12:00 am
While our doors are temporarily closed in accordance with COVID-19 social distancing measures, Flushing Town Hall shares our renowned, global arts programming online. Flushing Town Hall’s master Teaching Artists offer free, online classes in our second series of “FTH at HOME: Global Arts for Global Kids.” Each day school students and families will enjoy arts
Flushing Town Hall at Home
12:00 pm
The composer of West Side Story, chief conductor of the NY Philharmonic, a friend of the powerful, and the life of every party, Leonard Bernstein was an American celebrity. But to his daughter Jamie, Bernstein was above all the compulsive teacher and father who taught his daughter to love the world in all its beauty
virtual
7:00 pm
Fundraising for Individual Artists 101 with Jessica Peña, FTH Director of Development, and Jay House, FTH Grants Manager WED, OCT 28, 7 – 8 PM EDT on Zoom Webinars Join Jessica and Jay as they discuss an overview approach to fundraising tailored for individual artists. Learn strategies for getting financial and other types of support
Flushing Town Hall at Home
12:00 pm
Online trolls and fascist chat groups. Controversies over campus lectures. Cancel culture versus censorship. The daily hazards and debates surrounding free speech dominate headlines and fuel social media storms. In an era where one tweet can launch—or end—your career, learning to maneuver the fast-changing, treacherous landscape of public discourse has never been more urgent. As
virtual
2:30 pm
Kitchen Gardening with Queens Botanical Gardens In this live workshop we will explore the plants and seeds in our kitchens, learn to propagate them into exotic houseplants, and set up a growing chamber. Please come prepared with the following: a Ziploc bag or clear container, paper towel, water and choose from the following list of
Alley Pond Environmental Center
7:00 pm
Diwali Festival SAT, NOV 7, 7 PM EST STREAMING ON ZOOM On Saturday, November 7, Flushing Town Hall will celebrate the Festival of Lights with its sixth annual Diwali Festival–reimagined as a FREE virtual event. Our virtual celebration mixes live and pre-recorded content and opens with footage of a home traditionally decorated for Diwali and
Flushing Town Hall at Home
2:30 pm
Join APEC’s Animal Care Coordinator, Zachary Kaplan to learn about the many exciting things that are occurring in the animal care world at our Nature Center. Zachary will discuss the care and upkeep of close to 100 of APEC’s animal ambassadors, including snakes, turtles, lizards, frogs, guinea pigs, birds, rabbits, spiders, fish, and more. Adults
Alley Pond Environmental Center
4:00 pm
Health & Wellness Fair. All aspects of health and wellness are welcome. Open to Seniors and adult children of seniors.Our health fair is an educational and interactive event that provides preventive methods, medical screenings to people in the community, and healthcare/insurance information. We will have a variety of vendors including Fidelis, Empire BlueShield, Affinity Health
Parsons Community School