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Long Island Children’s Museum to host Kwanzaa celebration

A Kwanzaa celebration will be held at 2

A Kwanzaa celebration will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday at the Long Island Children's Museum in Garden City. Credit: Long Island Children’s Museum

Kwanzaa is the time when many African-American families get together to give thanks and enjoy the blessings of family. Join Zeta Phi Beta Sorority and the Long Island Children’s Museum in celebrating the holiday at 2 p.m. Wednesday at the museum in Garden City.

Learn about the meaning behind Kwanzaa, enjoy storytelling, music and dance and make necklaces and a welcome banner for the home. For ages 3 and older; free with museum admission but ticket required. Tickets are first come, first served that day; request one when you arrive at the front desk. Space is limited. The children’s museum is at 11 Davis Ave. in Garden City and is $13 per person ages 1 and older, $12 for seniors ages 65 and older and free for infants.

For more information, call 516-224-5800 or visit

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