Open Air Farmers Market Supports Access to Local Food during COVID-19 Pandemic

The Greater Flushing Chamber of Commerce and GrowNYC launched the fifth season of the Flushing Greenmarket located in front of Maple Playground at 136-50 Maple Ave, Flushing, NY 11355. The Flushing Greenmarket operated by GrowNYC will be open every Wednesday from 8am to 3pm, from July to November 2020. The last day will be November 24, 2020. The Chamber partners with GrowNYC to […]

Halloween Fun & Healthy Treats at Flushing Greenmarket

“The Good Bad Wolf” Puppet Show & Healthy Treats as well as Fresh Food from Local Farms on Wednesday, October 31, 11am The Greater Flushing Chamber of Commerce and GrowNYC invite the local community to spend Halloween at the Flushing Greenmarket, where there will be a free children’s puppet show, healthy snack giveaways, healthcare information as well as the regular weekly […]

Flushing Green Market in the Maple Playground Opened!

GrowNYC is back with a new season of fresh produce and the Maple Playground Greenmarket will be up and running at the same location. Support local farmers and shop the freshest fruit and vegetables. Open every Wednesday from 8am to 4pm at Maple Ave & Kissena Blvd. from July 5 through November 22. 由大法拉盛商会、GrowNYC等机构共同举办的第二季法拉盛绿色农夫市场回归枫叶公园(Maple Playground),将在每周三为民众提供新鲜蔬果和健康养生宣传活动,直至11月中旬。 大法拉盛商会执行主任崔容准(John Choe)表示,今年共有四家摊位参加绿色农夫市场,出售有机或低农药,并且新鲜采摘的本地蔬果。市卫生局和多个社区组织还将在现场举办有关营养搭配、科学戒烟等话题的健康养生讲座:“参加讲座的人可以获得2元折扣券,来购买蔬果。我们希望民众关注这类健康教育。 Click Green Market Video […]

Cinderella Samba by City Parks Puppet Mobile on July 5th

Cinderella Samba by City Parks Puppet Mobile on July 5th Come join us for Flushing’s first outdoor puppet mobile performance! The lively production features an original commissioned musical soundtrack that brings samba center-stage; handcrafted Carnival festival floats on parade; and one-of-a-kind marionettes donning their most vibrant Carnival costumes, created by the expert puppeteers from the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theater. This […]

Flushing Chamber Helps Start First Greenmarket in Downtown Flushing

The Greater Flushing Chamber of Commerce partnered with GrowNYC to establish the first  Greenmarket in Downtown Flushing, Queens. The new Greenmarket is located adjacent to Maple Playground on the south-west corner of Maple Avenue and Kissena Boulevard, just two blocks from the Flushing Branch of the Queens Library on Main Street.  The new Greenmarket will be open every Wednesdays from […]