12:00 am
FERTILE GROUND has supported emerging and established artists for 15 seasons, featuring the work of six different choreographers in Jan-June 2021, presenting a total of 42 artists across seven showings. The non-curated program features six dance makers per performance and profits diverse levels of experience, backgrounds, age of artists, and dance aesthetics. Fertile Ground February
ONLINE/ Dance Entropy, Inc.
12:00 am
TAKE ROOT, now in its 12th season, nurtures dance artists at established stages in their careers, pairing them in a split bill or full evening-length program. This monthly series supports dance makers’ experimentation and growth with support to present their work to the public. Take Root will present 12 aesthetically diverse artists among seven performances
ONLINE/Green Space
7:00 pm
In honor of Black History Month, Flushing Town Hall presents its Black History Trilogy, a three-part series of outstanding Broadway performers showcasing the music and speeches of influential African American artists, scholars, and leaders. Alton Fitzgerald White kicks off the Trilogy in “John Lewis: A Pioneer for Justice” on Friday, February 5 at 7:00 PM.
Flushing Town Hall at Home
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
Celebrate a night in by making your own cocktails and canapés. We will blend up 2 cocktails (each with a nonalcoholic version), bursting with flavor and color for a sweet Valentine’s Day. You’ll learn how to balance flavors and use spices and garnishes to take your beverages to the next level. And you’ll whip up
Alley Pond Environmental Center
12:00 am
This exhibition highlights the work of two prominent photographers of Queens, Percy Loomis Sperr (1840- 1964) and Frederic J. Weber (1881-1967). Percy Loomis Sperr, born in 1890, was known as the “Official Photographer for the City of New York.” In the early 1920s, Loomis moved to New York where he resided in Staten Island for
Online
2:00 pm
For centuries, people in China have celebrated the Lunar New Year in temple fairs with performances and food to start off a good year. This year, we will celebrate together virtually. Please join us for live performances, arts and crafts, and food demonstrations to celebrate the arrival of the Year of the Ox and the
Flushing Town Hall at Home