Feb 10 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
12:00 pm
Liven up those winter doldrums with Bayside Historical Society’s Valentine buffet and the smooth jazz stylings of The Carl Bartlett, Jr. Quartet. Plus, try your luck with our 50/50 drawing! General admission is $40.00 per person for BHS members; $45.00 for non-members. Reservations are required. Tickets can be purchased online on the BHS Website. RSVP
Bayside Historical Society
3:00 pm
Adapted from the 1853 slave narrative memoir under the same name, the 2013 film received critical claim. The Lewis Latimer House Museum is screening it for free in celebration of Black History Month. Space is limited, please RSVP in advance. Ticket sales start at noon on January 11. The 2019 Race and Immigration Film Series
Lewis Howard Latimer House Museum
Feb 10 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
7:00 pm
FERTILE GROUND has supported emerging and established artists for 13 seasons, showcasing the work of over 50 choreographers each year. The non-curated program features 5-6 dance makers each evening and includes a post-performance discussion with wine, moderated by Green Space’s Artistic Director, Valerie Green. February 10th 7pm Tickets: $15 at door and online at www.GreenSpaceStudio.org
Green Space
Feb 11 @ 6:00 pm – Feb 17 @ 9:00 pm
6:00 pm
Not sure what to do around Valentine’s Day? Roll over to Flux Factory for Rinkworm, a pop-up skating rink produced by Springboard Collective. Open daily from February 11th-17th, this exhibition is highly contagious. Join us for open skating madness, three nights of live performance and music, infectious roller discos, karaoke on ice and Our Bloody
Flux Factory
Feb 14 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
7:00 pm
Picture it. Queens 2019. Valentine’s Day. You, your pals and your confidants are sitting in Q.E.D. watching 3 classic Golden Girls episodes. You play bingo. Win Dorothy’s moist cupcakes. You participate in the super secret St. Olaf game. You even wore your best Devereaux sequined shoulder pads in case your very own Mr. Burt Reynolds
Q.E.D.
12:00 am
Multimedia storytelling with Chinese subtitles. This family performance by master storyteller-performer David Gonzalez is a rhymed verse spin on the classic fairy tale with live music and image projections that create a magical multimedia world in which our beautiful (and funky) princess is awakened by true love’s kiss… or not.
Flushing Town Hall
Feb 16 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
11:00 am
For those little ones who just can’t wait to be a Young Chef. Here’s something just for you. APEC little cooks will have fun learning about an animal, and then help make a delicious snack to compliment what they’ve learned. All materials included. Come join us as we challenge ourselves to try new things. We’ll
Alley Pond Environmental Center
5:00 pm
Under the umbrella project Documents of Resistance: Artists of Color Protest (1906s–present), Mexican-American artist Antonio Serna has been gathering material relating to the art and activism of artists of color. The story of the Latimer House is connected to this history through the efforts of Tom Lloyd and African-American artists and activist, who formed part
Lewis Howard Latimer House Museum
3:00 pm
Writer and spoken word artist Bob McNeil will perform a musical and poetical tribute to Lewis Howard Latimer as part of our celebration of Black History Month. Bob McNeil is the author of Verses of Realness. Furthermore, after years of being a professional illustrator, spoken word artist and writer, he still wants his work to express
Lewis Howard Latimer House Museum
1:00 pm
Magical Landscape? Winter Fantasy? Join us for a hands-on workshop to learn about the ecosystem of a terrarium and create one to take home. A bit of history, a touch of science, and a burst of creativity make up this workshop program. Initially known as Wardian cases and used to transport plants over long distances,
Voelker Orth Museum
1:00 pm
Magical landscape? Winter fantasy? Join us for a hands-on workshop to learn about the ecosystem of a terrarium and create one to take home. A bit of history, a touch of science, and a burst of creativity make up this workshop program. Initially known as Wardian cases and used to transport plants over long distances,
Voelker Orth Museum
1:00 pm
Magical Landscape? Winter Fantasy? Join us for a hands-on workshop to learn about the ecosystem of a terrarium and create one to take home. A bit of history, a touch of science, and a burst of creativity make up this workshop program. Initially known as Wardian cases and used to transport plants over long distances,
Voelker Orth Museum
1:30 pm
Time to perk up those house plants and start planning for garden time outdoors. Join us over a cup of tea and biscuits for an informative session at the museum. We’ll send you home with a plant, too. Looking ahead to gardening days, we’ve invited Fred Gerber to share tips and ideas about getting ready
Voelker Orth Museum
Feb 23 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
1:30 pm
Time to perk up those house plants and start planning for garden time outdoors. Join us over a cup of tea and biscuits for an informative session at the museum. We’ll send you home with a plant, too. Looking ahead to gardening days, we’ve invited Fred Gerber to share tips and ideas about getting ready
Voelker Orth Museum
Mar 1 @ 8:00 pm
8:00 pm
Noreum Machi, referring to a performer who is so skilled that no one would dare to follow on stage, specializes in the virtuosic Korean percussion music known as Samul-nori. Coming from Korea, Noreum Machi’s colorful program includes spectacular percussion dialogues, haunting shamanic chants, and entrancing acrobatic dances.
Flushing Town Hall
Mar 2 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
9:00 am
Does your child dream of being a veterinarian? Send them to APEC to learn the basics of animal care. All animals need food, water and shelter to survive, but pets sometimes need medical care too. Enjoy pretend play examining animals, look at animal x-rays, groom the rabbits, listen to a critter’s heartbeat and help take
Alley Pond Environmental Center
Mar 2 @ 8:00 pm
8:00 pm
Mwenso & the Shakes are a unique troupe of global artists who present music that merges the highest form of entertainment and artistry while commanding a formidable timeline of jazz and blues expression through African and Afro-American music. Taking from the stylings of Fats Waller, Muddy Waters, James Brown and many other American musical legends,
Flushing Town Hall
8:00 pm
We’re mashing up 2 cultures on 1 stage with an open dance floor! Starting with dance lessons, then each band plays a set, then the two meet and jam. The series opens with the return of 2 powerhouse bands, Falu, internationally recognized Indian vocalist, whose quartet combines traditional roots with inventive rock, mashing with Hazmat
Flushing Town Hall
Mar 10 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
2:30 pm
PEC and SunPower by EmPower Solar bring this workshop to Queens families to celebrate Solar Appreciation Day. This STEM workshop covers the basics of energy, electricity, electric vehicles, batteries, and includes a lesson on how to build your own solar-powered toy car. The workshop will also help children explore how our energy and transportation choices
Alley Pond Environmental Center
Mar 12 @ 11:15 am – 12:00 pm
11:15 am
Nature based playtime for babies and caregivers! Enjoy singing songs, moving to music and hands-on activities that spark curiosity and discovery. Little ones will meet a special animal guest in each class.
Alley Pond Environmental Center
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
8:00 pm
A modern centennial celebration of the power and genius of Nat King Cole, brought to life by singer and composer Sachal Vasandani and an exciting group of New York’s top musicians. Sachal Vasandani is one of the great crooners of our time and his “beautiful, velvety voice” and “remarkable stage presence” (NPR) have drawn multiple
Flushing Town Hall
Mar 17 @ 2:00 pm
2:00 pm
Solo recital by 14-year old piano prodigy Huang Tiange. Tiange will present powerful music including masterpieces of Scarlatti, Gershwin, Chopin, Beethoven, Prokofiev and two premieres of Tiange’s own sonata and Wang Hua’s Suite Ba Shan Yu Shui.
Flushing Town Hall
7:30 pm
Artist and producer Kim Clarke is the founder of LADY GOT CHOPS, a women’s history month music and arts Festival. She has organized concerts, advertised for fellow musicians, and enhanced careers of women in jazz and music for 17 years. This concert will be a culmination of a long dream to present a Global healing
Flushing Town Hall
2:15 pm
tutti frutti & York Theatre Royal re-imagine the enchanting story of Peter Pan as told by Wendy, with a little bit of help from leading British playwright Mike Kenny. A sparkling new production with exquisite music, enthralling movement and a sprinkle of tutti frutti magic for children and their families to enjoy. AGES 3 &
Flushing Town Hall
2:30 pm
From W.C. Fields to Goodfellas. Since the early days of Cinema, Queens NY has played an integral part in serving as the perfect set-piece for films of all genres. Since 1900, Queens has been the location of various movie studios including the famous Kaufman-Astoria Studios and even served as the home for some of Hollywood’s earliest
Queens Historical Society - Kingsland Homestead
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
Apr 14 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
12:00 pm
Join us as we once again honor the Holocaust survivors of our community by recreating the same Passover Seder held in 1946, the first to be held after World War II. Return with us to the DP camp of Munich as the survivors of the Holocaust come together to celebrate the holiday of Freedom, the
Kupferberg Holocaust Center @ Queensborough Community College
1:00 pm
Join the KHC for our annual Yom HaShoah Commemoration. This year’s event will include a candle lighting ceremony and special readings in honor of survivor remembrance.
Kupferberg Holocaust Center @ Queensborough Community College