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 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 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
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
Apr 11 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm Online
Have you ever carved your own spoon? It’s ridiculously easy. Learn this woodworkers’ basic with Lesley Loo, a designer, and former woodshop manager. We’ll hand-carve a unique wooden spoon out of wood stock with hand-held tools, in the comfort of your home. It’s the perfect introduction to woodworking for those who have never done it
Apr 13 all-day ONLINE/Green Space
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 April
Apr 13 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
Long Island City Partnership’s Annual Real Estate Breakfast is the leading real estate event in Western Queens. For 15 years, we have brought together sold-out crowds of leaders in real estate, finance, and the LIC community to discover current projects underway in LIC. Our previous panels have highlighted a mix of residential, commercial, cultural, and
Apr 14 @ 6:00 pm virtual
Join the BEACON programs at M.S. 216, 158, and 172 and Rep. Grace Meng for Stop AAPI Hate, a virtual event supporting the Asian American Pacific Islander community during the COVID-19 pandemic and a time of increased prejudice. Learn about the discrimination the AAPI community has been facing, discuss firsthand experiences, and find ways we
Apr 15 all-day New York Marriott at the Brooklyn Bridge Hotel
DigiMarCon East 2021 is your chance to … – Experience a safe and intimate gathering with marketing leaders and professionals in a clean and hygienic environment. – Hear from some of the most audacious and thought provoking speakers in the digital marketing, media and advertising industry. – Gain insight into emerging strategies, the latest innovative
Apr 15 @ 2:19 pm – 3:19 pm
We are looking forward to having Matthew Graybil perform for us again on Sat. 4/17/21 at 4 PM. Link and program will be posted shortly before 4 pm on our Facebook page. Website: www.friendsofmaplegrove.org This concert is dedicated to Josef Lhevinne (1874-1944) a Russian pianist and teacher who taught at Juilliard and continued his concert
Apr 16 @ 6:00 pm – Apr 25 @ 6:00 pm In-Person in Jamaica, Queens, NY 11433
Red Carpet Comes To Queens, NY. Join Us In-Person or Virtually for the Best of Indie Movies, Dance, Music, Poetry Videos, Web Series Episodes with Live Performances and spectacular Vendors for 4 Days of non-stop Action, Comedy, Drama, History and Networking with Filmmakers, Business Leaders and Neighbors. DATES: April 16, 17, 24 (6pm -10pm) &
Apr 17 @ 8:00 pm Flushing Town Hall at Home
The event will be streamed live on Flushing Town Hall’s YouTube channel. Come enjoy an evening of live comedy on sharing the memorable moments of triumphing over quarantine. Flushing Town Hall is proud to present Crazy Talented Asians & Friends- Live Comedy, a showcase of Asian American comedians. With the global COVID pandemic in its
Apr 18 @ 10:30 am Virtual
Join us for an engaging, impactful, and informative virtual Breakfast for Israel! Gather together with your community members to hear how your local efforts ensure a bright, prosperous future for the land and people of Israel. Then join Jewish National Fund-USA supporters from coast to coast in a vibrant celebration of Yom Ha’atzmaut.
Apr 19 @ 9:15 am – 10:00 am
New for Spring 2021, we will be bringing back in-person exercise classes with outdoor fitness classes at our Tanenbaum Family Pool in Little Neck (across the street from our Sam Field Center)! Move better and feel better with our group fitness classes that help with: Building strength Improving balance and joint mobility Enhancing functional movement
Apr 22 @ 12:00 pm Flushing Town Hall at Home
This exhibition will premiere on our new virtual gallery platform on Thursday, April 22 at 12 PM ET. “Fridays at Five” is a virtual exhibition commemorating the one-year anniversary of Flushing Town Hall’s weekly Artist Zoom Hangs and the community of multidisciplinary artists that have created a supportive network. “Fridays at Five” showcases the artists
Apr 22 @ 1:30 pm – 4:30 pm Queens County Farm Museum
Earth Day is every day at Queens Farm! Join us outdoors for a volunteer service day marking the 51st anniversary of Earth Day. Volunteers will assist with spring clean-up and can enjoy apiary talks with NYC beekeeper, Toby Bloch, a compost giveback, Adopt-a-Worm composting tips at the ConEdison Ecology booth, tractor-drawn hayrides ($5/person), a self-guided