Feb 15 – Sep 13 all-day
12:00 am
Museum visitors can experience the thrill of adventure, gain an appreciation for the wonders of nature, and prepare for the unexpected in Survival: The Exhibition, an exciting temporary exhibition that challenges visitors to become the ultimate survival expert. Survival: The Exhibition features a zipline, ropes course and museum displays that simulate extreme scenarios in an
New York Hall of Science
May 22 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
12:00 pm
Walking the Edge, led by the Dept. of City Planning and arts organizations Culture Push and Works on Water, will help New Yorkers think creatively about their waterfront. It will take place each Friday at noon. On May 8, artist Eve Mosher hosts a fully online exploration of the waterfront, leading you through and around
Instagram
May 22 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
1:00 pm
URL: https://zoom.us/j/283009195 or join by phone: (646) 558-8656 Meeting ID: 283 009 195
Zoom
7:00 pm
Acclaimed pianist/composer/arranger Roberta Piket’s revelatory sextet project shines a warm, loving light on the compositions of legendary jazz pianist Marian McPartland. McPartland was eulogized in 2013 as a supremely elegant and accomplished jazz stylist who gracefully conversed and collaborated with a vast array of fellow improvisers from her perch as a beloved public radio host.
Flushing Town Hall
4:00 pm
Come join us for an afternoon of beautiful, cinematic original music by composer and pianist Margin B. Alexander. To learn more about this young talented composer: https://www.marginalexander.com/ Saturday May 23, 2020 from 4 PM to 5 PM on Facebook Live: https://www.facebook.com/pg/FriendsOfMapleGroveCemetery/videos/?ref=page_internal
Facebook Live
12:00 am
Do research with primary documents, and use National Census data to track a person down through history, using the actual records from almost 150 years ago. See how a family in Flushing changes over time, and learn about their neighborhoods. You will even see how the National Census changes over time too! A little document
ONLINE
May 29 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
12:00 pm
Walking the Edge, led by the Dept. of City Planning and arts organizations Culture Push and Works on Water, will help New Yorkers think creatively about their waterfront. It will take place each Friday at noon. On May 8, artist Eve Mosher hosts a fully online exploration of the waterfront, leading you through and around
Instagram
May 29 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
1:00 pm
URL: https://zoom.us/j/283009195 or join by phone: (646) 558-8656 Meeting ID: 283 009 195
Zoom
7:00 pm
Presented in partnership with the Korea Music Foundation, this chamber concert brings a unique opportunity to hear re-imagined jazz and tango, inspired by Bach and composed by masters including Schoenfield, Piazzolla, and Haydn. Performed by multi-award winning artists: Yu Jeong Lee on violin, Min Park on flute, Na-Young Baek on cello, and Edwin Sungpil Kim
Flushing Town Hall
3:00 pm
*Please RSVP to receive instructions on joining the virtual workshop. Join us for a virtual tour of the Lewis Latimer House Museum’s special exhibition Home/Land, led by curator Katie Fuller. The virtual tour will be followed by a Q&A session with the curator. Curator Bio: Katie Fuller had been an educator for eleven years before
Lewis Latimer House Museum
6:00 pm
May is Asian Pacific American Heritage Month. Flushing Town Hall is excited to be celebrating with a brand new production “Crazy Talented Asians & Friends”. Simply tune into Flushing Town Hall Facebook Page on Saturday, May 30 at 6 PM EST and come watch LIVE our selected animation films that will wow you with the
Flushing Town Hall
6:30 pm
Ralph Nazarethis a poet, teacher and publisher. Born and raised in Mangalore, with a brief spell in Bombay, Nazareth got his Ph.D. in English Literature from the State University of New York at Stony Brook in 1974. After forty years of teaching at SUNY Stony Brook & Purchase, UT Austin & Nassau Community College, he
Espresso 77
2:00 pm
Commonpoint Queens Adult Workforce Department presents a virtual recruitment event Wednesday, June 3 with the Council for Airport Opportunity. Jobseekers can meet CAO Account Manager Glenna to discuss open positions at both JFK and LaGuardia Airports. Available positions include: – Warehouse Cargo Agents – Supervisory & Management positions – Security Temperature Taker – General Maintainers
Virtual
Jun 5 @ 5:00 pm – Aug 28 @ 5:00 pm
5:00 pm
Open to all Queens artists with any discipline on every Friday at 5 PM EST. Join this Zoom Meeting: https://zoom.us/j/283009195 Meeting ID: 283 009 195 Join by phone: (646) 558-8656
Flushing Town Hall
Jun 5 @ 8:00 pm
8:00 pm
Led by versatile Indian classical vocalist Roopa Mahadevan, Roopa In Flux is an ensemble of musical wanderers venturing beyond the established traditions that shaped them. Voice, piano, violin, and percussion band together for a sound grounded in classical and jazz/soul forms from around the world, using novel arrangements and improvisational spark to express a contemporary
Flushing Town Hall
12:00 am
The National Arts Drive is a fundraiser for local artists and creatives across the country (film, fashion, music, art, performance…). On Saturday, June 6, 2020, we’re inviting artists across the U.S to showcase and perform from front lawns, driveways, balconies, and stoops We’re also inviting the community to drive through suburban streets and city blocks
Nationwide
9:00 am
The LIC Post Waterfront 5K returns to the streets and parks of Long Island City for the fifth year. This family-friendly run/walk starts and ends at Hunter’s Point South Park and takes people along one of the most scenic running routes in the city. In addition to the 5K, the event also features the ‘Center
Hunter's Point South Park
Jun 7 @ 10:00 am
10:00 am
Join us for Virtual Family Yoga Sunday, June 7 with our Yoga Instructor Robyn Saling! This workshop is designed for children ages 2-6 and their families. Our yogi adventure includes imaginative poses, creative play, and special time to connect with your child. Workshop will be held on Zoom – link will be provided after registration.
Virtual
12:00 am
Learn about the borough’s history and the early residents who shaped the current landscape during our digital visit program on June 8. For those who like to dig in the dirt, we will do some artifact analysis as we see how archaeology can explain what happened long ago!
Queens Historical Society
2:00 pm
Commonpoint Queens is currently accepting applicants for its bilingual community health worker training program with LaGuardia Community College. We are hosting a virtual recruitment event Wednesday, June 10 for potential applicants to learn more about the program. Beginner/Intermediate ESL classes will be held beginning in June 2020, while intermediate/advanced ESL classes will begin in Fall
Virtual
Jun 10 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
7:00 pm
Save the date: the second WEDNESDAY of the month for our Virtual Jazz Jam! 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.
Flushing Town Hall
3:30 pm
Participants will examine the objects around them in the spaces they inhabit and think of them as simple objects. By breaking furniture and decor into primitive shapes, they will be able to build them out of paper using a basic set of techniques. They will use these techniques to create a new, remixed, or fantastic
Lewis Latimer House Museum
Jun 13 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
3:00 pm
*Please RSVP to receive instructions on joining the virtual workshop. Join four artists from Lewis Latimer House Museum’s special exhibition Home/Land, for a live discussion and Q&A, moderated by curator Katheryn Fuller. Home/Land looks at the influence of the Fugitive Slave Act on Lewis Latimer’s family and the tactics used to detain, deport, and re-enslave
Lewis Latimer House Museum
Jun 13 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
4:00 pm
Join Friends of Maple Grove for an afternoon of beautiful classical pieces with pianist Yejin Han. Please come back a bit before concert time for the link to the concert on the Friends of Maple Grove facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/FriendsOfMapleGroveCemetery/ and on our YouTube channel. Our concert is dedicated to: James Thomas Grace (16 Mar
Friends of Maple Grove Online Event
7:30 pm
Watch a movie with Commonpoint Queens under the stars! Join us on Sunday, June 14th for a drive-in family movie night! We will be showing Space Jam at Leonard’s Palazzo located 555 Northern Blvd, Great Neck, NY 11021. $35 per car. Tickets must be purchased in advance, no payments will be accepted on the night
Leonard's Palazzo
1:00 pm
Join us for a virtual recruiting event Tuesday, June 16 with Renewal Care Partners. Renewal Care provides holistic health care and social services to older adults and people living with chronic health conditions. Learn more about positions with the agency as Certified Home Health Aide (HHA) Care Partners and Companions. Renewal Care offers flexible work
Online
12:00 am
History shall never be forgotten. This #Juneteenth, join QHS to celebrate the Emancipation of the enslaved African Americans in the State. We are here with you, in memory of the pioneer abolitionists; in support of the freedom and justice that have been delayed for black people. This program will put you in the shoes of
Queens Historical Society
7:00 pm
https://www.facebook.com/events/775525409631933/ A Virtual Tribute to Jimmy Heath (FB LIVE) Friday, June 19, 7 PM EDT Flushing Town Hall will celebrate the life and legacy of NEA Jazz Master Jimmy Heath, the Music Director of the Queens Jazz Orchestra, in a virtual tribute – “I’m Back Swinging Again! – on Friday, June 19. Mr. Heath, who
Flushing Town Hall
12:00 am
The National Arts Drive is a fundraiser for local artists and creatives across the country (film, fashion, music, art, performance…). On Saturday, June 20, 2020, we’re inviting artists across the U.S to showcase and perform from front lawns, driveways, balconies, and stoops We’re also inviting the community to drive through suburban streets and city blocks
Brooklyn
Jun 20 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
3:00 pm
Please sign up to receive details on joining the event. Join the Lewis Latimer House Museum and Newtown Literary for an culminating open mic event to wrap up our 2020 spring Writing on Race and Immigration series. We welcome all who have attended any of our workshops to sign up to read work that was
Lewis Latimer House Museum