Nov 7 – Nov 8 all-day
12:00 am
Celebrate American Indian Culture through music and dance! Autumn Dance Celebration showcases over twenty different Native American dances over two days outdoors in front of a socially distanced audience. Eight Indian Nations will be represented including Hopi, Winnebago, Lenape, Choctaw, Mayan, Seneca, Santo Domingo and Chickahomin. This event also features a market of authentic Native
Queens County Farm Museum
7:00 pm
Diwali Festival SAT, NOV 7, 7 PM EST STREAMING ON ZOOM On Saturday, November 7, Flushing Town Hall will celebrate the Festival of Lights with its sixth annual Diwali Festival–reimagined as a FREE virtual event. Our virtual celebration mixes live and pre-recorded content and opens with footage of a home traditionally decorated for Diwali and
Flushing Town Hall at Home
3:30 pm
In this animation workshop, participants will design and produce short films. This class will teach students skills in technology and artistic expression. Students will learn basic stop motion techniques: storyboarding, frame rate, angles, artistic design. This course is a great outlet for students to express themselves creatively while learning technology skills. A tablet device and
Lewis Latimer House Museum
Nov 19 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
3:30 pm
Have you ever wondered how and when fingerprints are formed? Did you know that even twins don’t have the same fingerprints? Forensic Scientist and STEM Educator, Tamykah Anthony, will be teaching all about fingerprints. Learn about the three kinds of fingerprints and examine your own and your family’s to see if you share similar prints.
Lewis Latimer House Museum
11:30 am
The holidays are here and our community needs us now more than ever! Join us at the Sam Field Center (58-20 Little Neck Parkway, Little Neck) for a day of giving that includes the whole family as we will be assembling and delivering (contact-free) Thanksgiving packages to seniors in our community on Wednesday, November 25th.
Commonpoint Queens Sam Field Center
Dec 3 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
3:30 pm
Participants will build amazing structures and explore engineering techniques using simple supplies. By examining the objects around us in our homes and neighborhoods, we will simplify them into geometric shapes to build with. As a group, we will discuss the components of our neighborhoods and communities. Participants will be presented with a design challenge and
Lewis Latimer House Museum
Dec 18 @ 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm
5:30 pm
Need to finish your shopping, wrap gifts, or just have a dinner night out Friday, then drop the kids off with us. Led by 2 of our seasoned APEC Educators, activities include storytime, night hike, winter craft, and Stem activity, nature-themed games, animal encounters & more. Participants should bring a bagged dinner, snacks, & water
Alley Pond Environmental Center
Jan 9 @ 2:00 pm – Jan 10 @ 1:00 am
2:00 pm
An 11-hour digital wellness festival that includes DJ sets, yoga, meditation, dancing class, and stand-up comedy. Pay-What-You-Can for access to this online-only celebration. All donations will directly benefit the Queens Care Collective, a mutual aid organization founded in early 2020 with a commitment to providing valuable resources to Queens NYC residents in need. Donations of
Streaming Online via Twitch