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)
2:15 pm
Named by NPR as one of the top 10 bands in the US – DDAT combines hip hop, jazz, funk and soul with an original southwestern feel. DDAT consists of four talented musicians – Chris Bidtah (Navajo) on vocals, Delbert Anderson (Navajo) on trumpet, Nicholas Lucero on drums, and Mike McCluhan on bass. Full of
Flushing Town Hall
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
Nov 17 @ 6:00 pm
6:00 pm
On November 17th, join The Astoria Music Project as they present the second concert in their “Music, She Wrote” season with a celebration of works by women of color. Pieces by Florence Price, Modesta Bor, Zenobia Powell Perry, Teresa Carreño, Maria Grever and more. Mezzo-soprano Linda Collazo and cellist Aaron Stokes perform alongside the AMP
Church of the Redeemer
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
12:00 am
NYU Tandon School of Engineering’s Institute of Design & Construction Innovation Hub is hosting its inaugural forum on November 21, 2019. Join with colleagues as thought leaders explore the concept of innovation in the construction industry and how the IDC Innovation Hub can assist in making a positive difference in the ways the construction industry
NYC School Construction Authority,
Nov 22 @ 8:00 pm – 8:30 pm
8:00 pm
A romantic love story between dancers of Modern Ballet and Colombian Folklore. November 22 -December 15, 2019 Fridays and Saturdays 8pm Sundays 4PM
Thalia Spanish Theatre
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
Nov 23 @ 8:00 pm
8:00 pm
The Boy Band Project is an interactive boy band cover group that expertly reimages the sound, movement and energy of the world’s most fascinating musical phenomenon obsession! With talent direct from Broadway, and featuring the music of NSYNC, Backstreet Boys, Hanson, One Direction, Boyz II Men, and more, the room is instantly transformed into a
The Lexington Center
Nov 29 @ 10:00 pm – Nov 30 @ 3:00 am
10:00 pm
You’ve carved the turkey, sliced the pumpkin pie, and pushed through the midnight crowds at Target: you deserve a break! Brush off your best white and neon clothes and come dance away the holiday scaries at our Black Friday Black Light Party! Join us at our indoor Glow In The Dark Party, complete with black
Katch Astoria
12:00 am
An adaptation of “Alice in Wonderland” for adults, about an artist who falls through her canvas into a dark and comical world.
The Plaxall Gallery
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 pm
Acclaimed pianist/composer/arranger Roberta Piket’s revelatory sextet project shines a warm, loving light on the compositions of legendary jazz pianist Marian McPartland. McPartland was eulogized in 2013 as a supremely elegant and accomplished jazz stylist who gracefully conversed and collaborated with a vast array of fellow improvisers from her perch as a beloved public radio host.
Flushing Town Hall
12:00 am
Join OutRight Action International for our annual OutSummit One Day conference. This unique event brings together international and US-based activists for a day of networking, panels, and workshops on human rights relating to sexual orientation, gender identity and intersex issues.
CUNY School of Law
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 13 @ 10:30 pm – Dec 14 @ 3:00 am
10:30 pm
Quiet Events returns to Katch Astoria for a hot night of Caribbean and Latin dancing! At 10:30pm the party kicks off with 2 live DJ’s and 1 instructor teaching salsa dance moves. This spot has a perfect dance floor for all you salseros out there! At 11:30pm all 3 DJ’s will be live and you’ll
Katch Astoria
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 20 @ 10:00 pm – Dec 21 @ 2:00 am
10:00 pm
Surprise!! We have a brand new party coming your way. It’s the holiday season and we’re giving back to our loyal partiers and the community. We’ll have our 3 live DJ’s spinning your favorite jams all night, while we raffle off items ranging from free tickets to a 50” TV! Raffles will be happening all
Bohemian Hall & Beer Garden