Fall is a great time of year in Queens with everything from outdoor activities to a new season of museum events. The Queens Mamas rounds up the best of the weekend right here so you and your family can enjoy it all.
Muppet Music Moments: A Weekend Celebration of Jim Henson’s Birthday
Saturday, September 24, 1:00 p.m.
Museum of the Moving Image, Astoria
Yoga for Kids
Saturday, September 24, 10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Bamboomoves, Forest Hills
Little Neck Bay Festival: National Estuary Day
Saturday, September 24, 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Come celebrate these local water estuaries with a fun filled day at APEC which will include activities such as games, crafts and canoe rides for the whole family. Get details at Little Neck Bay Festival.
Alley Pond Park Environmental Center, Little Neck
Audition for the Youth Chorus of Queens
Saturday, September 24, 12:00 p.m.
The Unity Stage Company brings a little bit of GLEE to Queens as children ages 8-18 are invited to join in for a wonderful opportunity to be a part of a traveling chorus. See all details at Unity Stage.
Queen of Angels Auditorium, Sunnyside
The Wonderful World of Terrariums
Saturday, September 24, 12:00 – 3:00 p.m.
Bring your own clear container (jug, jar, fish bowl etc…) to create your own miniature plant life. The park will provide the moss, seeds, soil and stones to help create wonderful miniature landscapes. Check it out at Socrates Sculpture Park
Socrates Sculpture Park, Long Island City
Students Care QBG Community Service Day
Saturday, September 24
Queens Botanical Garden, Flushing
Sunday, September 25, 10:00 a.m.
Flushing Meadows Park,Corona
Flip Book Drawing
Sunday, September 25, 3:00 p.m.
The Museum of the Moving Image, Astoria
New York Hall of Science
Saturday, September 24 & Sunday, September 25
The Fall season at the New York Hall of Science is a busy and exciting one. Stop by to check out all the fabulous new exhibits including “Wild Minds: What Animals Really Think,” “Charlie and Kiwi’s Evolutionary Adventure,” and “3D Theater Presentation: Wild Ocean.” It is all at nysci.
Flushing Meadows Park, Corona
Queens County Farm Museum
Saturday September 24 & Sunday, September 25
Queens Farm Museum, Floral Park
Jennie Abrams – Rosenberg