Flushing Town Hall’s Mini-Global Mashup Series Continues this March with “India Meets Egypt” Concert

Falu, Sami Abu Shumays One of Flushing Town Hall’s most popular series, Common Ground: Mini-Global Mashups, returns on Sunday, March 13 at 1PM EST with a live presentation of India Meets Egypt. Devoted global music fans can enjoy two solo musicians of different practices and cultural identities performing together in a unique pairing.   The March concert will blend the […]

Get Free Admission to Museums and More with Culture Pass

Get Free Admission to Museums and More with Culture Pass Your library card gets you free admission to museums, gardens, historic houses, and more throughout NYC. Use Culture Pass to book free tickets to destinations such as the Museum of Modern Art  or the New York Botanical Garden. Passes are available one month in advance. Plan an exciting adventure now! RESERVE PASSES NOW Culture […]

Send a Print Request. Pick Up at Your Local Library.

USE YOUR LIBRARY CARD TO PRINT REMOTELY  If you do not have a printer, the Library is here for you. You can upload files for us to print at your local library. Upload up to 20 black and white pages per day, select the location of your choice, and retrieve your printing in approximately two days. This service is free and […]

Sunday Service Available at Central Library and Kew Gardens Hills Library

Starting March 6, Sunday service will be available at Central Library (89-11 Merrick Boulevard) and Kew Gardens Hills Library (72-33 Vleigh Place). The hours will be 12pm to 5pm.  

Auxiliary Police Sgt. Chris Boudourakis Honored at 111th Precinct Community Council Meeting

“Evil is powerless if the good are unafraid.” -President Ronald Reagan   The NYPD’s auxiliary police program is the largest auxiliary police program in the United States, with thousands volunteer officers contributing more than one million hours of public service each year. Auxiliary officers are trained to observe and report conditions requiring the services of the regular police. Whenever possible, they […]

School of Business Launched At Queens College

Queens College President Frank H. Wu announced the college’s new School of Business at an opening reception on Thursday, March 3. Established in response to the projected workforce demands for business professionals in New York City, the school is built on a suite of existing programs in accounting, economics, and finance, as well as actuarial studies, international business, and risk […]

Pick Up Free At-Home COVID-19 Test Kits At Select QPL Locations

Free At-Home COVID-19 Test Kits Available at Select Queens Public Library Locations. Free at-home COVID-19 test kits will be available for pick up at select library locations during regular hours of service, until an hour before closing. Limit of two (2) kits per person, while supplies last.       Participating Library Locations: Arverne Bayside Central Library East Elmhurst Far […]

QEDC Upcoming Classes

Sign up for events and get more Queens Economic Development Corporation info at www.queensny.org/calendar/list/ Join the Women’s Business Centers of New York City and the SBA as we celebrate, motivate and activate women entrepreneurs! This four-hour conference caters to women business owners and offers a great opportunity to connect with other women businesses, develop professional strategies, and get expert advice […]

NYPD Offers Safety Tips For Runners, Joggers

With spring temperatures just around the corner, police officials are reaching out to the public with a series of tips to help joggers and runners stay safe: Never run alone. Run wit a partner, group or local running club to help you stay safe on the street, on running paths, parks and in wooded areas Run during daylight hours, when […]

Neighborhood Development News

31st Street Rentals The owner of a parcel at 23-81 31st Street has filed plans to develop an11-story, 125-foot-tall apartment building at the site. Owner Gandolfo Di Fiore of MDM Development acquired the parcel for $8.5 million in 2017 and demolished a warehouse, garage and two-story home to make way for the new building that will feature 80 rental units, […]