Out Astoria April 2010 Newsletter, Vol 1

Upcoming Out Astoria Events and News

April Dinner at Thai Pavilion, Wed 14 Apr, 7pm-9pm – 37-10 30th AvenueThai Pavillion’s Website

Celebrate Spring with Out Astoria at our April Dinner! The weather is getting hotter and so are our events. Come to Thai Pavillion on Wednesday, April 14th at 7pm for a dinner as spicy as you can handle. As always, please be accurate with your RSVP so we can be accurate with our reservation!

RSVP on Facebook

April Mixer at MiX Cafe, Fri 16 Apr, 8pm-11pm – 40-17 30th AvenueMiX’s Website

We return to MiX Cafe and Lounge for a fun night of hearty drinking, great schmoozing, and hot Astorians.

Details will be laid out in the Facebook Event.

Out Astoria Wine Tasting at Astoria Wine and Spirits, Thu 22 Apr, 7pm-9pm – 34-12 BroadwayAstoria Wine and Spirits’ Yelp Page

Sample FREE WINE at Astoria Wine & Spirits, a local favorite where you can always count on excellent advice on choosing just the right bottle of vino.

RSVP on Facebook

April Brunch at Bareburger, Sun 25 Apr, 1:30pm-3:30pm – 33-21 31st AvenueBareburger’s Website

If you like organic foods, you’ll love Bareburger! This is not your Pappy’s burgers either–there are tons of choices of meat (Elk, Bison, Ostrich, Veggie) as well as choices of buns (Whole Grain… even Wraps!).

This is a sure pleaser for a great Out Astoria Brunch. Facebook Invite forthcoming.

Other Notices of Interest

Queens Lesbian and Gay Pride Mixer at Friends Tavern, Thur 15 Apr 6:30pm-8:30pm – 78-11 Roosevelt Ave, Jackson Heights Friends Tavern Website Queens Lesbian and Gay Pride Committee Website

The Committee that organizes Queens Pride invites you to join them for a mixer at Friends Tavern. Come meet the committee members, join the fun of organizing Queens Pride, and make a difference! Queens Pride Parade and Festival is the first week in June, and is held in Jackson Heights. Out Astoria will be looking for volunteers on that day.

For More Information, or to RSVP look at their Facebook Invite HERE

Queens Red Cross Casino Night at Queens College Ballroom, Fri 23 Apr 7pm-11pm – 65-30 Kissena Blvd, Flushing Official Site

Join for a fundraiser benefiting the American Red Cross in Greater NY – Queens Area Office.

What’s Included: Casino Games, entertainment by Beat2Beat NY, hors d’oeuvres, parking, play money, amazing prizes

Prizes include 4 night stay in Orlando 4 star condo with 5bedrooms/5.5bath/private pool as well as fitness center, game room, putting green, and more on the property.
Large screen TV, golf outing, weekend stays in Montauk, Yankees and Mets tickets, spa/restaurant and shopping certificates and more
Where: Queens College Ballroom, Student Union Bldg, 4th Fl

Advance tickets $35/At the door $45.
Parking in Student Union Parking corner of Kissena and Melbourne
Cash bar, must be 21 and over to enter

To purchase tickets, contact Ashma at (718) 558-0053 ext. 107
email queensevents@nyredcross.org or go to http://american.redcross.org/QueensCasinoNight

Get 2-4-1 Admission to Noguchi Museum,3338 10th St, 1 Mar – 31 May 2010 Noguchi Museum Website

With the enclosed Museum Discovery Pass, you can get this discount admission to Noguchi Museum as well as the American Folk Museum, Asia Society Museum, The Jacque Marchais Museum of Tibetan Art, Museum of Chinese in America, Rubin Museum of Art, and The Studio Museum in Harlem.

Thanks to Matt Haugen for the tip!

Download the pass HERE