Heart of Queens is so excited to be a media partner and to attend the Coalition for Queens’ 3rd annual Tech Bash this October!     Coalition for Queens  is filling a much-needed void by providing programming education and tech opportunities for “talented adults from underserved and underrepresented backgrounds” in our diverse borough.  They are on a mission to make Queens into a “leading hub for innovation and entrepreneurship.”  Come out to  MOMA PS1 on Wednesday, October 14 at 7pm  to celebrate Queens, tech, and entrepreneurship with some amazing vendors.  Some of the vendors include Queens’ very own Bear Restaurant in LIC, The Bao Shoppe in Astoria, and gin drinks from Queens Courage.   Support this great organization and buy your tickets  here .   Early Adopter prices end tomorrow, 9/14, so don’t wait!

Heart of Queens is so excited to be a media partner and to attend the Coalition for Queens’ 3rd annual Tech Bash this October!    Coalition for Queens is filling a much-needed void by providing programming education and tech opportunities for “talented adults from underserved and underrepresented backgrounds” in our diverse borough.  They are on a mission to make Queens into a “leading hub for innovation and entrepreneurship.”

Come out to MOMA PS1 on Wednesday, October 14 at 7pm to celebrate Queens, tech, and entrepreneurship with some amazing vendors.  Some of the vendors include Queens’ very own Bear Restaurant in LIC, The Bao Shoppe in Astoria, and gin drinks from Queens Courage.

Support this great organization and buy your tickets here.  Early Adopter prices end tomorrow, 9/14, so don’t wait!

I can’t believe it’s been a year since LIC: living opened its doors.  Hop off the 7 train at Vernon/Jackson and celebrate this momentous occasion with them this Thursday 11/14! 
 ALSO, they are currently offering 15% off all online orders until 11/13.  Use code  HAPPYBDAY  at checkout on  www.licliving.com . 
 LIC: living 535 51st Avenue  Long Island City, NY 11101 
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I can’t believe it’s been a year since LIC: living opened its doors.  Hop off the 7 train at Vernon/Jackson and celebrate this momentous occasion with them this Thursday 11/14!

ALSO, they are currently offering 15% off all online orders until 11/13.  Use code HAPPYBDAY at checkout on www.licliving.com.

LIC: living
535 51st Avenue
Long Island City, NY 11101


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Raise Money while you Shop in LIC!

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One of my favorite stores, LIC: living, is hosting a special event this Thursday, September 26th to raise money for PS/IS 78, which is right here in Long Island City.

Shop in style while sipping prosecco from Tradizione Imports and noshing on snacks from Manducatis Rustica.  10% of sales will be donated to the PTA.

Thursday, September 26th at 7PM
LIC: living
535 51st Avenue
Long Island City, NY (map)

Encountering holographic art makes us question perception.

Interference: Coexistence exhibit’s website

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The Center for the Holographic Arts is transforming the Long Island City Clock Tower lobby and vaults into an enchanting gallery of holograms.  Intrigued?  Perceive a hologram in “real life” at the exhibit this September, which features top holographic artists from around the world.

Interference: Coexistence
Opening night September 6th, 6-9PM

29-27 41st Avenue
Long Island City, NY (map)
Open to the public Thursday-Saturday, 2-6pm (FREE) EXTENDED UNTIL OCTOBER 19th!

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The Holocenter's website has more information about the events attached to the exhibit, including HoloKids on September 14th. They also have some great information about holograms and holography here.