Jun
20
Wed
QBG Farm & Compost Open Hours @ Queens Botanical Garden
Jun 20 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
QBG Farm & Compost Open Hours @ Queens Botanical Garden | New York | United States

Drop in at QBG Farm & Compost to see what’s growing! Founded in 2013, our farm demonstrates the link between composting and sustainable farming in the heart of Queens. Our organically managed farm produces a diversity of herbs, fruits, vegetables, and other beneficial plants.

Free with Garden Admission

Sep
27
Thu
The Collecting and Display of Contemporary Native American Art @ Kupferberg Holocaust Center @ Queensborough Community College
Sep 27 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
The Collecting and Display of Contemporary Native American Art @ Kupferberg Holocaust Center @ Queensborough Community College | New York | United States

Danyelle Means, the Consulting Curator for the upcoming Survivance & Sovereignty on Turtle Island Exhibit and former Exhibitions Director for the National Museum of the American Indian, Smithsonian Institution, will discuss her research on museum collections and exhibition practices. In particular, she will address Native American Art in the collections of European museums.
Part of the KHC/NEH 2018-19 Colloquium
Survivance on Turtle Island: Engaging with Native American Cultural Survival, Resistance, and Allyship

Oct
27
Sat
Many Faces of Love: Beyond Closed Doors @ Cambria Heights Public Library
Oct 27 @ 1:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Many Faces of Love: Beyond Closed Doors @ Cambria Heights Public Library | New York | United States

Many Faces of Love: Beyond Closed Doors
A workshop to increase awareness about healthy family relationships. To bring awareness on abusive relationships and provide hope, empowerment, support and confidence. By overcoming the stigma of broken lives, finding a foundation and learning what it means to build a healthy life.

On the program we will have:
– Understanding Family Violence with Wanda Best, MA, MPA, Artist, Executive Director, Art Transforms, Inc.

– Pieces of The Puzzle: Building and Re-Building with Crystal Haynes, Founder, HerSpark Inc.

– Credible Witness – Author Talk Back – Book Sales with the author of “I Never Thought I would be a Statistic,” Joanne M. Cherisma, LPN, Author, Founder of Beyond The Abuse