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.
The Politics of Language: Revival of Hebrew in the 20th Century and Modern Revitalization Efforts of Indigenous Languages
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
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
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
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
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.
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