East Elmhurst boy runs again to raise money for autism programs
Photo by Larry Sillen

Follow @aaltamirano28 One East Elmhurst boy is getting his running shoes ready once again to help make a difference. Max Moore, 10, will be participating in the June 29 Achilles International Hope and Possibility 5 Mile Race in Central Park for a third time. “We are super thrilled to see Max enjoy running and to […]

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Queens Museum “emPOWER”s families of children with autism locally and in Spain
Photo courtesy of emPOWER Parents photography team

Parents and families of children with autism from Queens are now making a connection to those in Spain, thanks to a $73,000 grant. The Queens Museum, in Flushing Meadows-Corona Park, received a 2013 Museums Connect grant from the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Education and Cultural Affairs and the American Alliance of Museums. The […]

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NORTH SHORE TOWERS FEBRUARY EVENTS LISTING

Queens Museum of Art Flushing Meadows-Corona Park Queens, N.Y. 11368 www.queensmuseum.org               ArtAccess presents Masala Bhangra Workout for Families Affected by Autism on Saturday, February 18 from 3 to 4 p.m. at an offsite location at 89-11 Merrick Boulevard in Jamaica.  With this workout, the entire family can enjoy the traditional Indian dance Bhangra […]

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QMA runs ArtAccess hands-on program

One of the educational programs at the Queens Museum of Art is specifically helping individuals with special needs through museum tours, hands on activities and lessons brought to their own locations. Through ArtAccess, children and adults with special needs are able to come to the museum to see the pieces and then do hands on […]

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