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Dance Into Light: As Time Goes By. Screening & Workshop

Dance Into LightSaturday, September 18, 2-4:40pm. Raindate: Sunday, Sept 19th

Dina Denis’ Dance Into Light didn’t skip making a new dance in 2020 – they made a film version. Join us for a screening followed by a 2-part participatory workshop for non-dancers & dancers on movement and music. Get in touch with your creative side in a beautiful garden.

Appropriate for adults, teens & tweens. Admission $12/$10 for members

Insectageddon
Insectageddon
Saturday September 25th , 1-3pm

Join us in the garden for Insectageddon, a day-long festival featuring events around the world. Inspired by artist Cecilia Vicuña and organized by the High Line, the afternoon program celebrates Insects on the High Line and seeks to raise awareness for our interconnectedness with the insect world.

The Museum's offers storytelling and an art making activity related to our unique bee community.

Free admission, donations are appreciated. All ages welcome. This event is held in the garden

Oktoberfest Flushing Style: Sauerkraut & Kimchi
Oktoberfest
Saturday, October 2, 5:30-8:30pm Rain Date: Sunday, October 3, 2:30 – 5:30pm

If you missed Oktoberfest in Munich, come join us in Flushing.

Oktoberfest Flushing Style is an evening of warm hospitality, served up with music, good eats and tasty brew.  It is also a fun and affordable fundraiser for the Museum. We’ve made a few adjustments in effort to reduce health risks.

There’s a special menu with the generous help of Manor Oktoberfest along with a sampler of Korean dishes from wonderful neighborhood purveyors, uniting two culinary traditions that feature humble pickled cabbage. And, we’ll add some extra room around outdoor tables for dining. House tours will be available, but this will basically be an outdoor event.

Bring friends or come on your own. Linger in the twilight in a bountiful garden, and help support the Museum.  The Fest is cancelled if it rains all weekend.  All  inclusive admission $30/$25 for members.  Reservations suggested as seating is limited. No advance sales.

Historic Houses of Queens
Historic Houses of Queens
Sunday, October 10, 2pm

Rob MacKay,  a true Queens booster, wrote an illustrated guide to historic houses in the borough, many still with us. He talks about his work in compiling this new book, published by Arcadia Publishing.  Join us for his presentation and a reception. Autographed copies available for sale. 

Suggested donation for the afternoon $5.

 

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