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
10:00 am
Join Chef Hugue Dufour at the GrowNYC LIC Youthmarket as he prepares a dish from the greenmarket’s bounty with samples for all! This is a free event curated by Edible Queens.
GrowNYC Youthmarket
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.
Nov 18 @ 11:00 am – 5:00 pm
11:00 am
A variety of vendors will be at Gottscheer Hall selling everything from Local Honey, Kitsch, Vintage Items, Gifts Items, Crafts, Handmade Items and Art. There will also be food and drink specials. This market is being run by The Kiwanis Club and all proceeds from the sale of vendor spaces go to help their club serve the
Gottscheer Hall