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Aug 23, 2013

NYC Collage Now On Display at Sunnyside Library

The collaborative NYC collage, made by participants during the August 10th Sunnyside Summer Strolls event, is now on display at the Sunnyside branch of the Queens Public Library at 43-06 Greenpoint Avenue.

This work is a collection of individual panels made by participants and facilitated by the Queens Museum of Art. Working... read more

Aug 14, 2013

Yoga, Mariachi and a Temporary Lawn Come to 46th Street

This past Saturday, 46th Street was again transformed into a pedestrian oasis for the day, this time with a temporary lawn, a free yoga class, music and art. 

Sunnyside Shines volunteers laid out a pallet's worth of sod in the street, creating a new kind of recreational space in the street.  The Queens Museum of Art was on hand... read more

Aug 01, 2013

Children's Arts & Crafts Fair a Huge Success

The Children’s Arts and Crafts Fair on Saturday, July 27, was a successful kick-off to the Sunnyside Summer Strolls event series.  Held under the Sunnyside Arch on 46th Street between Queens Boulevard and Greenpoint Avenue, the Children’s Arts and Crafts Fair drew more than 500 children for a fun-filled day of arts, crafts, face... read more

Jul 19, 2013

Three Saturdays of Creativity Coming to Sunnyside

Arts, music and recreation are coming to the streets of Sunnyside this summer.  The Sunnyside Shines Business Improvement District will present its fourth annual street event, renamed Sunnyside Summer Strolls this year, during three Saturdays in July and August: July 27, August 3 and August 10.

 

Sunnyside Summer Strolls... read more

Jul 15, 2013

LaGuardia students compete for best Sunnyside map

LaGuardia Community College students are helping to put Sunnyside on the map!   On July 2, 2013, three students in the art department at LaGuardia Community College were recognized by the college and community organizations as the top finalists in the Sunnyside map project, a joint project by the Sunnyside Shines Business Improvement... read more

Jun 05, 2013

Hoppin' Thursdays winners announced

On June 5th at the Bliss Street Station, three winning cards were drawn from more than 80 entries!  Cards with at least five stamps (stamps = purchase of a Hoppin' Thursdays deal) were eligible for the drawing.

First prize: Flat screen television

Winner: Yvette Janis, Sunnyside

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