BUZZ BRIEFS


By Queens Courier Staff |

Author Talk

McGoldrick Library

Friday, May 13

Author Jason D. Antos will be at the McGoldrick Library, located at 155-06 Roosevelt Avenue in Flushing, at 3 p.m. on Friday, May 13 to discuss his local history book Flushing.

For more information, call 718-461-1616.

‘The Voice’

Queens Symphony Orchestra

Saturday, May 14

The Queens Symphony Orchestra (QSO) will close its season with the concert “The Voice” at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, May 14 at the Queensborough Performing Arts Center, located at 222-05 56th Avenue in Bayside.

There will be a pre-concert lecture at 6:30 p.m. with Music Director Constantine Kitsopoulos. Participating in the concert will be QSO 2010 Young Soloist Competition winner Nan-Cheng Chen.

Admission is $30 for orchestra seating and $25 for balcony seating. The cost for students and seniors is $20. Children 10 and under get in for $10.

There is a $5 charge for the lecture.

For more information, visit www.queenssymphony.org or call 718-570-0909.

Art Show

LeHavre Art League

Sunday, May 15

Members of the LeHavre Art League will hold an art show at the cooperative’s clubhouse, located at 168-68 9th Avenue in Whitestone, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Sunday, May 15.

The exhibition will include paintings, watercolors, photography, pottery, jewelry and quilts. Some items will be for sale. Wine and cheese will be served.

For more information, call 718-767-2277.

1939 World’s Fair Lecture

Queens Historical Society

Sunday, May 15

The Queens Historical Society, located at 143-35 37th Avenue in Flushing, will hold the lecture “World of Tomorrow: 1939 New York World’s Fair” from 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. on Sunday, May 15.

It will be presented by historian Pierre Montiel and will include a slide show.

Admission is $5 for society members and $8 for non-members.

For more information, email DHilkinQHS@gmail.com or call 718-939-0647, Ext. 14.

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