Feb 15 – Feb 23 all-day New York Hall of Science
Museum visitors can engage in a week of engineering activities and challenges, including: The Circus Lab February 15 – 23, 2020; noon – 3:30 pm (15-minute audition performed every half hour) The Circus Lab auditions a 17-year-old robot arm for a chance to perform with their troupe. Civil Engineering Day February 17, 2020; 11 am
Feb 15 – Sep 13 all-day New York Hall of Science
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
Feb 17 @ 8:00 am – Feb 21 @ 6:00 pm Commonpoint Queens Sam Field Center
Commonpoint Queens’ Sam Field Center offers full day mid-winter break holiday programming February 17-21 for children in grades kindergarten through 7th grade. Pick up and drop off at Sam Field. Children will enjoy a combination of trips such as the Brooklyn Children’s Museum and United Skates and in-house activities. Cost is $70 per day for
Feb 29 @ 1:00 pm Green Space
Inspired by trauma and emotional wounds, “Skimming the Surface” features four women begin at what appears to be the end. The work’s action centers around a table and 24 knives engaged in precarious acts used to skim the emotional surface in an attempt to reveal a root life altering moment. The piece is the foundation
Feb 29 @ 7:15 pm Flushing Town Hall
Audience favorite is back! We’re mashing up two cultures on one stage with an open dance floor. Starting with dance lessons, each band plays a set, then the two meet and jam. Come dance to the infectious klezmer melodies of clarinetist Michael Winograd and the Honorable Mentshn and the return of Venezuelan Afro-Soul Betsayda Machado
Mar 7 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm Pat Dolan Trail
Join the FMCP Environmental Stewardship Team as we work to maintain the Pat Dolan Trail at Willow Lake Wetland Preserve. We will fill in and spread new crushed bluestone along the trail corridor that leads to the Willow Lake Bird Blind. All ages and experience levels welcome! Space is limited, however, so please fill out
Mar 7 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm Flushing Meadows Corona Park
Join the FMCP Environmental Stewardship Team as we work to maintain the Pat Dolan Trail at Willow Lake Wetland Preserve. We will fill in and spread new crushed bluestone along the trail corridor that leads to the Willow Lake Bird Blind. All ages and experience levels welcome! Space is limited, however, so please register using
Mar 7 @ 2:15 pm Flushing Town Hall
FAMILY PERFORMANCE AT 2:15 PM Paige in Full is a visual mix-tape that blends poetry, dance, visual arts, and music to tell the tale of a multicultural girl growing up in Baltimore, MD. The production explores how a young woman’s identity is shaped by her ethnicity and popular culture, telling a personal, yet universal, story
Mar 8 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm Commonpoint Queens Sam Field Center
Join us Sunday, March 8 at Commonpoint Queens Sam Field Center for a Spring Character Party! Enjoy food, fun, and visits with your favorite characters. $5 entry per child, $15 maximum per family. Come dressed as your favorite character and receive $1 off admission! Advance registration will include 1 slice of pizza per person. Keep
Mar 8 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm Commonpoint Queens Sam Field Center
Join us Sunday, March 8 at Commonpoint Queens Sam Field Center for a Spring Character Party! Enjoy food, fun, and visits with your favorite characters. $5 entry per child, $15 maximum per family. Come dressed as your favorite character and receive $1 off admission! Advance registration will include 1 slice of pizza per person. Keep
Mar 8 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm Commonpoint Queens Sam Field Center
Join us Sunday, March 8 at Commonpoint Queens Sam Field Center for a Spring Character Party! Enjoy food, fun, and visits with your favorite characters. $5 entry per child, $15 maximum per family. Come dressed as your favorite character and receive $1 off admission! Advance registration will include 1 slice of pizza per person. Keep
Mar 8 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm Commonpoint Queens Central Queens
We’re excited to be kicking winter to the curb with our annual Purim Carnival, which will take place this year on Sunday, March 8th, from 1:00 PM to 3:30 PM, and will feature inflatable rides, obstacle courses, arts and crafts, games, food, and so much more! We’ll also be hosting Summer Camp and Early Childhood/Nursery
Mar 12 @ 7:00 pm – Mar 20 @ 12:00 am Flux Factory
Dive head first into HOLY HELL, Springboard Collective’s latest interactive installation- handbaskets provided. Our hell on earth features three stages of sinful performance art, gluttony, and a divine comedy that even Dante would be proud of. Do you have the hottest sauce? Things heat up Thursday night 3/12 with a hot wing eating competition plus
Mar 14 @ 5:00 pm The Knockdown Center
Disease Thrower is the final work of a performance trilogy based on Gaudalupe Maravilla’s autobiography. The first part, titled The OG of Undocumented Children (performed at the Whitney Museum in 2018) told the story of how Maravilla became an undocumented and unaccompanied child immigrant. The second part, titled Walk on Water (performed at the Queens
Mar 14 @ 7:15 pm Flushing Town Hall
We’re mashing up two cultures on one stage with an open dance floor. Starting with dance lessons, each band plays a set, then the two meet and jam. Eletfa with high-energy, traditional Hungarian folk music and dance, mashes up with Kotoko Brass “propulsive, infectious party music,” inspired by the traditional drum rhythms of Ghana. Bring
Mar 15 @ 2:15 pm Flushing Town Hall
Mermaid Theatre of Nova Scotia’s lively compilation captures the magic of three Eric Carle favorites. The hour-long triple-bill follows the adventures of The Mixed-Up Chameleon, The Very Hungry Caterpillar and the story of Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See? Capturing the rhythmic text and beautiful tissue- paper collage illustrations of the classic picture
Mar 19 @ 8:00 pm – Mar 28 @ 8:00 pm The Chocolate Factory Theater
Traveling through the fractured American landscape, looming vibrations push the ground up and the cosmos down as our community-turned-cabal explores terror, tectonic shifts, psychedelic self-harm and toxic monuments. Through the lens of a thriller, our cell flows through domestic borders, mingles with the extraterrestrial and unpacks landlocked limitations through discursive research, experiments in moving image,
Mar 27 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm The Living Artist
Please join us for our first evening of interdisciplinary Art & Performance at The Living Artist, in Woodside, Queens! Featuring an evening length premiere by Kristi Cole & Guests, and Curation by Shannon Finnell. Featuring Performers: Kristi Cole Emma Lalor Madeline Robertson Therese Ronco Kimiko Tanabe Lea Torelli Featuring Visual Artists: Kevin Quiles Bonilla Matthew
Mar 28 @ 2:15 pm Flushing Town Hall
A vibrant and entertaining production full of color, rhythm, and high-energy performance pieces, as well as plenty of audience participation. Audience members of all ages learn about the history of Southern Spain, and will be taught how to play castanets and rhythmic hand-clapping. They are also led through Flamenco’s prototypical zapateo (footwork) and are invited
Apr 25 @ 2:00 pm Flushing Town Hall
A celebration of the vibrant and diverse Asian American contemporary dance in the New York City area. Produced by Nai- Ni Chen and presented by Flushing Town Hall, the festival brings together some of the best and the most creative contemporary dance choreographers in the NY Asian American Community. SAT | APR 25 | 2
May 2 @ 2:15 pm – 3:15 pm Flushing Town Hall
Based on the beloved children’s book. Mr. Hatch leads a colourless, ordered life, until one Valentine’s Day, he receives a candy-filled heart with the note “somebody loves you”. This heartwarming puppet play from British Columbia examines the effect that kindness can have on a dreary existence. Join Mr. Hatch as he searches for his secret
May 2 @ 7:15 pm Flushing Town Hall
We’re mashing up two cultures on one stage with an open dance floor. Starting with dance lessons, each band plays a set, then the two meet and jam. 2020 Global Mashups season finale features Slavic Soul Party with fiery Balkan brass, irresistible beats, Roma (Gypsy) accordion wizardry, and virtuoso jazz chops; mashing with The Aces
May 21 @ 4:00 pm Parsons Community School
Community Fair for the Community. The fair will have a variety of vendors from Healthcare to city agencies, promoting their services. There will be games and other activities for all ages. Animation and performances by Parsons’ dance team. Food and beverages will be provided by Parsons Community School.
May 22 @ 8:00 pm Flushing Town Hall
Sinnoi was formed by Kim Bora, a breakout star in Korean folk singing, jazz bassist Lee Wonsool, and electronic ambient sound artist Haihm. Referring to the oldest traditional shaman music of Korea, Sinnoi presents contemporary sounds with their mix of Korean shaman music, jazz, and electronic synth. FRI | MAY 22 | 8PM | WORLD
Jun 6 @ 9:00 am Hunter's Point South Park
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
Jul 11 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm The Harvest Room
BEYOND THE ABUSE, INC. PRESENTS Queens Book Fair – Summer 2020 Date: July 11, 2020 Time : 2pm – 6pm Location: The Harvest Room 90-40 160th St, Jamaica, NY 11432 Entrance: FREE Come Meet With Diverse Authors and Poets and many Artists. Come To Mingle and Have Fun. Free Entertainment, Live Music, Face Painting, Raffle,