Make Music New York Fun

by Meg Cotner

I don’t know about you, but I love Make Music New York – it is such a fun event. Astoria had a ton of participating sites, which meant lots of (…)

Pop -Up Pianos

by Meg Cotner

My friend Heather alerted me to the presence of Pop-Up Pianos in Astoria and LIC last week and then over the weekend, a few other friends brought this to my (…)

Cinema Soiree Fun

by Meg Cotner

Last night I stopped by the Cinema Soiree at Hell Gate Social. As we’ve mentioned, this was a fundraiser for the Outdoor Cinema series at Socrates Sculpture Park. It’s a (…)

Waterfront Vision Plan Reception

by Meg Cotner

A while back , we told you about a series of neighborhood listening sessions about the Astoria/LIC waterfront, organized by Green Shores and the Trust for Public Land. The sessions (…)

Newtown Creek Cruise

by Meg Cotner

We were recently made aware of a really interesting event coming up – a cruise along Newtown Creek. Newtown Creek is, of course, the waterway (it’s an estuary, just like (…)

Sparrow Film Project Awards Gala

by Meg Cotner

Back at the beginning of March we told you about Sparrow’s Sixth Film Project, encouraging you to sign up and submit a film. Well, the day has come to check (…)

First Green Drinks of 2011

by Meg Cotner

One of the coolest mixers and community gatherings in Queens is Green Drinks. Organized by Helen Ho, Green Drinks provides a place to connect with like minded people concerned with (…)

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