Events

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



Tuesday, May 26th, 2020

https://www.facebook.com/events/248225096271176/ ( 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM )

Join us as we welcome Mackenzi Farquer, the founder of Lockwood! A boutique shop that has something unique for everyone, they can be found in Astoria, Jackson Heights, and Greenpoint. They can be found online at Lockwoodshop.com, on Instagram and Twitter @Lockwoodshop, and here on Facebook at Lockwood. For more information, visit https://www.facebook.com/events/248225096271176/. This is a prerecorded video that will be streamed on the Queens Memory Facebook page.

Thursday, May 28th, 2020

https://queenslib.org/2KyoiPu ( 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM )

What music is on your playlist right now? Join host, EunWoo Nam, to hear from participants from all over Queens 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 in this Webex event.

Tuesday, June 2nd, 2020

https://www.facebook.com/events/238393987431953/ ( 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM )

Join us as we talk to Dudley Stewart, cofounder of The Queensboro. A neighborhood restaurant that focuses on community, they have worked tirelessly to provide resources and create partnerships for those in need. Visit them at thequeensboro.com, on Instagram and Twitter at @thequeensboro, and on Facebook at The Queensboro. For more information, visit https://www.facebook.com/events/238393987431953/. This is a prerecorded video that will be streamed on the Queens Memory Facebook page.

Saturday, June 13th, 2020

https://letsreimagine.org/3780/queer-memoir-queer-grief-observed ( 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM )

Join us for an engaging and powerful program created in partnership with the city-wide Reimagine End of Life initiative to explore legacy and communication around end of life wishes. Comic, writer, and genderqueer ex-nun Kelli Dunham will host this special edition of the Queer Memoir storytelling series in which storytellers will share their personal narratives about grief in the LGBTQIA community. To participate as a storyteller, please email queensmemory@gmail.com.

Thursday, June 25th, 2020

https://queenslib.org/3ePR8sk ( 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM )

What music is on your playlist right now? Join host, EunWoo Nam, to hear from participants from all over Queens 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 in this Webex event.