12:00 pm
Jews lived in Central Asia for over 2,500 years, one of the oldest Jewish communities in the Diaspora. Many Bukharians believe they are descended from the Ten Lost Tribes. Today Queens is home to the second largest Bukharian Jewish community in the world. We will explore the history of the Bukharian Jews with Andrée Aelion
Jan 12 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
7:00 pm
It’s time for another DRINK + DRAW! It’s always such a joyful evening! Some ‘FAQs’ are below, and if you have any more questions or access needs, please reach out to @lexymakesthings ⁣⁣ FEATURING AMAZING ARTIST MODELS:⁣⁣ Nayana Fielkov (she/her, @nonnyp)⁣⁣ Flux’s own Maya Suess (she/her, @mayasuess)⁣⁣ Dew Deloris Igworia-Onwuka (she/they, @dewigwoonwuka)⁣⁣ Mimi Ho-Tai (@mimihotai, she/her)⁣⁣
Online
12:00 pm
Learn more about our new Culinary Training and Job Placement Program at a virtual information session Wednesday, January 13 at 12pm. This is a twelve-week free program held in-person at our Hub in Elmhurst (77-17 Queens Boulevard). The information session will be held over Zoom. This program is for students who are: 18 years or
virtual
Jan 13 @ 7:00 pm – Jun 9 @ 9:00 pm
7:00 pm
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. WATCH ON FACEBOOK AND ZOOM If you’d like to watch this session LIVE, simply
Flushing Town Hall at Home
Jan 15 @ 3:30 pm – 4:45 pm
3:30 pm
Young readers will gather in a relaxed atmosphere to take turns reading a “book of the month” together. A copy of the book will be given to each child and an APEC educator will engage and encourage the children as they read. The program includes a related activity and animal meet and greet. Your child
Alley Pond Environmental Center
12:00 am
One of the pastries Guyanese / Guyanese-American people love to snack on is pine tart. It is a shortcrust pastry filled with fresh pineapple filling. Guyana is a Caribbean country that is located at the top tip of South America. It was once a part of three Guianas: French Guiana, Dutch Guyana, and British Guiana.
Online
Jan 18 @ 9:00 am – 7:15 pm
9:00 am
Commonpoint Queens is pleased to offer a range of virtual and in-person opportunities that will empower all members of the community to make a difference this MLK Day and beyond. January 18 in-person events: Prepare Care Packages for Needy Households (8:45 am-10:45 am) Commonpoint Queens will provide lunch and care packages to homebound seniors and
Commonpoint Queens Sam Field Center
10:00 am
Join Commonpoint Queens for a blood drive and bone marrow registration in partnership with NY Blood Center on January 18 at our Sam Field Center in Little Neck in honor of National Blood Donor Month and MLK Day. Appointments strongly encouraged; walk-ins allowed if scheduling and social distancing guidelines permit. Schedule an appointment at https://donate.nybc.org/donor/schedules/drive_schedule/287015.
Commonpoint Queens Sam Field Center