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Last-Minute Weekend Plans Just for You!

Poetry and memoirs from a Guyanese-American author, Bangladeshi dance drama and crooner classics are some great weekend events happening here in Queens!

Saturday, January 12
Dislocation and Survival: A Talk with Author Robert H. Mahesh
Guyanese-American educator and author Robert H. Mahesh reflects on his life in two worlds through his poetry and memoir. Books will be available for sale and signing.
2 p.m.
Lefferts
103-34 Lefferts Boulevard
718-843-5950

Jononi Jonmovhumi: A Musical Dance Drama
The musical group Shrejoni Shamskritik Samsad, formed in 2008, will draw from the rich and unique tradition of Bangladeshi folk music to perform a musical dance drama, in traditional folkloric costume, that includes patriotic, folk, and modern song and dance that celebrates the changes of the seasons.
3 p.m.
Central Library
89-11 Merrick Boulevard
718-990-0700

A Tribute to Frank Sinatra, Sammy Davis Jr., and Bobby Darin
Thom Mitchell serenades you in the afternoon with pop and jazz classics like "Concentrate on You," "The Lady is a Tramp," "Mack the Knife," and more.
3 p.m.
Jackson Heights
35-51 81 Street
718-899-2500

 

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