Feb
15
Sat
Survival: The Exhibition @ New York Hall of Science
Feb 15 – Sep 13 all-day
Survival: The Exhibition @ New York Hall of Science | New York | United States

Museum visitors can experience the thrill of adventure, gain an appreciation for the wonders of nature, and prepare for the unexpected in Survival: The Exhibition, an exciting temporary exhibition that challenges visitors to become the ultimate survival expert. Survival: The Exhibition features a zipline, ropes course and museum displays that simulate extreme scenarios in an interactive and safe place for visitors of all ages to learn and test essential survival skills. Topics explored include first aid, water safety, navigation, fire and preparedness. $7 per person, plus NYSCI admission. (Members: free)

Jun
5
Fri
FTH Zoom Hang with Queens Artists: Q’Artz! @ Flushing Town Hall
Jun 5 @ 5:00 pm – Aug 28 @ 5:00 pm
FTH Zoom Hang with Queens Artists: Q'Artz! @ Flushing Town Hall | New York | United States

Open to all Queens artists with any discipline on every Friday at 5 PM EST.
Join this Zoom Meeting: https://zoom.us/j/283009195
Meeting ID: 283 009 195
Join by phone: (646) 558-8656

Jun
26
Fri
CrossCurrent Contemporary Dance Virtual Festival  @ Flushing Town Hall
Jun 26 @ 7:00 pm – Jul 3 @ 8:00 pm
CrossCurrent Contemporary Dance Virtual Festival  @ Flushing Town Hall | New York | United States

The CrossCurrent Dance Festival is a celebration of the vibrancy and diversity of the Asian American dance scene in the New York metropolitan area. Produced by Nai-Ni Chen Dance Company and presented by Flushing Town Hall, the virtual festival aims to foster creative contemporary dance choreography in the Asian American Community by showcasing new works by Asian American choreographer and in-depth discussion with the artists and Nai-Ni Chen. The festival will increase the visibility of Asian and Asian American dance, foster cross-cultural dialog and provide a more equitable context to discuss dance and its role in the NYC dance communities.
The festival, in its 6th season, will be presented virtually at Flushing Town Hall’s FB Live (www.facebook.com/flushingtownhall) account on Friday, June 26 and Friday, July 3, 2020 at 7 PM EDT.
http://siteline.vendini.com/site/flushingtownhall.org/crosscurrent-contemporary-dance-virtual-festival

Jun
29
Mon
Census 2020: Backwards and Beyond @ Queens Historical Society
Jun 29 all-day
Census 2020: Backwards and Beyond @ Queens Historical Society | New York | United States

Do research with primary documents, and use National Census data to track a person down through history, using the actual records from almost 150 years ago. See how a family in Flushing changes over time, and learn about their neighborhoods. You will even see how the National Census changes over time too! A little document can hold so much information.

Jun
30
Tue
Assessment of Basic Language Learning Skills @ Achieve Beyond - Forest Hills
Jun 30 all-day
Assessment of Basic Language Learning Skills @ Achieve Beyond - Forest Hills | New York | United States

The ABLLS-R (Assessment of Basic Language Learning Skills – Revised) is an assessment tool, curriculum guide and skills-tracking system. The ABLLS-R is used to assess language and critical learning skills and also serves as a guide to select target skills to teach based on the outcome of the assessment. Participants in this workshop will learn how to administer the ABLLS-R and how to use it to facilitate instruction. This hands-on workshop also introduces participants to the different components and how to select target skills based on the ABLLS-R assessment results.

Jul
8
Wed
Do You Believe In Magic? (Online Summer Workshop) @ Queensborough Performing Arts Center (ONLINE)
Jul 8 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Do You Believe In Magic? (Online Summer Workshop) @ Queensborough Performing Arts Center (ONLINE) | New York | United States

Do You Believe In Magic?
(For Kids & Teens ages 8 to 14 years of age)

For the first time, magic enthusiasts from all over the world can learn “sleight of hand” techniques taught by international TV illusionist REZA! Using ordinary household items, this special program focuses on easy optical illusion magic for beginners, executed with the precision and flair of an expert. Part workshop, part competition, this seven-week step-by-step “how to fool family and friends,” culminates with a Facebook contest showcasing the top five contestants as selected by REZA. The finalists will have one week (week 6) to score as many “likes” as they can, and the winner will be featured with REZA on QPAC Live! a live streaming entertainment broadcast on Facebook and YouTube for all to see. A multi-faceted, once in a lifetime opportunity for the naturally born entertainer!

Wednesdays from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. EDT
July 8, 2020 – August 12, 2020 (1x week for 6 weeks)
Wednesday, August 19, 2020, 8pm EDT QPAC Live! broadcast

Fee: $175 per child

Must have computer video/sound access. Must have video recording device (phone is fine) & the ability to upload.

Please note, this workshop must have a minimum number of registered participants in order to run.
FOR INFORMATION/REGISTRATION: http://www.visitpac.org

Moves Forum @ Virtual
Jul 8 @ 4:00 pm
Moves Forum @ Virtual

The Moves Forum – bringing together women leaders from a broad spectrum of business, industry and commerce, the arts, education and technology – is our annual discussion on the various ways millennials can maximize their potential and best influence and improve the current and future role of women; this goal has never been more relevant than today. Join the conversation for what might be an important day in your life.

Covid in Queens: Public Trust & Justice @ Online
Jul 8 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Covid in Queens: Public Trust & Justice @ Online | Sand Springs | Oklahoma | United States

Central Queens has seen some of the highest reported cases and deaths from COVID-19. Join a panel of community leaders and elected officials to discuss how we can expand the narrative around the virus and communities of color to also focus on ways to secure social justice and build public trust during this time and beyond. Free and open to the public; RSVP required.

Jul
10
Fri
2nd Annual Queens Book Fair @ Online
Jul 10 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
2nd Annual Queens Book Fair @ Online

The 2nd Annual Queens Book Fair will be happening online!!!
While the fair can’t take place in person as planned this year our authors, speakers, and vendors will be interacting with the community and share their products online on July 10, 11 and 12, 2019. Zoom link will be emailed to you upon registration

Jul
11
Sat
2nd Annual Queens Book Fair @ Online
Jul 11 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
2nd Annual Queens Book Fair @ Online

The 2nd Annual Queens Book Fair will be happening online!!!
While the fair can’t take place in person as planned this year our authors, speakers, and vendors will be interacting with the community and share their products online on July 10, 11 and 12, 2019. Zoom link will be emailed to you upon registration