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What to do this weekend in Queens
What to do this weekend in Queens
News Queens Courier Staff 1/17/2014 at 4:52PM

Through January 19 For the duration of the Queens Museum’s expansion, Queens-based photographer Jeff Chien-Hsing Liao has been in residence capturing the metamorphosis of the New York City Building. The resulting body of work, “New York City Building Time Lapse, 2009-2013: Photographs by Jeff Chien-Hsing Liao,” presents a series of 37 of Liao’s color photographs, including nine [...]

What to do this weekend in Queens
What to do this weekend in Queens
News Queens Courier Staff 1/10/2014 at 3:24PM

Sunday, January 12 Queens Botanical Garden (QBG) is holding an electronic waste recycling event in partnership with the Lower East Side Ecology Center.  It’s the perfect way to responsibly dispose of all your unwanted or broken gadgets.  Help them meet their goal of 100 tons this January.  The event is being held at the Queens [...]

What to do this weekend in Queens
What to do this weekend in Queens
News Queens Courier Staff 12/13/2013 at 5:46PM

Saturday, December 14 Queensborough Performing Arts Center presents “Karaoke at the Movies: Aladdin.” The program is a family-oriented, interactive film series that encourages total audience participation. The crowd can sing and dance along with their favorite characters on screen! Movies are captioned. A trivia contest will be held before the movie. The most enthusiastic participant [...]

What to do this weekend in Queens
News Queens Courier Staff 12/06/2013 at 4:37PM

The holiday season is upon us and LIC Flea & Food Holiday Market has all of your gift-giving needs under one roof. The new holiday market will begin on Saturday, December 7 and will be held every Saturday and Sunday until Sunday, December 22 from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m., located inside the warehouse attached to the LIC Flea lot at 5-25 46th Avenue.

What to do this weekend in Queens
What to do this weekend in Queens
News Queens Courier Staff 11/29/2013 at 4:07PM

Saturday, November 30 NYC Urban Park Rangers is organizing a vigorous hike through Alley Pond Park’s forested trails. Comfortable shoes or boots, a bottle of water and a light snack is recommended for all participants to bring. Meet up will take place at 11 a.m. at the Alley Pond Park Adventure Center, between the Grand [...]

What to do this weekend in Queens
News Queens Courier Staff 11/22/2013 at 4:31PM

Saturday, November 23 The Shops at Atlas Park, located at 80-00 Cooper Avenue in Glendale, will have its annual tree lighting ceremony from 5 to 8 p.m. The event will include a live DJ, stilt walkers, carolers, giveaways and Santa Claus arrives around 5:50 pm. Free. For more information visit www.shopatlaspark.com/events. Sunday, November 24 KH & [...]

What to do this weekend in Queens
What to do this weekend in Queens
News Queens Courier Staff 11/01/2013 at 5:43PM

Saturday, November 2 – Sunday, November 3 Bring the family to “Wildlife Weekends” at the Queens County Farm. This pay-one-price event features birds of prey and bug exhibits, animal shows and feeding as well as hayrides. Admission is $ 9 for the general public and FREE for farm members. The event begins at 11 a.m. [...]

What to do this weekend in Queens
What to do this weekend in Queens
News Queens Courier Staff 10/19/2013 at 8:44AM

Saturday, October 19 On Saturday, October 19 at 8 p.m., former teen idol and television sensation James Darren teams up with funnyman Sal Richards for an evening of music and laughter at Queensborough Performing Arts Center (QPAC). “QPAC is the only place you can see James Darren share the stage with Sal Richards.  Every time [...]

What to do this weekend in Queens
What to do this weekend in Queens
Entertainment Queens Courier Staff 8/16/2013 at 5:11PM

Saturday, August 17 Socrates Sculpture Park partners with Norte Maar to deliver a truly extraordinary hybrid of artistic passion in “Dance at Socrates.” The show combines New York-based choreography and large-scale sculpture characteristic of Socrates Park to create a collaboration of artistic movement and contemporary architecture. Esida Weeks of Delirious Dances will perform on sight, [...]