Sep 22 @ 11:00 am – 6:00 pm
11:00 am
Join the Sutphin Boulevard BID’s 2nd Annual Harvest Festival in celebrating the community. From Hillside to Jamaica avenues on Sutphin Boulevard. Bring the whole family and come meet radio personality Dr. Bob Lee from WBLS. There will be arts and crafts, food, music, senior cafe, children’s block, games and rides.
Sutphin Blvd
12:00 pm
Join Mount Sinai Queens for a day of fun health and wellness activities, free for all. There will be giveaways, music, activities for children and adults, health screenings, and food tastings. We’ll get you moving with group yoga, dance, and more!
LIC Landing by COFFEED (at Hunters Point Park South)
Sep 23 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
12:00 pm
Join the Bayside Village BID for another fun September Sunday Stroll! Come enjoy free live music and fun family activities, including crafts, bounce houses and games, a GIANT Spirograph, a Pizza Eating Contest, cooking demonstration, live music, dance performances, Bachata dance demonstration and lesson, volleyball demonstration and free beach balls (while supplies last), a bubble show, face painting
Between 38th & 41st avenues
5:00 pm
Danyelle Means, the Consulting Curator for the upcoming Survivance & Sovereignty on Turtle Island Exhibit and former Exhibitions Director for the National Museum of the American Indian, Smithsonian Institution, will discuss her research on museum collections and exhibition practices. In particular, she will address Native American Art in the collections of European museums. Part of
Kupferberg Holocaust Center @ Queensborough Community College
12:00 pm
Open to the Public! After a triumphant return in 2017, Sunnyside Gardens Park is again hosting its annual Oktoberfest on Saturday 10/6 (rain date – 10/7) from 12:00-5:00pm. Join us as we transform the picnic grove into an authentic Bier garden serving craft beer and classic German-style foods, accompanied by live music and entertainment throughout the day! Our
Sunnyside Gardens Park
Oct 20 @ 11:30 am
11:30 am
FAMILY WORKSHOP (AGES 10+) Join Master Teaching Artist Pepe Santana for a workshop on Andean Culture and instrument-making. Learn the history of Andean Culture, traditions and music, while Pepe instructs you in making a pentatonic panpipe and learning how to play it. Then check out his personal collection of Andean instruments in our gallery. SAT
Flushing Town Hall
Oct 21 @ 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
12:30 pm
Central Astoria LDC is proud to present its 3rd Annual “Batty Over Halloween” Celebration! Join in for children performances, pumpkin crafts, scavenger hunts, balloon twisting, face painting and more. On The Great Lawn at Astoria Park. We Can’t wait to see you there!!
Astoria Park Great Lawn
5:00 pm
Panelists: Jennifer Kreder, Professor of Law at Solomon P. Chase College of Law, Northern Kentucky University Jackie Swift (Comanche/Fort Sill Apache), Repatriation Manager, National Museum of the American Indian, Smithsonian Institution Additional Speaker To Be Announced This panel addresses the process of repatriation at the National Museum of the American Indian (NMAI) and the repatriation
Kupferberg Holocaust Center @ Queensborough Community College
1:00 pm
Special Guest: Hanne Liebmann, Holocaust Survivor Keynote Speaker: Dr. Azadeh Aalai, Assistant Professor of Social Sciences, Queensborough Community College Join the KHC as we remember the 80th anniversary of Kristallnacht, the violent anti-Jewish pogram that took place over 48 hours beginning on November 9th, 1938. Kristallnacht, “Crystal Night,” or sometimes, “Night of Broken Glass” was
Kupferberg Holocaust Center @ Queensborough Community College
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
12:10 pm
Speaker: Sofia Lago, Former KHC Curatorial Fellow; PhD candidate University of Bristol, UK The term “language revival” refers to a community of speakers halting or reversing the decline of language, or reviving an extinct one. To date, scholars of ethnolinguistics and language politics identify the Hebrew language as the only successful revival movement, though spoken
Kupferberg Holocaust Center @ Queensborough Community College
12:10 pm
Survivor Speakers: Anita Weissbord, Manfred Korman, Ellen Zilka, and Hannah Deutch Musical Performance by The Astoria Music Project Immediately following the violent demonstrations during Kristallnacht, rescue efforts went into effect to bring Jewish child refugees from Nazi Germany, Austria, and Czech lands into Great Britain. The Kindertransport, or Children’s Transport, through the work of many
Kupferberg Holocaust Center @ Queensborough Community College
Dec 15 all-day
12:00 am
“The Nutcracker” is the perennial favorite of generations of children and “children at heart”. The treasured holiday adventure follows a little girl’s journey through a fantasy world of fairies, princes, toy soldiers, and an army of mice. Thrill to the same authentic Russian choreography that is performed in Moscow by the famous Bolshoi Ballet. Set to Tchaikovsky’s
Kupferberg Center for the Arts
5:00 pm
Speaker: Diane Fraher (Osage/Cherokee), filmmaker and founder and director of American Indian Artists Inc. (AMERINDA) This program will include a screening of clips from two films by acclaimed Osage/Cherokee filmmaker Diane Fraher, The Reawakening (2014) and The Heart Stays. Fraher will discuss her own work, depictions of Native American people in film and the work
Kupferberg Holocaust Center @ Queensborough Community College
12:00 pm
Speakers: Rabbi Mordechai Liebling, director of the Social Justice Organizing Program at the Reconstructionist Rabbinical College & Rachel Waters, graduate student at the New School’s Milano School of International Affairs The Dakota Access Pipeline protests, also known as #NODAPL or the Standing Rock protests, began after Energy Transfer Partners gained approval to build a pipeline
Kupferberg Holocaust Center @ Queensborough Community College
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