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  • Event Announcement

    Jane’s Walk: An Early Look at the QueensWay

    Sunday, May 6, 2018
    1:00 pm – 3:30 pm

    What is a Jane’s Walk? Jane’s Walks are free, locally organized walking tours, in which people get together to explore, talk about and celebrate their neighborhoods. Where more traditional tours are a bit like walking lectures,… Read More

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    City Nature Challenge 2018: FOREST PARK

    Saturday, Apr 28, 2018
    11:30 am – 5:30 pm

    Join us, as our project partner The Trust for Public Land and Friends of the QueensWay take the lead in hosting a Forest Park BioBlitz project this year as part of the annual 2018 City Nature… Read More

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    Walk the QueensWay with MAS

    Saturday, Apr 14, 2018
    2:00 pm – 4:30 pm

    The Municipal Arts Society hosts this tour with guides from The Trust for Public Land and Friends of the QueensWay for a 2.5 mile walk alongside the northern section of this proposed “cultural greenway” that will… Read More

  • NewsNovember 22, 2017

    Press Coverage for new QueensWay Afterschool Program

    Earlier this fall, high school students from the Metropolitan Expeditionary Learning School (MELS) began their scientific research on the QueensWay as part of the after-school program, which is supported by AT&T, The Trust for Public Land,… Read More

  • NewsNovember 6, 2017

    Drizzle Won’t Keep Us Away! It’s My Park!

    What happens when a community group such as Friends of the QueensWay takes advantage of opportunities such as the Partnerships for Parks It’s My Park initiative and New Yorkers for Parks Daffodil Project?   A meeting… Read More

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    QueensWay Table at IWWA Advocacy Resource Fair

    Thursday, Nov 16, 2017
    6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

    Get Involved! Join us at the Advocacy Resource Fair with special guests, members drawn from a wide range of backgrounds and political views as  the grassroots group of Queens citizens It’s Who We Are host, in partnership… Read More

  • NewsOctober 23, 2017

    Cleanup on the tracks gives us a teaser!

    On Sunday, Oct 22nd, the Friends of the QueensWay in collaboration with Earth Citizens Club, hosted a cleanup on the tracks. About thirty volunteers were in attendance, channeling their best energy to handle some of the… Read More

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    Its My Park: Cleanup + Daffodil Planting

    Sunday, Nov 5, 2017
    12:00 pm – 2:30 pm

    We are bringing back our Daffodil Planting event, this time in Ozone Park, at Officer Nicholas Demutiis Park. Thanks to Partnerships for Parks’ It’s My Park initiative, the Friends of the QueensWay will be able to… Read More

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    QueensWay Cleanup

    Sunday, Oct 22, 2017
    9:00 am – 1:00 pm

    After hosting cleanups and plantings off the tracks, we are back this year with a Cleanup on the Tracks. As we all know, they continue to be a home for litter and much worse. Join us,… Read More

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    QueensWay Walking Tour

    Saturday, Oct 7, 2017
    11:00 am – 1:30 pm

    RSVP HERE This walking tour of the QueensWay is primarily a tour on city streets adjoining the QueensWay with a brief walk on the rail bed section in Forest Park (please wear long pants, and hiking or… Read More