Events In Queens For June 26-July 2

Events In Queens For June 26-July 2

Louis Armstrong Music Festival, Flushing Meadows Corona Park, Sunday, 6/29, all day (see below). FRIDAY 6/27 “PETULIA” The Poppenhusen Library will hold a screening of 1968’s “Petulia,” starting at 4 p.m. Directed by Richard Lester, the film stars Julie Christie and George Scott. It is about a young San Francisco socialite married to an abusive […]

Hall Of Science Opening Design Lab In June

BY JOE MARVILLI Staff Writer The New York Hall of Science is aiming for a whole new level of interactivity with a permanent exhibit coming in June. On June 7, the Hall of Science will open its Design Lab, a new exhibition meant to get people more involved with science, technology, engineering and mathematics. The […]

Events In Queens For Jan. 16-22

Events In Queens For Jan. 16-22

Wildcard Weekend, robot making at the New York Hall of Science, Saturday, 1/18 (see below). THURSDAY 1/16 MAC WELLMAN w/STEVE MELLOR – MUAZZEZ Watch Steve Mellor in an act that is intentionally staged in the simplest of terms, employing a chair, an actor and a microphone. He performs a collection of short stories written by […]

Exhibit Highlights Tech Innovations

BY JOE MARVILLI Staff Writer Everyone uses assistive technology in their daily lives. Whether it is a pair of glasses, a car or a phone calendar, this type of technology has become engrained in society. An exhibit at the New York Hall of Science is celebrating how innovations are blurring the line between casual use […]

Events In Queens For Nov. 21-27

Events In Queens For Nov. 21-27

The Little Engine That Could Earns Her Whistle, Sunday, 11/24 (see below) FRIDAY 11/22   HENDRIK MEURKENS SAMBA JAZZ QUARTET Flushing Town Hall will present harmonica and vibraphone virtuoso Hendrik Meurkens at 8 p.m. for an evening of Brazilian jazz. He will perform classic Samba Jazz compositions along with his original songs. He will be […]