Nov 17 @ 1:00 pm Voelker Orth Museum
Make a personal statement – design a tote! As we head into the holiday season, designer Phyllis Ger leads a workshop on decorating tote bags you can use for your own schlepping or to give as gifts. Get tips and inspiration to make something fabulous at the workshop – and perhaps you’ll set up a
Nov 17 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm Queens Historical Society
(Seth Fein, dir. 81 mins) sees the interborough and international histories of imperialism and immigration that orbit the Unisphere in Queens since the 1964-1965 New York World’s Fair. The spit-screen documentary travels between present and past, original and archival footage, to contemplate how the imperial legacies of Robert Moses’s so-called public works and Washington’s Third
Nov 18 all-day Q.E.D.
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
Nov 18 all-day 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.FERTILE GROUND has supported emerging and established artists for 13 seasons, showcasing
Nov 18 @ 11:00 am – 5:00 pm Gottscheer Hall
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
Nov 19 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm Djoniba Centre @ RIOULT Dance Center
Join us for a FREE Capoeira Class with Contramestre Chuvisco of Capoeira Luanda at Djoniba Centre @ RIOULT Dance Center. Capoeira is an Afro-Brazilian martial art that involves dance, culture, music, sport, and history. The much-loved martial art form practiced around the globe today is a mixture of strength, flexibility, improvisation, rhythm, endurance, agility, and
Nov 20 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm Djoniba Centre @ RIOULT Dance Center
Join us for a FREE Haitian Dance Class taught by Julio Jean at Djoniba Centre @ RIOULT Dance Center. Haitian dance is a drum based movement style rooted in traditional Haitian folklore. This class will develop each dancer’s relationship to spatial awareness, body control, polyrhythm, percussion and pulse. R&M train to Steinway Street. Classes are
Nov 20 @ 9:00 pm – 10:30 pm RaR Bar
TYRANNOSAURUS is a free weekly comedy show hosted by Randall Otis, 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