BUZZ BRIEFS


By Queens Courier Staff |

Queens Jazz Orchestra

Flushing Town Hall

Friday, April 29

The Queens Jazz Orchestra will perform at Flushing Town Hall, located at 137-35 Northern Boulevard, at 8 p.m. on Friday, April 29.

The 17-piece group performs works by Queens jazz legends Benny Goodman, Fats Waller, Milt Jackson and Lena Horne. They will also perform “Fantastic Four” and “Cornucopia,” which was commissioned by Flushing Council on Culture and the Arts.

Tickets are $40 or $32 for members and $20 for students. Packages that include table seating for two, wine, snacks and a chance to meet the artists are $120 or $100 for members.

For more information, visit www.flushingtownhall.org or call 718-463-7700.

Classical Piano Concert

Flushing Library

Saturday, April 30

Flushing Library, located at 41-17 Main Street, will hold a classical piano concert with Dr. Albert Zak at 2 p.m. on Saturday, April 30.

Zak has been playing the piano since he was four years old. He will perform pieces by Beethoven, Chopin and Mussorgsky.

For more information, call 718-661-1200.

Spring Festival

King Manor Museum

Saturday, April 30

The King Manor Museum, located at 150-03 Jamaica Avenue, will host a spring festival from noon to 4 p.m. on Saturday, April 30.

The event is free of charge and will include “traditional May Day celebrations,” crafts and stories.

For more information, email programs@kingmanor.org or call 718-206-0545.

Antique Auto Show

Queens Country Farm Museum

Sunday, May 1

The Queens Country Farm Museum, located at 73-50 Little Neck Parkway in Floral Park, will host the 32nd Annual Antique Auto Show from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Sunday, May 1.

New York Antique Auto Club members will display their cars. There will also be historic house tours, hayrides and food.

Admission is $5 for adults and $2 for children four and under.

For more information, visit www.queensfarm.org or call 718-347-3276.

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