Borough President Donovan Richards Hosts a Family Movie Night at Queens Borough Hall

When: December 17, 2021 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Where: Helen Marshall Cultural Center at Queens Borough Hall, 120-55 Queens Boulevard

Join us for a spectacular evening of hot cocoa, donuts and a movie as Queens Borough President Donovan Richards Jr. hosts a screening of “Jingle Jangle: A Christmas Journey,”  on Friday, December 17 at 6[…]

Borough President Richards Hosts a Christmas Tree Lighting at Queens Borough Hall

When: December 8, 2021 @ 6:45 pm – 7:15 pm
Where: Queens Borough Hall, 120-55 Queens Boulevard

Join Queens Borough President Donovan Richards Jr. for Borough Hall’s annual  Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony on  Wednesday, December 8 at 6:45 pm outside Queens Borough Hall, 120-55 Queens Boulevard in Kew Gardens. The event will[…]

Grant Info Session for the “All In Neighborhood Grant”

When: November 29, 2021 @ 12:00 pm
Where: online event

Queens Borough President Donovan Richards Jr. is partnering with the Citizens Committee for NYC (CitizensNYC) on a Grant Info Session for the All In Neighborhood Grant. The info session is scheduled for Monday, November 29th[…]

Aeroterm M/WBE Subcontractor Outreach Event

When: November 30, 2021 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Where: online event

Join us for the Aeroterm M/WBE Subcontractor Virtual Outreach Event When: Tuesday, November 30, 2021 from 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM Register here: https://bit.ly/3wDAi9F. Please register by November 22, 2021. VRH, the region’s aviation construction[…]

Thursday Night Jazz with Gabriel Charkarji

When: December 9, 2021 all-day
Where: Jamaica Center for Arts and Learning, 161-04 Jamaica Avenue

Join us for an exciting night of Jazz Music! Gabriel Chakarji is a Latin Grammy Award nominee pianist and composer who merges the influences of his Venezuelan musical backgrounds with a New York City Jazz[…]

Skyline Sightseeing Dinner Cruise

When: November 27, 2021 @ 6:30 pm – 10:30 pm
Where: Skyline Cruises, 1 World's Fair Marina, Flushing, NY 11368

Duration 3.5 Hours to 4 Hours Boarding is 30 minutes prior to sail time. About This 3 1/2-hour to 4-hour New York City Skyline Cruise aboard the Skyline Princess conveniently sails from the World’s Fair[…]

Christmas Grand Market: A Caribbean Celebration – Brooklyn

When: December 11, 2021 @ 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Where: Holy Family Church, 9719 Flatlands Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11236

Organization: Braata Productions Media Contact: Andrew Clarke, Executive Director Contact Email: [email protected] Contact Phone Number: (917)668-2209 Website: www.braataproductions.org Braata Productions presents their annual “Christmas Grand Market”—a Caribbean Christmas experience—on December 11th & 12th. This year’s[…]

Christmas Grand Market: A Caribbean Celebration – Queens

When: December 12, 2021 @ 4:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Where: Merrick Academy-Queens Public Charter School, 136-25 218th St, Laurelton, NY 11413

Organization: Braata Productions Media Contact: Andrew Clarke, Executive Director Contact Email: [email protected] Contact Phone Number: (917)668-2209 Website: www.braataproductions.org Braata Productions presents their annual “Christmas Grand Market”—a Caribbean Christmas experience—on December 11th & 12th. This year’s[…]

Jobs at Bartlett Dairy Community Information Session

When: December 8, 2021 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Where: online event

Bartlett Dairy will be opening a new location in Southeast Queens. Please attend this December 8 virtual information session to learn more career opportunities at Bartlett. Register at https://nycedc.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJ0qdOmtpjssH9IY26w5AxE_IOl6PatVvslX

Jobs at Bartlett Dairy Community Information Session

When: December 6, 2021 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Where: online event

Bartlett Dairy will be opening a new location in Southeast Queens. Please attend this December 6 virtual information session to learn more career opportunities at Bartlett. Register at https://nycedc.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJwpd–gqDIuH9MPa906tzHW0fP76NkhKX8n

Submissions Open For Black History Month Film Festival

When: February 24, 2022 all-day
Where: TBA, Jamaica, NY

Join us for Season 3 of the Queens Underground International Black and Brown Film Festival (February and April). We go all out with the Red Carpet to Showcase Independent FIlmmakers from Queens, NY and all[…]

Small Business Saturday Holiday Pop-Up at King Manor Museum

When: November 27, 2021 all-day
Where: King Manor Museum, 150-03 Jamaica Avenue

The Artist Market NYC present Small Business Saturday Market at King Manor Museum with a wonderful variety of Creatives and Merchandise Vendors. Saturday, November 27th from 12pm – 6pm Free Admission Masks are Required Vendors,[…]

Spoil to Soil Volunteer Event

When: November 21, 2021 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Where: Flushing Meadows Corona Park, Flushing Meadows Corona Park

Join the Environmental Stewardship Team in partnership with Big Reuse and the NYC Compost Project to restore the gardens around Meadow Lake by applying compost to weeded areas and continue the removal of invasive plants.

Pandemic Small Business Recovery Grant FAQ Webinar

When: November 18, 2021 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Where: Zoom webinar, Zoom webinar

About the Webinar: Expert Roy Pellicano will answer questions to facilitate the PSBR Grant application process, elevating your understanding and chances of obtaining funding from this grant. The link will be sent via email. About[…]

Virtual Mini-Concert and Lecture to Honor Harry Roland McGowan at Maple Grove

When: November 13, 2021 @ 4:00 pm
Where: Friends of Maple Grove – Online Presentation, 127-15 Kew Gardens Rd.

Join the Friends of Maple Grove for a virtual mini-concert and presentation in honor of stage and silent film actor Harry Roland McGowan (1878-1925). He was born in Australia in 1878 and by 1909 he[…]

Nada te Espante (World Premiere)

When: December 12, 2021 @ 4:00 pm
Where: Church in the Gardens, 50 Ascan Ave, Forest Hills, NY 11375

AEON Ensemble is thrilled to commission and premiere “Nada te Turbe” by Queens-based composer, Gilbert Galindo. Visiting the words of Rumi, St. Teresa of Avila, buddhist monks, and others Nada te Turbe is both a[…]

Commonpoint Queens Job Fair

When: December 1, 2021 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Where: Commonpoint Queens Central Queens, 67-09 108th Street in Forest Hills

Plan Your Next Career Move! Join us on December 1, 2021 *Pre-registrations with Proof of Vaccination Required *Masks are Required *No walk ins Whether you are looking to land that new job or switch careers[…]

DA Katz and BP Richards Host Veterans Day Observance Ceremony

When: November 10, 2021 @ 11:00 am

Join Queens District Attorney Melinda Katz and Queens Borough President Donovan Richards for a Veterans Day Observance Ceremony Wednesday, November 10, 11:00 AM at the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Elmhurst Park. Event will be streamed[…]

The Red Violin

When: November 13, 2021 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Where: The-Church-in-the-Gardens, 50 Ascan Avenue, Forest Hills, New York 11375

Elizabeth Pitcairn performs on her historic “Red Mendelssohn” Stradivarius joined by Barbara Podgurski (piano) and Gjilberta Lucaj (cello).

A Holiday Cabaret

When: December 16, 2021 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Where: The-Church-in-the-Gardens, 50 Ascan Avenue, Forest Hills, New York 11375

Soprano Christina Pecce and Music Director and Pianist Matthew Stephens come together for a magical holiday event celebrating the joys of the season. Presented in partnership with Queens Opera Theatre.

A Holiday Cabaret

When: December 17, 2021 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Where: The-Church-in-the-Gardens, 50 Ascan Avenue, Forest Hills, New York 11375

Soprano Christina Pecce and Music Director and Pianist Matthew Stephens come together for a magical holiday event celebrating the joys of the season. Presented in partnership with Musica Reginae Productions.

Borough President Richards Hosts a Veterans Business Webinar

When: November 9, 2021 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Where: online event

Join us to hear from New York City Department of Veterans Commissioner James Hendon, and learn about programs to benefit your business that are available through the U.S. Small Business Administration. Cosponsored by New York[…]

Borough President Richards Hosts Northeast Queens Town Hall

When: November 9, 2021 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Where: Queens Borough Community College – Student Union Building, 222-05 56th Avenue in Bayside

Join Borough President Richards, Community Boards 7, 8, and 11, and local elected officials for his series of regional town halls as we bring city agencies NYPD, DOB, Parks and their representatives to the people[…]

Dancing with the Queens Stars!

When: November 5, 2021 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Where: Culture Lab LIC at The Plaxall Gallery, 5-25 46th Avenue in Long Island City

A community dance battle plus silent disco party for a cause! Join us for a lively evening of dance and friendly competition! Queens community members team up with our choreographers to perform the ultimate dance[…]

Chanukah Menorah Lighting ceremony

When: November 30, 2021 @ 4:30 pm
Where: Queens Borough Hall, 120-55 Queens Boulevard

Join Queens Borough President Donovan Richards Jr. in a festive celebration of Chanukah. Tuesday, November 30 at 4:30pm outside Queens Borough Hall, 120-55 Queens Boulevard in Kew Gardens.

TRANSGENDER DAY OF REMEMBRANCE CEREMONY

When: November 16, 2021 @ 5:30 pm
Where: Queens Borough Hall, 120-55 Queens Boulevard

Join Queens Borough President Donovan Richards Jr. as he hosts a ceremony in recognition of members of the transgender community who have been victimized by hate. Tuesday, November 16 at 5:30pm on the steps of[…]

Virtual Information Session for Student Veterans

When: November 10, 2021 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Where: online event, via Zoom

WHAT IS VITAL? Veterans Integration to Academic Leadership (VITAL) is the VA’s approach to reaching out to student Veterans. As veterans you are highly trained, committed to excellence, adaptable & have sound leadership qualities. These[…]

SOAR’s 4th Annual College and Scholarship Fair

When: October 30, 2021 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Where: Virtual, Virtual

We cordially invite you to participate in our upcoming virtual 2021 College and Scholarship Fair. During the Fair attendees will have the opportunity to receive educational opportunities from colleges, universities, and scholarship organizations. There is[…]

What is Website Usability and How it Can Boost or Kill Sales

When: November 2, 2021 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Where: Zoom webinar, Zoom webinar

Website usability, also known as user experience (UX), stands for how people view and interact with your site. Users should be able to immediately recognize the main message of your page, easily figure out how[…]

Ready, Set, Go!

When: November 9, 2021 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Where: Zoom webinar, Zoom webinar

About the Webinar: Ready? Set. Go! is a 90-minute free workshop that takes you all the things you need to think about when going into business. It provides a general overview of what it takes[…]

COMERCIO EXTERIOR – Mercados en NY

When: November 10, 2021 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Where: Zoom webinar, Zoom webinar

Estados Unidos es un amplísimo mercado de 310 millones de personas, la mayor economía del mundo, representa aproximadamente un 25% de la producción mundial total. El país absorbe el 16% de las importaciones mundiales y[…]

Braata Folk Singers in Concert: Rebirth

When: November 14, 2021 @ 6:00 pm
Where: Virtual Online Live Stream, Virtual Online Live Stream

Please visit our website for more information about our upcoming live stream event.

Web Design Essentials: Creating Marketing Homepages That Drive Results

When: November 16, 2021 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Where: Zoom webinar, Zoom webinar

“Design is not decoration. Design is problem solving. It’s a ‘business need meets a creative challenge’.” said Stanley Hainsworth, former creative director for NIKE and Startbucks. As a business owner, whether you are building the[…]

Get Business From NYC and NYS Government: M/WBE Certification

When: November 17, 2021 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Where: Zoom webinar, Zoom webinar

Learn about getting certified as a Minority / Woman-owned Business Enterprise with NYC & NYS, what you will need to do to obtain government contracts, and how you can leverage your certification to get more[…]

Holiday Boutique

When: November 6, 2021 all-day
Where: Martin Luther School, 60-02 Maspeth Avenue, Maspeth, NY 11378

4th Annual Holiday Boutique All new items sold by various local vendors. Shop locally while supporting the Cougar Parent Club. Proceeds help fund extra curricular activities for the students at Martin Luther School. Free parking[…]

2nd Thursday Night Jazz with Kengchakaj

When: November 18, 2021 all-day
Where: Jamaica Center for Arts and Learning, 161 4 Jamaica Avenue

A night of Jazz with the award winning pianist, composer, improviser, electronics musician and composer.

JCAL Talks

When: November 16, 2021 all-day
Where: Jamaica Center for Arts and Learning, 161 4 Jamaica Avenue

JCAL is thrilled to present the return of JCAL Talks, a speaker series spotlighting Queens-based thought leaders in arts and culture, education and politics, and civic and community life. The series engages the diverse spectrum[…]

NYIC Community Resource Fair – Long Island

When: October 30, 2021 @ 9:00 am – 9:00 pm
Where: Freeport High School, 50 S Brookside Ave, Freeport, NY, 11520

Join us at Freeport High School on Saturday, October 30, 2021, from 9am-1pm to access health, social, and legal services! In partnership with Mount Sinai South Nassau’s Vaxmobile, attendees can receive their COVID19 vaccine; no[…]

NYS Crédito Fiscal Para El Regreso Al Trabajo En Restaurantes

When: October 29, 2021 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Where: Zoom webinar, Zoom webinar

Un programa de crédito fiscal para restaurantes y bares del estado de Nueva York afectados por COVID-19 El programa de crédito fiscal para el regreso al trabajo en restaurantes ofrece un incentivo a los restaurantes[…]

NYS Restaurant Return To Work Tax Credit

When: October 29, 2021 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Where: Zoom webinar, Zoom webinar

NYS Restaurant Return To Work Tax Credit is a program for NYS Restaurants and Bars Impacted by COVID-19 The Restaurant Return-to-Work Tax Credit Program provides an incentive to COVID-impacted restaurants to: -Bring restaurant staff back-to-work.[…]

Borough President Richards Hosts a Parent Advisory Board Meeting and High School Fair

When: October 21, 2021 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Where: Helen Marshall Cultural Center at Queens Borough Hall, 120-55 Queens Boulevard

Our upcoming high school admissions workshops and our High School Fair will provide important guidance to help parents and students get through often intimidating high school admissions process. Parents and students are encouraged to attend[…]

INCLUDEnyc’s Virtual “College is Possible” Information Session

When: October 27, 2021 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Where: online event

Educational programs on college campuses for students with developmental and/or intellectual  disabilities who use Alternate Assessment and will leave high school with a non-diploma credential. Families are welcome. WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 27, 2021 | 6-7:30 P.M.[…]

INCLUDEnyc’s Virtual “College is Possible” Information Session

When: October 26, 2021 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Where: online event

College information for high school students with Individualized Education Programs (IEPs) who will leave high school with a diploma. Families are welcome. TUESDAY, OCTOBER 26, 2021 | 6-7:30 P.M. SCHEDULE 5:45 PM – Webinar opens[…]