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
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 24 @ 10:30 am Commonpoint Queens Sam Field Center
In partnership with Sinai Chapels and Schwartz Ettenger, PLLC, the Commonpoint Queens Sam Field Center is hosting a Life Planning Seminar for our Older Adult community on Tuesday, March 24th from 10:30am to 12:00pm. This seminar is aimed to answer your questions about protecting your assets and planning for your future, and will feature the
Mar 24 @ 12:00 pm Milton G. Bassin Performing Arts Center Lobby, York College CUNY
The Quintet of the Americas, an internationally renowned woodwind quintet will celebrate 40 years in NYC. The program features James Cohn’s Klezmer Fantasy and music by Lembit Beecher and Harold Gutiérrez from the group’s Memory Project, music inspired by stories of Queens (NY) seniors. The program will also include Manahatta Windows by Robert Deemer, commissioned
Mar 24 @ 6:00 pm – Mar 25 @ 8:15 pm Queens County Farm Museum
The art of cheesemaking dates back thousands of years! This introductory, hands-on class will guide you through this rich history and teach you the science behind your curds and whey. Students will practice making two types of soft cheese and leave with samples, recipes, and clear instructions to confidently make cheese in their own kitchens.
Mar 25 @ 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!
Mar 26 – Mar 30 all-day Flux Factory
In her first solo exhibition on Turtle Island, Nine Yamamoto-Masson presents new works that reflect on the private dimensions of war and US imperialism in Asia that, sidelined by hegemonic regimes of knowledge and cold bureaucratization of violence, often elude representation and public discourse – especially within the US public imaginary of Asia and of
Mar 26 @ 5:00 pm Trattoria L’incontro
Are you protecting your eyes from the sun? Following the 20-20-20 rule? If not, you are not doing enough for the health of your eyes. Learn from Mount Sinai Queens optometrist, Dr. Elena Schmidt, what you can do today to take care of your eyes and preserve your vision as you age. Sign up today!
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
Mar 28 @ 8:00 pm Flushing Town Hall
Jazz vocalist and DC-native Akua Allrich (a MAAF Jazz Touring Network Artist) curates and delivers a soul-stirring tribute to two powerhouse musician-activists, Nina Simone and Miriam Makeba. This talented Howard University graduate is making a name for herself in the US and beyond with a musical style that draws from blues, soul, jazz, and pan-
Mar 29 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
No mosquitoes to fight. No machetes needed. This is the area that corporate Amazon rejected under community pressure. They chose not to negotiate. The area is still prime for artist and tech startup investments. The tour is limited to 30 participants. The fee is $20, payable at the start of the tour. Registration required at
Mar 29 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm Commonpoint Queens Sam Field Center
Commonpoint Queens is hosting a Special Services Resource Fair on Sunday, March 29, from 1-4pm at Commonpoint Queens Sam Field Center! This FREE public event is for: People with disabilities Family members and friends Teachers, students, professionals and community members We will be giving out information on our vast array of programs for individuals with
Mar 29 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm St. John's University, Marillac Hall
Guaranteed laughs before 5pm! Now you can have your laughs and your early bird dinner too! Cory Kahaney was voted Best Comedian in NYC by Backstage and Best Female Comedian NYC by the Manhattan Association of Cabarets. She appeared in Catskills on Broadway with Freddie Roman, the creator and star of the groundbreaking show, and on TV on The Late Show, American’s Funniest
Apr 1 @ 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!
Apr 4 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm Queens Public Library at Briarwood
Attention Queens parents, teachers, and kids: free creative writing classes available at Queens Library! Newtown Literary Alliance, a nonprofit organization dedicated to promoting the writing of prose and poetry in Queens, in partnership with Queens Public Library, is offering free creative writing classes for kids and teens. The next class is Saturday, April 4th from
Apr 4 @ 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. Cumbia River Band’s music draws from a festive repertoire of Colombian Cumbia and Riverside music. Sining Kapuluan presents traditional gong- music and dances from the Southern island
Apr 5 all-day St. John’s University, Marillac Hall
Luciano Pavarotti extended his presence far beyond the limits of Italian opera. Quickly establishing his trademark rich sound as the great male operatic voice of the 20th century, he expanded his reach to stadium concerts and pop collaborations which brought him fame beyond measure. While magic was created when Pavarotti, Domingo and Carreras met onstage
Apr 7 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Espresso 77
Sokunthary Svay is a Khmer writer from the Bronx. She is poetry editor for Newtown Literary, the only literary journal for the borough of Queens, and a founding member of the Cambodian American Literary Arts Association (CALAA). She has received fellowships from American Opera Projects, Poets House, Willow Books, and CUNY. Her first collection of
Apr 8 @ 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!
Apr 15 @ 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!
Apr 16 @ 8:00 pm – Apr 25 @ 8:00 pm The Chocolate Factory Theater
“dream[e]scapes is my first look inside building a world that is particularly made for me and bodies that look like mine. it is a practice in duration and reimagining the gaze we place on ourselves and those around us. i come to think of it as a 24/7 event that is always happening in spaces
Apr 17 all-day The Lexington Center
Friday, April 17, 2020, 8pm REZA: Edge of Illusion Reza is recognized as one of today’s most highly sought-after entertainers in the touring illusion industry, delivering innovative, engaging and spectacular performances worldwide. Reza’s recent tour and television appearances have astounded over 30 million viewers from across the World. Reza’s unique brand of entertainment has landed
Apr 18 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Bayside Historical Society
Bayside Historical Society welcomes volunteers to help beautify our garden! We’ll be clearing out last year’s weeds and old plants and prepping the beds for new flowers and plants. Check out the emerging daffodils from last year’s planting event! The cost is free; gardening supplies will be provided. RSVP on the BHS Website.
Apr 18 @ 10:00 am – 5:30 pm Stops along the #7 train
(The Mets are playing at home so the #7 is not affected for the weekend!) Since 1999, when the Metrocard matured, I have led a tour called The World of the Number 7 Train. This series of six walks and connecting rides along North Queens transportation corridor became my signature tour, focusing on what the
Apr 18 @ 11:00 am – Apr 26 @ 3:00 pm Queens County Farm Museum
Sat, April 18, 19, 25 & 26, 2020 11:00 am–6:00 pm Celebrate spring down on the farm. Tilt-A-Whirl in our orchard and kick off the season with children’s carnival rides, hayrides & midway games. Carnival rides included in admission. Height rules apply at all rides.
Apr 19 all-day St. John’s University, Marillac Hall
Sunday, April 19, 2020, 3pm 70 Years In The Promised Land From the Producers of the highly acclaimed operatic-pop crossover vocal group Kol Esperanza, comes 70 Years In The Promised Land, a blockbuster review celebrating Israel’s 70th birthday. Musical Director and Producer Tomer Adaddi and an international cast that includes Revital Zalcman, Lital Gabai Kakon,
Apr 22 all-day Queens County Farm Museum
April 22, 2020 marks the 5oth anniversary of Earth Day! Join us on the farm to commemorate this historic occasion and learn how Queens Farm celebrates Earth Day every day. Kids can make their own Bee Hotel to protect pollinators and BEE a part of the farm’s Trash Flash Mob. Earth Day participants can Adopt-a-Worm
Apr 22 @ 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!
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