LI Black History Month events 2012

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.

  • 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 ...

  • John Graham: Maverick Modernist Parrish Art Museum | Water Mill
    Weekly: Sun. 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Mon. 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Wed. 10 a.m.-5 p.m.;... Approximately 55 paintings and a selection of important works on paper surveying the entire career ...

  • Art Show: Roses Roses Roses Bellmore Library | Bellmore
    Daily. Through Wed. 5/31. Art exhibit featuring "Roses, Roses, Roses" by Jewel Ruz, art reception to meet the artist ...

  • Anchor: A Whale of a Show Sag Harbor Whaling Museum | Sag Harbor
    Weekly: Sun. 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Mon. 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Tue. 10 a.m.-5 p.m.;... Annual exhibition paying tribute to this once thriving seaport and whaling port; artists include Paul ...

  • Mastic Memorial Day Parade Mastic, NY | Mastic
    Mon. 5/29 11 a.m.
    Begins at Montauk Highway and Herkimer Street to the Mastic firehouse for a ceremony ...

  • Memorial Day Mass Westbury, NY | Westbury
    Mon. 5/29 11 a.m.
    Services held at Holy Rood Cemetery, 111 Old Country Rd. ...

  • 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 ...

  • 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 ...

  • 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 ...

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