February Break Family Programs at Queens Botanical Garden

Winter is wonderful at QBG! Bring the whole family and experience winter’s splendor with indoor garden activities throughout the February school break. Recommended for children between 4 to 10 years old, but all are welcome to attend. Ticket includes one child. Please purchase separate tickets for multiple children. These are not drop-off programs; each child must be accompanied by one adult. […]

Lunar New Year Celebration at Queens Botanical Garden

Celebrate the Year of the Pig with QBG with crafts, performances, and activities for the whole family! The event will be held on Saturday, February 9, 2019, from 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM EST. The cost of the event is FREE. The event will be located at the Queens Botanical Garden For more information, click here. About the Greater Flushing […]

Finding Money at 0% – 3% Interest Rates: Yes Under 3%!

The NYC Business Solutions Center in Queens can help connect you with our lending partners who are currently offering various products for less than 3%. During this workshop you will be introduced to several financing opportunities that our lending partners are currently offering to Small Businesses in NYC. You will gain insight into the eligibility requirements and application process for […]

Reach Customers Online with Google

We encourage you to join this class to learn how customers find your business online and how to promote your online presence using a free business listing, search engine optimization (SEO) techniques, and online advertising. We’ll introduce some tools that can help, including Google Analytics and Google Trends. In this workshop you will learn about: Creating a free Google My Business […]

NYC MASTER COMPOSTER CERTIFICATE PROGRAM

Love to learn? Join The NYC Compost Project Master Composter Certificate Program: an advanced composting course that trains a select group of New Yorkers every year to support, develop, and maintain community-based composting projects across all five boroughs. The course requires 24 hours of classroom instruction, two field trips, 30 hours of compost-related fieldwork, and a final project. The course […]

Winter Family Programs at Queens Botanical Garden

Winter is wonderful at Queens Botanical Garden! Bring the whole family and experience winter’s splendor with indoor garden activities and an outdoor nature walk. Please dress for the weather. Recommended for children between 4 to 10 years old, but all are welcome to attend. Ticket includes one child. Please purchase separate tickets for each child. This is not a drop-off […]

Queens Community House Toy Drive 2018

About the Greater Flushing Chamber of Commerce  The Greater Flushing Chamber of Commerce is a multicultural membership association of entrepreneurs and civic leaders representing the most diverse community in New York.  The Chamber fosters the economic growth, inclusive diversity, and shared prosperity of greater Flushing through advocacy, networking, and education. More information is available at flushingchamber.nyc.  

Free Business Courses to Prep for Emergencies!

Join Queens workshops to learn more about keeping your business safe. From inspections and fires, to major storms and flooding, NYC business owners face many challenges and regulations that can impact your operations and assets. These free workshops are sponsored by the New York City Department of Small Business Services. Learn how to: Stay in business by identifying your key […]

Sheraton Hotel Celebrates Thanksgiving!!!

Sheraton LaGuardia East Hotel  is celebrating Thanksgiving with a buffet!!! Foods such as chicken corn soup, mashed potatoes, pesto pasta salad, roasted turkey, crispy shrimp with walnut, cakes, and many more will be offered. This bountiful buffet will be held on November 22nd, 2018 from noon until 8pm. The tickets are $55 per person, with a complimentary 3-hour valet parking. For […]

Annual Honey Harvest Festival

Bee Smart!  Don’t miss the annual celebration of all things honeybees!                                                                                 The bees are busy in the summer and honey harvest time arrives on Wednesday, August 22 from 1:00PM to 3:30PM. Join us for tasty, fun, and informative activities for all ages.  See how the Voelker Orth Museum’s beekeeper harvests honey. Make bee-inspired art. Sample different types of honey from different regions. […]