Jun 6 – Jun 27 all-day
12:00 am
Experiment in the medium of watercolor with the farm landscape as your backdrop! Local Queens artist Denis Ponsot will provide instruction and demo all the “shop tricks” in watercolor painting. Beginning and experienced students are welcome and will explore a variety of techniques with an emphasis on developing one’s own style. Demonstrations of color and
Queens County Farm Museum
7:30 pm
2019 marks the 80th Anniversary of the Whitestone Bridge, which opened to traffic on April 29, 1939. Jason Antos, author of Images of America: Whitestone, will do a presentation on the remarkable history of this connection between Queens and the Bronx, and gateway to the 1939 World’s Fair. Learn some fascinating facts as Jason chronicles
Bayside Historical Society
Jun 22 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
11:00 am
Queens Farm cultivates 30 varieties of annual and perennial herbs. Join our farmer and resident herbalist, Phoebe Greenberg, to learn more about growing and using herbs for their medicinal benefits. This class will explore some of the properties of specific herbs grown on the farm and provide a variety of simple ways you can harness
Queens County Farm Museum
5:00 pm
Artist Shervone Neckles’ installation Beacon Shade Sail affirms the Lewis Latimer House Museum’s sense of place and belonging within the Flushing and greater Queens community, and honors the “groundbreaking” lifework of inventor Lewis H. Latimer. The outdoor installation features two triangular-shaped shade sails which function as a focal point to attract the local public and
Lewis Latimer House Museum
Jun 22 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
7:00 pm
This workshop will be held on Saturdays at noon at the Maspeth Library on April 13 and 27; May 4, 11 and 18; June 1, 8, 15, 22 and 29. Space is limited, with people welcomed on a first-come, first-served basis. They don’t have to attend every week to be a part of it. Taught
Maspeth Library
Jun 25 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 am
8:00 am
Please Join the LIC Partnership in collaboration with Bank of America Merrill Lynch for a panel discussion on trade, tariffs & taxes. This informative session will include a business, subject matter experts, and government representatives who will speak about the opportunities and challenges in today’s global economy. Businesses will also learn from government representatives about
LIC Conference Center - Queensboro Room
Jun 29 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
7:00 pm
This workshop will be held on Saturdays at noon at the Maspeth Library on April 13 and 27; May 4, 11 and 18; June 1, 8, 15, 22 and 29. Space is limited, with people welcomed on a first-come, first-served basis. They don’t have to attend every week to be a part of it. Taught
Maspeth Library
Jul 9 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
7:00 pm
This two-hour class (with handouts + practical exercises + Q&A!) is created to give you a basic, crucial grounding in the financial aspects of being “in business” as a creative, artist, and cultural worker.
Flux Factory
3:00 pm
Bang on a Can and The Noguchi Museum present the New York-based guitar and percussion duo 75 Dollar Bill, performing their unique blend of sound from Northwest Africa by way of Mississippi and New York No Wave. As 75 Dollar Bill, plywood crate percussionist Rick Brown and guitarist Che Chen make electric, richly patterned music
The Noguchi Museum
12:00 am
Mundos Alternos: Art and Science Fiction in the Americas brings together contemporary artists from across the Americas who have tapped into science fiction’s capacity to imagine new realities, both utopian and dystopian. Science fiction offers a unique artistic landscape in which to explore the colonial enterprise that shaped the Americas and to present alternative perspectives speculating
Queens Museum