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World’s Fair History Walking Tour

It’s Mother’s Day! Our free tours of famous World’s Fair sites will include buttons, souvenir maps of the 1964 World’s Fair, and chocolate roses for mom. Hear the stories behind the Unisphere, New York State Pavilion, Hall of Science, Queens Zoo Aviary, Carousel, Time Capsules, Underground Home, the second-oldest outdoor antiquity in NYC, and more at Flushing Meadows Corona Park […]

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Moore-Jackson Cemetery Beautification

Date: Saturday, May 5, 2018 (& Every Saturday Following) Time: 10:00am – 3:00pm Price: FREE Location: Moore-Jackson Cemetery (51st Street between 31st and 31st Ave) Join us as we gather for a community-wide Beautification Day at Moore-Jackson Cemetery. We will be cleaning, planting and celebrating the warm weather with family friendly activities. Come meet your neighbors and join together to keep Moore-Jackson beautiful! All ages […]

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Sacred Sites Walking Tour

Discover Queens on May 6th! Queens is the most diverse county in the United States. With nearly half of the 2.3 million residents born abroad, its neighborhoods are home to families that hail from over 120 countries and speak over 135 languages. On Sunday May 6th visitors will enjoy musical performances that highlight Flushing’s religious diversity.Flushing is noted for its […]

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TOUR: World of the 7 Train

TOUR: Saturday, June 2, 10am-5:30pm Since 1999, when the Metrocard matured, Jack Eichenbaum has led a tour called The World of the Number 7 Train. This series of six walks and connecting rides along North Queens’ transportation corridor became his signature tour, focusing on what the #7 train did to and for surrounding neighborhoods since it began service in 1914. So much has […]

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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 […]

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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.

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Waging Peace: 100 Years of Action

The photographic exhibit, “Waging Peace: 100 Years of Action,” will open with a reception on Thursday, February 1, 5:30-7:30PM at the Godwin-Ternbach Museum located in Queens College. Waging Peace is an interactive exhibition organized by the American Friends Service Committee. Using provocative stories told by those who fought against injustice, this exhibition demonstrates the effectiveness of nonviolence to build justice, overcome […]

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The Sport of Kings in Queens Exhibition

The Sport of Kings in Queens Exhibition Presented by the Queens Historical Society Queens has been a major center of thoroughbred horse racing since 1667 when King Charles II of England established the first race course in his North American Possessions. This exhibition details the history of this amazing sport in Queens from those early days, 350 years ago to […]

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FNO 2017 ON August 18 & 19

Flushing Night Out 2017 will take place on Aug. 18 -19, and run from 6 p.m. to 11 p.m. both days. This year the event will take place at the Flushing Meeting House on 137-16 Northern Blvd. #MyFlushing  DONATE @ http://igg.me/at/L2DcgI-n-bA RSVP @ http://fno2017.eventbrite.com Find Yourself Here! #FlushingFantastic #MyFlushing More Food vendors below:

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FNO 2017

Flushing Night Out 2017 will take place on Aug. 18 -19, and run from 6 p.m. to 11 p.m. both days. This year the event will take place at the Flushing Meeting House on 137-16 Northern Blvd. DONATE @ http://igg.me/at/L2DcgI-n-bA RSVP @ http://fno2017.eventbrite.com Find Yourself Here! #FlushingFantastic #MyFlushing  More Vendors below: