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Celebration | 27th December 2019

Celebrate Kwanzaa in Flushing!

Join the Friends of Flushing Library for a fantastic Kwanzaa celebration this Monday, December 30, 2019, at 5:30pm in the auditorium of Flushing Library. The program will feature the sights and sounds of Kwanzaa with: Louise Dente, Cultural Literacy Educator/Artist/Executive Producer at Cultural Caravan TV; and: AKoKo Nante Ensemble: Dynamic Pan African percussion/vocal group and […]

Event | 20th November 2019

Walk the Kissena Way Trail on Black Friday!

Join Transportation Alternatives, Eastern Queens Greenway, Kissena Park Conservancy, Greater Flushing Chamber of Commerce, and more for a FREE family-safe walking tour of the extensive park network in Eastern Queens. This is the second #OptOutside Black Friday Walking Tour of the future Kissena Way. Get ready to burn off the Thanksgiving stuffing and make some […]

Entertainment | 18th November 2019

Explore Local History with #HollyTour 2019

Celebrate the holiday season with six Queens historic sites and learn about their unique histories! Set your own pace and visit as many sites as you choose. One ticket is good for all six sites. Each historic house offers guided tours, family-friendly activities, and refreshments. Many of the houses will have musical performances, holiday crafts […]

Celebration | 11th October 2019

Celebrate Freedom & Diversity at the Queens Interfaith Unity Walk

In 1657, the farmers of Flushing courageously stood up for our freedom of conscience (telling Governor Stuyvesant that the “law of love, peace and liberty in the states extend[s] to Jews, Turks and Egyptians”). Since then, religious freedom has become a bedrock of our society and we have all benefited from this legacy of peaceful coexistence. Flushing, now […]

Event | 13th September 2019

Explore Flushing’s Victorian Past

September is a great time to enjoy late summer weather and the bounty of a summer garden. The Voelker Orth Museum welcomes guests to take a step back in time to the days when home gardens and backyard gatherings were a big part of life in Queens. The Museum occupies a Victorian 1890s house, a […]

Event | 13th August 2019

AAFE Youth Center Launch in Flushing

AAFE Youth Center Launch AAFE’s vision is to create a space where youth have a second home where they can build a community with each other and with the larger Flushing community. They want the space to be multipurpose and filled with couches, a library, a technology lab, and other resources. They need your help […]

Event | 7th August 2019

Good Health Day

Good Health Day (GHD) is one of the largest events of the Charles B. Wang Community Health Center (CBWCHC) with 2,000 visitors to the Queens Flushing site and 3,500 to the Manhattan Chinatown location. As an annual tradition for more than 30 years, GHD has been providing free screenings for cholesterol, diabetes, hypertension and other […]

Art | 22nd July 2019

POOLTIME! – July Public Programs

Sunday, July 28, 2019 // 4 – 6PM Location:Flushing Meadows Corona Park, Flushing, Queens, NY 11367At the north end of Meadow Lake Lawns adjacent to Ederle Terrace Map link here.  All programs are free and open to the public. About Flushing Fantastic Flushing Fantastic is the premier resource for visitors, businesses, and residents to discover […]

Event | 9th July 2019

Tour de Flushing

Tour de Flushing is a FREE, marshalled, family-friendly ride through Queens’ Greenbelt and beautiful tree-lined streets. The base ride is 15 miles long with an optional 4 mile leg through beautiful, hilly Douglaston if you want an extra challenge.  Our ride finishes in Queens’ food capital, Downtown Flushing. Free valet bike parking will be available […]

Art | 6th June 2019

POOLTIME! – Public Art Opening

A Public Art Pavilion in Flushing Meadows Corona Park w/ artists Cheryl Wing-Zi Wong & Dev HarlanSunday, June 9th, 20192:00PM FREE Admission You are invited to participate in the opening of this year-long public artwork with a discussion on the site’s history and a movement workshop. This event is free and completely open to the […]

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