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4th International Yoga Day

Save the Date is proud to invite you to participate in celebrating the 4th International Yoga Day on Sunday, June 24th. International Yoga Day will be a day of activities with Surya Namskaram(Sun salutations), demonstrations of asanas, Yoga/Health talks and presentations, sarela yogapranayama(breathing control), yoga at desk, satvik food, ayurveda(traditional medicine), and more. Located in the Kalyana Manatapam of the […]

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Flushing’s World Fair — Flushing Wellness Within Tour with Shweta Parmar

SPICE Up Your Life – Flushing Wellness WithIN Tour Sunday, June 17, 2018 8:30-10am:  Yoga Class at Ganesh Temple ($7) 10:30am-Noon:   Authentic South Indian Brunch* and AyurvedaTalk N Spices Workhshop with Shweta Parmar ($20)*=order and pay accordingly Noon-12:30pm:  Spice Shopping with Guidance from Shweta Parmar, Ayurvedic Practitioner Eating organic, living eco and still feeling crappy? Dreams just staying dreams and not manifesting?  Not living Life […]

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Movie Night at Kissena Corridor Park

On June 15th, Kissena Corridor Park will be hosting Spider-Man: Homecoming at 8PM on Colden Street. This movie was made possible by the Parks Equity Initiate Award from Councilman Peter Koo. For more information, please contact Dorothy Woo at 718-762-6383.

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Flushing’s World Fair!

Flushing’s World Fair officially kicks off in less then twenty four hours! If you haven’t already reserved a spot, do so now at www.worldsfair.nyc! Interested in knowing what the future is like for Flushing? Come listen to Marty Markowitz, former Borough President and current Vice President of Borough Promotion and Engagement in NYC & Co, talk about the future of tourism in Flushing […]

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20th Anniversary Celebration at Queens Library

On Sunday, June 30th, Queens Library in Flushing is kicking off its 20th Anniversary Celebration! Come celebrate the 20th anniversary since the Flushing branch has appeared in downtown Flushing! Commencement starts at 1PM, afterwards, performances and special events will take place from 2PM until 8:30PM when the celebration ends. Party goers can show up early at 12PM for some refreshments and […]

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Free Concert: Kool & the Gang at the SummerStage!

Kool and the Gang, one of the longest-running R&B groups in history, isn’t just a multiple Grammy Award-winning group. They helped shape funk and soul as we know it, and have inspired denizens of admirers and other talented artists since their inception in 1969. The group has no intention of slowing down anytime soon, either: Fifty-plus years later, they’ll still […]

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Tour: Religious History and Diversity in Flushing

Jack Eichenbaum is holding a free tour on the Religious History and Diversity in Flushing on Sunday, June 17, from 12—2PM. The tour meets inside the 1694 Quaker Meeting House, (137-16 Northern Boulevard)  New York State’s oldest house of worship, for the tour introduction before moving on. This tour includes Flushing as the birthplace of religious freedom via the Flushing Remonstrance document and the […]

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Tour: Flushing’s Chinese and Korean Commercial Communities

Jack Eichenbaum is holding a tour of Flushing’s Chinese and Korean commercial communities on Friday, June 15, from 6-8PM. The tour starts at the (Korean) Coop Restaurant located on 133-42 39th Ave for happy hour (3-7 PM) which includes $1 oysters and chicken wings and $3 draft beer. Tour departs outside the restaurant at 6 PM where a $20 fee is collected.  The walk includes […]

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Memories of Migration: Common Thread — Making a Community Story Quilt

Beginning June 5, Queens Memory will host 12 weekly workshops focused on making a community story quilt! Artist (and Queens College MFA candidate) Naomi Kuo will lead the Common Thread series, which will feature several local quilting instructors. Participants will learn different styles of hand-sewing to make quilt blocks as they join a conversation about craft, family and migration. Some stories will be […]

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Kick Off Flushing’s World Fair on June 15

A three-day expo showcasing the food and culture of Flushing and the surrounding neighborhoods will be kicking off next month, evoking the spirit of the 1964 World’s Fair with a modern twist that reflects the worldliness of the borough today. Flushing’s World Fair — scheduled for June 15-17 — will feature workshops on how businesses can capitalize on the growing […]