12:00 am
Learn about the borough’s history and the early residents who shaped the current landscape during our digital visit program on May 8. For those who like to dig in the dirt, we will do some artifact analysis as we see how archaeology can explain what happened long ago!
Online
May 8 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
1:00 pm
URL: https://zoom.us/j/283009195 or join by phone: (646) 558-8656 Meeting ID: 283 009 195
Zoom
7:00 pm
Gustavo Casenave won his first Latin Grammy Award on November 14, 2019 for the Best Instrumental Album just a few days before his concert at Flushing Town Hall November 22, 2019. Also as a Steinway Artist and ACE Awardee, pianist and composer Gustavo Casenave, features his eclectic quartet, together with 2018 Grammy-winning bassist Pedro Giraudo,
Facebook Watch
4:00 pm
Join us for a live streaming event starting at 4 PM on Sat. 5/9/20, featuring Finish pianist Markus Kaitila, live from New York City. https://www.facebook.com/pg/FriendsOfMapleGrovecemetery/events/
Online on our Facebook page
12:00 am
Date: May 11, 2020, Monday Time: 2:30 pm (*Roll-in starts at 2:00 pm, the educator will be there to help get our audience set up)
Online
May 14 @ 1:00 pm
1:00 pm
Open to anyone and everyone! As a way to stay together and connected while we are apart, we will be hosting a Zoom Community Hang every Thursday at 1 PM EST. You can participate with or without video (though we’d love to see your smiling faces!). Please join us so we can check-in, say hello
Flushing Town Hall at Home
May 15 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
1:00 pm
URL: https://zoom.us/j/283009195 or join by phone: (646) 558-8656 Meeting ID: 283 009 195
Zoom
May 15 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
7:00 pm
Award-winning musician Joe Kye brings his unique blend of violin looping, electronics, singing, and storytelling, with special guest, Chinese-American hip-hop artist Jason Chu. Migrants tells the story of Joe’s life as an immigrant Asian-American, weaving together original music, humorous stories, and cutting-edge technology. He’s joined by NYC percussionist William Catanzaro and pianist Josh Ehrlich.
Facebook Watch
2:30 pm
Newtown Literary Alliance, a nonprofit organization dedicated to promoting prose and poetry in Queens, in partnership with Lewis Latimer House Museum, is now offering free creative writing classes ONLINE. Our next virtual workshop in our “Writing on Race & Immigration” series with Lewis Latimer House Museum will be led by Trace DePass on Saturday, May
Lewis Latimer House Museum
12:00 am
This program will put you in the shoes of an Abolitionist, opposing the horrific practice of slavery. The Abolitionists helped slaves who were trying to escape to freedom through the network known as the Underground Railroad. People aiding in the escape efforts were known as conductors. They would take in those who needed help along
Online
8:00 pm
oin Bianca’s Design Shop, Bench Flour Bakers, and more for a livestream event to help connect our community in Queens (and beyond!) About this Event Draw with Queer Latinx Artist Bianca Negron of Bianca’s Design Shop! Learn about her process and how she’s created an inclusive, small business Learn to bake with Christine Yen of
Zoom
May 21 @ 4:00 pm
4:00 pm
Community Fair for the Community. The fair will have a variety of vendors from Healthcare to city agencies, promoting their services. There will be games and other activities for all ages. Animation and performances by Parsons’ dance team. Food and beverages will be provided by Parsons Community School.
Parsons Community School
May 22 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
1:00 pm
URL: https://zoom.us/j/283009195 or join by phone: (646) 558-8656 Meeting ID: 283 009 195
Zoom
7:00 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
4:00 pm
Come join us for an afternoon of beautiful, cinematic original music by composer and pianist Margin B. Alexander. To learn more about this young talented composer: https://www.marginalexander.com/ Saturday May 23, 2020 from 4 PM to 5 PM on Facebook Live: https://www.facebook.com/pg/FriendsOfMapleGroveCemetery/videos/?ref=page_internal
Facebook Live
May 29 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
1:00 pm
URL: https://zoom.us/j/283009195 or join by phone: (646) 558-8656 Meeting ID: 283 009 195
Zoom
7:00 pm
Presented in partnership with the Korea Music Foundation, this chamber concert brings a unique opportunity to hear re-imagined jazz and tango, inspired by Bach and composed by masters including Schoenfield, Piazzolla, and Haydn. Performed by multi-award winning artists: Yu Jeong Lee on violin, Min Park on flute, Na-Young Baek on cello, and Edwin Sungpil Kim
Flushing Town Hall
3:00 pm
*Please RSVP to receive instructions on joining the virtual workshop. Join us for a virtual tour of the Lewis Latimer House Museum’s special exhibition Home/Land, led by curator Katie Fuller. The virtual tour will be followed by a Q&A session with the curator. Curator Bio: Katie Fuller had been an educator for eleven years before
Lewis Latimer House Museum
6:00 pm
May is Asian Pacific American Heritage Month. Flushing Town Hall is excited to be celebrating with a brand new production “Crazy Talented Asians & Friends”. Simply tune into Flushing Town Hall Facebook Page on Saturday, May 30 at 6 PM EST and come watch LIVE our selected animation films that will wow you with the
Flushing Town Hall
2:00 pm
Commonpoint Queens Adult Workforce Department presents a virtual recruitment event Wednesday, June 3 with the Council for Airport Opportunity. Jobseekers can meet CAO Account Manager Glenna to discuss open positions at both JFK and LaGuardia Airports. Available positions include: – Warehouse Cargo Agents – Supervisory & Management positions – Security Temperature Taker – General Maintainers
Virtual
Jun 5 @ 5:00 pm – Aug 28 @ 5:00 pm
5:00 pm
Open to all Queens artists with any discipline on every Friday at 5 PM EST. Join this Zoom Meeting: https://zoom.us/j/283009195 Meeting ID: 283 009 195 Join by phone: (646) 558-8656
Flushing Town Hall
2:00 pm
Commonpoint Queens is currently accepting applicants for its bilingual community health worker training program with LaGuardia Community College. We are hosting a virtual recruitment event Wednesday, June 10 for potential applicants to learn more about the program. Beginner/Intermediate ESL classes will be held beginning in June 2020, while intermediate/advanced ESL classes will begin in Fall
Virtual
Jun 10 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
7:00 pm
Save the date: the second WEDNESDAY of the month for our Virtual Jazz Jam! Led by Carol Sudhalter and our wonderful house band, the jam welcomes musicians including our jazz jammers from Queens/Long Island, as well as newcomers from around the world, to share their music, lift our spirits and honor those we have lost.
Flushing Town Hall
3:30 pm
Participants will examine the objects around them in the spaces they inhabit and think of them as simple objects. By breaking furniture and decor into primitive shapes, they will be able to build them out of paper using a basic set of techniques. They will use these techniques to create a new, remixed, or fantastic
Lewis Latimer House Museum
Jun 13 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
3:00 pm
*Please RSVP to receive instructions on joining the virtual workshop. Join four artists from Lewis Latimer House Museum’s special exhibition Home/Land, for a live discussion and Q&A, moderated by curator Katheryn Fuller. Home/Land looks at the influence of the Fugitive Slave Act on Lewis Latimer’s family and the tactics used to detain, deport, and re-enslave
Lewis Latimer House Museum
1:00 pm
Join us for a virtual recruiting event Tuesday, June 16 with Renewal Care Partners. Renewal Care provides holistic health care and social services to older adults and people living with chronic health conditions. Learn more about positions with the agency as Certified Home Health Aide (HHA) Care Partners and Companions. Renewal Care offers flexible work
Online
12:00 am
History shall never be forgotten. This #Juneteenth, join QHS to celebrate the Emancipation of the enslaved African Americans in the State. We are here with you, in memory of the pioneer abolitionists; in support of the freedom and justice that have been delayed for black people. This program will put you in the shoes of
Queens Historical Society
7:00 pm
https://www.facebook.com/events/775525409631933/ A Virtual Tribute to Jimmy Heath (FB LIVE) Friday, June 19, 7 PM EDT Flushing Town Hall will celebrate the life and legacy of NEA Jazz Master Jimmy Heath, the Music Director of the Queens Jazz Orchestra, in a virtual tribute – “I’m Back Swinging Again! – on Friday, June 19. Mr. Heath, who
Flushing Town Hall
6:00 pm
This Free online Expressive Movement workshop aims to service adult populations that may be overcoming diverse forms of trauma. Dance Entropy’s Artistic Director Valerie Green leads this workshop for victims of abuse, rape, human trafficking, and veterans, and is open to working with new partner organizations. We invite all to join who needs peace in
Online, EST
12:00 am
Do research with primary documents, and use National Census data to track a person down through history, using the actual records from almost 150 years ago. See how a family in Flushing changes over time, and learn about their neighborhoods. You will even see how the National Census changes over time too! A little document
Queens Historical Society