Jan 13 @ 7:00 pm – Jun 9 @ 9:00 pm Flushing Town Hall at Home
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. WATCH ON FACEBOOK AND ZOOM If you’d like to watch this session LIVE, simply
Feb 1 – Apr 2 all-day Flushing Town Hall fence
On February 1, 2021, Flushing Town Hall re-opens the community art exhibition and solicits new artwork for the Lunar New Year, once again inviting participants to artistically express the range of emotions they feel as they face the new year. This Lunar New Year is the Year of the Ox— and its associated characteristics of
Feb 20 – Apr 24 all-day TBA - Small Number Of In-Person Tickets on Website
The Queens Underground Red Carpet Film Festival Begins in February to Celebrate Black & Brown along with all Creative Talents in Film, Music, Dance, Poetry, Web Series Production and Networking with Industry Professionals, Community Groups, Entrepreneurs and Neighbors. Join us In-Person and/or Virtually for Movies, Music, Dance, Poetry Videos, Web Series Episodes and Business Commercials
Mar 11 – Mar 25 all-day Lewis Latimer House Museum
Join us for a two-part workshop led by contemporary artist Xin Song! Participants will learn the traditional art form of Chinese paper cutting to inspire creative expression. Join us for one or both sessions and embrace a deep dive into this innovative art practice. Pay as you wish. Select either one or both sessions! Thursday,
Mar 16 @ 1:00 pm – Mar 31 @ 6:00 pm Flux Factory
There Is Something Here looks at the components of filmmaking through the lens of the artist’s process, and the challenges of mastering artistic craft while wrestling with self-doubt, lack of experience, and fear of failure. Originally titled: Nothing to See Here, Carlos David TC leaves behind the self-deprecation that many artists experience to instead focus
Mar 23 – Jun 30 all-day Green Space (virtual)
Axons Dance Theatre presents Invisible Decorum as part of Fertile Ground series March performance. Invisible Decorum, choreographed by Joan Liu and danced by Saeko Hayashi, Marisa Pisano, and Dominique Robinson, delves into how cultural backgrounds affect our lives both consciously and subconsciously. Donate at https://www.greenspacestudio.org/fertile-ground to receive a viewing link.
Mar 23 all-day ONLINE
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 March
Mar 24 @ 9:00 am – Mar 26 @ 5:15 pm Virtual
The Women in Tech Summit educates, inspires, and connects women in technology. Working in tech is not just about coding. It’s about all aspects of your career. With discussions about trending topics in tech and information on thriving through tech career phases and facets, and unique online networking opportunities, WITS connects women working on the
Mar 24 @ 4:00 pm – 4:45 pm Alley Pond Environmental Center
This virtual workshop is being hosted by Lynne Arnold, President of the Federated Garden Clubs of New Your State, Inc., the largest gardening organization in the world. Gardening in a USDA plant hardiness zone 5 presents certain challenges. Join Ms. Arnold as she shares wildflowers throughout the seasons, growing in her NY garden. Who doesn’t
Mar 25 all-day Online - Zoom
In recognition of Women’s History Month, the New York City Department of Records & Information Services and WomensActivism.NYC will be screening The Incorrigibles, a powerful short film featuring the unknown stories of girls who were incarcerated at the New York State Training School for Girls in Hudson, New York – an institution established in 1904
Mar 26 @ 10:00 am Virtual
For current college students seeking career advice, the UNCF (United Negro College Fund) provides students of color assistance connecting the dots post-graduation. The UNCF (United Negro College Fund) Empower Me Tour (EMT) is a free college-and-career-readiness opportunity that will kick off its spring 2021 virtual tour on March 26. The UNCF EMT was created 13
Mar 26 @ 7:00 pm Flushing Town Hall at Home
The concert will be performed and streamed LIVE from Flushing Town Hall Theater on March 26th at 7 PM ET and you can watch live on Flushing Town Hall’s YouTube channel. Buy tickets only at $5 to receive the live link and get a reminder! In celebration of Women’s History Month, Flushing Town Hall is
Mar 27 @ 11:00 am – Apr 3 @ 4:00 pm Queens County Farm Museum
Kids and their grown-ups will enjoy the thrill of this springtime tradition on the farm with social distancing built-in. Spread out on the grass as you dance the bunny hop and enjoy 47 eggcellent acres of outdoor space. Visit with the farm’s animals and hop on a hayride to top off your day. BYOB (bring
Mar 29 all-day Queens Theatre
Queens Theatre (QT) offers a week of virtual performing arts classes to engage students during the New York City Public School spring break—from Monday, March 29th to Friday, April 2, 2021—to spark participants’ imaginations and grow their natural performance skills through fun, targeted theater activities, and rigorous workshops. Throughout the week, children ages 6 to
Mar 29 all-day Queens Theatre
Queens Theatre (QT) offers a week of virtual performing arts classes to engage students during the New York City Public School spring break—from Monday, March 29th to Friday, April 2, 2021—to spark participants’ imaginations and grow their natural performance skills through fun, targeted theater activities, and rigorous workshops. Throughout the week, children ages 6 to
Mar 30 @ 6:30 pm Online - Zoom
The New York City Department of Records and Information Services (DORIS) invites you to the launch of our Lunch and Learn Series. Join us each month for an intimate conversation with agency staff and special guests on the collections of the Municipal Archives and Library, as well as the history of New York City.
Mar 31 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm Alley Pond Environmental Center
Interested in learning more about herbalism and making your own tea? Join us for a Wellness Herbal Tea Virtual Workshop! Hosted in partnership with Queens Botanical Gardens, you will learn basic history and facts of herbalism, create your own tea bags, make an herb drying craft for your kitchen, and finish with a seed planting!
Apr 1 @ 11:00 am – 11:00 pm Free Zoom Event
Please join Queensboro Council for Social Welfare as it Welcomes Dr. Troulakis from New-York Presbyterian Queens for a discussion of Heart Disease in Women over 60 and how to Keep Your Heart Healthy! Register by emailing Allison at QCSW.Webinars@gmail.com
Apr 1 @ 1:00 pm – Apr 27 @ 6:00 pm Flux Factory
Follow Remi Dalton and Jevijoe Vitug at OnlyPods. Like and subscribe to new channels of work that employ the translational essence of the meme. Watch as these artists labor on live-streaming platforms. We can all be heroes just for one stream. Username: ArtHistoryPrisoner and username: ArtHistoryguard empower streamers through a collaborative process of framing. Paintings
Apr 3 all-day online
In February, the Mars Rover Perseverance landed in the Jezero Crater of the Red Planet. This feat of humankind’s technological prowess was accomplished by the hardworking engineers at NASA, and one of those is the Queens-born Vishnu Sridhar. Queens is happy to have one of our own contributions to our understanding of the Solar System.
Apr 5 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm ONLINE
Learn how to recycle used cooking oil and how it can benefit your business and the environment! Avoid the hazards and risks of not properly disposing of your used cooking oil. Hosted by Flushing Willets Point Corona Local Development Corporation and Flushing Business Improvement District with guest speakers from the NYC Department of Environmental Protection.
Apr 5 @ 12:00 pm virtual
In 1938, on the eve of World War II, the American journalist Dorothy Thompson wrote that “a piece of paper with a stamp on it is the difference between life and death.” A Holocaust story that is both German and American, The Unwanted is the intimate account of Jewish families in a small village on
Apr 5 @ 3:00 pm – Apr 11 @ 6:45 pm Commonpoint Queens Bay Terrace Center
We are excited to announce that we will be expanding our youth sports classes on our Outdoor Basketball Court and Turf Field! Our dynamic instructors will guide your child to reach their full potential through an engaging and age-appropriate sports curriculum. Please join us for our Free Trial Class Week April 5-11. The class schedule
Apr 6 @ 7:00 pm – May 25 @ 9:00 pm Flushing Town Hall at Home
Taught by jazz researcher and educator Ben Young, Jazz 101 is a survey of the history of Jazz music, held over eight two-hour sessions—one per week. The course is designed for listeners at all experience levels: Using historic Jazz recordings we illustrate where the music came from, how it works, and how the styles have
Apr 7 all-day Online
The Neighborhood Stories project is back for a third year – now in a virtual format! Join us to learn how to share and preserve your New York memories at the New York City Municipal Archives. About the Project: Neighborhood Stories is a citywide project helping people tell their stories and amplify their community voice
Apr 8 @ 3:00 pm virtual
Join us as we commemorate Yom HaShoah (Holocaust Remembrance Day) with a virtual talk with Seymour Kaplan Thursday, April 8. At 17-years old, Seymour Kaplan enlisted in the American Army and left Brooklyn to fight against Nazi Germany. He became a machine gunner with the 692nd Tank Destroyer Battalion attached to the 42nd Infantry Division.
Apr 9 all-day Ross Medical Education Center
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Apr 9 all-day ONLINE/Green Space
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
Apr 9 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm AlterWork Studios
Last year Back to the Lab had the honor of partnering up with AlterWork Studios to grant two artist residencies in AlterWork’s community darkroom. We were pleased and excited to have Lissy Gonzalez and Judyta Grudzien on board as our first-ever darkroom residents. During the residency, they were given access to AlterWork’s darkroom for two
Apr 10 @ 1:00 pm – 8:00 pm Flux Factory
Flux Factory is happy to be hosting THREADS, an exhibition curated by an international collective of arts organizations from Bogotá, NYC, Manila, and Chicago: Bliss on Bliss Arts Projects, Maleza Proyectos, Nodo 51 Area Cultural, Poets of Queens, and Yara Arts Group. The THREADS Project and its expanding global network help artists and audiences establish