Classic Car Show on Sunday, 11/30 at the Bayside
Historial Society. (see below).
Open 1 to 6 p.m. through Nov. 30, Flux Hospital is an exhibition on social art practices at Long Island City’s Flux Factory. Works from a group of international artists will be on display. For more information or to RSVP, visit the Flux Factory on Facebook.
Somnambuke x Hesperian Sound Division presents J. Albert (Live) and DJ sets by Jeals, Shimoda, Selfware and Leja Hazer at Trans Pecos in Ridgewood. The show begins at 10 p.m. and tickets are $5.
AN IRISH CHOCTAW THANKSGIVING
In 1847, the Choctaw Nation responded to a plea for help by sending $710 to aid the victims of the Great Irish Famine. This act of human generosity, from one impoverished people to another, will be remembered and honored by the Queens Museum over the weekend. The festival will bring Choctaw and Irish talent together for Nov. 29 and 30 to celebrate their shared history. For the schedule and tickets, visit www.queensmuseum.org/events/film-screenings-an-irish-chocktaw-thanksgiving or call (718) 592-9700.
HELLO TAIWAN! CONCERT
The Taiwan Center will hold its fifth annual Hello Taiwan! rock concert from 7 to 10 p.m. The purpose of the show is to raise money for various nonprofits. This year, it will support the Garden of Hope Foundation. Space Meow, Trabajo, the Chef Brian Tsao Band and Generator Ohm will all perform. Attendance costs $10. There is free admission from 6 to 7 p.m. The center is located at 137-44 Northern Blvd., Flushing.
Kinopolis is an evening of short films hosted by Daan van Versendaal at Astoria’s Q.E.D. Daan will guide you through the films, discussing and exploring topics such as dysfunctional families, body modification and broken hearts. This is a free event. For more information, visit qedastoria.com.
TRANS PECOS SHOW
The following bands will perform at Trans Peco: Eli Keszler & James Hof, Das Audit, Lea Bertucci and Leila Bordreuil. The show starts at 7 p.m. and tickets are $8. The venue is located at 915 Wyckoff Ave.
Sinbad will perform at Resorts World Casino. The comedian’s performance will begin at 9 p.m. There are no more tickets for the show as it has sold out. Resorts World Casino is located at 110-00 Rockaway Blvd. in South Ozone Park.
CLASSIC CAR SHOW
Join classic car enthusiasts as the Bayside Historical Society showcases vintage automobiles on the side yard of Fort Totten Castle. This free exhibit runs from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Call (718) 352-1548 for more information.
Resorts World Casino will host a Thanksgiving Chinese concert beginning at 5 p.m. Acclaimed cover artist Yu Feng pays tribute to Leslie Cheung, while the talented Liang Jia covers the top hits of Anita Mui. Doors open at 4 p.m.
CONNIFF AND GAROFALO IN ASTORIA
Frank Conniff of “Mystery Science Theater 3000” hosts a variety/stand-up show in the guise of a fake kids’ show. This month features special guest Janeane Garofalo. Admission is $5. For more information, visit qedastoria.com.
Author Martin Amis will appear at Queens College as part of its evening reading series. Amis is the author of “The Rachel Papers,” “London Fields” and “Time’s Arrow.” Starting at 7 p.m. in the music building, he will read from his work and be interviewed by Leonard Lopate. The event costs $20.
MONTHLY JAZZ CLINIC
If you are interested in learning more about Jazz, and playing alongside other musicians, join the Queens Jazz OverGround for its monthly Jazz Clinic at Flushing Town Hall. The clinic starts at 5 p.m. and is followed immediately by the monthly jazz jam. Music stands, a bass amp, keyboard and drum set are provided. Flushing Town Hall is located at 137-35 Northern Blvd. Call (718) 463-7700, Ext. 222 to find out more.
‘THE TRAIL OF THE LONESOME PINE’
Queens Museum’s senior film series will conclude with 1936’s “The Trail of the Lonesome Pine,” Directed Henry Hathaway, the movie is about two feuding mountain families whose vendetta is ignited by the arrival of the railroad. The free screening starts at 2 p.m.
YUAN DYNASTY LECTURE
Morris Rossabi, a distinguished professor of history at Queens College, will conduct a free lecture titled “Yuan Dynasty and Mongols and Art.” Starting at noon, the lecture is going to take place at the Godwin-Ternbach Museum on the college’s campus. The museum is currently exhibiting a collection of Chinese art.
ARTISTS AT NOGUCHI
A new month-long exhibition opening at the Noguchi Museum presents Maria Blaisse’s “Breathing Sphere,” a computer-controlled, motorized sphere of woven bamboo. The installation creates a spatial and formal dialogue both with Noguchi’s work and with two more of Blaisse’s woven bamboo structures, which are being presented by slowLab at the Pratt Manhattan Gallery. For more information, visit www.noguchi.org.
Pushcart Players will present “Holiday Tales” at the Kupferberg Center For the Arts, Queens College, at 10 a.m. and 11:45 a.m. This multi-cultural collection of stories will celebrate Christmas, Kwanzaa and Chanukah. Tickets are $9 and can be ordered by calling (718) 266-0202 or emailing email@example.com. To learn more, visit www.pushcartplayers.org.
The Swingtime Big Band sound is coming to Woodhaven in a show presented by St. Thomas the Apostle Catholic Academy. The show will be held at 3 p.m. at Msgr. Mulz Hall. All proceeds go to benefit the school.
BEHIND THE SCREEN
The core exhibition of the Museum of the Moving Image, “Behind the Screen” is a one-of-a-kind experience that immerses visitors in the creative and technical process of producing, promoting and presenting films, television shows and digital entertainment. Occupying 15,000 square feet of the Museum’s second and third floors, the exhibition reveals the skills, material resources, and artistic decisions that go into making moving images. For more information, call (718) 777-6888.
COLOMBIA MUSICAL REVIEW ONGOING AT THE THALIA
Through Dec. 14, the Colombia Musical Review will take you on a dance voyage through four major Colombian cultural regions with a live band. Tickets are $40, shows run Fridays and Saturdays at 8 p.m., Sundays at 4 p.m. For more information, visit www.thaliatheatre.org.