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Survival: The Exhibition
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
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First Tuesdays Presents Duane Esposito & Ralph Nazareth 6:30 pm
First Tuesdays Presents Duane Esposito & Ralph Nazareth @ Espresso 77
Jun 2 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
First Tuesdays Presents Duane Esposito & Ralph Nazareth @ Espresso 77
Ralph Nazarethis a poet, teacher and publisher. Born and raised in Mangalore, with a brief spell in Bombay, Nazareth got his Ph.D. in English Literature from the State University of New York at Stony Brook in 1974. After forty years of teaching at SUNY Stony Brook & Purchase, UT Austin & Nassau Community College, he
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Council for Airport Opportunity 2:00 pm
Council for Airport Opportunity @ Virtual
Jun 3 @ 2:00 pm
Council for Airport Opportunity @ Virtual
Commonpoint Queens Adult Workforce Department presents a virtual recruitment event Wednesday, June 3 with the Council for Airport Opportunity. Jobseekers can meet CAO Account Manager Glenna to discuss open positions at both JFK and LaGuardia Airports. Available positions include: – Warehouse Cargo Agents – Supervisory & Management positions – Security Temperature Taker – General Maintainers
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FTH Zoom Hang with Queens Artists: Q’Artz! 5:00 pm
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
Roopa in Flux 8:00 pm
Roopa in Flux @ Flushing Town Hall
Jun 5 @ 8:00 pm
Roopa in Flux @ Flushing Town Hall | New York | United States
Led by versatile Indian classical vocalist Roopa Mahadevan, Roopa In Flux is an ensemble of musical wanderers venturing beyond the established traditions that shaped them. Voice, piano, violin, and percussion band together for a sound grounded in classical and jazz/soul forms from around the world, using novel arrangements and improvisational spark to express a contemporary
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The National Arts Drive
The National Arts Drive @ Nationwide
Jun 6 all-day
The National Arts Drive @ Nationwide
The National Arts Drive is a fundraiser for local artists and creatives across the country (film, fashion, music, art, performance…). On Saturday, June 6, 2020, we’re inviting artists across the U.S to showcase and perform from front lawns, driveways, balconies, and stoops We’re also inviting the community to drive through suburban streets and city blocks
5th Annual LIC Post Waterfront 5K 9:00 am
5th Annual LIC Post Waterfront 5K @ Hunter's Point South Park
Jun 6 @ 9:00 am
5th Annual LIC Post Waterfront 5K @ Hunter's Point South Park | New York | United States
The LIC Post Waterfront 5K returns to the streets and parks of Long Island City for the fifth year. This family-friendly run/walk starts and ends at Hunter’s Point South Park and takes people along one of the most scenic running routes in the city. In addition to the 5K, the event also features the ‘Center
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Virtual Family Yoga 10:00 am
Virtual Family Yoga @ Virtual
Jun 7 @ 10:00 am
Virtual Family Yoga @ Virtual
Join us for Virtual Family Yoga Sunday, June 7 with our Yoga Instructor Robyn Saling! This workshop is designed for children ages 2-6 and their families. Our yogi adventure includes imaginative poses, creative play, and special time to connect with your child. Workshop will be held on Zoom – link will be provided after registration.
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Native American Pottery and Archaeology
Native American Pottery and Archaeology @ Queens Historical Society
Jun 8 all-day
Native American Pottery and Archaeology @ Queens Historical Society | New York | United States
Learn about the borough’s history and the early residents who shaped the current landscape during our digital visit program on June 8. For those who like to dig in the dirt, we will do some artifact analysis as we see how archaeology can explain what happened long ago!
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Bilingual Community Health Worker Training Recruitment 2:00 pm
Bilingual Community Health Worker Training Recruitment @ Virtual
Jun 10 @ 2:00 pm
Bilingual Community Health Worker Training Recruitment @ Virtual
Commonpoint Queens is currently accepting applicants for its bilingual community health worker training program with LaGuardia Community College. We are hosting a virtual recruitment event Wednesday, June 10 for potential applicants to learn more about the program. Beginner/Intermediate ESL classes will be held beginning in June 2020, while intermediate/advanced ESL classes will begin in Fall
Virtual Jazz Jam 7:00 pm
Virtual Jazz Jam @ Flushing Town Hall
Jun 10 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Virtual Jazz Jam @ Flushing Town Hall | New York | United States
Save the date: the second WEDNESDAY of the month for our Virtual Jazz Jam! Led by Carol Sudhalter and our wonderful house band, the jam welcomes musicians including our jazz jammers from Queens/Long Island, as well as newcomers from around the world, to share their music, lift our spirits and honor those we have lost.
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Virtual STEAM Workshop-Engineering With Paper 3:30 pm
Virtual STEAM Workshop-Engineering With Paper @ Lewis Latimer House Museum
Jun 11 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Virtual STEAM Workshop-Engineering With Paper @ Lewis Latimer House Museum | New York | United States
Participants will examine the objects around them in the spaces they inhabit and think of them as simple objects. By breaking furniture and decor into primitive shapes, they will be able to build them out of paper using a basic set of techniques. They will use these techniques to create a new, remixed, or fantastic
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Home/Land Artists Talk + Q&A 3:00 pm
Home/Land Artists Talk + Q&A @ Lewis Latimer House Museum
Jun 13 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Home/Land Artists Talk + Q&A @ Lewis Latimer House Museum | New York | United States
*Please RSVP to receive instructions on joining the virtual workshop. Join four artists from Lewis Latimer House Museum’s special exhibition Home/Land, for a live discussion and Q&A, moderated by curator Katheryn Fuller. Home/Land looks at the influence of the Fugitive Slave Act on Lewis Latimer’s family and the tactics used to detain, deport, and re-enslave
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Journey to Freedom: The Underground Railroad and Abolitionists
Journey to Freedom: The Underground Railroad and Abolitionists @ Queens Historical Society
Jun 19 all-day
Journey to Freedom: The Underground Railroad and Abolitionists @ Queens Historical Society | New York | United States
History shall never be forgotten. This #Juneteenth, join QHS to celebrate the Emancipation of the enslaved African Americans in the State. We are here with you, in memory of the pioneer abolitionists; in support of the freedom and justice that have been delayed for black people. This program will put you in the shoes of
A Virtual Tribute to Jimmy Heath (FB LIVE) 7:00 pm
A Virtual Tribute to Jimmy Heath (FB LIVE) @ Flushing Town Hall
Jun 19 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
A Virtual Tribute to Jimmy Heath (FB LIVE) @ Flushing Town Hall | New York | United States
https://www.facebook.com/events/775525409631933/ A Virtual Tribute to Jimmy Heath (FB LIVE) Friday, June 19, 7 PM EDT Flushing Town Hall will celebrate the life and legacy of NEA Jazz Master Jimmy Heath, the Music Director of the Queens Jazz Orchestra, in a virtual tribute – “I’m Back Swinging Again! – on Friday, June 19. Mr. Heath, who
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Virtual Open Mic & Community Share 3:00 pm
Virtual Open Mic & Community Share @ Lewis Latimer House Museum
Jun 20 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Virtual Open Mic & Community Share @ Lewis Latimer House Museum | New York | United States
Please sign up to receive details on joining the event. Join the Lewis Latimer House Museum and Newtown Literary for an culminating open mic event to wrap up our 2020 spring Writing on Race and Immigration series. We welcome all who have attended any of our workshops to sign up to read work that was
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CrossCurrent Contemporary Dance Virtual Festival  7:00 pm
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
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Census 2020: Backwards and Beyond
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
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Assessment of Basic Language Learning Skills
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