Apr 22 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
10:00 am
Celebrate Earth Day with the Environmental Stewardship Team by helping to plant native species and remove invasive ones! Increasing plant biodiversity not only enhances the beauty of Meadow Lake but also allows more native critters to make this natural area their home. We will meet at the rain garden just south of the Meadow Lake
Meadow Lake Boathouse at Flushing Meadows Corona Park
12:00 pm
Soon-to-beeenvironmentalists and their grown-ups are invited out to Queens Farm for an afternoon to celebrate Earth Day on Monday, April 22. The Bee A Pollinator Program will feature bee talks in the farm’s apiary and a tractor-drawn hayride. It will also include beeswax candle-making and a seed ball project to grow your own wildflowers and
Queens County Farm Museum
Apr 22 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
3:30 pm
For children under 8 years old. Come join the fun with the whole family! Enjoy our annual Easter egg hunt in the garden of the Lewis Latimer House Museum. Free to the public. RSVP required. This program is supported, in part, by public funds from the New York State Council on the Arts, the New York
Lewis Latimer House Museum
12:00 am
In this special series with NYC Audubon, spot and identify creatures of flight and learn how QBG provides important resources for birds—like water, shelter, and insects to eat. Info & registration is required.
Queens Botanical Garden
Apr 27 @ 10:00 am
10:00 am
Earth Day in Forest Park Forest Park Overlook 80-30 Park Lane Kew Gardens April 27th, 2019 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Come celebrate Earth Day in Forest Park with your friends and neighbors. Activities for all ages, clean up the Overlook gardens, mulch trees and enjoy a great day outdoors. For information email: friendsofforestpark@yahoo.com Mk
Forest Park Overlook
Apr 27 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
10:00 am
What is all this Global Warming & Climate Change talk about? We break it down at the Green Earth Expo with workshops, lectures, giveaways and more. All are welcome.
PS 52
10:00 am
The City Nature Challenge is a 4-day international BioBlitz that calls on citizen scientists of all ages and backgrounds to observe and submit pictures of wild plants, animals, and fungi using the free app iNaturalist, fostering a greater appreciation for the wildlife hidden in every city. At our Trails Care stewardship event, we will be
Pat Dolan Trail (Mauro Playground Entrance)
1:00 pm
Join the Urban Park Rangers for our Wetland Discovery Hike through the Willow Lake Preserve, a wild wetland ecosystem in the heart of Queens. As we learn and explore along the Pat Dolan Trail, we invite hikers to make wildlife observations to help New York win this year’s City Nature Challenge. The City Nature Challenge
Pat Dolan Trail (Mauro Playground Entrance)
May 1 @ 11:15 am – 12:15 pm
11:15 am
Fun and Fitness for 55+ seniors in Forest Park Seuffert Bandshell! Relax, rejuvenate and recharge your body and spirit with this uplifting and calming exercise!  
Forest Park
10:00 am
Days: Tuesdays, Thursdays,  Saturdays & Sundays Days: May 3, 2019 – June 2, 2019. Time: 10:00am – 4:00pm Location: Rockaway Artist Alliance’s T-7 Gallery at Fort Tilden sTudio 7 Gallery, Fort Tilden Gateway National Recreation Area Rockaway Point, NY 11695 NC4Rockaway100@gmail.com CM Ulrich’s Office: 718.318.6411 1st Transatlantic Flight-US Navy Seaplane Division One, 1919 Join NYC Council Member
Rockaway Artist Alliance’s T-7 Gallery at Fort Tilden
12:00 am
Date: Saturday, May 4th, 2019 Time: 10:00AM – 3:00PM Location: Moore-Jackson Cemetery (51st Street between 31st and 32nd Avenues) Rain Date: May 11th, 2019 Celebrate Spring and the revitalization project by joining neighbors to continue cleaning up and plant flowers, herbs, and edibles on the Farmhouse side. There will also be family-friendly activities like story-time
Moore-Jackson Cemetery
May 4 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
10:00 am
Help Bayside Historical Society celebrate Earth Day by making our garden beautiful again! We’ll be clearing out last year’s weeds and old plants and refreshing the beds with new flowers and plants. This is a free event.
Bayside Historical Society
May 5 @ 8:00 am – 11:00 am
8:00 am
Start your day with an early morning bird watching walk and catch the Warbler Wave! This tour will be led by Jean Loscalzo of the Queens County Bird Club. Binoculars recommended. These tours are sponsored by NYC Parks and the Queens County Bird Club. B
Forest Park Visitor Center
May 5 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
11:00 am
Arrange tulips at tulip time! Participants will learn the beauty of designing with tulips and other bulb flowers as they create a spring basket arrangement to take home. All flowers and materials provided. Registration required. Tip: Spend the day at the Garden! This workshop takes place during Tulip Time!, where we have a full day of
Queens Botanical Garden
2:30 pm
Originally located on Holly Avenue, when threatened by demolition, the historic Lewis Latimer House was moved to its current home in Leavitt Field in 1988. It served as the home of the African-American inventor Lewis Howard Latimer from 1903 to 1928, and is now operated as a museum dedicated to the inventor’s work. In addition,
Queens Historical Society
May 8 @ 11:15 am – 12:15 pm
11:15 am
Fun and Fitness for 55+ seniors in Forest Park Seuffert Bandshell! Relax, rejuvenate and recharge your body and spirit with this uplifting and calming exercise!  
Forest Park
May 15 @ 11:15 am – 12:15 pm
11:15 am
Fun and Fitness for 55+ seniors in Forest Park Seuffert Bandshell! Relax, rejuvenate and recharge your body and spirit with this uplifting and calming exercise!  
Forest Park
12:00 am
In this special series with NYC Audubon, spot and identify creatures of flight and learn how QBG provides important resources for birds—like water, shelter, and insects to eat. Info & registration is required.
Queens Botanical Garden
12:00 am
Date: Sunday, May 19th, 2019 Time: 12:00pm – 2:30pm Start Location: Quaker Meeting House, 137-16 Northern Blvd, Flushing, NY 11354 End Location: St. Michael’s Roman Catholic Church, 136-76 41st Avenue, Flushing NY 11355 Queens is the most diverse county in the United States with nearly half of its 2.3 million residents being born abroad, making
Quaker Meeting House
May 22 @ 11:15 am – 12:15 pm
11:15 am
Fun and Fitness for 55+ seniors in Forest Park Seuffert Bandshell! Relax, rejuvenate and recharge your body and spirit with this uplifting and calming exercise!  
Forest Park
May 29 @ 11:15 am – 12:15 pm
11:15 am
Fun and Fitness for 55+ seniors in Forest Park Seuffert Bandshell! Relax, rejuvenate and recharge your body and spirit with this uplifting and calming exercise!  
Forest Park
Jun 1 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
10:00 am
This National Trails Day, join the Environmental Stewardship Team for planting at Pat Dolan Trail and help set the world record for the most people improving trails in a single day! Adding more native plants beautifies the trail and increases the biodiversity of the Willow Lake Preserve, allowing more native animal species to call this
Pat Dolan Trail (Mauro Playground Entrance)
Jun 1 @ 6:00 pm – 11:00 pm
6:00 pm
Tickets are on sale for the Water Lantern Festival in Queens, NY at Flushing Meadows Corona Park! Get your tickets at www.WaterLanternFestival.com Water Lantern Festival is an amazing experience where you’ll witness the magic of lanterns as they light up the water. Get your tickets now before they sell out!
Flushing Meadows Corona Park
Jun 2 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
10:00 am
Amy Youngs’ work harnesses technology as a medium to connect humans empathetically with the biodiversity, symbioses, and unseen worlds in our natural environment. Her latest project, Becoming Biodiversity, is a guided app tour of the Pat Dolan Trail. It consists of mixed-reality animations and narration that invite the viewer to re-enact stories from the perspectives
Pat Dolan Trail (Mauro Playground entrance)
Jun 2 @ 10:00 am – Jul 21 @ 12:00 pm
10:00 am
This April, City Parks Foundation is kicking off its 2019 Spring sports programs for young people living in Queens, Brooklyn, Bronx, or Manhattan. CityParks Track & Field, presented in partnership with New York Road Runners and supported by the Randall’s Island Park Alliance, gives New York City kids, ages eight to 14, the chance to
Forest Park
Jun 3 @ 10:00 am – Jul 26 @ 12:00 pm
10:00 am
City Parks Foundation is kicking off its 2019 Spring sports program for seniors this April. CityParks Seniors Fitness, presented in partnership with New York Road Runners, is held in 17 neighborhood parks in all 5 boroughs. Seniors Fitness, offered from April 22 – June 14, gives New Yorkers 60+ the chance to participate in free
Astoria Park Tennis Courts
Jun 8 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
10:00 am
Bike Skills 101: Learn to Ride—Adults is a free class for adults and mature teens who are ready to ride. Doesn’t matter if you’re 18 or 80, we’ll get you rolling in no time. With our safe, easy, effective method, Learn to Ride students learn how to balance, pedal, start, stop, and steer a bike,
Flushing YMCA
Jun 8 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
10:00 am
Amy Youngs’ work harnesses technology as a medium to connect humans empathetically with the biodiversity, symbioses, and unseen worlds in our natural environment. Her latest project, Becoming Biodiversity, is a guided app tour of the Pat Dolan Trail. It consists of mixed-reality animations and narration that invite the viewer to re-enact stories from the perspectives
Pat Dolan Trail (Mauro Playground entrance)
Jun 15 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
10:00 am
Now that the Castle grounds have been weeded, raked, and cleared thanks to our Earth Day volunteers, it’s time to beautify our gardens with new flowers and plants. Come join Bayside Historical Society for a day of planting — all levels of gardening expertise welcome! This is a free event.
Bayside Historical Society
Jun 16 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
10:00 am
This Father’s Day, spend some quality time with your families while planting at the Pat Dolan Trail! Join the Environmental Stewardship Team at Flushing Meadows Corona Park as we plant native species, enhancing the beauty and biodiversity of the Willow Lake Preserve for the benefit of park-goers and animal residents alike. Please register here: https://allianceforfmcp.org/stewardship
Pat Dolan Trail (Mauro Playground Entrance)