12:00 am
Axons Dance Theatre presents Invisible Decorum as part of Fertile Ground series March performance. Invisible Decorum, choreographed by Joan Liu and danced by Saeko Hayashi, Marisa Pisano, and Dominique Robinson, delves into how cultural backgrounds affect our lives both consciously and subconsciously. Donate at https://www.greenspacestudio.org/fertile-ground to receive a viewing link.
Green Space (virtual)
12:00 am
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EMPIRE STATE TUTORS
Jun 8 – Jul 31 all-day
12:00 am
FERTILE GROUND has supported emerging and established artists for 15 seasons, featuring the work of six different choreographers in Jan-June 2021, presenting a total of 42 artists across seven showings. The non-curated program features six dance makers per performance and profits diverse levels of experience, backgrounds, age of artists, and dance aesthetics. Fertile Ground Artists
ONLINE/Green Space
12:00 am
REGISTER HERE: https://withfriends.co/event/10821639/digital_drink_and_draw_june_edition Zoom link sent upon registration BYOB + art supplies. Hosted by Lexy Ho-Tai (@lexymakesthings, she/her) About Drink + Draw Each week we have four amazing models, most of whom are artists and performers. To see images of previous models and some drawings, visit the Digital Drink + Draw album! Feel free to
Zoom
Jun 8 @ 1:30 pm – 4:30 pm
1:30 pm
NYC Public schools are not in session on June 8th. APEC has you covered: Young learners will meet for an engaging afternoon of productive learning and fun in a relaxed environment that will include nature literacy, STEM activity, games, outdoor nature exploration, and animal meet and greet. In this workshop, children will be challenged to
Alley Pond Environmental Center
8:00 pm
Join Jewish National Fund-USA on Tuesday, June 8, 2021, at 8:00 pm ET as we honor three New York professionals for their outstanding community involvement and leadership at a virtual award gala featuring academy award-winning actors Henry Winkler and Marlee Matlin. Deborah Riegel, Partner, Rosenberg & Estis, P.c., is the recipient of Leonard Litwin New
Zoom Virtual Event
7:00 pm
Join author Thomas Hynes for a talk on the oyster’s outsized impact in New York City, how the bivalve shaped the city, and how oysters might be the city’s best chance at a clean and healthy tomorrow. The oyster plays a starring role in New York City’s history, informing not just the city’s menus but
Alley Pond Environmental Center
3:30 pm
Join us for a special program with Beam Center Youth Leaders. Learn the basics of Light Painting and create a DIY light painting at home! The practice of Light Painting, or Light Drawing, dates back to the late 1880s and was initially used to track human motion. Light painting has since become a popular alternative
Lewis Latimer House Museum
7:00 pm
Did you ever listen to a song written by one of the greats and hear a phrase that made you say, “did I just hear what I think I heard?” In this fun and tuneful show, Mark Nadler explores the theory that Cole Porter, Noel Coward, Larry Hart, and Billy Strayhorn meant what you think
Flushing Town Hall at Home
7:30 pm
The event will be streamed live on Flushing Town Hall’s YouTube channel. A celebration of the vibrant and diverse Asian American contemporary dance in the New York metropolitan area. Produced by Nai-Ni Chen and presented by Flushing Town Hall, the virtual festival, in its 7th season, brings together some of the best and the most
Flushing Town Hall at Home
Jun 14 – Jun 20 all-day
12:00 am
Long Island City Partnership’s signature community celebration returns for its 8th annual year—but with a twist! This year LIC Springs to Summer! will be a series of events, promotions, and performances throughout Long Island City from your favorite LIC businesses, organizations, and cultural institutions beginning Monday, June 14th and going through Sunday, June 20th. As
Long Island City
12:00 am
Hilton NY JFK Job Fair OPEN POSITIONS AVAILABLE BENEFITS OFFERED  ROOM ATTENDANT  HOUSEMAN  GUEST SERVICE AGENT  FIRE LIFE SAFETY DIRECTOR/SECURITY OFFICER (MUST HAVE LICENSES)  LINE COOK  TELEPHONE OPERATOR/PBX  MAINTENANCE MECHANIC
Hilton NY JFK
3:30 pm
Join Latimer House for a unique multigenerational Juneteenth program led by artist Tasha Dougé! Lewis Latimer’s invention of the carbon filament will serve as a metaphor and a tool to illuminate the contributions of African Americans in the pursuit of liberation. Participants will use symbols and iconography to create paper cutouts exploring themes of freedom
Lewis Latimer House Museum
5:00 pm
Acompáñanos jueves 17 de junio a las 5:00 pm Live en Facebook para una charla sobre el Virus Covid-19 y la Vacuna para niños. Informacion actualizada sobre: Las Vacunas de Covid-19 para niños y adolescentes de 12-18 años. Las diferentes vacunas disponibles. El uso de mascarillas (Guia) Charla con: Angelica Cifuentes Kottkamp, MD – Associate
virtual
Jun 17 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
7:00 pm
Join Jocelyn Perez of Herban Garden as we take a deep dive into the world of Mugwort (Artemesia Vulgaris). Mugwort is a plant that has garnered quite a reputation as a magical herb and has been believed to have a deep connection with the human psyche. In this workshop, we will explore Mugwort’s ecology, traditional
Alley Pond Environmental Center
7:00 pm
This event will be performed and streamed LIVE from Flushing Town Hall’s Theater. Tickets: $5 (plus $1 service fee) https://ci.ovationtix.com/35689/production/1052328 Multi-award-winning vocalist, Marieann Meringolo, presents “Here’s to the Ladies! A Salute to Great Ladies of Song,” celebrating such icons as Peggy Lee, Barbra Streisand, Joni Mitchell, Dionne Warwick, and more.
Flushing Town Hall at Home
7:00 pm
Tickets: $10 https://ci.ovationtix.com/35689/production/1050428 The Queens Jazz Orchestra Ensemble will be performed and streamed LIVE from Flushing Town Hall’s Theater. This concert will present the core rhythm section of the larger Queens Jazz Orchestra in a special program honoring NEA Jazz Master Jimmy Heath who passed away on January 19, 2020, at the age of 93.
Flushing Town Hall at Home
Jun 19 all-day
12:00 am
QUEENS CELEBRATES #JUNETEENTH Commemorating 156 years of Black Power on Juneteenth at Roy Wilkins Park since the last enslaved people in Galveston, TX was freed. A sustainable and historic festival for the South East Queens community that highlights, celebrates, and commemorates our Black Ancestors and their journey to liberation through Juneteenth. In partnership with community
Roy Wilkins Park
12:00 am
Join certified forest therapy guide, Linda Lombardo, on a walk to reconnect with the natural world around us. We will wander the trails, slow down and notice what most of the world simply walks past; the beauty of nature as we welcome Summer. Ground yourself and connect with the trees as you create some nature
Alley Pond Environmental Center
4:00 pm
Join us for this long-awaited virtual concert and memorial unveiling! The Lewis Latimer House Museum will give a taped presentation about the meaning of the Juneteenth celebrations. Hear the compelling story of Millie Tunnell, born into slavery in 18th century Virginia and her life in freedom with her family in Jamaica in the 19th century.
Friends of Maple Grove - Online Presentation
12:00 am
Queens Theatre is proud to present the fourth year of its Theatre for All Training Program, taking place in June 2021. Due to the coronavirus, this year’s workshops and events will be hosted virtually by Queens Theatre. Applications are due by Friday, May 28, 2021, at 12 pm EST. The program is offered as part
Queens Theatre At Home
Jun 20 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
1:00 pm
Celebrate the upcoming Summer Solstice, which ushers in the new season, with a guided walk led by Jocelyn Perez who will discuss plant species found in the park, especially those associated with the Solstice and its traditional folklore. Due to COVID-19 concerns, masks are required. Registration required. Recommended to bring: a notebook and pencil, camera,
Alley Pond Environmental Center
6:00 pm
QUEENS, N.Y.—May 30, 2021—Caribbean Folk Group the Braata Folk Singers will be expanding their repertoire in their first live production since the pandemic began. The New York-based group will include inspirational and reggae songs at their June 20, 2021 concert. The Braata Folk Singers, under the creative direction of Jamaican-born actor, singer, and producer Andrew
Jamaica Performing Arts Cener
Jun 22 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
2:00 pm
The Council for Airport Opportunity, Commonpoint Queens, and Neighborhood Housing Services of Queens will host a virtual orientation Tuesday, June 22 for jobseekers to discuss employment opportunities at LaGuardia Airport. Available positions include food service/retail, cashiers, bartenders, baristas, hospitality, customer service, and CDL Drivers. Register at bit.ly/34oenpw. For more information, please contact Catherine de la
virtual
Jun 22 @ 6:00 pm
6:00 pm
Join us Tuesday, June 22, 2021, at 6 pm EST/3 pm PST as we discussed budgeting, savings, and financial planning with Patricia Belfort. Entrance is Free.- For more information, please write us at info@beyondtheabuse.org or call 516-800-7686.
Via Zoom
Jun 23 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
5:30 pm
Come and meet the edible plants of Alley Pond Park with wild foods author Marie Viljoen. On a two-hour midsummer stroll, we will identify a cosmopolitan botanical population as diverse as the borough of Queens. From exotic plants and so-called “weeds” to native species, we will walk and talk about plants that are valued or
Alley Pond Environmental Center
7:00 pm
Join Susan Golden, retired high school teacher and officer on the Board of Trustees of the Hackensack Riverkeeper. Susan speaks regularly about a variety of environmental issues and leads engaging, interactive discussions that encourage insightful questions from her audience. Can 21st Century humans live in harmony with the natural world around them? This presentation explores
Alley Pond Environmental Center
7:00 pm
Join Jewish National Fund-USA IsraelCast host Steven Shalowitz and author Noa Tishby for a live Q&A session about her book, Israel: A Simple Guide to the Most Misunderstood Country on Earth. While many seem to have opinions about Israel, few know all the facts. Noa Tishby fills in the information gap by offering a fresh,
Jun 24 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
9:00 am
Help save lives by donating blood at a community-based blood drive in Sunnyside, Queens. New York Blood Center is holding the drive from 9 am – 3 pm at Sunnyside Community Services. Appointments are strongly recommended. Walk-ins will be accepted if space allows. Make an appointment by calling 1-800-933-2566 or online at https://donate.nybc.org/donor/schedules/drive_schedule/292050
Sunnyside Community Services
7:00 pm
This event will be performed and streamed LIVE from Flushing Town Hall’s Theater. Buy tickets to receive the LIVE link and get a reminder! Tickets: $5 (plus $1 service fee) Obie Award-winning actor and singer Darius de Haas (Broadway’s “Rent”, “Shuffle Along”, “Kiss Of The Spiderwoman”, and Amazon’s “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel”) performs the music
Flushing Town Hall at Home