Oct 10 2018 – Jan 10 2019 all-day
12:00 am
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.
Jamaica Center for Arts and Learning (JCAL)
12:00 am
Join Manzoor Ahtesham as he discusses The Tale of the Missing Man (Dastan-e Lapata), winner of the Global Humanities Translation Prize. Manzoor will be joined by co-translators Jason Grunebaum and Ulrike Stark. The Tale of the Missing Man (Dastan-e Lapata) is a milestone in Indo-Muslim literature. A refreshingly playful novel, it explores modern Muslim life
The Astoria Bookshop
Nov 16 – Nov 18 all-day
12:00 am
Join us at Immaculate Conception Church for three fun-filled days of 
food, fellowship and Christmas shopping! Vendors include Thirty-One 
bags, Paparazzi jewelry, original photography, puzzle boxes, gift 
baskets, toys, candles and much more!  We’ll also have games for the kids, home-baked treats, religious items and more! Friday, November 16, 9 AM – 5 PM Saturday,
Immaculate Conception Church
7:00 pm
Join in Donna Gaines and Tom Smucker as they discuss their two books Why The Ramones Matter and Why the Beach Boys Matter. “Donna speaks for me and every one of us who found our salvation in the only band that really mattered to the outsider in us all.” —CJ RAMONE “Smucker’s mix of unabashed
The Astoria Bookshop
12:00 am
Come and celebrate the launch of tour guide and author Marie Carter’s new book, HOLLY’S HURRICANE. Discounted books will be available for sale. There will be a short talk, reading, trivia prizes such as walking tour passes, books, and other surprises! What others are saying about HOLLY’S HURRICANE: “HOLLY’S HURRICANE, smartly set in the near
Q.E.D.
Dec 9 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
9:00 am
The Nativity Scene comes alive at Trinity! Experience the splendor of the nativity with people and animals including Peaches the Donkey. Warm hot chocolate and a nativity scene photo backdrop will be available for you to take a Holiday picture.
Trinity Lutheran Church LIC/Astoria