7:00 pm
Join Briallen Hopper, author of Hard to Love: Essays and Confessions, in conversation with Joanna Scutts, author of The Extra Woman: How Marjorie Hillis Led a Generation of Women to Live Alone and Like It. Hard to Love has been described by Literary Hub as a “compelling, smart collection of essays on relationships of many
The Astoria Bookshop
Mar 25 @ 10:00 pm – 11:30 pm
10:00 pm
Swamp Thing is a free weekly comedy show at The Creek and The Cave in Long Island City. Every week the show brings you the best bang for your buck comedy line-ups in New York City. Featuring: Caitlin Peluffo (Late Show) Herbie Gill (TBS) Quan D Wiggins (SirusXM) Jordan Scott Huggins (SirusXM) Hosted by Gordon
The Creek and The Cave
Mar 26 @ 9:00 pm – 10:30 pm
9:00 pm
TYRANNOSAURUS is a free weekly comedy show hosted by Veronica Rioseco, Jamie Wolf, and Leland Long. Every week we bring you some of the best comics in New York as well as comics from all over the world just passing through. Every week we stylize and diversify the lineup so that every show has a
RaR Bar
7:00 pm
Join us for the launch of Jenn Marie Thorne’s latest young adult novel, Night Music. Ruby has always been Ruby Chertok: future classical pianist and daughter of renowned composer Martin Chertok. But after her horrendous audition for the prestigious music school where her father is on faculty, it’s clear that music has publicly dumped her.
The Astoria Bookshop
Mar 28 @ 10:00 pm – 11:30 pm
10:00 pm
 
The Creek and The Cave
Mar 29 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
8:00 pm
Creek Cave Live (CCL) is the touring arm of The Creek & The Cave, when we are not on the road we bring you an amazing showcase full of Creek favorites, comics just passing through and some of the best stand up comics living in NYC. Because we love comedy and our audiences so much
The Creek and The Cave
11:30 am
Join Alexandra Davis for a rousing discussion of her new children’s book, Lumber Jills, and an engaging, interactive activity. In World War II, Great Britain needed lumber to make planes, ships, and even newspapers—but there weren’t enough men to cut down the trees. Enter the fearless Lumber Jills! These young women may not have had
The Astoria Bookshop
Mar 30 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
1:00 pm
Kimchi is a healthy & delicious traditional Korean staple that can accompany any meal. It is naturally fermented and made using a variety of produce, with the addition of aromatics, salt and seasonings. In this class, we will make two types of kimchi — the traditional spicy and a water kimchi. Participants will take part
Queens County Farm Museum
Mar 30 @ 8:00 pm – 11:30 pm
8:00 pm
Creek Cave Live (CCL) is the touring arm of The Creek & The Cave, when we are not on the road we bring you an amazing showcase full of Creek favorites, comics just passing through and some of the best stand up comics living in NYC. Because we love comedy and our audiences so much
The Creek and The Cave
Apr 1 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
7:00 pm
Monday April 1st through Saturday April 6th, come out to The Creek and The Cave in Long Island City and see comedian Patrick Hastie (SF Sketchfest, Brooklyn Comedy Festival) run his hour for his upcoming album on Jackknife Comedy Records! You’ll get fun folksy farm stories, some good gross teenager stories and a bunch of
The Creek and The Cave
Apr 2 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
7:00 pm
Monday April 1st through Saturday April 6th, come out to The Creek and The Cave in Long Island City and see comedian Patrick Hastie (SF Sketchfest, Brooklyn Comedy Festival) run his hour for his upcoming album on Jackknife Comedy Records! You’ll get fun folksy farm stories, some good gross teenager stories and a bunch of
The Creek and The Cave
Apr 3 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
7:00 pm
Monday April 1st through Saturday April 6th, come out to The Creek and The Cave in Long Island City and see comedian Patrick Hastie (SF Sketchfest, Brooklyn Comedy Festival) run his hour for his upcoming album on Jackknife Comedy Records! You’ll get fun folksy farm stories, some good gross teenager stories and a bunch of
The Creek and The Cave
Apr 4 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
7:00 pm
Monday April 1st through Saturday April 6th, come out to The Creek and The Cave in Long Island City and see comedian Patrick Hastie (SF Sketchfest, Brooklyn Comedy Festival) run his hour for his upcoming album on Jackknife Comedy Records! You’ll get fun folksy farm stories, some good gross teenager stories and a bunch of
The Creek and The Cave
Apr 5 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
7:00 pm
Monday April 1st through Saturday April 6th, come out to The Creek and The Cave in Long Island City and see comedian Patrick Hastie (SF Sketchfest, Brooklyn Comedy Festival) run his hour for his upcoming album on Jackknife Comedy Records! You’ll get fun folksy farm stories, some good gross teenager stories and a bunch of
The Creek and The Cave
2:30 pm
Attention Queens writers—both experienced and new-to-writing: free creative writing classes taught by the best in Queens! Newtown Literary Alliance, a nonprofit organization dedicated to promoting prose and poetry in Queens, in partnership with Queens Library, is offering free creative writing classes. The next class will be led by Nana Ekua Brew-Hammond on Saturday, April 6th
Queens Library at Flushing
Apr 6 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
7:00 pm
Monday April 1st through Saturday April 6th, come out to The Creek and The Cave in Long Island City and see comedian Patrick Hastie (SF Sketchfest, Brooklyn Comedy Festival) run his hour for his upcoming album on Jackknife Comedy Records! You’ll get fun folksy farm stories, some good gross teenager stories and a bunch of
The Creek and The Cave
Apr 6 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
8:00 pm
Jackknife Comedy is a rad monthly stand up show the first Saturday of every month at The Creek and The Cave in Queens, hosted by two dummies from Iowa named Gideon Hambright and Patrick Hastie! Each show they pick a bunch of their favorite comedians to come do sets, be cool and have a blast!
The Creek and The Cave
Apr 7 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
11:00 am
Ever wondered what makes all the lights in your house turn on? Here at the Queens Historical Society we are looking for bright minds to join us in an exciting family workshop to help us illuminate the past and shine bright into the future. Electricity is all around us and powers almost everything we use
Queens Historical Society
5:00 pm
Speakers/Performers: Muriel Miguel and Gloria Miguel, Founders of Spiderwoman Theatre Founded in 1976 in New York City, Spiderwoman Theatre is the oldest indigenous people’s theatre company in the United States. Muriel Miguel and Gloria Miguel as well as their sister Lisa Mayo, are from the Kuna and Rappahannock nations and have formed the core of
Kupferberg Holocaust Center @ Queensborough Community College
May 11 all-day
12:00 am
On Saturday, May 11th, LIC Partnership hosts its 6th Annual LIC Springs! community block festival on Vernon Boulevard between 50th and 46th Ave. Celebrate Long Island City and enjoy live music, dance and theater performances plus interactive lessons, art & sculpture-making, fitness classes, outdoor dining, pop-up activities, sports games and more. Free and open to
Vernon Boulevard
2:15 pm
With meticulously crafted marionettes and beautifully painted scenery, National Marionette Theatre’s retelling of the classic Beauty and the Beast is classical marionette theater at its finest! There will be an in-depth lecture and demonstration on marionette stringing and manipulation by managing director David Syrotiak after the show. AGES 4 & UP
Flushing Town Hall
2:30 pm
Challenge your 3rd, 4th and 5th grade students to pick their favorite historic building or site in Queens and create a beautiful art masterpiece, while enriching themselves in the momentous history of our borough. Ideas include: Post Office, Library, Church, Statue, Temple, Mosque, Park, Cemetery or Historic Landmarked site. The drawing of the building or
Queens Historical Society