Jun 2 @ 10:00 am – Jul 21 @ 12:00 pm Forest Park
This April, City Parks Foundation is kicking off its 2019 Spring sports programs for young people living in Queens, Brooklyn, Bronx, or Manhattan. CityParks Track & Field, presented in partnership with New York Road Runners and supported by the Randall’s Island Park Alliance, gives New York City kids, ages eight to 14, the chance to
Jun 3 @ 10:00 am – Jul 26 @ 12:00 pm Astoria Park Tennis Courts
City Parks Foundation is kicking off its 2019 Spring sports program for seniors this April. CityParks Seniors Fitness, presented in partnership with New York Road Runners, is held in 17 neighborhood parks in all 5 boroughs. Seniors Fitness, offered from April 22 – June 14, gives New Yorkers 60+ the chance to participate in free
Jun 5 – Nov 24 all-day Queens County Farm Museum
Enjoy farm-fresh produce grown right here at Queens Farm from spring thru fall. Over 80 varieties of fruits, vegetables, flowers, and herbs are featured throughout the season. Members always get 10% off and EBT & SNAP benefits are gladly accepted. We love when you BYOB (bring your own bags)! Wednesday–Sunday through November 3, 2019 Wed,
Jun 6 – Jun 27 all-day Queens County Farm Museum
Experiment in the medium of watercolor with the farm landscape as your backdrop! Local Queens artist Denis Ponsot will provide instruction and demo all the “shop tricks” in watercolor painting. Beginning and experienced students are welcome and will explore a variety of techniques with an emphasis on developing one’s own style. Demonstrations of color and
Jun 13 @ 4:00 pm – 11:30 pm Museum of the Moving Image
The Queens Festival is an non profit organization founded in 2017 to promote diverse films based on LGBT related topics in the borough of Queens.
Jun 13 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm Queens Historical Society
Everyone knows that New York City is the sports capital of America, but few acknowledge how great a part Queens has played in that history. From baseball and football to boxing, horseracing, and even golf, so many historic events took place on the playing fields and in the arenas of Queens. In this illustrated lecture,
Jun 13 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Bayside Historical Society
Bayside Historical Society invites you to join us for the opening of our new exhibit series “From the Archives,” which will feature historically significant documents, artifacts, photographs, and other archival materials from our vast collections. The first installment of the series will showcase the history of the Bayside Yacht Club and its activities throughout the
Jun 14 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm Green Space
TAKE ROOT, now in its 10th 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 by providing our venue, Green Space, along with full technical and marketing support to present their work to the NYC
Jun 14 @ 10:00 pm – Jun 15 @ 3:00 am Katch Astoria
Brush off your best white and neon threads for this one! Glow as bright as your headphones and dance the night away at our indoor glow in the dark party. Complete with black lights, glow in the dark face and body painting, glow sticks, and glowing headphones, this party will be hard to miss. Our
Jun 15 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Bayside Historical Society
Now that the Castle grounds have been weeded, raked, and cleared thanks to our Earth Day volunteers, it’s time to beautify our gardens with new flowers and plants. Come join Bayside Historical Society for a day of planting — all levels of gardening expertise welcome! This is a free event.
Jun 15 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm The Center at Maple Grove
Soprano Mariel Pacific returns to The Center accompanied by pianist Naoko Aita with a selection of favorites from Cabaret, South Pacific, Carousel, The Sound of Music and other top shows and Disney movies! Dedicated to singers & performers Dana Dawson Curry (1974-2010) and Kyle Jean Baptiste (1993 – 2015) at Maple Grove. Free admission with
Jun 15 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm The Center at Maple Grove
Following our free concert from 4 PM to 6 PM, come to our Art Exhibit Opening Reception. Featuring photographs by the late Harvey Shaman, photographer, author, teacher and Kew Gardens resident who is buried at Maple Grove; photographs of Forest Hills by Cheryl Cuddeback; paintings by Kew Gardens Resident Eric Scott Horn and a selection
Jun 15 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm Maspeth Library
This workshop will be held on Saturdays at noon at the Maspeth Library on April 13 and 27; May 4, 11 and 18; June 1, 8, 15, 22 and 29. Space is limited, with people welcomed on a first-come, first-served basis. They don’t have to attend every week to be a part of it. Taught
Jun 15 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm Green Space
TAKE ROOT, now in its 10th 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 by providing our venue, Green Space, along with full technical and marketing support to present their work to the NYC
Jun 16 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm Pat Dolan Trail (Mauro Playground Entrance)
This Father’s Day, spend some quality time with your families while planting at the Pat Dolan Trail! Join the Environmental Stewardship Team at Flushing Meadows Corona Park as we plant native species, enhancing the beauty and biodiversity of the Willow Lake Preserve for the benefit of park-goers and animal residents alike. Please register here: https://allianceforfmcp.org/stewardship
Jun 16 @ 3:00 pm – 3:30 pm Lewis Latimer House Museum
This smart animation introduces African American inventor Garrett Morgan who, same as Latimer, was born to former slaves. It highlights significant achievements by African Americans and discusses where ideas come from. This screening is organized in partnership with 5 Boros to Freedom. The 2019 Race and Immigration Film Series is supported, in part, by public
Jun 16 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm LIC Landing
You’re invited to the ultimate family friendly party! With waterfront dance floors and sunset skyline views, this party is the best way to end the weekend. Bring out the whole fam, grab some snacks and drinks from Coffeed, and choose between 3 channels of music! Enjoy the summer while it lasts! Your 3 Live DJs
Jun 16 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Green Space
FERTILE GROUND has supported emerging and established artists for 13 seasons, showcasing the work of over 50 choreographers each year. The non-curated program features 5-6 dance makers each evening and includes a post-performance discussion with wine, moderated by Green Space’s Artistic Director, Valerie Green. Featuring: Bianca Paige Smith Sarah Rose Malaika Holder Emily Climer Gianina
Jun 18 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm Forest Park Seufferet Bandshell
Fun and Fitness for 55+ Seniors! Latin style dance fitness program that mixes low-intensity and high-intensity moves for an interval-style, calorie-burning dance fitness party. Perk up with fun exercise! All classes held at the Forest Park Seuffert Bandshell.
Jun 19 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm Bayside Senior Center
Come and explore energies! This is a weekly event presented by Dee Rao Walker to bring together senior citizens through exercise and dance!
Jun 20 @ 6:45 pm – 8:30 pm Astoria Park
Join The Happie House, Walk In GYN Care and Pilates In The Park for a fun pre-summer solstice evening under the stars. Celebrate the start of summer and learn how to keep the body healthy and happy throughout the entire season! Enjoy a 50-minute yoga class led by The Happie House founder Lisa Samuels, RD.
Jun 21 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm Highland Park
Join us for a FREE Silent Disco Dance Party at Highland Park, sponsored by Council Member Rafael L. Espinal and the Forest Park Trust, Inc. This family friendly party has music for everyone to enjoy! Our 3 channels will be playing your favorite songs, from Top 40, to throwbacks, to Motown and funk! See you
Jun 21 @ 8:00 pm Flushing Town Hall
This concert is the title of QJO’s Music Director Jimmy Heath’s latest big band album “It Aint Over Yet”, a testimony to his life and long legacy of great music. The compositions are all arranged by Jimmy Heath for this 17-piece big band and will span the corridors of his musical and creative imagination. This
Jun 21 @ 10:00 pm – Jun 22 @ 2:00 am Bohemian Hall & Beer Garden
Summer is upon us and Quiet Events is back at Bohemian Beer Garden! Join us as the weather gets warmer and the parties get hotter. Our 3 live DJs always bring the best vibes and even better jams. This event will be outside if the weather’s on our side! Your 3 Live DJs are spinning
Jun 22 @ 10:00 am – 10:00 pm Flushing YMCA
Bike Skills 101: Learn to Ride—Adults is a free class for adults and mature teens who are ready to ride. Doesn’t matter if you’re 18 or 80, we’ll get you rolling in no time. With our safe, easy, effective method, Learn to Ride students learn how to balance, pedal, start, stop, and steer a bike,
Jun 22 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm Elmhurst Hospital Parking Lot
A 3-hour on-bike class for adults and mature teens who have recently learned how to ride a bike or who want to improve their core cycling skills. You’ll learn how to adjust your helmet for a safe, comfortable fit, choose an appropriately sized bike, adjust the seat, perform a simple mechanical inspection to ensure the
Jun 22 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm Katch Astoria
Let our Quiet Events DJs watch your kids while you enjoy a Saturday afternoon brunch with friends. Katch Astoria is Queens’ Premiere Gastropub offering a huge dance floor for your kids to party & a wide range of drinks and tasty meals for everyone. Just take a look at their Brunch Menu. Make this your
Jun 22 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm Queens County Farm Museum
Queens Farm cultivates 30 varieties of annual and perennial herbs. Join our farmer and resident herbalist, Phoebe Greenberg, to learn more about growing and using herbs for their medicinal benefits. This class will explore some of the properties of specific herbs grown on the farm and provide a variety of simple ways you can harness
Jun 22 @ 1:00 pm – Jul 13 @ 6:00 pm Flux Factory
Using the lenses of food and sports, Wicket Leeks showcases cooks, athletes, researchers, artists, coaches, and makers to help investigate the unsavory histories of nationalist, religious, and corporate colonialism in a palatable way, while not sugar-coating its effects, in order to help us better digest our present and cook up a healthier future.
Jun 22 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm Lewis Latimer House Museum
Artist Shervone Neckles’ installation Beacon Shade Sail affirms the Lewis Latimer House Museum’s sense of place and belonging within the Flushing and greater Queens community, and honors the “groundbreaking” lifework of inventor Lewis H. Latimer. The outdoor installation features two triangular-shaped shade sails which function as a focal point to attract the local public and