Black History Month events on LI

The DrUUmatics with John Ward, far right, plays

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

  • Children's Art Exhibit Old Babylon Town Hall | Babylon
    Weekly: Mon. 10 a.m.-3 p.m.; Tue. 10 a.m.-3 p.m.; Wed. 10 a.m.-3 p.m.;... Works by students in grades K-8, presented by Suffolk County Art Leader Association and Babylon ...

  • Steve Alpert and James Slezak: Art Show Jamesport Manor Inn | Jamesport
    Weekly: Sun. 11:30 a.m.-9:30 p.m.; Wed. 11:30 a.m.-9:30 p.m.; Thu.... Landscape paintings (Alpert) and photographs, some showing the power and beauty of wind, ocean and ...

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    Hunting the Whale: The Rise and Fall of a Southampton Industry Rogers Mansion, Southampton Historical Museum | Southampton
    Weekly: Wed. 11 a.m.-4 p.m.; Thu. 11 a.m.-4 p.m.; Fri. 11 a.m.-4 p.m.;... Interactive exhibit documenting Southampton Village’s prominent role in the whaling industry during the mid-19th century; ...

  • Africans in India: From Slaves to Generals and Rulers Charles B. Wang Center | Stony Brook
    Weekly: Sun. Noon-8 p.m.; Mon. 9 a.m.-8 p.m.; Tue. 9 a.m.-8 p.m.; Wed.... Exhibition retracing the lives and achievements of Africans in the Indian subcontinent from the 16th ...

  • Mark Edward Harris: A Wanderluster in Asia Charles B. Wang Center | Stony Brook
    Weekly: Sun. Noon-8 p.m.; Mon. 9 a.m.-8 p.m.; Tue. 9 a.m.-8 p.m.; Wed.... Harris' humanistic photographs of daily life taken during his travels in Asia, including China, Japan, ...

  • Long Island Craft Guild Fiber & Clay Media Groups: Blue Oyster Bay Historical Society | Oyster Bay
    Weekly: Sun. 1-4 p.m.; Tue. 10 a.m.-2 p.m.; Wed. 10 a.m.-2 p.m.; Thu.... Artists working in fiber and clay express ideas about the color blue in all its ...

  • Exhibit: Roxanne Panero - Scenes from Nature Quogue Library | Quogue
    Daily. Through Sun. 4/30. Art exhibit featuring the works of Roxanne Panero. Reception held on April 9, 3:30 - ...

  • East End Collected3 Southampton Arts Center | Southampton
    Weekly: Sun. Noon-6 p.m.; Thu. Noon-6 p.m.; Fri. Noon-6 p.m.; Sat.... Exhibition, curated by Paton Miller, marking the Southampton Arts Center as a home where the ...

  • Connecting Art to Life Mills Pond House | St. James
    Weekly: Sun. Noon-4 p.m.; Wed. 10 a.m.-4 p.m.; Thu. 10 a.m.-4 p.m.;... Works by Long Island artists Anthony Freda and Margaret Minardi; reception 2-4 p.m. April 22 ...

  • 39 Steps Union Square Theater | New York
    Weekly: Sun. 3 p.m.; Mon. 7 p.m.; Wed. 2 p.m., 8 p.m.; Thu. 8 p.m.;... Patrick Barlow's comic adaptation of Alfred Hitchcock's 1935 spy thriller film and John Buchan's 1915 ...

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