Jul 16 – Dec 31 all-day ONLINE/Green Space
TAKE ROOT, now in its 13th 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 20 aesthetically diverse artists among seven performances
Jul 26 @ 10:00 am – Aug 20 @ 3:00 pm virtual
Commonpoint Queens is excited to offer College Prep Boot Camp! This will be an intensive two-week virtual program that will explore key topics in the college application process. Each day, the two-week program will include two hours of live instruction, complemented by guided assignments to deepen knowledge around the topic of the day. The College
Aug 2 – Aug 13 all-day Queens Theatre At Home
Queens Theatre’s TFAC Summer Theatre Academy for Students with Disabilities takes students through the entire process of creating short original scenes, monologues, and songs. From idea sharing to writing and development to rehearsal and performance, our all-embracing program will help students to build confidence through collaboration and artistic expression. Working with our professional and dynamic
Aug 14 @ 2:00 pm Travers Park
Pop-up performance IN-PERSON at 34 Ave/ Travers Park in Jackson Heights (76-9 34th Ave, Queens, NY 11372), 2:00-4:00 pm! Free and outdoors. Please wear a mask and stay socially distanced! Featuring Performances by: Chevalier Ballet Drye/Marinaro Dance Company Ramzi World Dance Trevor Ricardo Spencer Jr. Chieh Hsiung Flamenco Latin Gotham Dance Theater Marlaina Garcia Riegelsberger
Aug 14 @ 5:00 pm – Aug 15 @ 9:00 pm Rockaway Bazaar
6 great Surf Bands from 4 states over 2 days! Instrumental twang & reverb on the beach! *Saturday, August 14th* 5pm Commercial Interruption (CT) 6:30 Wiped Out (NY) 8pm TarantinosNYC (NY) *Sunday, August 15th* 5pm Tsunami Of Sound (MA) 6:30 The Cameramen (NY) 8pm Blue Wave Theory (NJ) This all takes place at Rockaway Bazaar,
Aug 14 @ 7:00 pm Flushing Town Hall at Home
Hailed by Philadelphia Inquirer as a “first-class talent, superb pianist” and claimed by London’s International Piano Magazine that “praises follow her around the world”, Ching-Yun Hu, a Taiwanese American concert pianist who is the winner of the 12th Arthur Rubinstein International Piano Competition and known worldwide for her dazzling stage presence and artistry, is joined
Aug 16 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm virtual
Did Obama really shake hands with the president of Iran? Is COVID-19 part of a secret plot to make a fortune by selling vaccines? Did Trump’s lawyer plot with Russian spies to hack the Democrats? Are Fox and MSNBC reporting on the 2020 election from different planets? Former New York Times reporter Scott Shane will
Aug 18 all-day Flushing Town Hall fence
“OutFront 24/7,” presented by the Southeast Queens Artist Alliance, includes banners made by Queens-based artists whose work reflects on life during the pandemic. During this crisis, city dwellers long for the lost ability to connect, whether with family, friends or even with strangers. OutFront 24/7 encourages a sense of community and healing through visual art,
Aug 18 @ 8:00 am – Aug 20 @ 6:00 pm Sunnyside Community Services
Get your Covid-19 vaccine in Sunnyside, Queens! A mobile vaccine van will be parked outside Sunnyside Community Services at 41-31 39th Street (and Queens Boulevard) from 8 am – 6 pm, August 18 – 20. Vaccinations are free for all New Yorkers over the age of 12. No appointment is necessary. Those who attend will
Aug 18 @ 5:48 pm – 6:48 pm Online
Join Friends of Maple Grove on August 21 at 4 pm for multi-instrumentalist Ron Sharpe’s “Tunes and Trailers Vol. 2.” The online concert and lecture will be followed by a Zoom Q&A. Link to the event will be posted shortly before 4 pm on our Facebook event page.
Aug 19 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm Sunnyside Community Services
Caregivers can learn about the connection between eating the right foods and brain health in this free, virtual workshop. They’ll also learn about a diet that may lower the risk of getting Alzheimer’s disease. Presented by Caregiver Education Specialist Roy Capps of CARE NYC. Participants may join virtually or via phone. Preregistration required. Through Care
Aug 20 @ 7:00 pm Flushing Town Hall
Flushing Town Hall presents an in-person, live concert “Beautiful Vibration” – Colors of African Music featuring award-winning vocal virtuoso Gino Sitson. Originally from the Bamiléké region of Cameroon, Central Africa, Gino Sitson’s daring musical project combines jazz, gospel, blues, and traditional African polyphonies, polyrhythms, and melodies in a most innovative way. Join us for an
Aug 25 all-day Zoom
Join Jewish National Fund-USA IsraelCast host Steven Shalowitz and author Max Levin for a live Q&A session about his book, Under the Stretcher. Under the Stretcher takes you into “Operation Protective Edge,” the 2014 conflict between Israel and Gaza, shared through the eyes of Max Levin, an American-born Israeli soldier who immigrated in 2012 to
Aug 26 @ 2:00 pm Sunnyside Community Services
In this free, virtual workshop, participants will gain insight into the link between heart health and memory loss. Presented by Caregiver Education Specialist Roy Capps of CARE NYC. Participants may join virtually or via phone. Preregistration required. Through Care NYC, Sunnyside Community Services, based in Sunnyside, Queens, offers caregiver support and assistance for those caring
Aug 28 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm Queens Reformed Church
Want to reserve a table to get rid of old toys, appliances, clothes and other goods? Tables can be reserved for $35 each You can message us at facebook.com/queensreformed, @queensreformedchurch, or email: queensreformedchurch@gmail.com Location: On front lawn on the corner of Springfield Blvd. & Jamaica Ave.
Aug 28 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm Lewis Latimer House Museum
As the closing for the My Soul Will Be a Star exhibition at Lewis Latimer House Museum and part of artist Sherese Francis’ Herbarium Verbarium series, this outdoor workshop will explore anthems and writing anthems that are natural to us. Participants will look at various examples of national, cultural, and poetry anthems, and then will
Aug 29 all-day Bay Terrace Shopping Center
The Kings of Disco, a musical group featuring original and longtime members of the Village People, will sing their well-known ‘70’s dance hits at the drive-in on Saturday, August 29, 7pm. With hits songs like YMCA, In The Navy, Macho Man, San Francisco, and Go West, in the late 1970’s the Village People became the
Aug 29 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm Rockaway Beach
Who doesn’t love celebrating the summer season with a good time, tasty snacks, all while fighting hunger? Misfits Market – the nation’s fastest-growing online D2C grocer – is bringing increased access to fresh, affordable food for all by kicking off a multi-city pop-up mobile tour and stopping by Rockaway Beach! On August 29th, Misfits Market
Aug 29 @ 6:00 pm Hunter's Plaza Point South Park, LIC
Pop-up performance IN-PERSON at Hunter’s Point South Park in Long Island City (Center Blvd, Queens, NY 11101), 6:00-7:15pm! Free and outdoors. Please wear a mask and stay socially distanced! Performances by: Gotham Dance Theater Marliana Garcia Riegelsberger Noora Dance Theater Greek American Folklore Society NK&D / a movement company Flamenco Latino …plus a QDF Danceback
Sep 1 – Sep 30 all-day Virtual event
The T.E.A.L.® Walk/Run™ events are held annually to celebrate the courage of ovarian cancer survivors and the strength of the families who have been touched by the disease while spreading awareness to the public and raising money for research. They take place every September during National Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month. Virtual walker, runner, and cyclist
Sep 4 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
If you’re in town this weekend, come kick off your Labor Day Weekend with music from Eric Divito and Bootleg 5!
Sep 7 all-day Online - Zoom
In September, research associate Marcia Kirk will guide participants through the collections used by family historians each day in the Municipal Archives. In addition to vital records, the genealogical resources include census records, city directories, Office of the Chief Medical Examiner records, and much more. Kirk will share research tips and then answer your questions
Sep 10 @ 3:30 pm – Sep 12 @ 9:30 am Queens County Farm Museum
Date/Hours: September 10, Friday, 3:30–8:30 pm September 11, Saturday, 11 am–6 pm September 12, Sunday, 11 am–6 pm Online ticket prices: 3-Day Pass: $45/$35 (ages 3–12) Friday, 9/10: $14 (all ages) Saturday, 9/11: $20/$15 (ages 3–12) Sunday, 9/12: $20/$15 (ages 3–12) Online Tickets Only: https://bit.ly/3jZQPP8 Description: Queens County Fair is back! Plus, the event falls
Sep 10 @ 4:00 pm virtual
Join Commonpoint Queens as we honor the 20th anniversary of 9/11 with a speaker event featuring Jonathan Edelstein on Friday, September 10 at 4:00 p.m. Jonathan Edelstein is a lawyer practicing in New York City and a volunteer at Commonpoint Queens. Between 1992 and 2002, Jonathan was a member of the New York Army National
Sep 11 @ 4:00 pm Friends of Maple Grove - Online Presentation
Join Friends of Maple Grove for a Virtual 20th Anniversary Memorial Concert as we remember all those who lost their lives on 9/11 and the 23 victims who are interred at Maple Grove.
Sep 11 @ 6:00 pm Queensbridge Park
Queensboro Dance Festival 2021 is a tour of virtual and in-person events throughout the borough of Queens NYC. Follow us on Instagram @queensborodancefestival, YouTube, and our website www.queensborodancefestival.com for tour announcements! Stay safe, and see you at a show near you! Love what we do? Please consider making a $10 donation here! https://secure.givelively.org/donate/queensboro-dance-festival-inc/support-our-2021-season RSVP for
Sep 11 @ 7:00 pm Citi Field
The New York Mets today announced ceremonial details surrounding this Saturday’s 20th-anniversary remembrance of 9/11. The club will wear first responder caps during batting practice and the game on September 11 vs. the Yankees. Caps from the FDNY, NYPD, Port Authority Police Department, Department of Sanitation, and Department of Correction will all be represented to commemorate
Sep 12 @ 6:00 pm Athens Square Park
Queensboro Dance Festival 2021 is a tour of virtual and in-person events throughout the borough of Queens NYC. Follow us on Instagram @queensborodancefestival, YouTube, and our website www.queensborodancefestival.com for tour announcements! Stay safe, and see you at a show near you! Love what we do? Please consider making a $10 donation here! https://secure.givelively.org/donate/queensboro-dance-festival-inc/support-our-2021-season RSVP for
Sep 16 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm Lewis Latimer House Museum
Join us for a two-part versatile method workshop led by artist Antonia Perez! About this event Join us for a two-part workshop led by artist Antonia Perez! Paper Maché is a versatile method of using simple materials to make beautiful, long-lasting three-dimensional objects such as sculptures, masks, and household items. Participants in this two-part workshop
Sep 16 @ 6:00 pm – 6:30 pm Friends of Maple Grove - Online Presentation
Maple Grove Cemetery will hold a virtual celebration of the Annual Day of Remembrance from 6 PM to 6:30 PM on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLC9t_pwQEqLDR6K5W0RADWFU5BtGu-nNd Everyone is invited to participate in the creation of a “Mosaic of Memories” which will be displayed at the Maple Grove Center and included in our online celebration. Kindly submit mosaics on