Bike Workshop

Downtown Flushing Bike Workshop on May 24

Wednesday, May 24, 2017 at 6:30PM  The Free Synagogue, 41-60 Kissena Blvd, Flushing, NY 11355 Join NYC DOT, New York City Council Peter Koo, and Greater Flushing Chamber of Commerce for a workshop to discuss bicycle infrastructure in Downtown Flushing. The goals of this workshop is to learn about bike infrastructure, discuss bicycle safety, identify opportunities, and group mapping activities. […]

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Second Annual Rain Barrel Giveaway on June 3

Flushing residents can a free rain barrel on Saturday, June 3, 10:00am-1:00pm, at Queens Botanical Garden, 43-50 Main Street, Flushing, NY 11355. Council Member Peter Koo is hosting his second annual rain barrel giveaway with the Queens Botanical Garden and Department of Environmental Protection for residents in Council District 20. Last year, Council Member Koo and Department of Environmental Protection gave […]

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Volunteers Needed

Interested in History, Music or Theatre? The Greater Flushing Chamber of Commerce presents the amazing and highly-original rock opera – “Anna and Vladimir: The Love That ROCKED The World,” in three shows on Friday, June 2 and Saturday, June 3, at historic Flushing Town Hall. Experience ancient history through modern music, dance, and romance! The rock opera will be held […]

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Rock the World with Historic Romance, Heavy Metal & Belly Dancing!

The Greater Flushing Chamber of Commerce invites you to experience the amazing and highly-original rock opera – “Anna and Vladimir: The Love That ROCKED The World,” in three shows on Friday, June 2 and Saturday, June 3, at historic Flushing Town Hall. Experience ancient history through modern music, dance, and romance!   The rock opera, “Anna and Vladimir: The Love […]

LIGHTSPECTRUM

Latimer House’s Light Spectrum Opening

Opening on April 15, 3:00pm-5:00pm. On view 04/15/2017-08/06/2017 Light Spectrum draws the viewer’s attention to the science of light and color. The sculpture is composed of repurposed lampshade frames through which natural light is filtered. Covered with a colorful new skin of crocheted plastic, the frames reference their former purpose in shading electric light, now transformed as a means of […]

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COMMUNITY ADVISORY NOTICES: Whitestone/Flushing

DDC Continues the Rehabilitation of Interceptor Sewer Project Mobilization of Equipment and Material Monday thru Fridays  7:00AM to 4:00PM. 10th Ave between 152nd St to 154th St 56th Road between 146th St to 148th St (Please note, the construction work zone area is currently at 56th Road between 142nd St to 146th St) PS-312Q Advisory 3 6 17 56th Road […]

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Tech Boot Camp-Foundation Camp on Feb 18th

February 18th, 2017, 9am – 3pm                           Location: Monroe College 135-16 Roosevelt Avenue Flushing, NY 11354 Monroe College’s Queen Extension Center is launching its third Tech Boot Camp-Foundation Class that will be taught by senior software engineer Milan Iliev  from Optimum. The first class is free of charge to make […]