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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Reading Room to Pop Up at Lippman Arcade

The Greater Flushing Chamber of Commerce is working with Asian Americans for Equality to promote a Uni Pop-Up Reading Room for Lippman Arcade, the pedestrian plaza connecting Roosevelt Avenue and 39th Avenue in downtown Flushing, on Saturdays and Sundays (October 21/22, 28) from 10am to 3pm.  The goal is to create a community space that encourages people of all ages to […]

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Monroe College: Dinner & Dialogue

Please join us at the Queens Extension Center next Monday, November 14th from 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. for our King Graduate School, Dinner and Dialogue Info Session for the Master of Business (MBA), Master of Public Health (MPH) and Master of Computer Science (MSCS) programs. A light meal will be served and prospective students will meet with professors, staff, […]

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Become a Neighborhood 360° Fellow

The NYC Department of Small Business Services recently launched the Neighborhood 360° Fellows program to pair community organizers and planners with New York City community-based development organizations to facilitate increased collaboration between local stakeholders around impactful economic development initiatives. Fellows will serve as on-the-ground resources connecting local businesses, jobseekers and CBDOs to NYC Department of Small Business Services’ programs. Additionally, […]