Founded in 1992, the Cultural Collaborative Jamaica, Inc. promotes arts and economic development in the Queens community through programs like JAMS Under the Stars music series and the JAMS Festival, the Arts in the Parks for children in King Park and Holidays on the Avenue.
Dance Parade promotes dance as an expressive and unifying art form by showcasing all forms of dance, educating the general public about the opportunities to experience dance, and celebrating diversity of dance in New York City with a yearly dance parade and dance festival.
As its name implies, Dancing in the Streets mounts performances in unusual venues from Grand Central Terminal to Coney Island to Astoria Pool in an effort to cultivate non-dance audiences and draw attention to architecture and our surroundings.
Across from the Lincoln Center campus, this visitors' center offers staffed information desks, day-of discount tickets to Lincoln Center events, public seating and free concerts on Thursdays at 8:30 pm, and at 11 am on the first Saturday of the month.
Design Trust projects are partnerships between private and public sector design professionals for innovative investigation of design/development issues in the open space, public architecture and infrastructure of New York City.
Dumbo Arts Center (DAC) was established as a means of preserving the identity of Dumbo as a vital artists' community. DAC's mission is to catalyze interaction between visual artists, the local community and the wider public, in order to preserve the neighborhood of Dumbo as a springboard for new art.
Earth Celebrations works to raise ecological awareness and revive the arts at the center of community life. In the past, preserving community gardens on the Lower East Side and throughout the city by means of a program of arts projects, theatrical pageants, performances, exhibitions, video programs and ecology workshops for children and adults; it currently does similar advocacy for the Hudson River Estuary.
East 3rd Productions facilitates the production of art through the organization's four divisions—East 3rd Ensemble, East 3rd Cinema, East 3rd Visual and East 3rd Education.
Mon & Tues: 12 pm-6 pm Wed & Thurs: 11 am-7 pm Fri: 12 pm-5 pm Sat: 10 am-5 pmThe one-story facility houses adult, young adult and children's collections. An auditorium is available for community group meetings.For more information on the branch, click here.
Mon & Thurs: 11 am-7 pm Tues & Wed: 12 pm-6 pm Fri: 12 pm-5 pm Sat: 10 am-5 pmOpened to the public in 1973, the branch is a one-story structure with adult, young adult and children's collections. It is air-conditioned and fully accessible to persons who use wheelchairs. There is a 50-seat auditorium available for library programs and community group meetings. The surrounding multi-ethnic community is predominantly African-American and Caribbean.For more information on the branch, click here.