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LI Black History Month events

The DrUUmatics with John Ward, far right, plays

(Credit: Newsday / Audrey C. Tiernan)

Celebrate the achievements of African Americans throughout history by taking part in these events on Long Island all month long.

The DrUUmatics, right, with John Ward, far right, on lead djembe and alongside Sharon Nanos (in sleeveless burgundy top) play during the Hale Smith Concert on Feb. 5, 2012, at South Nassau Unitarian Universalist Congregation in Freeport. The congregation presents a Multicultural Salute to Black History Month on Feb. 26, 2012.

  • Setauket Village Green Walking Tour Setauket Presbyterian Church | Setauket
    Sun. 8/2 2 p.m.; Sat. 8/29 2 p.m.; Sat. 10/24 2 p.m.
    Discover Setauket's rich history as you explore its architecture and beautiful natural environment. Tour lasts ...

  • IAM Pocket Sized Islip Art Museum | East Islip
    Weekly: Sun. Noon-4 p.m.; Thu. 10 a.m.-4 p.m.; Fri. 10 a.m.-4 p.m.;... Contemporary miniature works of art in all media (8"x8" maximum size without frame), with curator ...

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    Bethpage Polo at the Park Bethpage State Park | Farmingdale
    Weekly: Sun. 2-5 p.m.Through Sun. 10/11. Bethpage Polo at the Park takes place every Sunday afternoon, gates open at 2 p.m., ...

  • Long Island Ducks VS Bridgeport Bluefish Bethpage Ballpark | Central Islip
    Sun. 8/2 5:05 p.m.; Mon. 8/3 11:05 a.m.; Tue. 9/1 6:35 p.m.; Wed. 9/2... See the Long Island Ducks VS Bridgeport Bluefish. Fireworks on June 20, Aug. 1, Sept. ...

  • Island Park Street Fair Island Park, NY | Island Park
    Sun. 8/2 10 a.m.-6 p.m.
    Various crafts, gifts and food vendors, held on Long Beach Road between Warwick Road to ...

  • Long Island Sound and Art Festival Northport Village Park | Northport
    Sun. 8/2 Noon-6:30 p.m.
    Live music, drum circle, vendors, art, hula demonstrations, face paintings and more ...

  • Beech Tree Concerts: Cross Island (Piano Trio) Old Westbury Gardens | Old Westbury
    Sun. 8/2 3 p.m.
    Classical, jazz, and Latin music, with cellist Suzanne Mueller, pianist Elinor Abrams and clarinetist Sandy ...

  • Billy Elliot The Musical Patchogue Theatre for the Performing Arts | Patchogue
    Weekly: Sun.Tue.Wed.Thu.Fri.Sat.Through Sat. 8/8. Musical by Elton John and Lee Hall, based on the 2000 film of the same ...

  • Special Athlete Softball Program Holbrook Country Club | Holbrook
    Weekly: Sun. 2-4 p.m.Through Sun. 10/25. Featuring skills training, softball games and tournaments, all skill levels are welcome, for ages 5 ...

  • The 39 Steps BroadHollow's BayWay Arts Center in East Islip | East Islip
    Sun. 8/2 2:30 p.m.; Fri. 8/7 8 p.m.; Sat. 8/8 8 p.m.; Sun. 8/9 2:30... Patrick Barlow's comic adaptation of Alfred Hitchcock's 1935 spy thriller film and John Buchan's 1915 ...

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