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Dino Rossi

Whitestone Library

Friday, June 17

Dino Rossi will perform a concert of international songs at the Whitestone Library, located at 151-10 14th Road, at 3 p.m. on Friday, June 17. Rossi, a tenor, will sing in five languages. The show will include show tunes, arias and pop and folk songs.

For more information, call 718-767-8010.

Public Movie Night

Captain Tilly Park

Friday, June 17

A free public movie night will be held in Captain Tilly Park, located at Highland and 85th Avenues between 165th Street and Chapin Parkway, from 7 to 11 p.m. on Friday, June 17.

In addition to “Despicable Me” being shown, there will be popcorn, arts and crafts and tattoos and face painting. The first 200 children will receive ice cream.

For more information, call 718-520-5918.

Leap Dance Project Showcase

Queens Council on the Arts

Friday, June 17

Queens Council on the Arts (QCA) will hold the Leap Dance Project Showcase at the LaGuardia Performing Arts Center, located at 31-10 Thomson Avenue in Long Island City at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, June 17.

According to QCA, the project “is a professional dance development program designed to support individual dance artists and foster a community of dance professionals in Queens.”

Although admission is free, reservations are required and can be made by emailing rsvp-lpac@lagcc.cuny.edu.

For more information, visit www.queenscouncilarts.org or call 347-505-3010.

‘Tracks: Animal Drawings from Noguchi’s Travels’

The Noguchi Museum

Through September 18

“Tracks: Animal Drawings from Noguchi’s Travels” will be on display at The Noguchi Museum located at 9-01 33rd Road in Long Island City, through September 18.

The exhibit features 40 ink and pencil drawings created from the 1920s to the 1940s.

The museum is open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday to Friday and 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturdays and Sundays.

For more information, visit www.noguchi.org or call 718-204-7088.

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