Queens Museum of Art

What to do with the kids this weekend
Happenings Cristabelle Tumola 9/08/2012 at 9:01AM

QUEENS Saturday, September 8 12 p.m. – 5 p.m., This first-ever LIC Block Party will feature artist-led activity tents, a stage with live music, interactive performances and a community-built, large-scale temporary sculpture. Guests will also find the Artist Market with a selection of the best affordable and functional art and objects and a family-friendly food [...]

Queens’ Morning Roundup
News Cristabelle Tumola 8/03/2012 at 7:40AM

EVENT of the DAY: JAMS Under the Stars JAMS Under the Stars is an evening outdoor concert that kicks off the next day of festivities for the Jamaica Arts and Music Summer (JAMS) Festival. This year, JAMS Under the Stars will pay homage to the legacy of Soul Train and the musical legends of Jazz, R&B, [...]

Free summer activities in Queens parks
Free summer activities in Queens parks
News Cristabelle Tumola 7/31/2012 at 9:09AM

In addition to outdoor movies and SummerStage performing arts events, the NYC Department of Parks & Recreation offers other free activities in Queens parks this summer. July 30 Fort Totten Park Fit Walk (Step Out) 9:00 a.m. “Join us for a free fitness walking program for adults at Fort Totten Park!” Mommy, Music, & Me 10:30 a.m.–11:30 [...]

Queen’s Morning Roundup
News Liam La Guerre 6/13/2012 at 10:38AM

Boy, 14, drowns A Queens teen drowned in the treacherous waters off Far Rockaway yesterday after going to the beach with pals and jumping in the ocean to celebrate the last day of classes. One buddy tried desperately to save 14 year-old Akeem Craig after he was carried out by a wave — and is [...]

North Shore Towers Queens Courier Staff 1/12/2012 at 5:52PM

Queens Museum of Art Flushing Meadows-Corona Park Queens, N.Y. 11368 www.queensmuseum.org               ArtAccess presents Masala Bhangra Workout for Families Affected by Autism on Saturday, February 18 from 3 to 4 p.m. at an offsite location at 89-11 Merrick Boulevard in Jamaica.  With this workout, the entire family can enjoy the traditional Indian dance Bhangra [...]

Silicon City model unveiled at Queens Museum of Art
Silicon City model unveiled at Queens Museum of Art
News Steve Mosco 10/21/2011 at 3:27PM

A conceptual model of “Silicon City,” a technological innovation center in Queens that includes an applied sciences campus, was unveiled today at the Queens Museum of Art. The model was placed on the museum’s famed Panorama where it will remain on display for visitors through Sunday. Jukay Hsu, founder of Coalition for Queens, and elected [...]