Oct
23
Fri
Work & Tot @ Work & Tot
Oct 23 @ 8:30 am – 5:00 pm

What is Work & Tot?

Work & Tot is a niche Co-Working and Play-Care Space with on-site Micro-Learning Pod based in Rego Park, Queens. We offer parents a flexible, safe & convenient solution to better balance work, child care & now remote learning. With updated safety measures & guidelines we look forward to welcoming parents & kids to an environment designed with you in mind.

Work & Tot Passes

We offer various family passes for you and your kids to join us. These passes include help with virtual learning, active play & supplemental curriculum, and co-working space for the parents.

The Amazing Maize Maze @ Queens County Farm Museum
Oct 23 @ 11:30 am – 4:00 pm
The Amazing Maize Maze @ Queens County Farm Museum | New York | United States

Van Gogh’s Sunflowers is “on exhibit” in Queens as the Amazing Maize Maze on weekends through October 30. The maze experience begins with a Stalk Talk and a Sunflowers themed gameboard. It culminates with bragging rights as mazers find their way to Victory Bridge. New York City’s only corn maze is open Friday, Saturday and Sunday beginning September 18 through October 30 and Monday, October 12, 2020. It’s open Saturdays, Sundays* and Columbus Day 11:00 am – 4:30 pm; and 12:00 pm – 4:30 pm on Fridays. Maze tickets are $12/$8 (ages 12 & under) at queensfarm.org. (*note: On 9/20 & 9/27 maze is open as part of September Sundays; tickets at queensfarm.org.)

Resume / Interview Workshop @ Online
Oct 23 @ 3:00 pm
Resume / Interview Workshop @ Online

Join our career builder workshop on Friday October 23, 2020 12pm PST / 3pm EST that would include:
1. Resume builder
– Key tips to optimize your resume
– Discuss your resume Objective
– Discuss content, language and design best practices
2. Interview Preparation
– Review common interview questions and how to answer them.
3. Cover Letter ” & “Job Search Tips

This session will be facilitated by Biochemist, Natural hair and beauty enthusiast, Digital lifestyle content creator And online entrepreneur, Jennifer Jackson.

Oct
24
Sat
Harvest Weekends @ Queens County Farm Museum
Oct 24 all-day
Harvest Weekends @ Queens County Farm Museum | New York | United States

Harvest Weekends begin October 3rd through October 25th showcasing fall on the farm. Queens Farm gate admission is free so that visitors can enjoy wandering the grounds to see the fall foliage and scoop up their pumpkins from the farm’s Pumpkin Patch. The farm also features hayrides, its seasonal farmstand with a variety of Hudson Valley apples, donuts, fresh cider and apple pies for a taste of New York! The farm store sells seasonal mums, locally-made jams and honey. Activities are priced separately. All proceeds support the care and operations of the historic farm. Harvest Weekends run Saturday and Sunday, October 3 through October 25 and Monday, October 12, 2020 from 11:00 am – 4:30 pm. Details & Covid visitor guidelines at queensfarm.org.

WomensActivism.NYC Story-a-thon @ Online - Zoom
Oct 24 @ 10:00 am – 12:43 pm
WomensActivism.NYC Story-a-thon @ Online - Zoom | New York | United States

Whether you’re a writer and storyteller or a genealogy or history buff, you can help us write women into history! Please join us for a live, virtual write-in event on Saturday, October 24th. Our goal: writing and gathering stories of all the women who have improved our lives, from an ancestor or relative to world leaders, as well as everyday heroines like teachers, entrepreneurs, artists, and healthcare workers.

The Amazing Maize Maze @ Queens County Farm Museum
Oct 24 @ 11:30 am – 4:00 pm
The Amazing Maize Maze @ Queens County Farm Museum | New York | United States

Van Gogh’s Sunflowers is “on exhibit” in Queens as the Amazing Maize Maze on weekends through October 30. The maze experience begins with a Stalk Talk and a Sunflowers themed gameboard. It culminates with bragging rights as mazers find their way to Victory Bridge. New York City’s only corn maze is open Friday, Saturday and Sunday beginning September 18 through October 30 and Monday, October 12, 2020. It’s open Saturdays, Sundays* and Columbus Day 11:00 am – 4:30 pm; and 12:00 pm – 4:30 pm on Fridays. Maze tickets are $12/$8 (ages 12 & under) at queensfarm.org. (*note: On 9/20 & 9/27 maze is open as part of September Sundays; tickets at queensfarm.org.)

O fortuna from Carmina Burana by Friends of Maple Grove @ Friends of Maple Grove - Online Presentation
Oct 24 @ 4:00 pm
O fortuna from Carmina Burana by Friends of Maple Grove @ Friends of Maple Grove - Online Presentation | New York | United States

Join us at 4 PM on Sat 10/24/20 for this special presentation. The program will be posted on our Facebook page on 10/24/20 or can be requested by email.
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC8R7-vfqwYQWRQnCGKjhAIg

This concert is dedicated to the famous European Opera singer Marie Van Gelder (1861-1935). Born in Amsterdam, Marie was a soprano educated at Boston Conservatory. She performed in NYC and Berlin. After 1896 she returned to the Netherlands and she sang and taught in Berlin in 1902 and 1903. Marie specialized in Wagner roles and also sang in oratorios. Later she taught and became the head of the voice department at the Women’s College of Alabama. She died of a heart attack at St. Patrick’s Cathedral in New York City on 13 Oct 1935 and was buried with her father at Maple Grove. Gerardus Martinus Van Gelder (1829-1878) was a music teacher in Holland and New York City.

Maze by Moonlight @ Queens County Farm Museum
Oct 24 @ 5:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Maze by Moonlight @ Queens County Farm Museum | New York | United States

Queens Farm’s Maze by Moonlight adds a new element of challenge to the maze experience. Somehow the rustling of the corn and the crickets seem amplified as darkness sets in. Maze by Moonlight is open exclusively on Saturday, October 3, and October 24, 2020, from 5:30-9:30 pm. For COVID visitor guidelines, see queensfarm.org.