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Queens Arts Calendar

“Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them” will be playing Tuesday night at the Unisphere in Flushing Meadows Corona Park.

Film

Willie Wonka and the Chocolate Factory — Charlie receives a golden ticket to a chocolate factory. Led by the owner, Charlie and his grandpa venture on a thrilling tour of the factory.

When: Friday, July 21, from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m.

Where: LIC Landing Events Space – Borden Avenue and Center Boulevard

Cost: Free

Contact: (917) 282-4123

Movies Under the Stars: Hidden Figures — The critically acclaimed, Oscar-nominated film that became a cultural phenomenon, Hidden Figures tells the little-known, real-life story of three female African-American mathematicians whose trailblazing work was crucial during the early years of the United States space program, helping to send astronaut John Glenn into orbit in 1962.

When: Saturday, July 22, from 8:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m.

Where: Wayanda Park

Cost: Free

Contact: (718) 393-7370

Website: www.movingimage.us

The Muppet Movie — Kermit makes his way from humble origins in a swamp to fabled Hollywood, assembling his team as he goes, including Fozzie Bear, Miss Piggy, and Gonzo. This enchanting road movie includes Kermit’s heart-tugging rendition of “The Rainbow Connection.”

When: Friday, July 21, at 2:30 p.m. and 5 p.m.; July 23 and 24, at 2 p.m.;

Where: Museum of the Moving Image, 36-01 35th Ave., Astoria

Cost: $15

Contact: (718) 784-0077

Website: www.movingimage.us

Movie Under the Stars: Zootopia — “Zootopia” takes place in a city where predators and prey live together in harmony. When Judy Hopps becomes the first rabbit to join the police force, she quickly learns how tough it is to enforce the law. Determined to prove herself, Judy jumps at the opportunity to solve a mysterious case.

When: Monday, July 24, from 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

Where: Elton Street and Jamaica Avenue

Cost: Free

Contact: (718) 393-7370

2017 Movies On The Waterfront Series: Finding Dory — The friendly but forgetful blue tang fish, Dory, begins a search for her long-lost parents, and everyone learns a few things about the real meaning of family along the way.

When: Monday, July 24, from 8:30 p.m. to 10:15 p.m.

Where: Astoria Park

Cost: Free

Contact: (718) 393-7370

Movie Under the Stars: Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them — A story set in the wizarding world before the events of the “Harry Potter” series, “Fantastic Beasts” follows Newt Scamander to America, where the escape of some of Newt’s fantastic beasts could spell trouble for both the wizarding and No-Maj worlds.

When: Tuesday, July 25, from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Where: Unisphere at Flushing Meadows Corona Park

Cost: Free

Contact: (718) 393-7370

Events

Get Your Zen On — Join a certified yoga master for an hour of yoga. Regardless of yoga experience or fitness level, this adaptable approach is suitable for beginners to experienced students. Bring your own mat, towel, water bottle and insect repellent. Multiple sessions are encouraged. Limited to eight adult participants.

When: Saturday, July 22, at 9:15 a.m.

Where: Alley Pond Environmental Center, 228-06 Northern Blvd., Douglaston

Cost: $16

Contact: (718) 229-4000

Website: www.alleypond.com

Saturday Sculpture Workshop — With exercises in color theory, 3D sculpting, and general education in the philosophy and history of butoh performance, attendees will learn how to create papier-mâché masks. Participants may have their creations documented via interactive photo booth, where their image can be taken and printed at no charge as a workshop keepsake.

When: Saturday, July 22, from 12 p.m. to 3 p.m.

Where: Socrates Sculpture Park

Contact: (718) 956-1819

Cost: Free

Succulent Terrarium Workshop — Create a tabletop terrarium with succulents, known for their easy-to-care-for qualities—perfect for apartment living.

When: Saturday, July 22, from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

Where: Queens Botanical Garden

Cost: $35 ($30 for members)

Contact: (718) 886-3800

Music

Another Tequila Sunrise — Check into the Hotel California with this Eagles tribute band.

When: Friday, July 21, at 7:30 p.m.

Where: George Seuffert Bandshell, Forest Park, Woodhaven

Cost: Free

Contact: (718) 235-4100

Louis Panacciulli and the Nassau Pops: Louis Panacciulli and the Nassau Pops Symphony Orchestra will perform an outdoor concert of the best in popular and light classical music.

When: Friday, July 21, at 8 p.m.

Where: Memorial Park, Mineola

Cost: Free

Contact: (516) 565-0646

Website: www.nassaupops.com

Dr. K’s Motown Revue — Cover band Dr. K’s Motown Revue will be performing Motown hits.

When: Sunday, July 23, from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Where: O’Donohue Park

Cost: Free

Contact: (718) 393-7370

We Rock Then We Soul Tour featuring Beginnings and Elements — Beginnings and Elements come together to bring you the timeless music of Chicago and Earth, Wind & Fire in one unforgettable concert experience.

When: Thursday, July 27, from 7:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where: George Seuffert Bandshell, Forest Park

Cost: Free

Contact: (718) 235-4100

Kids and Family

Kidz Kitchen: Nests for Nibbling — For those little ones who just can’t wait to be a young chef, this is a program just for you. Kids will have fun learning about an animal and then help make a delicious snack to compliment what the have learned. All materials included. Limited to eight participants ages 6-7.

When: Saturday, July 22, from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m.

Where: Alley Pond Environmental Center, 228-06 Northern Blvd., Douglaston

Cost: $22

Contact: (718) 229-4000

Website: www.alleypond.com

Alléz-OOPS Jr. — Run away and join the circus with Alléz-OOPS, Jr. and discover why this high energy show is a favorite around the world for families from around the world!

When: Saturday, July 22, at 2 p.m. and 4 p.m.

Where: Forest Park Carousel

Contact: (718) 768-2676

Family Camping and Early Morning Birding — We camp to create lasting memories, connect with the natural world, and bond with our families. Camping affords us the opportunity to unplug from the diversions of everyday life and to laugh and play with our families. The Urban Park Rangers celebrate the tradition of camping and look forward to welcoming your family.

When: Saturday, July 22, at 6 p.m.

Where: Alley Pond Park

Cost: Free

Contact: (718) 352-1769

The Magic of Rogue — As seen on America’s Got Talent, Rogue brings a combination of magic and comedy. With tons of audience interaction, this show is a mixture of music, flowers, fire, and animals. Everyone will be amazed.

When: Sunday, July 23, from 2 p.m. to 2:45 p.m.

Where: Fantasy Forest Amusement Park

Contact: (718) 788-2676

Cost: Free

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