OUT & ABOUT IN QUEENS DEC. 23-29
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SUNDAY, DEC. 26
7. SEWING MACHINE WIG MAKING
If you’re looking to learn a new skill and
become your own boss, this one-on-one handson
class is perfect for you. Instructed by Nina-
Simone Jones, you will learn all her techniques
and tips, from prepping all the way to styling
and recommended products. Be sure to bring
a notebook and pen for notes and your own
styling tools. A sewing machine and kit will
be supplied for you. It is not required to bring
your own model, but it is encouraged.
Noon to 5 p.m.
8. YOUR QUEENS FIFTH ANNUAL
Join in on the fifth annual Kwanzaa
celebration. The celebration will include the
lighting of the Seven Kwanzaa Principles,
a dance performance by their princesses,
vendors, gifts, a DJ and delicious Caribbean
food. Admission is free, but donations are
187-17 Linden Blvd., St Albans
MONDAY, DEC. 27
9. SKY VILLAGE NYC CAMP
On the week of Dec. 27-31, join Sky Village
NYC for a fun-filled week of arts and
This full-week camp is recommended for
children 5-7 years old. Most of the day
will be spent outside at one of the local
playgrounds, weather permitting, and the
art theme for the week will be “Out with
the old, in with the new.” Plan to pack a
full lunch and two bottles of water for your
Monday at 9 a.m. to Friday at 3:30 p.m.
Sky Village NYC
23-05 29th St., Astoria
10. WINTER ART CAMP
Check out this art camp from Monday, Dec.
27, to Friday, Dec. 31, featuring a week
full of crafts, snacks, games and dancing,
leading up to a New Year’s pizza party
celebration. This is a drop-off-only camp.
Monday at 10 a.m. to Friday at 1 p.m.
79-05 Myrtle Ave., Glendale
TUESDAY, DEC. 28
11. HOLIDAY WEEK CREATIVITY:
DECORATIVE BIRD FEEDERS
Join in for this family-friendly workshop
and be a part of the effort to nourish wild
birds in winter by creating a decorative bird
feeder for outdoors. They add some outdoor
seasonal charm and help sustain our
feathered friends. And to top it all off, hot
cocoa is provided for workshop participants.
Voelker Orth Museum
149-19 38th Ave., Flushing
Admission: $5/$12 for family
12. PAINT AND SIP WITH A SIDE OF
If you’ve ever wanted a paint and sip class
on taco Tuesday, this event is sure to
satisfy your cravings. Enjoy two hours of
painting, followed by a delicious taco treat.
79-28 Metropolitan Ave., Middle Village
WEDNESDAY, DEC. 29
13. FRIENDS TRIVIA “THE ONE WITH THE
NEW YEAR’S EVE EPISODES”
It’s almost fake midnight, and you can ring
in the new year with this Friends Trivia: “The
One with the New Year’s Eve Episodes.”
Questions will be on “The One With The
Monkey,” “The One with All the Resolutions”
and “The One with the Routine.”
Arcadia Bar and Kitchen
12-21 Astoria Blvd., Astoria
14. WITS AND BITS OPEN MIC
Practice your jokes, characters or original
music in a fun and supportive environment.
Sign-ups are in person and first-come, firstserved.
When you sign up, your name is
entered into a bucket and drawn at random.
Sign-up begins half an hour before the
posted showtime. Admission is free with
a minimum of one purchase. Q.E.D. serves
beer, wine, coffee, tea, soda and lots of
snacks with hot pub food available for order
prior to the show.
2716 23rd Ave., Astoria