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
Since 2011, Empire State Tutors has specialized in helping students & adults achieve the academic success they’ve deserved. From identifying your academic needs to schedule options, we ensure that you receive the correct and accurate tutoring experience. visit us at: www.empirestatetutors.com
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
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
7:00 pm
Join Jewish National Fund-USA as we confront, reflect upon, and learn about the egregious ethical violations of physicians and the medical establishment in Germany and Austria during the Third Reich. While atrocities committed during the infamous medical experiments are well-known, learning more about these crimes against humanity during the Holocaust has been described as a
Zoom
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
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
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
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
12:00 am
This program is the closing event for Din Din, a series of free, socially distanced outdoor public events which use food and art to build community. Location: 39-22 29th St, Long Island City Program Schedule 7 – 9 pm The “Recalling Bitterness Tasting Menu” by Siri Lee and “Breakaway” by Heather Kapplow 9 – 10
Windmill Community Garden
12:00 am
Queens Theatre’s Summer Musical Theatre program returns IN PERSON! Rising young stars will create and perform an original pocket-sized musical play in just two weeks! Our program takes students through the entire process of creating a musical play from auditions to writing and rehearsing, culminating in a performance on our Mainstage. Working with our professional
Queens Theatre
9:30 am
“DigiMarCon America 2021 is your chance to … – Hear from some of the most audacious and thought-provoking speakers in the digital marketing, media, and advertising industry. – Gain insight into emerging strategies, the latest innovative technologies, and best practices to move your business to the next level. – Network with thought leaders, collaborate with
Online
Jul 31 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
2:00 pm
Come Meet With Diverse Authors, Poets, and many Artists. Come To Mingle and Have Fun. Live Music, Meet & Greet Authors, Giveaways, Book Winning Contest & Lots More… To register to be a vendor and exhibit at the fair call/text 516-256-9531 or go on https://www.cognitoforms.com/BeyondTheAbuseInc/VendorApplicationForm3rdQueensAnnualBookFairSummer2021 Once your application approved, you will be contacted. A flat
Online
Aug 1 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
2:00 pm
Come Meet With Diverse Authors, Poets, and many Artists. Come To Mingle and Have Fun. Live Music, Meet & Greet Authors, Giveaways, Book Winning Contest & Lots More… To register to be a vendor and exhibit at the fair call/text 516-256-9531 or go on https://www.cognitoforms.com/BeyondTheAbuseInc/VendorApplicationForm3rdQueensAnnualBookFairSummer2021 Once your application approved, you will be contacted. A flat
Online
12:00 am
Queens Theatre’s TFAC Summer Theatre Academy for Students with Disabilities takes students through the entire process of creating short original scenes, monologues, and songs. From idea sharing to writing and development to rehearsal and performance, our all-embracing program will help students to build confidence through collaboration and artistic expression. Working with our professional and dynamic
Queens Theatre At Home
9:00 am
Jewish National Fund-USA (JNF-USA) is celebrating its inaugural return to in-person events on August 9 with its 13th Annual Long Island Golf and Tennis Classic honoring Amy and Josh Goldman for their outstanding philanthropic contributions to the tri-state region. JNF-USA’s signature event for Long Island residents will take place at the historic Fresh Meadow Country
Fresh Meadow Country Club
12:00 am
DigiMarCon World 2021 is your chance to … – Hear from some of the most audacious and thought-provoking speakers in the digital marketing, media, and advertising industry. – Gain insight into emerging strategies, the latest innovative technologies, and best practices to move your business to the next level. – Network with thought leaders, collaborate with
online