery | New York | United States
Join the Friends of Maple Grove Cemetery for a free reading of “The New Colossus” by Emma Lazarus (1883) – on display at the Statue of Liberty and an Anonymous Poem on immigration, followed by a discussion about the readings. This is a community conversation sponsored by Humanities NY and moderated by Jo-Anne Raskin, lecturer,
2:00 pm Second Saturday Walking Tour of Maple Grove Cemetery @ Maple Grove Cemetery
Second Saturday Walking Tour of Maple Grove Cemetery @ Maple Grove Cemetery
May 12 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Second Saturday Walking Tour of Maple Grove Cemetery @ Maple Grove Cemetery | New York | United States
Join the Friends of Maple Grove for the second in a series of monthly walking tours in the historic Victorian sections of Maple Grove. Jo-Anne Raskin, Friends of Maple Grove Board Member, Lecturer and Tour Guide will take you back in time to visit the gravesites of many historic, notable and interesting residents and tell their stories.
2:00 pm Taste of Cement (film) @ Museum of the Moving Image
Taste of Cement (film) @ Museum of the Moving Image
May 12 @ 2:00 pm
Taste of Cement (film) @ Museum of the Moving Image | New York | United States
Germany/Syria/Lebanon//United Arab Emirates/Qatar. Dir. Ziad Kalthoum. 2017, 85 mins. Digital projection. In Arabic with English subtitles. Berlin-based Syrian filmmaker Ziad Kalthoum’s award-winning, cinematically audacious documentary explores the days and nights of Syrian refugees employed as construction workers in post–Civil War Beirut. Laboring to erect a towering skyscraper by day, they spend their nights in curfew,
4:00 pm Jewish Music Through the Ages Concert in Kew Gardens @ The Center at Maple Grove Cemetery
Jewish Music Through the Ages Concert in Kew Gardens @ The Center at Maple Grove Cemetery
May 12 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Jewish Music Through the Ages Concert in Kew Gardens @ The Center at Maple Grove Cemetery | New York | United States
Come join the Friends of Maple Grove for an afternoon of Jewish music through the ages, from Sephardic, Klezmer, Broadway, the movies and more. In celebration of the 70th Anniversary of the founding of Israel. Concert will be followed by a wine & cheese reception in lower lobby that will coincide with the art exhibition
4:00 pm Silent Night (film) @ Museum of the Moving Image
Silent Night (film) @ Museum of the Moving Image
May 12 @ 4:00 pm
Silent Night (film) @ Museum of the Moving Image | New York | United States
Poland. Dir. Piotr Domalewski. 2017, 100 mins. Digital projection. With Dawid Ogrodnik, Tomasz Zietek, Arkadiusz Jakubik. In Polish with English subtitles. Winner of Best Film, Director, Script, and Actor at this year’s Polish Film Awards, the potent feature debut from Piotr Domalewski heralds the arrival of one of the country’s most accomplished rising stars. On
6:00 pm Opening Reception for Art Exhibit in Kew Gardens @ The Center at Maple Grove Cemetery
Opening Reception for Art Exhibit in Kew Gardens @ The Center at Maple Grove Cemetery
May 12 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Opening Reception for Art Exhibit in Kew Gardens @ The Center at Maple Grove Cemetery | New York | United States
Join the Friends of Maple Grove Cemetery for an opening reception for an art exhibit by local resident Bob Murphy: Photography, watercolor, oil and mixed media paintings. Free parking on cemetery grounds – enter the gate at Kew Gardens Rd. & 129th St.
8:00 pm Que Tan Lejos: Película · Movie Screening @ Ecuadorian-American Cultural Center
Que Tan Lejos: Película · Movie Screening @ Ecuadorian-American Cultural Center
May 12 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Que Tan Lejos: Película · Movie Screening @ Ecuadorian-American Cultural Center | New York | United States
Movie Night: How Much Further, directed by Tania Hermida. For a mother, there is nothing better than enjoying time with family. EACC invites you and your family to take a trip to Ecuador through the screen and enjoy this captivating and humorous film. · Free and open to the public· The movie is in Spanish