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What to do this weekend in Queens
What to do this weekend in Queens
News Queens Courier Staff 7/11/2014 at 2:42PM

Come attend dance lessons at Flushing Town Hall’s garden as part of their free summer concert series on Sunday, July 13. This Sunday’s dance lesson will center on Soul Party, old-school R&B.

What to do this weekend in Queens
What to do this weekend in Queens
News Queens Courier Staff 7/04/2014 at 8:14AM

Join hundreds of bikers for a fun-filled, family-friendly, 20-mile bike tour to highlight various Queens neighborhoods like Flushing, Murray Hill, Beechurst and Whitestone at the seventh annual Tour de Queens this Sunday.

What to do this weekend in Queens
What to do this weekend in Queens
News Queens Courier Staff 6/27/2014 at 10:04AM

MoMA PS1 presents “Warm Up 2014” from June 28 to September 6 every Saturday from 3 to 9 p.m. Doors open at noon and there will be outdoor music concerts by local and international experimental DJs.

What to do this weekend in Queens
What to do this weekend in Queens
News Queens Courier Staff 6/20/2014 at 2:16PM

What is a polliwog anyway? Children learn the answer to this question and many more while observing and handling real frogs on Saturday, June 21 at Alley Pond Environmental Center.

What to do this weekend in Queens
What to do this weekend in Queens
News Queens Courier Staff 6/13/2014 at 4:30PM

Saturday, June 14 Don’t be a victim of identity theft! Come out to the United Community Civic Association (UCCA) and Ridgewood Savings Bank Community (RSB-Astoria Branch) “Shredding Event” at Ditmars Boulevard and Hazen Street from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Protect your personal and important legal papers by safely destroying everything free of charge. Limit: [...]

What to do this weekend in Queens
What to do this weekend in Queens
News Queens Courier Staff 2/14/2014 at 4:30PM

Saturday, February 15  The Jamaica Performing Arts Center (JPAC) is proud to present “Amazing Grace: From the Auction to the White House” as part of its Black History Month Celebration. “Amazing Grace: From the Auction to the White House” is a dance and theatrical event where audience participation is part of the performance. This event [...]

What to do this weekend in Queens
What to do this weekend in Queens
News Queens Courier Staff 12/27/2013 at 4:52PM

Saturday, December 28 & Sunday, December, 29 Two-time Drama Desk nominee Parallel Exit offers a very special presentation of “EXIT STAGE LEFT” - a rollicking speed-of-light comedy. Harkening back to the days of vaudeville, “EXIT STAGE LEFT” packs more entertainment in a single show than a three-ring circus.  An ensemble of five present a wide range of old-fashioned family entertainment, [...]

What to do this weekend in Queens
What to do this weekend in Queens
News Queens Courier Staff 10/04/2013 at 5:59PM

Saturday, October 5 Kupferberg Presents, the entertainment hub of Kupferberg Center for the Arts at Queens College, announces the first act of its 2013-2014 season with the incredible musical talents of Audra McDonald, one of today’s most versatile and highly regarded performers.  McDonald will be joined onstage by a jazz ensemble for an intimate evening [...]

What to do this weekend in Queens
What to do this weekend in Queens
News Queens Courier Staff 9/27/2013 at 6:31PM

Saturday, September 28 Join the Queens Botanical Garden for its second part of the HSBC Children’s Garden Fall Session. Those who attend the second session will cook fresh snacks with vegetables from the garden and make fresh apple cider and plant herbs to take home for the winter. Admission is $12 for members and $15 [...]

What to do this weekend in Queens
What to do this weekend in Queens
News Queens Courier Staff 9/20/2013 at 5:47PM

Saturdays and Sundays through October 27 Long Island City is home to the newest flea and food market in New York, LIC Flea & Food, every weekend, from 10 a.m.-6 p.m., through October 27. Enjoy some great eats, find a hidden treasure in the market, discover new artists and great local vendors all while taking in breathtaking [...]