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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.

  • Hamilton: An American Musical Richard Rodgers Theater | New York
    Weekly: Mon. 8 p.m.; Tue. 8 p.m.; Wed. 2 p.m., 8 p.m.; Thu. 8 p.m.;... Lin-Manuel Miranda's musical biography of Alexander Hamilton; inspired by the book by Ron Chernow ...

  • The King and I Lincoln Center Theater: Vivian Beaumont Theater | New York
    Weekly: Sun.Tue.Wed.Thu.Fri.Sat. Musical by Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II, based on the book "Anna and the ...

  • Fiddler on the Roof Broadway Theatre | New York
    Weekly: Sun. 3 p.m.; Tue. 7 p.m.; Wed. 2 p.m., 8 p.m.; Thu. 7 p.m.;... Musical by Jerry Bock, Sheldon Harnick and Joseph Stein, set in Tsarist Russia in 1905 ...

  • If I Were a Whaler The Whaling Museum and Education Center | Cold Spring Harbor
    Weekly: Sun. 11 a.m.-5 p.m.; Tue. Noon-4 p.m.; Wed. Noon-4 p.m.; Thu.... Depicting the whaler's role at sea through interactive, hands-on stations; includes a collection of nautical ...

  • Veterans Assistance Northport VA Medical Center | Northport
    Weekdays: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Veterans are encouraged to enroll for health care at the Northport VA Medical Center or ...

  • Veterans Reintegration Bay Shore, NY | Bay Shore
    Daily. United Veterans Beacon House offers free resume preparation, job search, interview and placement assistance, as ...

  • Veterans Food Pantry John J. Lynch Veterans Place | Yaphank
    Weekdays: 9 a.m.-Noon Veterans pantry services ...

  • Southampton Under Siege: The British Occupation of Southampton During the Revolutionary War Rogers Mansion, Southampton Historical Museum | Southampton
    Weekly: Tue. 11 a.m.-4 p.m.; Wed. 11 a.m.-4 p.m.; Thu. 11 a.m.-4 p.m.;... Exhibition (video, physical displays, exhibit catalog) revealing the history of colonial and revolutionary Southampton, focusing ...

  • Knitting Lakeview Public Library | Rockville Centre
    Weekly: Tue. 6-7 p.m.; Thu. 6-7 p.m.Through Tue. 8/30. Work on existing projects or learn something new, bring needles and yarn, register ...

  • In Print Hofstra University Museum: David Filderman Gallery | Hempstead
    Weekly: Sun. Noon-4 p.m.; Tue. 11 a.m.-4 p.m.; Wed. 11 a.m.-4 p.m.;... Exhibition, dating from the 17th-21st centuries, presenting a wide range of printmaking processes such as ...

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