#PickoftheWeek | Yummy in your tummy! Queens shows good taste with two cooking classes
Queens shows its Asian taste with two fantastic culinary classes this week.
Chef Penn Hongthong will teach the wonders of Lao cuisine at the Alley Pond Environmental Center in Douglaston on Wednesday, Jan. 24, at 7 pm.
Penn, who wrote Simple Laotian Cooking and Healthy Lao CuisineContinue Reading
#WeeklyColumn | Jan. 18 to Jan. 24 | It’s In Queens!
Let’s stay inside this week. After bitter cold and heavy rains, the borough offers poetry, film, art, dance, sand stories, Muppet music, essential oils, cooking lessons, and wacky performances in climate-controlled venues this week. One event starts within four walls, but then ventures outside.
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#Newsflash | Local talent shines at art show in Bayside
It’s time to check out some beautiful items in a castle.
The Bayside Historical Society (BHS) will host an opening reception for its Winter Art Show on Sunday, Jan. 14, at 2 pm. The pieces will then be on display at the nonprofit group’s headquarters – Continue Reading
#PickoftheWeek | Free pieces of GingerBread Lane on Jan. 15
You can have your cake and eat it, too!
The New York Hall of Science will dismantle this year’s GingerBread Lane and give away large pieces of it to the public on Monday, Jan. 15, from 2 pm to 5 pm. Those who are particularly excited Continue Reading
#WeeklyColumn | Jan. 11 to Jan. 17 | It’s In Queens!
There’s no such thing as a free lunch, but Queens hosts a massive gingerbread giveaway this week. The borough is also the best spot for concerts, lectures, screenings, and discussions celebrating Martin Luther King Jr. Day, plus Turkish food, herb gardening, Peruvian birds, and Swing dancing.