Events

Queens Memory events are free and open to the public unless otherwise noted. For additional information, contact us.



Tuesday, August 4th, 2020

https://www.facebook.com/queensmemory ( 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM )

This event will be streamed live on https://www.facebook.com/queensmemory. Join panelists from Center for an Urban Future and NY Immigration Coalition who recently released a report entitled "Under Threat and Left Out: NYC's Immigrants and the Coronavirus Crisis." Panelists will explore report findings and what policies should be employed to better assist our immigrant communities.

Thursday, August 6th, 2020

https://www.facebook.com/queensmemory ( 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM )

This event will be broadcast on https://www.facebook.com/queensmemory. Queens Council on the Arts' Artist Commissioning Program and Flushing Town Hall are pleased to present a showcase and discussion of Jaime Sunwoo’s "Specially Processed American Me," a new surreal autobiographical performance. Moderator Sejin Park will lead a panel discussion inspired by the themes Sunwoo explores in her play: family, identity, immigration, and war trauma.

Tuesday, August 11th, 2020

facebook.com/queensmemory ( 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM )

Join a livestream at facebook.com/queensmemory for a fascinating look through the lens of census data into both the history and the future. Lori Wallach of the Queens Memory Project will paint vivid pictures of change in Queens’ neighborhoods. Professor Jeff Wice, New York Law School, will share impacts of the 2020 census, how the basis for New York’s political power that lasts ten years is set, and how you can get involved to make sure your voice is heard when district lines are redrawn.

Tuesday, August 11th, 2020

https://www.facebook.com/queensmemory ( 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM )

Join us at https://www.facebook.com/queensmemory as we talk to Edjo Wheeler, who is the executive director of the newly instated Culture Lab LIC and a member of LIC-A’s Board of Directors. Located at the Plaxall Gallery, Culture Lab LIC is focused on supporting the development and growth of artists, musicians, actors, and their local community.

Tuesday, August 18th, 2020

https://www.facebook.com/queensmemory ( 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM )

Join us at https://www.facebook.com/queensmemory as we talk to Loycent Gordon, the owner of Neir's Tavern. Opened in Woodhaven in 1829, Neir's Tavern is one of the oldest bars in NYC and has become a center of community for its neighbors. Having faced potential shutdowns, this bar's community has rallied together to ensure that Neir's Tavern lives on to see its 200th anniversary and beyond.

Thursday, August 27th, 2020

www.facebook.com/queensmemory ( 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM )

What music is on your playlist right now? Join host EunWoo Nam to hear from performers from all over the world who will share their stories, sing their favorite songs, and read poetry that inspires them during this extraordinary time. Want to join in with your own song or story? Email queensmemory@gmail.com to get a presenter spot. This event will stream live on www.facebook.com/queensmemory.

Thursday, September 24th, 2020

www.facebook.com/queensmemory ( 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM )

What music is on your playlist right now? Join host EunWoo Nam to hear from performers from all over the world who will share their stories, sing their favorite songs, and read poetry that inspires them during this extraordinary time. Want to join in with your own song or story? Email queensmemory@gmail.com to get a presenter spot. This event will stream live on www.facebook.com/queensmemory.

Thursday, September 24th, 2020

www.facebook.com/queensmemory ( 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM )

What music is on your playlist right now? Join host EunWoo Nam to hear from performers from all over the world who will share their stories, sing their favorite songs, and read poetry that inspires them during this extraordinary time. Want to join in with your own song or story? Email queensmemory@gmail.com to get a presenter spot. This event will stream live on www.facebook.com/queensmemory.

Thursday, October 29th, 2020

Virtual, , , NY, ( 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM )

What music is on your playlist right now? Join host EunWoo Nam to hear from performers from all over the world who will share their stories, sing their favorite songs, and read poetry that inspires them during this extraordinary time. Want to join in with your own song or story? Email queensmemory@gmail.com to get a presenter spot. This event will stream live on www.facebook.com/queensmemory.

Thursday, November 19th, 2020

Virtual, , , NY, ( 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM )

What music is on your playlist right now? Join host EunWoo Nam to hear from performers from all over the world who will share their stories, sing their favorite songs, and read poetry that inspires them during this extraordinary time. Want to join in with your own song or story? Email queensmemory@gmail.com to get a presenter spot. This event will stream live on www.facebook.com/queensmemory.