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Black History Month events on LI

The DrUUmatics with John Ward, far right, plays

(Credit: Newsday / Audrey C. Tiernan)

Celebrate the achievements of African Americans throughout history this February by taking part in events all around Long Island.

  • Vernacular Visions Nassau County Museum of Art | Roslyn Harbor
    Weekly: Sun. 11 a.m.-4:45 p.m.; Tue. 11 a.m.-4:45 p.m.; Wed. 11... Works by four contemporary Long Island artists: Susan Cushing of Southampton, Richard Gachot of Old ...

  • Film: Drawn from Nature Nassau County Museum of Art | Roslyn Harbor
    Weekly: Sun. 11 a.m.; Sat.Through Sun. 7/12. "Drawn from Nature" presents the dramatic life story of naturalist John James Audubon, an adventurer ...

  • Career and Education Resource Center Farmingdale Library | Farmingdale
    Weekly: Tue. 5-9 p.m.Through Tue. 7/28. A career development facilitator will be available for those looking for employment, switching careers or ...

  • Senior Connections Farmingdale Library | Farmingdale
    Weekly: Tue. 10 a.m.-Noon; Wed. 10 a.m.-Noon; Thu. 10 a.m.-NoonThrough... Information referral and counseling service for seniors ...

  • Exhibit: Nature in Pop-Up Books South Fork Natural History Museum and Nature Center | Bridgehampton
    Daily. Through Sun. 7/12. Small exhibit of nature-themed pop-up books from The PopupLady's collection, viewable during museum hours ...

  • Sister Act Gateway Playhouse in Bellport | Bellport
    Weekly: Sun.Tue.Wed.Thu.Fri.Sat.Through Sat. 7/18. Musical by Alan Menken, Glenn Slater, and Cheri and Bill Steinkellner, adapted from the Touchstone ...

  • American Legion Meeting Knights of Columbus Greenlawn | Greenlawn
    Monthly: 2nd Wed. 8 p.m. Soldiers, veterans and their family can ask questions ...

  • Stepping On: Fall Prevention Workshop East Hampton Senior/Youth Center | East Hampton
    Weekly: Wed. 10 a.m.-Noon A seven week fall prevention workshop ending May 20 led by health professionals and local ...

  • Stepping On Brookhaven Roe YMCA Day Camp | Holtsville
    Weekly: Wed. 1-3 p.m. A seven week fall prevention workshop ending June 10 led by health professionals and local ...

  • Nassau Hiking Outdoor Jones Beach Boardwalk | Wantagh
    Weekly: Wed. 10 a.m.Through Wed. 7/29. 4 mile hike, meet at West End Field 6. Bring lunch and beach chair to ...

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