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Flushing Bay’s Second Annual Fun Run!

Join Guardians of Flushing Bay for the Second Annual “5K on the Bay” Fun Run along the Flushing Bay Promenade on April 8th! Registration is by donation!   Your donation will allow Guardians of Flushing Bay to continue to advocate on behalf of Flushing Bay, develop a community vision for the future of the waterway and waterfront, and keep the community […]


Spring 2018 W!se

W!se is accepting referrals for the Spring of 2018 starting March 15th through May 17th. W!se is a 10-week financial literary course where you learn how to budget, set financial goals, develop financial plans, build wealth, establish or repair credit, buy insurance, plan for retirement, and more. For those interested, please reach out to Program Coordinator Stefy Rojas at or […]


SYEP Application Deadline: March 16

The deadline for Summer Youth Employment Program (SYEP) is approaching quickly (March 16, 2018)!  Please encourage young people between the ages of 14-24 to Apply for SYEP! As a reminder, these are 6-week summer jobs for young people at a wide variety of host sites. The positions provide valuable work experience and summer income! Applications can be submitted online via computer or mobile […]


Queensboro Dance Festival Deadline: March 9

The deadline for the 2018 call for Queens-based choreographers is now approaching. For all Queens-based choreographers interested in performing in the Opening Weekend of the Queensboro Dance Festival, please make sure your submission is in before March 9th. After March 9th, submissions for the Opening Weekend will no longer be considered, so make sure you complete your submission now if you’re interested. […]


Flushing Fantastic!

The Greater Flushing Chamber of Commerce is leading an effort to revitalize and showcase the most dynamic and diverse business community in the United States through Flushing Fantastic, a three-year district marketing campaign. Working closely with the NYC Department of Small Business Services, Asian Americans for Equality (AAFE), the Flushing BID, and community stakeholders, the Chamber aims to help promote […]


Join Our Annual Meeting on March 15!

Annual Membership Meeting Thursday, March 15, 6:30pm – 8:30pm St. George’s Church, 135-32 38th Avenue, Flushing NY 11354 You are invited to the annual meeting of the Greater Flushing Chamber of Commerce on Thursday, March 15, 6:30pm, at historic St. George’s Church in downtown Flushing, New York — the most diverse and dynamic community in the United States of America! Our annual […]


Queensboro Dance Festival

As the 5th season of the Queensboro Dance Festival, we are thrilled to announce the launch of our official Queens tour running May through October!  QDF 2018 is also in residence at Queens Theatre, our home-away-from-home as we tour away and back again to our Long Island City home neighborhood. QDF 2018 will have 20+ diverse performances across 18+ indoor […]


Participate in Jane’s Walk

Get Ready for Jane’s Walk Weekend, May 4-6 Inspired by the legendary urban activist, Jane Jacobs, Jane’s Walk combines the simple act of exploring the city with personal observations, local history, and civic engagement. What started as a handful of walks when MAS began hosting the event in 2011 has since grown to include hundreds of walks across the five […]


Bowne House Tour For Black History Month

On February 24, 2018 at select times, the Bowne House Museum is hosting tours of this historic landmark in honor of Black History Month on Quaker Tolerance and African American Freedom in Flushing from 1657 – 1800. The tours will happen at 1:15PM, 2PM, 2:45PM, and 3:30PM.


How Can We Make our Community Livable?

MAS is seeking applications from community-based partners interested in leading land-use planning efforts in their neighborhoods for the 2018 Livable Neighborhoods Program. Please consider applying or helping us spread the word by sharing with your network! Selected groups will work with MAS staff to develop and deliver workshops that will engage neighbors in planning basics, including regulations and processes that […]