Nov 27 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Bayside Historical Society
Join Bayside Historical Society for a walk back in time as we browse through archival material such as photos, slides, and maps of places in and around town. Compare pictures from the past with those familiar with us today and enjoy sharing reminiscences with fellow Baysiders. Cost: Free for BHS members; $5.00 for non-members.
Nov 28 @ 12:10 pm Kupferberg Holocaust Center @ Queensborough Community College
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
Nov 28 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm Djoniba Dance & Drum Centre
Join us for a FREE Afro-Brazilian Dance Class taught by Janete Silva at Djoniba Centre @ RIOULT Dance Center. Afro-Brazilian dance are the popular and traditional dance styles from Bahia in Brazil. Each class features a series of warm-up exercises that will prepare students for fun and extremely energetic technique and dynamic choreography with live
Nov 30 @ 8:00 pm – Dec 16 @ 10:00 pm Thalia Spanish Theatre
Calpulli Mexican Dance Company presents an original, limited-run holiday production, “NAVIDAD: A Mexican-American Christmas” at Thalia Spanish Theatre in Sunnyside, Queens, from November 30 to December 16, 2018, The new production celebrates the holiday traditions experienced by a young person of Mexican immigrant parents growing up in New York City. From Aztec-inspired dance to Christmas
Nov 30 @ 8:00 pm – Dec 1 @ 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 NYC
Dec 1 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm Bayside Historical Society
Join Bayside Historical Society at the Castle for this walk-in workshop. Families are invited to craft delightful decorations celebrating the winter season. Hot cocoa and cookies will be served, and Santa will be making an appearance!
Dec 1 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm Astoria Park Great Lawn
Central Astoria LDC is pleased to announce their 6th Annual “Holiday Festival & Tree Lighting Celebration.” Enjoy a day filled with Music, Train Rides, Refreshments and Much More! Come Join Family, Friends and Neighbors in Celebrating Astoria’s Holiday Tradition.
Dec 2 all-day Kingsland Homestead: Queens Historical Society
Queens is one of the most ethnically diverse urban areas in the world. Immigrants from over 120 countries study, work and live in New York’s fastest growing borough. Queens comprises of multi generational immigrant families. Erasures exhibition will show the everyday lives of immigrant working-class families of Flushing through the lens of poetry installations. This