Apr 11 @ 12:00 pm – May 12 @ 6:00 pm
12:00 pm
Please join us for the opening reception of our High School to Art School Alumni Exhibition at Plaxall Gallery, a group exhibition featuring the impressive talent of 14 of our program alumni. Curated by Knockdown Center Co-Director Tyler Myers, the show will feature the work of 14 of the program’s graduates: Alika Feldman Chantal Feitosa Corinne Southerland Delia Cadman
The Plaxall Gallery
Apr 21 @ 10:00 am – Jun 9 @ 12:00 pm
10:00 am
This April, City Parks Foundation is kicking off its 2019 Spring sports programs for young people living in Queens, Brooklyn, Bronx, or Manhattan. CityParks Track & Field, presented in partnership with New York Road Runners and supported by the Randall’s Island Park Alliance, gives New York City kids, ages eight to 14, the chance to
Forest Park
Apr 22 @ 10:00 am – Jun 14 @ 12:00 pm
10:00 am
City Parks Foundation is kicking off its 2019 Spring sports program for seniors this April. CityParks Seniors Fitness, presented in partnership with New York Road Runners, is held in 17 neighborhood parks in all 5 boroughs. Seniors Fitness, offered from April 22 – June 14, gives New Yorkers 60+ the chance to participate in free
Astoria Park Tennis Courts
12:00 am
In this special series with NYC Audubon, spot and identify creatures of flight and learn how QBG provides important resources for birds—like water, shelter, and insects to eat. Info & registration is required.
Queens Botanical Garden
Apr 27 @ 10:00 am
10:00 am
Earth Day in Forest Park Forest Park Overlook 80-30 Park Lane Kew Gardens April 27th, 2019 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Come celebrate Earth Day in Forest Park with your friends and neighbors. Activities for all ages, clean up the Overlook gardens, mulch trees and enjoy a great day outdoors. For information email: friendsofforestpark@yahoo.com Mk
Forest Park Overlook
Apr 27 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
10:00 am
What is all this Global Warming & Climate Change talk about? We break it down at the Green Earth Expo with workshops, lectures, giveaways and more. All are welcome.
PS 52
Apr 27 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
12:00 pm
Join Bayside Historical Society for a very special family event on Saturday, April 27! In celebration of Mother Earth (Earth Day), Author Donna Gentle Spirit Barron — a Matinecock Family Historian and Genealogist — will show the children how to make Mother Earth Storytelling necklaces with beads and lead them in the art of storytelling,
Bayside Historical Society
10:00 am
The City Nature Challenge is a 4-day international BioBlitz that calls on citizen scientists of all ages and backgrounds to observe and submit pictures of wild plants, animals, and fungi using the free app iNaturalist, fostering a greater appreciation for the wildlife hidden in every city. At our Trails Care stewardship event, we will be
Pat Dolan Trail (Mauro Playground Entrance)
1:00 pm
Join the Urban Park Rangers for our Wetland Discovery Hike through the Willow Lake Preserve, a wild wetland ecosystem in the heart of Queens. As we learn and explore along the Pat Dolan Trail, we invite hikers to make wildlife observations to help New York win this year’s City Nature Challenge. The City Nature Challenge
Pat Dolan Trail (Mauro Playground Entrance)
Apr 30 @ 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
May 1 @ 11:15 am – 12:15 pm
11:15 am
Fun and Fitness for 55+ seniors in Forest Park Seuffert Bandshell! Relax, rejuvenate and recharge your body and spirit with this uplifting and calming exercise!  
Forest Park
12:00 am
Come to the Queens Central Library, Friday night on May 2, 2019 for a professional development seminar focused on careers and growth in the arts. Invited speakers and local artists including Brendez Wineglass, Karen Pilgrim, and the 2019 Arts Commissioning Program awardees Yogi (Y?) Guyadin and Kerri Edge, will share tips and strategies on branding,
Queens Central Library
10:00 am
Days: Tuesdays, Thursdays,  Saturdays & Sundays Days: May 3, 2019 – June 2, 2019. Time: 10:00am – 4:00pm Location: Rockaway Artist Alliance’s T-7 Gallery at Fort Tilden sTudio 7 Gallery, Fort Tilden Gateway National Recreation Area Rockaway Point, NY 11695 NC4Rockaway100@gmail.com CM Ulrich’s Office: 718.318.6411 1st Transatlantic Flight-US Navy Seaplane Division One, 1919 Join NYC Council Member
Rockaway Artist Alliance’s T-7 Gallery at Fort Tilden
12:00 am
Date: Saturday, May 4th, 2019 Time: 10:00AM – 3:00PM Location: Moore-Jackson Cemetery (51st Street between 31st and 32nd Avenues) Rain Date: May 11th, 2019 Celebrate Spring and the revitalization project by joining neighbors to continue cleaning up and plant flowers, herbs, and edibles on the Farmhouse side. There will also be family-friendly activities like story-time
Moore-Jackson Cemetery
May 4 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
10:00 am
Help Bayside Historical Society celebrate Earth Day by making our garden beautiful again! We’ll be clearing out last year’s weeds and old plants and refreshing the beds with new flowers and plants. This is a free event.
Bayside Historical Society
May 4 @ 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
2:30 pm
Originally located on Holly Avenue, when threatened by demolition, the historic Lewis Latimer House was moved to its current home in Leavitt Field in 1988. It served as the home of the African-American inventor Lewis Howard Latimer from 1903 to 1928, and is now operated as a museum dedicated to the inventor’s work. In addition,
Queens Historical Society
May 8 @ 11:15 am – 12:15 pm
11:15 am
Fun and Fitness for 55+ seniors in Forest Park Seuffert Bandshell! Relax, rejuvenate and recharge your body and spirit with this uplifting and calming exercise!  
Forest Park
May 9 – Jun 2 all-day
12:00 am
TALK BACK centers the lives and leadership of disabled artists and organizers, asserting that deep-rooted cultural changes must be made within the art world to become more inclusive and accessible. TALK BACK believes that disability must be included in conversations about diversity. One part of affecting change in the art world is by placing disabled
Flux Factory
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
May 15 @ 11:15 am – 12:15 pm
11:15 am
Fun and Fitness for 55+ seniors in Forest Park Seuffert Bandshell! Relax, rejuvenate and recharge your body and spirit with this uplifting and calming exercise!  
Forest Park
12:00 am
In this special series with NYC Audubon, spot and identify creatures of flight and learn how QBG provides important resources for birds—like water, shelter, and insects to eat. Info & registration is required.
Queens Botanical Garden
May 22 @ 11:15 am – 12:15 pm
11:15 am
Fun and Fitness for 55+ seniors in Forest Park Seuffert Bandshell! Relax, rejuvenate and recharge your body and spirit with this uplifting and calming exercise!  
Forest Park
6:30 pm
Join Book Culture LIC on Friday, May 24th at 6:30pm as we welcome author Kate Esme Ünver and book photographer, John Saponara, who will be discussing the new release of their new book, The Book of Mini: Inside the Big World of Tiny Things. A small reception will follow the discussion. Embrace the not-so-small world
Book Culture LIC
May 29 @ 11:15 am – 12:15 pm
11:15 am
Fun and Fitness for 55+ seniors in Forest Park Seuffert Bandshell! Relax, rejuvenate and recharge your body and spirit with this uplifting and calming exercise!  
Forest Park
Jun 15 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
10:00 am
Now that the Castle grounds have been weeded, raked, and cleared thanks to our Earth Day volunteers, it’s time to beautify our gardens with new flowers and plants. Come join Bayside Historical Society for a day of planting — all levels of gardening expertise welcome! This is a free event.
Bayside Historical Society
Jul 3 @ 11:15 am – 12:15 pm
11:15 am
Fun and Fitness for 55+ seniors in Forest Park Seuffert Bandshell! Relax, rejuvenate and recharge your body and spirit with this uplifting and calming exercise!  
Forest Park
Jul 10 @ 11:15 am – 12:15 pm
11:15 am
Fun and Fitness for 55+ seniors in Forest Park Seuffert Bandshell! Relax, rejuvenate and recharge your body and spirit with this uplifting and calming exercise!  
Forest Park