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
Feb 6 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
2:00 pm
The IndoRican Multicultural Dance Project will be hosting a free workshop entitled Taino Calling Song on Saturday, February 6, 2021, at 2 pm via Zoom. It consists of a brief lecture, performance, dance lesson, and drum circle. It’s a family-friendly event, and all are welcome to attend. We encourage participants to have a percussive instrument
ZOOM
12:00 am
Join us for a special Lunar New Year celebration! For the Year of the Ox, learn the foundation of sculpture! A sculpture is a 3D work of art and traditionally made from clay, wax, stone, or metal. Nowadays, artists make sculptures out of any material imaginable. Artists work with each material is according to its
Lewis Latimer H. Museum
12:00 am
Queens Theatre Education At Home presents you the drama classes for kids online this winter break: Picture a Story – Kids exercise their creative imaginations and practice their acting skills in this fun weeklong program. Working with a director and a musical director, students in this workshop will select a wordless graphic novel to adapt
Queens Theatre Education At Home
Feb 16 @ 1:00 pm – Feb 19 @ 1:00 pm
1:00 pm
Learn how to create your own fun & games this Midwinter Recess with NYC Historic House Museums! Join the Wyckoff House Museum and our sister sites Morris-Jumel Mansion, Old Stone House, Historic Richmond Town, and Lewis Latimer House Museum for a series of interactive virtual programs February 16th-19th at 1 PM. During each session, educators
Lewis latimer house museum
Mar 27 @ 11:00 am – Apr 3 @ 4:00 pm
11:00 am
Kids and their grown-ups will enjoy the thrill of this springtime tradition on the farm with social distancing built-in. Spread out on the grass as you dance the bunny hop and enjoy 47 eggcellent acres of outdoor space. Visit with the farm’s animals and hop on a hayride to top off your day. BYOB (bring
Queens County Farm Museum
12:00 am
Queens Theatre (QT) offers a week of virtual performing arts classes to engage students during the New York City Public School spring break—from Monday, March 29th to Friday, April 2, 2021—to spark participants’ imaginations and grow their natural performance skills through fun, targeted theater activities, and rigorous workshops. Throughout the week, children ages 6 to
Queens Theatre
12:00 am
Queens Theatre (QT) offers a week of virtual performing arts classes to engage students during the New York City Public School spring break—from Monday, March 29th to Friday, April 2, 2021—to spark participants’ imaginations and grow their natural performance skills through fun, targeted theater activities, and rigorous workshops. Throughout the week, children ages 6 to
Queens Theatre
Apr 5 @ 3:00 pm – Apr 11 @ 6:45 pm
3:00 pm
We are excited to announce that we will be expanding our youth sports classes on our Outdoor Basketball Court and Turf Field! Our dynamic instructors will guide your child to reach their full potential through an engaging and age-appropriate sports curriculum. Please join us for our Free Trial Class Week April 5-11. The class schedule
Commonpoint Queens Bay Terrace Center
Apr 22 @ 1:30 pm – 4:30 pm
1:30 pm
Earth Day is every day at Queens Farm! Join us outdoors for a volunteer service day marking the 51st anniversary of Earth Day. Volunteers will assist with spring clean-up and can enjoy apiary talks with NYC beekeeper, Toby Bloch, a compost giveback, Adopt-a-Worm composting tips at the ConEdison Ecology booth, tractor-drawn hayrides ($5/person), a self-guided
Queens County Farm Museum
Apr 23 @ 8:00 pm – May 23 @ 8:00 pm
8:00 pm
Resounding is partnering with Radial Park to present five in-person live immersive audio plays with live actors over five weeks, including a remount of the company’s popular Treasure Island, an adaptation of Shakespeare’s The Tempest, a new ghost thriller, Beyond The Veil, and an unauthorized parody in iambic pentameter of a classic film script, Clu-eth,
Radial Park at Halletts Point Play
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
4:00 pm
Health & Wellness Fair. All aspects of health and wellness are welcome. Open to Seniors and adult children of seniors.Our health fair is an educational and interactive event that provides preventive methods, medical screenings to people in the community, and healthcare/insurance information. We will have a variety of vendors including Fidelis, Empire BlueShield, Affinity Health
Parsons Community School
May 27 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
3:30 pm
Please join us for a weaving workshop using found materials from nature! Assemblage is the art of assembling found materials to make 3-dimensional art. Now that the days are getting warmer and the leaves and flowers are all starting to bloom let’s make some assemblage art using objects we find in nature! Nature weaving is
Lewis Latimer House Museum
3:30 pm
Join us for a special program with Beam Center Youth Leaders. Learn the basics of Light Painting and create a DIY light painting at home! The practice of Light Painting, or Light Drawing, dates back to the late 1880s and was initially used to track human motion. Light painting has since become a popular alternative
Lewis Latimer House Museum
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
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 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
6:00 pm
QUEENS, N.Y.—May 30, 2021—Caribbean Folk Group the Braata Folk Singers will be expanding their repertoire in their first live production since the pandemic began. The New York-based group will include inspirational and reggae songs at their June 20, 2021 concert. The Braata Folk Singers, under the creative direction of Jamaican-born actor, singer, and producer Andrew
Jamaica Performing Arts Cener
Jun 30 – Jul 4 all-day
12:00 am
Enjoy holiday weekend fun for the whole family with LED-enhanced rides for all ages, midway games, deep-fried treats, sweets, and other favorite carnival eats. Event admission is free. Ride tickets are $1.50 each, $30/20 tickets, or $60/50 tickets plus 1 free ride. (Rides take 2 or more tickets each.) Carnival hours are 4-10 pm Wednesday
Citi Field
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
Jul 7 – Jul 11 all-day
12:00 am
Astoria Park comes alive with the sights, sounds and aromas of the electrifying midway with exciting rides and games for all ages, and deep-fried treats, sweets and other tasty carnival eats. Ride tickets are $1.50 each, $30 for 20 tickets, or $60 for 50 tickets plus 1 free ride. (Rides take 2 or more tickets
Astoria Park
3:30 pm
Name of Event: JNF-USA Presents: Fantasy Baseball Camp and Family Dinner with Team Israel Date and Time: Thursday, July 8, 2021, 3:30 to 8:00 pm ET Live out your childhood dreams of being a professional baseball player during Fantasy Baseball Camp with JNF-USA and Team Israel. This is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to play catch with
Rockland Boulders Stadium
4:00 pm
Join Jewish National Fund-USA and Team Israel, Israel’s historic Olympic baseball team, before they head to the Tokyo Olympics and compete on the largest sports stage in the world! Enjoy America’s favorite pastime with Team Israel as they kick off a pre-Olympics tour of the Northeast with a game against local heroes, the New York
Maimonides Park in Coney Island
Jul 13 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
1:00 pm
The Voelker Orth Museum’s family-friendly drop-in summer art workshops are back. Make and take home your own creations on Tuesday afternoons, July 13- August 10th. A garden inspires and provides great materials for art-making. Each week we combine art with some nature in the garden and a refreshing glass of honeyed iced tea on the
Voelker Orth Museum
Jul 19 @ 10:00 am – Jul 30 @ 1:00 pm
10:00 am
21 Ethos Virtual Summer Tech Camp is a digital learning experience for students ages 10-17 to spark innovative thinking and learn about the world of Technology! In this program, kids take their passions to a new level by exploring various areas of STEM and Technology such as robotics, web design, app development, game design and
Virtual
Jul 26 @ 10:00 am – Aug 20 @ 3:00 pm
10:00 am
Commonpoint Queens is excited to offer College Prep Boot Camp! This will be an intensive two-week virtual program that will explore key topics in the college application process. Each day, the two-week program will include two hours of live instruction, complemented by guided assignments to deepen knowledge around the topic of the day. The College
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