Apr 10 @ 12:00 pm – Apr 21 @ 5:00 pm
12:00 pm
Enjoy one of the best cherry blossoms in NYC at the home of African American inventor and humanist, Lewis Howard Latimer! The garden of cherry trees at Lewis Latimer House Museum will be open to the public for free during regular museum hours: 12pm-5pm on Wednesday, Friday, and Sunday.
Lewis Latimer House Museum
12:00 pm
The Central Astoria LDC along with Council Member Costa Constantinides are proud to present the 5th Annual Celebrate Astoria! International Cultural Fest!!! Come join us for this free event and travel the world in a single day as we come together to celebrate different cultures from around the world through music and dance. Sunday, April
Street Fair on Steinway Street
Apr 15 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
6:30 pm
Melody of Dragon will perform an array of pieces showcasing various types of Chinese music. Free community concert hosted by Council Member Karen Koslowitz, Council Member Peter Koo, and Senator Toby Ann Stavisky, in partnership with Midori & Friends.
Queens Library at Flushing
Apr 20 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
11:00 am
Bring your baskets to the most celebrated egg hunt in Queens! Egg hunts are ongoing throughout the day. Meet Whiskers the Bunny and try your luck at egg tossing and egg rolling games. Visit our farm animals and take a hayride! Food vendors will be on the farm all day selling their treats!
Queens County Farm Museum
11:00 am
Just in time for Easter, we’re having a brunch party for the entire family. The Easter Bunny even plans on hopping in for some photo ops and light refreshments! Make this your kid’s birthday party or just a fun afternoon with your friends while your kids are entertained by our interactive DJs getting them to
Katch Astoria
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
Apr 24 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
12:00 pm
The Central Astoria LDC and NYC Council Member Jimmy Van Bramer proudly present the “Spring Break Fun at Rainey Park” event on Wednesday, April 24th, 2019 from 12-3 pm at Rainey Park located on Vernon Boulevard & 34th Avenue. This free event is open to the general public and will feature canvas painting, splatter painting,
Rainey Park
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
Apr 27 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
12:00 pm
Join Bayside Historical Society for a very special family event on Saturday, April 27! In celebration of Mother Earth (Earth Day), Author Donna Gentle Spirit Barron — a Matinecock Family Historian and Genealogist — will show the children how to make Mother Earth Storytelling necklaces with beads and lead them in the art of storytelling,
Bayside Historical Society
12:00 am
Come to the Queens Central Library, Friday night on May 2, 2019 for a professional development seminar focused on careers and growth in the arts. Invited speakers and local artists including Brendez Wineglass, Karen Pilgrim, and the 2019 Arts Commissioning Program awardees Yogi (Y?) Guyadin and Kerri Edge, will share tips and strategies on branding,
Queens Central Library
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
11:30 am
Join Book Culture LIC on Saturday, May 4th at 11:30am for a special storytime to celebrate Children’s Book Week with illustrator Kristy Caldwell. She will be reading from her picture book, Away with Words: The Daring Story of Isabella Bird. Just in time for Women’s History Month, author Lori Mortensen and illustrator Kristy Caldwell (Flowers
Book Culture LIC
May 5 all-day
12:00 am
With hands-on displays and full-body experiences, this exhibition explores the inventive and ingenious medical and industrial breakthroughs that have helped enhance the human experience. Visitors can move a ball with their mind, manipulate a robot arm, race against a Paralympian, use night vision to see in the dark, and explore how technology can provide camouflage
New York Hall of Science
May 11 all-day
12:00 am
On Saturday, May 11th, LIC Partnership hosts its 6th Annual LIC Springs! community block festival on Vernon Boulevard between 50th and 46th Ave. Celebrate Long Island City and enjoy live music, dance and theater performances plus interactive lessons, art & sculpture-making, fitness classes, outdoor dining, pop-up activities, sports games and more. Free and open to
Vernon Boulevard
May 11 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
11:00 am
Ever see a sheep get a haircut? Join us on the farm for one of our signature events! There will be shearing and wool spinning demos throughout the afternoon. Enjoy in-depth tours with our farmers, find out how easy recycling can be at the Con Edison Ecology booth and learn about our Community Compost Program.
Queens County Farm Museum
2:30 pm
Challenge your 3rd, 4th and 5th grade students to pick their favorite historic building or site in Queens and create a beautiful art masterpiece, while enriching themselves in the momentous history of our borough. Ideas include: Post Office, Library, Church, Statue, Temple, Mosque, Park, Cemetery or Historic Landmarked site. The drawing of the building or
Queens Historical Society
May 12 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
9:00 am
The Cunningham Park Farmers Market brings small scale farmers and food makers to the parking lot near the tennis courts off Union Turnpike every Sunday from 9am to 2pm. Look for locally grown fruits and vegetables, pasture raised meats and eggs, artisan baked goods, pickles and more. SNAP EBT is welcome and Health Bucks are
Down to Earth Cunningham Park Farmers Market
11:00 am
Let our Quiet Events DJs watch your kids while you enjoy a Saturday afternoon brunch with friends. Katch Astoria is Queens’ Premiere Gastropub offering a huge dance floor for your kids to party & a wide range of drinks and tasty meals for everyone. Just take a look at their Brunch Menu. Make this your
Katch Astoria
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
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
2:00 pm
An afternoon of live music, dance and culture. Translated to English from Kichwa as Our Roots, Ñukanchik Sapi is the children’s dance program of the Ecuadorian American Cultural Center. The group of boys and girls, ages 5-12, is proud to bring to you an afternoon of traditional Ecuadorian music and dance. Explore a variety of
Queens Museum
12:00 am
Schools will be closed for Eid-al-Fitr so join us for some art making! During this creative session, students will explore a variety of art-making techniques and materials, including drawing, painting, printing, and sculpture. Students will also learn about new artists. Drop off, Ages 4-10
Plaxall Gallery
Jun 5 – Jun 9 all-day
12:00 am
Central Astoria Local Development Coalition proudly presents The 2019 Astoria Park Carnival from June 5th to June 9th in the Astoria Park Parking Lot. There will be plenty of fun!
Astoria Park Parking Lot
Jun 6 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
9:00 am
Schools will be closed for Eid-al-Fitr so join us for some art making! During this creative session, students will explore a variety of art-making techniques and materials, including drawing, painting, printing, and sculpture. Students will also learn about new artists.
Plaxall Gallery
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 8 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
2:00 pm
Join us at the Lewis Latimer House Museum for a special Tinker Festival in our garden to kick-off the summer season! We will offer artist-lead pulp paper making and 3D paper art activities. All ages welcome! Free to the public, RSVP required. This program is supported, in part, by public funds from the New York
Lewis Latimer House Museum
Jun 16 @ 3:00 pm – 3:30 pm
3:00 pm
This smart animation introduces African American inventor Garrett Morgan who, same as Latimer, was born to former slaves. It highlights significant achievements by African Americans and discusses where ideas come from. This screening is organized in partnership with 5 Boros to Freedom. The 2019 Race and Immigration Film Series is supported, in part, by public
Lewis Latimer House Museum
Jun 16 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
6:00 pm
You’re invited to the ultimate family friendly party! With waterfront dance floors and sunset skyline views, this party is the best way to end the weekend. Bring out the whole fam, grab some snacks and drinks from Coffeed, and choose between 3 channels of music! Enjoy the summer while it lasts! Your 3 Live DJs
LIC Landing