12:00 am
One of the pastries Guyanese / Guyanese-American people love to snack on is pine tart. It is a shortcrust pastry filled with fresh pineapple filling. Guyana is a Caribbean country that is located at the top tip of South America. It was once a part of three Guianas: French Guiana, Dutch Guyana, and British Guiana.
Online
Jan 18 @ 9:00 am – 7:15 pm
9:00 am
Commonpoint Queens is pleased to offer a range of virtual and in-person opportunities that will empower all members of the community to make a difference this MLK Day and beyond. January 18 in-person events: Prepare Care Packages for Needy Households (8:45 am-10:45 am) Commonpoint Queens will provide lunch and care packages to homebound seniors and
Commonpoint Queens Sam Field Center
10:00 am
Join Commonpoint Queens for a blood drive and bone marrow registration in partnership with NY Blood Center on January 18 at our Sam Field Center in Little Neck in honor of National Blood Donor Month and MLK Day. Appointments strongly encouraged; walk-ins allowed if scheduling and social distancing guidelines permit. Schedule an appointment at https://donate.nybc.org/donor/schedules/drive_schedule/287015.
Commonpoint Queens Sam Field Center
4:00 pm
Join FTH Deputy Director Sami Abu Shumays as he talks about what makes a compelling grant application. Whether applying for an artist grant, residency, or other opportunities, there are common questions funders ask for in their applications. During this workshop, we will go over some of those commonly asked questions to help you write a better
Flushing Town Hall at Home
Jan 29 @ 1:00 pm – Feb 7 @ 6:00 pm
1:00 pm
Gift in the Wound⁣. Curated by Noah Phillips⁣. “Without the weight given by a wound consciously realized, [one] will lead a provisional life.” — Robert Bly⁣ ⁣ The Gift In The Wound highlights the work of artists who have confronted their fears, traumas, and shadows, and emerged on the other side with unexpected insights, treasures, and talents
Flux Factory
7:00 pm
In honor of Black History Month, Flushing Town Hall presents its Black History Trilogy, a three-part series of outstanding Broadway performers showcasing the music and speeches of influential African American artists, scholars, and leaders. Alton Fitzgerald White kicks off the Trilogy in “John Lewis: A Pioneer for Justice” on Friday, February 5 at 7:00 PM.
Flushing Town Hall at Home
2:00 pm
For centuries, people in China have celebrated the Lunar New Year in temple fairs with performances and food to start off a good year. This year, we will celebrate together virtually. Please join us for live performances, arts and crafts, and food demonstrations to celebrate the arrival of the Year of the Ox and the
Flushing Town Hall at Home
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