Celebrate American Indian Culture at Queens Farm with an outdoor market featuring authentic Native American art, jewelry, ceramics, textiles, and food. Admission is free! Visitors can explore the farm’s 47-acre grounds, enjoy a self-guided scavenger hunt, visit with friendly farm animals, take a hayride and get your fresh veggies at the Seasonal Farmstand with produce grown at Queens Farm. The American Indian Craft & Food Market is sponsored by the Thunderbird American Indian Dancers with generous support from Council Member Robert Holden. Visit queensfarm.org for details and Covid-19 Visitor Guidelines.
Health & Wellness Fair. All aspects of health and wellness are welcome. Open to Seniors and adult children of seniors.Our health fair is an educational and interactive event that provides preventive methods, medical screenings to people in the community, and healthcare/insurance information. We will have a variety of vendors including Fidelis, Empire BlueShield, Affinity Health Plans and many others. We will also have music, games and FREE FOOD and Beverages. The NYPD and Fire Department will be present to provide safety demonstration, and games for the community. EVERYONE IS WELCOME TO ATTEND!
The concert will be performed and streamed LIVE from Flushing Town Hall Theater and you can watch it live on Flushing Town Hall’s YouTube channel.
For Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month, composer/arranger Jihye Lee brings her first, all-female, Korean jazz quintet to Flushing Town Hall to perform an elegy for victims of anti-Asian hate crimes, including a special dedication to the women of the recent tragedy in Atlanta, GA. Lee will present her original compositions as well as arrangements of well-known songs.
Join Jewish National Fund-USA IsraelCast host Steven Shalowitz and author Noa Tishby for a live Q&A session about her book, Israel: A Simple Guide to the Most Misunderstood Country on Earth. While many seem to have opinions about Israel, few know all the facts. Noa Tishby fills in the information gap by offering a fresh, all-encompassing view and bringing her straight-shooting, engaging, and slightly irreverent voice to the subject — creating an accessible and dynamic portrait of a tiny country of outsized relevance. Available for purchase on Amazon. Purchasing the book prior to the event is not required, but recommended.