Witness

End Human Trafficking

The Peace & Social Action Committee (PSAC) of Flushing Meeting invites you to participate in a roundtable discussion on the impact of human trafficking in our community and how we can address this form of modern-day slavery on Sunday, April 14, 12:30pm, at our [...]

Flushing Remonstrance Study Update

Flushing Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends will host the National Park Service as they update the community about the Flushing Remonstrance Special Resource Study. The National Park Service (NPS) will hold a public meeting on Tuesday September 19, [...]

Interfaith Solidarity for Global Refugees

The following Update was written by Liz Di Giorgio as an NGO Representative at the United Nations (Department of Public Information) and Youth Representative Mentor for the International Caucus of the Women’s Caucus for Art (WCA). For more WCA UN [...]

Meet the Farmer!

Join us this Sunday, March 19, 2pm, to Meet the Farmer! Neighborhood residents and local farmers will launch the 2017 season of Flushing CSA at the “Meet the Farmer” community forum on Sunday, March 19, 2-4pm, at the Quaker Meetinghouse, located at [...]

Exploring the Mystery of Flushing

We had the opportunity to walk the streets of Flushing with Garnette Cadogan and Professor R. Scott Hanson this summer to explore “God’s Row-Bowne Street,” part of the “Nonstop Metropolis” exhibit at the Queens Museum. Prof. Hanson is the [...]

Flushing Remonstrance Study Project

The National Park Service (NPS) held a public meeting to discuss a Special Resource Study for the Flushing Remonstrance in Queens, New York. The study, authorized by the United States Congress as part of Public Law 113-291, will help decide whether the [...]

Flushing Meeting to Host Community Meal

The Peace & Social Action Committee (PSAC) of Flushing Meeting will be hosting a community meal organized by the Greater Flushing Chamber of Commerce on Friday, April 15, 5-7pm.  This potluck event, “Greater Flushing SOUP,” is a new [...]

We’re in the business of

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Turning Blue

Friends Celebrate 70th Anniversary of United Nations SDG Projections: Massive scale projections and peoples’ voices to celebrate UN70 and visually depict the 17 Global Goals Organized by the United Nations Department of Public Information in partnership with the Executive Office [...]