Jan 8 – Jun 30 all-day Flushing BID kiosk
The Flushing BID is officially releasing the 2019 coupon book offering exclusive discounts at businesses located in Downtown Flushing. Over 60 participating businesses will be offering their discounts through this year’s coupon book, from restaurants to retailers, beauty services to professional services. 2019 Coupon Books are available for pick up at the Flushing BID kiosk.
Apr 21 @ 10:00 am – Jun 9 @ 12:00 pm Forest Park
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
Apr 22 @ 10:00 am – Jun 14 @ 12:00 pm Astoria Park Tennis Courts
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
May 3 @ 10:00 am – Jun 2 @ 4:00 pm Rockaway Artist Alliance’s T-7 Gallery at Fort Tilden
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
May 9 – Jun 2 all-day Flux Factory
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
May 16 all-day Community Center
Who should attend: Parents and caregivers of students Pre-K to 2nd Grade for NYC Gifted and Talented (G&T) tests.. Speakers: Karen Quinn, “The Testing Mom”, Co-founder of TestingMom.com and testing authority NYC mom who has been through the NYC G&T testing and has both children attending NEST+M citywide G&T program. This discussion will update you
May 17 @ 8:00 pm – May 18 @ 10:00 pm Green Space
TAKE ROOT , now in its 10th season, nurtures dance artists at established stages in their careers, pairing them in a split bill or full evening-length program. This monthly series supports dance makers’ experimentation and growth by providing our venue, Green Space, along with full technical and marketing support to present their work to the
May 18 all-day Queens Botanical Garden
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.
May 18 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm Katch Astoria
Let our Quiet Events DJs watch your kids while you enjoy a Saturday afternoon brunch with friends. Katch Astoria is Queens’ Premiere Gastropub offering a huge dance floor for your kids to party & a wide range of drinks and tasty meals for everyone. Just take a look at their Brunch Menu. Make this your
May 18 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm Bayside Historical Society
Historian Jason D. Antos takes you on a “then and now” journey through numerous points of interest along Bell Boulevard in Bayside. We’ll be meeting up at 36th Avenue & Bell Boulevard (by the Cobblestone House at 35-34 Bell Blvd.) and working our way up to the Bayside LIRR Train Station. Enjoy a fun afternoon
May 18 @ 12:00 pm – 8:00 pm Citi Field
EAT. DRINK. UNITE. Welcome, all people, all ages, all backgrounds, all New Yorkers and beyond! Join us in celebrating NYC’s diversity through cuisine at the 2nd Annual World’s Fare at Citi Field! We aim to honor the legacy of the 1964 World’s Fair by bringing everyone together around what makes us unique…advocating equality & diversity
May 18 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm Queens Public Library- Pomonok branch
Friends of Pomonok Present- The special duo of wonderful singer Edwin Vasquez and brilliant violinist Omer Ashano is joined by the talented dancer Lorena Ayub for an afternoon of passionate music with a gypsy soul and a latin heart! Please join us for this exclusive event at Queens Public Library, Pomonk branch FREE ENTRY
May 18 @ 5:00 pm The Center at Maple Grove
Queens Symphony Brass Ensemble returns to Maple Grove with a selection of music commemorating the Spanish American War in 1898. One hour program followed by light refreshments. Free admission and free parking on cemetery grounds.
May 18 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm Maspeth Library
This workshop will be held on Saturdays at noon at the Maspeth Library on April 13 and 27; May 4, 11 and 18; June 1, 8, 15, 22 and 29. Space is limited, with people welcomed on a first-come, first-served basis. They don’t have to attend every week to be a part of it. Taught
May 18 @ 7:30 pm Flushing Town Hall
Inspired by the ancient Chinese wisdom residing in the Book of Change (I-Ching), which explores the concept of Bagua (eight trigrams) and Yin-Yang, this music and dance work “Changes” demonstrates the Eastern thought of the power of changes, the relationship between changeable small units, and the big universal energy, that emanates from humans and nature.
May 19 all-day Quaker Meeting House
Date: Sunday, May 19th, 2019 Time: 12:00pm – 2:30pm Start Location: Quaker Meeting House, 137-16 Northern Blvd, Flushing, NY 11354 End Location: St. Michael’s Roman Catholic Church, 136-76 41st Avenue, Flushing NY 11355 Queens is the most diverse county in the United States with nearly half of its 2.3 million residents being born abroad, making
May 19 @ 12:00 pm – 8:00 pm Citi Field
EAT. DRINK. UNITE. Welcome, all people, all ages, all backgrounds, all New Yorkers and beyond! Join us in celebrating NYC’s diversity through cuisine at the 2nd Annual World’s Fare at Citi Field! We aim to honor the legacy of the 1964 World’s Fair by bringing everyone together around what makes us unique…advocating equality & diversity
May 19 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm Bell Blvd between 38th and 43rd Ave as well as on 41 st Ave
Indulge in tastes from 35 of Bayside’s best restaurants for under $1 per restaurant! The second Bell Blvd Food and Music Fest restaurant stroll will take place on Bell Blvd between 38th and 43rd Aves as well as on 41st Ave. The diverse cuisine options include American, Italian, Chinese, Japanese, French, Spanish, Irish, Greek, Indian,
May 19 @ 2:00 pm Voelker Orth Museum
Time to get out and about! Meet Adrienne Onofri, the author of Walking Queens. Her book, published in 2014, has become the invaluable guide to our neighborhood treks and treasures. Whether you’ve used the guide to explore Queens or are reading about it here for the first time, you’ll enjoy the insights and stories behind
May 19 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm Lewis Howard Latimer House Museum
Join published translators and writers Mark Weiss and Marianela Medranowas in discussing Latin American literary in connection to the themes of Home, Migration, and Race. Mark Weiss has published ten poetry titles, most recently As Luck Would Have It (Shearsman Books, 2015). He edited, with Harry Polkinhorn, Across the Line / Al otro lado: The
May 19 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm Kew and Willow Book Shop
Come and listen to two Queens writers read from their latest works. Limited seating; RSVP requested.
May 19 @ 6:00 pm Church of the Redeemer
Mezzo-soprano Tessa Romano and pianist Christopher Bradshaw take you on a journey through the music of Edvard Grieg, Francis Poulenc and John Harbison. PROGRAM: GRIEG – Haugtussa, Op. 67 (1895) POULENC – Banalités (1940) HARBISON – Mirabai Songs (1982)
May 19 @ 7:00 pm Green Space
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. Tickets: $15 at door and online at www.GreenSpaceStudio.org Featuring: Spencer James
May 21 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm Forest Park Seufferet Bandshell
Fun and Fitness for 55+ Seniors! Latin style dance fitness program that mixes low-intensity and high-intensity moves for an interval-style, calorie-burning dance fitness party. Perk up with fun exercise! All classes held at the Forest Park Seuffert Bandshell.
May 22 @ 11:15 am – 12:15 pm Forest Park
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!  
May 22 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm Bayside Senior Center
Come and explore energies! This is a weekly event presented by Dee Rao Walker to bring together senior citizens through exercise and dance!
May 23 @ 7:00 pm Jamaica Center for Arts and Learning
Artist Commissioning Program 2019 awardee Y? Guyadin invites you to to be part of the artist’s creative process. Shooter is an immersive multidisciplinary arts project in two acts that examines the roles of victim and perpetrator through the lens of gun violence asking the question.….“The Shooter or the Shot Who is The Victim?” Act I
May 23 @ 10:00 pm – 11:30 pm The Creek and The Cave
Join British comedian Dominic Fogarty as he brings his BBC project live to the stage at the Creek and the Cave! Joined by some funny friends, he attempts to understand the delicacies and intricacies of American culture. Featuring the wonderful… Mara Wiles – High Plain Comedy Festival Michael Nguyen – Asian Not Asian Podcast Conor
May 24 @ 6:30 pm Book Culture LIC
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
May 25 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm Sunnyside Gardens Park
Kick off summer Sunnyside-style at the Memorial Day Fair at Sunnyside Gardens Park. From our flag-raising ceremony at noon to our full schedule of locally sourced entertainment, action packed rides and games, and variety of refreshments, there will be something for everyone at this festive event. Our emcee will be on the main stage directing