Jun 5 – Nov 24 all-day
12:00 am
Enjoy farm-fresh produce grown right here at Queens Farm from spring thru fall. Over 80 varieties of fruits, vegetables, flowers, and herbs are featured throughout the season. Members always get 10% off and EBT & SNAP benefits are gladly accepted. We love when you BYOB (bring your own bags)! Wednesday–Sunday through November 3, 2019 Wed,
Queens County Farm Museum
2:00 pm
Queens Public Library and Lewis Latimer House Museum Present: Talk with David W. Blight, Pulitzer Prize-Winning Author of Frederick Douglass: Prophet of Freedom Join us for a presentation with the historian David W. Blight about his 2019 Pulitzer Prize-winning biography Frederick Douglass: Prophet of Freedom. Blight, a history professor and director of the Gilder Lehrman
Queens Public Library at Flushing (Auditorium)
6:00 pm
This fall, a group of 8 writers gathered at the Lewis Latimer House Museum to explore the topics of race & immigration. We will celebrate the conclusion of the workshop with readings by the participants. Join us to hear the incredible stories they have to tell. Friends, family, and others welcome! This event and the
Lewis Latimer House Museum
11:00 am
Come help the FMCP Environmental Team clear out and add new wood chips to the Pat Dolan Trail near Willow Lake Preserve! All tools provided (please bring gardening gloves if you have them), but space is limited. All ages and skill levels welcome.
Pat Dolan Trail at Willow Lake Preserve
Nov 19 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
11:00 am
Fun and Fitness for 55+ Seniors! Latin style dance fitness program that mixes low-intensity and high-intensity moves for an interval-style, calorie-burning dance fitness party. Perk up with fun exercise! All classes held at the Forest Park Seuffert Bandshell.
Forest Park Seufferet Bandshell
Nov 20 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
12:00 pm
Are you feeling overwhelmed and frustrated in your current job search? Join a community of mutual support in our Career Development Support Group. Network with other job seekers as you share and receive resources and tips to assist you in reaching your goals. Please RSVP with Carolyn Weinstein at Cweinstein@commonpointqueens.org or call 718-268-5011 ext. 167.
Commonpoint Queens Central Queens
1:30 pm
Celebrate The Giving Doll Experience with us! The Giving Doll was founded in 2006 in Ohio as a volunteer organization making dolls for children in St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital. Hear from New York chapter founder Maureen Ennis how they have made nearly 14,000 dolls since 2011 for children in need. Learn about the experience
Commonpoint Queens Sam Field Center
10:30 am
Join us for a free Conversation on Democracy from Humanities NY sponsored by the Friends of Maple Grove. Read an historic article from Humanities followed by a discussion. Light refreshments; free parking on cemetery grounds.
Victorian Admin Building at Maple Grove Cemetery
11:30 am
Join Book Culture LIC on Saturday, November 23rd at 11:30am for a special storytime with author Erin McGill, as she reads from her new picture books, Matchy Matchy and I Do Not Like That Name. The reading will be followed by a coloring activity. About Matchy Matchy: MARIA ALWAYS MATCHES, BUT MARIA DOESN’T WANT TO
Book Culture LIC
11:00 am
This service is a Cornbread and Cider Ceremony to be held on Sunday, November 24th at 11:00am. Its purpose is to inspire us to be thankful for nature’s gifts at this harvest season, and to honor those who gathered and transported the fruits of the harvest to us. The sharing of cornbread and cider provides
Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Queens
Nov 26 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
11:00 am
Fun and Fitness for 55+ Seniors! Latin style dance fitness program that mixes low-intensity and high-intensity moves for an interval-style, calorie-burning dance fitness party. Perk up with fun exercise! All classes held at the Forest Park Seuffert Bandshell.
Forest Park Seufferet Bandshell
Nov 30 @ 10:30 am – 4:30 pm
10:30 am
Come out to Steinway Street’s 1st ever Holiday Market on Sat., Nov. 30th and Sun., Dec. 1st., 10:30AM – 4:30PM at the Steinway Municipal Parking Lot #2 (on Steinway Street, between 31st Avenue and Broadway) SANTA CLAUS guest appearance, Sat., Nov. 30th from 12:00 PM to 3:00 PM Unique Merchandise Food Kids Activities Live Entertainment
Municipal Parking Lot #2
Dec 1 @ 10:30 am – 4:30 pm
10:30 am
Come out to Steinway Street’s 1st ever Holiday Market on Sat., Nov. 30th and Sun., Dec. 1st., 10:30AM – 4:30PM at the Steinway Municipal Parking Lot #2 (on Steinway Street, between 31st Avenue and Broadway) SANTA CLAUS guest appearance, Sat., Nov. 30th from 12:00 PM to 3:00 PM Unique Merchandise Food Kids Activities Live Entertainment
Municipal Parking Lot #2
1:00 pm
At 17-years old, Seymour Kaplan enlisted in the American Army and left Brooklyn to fight against Nazi Germany. He became a machine gunner with the 692nd Tank Destroyer Battalion attached to the 42nd Infantry Division. He was one of the first American soldiers to enter the Dachau concentration camp in April 1945. As a Yiddish
Commonpoint Queens Central Queens
8:00 am
Kids can explore the wonder of Santa in the digital age with HGTV’s Santa HQ at Queens Center! This holiday, check out the interactive Elf Academy at Santa HQ. You can try on the latest elf looks with Santa’s Magic Mirror, create your very own Elf-ID Card and scan yourself on the Naughty or Nice
Queens Center
Dec 7 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
10:00 am
Sat & Sun, December 7, 8, 14 & 15, 2019 2 sessions: 10:00 am–12:00 pm; 1:00 pm–3:00 pm Get in the holiday spirit with your own handmade evergreen wreath! Make a gorgeous wreath at this popular workshop. No experience necessary. We’ll show you the ropes and provide the materials; you only need to bring garden
Queens County Farm Museum
Dec 8 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
10:00 am
Sat & Sun, December 7, 8, 14 & 15, 2019 2 sessions: 10:00 am–12:00 pm; 1:00 pm–3:00 pm Get in the holiday spirit with your own handmade evergreen wreath! Make a gorgeous wreath at this popular workshop. No experience necessary. We’ll show you the ropes and provide the materials; you only need to bring garden
Queens County Farm Museum
Dec 8 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
11:00 am
It might be cold outside, but we promise you, Summer’s really not that far away! To help get you excited – and informed – about Summer 2020, we’re hosting Day Camp 101 sessions at Commonpoint Queens Central Queens on Sunday, December 8th, from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm, and at the Commonpoint Queens Sam Field
Commonpoint Queens Central Queens
Dec 14 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
10:00 am
Sat & Sun, December 7, 8, 14 & 15, 2019 2 sessions: 10:00 am–12:00 pm; 1:00 pm–3:00 pm Get in the holiday spirit with your own handmade evergreen wreath! Make a gorgeous wreath at this popular workshop. No experience necessary. We’ll show you the ropes and provide the materials; you only need to bring garden
Queens County Farm Museum
Dec 15 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
10:00 am
Sat & Sun, December 7, 8, 14 & 15, 2019 2 sessions: 10:00 am–12:00 pm; 1:00 pm–3:00 pm Get in the holiday spirit with your own handmade evergreen wreath! Make a gorgeous wreath at this popular workshop. No experience necessary. We’ll show you the ropes and provide the materials; you only need to bring garden
Queens County Farm Museum
Dec 15 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
11:00 am
It might be cold outside, but we promise you, Summer’s really not that far away! To help get you excited – and informed – about Summer 2020, we’re hosting Day Camp 101 sessions at Commonpoint Queens Central Queens on Sunday, December 8th, from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm, and at the Commonpoint Queens Sam Field
Commonpoint Queens Central Queens