Register to Tinker Lab Summer Camp Early for a discount!

You are invited to participate in the Tinker Lab at Lewis H. Latimer House Museum, the key educational program designed  to serve high-quality, innovative, and hands-on activities treating science and technology as an integral part of the humanities. Register before March 31st to receive a $20 discount! The Tinker Lab Summer Camp will be on July 15th to July 26th from […]

Check out all the events on NYC Open Data Week!

The Tech Incubator at Queens College will host a free NYC Open Data Week event on March 3rd, from 2pm – 4pm, at Campbell Dome, located at 65-30 Kissena Blvd, Queens, NY 11367. In this workshop, Queens College and CUNY students will present interactive tools they create on the CrossCompute platform and demonstrate visual thinking and problem solving capabilities of using […]

WIN CASH! Submit Your Best Tech Ideas at Pitchfest!

Pitchfest is a yearly competition which brings together New York City’s best and brightest entrepreneurs to compete for seed investments. The competition is designed to give entrepreneurs a platform to pitch to investors and stakeholders while successfully commercialize their products. This competition kicks off in September, starting with a virtual round and culminating in a final live pitch competition on […]

Tinker Lab Summer Camp 2018

The Tinker Lab is the key educational program at Lewis H. Latimer House Museum to serve high-quality, innovative hands-on activities treating science and technology as an integral part of the humanities. In the Tinker Lab, participants use an array of technologies such as Scratch, Ev3, and Wedo, and build from scratch using various micro-controllers, proto-boards, and coding programs. The museum sees the […]

Kick Off Flushing’s World Fair on June 15

A three-day expo showcasing the food and culture of Flushing and the surrounding neighborhoods will be kicking off next month, evoking the spirit of the 1964 World’s Fair with a modern twist that reflects the worldliness of the borough today. Flushing’s World Fair — scheduled for June 15-17 — will feature workshops on how businesses can capitalize on the growing […]

Enjoy a $5 Gourmet Meal with Your Neighbors!

2017 Greater Flushing Soup This coming Earth Day, April 22, 2017, Queens residents have the opportunity to participate in Queens SOUP, a crowd-funded micro-granting community dinner, hosted by the Greater Flushing Chamber of Commerce. Inspired by Detroit SOUP, the Chamber raised over $800 for neighborhood improvement projects in 2016 — this spring the program is expanding to fund projects from […]