Events

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



Wednesday, August 12th, 2020

https://bit.ly/3iarGyx ( 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM )

The Queens Memory Project is a community archiving project and oral history collection administered by QPL and Queens College, CUNY. Since early April, Queens Memory staff and volunteers have been working to capture a lasting record of how Queens residents are living, working, learning, and helping one another during this unprecedented time.In this volunteer orientation, we'll go over the key steps of planning and recording remote interviews for the Queens Memory COVID-19 Project (queenslib.org/covid). Please register here: https://bit.ly/3iarGyx 
 

Friday, August 14th, 2020

Virtual, , , NY, ( 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM )

Join us at www.facebook.com/queensmemory as we premiere the second episode of our new podcast: "The Borough We Became: Queens Residents on Life During COVID-19"! In this episode, medical professionals on the front lines share their experiences of the devastating pandemic and the toll it has taken on their spirits. This event is part of our Podcast Listening Party series that we will be hosting as we release each new episode, each week!

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.

Tuesday, August 25th, 2020

Virtual, , , NY, ( 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM )

Join us via livestream on https://www.facebook.com/queensmemory. The Queens Memory COVID-19 Project has been working to document people's experiences in Queens during our current pandemic. In collaboration with QPTV, Queens Memory presents episode two of their two-part series, highlighting our schools, messages of hope, and the Black Lives Matter Movement. The episode will also be broadcasted by QPTV on August 25, 2020 at 10 am via Spectrum Channel 1997, RCN Channel 85, and Verizon Channel 37.

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.