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Wednesday, Oct. 17 (See map view)

Drop in at QBG Farm & Compost to see what’s growing! Founded in 2013, our farm demonstrates the link between composting and sustainable farming in the heart of Queens. Our organically managed farm produces a diversity of herbs, fruits, vegetables, and other beneficial plants.

When: Wednesday, Oct. 17, 3:30 pm to pm

Friday, Oct. 19 (See map view)

Shop for locally grown fruits and vegetables and eggs, honey and baked goods.

When: Friday, Oct. 19, 8:30am

This dance lesson and concert features South American musical traditions including the Pacific Coast of Ecuador and Colombia, with the marimba playing a unifying role in the ensemble’s sound. Inkhay celebrates the Indigenous music of Ecuador, Bolivia and Peru, with the woodwind instruments of the Andes Mountains. Come and dance!

When: Friday, Oct. 19, 7 pm and 8 pm

Saturday, Oct. 20 (See map view)

Join Master Teaching Artist Pepe Santana for a workshop on Andean Culture and instrument-making. Learn the history of Andean Culture, traditions and music, while Pepe instructs you in making a pentatonic panpipe and learning how to play it. Then check out his personal collection of Andean instruments in our gallery. Ages 10+.

When: Saturday, Oct. 20, 11:30 am

Family-friendly botanical themed arts and crafts activities.

When: Saturday, Oct. 20, 2 pm to 4 pm

Sunday, Oct. 21 (See map view)

Family-friendly botanical themed arts and crafts activities.

When: Sunday, Oct. 21, 2 pm to 4 pm

Lioness presents a concert series featuring women in jazz curated by Amanda Monaco. The refreshing and engaging ensemble performs original compositions and modern twists on classic standards and favorites.

When: Sunday, Oct. 21, 2 pm to 4 pm

Wednesday, Oct. 24 (See map view)

Drop in at QBG Farm & Compost to see what’s growing! Founded in 2013, our farm demonstrates the link between composting and sustainable farming in the heart of Queens. Our organically managed farm produces a diversity of herbs, fruits, vegetables, and other beneficial plants.

When: Wednesday, Oct. 24, 3:30 pm to pm

Friday, Oct. 26 (See map view)

Shop for locally grown fruits and vegetables and eggs, honey and baked goods.

When: Friday, Oct. 26, 8:30am

The 14-time Grammy Award winning Cuban music legend and multi reed artist team up with dynamic “shape-shifter” pianist John DiMartino and his trio (Peter Washington, bass; Mark Taylor, drums) presenting an evening of the music of Billy Strayhorn and Duke Ellington.

When: Friday, Oct. 26, 8 pm

Saturday, Oct. 27 (See map view)

Family-friendly botanical themed arts and crafts activities.

When: Saturday, Oct. 27, 2 pm to 4 pm

Sunday, Oct. 28 (See map view)

Sign up for a 15-minute mini photo session by professional family photographer Eryn Hatzithomas (www.ehatziphoto.com). Receive eight (8) photos to remember this time in your life. Photos are taken in QBG’s Pumpkin Patch, a wonderful, harvest-themed backdrop and setting. In case of rain or inclement weather, an alternative indoor location for photos will be provided. Ideal for couples and individual …

When: Sunday, Oct. 28, 11am to 2pm

Make a seasonal botanical craft, see a magic show, and meet and take pictures with Flora, QBG’s friendly mascot! Show off your Halloween costume and bring your trick-or-treat bags!

When: Sunday, Oct. 28, Noon to 4pm

Family-friendly botanical themed arts and crafts activities.

When: Sunday, Oct. 28, 2 pm to 4 pm

What a NightFor kids of all ages, animation historian, Tommy Jose Stathes treats us to a reel of spooky cartoons from the 1920-30s. A master of vintage animation, Stathes conjures the magic of early cinema – fun and not-too-scary – projected on 16mm film. The screening starts at 5 but there’s mask-making, flip books and refreshments before the show starting at 3:30pm. So, come to …

When: Sunday, Oct. 28, 3:30 pm

Wednesday, Oct. 31 (See map view)

Drop in at QBG Farm & Compost to see what’s growing! Founded in 2013, our farm demonstrates the link between composting and sustainable farming in the heart of Queens. Our organically managed farm produces a diversity of herbs, fruits, vegetables, and other beneficial plants.

When: Wednesday, Oct. 31, 3:30 pm to pm

Thursday, Nov. 1 (See map view)

Help keep QBG clean, green, and growing! Join our horticulture staff for an engaging, educational day where you will learn gardening basics and work hands-on with our plants. Volunteers must be at least 16 years old.

When: Thursday, Nov. 1, 9am – 12pm

Friday, Nov. 2 (See map view)

Shop for locally grown fruits and vegetables and eggs, honey and baked goods.

When: Friday, Nov. 2, 8:30am

Saturday, Nov. 3 (See map view)

Students learn about bonsai traditions, artistic design principles, bonsai horticulture, and both short and long-term maintenance. Each participant will leave with a finished bonsai potted into a bonsai pot, working with a tropical or sub-tropical tree that can grow well in apartments. All materials included, recommended for adults and children ages 10+ (accompanied by participating adult).

When: Saturday, Nov. 3, 11am to 2pm

Attention jazz lovers: Flushing Town Hall premieres a new location for the Neo Hot Club movement. What is a Hot Club? Starting in the 1930s, Hot Clubs were a sort of book club for Jazz listening — where fans would get together and play records for each other. The phenomenon started in France and spread to the US, and Hot Clubs were very popular through the 1930s and 1940s. Today, the Neo Hot …

When: Saturday, Nov. 3, 12:30–2:30 pm.

Sunday, Nov. 4 (See map view)

Roll up your sleeves and keep QBG clean and green! Led by QBG staff, volunteers will participate in a variety of gardening activities.

When: Sunday, Nov. 4, 10am to 1pm

Learn the basics behind macramé, textile produced by knotting. Join Melissa Taylor of terra + twine to get an idea of what it takes to design your own piece. This class will focus on creating a hanging planter and QBG will provide a selection of ideal plants for you to design your piece around! Recommended for adults and children ages 10+ (accompanied by participating adult).

When: Sunday, Nov. 4, 1 pm to 4 pm

Wednesday, Nov. 7 (See map view)

Monthly Jazz is open to jazz students, musicians, and music educators — with jams that are a fun way to hone your skills and play with your peers. The house band led by saxophonist Carol Sudhalter opens each jam with the work of Louis Armstrong. All are welcome, regardless of instrument — vocalists, too! Don’t play? Come listen!

When: Wednesday, Nov. 7, 7–10 p.m.

Friday, Nov. 9 (See map view)

Shop for locally grown fruits and vegetables and eggs, honey and baked goods.

When: Friday, Nov. 9, 8:30am

Saturday, Nov. 10 (See map view)

Join the Urban Park Rangers for a fun afternoon of games inspired by Native American history and culture.

When: Saturday, Nov. 10, 11 am to 12:30 pm

Celebrate Diwali, the festival of lights, with this all-ages festival and dance party, featuring Kathak classical dancer Abha Roy and Basement Bhangra’s DJ Rekha. Each artist will introduce you to her form and invite you to learn traditional Kathak dance moves and bhangra folk dances mixed with hip-hop. Then hit the dance floor! Also join us for cooking workshops, and henna painting, with Indian …

When: Saturday, Nov. 10, 1 pm to 4 pm

Sunday, Nov. 11 (See map view)

Stephen Josephs, flautist and composer, returns to the Museum with his ensemble this Veteran’s Day bringing us an afternoon of spirited music. His virtuosity from pop to jazz to classics make his performances a delight . To honor the women and men who have served our country in the military, veterans will be admitted free to the concert.

When: Sunday, Nov. 11, 2 pm

Friday, Nov. 16 (See map view)

Five NEA Jazz Masters— the nation’s highest honor for living jazz musicians — Slide Hampton, Barry Harris, Jimmy Cobb, Jimmy Heath, and Jimmy Owens are joined by veteran bassist Paul West.

When: Friday, Nov. 16, 8 p.m.

Shop for locally grown fruits and vegetables and eggs, honey and baked goods.

When: Friday, Nov. 16, 8:30am

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