5:00 pm
Learn Proposal Writing to support your organization by identifying appropriate funders, learning their perspectives, and creating a comprehensive and competitive proposal using best practices. Receive free resource guides on Volunteer Management and Board Governance. Speed Network with your Peers. (Bring your Business Cards)
Queens Public Library, Central Library Auditorium,
7:30 pm
Donna Gentle Spirit Barron is the family Historian and Genealogist for her Matinecock tribe, and a published author of five books on her family’s native history. She will share the history of her family’s nine generations in Little Neck and the Matinecock settlements that once were located in Bayside. Please join Bayside Historical Society at
Bayside Historical Society
10:00 am
This free workshop is for middle school girls, grades 5-8. Students will learn how researchers, designers and developers use design thinking to create digital experiences like the ones in their favorite apps! Guided, unplugged activities will show students how to put themselves in the mind of users that may not be the same as them
VBGC Variety Boys & Girls Club of Queens
2:30 pm
Attention Queens writers—both experienced and new-to-writing: free creative writing classes taught by the best in Queens! Newtown Literary Alliance, a nonprofit organization dedicated to promoting prose and poetry in Queens, in partnership with Queens Library, is offering free creative writing classes. The next class will be led by Tara Clancy on Saturday, October 5th from
Queens Library at Jackson Heights
1:30 pm
Tehran Children is the true story of Polish Jewish child refugees who escaped the Nazis and found refuge in Iran. Over one million Polish Jews fled to the Soviet Union, endured extreme suffering in Soviet forced labor camps, and eventually found refuge in Muslim lands. Those who survived made up two thirds of Polish Jewish
Commonpoint Queens Central Queens
6:00 pm
​Join us for a free weekly American Sign Language class for adults! Class begins October 16 and meets Wednesdays from 6 to 8 pm at M.S. 216 in Fresh Meadows. Beginners are welcome!​ Space is limited; please register by calling 718-445-6983 or email ssterling@commonpointqueens.org.​ Class will be taught by Samantha Sterling, MSW, Outreach Coordinator of
M.S. 216 George J. Ryan
11:30 am
Join us at the Victorian Admin Building at Maple Grove for another Conversation from Humanities NY. Read a short article or poem about immigration from Humanities NY and discuss the article. Light refreshments provided. Free parking on Cemetery Grounds. Sponsored by Friends of Maple Grove.
Victorian Admin Building at Maple Grove Cemetery
Oct 23 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
10:00 am
The Commonpoint Queens Adult Workforce Department presents a workshop on How to Survive the Difficult Interview. This workshop will be presented by Joshua E. Bienstock Esq., Labor Law Attorney and Assistant Professor of Law, NYIT. Learn more about what employers look for during interviews, how employers decide if you’re qualified, hiring process and selection criteria,
Commonpoint Queens Central queens