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Need Help with Naturalization?

Queen’s Library has partnered with the NYC Mayor’s Office of Immigrant Affairs to bring NYCitizenship, a program to assist New Yorkers along the path of citizenship. Attend the upcoming information session with a NYCitizenship attorney on Monday, January 22 at 4:00PM. Learn about: Applying for citizenship easily The benefits of becoming a citizen How to receive financial counseling Registration is not required […]

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Flushing Library Hosts Theater of War

The Flushing Library will host Theater of War‘s interactive performance of scenes from Sophocles’ Ajax and Philoctetes, ancient plays about timeless human struggles, such as depression, isolation, and other mental health issues. Each performance is followed by a powerful audience discussion led by community panelists. The performance features actors Paul Juhn, Hettienne Park and Philippe Chang, and was translated, directed and facilitated by […]

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Celebrate MLK Day with Satire

The Lewis H. Latimer House Museum is hosting a free screening of “Dear White People,” a satire by filmmaker Justin Simien, on Martin Luther King Day (Sunday, January 14, 2018) at 2:30-5:00pm as part of its 2018 Race and Immigration Film Series. This American satirical comedy focuses on escalating racial tensions at a prestigious Ivy League college from the perspective […]

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DEP Hosts Right-to-Know Workshops

The New York City Department of Environmental Protection (NYCDEP) is holding a series of workshops to assist facility owners/operators on how to use the online Tier II Filing System. The online system allows you to file electronically, attach Safety Data Sheet(s) and make a payment using either check/debit card or e-check. Workshops will be held on: Wednesday, January 24,2018 @4:30 – […]

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Van Wyck Expressway Lane Closures

Beginning on Monday, January 8th through Saturday, January 27th the NYC Department of Transportation Division of Bridges will close lanes on the Van Wyck Expressway at different scheduled times. The purpose of this closure is to provide maintenance to the bascule shielding under the Roosevelt Avenue Bridge, over the highway. One lane will remain open to traffic at all times except […]

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Celebrate Christmas with Queensboro Symphony Orchestra

A brand new concert series debuts in Whitestone as the Queensboro Symphony Orchestra presents a Classical Christmas concert on Wednesday, December 20th at Moakyang Presbyterian Church. You’ll hear beloved Christmas carols such as O’ Holy Night, the popular Pachelbel Canon and J.S. Bach’s festive Brandenburg Concerto No. 4 featuring violinist Kae Nakano with flutists Noriko Omichi and Ti Chung. Maestro […]

#LoveYourLocalNYC in Flushing, Queens!

In February 2017, Mayor de Blasio announced the #LoveYourLocalNYC Initiative to celebrate small independent neighborhood businesses and offered $1.8 million in grant funding for these small local businesses. By registering a local business on the NYC Love Your Local add business page, that local business raises the visibility of their business in the New York City area. At the same time they become eligible […]