MK Vision Center is raffling off a FREE pair of Mott & Bayard sunglasses & a MxB hoodie

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MK Vision Center, located at 107-29 71st Ave in Forest Hills is at it again.

The leading optical company, known for their giveaways and fashion forward eyewear team, is hosting their newest Mott & Bayard Eyewear giveaway for new email newsletter subscribers!

The winner will get a FREE pair of MB sunglasses PLUS a nice hoodie. Subscribe here to enter the raffle.

Click here to learn more about Mott & Bayard Eyewear.


Film screening & potluck in the Gardens this Thursday


Interested in attending a free film screening and potluck? Well, head to tomorrow’s event hosted by the Forest Hills CSA.
Bring your favorite homemade dish, as well as a place setting, and stop by to enjoy a variety of foods and mingling with neighbors.
The Forest Hills CSA will screen “Blue Gold: World Water Wars,” a film about the fight for water around the globe. Following the film, there will be a discussion.
To help cut down on waste, the Forest Hills CSA is “asking all attendees to bring their own reusable cup, dish and cutlery rather than using plastic.”

RSVP for the public event on the Facebook event page. You can also leave a comment of what you’re bringing to the event.

The event is taking place on Thursday, Oct. 5 from 5:30 – 8:30 p.m. at The Church-in-the-Gardens, 50 Ascan Avenue, in Forest Hills Gardens.


The Kew-Forest School Open House Dates Announced

For grades Pre-K through 12th, The Kew-Forest School is the oldest independent, co-ed, college preparatory school in Queens.

Open House Dates

Wednesday, October 4 • 8:15am – 11am (While school is in session)

Saturday, October 14 • 1pm – 5pm (In conjunction with our Founder’s Day Carnival)

Wednesday, November 8 • 8:15am – 10:30am (While school is in session)

Saturday, December 2 • 1pm – 3pm


With 230+ students, The Kew-Forest School is small by design, inclusive, and globally representative, with approximately 60 nationalities on campus and 20 languages spoken at home. Their school provides a safe, nurturing, and intellectually vigorous environment.
For more information, contact Bradley Walters, Director of Enrollment Management, at 718.268.4667 ext. 125 or by email


Kew Forest is located at 119-17 Union Turnpike in Forest Hills.


Instagram: @thekewforestschool – Official account of the Kew-Forest School
@cjmacmullen – Official account of Head of School, Carla Jantos MacMullen
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MK Vision to raffle off Ray-Ban sunglasses and other prizes at Sunday street fair

This Sunday, September 24th, the Forest Hills street fair will be taking place on Austin Street between 69th to 72nd Roads.

From 10AM – 6PM, attendees can enjoy variety of activities for the whole family. Lots of local craft artists, merchants and restaurants. Live Music, Food, Crafts, Rides, Antiques, and more.

Head to MK Vision Center’s tent, between 70th Ave. and 70th Rd., to enter to win awesome prizes. Ray-Ban sunglasses, an Aigner Chocolates gift basket, Mott & Bayard Eyeglasses, and a $50 store gift card will all be raffled off.

“We enjoy supporting our local community. We want to make residents happy and spread awareness about eye care,” said store owner Kaleena Ma. “Come say hi at our tent,” she added excitedly.



Enjoy some beers in the gardens for a good cause


Looking for a good brew? Want to donate to a good cause? Well, attend Beer in the Gardens and you can accomplish both! On Sunday, October 1 from 1 to 4:30 p.m. at The Community House in Forest Hills Gardens, there will be dozens of beers to enjoy, including from Five Boroughs, Wartega, Finback and Lineup. Proceeds will go towards the Face to Face Project. Tickets are $25 per person and can be found at