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Your resource for all things LIC                            November 2nd, 2017
Our Awards Gala Is Less Than 2 Weeks Away!
Please join LIC Partnership along with 350+ business, civic, and community leaders for our  30th Annual Awards Gala  as we honor Boyce Technologies and Hour Children .

A limited amount of ad slots are still available! Boost your visibility at the event by  purchasing an ad in our event program.  Sponsorship packages  are also still available.  Our print deadline is TOMORROW, 11/3.   

We are delighted to announce our caterer for the event, LICP Member Neuman's Kitchen , as well as our LIC-based vendors, Big Alice Brewing Co., Doughnut Plant, John Brown Smokehouse, Murray's Cheese, Sugarcube and White Coffee. Limited vendor spots are still available! Interested vendors p lease contact our  Events Manager, Christine Carroll  to sign up.

We would also like to thank our event sponsors, without whom our upcoming Gala would not be possible. Our latest sponsors include Boyce TechnologiesDouglaston Development , and  Normandy Real Estate Partners . A full list of our event sponsors can be found on our  Gala website.
NYC Marathon Passing LIC This Weekend
The 2017 TCS New York City Marathon will take place this Sunday, November 5, bringing together an estimated 50,000 participants and 1 million spectators across the city. Runners will pass through much of LIC as the race route includes both the P u laski and Queensboro Bridge s , so please be aware of street closures for much of the day. And be sure to check out the spectator guide for the best places to watch, ways to volunteer, the schedule of events, and apps to stay connected to all the action. Good luck and congratulations to all participants!
Small Business Saturday
The 8th Annual Small Business Saturday is less than month away on November 25th and the LIC Partnership is excited to once again be a Neighborhood Champion to help LIC businesses get the full benefit of this opportunity, including free marketing materials, online promotion, and significant citywide advertising.

Are you a business owner? Sign up to participate and receive free promotional materials by completing this brief online form. Contact Dan Benjoya, Director of BID Field Operations or Sam Wynne, Operations Manager & Ambassador with any questions.
Support LIC Artists and The Plaxall Gallery

For the past eleven months, LIC Artists (LIC-A) has found a home at The Plaxall Gallery. As the end of the year approaches, they've launched a Kickstarter campaign to help them operate in the same capacity in 2018.  Help keep the arts community in LIC alive and flourishing by donating today.   
Aid Available To Businesses Impacted by Hurricane Sandy
The NYC Department of Small Business Services is available to support businesses before, during and after emergencies. If your business was impacted by Hurricane Sandy, you may be eligible for free, on-site, on-on-one risk assessment.  Learn more about the services available via SBS's BusinessPREP program and apply today for a dedicated assessment. 
LIC Photo of the Week
photo by Rob Basch @fox11chris

Use hashtag #LICQNS on Instagram or Twitter to submit your photo of the week. Be sure to give us a follow on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.
Perk of the Week

Receive $2 off of your service with your LIC Parks Card at Crescent Barbershop.
42-15 Crescent Street
Long Island City, NY 11101

Check the  Perks Page  to view offers + request a Perks card. 
LIC Businesses:  Offer a Partnership Perk
Thank you to our Annual Sponsors

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LIC in the News
Indie Food & Wine to open in Court Square first week of November
-LIC Post

Flushing and Long Island City residential buildings rank among top 10 best-selling in NYC

Hunters Point Parks Conservancy looking for volunteers, plans to plant 6,300 tulip and daffodil bulbs
-LIC Post

Things to Do in LIC This Week


Thurs, 11/2 - Sun, 11/5 at 12PM

Edison Price Lighting Gallery
Thurs, 11/2 at 12:30PM

Socrates Sculpture Park
Thurs, 11/2 - Wed, 11/8 at 3PM

First Person Xperience
Thurs, 11/2 - Wed, 11/8 at 5PM

Matted LIC
Thurs, 11/2 - Wed, 11/8 at 6PM

Thurs, 11/2 at 7:30PM

Good Shepherd United Methodist Church
Thurs, 11/2 - Sat, 11/4 at 8PM

The Creek and The Cave
Thurs, 11/2 at 8PM

The Creek and The Cave
Thurs, 11/2 at 10PM

This Weekend

Con Edison Learning Center
Fri, 11/3 at 8AM

Teen Digital Media Lab
Museum of the Moving Image
Fri, 11/3 at 4PM

WeWork Studio Square
Fri, 11/3 at 6PM

Museum of the Moving Image - Redstone Theater
Fri, 11/3 - Sun, 11/5 at 7PM

Art House Astoria
Fri, 11/3 at 7:30PM

Museum of the Moving Image - Bartos Screening Room
Fri, 11/3 - Sun, 11/5 at 7:30PM

Fri, 11/3 at 8PM

Queens Council on the Arts
Fri, 11/3 at 8:30PM

Salsa in Queens
Fri, 11/3 at 9PM

Fusion Lounge NY
Fri, 11/3 at 10PM

Museum of the Moving Image
Sat, 11/4 at 9:30AM

Hunters Point South Park
Sat, 11/4 at 10AM

TIPDI's Warm Welcome Dance Weekend
Joffrey Dance Center
Sat, 11/4 - Sun, 11/5 at 10AM

Museum of the Moving Image - Paik Room / HBO Production Lab
Sat, 11/4 - Sun, 11/5 at 11AM

Swim Team
Museum of the Moving Image - Bartos Screening
Sat, 11/4 - Sun, 11/5 at 11AM

Museum of the Moving Image - Redstone Theater
Sat, 11/4 - Sun, 11/5 at 12:30PM

Fushia Restaurant
Sat, 11/4 at 2PM

Museum of the Moving Image - Bartos Screening Room
Sat, 11/4 at 5PM

Necessary Studios
Sat, 11/4 at 6PM

The Plaxall Gallery
Sat, 11/4 at 6PM

The Astor Room
Sat, 11/4 at 7:30PM

The Creek and The Cave
Sat, 11/4 at 8PM

Museum of the Moving Image - Bartos Screening Room
Sun, 11/5 at 5PM

Greater Astoria Historical Society
Sun, 11/5 at 7PM

Next Week

Division of School Facilities
Tues, 11/7 at 9AM

Socrates Sculpture Park
Tues, 11/7 - Wed, 11/8 at 9AM

Queerly Comedic
Tues, 11/7 at 9PM

Solar One Lab
Wed, 11/8 at 9AM

Museum of the Moving Image - Bartos Screening Room
Wed, 11/8 at 3PM

LIC Beer Project
Wed, 11/8 at 6PM

50-12 Vernon Blvd (rear)
Wed, 11/8 at 7PM

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Transportation Updates


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