NYS Parks on Long Island Celebrate Black History Month

Written by Long Island News & PR  |  13. January 2017

Long Island, NY - January 12, 2017 - The New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation is pleased to announce Black History Month 2017 at your Long Island State Parks.

The month long celebration highlights some of America’s notable African Americans and their accomplishments through art work and informative posters. We invite you to visit us to learn more about these great Americans and their impact on American history and culture.

Displays will be set up for the month of February and admission is free. Please call the park directly to confirm hours.

Cultural Displays throughout the month of February are at these Long Island State Parks:

LI State Parks Regional Headquarters-Lobby Monday-Friday 10am-4pm

Jones Beach State Park-Field 4-Central Mall Daily 8:30am-4:30pm

Nissequogue River State Park-Administration Building Daily 8am-4pm

Planting Fields Arboretum State Historic Park-Visitor Center Sunday-Thursday 11am-4pm

For more information please call the park directly or visit us at www.nysparks.com.

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