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What to do with the kids this weekend
What to do with the kids this weekend
Education & Kids Cristabelle Tumola 10/19/2012 at 5:06PM

QUEENS Saturday, October 20 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m., At It’s My Park Day, New Yorkers volunteer and celebrate their neighborhood parks and public spaces throughout the five boroughs by taking part in local volunteer projects and free family-friendly, cultural, fitness and arts events. Just find a local park that is hosting an It’s My [...]

Queens events for Labor Day Weekend
News Queens Courier Staff 8/31/2012 at 2:53PM

Queens Friday, August 31 7 p.m. – 10 p.m., Take in the 1965 classic, “Doctor Zhivago,” at the Museum of the Moving Image. Based on Boris Pasternak’s novel, this tale of a love triangle set against the Bolshevik Revolution is an astonishing feat, as emotionally involving as it is visually spectacular. Highlights include Freddie Young’s Oscar-winning [...]

What to do with the kids this weekend
Education & Kids Queens Courier Staff 8/24/2012 at 8:40AM

Queens Friday, August 24 12:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m., Take a whale and dolphin watching cruise, leaving from Riis Landing in Rockaway. Reservations required. 5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m., Come to an evening of dancing under the stars at Gorman Playground. There will be music, face painting for children, and a raffle drawing. Saturday, August 25 11 [...]

Queens’ Morning Roundup
Top Stories Cristabelle Tumola 8/08/2012 at 7:56AM

EVENT of the DAY: Outdoor Cinema at Socrates Sculpture Park Socrates Sculpture Park, in collaboration with the Museum of the Moving Image and Rooftop Films, presents this annual international film festival focused on a different country or culture each Wednesday evening. Tonight’s feature is  the Japanese film “Summer Wars,” (PG) winner of the Japan Academy prize for [...]

Free Shakespeare in Queens
Free Shakespeare in Queens
Top Stories Cristabelle Tumola 7/24/2012 at 11:22AM

In July and August, the Hip to Hip Theatre Company is giving free performances of the Shakespeare plays “Hamlet” and “Comedy of Errors” in various locations in Queens.   Wednesday, July 25, 7:30 p.m. Flushing Meadows Corona Park Hamlet Thursday, July 26, 7:30 p.m. Voelker Orth Museum Hamlet Friday, July 27, 7:30 p.m. Lost Batallion Recreation [...]

Free concerts, performing arts events in Queens this summer
Arts & Music Cristabelle Tumola 7/17/2012 at 6:42PM

SummerStage, New York’s largest free performing arts festival, runs in Queens from July 17 until August 9. It features musical performances, from pop and hip-hop to R&B and gospel music, as well as dance, theater film and family programming. For more festival information, visit www.SummerStage.org.   Tuesday July 17, 7:00 p.m. Queensbridge Park (concert) Chi-Lites / Felix Hernandez’s [...]

What to do in Queens this weekend
What to do in Queens this weekend
Happenings Sarah Yu 7/06/2012 at 11:41AM

THURSDAY, JULY 5 – SATURDAY, AUGUST 4 The Chinese Golden Dragon Acrobats are coming back to Queens Theatre, located at 14 United Nations Avenue South, Flushing Meadows-Corona Park in Flushing. There is a new cast, new acts and new thrills! Performances will include a combination of acrobatics, traditional dance, costumes, ancient/contemporary music and theatrical techniques. [...]

What to do in Queens: July 4 holiday
What to do in Queens: July 4 holiday
News Cristabelle Tumola 7/03/2012 at 4:16PM

Even though you can’t see fireworks in Queens, there are still plenty of fun things to do around the borough this Fourth of July holiday.   TUESDAY, JULY 3 Fireworks at Citi Field Following the 7:10 p.m. Mets game vs. the Phillies, the Mets will have its annual fireworks night at Citi Field. Don’t have tickets [...]